Modern and elegant, belongs to the renowned Portuguese chain Vila Gale, guaranteeing a high standard of services. Beautifully located by the ocean, with a view of the Desertas Islands, it ensures comfortable accommodation conditions. Tasteful interiors, maintained in fashionable pastel colours, will appeal to the tastes of the most demanding Guests. An additional asset of the hotel is the popular all inclusive programme, offered only by a few hotels in Madeira.
LOCATION: on the eastern coast of Madeira, approx. 200 m from the centre of not too big SANTA CRUZ, where there are restaurants, bars and shops, at the shore of the ocean; approx. 20 km from the capital of the island Funchal, approx. 1.5 km from the airport in Santa Cruz; approx. 150 m from the bus stop.
BEACH: Praia das Palmeiras, public, approx. 50 m from the hotel, across the road; rocky.
HOTEL: four-star, modern, built in 2006, 262 rooms, 4 floors, 4 elevators, spacious, elegant hall, 24h reception, 2 restaurants: Versátil, buffet meals, specializing in Portuguese cuisine, Inevitável, à la carte, specialties from the regional, Madeiran cuisine, 2 bars: Vila Galé Café and Soul & Blues; conference centre for max. 500 people, garden, free wireless Internet; extra charged: laundry, childcare, room service; amenities for the handicapped; credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Diners Club.
ROOM:standard: 2-person (1 extra bed available), approx. 25 m², tastefully and modernly furnished; individually controlled air-conditioning or heating, bathroom (shower, wc; hairdryer), wireless Internet, satellite TV (LCD), CD/DVD, telephone, mini-bar, safety deposit box, kettle (on order); additionally for newlyweds: bouquet of flowers, fruit basket, a bottle of sparkling wine; free cot for children up to 2 years old on order before arrival; balcony (table and chairs); sea-view at a charge.
SPORT AND ENTERTAINMENT: swimming pool for adults, fresh water, approx. 480 m², depth from 1.33 to 1.47 m, free umbrellas, sunbeds and towels, paddling pool for children, fresh water, approx. 30 m², depth up to 36 cm; playroom for children, piano bar, entertainment programme a few times a week (depending on the season); Spa centre with an indoor swimming pool (swimming cap required), jacuzzi, Turkish bath, Vichy showers, fitness room; at a charge: massages and cosmetics treatments; watersports on the beach, diving; golf course approx. 15 km from the hotel.
ALL INCLUSIVE: breakfast (7.30-10.30), lunch (12.30-14.30), dinner (19.00-22.00) - buffet in the Versatil restaurant; between meals in the bar: snacks, coffee (10.30-18.00), cakes (15.00-17.00), ice cream (12.00-17.00); unlimited soft drinks and local alcoholic drinks in indicated bar (10.00-23.00); dinner at à la carte restaurant once a stay (earlier reservation at the reception required).
CONTACT: 00351/291529000, www.vilagale.com
The hours of serving meals provided in the offer as well as the functioning of particular elements of the hotel infrastructure may be subject to slight changes due to seasonality, weather conditions, guests' requests or force majeure, which the hotelier will not have the control of.
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