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Romantic 1 Bedroom Apartment With Patio Garden

Overview

Property

Updated: 27-Nov-2016
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.

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

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 apartments within it.

Speaks English, Spanish

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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8 Reviews

4.4
based on 8 holidaymaker reviews

5

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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5

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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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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Nice property with design toutch

  • 4 of 5

Wonderful property were the main thing to remember is the design of the rooms. Perfection and excellent taste. This was the main reason why I chose this place even I was not able to read previous reviews that are always important. Even the white bed linen was corresponding to the style of the house.

We felt there were welcomed. I had a feeling that owners have left the place for vacation. There was everything what you need being at home. Even the very basic things - coffee, milk, oil etc. The owner supplied us with fresh oranges - exactly enough to make two glasses of juice.

The property has a small inner garden terrace but we did not have time to enjoy it because the sun comes there from lunch time. It was too cold in the morning to drink a coffee there.

There are also few things that should be considered before choosing this place. If you are not bothered by the noises and have a deep sleep, you can skip this review part :). As the property for rent is located under the owners flat, you can hear many noises. Particularly walking or flushing the toilet that comes as a waterfall sound in the morning. Also water boiler in the toilet is quite loud. You will definitely hear when somebody wakes up in the morning upstairs. The nice looking but ticking clock in the bedroom was a little unusual sound for me.

The second and very important thing is the height of the ceiling. If you are tall, I am afraid this will not be a place for you. I was OK with my 1.70 meters but my husband who is 1.83 could not get used to the low door aisles and hit the head several times. Even the signs are located everywhere, it is a matter of getting used to this situation. When I was drying my hair, the dryer above my head touched the ceiling. Well, there is also a bonus of the low ceiling - it adds cosines to the flat.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 15, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review. You were our first guests so it is good to get feedback so we can make improvements for the comfort of our guests. The height of the ceiling in the bedroom is just below 2m in height so perhaps I will put this in our main description of the property. We also intend to box in and insulate the water pipe in the shower room and have already put down floor rugs in the room above the bedroom and removed the battery from the ticking wall clock. The height of the ceiling isn't something we can change and as you rightly say it adds cosiness to the flat. The ceiling height is not a problem in the kitchen/living room. We're glad you enjoyed your stay in Fornalutx and hope to welcome you back soon.
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Location

From the Owner

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.

Activity and Interests

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

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Mid season 2016
1 Oct 2016 - 18 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£257
for 3 nights
From
£76
£561
 
 
Christmas & New Year 2016
19 Dec 2016 - 8 Jan 2017
5 night minimum stay
£451
for 5 nights
From
£84
£620
 
 
Low season 2017
9 Jan 2017 - 28 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
£257
for 3 nights
From
£76
 
 
Mid season 2017
1 Mar 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£295
for 3 nights
From
£89
 
 
Peak Season 2017
1 May 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£321
for 3 nights
From
£97
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£257
for 3 nights
From
£76
£561
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning charge £30

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.

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Facilities

Property Type

  • apartment

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

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Television ...
  • Video Library

Suitability

  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • mountain
  • rural
  • village

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

Floor Area

  • 70 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure

Bedrooms

  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed

Outside

  • Terrace
  • Barbecue

Meals

  • Self-catering

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