Everything about Martinhal Sagres is designed with families in mind. Stylish and design-orientated, Martinhal Sagres offers families a luxury beach holiday experience with high-class family-friendly accommodation, restaurants, bars, kids and leisure services that put families first.
Our family friendly resort overlooks Martinhal Beach and is set within a protected natural park, featuring a five star hotel and a selection of luxury family villas
Carefully positioned at the beach within the grounds of Martinhal Sagres Family Resort, the 37 rooms, including two duplex Beach Suites, all have private balconies or terraces that afford impressive ocean views.
The architecture combines a natural simplicity with contemporary style to create a building that appears organic, as if born to Nature. Children and babies are completely welcome at Hotel Martinhal and Hotel guests have full access to all the other resort facilities.
There are 9 Terrace Rooms in the main hotel building, 26 Beach Rooms in the cuboid clusters right next to the main hotel building, 2 duplex Beach Suites and interconnected rooms for larger families, all of which enjoy spectacular sea view.
Clad in natural timber and positioned overlooking the ocean, the Suites incorporate loft-style double height living spaces, with the open-plan bedroom situated on the mezzanine level. Outside, a private veranda has been carefully orientated to take advantage of the setting sun.
Floor space is deceptively generous, and the enormous floor-to-ceiling bay windows greatly enhance the sense of proportion. A private ground floor terrace extends on to a modest lawn.
Arranged in clusters of four close to the beach, the Beach Rooms are just a short walk from the main building. Positioned to take full advantage of an outstanding coastal panorama, these rooms are flat roofed and wrapped entirely in natural timber to blend effortlessly into the landscape.
Situated within the main building and surrounded by private gardens. The architecture draws on the austere beauty of the unspoiled western Algarve, a design signature that’s effortlessly carried through to the living spaces.
Based on a philosophy of using authentic Portuguese produce of the highest quality and following time-honoured methods of preparation, the resort is one of the best places in the Algarve to appreciate delicious national cuisine.
All restaurants are family friendly, featuring a dedicated children’s play area and a special children’s menu that includes a variety of fresh purees for babies.
Mercado Deli & Bake
For those looking to self-cater, Mercado offers a wide variety of take-away breakfast options with freshly baked bread, croissants and pastries, coffees, teas and natural orange juice.
Here you will also find fresh fruit and vegetables, high quality deli items and a wide range of drinks. A full range of cold take-away dishes are also available through the day.
Located in the heart of the Resort, Os Gambozinos, is the perfect venue for the whole family. This Italian restaurant, opens for dinner from April to October, features a large selection of family daily specials to share, made with love.
The chefs prepare from the open kitchen a selection that includes handmade pizza, luxurious risottos, delicious carvery, homemade soups and pastas. For younger guests, a special children’s buffet and menu with all-time favorites.
Service and atmosphere are informal and friendly Parents can relax and enjoy their meal, while children entertain themselves at the play area in the Village Square. Os Gambozinos also offers an extensive range of hot take-away dishes for dining in the sophisticated surroundings of your own house.
The atmosphere here is informal, light-hearted and family friendly. Parents can relax and enjoy their meal, while children entertain themselves at the play area in the Village Square.Os Gambozinos also offers an extensive range of hot take-away dishes for dining in the sophisticated surroundings of your own house.”
With stunning views over the ocean and Martinhal beach, the restaurant is the perfect place to start your day. A full buffet breakfast is prepared every day to cater for all tastes with a kids’ corner to keep little ones entertained while parents can finish their cappuccinos in peace!
To dine at O Terraço is to experience a culinary journey through Portuguese gastronomy presented with a modern twist. Outside, a generous wooden deck terrace spills out to embrace the spectacular view – the picturesque Martinhal Bay. The perfect place to sip a glass of port overlooking the sea.
Stunning views over the ocean and beach
The As Dunas restaurant commands an enviable location overlooking the beach at Martinhal Beach Resort & Hotel and offers a tempting lunchtime menu, serves snacks during the afternoon and dinner in the evening.
The restaurant is renowned for its wide selection of fresh fish and seafood, cooked and presented in a typical Algarve fashion. Special ‘catch-of-the-day’ options are particularly popular.
A shaded outdoor terrace allows for meals al fresco – candlelight dining at its finest with the sound of the sea lapping at the shores. As Dunas is the ideal place for families with an extensive children’s menu, fenced-in sandy play area and trampoline for little ones.
M Bar is our family Coffee Shop and Surf Bar. Featuring a stage for live entertainment, cosy sofas, an incredible 1970´s VW camper van booth and a dedicated kids bar with ipads and games area adjacent, there’s something for the whole family to enjoy.
