Accommodation is with comfy beds in a spacious room. You can choose either Mixed Shared Deluxe Garden ensuite (10-bed), Female Only Shared 4-bed Ensuite with Balcony or Terrace, or Shared ** Sea View/Garden View Twin Room (OBS! Bunk Beds) rooms. All rooms have en-suite bathroom, private terrace/balcony, and dedicated hanging space. ** When booking just one bed, the room will be shared with one other guest but when booking 2 beds together with a friend, the room will be private.
From Lisbon International Airport Transfers
With Private Transfer
We can organise private airport transfers (to be paid locally) that take just 85min to reach The Salty Pelican, the price is €110 one way or €200 return (includes up to 4 persons per car).
Take an uber or a bus from Lisbon Airport to the bus terminal Lisboa Campo Grande (10 min) or Sete Rios bus terminal (25 min). Rodotejo buses depart every 90 minutes from Campo Grande to Peniche, starting at 8 am and finish at 9 pm. Rede Expressos buses departs every hour from Sete Rios to Peniche, starting at 07:00 and finish at 19:00. It takes approximately 85 minutes to reach Peniche. Exit the bus at the last stop. Ticket price: Approximately €8,70
On arrival in Peniche you can either catch a bus to Baleal and our property is a short walk from there. Or the more convenient and faster option, take a taxi straight to The Salty Pelican in just a few minutes drive.
Total Journey time: 85min
The retreat includes a delicious healthy breakfast buffet served each morning with some freshly baked bread, fresh fruits, natural yogurts, vegetables, homemade hummus, jams, muesli & cereals, dried fruits, mixed nuts, chia seeds, cheeses, chorizo, eggs, Nespresso coffee pods, soy milk, herbal detox teas, fruit infused water and a delicious hot section with warm dishes varying throughout the week. You can also enjoy 4-6 group dinner evenings per week, including our famous seafood/vegetarian BBQ nights*, our Portuguese tapas dinner* or our sourdough pizza and wine nights.. Some weeks we also organise live music during these evenings. You will also find an all-day menu serving delicious Baja-Mexican food & drinks, local wines, ciders, sangria, local beers and some healthy locally made kombucha at an additional cost.
*Seafood BBQ nights including grilled vegetarian options and Portuguese Tapas & Wine nights (2 of these dinners are included in the package price)
Optional activities (not included):
- Surf Lessons
After breakfast, you have the option to head out to the beach for our morning surf lesson. Our surf school is run by a team of certified instructors who follow a very unique approach in teaching. They will make sure that you learn the proper surf techniques and have loads of fun whilst participating in each lesson. The unique geography of our location means we not only have rideable waves almost every day of the year but that we can almost always find a wave to suit everyone. **This package does not include any surf lessons in the package price but you have unlimited surfboard rental from our premium range included in your package.
- Berlengas Islands Meditation Hike
Every Monday and Thursday, we organise a boat trip to one of Portugal's best kept secrets - Berlengas Islands Nature Reserve, something that you'll never forget. Located 10 km offshore from Peniche, famous for its caves, snorkeling and nature. We take you on an easy-to- moderate guided hike around the best sights on the island, and finish with a relaxing meditation right on the clifftop.
- Obidos Tour & Ginja Tastings
Looking for an authentic Portuguese experience, then join us when we visit the medieval town UNESCO Heritage town of Obidos. There’s no excuse not to see one of the loveliest towns in Portugal. With its whitewashed houses, narrow cobbled streets, castle, fortified walls and local ginja tastings. This activity is an optional each Monday and Thursday.