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Caldas de Monchique, Monchique 8550-998, Portugal
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All reviews small village spa water bread spring water spa hotel worth a visit roman times hidden away nice stop delightful place tree shaded nice bar euro entry lovely village minute drive arts and crafts little gem
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a couple of nights in this little village, it is really peaceful with a few shops and a nice bar. There is a little walking trail and you can drink the spring water, and there are a few restaurants too. From here you...More

Thank Nathan D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were taken here on an excursion from the Monchique Hotel and Spa Resort... well worth seeing! Amazing natural water springs

Thank Josh D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's one good reason not to stay at this spa village. The staff has been cut to the bone and there’s zero service. On the bitterly cold evening we arrived at the spa hotel, we found a message at the empty reception desk directing us...More

Thank ronaldsole
Reviewed 8 October 2018

we drove a long way to enjoy the springs, found the place with a lot of difficulty, waited at the reception for 20 minutes and eventually a young woman arrived. She informed us that no children are allowed inside and when we asked what kind...More

Thank alexdeclui
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely village 15 mins walk from McDonald spa hotel. Quirky place with a bar and a few restaurants, some people say not a lot to do ,but it has a great atmosphere in the morning and at night

1  Thank carpeteddie
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We came looking for thermal springs to go swimming with the kids but it wasn't until we got here that we realised the thermal baths from Roman times have been built over by the hotels, and the only spring you can find is one that...More

1  Thank dreamasimpson
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

As many other ‘must sees’ in the Algarve: a lot of fuss about nothing. We came here, discovered a place with a couple of sterile hotels (creepy mental hospital style) and spa’s with well maintained gardens but unaccessible to non-guests (or patients if you like)....More

1  Thank DeWolf77
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful village on the way to Monchique in the Algarve. It has a tree covered square which is perfect for lunch. The hotel offers fabulous BBQ. There is a hotel and lovely art shops to visit.

Thank stephenparsons2017
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Hidden away in the mountains, this thermal area is worth a visit. Even if you are not planning a treatment, it's an excellent place to relax. The water from this area is very famous for its high Ph of 9.5! Really tasty!

2  Thank Ana L
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Entered down a long one way street. This little town is well worth a visit. Walk up to collect some of the very healthy water (free). Visit the local restaurant or just relax with the views

4  Thank JohnCracknell
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3 March 2015|
Response from Paramonte | Reviewed this property |
In Monchique I would thoroughly recommend restaurant "A Charrete" near the center of the village. They have won several prizes but still keep that rural ambiance. they do most of the famous local dishes...