Start the day with a creamy cappuccino, grab a light lunch, or try a delicious ice cream from our gelateria. After a day on the beach, head to M Bar for an amazing cocktail or mocktail freshly made with a various selection of fresh fruits.
M Bar offers a selection of Portuguese tap beers and cider, Portuguese wine and sparkling wine, and the widest range of spirits offered in the region.
A thirst-quenching selection of drinks, fresh fruit juices, and ice creams can be ordered at the bar. The Pool Hangout is a pool bar located a stone’s throw away from Martinhal Beach and is adjacent to As Dunas.
A thirst-quenching selection of drinks, fresh fruit juices, and ice creams can be ordered at the bar. A selected menu of delicious hot and cold snacks is available. Here, hotel and resort guests are encouraged to be lazy as orders can be taken poolside by prompt and attentive staff.
There’s no need to interrupt the sunbathing. It’s all about relaxation. This facility only caters for guests of Martinhal Sagres Beach Family Resort
The Wolf Pop-Up-Grill
Pop-up Grill “The Wolf @ Martinhal” located at Village Square. Delicious Take-away menu for the whole family. Only open during the high-season.
The food options in Martinhal are flexible and guest have the freedom to eat every day in a different restaurant or make use of our pop up options or use the restaurant take to spend a cosy evening on the terrace of your villa.
Our Luxury Family Resort is the ideal setting for your children birthday party. Looking after families and children is our speciality! With high class facilities and activities for all ages our offer includes a variety of indoor and outdoor options in the stunning beach front setting of Martinhal Sagres.
Kids Playgrounds, indoor and outdoor pools, tennis, padel tennis and play/game rooms are some of the perfect facilities available for celebration of your dreams.
An experienced and dedicated team will help you planning all details and can include catering with a range of child-friendly menus prepared by our Chef! Our Kids Club team will also be delighted to organise activities ensuring safety and fun!
There are five swimming pools set around the grounds of Martinhal Sagres Beach Family Resort
The Pool Hangout is located just above the beach and is sunk into a stylish wooden terrace. It overlooks the Beach Club Garden and is served by its own bar.
Village Pool – Ideal for Families
Two swimming pools grace the Village Square and are ideal for families. One generously sized pool spans indoors and outdoors. Adjacent is another smaller pool designed for toddlers. A juice and snack bar offers poolside service
Youngsters in particular are drawn to the Oasis Pool, an imaginatively designed beach entry free-form swimming pool that forms the centrepiece of the Garden Houses area
Another generously sized pool forms part of Club 98, Martinhal’s tennis and sports centre, and is popular with teenaged guests. Also at Club 98 you will find a smaller sized pool ideal for toddlers
Martinhal’s fifth pool area is located at the entrance of the Resort. The 18m pool and adjacent baby pool are open during the summer months for the exclusive use of the Vilas Mimosa guests.
Tennis & Padel Tennis
Our leisure team will be happy to play with you or find you a tennis partner! Two tournament standard tennis courts and two glass-sided Padel tennis courts are located in Club 98.
Finisterra means “end of the earth”, reflecting Martinhal’s location at the south-westernmost tip of Europe. Positioned in its own secluded grounds at the centre of the resort, this oasis of calm with only 6 treatment rooms is a place where the art of relaxation is taken seriously.
Treatments for everyone
We offer a wide range of treatments for all ages – from babies up to grandparents – just ask for a list of treatments and choose one specially suited to you! Baby massages, children’s manicures, teenage facials, mummy body wraps and daddy massages, grandparent relaxing foot massages – we offer it all!
Ayurveda by Finisterra Spa
Ayurveda, a time honoured system of health that promotes a 5000 year old practice of wellness focussing on maintaining a holistic, overall balance between body, mind and spirit is now brought to Martinhal Resorts at our Finisterra Spa.
Indulge in this premium luxury spa experience which is not only invigorating but also brings you to a state of vibrant health.
Water Sports Centre
The Water Sports Centre is located on Martinhal Beach. Guests can hire equiptment for windsurfing and other fun water-based sports.
Martinhal has all the elements for a great biking holiday. There are lots of areas in the surrounding Natural Park for mountain biking, trekking and road biking and provides a high level of safety measures.
Martinhal Bike Station, powered by Algarve-Cycling-Holidays, offers high quality bikes – to discover the stunning Martinhal surroundings at one’s own pace.
Not only is the pump track a great place to enjoy with the family! It makes riding easy and accessible, so you can have fun while improving your riding skills. Rent your bikes at the bike station or join one of our classes! And who knows, you might even make some new friends!
Our swimming lessons have a duration of 30 min and are always held privately. This way, the instructor can focus fully on the strength and weaknesses of each child and manages to achieve a noteworthy success in a short period of time.
Teaching Breaststroke safe and fearless with the method of Freds Swim Academy. Swimming practice promotes benefits in any age group and is particularly recommended for children. The lessons allows children to acquire motor skills to be safe.
