Vila Gale Ampalius
LocationThis attractive hotel is situated directly next to the beach and is centrally located in the tourist area of Vilamoura. Nearby, guests will find the local casino. The marina is just 200 metres away and scores of shops and other entertainment attractions are located in the immediate vicinity. The nearest golf course lies 2 km from the hotel and it is just 50 metres to the nearest public transport connection.
Facilities54 junior suites, 30 suites and 273 double rooms are located on 10 storeys and can be reached by lift. Guests are warmly welcomed by multilingual staff at the 24-hour reception desk in the lobby. Check-in/check-out service is available round the clock. Amenities include a baggage storage service and a safe. Wireless internet access (no extra charge) is provided in public areas. The tour desk offers assistance with booking excursions. The apartment hotel has wheelchair-accessible facilities. There are a number of shops as well. The grounds of the hotel feature a playground and a lovely garden. Additional amenities include a newspaper stand and a playroom. Guests arriving by car can park their vehicles in the garage (for a fee) or in the car park. Further services and facilities include a babysitting service (for a fee), room service (for a fee), a laundry service, a hairdresser and a coin-operated laundry. A bicycle hire service provides all the necessary equipment for exploring the surrounding area.
RoomsAir conditioning and central heating ensure that rooms maintain comfortable temperatures. Guests can enjoy the sea view from a balcony or terrace. Extra beds can be requested. A safe, a minibar and a desk are also available. Additional features include a refrigerator and a mini fridge. Other features include a direct dial telephone, a television with satellite/cable channels, a radio and WiFi (no extra charge). The bathrooms have a shower, a bathtub and a bidet. For additional convenience, bathrooms also provide a hairdryer. For extra comfort in the bathrooms, guests are offered cosmetic products. Guests can also book wheelchair-friendly rooms with wheelchair-accessible bathrooms. The hotel has smoking rooms.
Sports/EntertainmentThe freshwater pool complex includes indoor and outdoor pools, which are in part heated, as well as a children's swimming area. Guests can treat themselves to refreshing drinks at the poolside snack bar and a relaxing soak in the hot tub (for a fee). A short break or an entire afternoon on the sun terrace, which features sun loungers and parasols, is time well spent. A variety of activities are available at the apartment hotel, for example cycling/mountain biking and beach volleyball or, for a fee, tennis, basketball and golf. Water sports enthusiasts are offered diving. Guests can choose from a wide range of indoor sporting activities, such as callisthenics and aerobics or, for a fee, a gym, table tennis and billiards. There is a wellness area with a spa, a hammam, a beauty salon and hydrotherapy treatments and, for an additional fee, a sauna, a steam bath and massage treatments. Leisure facilities include an entertainment programme, a kids' club and a casino.
MealsDining facilities include a non-smoking restaurant, a dining room, a café and a bar. Catering options include bed and breakfast, half board and full board. A generous breakfast buffet, a lunch Ã la carte and a comprehensive dinner buffet offer plenty of delicious variety. Special culinary options, such as vegetarian dishes, are also available.