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Casa Claudia - Praia da Luz

Casa Claudia is a 2 bedroom apartment in Praia da Luz, near Lagos in the Western Algarve. It is only a 3 minute walk to the beach and to the shops and restaurants.

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Casa Claudia is an apartment in the centre of Praia da Luz, near Lagos. There are 2 bedrooms for 4 persons.  It is only a 3 minute walk to the beach and shops. From here you have a fantastic view on the beach and the Atlantic Ocean. This apartment is also very suitable for long winter stays. 

Both bedrooms have twin beds. From one bedroom you have beautiful views on the beach and the sea and access to the terrace.

The bathroom has a bathtub with shower, a wash basin and a toilet.

The living /dining room has a wood burning stove, comfortable sofas, a dining table with 4 chairs, satellite TV with some international channels, radio/CD player.  From here you have access to the terrace.

The kitchen is fully equipped with a washing machine, dishwasher, gas oven and hob,  kettle, toaster, and microwave.

Outside: There is one large terrace with a table, four chairs,  2 sun loungers and a sun umbrella. 

There is a maid service one a week. Fresh towels and bed linen will be provided once a week. There are no beach towels.


Praia da Luz (beach of the light) is a small, quiet town located just 6 km from Lagos. Luz is a former fishing village with many small well-kept houses, a few high-rise buildings and one hotel on the outskirts. Thus, the village is characterized by typical, whitewashed houses with rich flowers.

On the palm-lined promenade, there still exist more simple stalls than exclusive boutiques, and the local fishermen are still present. There are supermarkets, restaurants, bars and disco´s in the neighbourhood Nevertheless, the place is quiet and with its beautiful sandy beach ideal for families.

An attraction is a small Roman ruin and a historic wall from the Muslim period. The village church "Senhora da Luz" was built in 1874. It has a beautiful altar 'talha dourada ", ie wood carvings coated with gold leaf. Opposite the church is the former stronghold of the Fortaleza Luz, where today the 'Restaurante Fortaleza "resides. It was built 400 years ago and sold in the 70s to an American couple.