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Ocean Front Villa, With Private Pool, Outside Dinning, And Fantastic Sea Views

Bedrooms 3
Space 4,746 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Villa in Praia da Luz, Western Algarve, Portugal - Enjoy The Peace And Tranquil Location Of This Property, But Still Only 10 Minutes Walk To The Beach

A Luxury 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom villa, in the perfect location of Praia Da Luz, offering an immediate sense of calm and tranquility, with magnificent sea and headland views (from upper floor). The villa is walking distance of the beach, restaurants, shops and supermarkets. You will be able to enjoy your own private pool, with large garden and outdoor furniture,

A unique feature of this property is that you will notice it is a home not just a rented accommodation, it feels just right. The outside Kitchen (BBQ, cooking & dinning area) with superb sea views, Both upper bedrooms have private terraces with sea views, garden with soft grass makes it so perfect you won't want to leave. On the rare occasion when the evening air is cooler you have the cosy lounge with a large log fire place. This is a place you will want to come back to again and again. As the owner i regularly relax here with friends and am delighted to share this little paradise with you and your family and friends.

Mandy Benholm
Member since: 2012
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Calendar last updated:
20 September, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa around the Luz around the Municipality of Lagos

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 4746 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • village
  • waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Separate bathroom with shower - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 1, fully tiled, en-suite bathroom, with bath, shower, wash basin, WC and bidet. Bathroom 2, fully tiled, en-suite bathroom, with bath, shower, wash basin, WC and bidet. Bathroom 3, fully tiled, separate bathroom with shower, wash basin and WC.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1, has a king size double bed, en-suite bathroom and a very large private terrace with amazing ocean views. Bedroom 2, has 2 large single beds, with en-suite bathroom, terrace with sea views. Bedroom 3, has 2 large single beds. Double sofa bed. Separate bathroom.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: This is a very cosy holiday home, with lots of character, however the location is what tops it off. With Amazing sea views. There's truly something special, about waking up to beautiful ocean views. Then enjoying your breakfast in the tranquil private garden with pool. (heated optional) There is a constant hot water supply via solar heating. Air-condition units in all bedrooms. Or large log fire in lounge/dinning room, for the cooler nights. The living accommodation is on two floors. Ground floor: Lounge, dinning room, kitchen, 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom. Lounge/dinning, has sliding glass patio doors to private garden. Kitchen has sea views with patio doors to garden & pool. The first floor: 2 bedrooms, each with own en-suite bathrooms, 1 large shared terrace with ocean views & 1 very large private terrace with amazing sea views off the main bedroom, over looking the pool & garden. Private drive for car and additional parking at front of villa. Cot and highchair, available on request. Outside: The villa is completely detached and private, south facing. It has its own private garden with tiled saltwater pool, poolside furniture with sun umbrella for a little shade when needed. The BBQ area is nice a spacious with outdoor dinning table and chairs. Fantastic sea views to sit an enjoy long lunches, and special evenings. Private pool can be heated up to 29 degree's. Gardener and weekly pool maintenance service included. Utility Room: All kitchen equipment already listed. Hair dryer Iron, ironing board. Baby's high chair. Baby's cot. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Maid service: Linen change once a week, fresh towels available during stay. Other: Very large kitchen, for all the family to do their thing without getting under each others feet. With patio doors stepping out to the pool and beautiful sea views, for the perfect breakfast in the morning sun, everyday! Or romantic dinners, and fun BB


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Lovely charming large villa set close to the sea

  • 5 of 5

Lovely large villa with amazing gardens, pool & bbq area. High ceilings and shutters keep the villa cool in the day with air conditioning in the bedrooms for night. Will definitely return and highly recommend. Area is also lovely.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
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Impressive villa 5 star rating

  • 5 of 5

Absolute blast of a time in Portugal, in which this villa contributed to our holiday success. Villa is clean, cosy and comfy. Pool is amazing. Mandy the owner is a pleasure to deal so much so we have rebooked for next year!!!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
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Lovely villa with all the facilities for a fantastic family holiday!

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from a superb holiday in Luz. The villa was perfect for our family with fantastic facilities for a relaxing holiday! Mandy was extremely helpful making our holiday all the better...I would certainly recommend staying here!

