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Hotel Galosol

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Good arrival in the hotel with friendly people at the reception desk. The room is clean without any comments. We had a room with balcony and pool/sea view. Room was large enough with a nice bathroom. Beds had good matrasses. Positive is that the elavator is surrounded by a glass wall, so no noice from the elevator. The pool was...

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Alingsas, Sweden
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always a nice vacation at Galosol, friendly staff, beautiful and clean surroundings and I already look forward to my next stay! Exceptionally beautiful breakfast area, where you can sit outside enjoying your breakfast in the sun enjoying the sea view.

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David A, Diretor-Geral at Hotel Galosol, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we would like to thank you for your repeated stay with us and for you kind comments. We are happy to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcome you again in the future. With best regards, David Andrade Operations Manager

Alexandria, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Room and en suite was spacious and modern with 32in smart tv air con and balcony, a well equipped and maintained gym. was also available Hotel is located 20 mins from Funchal by bus in an area served by a few restaurants and bars and a tiny shop. Buffet breakfast offered a wide variety of options. I cannot find fault...

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David A, Diretor-Geral at Hotel Galosol, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we would like to thank you for your kind coments, your opinion is very important to us, therefore we will check the situation about the Pizzaria and we will improve our Pizzas. Concerning the maps we are trying to arrange another provider. We are looking forward to welcome you again. Best regards David Andrade Operations Manager

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This is a comfortable resort hotel in a good location near the waterfront about half way between the airport and Funchal. On arrival the reception staff were welcoming and when checking in (and whenever passing reception) you can help yourself to a small glass of a refreshing flavoured fruit or herb drink from a dispenser on the counter (they change...

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David A, Diretor-Geral at Hotel Galosol, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we would like to thank you for your kind coments, we will inform our staff about your overhall satisfaction. Your kind words are always very important to us and motivate us to continue with our work. We hoppe to welcome you soon at our Resort. Best regards David Andrade Operations Manager

Exmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Good facilities with lovely indoor and outdoor pools. Choice of restaurants with excellent varied food for all tastes. Staff very helpful. Only down side was that the beds were hard. Conveniently close to bus-stop for travel to Funchal.

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David A, Diretor-Geral at Hotel Galosol, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we would like to thank you for your kind coments, we apreciate your feedback and we will inform our Team. You are very welcome to our Resort for your next holidays. Best regards David Andrade Operations Manager

Reviewed 2 February 2017

Hotel Galosol is part of a group of hotels forming a resort on the south coast of Madeira. It is a short distance by bus from Funchal and the airport. There are 3 hotels, plus some restaurants and bars and a gym. There is not a strong local flavour, in fact it is more geared to British and German tourists...

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David A, General Manager at Hotel Galosol, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review about our hotel. About our restaurants and bar we are in the process of chaging all menus and we predict that in a very soon period we will have new flavours so we can improve even more. our conditioning system is at the moment central, due to the construtional struture we can t...

Loughton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 February 2017

A great place to relax, great rooms, always fresh, lovely staff who make you welcome and delicious food. We have stayed at this hotel for over 20 years - the management are innovative and keep the hotel to a very high standard.

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David A, General Manager at Hotel Galosol, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your friendly comment, to us is always a pleasure to welcome such special guest. your kind words about the rooms, staff andfood will be share with all our team. its our goal to have always happy guest with inovation and high standarts. Once again you are always welcome to our hotel. best regards David Andrade...

Ripon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Very nice hotel. Large yet quiet / was maybe out of season friendly staff. Roof repairs going on but didn't bother us. Nice rooms free wi fi. Nice indoor pool jacuzzi and sauna We had buffet each evening - rather too much dried out cold food - too much /wasteful overcooked Seemed to be too few people for vast volumes...

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David A, General Manager at Hotel Galosol, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback about our staff, rooms and pool. we took note of this case of the buffet and we will analise with our head chef so we can improve even more. You are always welcome to have a summer experience at our resort. Best regards David Andrade Operations Manager

Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is the second time that I have been to Hotel Galosol and each time I have been met by really friendly reception staff as well as looked after by friendly catering staff. The hotel rooms are a good size, everything is clean, including bathrooms and the TV has netflix and other smart TV capability. The hotel has free wifi...

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David A, Diretor-Geral at Hotel Galosol, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your kind review and kind words. you are always welcome to our Resort. Best regards David Andrade Operations Manager

stoke on trent
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Just wanted to leave a quick note for anyone wishing to choose this hotel. My family are from Madeira although I was born and raised in the UK. My English Fiance and I made arrangements for our wedding (and a few nights stay at the hotel). The hotel came recommended by locals and family as one of the best hotels...

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David A, Diretor-Geral at Hotel Galosol, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for giving us a perfect rating and for recommending our hotel to other travelers. I'm sure our entire hotel staff enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your stay. Best Regards David Andrade Operations Manager

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel complex offers many corners of refuge, where guests may rest without being disturbed. Situated directly on the coast, it offers an extraordinary view over the sea. All the 123 rooms and suites have sea views and among the many facilities available at the hotel are 3 restaurants, 2 bars and a children's playground. This eco-spa hotel is a family friendly establishment with a 24h reception and was renovated in 2012. It offers most of the Resort's facilities, such as Onda Revital Sport & Fitness Club, (with daily class: power jump, Zumba, Step, GRIT, body balance,body combat, spinning, yoga) Onda Revital Lounge SPA, is our Spa which offers a range of beauty and health treatments and massages and ayurveda treatments. To complete the offer the hotel has a large swimming complex which lies within the underwater Nature Reserve, with easy sea access and were you can find the prize winner "Manta Diving Center" and Mountain Bike station and outdoor shop is only a few steps away."Dine around" is possible in 3 of our restaurant for guest Half board,Weekly entertainment programme (live music, folklore, presentations) WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge. Hotel Galosol provides a small Portable WiFi Router upon request, ideal for Internet access anywhere on the Island. Offers free wi fi at all rooms and free parking onsite. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Galosol

Address: Rua Dom Francisco Santana | Canico de Baixo, Canico, Madeira 9125-031, Portugal (Formerly Galo Resort Ondamar)
Region: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Canico
Price Range: RM416 - RM4,394 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Galosol 4*
Number of rooms: 123
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Also Known As:
Sport Hotel Canico
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#2 On the Beach Hotel in Canico
#3 Spa Hotel in Canico
#3 Family Hotel in Canico
#4 Romantic Hotel in Canico
#4 Luxury Hotel in Canico
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“Sea View is worth it!”
tinacab53, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Lifts to all floors and area is quiet..”
rolandb228, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the pool and sea are lovely and they all have a balcony to sit out on and enjoy a few ponchas”
X3528YKtonyd, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The air con is a little asthmatic so get a second room key which will enable you to leave it on when away from your room.”
Vincent59, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“try to get a room on the top floor for having a bright view over the ocean”
514gerhardm, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
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