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Martinhal Quinta

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  • About this holiday

    Martinhal Quinta Resort in the Algarve offers self-catered luxury accommodation in the form of villas and townhouses. Each accommodation has been designed and furnished to the highest standard, with light and soft sofas, beds, and carpets, and stylish additions, such as spiral staircases, state-of-the-art kitchens, and private pools, ensure that each villa comes with an air of sophistication. Perfect for families on long holidays, the resort is 4km distance from a blue flag beach and each property has its own private garden. The Martinhal Quinta Resort is a home-away-from-home in Portugal.

    The journey and how you get there

    Having arrived in Faro airport a private transfer will take you to the resort.

    Complimentary

    Wi-Fi

    Included in your holiday

    Expressions Holidays includes scheduled flights with British Airways from London to Faro, private transfers and bed and breakfast.

    Holiday prices

    Sample prices for 7 nights are based on a family of 2 adults and 2 children under 12 years sharing a Deluxe Superior Room with bunkbeds.
    Low season £3,250 for 7 nights.
    High season £5,620 for 7 nights.
    Many other room types are available on request from us. The price displayed here are a guide only for this hotel and each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect the actual flight costs and all up to date special offers.

    Hotel code

    EXH1733

    Our opinion

    The ideal balance of fun and luxury is created in the family-friendly Martinhal Quinta Resort.

    Hotel description

    Martinhal have drawn on their wealth of family knowledge to create the Martinhal Quinta resort in Quinta do Lago. Set mere kilometres from the golden sands of the Praia da Quinta Lago's blue flag beach, the four star resort is ideally situated for sea and sand, or poolside relaxation. Accommodation at the Martinhal Quinta resort is comprised of two or three bedroom Townhouses and three or four bedroom Villas which are reminiscent of the traditional houses along the Algarve. Their attractive terracotta rooves and pale stone pillars are offset by the blue private swimming pools and lush greenery belonging to each property. There is ample room for families at the resort, Townhouses accommodate families of up to six and Villas may accommodate up to ten people. Properties are individually decorated but all provide the same consistent level of comfort and quality throughout. Accommodation at the Martinhal Quinta is self-catered and spacious kitchens contain a range of facilities to provide a home from home experience with a few extra luxuries. The onsite grocery shop is ideally placed and its freshly made pastries and breads will satisfy all ages. The Pool Hangout is central to the resort where the M-Bar serves snacks, light meals and drinks. Here, there is an additional pool and children’s pool with water slides. Parents can lounge by the pool whilst children enjoy the wendy house fashioned out a VW Campervan, outdoor trampoline and gelato parlour. Whilst parents may enjoy the number of golf courses, shops and cafes around the resort, children are happily entertained by the children’s club for ages 6 months to 8 years. The children’s club provides fun and educational games whilst the resort’s Blue Room offers entertainment for children and teens with computer games, football tables and table tennis.

    Location

    Quinta do Lago

    Official star rating

    4

    Annual opening

    All year.

    Distance from airport

    17km

    Closest airport

    Faro

    Room types

    There are 29 properties at Martinhal Quinta Resort. All properties include air conditioning, Wi-Fi, a kitchen with washing machine, dish washer, fridge and freezer, tea and coffee making facilities, bathrooms with every bedroom, satellite televisions, a telephone and a private pool. Properties are divided into the following categories:
    Two Bedroom Townhouse
    Three Bedroom Townhouse
    Three Bedroom Villa
    Three Bedroom Villa Superior
    Four Bedroom Villa
    Four Bedroom Villa Superior
    Five Bedroom Villa
    Five Bedroom Villa Superior

    Hotel facilities and services

    There is an onsite convenience shop with take-away meals, a swimming pool hangout out, a bar and gelataria, breakfast buffet, massages available in room, children’s club and hangout, daily house keeping.

    Water sports

    Sailing, swimming in the beach and water sports are available separate to the hotel.

    Land sports

    Golf Club less than 3km distance.

    Out and aboutnearby/local interest

    In Quinta do Laga, there is a vast variety of restaurants from Michelin starred cuisine to cafes and sports facilities. The Praia da Quinta do Lago beach is around 4km distance. The golden sand beach has been awarded Blue Flag status and is reached via the Ria Formas natural park.

    Sports nearby

    Walking, cycling, golf.

    Children

    Children are very welcome at the resort. Accommodation is designed for families and there is a range of facilities for children, including a swimming pool, play areas and a children’s club. The first cot is provided for free and extra beds are also available at a charge.

    Minimum stays

    5 nights minimum stay required 1 April to 29 June, 25 August to 31 October and 29-31 December. 7 nights minimum stay from 30 June to 24 August. 2 nights minimum stay throughout rest of year.

    Other information

    Children’s clubs Raposinhos Kid’s Clubs are for children aged 6 months to 9 years and is charged at about Euros 15 per 4 hours session. The kids' club is split into three age groups and there are two sessions per day, one in the morning and one in the afternoon. A lunch menu is available on request at an extra charge. Activities at the club can be both indoor and out and include fun and educational games.
    Swimming pools Each property has its own private swimming pool and there is a Pool Hangout with one outdoor swimming pool, one children’s pool with waterslides, and sun loungers. A poolside dining and drinks service is also available. There is a seasonal pool superivisor at each pool. The sea is also safe for swimming.
    Family rooms All rooms are suitable for families and interconnecting rooms are available. Two bedroom Townhouses accommodate 4 people whilst Three bedroom Townhouses are suitable for families of 6. For larger families, or those wishing for greater space, Villas with 3 to 5 bedrooms accommodate 6 to 10 people and are ideal for families with older children. Each property has a private pool and kitchen facilities. Electric sockets can be covered upon request.
    Children’s amenities Barriers for beds, stair gates and bottle sterilising equipment are available on request with the resort's Baby Concierge. Some private swimming pools with accommodation may have a protective fence. In room anemities such as potties, bottle sterilising kit and safety gate can be arrnaged at the time of booking.
    Babysitting is available at a charge. A creche is open from 9:30 to 22:00 and accessible free of charge. Babysitting and creche access must be prebooked.
    Baby listening is not available.
    Children’s entertainment The Blue Room hangout is an unsupervised games room with playstations, Wii, table tennis and football - it is open to children of all ages but aimed for those 8 years and over. There is an outdoor unsupervised play area by the Pool Hangout with a trampoline, sandpit, table tennis and VW campervan transformed into a wendy house.  A seawater lake with pedalos for the whole family. Children may use the gym if accompanied by parents and hire bicycles. There are also a wide range of water sports.
    Medical services There is a on-site nurse during high season and the nearest hospital is 35 minutes by car.
    Family dining Although the accommodation is self-catered, pool snacks, ice creams and light breakfasts are available in M-Bar by the swimming pool, with no specified dining times for children. A la carte is available to children and highchairs and children's menus can be provided. There are also numerous restaurants in Quinta do Lago and Faro.
    Activities nearby There are a number of golf courses around the resort with the Pinhieros Altos at 2km distance. Horse riding and a variety of water sports are available nearby including windsurfing, kayaking and wake boarding can be organised by reception. Jeep safaris, go-karting and Segway experiences can be arranged nearby. The Ria Formas is a protected estuary with a variety of rare wildlife. Two water parks are around 45 minutes drive.

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