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Unique farmhouse with access to private beach & immersed in a 500 acres estate



Updated: 25-Mar-2016
7 bedroom, 18th Century Farmhouse in 500 acre estate with private Sea Access

The Menorcan Farmhouse is the ultimate holiday get-away for large families & for those searching for complete privacy and tranquillity on the peaceful island of Menorca. The farmhouse is of traditional rural architecture with a central front porch area with three arches and a large terrace surrounding the house with amazing countryside views. The pool sits gracefully behind the house with a large pergola providing shade and with stunning views of the surrounding countryside. The property has 7 large bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, 3 kitchens an several living room areas with cinema screen and projector. Guests have access to 12 mountain bikes, sea kayaks, and sports equipment. The house is fully immersed in a 500 acre private estate with fields and forests and has direct access to a large private rocky beach ideal for private swims and exploring the beautiful North Coast of Menorca (the amazing Cala Pilar and Algaiarens). It is also near to several beautiful sandy beaches (12 minutes drive) that are ideal for children. The terrace that surrounds the house has wonderful views of the countryside & is ideal for outdoor family meals. The property is located 20-25 minutes drive from the harbour town of Cuitadella on the north coast of Menorca. Ciutadella is a beautiful historic town with a good selection of restaurants & boutique shops as well as hosting weekly food markets in the main square.

Alfurinet is a unique farmhouse with 500 acres of private Mediterranean land with forests and fields reaching down to a very private rocky beach. In 10 minutes you can also drive to the sandy beaches of Algereins which are great for kids as they have shallow blue waters and fine sand. The farm is a great base for walking, mountain biking and horse riding. With the rental you also get some sea kayaks which allow you to explore the coast peacefully.

Ciutadella: The local harbour town of Ciutadella is only 20 minutes drive which has some wonderful restaurants and small boutique shops. The town also has weekly food markets selling the freshest Mediterranean food possible. In the town you can also hire boats and sign up for daily diving expeditions.

More Details
  • Sleeps 14
  • 8 Bedrooms
  • 5 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Top Traveller Review

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Speaks English, Spanish, Catalan

Guestbook comments from the owner

We went here for a week with two kids of the age of 7 and 10 in May. Everything and I mean everything was perfect. The house is even more beautiful than it looks on the pictures. Antonia was the most welcoming and warm person we met in a long time, she took care of everything, we were welcomed with a lovely oven cooked chicken accompanied with a bottle of red wine and some basic groceries we asked for. She provided us with fresh artichokes and lemons from the farms garden. The paella she made was a bless. The house and the environment it self is more than one could ask for. Vadim was always in touch with us for assistance if we needed him. We're definitely coming back to this lovely place.
May 2015
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7 Reviews

based on 7 holidaymaker reviews


Magical vacation in menorca

  • 5 of 5

Alfurinet is a wonderful, welcoming, unique place... It is surrounded by beautiful farmlands, tucked away with beautiful views. The house is very cozy, well thought out with elegant taste, it has everything you might need, and even more. In just a few minutes you feel quite at home.

You can enjoy fresh produce from the incredible vegetable garden everyday: tomatoes, melons, eggplant...

There are activities for everybody: swimming pool, bicycles, kayaks, home theater,ping pong... and of course: Mediterranean beaches.

Everything is well organized and maintained. The caretakers make sure that you have a great stay.

We highly highly recommend Alfurinet to anybody who is interested in enjoying the menorcan farmland and beaches, and really looking to get away.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 10, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Absolutely beautiful property

  • 5 of 5

We just loved this villa! We are three families who holiday together a lot and this has definitely been the best we have stayed in. The rooms were huge, spacious and very comfortable. The interior was beautiful and the house was so well stocked with everything a family could need from kids toys, beach accessories, bikes kayaks, outdoor table tennis, the list is endless... Antonia is a fantastic housekeeper and lovely lady who kept the house immaculately clean and was so helpful and welcoming, nothing was ever a problem. She cooked meals for us on numerous occasions which were both delicious and very good value. The swimming pool was beautiful and the kids just loved playing in it and adults enjoyed the beautiful loungers over looking the beautiful countryside around it. The pool has a gate down to it so this is reassuring if you have young children.

Vadim was very helpful and efficient, providing all the necessary information we required regarding the property, we definitely want to return! Many thanks for an amazing holiday!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic property and location

  • 5 of 5

It's always difficult to please everyone with a party of 9 adults and 2 young children - 4 generations of our family ranging from age 79 to just 2. This villa over-delivered in every respect. Stunning location, beautifully maintained and so well equipped we lacked for nothing: it was truly a home from home. If anything, the listings for this property under sell it. Antonia, the housekeeper, came for a few hours every day to freshen up the rooms, and was always more than helpful. Unfortunately none of our party speak Spanish so we had to communicate predominantly via a translation app on our iPad, but we got along famously. Antonia cooked for us for 5 of our 14 nights - fantastic meals, really wholesome food and really good value for money. She effortlessly catered for a vegetarian and a gluten-free diet. The pool was lovely, immaculately maintained, and just far enough away from the house, with a gate, to make it ideal with young children. I cannot recommend this villa highly enough.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 1, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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wonderfull !

