For sports lovers, there are nine golf courses nearby, two tennis clubs, scuba diving, bowling, special games for children and, of course, the magnificent beach of Alvor, one of the best beaches in the Algarve.
If you prefer to stay at the hotel, take the chance to enjoy the 2 salt water outdoor pools, with quiet green gardens, and an inner heated pool. For a good workout, guests may use the gym.
As a guest of the Pestana Dom João Villas you may enjoy a few services shared with the Pestana Dom João II, such as, the Hotel Restaurant with à la Carte service, buffet in the evening and snacks for light meals. Pestana Dom João II hotel has 3 bars that serve cocktails and snacks, 2 of which are only open in the Summer.
The rooms have modern decoration, and also have satellite TV, mini-bar and a balcony.
Pestana Dom João Villas is 7 Km from one of the most frequented cities in the Algarve, the city of Portimão. The city offers visitors unforgettable experiences, from the wide architectonic patrimony to the vast sand extensions as far as the eye can see; this is no doubt a recipe for a well spent vacation. For those who wish to take souvenirs home, Portimão provides a variety of stores for all tastes and characters. The local gastronomy is one of the best in Portugal: you can't miss a good seafood rice dish, or fried cuttlefish.
The unit is also at a fair walking distance from the town of Alvor. Once a fishing village, currently it's a place with great restaurants, lively bars and nightlife.