Estoril is often considered the birthplace of tourism in Portugal.
In the early 20th century, it became a popular destination for wealthy Europeans seeking a mild climate, beautiful beaches, and entertainment.
The opening of Casino Estoril in 1931 further heightened the town's reputation, attracting visitors from all over the world.
3 Places we would like to highlight in Estoril
Casino do Estoril (7.5 km / 4.7 miles from the Hotel) : It is the largest Casino in Europe and is known for its elegant architecture, luxurious atmosphere and nightlife.
Pastelaria Garrett is a popular traditional pastry shop in Estoril, known for its delicious cakes, pastries and bread.
It has a cozy atmosphere with a classic decor, and offers a wide variety of sweet and savory treats, as well as sandwiches and light meals.
It is a great place to stop for a coffee or a snack, and a must-visit for those who appreciate traditional Portuguese cuisine.
The Estoril Race Track (7 km from the Hotel) is a historic motor racing track that has hosted many international events. Visitors can take a guided tour, watch a race, or even drive a high-speed car.
Did you know...? Ayrton Senna's first Formula 1 victory took place in Estoril, in the Portuguese Grand Prix, in 1985.