Quinta Do Lago Holiday Guide
An area of outstanding beauty surrounded by world class golf courses!
Quinta Do Lago is an exclusive resort in the Algarve, set within the famous Ria Formosa Nature Reserve. You are presented with some of the most magnificent private villas in the whole of Europe while embracing some of the most beautiful natural environment in Portugal.
Quinta do Lago's idyllic mix of scented pine forest, salt and freshwater lakes, exotic flora and lush grassland gives it a unique appeal.
Quinta Do Lago offers a great selection of facilities with two shopping centres, 4 nightclubs and some of the best golf courses in the world. Renowned for its water sports, makes if perfect for activities such as water skiing, sailing and windsurfing.
There is an equestrian centre and the David Lloyd Tennis Club, in addition to squash courts, a health club and clay pigeon shooting.
Quinta Do Lago is a short 15-20-minute transfer from Faro airport.
Why Holiday in Quinta Do Lago?
Set amid the glorious scent of jasmine and pine, our beautiful luxury villas in Quinta do Lago are waiting to give you the perfect villa holidays. Situated in Portugal's Algarve, our Quinta do Logo villas are just a short 20 minute journey from the airport. In no time at all, you will be enjoying the hot sun and the gentle sea breezes at one of our luxurious holiday villas.
Perfection is the word that springs to mind when choosing one of our villa holidays in Quinta do Lago villas as there is always a perfect time of year to stay in the villas in Quinta do Lago. With approximately 300 days of annual sunshine, our villa holidays and holiday villas certainly are perfect with the luxury villas all being air-conditioned.
With summer temperatures reaching as high as 28°C - this is a perfect time to visit our holiday villas. During the autumn and winter months, temperatures during one of our villa holidays still range from a very pleasant 16°C - 20°C, ensuring that our luxury villas in Quinta do Lago provide a wonderful all-year-round option for your villa holidays.
Our Luxury Villas in Quinta do Lago
We aim to provide affordable luxury villas for all and - as many of our villas are suitable for two or more families to share - it is easy to select one of the luxury villas, sharing the cost. The resort and our villas in Quinta do Lago are perfect for families as it is possible for children to have their freedom.
All our villa holidays and luxury villas in Quinta do Lago offer something special, whether you prefer to have villas with a private pool or villas close to the beach, one of our villas will suit you perfectly.
When choosing one of our villa holidays, selecting the perfect villas or accommodation for your family is essential. We provide Quinta do Lago villas that have three bedrooms, which are ideal for holiday villas for two to six people sharing.
For larger parties we have villas with six bedrooms, which sleep up to twelve and are perfect for two families or a group of friends, making the cost of our holiday villas and even our most luxury villas in Quinta do Lago affordable.
The pleasure in having your own private pool at any of our luxury villas is incomparable. Satellite television ensures that our Quinta do Lago villas will allow you to watch your favourite TV programmes while you are away.
Let's also not forget that our villas in Quinta do Lago provide you with Internet, stereo system and a DVD player. One thing is for sure, whichever one of our super, luxury villas you choose, you will never be disappointed, as we have selected only the best of Quinta do Lago villas.
Our stunning villas in Quinta do Lago are situated within 645 hectares of land amid glorious countryside and pine woods; our villas and villa holidays will impress. The resort borders the Ria Formosa Natural Park, which is an area of natural beauty and a wonderful location for our villas in Quinta do Lago.
Development began in 1972 with the sole object of making it a first class holiday destination, with luxury villas providing affordable accommodation. The resort has worked very closely together with the Natural Park to ensure that there is no environmental impact from the resort and holiday villas.
You will find it an absolute treat to have it virtually on the doorsteps of our villas in Quinta do Lago. The Park has a very large lagoon, marshlands and some spectacular nature trails, where it is possible to see many rare species of birds. Whether you are a lover of nature, birds, wildlife or walking, one of our luxury villas in Quinta do Lago will be perfect for you.
Sports at Quinta do Lago Villas
When you are enjoying one of our villa holidays in our Quinta do Lago villas, you will never be short of things to do. The range of facilities at the resort itself, are never far from our luxury villas in Quinta do Lago.
Our Quinta do Lago villas are very popular with anyone who enjoys aquatic sports, such as scuba diving; facilities will be found on most beaches which are close to our villas in Quinta do Lago. There are also four tennis courts and horse riding in the resort's own riding centre. This is just a short walk from our luxury villas in Quinta do Lago.
The golf courses are famous throughout the world and many competitions are held there. If you want to reserve your villa holidays in one of our luxury villas during a competition, be sure to book early, as our villas are highly sought after.
The courses are stunning, with their natural water features and spectacular scenery, but they can also be quite challenging. We do have holiday villas close to the golf course if you prefer, but again, book early as the luxury villas are very popular.
Resort Facilities at Quinta do Lago Villas
There are a wonderful selection of restaurants for when you want a break from using the BBQ at the luxury villas in Quinta do Lago. The selection of cuisine varies from Mediterranean, including foods from the local area, Indian, Italian food and Chinese.
Whatever your preference - there is a menu to suit all tastes within walking distance of our luxury villas. Do visit the the famous Casa Gigi, located on the beach with breathtaking views and just a short stroll from our holiday villas. The Bougainvillea Centre, which is close to our villas in Quinta do Lago, provides a great selection of bars and nightclubs.
There are also some trendy cafes; all guaranteeing a wonderful night out, before returning to the luxury villas. If you would like a meal in one of the luxury villas in Quinta do Lago, then the on-site supermarket is just a short stroll. For lovers of shopping, the mall has an excellent selection of boutiques and designer stores.
If you can tear yourself away from the luxury of the resort and the villas in Quinta do Lago, then perhaps take one of the available cruises and go dolphin watching or visit the amazing grottos, before returning some three to seven hours later to the luxury of our holiday villas. Enjoy yourself and visit nearby Val do Lobo, Vilamoura and Almancil before returning to the villas in Quinta do Lago.
The beach, Praia do Anção, is within a short walk of our luxury villas in Quinta do Lago and there are several other beaches within easy distance of our villas such as Praia do Anção, Praia de Albandeira and Praia da Marinha; you will be spoilt for choice. With sunbeds and parasols, have a relaxing day before returning to the Quinta do Lago villas to prepare for a night out, away from your holiday villas.
Heaven on Earth
Quinta do Lago and our holiday villas are not so much a short stay - more a lifestyle - and once you have sampled our stunning Quinta do Lago villas, you will want to return time and time again.
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If you are looking for a villa in Quinta Do Lago, you will find a great choice of exclusive and luxurious villas through Azure Holidays. We have a vast selection of VIP villas, we offer the complete service and ensure all our villas are to the highest possible standard so you can relax in the knowledge your villa will be as expected.