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Never be far from the action with holiday accommodation in Gale.

The quiet residential area of Gale is located on the Algarve coast. It is home to three gorgeous beaches and a collection of restaurants, bars, and shops. It is perfect for a relaxing holiday, yet is only a short distance from the busy town of Albufeira. For those looking to be near but not necessarily in Albufeira, a holiday apartment or villa in Gale is a good option. HomeAway has got a number of apartments in Gale, including Gale beach apartments and those with WI-FI. Secluded villas in Gale with private pools are also just a click away.

Gale is less than 1.5 miles from the Albufeira Old Town and Marina. These two spots are must-see sites: the Old Town with its cobbled streets and the brightly coloured marina. HomeAway has also got affordable villas and apartments in this area. HomeAway also offers a selection of comfortable rental accommodations in Faro, and travellers hoping to find a place to stay further west along the Algarve coast should look no further than the rental houses and apartments in Carvoeiro.

Things to do

Praia da Gale Oeste:

The Gale Oeste beach is a long stretch of golden sand with a backdrop of soft dunes. A beach restaurant takes care of hunger and thirst, and sun beds are available. One unique offer: special dune buggies are available to help bring disabled visitors to the beach.

Praia da Gale Leste:

Another one of Gale's beaches, the Gale Leste is characterised by rocky outcrops and sheltered coves. This beach is a bit more secluded than the others, making it a good option for those craving some rest and relaxation. There are two beach restaurants here.

Zoomarine:

This marine life park is found in the town of Guia, about six miles from Albufeira and Gale. Seal and dolphin shows are held regularly throughout the year, a 4D cinema shows films pertaining to marine life, and there are a number of swimming pools and snack bars to ensure a full and fun day out.

Albufeira Old Town:

This part of Albufeira is located near the Fisherman's Beach. It is full of cosy cafés and restaurants, and the narrow cobblestone streets and whitewashed buildings exemplify the old style of this region. The Clock Tower, the symbol of Albufeira, is also located here. There are also numerous shops selling local goods as well as everyday necessities.

The Albufeira Strip:

The ever-popular Sao Joao sector of Albufeira is the place to go for those who want to eat, drink, and dance. This hot spot is popular with locals and tourists alike. The strip is lined with all kinds of bars, clubs, and restaurants, making it a fun destination.

Sebastião Church:

The 18th-century church of St. Sebastian in Albufeira is not only a place of worship, but also home to the Museum of Sacred Art. Visitors can see 16th-century stone sculptures, a large collection of paintings, and wooden icons of saints. It is also a nice place to beat the heat on a hot summer day.

Weather in Gale

Gale enjoys a warm climate the whole year through. In July and August temperatures average about 28-30°C. The days are full of sunshine and rainfall is quite rare. The warm temperatures extend well into late September and October. Winters in Gale are mild. Temperatures rarely go below 10°C and average around 15°C most of the season. Rain is most common in December and February.

Travel to Gale

Gale is located approximately 31 miles from Faro International Airport (FAO). To reach Gale, hiring a car is a popular option. There are several agencies located at the airport, though pre-arranging can save time and money. For those who wish to take the bus, it is possible to reach Gale from Faro, but requires a transfer in Albufeira.

