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Beachside Villa In Santo Tomas, Menorca, Balearic Islands....

Bedrooms 4
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Villa in Santo Tomas, Menorca, Balearic Islands - Beachside Newly Modernised Villa With Pool

Recently modernised villa with pool and great access to a quiet beach. This villa is one of eight unique villas that are situated on the beach front. It has plenty of sun loungers on terraces, a new swimming pool with optional safety barriers and outside wicker seating. The facilities include a fully equipped kitchen and air-conditioned bedrooms. There is a separate indoor dining area and lounge.


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Alistair Rothwell
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 July, 2018

About Alistair Rothwell

This family owned holiday home over the last year has been expanded to include a fourth bedroom and a private swimming pool. Also the villa has been modernised throughout and 2013 is the launch year of the property to the rental market. The project has been managed by family members, Alistair and Nikie, and they manage the rental side of the property.

Nicki is a designer and therefore has had the major influence on the recent modernisation, where Alistair is an accountant so gets the less fun financial aspects.

The property has been in the family since 1977 as a holiday home. During this time the family has made many local friends.

Alistair Rothwell purchased this villa in 1970

Why Alistair Rothwell chose Santo Tomas

A modern design for the 1970's undertaken by a US designer to provide shape and light into the property with unblocked views of the sea.

Lovely clean seas with a little offshore island for snorkelling and adventuring.

What makes this villa unique

Beachside property with easy access to the quieter beach and popular beachbar.

Easy walking distance to shops.

Safe environment for children.

Activity beach a small distance away.

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Santo Tomas in Àrea Metropolitana de Maó

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • resort
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • Bedroom's 1,2 & 4 are En-suite with bath & over shower. Bedroom 3 is a large modern walk in shower/wet room. All rooms have air conditioning and climate control.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with twin beds and ensuite bath/shower Bedroom 2 with twin beds and ensuite bath/shower Bedroom 3 with double bed and ensuite large shower Bedroom 4 with double bed and ensuite bath/shower
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: Please like the facebook page to see more pictures!!/HornblowerA8 Outside: Streetside has a large garden and hedging for privacy. Beachside has multi-level terraced area and pool plus garden. Utility Room: Washing Machine Dishwasher Mircrowave Coffee maker Toaster Gas Hob/Electric Oven 2 Fridges with freezer compartments Kitchen drinking water filtration tap Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The property is managed and maintained locally. Any requirements for new towels and cleaning is possible. Cleaned once a week on changeover. We provide bathroom/bedroom towels and linen (not to be used outside the property). Standard beach towels provided. Other: The property will have initial provisions/welcome box upon arrival i.e. bread, coffee, loo roll per toilet and biners in bins +more. You will need to provision the villa for your stay. Saturday changeover: Must arrive after 2pm and leave the property by 10am.


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Beachside Villa In Santo Tomas, Menorca, Balearic Islands....
average rating of 4.9565215 based on 24 reviews

Fabulous villa and location

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous villa in a very picturesque location. 4 a/c bedrooms, 3 of which are en-suite and 1 with a bathroom next door. Everything you might need was provided. Kids loved the pool which was exceptionally clean and very warm as we caught the tail end of the heat wave in Southern Europe. Villa enjoys direct access to the beach which is rocky, with sand about 50m along from the villa gate where pedalos, paddle boards and kayaks were available to rent. Owner very helpful and provided lots of info about the villa and the local area which helped us plan our week. Thank you for a wonderful stay.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Perfect Villa Holiday

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a fantastic stay at this villa. We stayed as 2 families of four and the villa itself was superbly equipped. The beach front location is perfect and the restaurants of Santo Tomas are an easy stroll along the promenade. Being able to walk out of the and go for a dip in the sea really was something special. The owner Alistair was very responsive and we would have no hesitancy in recommending the villa to others and we have high standards, We very much hope to return again.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful, comfortable villa with sea view

