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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel near beach, plenty of golf

Family, kids' pools

This casual 109-room hotel in the Vale de Garrão resort development south of Almancil and west of Quinta do Lago features family and kids' outdoor pools.

Golf courses nearby

Summer shuttles go the beach and watersports 900 meters (984 yards) away, while golfers enjoy six courses within 5 km (3 miles). A three-level spa in the Ria Park development features hydrotherapy treatments.

Light, bright decor

Spacious guestrooms and suites feature a light ambience of pale-yellow walls, stucco molding, pale-marble floors, and rattan headboards. All have balconies or patios, and free WiFi.

Renovations & Closures

The property is closed between 1 November and 31 March.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Situated 250 meters (273 yards) from the hotel, the Ria Park development's three-story, 1,000-square-meter (10,764-sq-ft) health spa features a two-story pavilion containing a 14-by-6-meter (45-by-20-ft) swimming pool equipped with water spouts and air jets for hydrotherapy, spa tub, and a steam room. Cushioned teak lounge chairs and giant candles flank the pool. Four treatment rooms offer hydrotherapy, including Vichy and Scottish showers, while six other rooms with private showers are available for massage, body treatments, and facials. Signature treatments include the Floating Thermo Spa Session and the Underwater Massage with Oils or Seaweed. Two tennis courts are available onsite.

The spa includes a relaxation lounge furnished with cushioned rattan lounge chairs. A spacious fitness room under a high, elaborately formed wood ceiling contains cardio machines, weight machines, and free weights. (Daily surcharge for use of swimming pool and fitness center.) Use of the hotel's health club, which contains a six-person spa tub, is complimentary during a 5-7 PM "happy hour," with a surcharge for other times.

For children, complimentary supervised outdoor activities are offered in summer, and a free children's club. Wireless Internet access is also available in the lobby (surcharge.)

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Bar/lounge
  • Children's club (free)
  • Children's pool
  • Concierge services
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Free self parking
  • Garden
  • Health club
  • Meeting rooms
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor tennis courts 2
  • Poolside bar
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • RV, bus, truck parking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Total number of rooms - 109
  • WiFi (surcharge)
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Children's club (free)
  • Children's pool
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor tennis courts

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( 7 EUR per day )

Parking

Free self parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony or patio
  • Bidet
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Climate control
  • Free toiletries
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room safe
  • Minibar
  • Private bathroom
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Satellite TV service
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Turndown service
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Where to Eat

Garden Restaurant - Dining room and terrace seating. Serving a la carte lunch and buffet or a la carte dinner daily.

Lobby Bar - Expansive bar/lounge with marble floor, upholstered rattan seating, potted plants, terrace overlooking swimming pools. Open early evening to late night for sandwiches, cocktails.

Pool Bars - Two poolside bars open in summer for sandwiches, burgers, pizza, omelets, tropical drinks.

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Nearby Things to Do

A 27-meter (90-foot) freeform outdoor swimming pool paired with a 5.5-meter (18-foot) children's pool provides warm-weather swimming.

The nearest beach is Vale do Garrão, 900 meters (984 yards) from the hotel, with complimentary shuttle service available from May through October. Unlike the western Algarve, where cliffs interrupt beaches, sand extends unimpeded for miles in this area along the Atlantic Ocean. The hotel provides complimentary lounge chairs, umbrellas, and towels on the beach. Independent operators rent water sports gear on the beach during the summer.

The hotel includes two lighted tennis courts (surcharges) and rents bicycles.

Six golf courses lie within five km (three mile) of the hotel, two within the Vale do Lobo development to the west and four within the Quinta do Lago development to the east. The hotel arranges for golf pro to provide private lessons (surcharges) for guests. A horse stable two km (1.25 mile) north of the hotel offers horseback riding, and a gun club is 1.25 km (0.75 mile) away.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Segway rental/tour on site
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Playground on site
  • Scooter/moped rentals on site
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: EUR 7 per day (rates may vary)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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