Designed by world-renowned designer and architect Philippe Starck, the Royal Óbidos Resort in Portugal offers an attractive qualifying investment under Portugal’s Golden Visa Programme. Investors are entitled to permanent Portuguese residency and, after five years, a Portuguese EU passport.
The minimum investment is €500,000, but an upfront return of 25% effectively reduces the requirement to just €262,500. A guaranteed buyback option in Year Six offers the investor the opportunity to recoup their entire investment.
The development is located in the historic walled hilltop town of Óbidos, on the Atlantic coast just 45 minutes from Lisbon. The town is lovingly maintained as a medieval heritage centre, with whitewashed buildings and cobbled lanes snaking within the city walls and offers spectacular views of the lagoon and coastline. The region is full of beautiful beaches and is one of the world’s premier surfing destinations.
World-renowned designer and architect Philippe Starck designed the Royal Óbidos Resort. It comprises a five-star hotel with spa, meeting and conference facilities. The centrepiece of the resort is a world-class golf course designed by the legendary Severiano Ballesteros. The course has played host to events on the PGA European Tour, including hosting the Portugal Open in 2020.
The investment units comprise luxury studio and one-bedroom apartments which will be rented to resort guests.
The minimum investment to qualify for a Golden Visa is €397,500 (with the rebate and discount) for a one-bedroom apartment. Other clients have opted to purchase two studio unit for €500,000 including the rebate and discount. The investment includes:
✅ Full Title Deed Hotel Residence, free-hold in your name
✅ Owners can use the the property six weeks a year
✅ Minimum investment €350,000
✅ Guaranteed 5% ROI per year for five years paid upfront
✅100% buyback option in Year 6
✅ 100% buyback option in Year 6
Portugal’s Golden Visa scheme is one of the world’s best established Citizenship by Investment Programme. The key benefits are:
⭐ The right to live, work and study in Portugal.
⭐ A high quality of life, mild climate and high level of security
⭐ Visa-free travel in Europe’s Schengen Area and 186 countries
⭐ Low physical presence requirement (7 days during the 1st year of residency and 14 days for two subsequent years)
⭐ After five years, the right to a Portuguese passport and the right to live, work and study in any EU country (with citizenship).
⭐ Low taxation
What to do next
If you want to take advantage or explore this opportunity further, you need to act quickly before the Golden Visa regulations change at the end of this year. Contact Michele directly at [email protected] or book a call to arrange an initial telephone consultation.