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Town House Within Lagos Castle Walls

4 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type house

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Town House in Lagos, Western Algarve - 100 Yards To Shops, Bars, Cafes, Restaurants And 300 Yards To The Beach

(Alojamento Local 5467/AL) Located in a residential area, just within Lagos castle walls and with easy access to shops, bars, cafes and restaurants. Casa Castelo is the ideal location for those who want to mix the vibrant social life of Lagos with relaxing days on the beach.

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Gina Bates
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
September 29, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the owner

We had such a good time, thank you so much, we really loved staying in your house.

We had such a fabulous time and loved your townhouse, it was such a great location. You never know we may return with some friends one day. The three double bedrooms all with their own showers were a godsend! We will certainly spread the word as well amongst people we know!

We had a super time in your house, and we all loved both the house and Lagos. I hope we will have the opportunity to return some time.
Feb 2005
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Town House Within Lagos Castle Walls
average rating of 4.75 based on 5 reviews

First stay

  • 4 of 5

Been to Lagos before but never stayed there. House is ideally situated to the bars,restaurants and shops.It is opposite a hospital but that did not bother us to much.Also,only a few minutes away from the beach.The owner is very friendly and easily accessible by email or phone.I would imagine that the town of Lagos would be very busy in the Summer. The 4 of us that went in Feb are in our 50's but there is enough to do and every restaurant we went to (different one every night) were very reasonable.The most we paid for the 4 of us was 100 euros including wine but on average we paid 70 euros.Would definetly use this accomodation again.

  • Submitted: Feb 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Vernon. Kind regards, Gina
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Highly Recommend

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here last year with two friends for a girls getaway.

Gina was the perfect hostess and I would recommend any of my friends or family to stay here.

The place was lovely and clean and we felt very safe walking home at night, as it's so central.

We all would definitely stay here again.

Thankyou Gina!

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You're very welcome Margo.
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Perfect holiday accommodation

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at Casa Castelo several times now as a family and we love the character and old charm of the property. The town-house is well equipped and all three double bedrooms have ensuite showers, which is a necessity when coming in from the beach. Casa Castelo is situated within very short walking-distance to beaches, shops and restaurants in the charming old town of Lagos.The property is well maintained, clean and comfortable with a homely feel. The owners, Gina and Kirk, are extremely helpful and friendly. I believe this is a place we will return to many times!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Maria for the review. We look forward to seeing you and the family at Casa Castelo again. Kind regards, Gina
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A very happy holiday

  • 5 of 5

A gorgeous and spacious house in a wonderfully central location. A minute's stroll into Lagos, five minutes to the nearest town beaches (Praia Batata, or the shuttle over to Meia Praia). Gina was the perfect host - swift and friendly communications, a warm welcome on arrival and lots of much appreciated goodies in the fridge! Thanks so much :)

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You are very welcome Dave and Shaunagh :-) Thanks for the review. Kind regards, Gina
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The house is about 300 yards walk from Lagos beach. There are plenty of other beaches that are a short car journey along this section of the coast, for example, Luz, Salema, Zavial, Meia Praia.


There is free car parking nearby but a car is not necessary. If requested, we can help arrange airport transfers (Faro), or recommend good value car hire.


Odiáxere: 4 km

Lagos: 0 km

Alvor: 17 km

Praia da Rocha: 18 km

Portimão: 19 km


Rates & Availability

Ameijeira House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Sep 27 2016 - Nov 7 2016
1 night minimum stay
Early Winter
Nov 8 2016 - Dec 12 2016
1 night minimum stay
Christmas & New Year
Dec 13 2016 - Jan 9 2017
1 night minimum stay
Jan 10 2017 - Mar 13 2017
1 night minimum stay
Mar 14 2017 - May 8 2017
1 night minimum stay
Early Summer
May 9 2017 - Jul 3 2017
1 night minimum stay
Jul 4 2017 - Sep 11 2017
1 night minimum stay
Sep 12 2017 - Sep 25 2017
1 night minimum stay
Sep 26 2017 - Nov 6 2017
1 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $122

Booking Notes:
When you contact us, please advise the dates you would like to rent the house. We will send you a booking form, and reserve the dates. Deposit of 20% required with the completed booking form. Balance due eight weeks prior to arrival. Security deposit (£100), refundable within 2 weeks of departure.

Changeover Day:
Flexible changeover day. To allow time for cleaning, occupancy is usually taken up after 4pm on the day of arrival and vacated by 10am on the date of departure unless by prior arrangement.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK Pounds. In off peak season a separate arrangement may be negotiated for long rental periods. Utility costs for long rental periods are not included. Payment can be accepted by cheque in pounds or Euro by prior arrangement.

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Ameijeira House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Town
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • en-suite to bedroom 1 with walk in shower, wc, basin en-suite to bedroom 2 with bath, bidet, wc, basin en-suite to bedroom 3 with walk in shower, wc, basin.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with a/c and twin beds Bedroom 2 with twin beds Bedroom 3 with double bed.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Notes on accommodation: The lounge and bedroom 1, both on the first floor, have air-conditioning. There is an internet connection available. A complimentary welcome pack is provided on arrival - enjoy a light snack and relax before shopping! Outside: Steps from the kitchen lead to a sun terrace, which has a table and chairs (but is at the back of the house so, unfortunately, no view of the sea). Utility Room: Washing machine under stairs to terrace, outside kitchen. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Maid service is provided weekly. All linen and towels are included excluding beach towels. Linen and towels are changed at the end of each week. Other: There is a dressing room adjoining bedroom 2.

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