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Ideal For Couples wanting a luxurious base to explore the region from



Updated: 04-Sep-2016
Apartment in Sao Martinho do Porto, Silver Coast, Portugal - Boutique-Style One Bedroom Apartment with Wi-Fi

This modern luxury apartment is perfectly located - situated just a few minutes from the charming old town of Sao Martinho Do Porto with its cobbled streets, historic church, fresh produce market, cafes and local shops. Enjoy a pleasant stroll through the Old Town of San Martinho Do Porto, taking the newly designed Municipal glass lift directly into the heart of this popular cosmopolitan seaside town with its boutiques, bars, restaurants and cafes lining the promenade, overlooking the sheltered shell-shaped soft sandy beach. Ideal for a relaxing break, a long weekend away, a golfing holiday or as part of a wider exploration of this stunning Silver Coast region of Portugal.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

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About the Owner

My passion for travel began in my teens. I have since travelled extensively, often re-visiting the same places many times. The wonderful thing about travelling is that it gives me a personal insight into how people choose to live their lives. I was struck by the different elements in a person’s life that makes them tick; no matter the climate, the food, the tradition, the culture, we all share a common thread of humanity.

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Speaks English, French

Guestbook comments from the owner

"Thank you for the use of your wonderful apartment. The whole process was just so simple. The apartment itself was of the highest standard. When we return to the Silver Coast yours will be our only choice of destination" John, Shropshire, UK

"We really enjoyed our stay at the apartment - it looked just the same as in the pictures. Every morning, we had breakfast at the bakery only a 5 minute walk away. And after another 5 minutes we were on the beach. Great place" Katja & Rene, Netherlands

Wendy and I had a great time and the apartment was exactly as you described the fitting fixtures and equipment provided were excellent , it really was very comfortable and the bed was great!! Would certainly recommend it for a very relaxing & enjoyable holiday" Dereck, Tyne & Wear, UK

"It is a lovely place & wonderful for a restful holiday. The apartment is absolutely gorgeous & so easy to live in. The location of the apartment is excellent" Aileen, Dublin, Ireland
Jan 2011
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1 holidaymaker review


Comfortable and well located

  • 4 of 5

Comfortable apartment in a quiet and convenient location within walking distance of sea, bars and retaurants. Ideal for exploring or relaxing. Apartment was very clean and possessed all necessary amenities, including a nice shared swimming pool. The local bars are worth visiting and the restaurants, particularly those by the quay, serve great food with the fish a highlight. Value for money is extraordinary. The area is great for walking and we also enjoyed trips by local buses to nearby towns.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 24, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

I first came to this part of Portugal in 2009. My husband and I have enjoyed many happy and relaxing holidays in Sao Martinho Do Porto, returning every year. I love being by the sea and relaxing in the sunshine at one of the many bars and cafes lining the promenade. I just adore sitting outside drinking a coffee or glass of wine and watching the world go by, or simply looking out across the bay at the sunset. I was attracted to this apartment because of the high specification, the exquisite finish, its clean lines and the modern simple decor, fabrics and lighting. The pool area is secluded and is a perfect place for lounging & relaxing in the sunshine.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Lisbon at 80 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Café Incendio at 200 Metres Nearest Golf : Praia del Rey at 34 Kilometres Nearest Train : Sao Martinho do Porto at 0.5 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : A8 at 5 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Restaurant a Gaivota at 400 Metres Nearest Beach : Sao Martinho do Porto at 500 Metres Car: recommended

Sao Martinho Do Porto sits on the edge of a spectacular shell shaped bay, protected from the Atlantic and is one of the top 10 beaches in Portugal, also one of the safest. Perfect for families and small children. The bay is surrounded by a wide range of cafes, bars and restaurants with amazing views and breathtaking sunsets. It is also a very short drive to some of the most magnificent unspoilt beaches on the Silver Coast.


To take advantage of cheap flights, I am very flexible about bookings. I don't have a set changeover day.

Flights with EasyJet (UK - Lisbon), RyanAir (UK-Porto), BMI Baby, TAP, Iberia, British Airways.

Airport transfers available on request - 85€ each way

Bus transfer direct from Lisbon (1 hr). Nearest airport is Lisbon (55 mins drive), followed by Porto (about 2 hrs drive).

We recommend car hire in order to get the best out of this beautiful region.


Atlantic Coastline – (5 mins) unrivalled views of the sweeping coastline leading to the fantastic and lesser known beach of Salgado.

Obidos (15 mins) beautiful, picturesque village with walled ramparts. Alcobaca (25 mins) magnificent 12th century Monastery.

Sintra (1hr) The National Palace & Park sits on the hillside high above the fairy-tale town of Sintra.

Further Details:

Fresh produce market every morning (except Mondays) just around the corner from the apartment. Local producers set up their own stall (fruit, veg, flowers etc), including a superb fresh fish stall. There is a popular café & patisserie opposite the market along with shops & supermarket just a short walk from the apartment. We have our own high speed Wi-Fi broadband in the apartment.


Rental rates

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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £150

Booking Notes:
25% deposit confirms the booking, payable in either Euros or Sterling by bank transfer or cheque. The rest falls due 8 weeks before the holiday plus a £100 damage deposit; refundable 7 days after the end of your holiday.

I would urge clients to take out holiday insurance. Standard terms and conditions apply.

Changeover Day:
I am very flexible about changeovers, particularly because it makes a huge difference to the cost of flights. don't think you have to book set days or weeks - just let me know when you'd like to stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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From the Owner

I love the proximity and quality of the fantastic cafés, local market, beaches and spectacular scenery, the ease of parking and the relaxing community of the old town. I have worked hard to equip the apartment with absolutely everything you will need for a relaxing holiday. I'm very lucky to have Orlando, a fantastic local property manager, who really cares about my guests. It's very important to me that my guests have an enjoyable holiday.

Property Type

  • apartment


  • Romantic


  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...


  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • Books ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool

Onsite Services

  • Massage


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town


  • bay
  • churches
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing

Floor Area

  • 60 m²


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Beautiful blue marble bathroom with bath, power shower, basin and vanity unit, WC and bidet.


  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2/4 Notes on bedrooms: Double bedroom with King sized bed, 2 bedside tables and lamps, wardrobe with hanging and drawer space. Hairdryer. Integral speakers for listening to your favourite music or radio.


  • Golf ...
  • Veranda ...


  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • Clean lines, modern simple decor, delicate fabrics and soft lighting. Air-conditioning, central vacuum system, central sound system, electric thermal window shutters, secure underground parking. Interior furniture & fabrics designed & sourced by interior designer, Tereza Avezedo Coutinho. Outside: Private balcony with table and chairs. Good sized shared pool surrounded by large secluded decked area with sun loungers and private shower/changing facilities. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All bed linen & towels are provided & included in the price Additional cleaning and laundry services are available on request

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