The Le Meridien Penina Hotel is in a scenic position covering a 360 acre area, 2.5 miles from the nearest beach. There are 3 golf courses that surround the hotel and guests can literally step straight out onto the course. The 18-hole Championship course was designed by Sir Henry Cotton and is the most challenging, there is also a 9 hole Academy Course for beginners and a 9 hole resort course. **Stay 7 nights or more and receive 2 free rounds of golf**
Distance from Airport:
45 miles - Faro
All have * bathroom/shower * wc * air conditioning * minibar * telephone * TV * hairdryer * safe * (certain amenities may be payable locally)
Please note: the final phase of renovation work will start in November 2008 to the Hotels Western Wing. Disruption for guests will be kept to a minimum and all work is due to be finished by February 2009.
Location and Resort:
The hotel is 3 miles from Portimao. There is a bus stop in front of the property and a shuttle to and from the beach between June and September. The resort has the `Penguin Village` which has numerous activities for children including arts and crafts, film shows, bouncy castles and the `Penguin Mac Restaurant`. During the summer months the beach club has plenty of watersports on offer including windsurfing, waterskiing and sailing.
Eating and Drinking:
The hotel has 5 restaurants and 4 bars. Italian, Portuguese and international cuisines are all covered and there are restaurants at the beach and the pool. There is also a cocktail bar and a traditional golfer`s bar. For the golfers there is also a bar at the 9th hole.
**CHILD FOOD AND BEVERAGE POLICY**
**a) Children from 0-12 years of age (inclusive) = Free meals from the Penguin Menu including 1 mineral water or 1 soft drink per meal, when eating with parents. **
**b) Above discounts are not applicable or valid for room service or at the children's club: Penguin Village**
**c) Hotel child policy is only valid for children from 0 to 12 years of age (inclusive). Children from 13 years of age onwards charged full rates.**
The property has an outdoor swimming pool.
This hotel on the Algarve will appeal to families, golfers and couples looking for a good standard of accommodation especially for sport lovers.
Couples, Families and Golfers