FAMILY FRIENDLY APARTMENT SET IN NICE GARDENS CLOSE TO ALL AMENITIES

Greg or Joanne Johnson

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FAMILY FRIENDLY APARTMENT SET IN NICE GARDENS CLOSE TO ALL AMENITIES

Son Bou / San Jaime Apartment Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedroom first floor apartment

2014 SALE SEE ADDITIONAL INFO ON RATES,

WEEKS IN MAY JUNE JULY AND SEPTEMBER.

First floor apartment set in lovely gardens with palm trees. A choice of three pools and restaurants on the complex Apartment consists of two bedrooms, one with double bed and one with two singles, both have ceiling fans...Well equipped kitchen and lounge has a double sofa bed. Two good sized private balconies.

The apartment has satelite TV, games console, DVD Player and lots of extras.

Set behind a nature reserve, with a ten minute walk to the beach and five minute walk to resort centre with plenty of choice of bars and restaurants. Situated twenty minutes from the airport and capital Mahon.

The apartment is well equipped for a family. It has a comfy sofa bed with a telly, DVD player, Cd & radio. For the younger ones there is a PlayStation 2 with various games, board games, books etc. The apartment has lots of little extras, it has a safe, and a hairdryer is supplied also a cooler bag & picnic set. There is also an iron & ironing board, a travel cot & foldaway highchair seat. On the complex there are 3 swimming pools with paddling pools/water chutes, 4 restaurants, play area for children and tennis courts . There is a well stocked supermarket & first aid centre all within 5 mins of the apartment. There is nightly entertainment, shows/children’s disco during the high season,June to September. At the reception you can also leave your cases if you have to check out before your flight. Our apartment is managed so there is always someone to help you, or if a appliance breaks it will be replaced. There is a near by golf course at Son Parc.

A regular bus service runs to the capital Mahon. There is also the son bou express a fun train which takes you to the centre, beach, and tours the resort. There are several car hire places in son bou or car hire can be arranged from the airport. Although it is not necessary to have a car.

We can help you with car hire or flights if needed. There are several low cost carriers including Monarch, British airways, Thomson fly, Jet 2, Excel airways, Easyjet or many charter airlines booked through Avro.

We hope you like the look of our apartment and thanks for looking.

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IN OCTOBER CAN CONSIDER OTHER RENTAL PERIODS,IE 10 DAYS,OR OTHER CHANGE OVER DAYS. CONTACT FOR DETAILS.

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome

Greg or Joanne Johnson

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2006
Speaks english
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Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Pay with confidence
Pay with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
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Reviews

4.9
based on 22 traveler reviews

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Family friendly apartment set in nice gardens close to all amenities
average rating of 4.909091 based on 22 reviews
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Family friendly apartment set in nice gardens close to all amenities
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Son Bou / San Jaime Alaior
West Midlands
5

LOVED IT SO MUCH....WE BOOKED AGAIN

  • 5 of 5
My husband & I plus our 3 children (2,5,14) all loved the resort of Son Bou and the apartment, it was clean and well maintained and in an ideal location. We visted Menorca in June 2007 just before my sons 2nd Birthday. Greg and Jo the owners of the property provided us with lots of information about the resort, how to book a car, where to eat and they even arranged for a birthday cake for my son.
Nothing was too much trouble for them, they also arranged our transfers to and from the airport.
The apartment had DVD's, playstation and games, books and loads of inflatables for the kids to take to the pool, they thought it was fantastic.
We ate out a number of nights and thanks to gregs reviews on the places they had eaten (which can be found in the guide left in the apartment) we had some great meals.
The shops and the beach were just a five minute walk away but far enough for there to be no noise at night.
As soon as we came back we booked again for July 2008.
  • Submitted: May 19, 2008
  • Stayed: Jun 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Family friendly apartment set in nice gardens close to all amenities
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Son Bou / San Jaime Alaior
5

JUST WHAT WE NEEDED.

