Penha Longa Resort
Situated in the gorgeous Estoril coastal region of Portugal. Penha Longa Resort is a graceful palazzo-style estate set amongst the spectacular rolling hills, lush gardens, and clear lakes of the southern Sintra mountains.
The hotel, which can trace its origins back to the 14th century, and still includes a monastery that was built on its grounds, is the epitome of elegance and offers a luxurious 5-star standard in terms of accommodation and service.
It boasts 8 exceptional dining facilities, two of which hold Coveted Michelin stars, namely restaurant LAB by Sergi Arola and Midori. The Resort holds an 18-hole world-class championship golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr, as well as the 9 hole Monastery course which is full length and has great Views of the Resort and surrounding areas.
As a Ritz Carlton Resort the other pulling power is the state-of-the art 1,500 square metre Penha Longa Spa which offers a wide range of the most sophisticated therapies and treatments.
A highly recommended excursion would be to visit Sintra itself. Sintra is a charming Portuguese town, and is the best day trip from Lisbon. Sintra is situated within the hills of the Serra de Sintra, and found within this region are extravagant palaces, ruinous castles and opulent mansions.
18 hole Championship course on site, 5 restaurants, 9 hole golf course, CD Player and AM/FM Alarm Clock Radio, Childrens play area, Flat screen plasma television, Health & Fitness centre, Horse riding (close by), Indoor pool, Internet access, Jogging trail, Kids club (seasonal), Laundry, Outdoor pool, Spa, Squash court, Tennis courts, Wi-Fi
Air-conditioning, All rooms have balconies, Bathrobes, Direct dial telephone (extra), Each bedroom with en-suite bathroom, Garden, Hairdryer, Heating, Internet access, Marble bathroom, Mini Bar, Nespresso coffee machine, Satellite TV, Tea & coffee facilities, Toiletries