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

Central Algarve

*** Featured ***
Santa Barbara de Nexe
UNOBSTRUCTED COASTLINE VIEW. Newly built contemporary villa with salt water infinity pool. Electric entrance gates lead onto the white gravel driveway. Superb open plan living with built in wardrobes, private balcony and separate space for family and guests. 15 minutes to airport. Ref:PV3699

189m² 3 3 Private
885,000

Silver Coast

*** Featured ***
Foz do Arelho
Detached villa with pool near the centre of Foz do Arelho. This spacious property is currently being renovated and has so far had a lovely fitted kitchen, new bathrooms and extensive insulation and heating systems. There is off road parking, a garage and large swimming pool. Ref:AV2195

550m² 4 4 Private
420,000

Silver Coast

*** Featured ***
Alcobaca
Single storey villa with beautiful views, In a south facing setting, on the edge of a village a short drive from the historic town of Alcobaca. It is immaculately presented and includes a self contained annexe, double garage, land with fruit trees, large attic room and outdoor kitchen. Ref:AV2194

192m² 3 2
320,000

Silver Coast

*** New ***
Nadadouro
Large plot 50 metres from Obidos lagoon. In a stunning nature setting in Nadadouro close to Foz do Arelho. Permission has been granted to build a property. The plot has good access via a tarmac road. The main town of Caldas da Rainha is 5 minutes away. Ref:AP270

395,000

Central Algarve

*** New ***
Albufeira
TOURISM OPPORTUNITY. Extensive plot of land with a project to build a low rise 4 star hotel with swimming pool and a separate two storey restaurant with dining area. It has an unrivalled beach front location overlooking the sea. Large plot of land. Ref:ASP342

6,000,000

Silver Coast

*** New ***
Bombarral
Plot of land in the village of Carvalhal, Bombarral, less than 1 hour from Lisbon and the airport. Plans have been submitted and await approval for a detached villa, these are at an advanced stage. The plot has fabulous views and would be a great setting for a villa. Ref:AP269

75,000

Western Algarve

*** New ***
Burgau
BEACHFRONT villa split into 2 apartments, unbeatable beach front location, fishing village of Burgau, two separate entrances, large sunny terrace overlooking the sea, roof terrace with sitting areas, close to trendy bars and restaurants, unrivalled setting. Ref:GV667

6 2
1,200,000

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

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

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