Vilamoura Marina has just received the Publituris Award for Best Marina 2017. The announcement was made today at the BTL - International Tourism Fair.
This award recognizes once again the Marina of Vilamoura asone of the most prestigious in the international nautical environment, for its unique characteristics and excellent service.
Over the last four decades, Vilamoura Marina, the first to be built in Portugal, has been recognized by its users as one of the best in the world. It was recently honored with the award "INTERNATIONAL MARINA OF DISTINCTION: 2015-2017", awarded by The Yacht Harbor Association (TYHA).
With a capacity of 825 berths, for boats between 6 and 60 meters in length, the Marina has a blue flag and certifications 9001 and 14001, referring to quality and concern for the environment. Classified as a Five Anchors Marina, it is served by a fully equipped shipyard that guarantees the maintenance of the vessels. In addition, around 100 establishments around the Marina guarantee the satisfaction of all the needs of visitors.
It hosts several races each year, such as Carnival Regatta, has an International Training Center for High Competition and in June organizes the Boat Show.
The Publituris Portugal Trade Awards are organized since 2010. This year, more than 90 were named in 14 categories. The nominees were chosen by the Publituris team and the winners elected by a weighted average between the votes of the Publituris newsletter subscribers (40%) and the jury votes (60%).
In the Marinas category, besides Vilamoura were the competition Albufeira, Lagos, Portimão, Cascais, Horta and Troia.