Luxury Quinta do Lago Villas To Rent

Set in the beautiful Ria Formosa Natural Park, Quinta do Lago has some of the most luxurious villas on the coast. This prestigious resort in Portugal includes award winning golf courses, floodlit tennis courts, horse riding and water sports. Professional golf and tennis coaching is available to book for adults and children and there are superb shops at Quinta Shopping and some amazing dining experiences, both relaxed and fine dining – one of our favourites is the Casa do Lago overlooking the lagoon. Whatever you’re looking for in your next Quinta do Lago holiday, we’re here to help. Explore our wide range of luxury villas in Quinta do Lago below.

 

Things we love…
“The golf courses are stunning here and many of our villas in Quinta do Lago overlook their vibrant green landscapes.  Some of our most luxurious properties featured are in this area, some with rooftop pools, gyms, tennis courts, home cinemas and games rooms.”

Things to be aware of…
“Accommodation prices can be high in this area.  We do have some properties just outside Quinta do Lago which are less expensive but still within easy reach of all the resort facilities.”

 – Ginnie, Managing Director

Featured Quinta do Lago Villas


Casa Katrina
Quinta do Lago Area, Algarve

From: £2198 per week

Bedrooms: 6 | Sleeps: 12

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Villa Ariana
Quinta do Lago Area, Algarve

From: £2751 per week

Bedrooms: 4 | Sleeps: 8

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Martina
Quinta do Lago Area, Algarve

From: £2758 per week

Bedrooms: 3 | Sleeps: 10

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Melody
Quinta do Lago Area, Algarve

From: £6195 per week

Bedrooms: 5 | Sleeps: 11

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Villa Monica
Quinta do Lago Area, Algarve

From: £7749 per week

Bedrooms: 5 | Sleeps: 10

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Celeste
Quinta do Lago Area, Algarve

From: £8694 per week

Bedrooms: 7 | Sleeps: 13

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Marilyn
Quinta do Lago Area, Algarve

From: £15862 per week

Bedrooms: 6 | Sleeps: 12

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Villa Senna
Quinta do Lago Area, Algarve

From: £19397 per week

Bedrooms: 5 | Sleeps: 10

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What to do in Quinta do Lago

Nestled at the southwestern tip of Europe, basking in the sun-kissed embrace of Portugal’s Algarve region, lies the enchanting coastal haven of Quinta do Lago.

This hidden gem seamlessly blends the allure of a warm Mediterranean climate, pristine stretches of sandy beaches, and world-class golf courses, creating a perfect setting to truly savour life. Whether you are seeking a memorable week-long family holiday or a romantic weekend in a luxurious resort, Quinta do Lago stands as the epitome of lifestyle and leisure.

From Michelin-starred restaurants serving authentic Portuguese cuisine to chic cafes and vibrant bars, the resort caters to the most discerning palate. Immerse yourself in a glamorous world of high-end retail at Quinta Shopping, where an array of international luxury brands awaits, offering designer fashion and jewellery.

Quinta do Lago is a destination where time seems to stand still, allowing you to embrace the finer things in life. Whether you are looking for a picturesque beach retreat, an adrenaline-fueled adventure, or simply a haven of relaxation, this luxurious enclave will surpass your every expectation.

Discover more about the best things to do in Quinta do Lago in our dedicated blog below. 

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Beaches in Quinta do Lago

Quinta do Lago is home to some of the finest beaches in the Algarve. This prestigious resort is surrounded by awe-inspiring landscapes and pristine shores, seamlessly harmonising luxury and nature.

Whether you’re a sun seeker craving pure relaxation, an adventurous spirit yearning for thrilling water sports, or a wanderer seeking solace in picturesque surroundings, Quinta do Lago caters to your every desire.

Quinta do Lago beach and the beaches immediately surrounding it are some of the best that you will find in Portugal, with a mix of both family-orientated and quieter stretches of sands too.  From the velvety sand and rolling dunes of Praia da Quinta do Lago, where tranquillity reigns supreme, to the untouched beauty of Praia do Ancão, a hidden gem nestled between Faro and Quarteira. 

Whisk yourself away to Praia do Garrão, a serene haven backed by majestic cliffs and pine forests, or be seduced by the sophisticated charm of Praia de Vale do Lobo, embraced by fiery cliffs and lush golf courses. Let us help find your dream holiday villa in Quinta do Lago today.

Discover more about the best beaches near Quinta do Lago in our dedicated blog below.

 

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Family Activities in Quinta do Lago

Quinta do Lago offers a wide range of family-friendly activities that guarantee a memorable holiday for all generations. 

The beautiful beaches in the area provide the perfect setting for a fun-filled day of sandcastle building, swimming, and beach games. Families can also enjoy water sports such as paddleboarding, kayaking, or even trying out the thrilling assault course at Artur’s Watersports Academy.  

For golf enthusiasts, there are fantastic golf courses where kids can learn the basics and there’s even a mini golf course with miniature versions of some of the world’s most iconic golf holes such as Augusta, Belfry and Sawgrass. 

Nature lovers can explore the stunning Ria Formosa Natural Park, where guided tours allow you to discover the diverse flora and fauna of the region. Another exciting option is a horseback ride along the scenic trails that wind through the resort, offering picturesque views and a chance to appreciate the natural surroundings.  

