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Apartment set in beautiful gardens & superb views of Mahon harbour.

Bedrooms 2
Space 70 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Set in beautiful gardens with pool & beach, restaurants, bars, shops nearby.

This 2nd (top) floor apartment boasts superb views over Mahon harbour and is set in the beautiful gardens of La Gardenia, Sol del Este. The 2 balconies at the back overlook Mahon harbour & garden while the balcony at the front overlooks the communal pool & beautiful gardens. The airy living space allows you to relax when indoors and take in the fantastic views on offer. There are 2 bedrooms - 1 double en suite (king size bed) with balcony & 1 twin with balcony, a separate bathroom, kitchen/diner with dual aspect, the living room with Satellite TV/DVD, CD player with balcony overlooking the communal pool. La Gardenia is about 15 minutes from Mahon Airport (however not in flight path - so you never hear any airplanes!) and has 2 restaurant/bars, supermarket, small cove with sun bathing areas. The pretty harbour of Calas Fonts is a 5 minute walk & it has lots of excellent restaurants, bars, shops & a great street market at night. Es Castell (also 5 Mins) has banks, bars, restaurants, shop

Carol Green
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2017


Sol del Este Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment (semi-detached)
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 70 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Village
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Parking On Street
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Unlike other apartments, No 40 has an en suite shower room provides extra privacy when sharing the apartment with another couple.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , en suite
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Main double bedroom has a king size bed, an en suite shower room & WC with balcony overlooking the harbour. Second bedroom is a twin bedded room with balcony overlooking the harbour (separate bathroom with shower WC in apartment also) We can provide a cot if required.
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 3 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
No. 40 is a 2nd floor apartment and therefore accessed by steps, please consider this when booking. Once up there the views are superb though! Children are welcome (we have two young boys ourselves) and cots; high chairs etc. can be arranged. The outdoor communal pool is maintained regularly along with the beautiful gardens. Sun loungers are provided for sitting around the pool area or gardens. A barbecue is provided and many apartments make use of the beautiful views by setting up the barbecue and eating al fresco in the gardens in the evening time. Please do not hesitate to contact us by clicking on the blue 'Contact the Owner' tab above for further information.


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(50 traveler reviews)

Apartment set in beautiful gardens & superb views of Mahon harbour.
average rating of 4.7 based on 50 reviews
Calne, Wiltshire

Another Year in this Lovely Apartment

  • 5 of 5

This was the third time that we have holidayed in this apartment, and we have recommended it to other family members too. No 40 is a lovely light airy clean apartment. On the top level it has amazing views across the entrance of the Port of Mahon to the beautiful ancient fort of La Mola. It has been kept to a high standard and is modern and practical. There are numerous restaurants in the locality of Es Castell, we seem to find more each time we holiday in Sol del Este. The pool is clean and well cared for. Mahon is a lively and interesting port/town, there a lots of coastal walks, we have been horse riding this year, great scenic roads for early morning runs. We always hire a car and try and see a bit of the island but the bus service is great and it is a very easy spot to holiday without a car too. Highly recommended and already booked for next year!

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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West yorkshire

A lovely home away from home

  • 5 of 5

Located in the lovely fishing town of es castell. The la gardenia property boats amazing coastal views. The gardens are well maintained and the pool is a great size.

The apartment itself can sleep 4 comfortably. The rooms are basic but thats all you need. The kitchen is excellent as is the spacious lounge. All in all a great value for money property. I will be booking here again in the future

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Swindon, Wiltshire, England

Location, location, location!!!!

