Our Experiences

Live memorable moments in our company. We have a range of experiences for you to enjoy while you are with us. The rural side that leaves traces of joy, serenity and adventure.


At Quinta do Marco there are many animals, such as donkeys, sheep, chickens, geese, peacocks, among others. Direct contact with the animals is proven to be beneficial to health and, for this reason, the Hotel offers the possibility of feeding the animals, as well as collecting eggs from the chickens, with subsequent delivery to the kitchen. This activity is exclusive to guests of the Hotel and has no associated costs.



Le Yoga est un sport qui favorise le bien-être à tous les niveaux ; mental, physique , émotionnel et spirituel. Ceux qui le pratiquent ont un gain en santé et bien-être non négligeable. À la Quinta do Marco, cette activité si bénéfique se pratique à l’air libre, est exclusivement réservée aux clients de l’hôtel.



The Hotel offers different types of massages, including reflexology and auriculotherapy. This activity has an associated cost.


Farming Life

With these experiences you will lose yourself in Nature and find yourself. At Quinta do Marco, there are various fruit trees, such as orange trees, strawberry trees, olive trees, avocado trees, and pomegranate trees, among others. In the respective seasons of the year, visitors may participate in carob or olive picking, accompanied by a meal with the farmers who participate in the activity. This activity is exclusive to Hotel guests.


Walking and Biking

The hotel is located in the middle of the Algarve hills. In addition to the several paths along the property, it provides maps with different pedestrian or mountain bike paths around the property. Hotel Quinta do Marco does not have its own bicycles, but can assist in renting them with a local partner.


Geological Tours

During these tours, guests will be able to visit deposits from the ancient Réic Ocean, the Pangeia supercontinent and the Jurassic sea, the traditional manufacture of tiles, bricks and roof tiles, coral fossils, among others. This activity is exclusive to hotel guests, requires advance booking and is subject to an extra charge.



Relax fully and chase away stress with a trip to our spa, with sauna and Turkish bath. This activity is exclusive to Hotel guests and has no associated costs. The SPA is only open at the request of our guests.


Show Cooking

Preparing a perfect meal starts with choosing the perfect ingredients. Discover traditional dishes and immerse yourself in a world of smells and flavours. From the concept "from land to table", the Marco's Kitchen allows guests to participate in the preparation of traditional dishes with fresh, locally harvested produce. This activity is exclusive to guests of the Hotel.