  • 5 of 5
The apartment had everything we needed for our stay, with lots of nice additional touches like toys, books, DVDs and pool inflatables for our children. Also picnic things such as cool bags, ice packs and lunch boxes. There was a high chair and travel cot provided for our little girl which cut down on the amount of stuff we needed to bring from home. We stayed at the start of the season so the complex was quiet, which suited us with small children. There were 2 pools just minutes walk from the apartment and the beach was just 10 mins walk away. We found the food in the restaurants quite limited- a lot of fast food and everything for the children is served with chips but the kitchen in the apartment was well equipped and there was a supermarket close by so we also cooked a few times. We got lovely fresh croissants and bread from the nearby bakery too. The beach bar/restaurant was lovely - yummy fish and great cocktails. We sorted car hire out for a few days to explore the island which was easier than expected and worked out much cheaper than doing it on line before our holiday. However as it was low season there wasn't a problem with availability. Greg and Joanne gave us lots of info before our trip and were really helpful in booking transfers from the airport which made our arrival hassle free. The info folder in the apartment had loads of useful information. Would definitely recommend this apartment and Menorca on the whole, particularly if you are travelling with very young children. We had a fantastic holiday.
  • Submitted: May 24, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for you kind comments, glad to hear you enjoyed your holiday.
We try to make the apartment as family friendly as possible as having children ourselves we know it can sometimes be stressful.Every year we try to add a little more and any feed back is always welcome.
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Family friendly apartment set in nice gardens close to all amenities
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p67765
+44 (0)2476 595417
Son Bou / San Jaime Alaior
5

LOVELY!!

  • 5 of 5
Greg and Jo were very helpful and quick to reply with all query's.
On arrival we were very pleased with the appartment - clean, tidy, welcoming, a home from home!
We have 2 boys aged 10 and 12. They loved it!!
The resort complex is very impressive - 3 pools, resturants, a supermarket, a very nice bakery all very close to the appartment.
A short walk away is the beach - you pass more excellent resturants and several supermarkets and shops selling beach sundries.
The beach is lovely - the boys loved snorkellingand looking at all the fish!
The resort was busy (school holidays) without feeling crowded.
Greg and Jo informed us that while out there Menorca Vacations were our contact (you collect your key from them on arrival). The young lady, Tess, is excellent, helpful and very friendly. They hire good quality mountain bikes at only 14 euros for a full day - a bargain!

This is a really lovely appartment on a beautiful complex.
  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
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Family friendly apartment set in nice gardens close to all amenities
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Son Bou / San Jaime Alaior
5

EXCELLENT APARTMENT WITH VERY HELPFUL OWNERS

  • 5 of 5
This was our first time in Son Bou, and we went during half-term. Greg warned us that the main San Jaime complex with the water chute pool/entertainment might be closed for the season, which I felt was really thoughtful of him, but as it happens with a 3 year old, we didn't feel the need for the water chute and doubted we'd need the entertainment. That was the case, there is a lovely pool with children's section in Zone 3 (we were in Zone 4-hope I've got those numbers right!) and our son loved that pool + the beach. The beach was further than I'd expected but that was because we had a young child who dawdled, even inspecting brambles! I think for adults it's a good 10 min walk.
The apartment was ideal, it was great having coolbags for picnics, toys for the beach, a lilo, fishing nets etc. Also a tv with dvds for kids to watch while waiting for their dinner! The apartment is clean and the info pack provided before we went was very informative. Greg arranged the airport transfers for us and they went without a hitch - in fact the driver gave our son a fun toy when we got there, so kind.
As it was very much the last week of the season, beware if you go then that the supermarkets are running down their stocks so go early to get the milk and bread in the morning. Our friends did hire a car and found a bigger better stocked supermarket in Alaior which was cheaper so that's worth considering - they'd hired their car for slightly more than we'd paid for the airport transfers, noting that price was probably cheaper as close to the season end.
We didn't feel the need to hire a car, and in fact had a lovely bus trip out to Mahon which my son thought was as good as the plane trip!
Weather was gorgeous,bit breezy at times, a couple of rainstorms but luckily they occurred at night.
We didn't go to the restaurants, our friends went once and said it was pricey so we took it in turns to cook which worked well. Our apartment kitchen appears to have every utensil you'd need to cook, together with a large fridge, and a decent size freezer.
There's a couple of playgrounds for the children, which were very handy in trying to persuade them to come off the beach.
I'd definitely recommend the apartment. Our friends were in zone 3, and I felt it was noisier over in that area. Also I preferred the layout of our lounge which was spacious compared to our friends' lounge.
Thank you Greg and Joanne for a lovely holiday!
  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2011
  • Stayed: Oct 2011
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Recommended for:  Families with Young Children
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Family friendly apartment set in nice gardens close to all amenities
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+44 (0)2476 595417
Son Bou / San Jaime Alaior
birmingham
4

