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Praia da Luz

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Address: Luz, Portugal
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First time to Portugal and certainly not the last. Great weather for time of year. Friendly people, good service everywhere, some amazing restaurants beautiful beaches Highly... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2016
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67 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

First time to Portugal and certainly not the last. Great weather for time of year. Friendly people, good service everywhere, some amazing restaurants beautiful beaches Highly recommended

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Lovely beach and plenty of great restaurants and bars. Easy access to other resorts. We loved that it was peaceful but plenty of vibrant places to enjoy the evening. There are good supermarkets which make it very easy for those wishing to cook in their apartments, we did buy provisions for breakfast but ate out for lunch and dinner. Lots... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Great place for a relaxing holiday with good restaurants , bars and a lovely beach. It is let down by the residents walking dogs sometimes two or three and not cleaning up after them. This cannot be blamed on the tourists whose dogs are at home. Please set an example to other European countries who seem to think that this... More 

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Hanley
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Fantastic place for adults and children.lovely places to eat and lots of places to explore...so many places to choose to eat ..

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Thank Elaine D
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3 reviews
Reviewed 30 September 2016

My family and I love Praia da Luz. Its waters are not full of millionaires yachts like Vilamoura or buzzing with nightlife like Albufiera but if you fancy staying somewhere relaxing that has everything you need within walking distance this is the place for you. With a great beach and lots of interesting restaurants to choose from, you will never... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This is a quiet Portuguese holiday destination. It has a great beach, good restaurants and a friendly atmosphere. Local buses can take you to the outlying villages or to the more hectic Lagos for the Marina, Night Clubs and Shops galore. The coastal walk to Burgau along the cliff tops takes about 1 hour and there you can enjoy a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 27 September 2016

Good resort where you can relax or for the more energetic, enjoy great sea views from the cliff-top walks. Good restaurants and bars with prices being about what you would expect from an above average area.

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The beach at Luz is a safe sandy beach, with golden soft sand, ideal for sandcastle building for the energetic. The beach hosts various water sport activities and has areas for sunbeds and parasols, as well as open beach. There are also rock pools to explore at either end of the beach and there are facilities for children and disabled.... More 

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Glasgow
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This was our 5th visit in 4 years & Luz never disappoints. It's such a friendly clean place with a great range of restaurants. There is something for everyone & even this time we found some new places. It may be too quiet for some but we know that we are coming here for 2 weeks of relaxation. Lagos is... More 

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266 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 303 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Beach bars, sunbeds, parasols, WC's, showers, clean water, safe bathing, snorkelling - it's all there. When the wind blows from land to sea, though, take take with inflatables. Hundreds of floaty dolphins and crocodiles head for Morocco each year. Don't go with them!

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