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Villa Lemon is a 3 bedroom FAMILY OWNED property that comfortably takes a family of six, with a large garden, a private swimming pool, several sun terraces with the breath taking views over the town of Soller and the UNESCO HERITAGE SITE Tramontana mountains beyond.
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VILLA LEMON = Offers the perfect holiday, with beaches, coffee shops, restaurants and bars all within a short distance, suitable for cyclists, walkers or beach goers , with water sports and boat hire Port Soller is suitable for all the family..
The gardens are landscaped with mature shrubs and many trees , we have Lemons, Limes (hence the name), grape fruits, walnuts and oranges growing in the gardens, there are numerous landscaped areas around the villa to sit and rest, to take in the views of Soller town and the Tramuntana Mountains which is a UNESCO HERITAGE site.
There is car parking in the shade of a car port in the lemon grove which is in the upper terrace and accessed via electric gates from a dead end road - SO ITS VERY PEACEFUL yet just a short walk to the centre of Soller
Nestled among the trees in the upper orange orchard is a Petange (metal balls) pitch for your entertainment, there is also a tree swing for the children and a child's skittle set to share.
The steps down to the villa are natural stone and is lit at night as is the entry gate and pathways around the property, once down onto the lower terrace you have access to the main entrance way and the two lower floor bedrooms. The third bedroom has access onto a separate large terrace which is above the main property.
The gardens are mainly paved with flower beds or planters, within the grounds you will find a variety of bright and colourful plants that provide both a pleasing aesthetic feel but also provide shade and privacy.
The sun terraces are equipped with hard wood furniture and a large gas BBQ, we have also purchased a visible flame type patio heater for the upper terrace which has a complete sofa set on its terrace and a tented Pergola, great for those star lit evenings when you just want to relax with a glass of wine watch the stars in the sky and listen to life go by.
Inside our home you will find a little touch of luxury with large solid oak beds and solid oak furniture, the dining table and chairs will seat 8 comfortably and a large well equipped kitchen will provide al the cooking facilities you need.
There is a log burner in the corner of the dining/living room plus an electronic temperature controlled radiator and a new TV with satellite connection WIFI and a play station for you gamers.
The kitchen is exceedingly well equipped - this is the home of a professional cook - with a counter top hob and large oven, new fridge freezer, dishwasher , Krups coffee machine, micro wave, juicer and enough pots and pans to do a banquet fit for royalty.
The master bedroom has a exceedingly large KING sized bed with all new HIGH QUALITY linens and bedding, storage is taken care of in the form of a large double fitted wardrobe and solid oak dresser. There is direct access from the bedroom onto the sun terrace via the large double entry louvered doors and internal double glazed doors. During the winter months the bedroom Heating is taken care of in the form of electronic temperature controlled radiators.
The second bedroom has two solid oak single beds that come together to form a double bed if required, again all new linens and beddings, with a solid oak wardrobe and dresser. Direct access via double louvered doors onto the side terrace which has bench seating and tables for the morning coffee or the evening BBQ
Bedroom 3 - The attic room , has two single beds that will come together to form a double if required, the room has storage via an oak dresser and open hanging locker - access via double louvered doors onto a separate and LARGE terrace which has a covered pergola and high quality lounge furniture (out side), there is also an visible flame type patio heater.
Sitting on one of the sun terraces and relaxing will take away the pressures of day to day life and take you back in time , the sounds of steam train whistles as the vintage train passes through the mountains or from Soller town as a tram passes the historic church on its way to the port.
Sitting among the orange trees you will hear the sounds of nature as the birds fly overhead, often the eagles soar overhead as they use the thermals around the mountain ranges to hunt.
On the mountain the goats roam wild, there are donkeys, sheep and wild flowers to wonder at as you climb the hills to gain a better view of Soller or Port Soller.
The town of Soller is famed for its fully preserved tram system that connects Port Soller to the main town and then onto Palma via vintage trains - many tourists come from Palma to visit Soller via this route, the main town is filled with cafes, bars and shops to suit all tastes and is a short walk away.
The port of Soller is a short distance from the town - originally built that way to protect it from Pirate attacks - The port is home to many super yachts and power boats and still has a small fishing fleet which sails everyday - there is also trip boats to Sa Calobra with its amazing hidden valley.
The beaches are popular with tourists and locals alike , chilling on the golden sands beside the azure blue sea , the beach shelves gently away and during the day a sea breeze is on shore , making it safe for children and ideal for water sports - all types of toys are available to hire from the beach or the marina.
A short distance away is Fornultx one of Spains most venerated villages - winning many awards and accolades including the best village in the whole of Spain two years running - with its beautiful old stone houses and amazing Church - its somewhere not to be missed.
Cyclists - The area is popular with cyclists in the early season before the temperatures start to climb, many making the annual "pilgrimage " to Sa Calobra to do the descent and then Ascent of the hill - which has to be seen and the local mountain climbs are equally as challenging. We have storage and small workshop facilities for cycles on site.
Walkers - you are spoilt for choice ! The whole of the islands is covered in foot paths and many local businesses specialize in guided walks - for those that want to do longer walks or those that want a short evening stroll , something for everyone.
Beach Goers - The beach at Port Soller is just a short tram ride away (5 mins) the sand is golden , the sea is Turquoise , yachts a plenty and the vintage tram passing along the sea front all the way to the marina, safe for young and old alike, just step off the tram straight onto the beach.
Water sports - EVERYTHING is here - boat hire - Kayaks - Stand up paddle boards - sailing ETC all within the bay of Soller, surrounded by high hillsides and then mountains , its a perfect sun trap to relax and enjoy the view.
Why come to Mallorca ?
Mallorca is the larger of the Balearic Islands it has the best climate of the Mediterranean, protected from the winds by the Tramontane mountain range, the vegetation is sub tropical in places with cacti and lemon trees growing wild, we average 300 sunny days per annum - YES you read that correctly 300 !
Why come to Soller ?
Soller and Port Soller offers you the best opportunity to see a true variety of experiences and culture, no where else on the island has the diversity of mountain ranges and tranquil bays, fishing port and beaches, Its truly unique, nestled in a natural auditorium its beaches are protected on three sides by hills and mountain ranges - in short its a sun trap !
Why stay with us ?
We buy properties that we LOVE - we personally vacation or live there , this is more than just a business venture , its a passion for us , we excel at what we do, we know what we want for OUR family holidays and offer you the standards you would expect in your own home.
Our homes are non smoking - you are welcome to smoke outdoors - please dispose of your cigarette butts in the waste bins provided.
Please note that most of the roads in and around Soller are very narrow and many are steep as its a mountainous region - our access road for example - when hiring a car we strongly suggest you don't get anything to big, I would advise parking on the roadside if you need a minibus or similar.