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

Popular property highlights

Free breakfast
Free parking
Free WiFi
Swimming pool

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). Relax in the Turkish bath after a day of play.

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.

Ria Park Garden Hotel

Renovations & Closures

The property is closed between 1 ??? and 31 March.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Ria Park Garden Hotel, just 20 minutes away from Faro International Airport, is located in Vale do Garrão, between the Quinta do Lago and Vale do Lobo resorts, set among pine trees in the Natural Reserve Pak of the Ria Formosa, only 800 meters from the sandy golden beach of Garrão and near to some well-known golf courses. The 109 rooms, including Family Suites and Suites, are all equipped with air conditioning, private terrace or balcony, cable TV, direct dial telephone, minibar, safe deposit box, and WIFI free access.

The rooms and suites enjoy either a sea or garden views. Restaurant with terrace overlooking the gardens and swimming pool, lobby bar, pool bar, 2 outdoor swimming pools (1 for children), Turkish bath, spa tub, 3 tennis courts. Guests can also enjoy 1 training football ground with official dimensions, baby-sitting, and beach transfers.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Conference space 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Steam room 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Concierge services 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 109 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

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

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.

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.

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


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 10 AM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in along with matching photo identification. Any other arrangements must be coordinated with the property prior to arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
No rollaway/extra beds available
Property Registry Number - 1264

Hotel Name

  • Hotel Park Garden
  • Hotel Ria Park Garden
  • Ria Garden
  • Ria Garden Hotel
  • Ria Garden Park Hotel
  • Ria Park Garden
  • Ria Park Garden Almancil
  • Ria Park Garden Hotel
  • Ria Park Garden Hotel Almancil
  • Ria Park Hotel
  • Ria Park Garden Hotel Portugal/Algarve - Almancil

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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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