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Superb Luxury Top Floor Apartment with South Facing Sun Terrace

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Last updated: 09/12/2014
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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Coimbra apartment description

This large excellently maintained luxury apartment is situated on the exclusive Praia del Rey Golf and Country Club Resort. The apartments were awarded a Gold Medal for the best construction in Portugal by Home Overseas. It is fully furnished to a very high standard with an end south facing sun terrace that is not overlooked giving total privacy. All bedrooms open on to their own balconies and the apartment is centrally heated and wood burning stove for winter months.
The apartment is next to the 1st Tee also overlooking the 18th Green, Driving Range and with views to the sea. The apartment has the use of a heated communal and children's pool and is also located close to a beautiful beach. Praia del Rey is Portugal's No. 1 golf course (Peugeot) and is ranked 13th in Europe by Golf World. The Club house is located within a minutes walk and offers a restaurant, bar, snacks and lounge area with plasma screen cable TV and games room. There are also all weather tennis courts available.

Flights/Car Hire: The closest Airport is Lisbon and is serviced by flights with British Airways, Monarch, TAP and Easyjet. Booking as early as possible will enable you to get some very reasonable rates. For Car Hire it is best to book car hire before arrival and this will again secure the best rates. The drive to Praia del Rey is about 50 miles and nearly all of it is on a motorway and is very easy. If you take a taxi from the airport it will cost approx. 70-90 euros.
We do have the telephone number of a very helpful taxi driver (who speaks English well) in the village and you can phone him from this country and make a reservation and he will be at the airport to pick you up. We have always found him to be very reliable and this will be a cheaper alternative than picking up a taxi from outside the airport.

Activities: Within the Praia del Rey complex is an 18 hole Championship golf course rated No.1 in Portugal by Peugeot's 2003 guide - lessons/driving range available. Clubhouse with restaurant. 5* Marriot Hotel with restaurants, spas and fitness rooms. Seven all weather tennis courts. Childrens activity playground. Swimming pool. Beach for sunbathing or long walks. 3km is Obidos Lagoon - ideal for paddling with very small children.
Day trips to the Berlengas Islands, which is a National Park, can be taken in the summer months from Peniche.
There is also a Club Adventura for children up to the ages of 16 whereby they can undertake activities, under strict supervision from qualified staff, from surfing, sailing, paint balling, etc.

The Area: Obidos and Peniche are the two nearest towns. Obidos dates from 300BC and a world heritage town with narrow streets leading to a castle at the top of the hill surrounded by a walled town. It is very pretty with its whitewashed walls and blue paint with bourganvilla's and hanging baskets of cascading flowers. Peniche is a working fishing port where day trips to the Berlengas Islands (National Park) can be taken in summer. Other towns Bombarral (wine), Caldas da Rainha (ceramics- who supplies Harrods of London with some of their wares!, good shopping, market and restaurants), Foz do Arrelho (alternate beaches) Fatima (religious shrine) Lisbon (museums, shopping and nightlife).
We are happy to provide visitors new to the area with additional information on places to visit, restaurants, etc.

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 178 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

          • Master Bedroom: 1 king


          • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single


          • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single


          • Lounge: 2 sleep sofa /futon


          • All the bedrooms open onto a balcony. The master bedroom has double doors which opens onto the terrace. Being at the end of the apartment block this south facing apartment is unlike all the others in the block. All other apartments will receive the sun first thing in the morning and again in the afternoon/evening while we receive sun from first thing in the morning to late in the evening. A cot and highchair is available on request....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Master Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower, bidet


          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower, bidet


          • Cloakroom: toilet


          • Heater towel rails in both bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Flat wide screen TV is situated in the Lounge of the apartment together with an assortment of DVD's and music CD's. The apartment is perfect for golfers, non-golfers and families. The terrace/balcony is very large and equipped with teak table, chairs and sun loungers. It is not overlooked by other apartments or villa's giving privacy but is central on the resort, only a minute from the Clubhouse and restaurant which also has a games room and a plasma screen cable TV. Ideal for keeping the children entertained while you are having a Pimms on the terrace or in the Bar! The apartment has its own purpose built BBQ on the terrace to save you going to use the communal one near the swimming pool....moreless


              • Books
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Music Library
              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • VCR
              • Video Library


              • Family
              • Sports & Activities


              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Massage Therapist

              Leisure Activities

              • Horseback Riding
              • Walking

              Location Type

              • Beach
              • Resort

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Jet Skiing
              • Paragliding
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Arrival Day

                  • Flexible


                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people


                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Fireplace
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Sofa Bed
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Wood Stove


                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Blender
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • Kitchen:

                    Washing/Tumble Dryer...moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster


                  • Balcony
                  • Barbecue
                  • Beach Chairs
                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Golf
                  • Golf Clubs
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Patio
                  • Porch / Veranda
                  • Tennis
                  • Tennis Court
                  • Terrace

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Heated Pool
                  • Outdoor Pool


