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Vila Gale Rio de Janeiro

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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews tower block escadaria selaron huge comfy bed beautiful pool nice hotel tapioca hotel is located free wifi breakfast was excellent restaurant staff couple of nights fresh fruit christ the redeemer lapa reception neighborhood rio
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice place to be. Good food. Spacious rooms. Friendly Staff. Nice place to be with the family. Dont judge the hotel at first glance at the entrance.. large swimming pool. Cards used to request towels for the pool. Would be good if they had a...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank 134yawk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The good: Rooms are quite spacey. Big pool. Ok breakfast with freshly made omelettes. Has a small gym. The bad: So from the pictures you think you are going to stay in a beautiful converted mansion... while 90% of the hotel is an old ugly...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank knabra
Response from VilaGaleHotels, General Manager at Vila Gale Rio de JaneiroResponded 1 week ago

Dear Client, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro. I am sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations; please allow me to express my sincerest apologies. At Vila Galé, we strive...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a British girl, lone traveler and this hotel was not for me at all. Very average room (retro beige interior), really average breakfast (which I wasn't even told about at check in... on to poor customer service in a moment) and the room...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank ilovebeingaway
Response from VilaGaleHotels, General Manager at Vila Gale Rio de JaneiroResponded 1 week ago

Dear Client, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro. I am sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations; please allow me to express my sincerest apologies. At Vila Galé, we strive...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staying in Rio for just one night before leaving on a cruise, we chose to stay downtown to be closer to a Hop-On bus so we could tour the whole area, including seeing those beautiful iconic beaches! However, this hotel, while a haven in the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Leejoe
Response from VilaGaleHotels, General Manager at Vila Gale Rio de JaneiroResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Client, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro. Sincerely, Tiago Gomes General Manager 

Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

It was a wedding anniversary surprise. I didn't expect that much from the hotel when I realised the Location. But, its kind of hidden gem I will say. After you enter and pass the reception the back of the hotel is very well decored with...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank altovagabundo
Response from VilaGaleHotels, General Manager at Vila Gale Rio de JaneiroResponded December 5, 2018

Dear Client, It's a pleasure to receive a comment like your. Expect you had a good stay in our Hotel. You will be always welcome in our group. Thank you in advance for your kind comments, Your´s sincerely, Tiago Gomes General Manager

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About
Description
The hotel Vila Gale Rio de Janeiro opened in December 2014 and is located in the historic centre of Rio de Janeiro, in the famous Lapa district, full of bars and restaurants, which is the centre point of the city's More bohemian life. This hotel in Rio de Janeiro, was built from the recovery of an old mansion and has a modern decor inspired by Samba and Bossa Nova. The hotel in downtown Rio has spacious and modern rooms and suites, bar, library, spa with gym, massage room, Jacuzzi and Convention Centre with 8 rooms, including a Master hall with 277m². The hotel offers free Wi-Fi in all public areas. This hotel in the centre of Rio de Janeiro, still offers the Inevitavel restaurant with gourmet cuisine, Mediterranean-style supported by first-rate products. During your stay, be sure to visit the famous Arcos da Lapa, the Museum of Image and Sound, the Escadaria Selaron steps and the Church of Our Lady of Carmo da Lapa do Destino. The privileged location of this hotel also has the advantage of ease of access to the airport. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Adult pool
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Free Parking
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
292
Price range
US$58 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Vila Gale Rio De Janeiro Brazil
Location
Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Centro / Zona Central (Central Region)
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
292
Price range
US$58 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Vila Gale Rio De Janeiro Brazil
Location
Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Centro / Zona Central (Central Region)
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Traveller (747)
Room & Suite (248)
Pool & Beach (113)
Dining (106)
Amenities (35)
Family and Play Areas (10)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Centro
Downtown Rio is the place where this city was born.
With modern skyscrapers sharing space with historical
buildings and landmarks, this neighbourhood is living
proof that the old and the new can live together
harmoniously. As you would expect, downtown is where
all major companies house their offices. However, the
region isn’t restricted to businesses. Gems such like
the “Paço Imperial,” which is a cultural centre that
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September 22, 2017|
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Response from hagen-sellmann | Reviewed this property |
thats aproximately 20 to 25 Minutes. Longer if you drive in heavy traffic
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eyamac
October 26, 2015|
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Response from Bia N | Reviewed this property |
It's not far, but it's not within a walking distance. By táxi it will take you about 15 minutes and it'll cost you less than $10 (around R$ 40,00). Notice that the region of this convention center is not very nice to stay... More
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Response from Sundaysun34 | Reviewed this property |
The hotel can arrange various Jeep tours for you,the cost depending on which tour you take.I went on a day tour that took in The statue of Christ,Sugar loaf, The botanical gardens and the forest .A good lunch was included... More
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"Master Suite"
travelpassion
Oct. 28, 2018
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"Ask for a colonial room or a suite."
AnnaVictoriaAndrews
Aug. 9, 2018
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"If you can afford it, the suites in the original hotel building are nice and have balconies."
markaP873HX
Jul. 29, 2018
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"Swimming Pool view"
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Mar. 3, 2017
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