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Vila Vita Parc, Algarve

The Vila Vita is a superb choice for a luxury family holiday in the sunny Algarve, Portugal. Set in over 20 hectares of lush landscaped gardens and with direct access to a secluded sandy cove, this elegant resort boasts fantastic views and has extensive sport and leisure facilities.

It is very family friendly with a creche from 6 months and teens activities in summer but the adults are not forgotten with many unique touches  - a private farm in Alentejo (Herdade dos Grous) estate producing award-winning wines and breeding horses where you can head for a winetasting lunch.

With the little fishing village of Armacao de Pera a long walk or a short shuttle/taxi ride away it is easy to get out and explore too.

One of the finest resorts in Europe with extensive facilities, the Vila Vita Parc's mix of luxury and informality makes it ideal for a luxury family holiday in Portugal.

For more information on the Algarve, take a look at our destination guide

No of rooms:180

Check in/check out:2pm/10 am

Highlights...

  • Swimming pools
  • Quiet sandy cove (down steep steps) or shuttle/clifftop walk to Amarcao de Pera Beach (with watersports in summer)
  • 9-hole Pitch & Putt practice course - a par 3 course – and a net driving range are located on the cliff top with superb views
  • Golf course close by
  • 3 tennis courts with pro offering group and private lessons
  • 18 hole mini golf
  • table tennis, volleyball, soccer
  • Mountain bike rental
  • Gym, pilates, yoga
  • "VILA VITA" Yacht with 3 guest cabins that can accommodate up to ten passengers for rent with crew

For an amazing family holiday to the Algarve, fill out the enquiry form on the left and our family holiday designers will help plan the perfect trip for you. 

All 180 rooms are equipped withAir conditioning/heating (under floor heating in Main Building), interactive TV system,WiFi internet access, minibar, safe, hairdryer, heated towel rack, pillow menu, terrace/balcony furniture.

There are 3 main areas. The Residence is adults-only, the Oasis Parc which is best for families and the main building.

Deluxe Room

All have a split-level living (with sofa bed and sleeping area with hardwood floors and are elegantly decorated. Spacious bathrooms with double sinks (either bathtub or rain shower room) and a mosaic of Portuguese tiles, all rooms face the Ocean side with views over the landscaped gardens.

40 m2

Sleeps up to 3 adults or children.

Interconnecting Deluxe Rooms

2 Deluxe rooms each with a split-level living (with sofa bed) and sleeping area with hardwood floors and are elegantly decorated. Spacious bathrooms with double sinks (either bathtub or rain shower room) and a mosaic of Portuguese tiles, all rooms face the Ocean side with views over the landscaped gardens.

40 m2 + 40m2

Sleeps up to 6 adults or children.

Oasis Suites Premium

These one-bedroom open plan suites are located on the ground floor with garden views. Each has a beautíful walk-in wardrobes leading to a luxurious bathroom with freestanding bath, separate walk-in rain-shower.

80 m2

Sleeps up to 2 adults and 1 child (up to 12 years)

Oasis Family Suites

Sumptuously furnished suites with a spacious living and sleeping area (large double bed) in an open plan layout, plus a separate twin bedroom, as well as a shower/bathroom. The lower floor suites have garden views, whilst the upper floor suites feature a 40m2 private rooftop terrace with rain shower, daybeds and spectacular views.

80m2

Sleeps up to 4 adults or children.

Dining at the Vila Vita Parc

Bela Vita:Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner

Serving buffet breakfast and à la carte lunch and dinner. Guests on half board can eat in this restaurant.

Adega: Open for lunch and dinner

This traditional restaurant is an à la carte Portuguese restaurant offering tapas and specialities from the grill. Reservations are required.

Guests on half board can eat in this restaurant. 

Ocean: Open for dinner

An adults only gourmet restaurant serving à la carte cuisine. This fantastic restaurant has been awarded two Michelin Stars. Reservations are required, and a jacket and long trousers must be worn.

Atlantico: Open for breakfast for adults only and dinner

An à la carte Mediterranean fine dining restaurant. Reservations are required, and a jacket and long trousers must be worn.

The Whale: Open for lunch and dinner.

This Italian Trattoria is a great family restaurant. Reservations are required.

Guests on half board can eat in this restaurant.

