This property is a 6-minute walk from the beach. O Lugar is a guest house with six suites located in the center of the fishing village of Porto Côvo. Set near the fishing port, the property is near public transportation and within walking distance from the beaches and restaurants.

Five of the rooms have a balcony where you can enjoy the view. All rooms are en-suite, with free toiletries, a hairdryer and towels. The property is decorated in a minimalist and relaxed style, combining Scandinavian and Mediterranean inspirations.

It has a comfortable shared lounge and free WiFi throughout the property. There is no television in any room of the house but there are games in the lounge, promoting rest and socialization. A continental breakfast is served each morning at the property.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

O Lugar has been welcoming guests since Jan 9, 2017

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

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About O Lugar

Welcoming guests since Jan 9, 2017

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  • How can I get to the closest beach from the property?

    Porto Covo is really small and we are located right in the center so you can walk anywhere. The closest beach is Buizinhos beach just 350 meters distance.

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Host Info

Host Review Score 9.9

O Lugar é uma guesthouse com seis quartos localizada no centro da aldeia de Porto Côvo, perto do porto dos pescadores. A sua localização é perfeita, perto do transportes públicos, permitindo deslocar-se a pé para as praias, restaurantes e centro da aldeia. Cinco dos quartos possuem varanda onde se pode disfrutar da vista para a Ilha do Pessegueiro. Todos os quartos têm casa de banho privada, sendo disponibilizados produtos de higiene pessoal, secador de cabelo e toalhas. Dispõe de uma confortável sala comum e wi-fi gratuito em toda a propriedade. Não existe televisão em nenhuma divisão da casa mas dispomos de jogos na sala comum, de forma a promover o descanso e a socialização. A casa foi decorada com um estilo minimalista e descontraído combinando inspirações escandinavas e mediterrâneas.

O nome d'O Lugar foi inspirado na letra escrita por Carlos Tê e interpretada por Rui Veloso, que fala na aldeia piscatória junto ao Oceano Atlântico e na Ilha do Pessegueiro.

O Lugar situa-se na Costa Vicentina, no Parque Natural do Sudoeste Alentejano sendo o ponto de partida de diversos trilhos pedestres da Rota Vicentina. Para os amantes de corrida e trail existem diversos trilhos com vistas deslumbrantes. Existe na área uma oferta abrangente de actividades incluindo passeios equestres, BTT e motociclismo. As praias de Porto Côvo foram consideradas pelo Huffington Post das mais belas do mundo. As praias existentes na área são perfeitas para a prática do surf, existindo ondas para todos os níveis de aprendizagem.

Languages spoken: English, Portuguese

Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Pessegueiro Island
    1.2 miles
  • Parque Natural do Sudoeste Alentejano e Costa Vicentina
    5.1 miles
  • Sao Clemente Fort
    8.9 miles
  • Foz do Rio Mira
    8.9 miles
  • Santiago do Cacém Castle
    12.4 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Marquês
    0.2 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Marquês
    0.2 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea Atlantico
    0.3 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Bay of Porto Covo Beach
    300 feet
  • Buizinhos Beach
    1,200 feet
  • Banho Beach
    1,350 feet
  • Gaivota Beach
    1,350 feet
  • Praia do Espingardeiro
    1,550 feet
How to get to O Lugar from Humberto Delgado Airport
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Amenities of O Lugar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
  • Beach
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Portuguese
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules
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3:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 7 are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

No age restriction for check-in. (Only children 7 and up are allowed)

Payments by takes your payment for this stay on behalf of the property, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 7:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please note that late check-in between 9PM until 11PM will incur a supplement of 25 Euros.

Please note that check-in after 11PM is not permitted, please contact the property directly for further information.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform O Lugar of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

License number: 36730/AL

FAQs about O Lugar

  • Check-in at O Lugar is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • The prices at O Lugar may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Guests staying at O Lugar can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • À la carte

  • O Lugar is 150 feet from the center of Porto Covo.

  • Room options at O Lugar include:

    • Suite
    • Double
    • Twin/Double

  • The nearest beach is 1,650 feet from O Lugar.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to O Lugar by:

    • Car 1h 40min

  • O Lugar offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Beach