Public tenders for concession of the Forts of S. Pedro and S. João da Cadaveira were launched. These procedures will make it possible to find investors who will carry out the rehabilitation of these fortified buildings for tourism purposes. This important built heritage is covered by the REVIVE Program, which opens up the heritage to private investment for the development of tourist projects, through the concession of its operation through public tender. [Cascais | 15.12.2021]
The concession contract for the rehabilitation and tourist operation of Casa do Outeiro, in Paredes de Coura, district of Viana do Castelo, was signed with the company AGNT – Gestão e Mediação, Lda., another example of good practice for the recovery of historical heritage. It will be delivered for 50 years, for recovery and tourist operation as accommodation with a cultural component. The estimated investment is of around 5.4 million euros, with operation scheduled to start in 2023. [26.11.2021]
The government will launch a new tender for the concession of the former Hotel Turismo da Guarda, which has been closed for several years and whose first concession contract had to be revoked, was announced this Monday. The property will be leased for 50 years for exploration for tourist purposes, for a minimum annual income of 35,317.80 euros. [Eco | 26.07.2021]
The tender for the concession of Santuário de Cabo Espichel, in Sesimbra, under the Revive Program, for a period of 50 years, is open. With a total construction area of 5,937 m2, the investment to be made will involve the creation of a hotel establishment, establishment of local accommodation,  or another project with a tourist vocation. Santuário de Cabo Espichel, inserted in the Arrábida Natural Park, also known as Santuário de Nossa Senhora da Pedra Mua, is located in Cabo Espichel, and, according to the legend, an apparition of Our Lady took place there. [18.5.2021]
The concession contract for the rehabilitation and tourist operation of the Monastery of Lorvão, in Penacova, district of Coimbra, will be signed on the 18th of March, with the company Soft Time Unipessoal, Lda. The contract will be signed by the concessionaire at the Monastery of Lorvão, in a session with the participation of the Mayor of Penacova, the Secretary of State for Treasury and the Secretary of State for Tourism, with live broadcast, starting at 2:30 pm on March 18, on the municipality's facebook page. The property will be delivered for 50 years for hotel operation, in an estimated investment of around 7 million euros, with the start of the operation scheduled for 2024. In addition to the recovery of the property, the concessionaire will pay an annual rent of 37 320,00 euros for the concession. [17.3.2021]
Another public tender is launched on 11 January under the Revive program, for the concession of Casa do Outeiro, in the municipality of Paredes de Coura. Interested investors will have a period of 120 days to submit proposals for operate a hotel establishment or other tourism project. For this 50-year concession, a minimum annual income of 13 800 euros is expected. Casa do Outeiro, an eighteenth century manor in rural surroundings, in Agualonga, integrates a remarkable set of manor houses in the municipality of Paredes de Coura, which in the region are preferably called Casas Grandes. [8.1.2021]
Next thursday, concession contracts are signed for the rehabilitation and tourist operation of the Palace of Condes Dias Garcia, in S. João da Madeira, and also of Forte da Barra de Aveiro, in Ílhavo. The first ceremony will take place at the Municipality of São João da Madeira, at 11:30 am. The property is delivered for 50 years to Hoti Star - Portugal Hotéis, S.A., which presented the winning proposal, for the operation of a 4-star hotel establishment. On the same day, at 2:30 pm, the signing of the concession, rehabilitation and touristic exploration contract for Forte da Barra de Aveiro, in Ílhavo, is scheduled to take place at a ceremony that will take place at the Administration of Porto de Aveiro, with the concessionaire AM + PM, Lda. [28.10.2020]
Under REVIVE Program, the University of Évora (UÉ) and the portuguese Government, through the Secretary of State for Tourism, signed this Friday the concession contract for Quinta do Paço de Valverde with the company SABIR Investimentos, aiming at the transformation of the property in a hotel. [Diário Imobiliário | 16.10.2020]
The tender for the concession of the Monastery of Santo André de Rendufe, in Amares, is opened under the Revive Program, for a period of 50 years. With a total construction area of 5 565 m2, the estimated investment for the recovery and adaptation of the property to tourism is 5.5 million euros. The Santo André de Rendufe Monastery was one of the main Portuguese Benedictine centers between the 12th and 14th centuries, dating its construction back to 1090. [7.8.2020]
In view of the restrictions imposed by contingency measures to combat COVID 19 and the declaration of a state of emergency to the functioning of Port of Aveiro Administration, SA services and of any interested parties, the Administration of the Port decided to extend the deadline for submitting proposals to the public tender for the concession of Forte da Barra until 7 pm on the 8th of June [Notícias de Aveiro | 2.5.2020]