Dunas do Mar
About the home
Beautiful and spacious luxury top floor apartment with lift. Superb location, short walk to Meia Praia beach, the Marina, centre of Lagos, supermarket, train station and restaurants. Great reviews.
Large terrace overlooking the swimming pool and with lovely sea views. Built in brick barbecue and outdoor furniture for al fresco dining and sun bathing. Air conditioning throughout the apartment.
There is a spacious living area with seating for all the family and a dining area with 8 seater table and patio doors opening onto one of the 4 terrace's.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Meia Praia, 200m|
|Will consider:||Short breaks|
|Access:||Car not necessary|
Lift access to property
Nearest amenities: 300m
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
No smoking at this property
|Pools:||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Childrens pool|
|General:||Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||3 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 en suite|
|Furniture:||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (2), Dining seating for 8, Lounge seating for 8|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
|Outdoors:||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony / Terrace, BBQ|
|Access:||Lift access to property, Secure parking|
Further details indoors:
Very well equipped and spacious apartment, read the reviews!
It has a safe, smoke alarms, hair dryer, satellite TV, stereo system, LCD TV, Nescafe Dolce Gusto coffee machine, lift and underground parking. Cots and high chairs available at no extra cost. Cool box provided- perfect for trips to beach.
Master bedroom with king size bed and en suite bathroom with shower & bath. Two further bedrooms, one with a king size bed and the other with two singles. 2nd bathroom with bath & shower.
Air conditioning in all 3 bedrooms and lounge. All bedrooms are double rooms and have a balcony.
Further details outdoors:
Large swimming pool with sun loungers for use of apartment residents only, children's pool, pool shower, toilet facilities.
Generous welcome pack provided on arrival. English speaking person on hand while in Lagos.
Cot & high chair available (x2) at no extra cost.
ARRIVAL & DEPARTURE TIMES- available from 4.30pm on day of arrival (if no guests previous day then morning access ok), departure by 9.30/10am to allow for cleaning and linen change for next guests. We will try to be flexible with all bookings, please ask.
This is a strictly no smoking property.
40% deposit required to secure booking and full payment required 8 weeks prior to departure. Payment can be made through PayPal. A refundable deposit of £250 is required at time of final payment to cover breakages, damage, loss of keys etc. This will be returned within 48 hours after the stay subject to confirmation that all is okay from our management company.
For bookings less than 8 weeks prior to arrival date, we ask for the full amount to be paid.
The Algarve / West Algarve region
The Algarve situated in the South of Portugal, offers gorgeous beaches, warm water and glorious sunshine year round. With over 3,000 hours of sunshine a year and idyllic temperatures. Rarely going below 12ºC during Winter and reaching as high as 30ºC in July and August, making it ideal for simply relaxing or playing golf and other sports.
Algarve boasts some of the best unspoilt beaches in Portugal. A perfect setting for water sports, sailing, big game fishing and other maritime activities. The majority of the finest championship golf courses are concentrated in this region, which attracts a steady influx of golfers all year round.
There is no shortage of sporting and leisure activities for the non-golfer such as tennis, horse-riding, bird watching, walking, swimming, fishing, sailing, jet skiing and micro light flying.
The Lagos / Meia Praia area
Lagos is one of the best kept secrets of the Algarve boasting its five mile long beach 'Meia Praia'. As well as the famous Palmares and Boavista golf courses, its beautiful Marina, bustling atmosphere and hundreds of restaurants and bars around the central area where cars are not allowed.
Something to please everyone! Once you are at the apartment, everything is on your doorstep and within walking distance, beach, supermarket, car hire, train station, bus station, cafes and restaurants, bars, shops and historic places to visit. The apartment is in an up and coming area of Lagos. It is located in a 28 apartment condominium which is small and intimate, very friendly and secure. The apartment is suitable for all ages of children. The apartment is secure and is on top floor level. The pool area has a children's pool in addition to the large shared pool. In additon, just a minutes walk away is 'Jardim das Dunas' health club & restaurant which has an indoor/outdoor pool, gym, spa and restaurant, a fee is charged for entry into the pool.
There are five golf courses to choose from:
Palmares - 5 mins drive
BoaVista - 10 mins drive
Parque de Floresta - 20 mins drive
Slightly further afield there is the Penina and Alto courses which are about a 30 minute drive.
How to get there
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Dunas do Mar is superbly located in Meia Praia, Lagos. About 50 minutes drive from Faro airport. If you don't want to drive, no problem. It's easy enough to get a taxi from the airport to the train station for about €10 Euros.
Have a beer with the locals while your waiting for the train to come in. Hop on the train for about €7 Euro each and relax for around an hour and half. The end of the line is Lagos so don't worry if you nod off. Just a short walk from the station to reach the apartment.
This apartment is a pleasant 10 minute stroll to the beach and about 300m away from the Marina where there are a selection of bars and restaurants.
From the Marina you can cross the footbridge to the 'old town' within a few minutes. Perfect for an evening stroll around the many streets filled with restaurants, shops and places to enjoy a cool drink.
Car hire can be organised for collection at the airport. The airport shuttle costs approx €20 per person or a taxi for up to 4 people will cost approx €80. There is a bus from the airport to Faro train station (€1) and the train (running every 2 hours) costs (€7) - takes 1.5hrs. Apartment 5-10 mins walk from station.
It is not necessary to have a hire car once at the apartment as it is possible to walk to the beach, Marina, supermarket and centre of Lagos.
Activities near Lagos
Golf within 30 mins drive
Beach or lakeside relaxation
A winter sun break
07 Nov 2012
We visited this beautifully appointed extremely spacious 3 bed apartment at the end of October. Situated with excellent views over the bay the apartment is furnished and decorated to an extremely... more
20 Sep 2012
Having looked all over for an apartment able to take a group of six we found this one. Upon arrival we were amazed how good it was! It was larger than the pictures would suggest and came with a... more
19 Aug 2012
A great holiday, which started from the moment we arrived in Portugal. Apartment is the best equipped and furnished that we have ever stayed in and exceeded all our expectations we wanted for... more
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 6|
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|May||1 May 13||1 Jun 13||£ 550||-||-||5 Nights|
|June||1 Jun 13||1 Jul 13||£ 695||-||-||1 Week|
|July||1 Jul 13||1 Aug 13||£ 895||-||-||5 Nights|
|August||1 Aug 13||1 Sep 13||£ 895||-||-||1 Week|
|September||1 Sep 13||1 Oct 13||£ 695||-||-||1 Week|
|October||1 Oct 13||1 Nov 13||£ 650||-||-||1 Week|
|November||1 Nov 13||1 Dec 13||£ 450||-||-||1 Week|
|December||1 Dec 13||1 Jan 14||£ 450||-||-||1 Week|
The property does not have weekend tariffs.
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
We accept payments by PayPal. Generous welcome pack on arrival. 40% deposit required to secure booking and full payment required 8 weeks prior to departure. A refundable deposit of £250 is required at time of final payment to cover breakages, damage, loss of keys etc. This will be returned within 48 hours after the stay subject to confirmation that all is okay from our property management company.Book
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