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Offering an outdoor pool, Vila Galé is located right in Rio de Janeiro´s city center. The hotel features a complete wellness center and guests can enjoy their on site restaurant and bar. Free WiFi access is available.

Rooms are air-conditioned and feature a cable TV and a mini-bar. The private bathroom is fitted with a shower and a hair dryer.

At Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro you will a 24-hour front desk. Guests can also enjoy their fitness center.

The hotel is 1,950 feet from Carioca´s Aqueduct and Lapa´s bohemian center. Rio de Janeiro/Galeao International Airport is 11 mi away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.4 for a two-person trip.

Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro has been welcoming guests since Oct 15, 2014
Hotel chain/brand: Vila Gale

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.3)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Gluten-free, American, Buffet

Private parking at the hotel

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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4 reasons to choose Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beach
  • Flamengo Beach

    Flamengo Beach

    7.7 Good beach
    1.1 miles from property
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Selarón Steps
    0.3 miles
  • Arcos da Lapa - Carioca Acqueduct
    0.3 miles
  • Santa Teresa Neighborhood
    0.3 miles
  • Cathedral of Rio de Janeiro
    0.4 miles
  • Santa Teresa Tram
    0.4 miles
  • Rio Scenarium
    0.4 miles
  • Public Promenade
    0.5 miles
  • Municipal Theater
    0.5 miles
  • Tiradentes Square
    0.5 miles
  • Cinelândia Square
    0.6 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Cafe/Bar Confeitaria Colombo
    1.1 miles
  • Restaurant Rio Scenarium
    0.6 miles
Top attractions
  • Modern Art Museum
    0.8 miles
  • Museum of Tomorrow
    1.4 miles
  • AquaRio Rio Marine Aquarium
    1.6 miles
  • Christ the Redeemer
    3.1 miles
  • Sugarloaf Mountain
    3.1 miles
  • Corcovado
    3.1 miles
  • Rodrigo de Freitas Lake
    4.2 miles
  • Rio de Janeiro Botanical Gardens
    4.4 miles
  • Ipanema Beach
    5.3 miles
  • Pedra Bonita
    7.8 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea AquaRio
    3.2 miles
Ski lifts
  • Pão de Açúcar
    4.2 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Flamengo Beach
    1.1 miles
  • Botafogo Beach
    2 miles
  • Urca Beach
    2.7 miles
  • Fora Beach
    2.7 miles
  • Red Beach
    3 miles
Closest Airports
  • Santos Dumont Airport
    1.1 miles
  • Rio de Janeiro/Galeao International Airport
    8.2 miles
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Restaurante Versátil

    Food: Brazilian, Italian, Mediterranean, Portuguese, Local, European

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Kids' club
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not possible) and costs BRL 33 per day.
  • Parking garage
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Wheelchair accessible
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Fenced pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool bar
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Shallow end
  • Locker rooms
  • Fitness
  • Full-body massage Additional charge
  • Hand massage Additional charge
  • Head massage Additional charge
  • Couples' massage Additional charge
  • Foot massage Additional charge
  • Neck massage Additional charge
  • Back massage Additional charge
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Turkish/Steam Bath
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa Additional charge
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
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House rules Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Crib by request
Extra bed by request
4 - 12 years
Extra bed by request

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Elo credit card Diners Club American Express Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that the property charges an optional 10% service charge.

Please note that all single beds offered in the hotel are folding beds.

Please note that extra bed policies are only applicable in some rooms and subject to prior availability. For more information, contact the property directly.

Please note that upon booking, guests must provide the name of all occupants, including children of any age.

According to Decree No. 49336, of August 26, 2021, of the Municipality of Rio de Janeiro, starting on September 15, 2021, proof of vaccination is required (official SUS document or booklet/official vaccination card public), for group admission and participation in events at Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro and use of the Hotel's swimming pool or gym.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Parking is subject to availability due to limited spaces.

FAQs about Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro

  • Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurante Versátil

  • Guests staying at Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Gluten-free
    • American
    • Buffet

  • The prices at Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro on this page.

  • Check-in at Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Fitness center
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Turkish/Steam Bath
    • Kids' club
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Spa facilities
    • Hand massage
    • Locker rooms
    • Couples' massage
    • Steam room
    • Fitness
    • Neck massage
    • Full-body massage
    • Head massage
    • Back massage
    • Foot massage

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro by:

    • Taxi 15min

  • Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro is 1 miles from the center of Rio de Janeiro.

  • Room options at Vila Galé Rio de Janeiro include:

    • Triple
    • Double