Vidamar Algarve Hotel
Gale, Algarve

Rating 5

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating
Based on 1537 reviews

Vidamar Algarve Hotel
Gale, Algarve

Rating 5


The hotel is located in front of the Salgados beach accessed by wooden walkways and is adjacent to the Salgados golf course, a family friendly property with facilities for both adults and children to enjoy.


Vidamar Algarve Hotel is located next to the Salgado Golf Course and right next to the Salgados dunes and 6km long sandy beach. It is also close to the unspoiled surroundings of the nature reserve (300m). The resort town of Gale is approx 1.8km and Albufeira is also just a short drive away (9km).

Faro Airport is approx 50km away.


Vidamar Algarve Hotel is set in spacious palm gardens next to the 18 hole Salgados Golf Course with direct access to the beach. Leisure facilities include three saltwater pools and a children's pool, sun terraces and a kids club for ages 4-11 yrs (seasonal). There is a nightly supervision service (18:30-22:30) including dinner and entertainment for children 4-11 yrs (opening times vary during winter months). Please note that access to the Kids Club is subject to a fee.

The hotel Health Club and Spa features and an indoor heated pool (guests under 16 years must be accompanied by an adult), sauna, jacuzzi, a steam bath and three treatment rooms and is accessible for guests at 20 euro per day. Guests also have complimentary use of the gym (16+) at the health club.

Discover the Vidamar’s exciting dine around programme, including a range of options such as Italian, buffet, Portuguese, Asian, and more themed dining. There is also a choice of bars including a lounge bar, coffee corner, a swim-up bar and a pool-side bar serving drinks and snacks. Restaurant Aji and Lisboa Bar provides an adults only space, offering relaxation for families with young ones.

The Mar Club offers access to exclusive facilities including a new heated outdoor pool, with Jacuzzis, Bali bed rental and bar service (extra charge).

Services include a 24-hour reception, pool/beach towel service (against deposit), babysitting (on request), WiFi in public spaces and car parking spaces.

Furthermore, the shuttle service to Downtown Albufeira is free of charge and leaves at 10:30 and returns at 15:30. Please note that the service is subject to availability and may change.

## Please note that the hotel's two indoor pools are heated. The outdoor pools are not heated. ##


The hotel has a total of 250 guest rooms and suites which have views over the resort, the nature reserve, the pool or the sea.

The rooms offer modern and contemporary styling and have an ensuite bathroom with shower, a double bed or twins, a sofa bed, flat screen TV, WiFi internet access, a mini-bar, in-room safe and a balcony or terrace (some local charges may apply).

Cots for infants are available on request.

  • Child Care
  • Satellite/TV
  • Heated Pool
  • Elevators
  • Wellness centre
  • Spa Facilities
  • Fitness/Gym Facilities
  • Indoor Pool
  • Safety Deposit Box Rental
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating
Based on 1537 reviews

Terrible Service at an average hotel

23 Sep 2020
Worst 5* hotel I've even been. Its a good 3 star at best. Arrived the night before a wedding. (5pm) told there is no iron and ironing board available and the laundry service starts at 9am. Terrible...

Would recommmend

18 Sep 2020
We really enjoyed our stay - spacious room, helpful staff (Nueza, who was always on duty at breakfast,is one of the nicest and most helpful people I have ever met - massive thank you to her for her...

Exceeded expectations...

07 Sep 2020
With five-star staff, a perfect location for those who like the beach, ideal pools for those who are younger and older. Before our check-in I read here some comments that today I confirm that are...
Address: Herdade dos Salgados, Rua da Boca da Alagoa, Lote 1, Fase 2, Gale, Algarve, 8200-424, Portugal Telephone: 00351 289 038 000

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