All activities depend on weather conditions.
Stand up Paddle Board
Explore the secret, untouched side of the Algarve coast from a unique perspective on our Stand Up Paddle Tour. With our experienced guides all you have to do is enjoy 3 hours of absolute pleasure. Each tour is limited to 8 persons.
Marine biologists will accompany you on this stunning trip to discover the amazing life of these marine mammals and their natural habitat. But dolphins are just a part of this adventure: depending on the season, we might find the Blue shark, Hammerhead-Shark, Sun-fish or even Sea-turtles.
Martinhal Beach Resort & Hotel offer a variety of daily cruise programmes to make your holiday truly unforgettable. Sail with us along the coast of Sagres and discover nature at its very best.
Discover the beautiful sealife of Sagres, the submarine caves, mysterious sunken shipwrecks and a variety of flora and fauna that make Sagres one of the most beautiful and exciting locations for diving in Europe.
In these waters you can find Morays eels, octopuses, crabs and dolphins. Try diving for the first time with one of our PADI courses or allow our partner dive masters to guide you to the very best sites in groups or private dives.
It is a relaxed group class, where the static bike is in the water and takes advantage of the resistance of the bike to work muscles of the legs, arms and trunk.
With low impact at the level of the joints, it provides a great variability of stimulus, movements and positions highly motivating for the practice of physical activity, besides the great caloric expenditure, combines cardiovascular and strength work.
Two tournament standard tennis courts and two glass-sided Padel tennis courts are located in Club 98. Don’t let the lack of a partner put you off from, our leisure team will be happy to play with you or find you a tennis partner!
Guided Bike Tours
Our cycling guides are always ready to show you the beautiful natural region of the Southwestern Algarve. We have three scheduled weekly tours: a family tour, mountain bike ride and a roadbike tour. Also full day tours and private tours are available on request. Don’t hesitate to pass by the bike station.
A personal trainer is a great alternative for those who want to improve their physical condition, meet your specific needs or seeking to obtain the maximum yield of their potential.
The main benefit you get from a PT, is that the training adapts to the customer. More motivation, more commitment, flexibility of schedule, better results. All activities depend on weather conditions.
How about a day’s hiking to awaken your senses? Discover an unexplored wilderness of breathtaking beauty, a wide range of fauna and flora and historical landmarks just a stone’s throw from Martinhal Sagres.
Is a training methodology that is based on varied functional movements of high intensity. It is a set of movements that we practice every day, like running, sitting or picking up objects.
These movements are trained in sequence, exposing the athlete constantly to different types of training. “You start to train when you feel like stopping”
H.I.I.T. (High-intensity interval training)
This innovative form of aerobic exercise interweaves high-intensity exercises (such as sprint) with low intensity exercises (such as walking at a slow pace) or absolute rest. This style is derived from steady-rate (slow and steady) aerobic exercises that most people perform at a moderate intensity for 30 to 45 minutes.
This type of workout is ideal for those who want to burn fat. With circuit training you’ll be doing normal fitness workout but with no rest. Power fit training allows you to make a series of additional exercises while maintaining high heart rate and improving body coordination ability.
Body fit refers to the buttocks, abs and legs and aims at exercises to strengthen the muscles of these 3 regions of the body. The Body fit class is lively and motivating.
Hot Air Balloon
Let the friendly and professional pilot take you on a truly memorable trip over the rolling hills and sweeping valleys for a unique birds-eye view of Algarve.
Body & Mind Flow
Yoga is the oldest spiritual tradition in the world, dates around 5.000 years ago in India and works the entire being – body, mind and spirit – as no other system.
The word “Yoga” means to join, to unit, and it’s through a structured method integrating asanas, breathing, relaxation, concentration and meditation that Yoga contributes for body and mind to function as one Unit and to realize the inner nature.
This is your chance. Pilates is based on the usage of some essential principles like control, concentration, stability, respiration, precision, fluidity, and consistency for each movement you make.
Low Pressure Fitness
Arises from the influence of several areas, such as Yoga, postural reeducation, neurodynamics, myofascial release, respiratory techniques and hypopressive technique.
Suitable for injury prevention, optimization of physical performance, postpartum rehabilitation, improvement of Sexual function, increased sense of well-being and reduce waist circumference.
This training system presents itself as an advantage for all who practice it, from sedentary individuals to elite athletes, men and women!
Wheels 4 fun
Playful, comfortable, safe and accessible to all, these four-wheeled all-terrain bikes, unique in the world, make it an activity on its own right. Quadbike tours allow you to enjoy the nature, meet local spots and view the beautiful landscape in a calm and quiet way while doing physical activity.
