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Galosol Hotel

Active holiday & relaxation in Madeira

Active resort on approximately 14,000 sqm directly on a headland by the sea. Wide range of wellness, beauty and sports facilities.

Most Popular Hotel Features

  • Wifi for free
  • Swimming pool
  • Seaside
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Ideal for solo travelers
  • Family-friendly
  • Sustainable hotel
  • Sauna
  • Gym

Packages and Programmes with Best Price Guarantee

Active Recreation in Madeira

1 night, double room, breakfast

$51

Enjoy, discover and actively move on the exotic flower island with the year-round pleasant spring climate. while hiking, yoga or mountain bike.

  • Use of outdoor pools, sauna area and sun loungers (also in the neighboring Galomar), swimming bay with sea water pool
  • Use of indoor pools, whirlpools, and fitness club, as well as the yoga and meditation garden in Galomar
  • Participation in the entertainment and sports programme e.g. Live music, fitness classes, yoga, levada jogging, (Nordic) walking according to offers
  • Wi-Fi throughout the hotel

We have already calculated the following discounts for you:

  • 20% Super Discount
  • 10% Super Discount

All available discounts

Telephone booking code: 605P1

Personalise your stay

Galosol Hotel in detail

Your Hotel

☀ In one of the most beautiful places in the south of Madeira, located in the peaceful residential area of Caniço de Baixo, about 30 meters above sea level, lies the Galo Resort Hotel, just 2.5 km from the center of Caniço on the climate favored side of the island - perfect for discovering Madeira or for recreation. The center of Funchal is around 12 km away, and it is only 8 km to the airport. The hotel is part of the 14.000 sqm big Galo Resort, constisting of 3 hotels (hotel Galasol, hotel Galomar & hotel Alpino Atlantico). The facilities of all the hotels and resorts are available for all guests.

How You Reside

118 rooms and 5 suites (all non-smoking), mainly with garden or sea view. Bath or shower, toilet, hairdryer, air conditioner, minibar, satellite TV, telephone, balcony, safe and bathrobe (surcharge). Suites with bathrobes, separate living room, bathroom and Jacuzzi. 4 wheelchair accessible rooms. 3 lifts.

Dining & Leisure

OndamarRestaurant (buffet) with regional and international cuisine (also vegetarian dishes). A la carte restaurants for specialties, "Dine around" possible with advance registration (except 1.12.-22.12.14/ 1.1.-31.1.15). 2 bars. Wi-Fi in public areas. Ayurvedic meals on request in the hotel Alpino Atlantico. Bar with Wi-Fi access (for free).

Wellness, Spa & Health

Large swimming pool and sun terrace. Indoor pool (28°C), jacuzzi, Finnish sauna, organic sauna, steam room, sensorary showers. Bay in the underwater national park accessible with private access to the sea and saltwater pool, via a lift or stairs.

Health and relaxation and more vitality, well-being and prevention offers in the ONDA REVITAL LOUNGE (400 sq.m.) with physiotherapy, traditional massages and beauty programmes.

Free Time & Sports

The professional fitness club, on a 2,500 sqm space, is supervised by qualified instructors: cardio machines, multi-purpose sports hall, personal trainers, sports animation. Approx. 48 classes per week. Squash. In-house dive shop with diving school (seasonal), mountain bike, kayak rentals. Swimming with dolphins and other outdoor activities bookable at the hotel.

Hiking & Yoga approximately € 45 per walk (full day tour including transfer and yoga teacher).

GOLF 18 hole golf courses Palheiro about 8 km and 27 hole golf course about 18 km Santo da Serra, 20% discount on green fees.

Your Hotel

☀ In one of the most beautiful squares in the south of Madeira, in the quiet residential area of Caniço de Baixo, in the first row, about 30m above sea level, are the Galo Resort Hotels Madeira, only 2.5 km from the center of Caniço on the climate-friendly side of the island. To the center of Funchal about 12 km, to the airport about 8 km. The Hotel Galosol is part of the 14,000 sqm Galo Resort, which consists of 3 hotels (Hotel Galosol, Hotel Galomar & Hotel Alpino Atlantico). The facilities of all hotels and resorts are available to all guests.

How You Reside

118 rooms, 2 master suites and 5 suites (all non-smoking) with garden view, partial or full sea view. Bath or shower, toilet, hairdryer, air conditioning, safe, minibar, coffee / tea set, cable TV, telephone, balcony. Bathrobe (about € 5 / stay, € 25 deposit). Suites (about 37 sqm) with balcony, bathrobe, separate living room and toilet. Master suites (about 79 sqm) with sea views, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and 1 living room and balcony. 1 disabled-friendly room and 8 allergy-free rooms (Ecarf-certified). 3 lifts. Wi-Fi throughout the house.