SON BOU HOLIDAY

  • 4 of 5
just had a week in this apartment in june 2011 with my wife and child situated in a lovely location.a very clean apartment.all tha you need is avalible in the apartment as described. two swiiming pools within acouple of minutes of walking. the beach is about 5 to 10 mins walk away. there plenty of shops ,restertaunts and bars loacated together.theres also entertainment at night .cant wait for next year going to return.
  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2011
  • Stayed: Jun 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Family friendly apartment set in nice gardens close to all amenities
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p67765
+44 (0)2476 595417
Son Bou / San Jaime Alaior
Reading, GB
5

1ST FAMILY HOLIDAY ABROAD

  • 5 of 5
This was our 1st holiday abroad due to my son having severe allergies, Greg and Joanne were really helpful in finding out information before we had even left england, with food etc. which put our worries aside.They ordered a cake for my birthday which was delivered that morning and it was devine with a glass of ice cold Sangria. The apartment was very clean and obviously much loved by the owners, It had everything you needed and the kids loved the toys and games and the added bonus of the beach toys. The outdoor area was very clean and tidy, the sprinklers came on each night which made us jump the first night, but after that they just became background noise!!
Everyone is so friendly, The beach is a short walk from the apartment and is absolutely brilliant, just watch out for the topless and nudists!!, as they venture down the beach on walks, but still they are very friendly.
The water slides were not open and the maze had been taken down, which the older boys were sad about, but there was so much to do in Son Bou, I dont think they really missed out.
This was an absolutely fun filled holiday and the apartment was a home from home.
  • Submitted: May 31, 2011
  • Stayed: May 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Mahon
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Mahon
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
beach
Car: not necessary

Son Bou boasts the largest beach and is ideal for young children. There are plenty of sun loungers and water sports to hire .There are three beach bars to choose from. There is also a little duck pond at the beach and behind lies the nature reserve. Son bou centre consists of shops bars and restaurants, the shops range from seaside bucket and spade to more upmarket, plenty of supermarkets and a chemist. The bars and restaurants are family friendly and most have high chairs.

Other Activities: We can also organise Walking,kyacking on the bay or sea,cycling/mountain biking holidays all with guides if required.Also bird watching holidays.

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Availability & Rates

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Son Bou / San Jaime Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Rate 3
Jun 6 2014 - Jul 3 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£425
 
 
Rate 4
Jul 4 2014 - Jul 17 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£550
 
 
Rate 5
Jul 18 2014 - Aug 28 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£620
 
 
Rate 6
Aug 29 2014 - Sep 18 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£400
 
 
Rate 7
Sep 19 2014 - May 14 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£280
 

Additional information about rental rates

Notes 2014 SALE PRICES. 7 nights between 17 May and 31 May £280

31 May to 7 June 7 nights £ £ 350 or 12 nights £400

July 7 nights 11 to 18 July £ 450

Short break Saturday August 30 to Friday 5th September,6 nights £ 400.

September 12 to 19 £ 350

All booking 20% deposit then the full balance 10 weeks before your holiday.
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Amenities

Son Bou / San Jaime Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 60 m²
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Holiday Resort
  • Family
General:
  • Safe
  • Washing Machine
  • Iron & Board
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Linens Provided
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Sofa Bed
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 1 bathroom with full size bath, shower over the bath, hand basin and a washing machine.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • 1 - 1 double
    2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Bedroom 1 Large room with a double bed large wardrobe and own private balcony. Bedroom 2 Two single beds with large wardrobe. Both rooms have ceiling fans and free standing fans. Travel cot is available. There is also a safe.
Entertainment:
  • Video Games
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Games for Kids
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Television
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Books
  • Video Game Console
Outside:
  • Tennis Court
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Balcony
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
  • playground
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses:
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • mountain biking
Notes:
It is not suitable for elderly or infirm due to steps leading to the apartment.
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