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Villa Rioja Villa
- 3 bedrooms
- 6 sleeps
- 7 nights min stay
- 3 bedrooms
- 6 sleeps
- 7 nights min stay
Description from owner
Villa Rioja is a modern detached Villa with it's own private pool and private roof top terraced offering spectacular sea views, beautiful sun sets, the terraced also offers private sunbathing. This Villa has been granted a Turistica Licence by the Consell Insular De Menorca. This means its standards are excellent and it offers all the safety standards required by the Licencing body. The Villa offers spacious accommodation and is superbly equipped and furnished to a very high standard , we are located in little quiet street which is ideally located in the resort just a few minutes walk from the resort centre and the beach steps. This fantastic Villa also offers lots of home comforts to make your holiday more enjoyable Inc: English T.V. D.V. player & films and a selection of Music, Ipod docking station Board games and toys and much much more. centre. We are well equipped for babies and toddlers we offer cots, high chairs, baby play gym, hand blender, microwave sterilizer, potty
Villa Rioja is a modern detached Villa with it's own private pool and private roof top terraced offering spectacular sea views, beautiful sun sets, the terraced also offers private sunbathing. This Villa has been granted a Turistica Licence by the Consell Insular De Menorca. This means its standards are excellent and it offers all the safety standards required by the Licencing body. The Villa offers spacious accommodation and is superbly equipped and furnished to a very high standard , we are located in little quiet street which is ideally located in the resort just a few minutes walk from the resort centre and the beach steps. This fantastic Villa also offers lots of home comforts to make your holiday more enjoyable Inc: English T.V. D.V. player & films and a selection of Music, Ipod docking station Board games and toys and much much more. centre. We are well equipped for babies and toddlers we offer cots, high chairs, baby play gym, hand blender, microwave sterilizer, potty and infant toilet seat.
We have an English Management Company who are located in Calan Porter and are available should you need them during your stay with us.
Further details indoors
Perfectly located in the resort Villa Rioja is of single story design with traditional white washed walls and tiled floors throughout and are complemented by criss crossed beamed high ceilings which keep the room cool during the hot summer months and make a great feature of the property. Villa Rioja has a very modern feel about it and is bright and refreshing, Offering large open plan Lounge, kitchen and dining area. The lounge has a large corner chocolate brown leather Sofa very comfortable!!, the dining area has seating for 6, and a open plan well equipped kitchen fully fitted. There are 3 spacious twin bedrooms with large fitted wardrobes & bedside draws providing ample storage for your belongings. The master bedroom offers en-suite facilities and the other 2 bedrooms share a lovely bathroom/shower room. We offer excellent standards and facilities which include full size beds, good mattresses, for a perfect nights sleep after all you have come rest and get a way from it all so comfy beds are important!! we also have lovely bed coverings quality sheets and towels for your use.
Further details outdoors
Villa Rioja is well gated and fenced offering a private setting in the garden areas and around the pool area of the Villa, there is a large tiled patio area with pergola terraced and sea views, the sunny terraced is furnished with a beautiful hardwood table and 6 reclining chairs. There is plenty of space for sun beds which are provided for you and there is space for children to play around the pool area. There is a large swimming pool with Roman steps into the water at the shallow end making it safe for children to enjoy. We have a lovely B.B.Q by the pool offering al fresco dining at its finest and this beautiful Villa also boast a roof top terraced with spectacular sea views, this is also gated for safety of the children, up there you will find sun loungers and cushions are provided for them and a table and chairs to make the most of the sun sets and this lovely private setting. This is a great escape and relaxing place to be, lovely to take lunch up their and it offers amazing views.
Location description from owner
The Balearic Islands region
Menorca has a relaxed and peaceful way of life. You can enjoy beautiful beaches from tiny unspoilt coves to long stretches of golden sands. The picturesque resorts and tiny fishing villages remain unfazed by its popularity. There are a whole host of enchanting eating places to explore and Menorca is rich in History with its many churches, museums, monuments and archaeological sites to visit. Mahon which is the capital is just a 15 minute drive from Cala'n Porter or we have a bus services up to 6 times a day in peak season. Mahon boasts an impressive harbour with an array of cafe's and restaurants. It also hosts special fiestas which take place all over the island which offer colourful processions, music, dancing and street parties with spectacular fire work displays. Although the island boasts many attractions beauty and tranquillity are it's characteristic attributes.
Cala'n Porter a lovely small Spanish Village which has developed in to areas of tourist, its very low key and not noisy by any means, an evenings entertainment is centred on local restaurants and friendly bars. If you want a little more then its there, you can also find professional acts, live music and dancing also family quiz nights and boozy bingo if required. We have a great children's play area with bar facilities where mum and dad can relax while the children play. In the main season we have small market that vistts a couple of times a week. Cala'n Porter is also home to a lovely safe and sandy beach as well as the famous Caves of Xoroi their you can relax and enjoy the most spectacular views and see the most beautiful sun sets. Just by the Caves of Xoroi you will find the cliff walks, which take you to Calas Coves. All this is just a short stroll from Villa Rioja, there is something for everyone in Cala'n Porter.
