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Monte Rei Golf And Country Club

Holiday Villas in Monte Rei Golf & Country Club

 Set in 1,000 acres of stunning Eastern Algarve countryside, the Monte Rei Golf & Country Club is the ultimate five star retreat. The resort is home to the award winning championship Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course and an array of luxury amenities. Dine at one of the opulent restaurants or simply unwind in your villa with room service and if that’s not enough there is a spa offering treatments, yoga classes, heated pool and a personal trainer on site.

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The small town of Vila Nova de Cacela is just a 10 minute drive away where you'll find a mini market and a small supermarket where you can stock up on your essentials. For a greater choice, head to Tavira - 20 minutes away by car - where you you'll be charmed by it's winding cobbled streets as well as a great choice of boutique shops, markets and a shopping mall.

For any Golf enthusiasts, you'll also find Pro Shop located in the Clubhouse, where you can pick up a ranging of golfing equipment and apparel.

A variety of dining experiences can be enjoyed during your stay at Monte Rei. Executive Chef Rui Silvestre has overseen each of the restaurant's menus to ensure mouth-watering cuisine that uses fresh ingredients, coupled with exceptional wine and a unique dining experience.

Vistas Restaurant

The Michelin-starred Chef Rui Silvestre brings his inspiring culinary talents to the resort's signature restaurant. The menu celebrates the freshest local ingredients to create delicious Mediterranean cuisine. Vistas' impressive wine cellar will take you on a tour of Portugal's rich and varied wine regions. Dine in the opulent showpiece restaurant with stunning views out to the picturesque golf course.

Dress code: Formal

Opening times: Tuesday to Saturday. From 19.30 to 22.30

Children over the age of 8 welcome however no separate menu

Charges apply - bookable and payable locally in resort

The Grill

With an extensive menu on offer throughout the day, The Grill is the social hub of Monte Rei as part of The Clubhouse where you can enjoy a relaxed lunch, afternoon tea or casual evening meal, inside the restaurant or on the terrace overlooking the North Course. Taking high-quality ingredients, the kitchen turns them into appetising dishes – every mouthful designed to inspire and savour.                                         

Dress code: smart/casual  

Opening times: Monday to Sunday. From 7.30am to 10.00pm

Lunch, afternoon tea & dinner 


For dining in the sunshine, head over to Veranda, the poolside restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. It's the perfect place to enjoy a relaxed meal or evening cocktail with family and friends serving a mix of Mediterranean and international cuisine. Veranda also hosts a variety of popular seasonal events including barbeques and themed cuisine evenings.

Dress code: relaxed/causal 

Opening times: Monday to Sunday. From 7.00am to 10.00pm

Breakfast, lunch & dinner 

Charges apply

In Villa Dining

For the ultimate luxury, why not have a chef come to your villa and introduce you to some excellent Portuguese cuisine? Ideal for a romantic or special occasion.

Charges apply - pre-bookable and payable locally in resort

Praia da Manta Rota Beach is a 15 minute drive from the resort with a long stretch of soft sand, surrounded by pine trees and crystal clear waters. There is a great choice of other sandy beaches within a short drive too, including Praia de Cacela Velha and Praia da Alagoa.

Monte Rei offers a free shuttle bus service to Praia da Manta Rota Beach during the summer season.

The Monte Rei Kids' Villa is a great place for you to enjoy some quality time with your children away from the sun. Conveniently located next to the heated communal swimming pool and Veranda restaurant, this unsupervised playroom is equipped with a range of indoor and outdoor games as well as a Playstation and WiFi.

Unsupervised playroom

WiFi available free of charge

Open daily from 9.00am to 7.00pm

Swimming Pool

There is a large communal heated pool for guests to enjoy a refreshing dip in the morning or an afternoon swim to cool off from the Portuguese sun. The heated children’s pool is great for the kids to have a splash in.

Pools open year round

Pool towels provided free of charge Veranda Pool – Open from 7.30am to 10.00pm Pool size 66ft x 30ft. Pool depth min 4ft, max 5ft

Children’s Pool – Open from 10.00am to 7.00pm Pool size 21ft x 15ft. Pool depth min 1ft, max 1ft

Gym and Fitness

Whether you're maintaining your fitness goals or just want to stay active on holiday, at Monte Rei Golf & Country Club there is a gym and fitness centre for everyone to enjoy. A personal trainer can be arranged for those wanting extra help defining their workout routines and reaching their goals.

Minimum age: 16 years

Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week (unmanned)

Gym access: Free of charge

Personal trainer: Charges apply - pre-bookable and payable locally in resort.


There are 2 hard tennis courts, perfect for a friendly game.

 Racket hire

 Equipment hire

 Charges apply - pre-bookable and payable locally in resort


If you're looking to unwind or just indulge in a little pampering to make you look and feel great, why not book a massage or facial from many of the treatments the spa has to offer? Complete your rejuvenating visit in the steam and sauna room for pure relaxation.

Minimum age: 16 years

Steam & Sauna available free of charge

Other charges apply - pre-bookable and payable locally in resort

Concierge Service

Monte Rei pride themselves on their conceirge team who will be happy to arrange services and activities to enhance your stay including in-villa private dining, fishing, cycling and walking tours of the pretty town of Tavira.

Nearby Places of Interest

Outside of the resort, Monte Rei is the perfect location to explore and enjoy the spectacular Eastern Algarve region. With architecturally beautiful towns and unspoilt beaches, the area has maintained its unique character and heritage over the centuries. The beautiful town of Tavira is a 20 minute drive away with several traditional churches, authentic restaurants and boutique shops.