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Avenida Marginal, Sao Martinho do Porto, Alcobaca 2460-096, Portugal
Ways to Experience Baia de Sao Martinho do Porto
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All reviews beautiful beach cafes and restaurants very nice place high season ideal for families calm waters fine sand busy beach young children nice village soft sand august tents bay porto shallow town
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best place to take pictures, sail, with lots of sun,clean sand, and beautiful views!With great restaurants and pubs nearby!

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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Wonderful town with an incredible bay. Nice morning jog or walk on the beach. The town is very quiet in the morning and had a nice weather in the middle of the heat wave in this August. Great night stop surrounded of nice attractions like...More

Thank Fananafana
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We visited this town on a late Sunday afternoon in August and it would have been easier to pick the Euromillions winning numbers than find a car parking space. The beach was almost as occupied as that of Benidorm. While I would prefer to visit...More

Thank positron5691
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

This place is the true hidden gem of this town. The food is delicious and it’s very quaint. It is tucked away, so it’s nice and quiet. They also have internet for their customers. I reccommend their batatas fritas for sure. The waitress is so...More

Thank Lauren F
Reviewed 1 August 2018

It is a fantastic place for its nature. Its bay, excellent for children who can swim without risk. The walks. The old part that you can reach by an elevator. And we could "participate" indirectly in: 24 hours beach spinning world record, Futhermore from Sao...More

Thank Laura G
Reviewed 17 July 2018

The council only clean this beach in the summer period, the rest of the year it is down to people like me who collect the plastics and glass and discarded fishing gear from the beach.

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Reviewed 24 June 2018

Sao Martinho do Porto is a lovely town dominated by a crescent beach and pedestrian promenade. Driving in from Foz do Arelho the first view of the bay as you drive into town is a sight. The narrow opening in the headlands allows the Atlantic...More

Thank FWontheroad
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

This was the beach that I've went the most back when I was living in Portugal. You can meet a couple of people here but usually you see more families than anything else. I don't think it gets overcrowded, although specially in August it's been...More

Thank 92Carlos92
Reviewed 23 November 2017

A lovely place perfect for a walk or swim sheltered spot from the Atlantic. Good parking and in September very peaceful

Thank Louise B
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit, drove over in the afternoon on a beautiful sunny day after rain in the morning. Parked facing the church on a cobbled one way system (well mostly one way) opposite the sea wall. It was afternoon so there were small groups...More

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28 June 2015|
Response from mjfcavaco | Reviewed this property |
On Sundays everything normally are open. There are one Park in the entrance of S. Martinho, close by Farol restaurant. It belongs to the Firefighters and all the money collected Góes to the Firefighter Committion. Take care... More
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Margaret V
21 June 2015|
Response from jojoloire |
Difficile de se stationner de juin en septembre le long de la plage ,mission quasi impossible un parking en bout de plage géré par les pompiers pour un prix très modique ,chercher dans les rues intérieures ou dans le haut du... More
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14 June 2015|
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Response from mariajose1603 | Reviewed this property |
Hello you can not rent a chair but you can buy one. You buses that travel direct from lisbon to são Martinho you search on the NET.
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