Vila Vita Parc Resort and SpaAlgarve, Portugal

7 nights, Bed & Breakfast
From £547 per adult
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Vila Vita Parc Resort and Spa
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Vila Vita Parc Resort and Spa

Vila Vita Parc Resort and Spa

5 star
Algarve, Portugal
7 nights from £547 per adult, bed & breakfast, Deluxe Room Garden View
Prices include accommodation* Prices do NOT include flights

Hotel Overview

Insider's View

  • Visit the resort's vineyard and take an excursion on the private yacht
  • Newly refurbished Deluxe Rooms in the Main Building will be available from 1 June 2014

Spread over 54 acres of tropical gardens in front of the Algarve coastline and occupying a cliff top location lies the Vila Vita Parc, a luxury family-friendly resort. With 8 swimming pools, a Spa, Health Club and children’s facilities awaiting you at the Vila Vita Parc, there’s plenty to keep you happy as well as, numerous golf courses and activities to be discovered in the Algarve. 

Well-furnished and luxurious accommodations (180) are spread throughout the main building, The Residence (adults-only), with its cliff top location and the Oasis Parc, where suites appear as townhouses designed in a Moorish style. There’s plenty on offer at this great resort including 8 pools; a heated indoor pool, 4 outdoor pools and 3 children’s pools. Relax and rejuvenate at the Vila Vita Vital Spa or head to the Health Club where there is a heated indoor pool, EnerGym, Jacuzzi, sauna, ice room and Hypoxi Studio. The hotel has a partnership with Margaret Dabbs, the luxury specialist in foot care treatment. Walk down a wooden staircase to the beach below the hotel or take the complimentary shuttle service (operates June-September) to the Armação de Pêra beach where you can sun bathe and dine as well as an additional 6 restaurants in the resort itself.

A great choice for an active holiday, complimentary activities include; a 9 hole pitch and put course, 18 hole putting green, 18 hole mini golf course, table tennis and soccer. At an additional cost, tennis lessons, tennis courts, bicycle rental, yoga and Pilates classes are available and between July-September, horse-riding, surfing, deep sea fishing and dive trips. Driving an hour away, discover the resort’s Herdade dos Grous vineyard or book a half or full day excursion aboard the hotel’s private 72 foot long yacht. The Algarve is quite simply a golf lover’s paradise and there are a multitude of courses to play at nearby.

This family-friendly resort is also home to the Annabella’s Kids Park where there is an adventure playground, playroom and sports games for ages 4-11. In high season this operates every day between 10am-6pm and in low season 5 days a week. There’s an additional dinner club with entertainment in the high season on some evenings. For children aged 6 months-3 years, Natalie’s Creche is open all year round 5 days a week and in peak season everyday. An activity program for teenagers (12 plus) also operates in the summer school holidays. Babysitters can be booked in the daytime and evenings.

Accolades

Vila Vita Parc was awarded Trip Advisor’s Certificate of Excellence Award in 2012

In 2012 Vila Vita Parc was awarded “Best International Resort” Condé Nast Traveler - Spain

Hotel & Room Facilities

Facilities

  • 24 Hour Room Service
  • Creche
  • Shuttle Service (to beach)
  • A La Carte Restaurant/s
  • Al Fresco Dining On The Deck
  • Bar
  • Italian Restaurant
  • Michelin Star Restaurants
  • Restaurant
  • 18 Hole Golf Course Nearby
  • Bicycle Rental
  • Golf Pro
  • Soccer
  • Table Tennis
  • Tennis Tuition
  • Volleyball
  • Non-motorised water sports
  • Aerobics
  • Fitness Centre
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Steam Room/Hammam
  • Swimming Pool

Room Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Bathrobes and Slippers
  • Flat Screen Television
  • Hairdryer
  • Heating
  • In-Room Safe
  • Satellite/Cable Channels
  • Stocked Mini-Bar
  • Telephone
  • Terrace
  • Wi-Fi Access (additional charge)

