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Air-Conditioned Two Bedroom First Floor Apartment To Rent, Porto De Mos, Shared

Overview

Property

Updated: 31-Oct-2016
Apartment in Porto de Mos, Lagos, Western Algarve - Peaceful Location 5 Minutes Walk To Beach, Regular Shuttle Bus Into Lagos, 2 Restaurants On Beach

Exclusive area of Porto de Mos fully air conditioned holiday apartment to rent. Very spacious 2 bed apartment 1 st floor, tastefully designed, with a contemporary feel to it, yet homely and welcoming, in a quiet peaceful area, great setting for families with the outdoor pool. This apartment has it's own secure gated access to the pool area which is shared with just eleven other apartments (others in this development share with 15), allowing you to enjoy the freedom of a villa style holiday. WiFi available. Suitable for children over 5 years of age.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Linens provided

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

We are a professional couple living in Wiltshire UK with 2 grown up sons, the whole family love coming to Porto de Mos and experiencing everything it has to offer the different age groups.

Whether its a peaceful break from work / life or an action packed sporting holiday this location is close to perfect.

We frequently use the facilities of the excellent Boavista Golf course, restaurant and Spa just 5 minutes drive down the road.

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Guestbook comments from the manager

What a beautiful apartment! We really enjoyed our stay, it has been really hot. We appreciated the information booklet, maps to help us find out quickly about the local area. Our 3 boys made good use of the DVD's and Playstation -an unexpected bonus, great to keep them busy during the midday heat! We enjoyed the Waterpark and sea kayaking (go early in the day, as advised - the wind definitely did pick up )

Thank you Gavin Jenny Aaron James and Ben

Bangor, N. Ireland. July 2012.

"it really was home from home and you have put so much thought into making it a fantastic holiday pad - beach things, cool bag, picnic blanket, the list is endless. However the best touch was having a welcome pack and a bottle of white wine on arrival !! That was a real treat and a great start to our holiday" Thank you - Jane, Sudbury, Suffolk July 2013

"exceeded our expectations, a superbly equipped apartment, kitchen with plenty of tools for a great night in, beach toys were a real bonus" Webbs Aug 2013
Sep 2011
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16 Reviews

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based on 16 holidaymaker reviews

5

Lovely apartment, spacious and well-equipped.

  • 5 of 5

Spacious, superbly equipped modern apartment. Very well organised. A lot of thought has gone into providing the things you need. For instance, there is an umbrella which was useful on one overcast day. Also the information you need is there: practical stuff about the apartment, how to find your way about, things to do.

The October weather was lovely (temperatures 20-25 C). Most of the apartments were unoccupied, so it was quiet. Best things we did were kayak/swimming trip with Days of Adventure, based in Lagos marina; also cliff top walk towards Lagos. We did not hire a car, which I guess is unusual. If we go again out of season we might hire bikes to get about, as the roads were deserted.

There is no local shop. Nearest supermarket about a mile away. Two decent beach restaurants within easy walking distance. Lots of places in Lagos. The Portugese are culinary people, it's easy to find somewhere good to eat.

Finally, the beach is big and beautiful, golden sands backed by golden cliffs.

Thinking of going again in May or October.

Keith & Susan Bulling.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this excellent review, it sounds like you had a fabulous holiday. We would love to welcome you back next year. This gives an accurate description of the holiday that we offer to future guests.
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5

Excellent location, beautiful apartment, fab hols!

  • 5 of 5

We visited Porto de Mos 4 years ago and loved the beautiful beach, two welcoming restaurants and its closeness to Lagos for a more cosmopolitan night out. We decided to come back this year with our 10 and 8 year olds and wanted a home from home and that's what we got at Casa Cristal.

The apartment was spotless, well equipped and all the mod cons you need to self cater and keep the kids happy when they are tired after an exhausting day in the pool. As the Rio Olympics was on (and we couldn't spend every night on the town!), the English TV was very welcome.

The pool area was really pretty with trees, lush grass and plants and the apartment had its own sun loungers, we didn't have to get up early to reserve them. The pool was just the right size and depth for kids of our age and had a Jacuzzi pool for the adults.