DBL/Garden View

Double Room with Garden View, bath or shower, WC, hairdryer, air conditioning, safe, minibar, coffee / tea set, satellite TV, telephone, balcony.

Wifi

Air conditioner

Safe

Hair dryer

Balcony or terrace

Coffee/Tea set

Satellite TV

Mini Bar

Room code for telephone bookings: 605D1

DBL as SGL/Garden View

Double room for single use with garden view, bath or shower, WC, hairdryer, air conditioning, safe, minibar, coffee / tea set, satellite TV, telephone, balcony.

Wifi

Air conditioner

Safe

Hair dryer

Balcony or terrace

Coffee/Tea set

Satellite TV

Mini Bar

Room code for telephone bookings: 605E1

DBL/Side Sea View

Double room with partial sea view, bath or shower, WC, hairdryer, air conditioning, safe, minibar, coffee / tea set, satellite TV, telephone, balcony.

Wifi

Air conditioner

Safe

Hair dryer

Balcony or terrace

Coffee/Tea set

Mini Bar

Room code for telephone bookings: 605D2

DBL as SGL/Side Sea View

Double room for single use with partial sea view, bath or shower, WC, hairdryer, air conditioning, safe, minibar, coffee / tea set, satellite TV, telephone, balcony.

Wifi

Air conditioner

Safe

Hair dryer

Balcony or terrace

Coffee/Tea set

Satellite TV

Mini Bar

Room code for telephone bookings: 605E2

DBL direct Sea View

Double room with direct sea view, bath or shower, WC, hairdryer, air conditioning, safe, minibar, coffee / tea set, satellite TV, telephone, balcony.

Wifi

Air conditioner

Safe

Hair dryer

Balcony or terrace

Coffee/Tea set

Satellite TV

Mini Bar

Room code for telephone bookings: 605D3

DBL as SGL/direct Sea View

Double room for single use with direct sea view, bath or shower, WC, hairdryer, air conditioning, safe, minibar, coffee / tea set, satellite TV, telephone, balcony.

Wifi

Air conditioner

Safe

Hair dryer

Balcony or terrace

Coffee/Tea set

Satellite TV

Mini Bar

Room code for telephone bookings: 605E3

Suite/ Blc. (1 Bedroom)

Suite (approx. 37 sqm) with balcony, bathrobe, separate living room and WC as well as Jacuzzi. Bath or shower, toilet, hair dryer, air conditioning, safe, minibar, coffee / tea set, satellite TV, telephone.

Wifi

Air conditioner

Safe

Hair dryer

Balcony or terrace

Bathrobe in room

Coffee/Tea set

Satellite TV

Mini Bar

Room code for telephone bookings: 605S4

Master Suite (2 Bedrooms)

Master Suite (approx. 79 sqm.) with seaview, 2 bed-, 2 bath- and 1 living room as well as balcony, bath or shower, WC, bathrobe, hair dryer, air conditioning, safe, minibar, coffee-/tea set, sat.-TV, telephone.

Wifi

Air conditioner

Safe

Hair dryer

Balcony or terrace

Bathrobe in room

Coffee/Tea set

Satellite TV

Mini Bar

Room code for telephone bookings: 605S5

Dining & Leisure

Restaurant Ondamar (buffet) with regional and international dishes. Also local, organic, lactose-free, gluten-free, vegetarian or vegan cuisine. A la carte restaurant Atlantis for specialties and pizzeria. 2 bars. Herb garden for kitchen and spa.

Wellness & Spa

Outdoor pool, sun terrace, indoor pool (about 28°C), whirlpool and Finnish and Bio sauna, steam bath and experience showers. Outdoor sauna (up to 4 pers., Approx. € 10 / room for 2 hours).
In the neighboring sister hotel Galomar 2 panoramic saunas, infrared sauna and steam bath.
Resort's own bathing bay in the underwater nature park with its own sea access, seawater pool and adults only area (accessible by lift or stairs).

Ashoka Spa (about 400 square meters, open daily) in the neighboring Galomar, inspired by nature and the 5 elements, with massages, beauty and energy treatments.

Fitness & Courses

In the professional fitness club, approx. 2,500sqm, you will be looked after by qualified trainers: cardio machines, multi-purpose sports hall, personal trainer (about 45 € per hour), sports program with about 48 courses per week, for example. Zumba, Step, Spinning, Yoga, Pilates (some courses for a fee). Sports hall, squash (racket against building).

