In the heart of Ria Formosa Nature Park lies one of the most prestigious five star luxury resorts in Portugal, Hotel Quinta do Lago. A member of the 'Leading Hotels of the World', this wonderful hotel enjoys magnificent vistas of Ria Formosa's breathtaking estuary as well as of the Atlantic ocean. The hotel is framed by 37,500 m2 of peaceful gardens which abound in natural beauty, making it the perfect choice for those seeking tranquility and relaxation. It is also just a short walk along a scenic footpath to the most exclusive beach in all of the Algarve, Quinta do Lago, which showcases vast stretches of soft sands and calm turquoise waves.

The area of Quinta do Lago is a paradise for golf enthusiasts, boasting four championship golf courses which are regarded as some of the best in Europe. Hotel guests can enjoy special rates at the spectacular golf courses as well as one-on-one tuition with a PDA certified golf pro. Besides golf guests can also make use of two tennis courts, and enjoy the endless sunshine at two outdoor swimming pools for adults and children respectively, as well as an outdoor jacuzzi overlooking the picturesque Ria Formosa landscapes. In the heart of the gardens you will find a space dedicated to the littlest of Hotel Quinta do Lago's guests; the kids club offers children days filled with entertainment, games and fun activities.

In terms of activities guests are spoilt for choice. Discover Ria Formosa by horseback at the numerous stables nearby, explore the Atlantic waves with an array of watersports and cruises, walk the serene nature trails, tour the local markets at Loule, Quarteira or Olhao, learn the rich history of Portugal at monument and museum tours or encounter Ria Formosa's rare wildlife in a birdwatching tour. By night keep the fun going at the Vilamoura or Monte Gordo casinos.

After an action packed day, visit the indulgent hotel spa where you can choose from a wide array of traditional, oriental or modern treatments that promise to alleviate tension, soothe the body and clear the mind. Later, delight your taste buds at the two elegant restaurants. Choose from classic Italian in a romantic candlelit setting at Ca'd'Oro restaurant or try the famous Algarvean Cataplana and other traditional Portuguese delicacies at Brisa do Mar. End the day watching the sun set over the estuary, accompanied by the soothing sounds of the piano at Laguna Bar.

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Accommodation

Golf Side Garden View

Rooms are luxury decorated and equipped to offer guests the best comfort for some days of relax and pleasure with incredible garden views. In all rooms you will find a very comfortable king-size bed or two spacious single beds, one 32’’ LCD, minibar, safe, radio alarm-clock and internet connection by telephone line or wireless access. All the bathrooms have warm towel racks, hairdryer, illuminated maquillage mirror and a full amenities collection. It will be at your disposal a bathrobe and slippers for your comfort during your stay. 

Lagoon Side Garden View

Rooms are luxury decorated and equipped to offer guests the best comfort for some days of relax and pleasure with incredible garden views. In all rooms you will find a very comfortable king-size bed or two spacious single beds, one 32’’ LCD, minibar, safe, radio alarm-clock and internet connection by telephone line or wireless access. All the bathrooms have warm towel racks, hairdryer, illuminated maquillage mirror and a full amenities collection. It will be at your disposal a bathrobe and slippers for your comfort during your stay. 

Lagoon Side Sea View

Rooms are luxury decorated and equipped to offer guests the best comfort for some days of relax and pleasure with incredible sea views. In all rooms you will find a very comfortable king-size bed or two spacious single beds, one 32’’ LCD, minibar, safe, radio alarm-clock and internet connection by telephone line or wireless access. All the bathrooms have warm towel racks, hairdryer, illuminated maquillage mirror and a full amenities collection. It will be at your disposal a bathrobe and slippers for your comfort during your stay. 

Golf Side Premium Garden View

These suites with one or two bedrooms enjoy views of the pretty gardens, and have 60 or 105 square meters of space respectively. The suites are composed of a foyer, living room with a 42" TV, one or two bedrooms with private bathrooms, toilet and a very pleasant terrace.

Lagoon Side Premium Sea View

These large, recently refurbished rooms, span over 50 square meters and offer views over the ocean, Ria Formosa Estuary or the lush gardens. For your comfort the rooms have a furnished terrace and a seating area with a sofa. The marble bathrooms are equipped with a bathtub and a walk-in shower in some rooms.The room also include Wireless internet connection, telephone, mini bar, 32" LCD TV and safe.

Facilities

  • Activity programme
  • Babysitting
  • Bars
  • Beach
  • Concierge
  • Covid-19 protocols
  • Daily cleaning/housekeeping
  • Family Pool
  • Golf course
  • Gym
  • Hairdresser
  • Kids & Teens Club
  • Onsite Shop
  • Restaurants
  • Spa
  • Tennis Courts
  • Tours
  • Wi-Fi

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Food & Drink

Brisa do Mar

The Brisa do Mar Restaurant affords diners magnificent views over the Formosa Estuary and the beach, which can be enjoyed either in indoor comfort or from the splendid open-air terrace. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The menu features traditional Portuguese specialities and international dishes, carefully prepared by Chef Gerhard Pölzl. The daily selection of fresh fish dishes includes specialities such as “Fresh Fish in a Salt Crust”, “Rice with Seafood” and the famous “Algarvean Cataplana”. Pride of place on the dessert menu goes to the “Apple Crumble and Strudel” or, for the more weight-conscious, the delicious “Low-calorie Chocolate and Raspberry Tart”. Live Music during dinner service at Restaurant Brisa do Mar - except on Wednesdays.

Cá d' Oro

Serving fine Italian cuisine in elegant surroundings, is open for dinner only. In winter, diners may savour the marvellous delicacies in a romantic atmosphere by the light of the fire, whilst summertime meals are best enjoyed in moonlight on the open-air terrace. Favourite dishes on the menu include the delicious risottos and the “Traditional Taglierini Verde Cá d´oro”, one of the house specialities, which continues to delight diners season after season. Cá d’Oro’s offers dishes such as “Fillet of Gilt-head Bream with Tiger Prawns” and “Suckling Veal Chops with Grilled Vegetables”. The dessert menu naturally features the famous “Tiramisu” and the delicious “Crème Brûlée”, whilst the “Pear Ravioli Stuffed with Cottage Cheese and Raisins”, is sure to surprise those who are tempted to try a more original dessert.The hotel’s wine list is particularly noteworthy for the variety of wines featured and the frequent new additions, meaning that diners who enjoy wine with their meal can always find something new and surprising.