Casa Das Redes, At Quinta Das Redes
Villa Praia Da Luz, Western Algarve
Set in an enviable position, this well equipped villa with private heated pool offers comfortable and contemporary accommodation, within a pretty patio garden planted with mature palms and lemon tree. Casa das Redes is one of four unique and individual residential properties situated within 'Quinta das Redes', the former site of the historic beachfront tuna cannery. The original high walls provide security and privacy for the villas within, unusual in a location so close to the beach. Village facilities are within very easy reach. A car is not necessary for a holiday in this villa. There is level access to and from the villa and one accessible bedroom with wetroom on the ground floor.
Portuguese Tourist Board licence number 94875/AL
- Bedrooms: 4
- Bathrooms: 4
- Sleeps: 8
- Low Season weekly price: £1750
- High Season weekly price: £3300
- Customer Rating
- Private Pool
- Air Conditioning
- Private Garden
- Pool Heating
- Close to Beach
- Car not necessary
- Internet / WiFi
- Close to Bars / Restaurants
The living area is open plan. The sitting room has three large sofas providing comfortable seating around a fireplace with woodburner. There is wifi, internet TV with all UK channels, catch up facility, and freeview.
The kitchen has a good range of fitted units with granite worktops. There is a 5 burner gas hob, wide electric oven, fridge freezer, dishwasher, and all expected small appliances.
The dining area seats 8 (plus highchair), and glazed sliding doors open onto the outside dining table and BBQ area overlooking the pool. There is a washing machine, iron, and ironing board, in the upstairs laundry cupboard.
Bedrooms and Bathrooms
Bedroom 1: Queen size bed, (160cm wide) plus single bed, fitted wardrobes, and West facing glazed doors to a balcony overlooking the pool terrace. Ensuite bathroom, with bath and overhead shower, basin, bidet, and WC. This room has an air conditioning unit.
Bedroom 2: Twin beds, East facing window, and fitted wardrobes. Ensuite shower room, with spacious shower, basin and wc.
Bedroom 3: Queen size bed, West facing window overlooking the pool, and fitted wardrobes. Ensuite shower room, with spacious shower, basin, and wc.
Bedroom 4: Queen size bed, fitted wardrobe and glazed door directly to the pool terrace. Ensuite wetroom has shower area with built in bench seat, basin and wc, and is designed to be wheelchair accessible. Shower chair available on request.
There is a separate downstairs washroom with basin and wc.
Room fans supplied for all bedrooms.
The patio garden is planted in mediterranean style, with bougainvillea, mature palms and a lemon tree. There are plenty of sunbeds, and a shaded soft seating area with comfortable sofa and chairs overlooking the 9 x 4.5m pool. The pool is heated, has a cover, and there is an adjoining paddling pool. Outside dining and BBQ area, pool lights and garden lights for evening entertainment.
Off street parking for one car, in covered car port, with additional space outside the gates in the resident only parking zone.
There is level access from the villa to the roadside and down to the beachfront. Ground floor level access to the BBQ and outside dining area. To the pool terrace there is one step up, or a shallow ramp for wheelchair access directly from the accessible bedroom. The downstairs bedroom with ensuite wetroom is wheelchair accessible, and a shower chair can be provided on request. Praia da Luz beach is classified as accessible, with appropriate boardwalks and facilities.
The garden is tended weekly on Saturday changeover day, and the pool is tended twice weekly.
Cleaning service is on Saturday changeover and midweek.
Bed linens are changed weekly and household towels twice weekly. Please bring your own leisure towels for the beach and poolside.
The villa is managed by the owner who lives locally.
Normal capacity in Casa das Redes is 8 people. The family bedroom can accommodate an additional child, and there is a cot and high chair provided for a baby at no extra charge.
The villa has a no smoking policy, and a no pets policy.
Entry is from 14.00 hours on arrival day, and exit is by 10.00 on departure day.
The Area: Praia Da Luz, Western Algarve
The villa is centrally placed and within walking distance to all village amenities which include post office, bank, cash ATM, several supermarkets, pharmacy, English-speaking doctors surgery, and dentist. Zoomarine dolphin park and Slide and Splash water park provide coach transport from Luz. Anglican church services are held on Sunday in the local church. Tennis is widely available. There are water-sport centres on the beach providing everything from banana boat rides, to sailing lessons, to fishing excursions. From Lagos you can try parasailing, deep-sea fishing, dolphin safari, or visit the grottos by fishing boat. There are several surf centers offering day trips to wherever the waves are best on the day, wetsuits, equipment and instruction as required. Luz can offer truly international cuisine in a wide choice of cafes and restaurants to suit all tastes and occasions. Many are family friendly and some offer a takeaway service. For a change of scene we recommend an evening out in the historic town of Lagos. The 8 minute taxi ride is inexpensive - let us book for you and just sit back and enjoy the local wines. There are several golf courses within easy reach, the nearest is Boavista golf at only 5 minutes drive.
Praia da Luz is arguably one of the prettiest beaches in the Western Algarve, sporting the european blue flag, and classified as accessible with ramps and walkways and facilities for the disabled. East are picturesque rocky coves and the long sandy crescent of Meia Praia at Lagos, within 10 minutes drive. 15 minutes West are the resort beaches of Burgau and Salema, and further again are a multitude of beaches frequented by surfers, Spectacular and less busy but not so safe for small children.
Faro is the nearest airport, only 1 hour drive away. Praia da Luz beach 70m. Historic town of Lagos 8 mins by car. Cape St Vincent 30 mins by car.
Casa Das Redes, At Quinta Das Redes rental prices: £1750 - £3300
|Begins||Ends||Weekly||Weekend||Per Night||Minimum Stay|
|31 Aug 2019||27 Sep 2019||£2300||-||-||7 nights|
|28 Sep 2019||1 Nov 2019||£1850||-||-||7 nights|
|28 Mar 2020||24 Apr 2020||£1850||-||-||7 nights|
|23 May 2020||26 Jun 2020||£2400||-||-||7 nights|
|27 Jun 2020||17 Jul 2020||£2800||-||-||7 nights|
|18 Jul 2020||28 Aug 2020||£3300||-||-||7 nights|
|29 Aug 2020||25 Sep 2020||£2400||-||-||7 nights|
|26 Sep 2020||1 Nov 2020||£1850||-||-||7 nights|
Prices include cleaning, pool heating (April to October), and 6% VAT.
20% deposit required to confirm a booking with the balance payable 2 months before the start date of the holiday.
This villa is not available for let in winter season (November to March)
Reviews of CASA DAS REDES, AT QUINTA DAS REDES
It's not often that you get the perfect accommodation in the perfect location, but this comes pretty close!
The villa is beautiful, with large bedrooms, and fantastic en-suite bathrooms.
The kitchen is well-equipped, and the indoor and outdoor living areas have a very relaxed feel to them.
Catherine - the owner - gave us a warm, friendly welcome and explained the setup, and gave us some useful local knowledge.
The beautiful beach is literally a two minute walk away, and there are a number of good restaurants in walking distance, as well as a number of well-stocked supermarkets (we liked the local one just up the road - they do great pasteis de nata).
The pool area is really lovely, as well as being very secure and private and the lemon trees and plants and flowers give it a really relaxed feel.
Our 4 year old loved playing in the toddler pool in the morning, and then we all got to play in the grown up pool in the afternoon!!
Both the pool cleaners and house cleaner came very regularly and did a great job; the house was spotless.
I guess the best the best review is to say is that we have never booked to stay in the same place two years on the trot - until now - and we're counting down the days until we return.
Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2016 Date of Stay: Jun 2016 Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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