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Make a holiday apartment in Lagos Centre your home away from home

Tucked away in the Algarve region of Portugal is the city of Lagos (which translates to ‘lakes’). It is one of Portugal’s most visited locations thanks in no small part to its incredible beaches and the plenteous entertainment options available to visitors. There is also the fact that Lagos holds an important place in the country’s history, boasting many interesting monuments. During summer the sparse population here swells with hundreds, if not thousands, of tourists taking up residence in Lagos Centre holiday homes. HomeAway offers visitors to this part of Portugal the chance to put up in luxurious holiday apartments, most of which are close to the beach. A number even occupy waterfront properties, allowing the lucky occupants to have the Atlantic at their doorstep. Also among the Lagos Centre holiday accommodation options are spacious villas with swimming pools and other great facilities.

Things to do

-Beaches: One of Lagos’ treasures is the 4km expanse of soft, golden sand that is the Meia Praia beach. Here hustle-weary city dwellers can recline and soak up delicious rays while doing nothing other than listening to the drone of the ocean. They can refresh themselves from time to time with visits to any of the many beach bars that dot this part of the coastline. Praia Dona Ana has picturesque boulders jutting out of the water that make for great photos.

-Water sports: Meia Praia or ‘half beach’ is known for providing prime conditions for a variety of nautical sports. For starters visitors could hire a speed boat and cruise the waters off the coast. During this ride they’ll get to explore the amazing grottos along the coast and spot a dolphin or two swimming along if they’re lucky. The more adventurous can take on the water in kayaks.

-Food and drink: Holidaymakers spending their holiday in Lagos Centre holiday homes will be able to get fresh grocery supplies for their meals from the local market on Saturday mornings. This small market is popular for the great variety of fruits and vegetables it provides at very reasonable prices. Visitors can also secure fresh fish daily from the city’s fish market.

-Eating out: On those days when they’re not up to cooking, visitors can go ahead and sample the offerings of Lagos’s restaurants. A great idea is to try out the small family-owned eateries, especially during the off season as holidaymakers will be able to enjoy scrumptious meals at unbelievable prices. To get a taste of freshly-caught fish, tourists in Lagos Centre holiday apartments can clamber down to the marina.

-Monuments: With a well-documented history that dates back to 2000 BC, it’s no surprise that the city is dotted with monuments that commemorate distinguished personalities or parts of Lagos’ cultural heritage. One cannot miss the stone likeness of Prince Henry gazing unblinkingly at the Atlantic that stands in the square next to the Governor’s Castle. The ‘Golden Church’ of St. Anthony is another one of this locale’s better known monuments.

Weather in Lagos Centre

Lagos enjoys temperate weather throughout the year. Winters here are mild and summers are not scorching hot. Anytime between May and October tourists keen on a sun-soaked Portuguese holiday can book holiday rentals in Lagos as they will find pleasantly warm climate. Temperatures at this time of year remain in the twenties, only dropping below 20°C in November as winter sets in. Even then, the coldest it gets is roughly 10°C.

Travel to Lagos Centre

The Faro Airport is the main gateway into this part of Portugal. This facility comes into its own during summer when various liners deposit travellers on seasonal flights from all over Europe at the arrivals terminal. From there visitors will have a one hour’s drive on the A22 highway to get to their holiday homes in Lagos Centre. For this they can hire a vehicle or pick a taxi from the nearby rank or use the more affordable option of the public bus. Holidaymakers could also choose to jet in through Lisbon and travel to Lagos by bus or train.

