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Beachside Villa In Santo Tomas, Menorca, Balearic Islands



Updated: 17-Oct-2016
Villa in Santo Tomas, Menorca, Balearic Islands - Beachside Newly Modernised Villa With Pool

Recently modernised villa with pool and great access to a quiet beach. This villa is one of eight unique villas that are situated on the beach front. It has plenty of sun loungers on terraces, a new swimming pool with optional safety barriers and outside wicker seating. The facilities include a fully equipped kitchen and air-conditioned bedrooms. There is a separate indoor dining area and lounge.

  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards

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About the Owner

This family owned holiday home over the last year has been expanded to include a fourth bedroom and a private swimming pool. Also the villa has been modernised throughout and 2013 is the launch year of the property to the rental market. The project has been managed by family members, Alistair and Nikie, and they manage the rental side of the property.

Nicki is a designer and therefore has had the major influence on the recent modernisation, where Alistair is an accountant so gets the less fun financial aspects.

The property has been in the family since 1977 as a holiday home. During this time the family has made many local friends.

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Speaks English, Spanish

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17 Reviews

based on 17 holidaymaker reviews


Absolutely Fabulous!

  • 5 of 5

Hornblower was all we hoped it to be an more. Travelled with family ages ranging from 22 to 83. The property was extremely well equipped with attention to detail and fabulous views. The villa was spotlessly clean on arrival as was the pool. Location brilliant within easy walking distance of a selection of bars and restaurants. The owner was extremely helpful. We hope to visit again - would have loved to have stayed for much longer than a week. We have already recommended Hornblower to our friends.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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As my son said"a taste of paradise"

  • 5 of 5

We first stayed in Santo Tomas 34 years ago with two small children.

We came back and stayed in a hotel for an anniversary.

We came back again with family and grandchildren and stayed in two villas ,two years on the run.

Then this year we stayed in Hornblower.

A villa virtually on the beach, a pool warmed by the sun all day, a lovely interior with all you require, shade when needed, restaurants in an easy stroll, paradise indeed.

The owner was easily contactable and answered all questions.

As my grandson said on landing at Gatwick "can we go back tomorrow Grandma".? A sentiment held by us all!

Thanks, Alistair

  • Review Submitted: Jun 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location Location Location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Hornblower House with another family of four this August. The villa was very well equipped with a fabulous Weber barbecue making self-catering a doddle. The villa itself is a great size for two families and well laid out. The pool was a decent size and we were a stone's throw from a clean, sandy beach with warm, crystal clear water - shallow enough for the children to paddle and swim safely. The seafront promenade running from one end of Santo Tomas to the other was a particular delight - especially at night when it was illuminated. Overall, the location was perfect for an easy relaxed holiday with kids.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A perfect beach holiday

  • 5 of 5

A lovely villa situated as close to the beach as you can get. Within easy reach of several shops for food and beverage and plenty of restaurants within walking distance if you don't feel like cooking. Lovely walks along the side of the beach both during the day and evening and the sea is very safe. Overall, for anyone wanting a holiday villa next to a beach this is ideal.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We (two families) stayed at Hornblower in late June/early July 2015. Location is stunning. Right on the promenade/beach but with the patio/pool area sufficiently raised/screened to keep it private, we had a wonderful time alternating between swimming in the pool, running along the promenade, and jumping in the blue sea. There were lots of envious glances from those staying in nearby hotels as the wandered past in the evening. Everything is within walking distance and a handy hotel next door for a quick lunch. Aircon in the bedrooms was a godsend given how hot this summer has been (Menorca, not UK!). Location and views are first class and we wouldn't hesitate to come back.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fabulous beach villa.

  • 5 of 5

A lovely villa, well equipped, clean and beautifully situated on the sandy beach.We enjoyed a relaxing week and spent a lot of the time in the pool or on the beach under the umbrellas that are available for daily hire along with kayaks or pedaloes.

Varied food at the local beach restaurant, Es Brucs, well frequented by locals and good choice of nearby supermarkets and cafes--all very friendly.

We have been spoilt for future villa holidays....thank you.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
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From the Owner

A modern design for the 1970's undertaken by a US designer to provide shape and light into the property with unblocked views of the sea. Lovely clean seas with a little offshore island for snorkelling and adventuring.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Mahon at 20 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Son Parc at 20 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Santa Tomas at 0.01 Kilometres

Special interest holidays:

Great for windsurfing, kite-surfing, scuba diving, sailing or simply sunbathing!


Less than 60seconds...


Airport is 30min drive away. Average cost for a taxi one way is 35E.


Es MIGJORN is only 4km away.

Further Details:

Provided within introduction booklet in the villa.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Low early 2017
3 Jun 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid 2017
24 Jun 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High 2017
15 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low late 2017
3 Sep 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £250

Booking Notes:
30% non-refundable deposit required on booking.
Full payment 8 weeks prior to rental with a refundable bond of £250.
Prefer BACs payments to ensure mutual financial safety (but can receive paypal - please enquiry by phone for details).
Note: the bacs payment should be made to a uk bank account with a sort code (53-61-07). We are not responsible for payments made to any other bank accounts.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is Saturday leaving by 10am and arriving from 2pm. Friday can be considered depending on other bookings already taken.

30% of the rental price needs to be paid to secure the booking. The balance plus a refundable damages deposit of £250 is due no less than 8 weeks before travel.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 0% refund for cancellations more than 0 days before check-in date.
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From the Owner

Beachside property with easy access to the quieter beach and popular beachbar. Easy walking distance to shops. Safe environment for children. Activity beach a small distance away.

Property Type

  • villa


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic


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


  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...


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


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Location Type

  • beach
  • resort


  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 4 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bedroom's 1,2 & 4 are En-suite with bath & over shower. Bedroom 3 is a large modern walk in shower/wet room. All rooms have air conditioning and climate control.


  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with twin beds and ensuite bath/shower Bedroom 2 with twin beds and ensuite bath/shower Bedroom 3 with double bed and ensuite large shower Bedroom 4 with double bed and ensuite bath/shower


  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue


  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • Notes on accommodation: Please like the page on facebook and see more pictures! https://www.facebook.com/alistair.priestley?ref=tn_tnmn#!/HornblowerA8 Outside: Streetside has a large garden and hedging for privacy. Beachside has multi-level terraced area and pool plus garden with cactus plants. Utility Room: Washing Machine Dishwasher Mircrowave Coffee maker Toaster Gas Hob/Electric Oven 2 Fridges with freezer compartments Kitchen drinking water filtration tap Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The property is managed and maintained locally. Any requirements for new towels and cleaning is possible. Cleaned once a week on changeover. We provide bathroom/bedroom towels and linen (not to be used outside the property). NO beach towels provided. Other: Includes room towels and bamboo air fresheners The property will have initial provisions/welcome box upon arrival i.e. bread, coffee, loo roll per toilet and biners in bins +more. You will need to provision the villa for your stay once these are used.

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