The moment you see the Vidamar Resort Algarve you know that you arrived at the perfect holiday location. Overlooking the beautiful Salgados beach, golf course and nature reserve, Vidamar guests can experience the laid-back experience with the lively family facilities which include three saltwater pools, one heated. The Vidamar dining experience is complete with the Dine-Around concept that allows guests to choose from a selection of Half Board options in 4 different restaurants.
Vidamar Self Catering Villas
Bars & Spas
Vidamar Self Catering Villas
Located in their separate area within the Vidamar resort, these spacious 2, 3 and 4-bedroom Villas offer the perfect accommodation for groups of adults or families. The villas feature their own private swimming pools and sun-decks, air conditioning in the living room and the bedrooms, daily maid cleaning service with towels and linen changed every three days (or more frequently upon request), HD flat screen TV with satellite channels and wi-fi internet, independent fully fitted kitchen with all electrical appliances, en suite bedrooms that can be prepared as either a twin or a double upon request and each villa has direct access to the underground parking - 2 spaces per villa.
Direct access to Salgados beach from the Hotel’s pools area and through a purpose-built pathway over the dunes
1 Saltwater Outdoor Main pool, 1 Saltwater Children’s pool (40 cm deep) and 1 Saltwater heated chill-out outdoor pool with underwater lounges and benches
4 Restaurants (Ocean Buffet, Koi Sushi, Mamma Mia Italian, 'Sabor a Mar' local seafood)
4 Bars (2 lobby bars: 'Nespresso Bar', 'Gin Bar'; a swim-up 'Tiki Bar' and a pool side 'Sunset snack-bar')
Spa Del Mar: pool with whirlpool features, sauna, steam bath, Jacuzzi for adults only. Also, 3 treatment and massage rooms and gymnasium
Aquatica Kids World (for children 4 to 11 years old; seasonal opening)
Seasonal entertainment programme for adults & children
Wireless broadband internet connection
Underground and outdoor car parking
The Vidamar Resort Algarve is located in central Algarve, near the popular town of Albufeira, in Salgados Resort, 40 minutes from Faro International Airport and only 15 minutes from Algarve A22 motorway and the Lisbon A2 motorway. In the Salgados resort you will find:
18-hole Golf Course on site, driving range and putting green
Salgados Beach with direct access from the hotel’s large outdoor sunbathing and leisure area and with water sports such as sailing & windsurf, water skiing & parasailing
Bird watching in the nearby Salgados Lagoon nature reserve
Additional nearby attractions include horseback riding, sports fishing from Albufeira marina (10 minute drive) or Portimão marina (30 minute drive,) Boat trips & Catamaran from Albufeira marina, Water slide and animal themed parks, Shopping Centre.
Ocean Buffet Restaurant is divided into 2 large dining spaces, inside and the large outside Terrace. Various evening themed buffet evenings are organised with seasonal live music. Live cooking stations ensure a variety of food is served daily with guest choice of chef’s specialities.
Open Daily: Breakfast 07.30-10.30. Dinner 19.00-22.00
Mamma Mia Italian Restaurant is located in the resort’s Palms Gardens only 150 meters from Salgados Beach. There is an open space perfect for alfresco dining or simply enjoying a few drinks after dark. The restaurant is also open to non-residents, ensuring an authentic atmosphere of local and tourist clientele.
Open: Lunch 12.30-15.00 Dinner 19.00-22.00
Sunset Restaurant & Bar menu has a selection of shellfish and locally caught fish. Portuguese love eating their seafood within the sound of the ocean and with a glass of cold beer.
Open: Lunch 12.30-15.00. Dinner 19.00-22.30
Aji Oriental restaurant is a cool and contemporary in design where true sushi lovers will appreciate a fresh, simple and delicious menu.
Dinner only 19.00-22.30
Bars & Spas
Nespresso Bar has a range of the best coffee beans and herbal tea is served daily from 10.00-20.00hrs. During the summer peak period, it may stay open until later.
Gin Bar has a relaxed and casual ambiance, offers an extensive selection of the best Gin flavours. Open daily 18.00-00.00hrs.
Sunset Snack Bar is adjacent to the swimming pools, this bar serves drinks and snacks during the day. During peak summer period, it may stay open at night with live music.
Tiki Bar (a swim-up bar) offers guests the enjoyment of this popular wet trend. Weather permitting: 12.00 – 18.00. During the summer peak period, it may stay open until later.
Discover the Vidamar Restaurant Dine Around concept featuring open air, sea view and sunset dining options. From romantic dinners to family fun restaurants, Vidamar offers a wide range of dining options. Enjoy exciting theme dinners including Italian, International Buffet, Sea Food, Sushi and more.
The Mar Club, an area for Adults Only (16+ years old), is in the secluded Bali Beds area, is located by the pool, overlooking the ocean and the sand dunes. Along with the 2 outdoor Jacuzzis, guests will now benefit from a higher number of Bali beds and from the new Tikki Bar with terrace, in peaceful surroundings.
Spa Del Mar provides you with treatments and relaxing programs conceived with your well-being in mind.
The Spa features 3 rooms for treatments, indoor pool with water circuit, sauna, steam bath and Jacuzzi. A local daily charge applies for the use of these facilities.