Currency Exchange

A Place in The Sun Currency

For sending money to Portugal, we recommend using a specialist currency broker.

This way you will receive favourable rates for exchanging currency instead of having to use high street banks and currency exchangers that simply cannot offer the same rates.

A Place in the Sun Currency

A Place in the Sun Currency is a specialist service that offers foreign currency payments for buyers and sellers of overseas property.

Their service is ideal for sending money abroad to purchase or maintain property, and for ongoing costs.

A Place in the Sun Currency is an FCA (Financial Conduct Authority) and HMRC (Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs) authorised and regulated service, that offers a safe way to make foreign currency payments abroad.

Awards and Recognition for A Place in the Sun Currency

A Place in the Sun Currency is a multi award winning service whose excellence in financial services has been recognised on several different occasions and by many different organisations.

Some of the most recent accolades include Finance Monthly's 'Firm of the Year 2017' award and the Wealth and Money Management Awards 'Best currency Broker 2016' award.

The currency broker continues to provide excellent service and exchange rates for customers and has been a partner of Buy Portugal for many years. Reviews.co.uk scores their service as 4.91 out of 5, from customer feedback, which is important when trusting a company with funds for your transfers.

Preferential Rates

We have managed to negotiate preferential rates with A Place in the Sun Currency which our clients greatly benefit from.

As well as great exchange rates, A Place in the Sun Currency also offers a first class service for customers. They are dedicated to saving you both time and money when it comes to funding your property.

Please contact the team on 0800 622 6522 (or +44 208 051 8555) or click through to the A Place in the Sun Currency website for more information.

Why do So Many Choose A Place in the Sun Currency When Purchasing Property Abroad?

A Place in the Sun Currency will not charge you commission for exchanging money when purchasing property abroad. The typical savings against high street banks can run into thousands of pounds.

You can request a free, no obligation quote and also secure and guarantee exchange rates for up to 2 years ahead, for your own piece of mind - avoiding volatility in the foreign exchange markets.

A Place in The Sun Currency

New and Featured Properties

Silver Coast

*** Featured ***
Tornada
Detached with private swimming pool, village location just a few minutes from the beach. With 3 car garage, large balcony accessed from all rooms, far reaching countryside views, 45 minutes from Lisbon, built in barbecue, close to town, golf courses nearby. Ref:AV2187

250m² 4 3 Private
329,000

Western Algarve

*** Featured ***
Lagos
Front line marina apartment, air conditioning, private underground parking, superb marina views from every room, two large balconies, west facing, beautifully presented, walking distance to Meia Praia beach and Lagos town centre, 5 minutes drive to golf courses. Ref:GA434

80m² 2 2 Communal
570,000

Central Algarve

*** Featured ***
Almancil
South facing, contemporary modern villa, private swimming pool, superb panoramic distant sea views, air conditioning, large garden, part of the Golden Triangle in the Vale de Eguas area. It has extensive sunbathing terraces, laundry area, pantry, balconies. Ref:PV3686

251m² 3 2 Private
1,195,000

Lisbon

*** New ***
Lisbon
Existing building in the sought after Misericordia area, in need of demolishing or to rebuild and create 3 luxury apartments with swimming pool. In the heart of Lisbon, in a popular and attractive residential area, 10 minutes to Lisbon airport. Ref:SAV328

9 3
1,950,000

Silver Coast

*** New ***
Foz do Arelho
Build your own villa. Good countryside elevated location with far reaching views, most sought after location of Foz do Arelho, less than 1 hour from Lisbon airport, close to the beach and lagoon. Two plots available. Good views over the village. Ref:AP268

195,000

Western Algarve

*** New ***
Lagos
Extensive plot of land, permission for restoration of two existing ruins plus 2 new villas. This is a magnificent location, 2 minutes drive from Lagos, overlooking the beach. An investment opportunity not to be missed. 4km from golf courses, plots can be sold separately. Ref:GP024

none
3,500,000

Western Algarve

*** New ***
Lagos
Great development and tourist opportunity with seven separate plots that can be sold together or separately. Located close to the marina and beach, in a prime location with pre approval for construction of low rise blocks with parking and swimming pools. Various condominium options. Ref:GP065A

820,000

Lisbon

*** New ***
Cascais
Extensive plot of land, countryside location with sea views, close to the beach, with permission to build a 4 bedroom two storey villa with garden. Ref:ASP141

none
1,450,000

Silver Coast

*** New ***
Caldas da Rainha
Building plot in the heart of the village of Torre, 10 minutes drive from Caldas da Rainha, close to the Silver Coast beaches, sought after location, possible to build more than one property. Good local amenities within walking distance. Ref:AP267

99,000

Western Algarve

*** New ***
Praia da Luz
Extensive plot of land with rustic villa and ruin, countryside location near the popular town of Praia da Luz, requires some upgrading, good investment opportunity, terraces and patios, close to all amenities, mature fruit trees. Ref:GV650

3 2 none
595,000

Porto

*** New ***
Amarante
Charming renovated stone villa, elegantly presented, popular town of Amarante, additional plot of land which has building permission, countryside views over the mountains, games room, 45 minutes to Porto, multi car garage, 6 en suite bedrooms. Ref:ASV275

6 8 none
800,000

Western Algarve

*** New ***
Lagos
South facing urban plot, prime location in Lagos, popular, luxury sea front urbanization, permission to build detached villa, panoramic sea views, freehold, 400m from the sea, close to the marina, four separate plots available, constructed to your own requirements. Ref:GP057B

none
500,000