Nearby Airports
Madeira Airport (FNC) : (approx. 10 km / 12 minutes)

Additional information

Tourist Tax: 1,00 €/day, payable locally.

Parking area: included.

Children discount: 2 adults + 1 child (0 to 1.9 years) 100%
(2-11.9 years) 1st child 100%, 2nd child 50% on room with breakfast, 50% on room and board.

Pets: not permitted.

Christmas, New Year's Eve

Christmas, New Year's Eve and Easter Gala dinner surcharge included in half board price.
For stay with breakfast optional: Christmas (24.12.18) € 83, New Year's Eve (31.12.18) €133, Easter (21.4.19) €71.

Upon request, ayurvedic full board can be booked in the Hotel Alpino Atlantico (about 300 m away, about € 36 / day for FB, to be paid on arrival).

There is a tourist tax which applies to guests who take part in the Levada Jogging - approx. €1/day for using the paths and "Levada trails".

Good to Know

Sustainability

The Galo Resort Hotels Galosol & Alpino Atlantico have been awarded the Travellife Gold Award (international sustainability certificate) and in 2014 were given the Green-Key Eco Label (Environmental Award fro hotel which promote sustainable tourism). Criteria and goals include, amongst other things, the reduction of environmental damage, environmental and sustainability education of workers and guests, as well as reduced energy use.

A night under the starts - Glamping in Lido Galomar (Bathing Platform)

Spend a night under the stars with the sound of the sea around you - perfect for couples. The wooden cottage has a large bed and an open-air shower. You keep your room at the Galosol or Galomar (for your luggage and your clothes etc.).

Costs approx. € 60 per person / night with breakfast in the Atlantis Restaurant (8-10 am), bookable on site according to availability between 1 June and 30 September (weather-dependent).

Hotel Amenities at a Glance

  • Ideal for solo travelers
  • Family-friendly
  • Seaside
  • Entertainment Programme
  • Guided hiking tours
  • Yoga
  • Pilates

Customer reviews

Marvelous 4.6 / 5.0
97% would recommend
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39 Ratings from real clients At SpaDreams, only clients who have travelled with us can submit a review.
  • Deike H.
    from Germany

    ‘Very nice activity holiday with relaxation moments’ Original review

    Many sports, nature and relaxation. Relaxing atmosphere of the staff and the guests show more

    • Hotel in general
      friendly, quiet, clean
    • Service and hospitality
      In the non-family hotel very friendly to a small child! The other guests were very relaxed

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    • May 2018
    • 12 - 16 days
    • as a family
    • 40 to 49 years
  • Holger L.
    from Germany

    ‘Very relaxing, apart from the construction noise’ Original review

    The noise from the construction site was still considerable (sanding directly next to the pool area / beach chairs). Otherwise, we felt comfortable all around. show more

    • Hotel in general
      Clean and nice, location excellent, we would book again.
    • Spa, treatment and pool area
      We used the fitness club intensively - courses, indoor pool, sauna, equipment everything top

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    • March 2018
    • 9 - 11 days
    • as a couple
    • 50 to 59 years
  • Pauline A.
    from France

    ‘Rejuvenating, pleasant, perfect to change your mind’ Original review

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    • Hotel in general
      Hotel nice and clean, big and nice room
    • Service and hospitality
      Very nice staff, smiling and helpful
    • Cuisine
      In the restaurant, good quality dishes and a diversity every day
    • Spa, treatment and pool area
      Nice and clean spa area, no complaints
    • Treatments and programmes
      We leave well rested and reboosted, it's nice

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    • January 2018
    • 4 - 8 days
    • solo
    • Younger than 30 years
  • Lena T.
    from Germany

    ‘Great hotel, good for sport enthusiasts’ Original review

    Nice hotel, friendly staff, great sport facilities show more

    • Hotel in general
      Modern rooms, large fitness area
    • Service and hospitality
      Since we had to leave due to the return flight happening before breakfast, we received breakfast on the room the night before-great service!

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    • November 2017
    • 1 - 3 days
    • as a couple
    • Younger than 30 years
  • Nicole R.
    from Germany

    ‘Spontaneous and quickly booked, but unforgettable!’ Original review

    Super beautiful, relaxing holiday with many great impressions show more

    • Hotel in general
      Everything fine!
    • Service and hospitality
      Great service!
    • Cuisine
      Great breakfast !!!
    • Spa, treatment and pool area
      Everything super clean!
    • Treatments and programmes
      Treatments have a great value!

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    • July 2017
    • 9 - 11 days
    • with friends
    • 40 to 49 years
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