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Private and peaceful cottage overlooking the mountains

Bedrooms 1
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights


About the property

Lovely outdoors, charming idyllic location near Soller and sea

In a peaceful area between Soller and Fornalutx you will find this wonderful comfortable cottage with a citrus plantation all around. The house offers peace and privacy, no neighbors. The house has a double bedroom with a comfortable king size bed and bathroom on suite. There is a fully equipped kitchen, toilette with shower and nice living room with a dining area, sofa bed and fireplace. Outside there is a lovely garden with flowers, a charming spacious terrace with stunning views of the mountains and even a covered terrace with dining furniture.

The house has private parking space and a large natural pond (12 meters X 7 meters wide and 3 meters deep). We use it to water the orange and lemon trees in the finca. We do not use chemicals in the water, which is changed weekly, and we have some color Koi fishes.

Feel free to pick up fruits from the trees in the finca and explore the land, including a little private pine forest and the citrus orchard.

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, french, spanish
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Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2018

What makes this house unique

A truly authentic and wonderful rural Mallorca holiday!

Guestbook comments from the manager

I visited the peaceful cottage in Soller with three friends and we all loved it. The perfect place to relax and sunbathe, we ended up spending more time at the cottage being lazy than out exploring. The view is as incredible as described and we enjoyed cooking and sitting on the terrace a lot, feeling very at home. I'd advise having a car with the cottage up some windy roads but there are some great walks to take, in particular to beautiful Fornalutx and Soller town is within walking distance. We also ended up getting a taxi to Deia and even Palma one night and it was quite reasonable. Can't wait to go back next year!
Aug 2014
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Sóller House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 9:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Activities Guide
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Cot if required.
  • There is a double sofa bed in the living room, suitable for one extra person.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
There is a large natural pond (12 meters x 7 meters wide, about 3 meter deep). Note that is not a swimming pool. We use the water for the citrus trees in the finca, and because of this we do not use chemicals in the water. The water is changed often. And we have some fishes and plants to keep the water clean. 100% natural. If you want to swim, please do not leave the children unattended.


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Private and peaceful cottage overlooking the mountains
average rating of 4.5 based on 11 reviews


  • 4 of 5

Lovely setting - perfect view and very well equipped house.

The only down side was the bed which was that comfortable for two people (not firm enough mattress)

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful finca style house in secluded grounds with amazing views.

  • 5 of 5

This is a golden opportunity to get away from it all. Midway between Sóller and a fornalutx and just off the GR221 we abandoned the idea of a car and loved coming and going on foot to our hillside hideaway.

The cottage is very well equipped and we had many a meal on the terrace looking out on the twinkling lights of soller below.

All fittings and furnishing were extremely comfortable and we enjoyed the log burner.

We had wonderful weather (not bad for November) so ate all meals outside and enjoyed lounging on the terrace which was in sun most of the day.

The trek up to fornalutx was approx 30 minutes and very manageable along the path day and night (head torches came in handy) so we ate out in Ca N’Antuna enjoying lovely home cooked food with the views from their terrace. Likewise we walked in to Soller and had some lovely meals in the town - Ca’n Boqueta and Ca’n Pinxto both bring favourites.

We loved this house and wouldn’t hesitate to stay again.

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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too remote

  • 2 of 5

Cottage as it says is quiet and peaceful,

Just before you turn left up to cottage the turn is very careful if you have hired car, our rear bumper got scratched we will have to pay for damage..unfortunately we wont be returning to awkward to get to..

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Charlotte, Thanks for your email. We are sorry you had a problem with your car. We always recommend to get a good insurance when you hire a car, having in mind that most of the streets and roads in Soller area are very tight. We agree that the cottage is quiet and peaceful, we think it deserves more than 2 stars, but thanks anyway.
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The perfect cottage

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is everything it says in the details and more! If anything the beauty is understated - the location is perfect and the views stunning!

The cottage is spotlessly clean and there is everything you will need for your stay - in fact we could have happily spent the whole week there - although the walks to Fornalutx and Soller cannot be missed.

And if something goes wrong? - the owners could not be more helpful. We 'enjoyed' a thunderstorm on the Sunday afternoon and the electrics failed. Within 15 mins help arrived, an electrician was summoned and all power restored within an hour (at 18.30 on a Sunday afternoon we were so imoressed!)