  • 4 of 5

Cannot fault this complex with its beautiful gardens, lovely clean pool and wonderful harbour views. The local bar/restaurant served good food if you didn't want to go too far but Cala Fonts is a comfortable walk away and there you'll find lovely restaurants and boutique shops where many items of clothing were purchased!! Mahon itself is a fairly long walk away but there's a great bus service and plenty of taxis if you're feeling lazy/tired. Mahon harbour is full of fabulous boats and there are many restaurants and shops to cater for all tastes. Can't wait to go back to this lovely area of Menorca. The only reason I have given a "4" and not a "5" for this property is because the furniture covers in the apartment smelled a bit musty (maybe needed more airing). Also being on the top floor made it difficult for 2 ladies with heavy suitcases on the narrow and steep stairs. On the plus side, Carol was very helpful, the booking process was easy and every question answered promptly. The apartment had been changed from a 3 bed to a 2 bed which meant that the bathrooms were both a good size and the kitchen/diner was larger than other apartments so, overall, I would still recommend 40 La Gardenia.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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A Lovely place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in 40 la gardenia so much we have booked to go back in a couple of months! The apartment is very clean and comfortable, it contains good quality appliances with everything you could possibly need. The beds and pillows are comfortable as are the sofas. It has three balconies with beautiful views and when all are open a lovely cooling breeze blows through,(aircon not needed). The little welcome pack of grocery items is a nice touch and the information from the owner about the apartment and the area is excellent. The grounds of the gated complex are beautiful and very well maintained . Overall an excellent place to stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable and well equipped. A thoroughly enjoyable stay.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Lovely place to stay, wonderful island

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was just right for the two of us, we enjoyed the beautiful views from the balconies and the quiet location. The groceries left for us on our arrival were very welcome as we reached the apartment late in the evening. The information supplied beforehand and the details available at the apartment were really helpful. It was perfectly clean and the development as a whole well maintained and attractive.

Although we'd hired a car, the bus service to the town centre was useful for evenings when we wanted to enjoy some local wine.

The time of year we were there, second week in April, suited us well as the island was quiet but had we been shoppers (we aren't!) we would have been disappointed as about 50% of the businesses were closed, even better for us! The flora was beautiful, birdlife abundant, walking superb.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
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Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Mahon Airport
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Sol Naciente
Nearest Ferry
5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Sol Naciente
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Car: not necessary

Apartment No. 40 La Gardenia is situated in Sol del Este just a five minute walk from Calas Fonts & Es Castell. It is a 10 minute drive from Menorca capital Mahon & 10 minute drive from Mahon airport. Calas Fonts & Mahon have fantastic restaurants to suit all tastes. Mahon also has fantastic shops from designer to high street. It is also a very child friendly island. Mahon harbour is the 2nd largest natural harbour in the world so there is a constant flow of boats from powerboats, yachts, cruisers including cruise liners which dock with ease in Mahon (all sail past La Gardenia). Buses, Taxis & car hire are very reasonable on the island. Minorca is only 9 miles wide & 32 miles long so it is easy to explore the diverse attractions from beautiful sandy beaches to prehistoric archaeological sites. It is one of the most spectacular diving locations in the med. The island is a Mecca for families and without the pubs & clubs of other islands it is safe & welcoming whatever your age.

Other Activities: All weather football/basketball pitch, park with slides, swings, exercise machines 5mins walk from apartment.


Rates & Availability

Sol del Este Apartment Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Early Spring
Mar 31 2017 - Apr 27 2017
7 night minimum stay
Spring 2017
Apr 28 2017 - May 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
Early Summer
May 26 2017 - Jun 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
Jun 16 2017 - Jul 13 2017
7 night minimum stay
High Season 2017
Jul 14 2017 - Aug 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late Summer
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 21 2017
7 night minimum stay
Early Autumn
Sep 22 2017 - Oct 5 2017
7 night minimum stay
Autumn 2017
Oct 6 2017 - Oct 19 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late Autumn
Oct 20 2017 - Nov 3 2017
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

A 25% non-refundable deposit plus completed booking form (will be provided) at the time of the booking - unless less than 8 weeks to departure when full payment will be required.
The remaining balance is payable 8 weeks before your arrival date. Directions & access arrangements will be provided at this point. Cheques accepted in UK sterling or we can accept Euro cheques by prior arrangement.

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