Macdonald Monchique Resort & Spa is the only resort in this undiscovered area of rural Portugal that combines 5-star hospitality and modern design with unspoilt surroundings and breathtaking views of the rolling mountains and coast. Featuring beautifully appointed suites, an indulgent spa with 900 sqmt, high-end dining options and a wealth of activities available both in the resort and nearby, this idyllic retreat enjoys an enviable location in the ever sunny mountainous woodlands in the western Algarve. Whether you're looking for a peaceful getaway, an action-packed adventure holiday or a lavish family break, you'll discover something special at this charming resort. The resort's 185 beautifully appointed, luxurious suites all feature private furnished terraces or balconies, many with uninterrupted views of the mountains and ocean. Boasting plenty of natural light, thanks to the floor-to-ceiling windows, they offer the perfect setting in which to relax and unwind. All suites feature a large living room, bedroom and two bathrooms (bath and a walk-in shower). Macdonald Monchique Resort & Spa offers a range of gastronomic treats in its four restaurants. Options range from an informal petiscos (Portuguese tapas) bar and a pizzeria through to a gourmet food market and a fine-dining restaurant specialising in local fish and wines. There's also an elegant cocktail bar and two pool bars. The Resort also features a gift & grocery shop, Gym and Kids Club. Although Macdonald Monchique Resort & Spa is surrounded by the green of “Serra de Monchique” it is located just 5 minutes from Monchique's Village Centre, 10 minutes from the nearest golf course, 20 minutes from Portimão's or Lagos' Beach and 90 minutes from Faro International Airport.

Distances (in meters)

  • Airport: 60000 m
  • Golf course: 10000 m
  • City centre: 5000 m
  • Bus/Train station: 15000 m
  • Nearest Bus / Metro Stop: 15000 m
  • Beach: 15000 m
  • Harbour: 1000 m