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Last updated: 09/24/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

This owner has been advertising with owners direct since 2004, and completing bookings by BACS, one of the recommended forms of direct payment. Use of the optional online booking system incurs an additional agency fee of between 6 - 8% of the owners listed price, plus VAT, charged to the holiday maker by owners direct.

PROPERTY DETAILS: In a truly enviable location, tucked away in its own private garden, but just 70m from the beach, this well appointed and recently (2015) refurbished 4 bedrooms + 4 bathrooms villa offers excellent accommodation for up to 8 people (+ extra child/baby). Casa das Redes is situated in the beachfront area of Praia da Luz, within the pedestrian and resident only access zone, and with village facilities in very easy reach. The villa is one of four unique and individual residential properties situated within 'Quinta das Redes', which was once the site of the historic beachfront tuna cannery. The original high stone built outer walls of the site provide a desirable level of privacy for the villas within. The villa offers comfortable open plan living, dining and kitchen areas on the ground floor. There are three bedrooms with bathrooms ensuite upstairs, and one bedroom with wetroom ensuite downstairs, plus separate downstairs wc. Outside there is a 9m x 5m heated pool, plus paddling pool set in a secure and private walled garden with lemon trees and palms. There is a comfortable outside seating area, with large sofa and chairs around a tiled top coffee table, and a shaded dining area with built in BBQ overlooking the pool. The ground floor of the villa has level access to the outside areas and down to the beachfront and it's facilities. Ideally positioned for family holidays, the property offers both the advantages and amenities of a central position at the beach, and a high level of privacy and security afforded by the enclosed walled garden. A car is not necessary for a holiday at this property although there is off street parking for one car and secondary parking just outside the gates in the resident parking and access zone. Wifi, TV with all UK channels, freeview, and catch up, a safe, cot, high chair, stair gate. Installation of air conditioning is scheduled for the 2017 season.

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Property Type

  • Villa

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking permitted in the outside areas only....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    The downstairs bedroom and wetroom is suitable for those with limited mobility and for wheelchair access. Shower chair with detachable arms can be provided on request. The ground floor open plan arrangement allows easy access to all living areas, and there are no steps between the house and outside patio areas, through the garden gate, and down to the beachfront. Luz beach is classified as fully accessible (see below)...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single, 1 baby crib

    Bathroom ensuite...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Shower room ensuite...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

    Shower room ensuite...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Accessible downstairs room with wetroom ensuite...moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Notes on accommodation: The washing machine in the villa is solely for guest use (not used by maid service). Firewood is included in the rental price in Easter and winter seasons. Pool heating is included in all seasons except winter. Outside: Secure entry gate allows for a high degree of privacy within the garden, which is laid with traditional calcada patio, and is planted with lemon trees, bougainvillea, and palms. The pool is heated by electric heat pump, and has a cover to retain heat overnight. Pool is cleaned and water tested twice weekly. Pool heating is included in rental price in all seasons except winter. Garden lights and pool lights provide for evening entertainment. Ample sunbeds and outside furniture. Outside shower by the pool. Purpose built under cover barbecue area with dining table. There is one shaded off street parking space. However, with all local amenities and supermarkets nearby, a car is not necessary for a holiday at this property. Outside the villa, and along the beachfront, the road is access only for pedestrians, resident parking and deliveries. Utility Room: Upstairs laundry cupboard with washing machine ironing board and iron. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The property is cleaned on Saturday (changeover day), and Wednesday. Household linens are provided. Linen change Saturday. Towel change Saturday and Wednesday. Please bring your own towels for beach and poolside. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Please feel free to exchange your holiday paperbacks....moreless

  • Television:

    Internet TV with all UK channels and freeview, and catch up facility....moreless

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Ocean View
  • Village
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Jet Skiing
  • Paragliding
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

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

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Sheduled for instalation for new season 2017. ...moreless

  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Living room has 3 large sofas to accommodate 9 with ease. Log burner. DVD player. Wifi. ...moreless

  • Parking:

    Parking for one car in car port. Additional parking in roadside residents only zone....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Household towels provided. Please bring your own for beach and poolside....moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Cafetieres provided...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen:

    Fitted kitchen with granite worktops. Fridge freezer, dishwasher, 5 ring gas hob, large electric oven, microwave. Open plan with dining area, glazed patio doors to pool terrace with further outside dining table and BBQ. Highchair...moreless

  • Microwave

Outside

  • Golf:

    There are 4 golf courses within 5 - 20 minutes of Luz, the nearest and most recently completed being Quinta da Boavista. There is also the challenging, hilly course at Parque da Floresta to the west, and Palmares and Penina, both east of Lagos. ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Patio style garden with flowering shrubs, lemon trees and palms...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Purpose built BBQ area with table and seating for 8...moreless