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                  from 12 traveler reviews
                  Rental rates include: Gas, Electricity, linen, towels (internal use only).  For rentals in the periods of December, January and February a surcharge of 80 euros a week will be applied for the additional electricity and gas that will be used.  10% discount is available for bookings of over 2 weeks.  A 25% deposit is required on booking and the balance is payable 8 weeks prior to departure.  A refundable damage deposit of £200 or 200 Euros is also required and needs to be added to final payment. This amount is refundable less the reasonable cost of any breakages or damage done (not including reasonable wear and tear) after the property has been cleaned and an inventory check has been completed on your departure.  If the apartment is left in a mess and additional cleaning is required to clean, this will also be deducted from your deposit.
                  Further maid service can be arranged at additional cost. Payment can be made in Euros or GBP. 
                  For rentals over one week Maid Service will come into the property and change towels and bedlinen, if required, and this is included in your rental price.
                  A welcome pack containing milk, bread, butter, cheese, ham, yogurts, etc. can be purchased for £20.
                  Check out is usually 10.30am on morning of departure.  Check in is usually 1pm on day of arrival.  These times can be varied depending on whether the apartment is occupied on your arrival or departure dates.
                  Please note that rates are based upon a maximum of 6 people staying.  Accomodation is available for 8 people at a small additional rate.

                  Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

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                  Last updated: 09/12/2014
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                  70 Kilometres
                  Nearest Airport
                  400 Metres
                  Nearest Beach

                  Car: Recommended

                  Praia del Rey is located about 1 hours drive from Lisbon on the unspoilt West Coast between the ancient towns of Obidos (World Heritage Site) and Peniche. A visit to the walled town of Obidos is a must for not only the history and views from the castle walls but also for the shopping in the narrow cobbled streets. There are also some very good restaurants within the walls of the city.

                  Peniche, a historic picturesque fishing town with its 16th century fortress is known for its seafood restaurants which are excellent and inexpensive.

                  Baleal is between Praia del Rey and Peniche and this is a very popular bay for surfers from all over the World. A welcome sheet is available, to those renting, to give you additional information about the area, restaurants, nightlife and places to visit.

                  Also, a visit to nearby Bombarrel to the Vineyard of Quintas de Loridos and the large Buddha garden set in the grounds with Buddha statues and terracota soldiers and their horses is excellent.

                  Other Activities: go-karting, historic sites

                  Golf: An excellent 18 hole championship golf course with a mix of links and forest holes. The course has spectacular views over the Atlantic. Tee off times can be arranged in advance at Praia del Rey and there are at least 10 other quality 18 hole courses nearby. There is a pro-shop, driving range and English professionals available to give advice and lessons. You will need an official handicap. Buggies, trolleys and clubs are all available to rent.

                  Golfers who've played the Praia D'El Rey course will know that it is regularly ranked not just among Portugal's top courses, but among Europe's top courses. Danish tour operators have just voted Praia D’El Rey among the top 10 courses in Europe, and we've also just learned that the US's prestigious

                  The Golfer magazine has now ranked us among their Top 10 in Continental Europe.

                  And that's not all. Famous US golfer Greg Norman has just written the foreword to a new book, Planet Golf (ed. Darius Oliver 2007) which defines the 'great golf courses outside the USA'. Only 5 Iberian courses were chosen, two of which were in Portugal. One is, Praia D'El Rey...

                  2007 - 'Best European Golf Resort' (awarded by leading golf tour operators) and 'Portugal's Leading Resort' from the World Travel Awards.

                  2006,2007,2008 - Home Overseas Award

                  2009 - Europe's Leading Golf and Leisure Resort and Europe's Leading Golf Resort by the International Association of Golf Tour Operators


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                  Speaks: english



                  • Terrace


                  • Dining Room

                    Dining Room

                  • Twin Bedroom

                    Twin Bedroom

                  • Kitchen


                  • View from apartment over Driving Range

                    View from apartment over Driving Range

                  • Rural Life

                    Rural Life

                  • Caldas de Rainha Market

                    Caldas de Rainha Market

                  • Obidos Walled Town

                    Obidos Walled Town

                  • Terracotta Warriers  Buddha Gardens Bombarrel

                    Terracotta Warriers Buddha Gardens Bombarrel

                  • Lisbon


                  • Drying Fish on Nazare Beach

                    Drying Fish on Nazare Beach

                  • Berlenga Islands

                    Berlenga Islands

                  • Lounge


                  • Master Bedroom

                    Master Bedroom

                  • Twin Bedroom

                    Twin Bedroom

                  • Swimming Pool

                    Swimming Pool

                  • Praia del Rey Beach

                    Praia del Rey Beach

                  • Obidos Lagoon

                    Obidos Lagoon

                  • Fish market

                    Fish market

                  • 17th Tee

                    17th Tee

                  • Buddha Gardens at Bombarrel

                    Buddha Gardens at Bombarrel

                  • Street artwork in Lisbon

                    Street artwork in Lisbon

                  • Nazare Beach

                    Nazare Beach

                  • Berlenga Islands

                    Berlenga Islands


                  4 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

                  View calendar: Updated 09/12/14
                  Member since: 2004
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated 09/12/2014
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                  +44 (0)1730 827447

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