Vila Galé expands its network in Brazil and plans new investments in the region
The Portuguese chain opens its tenth property in Brazil in June, it will be the largest resort in Alagoas, located about 40 minutes from the capital Maceió
Vila Galé, the largest chain of resorts in Brazil and the second largest hotel group in Portugal, is among the 200 largest hotel companies in the world and is made up of several companies, including VILA GALÉ - Sociedade de Empreendimentos Turísticos, SA This The company is responsible for the exploration and management of all the group's hotel units, as well as the execution of projects and the construction of new tourist ventures.
With more than three decades of existence, the Vila Galé network currently has 36 hotels, 27 of them spread across the north and south of Portugal (Algarve, Beja, Évora, Elvas, Alter do Chão, Oeiras, Cascais, Sintra, Ericeira , Estoril, Lisbon, Coimbra, Serra da Estrela, Porto, Braga, Douro and Madeira), and nine in Brazil (Rio de Janeiro, Fortaleza, Cumbuco, Salvador, Guarajuba, Pernambuco, Touros, Angra dos Reis and São Paulo), with a total of 8,462 rooms.
Much of the group's success is due to the quality of its product and the professionalism of its teams -seeking sustainable economic growth, socially and environmentally responsible, while seeking to be "Always close to you"- and the close bond that exists among all, forming a cohesive team strongly passionate about hospitality and tourism.
The share capital of Vila Galé, SA is wholly Portuguese and is owned by Jorge Rebelo de Almeida.
The Vila Galé Group was founded in 1986 by Jorge Rebelo de Almeida and two other partners. At that time, Jorge Rebelo de Almeida was practicing law related to construction and tourism activities, and from there came the idea of starting his own project in this field, which began with the opening of the Vila Galé Aparthotel (now Vila Galé Atlântico). , on Galé beach, in 1988.
In 2001, the group began operating in Brazil with the opening of the Vila Galé Fortaleza hotel.
On June 22, 2022, the chain will launch its tenth unit in Brazil: the Vila Galé Alagoas resort, the largest in the state of Alagoas, located about 40 minutes from the capital Maceió, in the municipality of Barra de Santo Antônio. This structure includes 513 rooms, seven restaurants, five bars, a 2,000 m2 convention center, children's club, water park, 1,500 m2 pool, SPA, disco, among others. Reservations for stays are now available.
With their strategically chosen locations on the beach, in the countryside or in the city, the Vila Galé hotels offer a recognized quality service, where safety and comfort, entertainment and gastronomy provide dream stays, whether on vacation or of business.
Sub-brands Vila Galé
Quality and service standards are extended to all units, so Vila Galé created different concepts that reflect the demanding standards of the Group: Vila Galé Collection (boutique hotels), Inevitável (restaurants), Massa Fina ( artisanal pizzas and pastas), Cervejaria Portuguesa (Mediterranean tapas bar), Satsanga (spa and wellness), Club Nep (space dedicated to children), Espaço Galera (aimed at teenagers), Casa de Santa Vitória (wines and oils from olive) and Val Moreira (Douro and Port wines).