We will definitely be back and would recommend the apartment and area to anyone!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this review, we like to offer a home from home experience so that all you have to do is ........relax ! We are particularly pleased that you benefitted from having the UK TV during the Olympics. Having exclusive use of our sun loungers is a real bonus to all holiday makers. Thank you for recommending us to your friends.
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Great apartment in a lovely location

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic 2 weeks in Casa Cristal. The apartment was very well equipped and spacious for a family of four. The local beach was great as were the beachside restaurants. Lagos was a lovely place to visit although very busy in peak season. The pool was lovely with plenty of much needed shade and it was great to have our own sun loungers there.

Many thanks

  • Review Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Home from home with the sun

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic apartment, location and amenities. 5 mins walk to the beach. Excellent bus service, which will get you to all the places you need to see. I would highly recommend this apartment.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review, we are pleased that you and your family enjoyed the holiday at our apartment.
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5

An immaculate and well-resourced appartment

  • 5 of 5

The process of booking this property was very straightforward and all my requests and inquiries were addressed promptly. The property was clean and offered excellent facilities and furnishings, with many thoughtful additions, such as equipment for the beach, a cupboard full of condiments and a welcome pack of provisions. The complex was quiet and well-maintained. For those in our party with Scottish genes, there was always some shade around the lovely pool.

It is a short and attractive walk to an amazing beach (Watergate Bay with sunshine!) as well as scenic cliff walks to Praia de Luz.and Lagos. We loved the beach walk, particularly at low tide, but it is a resort where there is always plenty of room on the sand.

We were very sad to leave and would recommend it to a friend.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for this review, we like to ensure that our guests have plenty of home comforts so that relaxing in the sunshine is their first priority. The close proximity of the beach for walking / water sports / sun bathing makes the apartment a perfect place to stay and get away from it all. We are really pleased that you had a good holiday.
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lovely apartment

  • 5 of 5

Lovely, well equipped apartment.Good location.Car is needed for this apartment.Walk to beach is down hill (steep hill walk back up); beach is 10mins away.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

From the Owner

We visited Porto de Mos on a family holiday and just fell in love with the place. We loved the fact that it has so much to offer tourists with its own culture and style, the beautiful sandy beach and being close to Lagos with all its restaurants and bars but that we can return to the tranquillity of Porto de Mos. It is a great location to explore the history of the Algarve and take advantage of all the watersports on offer. The gardens and pool are so private and serene that this location will suit people of all ages.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Golf : Boavista Golf and Spa at 1 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Antonio and Campier next to beach at 500 Metres Nearest Beach : Praia Porto de Mos at 500 Metres Car: necessary

Special interest holidays:

Lagos has everything to offer for the perfect family holiday. Fantastic days out can be experienced at the following locations, zoo marine, dolphin safaris, jeep safaris and slide and splash water park. New to Lagos is the recently opened Algarve autodrome, which is approved for formula 1 testing.

Lagos was an important Roman settlement called 'lacobriga' and a variety of ancient Roman ruins remain including the old slave market. The town is located on the edge of a superb bay and has five different beaches all within walking distance of the town center, which is enclosed within 5th century walls.

a modern and well equipped marina dominates the sea front and the town is now firmly positioned as a center for tourists from all over the world. For historians, there are some lovely churches to be explored, such as 'Sao sebastiao' (featuring 17th-18th century tiling) and the Sao Joao hermitage (8th-9th century) as well as a regional museum and the old governors' palace.

Coast/Beach:

The beach at Porto de Mos never gets over-crowded but has everything you might want - paragliding; banana boats; wind-surfing; water skiing - or just a walk by the water's edge along the spotless, sandy beach.The beach has 2 excellent restaurants. Many other beaches/coves are nearby.

Travel:

Faro airport is 50 minutes away, along the new A22 motorway. Taxis and car hire are available at Faro.

Distances:

Beautiful sandy beach - 5 min walk.

Large supermarket - 5 minutes drive.

Hospital - 10 minutes drive.

New race track 20 minutes away by car.

2 Restaurants / Bars on the beach - 5 minutes walk.

Lagos town for restaurants, bars, clubs, internet cafes and ATM machines.

