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Vila Gale Fortaleza

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Av Dioguinho, 4189 | Praia Do Futuro, Fortaleza, State of Ceara 60182-001, Brazil
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Ranked #40 of 89 hotels in Fortaleza
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014
Alberto M São Paulo, SP
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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São Paulo, SP
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55 reviews 55 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

I was there for almost 2 weeks and the room was ok, not more than that. They were refurnishing the hotel and was noisy, with dust all around, the food at the rest was also ok, nothing special. If you plan to stay to go to the beach try to get one closer to the good beaches, here the beach... More

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22 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

Deceptive hotel. Towels are terribly old. There is no gym, only few broken “for home use” equipment. You can’t walk around because it is really dangerous – this problem is not about the hotel, but about Fortaleza. If you like to walk around and see things by yourself, Fortaleza is the wrong city. It is too dangerous (rank #1 in... More

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Alexandria, Virginia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

This property is the best based on what we saw in the line up for Fortaleza hotels......just a 10 minute ride to/from airport and about 12 minutes from awesome eating at fine restaraunts for these international " foodies" . Basic clean room, spartan , incredible view ( thanks to the wonderful Jose at the front desk ,whose English was a... More

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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

The Hotel has excellent accommodations, as well the meals they prepare there. It is located 7 km away from the city center, in a very calm location. You just have to cross a street to enter the best beach Fortaleza has. In the beach, near the hotel, there are several bars and restaurants, where you can enjoy Brazilian music

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59 reviews 59 reviews
31 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

I really wanted to like this hotel...but it just wasn't in the cards. The negatives really outweigh the possitives. Let me preface this by saying that I am fluent in Portuguese, so communication was not an issue. Here is a quick rundown: Cons: -Location. Very dangerous at night. Only travel by taxi and never walk around the area; you can... More

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Bilbao, Spain
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156 hotel reviews
303 helpful votes 303 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2012

Vila Gale Fortaleza is a reasonably acceptable hotel. Level-wise, it resembles a bad European four-star hotel. I feel that maybe it was ok. for the price btu I am not sure that I would go back to it if I had a choice. There were some problems witht he staff and at some point I felt they find me a... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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18 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

We spent 07 days with our kids (02, 07 and 09 years old) at Vila Gale Fortaleza, on 2012/july. You just need to cross the street to reach the sand in Praia do Futuro, which is a very good and nice beach for the family. The hotel has a good infrastructure at the beach and their food there is quite... More

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Munich, Germany
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2012 via mobile

The hotel is big, but a big lack of cordiality at the reception desk. I would think twice before coming back.

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10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2011 via mobile

We stayed there in 2008 and the service, room and facilities were very good value for money. This was the reason why we went back. However this time it was different. Reception didn't have our details (considering we booked a month in advance), and weren't forth coming. When we finally got to the room, the toilet seat was broken and... More

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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35 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2011

This was by far the most luxurious hotel I stayed in so far, with a spacious room, sports facilities, sauna and a large pool. The friendly people of the hotel put a lot of effort into entertaining their customers by organising special dinner nights with music, courses of aerobic dancing in the pool (well it looked like that), and other... More

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Also Known As:
Vila Gale Hotel Fortaleza
Vila Gale Fortaleza Ceara, Brazil
Address: Av Dioguinho, 4189 | Praia Do Futuro, Fortaleza, State of Ceara 60182-001, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Ceara > Fortaleza
Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Fortaleza
#16 On the Beach Hotel in Fortaleza
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Vila Gale Fortaleza 4*
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