- Beach / lakeside relaxation
- Nearest beach 0.1 km
- Swimming pool
- Child friendly
- Car not necessary
- Air conditioning
- No pets allowed
- Private garden
- Great for children of all ages
- No pets allowed
- Cot available
- High chair available
Bed & bathroom
- 6 Single Beds, 1 Cot available
- 1 Family bathroom, 1 En suite
- Wi-Fi available
- Air conditioning
- Private outdoor pool (unheated)
- Private garden
- Solarium or roof terrace
- Balcony or terrace
- Sea view
- Internet access
- Washing machine
- Clothes dryer
- High chair available
- Satellite TV
- DVD player
- CD player
- Hair dryer
- Linen provided
- Towels provided
- Not suitable for wheelchair users
- This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.
- No smoking at this property
- Cancellation policy
About the owner
- Response rate:
- Calendar updated:
- 18 Aug 2016
- Years listed:
- Based in:
- United Kingdom
Languages spoken: English
This Villa has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and sleeps 6. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 10 Jul 2008. Located in Minorca, it has 45 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £335 to £1275.
The Owner has a response rate of 95% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 18 Aug 2016.
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– based on 45 reviews
- Very Good
“All round excellent.”
We stayed in villa Rioja in June and I have to say this villa is excellent. Everything you need and more is provided to make the villa a home from home. Our children loved the pool and the location is perfect with the beach and local shops,bars only a short walk away.Adele and Don are a pleasure to deal with and provide good tips on things to do in the area. Fantastic and we look forward to going again.
“A place to rest and replenish!! Home from home!!”
This year was our second visit.I cannot praise the Villa Rioja enough!! The family loved it,as did we.The villa is of a very high standard,but homely as well.Lovely pool and BBQ ,and within walking distance of good restaurants and the beach.Steep steps downto beach,but it can be accessed by a slightly longer route..We will certainly return,and highly recommend for recharging batteries and deep relaxation.The owners are very helpful,as are the people who look after the villa.
Hello there, It was lovely that you decided to return again to Villa Rioja and enjoyed it just as much as your first time. I hope you are all nice and relaxed now and look forward to your returning again to visits us at the wonderful Villa Rioja Thank you for your review Regards Adele & Don Greenhalgh
The owner (Adele) could not be more helpful.,everything was thought of and in place for us to have a wonderful stay. The villa was spotless and had everything we needed,location is great and to top it all off.,the weather was fantastic.,we will definitely be returning to the villa.,cannot recommend highly enough. 10/10.
Hello Thank you for awarding Villa Rioja 10 out 10 ** and so glad you had a wonderful stay hope you will return again soon Regards Adele & Don
“Ideal villa with everything you could need for a great holiday”
Villa Rioja is in the ideal location near to all amenities, shops and restaurants. The villa itself has everything you could need during your stay and is maintained to a high standard. The outside area and pool was great, all secure and private. Had a fab time in Calan Porter and would recommend staying at villa Rioja to anyone. Booking process was all handled professionally by Adele, thanks. Lovely views from the roof terrace too.
Hello Thank you for submitting your review and great that you enjoyed your stay at Villa Rioja and got to make use of that lovely terraced, I could not agree more the views are beautiful. I hope you will come and visit us again sometime soon. Regards Adele & Don Greenhalgh
“Relaxation at Villa Rioja”
We had a fabulous week at Villa Rioja. The owners Adele and Don could not have been more welcoming and friendly - even did some shopping for us ready for our after-hours arrival! The villa is lovely, spotless, comfortable and really well equipped. A gorgeous pool, patio area with barbecue and a sun terrace with great views. Calan Porter has a lovely beach and great restaurants - all a short walk from the villa. The Island itself is charming, quiet and small enough to mean you can see most of it without spending hours in the car. A great week - we shall return :-)
Hello thank you for taking the time to do this review for us, it was really nice meeting you and so glad you had a lovely stay with us and yes let hope you come back and visit us again soon. Regards Adele & Don Greenhalgh
“Great Villa, Great weather, Great Holiday!”
We had a great time in Menorca staying at Villa Rioja. The villa has everyhing you require and the outside space and pool are great. Cala N Porter has everything you require and the beach is lovely with good tapas at the end bar. Restaurants in the resort were starting to close but those open served decent food at reasonable prices. Better quality and more authentic restaurants found in Mahon, Ciutadella and elsewhere. Es castell and Fornells well worth a visit for lunch. Overall, a great family holiday in a very pleasant Villa.
Thank you for your review and so glad you enjoyed your stay at Villa Rioja and at the end of Oct you had such lovely weather. I am pleased you got to see some other places on the Island as it all so beautiful and unspoilt and as you say we have some amazing restaurants in Mahon and around the Island.The wonderful thing is about Calan porter, is that it is a great base to explore the rest of Island, also as the island is so small 30 miles from one end to the other i think, Know where is far away. Hope you will visit Villa Rioja again soon. Regards Adele Greenhalgh
“Amazing Villa- perfect resort!”
