Formosa Park Apartment Hotel is located just a short drive from Faro International Airport and perfect for both families and golfers alike. Positioned on the edge of the stunningly beautiful Ria Formosa nature reserve, the hotel is surrounded by some of the most striking nature and scenery to be found anywhere in the Algarve.
Positioned a mere 750m from the Blue Flag Ancao beach… and just minutes away from many of the areas best golf courses, this luxury apartment complex has something to offer everybody.
And with the famous nightlife of the seafront Vale do Lobo just a short 15 minute drive away, you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to entertainment. However, if it’s more energetic pursuits you’re after, the area offers a wealth of excellent golfing, water sports, sailing and deep sea fishing.
Just speak to our concierge about all the great things there are to see, do and experience… or to arrange reasonably priced transport between activities.
Ancão Beach - A Blue Flag Beach
The Ria Formosa Nature Reserve starts at Ancão Beach - an extensive sandy Blue Flag beach covered with vast dunes and frequently visited during the summer months.
Blue Flag is a prestigious, international award scheme which acts as a guarantee to tourists that a beach has achieved the highest quality in water, facilities and management.
Ancão beach provides visitors with a variety of facilities and services: Car parks, restaurants, showers, sun loungers and parasols for hire… as well as a health centre and lifeguards during the summer months.
By Road to Formosa Park Apartment Hotel (from Faro International Airport)
Leave the Faro International Airport, following the sign for Faro (EN125-10). Continue straight ahead (approx. 2.5 km) until you see the signs Lisboa/Loule/Portimao. Turn right and continue ahead, following the signs Lisboa/Loule/Portimao.
After approximately 4 km you will see a sign to Almancil, bear right. Follow the road for approximately 3 km, then bear right until you reach a sign Almancil. Turn right and continue ahead until you reach traffic lights.
Turn left and follow the signs for Vale do Lobo. Continue ahead for approximately 3 km until you reach a T junction (Quinta do Lago/Vale do Lobo). Turn right to Vale do Lobo and follow the road for a few meters until you see Pinetrees horse riding school to your left. Turn left and follow the road for approximately 2.5 km… and the Formosa Park Apartment Hotel will be to your right.
Complimentary car parking is available at the hotel.
By Plane (to Faro International Airport) to Formosa Park Apartment Hotel
Faro International Airport is approximately 20 km (12.5 miles) away (follow the above driving directions to reach the Hotel). A certified deluxe taxi to the hotel from the airport will cost approximately €39.