Vale do Lobo
Attractions in and around Vale do Lobo.
The heart of Vale do Lobo, where the beach meets an area dedicated to fantastic restaurants, bars, live entertainment and a warm and welcoming atmosphere. The Praça is the heart of the Vale do Lobo resort, located right next to the golden sands of the Vale do Lobo beach and offering a space for every member of the family to enjoy. Relax in the restaurant and bar areas, offering a selection of international cuisine with everything from the very best Italian food at La Terrazza, to delicious freshly made crepes at La Crêperie and evenings filled with fun at Monty’s. During the summer months, the Praça comes alive with live entertainment on the centre stage, an area dedicated to fun for young visitors with children’s entertainers and a bouncy castle and an unforgettable atmosphere accompanied by the sound of the waves lapping against the beach. The Praça is the ideal place to spend long sunny days, followed by fun filled evenings.
Vale do Lobo beach stretches for more than 2km, offering a place to relax and enjoy the stunning Algarve weather throughout the year. Vale do Lobo beach is one of the most beautiful in the Algarve, thanks to it combining 2km of golden sands with a back drop of dramatic ochre cliffs , making it one of the most famous beaches in the Algarve. During the hot and sunny summer months relax on one of the many sun loungers with shade set up all along the beach and available to hire for the day to ensure total comfort. The official bathing season at Vale do Lobo beach runs from June 1 until September 30 and during this time the beach is manned with professional lifeguards who are on hand to provide assistance to all those on the beach. Adrenalin junkies will adore the water sports on offer directly from Vale do Lobo beach. Experience a rush of adrenalin with jet skis, water skis, U-tubs, the banana and parascending. If you would rather take it easy then there is always the choice of a gentle ride on a pedalo instead! Discover Vale do Lobo beach at any time of the year […]
Challenging, exciting and stunning golf awaits you in Vale do Lobo on the Royal and Ocean courses. The Algarve is known for its truly fantastic choice of golf courses and Vale do Lobo is home to two of the very best, The Ocean and The Royal. In Vale do Lobo, golf combines with the natural environment to provide stunning signature holes including the 16th on The Royal with its cliff top shot and beach views. Vale do Lobo offers a number of different golfing options for groups, individuals and children and rounds can be booked directly from the Golf Club reception located in the Parque do Golfe area of Vale do Lobo. Locally there are also a number of other fantastic golf courses, visit here to see a comprehensive list of Algarve golf courses.
Action packed days, relaxing trips, family fun, group activities and much more are all on your doorstep in the Algarve… The Algarve is so much more than sun, sand and golf (although these are all fantastic!). If you are looking for different ways to fill your days away from the golf courses and Algarve beaches then you will find everything you are looking for in the Algarve. Discover the natural beauty of the region by heading inland to traditional villages, experience the thrills and spills of local water parks such as Aquashow in Quarteira or watch international motor sports at the Autodromo do Algarve. Why not treat the family to a day out at the award winning Zoomarine Algarve park, where you can even arrange to swim with the dolphins, or if you would rather see the dolphins in the wild then hop on a boat trip along the famous Algarve coast to see them playing in the waves. Look out for festivals, events and celebrations throughout the year in the Algarve and uncover a new side to this fantastic region. Find out more about what the Algarve has to offer by visiting here or here
Animal Rescue Algarve
Animal Rescue Algarve The Launch of Animal Rescue Algarve Press Release : Algarve is about to have one of the biggest animal sanctuaries in Portugal. Works are underway to build a huge animal rescue centre with a capacity for a total of 600 animals. Leading the project is the newly-formed association Animal Rescue Algarve (ARA) . Centre should be completed in the next 15 months. There is hardly any good news when the issue concerns abandoned animals in Portugal. But this time it is possible to spread some good news as the Algarve is set to have one of the largest and most modern animal sanctuaries in the country. The Founder of ARA Sidney Richardson is the man behind this project and the responsible for providing much of the funding for the rescue centre. He is also the director of Shelsian Lda whos businesses include Montys, Sandbanks, La Creperie, La Terrazza, Deck Bar, Beach Bar, Amore, and Irish Pub Vilamoura. “During my life, I’ve created a certain amount of wealth from my business which involves insurance, property development, restaurants and bars, which will be shared by members of my family and charity equally,” he said. “About 12 years ago, I […]