Da Balaia

4 tridents
PortugalEurope and Mediterranean coasts

Mum relaxes, Dad hits the links, kids make memories for a lifetime.

The Algarve is an ideal destination for holidays in Portugal. Perched on a red clifftop in the south of the country, Da Balaia Club Med looks out over the Atlantic Ocean. A great destination for a wellness experience for families and couples.

Price includes

Included in your offer are a selection of refreshing drinks and sweet and savoury snacks, so you don't have to worry about carrying your wallet around with you. Choose from a selection of sodas, cocktails with and without alcohol, water and local wines or spirits. Staff are on hand to make you a nice hot drink if you’re feeling a little chilly.

At extra cost

Certain drinks are not included in your offer. VSOP, XO spirits and luxury champagne are all available. If you’re in a hurry then certain Resort vending machines offer bottled and canned drinks which can also be acquired from the Club Med Boutique. A la carte wines can be found in the Resort restaurants and bars, as well as a selection of drinks from super-premium brands.

The Amalia

In the centre of the Resort, this elegant bar is the perfect place to meet up with family and friends at the end of a dynamic day's sporting activities. Ideal for early evening drinks, it is also a great place to stop off in the afternoon to cool off and recharge.

The Falesia

This sleek bar is ideally located near the swimming pool, in the centre of the Resort. Order yourself a classic cocktail and lounge by the pool, the day is all yours!

The quiet pool bar (new)

From mid-June 2016, this bar serves a variety of alcoholic and soft drinks.

Relax with friends or family in a comfy, Zen space by the quiet pool.

Delicious, creative cuisine and impeccable table art. Our chefs really let their creative juices flow, to ensure you have a fabulous and entertaining meal.

The Balaïa

This is the main restaurant, with a view of the sea and pool. It serves breakfast, lunch and dinner from a buffet of international cuisine. Smoking is not allowed inside the restaurant.

There is a Baby Corner where parents can prepare food for the youngest members of the family.

The Vasco de Gamma

A restaurant with a cosy lounge atmosphere to discover and share with partner or friends. The Vasco de Gamma welcomes you for late lunch after an excursion or round of golf.

For information: open certain evenings, booking required, at Reception. Waiter service.

The Resort has 389 rooms divided between 3 buildings connected by glass walkways.

Next to the Club Med Spa, facing the swimming pool, the first hotel "Coimbra" has 11 storeys, and the second hotel"Lisboa" 6 storeys. These two buiildings constitute the FADO Hotel.

The 4-storey BELEM Hotel is located close to the Golf Club House .

Club

The Club Rooms in the BELEM and FADO Hotels have furnished terraces, with a panoramic view over the sea or gardens.

Surface58 m²
Guests1 - 4 persons

Deluxe

A spacious and elegant Deluxe Room with generous comfort and a pleasant, furnished terrace. Located in the FADO Hotels.

Surface50 m² - 50 m²
Guests1 - 2 persons

Suite

A spacious and elegant Suite with furnished terrace in the FADO Hotels, where you can savour top class comfort with view over the gardens.

Or treat yourself to a unique, exclusive Sea View Suite in the heart of the Resort with a panoramic sea view from your balcony, in the BELEM or FADO Hotels.

Surface42 m² - 61 m²
Guests1 - 3 persons

Portugal

Portugal in brief

- Surface area: 92,201 sq km

- Capital: Lisbon

- Official language: Portuguese

- Currency: the Euro.

Make the most of your stay at Da Balaia Club Med to discover the natural beauty and fascinating culture of the region.

In the south of Portugal, the Algarve is one of the favourite destinations of golf lovers: there are many internationally renowned courses within an hour’s drive of Da Balaia Club Med, which is located:

- 7 km from Albufeira, a small village known as the St Tropez of Portugal

- 35 km from Faro, capital of the Algarve, where the region’s traditional lifestyle is still relatively well preserved

- 42 km from Portimao, a big sardine fishing port, which also has a race track where some of the winter Formula One trials take place

- 52 km from Lagos, a cosmopolitan port with an intersting historic centre

- 257 km from Lisbon, at the mouth of the River Tage, the capital of Portugal, with its blend of modernity and tradition.

Vaccinations and medical treatments

It is essential that you check the required procedure before your departure.

Recommended vaccinations:

Polio

Tetanus

Hepatitis A and B

The Resort has a resident nurse.

