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Romantic 1 Bedroom Property With Patio Garden

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 753 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

1 bedroom + ensuite + living/dining/kitchen and garden overlooking orange grove

A truly romantic property set within a 400-year-old village house. The property is accessed via a large communal entrada with its own private entrance leading into the cosy double bedroom with shower room. From here you find a bright, characterful living room/kitchen/diner which in turn opens onto a beautiful patio garden overlooking an orange grove. In the entrada guests can make use of the library. The bedroom is nice and cool in summer and warm in winter and has the unusual feature of an original trough. The kitchen is equipped with oven, 4 ring gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, flat screen TV and DVD player and 2 seater sofa, writing desk, dining table & 2 chairs. WIFI is available. There is oil fired central heating for the colder months and air-con for the hotter months. Outside there is a table and 2 chairs and 2 relaxing chairs plus a BBQ. All bedding, towels and cutlery/plates etc. are provided. Touristic no. L12E7374

Registration Number : L12E7374

Owner
Neil and Julie
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
24 September, 2017

About Neil and Julie

We came to Fornalutx on holiday for seven years after buying a house in the village. We loved it so much we moved here permanently in 2013 and bought another house to renovate and live in. We now share our home by way of having created two self-contained properties within it.

Neil and Julie purchased this house in 2012

Why Neil and Julie chose Deia - Soller Region

This property is part of our house and we fell in love with its location: it is in a quiet part of the village with views of the mountains and overlooking orange groves but yet is still so close to the village amenities. It is easy to get to by car or on foot.

Guestbook comments from the owner

What a perfect place! We enjoyed 6 wonderful, relaxing days in the beautiful mountain village Fornalutx. Julie and Neil´s house is not only located in one of the nicest old villages in Mallorca, but indeed also very romantic, quiet, nicely and fully furnished and very clean - and if you do not only want to enjoy the great view on the neighbour´s orange grove and the mountains from your own terrace, cook, watch DVDs provided by Neil and Julie: the hiking path starts right in front of the door to explore the beautiful landscape... Julie and Neil are great hosts, very welcoming and helpful. A total superplus for this perfect, perfect hideaway! Anytime again!
Mar 2015
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Location

Nearest Airport
35 Kilometres
Palma de Mallorca
Nearest Barpub
150 Metres
Fornalutx
Nearest Ferry
35 Kilometres
Palma de Mallorca
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Son Termens
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
Soller
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Fornalutx
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
Port de Soller
Car: necessary

Fornalutx has been voted the prettiest village in Spain and it lives up to this accolade. It is a 1000-year-old Moorish mountain village with stunning views of the Tramuntana mountains and down the Soller valley with its orange and olive groves to the sea at Port de Soller. Fornalutx is well served with 5 restaurants, 3 café bars, 2 banks, a chemist, a doctor's surgery, hairdressers, a couple of gift shops, a small supermarket, a bakery, a church and a playground and tennis court. A larger selection can be found a short distance away in Soller. Fornalutx is the perfect place for a relaxing holiday whatever the time of year. It makes a perfect base for a walking or cycling holiday or to soak up the ambience of this picture postcard village whilst enjoying the nearby beach resort of Port de Soller and neighbouring cultural town of Soller.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Fornalutx in Serra de Tramuntana

Property Type:
  • house
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 753 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Romantic 1 Bedroom Property With Patio Garden
average rating of 4.4 based on 27 reviews
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Beautiful location, great for walking.

  • 4 of 5

Pretty apartment, very quirky. Great location for walking/cycling. Plenty of nice restaurants in the village. One small problem at the apartment was the shower curtain, every time you tried to wash it would cling to you..not ideal, but very minor. Overall, would definitely go back to the area and apartment. Lovely break.

  • Review Submitted: May 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Perfect place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We loved Julie and Neils Appartment. it's absolutely fab. We will come back for sure

  • Review Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We look forward to your next visit to this glorious part of the island.
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Fab

  • 5 of 5

Was fab even better than we had hoped for, great location and facilities

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful old Finca in a quiet corner of the village.

  • 3 of 5

Tastefully decorated and with some original features and a beautiful little courtyard garden overlooking the orange grove, the property is ideal for two people.

Neil the kind owner of this property was there with friendly advice for our stay in the beautiful village of Fornalutx which was surrounded by orange and lemon groves and where the air smelled constantly of orange blossom. A thoughtful welcome pack was also appreciated.

Situated in a quiet corner of the village but within minutes walking distance to all the village has to offer.

  • Review Submitted: May 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The property is set in a quiet yet convenient part of the village and you are right the air often smells of orange blossom at this time of year. Glad you enjoyed your stay.
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Very pretty

  • 3 of 5

It was a very pretty apartment and a beautiful village...

But a bit spoilt by the noise from the upstairs apartment .. Very noisy could hear everything..

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. I am glad you found the apartment and village pretty. I am sorry though that your stay was somewhat marred by the noise from guests above. We do ask guests to be considerate to fellow guests during their stay but unfortunately I think the guests staying at that time were younger than our norm. Hope it didn't spoil your holiday. Kind regards, Neil & Julie
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5

Wonderful accommodation and very relaxing location

  • 5 of 5

We cannot fault this property or the hosts. This accommodation, which is in a very quiet location, is beautifully presented, very clean, well equipped and accurately described on the website. We were met by the owners when we arrived who assisted with our cases and parking, if parking is not available outside the property then the free town car parks are literally only a few minutes walk away. The owners have an excellent knowledge of both the local area and Mallorca and the directions they had sent us for getting to the property from Palma airport were easy to follow. There was a bottle of wine, tea, coffee, butter, milk and enough oranges for fresh juice for the morning waiting for us on arrival. There are a couple of shops in the village and we could not find fault with any of the restaurants or bars in the village. It was wonderful to walk to the shop in the morning for fresh baguettes and locally grown oranges for freshly squeezed juice for breakfast. We plan to return and would whole heartedly recommend this property and Fornalutx to anybody. I am 1.83m tall and did not have any issue with door heights other than having to duck and there was plenty of room for the two of us. Perfect accommodation and a stunning location for a totally relaxing break thoroughly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: May 7, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Alan and Julie for such a glowing review. It was a pleasure to have you stay and we hope to welcome you back in the near future. Our chat has inspired us to go on a balloon flight here in Mallorca!
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Fornalutx, Majorca (Mallorca)

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Peak Season 2017
1 May 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£336
for 3 nights
From
£102
 
 
Winter 2017
1 Nov 2017 - 28 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£297
for 3 nights
From
£89
 
 
Off Peak 2018
1 Mar 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£323
for 3 nights
From
£97
 
 
Peak Season 2018
1 May 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£363
for 3 nights
From
£111
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£297
for 3 nights
From
£89
£651
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £30.98

Guests can access the property from 2pm on the day of arrival and must vacate by 10am of the day of departure. A rental agreement must be signed and is subject to the terms and conditions of The Tenancy Act.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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