The bikes have electric support that facilitates mobility and allows to travel longer distances. Quadbikes will allow you to share strong moments and sensations with family or friends.
We invite you for a 4-hour private tour aimed at exploring the local wildlife, and feeling part of the natural world around you.
Every trip is adapted to the season and your main interests, in order to take the most out of the unique habitats of SW Portugal. Guided by a local expert, be ready to learn more and be fascinated by breeding, wintering or migrating birds, or the spectacular diversity of the local flora.
Horse riding in the Natural Park of the South West Alentejano and the Vicentina Coast in total harmony with the surroudings nature and local cultural life. Horse riding in the Natural Park of the South West Alentejano and the Vicentina Coast in total harmony with the surroudings nature and local cultural life.
Enjoy the breath-taking views of the Algarve from 14,000ft and then leap out of the aircraft for a 55 second free fall before the instructor opens the parachute and you gently return to the ground and capture the entire experience with a vídeo (optional at an extra cost).
Jeep safaris are the best way to get to grips with the wild expanses of the Costa Vicentina National Park that lie literally on the resort’s doorstep. There are different programmes available that can be combined with extra activities such as surf and horse riding.
Golf is also an option with more than 30 golf courses located in the Algarve, four of which are within 20-40 minutes of Martinhal. Private lessons are available on request. Don´t miss the opportunity of experiencing some of the best courses in Portugal.
Espiche – A gently undulating 18 hole par 72 course blends into the Algarve landscape. 25 minutes from Martinhal.
Amendoeiras – Two stunning championship golf courses, both designed by legendary names in golf – Sir Nick Faldo and Christy O’Connor Jnr. , Both PAR 72 – 18 holes. One hour from Martinhal.
Palmares – Enjoys a beautiful location, commanding magnificent views of the bay of Lagos and the distant Monchique hills. Par: 72 – 18 holes. 30 minutes from Martinhal.
Boavista – Just 20 minutes from Martinhal. This impressive 18 hole par 71 Championship golf course has been designed by Howard Swan.
Penina – Penina has three golf courses: The Sir Henry Cotton Championship 18 hole course, and two 9 hole courses – The Academy Course and the Resort Course.
Morgado – Laid out in a large 980 hectare estate through undulating small valleys. The main characteristic its large greens which place demand on good putting skills. Par: 73 – 18 holes. 45 minutes from Martinhal.
Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve offers a series of programmes aimed at different audiences, including adults, children, amateurs or professionals, who come to the track for fun, for team building sessions, or to prepare for official competitions.
Autódromo Internacional do Algarve offers as well a wide selection of other activities and experiences, through the Racing School in cars like the Audi TTS S-Tronic, Honda Civic Type R or Porsche Cayman S, such as: Driving Experiences
Daily football sessions with our qualified and experienced coaches are available for children from 4 to 12 years old. A tournament is also organised every friday. Let your kids show off their potential in a fun, relaxed and safe environment!
Dramatic scenery, towering cliffs and golden beaches just waiting to be discovered on your family holiday
Martinhal Sagres is surrounded by one of the most picturesque natural parks in Portugal – Parque Natural do Sudoeste Alentejano e Costa Vicentina.
It is the finest preserved stretch of European coastline, covering over 100 km, from Porto Covo in the Alentejo, to Burgau in the Algarve. The Park includes various unique species of animal and plant life, and is visited by many zoologists and botanists.
Praia da Cordoama
This is a very sandy beach, disappearing from sight both to the north and south. The highly shaped and progressively more hazy-looking cliffs provide a breathtaking view.
Praia da Ingrina
This is a lovely beach – it’s not very big but is a sheltered, sandy bay with rocks at either side and has a popular cafe – restaurant at one side looking right over the beach. It really is an idyllic spot and well worth visiting.
Praia do Beliche
This beach is sheltered from the northerly and westerly winds, nestling in the wide cove formed by the headlands of Ponta de Sagres and Cabo São Vicente.
Praia do Zavial
Praia do Zavial is the next bay along from Praia da Ingrina – just follow the road past Ingrina. It is another sheltered, sandy cove in between the cliffs and is very popular with surfers.
Lagos is a municipality at the mouth of Bensafrim River and surround by a beautiful coastline. Melding a lively character with a cherished seafaring tradition, Lagos basks in its reputation as one of southern Portugal’s favorite holiday destinations.
The town has a young, cheerful vibe and a wealth of historic attractions and leisure amenities – facilities that include a modern marina, nearby zoo, and even a science center for kids.
By navigating Lagos’ old town visitors can also savor the hospitality of some excellent cafés and restaurants. Alternatively, amble the waterfront promenade or indulge in a sightseeing cruise and explore the fantastic sea caves and grottoes that have placed Lagos well and truly on the Algarve tourism map.