Apartment in Estrela da Luz, Praia da Luz, Western Algarve
Spacious Luxury Apartment in Exclusive Secure Resort, Excellent Location 5 mins Walk from Praia da Luz Beach, Restaurants, Bars and Shops, Sleeps 7 (3 Bedrooms)
This large 3 bedroom luxury apartment in the 4 star Estrela da Luz resort is situated in the lovely village of Luz, located 6 km west of the historical town of Lagos, and approx. 200 metres from the beautiful beach of Praia da Luz. The resort is fully secure with a 24 hour manned reception, CCTV, and designated underground parking for guests, serviced by a lift. The complex has three outdoor pools and one indoor heated with a jacuzzi and sauna. Poolside snack bars and a friendly cafe/bar offer inviting menus with excellent food for breakfast, tapas/lunch and dinner. The Estrela Health and Beauty facility has a state of the art gym and beauty rooms for treatments and therapies. There is also a multi purpose sports area with tennis, football, basketball and childrends play area.
|Rental Period||Per Night||Per Week||Per Month||Min. Stay (Nights)|
|1 April 2012 - 30 May 2012||GBP 800.00||7|
|1 June 2012 - 30 June 2012||GBP 1100.00||7|
|1 July 2012 - 31 August 2012||GBP 1200.00||7|
|1 September 2012 - 30 September 2012||GBP 1050.00||7|
|1 October 2012 - 30 November 2020||GBP 750.00||7|
|1 December 2012 - 31 March 2013||GBP 700.00||7|
Notes on prices
Prices shown are for the property per week in UK Pounds. Prices based upon Sat. to Sat., but we are flexible on bookings for different days of arrival and departure. Minimum stay 3 days.
Changeover days are flexible. The usual arrival time is not before 2pm and you are requested to leave before noon midday on the day of departure. Luggage storage facilities are available in reception for late departures.
Master bedroom 1 en-suite with double or twin beds and with access to the sun terrace.
Bedroom 2 with twin beds.
Bedroom 3 with twin beds.
All bedrooms have AC and large fitted wardrobes.
Cots and high chairs are available for hire, if required.
En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with bath/shower, wc, bidet and double sinks.
Family Bathroom with bath/shower, wc and double sinks.
Both bathrooms have marble inset vanity units.
Fully fitted and equipped with granite work surfaces, a ceramic Siemens cooker and hob, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, washing machine, microwave and toaster. The kitchen has a central vacuum system and patio doors leading to a balcony via separate balcony.
Spacious lounge and dining room with Air Con. Satellite TV, DVD and stereo system. Leather three and two seater couches, dining room table and chairs. There are patio doors to the large south facing balcony with patio furniture.
An underground designated car parking space is available for guests.
A weekly maid cleaning service, bath and hand towels are included. Guests are required to bring their own beach towels. Linen and towels are changed weekly.
Dishwasher Fridge FridgeFreezer HobStove Iron Microwave Oven WashingMachine
AirCon CentralHeating InternetAccess Satellite Telephone Tv
Important notes on accommodation
This is a 4 Star spacious luxury apartment and complex, which featured on Channel 4's "A Place in the Sun". It is secure with a 24 hour manned reception. The apartment is fully air-conditioned and has under floor heating. There are three balconies with patio furniture. All windows in the apartment have electronically controlled blinds. Praia da Luz is 6 km. from the historical town of Lagos. There is a local bus service to Lagos, every 30 minutes.
Apartment in Estrela da Luz, Praia da Luz, Western Algarve
About the area
The apartment has three balconies one very large south facing off the lounge with patio furniture for alfresco dining and private sun bathing, one off the master bedroom, and a third off the kitchen. The resort has 2 outdoor pools with poolside bars offering a takeaway service, plus a children's paddling pool, a lovely large indoor heated pool with sauna and jacussi. There is also a Gym, a multi purpose all-weather surface sports area suitable for football, volley ball and basketball, and tennis courts.
The apartment is a 5 min walk from a promenade and lovely sandy beach at Praia da Luz, one of the nicest beaches in the Algarve. It is sheltered by Roca Negra (Black Rock) magnificent sandstone cliffs with spectacular cliff walks. This beach has many water sports activities, beachside cafes, restaurants and bars, and shops. There are also a number of other beaches and small bays within easy reach, including Dona Anna, Meia Praia, Batata, and Porto do Mos.
There are 3 golf courses in the immediate area. Guests can avail of discounted rates. Boavista GC, an 18 hole par 72 course, is a 5 min drive. The famous Palmares, which is also an 18 hole par 72 course, is a 15 mins drive. Both courses are serviced by the resort shuttle bus. The Parque da Floresta course is a mere 20 mins drive, while Penina GC is 20 mins drive.
Special Interest Holidays
Estrela da Luz is a great resort for sun/beach, golf, walking, water sports and there is a spa/health beauty centre.
How to get there
Direct Flights are available to Faro International Airport. Flying time from the Britain and Ireland is from 2 and a half to three hours. Faro is a drive of approx. 50 minutes drive on the A22 motorway. A train service operates from Faro to Lagos. Transfers can be arranged if needed, as can car hire at special prices from a local car hire company. The resort bus takes guests around the local area. A car is not essential for stays in Estrela da Luz.
Estrela da Luz is in the delightful village of Praia da Luz, which has supermarkets, shops, restaurants and bars. There are also a chemist and local English speaking doctors. The historic walled town of Lagos is 6 km and this also has everything you would need for your holiday. It also has a a marina offering sea fishing, dolphin watching and pleasure boat trips. It is within easy reach of the Monchique mountains and Cape St Vincent, the most westerly point of mainland Europe.
Praia da Luz was once an old fishing village, which has developed into a small friendly resort with all the facilities required for a great holiday. Family attractions such as Zoo Marine, water parks, crazy golf and Lagos Zoo can be accessed - book at reception for discounted tickets.
A non refundable deposit of 20% is required at the time of booking. Balance to be paid 8 weeks prior to holiday by cheque of bank transfer.
On Cancellation of Holiday;
4-8 weeks 50% of rate refunded
2-4 weeks 25% of rate refunded
less than 2 weeks, there is no refund
"many thanks for a wonderful holiday. Your apartment and the resort was exactly what you had promised us - magnificent. We hope to return next year"
Joe and Mary R.
"Thank you for allowing us holiday in your beautiful apartment. Estrela da Luz is a lovely resort with a beautiful beach. We greatly enjoyed our stay".
Mr. and Mrs. H and family.
About the Owner
Bob and his wife Joyce live in Dublin. Both are retired and spend a lot of their time travelling the world. They also have a holiday home on Valentia Island off the Kerry coast in South-West Ireland. Bob received an Honorary Doctorate from the National University of Ireland Maynooth where he is a director of the University's Foundation. He is also a board member of a number of companies.
Year property purchased: 2004
Why this location?
We love this part of the Algarve, which is totally unspoilt. Praia da Luz is a lovely former fishing village with a wonderful beach and great amenities - plenty of bars and restaurants and facilities for children. It is close to the ancient walled town of Lagos and many golf courses. It is the perfect place for a family holiday.
What are the unique benefits of the property?
The apartment is one of the largest in the resort complex of Estrela da Luz, with every facility required for a great holiday - fully fitted out with fresh linen and towels. The complex itself has 3 pools, a restaurant, a bar, a gym, and spa.
For booking and further information
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Property Ref P3051
(IRELAND) +353 12982896
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