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

Bedrooms 2
Space 753 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 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

Registration Number : 91732

Carol Green
Member since: 2008
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Calendar last updated:
January 20, 2018


Sol del Este Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment (semi-detached)
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 753 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • 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.


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Apartment set in beautiful gardens & superb views of Mahon harbour.
average rating of 4.7090907 based on 55 reviews

A delightful flat set in very attractive surroundings and located in one of Menorca's best areas.

  • 5 of 5

We used the flat for 3 weeks in September 2017 and really enjoyed our time visiting the historic sites,beachs and walking the coastal paths.

The flat is at second floor level with high ceilings,very light and has 3 balconies to enjoy sunshine or shade.It has been completely renovated with excellent lighting and new bathrooms,kitchen and decor.

The surrounding areas are attractive and well maintained.There is a fairly large pool.

The towns nearby ( Es Castel and Mahon ) are interesting and easy to get to by walking ,bus or car.

Many people return to La Gardenia year after year and we hope to return soon.

To sum up, 40 La Gardenia is an excellent holiday choice.

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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Fantastic stay

  • 5 of 5

Second visit to the apartment - had a fantastic time and will be back! Apartment perfect, very clean and comfortable, and the grounds were immaculate. Hired a car to explore the island - good location to travel from and buses accessible too.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Wonderful location

  • 5 of 5

The top floor apartment overlooked the sea to the east with fabulous sunrises. It is set on a small, well managed complex with p!entry of street parking. It takes fifteen minutes to walk to the cafes and restaurants of Es Castellan and Cala Fontes along the coast. With a car it is ideally situated for touring the island. The flat is very clean and well laid out. Martin, the handyman, is great if any small problems arise. It was a very pleasant stay in beautiful surroundings.

  • Submitted: May 6, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
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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: August 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: August 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: June 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
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

Taxes and fees are additional

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.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund