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Book a hotel near Estoril and you’ll find yourself near a sunny beach, grand hotel restaurants and a casino with musical shows and multiple slot machines to keep guests entertained. Estoril has also some of Portugal’s finest golf courses too, such as Estoril Golf club.
Estoril also hosts international events like MotoGP at Estoril Circuit, the Estoril Open and Estoril Jazz.
Things to Do in Estoril
Relax on Tamariz Beach, one of the most popular beaches in the area, located right in front of the casino. It’s usually crowded during the sunny days and summer nights, with live DJs providing the entertainment. The beach is easily recognisable due to the stunning castle that overlooks it, which today is a private residence.
Surf at Carcavelos Beach, a wide golden sand beach with great waves. Just after a little peace and quiet? Check out Sao Pedro do Estoril Beach where you can simply chill out under the sun.
Just a short drive from Estoril is Cascais, a picturesque village with cobblestone streets, historic palaces, amazing seafood restaurants, shops and museums. You can also indulge in the simple pleasures of walking along the promenade by the sea while admiring the views.
Pay a visit to Sintra. Located only 15 minutes from Estoril by car, this town is classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site with palaces designed in the Romantic style, all set against the backdrop of a National Park. Don’t miss the grand architecture of Palácio da Pena, Quinta de Regaleira and the Moorish Castle.
The westernmost point of continental Europe, Cabo da Rocha, has dramatic cliffs jutting out over the sea. Hike along the scenic cliff paths and check out the historic lighthouse.
Try contemporary or traditional Portuguese food near Tamariz Beach. There’s also plenty of international cuisine to choose from, with restaurant that cater to varied budgets.
Browse the local shops near Tamariz Beach or head to Cascais Shopping, where you’ll find great fashion brands, decoration, technology and entertainment. There’s also a cinema which shows movies with English subtitles.
There is a train service that leaves from Cais do Sodré in downtown Lisbon, which will take you to Estoril in about 40 minutes. But you can also choose to rent a car to explore the Estoril area at your own pace.