Offering a home away from home is the aim of the Muthu Club Praia da Oura, a beachfront resort on the golden sands of Albufeira in the southern Algarve.
Combining the chance of complete relaxation with a vibrant social atmosphere, plus a reputation for attracting guests to return year after year, the hotel is within a short walk of the bustling town but has everything a couple or family could need for a wonderful, four-star holiday.
There are two swimming pools, tropical gardens, a sauna, disco, bars, a restaurant with a range of international cuisine, a children's playground and activity programme, a library and even a self-service launderette.
Accommodation, decorated to reflect Portuguese style, ranges from a standard terrace room, sleeping two adults and a child under 12, with microwave, fridge, kitchenette, shower and bath, satellite TV and free wifi, to two-bedroom suites sleeping up to seven.
Olympic Rating: 3 Star
Official Rating: 3 Star