SUPERB LUXURY TOP FLOOR APARTMENT WITH SOUTH FACING SUN TERRACE

Mandy

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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SUPERB LUXURY TOP FLOOR APARTMENT WITH SOUTH FACING SUN TERRACE

Praia D'el Rey Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Sleeps 8 - 1 Double, 2 Twin & Double Sofa Bed, 2 Bathrooms plus seperate WC

This large excellently maintained luxury apartment is situated on the exclusive Praia del Rey Golf and Country Club Resort. The apartments were awarded a Gold Medal for the best construction in Portugal by Home Overseas. It is fully furnished to a very high standard with an end south facing sun terrace that is not overlooked giving total privacy. All bedrooms open on to their own balconies and the apartment is centrally heated and wood burning stove for winter months.

The apartment is next to the 1st Tee also overlooking the 18th Green, Driving Range and with views to the sea. The apartment has the use of a heated communal and children's pool and is also located close to a beautiful beach. Praia del Rey is Portugal's No. 1 golf course (Peugeot) and is ranked 13th in Europe by Golf World. The Club house is located within a minutes walk and offers a restaurant, bar, snacks and lounge area with plasma screen cable TV and games room. There are also all weather tennis courts available.

Flights/Car Hire: The closest Airport is Lisbon and is serviced by flights with British Airways, Monarch, TAP and Easyjet. Booking as early as possible will enable you to get some very reasonable rates. For Car Hire it is best to book car hire before arrival and this will again secure the best rates. The drive to Praia del Rey is about 50 miles and nearly all of it is on a motorway and is very easy. If you take a taxi from the airport it will cost approx. 70-90 euros.

We do have the telephone number of a very helpful taxi driver (who speaks English well) in the village and you can phone him from this country and make a reservation and he will be at the airport to pick you up. We have always found him to be very reliable and this will be a cheaper alternative than picking up a taxi from outside the airport.

Activities: Within the Praia del Rey complex is an 18 hole Championship golf course rated No.1 in Portugal by Peugeot's 2003 guide - lessons/driving range available. Clubhouse with restaurant. 5* Marriot Hotel with restaurants, spas and fitness rooms. Seven all weather tennis courts. Childrens activity playground. Swimming pool. Beach for sunbathing or long walks. 3km is Obidos Lagoon - ideal for paddling with very small children.

Day trips to the Berlengas Islands, which is a National Park, can be taken in the summer months from Peniche.

There is also a Club Adventura for children up to the ages of 16 whereby they can undertake activities, under strict supervision from qualified staff, from surfing, sailing, paint balling, etc.

The Area: Obidos and Peniche are the two nearest towns. Obidos dates from 300BC and a world heritage town with narrow streets leading to a castle at the top of the hill surrounded by a walled town. It is very pretty with its whitewashed walls and blue paint with bourganvilla's and hanging baskets of cascading flowers. Peniche is a working fishing port where day trips to the Berlengas Islands (National Park) can be taken in summer. Other towns Bombarral (wine), Caldas da Rainha (ceramics- who supplies Harrods of London with some of their wares!, good shopping, market and restaurants), Foz do Arrelho (alternate beaches) Fatima (religious shrine) Lisbon (museums, shopping and nightlife).

We are happy to provide visitors new to the area with additional information on places to visit, restaurants, etc.

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Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed

Mandy

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Speaks english
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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Reviews

4.9
based on 12 traveler reviews

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Superb luxury Top Floor Apartment with south facing sun terrace
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 12 reviews
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Superb luxury Top Floor Apartment with south facing sun terrace
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p12938
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Praia D'el Rey Obidos
Wiltshire
5

JULIE AND STEVE

  • 5 of 5
Have just returned to the apartment for our second visit and it was just as good as we remembered! Perfect loaction for golf course which was fantastic and very quiet compared to other golf resorts in September. Beach is close by and great for long walks. Food in club house (restaurant and bar) is very good and reasonably priced. Apartment is very clean and comfortable and equiipped with everything you need. Best feature is the huge balcony with barbecue which has the sun all day and there are other balconies if you prefer the shade. Obidos is a great place to visit for the day with wonderful restaurants and the lagoon is good if the sea is too cold on the local beach. Overall a great place which we would highly recommend.
  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2008
  • Stayed: Sep 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: This is not the only couple that have been back several times. The big south facing terrace, on this webpage, is a big plus compared with other apartments advertised.
I haven't heard from anyone who was disappointed with
their stay at this apartment.
business
Superb luxury Top Floor Apartment with south facing sun terrace
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p12938
+44 (0)1730 827447
Praia D'el Rey Obidos
5

GREAT STAY AT A WONDERFUL, SPACIOUS PENTHOUSE.

