This large hotel faces popular Praia do Futuro, and has an excellent range of amenities making it a comfortable and convenient choice when visiting Fortaleza. The hotel consists of 3 wings built around a central swimming pool and sunbathing area. There are 300 rooms and suites, all air conditioned and with TV, minibar, Wi-Fi, en-suite bathroom and a balcony with overlooking the pool and some with partial sea views.
There is a choice of dining venues offering between them a wide range of cuisines, this includes a beachside cafe where you can enjoy drinks and snacks throughout the day. The health club provides therapeutic massages, hammam treatments and a sauna and jacuzzi.
Fortaleza's main attractions including shops, markets and beaches, are within a short drive. Praia do Futuro beach is a good sunbathing beach with lots of barracas where you can enjoy food and drinks.
Open: Vila Gale is open all year.
Location: The hotel is just over the road from Praia do Futuro, a popular beach, and a short drive from the centre of Fortaleza city.
Rooms: There are 300 guest rooms, including 15 suites, on 3 floors. All have air conditioning, satellite TV, Wi-Fi, phone, minibar, safe, hairdryer, an en-suite bathroom and balcony, some with partial sea views. Suites are larger and have a sitting area. There is round the clock room service.
Activities: Spend time enjoying the hotel facilities, relaxing on the beach, visiting other beaches for watersports and exploring Fortaleza with its shops, markets, museums and cathedral.
Facilities: The hotel has 2 restaurants and a beachfront cafe (see below for more details), a lobby bar and pool bar (open in high season), and a nightclub. Leisure facilities include an outdoor swimming pool and a tennis court. There is a games room and children’s club. The health club consists of a massage area, hammam, jacuzzi, sauna and gym. Some treatments need to be paid for locally. There is a laundry service, pay locally.
Dining: Breakfast is served buffet-style in the main restaurant, which is also open for lunch and dinner. The other restaurant is open in the evening and serves Mediterranean cuisine. The beachside cafe is open during the day till 5pm for drinks and light meals.
Children: Children of all ages are welcome. Nep Club offers activities for youngsters. There is a playground.
Health: Fortaleza is a low to no risk malarial area.
Communication: There is Wi-Fi internet access in public areas and guest rooms.