Just one word of advice regarding access to the property - the road is narrow and the driveway a little steep so a smaller car is advisable.

This was our second stay in the cottage - it will not be our last.

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2014
  • Stayed: June 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect vacation, spectacular views.

  • 5 of 5

We recently spent a week at this wonderful Villa Can Bac. We were expecting a lot after reading the description and booking the villa, but this property really exceeded our expectations! The villa is beautiful both inside and out, and the view is spectacular! It is difficult to get a sense of how wonderful it is just from the website. The steep and twisting one lane road takes you high above the valley floor to a very peaceful location, surrounded by vineyards and olive trees. The house is very comfortable, with a well appointed kitchen in which we cooked our own dinners most of the days we were here. The fireplace was a nice feature, but we did not need it as the weather was hot during our stay. Our group of friends has toured Mallorca before, including Soller, so we spent most of our time this year at the villa and other properties in the area, just relaxing and cooking and enjoying good wine. Matias was great to work with, and he made sure we had all the information we needed before our arrival, and Biel made sure everything went smoothly during our stay. We definitely recommend Can Bac and we hope we are fortunate enough to visit here again in the future.

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2013
  • Stayed: September 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful views yet almost total seclusion!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved our stay at this wonderfully located finca. Firstly, we were really impressed with making the booking, having questions answered, meeting a representative and being welcomed at the house. We booked it largely because of it's position, between Soller and Fornalutz but also the views. Well, we were not disappointed - the view is absolutely stunning - a full panorama of Soller's old town and the striking Tremulata Mountains, stunning. This view knocked me sideways each time I stepped outside, we had all our meals out there and made use of the BBQ (beware - wasps seem to like hiding in there!) as much as we could.

The house itself is fairy basic, quite colourful and designed (obviously) to retain the cool air. Kitchen is well equipped and we are one chef and a very keen cook so there was nothing we missed. Only one bedroom but a bathroom and a shower room so plenty of space to spread out, it's perfect for a couple. TV all German/Austrian so no good for us but it wasn't a deal breaker.

A great huge terrace taking in the view with a few sun beds and several chairs and tables. There is a natural pond and after being a bit unsure about the deep green water - we took the plunge on a particularly hot day and that was it - we were in there every day, it was really refreshing!

We really enjoyed walking to the small village of Fornalutz via the old rocky path through endless groves and woods. It runs from directly below the property which is handy and takes about 20 minutes. It's not a flat path but that's half the fun - you're made to work for your cold beer or Paella! It's a very picturesque way to arrive in the pretty village.

Plenty of grocers/deli's/butchers/ bakeries and a Municipal Market in Soller town and a well stocked general store in F'lutz main square so we had a wide choice of places to buy supplies. Can't recommend the Mallorcan Wine and cheese enough - most of what we ate was locally produced and it was all really impressive.

Only thing I would mention but I believe it's in the property details - I wouldn't recommend for small children or very elderly or if you are not very good at driving very sharp and narrow bends - the drive up to the house is extremely narrow! So I wouldn't recommend hiring a fancy or large car!!

We picked abundant fruit from the trees which was incredibly idyllic, lemons, oranges, plums - all delicious.

We will most certainly be coming back as soon as we can!!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2013
  • Stayed: June 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Palma de Mallorca
Nearest Ferry
40 Kilometres
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Soller train station
Nearest Beach
4 Kilometres
Port de Soller
Car: necessary

The house is located between Soller and Fornalutx. A beautiful, sunny and idyllic area surrounded by mountains of the Serra de Tramuntana, recently declared as World Heritage by UNESCO. Soller offers both quietness and activity, including hiking, biking, trekking, climbing and snorkeling. It's a little town not far from Palma and the airpor or the beaches. Banyalbufar, Esporles, Valldemossa or Deia are within less than 40 minutes driving distance through a picturesque mountain road. If you are looking for nature, a place away the massive tourist centers in the island or simply a peaceful place to relax, Soller and this property are your best choice.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Stay tax $2.46 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the manager upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 16 years.

We require a deposit paid by bank transfer to confirm a booking.
Contact us for a last minute rate.
Check-in: from 17:00 to 21:00. Late arrivals (from 21:00) are subject to a €40 fee.
Check-out: before 10:00.
Early check-in / late check-out can be arranged, only if possible and upon request.

These times need to be adhered to, to allow completion of cleaning & changeover.
Thank you.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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