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African Craft Shop
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ORANGE B UPPER
Arrecadacao da Luz
Art and Decor
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ORANGE D UPPER
Algarve Car Rental
Car Hire
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GREEN E UPPER
Credito Agricola
Bank and (outside) Cash Point
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GREEN F UPPER
Luz Dent
Dentists
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GREEN G UPPER
Luz Doc
24 hrs Medical Centre
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GREEN H UPPER
Laboratorio_Dentario
Denists
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AQUA J UPPER
Baptista
Supermarket
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YELLOW K UPPER
Waterside Gardens
Gift Shop
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ORANGE L UPPER
Lava Close
Launderette
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GREEN M UPPER
Arthur Rego
Solicitors
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ORANGE N UPPER
Electro Luz
Electrical Goods
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Talho
Butchers
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Pharmacy
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ORANGE Q UPPER
Library
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ORANGE R UPPER
Pastelaria Fabrico Propario
Bakery
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YELLOW S UPPER
Azure Seas
Gift Shop
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Loje da Prendas 3
Gift Shop
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ORANGE U UPPER
Newsagent
Between the two cafes
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ORANGE W UPPER
Gardeur Direct
Boutique
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ORANGE X UPPER
Correios, Telegrafos e Telefones - C.T.T.
Post Office
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ORANGE Y UPPER
Hardware
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ORANGE Z UPPER
Laundry
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AQUA a
O'Celeiro
Supermarket
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YELLOW b
Tourist Stall
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YELLOW c
Tourist Stall
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YELLOW d
Fire and Earth
Gift Shop
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ORANGE e
Terra Da Harmonia
Health Shop
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ORANGE f
Lingerie
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YELLOW g
Gift Shop
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AQUA h
O'Celeiro
Supermarket
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ORANGE i
O'Celeiro
Supermarket
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AQUA j
Cestinho
Mini Market
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GREEN k
Estrela Health Spa
Part of the Oceanica complex.
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ORANGE m
Francisco Figuerias
Insurance Agent. Car Hire.
[ Insurance Details ]
[ Car Hire Details ]
GREEN o
Mamede Optico
Opticians
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GREEN p
Cafe Jasmin
Portuguese Cafe / Bar
Internet
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GREEN q
Banco Espirito Santo
Lobby  Cash point.
Rua 25 de Abril.
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ORANGE r
Little Gems
Bespoke Fingerprint jewellery.
( Details )
YELLOW s
Sananda
Jewellery.
Rua Direita.
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Bakery
( Pastelaria )
Cake
Go to the MapPastelaria Fabrico Propario.
Pastry, Bakers. Also a small cafe / cake shop and cafe.
Where: Rua Direita 18.
Bank
( Banco )
Money icon
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Crédito Agricola.
English speaking staff. Commission charged on exchanges. No credit card transactions over the counter so you need to use the ATM (Cash point) outside the bank. Note that the ATM has been known to empty on / during national / bank holidays.
Alternative cash points are situated inside the Baptista supermarket five minutes walk up the hill (Rua de 5 Abril) and in the lobby of the Banco Espirito Santo. Some Bars / Restaurants may accept sterling but it will be at a poorer rate of exchange.
The currency is the Euro, (seven banknotes and eight coins).
Where: On the corner of square about 100m in the direction of Lagos from the Church.

