VILA VITA Parc receives APCER Covid Safe Certification

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The resort is the first hospitality institution in Portugal to receive the certification

VILA VITA Parc has a reputation for quality in all it does, setting the bar high in terms of service, hospitality and delivering outstanding experiences for resort guests. Faced with the challenges arising from the Covid 19 pandemic, the resort has continued to strive for excellence and has received the Covid Safe certificate validating the fulfilment of the official control protocols of the COVID-19 pandemic in all the resort’s facilities, following an independent audit by the Associação Portuguesa de Certificação (APCER). VILA VITA Parc Resort & Spa is the first institution, in the hospitality sector in Portugal to receive the certification.

An independent audit process managed by APCER, this recognition is only awarded to organizations that respect the guidelines of the Direção-Geral de Saúde (DGS), of the Autoridade para as Condições de Trabalho (ACT) and the International Labour Organisation (ILT), in matters of health and safety, in the context of COVID-19.
Included in the certification are the resort’s 11 restaurants and 6 bars, as well as the outlets outside of the resort, such as the VILA VITA Biergarten, in Porches and the Praia Dourada, Só Verão and Arte Náutica restaurants, at Armação Beach Club, located at Praia de Armação de Pêra. The certification and the rigorous protocols in place assure the resort’s guests and clients, as well as employees and the community, that their well-being is a maximum priority.
Since its opening in June, VILA VITA Parc has reinforced its promise to maintain its usual highest standards of quality with a carefully elaborated and implemented rigorous internal charter of good measures of hygiene and safety. 
Since then, the charter has been updated with the recommendations of the national and international authorities, especially of the General Directorate of Health (DGS), and includes a contingency plan that is applied according to the evolution of the pandemic in the country, so that the guests’ experience at VILA VITA Parc can be enjoyed as much as possible, with the usual highest standards of service.
This charter is subject to updates and may be consulted at