Enjoy true five-star luxury that doesn’t compromise on style while still providing many family-centered amenities and activities. The resort features designer houses that provide privacy and space for the entire family to relax. Choose from numerous outdoor activities and family-friendly entertainment or take advantage of the baby concierge to make traveling even easier.
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Martinhal Sagres Beach Family Resort Hotel, Algarve, Portugal
Address: Urbanização Quinta Do Martinhal, 8650-908 Sagres, Portugal
Phone: +351 282 240 200
Fax: +351 282 240 260
Located in the South of Portugal with views of Martinhal Beach and surrounded by nature and pristine water. The coast features a sandy beach, an abundance of plant and animal life, and breathtaking cliffs in the distance.
The resort is family-friendly and ideal for babies and children of all ages. There are many amenities specifically for children, including kids’ menus in restaurants, pools, and cribs available.
Pets are not allowed.
The resort overlooks Martinhal Beach, and Bay just steps from the ocean. Many of the lodging options have a beach view or terrace that looks out onto the water.
Free high-speed Internet is provided in all areas.
Free uncovered self-parking and wheelchair accessible parking.
Kids stay free with parents, the multilingual staff speaks four languages, airport shuttle service is available for an additional charge, laundry facilities are on-site, rooms are soundproof.
When to Book
Two months in advance for the winter holiday season and three months in advance for the summer from May to August. Get our best rates now.
Choose from five pools located throughout the resort. The Pool Hangout is near the beach on a wooden terrace and has a bar. The Village Pool has two pools, including a small one just for toddlers, and features a juice and snack bar poolside. Club 98 pool near the tennis and sports center is popular with teenagers but also has a small pool for kids. The pool at Vilas Mimosa has a standard pool, and baby pool nearby open during the summer for guests staying nearby.
Relax at the Finisterra Spa, where treatments are available for guests of all ages, including massages for babies and manicures for children. Couples massage and family treatments are also offered. A sauna is also available in the spa.
A 24-hour gym is located above Village Square with cardio and other fitness equipment. Group classes include pilates, yoga, power fit, HIIT, aqua bike, and more. Personal training services are also available.
Water Sports Centre
Located on the beach, guests can hire a variety of equipment, including windsurfing, stand up paddleboards, kayaks, and paddleboats. Courses and private lessons are also available.
There are five different clubs based on age and can accommodate kids from 6 months to 17 years. The creche is an area for infants, while older children will enjoy supervised activities, games, and puzzles. Teens and tweens can try outdoor activities and learn to surf, go diving, biking, or windsurfing, or engage in fun contests.
To make traveling with children easier, pre-book complimentary items for babies such as door protectors, thermometers, potties, bottle sterilizers and warmers, safety gates, baby baths, and cots.
Children can have fun while learning new skills by joining the football or tennis academy for kids ages 4 to 16. Private swimming lessons are also available, and there is a surfing academy for those ages 6 to 10.
This futuristic-looking room is the ideal place for children 8 and older to spend time playing video, board, or table games.
Rent bikes and ride around the track or take a class and learn how to mountain bike.
The bike station has a variety of bikes available for rent, including mountain bikes, aluminum and carbon race bikes, trekking bikes, and E-bikes. Children’s bikes, seats, and bicycle trailers are also available along with GPS for a self-guided tour.
Electric Car Charging
Those with an electric car or a Tesla can take advantage of the charging stations available at the resort. Charge for the car for free in under an hour.
Tours and Activities
Choose from a variety of outdoor and water activities including hiking, stand up paddleboarding, diving, kayaking, horse riding, cave tours, Jeep safari, wildlife tour, quad bike tours, wine tasting and cellar tour, hot air balloon, tandem skydiving, and karting. Play golf, laser tag, or go-karting. Book a cruise or go dolphin watching with marine biologists.
Food and Drink
The resort currently has four restaurants on-site, serving Portuguese and Italian cuisine. All the restaurants are family-friendly and offer children’s menus, purees for babies, and designated play areas for kids.
Os Gambozinos is an Italian restaurant that opens for dinner seasonally from April to October. There is a large variety of specials which are made in an open kitchen. Some popular selections include handmade pizza, risotto, and pasta or soup.
Children can enjoy the buffet or select options from the kid’s menu. Hot dishes are available to take home to be enjoyed from the comfort of your room. The atmosphere is relaxed, informal, and ideal for families to share a meal together.
Enjoy breakfast at O Terraco, which is located outside on the terrace with breathtaking views of Martinhal Bay. Here you can find the breakfast buffet every morning along with a children’s corner to provide entertainment for young ones after they finish their meal.
At the As Dunas restaurant, you will find lunch and dinner options along with snacks offered in the afternoon. This restaurant is known for fresh fish and seafood and often features “catch of the day” specials. Families will enjoy dining al fresco on the shaded terrace with the sound of the sea in the background.
Children can play in the sandy play area that is fenced-in for privacy and peace of mind or bounce on the trampoline. The children’s menu offers kid-friendly favorites so the whole family can find something to enjoy.
The Wolf pop-up grill is open during the high season and offers a tempting menu of different dishes to take away. Another self-catering option is the Mercado Deli that offers breakfast foods from pastries and bread to coffee and juices. You can also purchase fresh fruits and vegetables, deli ingredients, and beverages. Prepared cold dishes can also be purchased to take with you during the day.
Room service is available for dining in the comfort of your home. There are many take-away options available from the restaurants and markets. Grocery delivery can be arranged at an additional charge for those who want to cook.
A full breakfast buffet is available daily for an additional fee.
The M Bar is both a coffee shop and a surf bar that is a cozy place to spend the day. Curl up on a sofa or climb inside the retro VW camper van booth and enjoy live entertainment. Children will love the kids’ bar that features iPads and is close to the game area.
Guests can choose between a hotel room in the main building or a private villa with apartment-style living. Villas include a kitchen, private balconies, and terraces, living, and dining areas.
2 or 3 bedroom Vilas Mimosa townhouses with a private garden; luxury villas; 2 or 3 bedroom ocean houses with partial or full sea view; 2 or 3 bedroom garden houses; 1 bedroom apartments; 2 or 3 bedroom bay houses; 2 or 3 bedroom pinewood house; terrace hotel rooms located in the main building, beach rooms clustered close to the beach, and beach suite
Many villas have private gardens and pools, fully-equipped kitchens, and sea views. Linen and towels are included. Outside furniture is provided on balconies and terraces.
Non-smoking throughout the entire property and all guest rooms.
The Vilas Mimosa townhouses have a family-friendly layout with the bedrooms and bathrooms on the ground floor. A state-of-the-art kitchen and open lounge are located on the second floor to take advantage of the view. Guests have full use of the clubhouse, nearby heated swimming pool, baby pool, and private garden.
Nearby Popular Areas
A sandy beach with golden sand that is the most popular during the warmer months.
Located near the fishing harbor with fewer waves and has a pebbled beach.
Perfect for surfing and facing south so not exposed to weather extremes.
This beach has big waves and strong winds and water currents.
This historic fort from the 15th century also includes a lighthouse, large compass, and clifftop path.
Church of Lady of our Grace
Inside the Sagres Fortress is this beautiful, whitewashed church built in the 1570s.
Cabo de Sao Vicente
Visit the westernmost point in mainland Europe that features 250-foot tall cliffs and a lighthouse.
Visit this small town that is just 2 miles from the resort to see the fisherman working at the harbor or try some of the local restaurants.