A walk along Ovar’s beaches is ideal for those who want to walk and observe the beauty of nature at the same time. Visiting Ovar is like opening a box of surprises, full of corners to discover!
If you are looking for a romantic or family getaway, combining discoveries, beaches, coastal landscapes, lagoons, fascinating water courses, such as Aveiro River or even Barrinha de Esmoriz, special blue flag beaches, extensive forest areas that integrate a rich biodiversity and distinctive, Ovar is the best option for your getaway!
To start your tour by Ovar’s beaches, Esmoriz beach represents the ideal starting point. Also known as da Barrinha beach, has a beautiful monument at its entrance in honour of the Traditional Art of Cooperage. Its sandy area is extensive, with about 1.8 km. The beach is bounded to the north by a wharf next to the Espinho WWTP and the Espinho Aerodrome.
Cortegaça beach is shaped like a shell, it represents a very small sandbank that gains a steep slope in the bathing area. This beach is surrounded by pine forests and dunes and has become a popular place for surfers, due to the strong waves of the sea, which represents an excellent feature for surfing.
Sao Pedro de Maceda Beach
São Pedro de Maceda beach has an extensive sandbank, with about 3.5 km. This beach is located next to Florestal Park and is highly demanded among surfers, where they find good conditions for surfing. The beauty of this beach is due to its still almost natural state.
Furadouro Beach is known as "fisherman's beach" or even "surfers' beach". The extensive sand of Furadouro is washed by strong waves from the Atlantic, ideal for water sports lovers and especially for surfers. The main feature of this beach is the dense pine forest that surrounds it, the beach is located 3 km from Ovar, it is an excellent location to rest after a walk along the beaches of Ovar’s municipality.
Where to stay to enjoy Ovar’s beaches
Furadouro Boutique Hotel & Spa, has an excellent location, it is located on Furadouro beach, in Ovar city, on the Portuguese Atlantic coast. It represents the ideal option for those looking to rest, relax, connect with nature, escape from everyday life or even feel a sense of tranquillity during their stay. It will undoubtedly be the best option after a walk along Ovar’s beaches.
Furadouro Boutique Hotel & Spa offers 27 fully equipped rooms with TV, free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, hair dryer, amenities, safe and Nespresso coffee machine. The reception is open 24 hours a day to meet your needs day and night.
It is ideal for a relaxing stay, where you can enjoy our Spa, massages and swim in the heated indoor pool with water games, warm up in the sauna and Turkish bath. We also have a fully equipped gym for you!
If you want to take a walk along Ovar’s beaches and discover the natural beauty of our municipality, Furadouro Boutique Hotel & Spa makes your visit easy! Book now and enjoy comfort and a complete experience in Ovar.