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Which Martinhal Resort Is Best For You? | Family Friendly Accommodation in Portugal

If you have googled family friendly holidays in Europe or a variation on that theme one of the places that always comes up is Martinhal in Portugal.  It has a very loyal repeat customer base, gets excellent Tripadvisor reviews and the photos of the resort are stunning. However whilst there was always just one Martinhal …

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The Pena Palace in Sintra with Kids – A Fairytale Destination | Lisbon

During our stay at Martinal Chiado in Lisbon we went on a day trip to the Pena Palace in Sintra with kids.  It was such a fairytale destination and the kids absolutely loved it, however there are a few things you need to know to make the day a success if you’re travelling with Kids. …

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Martinhal Cascais Family Friendly Hotel Nr Lisbon Portugal

At February half term we had a brilliant 4 days in Lisbon as guests of Martinhal Family Resorts and Apartments.  Compelled to return to Portugal at February Half Term after a fantastic February trip in 2016 to Martinhal Sagres and Quinta , together with very cheap flights (£250 return for 5 with Easyjet) we were not disappointed …

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Review: Martinhal Chiado – A Family Friendly Hotel in Lisbon Portugal

At February half term we had a brilliant 4 days in Lisbon with Martinhal Family Resorts and Apartments.  Compelled to return to Portugal at February Half Term after a fantastic February trip in 2016 to Martinhal Sagres and Quinta , together with very cheap flights (£250 return for 5 with Easyjet) we were not disappointed. It …

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5 Reasons to Visit Portugal with Children

We love Portugal here at Mini Travellers and have been on some fantastic trips to the Algarve recently, however Lisbon is also on our list too.   Portugal is completely affordable destination whether you put the trip together yourself and book flights and accommodation or book a package holiday. So why do we think it …

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Five Reasons to go to Martinhal, Portugal in Low Season

If you are googling family friendly holidays in Europe or a variation on that theme one of the places that always comes up is Martinhal in Portugal.  It has a very loyal repeat customer base, gets excellent tripadvisor reviews and the photos of the resort are stunning. We recently visited both Martinhal Sagres and Quinta …

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Visiting Martinhal Sagres in February

Martinhal Sagres is a stunning contemporary 5 star resort at the tip of the Algarve and he is our review of why you should consider visiting Martinhal Sagres in February. The resort sits within the protected Costa Vicentina National Park a fabulously unspoilt, wild and rugged setting for such a beautiful hotel, but the combination of luxury in nature …

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Martinhal Quinta at February Half Term

Martinhal Quinta is a beautiful 4 star villa resort in a stunning part of the Algarve.  The owners of Martinhal clearly have a vision for the recent acquisition to their portfolio and having spent time at both Quinta and Sagres (the original) this half term with my three Mini Travellers I can see quite clearly how …

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Hidden Gems of Portugal

Portugal is famous for its stunning seafood dishes, tranquil beaches and tourist attractions, including striking castles, monasteries, exclusive golf courses and breathtaking natural landscapes – but there are also plenty of hidden gems to discover in the country with or without your children. Let’s start with a little known restaurant in the area of Lagos, …

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