Overlooking the estuary of Ria Formosa, the Hotel Quinta do Lago is set amidst 2,000 acres of rolling hills and pine forests. The hotel is only 500 meters from a private, sandy beach, and within 1.5 km of championship golf courses. Faro Airport is 20 km away.
Diners have a wide range of eating and drinking options, from traditional Portuguese and international dishes to Italian cuisine served to the gentle sound of live guitar music. The Laguna bar has sweeping ocean views and serves drinks and cocktails, and guests can always order room service, available around-the-clock. Recreational amenities include spa and massage treatments, heated indoor and outdoor swimming pools, a spa tub, Turkish baths and sauna, a fitness center, table tennis and Snooker. There are also 2 floodlit tennis courts, a horse riding center, water sports and a fishing center. Guests may also enjoy mountain biking, tennis lessons, and Segway/tours. The concierge is on hand to organize a wide range of activities from scuba diving and jet-skiing to fishing and water park trips. There are also 10 golf courses near the hotel, including 4 championship courses and a golf school with lessons within the grounds, and a complimentary shuttle service connects guests to the nearby beach.
For business guests, there is a computer station and Internet point in the 24-hour business center, plus 3 meeting/conference rooms with available translation and secretarial services. Free WiFi and free parking are provided along with 24-hour airport shuttle service (surcharge). In addition, event catering is available.
Pets are not allowed, but service animals are.
The 141 air-conditioned guestrooms combine floral prints and warm colors with traditional furnishings. All rooms have private terraces or furnished balconies or patio overlooking the sea, gardens or golf course. Inside, all rooms feature private bathrooms with bathrobes, slippers, hair dryers and full-sized bars of soap. They also have 32-inch LCD TVs with satellite service, 2 direct-dial telephones and minibars. Free WiFi is also provided. Complimentary cribs/baby cots and connecting/adjoining rooms can be requested.