    Wonderful! 4.8/5
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    • 2 BR
    • 2 BA
    • Sleeps 6
    Apartment #1785598
    13
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      Wonderful! 4.8/5
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      • 1 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Sleeps 4
      Apartment #6837228
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        Excellent! 4.3/5
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        • 3 BR
        • 3 BA
        • Separate Toilet
        • Sleeps 8
        Villa #6518468
        8
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          Excellent! 4.7/5
          (37 reviews)
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          • 5 BR
          • 5 BA
          • Sleeps 12
          Villa #862822
          37
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            Excellent! 4.6/5
            (10 reviews)
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            • 3 BR
            • 2 BA
            • Separate Toilet
            • Sleeps 6
            Villa #421389
            10
            Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
              Wonderful! 4.9/5
              (31 reviews)
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              • 2 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Sleeps 5
              Multiple rentals Apartment #867621
              31
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                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                (5 reviews)
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                • 5 BR
                • 4 BA
                • Sleeps 13
                Villa #1745218
                5
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                  • 5 BR
                  • 4 BA
                  • Sleeps 12
                  Villa #1708900
                  2
                  Viewed 52 times in the last 48 hours
                    • 3 BR
                    • 3 BA
                    • Sleeps 7
                    Villa #1838226
                    1
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                      • 1 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Sleeps 4
                      Apartment #6889133
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                      Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                        • 2 BR
                        • 2 BA
                        • Sleeps 5
                        Multiple rentals Apartment #867621
                        12
                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                          (18 reviews)
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                          • 2 BR
                          • 2 BA
                          • Sleeps 6
                          Apartment #1050712
                          18
                          Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                            (9 reviews)
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                            • 3 BR
                            • 2 BA
                            • Sleeps 7
                            Villa #8151992
                            9
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                              • 4 BR
                              • 4 BA
                              • Sleeps 9
                              Villa #406078
                              2
                              Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                • 3 BR
                                • 4 BA
                                • Sleeps 8
                                Villa #833716
                                4
                                Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                  (12 reviews)
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                                  • 4 BR
                                  • 4 BA
                                  • Sleeps 8
                                  Villa #25466
                                  12
                                  Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                    (31 reviews)
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                                    • 4 BR
                                    • 4 BA
                                    • Sleeps 8
                                    Villa #67802
                                    31
                                    Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                      • 5 BR
                                      • 5 BA
                                      • Sleeps 10
                                      Villa #1846349
                                      3
                                      Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Excellent! 4.5/5
                                        (6 reviews)
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                                        • 4 BR
                                        • 4 BA
                                        • Sleeps 8
                                        Villa #1672635
                                        6
                                        Viewed 132 times in the last 48 hours
                                          • 5 BR
                                          • 4 BA
                                          • Separate Toilet
                                          • Sleeps 11
                                          Villa #1672632
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                                            • 4 BR
                                            • 3 BA
                                            • Sleeps 9
                                            Villa #1992569
                                            Viewed 92 times in the last 48 hours
                                              • 5 BR
                                              • 5 BA
                                              • Separate Toilets
                                              • Sleeps 10
                                              Villa #1672634
                                              3
                                              Viewed 62 times in the last 48 hours
                                                • 5 BR
                                                • 5 BA
                                                • Sleeps 10
                                                Villa #1783407
                                                1
                                                Viewed 57 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  • 6 BR
                                                  • 5 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 14
                                                  House #1902020
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                                                    • 4 BR
                                                    • 3 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                    Villa #1902022
                                                    2
                                                    Viewed 52 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                      (29 reviews)
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                                                      • 1 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                      Apartment #439044
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                                                      Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                        (18 reviews)
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                                                        • 3 BR
                                                        • 4 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                        Villa #8048938
                                                        18
                                                        Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                          • 5 BR
                                                          • 5 BA
                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                          • Sleeps 12
                                                          Villa #2425919
                                                          5
                                                          Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                            (5 reviews)
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                                                            • 2 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                            Apartment #1992690
                                                            5
                                                            Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                              (32 reviews)
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                                                              • 1 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                              Multiple rentals Apartment #1019624
                                                              32
                                                              Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                Apartment #8019485
                                                                3
                                                                Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                  (9 reviews)
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                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                  Villa #8034143
                                                                  9
                                                                  Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                    (25 reviews)
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                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                    Apartment #6658317
                                                                    25
                                                                    Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                      (7 reviews)
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                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 7
                                                                      Villa #410064
                                                                      7
                                                                      Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                        (8 reviews)
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                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                        • 4 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                                        Villa #866612
                                                                        8
                                                                        Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                          (11 reviews)
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                                                                          • 5 BR
                                                                          • 4 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 10
                                                                          Villa #1023621
                                                                          11
                                                                          Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                            • 3 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                            Villa #66304
                                                                            5
                                                                              Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                              (8 reviews)
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                                                                              • 4 BR
                                                                              • 4 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 8
                                                                              Villa #1023622
                                                                              8
                                                                              Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                (5 reviews)
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                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 10
                                                                                Villa #1322278
                                                                                5
                                                                                Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                  House #1725673
                                                                                  2
                                                                                  Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                    (16 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                                    • 4 BA
                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                                                    Villa #93307
                                                                                    16
                                                                                    Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Very Good! 4.2/5
                                                                                      (12 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                                      • 4 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                                      Villa #841141
                                                                                      12
                                                                                      Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        • 5 BR
                                                                                        • 4 BA
                                                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                                                        • Sleeps 11
                                                                                        Villa #6939994
                                                                                        2
                                                                                        Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                          (5 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 4 BR
                                                                                          • 3 BA
                                                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                                                          • Sleeps 8
                                                                                          Villa #11711
                                                                                          5
                                                                                          Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                            (4 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                                            • 3 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 7
                                                                                            Villa #407253
                                                                                            4
                                                                                            Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                              (31 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 5 BR
                                                                                              • 4 BA
                                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                                              • Sleeps 10
                                                                                              Villa #869416
                                                                                              31
                                                                                              Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                (5 reviews)
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                                • 4 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                Villa #893659
                                                                                                5
                                                                                                Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                  • 5 BR
                                                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 10
                                                                                                  Villa #8146171
                                                                                                  1
                                                                                                  Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                                                    • 3 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 9
                                                                                                    Villa #1883475
                                                                                                    Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                      Villa #896881
                                                                                                      4
                                                                                                      Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours

                                                                                                      Gale Villas & Apartments (300+)

                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Beautiful secluded villa

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      Beautiful villa with great accommodation, very well maintained. Fabulous pool in picturesque garden. Car essential.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017

                                                                                                      Fantastic Villa

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      We had a fantastic stay at this Villa near Gale. Keys collection and drop off were great and very easy. The Villa had plenty of space and was great to stay in with 6 adults and 1 child. The only down side was the safe did not work and the TV did not have many British channels therefore could not watch Wimbledon. I would have rated this property 5 stars if these 2 things were fixed. We would definitely book to stay at this Villa again as we like this area as it is only 10 minutes(by car) to The shops and busy Albuferia.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017