  • Tennis:

    There are tennis courts and equipment hire within walking distance of the villa....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Pool heating included in rental. Solar safe cover to be used at night. Pool lights. Separate children's paddling pool...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Mid 2016
Sep 3 - Sep 30, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,323
Low 2016
Oct 1 - Nov 4, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,956
Low 2017
Apr 1 - May 19, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,956
Mid 2017
May 20 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,384
High 2017
Jul 1 - Jul 21, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,995
Peak 2017
Jul 22 - Sep 1, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,606
Mid 2017
Sep 2 - Sep 29, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,384
Low 2017
Sep 30 - Nov 3, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,956

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • OfflineRDD $259.16
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • VAT Tax Rate 6%

Notes:

Periods may be held on option for up to 2 days. Full booking conditions available on enquiry.

Rentals are by the week and changeover day is Saturday during the summer season. Entry is after 2pm on arrival day and exit by 10am on departure. Some flexibility of changeover day may be possible out of peak season, and for last minute bookings.

Pool heating is included in all prices. Prices are UK Pounds per week unless otherwise stated, although payment may also be made in Euros at the online mid market exchange rate at the time of booking.

Winter lets on application.

A 20% deposit is required to confirm a booking, with the balance of payment falling due 2 months before the start date of the rental period.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 09/24/2016
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Location

Car: Not Necessary

Coast/Beach:

Praia da Luz is arguably one of the prettiest beaches in the Western Algarve, sporting the european blue flag, and classified as accessible with ramps and walkways and facilities for the disabled. East are picturesque rocky coves and the long sandy crescent of Meia Praia at Lagos, within 10 minutes drive. 15 minutes West are the resort beaches of Burgau and Salema, and further again are a multitude of beaches frequented by surfers, Spectacular and less busy but not so safe for small children.

Travel:

Faro is the nearest airport at only a 1 hour drive away.

Distances:

Praia da Luz beach 70m. Historic town of Lagos 8 mins by car. Cape St Vincent 30 mins by car.

Further Details:

The villa is centrally placed and within walking distance to all village amenities which include post office, bank, cash dispensing machines, several supermarkets, pharmacy, English-speaking doctors surgery and dentist. Zoomarine dolphin park and Slide and Splash water park provide coach transport from Luz. Anglican church services are held on Sunday in the local church. Tennis is widely available, including lessons and friendly tournaments. There are two water-sport centres on the beach providing everything from banana boat rides, to sailing lessons, to fishing excursions. From Lagos you can try parasailing, deep-sea fishing, dolphin safari, or visit the grottos by fishing boat. There are several surf centers offering day trips to wherever the waves are best on the day, wetsuits, equipment and instruction as required. Luz can offer truly international cuisine in a wide choice of cafes and restaurants to suit all tastes and occasions. Many are family friendly and also offer a takeaway service. For a change of scene we recommend an evening out in the historic town of Lagos. The 8 minute taxi ride is inexpensive - let us book for you and just sit back and enjoy the local wines. For younger children, a visit to the local zoo is both delightful and educational, and there are kids activities available in the village.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1996

About the owner: My parents purchased our family property in this then undiscovered part of the Algarve in 1966. For many years the farmhouse, which was the surviving building on the site of the old tuna cannery, was a haven of peace for happy family summers. I chose to make my life here in the late 80's, and the property passed to me in 1996. As times changed, and with careful thought, the old farmhouse and outbuildings were remodelled and developed. Today we can offer desirable villa accommodation in the same perfect holiday location we enjoyed as children, but with all modern facilities. We now have many returning guests who have taken Luz to their hearts in the same way as my own family did so many years ago.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Casa das Redes

    Casa das Redes

  • living room

    living room

  • kitchen

    kitchen

  • inside and outside dining

    inside and outside dining

  • Ensuite shower room

    Ensuite shower room

  • Ensuite shower room

    Ensuite shower room

  • ensuite bathroom

    ensuite bathroom

  • accessible wetroom

    accessible wetroom

  • Barbecue area

    Barbecue area

  • heated pool

    heated pool

  • living room

    living room

  • kitchen

    kitchen

  • inside and outside dining

    inside and outside dining

  • Queen bedroom

    Queen bedroom

  • Upstairs Twin room

    Upstairs Twin room

  • Bedroom with Queen bed and single bed.

    Bedroom with Queen bed and single bed.

  • accessible Queen bedroom

    accessible Queen bedroom

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  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 09/24/2016

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