Quinta do Lago is without a doubt one of the most exciting and exclusive resorts in Europe and understandably boasts some of the most spectacular and beautiful villas in the Algarve. Founded in 1972, this 800 acre residential estate borders miles of unspoilt golden beaches and the pristine Atlantic Ocean, undulating pine forests and some of the best golf courses in the world, as part of the UNESCO Ria Formosa bird sanctuary, there is a strict 8% building restriction. This, combined with excellent facilities for the entire family, will help to ensure that the area will continue to be a unique destination and your investments prosper.
The different residential sectors, whether individual villas with large private gardens or low level apartment complexes, are always constructed using one of the special features of the estate, such as golf courses, woodland or lakes as a focal point. Quinta do Lago is a symbol of quality and one of the few places in the world where you can purchase a luxury villa, an apartment or a townhouse and enjoy a sophisticated lifestyle in the tranquil surrounding areas of a nature reserve with the best golf the Algarve has to offer.
The development of the Quinta do Lago estate is regulated by the General Plan of Urbanization, which has been officially approved. This controls the distribution of individual villa plots, commercial and mixed development within the larger plots allocated for tourist 'villages'.
It is not surprising that world renowned companies have invested in Quinta do Lago with developments such as, Four Seasons Country Club and Four Seasons Fairways - McInerney Portugal; Lakeside Village and Sao Lourenco Apartments - Bovis Abroad Ltd.; The San Lorenzo Golf Course - Le Meridian Dona Filipa Group; Pinheiros Altos - JJW Hotels & Resorts; and the five-star Hotel Quinta do Lago - originally owned by The Orient Express Hotels group.