New arrival A homely former Menorca farmhouse with private pool set in it's own grounds with enchanting courtyard and fruit orchard. Countryside location.
Views & Location
A place that's right for you if you...
- are a couple looking for relaxation or adventure
- are a family who appreciate rural settings
- love tranquility and nature
- want to walk and discover the real Menorca
A homely former Menorca farmhouse with private pool set in it's own grounds with enchanting courtyard and fruit orchard. In the countryside with walking distance to Alaior.
Couples Discount - £50 / week reduction
This property is not suitable for children under 5
There is a mid stay clean for 2 week stays included in price
Spring lets are available - please enquire for special prices
The comfortable and good sized sitting room is bright and airy and has a double aspect, overlooking both courtyards. There is sat tv, dvd and cd player and a traditional log burning stove, for cozy autumn and winter evenings.
There is a ground floor shower room/wc.
The kitchen has, oven, hob, microwave, dishwasher and fridge freezer. It is open planned into the dining area, where there is a table and chairs for indoor dining and arched French doors which lead onto to a beautiful courtyard. This courtyard also has table and chairs for outside dining and is planted with, bougainvillea , jasmine, roses, lavender, rosemary and hibiscus - making it a wonderfully fragrant spot in the evenings while you star gaze.
Master Bedroom with kingsize double bed, ensuite bathroom (shower over bath). This bedroom has air conditioning and patio doors leading to a private balcony, with beautiful uninterrupted views over the countryside. There is a small table and two chairs - a perfect place to catch the amazing sunsets with a G & T or glass of Rioja!
The good sized twin bedroom also has air conditioning and a personal door to steps which lead down to the courtyard.
Single bedroom with lovely views over the countryside.
There is a newly fitted shower room/wc for the twin room and single room.
The colourful and fragrant dining courtyard leads to another courtyard, where there is a utility room housing the washing machine. There is also an outside shower. Then you go through a Menorcan olive wood gate to reach the pool, which is surrounded by teak decking and you can sit under the shady walnut tree.
There are also sunloungers to relax on. Here there is also a lemon tree. The pool is south facing, has ladder access and is a level depth all over of 1.2m . This area is planted out with hibiscus, plumbago and lantana a riot of colour.
Alongside the pool is a vine shaded arbour which leads to the large orchard. Here you will find an abundance of fruit trees apple, orange, plum, pear, cherry, fig, nispros, Sharon fruit, apricot, tangerine, almond even a Seville orange tree for marmalade! Beyond the orchard is a field where you can often see tortoises native to Menorca. There is also an original Menorcan well set into the wall.
The delightful town of Alaior is a 20 minute walk through the lanes or 5 min drive. Where you can food shop and enjoy authentic cafes, bars and restaurants in the univerity town with it's lovely historic old town and music school.
There is a established footpath close to the farmhouse which takes you to Es Mercadal
A hire car is essential but with this central location you can reach all of Menorca's treasure of beaches, towns and countryside attractions in a short ride. Your choice of north ( Son Parc , Playa den Fornells) and south coast ( Son Bou,Cala en Porter, Santo Tomas ) sandy beaches are 15 minutes drive away including dreamy virgin beaches.
- 1 Double bed
- 2 2 Twin beds
- 3 Single bed
- 1 Ensuite bath,shower and WC
- 3 Shower room + WC