    Wonderful! 4.8/5
    (8 reviews)
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    • 2 BR
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 4
    Apartment #6893423
    8
    Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
      Wonderful! 4.9/5
      (7 reviews)
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      • 2 BR
      • 2 BA
      • Sleeps 6
      House #1320915
      7
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        Excellent! 4.7/5
        (7 reviews)
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        • 2 BR
        • 2 BA
        • Sleeps 5
        Apartment #408436
        7
        Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
          Wonderful! 4.9/5
          (17 reviews)
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          • 2 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 4
          House #1655114
          17
          Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
            Wonderful! 4.8/5
            (12 reviews)
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            • 2 BR
            • 2 BA
            • Sleeps 6
            Apartment #8057174
            12
            Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
              Excellent! 4.6/5
              (15 reviews)
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              • 3 BR
              • 3 BA
              • Separate Toilet
              • Sleeps 6
              House #1394509
              15
              Viewed 90 times in the last 48 hours
                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                (5 reviews)
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                • 2 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Sleeps 4
                Apartment #6776152
                5
                Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                  (10 reviews)
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                  • 2 BR
                  • 2 BA
                  • Sleeps 5
                  Apartment #8022052
                  10
                  Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
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                    • 3 BR
                    • 2 BA
                    • Sleeps 6
                    Apartment #6975247
                    Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                      (7 reviews)
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                      • 1 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Sleeps 2
                      Apartment #1920210
                      7
                      Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                        • 2 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Sleeps 4
                        Apartment #6523642
                        1
                          • 2 BR
                          • 2 BA
                          • Sleeps 4
                          Condo #6974448
                            • 3 BR
                            • 3 BA
                            • Separate Toilet
                            • Sleeps 6
                            House #6873569
                            3
                            Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                              • 2 BR
                              • 2 BA
                              • Sleeps 6
                              Apartment #8066939
                              2
                              Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                Excellent! 4.3/5
                                (7 reviews)
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                                • 2 BR
                                • 2 BA
                                • Sleeps 4
                                Multiple rentals Apartment #8036059
                                7
                                Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
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                                  • 3 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Sleeps 6
                                  Villa #8243182
                                  Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                    • 3 BR
                                    • 3 BA
                                    • Sleeps 6
                                    Villa #1548512
                                    1
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                                      • 3 BR
                                      • 3 BA
                                      • Separate Toilet
                                      • Sleeps 8
                                      Apartment #6932880
                                      2
                                      Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                                        (29 reviews)
                                        avg/night
                                        • 2 BR
                                        • 2 BA
                                        • Sleeps 5
                                        Apartment #480371
                                        29
                                        Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Good! 3.8/5
                                          (6 reviews)
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                                          • 1 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 2
                                          Apartment #1693573
                                          6
                                          Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                            • 3 BR
                                            • 2 BA
                                            • Sleeps 7
                                            Apartment #8029455
                                            13
                                              avg/night
                                              • 2 BR
                                              • 2 BA
                                              • Sleeps 4
                                              House #8002568
                                              4
                                              Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                (8 reviews)
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                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                Apartment #1870610
                                                8
                                                Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  • 1 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                  Apartment #8181517
                                                    avg/night
                                                    • 1 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                    Apartment #8181486
                                                    Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                      (6 reviews)
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                                                      • 3 BR
                                                      • 3 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                      House #8005276
                                                      6
                                                        • 2 BR
                                                        • 2 BA
                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                        Apartment #8181417
                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                          (6 reviews)
                                                          avg/night
                                                          • 3 BR
                                                          • 4 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 8
                                                          House #6317502
                                                          6
                                                          Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                            (7 reviews)
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                                                            • 1 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 3
                                                            Apartment #829095
                                                            7
                                                            Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                              (8 reviews)
                                                              avg/night
                                                              • 1 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 5
                                                              Apartment #1748610
                                                              8
                                                              Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 7
                                                                House #6952626
                                                                Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                  Apartment #8229297
                                                                  Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                    • Sleeps 3
                                                                    Apartment #6573774
                                                                    3
                                                                    Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                      House #6503757
                                                                      3
                                                                      Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                                        Villa #450141
                                                                        Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                          Apartment #1100869
                                                                          1
                                                                          Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                            Apartment #6834703
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                              • 3 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 8
                                                                              House #8272961
                                                                              Viewed 46 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 3
                                                                                Apartment #8086569
                                                                                Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                  Multiple rentals Apartment #8036059
                                                                                  2
                                                                                  Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                    (7 reviews)
                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                    Apartment #1528352
                                                                                    7
                                                                                    Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                      • Studio
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                      Apartment #6495824
                                                                                      Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                                        House #8255392
                                                                                        Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          • 4 BR
                                                                                          • 5 BA
                                                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                                                          • Sleeps 10
                                                                                          Villa #822470
                                                                                          2
                                                                                          Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 5
                                                                                            Villa #8262354
                                                                                            Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Apartment #2579388
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                                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                Apartment #8251843
                                                                                                Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 3
                                                                                                  Apartment #2579385
                                                                                                  1
                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
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                                                                                                    Apartment #2579387
                                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                      Apartment #6964874

                                                                                                      Lagos Centre Holiday Apartments & Homes (116)

                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Great villa in central location

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      A really lovely Villa. So close to the centre of Lagos and all the restaurants. Pool is great and the villa has everything in you need.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017

                                                                                                      Everything you wished for and more

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      The villa was beautiful, spotless and fully equipped with everything you required. Three females going to Portugal for the first time, I was a little worried not staying in a complex but I had nothing to worry about; quiet and safe area and it was lovely to have a local family as neighbours. Anabella the owners daughter was so attentive and very helpful. Can't wait to go back again and will definitely book the same villa next year. Thank you for an amazing holiday :)
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017