Golf:

The villa borders the championship Quinta do Lago golf courses (36 holes) which surrounds Vilar do Golf. It is less than a five minute walk to the first tee box of both Quinta do Lago North and South golf courses and the Paul McGinley golf academy and driving range. Golf bookings can be made at the 24 hour reception where guests can obtain discounts on green fees. Other golf courses within 10 min drive: San Lorenzo, Laranjal, Pinheiros Altos, Ocean and Royal courses Vale do Lobo. Vilamoura which has many renowned golf courses, such as the Old Course and Victoria Course is a 20 minute drive.

Special Interest Holidays

Bird-watching: The Ria Formosa, an environmentally protected nature reserve which is situated very close to the resort is especially interesting for bird watchers and ornithologists and hides have been built in the area to facilitate

Water sports: The nearby lake in Quinta do Lago provides facilities for sailing, windsurfing, paddle boating and kayaking. Jet skis can be rented on nearby Quinta do Lago beach.

Horse riding: The Pinetrees riding school is a 5 minute drive from Vilar do Golf.

Coast/Beach

The villa is approximately 1.5 km from the beautiful Quinta do Lago beach which is serviced by regular complimentary shuttle bus from Vilar do Golf.

Travel

Faro Airport: 20 mins drive

Car hire recommended

Distances

Beach: 3 min drive

Quinta do Lago Shopping: 5 min drive

Almancil town: 10 min drive

Faro town: 20 min drive

Vilamoura: 20 min drive