Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly resort with full-service spa and restaurant


This family-friendly Almancil resort is located by the sea, within 1 mi (2 km) of Ancao Beach and Quinta do Lago Beach. Quinta Shopping Center and San Lorenzo Golf Club are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Resort Features

A full-service spa, a restaurant, and a health club are available at this resort. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a swim-up bar, and outdoor tennis courts are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 20 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and DVD players. Kitchens come with refrigerators and stovetops, and guests will also find upscale touches like private spa tubs and fireplaces. Limited housekeeping is available.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Encosta do Lago features outdoor tennis courts and a health club. The resort offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include a swim-up bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This Mediterranean resort also offers a children's pool, a seasonal outdoor pool, and a sauna. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 20 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Health club 
  • Computer station 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Garden 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free self parking 
  • Sauna 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Steam room 
  • Children's pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Children's pool  
  • Separate living room  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Washer/dryer  
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • DVD player 
  • Fireplace 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Microwave 
  • Kitchen 
  • Limited housekeeping 
  • Second bathroom 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Bidet 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Television 
  • Washer/dryer 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer 
  • Stovetop 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Separate living room 
  • Private spa tub 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Tucanos - This poolside fine-dining restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Open select days.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Outdoor tennis courts and a health club are featured at the resort. A children's pool and a seasonal outdoor pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna.

Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the health club or fitness facility.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Scooter/moped rentals on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 

Spa Services

Guests can pamper themselves with a trip to the onsite spa, which has 2 treatment rooms. Services include sports massages, Swedish massages, massages, and facials. The spa is equipped with a steam room. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology.

  • Swedish massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 5 PM

Check-in time ends at 6 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:
  • Monday - Friday: 9:30 AM - 6 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 11:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 25 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets stay free
  • Dogs and cats only
  • 1 per room
  • Specific rooms only
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

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.

No elevators

Pets allowed (no fees)

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed


The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 50 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 25 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Encosta Lago
  • Encosta Lago Almancil
  • Encosta Lago Hotel
  • Encosta Lago Hotel Almancil
  • Encosta Do Lago Portugal/Algarve - Almancil

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. 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. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. This property allows pets in specific rooms only. Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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