Whether it’s outdoor adventures, beach activities, or leisurely pursuits, Quinta do Lago ensures that families have a fantastic time together. Let us help find your dream holiday villa in Quinta do Lago today.

Discover more about the best family activities in Quinta do Lago in our dedicated blog below.

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Restaurants in Quinta do Lago

When it comes to dining out in Quinta do Lago, pure culinary pleasure awaits. 

Whether you’re seeking a romantic fine dining experience, a family-friendly atmosphere, or a relaxed beachside vibe, this prestigious resort destination in Portugal caters to all your gastronomic desires.

From savouring traditional Portuguese delicacies to indulging in fresh catch-of-the-day seafood, and everything in between, the Algarve region’s food scene offers unparalleled rewards. Dig into Conquilhas à Algarvia, a wonderful dish with fried onions, garlic and sliced Portuguese sausage, and, of course, you can’t miss the region’s famous Piri Piri Chicken. 

Quinta do Lago is known for its high-quality restaurants, but there is also a great selection of healthy cafes, beachside bars, and family-friendly restaurants with affordable prices. We also have a number of holiday villas in Quinta do Lago within easy reach of some of the resort’s finest bars and restaurants.

Discover more about the best restaurants in Quinta do Lago in our dedicated blog below.

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How to get to Quinta do Lago

Once a remote farmstead, Quinta do Lago is now an award-winning luxury destination for golfers and holidaymakers. With a focus on sustainability and protection of the natural park within its borders, it’s a very special destination. There are several ways to get to Quinta do Lago depending on your starting location and preferred mode of transportation.

By Plane:

The nearest airport to Quinta do Lago is Faro Airport, which is approximately 18 kms away. From Faro Airport, you can take a taxi, or hire a car to reach your chosen villa. To avoid the airport crowds our car hire partner will take you to their car hire depot just outside of the main airport complex where paperwork can be completed at their office. We provide you with GPS coordinates and instructions to your villa to make the journey as stress free as possible. Click here for car hire prices.

We can also arrange taxi transfers from the airport to your chosen villa with fully insured drivers who will wait for you in the arrivals hall and drive you safely to your holiday accommodation. Transfer prices are listed on each villa page.  If you would like to hire a car but don’t really want to start your holiday with a drive, then why not let us arrange for your hire car to be delivered to your villa – please ask for details at time of booking.

By Car:

If you are travelling from Lisbon, the A2 motorway will take you from north to south. It is well sign posted making it easy to navigate. From Spain, the A22 motorway runs east to west from Seville and continues until you reach Quinta do Lago. These options will take you between 2 and 2.5 hours.

By Bus:
There are several bus companies that operate routes to nearby Faro, Loulé or Almancil but to reach your villa in Quinta do Lago we’d suggest arriving by car or taxi.

By Train:

There is no direct train service to Quinta do Lago, but you can take a train to the nearby towns of Almancil, Loulé and Faro. We can then arrange taxi transfers from here to your chosen villa.

Once you arrive in Quinta do Lago, there are plenty of transport options available to get around the resort, including local taxis, Uber and of course Golf Buggies!

When to Visit Quinta do Lago

Summer (June to August) is the peak season for tourism in Quinta do Lago, with warm temperatures and sunny skies attracting visitors. The summer months are ideal for beach lovers, as the sea is warm and calm, and there are plenty of water sports and other outdoor activities available. However, this is also the busiest time of year, and the town and nearby resorts and villages can get quite crowded, especially in August.

Spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) are perfect if you prefer a quieter and more relaxed atmosphere. Milder temperatures, fewer crowds, and lower prices make this an appealing time for holidaymakers. During the spring and autumn you can still enjoy the beaches and outdoor activities, it is much easier to get a table at your favourite restaurant and there is less traffic and fewer people.

Winter (December to February) is cooler than at other times of the year and fewer tourists. While the local town and villages may not be as lively during this time, it can still be a great time to visit if you enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking or cycling, and temperatures can still reach 15 degrees Celsius or higher on sunny days. Additionally, winter is a great time to explore the local culture and cuisine, as the resort’s many restaurants and cafes offer a variety of traditional Portuguese dishes.

Ultimately, the best time to visit Quinta do Lago depends on your preferences and priorities. If you want to enjoy the lively atmosphere and vibrant nightlife, summer might be the best time for you. If you prefer a quieter and more relaxed vacation, then other times of the year could be the perfect choice for you. If you’re looking for a winter escape with mild weather and favourably low prices, we have several villas in this lovely area with wood burners, fireplaces or heating to ensure that your stay is cosy and enjoyable. 

There really is something here for everyone and all year round.

 

FAQs

What is the nearest town to Quinta do Lago?

The nearest town to Quinta do Lago is Vale do Lobo, which is approximately 6.5 km away.

What is the nearest airport to Quinta do Lago?

The nearest airport to Quinta do Lago is Faro Airport, which is approximately 18 kms away.

Are Quinta do Lago villas suitable for families with children?

Yes, Quinta do Lago is a family-friendly destination with a great selection of beaches, activities, and restaurants suitable for all ages. We have a wide range of family-friendly villas in Quinta do Lago available to rent – whether you need somewhere with a pool, plenty of space, privacy, near the beach, or more!

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