Beautiful natural landscapes and charming locations
Countryside, tradition, gastronomy, nature, surfing and much more
SANA Silver Coast Hotel is located close to several sites of historical, cultural and recreational interest in Caldas da Rainha.
- Points of interest: D. Carlos I Park, Fruta Square, 5 Bicas Fountain, Nossa Senhora do Pópulo Church, S. Sebastião Chapel
- Museums: António Duarte Atelier Museum, Ceramic Museum, José Malhoa Museum, Thermal Hospital Museum, Barata Feyo Museum, João Fragoso Atelier Museum
- Caldas Cultural Centre: The Cultural and Conference Centre of Caldas da Rainha offers a diversified programme of shows, concerts, threatre plays and exhibitions, among others. Ask for special offers available at the SANA Silver Coast.
- Cinemas: Vivaci Shopping Centre
- Theatres: Rainha Theatre
- Shopping / Entertainment areas: Vivaci Shopping Centre and city centre
The beautiful, must-see village of Óbidos is just 7 km from the SANA Silver Coast Hotel. Surrounded by medieval walls, the village is a real museum, attracting visitors with its picturesque white-washed houses, Manueline windows, patios and stairways. It’s called “Vila das Raínhas” (Queens’ Village) because, according to tradition, the kings would offer it as a gift to their queens upon marriage. Crafts and gastronomic delicacies are other highlights of the village of Óbidos.
- Óbidos Lagoon
The Óbidos Lagoon is one of the region’s main natural attractions. Not only is it a habitat for numerous species of aquatic and migratory birds, it’s also an exceptional place to practice various sports such as rowing, sailing and windsurfing.
- Buddha Éden
The Buddha Eden - Garden of Peace is 18 km from the SANA Silver Coast, a park with 35 hectares designed and conceived by Commendatory José Berardo. The west garden is populated with images of Buddhas of various sizes and visitors are presented with a bottle of wine at the end. The guided tours require prior booking (minimum 6 participants), which end with the tasting of 5 wines and cheese from Azeitão.
- Monges Park
Just 20 km from SANA Silver Coast Hotel and close to the city of Alcobaça we can find the Monges Park (Monk’s Park). This recreational and educational space brings together in a single site the Mãe d’Água Fluviarium, the Granja Convent (educational farm), Monastic Workshops (craftsmen), the Entertainment Park (with activities such as canoeing, orienteering, slides, abseiling, climbing, archery and traditional games), the Biblical Garden, the Conventual Sweets Museum, the Refeitório dos Monges Restaurant and other facilities inspired in the lives of the monks from the Santa Maria de Alcobaça Monestary, always associated with the History of Portugal.
- Sailing school
Just 7 km from SANA Silver Coast Hotel is the Óbidos Lagoon Sailing School, the perfect place to practice nautical sports. The school offers material rental service, windsurfing, catamaran and kitesurfing lessons, among other water sports.
The hotel is within reach of 3 fabulous golf courses – Praia D’El Rey (15 km distance), Royal Óbidos (15 km distance) and Bom Sucesso (15 km distance). For those looking for their first golf swing or a round among friends, the SANA Silver Coast Hotel offers special conditions.
- Horse riding
For a taste of something different, the SANA Silver Coast Hotel suggets a horse ride by the Óbidos Lagoon, accompanied by a riding teacher.
West Coast Beaches
As part of the Silver Coast region, the SANA Silver Coast Hotel is an excellent starting point to discover its landscape charms and some of the most beautiful beaches.
Just a short drive from the Hotel you can find the beaches of Nazaré, S. Martinho do Porto, Foz do Arelho and Peniche - the latter considered as Europe’s second best beach in 2015 by the Lonely Planet.
The West Coast beaches are distinguished by their excellence, and were distinguished with the Europe's Blue Flag award.
- Foz do Arelho – 8 km
- Bom Sucesso – 15 km
- São Martinho Porto – 20 km
- Nazaré – 30 km
- Peniche – 40 km