Are you planning a short beach break or a golf trip to Portugal? Whether you wish to enjoy your next holidays in a country house with a pool or playing golf in the Algarve (Portugal), with this top 7 list you will find out where to stay on your next family vacation. Shall we start?

1. Villa Alegria
The name of this place makes us smile, or wasn't it called the ‘Joy Villa’. Located in Vila do Bispo, this oasis of well-being could simply be called 'luxury', as it offers rooms with king-size beds and a magnificent view of the sea.
You can walk around the rooftop pool, lounge area, barbecue and dining tables, or in the gardened areas. What about the beach? It is called ‘Praia da Salema’ and is just a minute's walk away. Find out more here.

2. Vila Praia
It belongs to Vila Vita Parc Resort & Spa and has an idyllic setting all year round. If you would like to get to know the typical Algarve village of Vila do Bispo, this place offers you all the comforts for moments of tranquility and leisure. From an infinity pool with a hydro jet to a sauna and Turkish bath, at Vila Praia, you will find many ways to relax (not forgetting the barbecue for outdoor dining on summer nights). As for the beach, it's called ‘Praia dos Tremoços’ and you can find it within a 2-minute walk. Find out more here.

3. A.TI.TUDO Nature
If you are looking for a  self-catering country house experience, A.TI.TUDO Nature, in Portimão, is an option to consider. Refresh your days by the pool, practice yoga in nature, relax your body with a massage and revitalize your mind with neurolinguistic programming training for personal development. Find out more here.

4.    Amendoeira Golf Resort
Did someone mention a Portugal golf resort in the Algarve? Us. Whether you are a rookie or a professional golfer, your golf break in Portugal has 3 words: Amendoeira Golf Resort, in Silves. Here you can play golf day and night at the best golf courses in Portugal. The award-winning Faldo Course, its neighbor O’Connor Jnr. Course or the Academy Course are some of the options for all golf curious and lovers. But that’s not all! If you wish to have an unforgettable match of tennis in Portugal, this resort has 6 Savannah Tennis courts at your service, and a wide-open jogging path for your sunset nature runs. 
For the youngest ones, there is a Kidz Club with playful activities where they can enjoy hours of pure fun.

This luxury golf resort in Portugal also has Mediterranean cuisine from its recently renovated Clubhouse restaurant that is worth trying. Its stunning views of some of the most renowned Portugal golf courses please all those who choose to stay here, whether in a villa with a private pool or an apartment with direct access to the gardens.

With so much to offer amongst 270 hectares of natural surroundings, for families who wish to feel on vacation all year round, this golf resort in Portugal is also the perfect place to buy a house in the Algarve. It is located a 30-minute drive from Faro airport and a 10-minute drive from the beach.

Recently recognized by Turismo de Portugal with the Clean & Safe label, Amendoeira complies with all the safety and hygiene standards imposed by the Directorate-General of Health - DGS. In addition, it is also a member of the Portuguese Resorts Association (APR), which represents the best Residential Tourism projects in Portugal. Find out more here.


 

5. Cascade Wellness Resort
With a pool with a sandy inlet, this resort promises entertainment for children on family summer afternoons. Located in Lagos, Cascade Wellness Resort contrasts the beach and pool atmosphere, offering haute cuisine gastronomic experiences with a fusion of international and Algarve flavours. As for accommodation options, there are rooms, suites, villas, and apartments. Find out more here

6. Casa Alfazema
Casa Alfazema (‘Lavender House’), situated in the historic center of Lagos, has a typically Algarvian decor, with a touch of modernism and soft hues. With plants everywhere, here you will have the feeling that a forest has entered your holiday home, which is just a few minutes walks from the beach. Find out more here.

7. Quinta do Mel
If you're looking for a sweet family stay, Quinta do Mel (‘Honey Farm’) in Albufeira could be an option. With a panoramic view over the meadow of ‘Praia dos Tomates’ and Vilamoura from the balconies of the rooms, here the products served are organically grown, going straight from the vegetable garden to your plate. Find out more here.

So, whether you wish to discover the best Algarve golf courses or the most attractive rural tourism experiences, with this top 7 list you have found out what to do in the Algarve. The only tough decision will be which place to choose for your next family holiday.