Set within 8 hectares of lusciously green gardens and lakes and with 5 outdoor swimming pools, an outdoor fitness area, a multipurpose sports court, Kids centre and a complete Club House - Health Club that offers guests the option of sauna, Turkish bath, a heated indoor pool, Restaurant & Lounge Bar, and a Mini-market – Monte Santo is an ideal destination for family holidays, golf escapes, or to simply replenish your energies along the year. Be prepared to indulge at the Monte Santo Resort, where it is essential to provide guests with a service that surpasses their expectations.
Monte Santo Resort is located conveniently close to theme parks, golf courses and a multitude of restaurants in one of the more coveted spots of the Algarve, nestled upon the hilltops of Carvoeiro, just minutes from extensive golden beaches, secluded coves and dramatic cliffs. This unique resort benefits from the magnificent climate and all year round sunshine for which the Algarve is famed.
Rich in history yet modern and sophisticated, Carvoeiro is a picturesque fishing village located a mere 5km from Lagoa. Carvoeiro offers a variety of small white sand beaches surrounded by limestone cliffs with crystal clear waters where the wind and the tide have sculpted beautiful caves, making this area a popular destination for sun worshippers, golf enthusiasts and those who enjoy water activities.
Monte Santo accommodation is on a room only self-catering basis with supplements available for breakfast and half board. Daily maid cleaning service, towel change 3 x per week and linen change 3 x per week. Guests will receive a complimentary welcome drink upon arrival. Honeymooners will receive a complimentary fruit platter, bottle of mineral water and bottle of wine upon arrival. Guests celebrating birthdays and wedding anniversaries will receive a complimentary birthday cake, bottle of sparkling wine and congratulation card.
Luxury One Bedroom VIP Suites - The luxury VIP suites are situated in the main building overlooking the pool. They feature a very large terrace with Maldivian sunbeds, mini bar, luxury VIP amenities, daily newspapers upon request, high quality linen and orthopedic mattresses on the beds, fresh flowers, and breakfast can be served in the suite upon request. Accommodation consists of one King en suite bedroom, fully fitted kitchen, lounge/ dining area and extensive terrace.
One bedroom garden suites - measure 70 sqm in size, have one super king size bed in the double en suite bedroom (1.80 metres), a fully fitted kitchen, lounge/ dining area, balcony (1st floor apartments) or terrace (ground floor apartments), double sofa-bed and they are equipped for up to four persons. Ground floor one bedroom suites with immediate access to gardens and lawns are available for a daily supplemental charge.
Two bedroom garden suites - Two bedroom suites measure 90 sqm in size, have one king en suite bedroom, one twin bedroom, second guest bathroom, a fully fitted kitchen, lounge/ dining area, balcony (1st floor apartment) or terrace (ground floor apartments), double sofa-bed and are equipped for up to six persons. Ground floor two bedroom suites with immediate access to gardens and lawns are available for a daily supplemental charge.
Three bedroom garden suites - Three bedroom duplex suites measure 150 sqm in size, have one king size en suite bedroom, two twin bedrooms one of which is en suite, additional guest bathroom, a fully fitted kitchen, lounge/ dining area, double sofa-bed and are equipped for up to eight persons. Terrace with immediate access to gardens and lawns.
Two bedroom townhouse - Two bedroom townhouses measure 200 sqm in size, are duplex properties (ground and first floor), have one king size and one twin bedroom both en suite, additional guest bathroom, a fully fitted kitchen, lounge/ dining area, immediate access to gardens and lawns, reception area, double sofa-bed and are equipped for up to six persons. All have a private patio/ garden overlooking the communal gardens or pool. There is one communal pool at Monte Santo for every block of 8 townhouses.
Three bedroom townhouse - Three bedroom townhouses measure 240 sqm in size, are duplex properties (ground and first floor), have one king bedroom and two twin bedrooms all en suite, additional guest bathroom, a fully fitted kitchen, lounge/ dining area, immediate access to gardens and lawns, reception area, double sofa-bed and are equipped for up to eight persons. All have a private patio/ garden overlooking the communal gardens or pool. There is one communal pool at Monte Santo for every block of 8 townhouses.
Guests at Monte Santo have a choice of six swimming pools – five outdoor, one indoor and an extra one for the little ones. The main pool is the centre of the resort, a beautiful area with sun loungers, palm trees and shades. Snacks and refreshments are served at this pool located near the Club House. For some more privacy there are a further four pools in the townhouse area and guests also have the indoor pool at their disposal.
The Monte dos Comensais Restaurant and lounge bar offers its guests a variety of dishes where the perfect combination of flavours and textures creates a true gastronomic experience. The cuisine is eclectic with traditional elements such as in the Clam Broth, the Risottos, the Fish Assortment and for fans, the Sirloin Steak, all prepared with utmost care by the Chef and his team. The Monte dos Comensais Restaurant has two seating areas where attention to detail and comfort is paramount and where the fantastic view of the exquisite Monte Santo Resort pool invites unforgettable moments. Open year round, it hosts Monte Santo Resort events to create the ideal dynamic for your visit. The cosy lounge area is open all day serving morning coffee, refreshing drinks and late afternoon or after dinner cocktails. Live entertainment available weekly (seasonal).
After a day on the beach or at one of the pools, you certainly deserve a relaxing massage at the Alma Spa or, if you prefer, in the privacy of your own Suite. The Alma Spa offers a selection of treatments that our guests may request at any time. A classic relaxation massage or an in-depth massage are but a few of the many treatments available. No doubt golfers should try our golf massage and, if you prefer a more stimulating massage, why not try an aromatic massage?
Other fabulous services include Village and Beach shuttle (runs all year, four times a day); Turn-down service; Twice-daily housekeeping; Secure parking; Games room with snooker table and darts; Welcome drink; Complimentary amenities; Golf reservations; Bicycle hire; Concierge; In-room safe; Currency exchange.
For sports enthusiasts there is a wide variety of facilities available in the region. Not limited to the numerous golf courses and diversity of sea sports – you can find, to name but a few- motor sports, motorcycle racing, horse riding, kite sailing, athletics, tennis and cycling. There are, of course, special rates and transfers available to the golf courses for clients staying at Monte Santo. Within the resort the following facilities are available complimentary: Multi-use sports court; Indoor heated pool; Fitness centre; Turkish bath; Sauna; Jacuzzi; the 5 outdoor pools.
For the families, the Kids’ Club is an outdoor area run by the experienced Planet Junior team. Climbing frames, adventure toys and games are all part of the fun. Kids can make new friends and play all day, under the watchful eye of qualified staff. Full activity programs are available (club and activities seasonal).