Fancy a romantic retreat in Portugal? Enter our competition to win a luxury two-night stay, couples’ massage, champagne and more at 5* Anantara Vilamoura Algarve Resort. 

Vilamoura Anantara

Chase the sun and escape the winter blues with a trip to Anantara Vilamoura Algarve Resort in Portugal. Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas, a leading operator and developer of luxury hotels, resorts and spas in Asia, the Indian Ocean, Africa and the Middle East, opened Anantara Vilamoura, the first Anantara in Europe, in April 2017. Located along southern Portugal’s picturesque Algarve coast, Europe’s first Anantara offers a tranquil retreat overlooking the Arnold Palmer designed Oceânico golf course, just 15 minutes from Faro International Airport, close to the ocean and stunning beaches, and a five-minute drive from the glamour of Vilamoura.

Famed as one of Europe’s most sought-after holiday destinations, the southernmost region of Portugal boasts a coastline of pristine beaches, sandy coves and breath-taking cliffs. Anantara Vilamoura Algarve Resort is nestled amongst the whitewashed fishing villages, historic towns, olive groves, wineries and golf courses and brings a new level of luxury and refinement to the region, providing discerning guests with an elegant base from which to discover the Algarve’s best-kept secrets.

Vilamoura Anantara

Whether setting sail for a jaunt to the tiny fishing towns along the Ria Formosa, taking a culinary journey through the local villages in the surrounding region, or embarking on an adventure above the clouds, Anantara Vilamoura has launched an array of inspirational excursions and signature experiences which connect travellers to the rich history, culinary treats and captivating scenes of the region with genuine passion and insider knowledge.

The five-star luxury resort is offering readers the chance to win a two-night stay for two people on a bed & breakfast basis to experience the Rustic Romantic Journey, ideal for couples looking to spend some quality time away together. Anantara Vilamoura has carefully curated this journey for guests to make the most of all this gorgeous region of Portugal has to offer. The Rustic Romantic Journey includes a pampering couple’s massage, where guests can relax safe in the hands of the highly skilled therapists at award-winning Anantara Spa Vilamoura.

Vilamoura Anantara

Anantara’s signature culinary concepts offer unique and engaging experiences. To finish off a day of pure relaxation, guests will have the chance to enjoy Anantara’s signature Dining by Design experience, an evening personally tailored to their individual tastes. Dining by Design offers a range of gourmet menus, a personal chef and butler, and a choice of intimate settings, including golf course and pool view terraces, the luxurious Presidential Suite or lush garden seclusion. Allow the hotel’s knowledgeable Wine Guru to recommend the perfect vintage from the impressive cellar, one of the most diverse Portuguese wine collections in the Algarve.

The lucky winners of the Rustic Romantic Journey at Anantara Vilamoura will also be treated to a fun Tuk Tuk ride to Vilamoura to explore the local region, as well as Champagne and tapas during the hotel’s Sundown Ceremony in the Anantara Lounge and Bar, where the evening is ushered in to the seductive strains of Portuguese guitar. Anantara Vilamoura is the ideal romantic bolthole for those seeking a luxury escape filled with pure indulgence and new experiences this year.

Vilamoura Anantara

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Competition closes on 1st February 2018 at midnight. 


The Rustic Romantic Journey at Anantara Vilamoura Algarve Resort will include:

  • A two-night stay for two people on a B&B basis
  • One Dining by Design experience for two people
  • One couple’s massage
  • Two glasses of Champagne and tapas for two at the hotel’s Sundown Ceremony
  • One Tuk Tuk ride to Vilamoura
  • Worth €1,350 / £1,200 in total

Vilamoura Anantara

Terms and Conditions

  • Entries must be received by 1st February 2018
  • Only one entry per person will be accepted
  • Valid for stays in 2018, excluding holiday periods including Easter, Christmas and New Year as well as 1 July – 31 August 2018, and bookings are subject to availability
  • The prize cannot be redeemed in conjunction with any other offer, discount or package and is non-exchangeable, transferrable or redeemable for cash.
  • Entrants must be over 18 years old
  • The winner is responsible for expenses and arrangements not specifically included in the prizes, including any necessary travel

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