Welcome to Vale da Lapa

The Resort

Located just 40 minutes from Faro International Airport, Vale da Lapa is a 5 star resort in the Algarve, close to the delightful towns of Carvoeiro and Ferragudo. The resort not only enjoys a fantastic location, surrounded by gorgeous lush greenery, but is also just a short distance from several outstandingly beautiful beaches.

At Vale da Lapa, you will discover a unique space comprising 2 Bedrooms Townhouses and 3 Bedroom villas with private pool, all luxuriously appointed and surrounded by extensive gardens, lakes and streams, giving you the sensation of spending your Algarve holiday in a Garden of Eden.

Take advantage of your stay at our resort to enjoy some quality family time, take part in sporting activities, relax in the resort’s pools and spa, enjoy the wonderful nearby beaches, savour some delicious traditional Portuguese cuisine and… be happy!


Check-in time: from 4 pm

Check-out time: by midday

Icone sala de reunioes

Meeting Room
(check conditions)

Free WiFi in the accommodation units and in the Club House

Free private car park

Medical assistance on request
(additional charge)

D’SPA with gym and seasonal covered pool (check conditions)

2 outdoor swimming pools

Excursion bookings
(additional charge)

Bookings for sporting activities
(additional charge)

Bookings for leisure activities
(additional charge)

Car and bicycle hire
(additional charge)

24-hour reception and concierge

Multilingual staff

Room service
(additional charge)

Wake-up calls

icone mercearia

Children’s playground


(subject to availability and additional charge)


Free Kids Club (seasonal)


Mediterranean Garden


2 paddle courts


Gym with cardio-fitness equipment

Multipurpose sports court

24-hour video surveillance

icone piano

Vale da Lapa has two outdoor pools, one for adults, other for children and one covered pool (seasonal).

Relax, cool off, have fun and keep fit in our pools. Or take pleasure in an exclusive space with an enviable setting, surrounded by amazing green scenery, where the peace and harmony are perfect for a restful holiday.

The pool area also features a pool bar where you can enjoy a delicious cocktail.


Our resort is characterised by its wide and vast green areas. The outdoor area of the hotel features extensive gardens, lakes and streams where you can soak up the Algarve sunshine while you unwind and take the opportunity to recharge your batteries with positive energy over the course of your stay.

The pool area also features a pool bar with an al fresco terrace where you can enjoy a delicious cocktail.


Our luxuriously appointed D’Spa offers a vast selection of treatments that will afford you some unique experiences and deeply-relaxing moments of sheer well-being.

The spa features a sauna, Turkish bath, jacuzzi and shower sensations, an indoor pool, gymnasium and a number of rooms where you can enjoy beauty, rejuvenating, anti-stress and fitness treatments.

Opening hours:
Open daily from 2 pm to 7 pm
Closed on Sundays


To ensure you have everything you need while you relax at our luxury resort during your stay in the Algarve, our on-site grocery means you can order/purchase all the basic necessities to let you enjoy your holiday villa as if it were your own home.


Here you will find an array of activities to ensure your family holiday is a resounding success! In addition to our children’s pool and multipurpose sports court, we also offer a Kids Club service*. The D’Kidz Village is a space dedicated for the younger members of the family offers fun and entertainment for children aged 5 to 12.

The resort also features a playground, kids’ pool and a babysitting service.

*Open from 01st of July to the 31st of August 2021.

For more information about the Kids Club service, please click here: D’KIDZ VILLAGE


At Vale da Lapa, you will find a gymnasium, a multipurpose sports court where you can get together with friends or family for a game of football or basketball and two paddle courts.

There are also various golf courses and tennis courts in close proximity to the resort, as well as a vast array of sports and leisure centres where you are sure to find a range of activities to suit every taste.


If you are looking for a space to get your people together for a team-building session, organise a meeting or event, or even hold the reception for the most important day of your life, talk to us!

Vale da Lapa offers everything you need to stage various types of events.


Our activity programme includes a range of options, such as horse riding, mountain biking and combined jeep and canoe safaris. A range of other activities can be organised on request. Examples include coastal cruises aboard a typical fishing boat, exploring the sea caves, water sports, karting, fishing trips and excursions to Seville.

Our team will be on hand to tell you all about the sport and leisure activities that can be organised for you.

For more information, please contact us!


Vale da Lapa is delighted to offer guests a courtesy transfer service to the town of Carvoeiro and to Caneiros Beach. Ask for the timetable at reception.

Important information:

Unavailable service during COVID-19 pandemic.

Our fantastic 2-bedroom Townhouses, with garden view, provide every comfort in elegant surroundings, ensuring your experience during your stay at our resort will be a memorable one!
The 3 Bedroom Villas with private pool  at Vale da Lapa were designed specifically to give you a sensation of sheer comfort and relaxation during your stay in the Algarve.