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Casa de Almendras (House of Almonds) is a stunning 4 bedroom villa, set in a large almond grove, offering a superb rural retreat with breathtaking panoramic views, taking in the quaint village of Santa Margalida with its beautiful night-lit church. Despite its private and tranquil location, set amid vineyards and farm land, Casa de Almendras is only a 10 minute drive from the lovely beach resort of Ca’n Picafort, with its many shops and its sweeping sandy beach lined with bars and restaurants. Outside are large covered terraces, a traditional stone barbecue, a 10x5m pool set in a large landscaped garden. Inside, the villa features a fully equipped, luxury kitchen, an elegant dining room and spacious living room, 3 double bedrooms and one twin, all air conditioned.
*** NEW FOR 2012 - CLICK 'MORE DETAILS' BELOW FOR DETAILS OF OUR FABULOUS 'TASTE OF MALLORCA' WINTER BREAK, OUR 'NO HASSLE' CAR HIRE DEAL AND WONDERFUL 'CHEF AT HOME' DINNER PARTY EXPERIENCE - EXCLUSIVE TO GUESTS! ***
Booking conditions: When you choose this holiday home, you will be asked to pay a deposit of 20% of the total price of your holiday. The balance is payable 8 weeks prior to the first day of your holiday. Your deposit will be refundable as long as there are more than 56 days before the intended start of your holiday.
For the general terms and conditions of your rental, please enquire for our website address.
During the Winter period, long term lets are available on this property at reduced rates, if you are interested please email us for details.
Payment of deposits and rental balances can be made by cheque (a receipt will be provided upon clearance) or by direct bank transfer, which can be arranged with the owner.
A welcome hamper can be arranged for your arrival - please ask for details and prices if required.
EXCLUSIVE CAR HIRE DEAL: Exclusively for Casa de Almendras guests, we have arranged a fantastic car hire deal with our favourite car hire company with big savings on time, hassle and money. You won't get this anywhere else: *No queuing at the car hire booths, no forms to fill in - just drive away and start your holiday! * No waiting for a rep with a clipboard. *Car waiting for you in airport car park - bay number and registration simply texted to your mobile on landing. *Car can be delivered or left at the villa if you prefer. *Great prices - for example, mid range hatchback for the price of a compact. *No fuel purchase rip-off - just start and finish with about a quarter of a tank - typically saves us up to €40! *Unlimited additional drivers at no extra cost (most places are about €2 per day per extra driver) *Fully insured - no top up needed (often about €2 per day extra).
Just send your car hire requirements when you book and we'll get a quote.
'CHEF AT HOME' DINNER PARTY - we have an exclusive arrangement with a renowned local Chef Pepe from Arco Iris restaurant in Muro, who will prepare a sumptuous traditional Mallorcan dinner for your party at the villa for around the same prices as apply at the restaurant! - Enquire when booking and we'll provide Pepe's contact details so that you can arrange this very special addition to your holiday.
...AND INTRODUCING THE AMAZING 'TASTE OF MALLORCA' WINTER MINI BREAK - NEW FOR 2012
We are delighted to offer a very special gastronomic Winter mini break at the villa including some fantastic extras at an amazing inclusive price.
The 'Taste of Mallorca' mini break costs just £149 per person and is for a minimum of four persons and maximum of 8.
The break includes ALL of the following:
* 3 night stay at the wonderful Casa de Almendras any time between 1st November 2012 and 31st March 2013 consisting of:
Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights
* Car hire (one Renault Megane if four people, two cars if between 5 and 8 people) with 'no hassle' collection from (and drop off at) Palma airport car park, with full insurance (no extras) and just replace the petrol you use - no fuel rip-off.
* On either the Friday or the Saturday night, a sensational Mallorcan Cuisine experience prepared especially for your party at the villa for you by a renowned local Chef - choose either 6 different tapas dishes or three course meal - discuss and agree your menu with the Chef directly before your stay. Sample menus available on request.
* Breakfast hamper and wine on arrival.
All for an amazing price per person of £149
To book or with any queries, please email email@example.com or call Annette Edmunds on 07770 655886
All bedrooms are fully air-conditioned with ample wardrobe and drawer space.
There is a double sofa bed in the living room, which can sleep up to two people.
The twin room can be configured to prevent small children having access to the balcony.
There is a travel cot in the master bedroom wardrobe (and a baby bath)....moreless
• Large covered terraces with ample dining and sunbathing furniture
• Large enclosed landscaped garden including…
• 10m x 5m swimming pool with Roman steps
• Traditional stone built barbecue and all the usual utensils
• A large wicker “egg” hammock for shaded relaxation
• A variety of fun and games items to enjoy in the pool and garden
• Outside (and pool) lighting and a well-lit, long sweeping drive leading to a parking and turning area which can easily accommodate three vehicles.
• Rotary Washing Line...moreless
Late Summery Sep 6 - Oct 31, 2015 7 night min stay
Low Season Nov 1 - Mar 26, 2016 3 night min stay
£170 Fri, Sat, Sun
Changeover Day: Saturday
Spring Mar 27 - May 27, 2016 7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Early Summer May 29 - Jul 22, 2016 7 night min stay
Peak Summer Jul 23 - Sep 3, 2016 7 night min stay
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Ca’n Picafort is a lovely, relaxed beach resort with a beautiful, sweeping sandy beach and a promenade lined with cafes, restaurants and bars. Lying behind these, the tree lined main road has many shops including gift and craft shops as well as supermarkets and other amenities. At the end of the beach is an attractive marina. Ca’n Picafort has a lovely atmosphere enjoyed by the local population and tourists alike. The village of Santa Margalida itself, which the villa overlooks, is a quaint market town, unspoilt by commercial tourism. Also close by are the North & North East coasts of Mallorca & it's plethera of beach resorts and delightful old towns, as well as activities like walking & hiking, beaches, sailing, biking, water.
Other Activities: Water park, go karting, beaches, caves, markets