This hotel combines functional five-star accommodation with sleek and modern design, and is surrounded by unspoilt panoramic views of the Serra de Monchique mountain range.

With a wealth of activities available onsite, including a beauty spa with treatment rooms and gym, this hotel is situated in the sunny Algarve and allows for either an action packed or a relaxed stay. For beach lovers, the free shuttle bus transports you to the beautiful beaches in Alvor – giving you the best of both worlds.

Closed. Re-opens 15 Mar 2018

Room types

Room types include:

  • Panoramic Suites (for singles, friends, couples)
  • Family Suite (if the kids are coming)
MacDonald Monchique Resort & Spa room
Facilities
  • Luxury Spa
  • Tennis facilities
  • Boat excursion
  • Picnic options
  • Art gallery
  • Sculpture garden
  • Hotel boutique
  • Shuttle service
  • Gym
  • Gourmet restaurant
  • Cocktail and tapas bar
  • Bar
  • Outdoor pool x2
  • Indoor pool
MacDonald Monchique Resort & Spa facilities
Food & drink

Mon Chic

Mon Chic is a modern, elegant concept restaurant that combines breath-taking panoramic views over the Monchique mountains and coast, with an unforgettable gastronomic experience. Exquisite creative fresh fish and meat dishes are perfectly accompanied by a carefully chosen selection of Portuguese fine wines. Chef Louis Anjos and his team are inspired by the best local ingredients and recreate the traditional Algarve gastronomy in a seasonally changing menu of a true culinary trip of flavours.

Mercado Culinário

Open for breakfast and dinner, O Mercado Culinário offers a wide variety of national and international dishes, with something to suit every taste. Enjoy themed lunches and dinners featuring fresh local and international specialities, as well as innovative ‘show cooking’ from our talented kitchen team.

Cascata Pool Bar

Serving a range of drinks, snacks and light lunches, this laid-back bar is situated next to the resort’s main pool, making it the perfect destination for casual poolside eating and drinking. The bar also serves bottled Monchique thermal water, which is said to have healing properties.

Veranda

Overlooking the pool and undulating mountains, Veranda is the place to be if you're looking for a meal with a view. Specialising in local, seasonal produce, Veranda serves a tempting range of hot and cold dishes that are made for sharing. Together with an extensive selection of Portuguese wines and beers, you’ll find a mix of modern and traditional dishes, all made using regional ingredients, to be enjoyed as a snack or as part of a full meal.

Pizzaria da Serra

Enjoy an authentic taste of Italy with a regional twist from the spacious outdoor terrace at Pizzaria da Serra, which serves delicious specialities in a casual environment. Dishes range from pizza to pasta and include some of the famed ingredients such as salami, sheep’s cheese and olive oil, all washed down with fine Italian wines.

Mezzanine Bar

This stylish cocktail bar is the ideal place to relax after a day spent sampling the many delights of this beautiful region. Live music and sophisticated entertainment against a stunning mountain backdrop create the perfect environment for enjoying a pre- or post-dinner aperitif.

Childcare

Let your kids run free in the kid’s club that offers activities including arts and crafts, walking tour and sports activities. Ages catered for between 4 and 12 years old. A professional babysitting service upon request.

Transfers

50 minutes from Faro International Airport by private luxury transfer.

Dress code

Portuguese chic or comfortable linens by day, or riding gear if you’re off out on your bike. Casual swimwear for those staying in the hotel.

MacDonald Monchique Resort & Spa location map
Location
Lugar do Montinho
8550-232 Monchique
Algarve
Portugal

Those in the know stay because...

Modern functional luxury, spa treatments, mountain vista views, shuttle to beach, great service, great food and a kids club to cap it off!

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