Da Balaia

The Algarve is an ideal destination for holidays in Portugal. Perched on a red clifftop in the south of the country, Da Balaia Club Med looks out over the Atlantic Ocean. A great destination for a wellness experience for families and couples.
  • Perfecting your swing at the Golf School or on one of the Algarve's prestigious courses
  • Enjoying elegant comfort and fine food
  • Relaxing at Club Med Spa by CINQ MONDES
  • Leaving your children in the capable hands of our G.O®s, from 4 months old
  • Enjoying the wonderful nature and culture of the Algarve thanks to our excursions
  • Experiencing the thrill of our new flying trapeze
Trip Advisor award: Traveler's Choice 2016Trip Advisor award: GreenLeader

With the benefit of over 40 years’ Club Med experience behind it, our Resort offers innovative clubs for children:

Dedicated areas specifically designed for their needs, and equipment designed with a view to comfort and safety

G.O®s with a passion for their job(1)

Numerous activities for all ages: sport, creative activities and games for the different age groups

Opening hours that allow parents to make the most of their stay, and respect the children’s desires and sleeping patterns

NEW: Da Balaia Club Med has now a new Mini Club Med® and Juniors' Club Med.

For information: the children’s clubs are open all week, except Sunday.

(1)In France, G.O®s with a BAFA (State diploma for youth group leaders) or childcare qualification, depending on the age of the children; in other countries, an equivalent local diploma or relevant experience.

on demand

Baby Club Med® (from 4 to 23 months)

A gentle haven for little ones, safe in the experienced hands of their dedicated G.O®s. Focus on early learning activities and motor skills:
Movement: exploring motor skills, Baby Gym, walks in the fresh air
Making things: starting to make and create
Expression: musical awareness, stories and fairy stories
Games: early learning games, developing dexterity
Time to eat and sleep: lunch, tea and siesta

From 9 am to 5.30 pm, 6 days a week

on demand

Petit Club Med® (2 to 3)

Fun and spacious premises with plenty of outdoor space. Your toddlers will have a great time with their friends, and explore a wide range of activities designed to introduce them to new experiences:
Sport: walks, gym sessions, water games, etc
Making things: painting, collage, coloured stickers, herbariums
Expression: dressing up, make up, fashion shows, listening to music, puppets
Play: outdoor games and board games
Rest time and siesta, lunch and tea
Evening: songs, games, nursery rhymes, shows

From 9 am to 5.30 pm and from 7.30 pm to 9 pm, 6 days a week

included

New, Mini Club Med® (4 to 10)

In this "new generation" Mini Club Med®, your children will be treated to a great new experience full of fun, laughter and thrills, with three dedicated spaces for creation, expression and games.
We've thought of everything possible to ensure your children have a unique, adventure-packed holiday, with discovery, sports and activities for each age group:
Sport: golf, tennis, mini-football, table tennis, archery, etc

Making things: nature activities, art and crafts

Expression: dance, preparing and taking part in shows, crazy signs
Play: group games and activities
Lunch and tea
Evening: after dinner with their friends, the children enjoy specially devised evening activities

From 9 am to 5.30 pm and from 7 pm to 9 pm, 6 days a week

included

New, Juniors' Club Med (11 to 17)

Teenagers can meet up and take part in the activities that interest them most, in the company of their G.O®:
Sports activities: golf, tennis, archery, table tennis, beach volleyball, etc
Artistic activities: shows, crazy signs
Evening: entertainment, films, shows

6 days out of 7

SPORTS SCHOOLS included

The largest Sports School in the world is all yours!
Exceptional sports and group lessons for all levels of skill. Beginners and experienced sportsmen enjoy state-of-the-art equipment and exclusive, fun teaching from G.O®s trained in their discipline. Indulge yourself to the extreme and discover new emotions.

  • Archery School
  • Flying Trapeze School with circus activities
  • Fitness School
  • Golf School
  • Tennis School

SPORTS included

  • Volley ball
  • Mini football
  • Fitness walking
  • Cardio-training room
  • Aquadynamic
  • Pilates

Wellness activities

The best treatments and massage techniques from around the world.

CINQ MONDES invites you to a journey of discovery, quite simply the best beauty rituals in the world.

Equipment

  • Bathrobe on loan
  • Cloakroom with lockers
  • Individual and duo treatment rooms
  • Relaxation area and tea room

Package for Two2 days

on demand

Age: adults only

A privileged break, a unique sensory journey for two (for two people in a duo treatment room)
4 treatments
For each partner
1 Sublime Smoothing Skin Scrub with Noni and Tahiti Monoi (20’)
1 Toning Indian Ayurvedic Massage (50’)
1 Relaxing Leg Ritual (20’)
1 "Five Flowers Ritual®" (50')

For information:
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Practical information

PRAIA MARIA LUISA
ALBUFEIRA - PROVINCE DE FARO 8200-854
Algarve Portugal
Faro airport
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