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Private villa with mature gardens, 2 minutes walk from sandy beach.

Bedrooms 4
Space 1,453 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Split level house with charm and character adjoining wooded green belt.

This villa is found at the end of a cul-de-sac in a quiet residential area of Binibeca. Surrounded by mature gardens and backing onto wooded green belt, it is only a short walk from one of Menorca's most beautiful sandy bays. This split level property has a large under-cover terrace overlooking pine trees, the large pool and sunbathing terrace and is perfect for alfresco dining. The pool terrace also provides another outside eating area and barbecue. The terraced gardens with pine, olive and palm trees provide welcome shade from the heat of the summer for those who prefer. The cool interior is attractively and comfortably furnished and is well equipped with satellite TV in English, DVD and CD players and wi fi.

Binibeca: Shops, restaurants, sandy beach, beach bar, buses to Mahon, etc

More Details

Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 June, 2017

About Helen

Originally from the UK, Kent area, I have lived in Menorca for 35 years, running a harbour side restaurant with my husband and raising my family, who have now all grown and flown the nest.

I now dedicate myself to improving my property in Binibeca in the winters and visiting my family during the summer whilst my house is enjoyed by others.

Helen purchased this villa in 1998

Why Helen chose San Luis

The mature gardens and split levels of this property provide several different areas to relax, dine, sunbathe or simply while away the time with a book in the hammock under the trees listening to the birds.

What makes this villa unique

The unique benefits of this property are definately found in its location. It is so close to the beach you can hear the waves on a breezy day. This proximity to both beach and all amenities make car rental a personal choice and not a necessity, yet it is quiet and secluded surrounded by pines and wild olive trees. There are both sunny and shaded areas within the garden making it ideal for all preferences and age groups.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Binibequer Vell in Binibeca

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1453 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Guests are asked to remember that they are in a residential area and to respect neighbours by keeping noise levels moderate.
  • Guests are asked to remember that this is a much loved family home and to treat it as such whilst enjoying their holiday.
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , En-suite bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed , En-suite shower.
  • Bedroom 4 leads off Bedroom 3.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Terrace
  • 12 garden chairs
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • bay
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
There is an outside covered dining area overlooking the pool, gardens and green belt.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(23 traveller reviews)

Private villa with mature gardens, 2 minutes walk from sandy beach.
average rating of 4.869565 based on 23 reviews

Beautiful villa in lovely gardens

  • 5 of 5

We recently spent a wonderfully relaxing week in Helen's beautiful villa. The villa itself is even more appealing than the website suggests - all rooms are tastefully decorated with all the facilities you could need. The mature gardens are the perfect place to relax - many an hour was spent reading in the hammocks under the shade. Our three children loved the big swimming pool and there are plenty of places to eat outside. We loved the resident tortoises and enjoyed searching the garden for them! The location is perfect - just a short stroll to the white sandy beach and a few minutes from small shops and restaurants. A peaceful and private villa that we hope to return to one day. Thank you Helen for a fabulous place to stay.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this great review Catherine. I'm very happy you enjoyed your holiday in my home and I would love to welcome you and your family back another year.
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A Wonderful Paradise

  • 5 of 5

My family and I have enjoyed a wonderful holiday at Helens beautiful spacious villa. We felt like we were staying in paradise. In our opinion it was even nicer than we expected from the pictures. Our group comprised of my husband and I, my son and girlfriend who are in their twenties , and my youngest son who is 16 years old. Helen allowed us too leave our bags at the property as we arrived on an early flight, while the preparation was completed. She then showed us around and gave some suggestions for places to eat and visit etc. There are lots of books to read so no real need to bring your own .

We found the villa to be spacious and spotlessly clean. We stayed for two weeks and really appreciated the mid stay clean , and linen change which was thoroughly completed.

We spent lots of time lazing by the pool and appreciated the fact that there were more than enough sun beds for us all. Lots of sun or shade depending on what you want.

We were only minutes from the beach yet the villa felt peaceful and private. the beach was lovely and we enjoyed the beach bar. There were many places nearby to eat. We often went to a small bakery in Cala Torret for breakfast as its tables were outdoor and offered healthy options and even sold spelt bread, and unusual options along with the usual baguettes etc. There were may restaurants some with better food than others, but all were friendly. We particularly liked the ones at CallaTorret, and one called Pedros in particular. Half way towards Binibeca Val in the other direction was the Bini Inn which had pleasant food but was also amazing for watching the sunset.

The tortoises in the garden were a delight and we loved hand feeding them lettuce. We didn't handle them but two seemed eager to come to us.There were three around when we stayed though one was much shyer than the others. Sometimes you would look for them and there would be no sign of them at all and then an hour later they would be back.

We hired a car through a company called Amber cars, and were met at the airport by a representative of the company. She could not have been more helpful. We hired a smallish car and were going to do two journeys to the villa but the lovely young lady from the car company helped us secure a couple of cases to the roof bars.

We visited Mahon, St Louis, Es Castell harbour in the evening which is beautifully lit up and Ciutadella, and enjoyed shopping there.

A fabulous stay and memorable holiday. Thank you Helen!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for a wonderful and very complete review. You have made many helpful suggestions for other visitors. I am very pleased you seem to have encouraged a third tortoise into the garden, I have only ever see two and I am of course delighted that you enjoyed your holiday. It was lovely to meet you and your family and I hope to welcome you back on another occasion.
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  • 5 of 5

Wonderful villa, could not have asked for more, beautiful pool. and great that it was only a few mins walk to a gorgeous beach.

