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Vale do Lobo Resort

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25/06/2017 26/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Hertford
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been to this area many times first time at the Val Do Lobo resort what a great place. Perfect aprtment for two the welcome pack was a great touch no need to dash to any shops for water milk etc. Good service all round and how perfect is the shuttle bus service is quick convenient and goes to all...

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Sandbach, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been coming to VDL for 30 years. Sometimes twice or three times per year. I spent a long weekend here at the end of April knowing that the renovations were to be finished early March. How disappointed was I. They must have meant March 2018. Its chaos. We hired a villa overlooking the beach and Rotunda pool. What...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

we spent a week in Villa Talafe in vale do lobo and while everyone was happy with the villa and garden which included a heated pool the actual location is very remote which many a drive to shops,beach , restaurants and pubs. More lively locations are a 20 to 30 Minute drive away namely Villamora and Albufera which are well...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Visited during February half term with teenagers. Weather was mixed so took the opportunity to rent bicycles from Vale do Lobo reception. Excellent mountain bikes and helmets provided at very reasonable hire. The VDL hire staff were excellent and provided help and guidance regarding safe cycle routes with the children. Tennis facilities are also very good and renting a court...

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Vale-do-Lobo-Algarve, Marketing Department at Vale do Lobo Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your fantastic review and we are very happy to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us. Vale do Lobo prides itself on being a resort that the entire family can enjoy and we have a wide range of facilities and amenities available within the resort with discounts available for those who...

Aransas Pass, Texas
Reviewed 14 February 2017

As we were flying out from Faro we booked at the Vale do Lobo for the last three days of our holiday. I am very glad it was not longer. Pros: The accommodations were excellent, lots of room, well furnished, nice patio with grill, hot tub, etc. Landscaping, pools, etc were very nice and the cleaning staff very efficient. Cons:...

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Vale-do-Lobo-Algarve, Marketing Department at Vale do Lobo Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for choosing to stay with us in Vale do Lobo and we are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the landscape and the accommodation with us. We are sorry to hear that you found the resort to be generic, many of our guests enjoy staying within the resort for the majority of their holiday -...

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Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Perhaps my second home outside of UK. Love the place and have owned house here since 2006. Beaches great, restaurants in Vale Do Lobo and within short drive cater for all. A really family friendly "resort" where the locals are so very friendly... And Portuguese wine is super. Love it.

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Vale-do-Lobo-Algarve, Marketing Department at Vale do Lobo Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your wonderful review - we feel very proud to considered as your "second home" and work hard to create an atmosphere that every member of the family can enjoy. Vale do Lobo has been designed to be a place for all of the family and we are very pleased to hear that it works so...

Deddington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Vale de Lobo is highly manicured resort with many facilities. It's predominantly English and whilst there we saw many people we knew. It was great for my daughter as she could spend time with her friends who were also on holiday at the same time and there are great places to eat. However it doesn't really float my boat. My...

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Vale-do-Lobo-Algarve, Marketing Department at Vale do Lobo Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for choosing Vale do Lobo and for taking the time to write a review of your experience with us. We are very happy to hear that your daughter particularly enjoyed her stay with us and we appreciate all of your feedback to help us to constantly improve our level of customer service. Anyone looking to explore...

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I've been going to Vale Do Lobo since I was born, so 26 years! We used to have 2 family holiday homes there, now just the one! I still look forward to going just as much as the first time! It's so classy and up to date! I love it. Love the locals and the Praca and the beach is...

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Vale-do-Lobo-Algarve, Marketing Department at Vale do Lobo Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely comments about your time spent with us in Vale do Lobo and it is wonderful to hear that you continue to enjoy your visits to the resort. We aim to create a welcoming atmospher for all ages in Vale do Lobo and hope that you continue to return for many years to come!

Winter Park, Colorado
Reviewed 24 November 2016

We spent a week at Vale Do Lobo. The staff is fantastic! Joao was amazing! They made us feel welcome and went over board to make our vacation special. Portugal has the friendliest people in the world! We can't wait to go back!

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Vale-do-Lobo-Algarve, Marketing Department at Vale do Lobo Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review of your time in Vale do Lobo and we are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. At Vale do Lobo we aim to make every experience a memorable one and we look forward to being able to welcome you back to us very soon.

Leeds
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Apartment was great, golf courses fantastic, restaurants good value with plenty of choice, beach fantastic. The shuttle bus service just topped the whole thing off, on call all day and never waited more than 10 minutes for it. I would definitely go back.

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Thank you very much for your wonderful review of Vale do Lobo and it is fantastic to hear that you enjoyed your apartment, the golf courses, the beach and the restaurants within the resort. We aim to make a stay in Vale do Lobo a memorable one for all of our guests and we look forward tpo welcoming you back...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Vale do Lobo Golf & Beach Resort offers a unique concept in luxury living. 1,500 residential and holiday properties, makes it the largest luxury resort of its kind in Portugal with endless facilities and services in a unique location in the Algarve ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vale do Lobo Resort

Address: Estrada Vale do Lobo, Almancil 8135-864, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Almancil
Price Range: ₹ 8,691 - ₹ 39,470 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Vale do Lobo Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Vale Do Lobo Hotel Almancil
Vale Lobo Hotel
Vale Do Lobo Resort Almancil, Portugal - Algarve
Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Almancil
#5 Spa Hotel in Almancil
#6 Family Hotel in Almancil
#7 Luxury Hotel in Almancil
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“Jacuzzi on the roof”
clrnewton, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Not a hotel but an apartment / villa rental”
IvanL, 11 May 2016 | Read review
“Choose a villa with private pool, otherwise it can be quite a journey for a swim!”
jang88, 6 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Hire a car if you are there for more than a week otherwise you can use the bus if you've booked directly with the resort.”
The_Evans_clan, 30 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Don't choose villa 850 or around that number as they are far from the reception and restaurants”
CornwallCelticangel, 16 Sep 2015 | Read review
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