  • 5 of 5
We had our holiday planned at Praia D'el Rey after been there seven years ago with great memories, our expectations were in that respect. We are with 5, two adults with three grown ups, so there must be something "to do", especially for the kids. We rented this wonderful penthouse with great terrace's on each bedroom, spacious, therefor good for each to retreat when necessary, 2 bathrooms and a well equipped kitchen. So it was a little bit like home and it felt comfortable. There is a lot to do, at first the swimming pool downstairs, the beach at 400 m, golf, with two other golf courses at 10 min of with the Royal Obidos ( designed by Seve Ballesteros ) is awesome, lovely cities at aprox. 50 km.
We made several trips to Lisbon, and good advise is to make a trip by boat to the Berlenga Islands, anyway we loved our stay at and it its worth every penny, thanks Mandy, we had a fantastic time.
  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Arie for your review. So pleased you had a great time. Everyone who has been to the apartment has said it has exceeded their expectations. Look forward to seeing you again sometime. Mandy
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Superb luxury Top Floor Apartment with south facing sun terrace
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p12938
+44 (0)1730 827447
Praia D'el Rey Obidos
Madrid
5

GREAT APARTMENT WITH EXTRAORDINARY TERRACE

  • 5 of 5
The apartment is wonderful. Quite big rooms, very well decorated, very nice furniture, but what makes it special is the terrace. No other apartment at the condo or even at PDR has such terrace. You get sun the whole day (in Portugal it is very important because otherwise it can be cold), nice views and many meters to enjoy.
  • Submitted: Feb 14, 2011
  • Stayed: Feb 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Superb luxury Top Floor Apartment with south facing sun terrace
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Praia D'el Rey Obidos
Ireland
5

STAY ON MANDY'S APARTMENT JULY 10

Stay on Mandy's Apartment July 10
  • 5 of 5
My husband I and our two boys (7 &4) stayed in the apart. for two weeks, we had great holiday, aparment was really nice especially the Balcony. Apartment was big and had great facalities for the boys, swimming stuff, balls, buckets shovels, DVDs, Puzzels, board games. There is a playground,driving range and putting area ittle bit up the road which was great for us all. Lovely walks too, down to beach and really beautiful beach. Eating out in nearby Towns is very cheap though pity the club house is so expensive, 7euro for one G&T, 15Euro for a bottle of Wine that cost 4euro in resturant in Piniche. We definitly plan to go back next year. Really great holiday .
  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2010
  • Stayed: Jul 2006
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Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Superb luxury Top Floor Apartment with south facing sun terrace
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p12938
+44 (0)1730 827447
Praia D'el Rey Obidos
Ireland
5

PRAIA D'EL REI PARADISE

Praia d'el Rei Paradise
  • 5 of 5
myself, my husband and 7 month old are just back from an amazing ten day break in Praia d'el Rei in Portugal. We had an amazing time, and baby Eoin loved it!

The appartment is beautiful, the location is spectacular, and the golf (according to my hubby) is great as well... and he was able to pop across to the practice ground and driving range every night when I was putting Eoin to bed (it was literally straight across from the appartment). He also played golf Bom Successo nearby.

There was a swimming pool, which included a 0.5 metre deep pool, perfect for kids. The beach at the resort was beautiful, spectacular Atlantic waves (very similar to the West Coast of Ireland, except hotter!). You wouldn't go in the water, but it was nice for walking and picnics.

The appartment is perfect for families or groups who have some golfers and some non-golfers, as it certainly didn't feel like we were staying in a golf club. On the other hand it'd be perfect for all golfers (given the onsite and nearby facilities... there's about 3 more golf courses being developed at the moment in a few miles radius of the resort).

We loved the nearby old walled city of Obidos and markets in Caldas das Rainha, and also did a number of daytrips to Peniche, Lieria, Fatima and Baleal... Baleal is beautiful... a hiden little gem.

Everything in Portugal is so cheap, and the food, and wine is amazing. The people are the friendliest, and they were all mad about the baby! We'll definitely be back, hopefully next year!
  • Submitted: May 9, 2010
  • Stayed: Apr 2010
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Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children
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Superb luxury Top Floor Apartment with south facing sun terrace
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p12938
+44 (0)1730 827447
Praia D'el Rey Obidos
Dublin, Ireland
5

WEDDING WEEKENDERS ...

  • 5 of 5
We stayed here for a wedding in the Marriott and it was perfect.

