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Vale do Lobo Resort

5.0 of 5 Resort   |   Estrada Vale do Lobo, Almancil 8135-864, Portugal
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Ranked #4 of 15 hotels in Almancil
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Greg J Liverpool, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been coming here as a family for almost 20 years now. Vale do lobo just oozes class. Beaches and golf are truely world class. A couple of minor negative points, paying for parking at the beaches is fairly poor, VDL should give parking permits to residents. The kids play area near the tennis centre needs a canopy over... More

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Vale-do-Lobo-Algarve, Marketing Department at Vale do Lobo Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review about your stay in Vale do Lobo with your family. It is fantastic to hear feedback from guests and it is important to us to hear both the positive and the negative for us to be able to improve our services wherever we can. Sadly, the paid parking... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Vale de Lobo for a mini-golfing break but discovered it was so much more… The resort is peaceful, beautiful and very unique. It has a great community atmosphere and for the time you are there you really feel part of it. The facilities are fantastic - the pool is stunning, the beach fantastic and everything is accessible... More

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Vale-do-Lobo-Algarve, Marketing Department at Vale do Lobo Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a fantastic, comprehensive and informative review of Vale do Lobo. We are so happy that you were able to enjoy the Vale do Lobo experience to the full and that all of our services and facilities lived up to your expectations. Reviews such as these make us exceptionally proud... More

Bath, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Entering the resort I feel like im home!!! Fourth time here and love it.. here now and standards havent dropped fabulous food recommend ken lo chinese by tennis club...villa always spotless staff always superb and courtesy bus drivers always go that extra mile!!! Here now and looking forward to coming back already .....

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Vale-do-Lobo-Algarve, Marketing Department at Vale do Lobo Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for the fantastic review and comments. It is always lovely to hear positive feedback from our guests and we will pass this on to our staff. Thank you once again for taking the time to review Vale do Lobo and we look forward to welcoming you back to the resort for your fifth trip and many more in... More

Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything about Vale do Lobo is wonderful. From the golf courses to the accomodation you are surrounded by excellence. We stopped near the tennis courts in a family Villa. The Pool at the Villa was welcome by all especially the children and we had 2 weeks of superb weather. We enjoyed the bar at the golf club and some of... More

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Vale-do-Lobo-Algarve, Marketing Department at Vale do Lobo Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review and comments about Vale do Lobo, we are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and that the sun was shining! Discounts are available at restaurants in Vale do Lobo for anyone holding a resort card and booking directly through Vale do Lobo - this can cut down the costs for many... More

Scotland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Third trip to this resort and have very few complaints. stayed in Villa A30A in Oceano Clube. Good stuff: booked a one bed apartment, and was upgraded to a luxury 3 bed villa with pool. circuit bus 24hrs - a godsend. Staff - more than helpful, friendly, full of advice. self contained resort - no need to leave if you... More

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Vale-do-Lobo-Algarve, Marketing Department at Vale do Lobo Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review about Vale do Lobo and for offering such useful advice and tips for other travellers in the future. We are very proud of all of the staff within the resort and we will pass on your comments, especially to the circuit bus drivers. Regarding the issues you had... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a 5 night break at the vale do lobo resort and are due to fly home tomorrow. We do not want to leave!! We asked for an apartment with a pool and got just what we requested and the deluxe apartment was so much more than we expected. The shuttle bus which took us around he resort was... More

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Vale-do-Lobo-Algarve, Marketing Department at Vale do Lobo Resort, responded to this review

Thank you Laura and Martin for your fantastic and comprehensive review of Vale do Lobo. The entire team in the resort strive to create a unique luxury experience for all of our guests and it is wonderful to hear that we have been successful in this. Guests who visit the resort frequently are invited to take advantage of the offers... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

This was our 2nd annual golfing trip from Hillside to Portugal, after a good trip in 2013 to Vilamoura we decided to stay at Vale De Lobo for our May 2014 holiday which we booked via Golfbreaks. This proved to be a good decision as it was far better and the management & staff at Vale De Lobo were fantastic.... More

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ValedoLoboAlgarve, Marketing Department at Vale do Lobo Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much Paul for your wonderful review of Vale do Lobo and for including a mention of the staff within the resort who work tirelessly to provide an unforgettable experience. We are very proud of the amenities, facilities and golf courses within Vale do Lobo and are pleased that your entire group were able to enjoy the resort... More

Hitchin, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
6 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

My friend's family own a Villa here, so we visited and stayed in their private villa. The resort was lovely though, fantastic swimming pool with sunbeds and we had towels provided. Service from all staff was lovely, and there was a wide range of different restaurants to choose from when eating! Not far away there is a supermarket. We did... More

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ValedoLoboAlgarve, Marketing Department at Vale do Lobo Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and comments, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay in Vale do Lobo. There are discounts available in the restaurants, bars, shops and other facilities within the resort to anyone who holds a resort card (Details available via our official website), however we are unable to dictate the prices set by other... More

Cologne, Germany
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

We enjoy our holidays since several years at VdL, and always came back home relaxed and with lots of great memories. This time we spent the holidays at villa 488 - enough room for our whole family - we, our kids and parents. The villa has its private pool and only 3 minutes walk down to the beach and the... More

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ValedoLoboAlgarve, Marketing Department at Vale do Lobo Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay in Vale do Lobo. We hope to welcome you and your family back to the resort in the very near future. More

scotland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

Visited Vale do Lobo in October , staying in a private villa. The resort is lovely , very easy for uk families as everyone speaks English, and everything is set up for holidaymakers. The beach is beautiful, facilities good and restaurants good. Weather was extremely mixed but it was lovely and warm anyway ! Would definitely go back. Only issue... More

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ValedoLoboAlgarve, Marketing Department at Vale do Lobo Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay in Vale do Lobo. Our peak times of year in Vale do Lobo are during the summer months and school holidays when the resort is at capacity. Many people enjoy the low season because there are fewer people around but both times of year are fantastic... More

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Address: Estrada Vale do Lobo, Almancil 8135-864, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Almancil
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Vale do Lobo Resort 5*
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Vale Do Lobo Hotel Almancil
Vale Lobo Hotel
Vale Do Lobo Resort Portugal/Algarve - Almancil

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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Spa Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Almancil #2 Luxury Hotel in Almancil #2 On the Beach Hotel in Almancil #4 Romantic Hotel in Almancil #5 Family Hotel in Almancil
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Vale do Lobo Golf & Beach Resort offers a unique concept in luxury living. 1,500 residential and holiday properties, makes it the largest luxury resort of its kind in Portugal with endless facilities and services in a unique location in the Algarve ... more   less 
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