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Rustic apartment on tranquil coast

Ruth User Profile

Rustic apartment on tranquil coast

4 guests2 bedrooms4 beds1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the apartment to yourself.
Great location
93% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Indoor fireplace
This is one of a few places in the area that has this feature.
Great communication
95% of recent guests rated Ruth 5-star in communication.

Set in the tranquil Valverde valley, 2km from Praia da Luz and stones throw away from Lagos, this restored farmhouse offers apartment holiday accommodation in traditional rustic and natural surroundings.


Indoor fireplace
Hot water
Unavailable: Smoke detector
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
2 single beds
Bedroom 2
1 bunk bed



160 reviews
Outstanding hospitality
Stylish space
Quick responses
Francois User Profile
October 2018
an ok place. old and quiet. a very rustic style
Kaitlyn User Profile
September 2018
Lovely accommadation with peaceful, quiet atmosphere. We loved the roaming animals and country feel. The little dipping pool was a nice area to relax and hang out. Keep in mind it is a traditional farm house with a rustic feel and might not feel perfectly clean. It reminded us of…
Louis-Dominic User Profile
July 2018
Ruth is a lovely woman, very easy to communicate and heartwarming. The place has a peaceful energy, the landscape is inviting, doesn't feel like a walled villa (which you see a lot in the area) which makes you feel free. The house is very rustic, perfect for those who are easy…
Cathy User Profile
March 2018
Ruth's place is located a pleasant walk into Luz. She was great answering any questions we had. Would stay again.
Joe User Profile
April 2013
We found our stay at Sitio das Lajes very comfortable and relaxing. The rooms were spacious and airy. Ruth was very helpful, giving us good advice regarding beaches, walks and restaurants in Praia and Lagos. A lovely place to spend quiet time should you choose or enjoy the 20…
Rick User Profile
October 2012
My wife and I were first-timers to Portugal, and we were drawn to this listing by the spacious and comfortable-looking rooms pictured. We were trying to avoid the newer and smaller spaces that tend to force you outside even when the weather is against that. Turned out this was a…
Frédérick User Profile
July 2012
We stayed at Ruth house in July 2012 for 3 night (2 adults, 1 teenager). Ruth is a wonderful host. She's also surrounded by dogs, horses and other friendly animals. The place was clean, and the refrigerator had some basic necessities already in it! Great idea. Internet…

Hosted by Ruth

Praia da Luz - Lagos Algarve PortugalJoined in May 2011
Ruth User Profile
330 Reviews
2 References
Hi, I'm Ruth. My family originate from the lovely, south west corner of Wales in the UK. I have been living in this beautiful area of Southern Portugal for more than 30 years, when I first discovered Portugal after travelling for severaly years in the Near and Middle East and…
Interaction with guests
I live on the property and often around to help. Any questions, don’t be afraid to come and ask.
Languages: English, Français, Português
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 2:00 p.m.
Checkout: 11:00 a.m.
After 2:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m.

House Rules

  • Smoking is allowed
  • Parties and events are allowed