  • 5 of 5

We are three families who have holidayed together in Menorca before. The farmhouse more than exceeded our expectations. The facilities are excellent and the house itself absolute luxury.

We had very rare bad weather during our stay but it did not matter, we were able to cycle to the beach, and take lazy walks to the spectacular private beach. The children were in there element and able to roam free collecting watermelons from the gardens for breakfast.

Antonia cooked for us on several occasions , the food was excellent and extremely economical, the house was kept spotless.

We hope to return next year and have already recommended the farmhouse to several !


  • Review Submitted: Sep 28, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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L'ametlla del valles


  • 5 of 5

This propiety is our family holiday place.

Each year we rent a house to spend a vacation week all the family, grandchildren, daughters, sons and grandparents. Having spent several houses in the Balearic Islands this farmahouse is undoubtedly the best.

The owner hospitality , the facilities that he offers in terms of service, arrival etc... are unbeatable, magnificent clean, well-maintained ...

It is a perfect place in the middle of nature, near to the beach ideal for many tipologies of rental people. For families with children and babies because is near to the beach, big rooms for the cottage, share rooms..... For families who want to share together days there’re different kitchens and a mini apartment isolated, for families with young because they have bikes, kayacs, home cinema, ipod’s, communication on the internet, ...


Thanks for all Vadim, we come back !!!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 12, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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An outstanding place

  • 5 of 5

Looking for a house to rent for 12 people for a week in Spring 2010, I have been visiting in January many large houses in Menorca. No one can compete against this one. Its is outstanding inside and outside. Top quality, large bedrooms, beautiful terraces around the house, splendid kitchen where we spent all a lot of time : Markets in Cuitadella have fishes, vegetables and fruits at reasonable prices !

We enjoyed biking and swimming. Peaceful, perfect.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2010
  • Date of Stay: May 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Mahon International Airport at 50 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Ciutadella at 12 Kilometres Nearest Beach : at 2 Kilometres Car: necessary

Alfurinet Farmhouse is located 25 minutes drive from the historic harbour town of Ciutadella and 12 minutes from the wonderous sandy beaches of Algaiarens and La Vall. The property of the house reaches down to the beautiful Menorcan coastline and the rocky beach of Alfurinet. The town is architecturally very beautiful with a centrally located cathedral and thus it is advisable to conduct a guided tour along the narrow streets to visit the old cathedral and the homes of the aristocrats. In the town you can rent a boat for the day, arrange for a scuba diving lesson, or settle down for a Menorcan lunch on one of the harbour restaurants. The island is also rich in history, offering visitors the opportunity of visiting ancient sacred sites & archaeological museums. Menorca is also great for coastal walking, mountain biking and horse riding. The house is a great base for either of these activities which can be arranged prior to arrival.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Autumn 2014
1 Sep 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Early Summer
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £578

These rates apply to the use of the main farmhouse which includes 7 double bedrooms and several single mattresses (14 guests).

40% deposit required in order to secure a booking. The remaining balance must be received 60 days prior to arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 25-Mar-2016
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Property Type

  • farmhouse


  • Away From It All
  • Family


  • Broadband Access
  • Computer Available
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Macintosh Computer
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Piano
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool

Onsite Services

  • Daily Maid Service
  • Housekeeper


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • rural


  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • naturist beach
  • restaurants
  • ruins

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming

Floor Area

  • 430 m²


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath with Shower
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 4 - Toilet, Bath with Shower
  • Bathroom 5 - Toilet, Bath with Shower
  • Bathroom 6 - Toilet
  • All bathrooms are marble & very modern with great lighting.


  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 5 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 6 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 7 - 1 Single Bed, Small bedroom ideal for children
  • Bedroom 8 - 1 Double Bed, Small Double Bed
  • 5 Of the bedrooms have traditional Spanish four-poster beds and private en-suite bathrooms. Many of the rooms walk out to their own terraces which contain small teak tables and chairs. The master bedroom has its own living room with sofa and work desk as well as a single pull-out bed ideal for children. All rooms have ceiling fans and LCD televisions with DVD players. Two rooms have their own small kitchenette. The living room has a large cinema screen & 3D projector.


  • Deck Chairs
  • Bicycles ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Large Cooler
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Terrace
  • 11 garden chairs


  • Self-catering


  • During your stay you have at your disposal; 9 mountain bikes, 3 sea kayaks, & a ping pong table.

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