The 4****Hotel Vila Gale Albacora is set in the Natural Park of Ria Formosa in Tavira and has been restored from the former tuna fishing camp. The hotel is a true eco-hotel that has received awards and recognition for its sustainable environmental practices. The old fishermen houses were converted into rooms with views of the Ria Formosa and the hotel has preserved the chapel and the old school for the children of the fishing camp residents. On offer are 162 rooms in total, 43 with river views. and 5 junior suites that are suitable for families. All equipped with air-conditioning, hair dryer, 24 hour room service, direct dial telephone, private bathroom with telephone, Cable TV, Safe and mini-bar. Food & beverage The hotel has 2 restaurants offering typical cuisine and Algarve specialites and a bar. Golf Ideally located for golf lovers with Benamor Golf, Quinta de Cima, Quinta da Ria and Monte Rey Golf & Country Club in the local region. Other facilities Wi-Fi access in all areas, Spa with indoor pool, sauna, Turkish bath and massage rooms. Through a pier at the hotel a boat can be taken to the island of Tavira.