Stay Self Catering Lagos Portugal – Meia Praia Beach

Meia Praia comprises more than just vast expanse of sand and access to fresh blue water. It has everything to make as self catering holiday a brilliant success.

Meia Praia is the biggest beach, is a large beach which is situated on the Marina side of Lagos. On foot you would the Av Da Descobrimentos and cross the pedestrian bridge. You might have to wait to let a vessel of some sort pass under the bridge. But this all part of the beauty of the place and laid back feel you have on a self-catering apartment holiday. You will see the railway station and when you reach same right and continue on for about a quarter until you reach the pristine curving beach of Meia Praia. In summer time there is a short route from the Av Da Descobrimentos because from the fishing port a small ferry runs over and back the cannel daily. Its an experience in itself. On finally reaching the beach you will get an opportunity to marvel at its vastness. You see how it cures around the edge of the bay all the way to the Alvor estuary. There are a number of self catering apartments on its edge. We at www.goholidaylets.com are proud to host some of them. Some have pool some without. In Meia Praia you can find self-catering apartments for rent fully equipped kitchens, comfortable beds and a balcony disposing most of a superb view on the bay of Lagos.

Meia Praia has achieved EU Blue Flag status, it is believed to be the longest beaches in the Algarve, stretching for an impressive 4.5 kms. It is a wonderful place to stroll even in late autumn or winner. When the winter storm of the Atlantic are raging in western and northern Europe why not book a self catering apartment in Lagos and soak up the freedom of beaches like Meia Praia. There is always is room for everybody. A joy of life is to start the Eastern end of the beach at Lagos and walk right over to the Ria de Alvor and Alvor beach, which forms a huge natural bay.

Meia Praia comprises more than just vast expanse of sand and access to fresh blue water. It has everything to make as self catering holiday a brilliant success.

There are a number of access points to the beach each will have its bar or restaurant located nearby. Nearby you will find parasols and loungers which can be enjoyed for a small daily fee. Position yourself next to one of its great beach bars where refreshing drinks can be had or you can sit and eat lunch in the shade.

From a conservation point of view access to the beaches are limited to timber walk ways that keeps pedestrians from trampling on the delicate sand dune grasses that help shifting sands and high winds, and to help stabilize and prevent coastal erosion.

There are also different types of water sports available to the more energetic, why not have a go.

Of course mentioning energy, no article could be written about Meia Praia without mentioning golf and the splendid link courses positioned on its northern boundaries. The name Palmares is synonymous with golf in this area. Have a great self catering holiday in Lagos. Check out www.goholidaylets.com for great offers on accommodation.

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