Sitting in a beautiful hilltop location in the Algarve, Vale d’El Rei Hotel & Villas is an ideal place to see the relaxing side of Portugal from. Just south of the city of Lagoa, the nearest large resort is that of Carvoeiro – found just 10 kilometres away – making it an ideal place for a day trip. There is plenty to do at the Vale Del Rei Hotel and Villas itself with some wonderful facilities accompanying the convenient and stylish accommodation choices.
The Vale Del Rei Hotel and Villas is surrounded by vineyards and dramatic cliffs – making for some stunning strolls when you want to explore. The hotel has an artificial lake and Mediterranean gardens to take in, while car and bike hire are on hand too. There are seven golf courses within 20 kilometres of Vale d’El Rei Hotel & Villas, and the well-informed staff at the hotel can help with both suggestions and booking a round in. Dining is offered at three separate locales – Calabash Café, the Pool Bar Terrace, and Serenata Restaurant. Other facilities include a kids’ club, an onsite spa, gym, three outdoor pools, and a games room.
There are many beautiful places to visit in the Algarve region of Portugal, including the stunning town of Carvoeiro. This picturesque resort boasts dramatic natural scenery and a stunning coastline of golden beaches. The most popular option is that of Carvoeiro Beach (Praia de Carvoeiro), which has a number of quaint cafés and eateries, a mess of sun loungers, and calm waters. In the surrounding area, there are many opportunities to explore the wonderful array of nature, from challenging hiking trails and exciting boat tours to water parks and beach walks.
Those wanting to explore atop the water will find a boat trip to Benagil Caves is an interesting place to start, while hikers will enjoy the scenic Sete Vales Supensos trail. The smaller town of Lagoa is found even closer to your hotel, and it offers gorgeous whitewashed houses, dramatic cliffs, and views of the crystal-clear sea. A great place to visit for families is the Slide & Splash water park.