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Very Large Apartment

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Apartment in Lagos, Algarve - With Balconies, Sea Views and Roof Terrace

Extremely spacious, 2 bedroom, 2nd floor apartment. Very large and well presented with 3 balconies with sea views to front and rear. There is a roof terrace immediately above which is great for barbecues and has wonderful views all round. 10 minutes walk to town centre, 10 minutes walk to beach and 3 minutes drive to Boavista golf course. The apartment is situated in a pleasant tree lined square with ample free parking. There are several nice cafes, shops and restaurants in the square, including O Brasao, which is literally opposite the front door of the apartments.


Owner
Mike Levett
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
23 August, 2017

About Mike Levett

We live and work in England, Mike in the PVCu window and door industry, Thelma as a children's entertainer and balloon modelling artist. We have two grown up daughters and like to spend as much time as possible in Portugal.

Mike Levett purchased this apartment in 2006

Why Mike Levett chose Lagos

We wanted to buy a property as an investment opportunity and a possible future retirement home. As soon as we arrived in Lagos we knew it would be the perfect place for us. It has managed to achieve the right balance of new, such as the marina, and old, such as the city walls and many quaint buildings in the centre of town. There is no shortage of restaurants or bars and there is easy access to many beaches. Within ten minutes drive of our apartment, we can be out in fantastic open countryside, with olive groves and orange, lemon, fig and cork trees.

What makes this apartment unique

Our apartment is situated in a square that is quiet but has a real community feel with cafes, newsagents, a small supermarket and even an ATM machine and public telephones. Unlike most apartments, we have balconies to both the front and rear, meaning not only that the property is extremely light, but we can sunbathe at any time of the day.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We were so happy when we realised what a great choice we had made in selecting this wonderful apartment. You have both made such an effort to provide everything anyone would need to make a holiday special. The apartment was spotless and such a joy to stay in. We would definitely come back. SB Kent



Lovely spacious apartment, more like a home than just a holiday property. JW Derby



Really lovely apartment - great that it is walking distance to lots of fantastic beaches. Loved Camilo and Pinhao. Lovely swimming, snorkelling and vcaves to explore. A very beautiful coastline. Thank you. B Suffolk



We had a fantastic holiday - flat was everything we wanted, locals are very friendly. Loved sitting on all the balconies - great to have the sun all day! We will certainly be back in Lagos and this apartment. We will certainly recommend to our friends. MM Ayrshire
Nov 2006
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment Ameijeira, Lagos

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • town
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
  • Bath with shower, toilet, bidet and wash basin with cupboards under and mirror with shaving point above.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/6 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Both bedrooms are very large with double beds, bedside cabinets with lamps, heaters, fans and large built in wardrobes. Sliding doors lead to balconies from both bedrooms.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The apartment benefits from eco heating system to the lounge and both bedrooms. We encourage our guests to treat the apartment as their home for the duration of their stay. Outside: The balconies and the roof terrace all provide magnificent views. The square consists of a central grassed area with mature trees, surrounded by ample free parking. The square is very quiet, yet has various friendly shops and several nice cafes and restaurants. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All towels and linen (except beach towels) are provided. The bedding and towels are changed and the apartment is cleaned once a week. Apartment is prepared before each letting. Other: All rooms are accessed from a large pleasant hall.

Reviews

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Very Large Apartment
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 7 reviews
4

Nice apartment with plenty of room and good location.

  • 4 of 5

Very pleased with the apartment,had everything we needed,nice quiet location,would recommend

great little brasserie opposite the apartment where we dined many of the evenings during our stay.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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4

Like a second home. Very large. Well equipped.

  • 4 of 5

We absolutely loved everything about this apartment. Location, comfort all excellent. We were to retired ladies and did wonder about the stairs to the apartment but once our cases were in (which Vanda carried up for us) they were not a problem and we got up them much quicker by the end of our stay. I would have quite happily stayed. On for the rest of the summer. A good bus service to take you all over with bus stops just around the corner but it really is not far to walk to the town and we never had the need to get a taxi home. Very pleased to have found this large comfy apartment. Thank you.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful appartment, great location

  • 5 of 5

In our case, we just chose this appartment pretty much arbitrarily. I don't think we could have made a better choice. It is very nice, clean, well kept up. All the amenities work well: washing machine, internet, television, etc. There are balconies on all sides, so there is always somewhere where we can sit in the sun. The area is very nice, quiet, and peaceful. Walks to the different beaches and to the old town really are only 15-20 minutes at most. The appartment is an excellent combination of a great appartment and a great location. Sometimes you have one or the other, but both together is really nice. Vanda, the caretaker that comes in once a week to change the sheets and clean the appartment is very nice, helpful, and friendly. The owners have been responsive and very good to us. Thank you, Mike & Thelma & Vanda. We really loved it here.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great spacious apartment with plenty of balcony space.

  • 5 of 5

Very nice apartment, balcony off every room except bathroom. Big rooms. Fans/heaters in apartment for whatever maybe happening weather wise. All media/wifi requirements covered, speedy broadband. Things you need like salt, sugar etc and some toiletries left by previous renters on a replenish as you go basis saving you buying all that stuff that costs a fortune. Good location with little cafes/bars, bakery, supermarket and a restaurant directly across from apartment. Walk into old town about 10-15 minutes depending on how fast you walk. Very hippyish place Lagos, laid back and relaxing. Saw beaches from the boat trip around the coves...totally gorgeous.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful big apartment!

  • 5 of 5

Great place, friendly service - a perfect spot to enjoy Lagos. Big thank you to the owners for being amenable without much notice, and housekeeper Vanda is a wonder!

Thanks again!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great location plus lots of extras

  • 5 of 5

Property is very well maintained. Great location, close to beaches, restaurants, putt-putt. Quiet secure building. Fully equipped kitchen and a small market a few steps away if you prefer to eat breakfast in. Great restaurant across parking lot. Mike, Thelma and Vonda very helpful and responsive to answer questions via email. Would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
55 Miles
Faro
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Various
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Boa Vista
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Lagos
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
A22
Nearest Restaurant
5 Metres
O Brasao
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Praia Dona Ana, Praia de Batata
Car: not necessary

Coast/Beach:

This apartment really is ideally situated for access to all the best beaches and coastline in the area, including Meia Praia, Praia Dona Ana, Ponto do Piedade and Porto De Mos to name but a few.

Travel:

Less than one hours drive from Faro Airport. There is a regular train service between Faro and Lagos.

Further Details:

Lagos is the ideal choice for almost all types of holiday. Whether you like to laze on the beach, play golf or engage in watersports. You can walk in literally breathtaking scenery or explore historic buildings. To get even more from your visit we would recommend hiring a car so that you can discover more of The Algarve, such as the beaches and fort at Sagres, or the beautiful countryside and spring waters at Caldes de Monchique.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment Ameijeira, Lagos region

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 5
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£186
for 3 nights
From
£62
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £5 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
1 Oct 2017 - 1 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£84
for 2 nights
From
£42
 
 
Nightly Rate
2 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£84
for 2 nights
From
£42
 
 
Nightly Rate
1 Nov 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£64
for 2 nights
From
£32
 
 
Nightly Rate
1 Jan 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£64
for 2 nights
From
£32
 
 
Nightly Rate
1 Apr 2018 - 31 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
£84
for 2 nights
From
£42
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Additional Guest Fee £5 per person per night
Damage Deposit £100

Prices for the property are per week in UK Pounds.
Discounts available for long winter lets. Rates based on 2 people. Extra charge of £5 per night for every extra person.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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