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2016 record year for the Algarve

By • Dec 30th, 2016 • Category: Quinta News

In the Algarve Hotels and golf companies, registered increased bookings every month this year compared to last year. Hotels recorded over 17 million bookings by the end of October while 2015 did not exceed 16.6 million for the whole year. With this, the Algarve continues to get awards such as Conrad Algarve in Quinta do Lago

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Is Your Real Estate Agent Licensed?

By • Apr 5th, 2011 • Category: Quinta News

Selling or buying a home is an important and significant transaction. It is therefore important to entrust this process to a qualified real estate agent to ensure high standards of service and integrity.

The Ria Formosa named one of the 7 Natural Wonders of Portugal

By • Jan 5th, 2011 • Category: Quinta News

The Algarve’s Ria Formosa Estuary and Natural Park was recently elected one of the 7 Natural Wonders of Portugal, after beating out 323 other locations across Portugal for the prestigious honour.   Here at Quinta Properties, we always knew that the Algarve and Quinta do Lago was a special place and this accolade confirms our views. We

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ACCA Charity Bike Ride – New departure time!

By • Feb 23rd, 2010 • Category: Quinta News

The new starting time for this event is now 10.00 am from Quinta Shopping Acca will be holding its first ever Charity Bike Ride to help children in need in the Algarve.  It is open to everyone over the age of 16, all you need is a bike, a helmet (although both can be hired

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Faro International Airport

By • Nov 27th, 2009 • Category: Quinta News

Faro airport is to receive six million euros from the European Commission for the first phase of its redevelopment plan. The award is one of 12 various infrastructure projects in Europe to benefit from part of a total investment of 500 million euros.

New Private Hospital in Faro

By • Nov 23rd, 2009 • Category: Medical Services, Quinta News

Source: AFPOP

The Hospital Particular do Algarve in Alvor has completed the construction of their second facility in Faro and would like to invite all afpop members to visit the NEW hospital in Faro, which is being inaugurated on the 27 November 2009.

The Hospital is holding an “Open Day” event, where between 9am and 12am there will be hourly guided visits of all the installations, including the Operating Theatres. A welcome drink will be available.

So if you would like to take the opportunity to see the new private hospital and the facilities there simply take the road to the airport, follow the directions to the University of Faro and Gambelas and the hospital is situated one block before the University. There will be signs along the road to direct you. (For those with GPS the co-ordinates are: 37º 02’.43”N – 7º 58’.08”W)

24 Hour Emergency Number: 707 28 28 28

Link to the Hospital Particular do Algarve Website

New Road from Almancil to Quinta do Lago

By • Nov 12th, 2009 • Category: Quinta News

According to the Quinta do Lago owners association “Aproquila” (www.aproquila.com) the road from Almancil to the Q roundabout is due to receive a major facelift. They had expected this work to have started in April this year but it seems to have been delayed again. The work will include removing the rather dangerous curve in

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John Dwyer, Quinta do Lago’s newly-appointed Chief Executive Officer

By • Sep 29th, 2009 • Category: Quinta News

A multi-million euro investment and revitalisation plan over the next five years is set to launch Quinta do Lago into a bright new era and place it firmly ahead in the international golf and leisure industry, claims John Dwyer, the resort’s newly appointed Chief Executive Officer.

1000Km do Algarve – Le Mans Series, Portimão (Night Race)

By • Jun 4th, 2009 • Category: Quinta News

This European series is based on the world famous Le Mans 24hr race held annually in France. It is a glamorous race of speed and endurance covering 1000km and, for the first time here in the Algarve, it is held at night!

Works on the Almancil EN125 are in motion

By • May 19th, 2009 • Category: Quinta News

The consignment of upgrading works on the old section of EN125 in Almancil was signed on Friday, 8th May 2009, in the Garden of the Communities, Almancil.