Beach, swimming pool and surroundings
The apartment building design is like 2 half round buildings and has a shared swimming pool and sunbathing area. The swimming pool is positioned sheltered between the 2 buildings and is the meeting place for apartment buildings residents of various nationalities.
It is located in the tiny coastal village called Paredes da Vitoria, that excels in splendid fish restaurants. For example “O tonico“. All just minutes away from your beach apartment with sea view Portugal.
The beach is at 100 metres from the apartment. You pass the boulevard and you are experiencing directly one of the most beautiful beaches of the Costa de Prata of Portugal. The lagoons with seawater remaining during low tide as well as the small river that flows straight into the sea, provide loads of fun for the kids while the waves are perfect for surfing, water boards or kite surfing. The surf school is situated below your apartment building.
From the beach you have a stunning view to the sandstone rocks that rival the famous pictures from the Algarve. The beach has various nice bars and the small boulevard has a nice playground and artificial grass pitch to kick a ball or other sportive activities.
The coastline is a variation of long and small sandy beaches with rocks, cliffs, caves and sometimes dunes. You find Nazaré , a popular beach town, 10 km south while 10 km north Sao Pedro do Moel is situated, a beach town in a more classic style.
The village Paredes da Vitoria is surrounded by the largest pine tree forest of Europe. It offers lots of hiking and biking experiences. You will sea the Portuguese residents relaxed making and taking their lunch at the public BBQ place with play garden. Take your charcoals with you and experience a typical Portuguese family summer afternoon.
There are various hiking trails and nice cycling paths through the forest or alongside the sea. The holiday beach apartment SolMar has available 3 bikes for adults, a child seat and one children´s bike with pull bar to be connected with the adult bike.
If you want to discover, the countryside is full with nature and culture. For us, this was the reason to live in this area. Casa Cantiga resort is situated half an hour drive south east towards Alcobaça. We ensure that the information for your discovery is available. You can also participate to activities we organise from Casa Cantiga resort like a tough hiking journey or outdoor karting.
The tiny village has a mini mercado and within 10 minutes you are at the supermarkets in Pataias or Nazaré.
Wifi en car park
In the beach apartment Portugal “SolMar” you have availability of a private and free wifi network, flat screen TV with Portuguese channels and a media player full with movies and music. Of course you can take your own as well!
You have your own parking place for your car in the parking garage under the building.
The appropriate holiday period
This beach apartment Portugal “SolMar” is a perfect place for your holiday throughout the whole year. In the summer holiday the tiny town is full with people and still cosy. The beach is full with shaded tents to rent, a volleyball field, happiness, sun worshippers, playing kids and handsome surfers.
From June till mid September, the lifeguards pay good attention to ensure a safe dive in the sea.
The spring holidays in Paredes da Vitoria are for experiencing an oasis of tranquillity, space and sun. Only the weekends are busier, the Sunday afternoon is used to for an extended family lunch!
Holiday in the autumn period brings warmer sea water and perfect waves for the surfers. The weather remains lovely, like spring or even some weeks with the Indian summer.
The winter is the time to enjoy long walks on the endless beaches. The days are short but the sun still has a lot of power. Many sunny days you can still enjoy in T shirts but as soon as the sun goes down, the temperature drops significantly.
The Christmas and New Years period assures a fully loaded town. During the great New Year´s festival on the beach, the music keeps you dancing. In your beach apartment Portugal you can enjoy the fireworks from the first row! What a perfect winter holiday!
In conclusion; a perfect climate to enjoy your beach holiday 365 days a year!
We make your holiday easier by offering you the various holiday services. Take a look and relax in your preparations!
Look also at our “eating & drinking” page and understand amongst others that at Casa Cantiga you don´t have obliged consumptions, etc.. In case one of you have Celiac disease, feel welcome and safe for your gluten free holiday at Casa Cantiga.