The apartment A LANTERNA MÁGICA - BORDALLO'S PRIME APARTMENTS is inspired by the artist Rafael Bordallo Pinheiro, who left a strong historical and cultural mark in the city of Caldas da Rainha. This fabulous fully furnished vintage apartment for up to 5 people is located in the most typical square in the city, Praça da Fruta, a living museum practically unchanged since the 19th century. There you will find an explosion of colors with the best fresh produce from the West region.
You will feel right at home as you pass the main door of the building. The three fully equipped charming apartments, also known as BORDALLO'S PRIME APARTMENTS, have a vintage decor, with every detail thought to make you feel at home. All apartments have two bedrooms, a bathroom with shower, a fully equipped kitchen, a living room with a sofa bed and a balcony with a magnificent view over the historic center! Unwind and be part of Bordallo's heritage ...
Access via code, private entrance, bedroom with double bed, bedroom with double bunk bed, living room with sofa bed, contemplative balcony, interior lounge, premium cable channels, flat screen TVs, safe, air conditioning, smoke detectors heating, air conditioning, heating, air conditioning, heating, air conditioning, heating and air conditioning, heating and air conditioning, heating, and carbon monoxide, sofa bed, soundproofing, wardrobe, sheets and towels, antiallergic mattresses, shower, hairdryer, iron and ironing board. Free Wi-Fi is available in all rooms. Bed type (s): 1 double bed, 1 double bunk bed and 1 sofa bed.
Tourist License # 60943 / AL
In addition to air conditioning in all rooms, it features flat-screen TVs with premium cable channels, free Wi-Fi, private bathroom, contemplative balcony over the Fruit Square and evocative hall of Bordeaux ceramics. The kitchen is fully equipped with stove, refrigerator, oven, microwave, toaster, washing machine and dryer, coffee machine, crockery and cutlery.
The apartment A LANTERNA MAGICA - BORDALLO'S PRIME APARTMENTS is located in the historic center of Caldas da Rainha, more precisely in the Fruit Square, where there are many vendors selling fruit, vegetables, flowers, spices, handicrafts, etc. daily. For more than a century we can find here the best the West region has to offer. This market and its products are so appreciated that chefs from renowned restaurants in the capital and the surrounding area come here to do their shopping in order to make the most exclusive dishes. However, if you stay in one of the BORDALLO'S PRIME APARTMENTS, you will have everything at your disposal in the morning, you can prepare delicious meals or try the numerous cafes and restaurants that surround the square.
Did you know that Caldas da Rainha has the oldest thermal hospital operating in the world? Legend is said to have been erected after Queen D. Leonor has noted the curative powers of its sulphurous waters. Come and see the live history, the artworks scattered throughout the city, the unique crafts, the thousand and one museums and see why we decided to create the BORDALLO'S PRIME APARTMENTS.
Rafael Bordallo Pinheiro, a famous artist and caricaturist of the nineteenth century put this city in the mouths of the world for the innovation, aesthetics and quality of its ceramics. Come visit the factory and see why.
In this century, not only Caldas da Rainha, but also the entire western region, began a process of renewal and valorization of cultural heritage and symbols. It stands out Óbidos, famous medieval village only 7 km away. Being one of the seven wonders of Portugal, it is also one of the most famous medieval villages in Europe. Nazaré, a famous fishing village, is only 30 minutes by car and, in addition to its traditions and people, is currently known for its waves over 30 meters high, widely publicized by surfer Garrett McNamara. Peniche has excellent gastronomy, beautiful beaches and a lot of surf. It is here that every year is one of the main events of the world surfing circuit, and it is only 35 km away from Bordallo's Prime Apartments in Caldas da Rainha.
Do not forget to visit São Martinho do Porto, Alcobaça and Batalha, places full of culture, tradition, history, gastronomy, wines, golf courses and nature. The Bordallo's Prime Apartments are right in the center of all these reasons of interest, so more than a stay will enjoy an experience ...
From Portela Airport (Lisbon)
1) Follow E1 from Av. Berlin
2 min (750 m)
2) Follow the A8 to the N8 in Gaeiras. Take the exit towards Caldas da Rainha / Gaeiras on the A8
47 min (80.6 km)
3) Take the N8 to the Republic Square in Caldas da Rainha
7 min (2.1 miles)
From the Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport (Porto)
1) Follow the VRI in Custóias
3 min (2.6 km)
2) Take the A1, A17 and A8 to Estr. National 8 / N8 in Caldas da Rainha. Take exit 20 on the A8
2 h 4 min (234 km)
3) Take the N8 to the Republic Square
8 min (4.3 km)