Artur Watersports Academy is a fantastic water sports centre located at calm salt water lake Quinta do Lago, part of the nature Park Ria Formosa and the nearby Quinta do Lago beach. Both venues offer a great atmosphere for families with seasonal programmes for kids.

At the Quinta do Lago lake, Artur Watersports Academy manages a non-motorized water sports centre featuring sailing, windsurfing, kayaking, pedalos, stand up paddling, electric boats and sailing classes and courses. Suitable for all the family the inflatable obstacle course is especially good for kids. Visitors often benefit from the proximity of the Ria Formosa Natural Reserve enjoying the natural beauty and learning about the local fauna, flora and its ecologic importance.

At Quinta do Lago beach just one kilometre away, Artur Watersports Academy owns a 1500 square metre area intended for motor sports including water skiing, parasailing, banana and ringo rides, wake boarding, a shade area, sun loungers and a lifeguard post. Again your activities can be catered according to the age range.

At both sites Artur Watersports Academy helpful, well trained staff are on hand to assist in any way. They also take their corporate responsibility seriously taking on board the neatness, vigilance and management of all their authorized areas and nearby spaces.


Artur Watersports
Centro Desportos Naúticos Lago,
Quinta do Lago,
8135-024 Almancil,
Algarve, Portugal


GPS: 37º 0’35097’’N . -8º 0’25538,21’’W

2XPF+3P Q.ta do Lago, Faro, Portugal

Opening Times

Mon – Sun:  9am – 7pm