What's on for Christmas 2023 and New Year at Quinta do Lago.
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Quinta do Lago is the outstanding lifestyle resort in Southern Portugal. Fabulous properties, glorious natural surroundings by the Ria Formosa, miles of golden beach and superb restaurants and facilities, make the resort one of the most popular destinations for travellers from all over the world. And while summer is without doubt a great time to visit, the beautiful winter sunsets, tranquil surroundings and festive cheer of Christmas celebrations, make Christmas and New Year in Quinta do Lago very special too.
Below you can find out what’s on at the resort over the festive period for 2023 / 2024. There’s plenty of active fun in the sun, as well as gourmet delights and tasty treats to please everyone. So, gather some friends, organize the kids, and come enjoy Christmas at Quinta do Lago.
- The festive season agenda is still being finalized - check back so you don't miss out on any exciting events!
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WHERE TO STAY
The Magnolia Hotel has some super winter and Christmas offers to tempt you and the family to Quinta do Lago. Plus, its lovely outdoor pool is heated. Christmas Day swims just got better!
Kids Stay & Eat Free
Yes. Free. Special winter and Christmas break offer in Quinta do Lago. Families stay at The Magnolia Hotel and kids stay for free. Includes daily buffet breakfast for the family and meals for the kids. The offer is valid over the winter, including the Christmas and New Year period!
Find out more about The Magnolia Hotel
There are sumptuous holiday villas in Quinta do Lago where you can enjoy your Christmas and New Year in luxurious style and privacy.
Find out more about Quinta do Lago Holiday Villas
Holiday Lights Switch-On
The start of the fun! The lights will be switched on at Dano’s on 2nd Dec. 2023. Enjoy mulled wine, hot chocolate and Christmas music at Dano’s Plaza, next to The Campus.
Get the details of Christmas Lights Switch On
The fun Christmas Market happens on the same day. From 4pm to 8pm you can browse and buy traditional products and handcrafts, delicious food and wines, and lovely gifts. Stay for the Christmas Lights Switch on, and end the evening with a tasty meal at Dano's.
Find out about the Christmas Market at Dano's
Christmas Day Lunch at Bovino
Enjoy a festive feast at Bovino on 25th Dec. from 12:30pm. Savour those delicious Christmas flavours, sample fresh Algarve seafood, and enjoy the live music from the band on stage. Why stress about roasting the turkey when you can have the professionals do it for you?
The menu features traditional Christmas favourites such as roast turkey and stuffing, honey-baked gammon, Christmas pudding and brandy sauce, as well as roast beef and Yorkshire pudding. There are Portuguese flavours too, with cod fish 'Gomes Sá', as well as vegetarian options
Find out more about Christmas Day Lunch at Bovino
Boxing Day at Dano’s
Everybody loves Boxing Day. It’s a catch-up with friends, have fun and watch the sports day. And the best place for all of that is Dano’s. Enjoy some restorative pints, eat some tasty treats and catch all the Boxing Day footie on the multiple large screens.
Find out about Boxing Day at Dano’s
NEW YEAR'S EVE IN QUINTA DO LAGO
Welcome 2024 with a sumptuous meal at one of Quinta do Lago's restaurants. From a relaxed sports bar to a quality steakhouse, there are options for all. Bovino, Casa do Lago, Casa Velha and Dano's prepare an evening of food and fun to say Goodbye 2023 and Hello 2024.
Bovino - the finest steaks around, and live music to keep the party going.
Casa do Lago - always a favourite, enjoy lakeside dining and live music
Dano's - tasty treats, cold pints and a rocking live band for a super end-of-year party.
And of course, there will be fireworks at midnight!
See the menus and find out more about New Year’s Eve at Quinta do Lago
WHAT'S ON - ACTIVE FUN
Set over hectares of beautiful natural surroundings by the Ria Formosa, Quinta do Lago is a great place to enjoy strolls along the beach and walks on the nature trails, keeping an eye out for flamingos at the lake. Famous for its magnificent golf facilities, it’s not only about golf at Quinta do Lago. There are plenty of opportunities for a healthy and active lifestyle here.
The Campus is Quinta do Lago’s sporting hub, created for professional athletes and enthusiastic amateurs, and offering outstanding sporting facilities. Aside from the regular fitness and gym sessions available, you can play tennis and padel, or get some coaching, as well as take a spin with the team from The Bike Shed. There is even triathlon training available. Junior athletes are not forgotten at The Campus - there are several junior programmes for tennis, fitness, swimming and triathlon.
Throughout December there are some fun tournaments and challenges you can join, including the fabulous Quinta do Lago Junior Open Golf Tournament, 28th to 30th Dec. 2023
The 2023 edition takes place on Laranjal course and there are 5 categories, ranging from u-10s to u-21.
Find out more about the Junior Open Golf Tournament