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Fabulous Sea View Townhouse in Praia De Luz

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Freshwater pool and sun garden - 25 yards to walk

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Last updated: 04/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4-5 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

We searched for ages for a house to buy in the area, having holidayed in the Algarve. The estate agent took us onto the sun-terrace overlooking the pool, the palm trees and the distant blue seas and knew that Vila Serena was the perfect place for a holiday home. 80% of our visitors have or will return in 2014.
As well as spectacular sea views from the roof terrace with glorious sunsets, there's stunning communal pool, baby pool and gardens. Shade cover for your car.
Fully equipped kitchen: dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washing machine, microwave, etc
Two double bedrooms (hair dryer) with wardrobes.
We can also provide up to two good sized travel cots, high chair and baby bath.
There's a small terrace off the master bedroom, two bathrooms, spacious open plan lounge with 6 seater dining area, a wood burning stove, fully fitted kitchen, well equipped.
The upstairs bathroom has a bath/shower, loo, bidet and vanity unit. The downstairs bathroom has a shower.
Log fire in winter, long-term winter visitors' enquiries are welcome..
The property is equipped with digital TV channels and DVD, a garden terrace and patio furniture with optional BBQ. The roof terrace with loungers for private sunbathing.
There's a paperback library, board games and jigsaws for all ages.
Bed linen & beach towels are provided, you can holiday with hand luggage only!
Our caretaker Joao will meet you at the door and show you in, leaving a key for your use.
The property is located in a smart complex of only 16 houses within enclosed private gardens and a shaded car parking space out front..
Welcome pack available, please ask for details.
For longer stays, Joao and his team will freshen up the house and change sheets & towels for a small charge.

There is also an ABTA-approved shuttle bus service which tours the hotels; one family of 6 had the return journey mini-bus all to themselves!

There is an excellent local bus service that stops close by, its one of those city bus routes that charges about 2-3 Euros per trip or for a day ticket enabling you to get on and off all day long. It's very good for little legs returning from a busy day at the beach, or for exploring the local villages (or Sunday lunch at the lovely Beach Restaurant in Burgau an absolute MUST)

If you are looking to rent TWO OR THREE HOUSES in Vila Serena, we are, with enough notice, able to arrange this with our neighbouring owners. Each house sleeps up to 6.

Testimonials from our visitors!: These are what our visitors have written about their stay in Vila Serena
'..we had a fabulous holiday in your house. It was great for me when I turned the key in the lock and found your house lived up to our expectations'

'.....We had a wonderful holiday, never seen such clear skies for such a long time. Luz is lovely and we found lots to do around about and especially enjoyed walking over the cliffs at Cabo da Sao Vicente and further North towards Aljezur. In fact far too many nice places to list. Maybe calls for another holiday sometime?

Your villa is gorgeous and in a beautiful spot and so well described. Research into any new area is always full of potential problems but none found here. We are absolutely delighted with the whole experience, thank you very much.....'

'We wanted to let you know we really enjoyed our stay in Luz, the facilities in the villa were ideal for our stay' Diane & Adrian
'The accommodation was stunning, exactly what we expected'

MAKE US AN OFFER!: Take a look at the reservations....there's a few spaces, especially early September which is a truly gorgeous time to visit.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 180 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

  • Bedroom 1: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single, 2 baby crib

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  • Room 3: 1 sleep sofa /futon

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  • 2 Double bedrooms with large twin beds, fitted wardrobes and dressing tables. Master bedroom has a terrace for quiet breakfasts. We provide all linens and bath towels, and now BEACH/POOL towels, so you can travel 'hand luggage only' ........'we had a fabulous holiday in your house. It was great for me when I turned the key in the lock and found your house lived up to our expectations' To accommodate larger parties, or if you are looking to rent TWO OR THREE HOUSES in Vila Serena, we are able to arrange this with the neighbouring owners A fair amount of notice is welcomed to set this up! Each house will sleep 6 people and all the usual baby things are available at nominal cost....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, bidet

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Baby bath available...moreless

  • Bath towels provided, as well as towels for swimming/beach We even provide face flannels!...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Local activities include good walking facilities, cycling, fishing, swimming, horse riding, sailing, water skiing, wind surfing. Shark fishing and pleasure boats from Lagos daily. There are also 2 large water parks in the Algarve Slide & Splash and The Big One which are great family fun. Another fantastic day out is Zoomarine at which you can watch the various shows or even arrange to swim with the Dolphins. To accommodate larger parties, or if you are looking to rent TWO OR THREE HOUSES in Vila Serena, we are able to arrange this with the neighbouring owners A fair amount of notice is welcomed to set this up! Each house will sleep 6 people and all the usual baby things are available at nominal cost....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys

Theme

  • Family

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    A high chair is available There are also 4 chairs and a table on the terrace outside as well as the same on the roof terrace...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer:

    clothes take no time at all to dry in the sun...moreless

  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    two mobile LX heaters available...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All linens provided, including cot linens...moreless

  • Living Room:

    A large sofa, and easy chairs with a new TV...moreless

  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking:

    A parking space is available on the drive...moreless

  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Towels for the bathroom and towels to take to the beach are provided....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Brand new mx...moreless

  • Wood Stove:

    Very cosy log fire...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    Brand new washing machine installed...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    The roof terrace is ideal for private sunbathing...moreless

  • Beach Towels
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    The pool is opposite the house, and has huge gardens for sunbathing. There's a safe small pool for little ones...moreless

  • Outdoor Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional

Property Descriptor

  • Terraced
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring 2015
Apr 2 - Jun 28, 2015
4 night min stay
£75
£550 £2,200
Summer 2015
Jun 29 - Aug 31, 2015
5 night min stay

£700 £2,700
Autumn 2015
Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2015
5 night min stay
£70
£450 £1,600
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit £230
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

We are happy to negotiate short and long stays, with discounts.

Full rent is payable 8 weeks prior to arrival date.

The deposit is returned after checking for breakages etc. and safe return of keys.

Cancellations - deposit returned if booking cancelled 12 weeks prior to arrival.

Check out time 10 AM, Check in not before 3 p.m. but we can be flexible

Do contact us if you would like to stay


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Location

80 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Faro
500 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Hotel Belavista
5 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Boavista
10 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Lagos
12 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Lagos West
300 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Restaurant O Aquario
500 Metres
Nearest Beach
Praia da Luz

Car: Not Necessary

GORGEOUS in SEPTEMBER....if you're looking for a wonderful holiday then...

Praia da Luz is a Village with a famously beautiful Blue Flag beach & sea front, located 5 kilometres from the larger town of Lagos. There are many superb restaurants offering a range of well-priced food, beach cafes, bars, cash machines, a bank, medical centre and supermarkets - the nearest and most interesting being 10 minutes walk away.

The beach is gorgeous, sandy and flat with large cliffs to the left, and is half a mile wide. Water sports available in the summer months. Beach sun beds and parasols can be hired for a small fee. A promenade running the length of the beach is fringed with palm trees and various cafes.

There are many good golf courses close to Praia de Luz the nearest two being Boavista and Parque de Floresta which are amongst the best in Europe.

The sand-duned beaches on the west coast, 45 minutes drive, provide brilliant surfing and parascending. Lively club scene in Lagos -10-20 euros in a taxi.

Soothing relaxation can be had at the spa, a five-minute drive away.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: Bill and Steph are born and bred in the UK. Bill has worked extensively in Pakistan, India, Poland and Sri Lanka. Steph runs an agency for children' s entertainers and can sometimes be seen on TV. They live in the North of England

Why the Owner Chose Burgau:
We'd searched extensively across France & Spain for a holiday home, then went to the Algarve for the first time in 2008 and fell in love with Praia da Luz. then fell in love all over again with Vila Serena!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The view - perfect for your tai chi/yoga on the roof terrace! Well equipped The pool complex is 10 paces away A short walk to the fab local supermarket BAPTISTA, with it's own bakery Beautifully maintained gardens, heavenly flowers and palm trees and extensive grassed areas round the pool


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Freshwater pool and sun garden - 25 yards to walk

    Freshwater pool and sun garden - 25 yards to walk

  • The pools  and the sea from the house terrace

    The pools and the sea from the house terrace

  • The living room

    The living room

  • The Vila's gardens are well-maintained

    The Vila's gardens are well-maintained

  • Luz's fave place: Chicco's

    Luz's fave place: Chicco's

  • The house, taken from the pool garden

    The house, taken from the pool garden

  • Forteleza bar terrace, November 2011

    Forteleza bar terrace, November 2011

  • Cute Dog?W ombat?  Luz beach, Nov 2011

    Cute Dog?W ombat? Luz beach, Nov 2011

  • The Forteleza bar gardens, Nov 2011

    The Forteleza bar gardens, Nov 2011

  • Jessica loves paddling!

    Jessica loves paddling!

  • View from the Roof Terrace, July

    View from the Roof Terrace, July

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • Flowers on our verandah

    Flowers on our verandah

  • Baptista bakery is just 10 mins' walk away!

    Baptista bakery is just 10 mins' walk away!

  • The patio - evening

    The patio - evening

  • Luz Beach

    Luz Beach

  • Brilliant sand art at Luz beach Nov 2011

    Brilliant sand art at Luz beach Nov 2011

£70 - £100 per night (GBP)
Minimum stay: 4-5 nights
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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated 04/25/2015
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