Vila Vita Parc Resort and Spa Room Details

Deluxe Room in Main Building
Deluxe Room in Main Building
All 61 Deluxe Rooms are characterized by a split-level living and sleeping area with hardwood floors, and are elegantly decorated in a contemporary fresh style, inspired by the Algarve seaside. Featuring a spacious bathroom with double sinks (either bathtub or rain shower room) and a mosaic of Portuguese tiles, all rooms face the Ocean side and have either a terrace or garden, with views over the landscaped gardens.
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2 Children: 1
Junior Suites
Junior Suites
With more space, the 4 Junior Suites are located at the end of each wing of the Main Building and are characterized by a split-level living and sleeping area with hardwood floors. These suites are elegantly decorated in a contemporary fresh style, inspired by the Algarve seaside. Featuring a spacious bathroom with double sinks with a bathtub and a mosaic of Portuguese tiles, all suites face the Ocean side and have either a terrace or garden, with views over the landscaped gardens.
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2 Children: 1
Grand Suites
Grand Suites
6 elegant Grand Suites feature a spacious lounge with a separate shower room and guest toilet. These airy one-bedroom suites are tastefully decorated in a contemporary fresh style, inspired by the Algarve seaside. Featuring a spacious bathroom with double sinks, a bathtub and a mosaic of Portuguese tiles, all suites face the Ocean side and lead onto a large terrace overlooking the luxurious sub-tropical gardens of the resort.
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2 Children: 1
Penthouse Suites
VILA VITA Parc offers 2 exquisite Penthouse Suites located on the top floor of the Main Building with a large balcony allowing breathtaking views over the gardens and the ocean. The two suites are uniquely decorated in an elegant Mediterranean style and feature: a luxurious lounge which boasts an impressive living area, a separate dining area for 6 guests and a cosy fireplace complemented by a spacious bedroom that includes a dressing room and bathroom, with bathtub and steam shower. Furthermore, they also have a fully equipped kitchen with service entrance, and a guest toilet. A magnificent balcony with daybeds offers the ideal private spot under the sun.
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2 Children: 1
The Residence
The Residence
The Residence, with its 29 accommodations, is located right on the cliff top of the resort, offering breathtaking views over the Atlantic Ocean. The elegant style and Moorish architecture of the Residence provide the ideal backdrop for an exclusive and romantic ambience within a quiet, peaceful setting. This area is reserved exclusively for adults and offers a collection of Deluxe and Deluxe Ocean Rooms, Townhouse Suites and Residence Grand Suite.
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Oasis Parc Suites One And Two Bedroom Suites
Oasis Parc Suites One And Two Bedroom Suites
One Bedroom Suites are located on the grond floor and offer an open-plan living and sleeping area, bathroom and a terrace. Two Bedroom Suites are situated on the upper floor and offer a living and sleeping area (open-plan), separate twin bedroom and a bathroom and balcony.
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 4
Oasis Rooftop Suites Ocean View
Oasis Rooftop Suites Ocean View
These suites are luxuriously designed with walk-in wardrobes and large bathrooms with a free-standing bath and a separate rain shower. Situated on the first floor, these suites have a 40 square metre rooftop terrace with rain shower, daybeds and ocean views. There is also a home theatre, flat screen television with DVD player, iPod dock, luxury toiletries, a fireplace, wet bar and Espresso machine.
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
No. of Rooms: 170

Customer Hotel Reviews

J Ledington says:

We had a lovely holiday - thank you!

March 29, 2015

Hotel Location

How To Book

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How far in advance should I book my holiday?

Many customers are under the illusion that booking late secures the best prices. This is often not the case and it is advisable to book early especially if travelling in peak seasons such as Christmas, Easter or school holidays. Many hotels and airlines actually offer special “Early Booking Offers” so you are able to secure the best price early on.

I don’t know what board basis to book. Can I eat out locally, should I consider All Inclusive?

It's always a difficult decision to make before you travel. Call one of our destination experts, who will be happy to advise you on local restaurants and prices you can expect to pay in resort.

What can I do when I get there?

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What financial protection do you offer?

When booking through Western and Oriental, if your flight is delayed or cancelled due to bad weather or you have a problem in resort it is our responsibility you are taken care of. We offer a 24 hour emergency number to assist with any issues you may have in resort and all of our flight inclusive holidays are financially protected through ATOL bonding for your protection.

