On the southernmost tip of sunny Portugal in the beautiful seaside town of Vilamoura, Hotel Vila Gale Marina sits 300 yards from a stunning beach and close to the marina and the area's renowned golf courses. Two beaches flanking Vilamoura's marina extend for nearly 11 km (7 miles). In summer, personal watercraft, kayaks, and windsurfers can be rented from independent operators on the beaches. A casino, tennis courts, and various water sports are all nearby.
At the center of the 10-story, U-shaped Hotel Vila Gale Marina is a garden courtyard and a sundeck furnished with cushioned lounge chairs along with 2 outdoor pools, including a children's pool. After exploring this charming region, guests can relax in the spa tub, Turkish bath, or outdoor pool. The Bounty Bar serves soups, sandwiches, salads, and a light menu, while the Galeão restaurant serves buffet dinner or an international and Portuguese a la carte menu. A free hot/cold buffet breakfast is served each morning.
Access to a health club, which includes a steam room and a fitness room containing cardio and weight machines, is available for a daily surcharge. The health club's heated indoor pool provides year-round swimming (access to the pool is complimentary). WiFi is complimentary.
Hotel Vila Gale Marina offers 243 guestrooms and suites. Balconies with dining sets overlook the pools and the marina across the street. Nautical decor includes dark-green furnishings with polished-brass corners, porthole framed mirrors, brass-lantern lamps, pale-yellow walls, white ceilings, green-and-maroon carpeting, and beige bedspreads. Green-and-white tiled bathrooms include shower/tub combinations. Minibars, LCD digital TVs, free WiFi, and in-room safes are available.