  • Review Submitted: 30-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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6th-13th September 2017 The Yates family

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay here. A spacious, well equipped and comfortable villa with a lovely pool area, BBQ and outdoor space. About a10 minute stroll to the centre of Luz and beach. We can thoroughly recommend this super house and definitely hope to return. Mandy was most helpful and “on hand” to resolve any issues.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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wonderful holiday

  • 5 of 5

From start to finish my family and I had the best holiday , the villa was so charming and had everything we could possibly need for a perfect stay ,What topped it off was the location , the view was stunning , the sea breeze was perfect in the evening to cool us down after a long sunbathe by the pool , breakfast lunch and dinner including some really great BBQ's in the garden overlooking the ocean and pool perfect !! The walk into town along the coastal path was such a pleasure and everything was so close a car wasn't needed so no hassle . The beach was beautiful ,the restaurants bars and supermarkets all very close so we didn't need to leave Luz at all , I would definitely highly recommend this property to anyone looking for the perfect getaway , Thanks for a great holiday Mandy xx Michele , George & Family

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Excellent Property & Location

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful villa in an excellent location, just far enough away from the main resort to be peaceful yet close enough for young and old to walk to.

The whole property inside and out is very clean, well appointed, spacious and well maintained. The pool is a good size and got a lot of use from all of us, the pool has a cover to keep the heat in at night so it’s a good temperature every day if you take the heated option.

We have stayed here twice and thoroughly loved it both times, and will definitely stay again, the Villa, beach and resort are all beautiful.

Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
90 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
Hotel Vila Da Luz
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Boa Vista
Nearest Train
6 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
400 Metres
Nearest Beach
800 Metres
Praia Da Luz
Car: not necessary


The Algarve is also famous for the west coast where you will find amazing long beautiful beaches, especially popular with the surfers.

You can enjoy a scenic drive to the west cost from the villa, in just 20-30 minutes.

Also you have the glorious sandy beach of Praia da Luz, just a 10 minute stroll away. Very safe for children, with the added attraction of the rock pools at one end, and the option of enjoying several water sports, including surf and wind surfing lessons. As well as jet ski, wind surfing and banana rides.

There are also a number of horse riding centres in the Luz area, which cater for all ages and levels of skill.


Faro airport is approx. 55 min drive with hire cars and taxi available. A new section of motorway(A22) opened in June 2003 connecting Faro to Lagos. Junction 1 is just 5 kms from the villa. Alternatively regular trains run between Faro and Lagos. The villa is just a 10 min taxi from the train station at Lagos. A car is not required but can be rented in the village for the day trips to explore the Algarve. There is plenty of car parking space available for guests immediately outside the villa.


Paraiso da Luz is well situated in a peaceful, yet convenient location suitable for a family, beach, golf or walking holiday.

The village of Praia Da Luz, is only a short walk of 5 minutes from the villa, where you can also take a bus or taxi into Lagos, only 5 kms away. Lagos is a fishing village and famous for its large fresh seafood market, open daily from 7am to 1pm everyday except Sundays, where you can buy the fisherman's fresh catch! Lagos also offers plenty of shops, bars and restaurants by day and also plenty nightlife.

Further Details:

Paraiso da Luz is well situated also for riding stables at Almadena, just 2 kms drive away, offering rides in the unspoilt countryside. The market and fishing town of Lagos, with harbour, new sailing marina, markets, restaurants an shops is only 5km.

Praia da Luz has surprising facilities for a village. There are lots of restaurants, catering for all tastes, as well as bars, banks, post office. Several supermarkets are tucked away in the back streets. The largest (Baptista) offers telephone ordering and free delivery. there is 24hr medical facility as well as dentist.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa around the Luz,

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Late Summer
17 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Jun 2019 - 29 Jun 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
30 Jun 2019 - 14 Jul 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
15 Jul 2019 - 21 Jul 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late Summer
22 Jul 2019 - 7 Sep 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late Summer
8 Sep 2019 - 30 Sep 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £300

Booking Notes:
A 25% deposit is required to confirm a booking.
The balance of the rental is due 4 weeks prior to your holiday arrival date.
An additional security deposit of £300 is required together with the balance.
This will be refunded within 14 days of departure assuming zero damage/loss/breakage. Cancellation up to 4 weeks prior to the start date of the holiday will incur loss of deposit only. Less then 4 weeks prior 100% of the payment is due.

Changeover Day:
Preferred changeover day is Saturday, but if not convenient please enquire.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK pounds, it is also except able in Euro. Extra charges for: Air-conditioning/heating throughout house £50 per week. gas central heating £125 per week. Log's for the open fire in lounge £50. Pool heating is £10 per day and this must be pre-booked at least 3 days prior to arrival, and payment taken from this date. This service is only available between 1st June and the 30th September.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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