Grande Real Villa Italia Hotel & Spa
5-star Grande Real Villa Itália Hotel & Spa is situated in the cosmopolitan town of Cascais on the Atlantic coast of Portugal, surrounded by mountains and ocean, and not far from Sintra and Lisbon. The former residence of King Umberto II of Italy, the Grande Real Villa Itália Hotel & Spa has 124 attractive air-conditioned rooms, most with a view of the sea and green areas, served by a choice of three restaurants and super bar service for Portuguese and Mediterranean cuisine and refreshing beverages. You can indulge in the sparkling outdoor pool, relax in the health club and spoil yourself in the Real Spa Marine with its extensive facilities. If you can drag yourself away from the hotel, there are many sports fun activities nearby, including golf, tennis, water sports, horse riding and cycling; and the opportunity for a more leisurely exploration of the old quarter of Cascais. Book into the stylish comfort of the 5-star Grande Real Villa Itália Hotel & Spa and soak-up the luxury and hospitality of northern Portugal. This hotel is a Trip Advisor Traveller Choice Award Winner 2013 Getting to the hotel: 38km from Lisbon International Airport. Local tips: Distances from hotel: city centre 1.5km; historic area 1km; beach 1.5km; bus and railway stations 2km; tourism office 1.5km and shopping centre 2km. Explore the 15km of beaches and the Sintra-Cascais National Park. FACILITIES: Food, drink and entertainment: Navegantes Restaurant with ocean views serves a rich buffet breakfast; La Terraza Restaurant-Bar offers delicious tapas, cocktails, Mediterranean cuisine and show cooking for lunch and dinner; Belvedere Restaurant offers gourmet evening dining of Portuguese and Mediterranean cuisine. Sport, games and activities: Outdoor sea water swimming pool, sun terrace with loungers and parasols; Health Club includes Turkish bath, Jacuzzi, sauna and gymnasium; Real Spa Marine has an interactive Thalassotherapy circuit, gymnasium, relaxation areas, Hammam, sauna, ice fountain, jet shower, hydromassage, Vichy shower, body wrap room, couples suite and 6 multipurpose treatment rooms; green fees and golf lessons service, bicycle rental; and access to nearby golf (1.5km) - a choice of many courses, tennis (1km), windsurf (6km), sailing (300m), pedalo (500m), water skiing (300m), snorkelling / diving (300m) and horse riding (200m). For the kids: Realito Kids Club with interactive games and a fun zone, children's sea water pool, children's menu on request, special furniture and access for children, babysitting on request. Additional: 24 hour Reception Services, housekeeping, customer managers, WiFi internet throughout, a business centre, 16 multi-purpose event rooms for up to 400 people with A/V equipment, a fully equipped office with secretarial service for rent, car rental, ticket service for cultural and entertainment events, luggage delivery and storage service, lockers for golf bags, fax service, taxi service, valet parking, 24 hour security system and guard, 24 hour garage parking, outdoor parking available, private parking for 2 coaches, 3 shops and a hairdresser.