Lagos - 15 minutes on shuttle bus ( coastal route ) or 10 minutes drive.

Further Details:

4 sun loungers are provided by the pool, please bring your OWN TOWELS for pool and beach use.

Closest supermarket - 5 minutes drive away.

Lagos has many restaurants, clubs and bars catering for different ages and tastes.

ATM cash machines are available in Lagos town.

NEW for 2014 - internet access is available for a small weekly charge.

Regular shuttle bus into Lagos.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low
1 Nov 2016 - 19 Dec 2016
4 night minimum stay
£181
for 4 nights
£310
 
 
Low
2 Jan 2017 - 25 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
£117
for 3 nights
£260
 
 
Medium
26 Feb 2017 - 3 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£560
for 7 nights
£560
 
 
High
4 Jun 2017 - 15 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£650
for 7 nights
£650
 
 
High
16 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£835
for 7 nights
£835
 
 
Medium
3 Sep 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£560
for 7 nights
£560
 
 
Low
29 Oct 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£156
for 3 nights
£350
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £200
Internet access £10

Booking Notes:
We require a 30% non refundable deposit on booking payable by cheque or bank transfer and the balance 8 weeks before arrival.

There is a breakage deposit payable of £200 returned after a property inspection.

NOW taking bookings for 2017!



Changeover Day:
Changeover day is flexible










Notes on prices:
Prices are in GBP per week.
Discounts for long term rental ie. 3 weeks or more are available, please enquire.

Meet and Greet on arrival.
A comprehensive welcome food pack is included in the rental price.
Mid Holiday clean and laundry change available for 20 Euros.

Internet access available

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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Facilities

From the Owner

Within walking distance to the beach and 2 restaurants. A beautiful peaceful location.

Property Type

  • apartment

General

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

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Jacuzzi, Bidet
  • Bedroom 2: 2 quality single beds, fitted wardrobe, bedside cabinet & lamp, hairdryer, luxury bedside rug, chest of drawers, tub chair, shower room opposite, large balcony overlooking countryside. Beach games, inflatables, buckets and spades. Air con.

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, Security safe, large built in wardrobe and balcony
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed, large wardrobe, beach toys, hairdryer
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/6 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1: King size bed , en-suite jacuzzi bath with shower over, Bidet, Air con, electric shutters, large wardrobe, hair-dryer, quality mattress, dressing table with drawers, bedside cabinets & lamps, bedside rugs, balcony with views. Security safe.

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Air-conditioning equipment in every room (with heating feature). Children over 5 welcome, non-smoking only, pets not allowed. Prices include Meet and Greet & Welcome Pack.Welcome Pack includes: Tea bags, Instant coffee, 6 Bottles of Beer, French fries, Milk, Sugar, Loaf of fresh bread, Butter, Cheese, Ham, Jam, 6 eggs, 1x 5L. Mineral water, 1 x bottle of white wine, Toilet rolls, A bar of soap. We can also do a welcome pack tailored to your individual requirements. A representative will be available to welcome you to the apartment and pass you the keys and to provide you with any necessary information. The representative will also be available to you during your stay. Should you want a mid holiday clean and linen change this can be arranged for 20 Euros to the representative. Outside: The beautifully landscaped garden area has a swimming pool, jacuzzi, outside shower. Our own 4 poolside sun loungers for your exclusive use. Toilet block. Shade under the trees while you get used to the hot sun. Porto de Mos has a beautiful golden beach, sun loungers/shades for rent and 2 good restaurants/sundowner bars serving freshly caught fish, children's meals and cocktails. 2014 new addition - gas barbeque on kitchen balcony. Utility Room: Central vacuum system, iron and ironing board. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are included. The apartment is cleaned before and after each stay with towel and linen change. Additional cleaning if required can be arranged at your cost. Please bring your OWN Beach Towels. Other: Sideboard containing fiction and non fiction books for all ages, games, family friendly DVD's,PS3 games. Full length mirror (for the ladies) Living room/kitchen balcony has large table and 6 chairs for outside dining. Parasol. Gas BBQ.

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