Comporta- The last stronghold of the Portuguese wild coast
Troia, Comporta, Melides, the last stronghold of the Portuguese wild coast is already considered the new Ibiza or the "Hamptons" of Europe.
The fame of the Hamptons, on Long Island, is because it is a place that is expensive and sophisticated where wealthy New Yorkers spend their summer vacations. Mansions, spectacular beaches, luxury boutiques, sophisticated restaurants compose the scenery in the middle of an exuberant landscape.
It is on the coastal strip that goes from Tróia to Sines, where luxury tourist projects of international level are being installed. Once an agricultural region, where some famous Portuguese had their summer homes, there are celebrities and international jet set who spend seasons here.
It is known that the Grimaldis, and Carolina in particular, love Portugal. The Comporta area is one of the family's and the princess's favorite vacation destinations. They have several friends living or with a house there, such as the well-known shoe designer Christian Louboutin.
One of the oldest and most illustrious residents is Jacques Grange, he has a house and a shop, he is one of the best interior designers in the world, he is a reference in the world of decoration and has clients such as Carolina of Monaco, Yves Saint Laurent and Christian Loboutin, his sophisticated interiors so Parisian taste are his trademark.
Philippe Starck has also settled, but most prefer anonymity.
This coastal strip is a symbol of luxury and refinement, thanks in large part to the hotel offer.
To satisfy this luxury clientele, several brands have already opened or are opening.
Garcias Wines & Spirits opened a space of about 400 square meters, based on a business model aimed at the B2C segment, where it is possible to find a stock of beverages worth half a million euros and a climate-controlled safe area for luxury products..
Fashion Clinic opened a mega space in Carvalhal where it brings together several luxury labels. The offer includes clothing, perfumes and homeware.
Recently opened on the white sand dunes of Praia do Pego, the JNcQUOI Beach Club, which marks the group's debut in Comporta.
Here you will find everything to relax, whether it is to have a glass of white wine or a juice in one of the many cafes and bars, or to stroll through the local shops and galleries, all within walking distance.
Do not miss a horseback ride along the rice fields, crossing the pine forest and the dunes until you reach the beach, a paradisiacal stretch of Atlantic coast with views as far as the eye can see. This ride is done in groups, at predetermined times or in a private program format.
The evenings are always spent at one of the "Beach Clubs", do not miss the sunset with its impressive golden light, this is the best place to photograph the sunset.
In terms of gastronomy, there are restaurants for all tastes, some to go with beachwear, but at night a little more glamour is justified.
This is the magical Atlantic corner of Alentejo, which conquers the traveler by the absence of artifices, by the kilometers of beach and by that bohemian air that has captivated artists and entrepreneurs by its intimacy.
And to add to all this, we have the people of the land... one of the great riches of this area.
At OSIRIS, we will help you discover the wonders of Alentejo planted by the sea.