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Spacious Apartment with Sea Views and a Large Private Sunny Terrace with WiFi



Updated: 24-Nov-2016
Holiday Home in Burgau, Western Algarve, Portugal - Charming Maisonette Conversion In Quiet Village Location Close To The Beach And Restaurants

A beautiful bright and airy 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom maisonette spread over two floors with UK TV and WiFi. In a very quiet street in the centre of this lovely fishing village.

A couple of minutes walk to the sandy beach, restaurants and amenities of this quaint fishing village. The apartment has sea views from both floors; a Juliet balcony from the first floor living room and a large, sunny private terrace with stunning sea views from the second floor master bedroom - a perfect place for a relaxing glass of wine and a stress free holiday. Short drive to first class golf courses and local sports centre with tennis and a pool plus a range of sports activities for both adults and children.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

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Guestbook comments from the owner

"Your beautiful apartment is perfect - in an ideal location and with all the convieniences we could have hoped for" Ms. H & Mr. S, UK Sept 2012

"We had a fantastic holiday in Bugau. The icing on the cake was your wonderful Maisonette. FANTASTIC"! Mr & Mrs I, UK August 2012

"Super location in the heart of Burgau – a stones throw from the beach & fabulous local restaurants. Great balcony on the first floor and every need catered for in the apartment! Mr & Mrs H Ireland July 2012

"This House was home from home in an ideal location in the village of Burgau. Every need was catered for". Mr and Mrs B, Ireland May 2012

".......an absolute gem and we would be very happy to stay there again" Mr and Mrs L, March 2011.

"Wonderful and relaxing holiday. Everything you could wish for in the apartment in a great location." Mr and Mrs K, UK, June 2011

"We had a thoroughly relaxing stay in your lovely home. Hope to be back another time." Ms M, UK, September 2011
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21 Reviews

based on 21 holidaymaker reviews


Fantastic apartment in a great location

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a 9 night stay in this fantastic apartment. Before we even booked the apartment the owner Michele was incredibly helpful and answered all of my many questions!

We hired a car at the airport and found Burgau a good base for exploring further afield - we visited Lagos zoo and the Splash and Slide water park.

Burgau is a lovely, unspoilt visit with a very family friendly feel. The apartment is in a great location for the local shops, restaurants and for the beach. The terrace is really peaceful and has amazing views out to sea. We found the apartment had everything you need with regard to utensils, etc for food preparation and also had plenty of bits and bobs for the beach (sun parasol, beach mats, buckets and spades etc) as well as a bank of DVDs, books and board games.

If you get the chance to visit this property take it!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fantastic apartment

  • 5 of 5

Property was in a great location close to shops, restaurants, bars and the beach. Very spacious & well equipped. The roof terrace was lovely & the view amazing. The best apartment we have stayed in. Can't wait to return.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Perfect holiday home

  • 4 of 5

We had the most wonderful holiday in No 9 apartment was spotless just like home from home so convenient to beach, supermarket and restaurants. Burgau is a lovely little fishing village very unspoilt great restaurants, great walks and a beautiful beach.

Michele couldn't have been more helpful and informative and we would have no hesitation in recommending this apartment. We hope to return.

John and Gemma Kildare Ire

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Superb holiday

  • 5 of 5

It's our fourth stay here and as usual a superb relaxing time. The house is always immaculate and being so close to the village facilities and the beach we simply love it.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Paradise in Portugal

  • 5 of 5

This property is an absolute gem - more like a house than an apartment and centrally located for all amenities and the beach in Burgau. It is very spacious, clean and well maintained. The balcony overlooking the sea is an added bonus for leisurely breakfasts, etc, too. Burger was a revelation and we had fantastic food & wine whilst on our short break. The pizzas and house wine at Corso were excellent and economical; the sardines with spinach at Matias are highly recommended; the Stone Bass at the Burgau Beach Bar and the Golden Bream at Barraca were also delicious, as was the Monkfish cataplana at Esquine. The coastal walk to Luz and refreshment at Fabrica, and the coastal walk to Almadena and lunch at Cabana are also highly recommended. we loved where we stayed and Burgau, itself and hope to return.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fabulous apartment in great location

