Hilton Vilamoura As Cascatas Golf Resort & Spa
A spacious and family-friendly resort with excellent facilities, accommodation and service.
This hotel right at the heart of Vilamoura is a superb choice if youre looking for an active and luxurious holiday. The resort is set in five acres of landscaped gardens, with six pools and cascading waterfalls. Enjoy breakfast on the terrace of Moscada before soaking up the sun on a lounger from around one of the pools. The poolside snack bar serves mouth-watering dishes and refreshing drinks. While you enjoy the excellent circuit at the 7 Seven Spa, the kids can get stuck in at the Paradise Island Kids Club. Take the free shuttle to Praia da Falsia, which has a private concession area for guests and a range of watersports, or to the two golf courses nearby.
Enjoy a family-friendly themed buffet at Moscada restaurant or head to Aquarela for a Mediterranean barbecue, fresh seafood and seasonal salads. Cilantro is a smaller fine-dining restaurant, specialising in Mediterranean and Algarvean flavours while the new beachfront restaurant, AL.MAR Tapas by the Sea serves tasty regional tapas. Its a great spot for a chilled signature cocktail, glass of crisp white wine or refreshing juice while admiring the sunset by the sea. As the evening draws in, head to the stylish Rubi Bar for live music and delicious cocktails.
The rooms overlook the resort and Twin Deluxe Rooms have garden views or, for a supplement, golf course or pool views. Open the curtain of your bathroom to reveal a glass wall and enjoy watching TV from the comfort of your bath (theres even a built-in speaker in the bathroom). One and Two Bedroom Apartments, with a living room, dining area and kitchen, are perfect for families and available on request.
Good to know
Compulsory Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve gala dinners, supplements apply.
Take the free shuttle to Vilamoura Marina for shopping and dining Head to Rubi Bar to enjoy cocktails and live music.
4 restaurants (1 seasonal, 1 beachfront), 2 bars (1 seasonal)
Breakfastat Moscada Access to the 7 Seven Spa facilities.
6 pools (1 heated and covered), spa* (free access to the circuit), kids club, private beach area with loungers and parasols, regular shuttle to Vilamoura golf courses and Praia da Falsia, Wi-Fi in public areas
Restaurants & bars
Enjoy fine dining atCilantrowhere Mediterranean flavours are combined with the best Algarvean cuisine in a Signature Menu carefully prepared by Chef Andr Simes.Moscadaoverlooks the swimming pool and waterfall, and serves international cuisine and family-friendly buffets. New beachfront restaurantAL.MAR Tapas by the Sea, serves tasty tapas with a focus on fresh seafood and regional dishes.Aquarelaoffers mouthwatering Mediterranean barbecues, salads and sandwiches, and is open until 7pm (seasonal). Unwind with a drink atRubi Barwhich has plush leather chairs and wooden floors. TheBeach Clubis open in high season for light snacks and drinks.
Spa & wellness
The magnificent 7 Seven Spa is Portugal’s largest spa and this haven of Zen-like tranquility and relaxation offers state-of-the-art treatment rooms, advanced spa therapy and facilities including an indoor thermal pool, cool water plunge pool, hydromassage, water tunnel experience, ice fountain and zen gardens. Therapies include:\ Facials Massage Lymphatic drainage Hawaiian massage Anti-ageing Vichy Shower 4 hands massage
Paradise Island Kids Club with supervised pool, treasure hunts, tree houses and daily activities (subject to seasonal demand).
Whats nearby? Falsia Beach is a five-minute drive away, and theres a free hotel shuttle bus in high season, plus a private area on the beach for hotel guests. Vilamoura Marina is about the same distance its full of glamorous super-yachts bobbing on the water, and its a hub of stylish seafood restaurants.
Tried and tested Children aged 4-12 can do everything from treasure hunts to swimming sessions in the supervised pool at Paradise Island Kids Club*, which you can pay for in hourly, half-day and day-long blocks. Teens aged 16 and over can use the spa try the calming zen gardens and water tunnel experience.
The sleeping arrangements We recommend the Family Suites at this resort they have a separate living room with a sofa bed, two bathrooms, and two spacious balconies, and they sleep three adults or two adults and two children. Deluxe Pool View rooms are another good option, as they can be booked as interconnecting rooms. For larger families and older children, try the two-bedroom apartments. They sleep five adults or three adults and two children, with a separate living room, dining area and fully equipped kitchen perfect when youve got a hungry brood.
High season complimentary shuttle bus to Praia da Falsia.
Pinhal and Old Course golf course flank the hotel.