Exploring Lakeside Village
Welcome to the beautiful Lakeside Village, a peaceful spot in the Algarve’s Golden Triangle. The area has much to offer guests, giving you the experience you have come to expect from Algarve villa holidays.
While this idyllic area can offer a tranquil and relaxing holiday, there are many activities to engage in so you will never be bored. Tennis and golf are nearby, while the area also has top restaurants and bars to enjoy.
Many of the SandyBlue villas and apartments are located here, providing a great base for your time in the Lakeside Village. We’re sure you will enjoy your private pool and top class villa facilities, but here are some of the activities you can enjoy when it’s time to venture out and explore the area!
Lakeside Village Beaches
Lakeside Village is a short distance away from both Praia da Quinta do Lago and Praia do Ancão. Both beaches are popular choices, so a lively atmosphere is guaranteed. There are fabulous beach restaurants and bars to enjoy here too.
The beaches offer a wide range of water sports facilities including, banana boats, canoes, pedalo’s, surf boards, kayaks, parasailing, water skiing, jet skis and donut water rides. You really will have a fun filled day at these incredible beaches, with miles of golden sand to enjoy.
You can also participate in water sports at the lake too, so this area is great for water babies!
Restaurants in the Lakeside Village
When it’s time to dine out, there are plenty of choices in and around the Lakeside Village. The Algarve is certainly known for its great cuisine, so here are a few highlights which definitely won’t disappoint.
- Casa do Lago - With idyllic outdoor seating, enjoy fresh seafood and seasonal ingredients. This place is truly a breath of fresh air!
- Os Arcos - A traditional Portuguese restaurant offering a great selection, including famous seafood. A nice setting, with a rustic feel.
- The Shack Bar - A laid back and rustic lakeside hangout, this is a great place to enjoy comforting food in a chilled setting.
Things to Do in the Lakeside Village
Based within Quinta do Lago, Lakeside Village is only a stone's throw away from local hotspots. There is a communal pool within the resort to enjoy but when you are ready to venture out, here’s what you can do!
Staying in Lakeside Village means you’re right in the heart of Quinta do Lago, which has some renowned golf courses to experience. With over 30 outstanding courses to try, they have hosted the Portuguese Open Championship eight times in addition to hundreds of national and international prestigious tournaments. It’s no wonder golf lovers want to play here so much!
The North Course was completely remodelled in 2014, turning it into one of the most innovative courses in the Algarve. The South Course meanwhile is internationally revered, with varying difficulty challenges for golfers of all levels and abilities.
Fantastic Tennis Courts
The Lakeside Village resort has its own tennis courts, so it’s only a short stroll away from your villa or apartment!
The Campus near the Vilar Do Golfe roundabout in Quinta Do Lago has several tennis courts open to the public and on-site coaches who can assist in the development of your game. Various tennis packages are available from hourly hire to weekly memberships.
Unbeatable Hiking and Cycling Routes
Ria Formosa and the natural park offers a great place to enjoy the outdoors. Recently elected as one of the 7 Natural Wonders of Portugal, this is one of three protected areas not to be missed during your holidays in the Algarve. There is so much to discover here, with guided walks available or you can explore on your own.
Many of the Algarve’s walking trails can be joined near Lakeside Village, so you are spoilt for choice on which direction to go. Head to the lake or past the sand dunes towards Faro Island for a beautiful stroll in the sunshine.
Relaxing Spa Experiences
For those of you looking to pamper yourself, you will find plenty of opportunities to focus on wellness and comfort. The Campus, close to Lakeside Village, offers an array of spa treatments including sports massages and deep tissue massages.
Book your trip to Lakeside Village with SandyBlue
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