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3 Bedroom 2 Bathroom detached vila with private pool with air con and WiFi

Bedrooms 3
Space 990 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Holiday Villa in Cala'n Porter, Menorca, Balearic Islands - Central Location, yet Beautiful and Peaceful

The villa is located within a 5 minute walk of the resort centre, where there are numerous bars and restaurants. It has a large master bedroom with en-suite bathroom and a further 2 bedrooms, which share a bathroom. There is a fully equipped kitchen including a washing machine. Open plan lounge/diner, WiFi, digital TV, video, DVD player and a pine dining table and chairs. Outside, the villa has a covered terraced area and the remainder laid to lawn making an ideal children's play area or simply an area for adults to relax. There is a table and chairs on the terrace and a seperate garden table close to the barbecue area. Six sunbeds for relaxing. The property has off-road parking and is fully enclosed making it ideal for families with children. The beautiful secluded beach is about 5 minutes away and can be accessed by steps, or by road. There is also a road train to the beach from the resort centre.

Sheila Cox
Member since: 2007
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
12 June, 2018

About Sheila Cox

British owners, my husband and I first came to the island in 1999, the people are so friendly and the beach in Cala en Porter is wonderful for familes of all ages.

We have had the villa since it was newly built in 2001/2 and like to keep in updated, but still in the traditional style of the Menorcan villa's, with the high wood beamed ceilings.

We have been living in Menorca since 2006. I am very involved with the local community and my husband works full time but we both look after the needs of our guests that stay in the villa as we only live just a couple of minutes away.

Sheila Cox purchased this villa in 2001

Why Sheila Cox chose Alaior

Central location only 5 minutes from the village centre, shops, restaurants, and the beautiful beach. Yet in a very nice peaceful area.

What makes this villa unique

All the benefits of your own home, WiFi, TV, DVD, CD, Washing machine, fridge/freezer, mircowave, air conditioning.

The outside area is laid to lawn with two seperate eating places, BBQ and a private pool in a south facing garden.


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

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 990 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • village
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with a bath/shower over, wc, bidet and hand basin. The shared bathroom has bath/shower over, wc and hand basin.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot , En-suite bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6/7 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: All 3 bedrooms have twin beds, built-in wardrobes and drawer units.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
Notes on accommodation: Clean spacious traditional Menorcan villa with private pool, two lawn area's, sheltered patio with two eating area's and BBQ. Six Sunbeds provided. Outside: The pool is of free-form shape approx 8 x 4 metres. The garden has 2 eating areas and a built-in barbeque, totally enclosed and very suitable for families with children. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bedding, bath and hand towels are supplied and are changed weekly. For 2 or more weeks bookings mid-stay cleaning can be arranged.


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3 Bedroom 2 Bathroom detached vila with private pool with air con and WiFi
average rating of 4.5 based on 2 reviews

Great Family Property

  • 5 of 5

We have fond memories of Villa Shilo. We have spent the last few summers there as a family, it has been home from home in the sun. The kids had a fabulous time learning to swim in the pool and playing on the grass which is an added bonus. Cala en Porter is also a great small town with some lovely restaurants – a great location for a family. In fact we love it so much we are back again this year, just at a slightly larger villa as we have increased in numbers.

Steve and Sheila are great hosts, never under your feet – but around if you need them.

  • Review Submitted: 24-May-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Ultimate relaxation

  • 4 of 5

We have been back to Villa Shilo sometimes twice a year for the last seven years. When we arrive we feel as if we have come home! The villa is well equipped so that you have the choice of eating in if you want and it is always spotlessly clean (thanks to Sheila) when we arrive. The garden is spacious and the pool always lovely and clean( thanks to Steve).Ideally placed for the village and the beach. The owners are close at hand and will always help out with any information or assistance. Ideal for a family or smaller party. We hope that we will be returning to Villa Shilo for many years to come.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Apr-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2015
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Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
0.02 Kilometres
Big Al's
Nearest Ferry
14 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
18 Kilometres
Son Parc
Nearest Restaurant
0.02 Kilometres
Big Al's
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Cala en Porter
Car: not necessary


The beautiful safe, (child friendly) secluded beach is about 5 minutes away and can be accessed by steps, or by road.


Mahon airport is 10 minutes drive.


5 min walk to resort centre.

Further Details:

There are 4 supermarkets, various bars restaurants and shops in the centre. Childrens play facilities, go carting, bouncy castle and many more including -

Motor bike and push bike hire

We have our own branch of La Caxia bank where all the staff are very friendly and speak english. Also there are cash machines and an money exchange.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Alaior, Balearic Islands

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 5
8 Jun 2018 - 28 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 6
29 Jun 2018 - 12 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 7
13 Jul 2018 - 19 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 8
20 Jul 2018 - 2 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 9
3 Aug 2018 - 6 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 10
7 Sep 2018 - 20 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
Rate 11
21 Sep 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
You can secure your 2015 holiday with just £100 deposit followed by 50% before 31/1/2015 and the final payment 8 weeks before arrival.

Changeover Day:
Bookings are Friday to Friday. Apart from October until April.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK Pounds.
Winter lets are available if required. Highchair, cots and additional bed are available - please contact us for details.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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