Herdade da Comporta


Herdade da Comporta, Portugal

Herdade da Comporta is one of the largest owners of land in Portugal and has for many years been at the forefront in the promotion of environmental protection in harmony with sustainable economic growth along the Alentejo Coast.


Mission and Values

Herdade da Comporta is one of the largest owners of land in Portugal and has for many years been at the forefront in the promotion of environmental protection in harmony with sustainable economic growth along the Alentejo Coast.


Create an environmentally sustainable luxurious tourist destination on 742 Hectares of pristine land in harmony with nature; at only a stone’s throw away from some of the most naturally stunning and award winning beaches in Europe, located between the country and ocean villages of Comporta and Carvalhal in the Districts of Grandola and Alcacer do Sal.

Rehabilitate the area’s natural patrimony whilst generating a strong and fluid regional economy that integrates creativity and sustainability whilst being the catalyst for enhanced education, local commercial development, job creation and excellence in the preservation of nature and man’s relationship with her.

Create a diverse local economy that produces new agricultural activity including the increased production of rice, vineyards, grass and honey, whilst embarking on an ambitious project in the cultivation of a more diversified organic and biologically produced crop.

Respect the local history and culture whilst modernising production and labour activity, yet combine a humble and simplistic lifestyle within a first class development that offers unrivalled quality and service.

Produce sustainable leisure and commercial activities that is borne out of ecological awareness whilst improving the conditions and livelihood of the local population and her visitors.


Herdade da Comporta is located less than one hour from the Capital of Portugal, Lisbon which is a short flight from the many other capital’s of Europe, with Lisbon providing Capital City activities and sights including many museums, cinema and much entertainment accompanied by an excellent gastronomical array and some of the finest wines in the world.


First Class Tourism Projects

This agricultural reserve is where the blue skies entwine with the freshness of life that exudes from the depths of the forests and extends to the sandy white beaches that invite dream like scenarios.

With traditional southern architecture, especially that of Comporta, designed to afford a fulfilling lifestyle that blends harmoniously with natural tastes and smells that boast a climate for relaxed social relationships producing a Feng Shui environment whereby the interior of the residences flow seamlessly to meet the exterior of space and time in complete balance.

There are two distinctive Comporta golf course properties which are underway have been designed around the natural habitat with the utmost respect being given to the preservation of the area rather than the destruction. The courses are wonderful constructs of man in harmony with nature, with only minor alterations to the natural terrain attended at the Green’s.


Herdade da Comporta Wine

For the delight of her customers and clients, the Herdade da Comporta produce some of the finest wines ever brought forth in Portugal.These beautiful lands with calm and wilderness, warmed by a rainbow coloured sun, life bearing in quality, vibrant and intensifying earth that is tempered by the uniqueness of the ocean, makes these wines and your stay here ever more memorable.

This Goliath environmentally minded project from Herdade da Comporta provides our guests with new sensations, perfected harmony and natural living shared with the traditional patrimony of the region.


Herdade da Comporta Property Developments

The following projects where designed by Portuguese architects and incorporated into the master design developments around low density accommodation integrated within the natural environment.

The conceptual design and architecture has been provided by the following architects Frederico Valsassina, Pedro Ferreira Pinto and Rui Pinto Goncalves/Susana Baeta.


Casas da Peninsula

Traditionally designed detached homes from Comporta and constructed from wood and straw. Lots sizes range between 900 and 1300 m2 and are positioned within 9 hectares of natural habitat and are located in close proximity to Praia do Pego (Pego Beach) in Carvalhal.

Casas da Peninsula promotes an ideal environment for relaxation and leisure and was romantically inspired by her relationship with the richness of the environment and her proximity to the Atlantic Ocean and Coast. Sold Out


Casas da Ilha

These beautifully positioned detached family plots are approved with projects for two types of detached homes comprising of a floor plan consisting of T3 to T4 + 1.

These remarkable and awe inspiring projects are located in close proximity to Praia do Pego (Pego Beach) and have been designed around natural walkways and unforgettable horizons. Lot sizes 1400 and 1700 m2. Sold Out


Casas da Encosta
Casas da Encosta is a luxurious private condominium located at the southern side of Herdade da Comporta. This idyllic residential development is turned with her face to the ocean and is located only metres from Praia do Pego (Pego Beach) and the Atlantic.

This privileged environment maintains her natural habitat of flower and vegetation and offers picturesque views to the horizon.

The relaxed and natural way of life is borne from the forests and dunes and is coloured with nature’s best. Lots range between 1300 and 3300 m2 with approved planning permission for single storey family dwellings which include joyfully open exterior spaces, swimming pool and harmonized orientation from all window openings. Resales – ask for details


Comporta Dunes Resort

AMAN Resort and Spa

The first in Portugal and the only AMAN property on the Iberian Peninsula.

​36 AMAN Villas adjacent to the AMAN resort.

A championship-level golf course by David McLay Kidd

The clubhouse was designed by Eduardo Souto de Moura, the 2011 Pritzker Prize winner.

A residential estate of 51 homes targeting the German, Austrian and Swiss markets

Joint Venture between Herdade da Comporta and DC Residential, a German property developer.

2017: This venture is currently on hold with Aman Resorts stating “That they are unable to provide any further information at this time.”

2019: This part of the Herdade da Comporta has now been sold to a Portuguese and French partnership.


Developments near Praia do Pego Beach

C11 Carvalhal

10 Building Plots overlooking the rice fields. Sold Out


L13 Carvalhal

23 Building Plots with a choice between pine forest or rice field views. Re-sales only


C17 Carvalhal

An opportunity for a small developer or group of investors wishing to make their mark on Comporta. Sold


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