Through an online vote, on the site of The Yacht Harbour Association, which took place between the months of November and December 2014, the National and International customers voted for the "Marina Of the Year 2015" Award in the category of Best International Marina 2015.
These awards considered the Oscars of Nautical Tourism are sponsored by The Yacht Harbour Association in conjunction with the British Marine Federation UK.
The vote of customers was based on the environmental criteria, safety, comfort, quality of infrastructure and services, as well as good management practices.
Vilamoura and Albufeira are both "5 Gold Anchor" marinas along with Lagos and Portimão representing the highest level of quality of marinas worldwide.
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Source: The Yacht Harbour Association