Vasco Da Gama

Monte Gordo, Algarve, Portugal
Beautiful beach. Delicious food. Tasty breakfast. Great location. Fantastic service. Great pool.

If you’re looking for a relaxing beach holiday to the Algarve with a choice of fun activities then Vasco Da Gama Portugal is perfect for you! Vasco Da Gama Monte Gordo is located just 200m from one of the Algarve’s best sandy beaches, set on the stunning rugged coast of the Gulf of Cádiz. The hotel was the first to open in beautiful Monte Gordo and is a long-time favourite with British guests.

The Vasco Da Gama Monte Gordo has a large swimming pool situated right on the beach so you have a choice of where to take a dip! The hotel also offers a range of fun or relaxing activities such as tennis, pool tables, a gym, on-site massages, and even a lively mini golf course. There is also a full size golf course located only 3km away, for the more competitive amongst you! The Vasco Da Gama Portugal is home to a delicious buffet-style restaurant serving a variety of foods to suit every taste. There are two bars on-site for afternoon cocktails or a cheeky nightcap. To keep the kids entertained there is a children’s playground and regular evening entertainment for all the family.

The hotel is within easy reach of shops, bars and clubs. The closest city is Vila Real De Santo António, where you can dine in the local restaurants, check out the marina, or take a tour of the traditional whitewashed stone buildings of South Portugal. To make your stay even easier ask the English speaking hotel staff about bicycle rental, which is conveniently available, and take a tour of the beautiful area by bike. If you are considering car rental in the Algarve, there is ample parking at the Vasco Da Gama Monte Gordo. A holiday to the Algarve can be as relaxing or active as you wish and the Vasco Da Gama Monte Gordo has proven year after year that it is one of the best places to enjoy the magic of Portugal, so book now!

If you're looking for a relaxing beach holiday to the Algarve with a choice of fun activities then Vasco Da Gama Portugal is perfect for you! Vasco Da Gama Monte Gordo is located just 200m from one of the Algarve's best sandy beaches, set on the stunning rugged coast of the Gulf of Cádiz. The hotel was the first to open in beautiful Monte Gordo and is a long-time favourite with British guests. 

Most popular facilities

  • Beachfront location
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Near golf course
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Car Hire
  • Facilities for Disabled Guests
  • Family Rooms
  • Fitness Centre
  • Gym
  • Non Smoking Rooms
  • Playground
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Terrace
  • Wifi
    • Facilities
      • Air conditioning
      • Beachfront
      • Car hire
      • Designated smoking area
      • Facilities for disabled guests
      • Family rooms
      • Free WiFi
      • Garden
      • Gift shop
      • Heating
      • Lift
      • Newspapers (Additional charge)
      • Non smoking rooms
      • Outdoor furniture
      • Room service
      • Safety deposit box (Additional charge)
      • Shops (on site)
      • Shuttle service (additional charge)
      • Sun terrace
      • Terrace
    • Pool and wellness
      • Fitness centre
      • Kids' pool
      • Massage (Additional charge)
      • Outdoor pool (all year)
      • Pool bar
      • Pool with view
      • Pool/beach towels
      • Shallow end
      • Solarium
      • Sun loungers or beach chairs
      • Sun umbrellas
      • Swimming pool
    • Sports and leisure
      • Banana Boat
      • Billiards/Snooker
      • Children's Pool
      • Entertainment Programme
      • Gym
      • Minigolf
      • Outdoor Pool(s)
      • Parasols
      • Pedalo
      • Pool bar
      • Sun loungers
      • Sun terrace
      • Swimming Pool
      • Table Tennis
      • Tennis
    • Activities
      • Beach
      • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
      • Billiards (Additional charge)
      • Casino
      • Children's playground
      • Cycling
      • Darts
      • Entertainment staff
      • Evening entertainment
      • Fishing (Additional charge)
      • Games room
      • Golf course (within 3 km) (Additional charge)
      • Hiking
      • Library
      • Mini golf
      • Table tennis
      • Tennis court (Additional charge)
      • Tennis equipment (Additional charge)
    • Food and Drink
      • Bar
      • Breakfast in the room
      • On-site coffee house
      • Restaurant (à la carte and buffet)
      • Snack bar
      • Special diet menus (on request)
    • Entertainment
      • Indoor play area
      • Kids' outdoor play equipment

Room facilities

Make yourself at home in one of the 186 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.

All Inclusive

Enjoy international cuisine at Vasco da Gama, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Relax with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM.

Other information

  • 24hr Reception
  • Accessible parking
  • Airport drop off (Additional charge)
  • Airport pick up (Additional charge)
  • Emergency cord in bathroom
  • Free public parking
  • Higher level toilet
  • Ironing service (Additional charge)
  • Laundry (Additional charge)
  • Lower bathroom sink
  • Luggage storage
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Shoeshine
  • Street parking
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible


Please note: As of 1st December 2018, Tourist Tax applies for all kinds of holiday accommodation within the area. This is payable locally, directly to the hotel. 

The tourist tax is of 1.00EUR per night per person and will be charged for up to 7 nights. Children under 10 years will not be charged, while it is half price for kids aged between 11 and 13. 

The payment of the municipal tourist tax is made at the end of the stay as a single amount in the final bill and charged directly to the guest. 

Points of interest

  • Bars 100m
  • Faro Airport 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Golf Course 6km
  • Restaurants 100m
  • Shops 100m
To make booking a cheap holiday at Vasco Da Gama in Monte Gordo easier for you, we provide a range of different payment options.To find out if you can book Vasco Da Gama with a low deposit holiday option or to check if you can grab a last minute holiday deal, please click the "Price and Availability"button above.
A selection of available rooms is shown below. There may be more options available, shown after you've made your flight selection.
  • Superior Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace and Sea View
  • Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace and Sea View
  • Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace and Land View
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Bathroom
    • Hairdryer
    • Wi-fi
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Radio
    • Minibar
    • Centrally regulated air conditioning
    • Central heating
    • Safe
    • Balcony
  • Superior Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace and Land View
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Bathroom
    • Hairdryer
    • Wi-fi
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Radio
    • Minibar
    • Centrally regulated air conditioning
    • Central heating
    • Safe
    • Balcony
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  • Low Deposit options available
  • Pay Monthly
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What guests say...

  • Beach4.9/5136 reviews

    Beautiful beach

  • Location4.8/5209 reviews

    Great location

  • Pool4.7/565 reviews

    Great pool

Good to know...

  • Beach nearby
  • Great menu
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