Bank
(Banco)
Money icon
See Map Location Banco Espirito Santo
English speaking staff. Commission charged on exchanges. No credit card transactions over the counter so you need to use the ATM (Cash point) in the foyer ( which is accessible at night using your bank card for entry ). Note that the ATM has been known to empty on / during national / bank holidays. Alternative cash points are situated inside the Baptista supermarket five minutes walk up the hill (Rua de 5 Abril) or the other bank Credito Agricola located in the main square.
Where: 500m Up the hill ( Rua 2nd Abril ) from the square, on the right hand side of the road.
Boutique
Boutique
Go to the MapCapricho.
More of a gift shop really, with T-shirts, wraps, swimwear etc.
Where: On the promenade toward the beach bar.
Av. dos Pescadores.
Boutique
Boutique
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Gardeur Direct
Gardeur Direct.
German boutique.
Ladies Fashions, Jewellery, handbags and hats. Discounted prices.
Where: Part of a parade of shops as one-way system begins, going into Luz via the old road. Opposite the junction with Rua da Praia.
Porta do Paraíso - Loja O, Rua Direita.
Open: Mon - Fri. 10.00 - 18.00. Sat. 10.00 - 14.00.
Tel: (+351) 282 788 630.
Fax: (+351) 292 788 635.
Email: info@gardeurdirect.com.
Web: www.gardeurdirect.com
Builder
Builder
Louis Costa - ( Not on the map )
Builder, General Handyman. Barbeque construction.
Tel (Mob): (+351) 964 478 269.
Butchers
Meat
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Butchers
Talho Butchers.
Small butcher shop.
Not sure about opening times ( t.b.a. )
Where: Just on the left, inside the entrance ( the one opposite / facing the Baptista Supermarket ) to the Commercial Centre.
Car Rental
Car icon
Go to the MapAlgarve Car Rental.
Cars, Quad Bikes, Scooters and Bicycles available. Also tickets for excursions.
Where: On the corner diagonally opposite the church.
Tel: (+351) 282 789 510.
Web: www.algarvecarrental.com
Car Rental
Car icon
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Francisco Figueiras
Francisco Figueiras.
Car Hire. Excursions. Property and General Insurance services.
Where: Rua Dirieta.
More details soon.
Craft Shops See Also - Gift Shops and Tourist Stalls
Craft Shop
Crafts
Go to the MapAfrica Craft Shop.
Ceramic animals, batiks, wood & stone carvings of African animals, birds. Crafted chairs, jewellery etc. Imported directly from Africa. Packing & shipping can be arranged.
Where: Just below the Dolphin restaurant. Rua da Calheta.
Tel: Mobile: (+351) 967 791 164.
Craft Shop
Crafts
Go to the MapFire & Earth.
Incense. Tattoo parlour. Arts, Crafts and Gifts.
Where: Just up from the bank. Rua 3rd de Mai (Rua Espiche)
Dentist
( Dentista )
DentistDentist
Go to the MapLuz Dent.
Dr Peter Steinhausen. One of Luzs' two dental practices.
Where: Next to the O'Celeiro supermarket
Rua 25 de Abril.
Tel: (+351) 282 788 820.
Dentist
( Dentista )
DentistDentist
Go to the MapLaboratorio Dentario.
One of Luzs' two dental practices who speak fluent English.
Where: Rua 25 de Abril, opposite Luzdoc.
Tel: (+351) 282 788 670
Fax:  (+351) 282 789 268.
Doctor
( Doutor )
Doctor
Go to the MapLuzdoc.
Medical Center. A modern surgery just off the town square.
Note: Medical insurance is advised, even though EU citizens can obtain a refund of most medical costs by using form / card E111 ( forms available from Post Offices in the U.K. or online).
Where: Rua 25 de Abril, 12, Praia da Luz, 8600-174 Luz, Lagos.
Tel: (+351) 282 780 700
Fax: (+351) 282 780 709
Electrical
Electrical
Go to the MapElectro-Luz.
A general electrical goods shop. Tellys, HiFi etc.. Also extensive photographic supplies.
Where: Located on the opposite side of the road to the Baptista supermarket. Beneath the apartment block / commercial centre. ( Com. Edifício Luztur ).
Furniture / Decor
Decor
Go to the MapArrecadacao da Luz.
Unique tables, chairs, beds, one-off lamps, wall decorations etc. Wrought Iron work. Handmade to your requirements shipped anywhere. Smaller items, candles, throws Locally made genuine silver & gemstone jewellery made with semiprecious stones. Plenty of Art on show.
Where: Between Kellys bar and The Bull. Rua da Calheta, 4D.
Tel: (+351) 282 788 224 / mob. 918 660 005.
Fax: +351 (282 ) 789 022.
Web: www.arrecadacaodaluz.com
Gardening
Property
Jardins da Luz - (not on the map)
A family run company catering for all your garden requirements.
Contact Pedro (mobile): (+351) 917 824 453,
Tel: (+351) 282 688 222.
Email: jardindaluz@clix.pt
Gift Shops
Gifts
See Also - Craft Shops and Tourist Stalls
Gift Shop
Gifts
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Gifts
Azure Seas.
General Gifts, clothing and beach supplies.
Where: About halfway along the promenade next to the shop below.
Avenida dos Pescadores.
Gift Shop
Gifts
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Loja da Prendas
Loja da Prendas 3.
General Gifts, clothing and beach supplies.
Where: About halfway along the promenade next to the shop above.
Avenida dos Pescadores.
Gift Shop
Gifts
Go to the MapWooden Hut.
Where: At the bottom of the Rua da Praia by the seafront
Gift Shop
Gifts
Go to the MapWaterside Gardens.
Gifts, Beach Goods.
Where: Opposite the Baptista Supermarket.
More Details soon.
Hairdresser
Hairdresser
Victor Picardo.
Cabeleiros. Smart Hairdresser.
Where: Rua Direita.
Tel: (+351) 282 789 471
Hardware
Hardware
Go to the MapHardware.
A good hardware store for those elusive bits.
Where: Opposite the O'Celeiro supermarket.
Rua 25 de Abril.
Health shop
Health
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Terra da Harmonia
Terra da Harmonia.
Vitamins, supplements, natural body care, aromatherapy, herbs, tinctures, organic foods & gluten free products. Health care books. Vegetarian take-away.
Where: Between the Royal Garden Chinese restaurant and the main square. Rua 25 de april n2.
Tel / Fax: (+351) 282 788 353.
Web: www.terradaharmonia.com
Health Salon
Go to the MapEstrela.
Beauty Centre comprises of 3 treatment rooms. Air conditioned, fully equipped gym. Indoor mineral pool. Jacuzzi. Sauna.
Where: On past O'Celeiro Supermarket up the hill (2nd Abril), part of the Oceanica group.
Rua Escola Primaria.
Tel: (+351) 282 769 226
Insurance
Case
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Francisco Figueiras
Francisco Figueiras.
Insurance Agent. Also Car Hire and Excursions.
Where: Rua Dirieta.
More details soon.
Internet
Internet facilities
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Cafe Jasmin
Cafe Jasmin.
A typically Portuguese Cafe Bar.
Has two internet connected computers at €1.00 for 30 minutes. T.V. Cafeteria type seating.
Formerly the Luz Praia (2006). Smoking allowed.
Where: Just before the Post Office, 29, Rua Dirieta.
Tel: (+351)
Email: cafetariajasmin2005@hotmail.com.

