La Praia Town House
La Praia town house is a three storey, 2bedroom house at the east end of Santa Maria on the island of Sal. It is close to Kite Beach and also to Antonio Sousa beach. The area around the property is developing and therefore some of the roads are still being constructed. There are two small shops nearby one of which includes a small cafe area.
Inside the property
The house is fully furnished, and can sleep four people. There is a well equipped bathroom with a shower. The living room is open plan with a sofa, side board, dining table and chairs and also the kitchen. The kitchen includes an electric hob, fridge, microwave and also all the utensils needed for self-catering. The two bedrooms (one with king size bed and one with bunk beds) are on the first floor. The top floor leads out onto a roof terrace.
Outside the property
The house has a small walled patio garden together with a table and chairs for outside dining. The roof terrace is ideal for sunbathing and furthermore has views towards Kite Beach and the mountains beyond.
The smart resort of Buddha Beach, the surfing centre and beach at Josh Angulo’s are both only five minutes walk away. You can also walk to Kite Beach, a mecca for kite surfers, in about 10 minutes. The north east winds give this beach ideal conditions for kite surfing. Beyond Kite Beach there is an unspoilt area and you can see the lemon sharks in Shark Bay. The town centre is a 10 minute walk away, where there is a wide selection of cafes, bars and restaurants.
The airport is about 25 minutes away by taxi. You do not need to hire a car in Sal because there are a large number of taxis. You can find taxis wherever you go and they are reasonably priced. If you wish to visit the capital of Sal, Espargos, you can take the local Alugar for about €2. Another way of exploring the island is to hire a quad bike.
The price of your stay includes the initial cleaning, water and electricity, together with all the things on the inventory, including bedding and towels. However, guests should bring with them and towels that they wish to use on the beach.
You can make use of a Mifi portable router, if you require the internet. It connects to the local phone network making it portable. Various internet packages can be purchased and therefore costs vary depending on what you choose.
A Tourist Tax is payable by all guests over the age of 16. The cost is €2 per person for up to a maximum of 10 days. This will be collected by the House Manager on your arrival.