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Probably nicest flat in Lagos

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    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 a few English channels, e.g. sky news) 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.Cleaning/towels/linen/maid service:Fresh towels and linen ar... more
    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 (8,075)
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English first
Vancouver, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in August 2015

We had a tremendous stay at Jim's flat in Lagos. Jim was amazing to deal with. Very responsive via email and in answering our questions. The flat is located within the old town walls of Lagos and is steps away from great restaurants and shops. We used it as our base to explore the many beautiful beaches surrounding Lagos. The... more

Galway, Ireland
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 29 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Family holiday, my husband & I and our 2 teenage sons 16 & 17 stayed in Jims flat for one week. Very relaxing as it was not necessary to hire a car. Taxi from Airport was reasonable at approx. 65 euro for the four of us, there are other options of course. Lots of Restaurants nearby. with very good value... more

London, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 July 2015 for a stay in June 2015

Great apartment with everything you need included. Sky TV, although lacking channels, we did watch many of the pre-recorded programmes. No problems using kitchen, plenty of pans and even a microwave! Perfect location at such a reasonable price! Thank you very much. more

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Listed since : Sep 2013
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