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Vila Gale Opera

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Travessa Do Conde Da Ponte, Lisbon 1300-141, Portugal
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Ranked #140 of 219 hotels in Lisbon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
30 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed for business, the hotel is closest one to the congress centre. On arrival there was a long queue at the reception, and only one staff member working, it took 20 minutes to check in, and I had been travelling for 18 hours. My first room was 6th floor and directly overlooking both the suspension bridge ( rail and... More

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VilaGaleHoteis, General Manager at Vila Gale Opera, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback regarding our hotel. We regret that the stay with us did not fulfil your expectations and we apologise for the inconvenience. We strive to provide an environment of comfort and value to our guests and we are concerned when we don’t achieve it. We have taken note of... More

Luanda, Angola
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Medium hotel with average comfort, friendly reception service, nice premises and good rooms. The restaurant served a steak but the meat was far away from what was expected considering that we opted for a sirloin steak.

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Preston, UK
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

We had a bedroom in 7th floor, which had the most amazing view of both the river and part of the town. Looks lovely when the lights are on in the night. Must mention the reception staff, they were helpful with maps and details we needed to look around in lisbon. They had a lot of patience and was always... More

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London, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
19 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Very basic hotel for a 4 star. Rooms spartan and basic. Hotel is clean and modern but many kilometers from anywhere interesting. The price is good. But, the constant trains on the big bridge are just plain annoying. Along with the occasional noisy flight going overhead.

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Wicklow, IE
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56 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

Nice hotel. Well received at reception. Room great. Quiet. Great sleep and spotlessly clean and breakfast was great. The location is under the bridge and close to the river. My stay was for business so not sure where it is located in terms of shops etc,

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Purpose - romantic runaway for 3 days/nights in Lisbon. Hotel is very clean, neat and it has semi-sophisticated look. Highly professional staff that take cares of any of the guests' needs right away. Location - great! 5 minute walk to one Metro station, 15 minutes enjoyable riverwalk to the other Metro station & Belem historic venue. Pretty view of the... More

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Lund, Sweden
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12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Probably worth a 3.5, but I have difficulty in giving it the benefit of the doubt. For the purpose of a 3-night business stay this was a well appointed, functional hotel more or less under the impressive "25th of April Bridge"; that is to say not central but within easy reach of the city businesses and attractions by public transport... More

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9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

ideal for businessmen with congress at the close congress center. not in the centre of lisbon ma simple to reach by bus/tram. it's clean, modern. very rich breakfast. good price (i have found a room for 70 euro/day). wi-fi possible but not free. it is near the famous bridge 25 April, the quartier is quite loud but the rooms are... More

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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13 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

+-the hotel is near the convention center of Lisbon, next to the promenade of the river Tagus, the docks, walking distance to the Tower of Belem and the monastery,bound with operatic themes , twice a week program with opera arias and symphonic music,superb cuisine in the restaurant for breakfast and not only then, including seafood and great wines,many TV channels... More

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Westerly, Rhode Island
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47 reviews 47 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

Our group of 12 stayed here in October. It was a mixed bag. The rooms were small and the beds were not any where near as comfortable as the Vile Gale in Porto. The location is adequate - within long walking distance of Belem, but a cab ride everywhere else. The view of the bridge (not from my room, however)... More

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Address: Travessa Do Conde Da Ponte, Lisbon 1300-141, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Estremadura > Lisbon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Vila Gale Opera 4*
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#86 Luxury Hotel in Lisbon
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