Aladin Grill: Open for dinner

An à la carte fine dining grill room with show kitchen, serving the finest meat and fish specialities. Reservations are required, and a jacket and long trousers must be worn.

Arte Nautica: Open for lunch and dinner

This beach restaurant serves a selection of grilled fresh fish, meat, salads and snacks.

Guests on half board can receive a credit towards meals in this restaurant. 

Deutscher Biergarten: Open for dinner

Located in the nearby village of Porches, serving traditional German specialities. A complimentary shuttle bus is available for guests.

Guests on half board can receive a credit towards meals in this restaurant.

Some restaurants are closed seasonally.

Babysitting:

Yes, €17per hour up to midnight, thereafter €20 per hour, book 24 hours ahead. Must be booked at least 24 hours in advance and is subject to availability.

Creche

6 months-3 yrs. Open 10am-6pm 5 days a week all year and 7 days in main school holidays) Staff ratio 1:4 Large air conditioned playroom, separate room for sleeping. Parents can provide their own babyfood or order from a special creche menu.

Full day (10am-6pm.) €84.50 Half a day (10am-2pm or 2pm-6pm) €56 Per hour €17.50 Nappy changing service: €2 per child per half day.

Pre-booking essential as ratios are strictly adhered to.

Children’s' Club:

4-11 yrs. Open 10am - 6pm open 5 days all year and 7 days during main school holidays). Most activities free of charge, some charged locally.

Weekly activity programme to include sports in the hotel grounds, arts and crafts etc. There is a large activity/playroom next to an adventure playground.

Lunch and dinner are served in the club or at the Whale restaurant.

Teenagers

Activities for Teenagers (12 years and older) - some at an extra charge are arranged in summer holidays such as:

Daytrip to the water park ‘Slide & Splash’, adventure tour in a Jeep, afternoon at the beach, surfing lessons, soccer, volleyball, table tennis

Baby/toddler equipment:

Highchairs, bottlewarmers, sterilizers, kettles and potties available on request.

Beach:

Gently shelving with golden sand perfect for children: the hotel has its own lovely sandy cove (steepsteps down) and there is also access (shuttle service in summertime) to a nearby beautiful beach.

Useful:

FREE WiFI throughout!

Shop:  

Hotel shop sells nappies and some baby food.

The area...

Guests at the Vila Vita will receive the 'Algarve 10 + 1 Authentic Experiences' guide, a beautifully designed fold-out map with suggestions of things to do to enjoy the Algarve such as:

  • Sagres:bird watching, the wild beaches of the Vicentine coast and cycling along the Algarvian Way
  • Aljezur:the winery museum in Odeceixe, the Muslim fortress of Ribat de Arrifana and donkey treks along the coast
  • Monchique:pottery workshops, picnics in the Pisoes Ravine and spa treatments in Caldas de Monchique
  • Silves:the castle and gothic cathedral, the museum of archaeology and the Neolithic tombs at Vale Fuzeiros
  • Alte:the Seven Fountains footpath in Querenca, the flora of Rocha da Pena and the wooden toy workshop of Da Torre
  • Faro:the municipal museum, the stork nests at Arco de Vila and the cobbled streets of Salir
  • Ria Formosa:boat trips to the barrier islands, underwater photography courses and watching traditional salt panning in the estuary
  • Tavira:the costume museum in Sao Bras, cultural tours of Tavira and the natural waterfall at Pego do Inferno
  • Guadiana:river trips, the historic mine at Cova dos Mouros and historic tours of Alcoutim
  • Maritime Trips:charter Vila Vita Parc’s private yacht, book a champagne sunset cruise and go deep-sea fishing or diving
  • Herdade dos Grous:wine tasting, cookery courses or horse-driven carriage rides around the estate

What will the weather be like...

The Algarve on Portugal’s southern coast is blessed with sunshine all year.

May – September offers the best sunshine, warm and sunny with an average of 11 hours sunshine a day and virtually no rainfall, average temperatures ranging  between 23 – 30 C, although the sea breeze usually makes it pleasant in the hottest months.

The Algarve is a year round destination and winters are mild and perfect for families if you just want to relax and be warmer than in the UK. Daily temps are 15-18'C, perfect for golf or tennis. You would expect rain on some days between November - March.