This small boutique resort has a Moorish architectural design, 32 comfortable rooms and beautiful sub-tropical gardens. It is the perfect hideaway for memorable holidays. There is free Internet in the lobby and a free shuttle bus to the Marinha beach 3 times a day during the summer period. The family-friendly club resort also offers a 24-hour check-out service, hotel safe, TV lounge, bar, conference facilities and a car park. The charming beach hotel is fully air-conditioned and services offered for a fee include room and laundry services, and a bicycle hire service. LocationThis hotel enjoys a quiet location, just 1 km from the village of Carvoeiro, where guests will find a number of restaurants, bars, shops and nightlife venues. The villas are surrounded by several beaches, with Vale de Centeanes beach just 800 m away and Marinha beach, which is considered by the Michelin Guide to be one of the 100 best beaches in the world, 2.5 km away. Guests will find links to the public transport network 6 minutes' walk from the hotel, the water park, theatres and other cultural venues are 10 minutes' drive away, the theme park is 25 minutes by car and the historical town centre with its castle is a 15-minute drive from the hotel. Faro airport is approximately 40 minutes away. RoomsAll of the bedrooms and suites are comfortably decorated, quiet and fully equipped with satellite TV, air conditioning, a direct dial telephone, hairdryer, minibar and a safe. An en suite bathroom with a shower and bathtub, a double or king-size bed, Internet access and a private balcony or terrace also feature in all rooms as standard. SportThe complex has 4 swimming pools (2 outdoor pools for adults, 1 children's pool and 1 indoor heated swimming pool), a hot tub, sauna and tennis courts. There is also a spa available featuring different massages, baths and scrubs (fees apply). Bicycles can be rented at reception (fees apply) to explore the many wonderful places nearby, while guests can also walk or ride along the beautiful walking and cycling routes and hiking trails. There is a poolside snack bar and sun loungers are provided on the hotel sun terrace, and can be hired for a fee on the sandy beach. There are many golf courses nearby, with Vale do Milho 800 metres away, or Vale da Pinta and Gramacho, which are both 4 km away. MealsA Nau is a Portuguese and international restaurant, which serves a continental buffet at breakfast, as well as buffet and themed dinners in the evening. Set menu and Ã la carte options are also available for lunch and dinner. PaymentCredit cards accepted include American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA.