The Mercan Group Of Companies

A STRONG NETWORK GEARED TOWARDS YOUR SUCCESS THE MERCAN GROUP OF COMPANIES

  • 55++

    HOTEL
    PROJECTS

  • 1.3 Billion Euro ++

    TOTAL
    VALUABLE ASSETS

  • 30++

    YEARS OF
    EXPERIENCE

  • 45.000+

    IMMIGRANTS
    TO EUROPE, USA, CANADA

WHAT WE CAN DO FOR YOU?

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    Mercan launches 20th project: Ocean View Hotel

    Mercan Group pleased to launch a new project in Alentejo – Ocean View Hotel which qualified for Portugal Golden Visa program. This is a 4-star hotel and unit flagged by an International Brand. Located on the Alentejo coast, the Santo André Lagoons Nature Reserve stretches over 16 km and includes two lagoons: Santo André lagoon, […]

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    Mercan launches 19th project: Riverside Downtown Hotel Lisboa

    Mercan pleased to launch a new project in Lisbon – Riverside Downtown Hotel Lisboa which qualified for Portugal Golden Visa program This is the 4-star hotel located on the emblematic Avenida 24 de Julho, one of the most well-known avenues in Portugal, Riverside Downtown Hotel is surrounded by a variety of services, transportation and restaurants, […]

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    Mercan launches 18th project – The Beja Hotel

    Mercan Group pleased to launch a new project in Beja – Beja Hotel which qualified for Portugal Golden Visa Program. Beja Hotel is an exclusive 4-star hotel which flagged by an International Brand. Located in the center of Beja, north of Alentejo. Alentejo is the region between the Tagus River and the Algarve that distance […]

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    Mercan Group signs deal with Hilton to operate two new hotels in Lagos

    Lagos Marina – Curio Collection by Hilton and Hilton Garden Inn Lagos will be built next to the marina of Algarve city. There are two projects that qualify for Portugal Golden Visa program. Mercan Group and Hilton have signed an agreement to operate two new hotels in Lagos, which are expected to open in the […]

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    Casa das Lérias was one of the finalists of the Expresso & SIC Notícias Real Estate Awards

    Casa das Lérias was one of the finalist projects in the 4th Edition of the SIC and Expresso Real Estate Awards, which distinguish the best of the national real estate. It is the result of an urban rehabilitation project that qualified for Portugal Golden Visa Program and has opened in October of last year. Organized […]

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    Sé Catedral Tapestry Collection by Hilton is one of the nominees of the AHEAD Awards 2022

    Sé Catedral Hotel Porto, Tapestry Collection by Hilton is one of the nominees of the AHEAD Awards 2022 – Europe. It is the result of an urban rehabilitation project that qualified for Portugal Golden Visa Program and has opened in March of this year. This is a project of rehabilitation of an old building in […]

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    MERCAN LAUNCHES NEW PROJECT IN FARO, PORTUGAL – THE RIVERSIDE HOTEL FARO

    Mercan Group pleased to launch a new project of Mercan Group in 2022 – THE RIVERSIDE HOTEL FARO which qualified for Portugal Golden Visa Program. The Riverside Hotel Faro is a 4-star hotel flagged by International Brand Hotel. The hotel is located ịn Faro, the largest city in the Algarve region, and its distance of […]

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    Mercan Group Launches New Project in Lisbon: LISBOA SKYVIEW HOTEL

    Mercan Group pleased to launch new project of Mercan Group in 2022 – LISBOA SKYVIEW HOTEL which qualified for Portugal Golden Visa Program. Lisboa Skyview Hotel is a 4-star hotel with 230 rooms and flagged by an International brand. Located very close to Lisbon Airport, an international airport 7 km northeast from the city center […]

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    Casa da Companhia Hotel celebrates its First Anniversary

    Casa da Companhia Hotel is celebrating its First Anniversary this month. This is an important milestone for the Mercan Group within the hospitality sector in Portugal. Located at one of the most prestigious buildings on Rua das Flores (Flowers Street), the 5-star hotel is the result of the rehabilitation and restoration of a historic building […]

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    Mercan Group Hit a Milestone of 1004 investor

    It’ s our excitement to announce that we hit 1004 investors just today 08th October, making Mercan the biggest Hotel development company in Portugal under Rehabilitation Category of Golden Visa Program The Portugal Golden Visa Program is the most competitive program that offer foreign investors the right to reside in Portugal/EU and eventually get EU […]

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    Portugal Golden Visa’s Update: There Is No Changes On Real Estate Rehabilitation Category

    After a year of rumors and ever-changing semi-official announcements, on February 12, 2021, the actual updates to the law were published. It takes effect on January 1, 2022. (Decree-Law No. 14/2021 of February 12, issued by the Council of Ministers). There will be no changes on the regulations related to the Golden Visa category in Portugal regarding […]

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    12% of homes vacant in Portugal

    Data shows that last year there were 5,970,677 homes in Portugal, of which however 4,042 were considered to be “improvised”. According to data released by Pordata, and based on information from the 2021 Census, last year there were 5,970,677 homes in Portugal, 4,042 of which were improvised. In 2011, however, there were 6,612 makeshift houses […]

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    1st 100% crypto property transaction

    For the first time, a house was purchased through cryptocurrency exchange, without any conversion to euros. According to a report by Expresso, the real estate market has experienced another historical moment, with the first house sold entirely in cryptocurrencies taking place on May 5, 2022. The T3 apartment in Braga was purchased for three bitcoins, […]

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    22 million doses of Covid vaccines ‘on way to Portugal’

    The ministry of health has confirmed that 22 million doses of the six Covid vaccines so far produced are ‘on their way to Portugal’. Contracts signed with producers (see below) ensure that every citizen will get the chance to receive the correct dosage (generally two shots) to go back to a ‘normal life’ by at […]

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    40% hike in electricity bills forecast for August

    Endesa boss warns of unpleasant surprise for bill payers in August while the government claims prediction is “alarmist”. Electricity bills are set to increase by up to 40% because of the Iberian mechanism to limit gas prices, according to the executive president of Endesa, Nuno Ribeiro da Silva, in an excerpt released from an interview […]

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    42% of population with complete vaccination

    The vaccination programme across Portugal continues to move forward, however the Algarve and Lisbon are lagging behind nationally. More than 4.3 million people have been fully vaccinated against Covid-19 in Portugal, equivalent to 42 percent of the country’s resident population. According to the latest vaccination report from the General Directorate of Health (DGS), as of Sunday 4,337,479 […]

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    73% of the Portuguese population have already completed their vaccination

    According to DGS report, 73% of the Portuguese population have already completed their vaccination process and 83% had the first dose. Age between 12 and 17 ,74% had at least one dose with 461,578 and 67% had complete vaccination. Regarding vaccination coverage, all regions of the country, with the exception of the Algarve, which has […]

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    8 EU/Schengen Countries Recognise China’s Sinovac Vaccine as Valid Proof of Immunity

    At present, all European countries recognise proof of vaccination approved by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) – Oxford/AstraZeneca, Pfizer/BioNTech, Moderna, and Johnson and Johnson. The following EU/Schengen Area countries accept Sinovac as valid proof of immunity: Austria Finland Greece Iceland Netherlands Spain Sweden Switzerland Cre: Schengeninfo

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    Above average house prices rise in Portugal

    The year-on-year house price increased, in the third quarter of 2022, by 6.8% in the eurozone and 7.4% in the European Union (EU), with Portugal registering an above-average rise (13.1%). According to Eurostat, compared to the previous quarter, between July and September housing prices rose by 1.0% in the eurozone and 0.9% in the EU. […]

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    Algarve a favourite for foreign real estate investors

    In the Algarve regions, the demand for foreign investors is high due to the weather and beaches, with Portimão, Vilamoura and Quarteira at the top of the list. The region of choice for foreign investors is the Algarve, and in Portimão, nine out of ten property purchases brokered by Engel & Völkers were carried out […]

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    Algarve – Cheapest place in Portugal to holiday

    According to the Holiday Money Report 2021, put together by Post Office Travel Money, a summer holiday in Portugal certainly doesn’t have to cost a fortune. The report focuses on 8 different price categories, including the cost of a bottle of water, a coffee, a soft drink, a pint of beer, dinner for two with a bottle of wine, […]