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Modern apartment with pool, large private terrace, 3 minute walk to beach

Bedrooms 2
Space 968 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

Apartment in Sao Martinho do Porto, 2 bedrooms, 6 people

Ideally situated 2 bedroom modern ground floor apartment which sleeps up to 6 people. Escellent location, just a 3-minute walk to the beach for shops, bars and restaurants and a great central location to many nearby attractions.

Front and back spacious terrace / balcony - East and West facing for all day sunshine. Modern kitchen with washing machine, dishwasher and all mod-cons. Air-conditioning and heating within the apartment. Private underground parking. Shared pool and children's play area. Families catered for with a travel cot, highchair, dvd's and toys provided.

- Fully equipped modern kitchen with granite tops, cooker and hob, dishwasher, washing machine, large fridge/freezer, microwave, kettle, coffee machine, toaster, large kitchen table and chairs.

- Large lounge/dining room. The sofa converts to a double bed. TV and DVD player provided along with a number of English DVD's. TV cabinet and large sideboard provides ample room for storage.

- Dining Room with table and chairs which can seat up to 8.

- Bedroom 1 with a double bed and fitted wardrobes, TV and DVD

- Bedroom 2 with twin beds and fitted wardrobe (plus travel cot).

- Bathroom with shower and bath, wc, bidet.

- 2 terraces, BBQ, outside furniture.

- Large shared pool with seperate children's pool.

- Large garden area with outside toilets. Childrens playground.

- Private underground parking and additional roadside parking.

- Security intercom entry system.

Bedlinen and towels are included. The property is cleaned before and after your use. There isn't a standard cleaning service during your stay, but this can be arranged at an extra charge. Please advise when booking.

More Details
Registration Number : 3554/AL

Richard Myles
Member since: 2010
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, Our management company speaks many languages.
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
13 July, 2018

About Richard Myles

My name is Richard and my wife is Nicky. We bought this apartment seven years ago after falling in love with Sao Martinho do Porto. We have two children, Georgie (12) and Jake (10). As we have been going to the apartment since Georgie was a toddler and Jake a baby, we have collected all the necessary equipment and toys along the way to cater really well for children. It is a great place for adults and children of all ages, with plenty to keep everyone occupied.

Richard Myles purchased this apartment in 2008

Why Richard Myles chose São Martinho do Porto

The beach and the location means you don't have to get in the car if you don't want to and can do as little or as much as you like. Even though you can get away with speaking English (or German/French etc) throughout your holiday, this is still very much a Portuguese town. Everyone is extremely friendly and helpful and we love coming out here.

What makes this apartment unique

The apartment is so close to the beach (3 minutes walk) with a great selection of shops, bars, restaurants and parks all in walking distance. The pool is a really big bonus as it is one of the largest we know of in Sao Martinho Do Porto.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"Perfect apartment for families with kids. Good location close to the beach. The two balconies were huge and used by us frequently. The apartment had a lot of children stuff which was appreciated by our kids. Pool was huge and not too crowded. Very helpful and friendly owners. All in all great place and we had a lovely time!"

"We had a fabulous time! We will definitely be going back as it's such a beautiful place! We thorougly enjoyed our stay at the apartment, and it had everything we needed, so thank you for that - definitely a home away from home, especially with all the toys and DVD's etc for the little one!"

"This was our first trip abroad with our 3 children and the apartment was ideal for a young family. The balconies were large and fully enclosed, the owner had provided a cot, highchair, sun parasol, toys and even some dvd's to keep them amused. The location was excellent to the beach and an excellent range of restaurants."
Jul 2010
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in São Martinho do Porto in Municipality of Alcobaça

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 968 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot
  • Lounge area has a double sofa-bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • bay
  • churches
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Owners apartment which is loved and cared for.


