Vale do Lobo
As the largest, luxury resort of its kind in Portugal, the luxury Vale Do Lobo villas in this breath-taking area are sure to provide the perfect holiday destination.
Nestled amongst fragrant pine forests and with views of endless sandy beaches, Vale do Lobo is the largest luxury resort of its kind in Portugal. This prestigious, self-contained community is the ultimate year-round holiday destination, and our selection of Vale Do Lobo villas are perfectly positioned at a stone’s throw away from beautiful beaches, daytime activities and evening pastimes in mind.
Ensuring you get some much-deserved time to yourself, Vale do Lobo has two Kids’ Clubs – The Kangaroo Club for younger children with indoor games, a pool, sandpit, bouncy castles and mini-golf, as well as the Fun Zone which is ideal for teenagers. Both operate under the supervision of fully trained staff giving you complete peace of mind whilst you potter around your villa, relax next to the pool or unwind at the luxury Royal Spa.
sports for all
Vale do Lobo offers endless facilities and services in a unique location within walking distance of many of our villas. The resort boasts excellent sports and leisure facilities including two 18-hole golf courses – The Royal and The Ocean – and the renowned Tennis Academy.
01.The Royal 02.The Ocean 03.Golf events 04.Vale do Lobo Tennis Academy
This course offers amazing cliff-top views and the world-famous carry-over – can you get the ball neatly from one cliff to the other!? Rolling fairways, wild flowers and picturesque lakes make for a top-notch experience.
This lovely course leads down to the shores and some holes are right on the sand-dunes, offering stunning views while you improve your handicap. The front nine holes are set within hilly land surrounded by pine trees, while the second part of the course is beach views all the way. Stunning
The Vale do Lobo Golf Club hosts a series of events throughout the year. In the Summer months, there is the Open Fours and the range of children’s activities, as well as a Junior Academy and series of Open Days. The winter months are still busy, with a Celebrity Golf Challenge, Amateur Week and Knockout Week just some of the activities on offer.
Vale do Lobo Tennis Academy
One of the largest tennis facilities in Portugal, the Academy attracts a number of international fixtures. It includes 10 hard courts, four synthetic grass courts and mini tennis and a paddle tennis court – so there is something to suit all ages and abilities.
With a year round programme of coaching and tournaments, this is a fantastic facility around which to base your villa holiday.
If the beach is more for you, Vale do Lobo beach has miles of golden sand and distinctive red sandstone cliffs just a few minutes’ walk from our carefully selected villas. While away the day with the sun on your back, followed by a refreshing dip in the cooling Atlantic Ocean. Or if you’re feeling more active, head to Julia’s Beach for a day of jet skiing, banana boats and canoes. A villa holiday means you can bring all the kit with you, or rent from one of our many partners and associates.
01.Praia de Garrao 02.Vale do Lobo Beach 03.Quarteira Beach 04.Praca
Praia de Garrao
Also known as Julia’s Beach, after a local lady who opened the first café here, Praia de Garrao is one of the principal beaches in the area – and rightly so. Choose from horse-riding, watersports, swimming or dining in one of the finest beachside restaurants in Portugal. Private and public sections offer something for everyone.
Vale do Lobo Beach
Two kilometres of lovely sandy beach await you with your Vale do Lobo villa holiday.
Stunning ochre cliffs create a fantastic backdrop and the clean sand and calm waters make this a safe and relaxing beach to while away the hours. Perhaps even have a massage!
A pedestrian zone runs the entire length of this lovely sandy beach, ideal for pushchairs, bikes, roller-skates and wheelchairs and making it hugely popular with families. With a great selection of cafés and local restaurants, there is something for everyone.
This is a bustling beachside complex lying at the heart of the resort’s community, With palm fringed sands and a range of vibrant bars and restaurants, it is a must visit, providing something for holidaymakers of all ages.
During the evenings, Vale do Lobo has a wonderful atmosphere and a stunning seafront location meaning you can relish the seafront view from many of our luxury Vale Do Lobo based villas. Restaurants, bars, shopping and entertainment combine for all the family to enjoy. A short stroll from your villa, you can find Praça, the resort’s pretty cobbled square where you can toast the end to another perfect day in Vale do Lobo – plus, there is fantastic evening entertainment to enjoy.
For a change of scenery, the exclusive resort of Quinta do Lago is just five minutes away or there’s the cosmopolitan marina in Vilamoura, full of lovely bars and restaurants with stunning views of the luxury boats and yachts.
01.Sandbanks 02.Restaurante Alambique 03.Monty’s 04.Marias
It is only right that a restaurant combines the food and views of the sea – and nobody does it better than Sandbanks, a fantastic fish and seafood restaurant overlooking Vale do Lobo beach. Open from breakfast through to dinner, you will never be disappointed with this stunning setting and lovely menu.
This well established restaurant serves Portuguese and international cuisine, and enjoys an excellent reputation. Situated half way between the resorts of Quinta do Lago and Vale do Lobo, it is well worth a visit.
Located in the heart of the bustling Praca beachside complex, Monty’s provides great food, fantastic drinks and simply brilliant live entertainment until the early hours. The menu’s most popular dishes tend to be the fresh fish ones but look out for that homemade dessert trolley!
Life’s a Beach, as the terrace of this restaurant says – and life is good at this beach-side venue. With stunning fresh seafood, 180 degree ocean views thanks to the retractable roof and sliding doors and a fantastic cocktail menu, you’ll be glad you came.