  • 5 of 5

This is a return visit to this lovely villa so that speaks for itself! Beautifully equipped villa with everything you could possibly need supplied. Air conditioning in all the bedrooms, clean throughout with ample space. The pool is nice and private and spotless, being attended to regularly throughout the stay. We took a lovely walk along the promenade every morning for coffee and every evening to one of the lovely restaurants. We took a walk to Son Bou this year which was great and had lovely meal when we got there but be warned it is quite a trek with no facilities on route! Overall if you are after a relaxing, beachside family holiday in a well equipped villa, this is for you. Great wifi too to please the teenages! :)

  • Review Submitted: 09-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nice villa in good location

  • 4 of 5

We chose this house because it was so close to the beach. It isn't directly on the sandy part but it is only a few minutes walk.

The house itself felt a little dated but there was enough room for the 7 of us and it was very clean. The aircon in the bedrooms was very good and they were all nice and cool. However the rest of the house got very hot on the hottest days.

The pool was lovely and a nice temperature with a fabulous outlook. I'm not sure I would be relaxed taking a toddler with the very different up and down levels of the patio. The seating area makes an excellent evening bbq place where we saw some great sunsets.

The hotel next door does get a bit noisy, especially on Saturday evenings and Sundays but the rest of the time it is pretty quiet.

Santo Thomas is very small and there is not a huge choice of restaurants, but we found we didn't have far to drive to find more. The few shops are very touristy but we were not there to shop. Having said that it is very close to the Mascaro shoe outlet factory which is excellent.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your reply, Glad you enjoyed your stay even though the resort was too quiet for you. I wanted to reply to comment that following a large refurbishment exercise in 2012 we have continued to reinvest into the property every year to date. We have looked at cooling the the large lounge space and it is under consideration presently. The complexity is the large space together with outside access and various open corridor walkways, makes air conditioning an unpractical option. Also, the design of the outside area is that the pool and outside table patio are all on one level and optionally fenced to give families the safe area with toddlers. This consideration is not provided by many villas. The other patio area is designed for unsupervised relaxing for 3yrs+
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Great villa in wonderful location!

  • 5 of 5

We were travelling as a four generation family from ages 2-79 and every single one of us were gutted to leave the villa! Hornblower is perfect for families, being right on the beach is great and the pool was warm from the sun and our 5 year old literally played in it all day. Rooms are all large, clean and well equipped. Alastair has thought of everything and Miguel was around most days to check the pool and everything else was fine. Es Pins is by far the best restaurant in our opinion and well worth the 10 min stroll along the beach walk. We all loved Hornblower and hope to be back next year!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Superb villa in wonderful setting

  • 5 of 5

Villa exceeded our expectations, very well equipped magnificent setting ideal for family with small children.santo Tomas is a really wonderful resort not too busy but just the right amount of amenities, the most relaxing holiday for all of our family.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Son Parc
Nearest Beach
0.01 Kilometres
Santa Tomas

Special interest holidays:

Great for windsurfing, kite-surfing, scuba diving, sailing or simply sunbathing!


Less than 60seconds...


Airport is 30min drive away. Average cost for a taxi one way is 35E.


Es MIGJORN is only 4km away.

Further Details:

Provided within introduction booklet in the villa.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Santo Tomas, Minorca (Menorca)

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
High Season 2018
14 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late Low 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 27 Oct 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
May 2019
11 May 2019 - 24 May 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Half term 2019
25 May 2019 - 31 May 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low Summer 2019
1 Jun 2019 - 12 Jul 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High Summer 2019
13 Jul 2019 - 30 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Sept 2019
31 Aug 2019 - 20 Sep 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £250

Booking Notes:
25% non-refundable deposit required on booking.
Full payment 60 days prior to rental with a refundable bond of £250.
Prefer BACs payments to ensure mutual financial safety (but can receive paypal - please enquiry by phone for details).
Note: the bacs payment should be made to a uk bank account with a sort code (53-61-07). We are not responsible for payments made to any other bank accounts.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is Saturday leaving by 10am and arriving from 2pm. Friday can be considered depending on other bookings already taken.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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