ATA promotes inaugeral flight Gatwick Faro


No âmbito da nova rota Gatwick-Faro operada pela Aer Lingus, a partir de 26 de Abril, a Associação Turismo do Algarve (ATA), em parceria com a sua agência de Relações Publicas no Reino Unido – Hills Balfour Synergy, a delegação do AICEP de Londres e a companhia aérea irlandesa, promove uma mega visita educacional com agentes do sector e jornalistas britânicos.

Recorde-se que a Aer Lingus vai passar a efectuar dois voos diários para Londres
Numa altura em que se assiste à retracção de investimentos por parte de agentes turísticos internacionais, a ATA saúda o esforço da Aer Lingus e congratula-se com abertura desta nova operação para Faro, a qual oferece novas possibilidades para os turistas do principal mercado emissor para o Algarve.


Recent Occupancy Statistics Algarve

Earlier this week I recieved the latest statistics on occupancies in the Algarve and yesterday SIC Noticias covered the fact that March ´09 statistics have not been as bad since 1995!

For those wanting to learn more (text in Portuguese) about the effects per region or star classification, please click here


Algarve Tourist Association starts Irish Campaign

In May the Algarve Touris Association (ATA) starts promoting the Algarve on the Irish TV and 180 city busses in Dublin, Cork and limerick with the slogan “Algarve. A Family Paradise this Summer”.On the channels RTE and TV3 a total of 167 spots of 20 seconds will promote the Algarve as the perfect family destination - predominantely aimed at women's programmes, such as the Oprah Winfrey Show, Judge Judy, Mornings Ireland Am, aiming to reach 3.7 million viewers.

Monte Santo - Club House Restaurant

Did you know that the Club House restaurant now has new menus under the concept "Gourmet Low Cost?" Please see here for further info and reservations.


Spring Break Monte Santo resort - Carvoeiro

Spring Break Carvoeiro

from 25 p.p.p.n

Take advantage of our April/May special suites offer and enjoy the best the Algarve has to offer this Spring: entertainment, gourmet offers, sport or cultural events and of course, the everpresent sunshine.
For information please call (+351) 282 321 000 or for reservations, please click here


Monte Santo Resort on Social Media Networks

Monte Santo is now active on various Social Media Networks. Follow us or become a fan!

Every month we will draw a winner for a free stay at our resort.

In the meanwhile we will keep you posted on further anticipated inclusions such as Wikipedia and YouTube.


Greetings from sunny Carvoeiro and welcome to the blog of Monte Santo.

We are venturing into uncharted territory as we launch this new blog. We know this is where the action is if we want to talk to our customers directly -- and hear back from them.We appreciate any comments you might have on improving this blog and it would be great seeing all of your comments and hearing how we can provide you a better service. Please keep your ideas and comments coming!

For those, who not have had the pleasure of stying with us, Monte Santo is a luxury retreat offering the perfect blend of tranquillity, comfort and style. Ideal for the perfect holiday.

The multi-room modern Suites and townhouses, the resort facilities and the impeccable service complemented by the ever-present sunshine make this an ideal destination for families, couples, golfers and sport enthousiasts.

Nestled upon the hilltops of Carvoeiro, minutes from extensive golden beaches with the complimentatry resort shuttle, secluded coves and dramatic cliffs this unique resort benefits from the magnificent climate and all year round sunshine for which the Algarve is famed.

I also take the opportunity of introducing our "Planet Junior", “Baby Must Have” and “InFavour” guest loyalty program that were introduced recently. In the near future, we will be adding services, of which we will inform you first through our Blog.

On a side note, this blog is a moderated forum for comments and discussion. Posts that are inappropriate will not be displayed. For more specifics on the rules, please request our Terms and Conditions.

Look forward to blogging with you.

Marc Sontag
Director of Residential Tourism