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Algarve in the running for Europe’s Leading Beach Destination

By • Aug 17th, 2015 • Category: Portugal

The Algarve is currently in the running for Europe’s Leading Beach destination in the World Travel Awards as well as having several hotels in various categories such as, Europe’s Best Beach resort: Hotel Quinta do Lago and Vila Vita Parc which has also been nominated in other categories for All Inclusive Resort, Green Hotel, Leading

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Portugal awarded World’s Best Golf Destination 2014

By • Nov 25th, 2014 • Category: Golf

Portugal has been awarded the World’s and Europe’s Best Golf Destination 2014 in a ceremony held on November 15 at the Conrad Algarve in Quinta do Lago. The award was received by the Algarve’s regional tourism chief, Desidério Silva, who said “It is a huge privilege to accept two extremely important golf awards on behalf

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ABTA – Portugal on Best Holiday Destination List 2014

By • Jan 17th, 2014 • Category: Portugal

Portugal was considered by ABTA – British Travel Association, to be one of the best holiday destinations in their 2014 Travel Trends report, which was developed together with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. The report predicts cautious optimism in the holiday market for the year ahead with consumers continuing to holiday and planning to spend

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Algarve wins top golf award

By • Jan 17th, 2014 • Category: Golf

The Algarve region has been honored with Europe’s golf destination of the Year 2014 prestigious award, voted by more than 500 members of the International Association of Golf Tour Operators (IAGTO). The Awards took place on Thursday 14th November 2013 at the Tarragona Placa De Toros (Bull Ring) in Spain at the end of the

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New Laws requiring Property Vendors to obtain Energy Certificates

By • Oct 14th, 2013 • Category: Property News & Info, Quinta Lifestyle

This summer a new law has been passed in Portugal which will affect all Property vendors as well as the real estate agents. The new law states that property vendors must provide the selling agents with an energy certificate and all particulars published by the agent in print or online must feature the energy grade.

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Alison, Kerstin and Lawrence Dallaglio at the Conrad Algarve

By • Jun 19th, 2013 • Category: Quinta Lifestyle

We were delighted to be involved in the recent charity golf event organised by the Dallaglio Foundation, which took place in Quinta do Lago last month. Lawrence Dallaglio OBE, England’s former Rugby Captain and sporting legend, set up the Foundation and over the years has funded many projects and charities, amongst which are Cancer Research UK, Rugby for Change and

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Golden Visas attract interest

By • May 3rd, 2013 • Category: Quinta Lifestyle

Golden visas’ attract interest Portugal has already granted 13 golden visas to foreign citizens, representing a total investment in the country of €10 million, a source from the foreign affairs ministry told Expresso newspaper. With the rules to obtain the Portuguese ‘golden visa’ relaxed (read below), the permits are issued to foreign citizens who invest

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Savills is named top property superbrand

By • Mar 6th, 2013 • Category: Quinta Lifestyle

Savills has topped the UK Business Superbrand charts in the real estate sector for the fifth consecutive year and ranks at 151 in the overall league table of the top 500 Business Superbrands. Savills, established in 1855, has over 500 offices and associates throughout the Americas, Europe, Asia Pacific, Africa and the Middle East. The

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More rounds played in the Algarve last year

By • Feb 16th, 2012 • Category: Golf, Quinta Lifestyle

More than a million rounds of golf were played on Algarve courses in 2011, up 4.9% on the previous year, cementing the region’s reputation as one of the top golfing destinations in Europe.

Quinta Properties’ Annual Party Leaves Guests Shaken and Stirred!

By • Apr 27th, 2011 • Category: People, Quinta Lifestyle

The Algarve 2011 summer season was launched in style last week as well over 300 Quinta do Lago residents and international guests turned out for the annual launch party of Quinta Properties’ Passion for Property Buyers’ Guide.