The Salty Pelican Yoga & Surf Retreat in Peniche was designed and built very recently.. So you'll find everything new, comfortable, modern, secure, clean and also very central. Our retreat has a combination of deluxe spacious shared rooms, twin rooms and double rooms for over 40 guests. All rooms have private ensuite bathrooms and a private balcony/terrace with sea or garden views.
We offer many great design features at our retreat, including an amazing rooftop bar & terrace with indoor & outdoor dining, sun loungers and shade clothes to unwind and relax with the best view in town. We also a beautiful tropical back garden oasis with a heated swimming pool with sun lounges and poolside restaurant serving up an all day menu of delicious food & drinks. Our property also has an indoor yoga studio, cinema room with NetFlix, tourist & tours information desk, laundry service available, Complimentary WiFi, delicious Complimentary daily buffet breakfast, premium FLOWT surfboard range, clean fresh linen and much more. Our fluent english speaking staff are always ready to answer all your questions. When you want to experience the local culture, we have all the information you will need to visit Peniche and best surrounding areas, including a Complimentary local map at check-in. While you're here you can give surfing a go, as we have a diverse collection of surfboards for guest use ( *package bookings only ) and qualified surf instructors if you prefer a lesson to start. Our yoga & meditation programs are running daily except on Mondays... and be sure to check our wellness menu offering a list of massages on your arrival. We have established a diverse range of activities which includes our Seafood & Grilled Vegetarian BBQ nights, Portuguese Tapas & Wine nights and Sourdough pizza & wine nights mixed up with some nice live music on some evenings. We guarantee you’ll have a great day every day and really appreciate this experience in Peniche...
• Amazing beachfront location
• Rooftop Bar & Sea view terrace
• Heated swimming pool & sun loungers
• Poolside restaurant with all-day menu
• indoor & outdoor dining areas
• Endless sea & sunset views
• No curfew - No lock-out
• Outdoor yoga deck
• Property & room security key card access
• Twice daily yoga classes (except Mondays)
• Indoor yoga Shala
• Daily surf lessons
• Cinema room with beanbags & NetFlix
• Wellness room offering massages & treatments
• All rooms are modern & clean
• ALL rooms with private ensuite bathrooms
• COMPLIMENTARY Daily Breakfast ( **All inclusive packages only )
• COMPLIMENTARY Bathroom & Pool towels
• COMPLIMENTARY Lemongrass & Bergamot Shampoo dispensers
• COMPLIMENTARY Hairdryers available in all bathrooms
• COMPLIMENTARY Yoga mats & equipment use
• COMPLIMENTARY Wifi - including in your room
• COMPLIMENTARY Luggage storage
• COMPLIMENTARY Local map
• PREMIUM Surfboard range (**Package bookings only)
• Tours & travel desk
• Outdoor Yoga sessions most days
• Board games
• Usb charging points available for every shared bed
• Swimming pool & water seating area
• Printing services available
• Daily housekeeping
Don't skip our FREE delicious & healthy breakfast buffet served daily - including freshly baked bread, fresh fruits, natural yogurts, vegetables, homemade hummus, jams, muesli & cereals, dried fruits, mixed nuts, chia seeds, cheeses, chorizo, eggs, soy milk and a delicious hot section with warm dishes varying throughout the week. Grab an organic tea, sample a selection of Nespresso coffee pods or a glass of our cinnamon & lemon infused water and really enjoy the glorious morning sunshine outside in our beautiful garden dining area. It's the perfect way to start the day...
This is an honest Baja Mexican restaurant where you’ll find no Portuguese-Mex cliches — only wholly authentic-tasting tacos, ice-cold beers, spicy mango margaritas and a simple but modern Boho setting where banter and good vibes are guaranteed to gush.
Pull up a seat. Kick back. This is where we unwind and indulge. It’s that stepping-off-the-plane-in-a-foreign-country vibe, it’s the weight of a margarita in hand, it’s that Portuguese sea breeze.
The Backyard is adamant about keeping our food offering small and delicious — no dishes acting as purely menu fillers here. You’ll have a straightforward choice of six tacos: Baja Pescado, Calamares, Ceviche, Pollo Picante, Crispy Cauliflower and Sweet Potato Tempura. All of these delights come on pillowy corn-based tortillas — meaning zero gluten for you, compadre! Running alongside this will be an ever-evolving fresh and unfused Pequeno menu including crispy Tostadas that the team are excited for you to share amongst friends.
In the space, there’s a covered bench dining area for friends & couples, and an outdoor poolside sun lounger area for those who want to chat whilst they sip cocktails, munch tacos and take in the tropical vibes. While The Backyard might not be a dusty cactus-filled garden in Mexico, the tropical pool vibes and dedication to flavour more than make up for this fact!
& Sea View Terrace
CENTRAL MEETING POINT
The central meeting point to start your day or nightly adventures; the perfect place to meet fellow yogis from all over the world. Here you can enjoy the panoramic views with light background music, read a book whilst catching some sun in one of our sun loungers or just relax with a nice glass of chilled goodness. The rooftop terrace really comes into its own every sunset, where you can relax with new friends after long day of yoga & surf. Each morning and evening we gather all our guests together to socialise over a good meal and some delicious drinks.
BODY TREATMENTS & MASSAGES
On your arrival day, a schedule is open to book your massages. We will pamper your bodies with a variety of relaxing massages. Really take the time to appreciate and absorb the special oils that your body and mind needs. Make your stay even more zen after an active day of surf and yoga… Help your body to find the perfect balance.