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EPIC SANA Algarve Hotel

Algarve, Praia da Falesia

With a choice of hotel rooms, suites and apartments, the 5-star EPIC SANA Algarve sits beside Praia da Falésia, the only beach in the Algarve to have been awarded the European Union's prestigious Golden Flag. The resort is surrounded by pine forests and rooms have been designed with décor that harmonises with this. The resort boasts five outdoor pools, including two for children, along with an indoor pool. There is a choice of restaurants and bars with modern menus using excellent regional ingredients. The 1500m² Sayanna Wellness Centre offers nine treatment rooms, an outdoor pavilion for couples massages, indoor pool, sauna and steam room. Nearby there is a range of golf courses, shopping, restaurants and bars.

The hotel has 229 rooms. 
Hotel child prices apply to ages 0-5 and 6-12 years. 

  • Close to Golden Flag Praia da Falesia beach
  • Huge 1,500-square-metre wellness centre
  • Five pools, including two for kids
  • ‘Little Stars’ kids’ club
  • Award-winning Mediterranean restaurant

Added value

Early booking discount

Save up to 20% discount on the hotel price for holidays between 01 November 2017 - 31 October 2018 booked by 31 January 2018.

Free room upgrade

Guests staying in a Deluxe Room Resort View, Deluxe Pool View Room, Deluxe Ocean Facing Room, Deluxe Suite Ocean Facing, Deluxe Garden Suite and the So Suite will receive a free room upgrade to the next category for holidays between 02 January - 28 March 2018 booked by 31 January 2018.

Free half board

For holidays between 02 April - 31 October 2018 when staying in a Deluxe Room Resort View, Deluxe Pool View Room, Deluxe Ocean Facing Room, Deluxe Suite Ocean Facing and Deluxe Garden Suite booked by 28 February 2018.

Hotel special offer

Guests receive up to two Sunbeds plus Umbrella, Mineral Water and Newspaper free of charge on Falesia Beach for holidays between 01 June - 30 September 2018 (only applies when staying in a Deluxe Garden Suite).

Please note not all offers are combinable.


Bars & Restaurants


Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner
As the resort's main restaurant, this venue has a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere and serves both fresh buffets and à la carte menus throughout the day. Abyad offers a menu influenced by international cuisines and showcases a varied menu, for an extensive range of tastes. Enjoy delicious food both inside or al fresco.

Al Quimia

Open for dinner
Boasting resort views, a spacious terrace and Mediterranean fine dining, this venue gives an intimate touch. This restaurant was the proud winner of the Portuguese national award 'Revelation Restaurant of 2014'. Reservations are advisable. 

Dress code: Smart casual. 

Open Deck

Opening Times:
10:30 - 18:30

Opening Dates:
This restaurant is seasonal

Situated at the poolside, this charming venue features contemporary décor, complimented by its fabulous location near the sea, beach and pine forests. Enjoy Mediterranean flavours throughout the day, either around the pool or a lunch on the deck. At night, enjoy delicious seafood and a sumptuous selections of meats from the barbecue.


Epic Sana has a selection of bars suited to all times of day, whether it's a refreshing daytime drink at the Lima pool bar,  a pre-dinner cocktail at Bluum Bar, or a long drink to unwind with at the By Epic lounge. Between them, the bars offer light bites and snacks to enjoy throughout the day. 

Beach & Pools

Beach Access

Guests receive private access to Falésia beach, entailing a scenic walk via a wooden suspension bridge, and through pine forests towards the sand!

For Families

Little Stars Kids' Club

Opening Times:
10:00 - 13:00
14:00 - 18:00
Theme evenings between 20:00 - 22:00 are available during the peak season.

Catering to children aged between 4-12 years, the Little Stars Kids' Club has a wide range of entertaining activities from face painting to outdoor games.

Spa & Wellness

Sayanna Wellness Centre

A visit to the wellness centre is recommended, with an extensive treatment menu available, fitness facilities and an indoor heated pool.

Activities & Entertainment

Sports facilities

The resort hosts a variety of outdoor options, with an area, easily converted into volleyball, basketball and tennis courts or futsal pitch. For keen golfers, the resort offers access to special green fees at a selection of golf courses in the Algarve.

About the location
Praia de Falesia is a peaceful little resort known locally as 'the beach town'. It's not hard to see why - its beach is one of the biggest in Portugal, with several kilometres of golden sand sloping out from terracotta cliffs. Popular with locals and visitors from nearby towns, this pretty-as-a-picture beach is flanked by pine trees and the cliffs (the falesia in its name), which make for a scenic backdrop as well as acting as a natural windbreak. The town itself is laid-back with a traditional feel, offering up a handful of hotels and plenty of restaurants, plus two golf courses on its outskirts. Praia da Falesia's proximity to other resorts is a big plus; less than 30 minutes by car are the bustling waterfront of Olhos d'Agua and Vilamoura, a heavyweight destination in the Algarve.
Transfer time
35 minutes transfer from Faro airport
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Lovely location and fantastic hotel
shivan4u, London, United Kingdom
Tripadvisor review Nov 26 2017
Staff very friendly, located in a fantastic location with easy access to beach, the vegetation in and around the hotel has been maintained well. The rooms were pretty good and the facilities were...
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Tranquility at its best
jack1338, edinburgh
Tripadvisor review Nov 18 2017
Stayed at This beautiful hotel and never failed to relax , the whole hotel is so calming and oozes quality , the location for the stunning beach is fantastic , however if you require the usual...
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