Welcome to Portugal's Silver Coast
The Silver Coast is a beautiful region of Portugal, relatively untouched by tourism. Miles of golden sand beaches and rolling sand-dunes meet lush countryside; bustling market and fishing towns mix with medieval history and traditional Portuguese culture. Less than an hour North from Lisbon Airport, the Silver Coast is the perfect backdrop for a holiday in Portugal full of opportunities to relax and explore.
Famous for its sliver skies at sunset and watersport perfect oceans. Once experienced, Portugal's Silver Coast will call you back year after year. Perfect for the annual summer family trip or a group getaway anytime, the Praia del Rey Silver Coast is a need to know destination.
Experience the gems of Portugal, but without the crowds of the Algarve. The golden sandy beaches are footprint perfect with oceans that are a dream location for water sport activities. From expert surfer to new beginner, the sparkling lagoon at Obidos is the ideal playground for all the family to try their hand at paddleboard, surf, sailing and any new sport the friendly local adventure schools have to offer
Golf lovers will be kept more than happy with choice of award courses including Praia del Rey and Westcliffs which are really a showcase of the dual beaut of the region. From first tee, you start a round to a backdrop of stunning nature set in cliff tops, pine trees and sand dunes. All are welcome at the Marriot resort Clubhouse for after golf cocktail or one of their dedicated evenings of live music or wine tasting.
Holidaymakers are well catered for by local restaurants serving the catch of the day, fine wines and jugs of white sangria. Enjoy the real cultural of Portugal towns in the nearby towns of Óbidos rich with medieval architecture and heritage buildings, still sharing Portuguese traditions at daily food and shopping markets.
We look forward to welcoming you to the Silver Coast of Portugal. Everyone is here to relax, enjoy and discover.
Find out more about Portugal's Silver Coast
The Praia del Rey Golf and Beach Resort is more than just first-class golf. The resort is designed to make the most of the beautiful views over the Atlantic Ocean to the Berlenga islands. You can enjoy the views from the 5 star Marriott hotel, the Golf Club House or the Italian Restaurant Argento.
Miles of golden sand beach stretch along the coast to Baleal island and then continues in a huge bay round to Peniche. At Baleal relaxed beach bars and surf schools are dotted along the sand dunes overlooking the expanse of beach in front.
The Silver Coast is a beautiful unspoilt stretch of coastline, stretching from Ericeira just north of Lisbon to Figueira da Foz, south of Porto, so called because the Atlantic Ocean turns to silver as the sun sets. The rolling countryside, medieval towns and easy access to Lisbon, one of Europes’ great capital cities, make the Silver Coast.
Óbidos is considered to be one of the jewels of Portugal’s national heritage and is World Heritage Site. Recaptured from the Moors in 1418, Óbidos was once the favourite retreat of King Sancho I and was a wedding gift from King Diniz to Queen.
This is our selection of nearby Silver Coast Restaurants. As a general rule, restaurants on the Silver Coast open at 7pm for dinner. Many close on Sunday evenings and all day on Monday, because the fisherman don’t fish on Sundays. Cozinha d’el Rei.
Find out about all the activities you can do during your holiday including booking golf at Praia del Rey or neighbouring courses, surf lessons and Children’s activities plus Tennis, Watersports, day trips and more.
Some of the best beaches in Portugal are Silver Coast Beaches. Golden sand beaches stretch for miles and even at the height of Summer there is always a cooling breeze coming from the Atlantic.
Car hire – We strongly recommend hiring a car for your Silver Coast holiday. It will ensure you have the freedom to explore everything the Silver Coast has to offer, including medieval towns, countryside and beaches and local vineyards.