Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at Vilalara Thalassa Resort

Located on cliffs overlooking Praia das Gaivotas and the Atlantic Ocean, Vilalara Thalassa Resort features a luxurious spa, 6 outdoor pools and 2 restaurants. Spacious suites are surrounded by extensive landscaped gardens, 3 tennis courts and 1 padel court.

The air-conditioned guest rooms have private balconies overlooking the gardens, the sea or the pool. Free WiFi, satellite TV and a large seating area are offered in all rooms.

Guests can enjoy thalassotherapy treatments and hot stone massages at the spa. A sauna and a Turkish bath are featured. Vilalara Thalassa offers a fitness center and yoga classes.

The B&G Restaurant is a low-calorie restaurant offering gourmet Portuguese cuisine and a buffet breakfast. The Terrace Grill is a seasonal restaurant providing seafood and summer barbecues. Tonic Lounge Bar has sea views from its poolside location.

Vilalara Thalassa Resort has direct access to the Praia das Gaivotas beach and a car and bicycle rental service is provided by the resort. Aeroporto Internacional de Faro is 35 mi away and free private parking is available on site.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Vilalara Thalassa Resort has been welcoming guests since Aug 18, 2006

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

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

Breakfast Info

Continental, Buffet

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Room Type
1 queen bed
Bedroom 1:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 2:
1 queen bed
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Closest beaches
  • Cova Redonda Beach

    Cova Redonda Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    150 feet from property
  • Tremocos West Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    650 feet from property
  • Tremocos Beach

    Tremocos Beach

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    650 feet from property
  • Cavalos Beach

    Cavalos Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    650 feet from property
  • Escaleiras Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1,100 feet from property
  • Praia da Ponta da Adega

    Praia da Ponta da Adega

    8.6 Excellent beach
    1,250 feet from property
  • Beijinhos Beach

    Beijinhos Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1,450 feet from property
  • Senhora da Rocha Beach

    Senhora da Rocha Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    1,500 feet from property
  • Nova Beach

    Nova Beach

    8.7 Excellent beach
    2,150 feet from property
  • Vale do Olival Beach

    Vale do Olival Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    2,300 feet from property
  • Barranco Beach

    8.7 Excellent beach
    3,200 feet from property
  • Armacao de Pera Beach

    Armacao de Pera Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    3,250 feet from property
  • Pontal Beach

    Pontal Beach

    8.7 Excellent beach
    4,000 feet from property
  • Praia da Morena

    Praia da Morena

    8.5 Very good beach
    4,500 feet from property
  • Fontainhas Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    5,150 feet from property
  • Albandeira Beach

    Albandeira Beach

    8.4 Very good beach
    1.2 miles from property
  • Grande Poente Beach

    Grande Poente Beach

    8.7 Excellent beach
    1.6 miles from property
  • Marinha Beach

    Marinha Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1.8 miles from property
  • Grande Beach

    Grande Beach

    8.9 Excellent beach
    1.9 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few hours
  • Hi Please could you let me know what facilities are currently closed or unavailable due to your COVID measures. Thanks M
    Dear Sirs, Following to your request, please be informed as follows : Relaxation area, sauna and Turkish bath - Closed Treatment Pools - Closed Best..
    Answered on 21 August 2021
  • Hello Do you cater for vegans at all meals ? Many Thanks
    Dear Sir, Kindly be informed thta if you need Vegan meals we should inform the hotel in advance. Best regards, Graça Rosa Reservations Department
    Answered on 2 June 2021
  • it is a bit hard to tell from the photos, but do you have one swimming pool or more than one? Are the pools heated? Is it warm enough to swim in the..
    Dear Mrs. / Dear. Mr. Further to your contact which we thank you for, we inform you that our resort has 5 outdoor pools, 3 outdoor sea pools (one of w..
    Answered on 29 October 2022
  • Hi, We are family of four, 2 adults and 2 kids (10years & 7years). I want to book the rooms for 4 days from 17th April. Can I book Junior Suite with..
    Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you very much for your contact. Kindly be informed that the only rooms with availability for 02 Adults and 02 Children are the..
    Answered on 14 April 2022
  • How far and how long to travel from faro airport, are you easy to find ??
    Dear Sirs, The Vilalara Thalassa Resort is located approximately 45 minutes by car form Faro Airport. Yours sincerely, Lisete Cardoso Reservations Department
    Answered on 23 May 2021
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Hotel area info *
3 Restaurants On Site

    B&G Restaurant

    Food: Portuguese

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    Terrace Grill (Sazonal)

    Food: Seafood, Grill/BBQ

    Open for: Dinner

    Trattoria Grotta Rotonda

    Food: Italian

    Open for: Brunch, Dinner

Amenities of Vilalara Thalassa Resort
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • View
  • Beachfront
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Coffee machine
  • Electric kettle
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Tennis equipment
  • Kids' club
  • Hiking
  • Ping-pong
  • Pool table
  • Playground
  • Tennis court
Living Area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Telephone
  • Pay-per-view channels
Food & Drink
  • Kids' meals
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Valet parking
Front Desk Services
  • Baggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Ironing service
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Interconnecting room(s) available
  • Family rooms
  • Hair/Beauty salon
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • Pool with view
  • Heated pool
  • Saltwater pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Pool bar
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Fitness
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Turkish/Steam Bath
  • Massage
  • Spa
    Additional charge
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Portuguese

House rules

Vilalara Thalassa Resort takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 11:30 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 - 2 years
Crib upon request
13+ years
Extra bed upon request
€ 120 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa American Express Vilalara Thalassa Resort accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that guests who do not stay the full length of their reservation after check-in will be charged the total amount of the reservation.

Please note that for bookings that include more than 1 child, guests must inform the property in advance. The reservation is then subject to confirmation, due to the capacity of each accommodations type.

Please note that free parking is subject to availability.

Please note that check-in for apartments is from 16.00.

Please note that all guests must present the credit card used to secure the reservation during check-in. Confirmation of ownership will be made upon presentation of an official identification document. If you are not the owner or intend to pay at the hotel with a credit card different from the one used to guarantee the reservation, the hotel will refund any amount already charged on the card used for guarantee. Full payment of the reservation will be made in person using the new credit card provided.

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.

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.

License number: 3423