Vale do Lobo Luxury Villa guide
From the lively Praca at the seafront to the immaculately groomed golf courses, Vale do Lobo has much to offer holidaymakers.
The perfect resort for those who want to burn off some energy enjoying high octane watersports, or simply relax on the beach, Vale do Lobo provides the perfect setting.
But it's not just the year-round warm temperatures, or the culture and history of the area that many find so compelling; it's the quality of the luxury villas. Having a well-equipped and sumptuous base to start from every day can make a big difference to your holiday experience.
Here's a look at some of the true luxury you could experience whilst staying in a Vale do Lobo villa.
Why not try one of our villas on your holiday in Vale do Lobo
Intended to sleep up 8, this villa has a total of four bedrooms all equipped with en suite facilities.
The master bedroom has a glorious balcony which looks out onto the golden sandy beaches and also the golf course, making it the perfect place to stay during a tournament!
The kitchen is fully equipped but most people choose to eat out at one of the many restaurants just a short distance away. Both the beach and the Praca area, with its many bars, restaurants and entertainment is less than a 10 minute walk from the resort.
Outside there's a private pool which faces the ocean, guaranteeing sublime views. There's a patio area as well as space for a BBQ, and a lawn.
A luxury 4-bedroom villa available to hire from us
The sumptuous villa is air conditioned throughout and there's satellite TV as well as WiFi.
This south-facing villa is one of the newest units available and offers an unusual layout with some of the most superb facilities on the site.
Perched in an elevated position, this villa peeks through fringes of orange groves and pine trees to see the clear blue waves of the Atlantic Ocean just beyond.
Set among lush green landscaped gardens, there are five bedrooms and five bathrooms in this sprawling unit. However what's particularly unusual is that one of the bedrooms is tucked away in a self-contained cottage on the plot.
There are electric gates so you can be certain of your privacy, whilst covered terraces and shady corners provide the perfect quiet spots to relax with a good book.
The grounds cover half an acre and include a putting range, large heated swimming pool, a BBQ area and lawns so there's plenty of room whatever you want to do.
Inside the property, it's no less than jaw dropping.
The living space is set out on an open plan basis, very much in keeping with a modern, Mediterranean vibe. But with leather furniture, wide screen TVs and sophisticated antiques, it's unlike any rental property you'll have ever stayed in before.
There's a fully equipped kitchen, complete with microwave, as well as a study, dining area and even a billiard room, complete with table.
Upstairs in the bedrooms there's walk-in wardrobes, whilst downstairs in the basement there's a games room and jukebox.
As you might expect with this kind of luxury property, there's satellite TV, WiFi and there's air conditioning too.
One of the larger villas on the grounds, this is perfect for weddings and other large events being held. However, it's equally as suitable for large families or groups holidaying together.
With 7 bedrooms, the maximum suggested occupancy is 15.
Outside in the gardens which stretch over half an acre, there's a huge heated private pool complete with electric cover. Alongside there's a covered terrace, plus a dedicated BBQ space.
Facing south it enjoys the best of the sunshine and although you might not see it easily from your window, the sea pokes over the horizon.
The interior of the villas is luxurious and spacious with all of the features described above. Open plan living is the modern design style and in the hallway there's a magnificent sweeping galleried staircase.
Plus the regular living areas, there's a utility area, a study, a games room and even a cinema room. There's literally no luxury that hasn't been thought of.
As before, there's a fully fitted kitchen inside and there's air conditioning throughout. The villa is also equipped with a washing machine and tumble dryer just in case you want to do any washing during your stay.
On site facilities
It's not just the villas themselves which offer every luxury, the resort itself has many facilities designed to pamper and relax.
Within a short walking distance of the villas, on the complex itself is a top class health spa and gymnasium. So whether you want to enjoy a workout or indulge in some relaxing beauty treatments, you've come to the right place. Enjoy a massage, facial treatment or simply a session in the hot tub and leave feeling like a new person.
There's boutique shops onsite, perfect for a quiet meander around but be warned: you're credit card may not thank you for it! The goods in the shops are unique and simply exquisite so it's almost impossible to resist treating yourself!
If you want to burn off the calories for some of the sumptuous food you've had in the restaurants, there's a tennis centre with facilities which are amongst the best in the country, or for a slightly less energetic game, there's mini golf.
With a supermarket too, the resort of Vale do Lobo is all inclusive and if you don't want to leave its confines during your stay, you will still have everything you could possibly need.
Stay a while and fall in love
Vale do Lobo is a beautiful place and with exquisite villas you won't be able to help but be charmed by their quality. With such a deep luxurious setting, it will be a wrench when it's time to leave and you'll be planning your return trip before the resort is even out of sight!