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Luxury family-friendly apartment set in Beautiful Landscaped Gardens

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,399 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Stunning 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment close to Lagos and Meia Praia Beach

This beautifully appointed 3 bed apartment is situated in a sought-after location. The apartment is set in landscaped gardens, there is an on-site restaurant and snack bar, tennis courts, swimming pool and children’s play area. With a master bedroom with en suite, 2 twin bedrooms with shared bathroom. All bedrooms have their own private balconies. Fully fitted kitchen with balcony and a spacious lounge/dining room leading to a large sun terrace for outdoor dining

Registration Number : 39759/AL

Owner
Linda Northridge
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, portuguese
Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2017

About Linda Northridge

We are a family of 3 with a son of school age. We live in Ightham, Kent England. Both my Husband and I run our own businesses so holidays are very important to us. We have travelled to both Northern and Southern Portugal and love the country.

Linda Northridge purchased this apartment in 2006

Why Linda Northridge chose Meia Praia

We first visited the Algarve 12 years ago, and took a day trip to Lagos. We instantly fell in love with the town and all it has to offer. So many great restaurants, excellent water sports, superb shops to find the perfect present to take home. The following year we came out and bought this great apartment, ideal for our son as there is a play area and tennis courts both of which he enjoys plus the fabulous pool that he spends most of the day in. We can enjoy the superb gardens relax in the sun and early evening have a cocktail at Destino's restaurant. We chose this apartment as it is close to the centre of Lagos however far enough away to have a really relaxing holiday.

What makes this apartment unique

The apartment is fully air conditioned together with underfloor heating. We have a high-speed, fibre broadband service within the apartment so for work or pleasure and your children’s demands for internet access! Excellent facilities are available, we also have a 42" smart TV. In the peak months, there is a superb restaurant on site providing excellent food and drinks all day and evening. There are plenty of sun loungers around the pool however, if you prefer the beach this is only 5 minutes away and is one of the longest sandy beaches in Portugal. If you enjoy golf we are only 5 to 20 minutes’ drive from a multitude of golf courses and we can introduce to a local golf society for fun, reduced fee golf. Lagos town is a few minutes by car where there are many restaurants, bars, shops and a large marina which offers plenty of water sports and boating activities.

Guestbook comments from the owner

A pleasant spacious apartment that easily slept 6, on a lovely well maintained complex. Very nice restaurant and helpful staff. The children had a lovely time -would recommend.



Excellent apartment in a beautiful compound.



The accommodation was of a very high standard and was complete with everything needed to enjoy a care free and comfortable stay, it was very clean and well maintained. There were stacks of clean towels and bedlinen and the washing machine and dishwasher were an added bonus. The apartments are easily accessible but at all times felt very safe especially for us as we had children who were able to play and enjoy the facilities without worry. I would recommend this accommodation to anyone who has a family and is looking to enjoy an easy going luxurious holiday.
Jan 2007
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Amenities

Meia Praia Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1399 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Parties/events not allowed
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
  • Rural
  • Town
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
  • En suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with shower over bath, 2 sinks bidet and WC. Main bathroom shower over bath sink bidet and WC.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 1 child bed , Child Bed is folding for 7th small guest
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6/7 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1, King-size double bed. Bedroom 2, 2 twin beds, plus fold away bed single. Bedroom 3, 2 twin beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The apartment is fully air conditioned and has underfloor heating. The location is ideal for children as there is a children's play area, large heated pool and baby/toddler pool. Outside: The landscaped gardens have exotic plants and water features there is large swimming pool and kids pool, poolside bar and restaurant. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen included and are changed end of week. Cleaning will take place at the end of week.

Reviews

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Luxury family-friendly apartment set in Beautiful Landscaped Gardens
average rating of 4.5 based on 3 reviews
Cheltenham
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A fantastic place to stay

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was very spacious and well kept, and was a minutes walk from the swimming pool. The very long and sandy beach was a 15 minute walk and the sea was great to swim in. Very easy to get into town via a taxi and likewise the supermarket was a few minutes in a taxi. A great place for families wanting a relaxing but fun holiday.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2013
  • Stayed: July 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad that the apartment met the families expectations. Although the complex is outside of Lagos it is close enough to enjoy everything Lagos has to offer in the way of resturants, watersports and shopping.
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Sehr gepflegte Anlage!

  • 4 of 5

Wir haben uns sehr wohl gefühlt. Schöne Wohnung mit allem Komfort zu einem sehr akzeptablen Preis. Leider hatten wir an diversen Tagen ziemlichen lästigen Baulärm durch Renovierungsarbeiten im Nachbargebäude. Insgesamt waren wir aber sehr zufrieden! 4 Sterne sind gerechtfertigt.

  • Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are really pleased you enjoyed your stay, apart from the mild disruption . This is indeed an outstanding apartment in a stunning complex. We hope to see you again in Lagos . Simon & Linda Northridge
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Map

Nearest Airport
77 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Barpub
On Site (summer months)
Nearest Ferry
900 Kilometres
Santander
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Palmares, Boa Vista
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
Lagos
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
A22
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Meia Praia

Coast/Beach:

Meia Praia beach is 10 minutes walk on pavements. Meia Praia is one of the largest sandy beaches in the Algarve you will find sunbeds and umbrellas for hire and a great little bistro called Bar Quim run by sisters who will always give you a warm welcome. Praia Dona Ana is the most popular beach near to Lagos town centre from the apartment is about 10 minutes’ drive, it involves steep steps and is flanked north and south by cliffs and is sheltered from the wind. Praia Da Batata is the closest beach to the centre of Lagos town, by the entrance to the harbour.

Travel:

The nearest airport is Faro about a 50 mins drive, car hire is desirable if you wish to explore the surrounding area. There is a train station in Lagos town with connections to Lisbon.

Distances:

The nearest town is Lagos which is 2km away which is the most historically interesting coastal town in the Algarve. Praia Da Luz is about another 10 mins along the coast and means the 'The Beach of Light'. Heading west you have the fishing villages of Burgau and Salema still further are Sagres and St Vincent. Inland there are the old towns of Monchique and Silves. Cities to visit are Portamao and Faro.

Further Details:

All your shopping requirements are available in Lagos town whether it is the supermarket or shopping for gifts, should you require a bank there are plenty to choose from.

There is Destinos restaurant at the location which serves food all day, Lagos Town has resturants to suit all tastes.

Outdoor activites include various types of water sports, dolphin spotting and boat trips to various bays and caves along the coastline.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $266.31

Booking Notes:
Once you have confirmed the dates you require we will send full terms and conditions and request a 25% deposit. 6 weeks prior to the start of your holiday full payment will be required, if a booking is made later than 6 weeks to your arrival date full payment will be required immediately.

Changeover Day:
Changeover days are flexible access to the apartment 16.00 on day of arrival, departure day 10.00. High Season (July & August) Saturday Changeover only.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK Pounds. Special discount will be given for bookings over 2 weeks in duration.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.