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Estoril is a town in the municipality of Cascais on the Portugese Riviera.
It is a stylish and fashionable location with a wide diverse and eclectic selection of property in Estoril for sale . West of Lisbon and a short walk from the pretty fishing town of Cascais. Consistently rated as an area with a high quality lifestyle, Estoril is an expensive area of Portugal but offers a family friendly atmosphere and a sizeable foreign expat community. It has many fine restuarants and world class hotels, the largest casino on the Iberian Peninsula and glorious beaches. Historic towns and championship golf courses can be found close by as well as the scenic hills of Serra de Sintra and the attractive Sintra town to the north. It is an area that balances Portugese charm and the amenities of a high end holiday destination so there are many luxury properties for sale. Have a look at the beautiful real estate listings we have for sale in the Estoril/Cascais area.
Luxury villas in Estoril with pools are very popular with retirees seeking to spend their retirement years, having sold property back home. We also have a wide selection of more traditional villas and townhouses which may be your preferred style.
Estoril is a stylish and sophisticated Portuguese town and hasn’t sold its soul to mass tourism, as many of the towns on the Spanish Costas have done in recent years. Estoril strikes a balance between old world charm and sophistication and the modern world of tourism and fast paced life. The one thing you’ll notice when moving to Estoril is that the ‘fast paced’ modern lifestyle is somewhat slower than what you may have been used to back home.
If you are seeking a diverse selection of Portuguese property for sale Estoril has a great deal to offer. As you might imagine given the town has been established long before the term ‘Portuguese Riviera’ was coined, the old town is home to the more traditional villas and town houses which give the area a sense of prestige and refinement.
Of course, there is much more to the tow than just property for sale; the glorious beaches which draw tourists from far and wide to the Costa do Estoril are a magnet. However, if you like your sun and sand but also like a little more diversity in your life there is always plenty to keep you occupied.
If you’re a seasoned pro or budding amateur, why not try a round of golf on Portugal’s finest golf course. It isn’t a well-kept secret that the Oitavos Dunes Links Golf course is cited as the best in Portugal by those who have played it.
Looking a little further afield, Sintra is just a short drive away, why not get acquainted with an exploration of the past. Sintra, much like Estoril is a long-established town; there are beautiful and opulent palaces and luxurious villas to see and visit. This is a town for exploring; once you have your own home in Estoril, you can explore the local region to your heart’s content at a pace of your own making.
Okay, so you’ve taken the plunge to escape to the calm of Estoril, but still need to experience the cosmopolitan city. Look no further than Lisbon; less than an hour’s drive, Lisbon is a modern city with everything you need when you want a faster pace of life. Lisbon, the capital city of Portugal is as you would expect it to be – faster paced that Estoril for example yet with calm oases dotted around the city centre.
We can help you find the perfect home for your retirement or, if you prefer an investment property such as one of many luxury villas Estoril has on offer. Start your property search now;
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