Beautiful, Romantic and Intimate the perfect description for this unique boutique hotel, located just a 5-minute drive from the picturesque town of Lagos. With its historical buildings, wonderful food and panoramic ocean view amidst lush, private Mediterranean gardens, the Boutique Hotel Vivenda Miranda is the perfect haven for an unforgettable honeymoon in the Western Algarve.

Prepare to be pampered and create lasting memories in this stunning romantic location. Experience first-hand a romantic sunset cruise, candlelit dinner or couples massage, or perhaps dolphin watching, horse riding, golfing or a grotto tour is more to your taste.  Here the choices are endless and the experiences will last in your memory forever!

Vivenda Miranda is a member of Healing Hotels of the World and as such puts a major emphasis on the wellness and wellbeing of its guests.  It features 25 individually decorated and furnished rooms and suites, all with private terraces affording uninterrupted views of the Atlantic Ocean and/or the hotel’s mature,Mediterranean gardens. Accommodation in this former private home of a 17th-century noble family offers comfort and attention to detail, combining Portuguese influences with a more contemporary, chic style.



Boasting a large panoramic sun terrace with spectacular views, the fine dining Mirandus Restaurant is the culinary heart of Vivenda Miranda. Using seasonal and where possible, locally sourced organic ingredients, Mirandus offers modern Mediterranean-style cuisine with an exotic touch. Perfect for a delicious healthy breakfast, relaxed lunch or romantic dinner, the restaurant provides a discerning and friendly service. The wine list features around 60 Portuguese labels and only the best French Champagne.

For those who are looking for sheer pampering and indulgence, the luxury Neal’s Yard Remedies (NYR) ethical and organic Spa invites guests to relax in one of three treatment rooms. Here experienced therapists will pamper both body and soul with natural GMO and paraben free NYR signature treatments and products. Also available is a Finnish sauna, Turkish bath, foot baths and tepidariums as well as heated loungers and a wellness pool.

Garden and CoastlineThe hotel also hosts a series of health, fitness and wellness breaks and courses throughout the year, run by leading coaches/instructors in their individual fields. Vivenda Miranda offers something for everyone, enabling all its guests to experience and live a more healthy and holistic lifestyle returning home feeling relaxed, refreshed and renewed.

Full details on all the hotel’s special breaks can be found at here.

Boutique Hotel Vivenda Miranda…  Creating romantic memories that last!

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About Boutique Hotel Vivenda Miranda

The Boutique Hotel Vivenda Miranda is a hidden gem, nestled into the cliff top above the beautiful Porto de Mós beach with just 25 rooms and suites. Enjoying stunning panoramic ocean views, with lush Mediterranean gardens it was originally the 17th century home of a noble family before the loving and individual restoration by its current owner. With discrete and excellent service and attention to every detail, a superb fine dining restaurant serving a wide range of vegetarian, vegan options and catering to those with special dietary requirements and an intimate Neal’s Yard Remedies Beauty Spa, this is the perfect escape.
W Leisure Ltd, 23 Martins Drive Wimborne, Ferndown, Dorset BH22 9SG United Kingdom

About Lyn

LYN FUNNELL CV (well, sort of!) Lyn had very successful careers as an Air Hostess, Sales Rep, (she was one of only a couple of women. She beat all the men regularly, becoming the Top Rep in the UK, and 2nd in the world.) And then Catering took over. She did everything from the washing-up, to Silver Service Waitress, and Chef. A few times, she had to cook the meal, dash round the other side and Silver Serve it! In between all this, she wrote as often as she could, building up a reputation as a published short story writer, (Horror and a twist in the tale,) and a Poet. She has appeared as a Performing Poet, and a Demo Chef. Then she discovered the world of the Food & Travel Writer. And that’s what she has continued doing to this day. Her main hobbies are Cookery and entering Competitions. She has won many prizes, including holidays and a moped. She enjoys entering Competitions, submitting her original recipes. She was first in many Competitions, including the Good Housekeeping Millenium Menu, Fruits of France, Bernard Matthews Turkey Recipe, and appeared on BBC’s The One Show Spag Bol contest. She was one of three Finalists, coming 2nd, which makes her Britain’s Spag Bol Queen! Now she runs B-C-ing-U! and loves it! After several years of being messed around by Editors, and having loads of contacts, Lyn formed her own online Magazine, vowing to treat her writers fairly, and to do everything possible to further their careers, publicise their books, etc. She now has a band of excellent regular writers, and the Magazine’s going from strength to strength! Lyn’s online published books; Adverse Camber A collection of my published poems. The First Book of Short Stories The Second Book of Short Stories The Third Book of Short Stories. Many of these stories have been previously published. St Anthony of Padua. The Patron St of the Old. A story of one woman’s terrible ordeal in a Home, and her family’s rescue of her. The Girl Who Watched. A Cuban girl is attacked by an English journalist & what follows! Willy the Whizz & the Wormhole. Suitable for Young Adults, aged 15-95! Get Out Of Debt And Stay Out – Forever! Unsympathetic, hard-hitting, realistic solutions to your problems. All these books are published by Andrews UK Ltd No, I didn’t pay them to Vanity Publish! They’re all available from Amazon, and many other online publishers. LYN FUNNELL.