Would certainly be back another year

  • Review Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, very pleased you enjoyed your holiday and would be more than happy to welcome you back another year. Binibeca is certainly a gorgeous beach and the beach bar is THE place to watch the sun go down, chilled drink in hand!
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kent england

Idyllic villa and location

  • 5 of 5

On arrival as we walked down the steps to the villa, our breath was taken away by the sight of the glistening blue pool, beautiful greenery and the terrace surrounding the villa - it was even more beautiful then the website photos.

Helen was there to greet us and show us around, it was lovely to meet her after the numerous emails answering lots of my random questions !!

We were a family of 5 that included my 10 month granddaughter. The villa was spotless ( a credit to Helen and her cleaning team ) very spacious with a beautiful well equipped kitchen that was a pleasure to cook in whilst on holiday.

There are so many lovely areas around the villa but my favourite was the upper terrace and having the safety gate made this a lovely area for my granddaughter to whizz around in her hired baby walker.

Binibeca is a beautiful small resort and the closeness of this villa to the beautiful beach makes this the perfect rental. Thank you once again Helen for allowing us to rent your wonderful home.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for such a lovely review, it was a pleasure to meet you and your family after our email contacts over the previous months. I'm very pleased you enjoyed your holiday and hope to see you again another year.
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Superb villa, gardens and location

  • 5 of 5

We chose this villa as it had all the modern facilities, space and private pool. We were not disappointed. It was a beautiful setting and we enjoyed more evenings than usual around the pool making use of the barbecue and lovely setting. The 3 bathrooms was a great plus - all beautifully decorated and clean - it meant the family could all get ready at the same time!! No queuing!! The kitchen is large and open which meant we could all be in it!! Extra help at meal times!! The kitchen is fully equipped with more utensils than ever!! That's a first!! We could easily have eaten in every day. We also went home with clean clothes - having used the washing machine! We felt very at home!

The access to the beach from the villa is only a couple of minutes which was perfect as we had a small child. Safe beach and great beach bar too.

We had hired cars to explore other beaches but local amenities meant you could enjoy time here and still be able to have beach, restaurants and a local supermarket in easy reach. The village of Binibeca Vell is stunning and is lovely both at night and day. Menorca is a lovely, unspoilt island and has many lovely beaches.

Thank you Helen for letting us spend time in your beautiful home - I know we will be back to Menorca another year. Highly recommend this villa for couple and families alike!!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Sally for this lovely review. I enjoyed meeting you and your extended family, and am pleased you felt comfortable in my home. I would be very happy to welcome you back another year.
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Peaceful and beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

We were a family of 5, including a 5 yr old, 8 yr old and grandpa.

The listing is very accurate. The property was very spacious and had a lovey modern kitchen and the luxury of 3 bathrooms. It was immaculately maintained and very clean.

It was a pleasure dealing with Helen who answered my many questions over email and it was lovely to meet her when we arrived. She gave us some good tips of places to visit and eat, and was in text contact during our stay and was re-assuring that we could contact her for advice when our little one felt poorly.

The villa is in a lovely quiet road and is a couple of minutes walk down to the fab beach, with an ice cream kiosk and pizza van just over the road. The pool area is very nice with lovely plants and palm trees, a BBQ and plenty of sun loungers. Lots of places to sit outside around the property, including 3 hammocks in the lovely shaded garden. This was a fab place for the kids to explore and they enjoyed seeing the tortoises and supplying them with tomatoes! The verandah is a gorgeous spot to have dinner and watch the birds in the trees. There is also a little playground just out of the back garden, so another easy bit of entertainment for the kids! We particularly liked visiting the beach in the evening for a quick drink at the beach bar or having a walk on the rocks. We all enjoyed the catamaran trip around Mahon harbour, dinner at Cales Fonts and a visit to Fort Marlborough. We would all recommend this property and would love to come back. Thank you Helen!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this lovely review Julia. It echoes my thought exactly that the villa works on so many levels catering for all different ages, offering something for everyone, sun and shade, quiet corners, communal areas. Very pleased you enjoyed your time here and it was a pleasure to meet you, I would love to welcome you back another time.
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Nearest Airport
12 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Nearest Ferry
10 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
30 Kilometres
Son Parc
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Car: not necessary

The relaxed resort of Binibeca has many amenities including a sheltered sandy cove with beach bar serving food and drinks at the waters edge; a variety of bars and restaurants; the ever popular fishing village of Binibeca Vell with its small harbor, gift shops and open air restaurants; and the commercial center of Cala Torret. The resort also offers a number of supermarkets, bike hire, diving, and tennis courts, making it a great place for a family holiday. Car not essential.

Other Activities: Kayaking, snorkeling, go-karting, bird watching.

Golf: Son Park Golf course, 18 holes 25 minutes drive.......


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Binibequer Vell, Minorca (Menorca)

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
June 2017
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
July 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
August 2017
1 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
September 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
May 2018
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
June 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
July 2018
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
September 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £350

30% deposit to be paid at the time of booking.
Balance due 8 weeks prior to arrival.
The price includes all utilities, weekly cleaning and linen change. A cot is also available free of charge.
Guests are kindly requested to bring their own beach towels.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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