Experience World-class Service at Vila Joya

This property is 3 minutes walk from the beach. The 5-star Vila Joya features a Two Michelin Star Restaurant and scenic Ocean views. The award-winning resort features two outdoor pools, spa facilities and a golf academy, offering customized training.

The luxurious guest rooms feature a Moorish-inspired design and offer balconies overlooking the coast. All rooms are air-conditioned and equipped with a cable TV, a mini-bar, and a CD/DVD player. Free WiFi is also available.

Vila Joya Spa offers various therapies and features a sauna, a steam bath and an outdoor hot tub. Guests of Vila Joya can also relax at the hotel’s garden or terrace and enjoy the landscape.

Vila Joya’s prestigious restaurant was ranked in San Pellegrino's World´s 50 Best Restaurants. It proposes a set menu of Mediterranean seafood with high-quality French haute cuisine, using fresh local ingredients from the Algarve markets.

Hotel Vila Joya is located next to Praia de Galé beach and is less than 25 mi away from Faro Airport. A private limousine transfer, to and from the airport, is available for an extra fee. Free on-site parking is possible.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.9 for a two-person trip.

Vila Joya has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 22, 2010

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.9)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

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

Breakfast Info

Buffet

Free Private Parking Available On Site

Activities:

Tennis court

Fitness center

Golf course (within 2 miles)


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4 reasons to choose Vila Joya

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

    Gale East Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    350 feet from property
  • Manuel Lourenco Beach

    Manuel Lourenco Beach

    8.3 Very good beach
    1,700 feet from property
  • Gale West Beach

    Gale West Beach

    8.7 Excellent beach
    2,000 feet from property
  • Balbina Beach

    8.7 Excellent beach
    2,850 feet from property
  • Salgados Beach

    Salgados Beach

    8.9 Excellent beach
    3,450 feet from property
  • Evaristo Beach

    Evaristo Beach

    8.3 Very good beach
    3,650 feet from property
  • Castelo Beach

    Castelo Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    4,850 feet from property
  • Fraternidade Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    1 miles from property
  • Grande Beach

    Grande Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1.1 miles from property
  • Praia da Maré das Porcas

    8.5 Very good beach
    1.1 miles from property
  • Praia da Coelha

    Praia da Coelha

    8.7 Excellent beach
    1.1 miles from property
  • Ponta Grande Beach

    Ponta Grande Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1.5 miles from property
  • Praia da Ponta Pequena

    Praia da Ponta Pequena

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1.6 miles from property
  • Praia de Sao Rafael

    Praia de Sao Rafael

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1.8 miles from property

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What's nearby
  • Gale Beach
    0.2 miles
  • Salgados Beach
    1 miles
  • Salgados Golf Course
    1 miles
  • Albufeira Marina
    2.6 miles
  • Nossa Senhora da Orada Hermitage
    2.7 miles
  • Fisherman's Beach Armacao de Pera
    2.7 miles
  • Zoomarine Park
    3.2 miles
  • Church of Sant'Ana
    3.3 miles
  • Church of Sao Sebastiao - Sacred Art Museum
    3.3 miles
  • Mother Church of Albufeira
    3.3 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Various
    0.3 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Various
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • Albufeira Old Town Center
    3.4 miles
  • Fisherman's Beach
    3.5 miles
  • Algarve Shopping Center
    3.8 miles
  • The Strip Albufeira
    4.8 miles
  • Oura Beach
    4.8 miles
  • Tunes Train Station
    6.6 miles
  • Slide & Splash Water Park
    9.7 miles
  • Vilamoura Marina
    10.6 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea Atlantic
    0.1 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Gale East Beach
    350 feet
  • Manuel Lourenco Beach
    1,700 feet
  • Gale West Beach
    2,000 feet
  • Balbina Beach
    2,850 feet
  • Salgados Beach
    3,450 feet
Closest Airports
  • Faro Airport
    19.5 miles
How to get to Vila Joya from Faro Airport
    Car
    Free parking is available.
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3 Restaurants On Site

    Vila Joya

    Food: International

    Vila Joya SEA

    Food: Japanese

    Open for: Lunch, Dinner

    Restaurant #3

    Food: Japanese

Resort Facilities at Vila Joya
Outdoors
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Beach
  • Tennis equipment
  • Water park Additional charge
  • Snorkeling Additional charge
  • Diving Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Windsurfing Additional charge
  • Fishing Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
  • Tennis court
Food & Drink
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Safe
General
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Room service
2 swimming pools
Pool 1 – outdoor Free!
  • Seasonal
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool bar
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Heated pool
Pool 2 – outdoor Free!
  • Seasonal
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool with view
Spa
  • Fitness
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Spa facilities
  • Haircut
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Turkish/Steam Bath
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa Additional charge
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

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Check-in

3:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

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.

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Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
Free
3 years old
Crib by request
Free
Extra bed by request
€ 85 per child, per night
4 - 14 years
Extra bed by request
€ 85 per child, per night
15+ years
Extra bed by request
€ 120 per person, per night

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

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa American Express Vila Joya accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

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

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

Vila Joya: Closed from Sun, Nov 25, 2018 until Mon, Feb 25, 2019

Vila Joya: Closed from Sat, Nov 16, 2019 until Sun, Mar 08, 2020

License number: 6747/AL

FAQs about Vila Joya

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

  • Vila Joya is 3.1 miles from the center of Albufeira.

  • Check-in at Vila Joya is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • 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 Joya by:

    • Car 30min

  • Vila Joya has 3 restaurants:

    • Restaurant
    • Vila Joya SEA
    • Vila Joya

  • Guests staying at Vila Joya can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 10.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Buffet

  • Room options at Vila Joya include:

    • Suite
    • Double

  • The nearest beach is 650 feet from Vila Joya.

  • Vila Joya offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Turkish/Steam Bath
    • Cycling
    • Snorkeling
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Tennis court
    • Windsurfing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Water park
    • Beachfront
    • Manicure
    • Beauty services
    • Spa facilities
    • Tennis equipment
    • Fitness
    • Facial treatments
    • Haircut
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Pedicure
    • Swimming pool
    • Beach
    • Spa/Wellness packages

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