Great location beside the Clubhouse so we could walk home from drinks the night before and also the BBQ the day after. The apartment was great ... loads of space for everyone and had everything we needed. The pool was lovely and the balcony is a huge plus.

Would have loved to stayed longer!
  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2009
  • Stayed: Sep 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Map

Nearest Airport
70 Kilometres
Lisbon
Nearest Beach
400 Metres
beach
Car: recommended

Praia del Rey is located about 1 hours drive from Lisbon on the unspoilt West Coast between the ancient towns of Obidos (World Heritage Site) and Peniche. A visit to the walled town of Obidos is a must for not only the history and views from the castle walls but also for the shopping in the narrow cobbled streets. There are also some very good restaurants within the walls of the city.

Peniche, a historic picturesque fishing town with its 16th century fortress is known for its seafood restaurants which are excellent and inexpensive.

Baleal is between Praia del Rey and Peniche and this is a very popular bay for surfers from all over the World. A welcome sheet is available, to those renting, to give you additional information about the area, restaurants, nightlife and places to visit.

Also, a visit to nearby Bombarrel to the Vineyard of Quintas de Loridos and the large Buddha garden set in the grounds with Buddha statues and terracota soldiers and their horses is excellent.

Other Activities: go-karting, historic sites

Golf: An excellent 18 hole championship golf course with a mix of links and forest holes. The course has spectacular views over the Atlantic. Tee off times can be arranged in advance at Praia del Rey and there are at least 10 other quality 18 hole courses nearby. There is a pro-shop, driving range and English professionals available to give advice and lessons. You will need an official handicap. Buggies, trolleys and clubs are all available to rent.

Golfers who've played the Praia D'El Rey course will know that it is regularly ranked not just among Portugal's top courses, but among Europe's top courses. Danish tour operators have just voted Praia D’El Rey among the top 10 courses in Europe, and we've also just learned that the US's prestigious

The Golfer magazine has now ranked us among their Top 10 in Continental Europe.

And that's not all. Famous US golfer Greg Norman has just written the foreword to a new book, Planet Golf (ed. Darius Oliver 2007) which defines the 'great golf courses outside the USA'. Only 5 Iberian courses were chosen, two of which were in Portugal. One is, Praia D'El Rey...

2007 - 'Best European Golf Resort' (awarded by leading golf tour operators) and 'Portugal's Leading Resort' from the World Travel Awards.

2006,2007,2008 - Home Overseas Award

2009 - Europe's Leading Golf and Leisure Resort and Europe's Leading Golf Resort by the International Association of Golf Tour Operators

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Praia D'el Rey Apartment Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jun 1 2014 - Aug 31 2014
7 night minimum stay
£840
 
 
Autumn
Sep 1 2014 - Oct 31 2014
7 night minimum stay
£750
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit £200.00
Notes Rental rates include: Gas, Electricity, linen, towels (internal use only). For rentals in the periods of December, January and February a surcharge of 80 euros a week will be applied for the additional electricity and gas that will be used. A 25% deposit is required on booking and the balance is payable 8 weeks prior to departure. A refundable damage deposit needs to be added to final payment.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Praia D'el Rey Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 178 m²
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Sports & Activities
  • Family
General:
  • Wood Stove
  • Parking Off Street
  • Hair Dryer
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Iron & Board
  • Internet
  • Wireless Internet
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Fireplace
  • Sofa Bed
  • Parking
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Stove
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Refrigerator
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Cloakroom - toilet
  • Heater towel rails in both bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Lounge - 2 sleep sofa /futon
  • All the bedrooms open onto a balcony. The master bedroom has double doors which opens onto the terrace. Being at the end of the apartment block this south facing apartment is unlike all the others in the block. All other apartments will receive the sun first thing in the morning and again in the afternoon/evening while we receive sun from first thing in the morning to late in the evening. A cot and highchair is available on request.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Music Library
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Golf Clubs
  • Patio
  • Barbecue
  • Balcony
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis
  • Golf
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • jet skiing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • paragliding
Notes:
Flat wide screen TV is situated in the Lounge of the apartment together with an assortment of DVD's and music CD's. The apartment is perfect for golfers, non-golfers and families. The terrace/balcony is very large and equipped with teak table, chairs and sun loungers. It is not overlooked by other apartments or villa's giving privacy but is central on the resort, only a minute from the Clubhouse and restaurant which also has a games room and a plasma screen cable TV. Ideal for keeping the children entertained while you are having a Pimms on the terrace or in the Bar! The apartment has its own purpose built BBQ on the terrace to save you going to use the communal one near the swimming pool.
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