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Dona Filipa Hotel, Almancil

5-star5 stars
Vale Do LoboAlgarve, Almancil8135-034Portugal

Luxury hotel in Almancil with outdoor pool, beach bar
  • Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
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Great location
Beautiful beach
Tasty breakfast
Value for money
Value for money could be better
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Dona Filipa Hotel, Almancil

from $158
  • Classic Double or Twin Room
  • Classic Single Room
  • Classic Double or Twin Room, Golf View
  • Grand Room
  • Premium Double or Twin Room
  • Premium Double or Twin Room (Golf or Sea view)
  • Premium Suite
  • Suite (Atlantic)
  • Classic Family Room - Connecting Rooms
  • Premium Family Room - Connecting Rooms

What’s around Dona Filipa Hotel, Almancil


  • Vale do Lobo Beach - 3 min walk
  • Ocean Golf Course Vale do Lobo - 10 min walk
  • Royal Golf Course Vale do Lobo - 10 min walk
  • Garrao Beach - 40 min walk
  • Quinta Shopping Center - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km
  • Trafal Beach - 2.8 mi / 4.5 km
  • Vilamoura Marina - 6.6 mi / 10.6 km
  • Falesia Beach - 7.2 mi / 11.6 km

Getting around

  • Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.) - 27 min drive
  • Portimao (PRM) - 47 min drive
  • Loule Station - 17 min drive
  • Faro Station - 26 min drive
  • Silves Tunes Station - 33 min drive
  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking
  • Free extended parking
  • Limited parking

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 154 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
Guests planning to arrive after check-in hours must contact the property in advance. Contact information is provided in the reservation confirmation email.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • One child (12 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • Babysitting/childcare *

  • Free children's club


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free valet parking (limited)

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • Resort fee included
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • Children's club (free)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Beach bar
  • Poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Free reception
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 3
  • Tennis on site
  • Billiards or pool table
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms 2
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1970
  • Conference space size (meters) - 183
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built 1968
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Pillow menu
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Pay movies
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


Primavera Restaurant - This poolside restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Open select days.

Dom Duarte Grill - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open select days.

Dona Filipa Hotel, Almancil’s small print

Also known as

  • Dona Filipa
  • Le Meridien Almancil
  • Meridien Almancil
  • Dona Filipa Almancil
  • Dona Filipa Hotel
  • Dona Filipa Hotel Almancil
  • Hotel Dona Filipa
  • Almancil Le Meridien
  • Dona Filipa & San Lorenzo Golf Hotel Almancil
  • Dona Filipa And San Lorenzo Golf Resort
  • Dona Filipa Hotel Portugal/Algarve - Almancil


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Reservations are required for golf tee times and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

The charges below are included in the total price displayed:

  • Resort fee

Resort fee inclusions:

  • Breakfast
  • Pool access
  • Beach access
  • Internet access (may be limited)
  • Parking

Inclusions may be listed elsewhere on the page as free or for a surcharge.

Optional extras

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.6 From 66 reviews

Dona Filipa Hotel, Almancil
Pool lovely, not enough sunbeds at peak times but still v nice and amazing location. Could do with drinks/lunch/ice cream to be available outside by pool . Hotel Beds so comfortable and staff exceptionally friendly . Loved it and will be back.
Sally, us4 night family trip
Dona Filipa Hotel, Almancil
Wonderful stay
Beautiful hotel - very good service and very clean - excellent breakfast and in a lovely area . the beach / bars / restaurants are very close by - just a 2 minute walk .
Michelle, gb3 night trip
Dona Filipa Hotel, Almancil
Very Good8.0
5 star quality
Excellent hotel.Excellent newly refurbished rooms.Location on the doorstep to the Praca and beach ,perfect. First class restaurant and staff.If staying in Vale do lobo this is the one.
anthony, gb2 night trip
Dona Filipa Hotel, Almancil
Great stay on the beach in vale de lobo
Hotel brilliant right on the beach Service excellent nothing to complain about Area though a bit limited for shops restaurants etc
Martyn, gbOther trip
Dona Filipa Hotel, Almancil
Very Good8.0
Wonderful stay lovely location and really awesome mini break.
emma, gb3 night romance trip

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Dona Filipa Hotel, Almancil

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