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Modern Luxury 2 bedroomed apartments with Shared Pool - Wifi - A/C - Vila Ancora Lote 18 C (Sleeps 4/6. 2 Bedrooms)



Updated: 24-Nov-2016
Apartments in Porto De Mos, Lagos, Western Algarve, Portugal - Sleeps 4/6

This is one of two modern luxury apartments at Villa Ancora and can be rented separately or as a pair for larger parties. Both apartments are beautifully furnished to a very high standard and offer a warm welcome to our guests. Both are ground floor with direct access to the shared pools, there is a secure child proof lockable gate between the private terraces, the pools and jaquzzi's. There is secure underground parking which keeps the vehicles cool in summer with a lift or alternatively spacious outside parking is available. The nearest beach is the award winning Praia de Dona Ana which can be reached by foot or car, there are numerous restaurants and bars in the area and the centre of the historic town of Lagos with its narrow cobbled streets and colourful market square is just a short walk away. Lagos offers a large variety of restaurants, bars and shopping. The area has a wealth of great beaches, natural attractions and golf courses. The new International Motor Race Track is only 30 minutes away.

Details for holiday apartment Vila Ancora Lote 18 C (Sleeps 4/6. 2 Bedrooms), 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, 2 Bathrooms

This is a ground floor apartment.

The master bedroom has a double bed and en suite bathroom with bath & shower. There is a rear terrace from this room.

The second room has twin beds and use of the second shower room with toilet.

There are built in wardrobes in each room along with additional pieces of furniture.

The spacious living / kitchen area comprises a six seater dining table and seating for all including a sofa bed. 32’ satellite television with a variety of international channels and DVD player. Wi Fi is available in this apartment.

The open plan fully equipped kitchen adjoins the living area.

The living area opens out onto a furnished terrace area on the pool side with built in BBQ.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Hi my name is John Barnard, I live and work in Norfolk, England with my wife and our pet dog Millie. Our two children have grown up now but still visit us regularly or decide to come home to stay for a while!. Having spent many golfing holidays on the Costa del Sol Spain we decided to visit the Algarve for the first time in 2006. We instantly fell in love with the country and its people, so much so that we decided to invest in property here in Lagos. We bought our first two brand new properties at Porto de Mos which were ready for rental in July 2008, our second two which are closer to the old town of Lagos and the Praia Dona Ana beach were new for the 2010 season. We would love you to share our experiences of this truly lovely area of the Algarve.

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1 holidaymaker review


Great Value

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at the property each year for the last 3 years and have always been delighted with it. Upon our arrival it is neat and clean, the kitchen has everything one would want as does the rest of the apartment throughout. The owner is a pleasure to deal with, always accommodating as is the property manager in Lagos.

The area, in addition to it being quiet, is close to virtually everything of importance to us. Downtown is only a 30 minute walk, the local market and supermarket only 20.

The west facing Patio has given us some amazing sunsets.

I couldn't say enough good things about this apartment and intend on returning regularly in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Making the journey from Canada to Portugal every winter is a big commitment and knowing that the place you are going to stay in is everything you hoped for makes this all the more enjoyable. Long may we continue to look after you and thank you for your kind words.
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From the Owner

Villa Ancora is a new development in Porto de Mos but very close to the centre of Lagos, although not overlooking the sea, there are award winning beaches within easy walking distance as well as shops and restaurants. Lagos is one of the up and coming tourist destinations which is receiving serious investment in its infrastructure with improvments to its town centre and marina as well as the new motorway links to Faro airport.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Faro at 75 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : at 200 Metres Nearest Golf : at 4 Kilometres Nearest Train : at 5 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : at 7 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : at 200 Metres Nearest Beach : Praia de Dona Ana at 750 Metres Car: recommended


Its only a 5 minute walk or drive to the award winning Praia de Dona Ana beach where you can also enjoy a snack or cool drink.

The area boasts some great beaches at Meia Praia and Port de Mos. A visit to the lighthouse on the peninsula at Ponta Da Piedade is also well worthwhile.


The nearest International Airport is at Faro about 75km away and takes about 50 minutes by car via the A22 dual carriageway. Many major airports offer flights to and from Faro (budget airlines included). The whole of the Algarve is very easy to navigate and the best way to travel is by hire car. A hire car is easy to arrange and most useful if staying at the apartments for exploring the area, shopping at local supermarkets etc. A visit to the restaurants and bars in Lagos is possible by foot.


All approximate distances: 10 miles / 16km. Historic town of Lagos just 0.75km away. Faro 80km. Faro Airport 75km. Albufeira 50km. Villamoura 60km. Spain 120km.

Further Details:

Villa Ancora is located next door to the Ancora PADI Scuba Diving Centre

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
10 Oct 2016 - 2 Apr 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
3 Apr 2017 - 28 May 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Early Summer
29 May 2017 - 16 Jul 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Summer Holiday
17 Jul 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
4 Sep 2017 - 22 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
23 Oct 2017 - 1 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Contact the owner initially before hand over to the agents in Lagos.

Changeover Day:
Totally flexible. There is a small additional charge for a change over on a Sunday.

Notes on prices:
Prices are based on four people sharing an apartment and additional charges may be applied for extra persons. For stays of 10 days or more one mid term clean and laundry change is included. Prices include wifi. Apart from July, August and early September if you rent one apartment at full price for one week or more, you can rent the second similar apartment at half price for the same period. Discounts are available for long winter lets.

Payments are made through my agents who are an English family Company based in Lagos. We have worked with them for many years now and appreciate that they give a high level of service to our customers. They normally take a 20% deposit at the time of reservation and a balance 8 weeks prior to the booking start date. A damage security deposit is also normally taken.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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From the Owner

The two apartments at Villa Ancora are closely linked so can sleep up to a maximum of 12 people. Beautifully furnished they offer a welcoming retreat should you be staying for a summer holiday, a long term winter let or an activity break. The apartments are managed for us locally by an English family Company (Algarve Accommodation Agency) meaning there is always someone on hand to meet and greet and help resolve any issues during your stay. Once you have decided to stay in one of the apartments the agency will issue a booking form, take secure deposits and take you through your reservation to completion.

Property Type

  • apartment


  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Pool


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • resort
  • town


  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 125 m²


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Bidet
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Bidet


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Master bedroom has king size bed and bedside cabinets, console table with mirror and stool, fitted wardrobes. Bedroom 2 has two single beds with bedside cabinet, full length mirror and fitted wardrobes. there is a sofa bed in the lounge.


  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...


  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • Notes on accommodation: The apartments are serviced by English agents based in Lagos who will make sure the apartments are clean and have the keys ready for you on your arrival. They will also try to take care of any problems you may experience during your stay. The apartments are fully air-conditioned with electric steel blinds to all double glazed windows and patio doors. There is a central vacuum system installed to all rooms. Outside: Both apartments have two patio areas, 19B has two patios facing the pool area whilst 18C has a patio to front and rear. Both apartments have built in BBQs. The private patios are fully furnished with table and chairs for alfresco dining and have sun loungers. There is a child proof lockable gate leading out onto the shared pool areas that have built in Jacuzzi’s and toilet/shower areas.

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