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It’s easy to see what attracted Andre Jordan, the founder of Quinta do Lago, to realise his vision in this very special place some 45 years agoTuesday, June 11

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Quinta do Lago

It’s easy to see what attracted Andre Jordan, the founder of Quinta do Lago, to realise his vision in this very special place some 45 years ago. Few destinations in Europe offer the combination of a beautiful unspoilt natural location, as well as world-class sporting amenities, an array of places to stay and seamless service, all within a 15-minute trip from the airport.

Quinta do Lago is set against the picturesque backdrop of 2,000 acres of Ria Formosa Natural Park, recognised as one of the Seven Natural Wonders of Portugal. Guests can take a walk across the Ria Formosa to reach Quinta do Lago’s eponymous wooden stilted bridge that spans the lagoon and find themselves free to enjoy more than two miles of soft sandy beaches.

With regular flights serving most European cities, guests can get from the runway to the fairway within 30 minutes, or be unwinding on the beach or at one of Quinta do Lago’s varied choice of restaurants in that short time.

This summer sees the completion of the resort’s highly anticipated CAMPUS; a state-of-the-art sports and wellbeing centre where people of all abilities can train alongside world-class athletes. The CAMPUS has tennis and padel courts, a high-performance gym and semi Olympic-size swimming pool, continuing Quinta’s prestigious sporting legacy for generations to come.

Guests can choose from private villas for up to 12 people, contemporary elegant town houses or airy apartments. Let Quinta take care of everything from golf, to CAMPUS and restaurant bookings and more — and create a custom holiday experience.

Quinta has three championship golf courses; the north course — designed by Beau Welling in collaboration with Ryder Cup winner Paul McGinley; the famous south course — the host of the Portuguese Open no fewer than eight times; and the charming Laranjal course.

Be it fresh fish and seafood in the tranquil lake surrounds of Casa do Lago; sundowner aperitifs at The Shack; wood-fired pizza at Koko; steak and wine in the chic Bovino Steakhouse; or French fine-dining at Casa Velha — Quinta offers memorable dining experiences to fit any occasion.

DON'T MISS

The chance to dine at Casa do Lago, which has breathtaking views across the lake and the Ria Formosa

NEED TO KNOW

KEY FACILITIES

• Restaurants
• Golf courses
• Sports facilities
• Townhouses, apartments and villas
• Nature and beaches

KEY ACTIVITIES

• Three award-winning golf courses
• The Campus multisport hub

GET IN TOUCH

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T: +351 289 351 909

E: guestservices@quintadolago.com

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