Jewellery
Sananda - Jewellery

See Map Location Sananda
A small jewellery and handcraft shop.
Where : Opposite the Plough and Harrow, on the right coming from the church / town square on the Rua Direita.

Jewellery
Little Gems - Jewellery

See Map Location Little Gems - Fingerprint Jewellery
Bespoke hand made jewellery that captures your child's fingerprints in pure polished silver. The perfect gift for Baptisms, Birthdays, Mother's Day...or have your and your partner's prints together on matching his & hers pendants. They can create pendants, bracelets, key rings, cufflinks, mobile phone charms, book marks...anything is possible. The print is pressed into 99.9% pure silver and mounted on sterling silver findings. The process is totally safe and non toxic to children, all they have to do is press their finger into some clay. Individual and group bookings available, please call for more information. Please allow a lead time of 1 weeks for your order ( 4 weeks over the Christmas period ).
Address : Urbanização das Fontaínhas, Lote 32. Praia da Luz. 8600-000.
Tel : (+351) 282 763 539.
Mobile : (+351) 914 731 028.
10/2009Where : info@littlegems.eu
Laundry
Lingerie
Go to the MapLaundry.
Local Laundry.
Where: Opposite the O'Celeiro supermarket.
Rua 25 de Abril.
Laundry
Laundry
Neliana.
(Villa) Laundry Service.
Where: Rua Direita.
More details soon.
Laundrette
Laundry
Go to the MapLava Close.
Modern Self Service launderette.
Where: Next to the Baptista supermarket.
Rua 25 de Abril.
Library
Library
Go to the MapLibrary. (Biblioteca)
A lending library. Handy for beach reading material. Exchanges and outright purchase.
Where: Located on the ground floor of the Commercial Centre.
Lingerie
Lingerie
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Lingerie
Discount Lingerie.
 
