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Probably nicest flat in Lagos

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    view of appartment from across harbour
    view of apartment from across harbour
    view of sunrise from front balcony
    Rua da Olivera - location of apartment
    living room
    Property description
    Condo/Apartment – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
    Our apartment is on the top floor of a traditional Lagos condominium in the middle of the historic town centre, and has been beautifully renovated; adjacent to all main restaurants and bars and 800 meters from town beach or 600 meters from San Roque beach if use ferry (runs in high season, cost 35p for 50m ride across river). Otherwise 15 minute walk to Meia Praia beach or Dona Ana beach. Check-in is after 2 p.m. and check-out is before 10 a.m.

    Boavista Golf just 1 mile away. Front balcony with extensive views over bay of Lagos and historic town, rear balcony with views to west and town walls. Free public parking is 5 minutes walk. There are 50 steps up to the apartment (the price you pay for the views though)! (Please note, smoking is not permitted inside apartment).

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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Cooker
    • Dining Seats (4)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Freezer
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (4)
    • Microwave
    • Ocean Views
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Bedroom 1 – Twin beds, clothes cupboard plus units with storage shelves, access via French windows to front balcony with extensive views over bay of Lagos. Bedroom 2 - Double bed, wardrobe with storage shelves.
    Bathrooms: Modern bathroom suite, with shower over bath, w.c.

    Kitchen: Kitchen / living room: Cooker (electric with gas hob), fridge/freezer, kettle, washing machine, toaster, iron, ironing board etc. Living Rooms: Living area: bed settee and two chairs, table and 4 chairs, TV (with Portuguese channels and the free to air sky channels) Also there's a sky plus box, which has a selection of films and UK TV programmes. French windows (two pairs) and kitchen door to rear balcony, which runs length of apartment.

    linen/maid service:Fresh towels and linen are p...
    Listing #HL168486 by: Holiday Lettings
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  • Property location
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: Faro: 75.0 km
    Railway: Lagos: 1.0 km
    To arrange your transfers from Faro airport, you can use Easyjet's transfer booking site:


    Transfers to Lagos are from about £15 per person. They should drop you 250 meters from the apartment at the taxi rank / PTT office on the promenade in Lagos.

    A fairly cheap (but good) car hire company is TravelRent, http://www.travelrent.pt/ (email carhire@travelrent.pt Tel. +351 289 825 673). The have a small portocabin shaped office, which they share with a couple of other car hire companies at the airport (please note, you do need to book in advance).
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.8 km.
    Nearby cities
    Algarve Villas (8,390)
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Andy and...
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 27 April 2015 for a stay in April 2015

Our apartment was wonderful and exactly as described. My husband and I with a friend stayed for two weeks and had the best time! The apartment is within walking distance to the local grocery stores, fish market, wine stores (so inexpensive) not to mention lovely restaurants and cafes. We had coffee on the east balcony enjoying the morning sun and... more

Greater London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 8 April 2015 for a stay in March 2015

We had a little problem at the start of your holiday by leaving the key at home in the UK but Jim was wonderful and had a friend who had a spare. Lovely flat and the bedrooms were surprisingly big. The location is great - in the old town, close to lots of bars, restaurants and shops. I wouldn't bother... more

Management response:

Thanks for your good review and I'm glad the weather was kind and you enjoyed your stay. The shower runs from a mixer tap over the bath from the gas combi boiler in the kitchen and is actually more powerful than our 9.8kw electric shower at home. We chose to have a plastic hose rather than a chrome one to... more

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Newbury, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 24 February 2015 for a stay in February 2015

Stayed here in February. the apartment is as described - central to Lagos and with wonderful views. The rooms are a good size and well -equipped. We will return! Many thanks to Jim for all his help. more

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