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(18 traveller reviews)

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Modern apartment with pool, large private terrace, 3 minute walk to beach
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Pleasant apartment

  • 5 of 5

Well equipped apartment (seemed to cater well for children) perfect for exploring Costa de Prata. As we were there in December (says November at bottom of this form - arrived on 30th November) didn't try the pool but it did look beautiful.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Sao Martinho do Porto is a lovely place with a great safe beach

  • 4 of 5

Apartment is well kept with plenty of equipment and a great location for the beach and the main areas of Sao Matinho. The surrounding areas are also really worth a visit as it is in a good location for sight seeing but a car in necessary . I would recommend this apartment. On the downside don't expect a great view from the apartment as there isn't one but the location more than makes up for it

  • Review Submitted: 15-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Awesome Holiday, Awesome Apartment

  • 5 of 5

This was our first ever trip to Portugal and it didn't disappoint. The town is is ideal for a family or couple wanting a chilled holiday by a lovely beach in a lovely town. Plenty to keep everyone amused, a brilliant choice of restaurants and bars and loads to do if you want to venture further afield. The apartment was spotless, spacious and far better than we'd dared hope it would be. The owners had gone to the trouble of making sure there were plenty of games, DVDs, stuff for the beach and all sorts of extras that you normally wouldn't expect from a holiday let. It immediately made us feel welcome and is the sort of personal touch that makes it stand out. It's well situated too, just a very short walk to the town and the beach.

I'm not normally one for writing reviews but this holiday deserves it. Thanks.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Another fabulous holiday.

  • 5 of 5

Still a wonderful place. Will be coming back again, again!

  • Review Submitted: 19-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely Apartment

  • 5 of 5

The apartment met all our needs, the rooms were all a good size and two big balconies. The position of the apartment was also great only a few minutes stroll to the seafront. The resort was marvellous, plenty of restaurants and bars overlooking the sea. In fact we liked it so much that we are considering retiring there in a couple of years. Would definitely use the apartment again in the meantime if we come back to that part of Portugal. Would definitely recommend a stay here.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely Apartment, Great Location

  • 5 of 5

This was our third stay in this apartment and we have really enjoyed our family holidays there. The apartment is clean and modern with 2 spacious bedrooms and it is fully equipped with everything you could need for your stay. It is located only a few minutes walk from a great beach. There is a large pool and there are balconies at the front & back of the apartment which is great for catching the sun all day.

Sao Marthino has lots of good restaurants and beach bars to choose from and prices very reasonable. There is an Intermarche 5 mins drive away and a larger supermarket in Caldas Da Rainha which is about 15 mins drive. There is also a great market up in the old town which has wonderful fruit, veg and some amazing fish.

The location is a great base for visiting nearby towns and beaches and it is also just over an hour from Lisbon.

The owner Richard has always been great to deal with and I would have no hesitation in recommending this apartment to others.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Car: recommended


- 3 minute walk to beach.


- Nearest airport is Lisbon (1 hour drive).

- Porto airport is 2.5 hours.

- Car hire is recommended but not essential.

- Although Sao Martinho do Porto has a train station it is a local line so a car would give more flexibility.


- 10 minute walk to the Old Town Market, open every morning with fantastic fresh produce (great bread, fish and fruit)

- 15 minute walk (3 min drive) to the supermarket (Intermarche)

- 2 minute walk to local Portuguese general store

- 3 minute walk to beach and promenade for bars and restaurants

- 20 min drive to Nazare

- 20 min to Obidos the famous medieval walled town.

- 15 mins toCaldas da Raina

- 1 hour Lisbon and Sintra

Further Details:

A 'what to do' information pack will be in the apartment for when you arrive and this will provide you additional information on local activities, places to visit, things to do etc.

We have a management company based in Martinho and can be contacted at any time for any questions. They speak a number of languages inlcuding English, Portuguese, German, Italian, French.


25 minutes away from 3 golf courses. Praia Del Rey, Golden Eagle Golf and Country Club and Vimeiro.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

A security deposit of 100 euros (or GBP) is required to be paid prior to arrival. The deposit is then returned after departure providing that there is no damage to the apartment, furnishings and equipment.

Changeover Day:

We are flexible on the timing for changeover days where possible. If we do have guests coming in the afternoon we would ask you to leave by 10am.

If preferred, the owner of the property accepts payment directly via bank transfer to a UK or Portuguese bank - please contact for details of this as required.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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