Find out the coolest spots to sleep and to eat in the sunny coastal city of Figueira da Foz, owner of a truly unrivalled charm!
Sleeping in Figueira da Foz
Malibu Foz Hotel & Restaurant
The Malibu Foz Hotel & Restaurant is a four star hotel complex with 94 rooms, including 60 suites.
The hotel is located in the heart of the coastal city of Figueira da Foz, which is two hours from Lisbon and Porto Airports, close to the beach and the Figueira Casino.
It is the ideal hotel for couples or families, offering numerous activities: surfing on the famous beaches nearby, sailing, cycling or jogging.
The Hotel also has truly cozy spaces, such as: the Septimo Cigar Lounge, a library (where you can read or enjoy snacks), a movie theater and even a lounge bar.
Costa de Prata Hotel
The Costa de Prata Hotel is a modern 3-star hotel situated in the center of the coastal city Figueira da Foz, 50 meters from Claridade Beach and the Figueira Casino, which enjoys a superb view of the sea, the river, and the Serra da Boa Viagem.
This unit has 68 rooms, among which are 5 connecting rooms. All the rooms, recently renovated, are equipped with private bathrooms with hairdryer, TV, telephone, air conditioning, and free internet. Its current decor, with soft, light tones and full of natural light, invites you to relax.
The hotel also has a panoramic breakfast room with an excellent sea view, a living room, bar, and business center. A U-shaped conference room with capacity for 60 people and free wireless internet throughout the hotel complement the offer.
Located at the heart of the coastal city of Figueira da Foz, with a convenient location of only 100 meters from the sea, Exe Wellington Hotel features a discreet and sophisticated ambience. Surrounded by the best leisure spots, this facility is found beside Figueira Casino, in the center of the city.
Exe Wellington has 59 rooms: 51 double rooms, 2 family suites, and 6 junior suites, which stands out for its elegant, carefully thought, cozy and modern décor.
All rooms are equipped with air conditioning, hairdryer, telephone, cable TV, Wi-Fi, safe, minibar and other services.
Bacharéis Charming House
Beautifully located at the noblest area of the historical centre of Figueira da Foz, Bacharéis Charming House, housed in a 19th century building, that opened its doors to the public this year. Time, History and authenticity are the main pillars of this exquisite accommodation.
This 3-storey charm hotel has 7 rooms and 2 independent apartments, located in the attic, offering all the modern comfort to its guests. In fact, Bacharéis Charming House pays tribute to several generations of judges who lived in this century-old house, leaving its impressive marks. The hotel tells the many stories of those persons who inhabited the house by exhibiting several historical documents and photographs in a true time travel!
The decoration of this hotel is incredibly sober, providing a sense of cosiness and belonging. The main architectural features of the building have been carefully preserved. All the details matter. The Reading Room has a pleasant indoor patio, where guests can enjoy a soothing time.
Bacharéis Charming House organises activities for its guests, such as: picnics with bike tours along the coastal road of Figueira da Foz, sailing or boat trips.
Fonte da Foz - Bed & Breakfast Terrace
The charming guest house Fonte da Foz - Bed & Breakfast Terrace, located in the magnificent coastal city of Figueira da Foz, was born after an unforgettable trip around the world. The couple of owners, Laurence and Bernard, wanted to create a spot that reflected their passion for travel and that also celebrated the way they were so warmly welcomed in such remote places of the world.
The building was completely renovated by employing materials from Portugal, thus promoting environmental sustainable solutions. The installation of a heat bomb with solar panels is one good example.
Fonte da Foz - Bed & Breakfast Terrace combines the unique ambiance and sophistication of a boutique hotel with the friendliness of a guest house. This accommodation has 8 rooms including 2 suites. It also organises activities for guests in the region of Figueira da Foz and picnic baskets for outdoor tours.
Eating out in Figueira da Foz
Housed in the CAE - Centro de Artes e Espectáculos, the restaurant Olaias is owned by Pedro Ferreira, a former wine expert who opened this fine dining spot. A flavour cuisine mainly focused on the "carolino" rice of Low Mondego. Rice is actually the almighty king of this house.
These specialities are made with time with very strong sauces. Comfort food contrasting with the cosmopolitan atmosphere.
The wine selection is absolutely flawless.
Located in the welcoming seaside quarter of Buarcos, Marégrafo is the ideal place to taste some wonderful "petiscos", as well as the most delicious seafood and fish in Figueira da Foz.
This restaurant offers its guests a truly familiar ambience, a pleasant terrace with an unrivalled view over the sea!
You should definitely taste the fish soup served in bread, a true speciality of this welcoming restaurant.
Puro Food & Drinks
Puro Food & Drinks is a truly unique spot in Figueira da Foz, where you can taste the most delicious oysters in town, as well as codfish loin!
This restaurant serves absolutely irresistible brunches, toasts, pancakes and other mouth-watering specialities.
The building was designed by prestigious Portuguese architect João Mendes Ribeiro.
Heavenly located in the almost untouched Murtinheira beach, in Figueira da Foz, SAND Murtinheira is the perfect Summer spot. The place to enjoy the endless wonders of a wild beach, as well as great food and welcoming atmosphere.
SAND Murtinheira is owned by a former civil engineer, Hugo, who decided to change his life completely. He is now the Chef of this incredible restaurant that serves both fusion cuisine and regional food, where fish is obviously the main attraction. Hugo is helped in the kitchen by his mother who prepares the most mouth-watering comfort food. Only the best regional and season products are employed. The "petiscos" are basically irresistible!
The view over the sea is gorgeous, as well as the involving mood of the place. Good vibes only at this inspiring spot of Figueira da Foz!