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The birthplace of the famous novelist Eça de Queiros (1845-1900) sprawls along the coast, having evolved into a large and lively seaside resort.

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  • Fishermen's district Interesting

    Av. Infante D. Henrique P - 4490 Póvoa de Varzim

    Located to the south of the beach, the low houses flank the fishing port where the fishing boats are sheltered in the bay.

  • Romanesque Churches of Rio Mau et Rates

    194-216 Rua Igreja Antiga P - 4490 Póvoa de Varzim

    The small Romanesque church of São Cristovao is very simple and built of granite. Notice the delicate decoration on the capitals. The granite church of São Pedro was built in the 12C and 13C by Cluniac monks on the orders of Henry of Burgundy.

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Hotels Póvoa de Varzim

  • Luso Brasileiro

    Rua Dos Cafés, 16 P - 4490-595 Póvoa de Varzim

    Located in the heart of Póvoa de Varzim and 100 metres from the beach and the Casino da Póvoa, Luso Brasileiro Hotel offers air-conditioned rooms, some with a balcony or terrace. With double-glazed windows and carpeted floors, all rooms feature a sa..

  • Grande Hotel da Povoa

    Largo do Passeio Alegre, nº 20 P - 4490-428 Póvoa de Varzim

    Set in thoughtfully restored building overlooking the Atlantic, Grande Hotel da Povoa offers neatly furnished rooms with private bathrooms on Povoa do Varzim’s seafront promenade. It features an on-site casino. This seaside hotel provides contempor..

  • Sao Felix Hotel Hillside & Nature

    Monte de S. Félix P - 4570-345 Póvoa de Varzim

    Situated atop Mount Felix, this hotel offers panoramic views of Póvoa de Varzim and the Atlantic Ocean. All rooms have balconies, and there is an outdoor swimming pool and terrace. The spacious and air-conditioned rooms at São Félix Hotel have satel..

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Restaurants Póvoa de Varzim

  • O Marinheiro Comfortable restaurant 

    A Ver-o-Mar - Norte : 2 km P - 4490-091 A Ver-O-Mar

    A ship run aground is the setting of this imaginative restaurant on two levels. Charming nautical décor and a varied menu.

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