We stayed here for two weeks with our 3 year old, 7 month year old and parents (66&76) The villa is perfect in every way! It's immaculate, spacious and well maintained. It's perfect for families and has everything you need for kids and babies. The pool is great, a very good size and it gets cleaned twice per week by a lovely guy called Lee. Adele was so helpful from the minute we booked her Villa and provided us with all the information we needed to know about the Villa and the resort. Calan Porter is a great resort and has everything you need to keep you entertained for two weeks. The villa is literally a few minute walk to the Main Street, where half way down you come across a great play area for kids with bouncy castles/trampolines etc and a bar! There's then enough bars and restaurants to keep you entertained (the tapas Casa Tia was our favourite) and then we often ended the night in Sa Paissa hotel bar, where they had outside entertainment every night (temptations, Abba, etc) It was really good and a fab atmosphere. The beach is amazing but is down about 145 steps although the walk down hill to it was fine and about 10 minutes from the villa. We just got a taxi back (7 euros) as it would very difficult to walk back with children and grandparents! Overall we could not recommend this villa and resort more highly. A perfect holiday!
So glad that you all enjoyed your stay with us and found Villa to exceed your expectations. Also pleased that have made the most of our lovely resort. The bouncy castles/trampolines etc and bar! is a great place for the little one's we would love to have welcome you back to stay with again soon. regards Adele & Don Greenhalgh
“Owners did everything possible to make our stay excellent”
From first booking the villa, Adele was extremely helpful with a great knowledge of the resort. The villa is exactly as it appears in the photographs. It is well maintained, clean and well equiped. When we arrived at the villa at approx. 9.30am, with the intention of leaving our cases as the rental didn't commence until later in the day. However, there were a team of four ladies cleaning the villa and they were finished ready for us to enter the property by 10am which was unexpected but brilliant.. We are definitely going to recommend the villa to family, friends and colleagues.
Thank you for your review glad you enjoyed your stay and that the Villa met your expectations. We have a great management company who work closely with us helping to look after you at our Villas once you arrive and of course if we can get your Villa ready for on an early arrival then we do so. Hope you will come and stay again soon. Thank you Adele & Don Greenhalgh
“A perfect villa, a perfect holiday! We will be back!!”
We love menorca, it's a lovely quieter place but with enough to do. Beautiful beaches. No need for a car HONESTLY! Our 3 year old loves it we have been to cala'n porter 2x now!! Great places to eat! A fun house for kids or walks for adventurous people!! Adele and don are the most helpful people ever and so kind and thoughtful! We went a villa there too!!!! :)
Thank you for your review we also think Menorca is a great place and we are so glad you enjoyed our beautiful Villa we look forward to welcoming you back again some time soon Regards Adele & Don Greenhalgh
This villa is beautiful. We were very nervous about going abroad for the first time with our 2 children, but this was all we expected and more. Adele is so helpful with everything and the villa really is like home from home. We search for hours and hours for a villa and we were begining to think we were being too fussy, wanting a fab pool, and near the airport so we didnt have a long transfer, and near the beach and resturants but nice and quiet........then we found Villa Rioja. The boys LOVED the pool, and there were lots of inflatables for us all to play on. When i got a bit hot for them mid-afternoon they could go inside and watch some CBEEBIES or play a board game under the parasol and i could stay out and read my book. If you was in a hotel you would have to go in with them everytime they needed the loo. It made it so much more relaxing. The Villa is wonderful, clean, tidy and everything you need. We had a BBQ a few nights, ate out some other nights and made a spag bol, pizza and chips the other 2 nights, the kitchen has everything you need and the supermarket just 5 minutes away is well stocked. The boys just stayed in the pool till late, then we ate tea outside. The roof top terrace is lovely, you can watch the sunset with a glass of wine, it is very private. The beach is lovely, and the water is shallow very far out, so very safe for children. There is a play area open at night that has a bar, so it is nice to have a drink and the kids can play on the bouncy thingy and ride go-carts. We also caught the bus in to Mahon one day, which has a lovely harbour, we enjoyed looking at all the boats and had lunch there and a very big ice-cream. This truly is a wonderful holiday, totally relaxing, which we were worried about with the children, but because it is totally safe, and a locked gate and there is only you, you arent worried about them getting lost etc. It really is like being at home, in your back garden, with the sun and a pool.......and no jobs to do! I can not recommend it enough. The boys actually cried the morning we left. Thank you Adele and Don for sharing this wonderful place with us
Well what can I say thank you so much for your very kind words and review about our lovely Villa Rioja. Also of our resort Calan Porter which we think is a lovely little village and has everything for a perfect family holiday. It makes so proud when we get such great reviews and it makes all our efforts and hard work worth while. I do hope you will visit us again soon once again thank you Regards Adele & Don
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