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Rua da Calheta 38, Luz 8600-154, Portugal
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All reviews lovely beach relaxing holiday water sports bars and restaurants quiet resort safe beach self catering lovely town sea front western algarve sandy beach ocean villas the cliff lagos mccann spar beaches
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The weather made it but it is a really lovely place. Beach for surfing is fantastic. Hardly anyone about. Will be going back

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rorytraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely, pretty sandy beach and small town with loads of bars, restaurants, cafes and shops. Lots of beautiful walks from and to here

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Fiona H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to chill out, Friendly locals and safe environment. Make a visit to Souvenir da Luz we found a great selection of genuine Portuguese ceramics, beautiful cork jewelry and lots of gifts to take back home.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gregors2016
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

This was our third visit to Luz. We love the laid back atmosphere. It’s the perfect place for laying on the beach and doing nothing or laying by the pool and doing nothing. There are loads of water sports if that’s your thing and there...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Ellen R
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Praia da Luz's most outstanding aspect is its superb sandy beach. It is clean and well-kept, an excellent choice for families with (little) children, as a small playground is available, too. Along the beach a number of restauarnts and snack bars cater to most tastes...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jochen B
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Nice area but a bit too quiet for us and we are no spring chickens. Weather wasn’t great all week, a couple of days if sunshine. We preferred Lagos which had more life to it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Agnes G
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Praia da Luz (Beach of the light) is perfect for a family vacation or a honeymoon because you have it all. It's beautiful, romantic, safe, it has one of the most amazing beaches, great weather, interesting, has great restaurants and you can walk from there...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank spainespe
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

We have been coming here for the last four years but, this year I have been forced to write this review. We cannot understand why the people of Luz are letting people with there dogs crap on the pavements. Its everywhere on the sea front...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank FloridaBrit08
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely spot to relax. Lovely bars restaurants and all the shops and amenities you need near by. Lagos is just a short drive away.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank UncleDaise
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

This part of the Algarve has a great number of excellent beaches and this is one of our favourites. It is easy to get to and has a wonderful promenade that runs the length of the beach. It is split in two with rocks and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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16 October 2018|
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Response from Cheryl B | Reviewed this property |
Depending on where your staying..if your on the beach front then no problems walking about, but if your nearer the top then ii can be hard going, most of the paths are made up of marble bricks about 4” square and are quite... More
28 August 2018|
Response from Cheryl B | Reviewed this property |
Check out Praia de luz Facebook page they might be able to help
28 August 2018|
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Response from Cheryl B | Reviewed this property |
There is a lovely beach a meir Praia with some really good restaurants all along it with walk ways for easy access, the weather should still be ok, forecast is 22-28 deg, I shall be out to my house on the 24th. Aljezer... More