Where: 7 Vivenda Joao Manuel. On the right hand side coming from the town square. Rua Direita.
Newsagent
Newspaper
Go to the MapNewsagent.
English Newspapers, Cigarettes, Sweets, Stamps, Stationary and Phone cards.
Open: Mon - Fri 09.00 to 19.00. Sat - 09.00 to 13.00 & 14.30 to 18.30. Sun - 09.00 to 13.30.
Where: Inside the arcade between the Habana and Lazuli cafes.
Opticians
Opticians
Go to the MapMamede Optico.
Prescription and Sun glasses.
Where: Rua Direita, 43.
Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Go to the MapPharmacy. (Farmacias)
Look out for a green cross sign. Pharmacies are open during normal business hours, there is one pharmacy in every town that is on duty through the night, it's address is posted in the window of every other chemist and in local newspapers.
Where: Up the hill past the bank in the town square. Inside the Commercial Centre.
Post Office
Post icon
Go to the MapPost Office. (Correios, Telegrafos e Telefones - C.T.T.)
Telephone calls and stamps. Stamps can also be bought from news stands and tobacconists (e.g. on the beach front).
Open: It is open from 0900 - 1800 but is closed at weekends and bank holidays.
Where: Near the center of the town on the Rue Directa (the old road to Lagos).
Solicitors
Solicitor
Go to the MapArthur Rego.
You never know when you may need one.
Details soon.
Supermarket
Supermarket Icon
Baptista Supermarket Logo
Go to the MapBaptista.
The largest (and probably the best) supermarket in Luz.
Bakery, Fruit, Meats, Groceries, Wines & Beverages, Frozen Food, Deli counter.
Coffee shop.
Tobacconist and Book shop.
Free Home Delivery Service, Shopping List Service, English speaking.
Cash point in foyer.
Where: Urbanizacao Montes da Luz, Lote. 58
Open: 0900 - 1900 Monday to Saturday and 0900 - 1300 on Sundays.
Tel: (+351) 282 789 231, Fax: (+351) 282 788 685
Supermarket
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O'Celeiro Supmarket Photo
O'Celeiro.
Might not look much from the outside, but is a fair size, clean and tidy and covers the essentials. Bread, Milk, Fresh Fruit and Veg. It also does hot spit roast chicken (recommended).
Open: Everyday inc. Sundays 08.30 to 20.00 (21.30 July/August).
Where: Rua de Abril.
Tel: (+351) 282 788 550.
Supermarket
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Supermarket
Cestinho. - ( j )
A 'mini mercado', small supermarket. Essentials and daily fresh bread. English Newspapers. Wines and Spirits. Telephone cards.
Where:  Located to serve the Estrala complex. The closest to our accommodation. Located through the archway to the complex from the Rua 5th Abril.
Open: Everyday 08.30 to 19.00. Sundays 09.00 to 16.00.
Tourist Stalls
Beach Ball
See also Craft Shops and Gift Shops 
Tourist Stall
Beach Ball
Go to the MapTourist Stall.
A large semi-permanent tourist stall. Hats, belts, beachwear.
Tourist Stalls
Beach Ball
Go to the MapTourist Stalls.
Seasonal tourist stalls. Anything up to half a dozen temporary stalls set up on the promenade daily, mainly during the peak season. Jewellery, henna tattoos etc.

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