Restaurants / Bars

Ocean- The signature restaurant, Ocean is located in the Residence area, and was awarded 2 Michelin Stars in 2011. Dine inside the restaurant or on the terrace enjoying views of the Atlantic Ocean

Adega- This traditional Portuguese restaurant has a large terrace with swan lake views where tapas, regional dishes and an a la carte menu can be enjoyed
Opening hours: Lunch and dinner

The Whale- Ideal for family dining, there’s a large summer terrace and ocean views to be enjoyed at The Whale. There’s Italian dishes on offer such as pizza and an a la carte menu
Opening hours: Summer months, lunch and/or dinner

Atlantico- From Atlantico look out on the terrace to views of the ocean. Mediterranean cuisine is served here
Opening hours: Seasonal

Aladin Grill- This fine dining grill restaurant has an open show-kitchen where meat and fish grill dishes are cooked and flambé is served at your table
Opening hours: Seasonal, dinner

The Bela Vita- Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served in the restaurant and garden terrace at Bela Vita
Opening hours: Breakfast, lunch and/or dinner

Café Bica- Enjoy a great Portuguese coffee and pastry at Café Bica
Opening hours: 9am-6pm October-May and 9am-9pm June-September

Cave de Vinhos- Visit the wine cellar for wine tasting sessions and exclusive dining experiences. There are over 11,000 bottles here
Opening hours: On request

Oasis Bar- This lobby bar offers access to the terrace and here sip on cocktails, drinks and enjoy afternoon tea. Live entertainment takes place on a regular basis
Opening hours: 9:30am-1:30am

Palm Bar- Located in the Oasis Parc, the Palm Bar serves salads, wraps and drinks in the day
Opening hours: 9am-7pm

Pool Bar- Located at the Clubhouse, enjoy snacks, pizzas, juices, ice cream and milkshakes here
Opening hours: Summer, 10am-6:30pm

Garden Bar- Enjoy drinks by the sunbathing area in The Residence
Opening hours: Summer, 10am-6:30pm

Delfim Bar- Situated next to the indoor pool of the health club, here enjoy milkshakes, ice cream, juices and sandwiches
Opening hours: All year round, 10am-6:30pm

Aladin Bar- Situated by the Aladrin Grill, this is the perfect place for a pre-dinner or after dinner drink with live music and dancing
Opening hours: Seasonal, 6:30pm-1:30am

Arte Nautica- Located on the Armação de Pêra, here enjoy meat and fish on the grill, Portuguese seafood, sandwiches, snacks and salads. There’s a complimentary shuttle to the beach, 1.2 miles from the hotel
Opening hours: From 10am, lunch and dinner

Biergarten- German sausages and german beer are plentiful here in Porches, located 2.5 miles from the hotel, and accessible by a shuttle bus service
Opening hours: Tuesday-Friday 1pm-10pm and Saturday and Sunday 12:30pm-10pm

Room Service: 24 hours a day

Restaurant opening times are to be used as a guide only and can vary throughout the year depending on resort occupancy levels.

