Dona Filipa Hotel
The Dona Filipa Family Hotel and Golf resort is a great choice if you want an enjoyable mixture of beachside relaxation and greenside action.
The San Lorenzo Golf Course is widely considered as one of the best resort courses in Portugal. Since 1988, the course has won multiple awards for course design and play. Designed by critically acclaimed course architects Joseph Lee and Rocky Roquemore, the course meanders through Portuguese pine forests but offers spectacular views of the Ocean and the distant mountains. Part of the course runs parallel to the famous Rio Formosa Estuary with its extensive freshwater lagoons and saltwater marshes. At just 10 minutes shuttle ride from the hotel by special shuttle bus, you will be able to get to the course easily to begin your round.
Once you have finished on the course, you can enjoy the Dona Filipa Exclusive Beach Club, which is just 200 metres from the resort. This area has been specifically reserved for resort guests and includes parasols, sun loungers, and a snack and drink service. The high sea cliffs which frame the beach make this stretch of truly stunning place to take in the sun.
Back at the resort there are also plenty of other choices for perfect relaxation, including your choice of beauty treatments back at the Bella Mani Beauty Treatment facility. Guest also gain special rate access to the Vale do Lobo Royal Spa which includes saunas, steam rooms, a Vichy shower, an aqua therapy pool, Jacuzzis and a Hammam. These facilities are the perfect place to soothe any of your aches and pains.
If you are feeling hungry, then there are plenty of food options available for you onsite. Primavera restaurant offers a range of buffet options, including special Wednesday night Fish Market Buffet and the exquisite Sunday night Champagne Buffet. For those who prefer Al a Carte eating, the Dom Duarte Grill restaurant delivers mouth-watering fusion cuisine, which blends a variety of styles which are emblematic of Portugal’s rich history.
Room styles range from the comfortable Classic Rooms through to the sophisticated Presidential Penthouse Suite. All rooms include air conditioning, safe, hairdryer, LCD TV, mini-bar (at additional cost), bathrobes, wi-fi and bathroom amenities. Depending on which room you choose, you will get a fantastic golf view, garden views or views out across the sparkling ocean.
Nearest Airport : Faro