Located in the heart of Portugal’s popular and visually stunning Algarve region, Vasco da Gama Hotel is the ideal base for anyone looking to explore the Algarve. An enviable beachfront location gives guests the perfect opportunity to visit Monte Gordo Beach (just minutes away). The airport is 45 minutes away, while Monte Gordo Train Station is a mere 10-minute walk. What’s more, the Spanish border is just a ferry ride away; perfect for a fulfilling day trip!
The hotel’s facilities are just as appealing as the surrounding area. With 186 fully air conditioned rooms to choose from, offering the very best modern amenities for guests. There is a large outdoor pool where guests can relax, unwind, and enjoy a refreshing dip, as well as a children’s paddling pool too. With two tennis courts, a free gym, mini golf, and watersports, there is plenty for those seeking an active holiday. There are plenty of dining choices too, with two restaurants in the hotel – the Vasco da Gama Restaurant, and The Barraquinha, as well as the pool bar.
The surrounding area makes this the perfect spot for anyone looking to explore the magic Portugal has to offer. For those seeking a spot of gambling, Casino Monte Gordo is just 450 metres away, while the ferry port for a day trip across the border to Spain is just a few kilometres from the hotel. If you are looking for a closer adventure, the city centre is a mere 300 metres away from Vasco da Gama, and this is the ideal place to visit for a spot of retail therapy, and sampling some authentic local cuisine. For those looking to get out and about and see the surrounding area, hiring a bicycle and cycling the city is one of the best things you can do. There are some short routes, such as the three kilometre route to the border town Vila Real.