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Stunning spacious cottage, beautifully restored with fantastic views

Overview

Property

Updated: 08-Dec-2016
Exquisitely restored 2 bedroom Mallorcan cottage, sleeps 2 very comfortably.

Dating from 1750s, Can Font is a south facing cottage situated on the edge of the picturesque mountain village of Galilea. With its sea and mountain views, it is especially ideal for couples wishing to escape the hustle and bustle to enjoy the peace and calm of the spacious terraces, the private infinity pool and fresh mountain air. The 250 yr. old Mallorcan cottage has been exquisitely restored, providing charm and luxury in equal measures.

The kitchen well equipped and airy with granite work tops. The cottage also benefits from air-conditioning in the bedrooms, under-floor heating throughout, English & German Satellite TV and WIFI.

Golf, beaches, sailing and Palma are all within easy reach.

For those preferring the cooler months of Autumn and Spring, one can enjoy the spectacular mountain walks and Palma's rich architectural heritage.

The cottage is set in 5,100 Sq. m. of land on the edge of Galilea, a picturesque mountain village with a couple of bars and a restaurant. The large south facing terrace (136 m2) is idea for sunbathing and reading in peace & quiet, and then cooling off with a dip in the infinity pool (private use 8 X 4m). The covered porch provides a perfect area for informal dining with sea views whilst watching the sunset. There is also adequate parking for 4 cars.

Worth mentioning too are the benefits and pleasures of visiting Mallorca in the off season months when the temperatures are cooler.

The location of the cottage thus makes a good base for a walking holiday as there are several walks within the area including the walk up Galazto a well known mountain on mallorca popular with so many walkers

It is also favoured by cyclists with many cycling events and holidays taking place on the island.

More Details
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Speaks English, French, Spanish, Polish

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Jackie,



excuse that we contact only today on your dear lines. But with our return a long row of doctor and hospital visits has begun for Peter on account of his huge shoulder pains which have effects on the whole chest.



Hence, unfortunately, we find only today time and rest to answer to you.



We have felt in your wonderful house absolutely at home. We have loved it - it was so relaxing, so easy and you were a miraculous hostess.

We also hope that we will see again in the nice Galilea.



Dear Jackie, from us both of all love and good for you. And again a sincerely meant thank-you. Hier klicken!
Jun 2014
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Stunning!

  • 5 of 5

Our whole holiday was just amazing! The cottage is simply beautiful, impeccably restored and so homely, with breath taking views to die for, I had to keep pinching myself. Jackie made a wonderful home made cake and supplied basics in the kitchen for our arrival. I agree with another review the pictures are fantastic but it is much larger in reality and even better to experience, they don't quite do it justice.

Jackie was so warm and welcoming, a beautiful hostess for a beautiful home. She made us feel at ease straight away letting us know all the details of the house and the area etc... and that she was always there if we needed her. After that we didn't see her only in passing to say hello which was lovely as you felt you had your own space amongst the tranquillity, but also had the help of someone that knows the area; if you need advice or info.

She made our day one lazy afternoon bringing us a bowel of fresh figs from the village square, they were just delicious I really cant put it into words. The two tapas bars in the village were also really good we would recommend them if you don't want to cook or drive out for dinner.

Being in the mountains was also delightful as it was a little bit cooler and only a short drive away from Palma.

We are hoping to go again next year ourselves, and would recommend Jackie and Martins place to anyone. Though I also agree with another review we are reluctant to recommend at the same time in case it gets totally booked up!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay and I would like to thank you for writing such kind words, it is always very rewarding to us and hopefully helpful to others, to read such a complimentary review. I hope that we can look forward to welcoming you again next year.
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Another 5 star review

  • 5 of 5

Thanks Jackie, this villa is a gem. Marvellous views, beautiful pool, equipment is everything you need and the house is modern and immaculate. You even get the main British television channels. Just one of the best. And that's without mentioning the legendary cake and figs!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write a few words and I am very happy that you enjoyed your stay, I have to say it was a pleasure having you both next door. And just maybe you will come back again one day!
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5

Amazing place

  • 5 of 5

Jackie is an amazing host and the place is a real gem . Hidden i lovely quiet little village the property is immaculate inside and out the pool area is beautiful and the views simply breathtaking .

