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Praia da Gale, Gale, Albufeira 8201-902 Portugal See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment you walk in until the moment you leave it’s a dream. The food is amazing. The wine is carefully and specially selected for every dish. You feel the dedication the hard work that surrounds Vila Joya. A beautiful setting that makes you...More

Thank Helen E
Reviewed 9 October 2018

A singular travel experience both in lodging and food. Professional but friendly staff add to the experience. The grounds are beautiful, the rooms have great views, and the degustation menu is worth the splurge. What a wonderful place to rest and re-charge in the midst...More

Thank JWellingtonJ
Reviewed 23 August 2018

It would be exuberant to say that we were totally overwhelmed by this place. We were. The Restaurant needs no comment as there are amazing reviews for the Michelin rated experience we experienced right down to the choice of crockery. Tasteful and mind blowing. Take...More

Thank shee_anthony
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Best in class boutique hotel. You need to make time in your trip agenda to have dinner at the 3 stars Michelin restaurant. One of the best in the world due to their food and wine quality. Fantastic service. The atmosfera and scenery of the...More

Thank Carlos O
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Just spent five days at Vila Joya from July 9th to September 13th. It was simply spectacular. Yes this small hotel is very nice and beautifully situated, but what made it very special was the exceptional quality of service and the food. The main Michelin...More

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Description
Vila Joya resembles a small oriental palazzo and is nestled in a breathtaking garden setting on a cliff with stunning views facing the sea. Winner of the 2016 Europe's Leading Boutique Hotel Awards, this Albufeira More beach resort also boasts a two Michelin star Restaurant and features luxurious spa resort accommodations, exclusive golf packages, and rejuvenating body treatments. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Adult pool
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$360 - US$1,171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Vila Joya Albufeira
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Vila Joya Hotel Albufeira
Location
Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Albufeira > Gale
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$360 - US$1,171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Vila Joya Albufeira
,
Vila Joya Hotel Albufeira
Location
Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Albufeira > Gale
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Traveller (340)
Room & Suite (191)
Dining (81)
Pool & Beach (48)
Amenities (62)
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Questions & Answers
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Voyager918
24 September 2018|
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Response from shee_anthony | Reviewed this property |
Swimmable yes, but it might be a bit cold.
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glsebs
10 January 2017|
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Response from VilaJoya | Property representative |
Dear Sir or Madam, Thank you for your question. We are able to offer a lighter room service menu served on your terrace or balcony or alternatively there are many wonderful restaurants close by which we will be happy to... More
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bertie
29 November 2016|
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Response from VilaJoya | Property representative |
Dear Bertie Thank you for your interest in coming to visit Vila Joya. Regarding your query, we are a small boutique hotel that whilst happily accepts children, has limited child facilities. As a consequence, we do not tend... More
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"Room 101 is our choice for next year too."
shee_anthony
23 Aug 2018
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"Suite 2001"
thereveler
24 Jul 2018
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"Suite Sete is fabulous!"
BAM1113
1 Dec 2017
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"The lower level terrace rooms are lovely and you can walk straight out onto the lawn."
Loones
24 Sep 2017
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