  • 5 of 5

A fabulous,well appointed,modern apartment for our 11 night stay in Burgau (it wasn't long enough). As well as the great location in Burgau all eventualities were catered for, including use of beach toys, chairs, surf boards kindly left by previous guests. The Roof terrace is a lovely place to have breakfast and drinks and watch the world go by. The town has fabulous restaurants and a great tennis club and is easy driving distance to the west coast surf beaches and lovely town of Lagos or you can leave the car and potter down to the fab Burgau beach. Definitely one to go back to.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 20, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
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Activity and Interests


The beautiful sandy beach at Burgau is only 2 minutes walk. Lovely coastal walks direct from the village. A short drive to stunning west coast beaches and plenty of great surfing spots. Nearby the resort of Luz offers water sports. High quality golf resorts a short drive.


Faro airport is approximately 1 hour 15 minutes drive away on the A22 motorway. A hire car is recommended although details can be provided for airport transfers.


5 minutes by car to Praia de Luz and 15 minutes drive to Lagos. Buses available direct from Burgau to both towns. 10 minutes drive to Salema village. Sagres and Cape St Vincent approximately 30 minutes drive. Monchique mountains and spa approximately 40 minutes drive away.

Further Details:

Burgau is a pretty seaside village with lovely beach. There are a number of restaurants in the village serving a good range of quality food from traditional Portuguese to pizza and pasta. There are also a few bars in the village. Local amenities include two mini markets, a wine shop (with a great range of port), a cash point machine and a fresh fish market in the centre (by the bus stop) open early in the morning. There is also a local sports centre on the edge of the village offering a range of leisure facilities (tennis, squash, yoga and aerobics) as well as sport activity mornings for the kids. Larger supermarkets, banks and post offices are available in Luz and Lagos. Medical facilities and a pharmacy are available in Luz. The nearest hospital is located in Lagos.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 Nov 2016 - 28 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Early Spring
1 Mar 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late summer
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £150

Booking Notes:
50% initial deposit to confirm booking with balance payable 8 weeks prior to arrival. A security deposit of £150 (180 euros) is required for all bookings at time of balance. This will be refunded within 14 days of your return in full or with appropriate deduction for any damage/breakages/lost keys during the stay. Payments can be made by bank transfer, cheque or Paypal in sterling although provision is made for Euro payment if necessary. Credit card payment is not available.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is flexible where possible. Check in from 2:00pm. On departure date property to be vacated by 10:00am. Late checks outs may be arranged subject to availability.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK pounds for up to 4 persons sharing. Shorter stays may be available at certain times with price available on request.
5% discount for repeat bookings on stated prices

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Updated: 24-Nov-2016
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Property Type

  • apartment


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


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Dining Area


  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village

Leisure Activities

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

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Bidet
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Both modern tiled bathrooms with quality fittings. Bathroom 1 with bath/shower over, wc and separate bidet. Bathroom 2 en-suite to Bedroom 2 with shower and wc. Hairdryer provided.


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 on first floor with twin beds and bedside table. Fitted wardrobes. Bedroom 2 on second floor with double bed. Large wardrobe and bedside tables. Double doors lead from master bedroom to large private sunny terrace.


  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Tennis ...


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: Cots and high chairs can be provided on request (at a small additional charge). Property fitted with smoke detectors and fire extinguisher. First aid kit provided. Three electric (oil filled) heaters available in the apartment. Outside: The apartment has an amazing terrace on the second floor accessible from the master bedroom with sea views. Plenty of space to comfortably sit four people around the outside terrace table. Two high quality sun loungers and parasol add to the relaxation on the terrace. There is ample free parking available on the road outside the apartment. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All linen and towels are provided except beach towels. Linen and towels are changed weekly. Apartment is cleaned at the end of each week. For stays of 10 nights or less property does not have a mid-stay clean. Other: Two quality sun loungers and a parasol are available for use on the terrace as well as a dining table and four chairs

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