We loved the quite feel of the village and the easy access to the surrounding areas we loved it so much we will be back again next year .

Jackie is simply the best owner you could ask for , she takes pride in her property and no corner is left untouched .

Thanks for an amazing stay highly recommended .

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your review - it made my day to read such kind words. Look forward to seeing you all again next year!
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5

Perfect week

  • 5 of 5

My sister, mother and I had the perfect week here. The house is beautiful, comfortable, well-equipped and well thought out. The views are stunning and it was hard for us to want to move much further than the pool and terrace. When we did we discovered some dramatic drives and beautiful beaches. (The winding roads are not for the carsick!) Jackie is very welcoming and on hand but gives you space too. And we miss Freddie, the cat with personality who loves to hang out with you on the terrace.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi All, Thank you for review and I am so glad that the three of you enjoyed yourselves.....and if Freddie could talk I am sure she would say she misses you! I hope to see you again sometime in the future.
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5

Superb Villa. Quality guaranteed

  • 5 of 5

A superb villa thoughtfully designed to offer the best of everything.The owner excelled in the design and quality of materials used to provide a warm and welcome home from home for holidaymakers that want good holiday accommodation. Would recommend this villa to anyone who likes quality, welcome pack super, cake even better. Go there it's great.

J & H from England.

  • Review Submitted: May 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a pleasant surprise to turn on my computer this morning and read such a nice review! Thank you very much for taking the time to write and I am very happy that you enjoyed your stay, I hope that we can look forward to seeing you again in the future.
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Fantastic

  • 5 of 5

It was a fantastic house with a wonderful terasse with pool and view. High class on the resident and the welcome

  • Review Submitted: Nov 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Palma de Mallorca at 27 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Galilea at 200 Metres Nearest Ferry : Palma de Mallorca at 17 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Son Vida at 20 Kilometres Nearest Train : Palma de Mallorca at 17 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : Via Cintura at 15 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Galilea at 200 Metres Nearest Beach : Palma Nova at 19 Kilometres Car: necessary

Cottage in Galilea, Mallorca, Balearic Islands. Ideal retreat for a couple.

Sleeps 2 very comfortably. It has 2 bedrooms one large & one small it is exquisitely restored with private infinity pool. An ideal getaway with sea and mountain views, a stunning terrace of 136 m2 which benefits from the sun all day.. Quiet and peaceful edge of village location. The cottage provides contemporary charm and luxury, with olive beams, polished granite, underfloor heating, high end modern kitchen and bathrooms with bedroom air-conditioning. Wifi internet and Satellite TV. Golf, beaches, sailing and Palma all within easy reach.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
spring
1 Apr 2017 - 31 May 2017
5 night minimum stay
£768
for 5 nights
£1,075
 
 
Summer
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,225
for 7 nights
£1,225
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,100
for 7 nights
£1,100
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Also included is a 'Welcome Pack' which consists of:- water, wine, juice, milk, bread, butter, jam, eggs, crisps, a home-made cake and some tea & coffee to get you started.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Property Type

  • cottage

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Romantic

General

  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...

Suitability

  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • mountain
  • rural
  • village

Attractions

  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 131 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet
  • The bathroom with shower, hand basin and WC is downstairs. En-suite upstairs is a WC and hand basin.

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 1, 1st floor with double bed, fitted wardrobes, air-conditioning and en-suite WC with hand basin, French windows onto a large terrace for reading or sunbathing. Bedroom 2 on the ground floor is smaller with a 140 double bed which lies against one wall, fitted wardrobe and air-conditioning.

Outside

  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Terrace
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • The cottage is set in 5,100 Sq. mts. of land on the edge of Galilea, a picturesque mountain village with a couple of bars and a restaurant. The large south facing terrace (136 m2) is idea for sunbathing and reading in peace & quiet, and then cooling off with a dip in the infinity pool (private use 8 X 4m). The covered porch provides a perfect area for informal dining with sea views whilst watching the sunset. There is also adequate parking for 3/4 cars. There are two bedrooms the main bedroom upstairs with a 160cm bed and private terrace and a small downstairs bedroom with a 140cm bed which lies against one wall. Ideally the cottage is most suitable for couples and one child, two small children or a friend.

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