The Ria Plaza Resort is located in the Algarve between Vale do Lobo and Quinta do Lago. At Quinta Shopping just 400 m away guests will find restaurants bars and nightspots as well as shops. Quinta do Lago beach and Vale do Lobo beach are both 6 km away and it is 8 km to Almancil with its links to the public transport network (train and bus). Vilamoura Marina is 12 km away Faro is 16 km from the hotel and it is 12 km to Faro Airport. This family-friendly beach hotel offers excellent value for money and friendly and professional staff making it an ideal holiday or golf destination. It comprises a total of 77 rooms including 36 single and 3 junior suites. Facilities on offer to guests at this air-conditioned establishment include a lobby area with a 24-hour reception and check-out service hotel safe a currency exchange facility and lift access. There is a TV lounge games room and a children's playground where the younger guests can let off steam while the adults enjoy the cafe the relaxing bar and the restaurant. Business travellers will appreciate the conference facilities and WLAN Internet access and guests can take advantage of the room and laundry services (both for an additional fee). There is parking (charges apply) available for those arriving by car and it is possible to hire bicycles on the premises (charges apply). Moreover guests can enjoy the free shuttle service to and from the beach the shopping and the local golf courses. The rooms are decorated in contemporary style in soft shades with light wood finishes. All come with a private bathroom with a shower/bathtub and a hairdryer as well as a double bed. They are equipped with a direct dial telephone satellite/cable TV a radio Internet access a safe and a minibar. Furthermore an ironing set and individually regulated air conditioning and heating are provided in all accommodation as standard and all units feature either a balcony or a terrace. The hotel features 2 swimming pools including an outdoor pool and a children's swimming area. Guests can relax by the poolside snack bar with its sun loungers and parasols while sports enthusiasts may enjoy a work-out in the gym followed by a spell in the hot tub sauna or steam room. It is also possible to enjoy a massage or spa treatment (both for an additional fee). For an extra charge guests can also play game of tennis pool/snooker darts or golf or explore the surrounding area on bicycle. The nearest golf course is 4 km away at Quinta do Lago and sun loungers and parasols may be hired on the sandy beach. The restaurant is specialised in traditional Portuguese cuisine. Guests can select their breakfast from a buffet and the midday and evening meals may be enjoy in buffet or set menu form. Moreover guests can enjoy the free shuttle service to and from the beach as well as the nearby shopping and the local golf courses.