Vila Vita Parc is set along a dramatic rocky coastline and covered by 54 spectacular acres of flourishing sub-tropical gardens. With distinctive Moorish-influenced architecture and a pristine private beach, an Algarve holiday here offers the perfect combination of luxury and picture-postcard beauty.
Each of the property's Deluxe Rooms face south, some with balconies and others with terraces or gardens, whilst suites offer an extra level of space and luxury. For those in search of the ultimate base for a luxury family holiday, or for large groups of friends, the Vila Vita Parc Villas are an excellent, spacious and private option.
Relaxed days are spent around the pool or on the fabulous beach - perhaps the most secluded beach in Portugal - with a host of activities to keep everyone occupied. Golfers can also take advantage of reduced green fees at the various championship courses that surround the resort.
Dining is always a highlight, with ten amazing restaurants. Fine dining can be enjoyed at the two Michelin-starred Ocean or the sumptuous Aladin Grill with the accompaniment from a choice of 11,000 bottles from the vast wine cellar! More relaxed evening meals can be enjoyed at Whale or the Bela Vita; the resort's more informal family restaurants.
A walk along the winding path of the sub-tropical park will lead you to the door of the Vila Vita Vital Spa and into a world of pampered indulgence. Fragrant steam and algae baths, classic and Far Eastern massages, as well as an extensive offerings of high-quality beauty care, guarantee an experience for all of the senses. We recommend a milk and honey bath for the ultimate in indulgence, with aromatherapy massages and mud treatments also a divine experience.
Porches, 35 minutes transfer from Faro Airport.
The 170 rooms and suites all enjoy private terraces and some have ocean views.
The Deluxe Rooms and Junior Suites reflect the coastal region in the design and interiors, with a chic and contemporary style. The hotel has kept traditional elements, such as local pottery or antique tiles in rooms and suites, however the hardwood flooring adds an element of modernity. In room comforts include state of the art technology, 42´ interactive TV systems with Wifi speakers.
Quality is key with Italian designer sofas and luxurious beds by Sealy. Bathrooms have been finished with Portuguese mosaic tiles, large glass-enclosed bathtubs or walk-in showers. Each of the Deluxe Rooms face south, some with balconies and others with terraces or gardens.
The larger Grand Suites and Penthouse Suites in the main building also display a fresh contemporary style inspired by the typical Algarve seaside on the doorstep of Vila Vita Parc.
A wide variety of leisure activities can be enjoyed at Vila Vita Parc. The gorgeous sandy beach in front of the resort is just a few steps away down a path by the cliffs, while the nearby sandy beaches of Armação de Pêra are accessible via courtesy shuttle service if you want to try your hand at a multitude of watersports. You can also visit a variety of remote beaches and enchanted grottos with the hotel’s private 72-foot yacht.
Complimentary outdoor sports at the resort include a 9-hole pitch and putt, 18-hole putting green, 18-hole minigolf, table tennis, volleyball, pétanque / boccia and football. Tennis lessons, mountain bikes, yoga, Pilates, banana boats, canoes, horse riding, surfing, diving and deep sea fishing trips are all available at an extra cost.
The Vila Vita Vital Spa and Delfim Health Club complexes are serene sanctuaries of relaxation and rejuvenation. The holistic approach and personalised therapies, classes and treatments will soon have you feeling fabulously refreshed, especially as you can rest assured that your children will be having a fantastic time too at the Kids’ Park, crèche or teens’ club.
Dining at Vila Vita Parc is very special, thanks to the ten fabulous and unique restaurants. Signature fine dining restaurant Ocean was awarded two Michelin stars in 2011 so you can rest assured that the dining experience here is only of the highest quality – the service is simply outstanding, the exceptional gourmet menus change seasonally and affords the most sensational views of Portugal’s southernmost coastline and the Atlantic Ocean.
Another popular choice is the traditional Portuguese restaurant, Adega. Featuring a large terrace that overlooks the swan lake, this atmospheric restaurant serves up Portuguese tapas and regional specialties with regular live Portuguese music.
Dining is a truly international affair at Vila Vita Parc. Families will love the Whale,serving coastal-inspired specialties from around the world, while the traditional Bavarian Biergarten serves typical German fare, ranging from schnitzel to herring, potato salad to Erdinger beer – there’s even traditional live entertainment and an annual Oktoberfest. Next door you’ll find the resort’s very own butcher and gourmet shop, where you can purchase prime cuts of meat, homemade German sausages, and the award-winning wines from Vila Vita’s Alentejo estate, Herdade dos Grous.
A variety of bars and lounges offer evening entertainment on a regular basis, and afford the perfect spot to enjoy an afternoon tea, pre-dinner cocktail or well-deserved nightcap. Finally, be sure to attend one of the wine tastings in the fantastic Gothic-style wine cellar, Cave de Vinhos, which boasts over 11,000 bottles.