Despite its excellent position and spacious, airy interior, the most impressive feature of Villa Xabec is no doubt its impressive lawned garden and pool terrace… This 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom villa has a large private swimming pool surrounded by a huge lawn and terrace, ideal for larger groups. The bay and facilities of Calan Forcat/Calan Blanes are all within easy reach on foot. WiFi and air conditioning/heating in the bedrooms and lounge is included.
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Swimming pool, BBQ area and outside space
Outside, Villa Xabec boasts a huge pool terrace and lawned garden, fully enclosed and bordered with trees and flowers. The brick BBQ is to one side of the villa and compliments the covered exterior table and chairs for entertaining your party alfresco in respite from the sun!
The front terrace and lawn provide plenty of room to relax and unwind with a cool drink before a much needed dip in the pool to cool off!
A pool fence is available on request at an extra cost of £60.
The villa is fully gated from the road and is easily distinguished by the unusual turret overlooking the gardens.
The circular lounge has ample seating and the fully equipped kitchen and breakfast table is adjacent. The dining table is in the conservatory and has spectacular, large arched windows and a door to the rear of the villa.
A second seating area with ornamental fireplace is on the first floor, as well as a further conservatory with sofas and a coffee table.
Bedrooms and bathrooms
Along the hallway from the ground floor lounge are 3 twin bedrooms, a utility room and a shower room which can either be accessed directly from the hall or from one of the twin bedrooms.
The first floor has a double bedroom with an en suite bathroom and a twin bedroom. The adjacent bathroom can be accessed from the twin bedroom and from the landing.
Tourist Licence Registration: Reg. 149.
Villa Xabec is a great choice for larger parties who want to leave the car at home! Calan Forcat and Calan Blanes have merged over recent years to create one of the largest resorts on the island and has a great choice of shops and eateries along the main street, only 5 minutes walk from the villa. Also along the main street is one of the islands 3 waterparks and the nearest beach is Calan Blanes but the smaller coves of Calan Forcat and Cala Picas are also within a few minutes drive.
Local markets and shopping
A short walk to the end of the street will bring you to the end of the Strip which is lined with shops, mini markets and restaurants. Your nearest supermarket is a short drive or taxi ride away, while the old capital of Ciutadella is home to a twice weekly market.
Bars and restaurants
The Strip boasts a plethora of bars and restaurants, all offering a varied intercontinental cuisine. From burgers to paella and much more choice, you're sure to find something to suit all tastes.
There are numerous small, sandy coves along this stretch of coast, perfect for sunbathing in privacy. The nearest beach is Calan Blanes which has a couple of good beach bars. Or you can take a picnic to the natural beach of Cala Picas or cove at Calan Forcat, both within reach on foot in around 10 minutes.
Aqua Centre Waterpark is at the nearest end of the Strip and is immediately recognisable by the water flumes looming over the high safety fence. Opposite the entrance of the park is a childrens play area with trampolines and huge inflatable animals!
Places of interest
A visit to the extraordinary old capital of Ciutadella is a must, only 4 miles away. Sip a refreshing cocktail in one of the numerous bars, dine in one of the quayside restaurants or browse through the market at the end of the port. Ciutadella has some fantastic architecture as well as a huge variety of cafes and eateries were you can stop for a cool drink. The town also has many smaller boutiques where you can shop 'til you drop!
Menorca's only golf course is located in Son Parc.
A car is not needed but for anyone who does want to explore more of the local area, families can hire pedal powered, 6 seated bicycles - a fantastic way to investigate all the resort has to offer! Bicycles can also be hired.
Every villa comes with its own manual, complete with details of the best restaurants, taxis, local amenities and activities. And of course, our reps are on hand to make sure you love your holiday more. If you need any advice or tips on the local area, they will be more than happy to help.
There are 3 water parks on the island, 2 on the West coast and one on the East coast of the island. Aqua Center Waterpark in Calan Forcat is the largest of the islands 3 waterparks. There is a go-kart track as well as a swimming pool and waterslides, and a games arcade with a covered eating area.
There are several go-kart tracks on the island offering different courses and facilities to suit all ages and levels.Castillo Menorca, on the road from Ferreries to Cuitadella, also has a great go-karting track as well as an adult and childrens pool, waterslide, trampolines, childrens play area, shopping complex and restaurant. Or try the go-kart track at Aquarock Waterpark.
El Toro, at 360 metres above sea level, is the highest peak on Menorca. In the centre of the island it towers above the small town of Es Mercadal. Take the time to drive up the steep 3.2km climb to the summit and see the whole of the island spread out beneath you. There are sea views on all four sides and, on a clear day, the view stretches to the north coast of Mallorca. The mountain is crowned by a convent which has become an important centre of pilgrimage and the neat vegetable and herb gardens beneath the terraces are still tended to by the community of nuns who live there. Visit the tiny chapel or have lunch in the rustic café and browse around the shop, packed with souvenirs and local produce.
Lloc de Menorca Zoo, located on the main road from Mahon to Alaior, is sure to be a hit with the kids! The zoo has a range of creatures from farm animals to more exotic zoo animals and children will also be able to pet some of the farm animals. The zoo also has a small splash pool, 2 museums, a picnic area, snack bar and a gift shop.
There is only one golf course on the island, set amongst the pine trees in Son Parc, on the North coast. It has recently been extended from 9 holes to 18 and is open 365 days per year. There is an 18 bay floodlit driving range with the latest technology - Swingcam. Junior golfers are welcome if accompanied by an adult and the golf shop stocks equipment for purchase or hire for children of 5 years upwards. The dress code is lenient - shorts, t-shirts and trainers are acceptable but NOT sleeveless vests, swimwear, flipflops etc.If golf plays an important part of your holiday then it is wise to book in advance.http://www.golfsonparc.com/en
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