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Villa With Very Large Private Pool, Sea Views From Terrace

Bedrooms 3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Villa in Binibeca, Menorca, Balearic Islands - Peaceful Location, Short Walk to the Beach

Villa 'Olivas Silvestres' is a newly built privately owned detached luxury villa, with air-conditioning set in its own fully enclosed south facing garden. Quiet residential area, short walk to the beach. Binibeca is a popular resort. At one end Binibeca Vell, a resort in the style of an old fishing village, which offers shops and restaurants. At the other end Cala Torret, offering restaurants, shops and also a dive school. The beach at Binibeca is a lovely family beach with gently shelving sands in a quiet cove, offering safe bathing for all the family, with sunbed and toilet facilities. The beach bar 'Los Buccaneros' is locally known as one of the best on the island.

Amanda Keen
Member since: 2007
Speaks English, Spanish
Calendar last updated:
24 November, 2017

About Amanda Keen

Olivas Silvestres (Wild Olives) is our home. We built the villa ourselves from conception to completion over 4 years. Finished to English quality, with typical Menorquin style, using local mares stone for ceilings & dry stone walls surrounding the property, and the biggest pool planning would allow!

As a family we enjoy peace and quiet...with the option of walking to local restaurants

and beaches when we would like a little company or for people watching only!

Open wild country extends from the rear of the plot. Don't be surprised to see Donkeys for a carrot lunch, or tortoises - tomatoes being their favourite Tapa ...

Amanda Keen purchased this villa in 2008

Why Amanda Keen chose Binibequer

We sailed to Menorca in 2000 fell-in love with this beautiful, un-spoilt Island. After searching and finding the perfect building plot in Binibeca we began to follow our dream....

The living area divides either end, making the perfect space for families, including a grandparent end! Or privacy for two families, or friends!

Menorca is our favorite of the Balearic Islands...we are keen sailors/walkers and enjoy cycling around the wonderful cycle paths that are now all over the Island. Bike hire is available at a number of places...

What makes this villa unique

Olivas Silvestres is definately home from home...we have included all the comforts and convenience one now expects whilst away, including wifi...We love cooking and entertaining family and friend's in our peaceful location. We have built the largest pool we could get planning for and it is here we love spending quiet, lazy days with the people we love!

We love strolling down to the beautiful, safe beach for a swim or lunch under the umbrellas in the best beach restaurant/bar on the Island.

Next to this is the sweetest harbour, home to Binibeca diving. Great easy water access for swimming or snorkeling. Bar/Restaurant open all day in high season.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Binibequer in Binibeca

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with bath/shower over, basin and wc. Bathroom with large wet room shower, two basins and wc.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with king size bed and en-suite. Bedroom 2 with king size bed. Bedroom 3 with twin beds.
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes on accommodation: Sorry no pets allowed. Outside: Large private pool set within its own fully enclosed south facing walled garden. Porch with rattan sofa, chairs and coffee table. Outside dining table and chairs at front and back of house.Large BBQ. Roof terrace for all over tan enthusiasts, with views to sea and Mallorca. Utility Room: Washing machine and drying line Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen changed weekly, villa cleaned weekly. Beach/swimming towels not supplied. Other: Dining area off lounge and kitchen with large table seating 8.


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Villa With Very Large Private Pool, Sea Views From Terrace
average rating of 5.0 based on 14 reviews


  • 5 of 5

This really is a super villa. It's a home from home with everything you need and perfectly situated. Mandy is such a wonderful host, nothing was too much trouble, communication was excellent, a lady who really cared about her guests and their enjoyment whilst on holiday. Thank you very much for such a wonderful holiday.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking time to write our review. We appreciate the feed back from our clients this helps us aim to give families the holiday they deserve. Your family are most welcome to have your vacation with us again in the future. Enjoy the rest of your Summer. Kindest regards Mandy and John
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Ideal holiday location in Menorca

  • 5 of 5

The villa was a home from home with everything we needed for a restful peaceful holiday. The location was ideal for the beach, restaurants and food shopping. I cannot praise highly enough Mandy and the support team from the pool man to the cleaners. We hope to make a return visit in the future.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Relaxing peaceful location

  • 5 of 5

On arrival at the villa we had a problem with the internet connection. We called the villa manager who came and tried to solve the issue but was unable to do so and said he would contact the provider. The next morning(weekend) he phoned and then arrived shortly after with an engineer and solved the problem. Apparently it was a storm the previous day that had damaged the satellite. GREAT SERVICE.

The villa itself was very clean and well equipped with everything you could need for a holiday. It is in a lovely peaceful location with no traffic or other noise issues. The pool is large by villa standards and cleaned whilst we were there. Overall very enjoyable and we would not hesitate to revisit.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Above expectation

  • 5 of 5

A holiday to remember, children enjoyed the large pool

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful, Spacious Villa in Peaceful Location

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a wonderful week staying at 'Olivas Silvestres'. The villa really is stunning. It is beautifully furnished and very well equipped. We all so enjoyed the pool - which is a fantastic size. The setting is very peaceful and private with lovely views from the roof terrace of the sea and adjacent open land. The children loved the two donkeys who came to visit at the rear! It was our first visit to Menorca and we have had a fantastic time exploring this beautiful island. Thank you Mandy and John for providing such a perfect place to stay!

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Matt, Joanne & Family, Thank you for your lovely review. We always appreciate feed back from our clients. I hope we can accommodate you another time, thank you for choosing our home. Your family will always be welcome. Kindest Regards, Mandy & John
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Fabulous holiday

  • 5 of 5

My family and I have just returned from a weeks holiday at Olivas Silvestres. The villa has everything you need and more, well equipped, clean, comfortable set in a quiet corner, a complete escape from the stresses of day to day life back home.

The beach, restaurants and small shops all in walking distance. We had a car but only

used it for shopping at the larger supermarkets, we never felt the need to move far away from the villa.

All in all a wonderful holiday and we hope to return in the future, Many thank to Mandy and John for sharing their home.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jun-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely comments & taking time to send in a review. We would be very happy to see your family at Olivas Silvestres again. Kind Regards Mandy & John
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Special interest holidays:

Dive courses available in Cala Torret 5 minutes walk.


Beautiful safe enclosed beach within a short walk with lovely beach bar/restaurant and toilet facilities. Numerous pretty beaches locally.


Mahon airport is approx 15 minutes drive


Restaurant and shopping facilities in Binibeca or San Lluis 10 minutes drive where you can find a chemist, banks, supermarkets, petrol station etc.

Further Details:

Tennis courts 3 minutes walk from the property. Go-karting available 10 minutes drive. Diving in Cala Torret.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Binibequer, Minorca (Menorca)

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
23 Mar 2018 - 4 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer low
5 May 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer high
30 Jun 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Autumn mid
1 Sep 2018 - 5 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Autumn low
6 Oct 2018 - 23 Nov 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £300

Booking Notes:
On booking 20% deposit is required and payment in full eight (8) weeks before holiday commences, also at this time a refundable damage deposit of £300 will be paid.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is Friday. Departures check-out for 10am arrivals. Check-in 1.30pm.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK Pounds.
Winter lets available on request.

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