Palace, 11 bedrooms, for Sale
Extraordinary palace in the heart of São Martinho do Porto's Av. Marginal. São Martinho do Porto is a parish in the municipality of Alcobaça, with a unique vitality in terms of beaches, nature, and history. It has one of the most beautiful beaches in the country - a bay with calm waters and fine white sands. São Martinho do Porto was even voted Portugal's best family beach by the 2015 Beach Guide. Located 1 hour from Lisbon and 15 minutes from Nazaré, this town offers all the amenities you need. Due to its calm waters, the bay's beach is perfect for children. This also allows for a wide range of water sports. On one side of the bay there is a harbor with several restaurants, bars and street cafes, while on the other you will find Europe's largest dune - 50 meters tall and about 200 meters long. The palace was listed as a municipal value property by the Ministry of Culture in 1996 and was fully renovated in 2005. In 2006 it ranked first in the renovated buildings category. It operated as a hotel until 2019 and features 11 en-suite bedrooms. The basement comprises several rooms previously dedicated to hotel services: a garage, locker rooms, a bar, a games room, and a room that hosts a miniature car museum. This room can also host parties or conferences. The entrance floor consists of a reception desk area, two dining rooms, a waiting room, a kitchen, a pantry, and four suites, one of which is adapted to people with reduced mobility. The second floor comprises seven other suites, one of which with a very well-kept secret! All rooms have air conditioning, and there is also a lift. The outside area is absolutely wonderful, with a terrace rising above street level and offering some of the most beautiful views of São Martinho Bay and its stunning sunset. An excellent opportunity and a unique property.