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A luxurious 2 bedroom apartment centrally located with communal pools and gym.

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Air con, en-suite, 2 balconies, large immaculately furnished. GOLFERS WELCOME!

Rental licence number 5887/AL. This elegantly furnished, fully air conditioned, very spacious 2 bedroom apartment, is in the exclusive development of Quinta das Palmeiras. It is within minutes walk of the beautiful historic old town of Lagos (it is a flat walk to all parts of the town - no hills); the stunning marina; the beach and all the amenities of Lagos. It contains a fully equipped separate kitchen; free wifi in the apartment; a large lounge/dining room with seating for 6, satellite TV/DVD, and an integrated sound system throughout the apartment. A spacious terrace leads off both the kitchen and lounge, furnished with table and 6 chairs for alfresco dining. The master bedroom has a double bed, en-suite bathroom and private balcony. The second bedroom has twin beds, and there is a further shower room. A cot is also available. Given the central location of the apartment, a car is not essential. The complex has lifts, an indoor heated pool, jacuzzi and gym, plus an outdoor pool with large sun terraces. The location and facilities have given us a number of guests returning again and again!



'MONINA H LAGOS' (you do not have to Friend the page to see the photos).

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Registration Number : 5887/AL

Monina Hurl-Hodges
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 July, 2018

About Monina Hurl-Hodges

We have 3 daughters, and as a family love to travel. Lagos is such a beautiful town, with everything a family could need. My husband and I also like to go there by ourselves, and enjoy the restaurants and bars when we get the chance!

Monina Hurl-Hodges purchased this apartment in 2008

Why Monina Hurl-Hodges chose Lagos

We wanted somewhere where a car was not necessary. Our apartment is perfectly situated, within a short walking distance of the marina, beach and old town, right beside cafes and supermarkets, yet on a quiet side street. Perfect!

What makes this apartment unique

The balconies get the sun from dawn to late afternoon, so while my teenagers may want to lie in, my husband and I can use the gym in the morning, or go for a stroll, picking up a latte from the Cafe Fresco in the complex, or the Pingo Doce store round the corner. Then bring breakfast back to enjoy in the sunshine on our lovely terrace. The ideal way to start a day lazing by the pool, at the beach, or going for a stunning cliff walk.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We are now back after a lovely week in Lagos! Your apartment is gorgeous - prestine, very spacious and well equipped - the best one we have ever stayed in. And so well located next to the marina and old town. We tried out all the local restaurants - our favourite was No Patio. Thanks for providing the sunbeds. We used them once by the pool (very comfy). On the other days we drove to local beaches. Your Lagos guide was very helpful. We referred to it many times - especially for the beaches! Thanks again for such a fabulous apartment!
Jun 2010
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Lagos in Municipality of Lagos

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • city centre
  • near the sea
  • town
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • En-suite bathroom with hydro therapy spa bath, shower over, bidet, WC, washbasin, mirror and towel rail. Shower room with WC, washbasin, mirror and towel rail. Towels will be changed weekly. You are kindly asked to bring your own towels for the beach and pool area.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , En-suite
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 1 with double bed, en-suite bathroom with jacuzzi bath, large fitted wardrobes, dressing and bedside tables, lamps, stool and private balcony. Bedroom 2 with twin beds, large fitted wardrobes, dressing and bedside tables, lamps and stool. A cot is available. Sofa bed is available in the living room. Bed linen will be changed weekly, for a stay of more than 10 days.
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
The apartment is furnished to a very high standard, with granite work surfaces in the kitchen, and a hydrotherapy spa bath in the en-suite. There is a large terrace off the kitchen and living room, with a table and 6 chairs for alfresco dining. The master bedroom has a balcony off. The indoor communal pool is heated, alongside a jacuzzi and gym. The outdoor pool has many sun terraces to catch those rays. Either stairs or the lift will take you up to this 3rd floor apartment. On a corner of the ground floor of the apartments, is the Fresco cafe, serving Portuguese and English food, which can be taken out if you wish to eat by the pool. It is within minutes walk of the marina with its shops and restaurants. It is also right by the old town, with its cobbled streets and outdoor cafes and restaurants. The castle walls and fort are about 10 minutes away. The beautiful beach is a 15 minute walk, with its 5 km of golden sand.


