Set in the tranquil Valverde valley, 2km from Praia da Luz and a stones throw away from Lagos town, this restored farmhouse offers apartment holiday accommodation in traditional rustic and natural surroundings.
Intentionally simple, exposed beams, traditional calçada (stone) floors, terracotta against whitewashed walls, natural wood and sloping ceilings; each apartment is delightfully furnished with an eclectic mix of regional styles and artifacts from North Africa.
The apartment opens on to views of the hilltop beyond which are the stunning beaches of Praia da Luz ( "Beach of Light") and Lagos.
The apartment comprises of an open-plan sitting room and separate bedrooms, bathroom and kitchen.
The kitchens are generously equipped, with a washing machine, refrigerator, microwave, gas hob, oven, toaster and kettle.
Each apartment has a tv with a DVD player, an Ipod dock, and wireless internet is available on request. In addition, each apartment offers its own private patio and barbecue area for alfresco dining.
There is a small circular swimming pool in the shared gardens, surrounded by a decked terrace with recliners and sun shades and enclosed by flowering shrubs and climbers.
The Gallery apartment has 2 bedrooms suitable for 4 adults and an open plan kitchen on the mezzanine, "gallery", overlooking the main living area.
The bathroom is a cool yellow comprising of a bath/shower, toilet and sink.
The kitchen is fully equipped w/ washing machine, cooker/oven, microwave and all necessary kitchen utensils.
The appartment is full of light as one of the walls are several 2.5 by 1.5 metre windows overlooking the colourful courtyard.
We have onsite parking but if you chose not to hire a car then there is a bus stop which is under 10 minutes walk away, alternatively the closest town, Praia da Luz is a lovely 15 minute walk away!