Menorca (Minorca) is one of Spain’s stunning Balearic islands and lies just north-east of Mallorca. It’s approximately one third of Mallorca’s size but is truly a unique island with a special identity entirely of its own. Menorca villa holidays are a dream for those who adore
countryside and picturesque views. Treat yourself to a getaway you’ll revel in and stay at our Menorca luxury villas for an unforgettable escape beside the Mediterranean Sea.
The way of life is slower here and even during the high season, Menorca is considerably calmer and quieter than its bigger neighbour. Savor every moment of your holiday without the crowds and soak up the sun at our villas in Menorca. Taking no more than 45 minutes to drive the full length of the island between Mahon, the major harbour town, and Cuitadella, the ancient one, the only highway passes by the three inland towns of any note. From this highway road the island leads off like the bones of a fish to idyllic beaches and resorts strung around sandy bays where you will find our selection of Menorca (Minorca) villa holidays.
A further truly valuable asset of this protection has been the renovation of the ancient Cami de Cavalls completed in 2011, and it’s now possible to walk, cycle or ride the 186 kms around the whole island in manageable sections. Leave from one of our villas in Minorca and bask in the warm sun as you take in the scenic views of the island. Menorca villas offer the best location for a picturesque holiday by the sea, and you’re sure to love every moment.
The wonderful coastline facilitates all seaside pursuits, so whether you just like to swim, snorkel, underwater dive, sail, kayak, hire a small boat and discover hidden coves, or join an excursion by boat, you can do it all here on the island. Our Menorca luxury villas offer the most
beautiful and relaxing home base you’ll enjoy after a day of water activities and island exploration. What’s more, when you choose one of our many thrilling Menorca villa holidays, you can look forward to reveling in only the most luxurious choices of Menorca villas to rent.
When you’re ready to venture out of our Villas in Minorca, you’ll want to experience a trip to the beautiful fishing harbour of Fornells in the north which has to include a lobster stew Calderetta de Llagost) as it is here that the dish, now seen on menus across the island,
originated. There are many other wonderful restaurants to discover in Menorca. You can leave your home away from home at our Menorca holiday villas and eat in a cave restaurant overlooking the tiny harbour at Cala Morell, in a windmill at Es Mercadal or on harbour sides in Mahon and Cuitadella. Perfect for a dreamy date night and an experience near Menorca villas you will never forget, dining here is a true joy for those who have a taste for the finer things in life.
If you want to experience more, explore an area near our villas in Menorca where there is a livelier side to the island with water slide parks and a unique nightclub in the cliffs at Cala en Porter, as well as an 18-hole golf course. If the activities manage to tire you out there are many Menorca villa holidays you can also look forward to, to keep things more low-key at one of our private villas in Menorca
For historians, there are Talayotic settlements, necropolis Caves, sites of ancient Basilica, Cathedrals, forts and the list goes on, all near our Menorca holiday villas. The British colonised the island for much of the 19th century and there remains an architectural heritage still evident
Overall this is a gentle island, well suited to families with its gently shelving beaches and quieter way of life and of tremendous appeal to all those who appreciate the beauty of nature and luxury Menorca holidays. If you have any questions about our private Villas in Menorca, please fee free to contact us.
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