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A luxurious 2 bedroom apartment centrally located with communal pools and gym.
average rating of 4.7674417 based on 44 reviews
United Kingdom

Lagos Apartment Stay

  • 5 of 5

This property has everything you could want - it's situated in an excellent location near to shops, restaurants, pubs, marina, bus and train terminals. (There are lots of nearby places to explore - Silves, Portamaeo, Sagres, Alvor to name but a few). The apartment is well decorated, beds are really comfortable and it was useful having two bathrooms. The lounge /diner area is lovely and the kitchen has everything you could need, including washing machine, fridge, cooker, iron, ironing-board, etc. The apartment complex has its own gym and indoor and outdoor swimming pools. Keypad entry into block assures security. Really enjoyed staying here and would definitely recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I was there in August just before you, and also had a fabulous holiday. Really delighted that you liked the apartment so much :)
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Spacious apartment, well located

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was well located with easy walking distance to the marina and the historical downtown Lagos. It was well maintained and has plenty of room for two couples. Grocery store was nearby and we would recommend the restaurant Bransons which is on the main floor of the apartment building.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great apartment in fantastic resort

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay in this ideally located and beautifully furnished property. We were met punctually by Carla (owners rep. in Lagos ) who was most helpful. This is a quiet area of town but closely located to supermarkets, beach, pubs and restaurants.

If you have a car ( not really necessary ) several beaches are within 15-20 mins. drive from the apt. Would recommend Salema and Borgaus. The local beach is great but these are a little quieter.

Great restaurants everywhere -would recommend Quay Lagos at the marina and Orangery,o'Henrique, Casa de Prego and o'Mexilhao in the old town. Louis and McCabes pubs are good and about 5 mins. walk away.

We had a great time in a beautiful resort and a very comfortable apt.

Look forward to returning soon and hopefully to this property.

P.S. If you have a car would suggest you park it around the complex area as the facility's underground parking is very cramped.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am delighted you had another great holiday! You and Avril are so welcome any time. Even Carla was saying what a lovely couple you are!
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Fab location

  • 5 of 5

Lovely property set in a quiet location where everything you need is in walking distance. All bars, restaurants and beaches are within 10 to 15 mins walk which means you they are easily accessible without needing a taxi but still get the quiet location so you can quietly relax by the pool or on the balcony if you prefer a more relaxing holiday.

Rooms were spacious and well maintained with a modern look. Couldnt fault anything about them.

Would definitely reccommend this property and return another year.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am delighted you enjoyed the apartment and Lagos so much! Do let me know if you'd like to return any time.
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  • 5 of 5

Hi Monina, I have booked your apartment for next May 2018 and I can't find the email or enquiry you sent to me regarding info you required from me and my husband. I came home from Lagos on the 13th May and can now give it to you. My email is Many thanks Wendy

  • Review Submitted: 19-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Spacious, well kept,equipped apartment in a conve.

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic relaxing stay with friends. The apartment suited our needs perfectly. Lagos is a beautiful town encompassing the old & the new. The landlady was very helpful, friendly & accommodating. Safe secure environment.. easy access to all amenities.. Suitable for friends, couples & families. Thanks Monina 😄

  • Review Submitted: 16-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Any time Jacqui! Really glad you love it there as much as I do.
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Nearest Airport
80 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
Boa Vista
Nearest Train
0.5 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Car: not necessary

Lagos is the hidden gem of the Algarve and perfect for golfers! Protected by its 16th century walls, this picturesque town retains its old-world Portuguese charm. A fine selection of restaurants offering international cuisine, pavement cafes and stylish boutiques line the maze of cobbled streets. There is a superb fresh fish market, with fruit and vegetables for sale on the upper level.

Less than 15 minutes walk from the apartment is the fabulous Meia Praia beach - 5km of golden sand with every facility you could ask for, and the quieter town beach at Praia da Batata. A further 7 beaches are within easy reach, many of which are served by the local road train.

There are many golf courses within easy reach, including the beautiful Boa Vista in Lagos itself. Boat trips are available to view the grottos and sea caves, or to go Dolphin watching out at sea.

Please see Facebook 'Monina H Lagos' for lots of photographs of the complex, Lagos town, and our favourite restaurants and bars.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Lagos, Algarve

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
July/August 2018
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
September 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
October 2018
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Nov/Dec 2018
1 Nov 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Christmas/New Year
22 Dec 2018 - 3 Jan 2019
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Jan/Feb 2018
4 Jan 2019 - 28 Feb 2019
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

A good Euro exchange rate will be offered on the above prices, if that is your currency of payment.
DISCOUNTS: 2 weeks 5%; 3 weeks 10%; 4 or more weeks 20%.
We accept payment by cheque or bank transfer.
A £200 security deposit will be added onto the final payment, which will be refunded on inspection of the apartment.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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