Traditional Tipi with Lake Views near Lagos in the Algarve, Portugal

Budens, Faro District (Portugal)
1 unit
4 guest capacity
Breakfast included

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Accommodation Description

· Kid-friendly · Breakfast included

This traditional, eco-friendly tipi that boasts mesmerizing lake anf hill views, lies hidden in the beautiful hills of Costa Vicentina Natural Park, on the South-West coast of Portugal, and sleeps up to four guests, perfect for small families to enjoy a holiday. Ideally placed close to the beaches of Lagos, the tipi is nestled in a beautiful natural spot but it is also close to a wide range of cultural sites.

The rental is furnished with a queen-size bed and two twin beds, as well as a private solar heated shower and an eco-sawdust toilet available for glampers to use. A basic breakfast is included and served at the property's beautiful swimming lake during the high season.

Guests will have have access to a communal kitchen where they can prepare a delicious meal to enjoy under the stars. Glampers are provided with their own 12-volt solar device to charge their phones and use the light inside and outside the tent to create a cozy atmosphere. This is the ultimate Portuguese glamping destination. Read More

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Sink
  • 1 Queen-size bed
  • Shared Kitchen
  • Game room
  • Toiletries
  • 2 Twin/Single bed
  • Kitchen equipment
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi/Internet

There is a fully-equipped communal kitchen where glampers can prepare their own dinner, or enjoy one of the chef’s delicious and healthy dinners made with fresh produce. There is also a hangout area, where guests can enjoy a delicious drink after a busy day of fun or even watch movies under the stars.

Electricity is available at the main building on this site, where guests can charge mobile devices such as telephones, tablets, and laptops. Wi-Fi is also available in this spot.

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Guest Services

  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

During the high season, breakfast is provided from Tuesday to Saturday.

Location + Surroundings

  • National Park
  • Lake
  • Beach
  • Bus station
  • Supermarket
  • Airport
  • Shopping

Set on 40 hectares of wild nature, this idyllic, eco-friendly rental gives glampers the perfect opportunity to escape the hustle and bustle of city life, and to escape into nature for an unforgettable The Algarve has a well-deserved reputation among tourists as a beautiful beach holiday destination, with clear seas and sandy coves. However, this property allows guests to discover the hidden side of Portugal. It is situated in the western point of the Algarve, close to the beautiful Costa Vicentina Natural Park. It gives glampers the chance to stay in their own remote haven, completely surrounded by nature yet close to everything they could wish for including restaurants, shops, and beaches.

The nearest airport is Faro airport which is about an hour from the rental, and there is a bus station in nearby Lagos. Read More


  • Swimming
  • Bird watching
  • Meditation
  • Yoga on-site
  • Horseback riding on-site
  • Biking
  • Golfing
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Surfing
  • Water sports
  • Hiking
  • Stand-up paddleboarding

There is a huge range of activities and workshops offered at this site, and guests may even find that they go home with some new skills. For glampers looking to enjoy some exercise, they have the chance to take part in hiking or yoga classes. This can all be followed by a body massage or reiki session from one of the experienced hosts. When guests need to cool off on a hot, Portuguese afternoon, there are crystal clear lakes nearby for a dip.

Kids can build tree huts, rafts, and get dirty in the back-to-nature playground. There is also the chance for glampers to help out in the on-site organic certified vegetable gardens. In addition, glampers have the chance to enjoy natural gardening and permaculture, homestead crafts, and natural building. After a busy day of fun, glampers can enjoy socializing at the BBQ and pizza nights that are organized every week.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
    early check-in allowed additional charge
  • Check-out: 10:30 a.m.
    late check-out allowed additional charge
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No parties
  • Events allowed
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

  • You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 30 days prior to check in.
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Additional Information

Pets are not allowed.

The free Wi-Fi can be quite slow and limited.

There is a late check-in fee for anyone arriving after 8 p.m. of 20€ per booking.

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