Longevity Wellness Resort
Nestled among the beautiful hills close to the Algarve coastline, Longevity Wellness Resort is the first medical spa resort in Portugal, boasting an exclusive partnership with La Clinique de Paris and an incredibly luxurious and relaxing setting.
Longevity Wellness Resort has now moved to Vilalara Thalassa Resort on the beautiful Algarve coastline. Please visit the Vilalara page for further details or contact one of our Europe specialists to discuss your requirements in more detail.
At a Glance
Set in a protected nature reserve with breathtaking views over the mountains and the Algarve coastline
First resort-based medical spa in Portugal
Choose between state-of-the-art programs and packages tailored to the individual
Treatments focus on three main areas: wellness and relaxation, beauty and rejuvenation, health and longevity
5* facilities in a stunning setting
Meet our specialists
To start planning your vacation to Longevity Wellness Resort
Awarded the 2013 Tatler Spa award for the Most Life-Changing Spa, Longevity Wellness Resort offers a full medical spa with all the comforts of a five star hotel. As the name suggests, the focus here is on physical wellbeing and the resort is a world away from the cold, clinical atmosphere and meagre meals normally associated with medical spa retreats. Instead, Longevity provide luxury suites in a tranquil setting, with healthy gourmet cuisine and wellness programs tailored to the individual.
The Longevity Medical Spa is a pioneer in preventive anti-ageing medicine, providing an integrated approach based on advanced scientific and medical technologies for early detection, diagnosis, prevention and correction of age-related imbalances. The spa take a holistic approach to sustaining health, happiness and vitality through proper nutrition, regular exercise, natural supplements, hydration, rest, regular monitoring, regular detoxification and quality sleep.
Operated in an exclusive partnership with La Clinique de Paris, Longevity Medical Spa boasts an extraordinary medical team, each an accomplished specialist in the critical areas of aesthetics, nutrition, fitness, anti-ageing and longevity. La Clinique de Paris was founded and is still currently lead by renowned specialist Dr. Claude Chauchard with over 30 years of experience in the fields of Ageing management.
You can choose from a range of treatments during your stay, or enrol in one of the seven-night wellness programs. These are structured around what you wish to achieve from your stay and include Detox, Fitness, Weight Management and Relax and Pamper.
Longevity has 135 Wellness Suites with either resort, mountain or coastal views. The spacious and beautifully appointed suites range between 60m2 - 90m2 and have an en suite with walk-in shower, a separate living area and dining area with kitchenette. All suites have either a balcony or terrace with outdoor furniture. Other features include air-conditioning / central heating, Flat screen TV
Satellite TV with video on-demand, safe and complimentary internet access (cable).
Longevity is really suited to adults; most services and facilities are only available to guests over 16 years of age. In summer vacations, the resort does offer a Kids Club away from the main buildings so as to maintain the peaceful ambience of the retreat for other guests.
Food is key to any stay and Longevity has a philosophy of providing delicious, gourmet dishes with tremendous health benefits. The ingredients are fresh, seasonal, of the highest quality and mostly locally sourced. The restaurant, Longevity Cuisine by Olivier, offers both indoor and al fresco seating on the terrace. A Wellness buffet breakfast is served daily, with an a la carte menu for lunch and dinner. Personalized nutritional meal plans are available and all dietary requirements are catered for.
The floor to ceiling windows of the Wellness Bar provide panoramic views of the local countryside. The menu offers a wide selection of fresh, natural shakes, nutrient-rich and colorful anti-oxidant smoothies, premium herbal teas and wine selection from the region´s premium wineries. The Longevity Spa Café also serves lighter meals by the pool.
Room service is available 24 hours and the restaurant will make up lunch boxes if you are out and about during the day.
Along with the Medical Spa, the resort has both indoor and outdoor heated pools, a relaxation spa, a fitness center, cinema room, yoga deck, meditation room and games lounge.
Longevity offers a range of activities to help you take advantage of the beautiful surroundings. There are daily group fitness activities and wellness coaching workshops offered to all guests free of charge. Choose from Pilates, nature hiking, yoga, relaxation techniques, stretching, power plate, aqua-fit, dance and many more. Pre-registration is required, early registration is recommended.
Location & Directions
Nestled in the green hills of Monchique, in the heart of a protected nature reserve, Longevity is surrounded by cork and pine trees and fields of lavender. The location is known for its mild Mediterranean climate, pure fresh air, and gorgeous coastal views.
When to go
The Algarve has a mild climate with more than 300 days of sunshine a year. It is generally warm and sunny in May with the evenings being quite cool. By June the weather generally settles in a pattern of long hot sunny days and balmy evenings, especially in July and August. Rain is unlikely but it can happen from time to time. Throughout the summer months it can be windy especially during the afternoon. June and September are particularly pleasurable months.