The Ria Park Garden Hotel is housed in a four-storey white building, set 900 metres from the golden sands of the Algarve's Vale do Garrão Beach, five kilometres south of Almancil, and four kilometres west of Quinta do Lago. The town of Almancil, with good shopping and restaurants, is five kilometres from the hotel, while the historic town of Loulé is 10 kilometres away. Six golf courses lie within four kilometres of the hotel.
The Ria Park Garden Hotel boasts a pink, marble-floored lobby with cushioned rattan seating and an adjacent solarium featuring a fabric-draped ceiling and a display of Portuguese ceramics. A family pool and a children's pool provide warm-weather outdoor swimming in a floral garden setting, complete with palm and pine trees, potted orange trees, and a rock waterfall. The pool complex includes a sundeck and lawn furnished with cushioned lounge chairs.
Guests can enjoy the facilities of the health club, which includes fitness equipment, a spa tub, a hydrotherapy pool, steam room, spa tub, and a Turkish bath. The hotel also houses floodlit tennis courts, a pool table and table tennis, and offers organised activities during the day. The hotel spa features an indoor heated pool, a range of massage treatments, classical and Asian, along with reflexology and aromatherapy. Amenities also include a free children's club and 2 outdoor tennis courts.
The hotel restaurant offers traditional Portuguese and international dishes, including fresh fish, and light meals are available at the poolside bar during the summer. Free wireless Internet access is available in the lobby.
The 109 guestrooms at the Ria Park Garden Hotel all have balconies or patios and feature ceramic-tiled floors, coordinated, patterned fabrics, and contemporary furnishings. All are equipped with climate control, satellite television, free WiFi, and minibars. The marble bathrooms include hair dryers, bidets, and complimentary toiletries.