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This pleasant holiday villa is located in Praia da Luz, a small village in Algarve just 6km away from the well known Lagos town. With a super ocean view, a private pool and garden, 10 mins walk to beach, 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, central heating, FREE Wifi, IPTV, is the perfect place to spend your holidays! The house is built on 2 levels with the bedrooms on the 1st floor; 2 of them share a terrace overlooking the pool and the sea. The bedroom1 has an ensuit bathroom with shower, bidet, w.c. and 2 beds. The bedroom2 has also 2 beds. Bedroom 3 has doors to the front garden and a double bed. The main bathroom has a shower and w.c. is located between bedrooms 2 & 3. The living room on the ground floor has doors opening into a large terrace overlooking the private pool, the sea and the garden. The garden has 4 Sun Loungers. The kitchen is well equipped (refrigerator, stove, oven, dishwasher, microwave, coffee machine, ling washer, electrical kettle…) and has a door to the pool. Maid service (2x week
How to get there: Fly to Faro airport - a number of UK airlines fly direct including Monarch, EasyJet, TAP and British Airways. The flight takes about 3 hours and Portugal is in the same time zone as the UK. There are lots of flights every day. It takes about 1 hour to reach the villa by car, either in a taxi (about Euro 70) or renting a car - Hertz, Sixt, Europcar and others are available from Faro airport. The motorway from Faro to Lagos is fast and quiet, and the majority of the journey is on this road. A train service also operates from Faro to Lagos. Directions from Lagos to the Villa, about 6 kms, are available. In the summer peak season its best to arrange car rental before you arrive. Lisbon and Sevilha are a 3 hour car journey.
Other Sports/Leisure/Night Life and Shopping: Jeep Safaris - Driving over hills and through valleys, along tracks that you´d never find. The safaris take passengers to areas where indigenous flora and fauna rea in abundance. Usually a ful day out with a picnic lunch Blokarting - Try the newest sport to hit the Algarve near Sagres - on a 3-wheeled go-kart with a sail attached to catch the wind - is exciting and exhilarating From Luz there are daytrip coaches to the water parks (Aqualand, Aquashow and Krazy World) and the Dolphin Park (ZoomMarine) as well as several museums invite to trips. Gymnasiums and fitness centers all offering standard equipment. Pampering offer a variety od beauty treatment and alternative therapy salons. Further interesting activities are also the Gypsy markets, interesting shops selling gifts adn Portuguese pottery The Algarve's very own night life party capital-Albufeira within a 30min drive. Two huge shopping centers are located in Portimao and Guia within a 30min. drive.
International Medical Service: First Aid service in several languages are available 24h a day in Praia da Luz from general practitioners, specialized doctors to dentists and health centers with possible visits to home. There are also public and private Hospitals located in Lagos. In addition Alvor has a private hospital with an excellent reputation, providing a 24-hour emergency service, accepting most credit cards, having a direct link to several major health insurance companies. Portimao offers a state hospital with a very good 24-hour open children's clinic. All current medicines are easy to obtain in the well equipped pharmacies operating 24h a day for emergency services (applicable for those in duty).
Bedroom 1 having 2 single beds, en-suite, patio windows to balcony with sea views straight from the bed.
Bedroom 2 having 2 single beds, patio doors to balcony with sea views.
Bedroom 3 having 1 double bed, doors to the front Garden
All Bedrooms have built in spacious wardrobes...moreless
En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with bath, shower, wc, hand basin and bidet
Bathroom between rooms 2 and 3 with shower, hand basin and WC.
Both Bathrooms have external windows providing natural air ventilation and sun light.
Downstairs Washroom having hand basin and WC....moreless
- Garden Furniture (Table for 6 people + 4 Sunbeds) and Barbecue.
- Swiming Pool 8x4m equipped with modern fully automatic salt water system that is comfortable and gentle on the eyes, skin, and hair. Weekly vacuum cleaning by dedicated personnel.
- Weekly Garden Maintenance.
- Bright and Sunny Villa Due to its excellent sun orientation towards south. Located in a very quiet place.
- Free Parking available in front of the Villa.
- A house management representative will be available 24 hours/day to help you and provide needed information.
- Maid service is provided 2 times a week. Bed sheets are changed once a week and towels twice (pool/beach towels are not provided).
- There are two Internet Cafes at Praia da Luz, one of them providing free Wi-Fi access at 100m from Home...moreless
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The villa is 10 min walk from the promenade and lovely sandy beach of Praia de Luz, one of the best beaches in the Algarve. There is a wide range of leisure activities e.g. water sport activities, beachside cafes & bars, through small bistro type restaurants to fine dining (fresh fish). Very safe for children with added attraction of rock pools at one hand of the beach, plus a beach-front restaurant, completed with children’s play area makes it a great place for all the family! Water Parks, Surfing, sailing, fishing and scuba-diving trips can be booked for departure from Luz or nearby Lagos, next to the remarkable Marina. The beautiful rolling hills and spring of Monchique worth a visit, and so is Foia, the highest point in the Algarve, with spectacular views all the way to the sea! There is also a historic fortress at Cap St Vincent, Europe's most south westerly point. West Coast is ideal for Surfing Pros.
Other Activities: Wonderful cliff walks to the East towards Ponta da Piedade and to the West to the Atlantic Ocean unexplored Coast
Golf: Golfers flock to the Algarve all year round due to the mild winter climate, spectacular scenery and the manicured fairways and greens of many world class courses. None of the present courses are more than 15km away from the coast but vary greatly from the steep hillsides at Parque de Floresta to the flat terrain of Salgados, so whatever course you are looking for, the Algarve is sure to have it! Here is a brief summary of the courses nearest to Luz: Boavista - 5 minutes drive, par 71, handicap card required, views of Atlantic ocean and hills of Monchique. Tel. (UK) Tel: +44 (0) 1625 588 400 ; Tel. (PT) +351 282 000 111
Palmares - 10 minute drive, par 71, gentle slopes above an extensive beach. Tel: (+351) 282 76 89 59
Parque de Floresta - 15 minutes drive, par 72, rolling, hilly terrain. Tel: (+351) 282 690 054
Penina - 20 minute drive, par 73, handicap card required, leafy with large water hazards. Telf. (+351) 282 420 200
Salgados - tel: +351 289 583 030
Year Purchased: 2003
About the owner: We're a Portuguese family of five who lived abroad in Paris, Brussels, Basel, ... Whenever returning to Portugal we value more and more the Portuguese Sunlight, the sea, the beaches and our vacations in Algarve close to family and friends and we're very much pleased to share this experience with you.
Why the Owner Chose Praia da Luz: We found this detached villa with a superb view over the sea, close to the beach on the nicest are of Algarve, out of the crowd with excellent conditions for family vacations. We've nearby a diversity of beaches from rocky to flat, water sports, coast trekking, golf, etc.We couldn't ask for more!
Quite recently we got the confirmation we chose a place located near to one of the best beaches in the world according to the 'Huffington Post' - 'Ponta Da Piedade (close to Praia da Luz) Could Very Well Be The Most Beautiful Beach On Earth'
Really worth you browse all the pictures!
The Unique Benefits at this Villa: Private pool. Quite place. Ideal for families. Summer holidays in Praia da Luz out of crowd at affordable prices. Very friendly environment. Local and reliable services available.
Close to one of the most beautiful beaches in the world!