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Town House Within Lagos Castle Walls

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house

Overview

About the property

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.


Owner
Gina Bates
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
July 25, 2017

About Gina Bates

Owner profile to follow.

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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Amenities

Lagos Centre House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 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.
Bedrooms:
  • 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.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
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.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
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Town House Within Lagos Castle Walls
average rating of 4.5 based on 7 reviews
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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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Good located but little bit noisy and wet

  • 3 of 5

The person in charge of the reception was very nice. The house is large and all rooms have a bathroom with a toilet. The decoration is simple. There is a terrace but a little small and with no view. The house lacks soundproofing and is a little wet. But we have a good time. thank you.

  • Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Pleased you had a good time.
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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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Birmingham
5

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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5

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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5

5 étoiles

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons appréciés l'accueil de Gina. Les explications de tout ce que la maison comprends, sa disponibilité pour nous renseigner sur Lagos, sa présence à répondre à nos besoins.

Surtout, que cette maison à une belle énergie. Nous sommes prêts de tout, plage et centre ville pour répondre à nos besoins.

Ne pas oublier le bon resto à la porte d'à côté, avec le super accueil de Basil...

  • Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci :-)
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Map

Nearest Airport
89 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Barpub
The Lionheart
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
Boavista
Nearest Train
1.4 Kilometres
Lagos
Nearest Motorway
9 Kilometres
A22
Nearest Restaurant
Ala do Castelo
Nearest Beach
0.3 Kilometres
Batata
Car: not necessary

Coast/Beach:

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.

Travel:

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.

Distances:

Odiáxere: 4 km

Lagos: 0 km

Alvor: 17 km

Praia da Rocha: 18 km

Portimão: 19 km

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Rates & Availability

Lagos Centre House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jul 4 2017 - Sep 11 2017
1 night minimum stay
$630
 
 
Spring
Sep 12 2017 - Sep 25 2017
1 night minimum stay
$518
 
 
Autumn
Sep 26 2017 - Nov 6 2017
1 night minimum stay
$472
 
 
Early Winter
Nov 7 2017 - Dec 18 2017
1 night minimum stay
$328
 
 
Christmas & New Year
Dec 19 2017 - Jan 8 2018
1 night minimum stay
$393
 
 
Winter
Jan 9 2018 - Mar 12 2018
1 night minimum stay
$328
 
 
Spring
Mar 13 2018 - May 7 2018
1 night minimum stay
$374
 
 
Early Summer
May 8 2018 - Jul 2 2018
1 night minimum stay
$466
 
 
Summer
Jul 3 2018 - Sep 10 2018
1 night minimum stay
$662
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $131.16

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. Minimum price let. 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.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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