Quinta Bonita Luxury Boutique Hotel


A pampering Algarve getaway complete with glam beds, giant chess in the garden, a swish pool and bikes for a spin down to Lagos or the beach


8 rooms


Rooms sleep 2


Chantelle’s well-travelled parents bought this villa in 1981 as a grand holiday home. Now Chantelle and Fraser have turned it into an exceptional retreat. Chantelle does joyful front of house, Fraser is chef – and how! Terrace breakfasts flaunt pastries, fruit fresh from their own orchards and a great view of the sea; delicious lunches (on request) and tea and cakes (complimentary) are delivered to the serene outdoor pool. Bedrooms – the most peaceful at the back – are luxurious, glamorous, with hugely comfortable beds and Sky TV; contemporary bathrooms sport organic oils and rainwater showers; and there’s an indoor/outdoor sitting room on whose wicker sofas you may lounge all day. The details will delight you: board games, books, exotic garden flowers… organic wines from the vineyard on the hill, bikes to borrow (Fraser is a keen cyclist) and log fires in winter. Linger on the terraces, stroll the stunning gardens, play giant chess, nip off to Lagos (castle walls, cobbled streets), discover the famous beaches. And return to this wonderful, heart-warming place.


  • Hot tub
  • WiFi
  • Swimming pool
  • Mobile reception
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Hob
  • Bar
  • Parking on premises
  • Barbecue
  • Licensed premises
  • Free parking nearby
  • Meals available
  • Vegetarian meals
  • Paid parking nearby
  • Breakfast available
  • Accessible by public transport
  • Central heating
  • Wheelchair access
  • Limited mobility
  • Air conditioning
  • Relaxation areas
  • Washing machine
  • Garden
  • Tennis court
  • No smoking
  • Credit cards
  • Working farm
  • Owner has pets
  • Pets welcome

Family friendly

  • Baby monitor
  • Children welcome
  • Books and toys
  • Babies welcome
  • Stair gates
  • High chair


  • Pub/bar within 3 miles
  • Restaurant within 3 miles
  • Shop within 3 miles


  • Bikes available
  • Food courses
  • Kayaking
  • Other courses
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Wild swimming

& pricing

Booking information

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Booking restrictions
Minimum stay: 3 nights in high season. Children over 10 welcome.
Lunch €9-€17. Wine €7-€24. Restaurant 2km.


Nightly price
from €119
Singles €94-€261.
8 Doubles
From €119


We couldn't fault this comfortable haven, away from the crowds yet accessible to lovely restaurants and fabulous beaches. Chantelle, Fraser and their team looked after us with great care and attention, a truely special place to stay!


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The neighbourhood

Local points of interest from Chantelle Kortekaas

  • Massage & beauty treatments available. Light lunches & evening share platters daily on request. Afternoon tea & cake included daily in room rate. 3 course home cooked candlelit dinner once a week. Excellent restaurant walking distance with lift home after.
  • Local Festivals & Fairs:- Wonderful Silves Medieval Fair 14-23 Aug 2015. Delicious Portimao Sardine Festival 12-16 Aug 2015. Traditional Olhao Shellfish Festival 12-16 Aug 2015.
  • International Sand Sculpture Festival from May to October. International Algarve Music Festival. Intenational Sagres Bird Watching Festival.
  • 4km from beautiful Praia da Luz, a fabulous swimming beach with a wonderful cliff top walk to the fishing village of Burgau. Ask us for our walking notes for this and many other great walks in the area.
  • 4km from the bustling port town of Lagos with its cobbled streets, churches, museums, modern marina, outdoor cafes, award winning beaches and lots of wonderful restaurants.
  • Half an hours drive from the wonderful, wild and unspoilt West Cost - ask us for our top tips! And find your own private beach or take a days surfing lesson!