Family Facts


Infants' Facilities
Creche Available
YES
Creche Location
Located close to the main building
Creche Age Range
6 months to 3 years
Creche Opening Hours
01 July to 30 September, Easter and Christmas season open every day from 10 am to 6 pm Other months are considered low season dates, from 10am to 6pm closed on the weekends
Creche Charge from
Ful l day (10am. – 6pm. ) 84.50 €,Hal f a day (10am. – 2pm. or 2pm. – 6pm.) 56.00 €, Per hour 17.00 €, Nappy changing service: 1,5€ per child per half day. Bookings should be made at least 24h in advance at the Guest Service Centre or at the Crèche. The nursery has a maximum capacity of 5 babies and the Crèche of 10 small children, at any given time.
Infant to Staff Ratio
1 staff for 2 babies
Qualifications of Staff
Graduated children monitors or teachers
Babysitting Available
YES
Babysitting Charge from
6pm. – 12pm. 17 € / hour 12pm. – 8am. 20 € / hour
Are Infants Signed In / Out?
YES
High Chairs Available
YES
High Chairs Charge from
Free of charge
Sterilisers Available
YES
Sterilisers Charge from
Free of charge
Bottle Warmers Available
YES
Bottle Warmers Charge from
Free of charge
Baby Monitors Available
NO
Pushchairs Available
YES
Pushchairs Charge from
Free of charge
Baby Baths Available
YES
Baby Baths Charge from
Free of charge
Potties (Infant Toilets) Available
YES
Potties Charge from
Free of charge
Child Car Seats Available
YES
Child Car Seats Charge from
Free of charge
Supermarket / Shop On Site
NO
Children's Facilities
Kid's Club Available
YES
Kid's Club Location
Located close to the main building
Kid's Club Age Range
4 to 11 years
Kid's Club Opening Dates/Hours
10 am to 6 pm, everyday, except on low season dates (closed on weekends)
Kid's Club Charge
Free of charge
Child to Staff Ratio
1:5
Qualifications of Staff
Entertainment or teacher
Meals Available
YES
Are Kids Signed In / Out?
YES
Kid's Pool
YES
Kid's Pool Location
Main building pool, Oasis Parc pool
Is the pool heated?
NO
Are there depth markings?
YES
Is the pool gated?
NO
Is there a lifeguard on duty?
YES
What times?
8 am to 7 pm
Is the children's pool located within 3m of the deep water of the main pool?
YES
Kid's Playground Available
YES
Playground Location
Located close to the main building
Age Restrictions
YES
Is it supervised?
No, children go with the parents, babysitters or with the Kids Parc/Creche staff.
Is there safety flooring?
Yes
Teenagers' Facilities
Teenager Club
YES
Teenager Club Location
Sports Pavilion
Teenager Club Age Range
12 to 17yrs
Teenager Club Opening Dates/Hours
1st of July until 31st of August
Teenager Club Charge
charges accordingly to activities; no fee for the Teenager monitor service, activities such as beach volley are not charged but pedal boats use have a fee;
Teenager to Staff Ratio
1:5
Qualifications of Staff
Graduated sports monitor/children animator/sports teacher
Meals Available
YES
Are Teenagers Signed In / Out?
YES
Are additional activities available for teenagers? If so, what?
Surf & Windsurf lessons, water park, horse riding, bowling, tennis clinics, football clinics
Teenager Additional Activities Charge
Charges vary depending on activity
General Facilities
Children's entertainment available for hire, such as books, puzzles, board games, play station games, DVDs etc
NO
Is there a children's disco in the evening?
YES
Is First Aid Available
YES
First Aid Location
Kids Park
First Aid Opening Times
10 am - 6 pm
Restaurants / Dining
Children's menus in the restaurants
YES
Babies / Children allowed in ALL the restaurants
NO
Restricted Restaurants
Ocean Restaurant does not permit children under 13 years old, Atlantico and Aladin does not permit children under 6 years old.
Does the hotel serve early meals for families with young children?
YES
Time Available
In restaurant Adega from 6 pm
Beach
How accessible is the beach?
One via 30 steps down the cliff, the other one with shuttle bus.
Is the beach / sea gently shelving?
YES
Is it tidal?
YES
Type of beach - sand, shingle, powder, coarse etc
White sand
Accommodation
What rooms accommodate 2 adults and 2 children with a separate room for children to sleep Number Available?
Oasis Family Suite 34
Do you have any rooms to sleep larger families i.e. 2 adults and 3 children?
Villas or rooms interconnecting
Number of connecting rooms
22 deluxe rooms, they are guaranteed on request, depending on availability
Can they be guaranteed at time of booking?
YES
Connecting Room Description: Interconnecting door (lockable) / sliding door
Lockable with aproper door
Balcony / Terrace: Is the door to the balcony /terrace lockable from inside / outside?
From inside
Are bedroom balconies over 1.0m high with no gaps in excess of 10cm and without step-ups for young children?
YES
Do full length glass windows / doors have warning stickers at adult and child height?
YES
What if any rooms have an internal staircase? Are stair gates available? Are they payable?
Yes, free of charge
Do any family rooms have a private pool? If so, what room type(s)? What security is available?
Only the villas.

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