In the residence, where are the apartments situated?
The apartments are located on the upper floor of the charming house « Los Albatros »
When does the vacation period start?
Ideally check in days are Saturdays afternoon and check out days Saturdays at 9.00, but you can start your stay any day and book for as many days as you choose.
Will somebody be there to welcome us when we arrive?
Yes, someone will always be there to welcome you on your arrival.
What services are included?
Bed linen and bathroom towels are provided and changed weekly. There is free internet and a safe inside the apartment. A high chair for children can be provided. Constant presence of the owners on the lower floor for any help needed.
Is it possible to have a baby bed?
We can provide a baby bed with mattress and pillow (no sheets provided) for 25€ per/week.
Is there a washing machine in the apartments?
How far are the apartments from the sea?
About 60 meters.
How far is the beach?
Two minutes by foot: about 200 meters.
What is the beach like?
Beautiful fine white sandy beach.
What is the water like?
Very clear and transparent, when the sea is calm.
How do you reach the beach?
By foot along a path with steps.
Are there restaurants on the beach?
Three restaurants among which to choose.
What can you hire on the beach?
You can hire sunbeds, parasols, paddleboats and kayaks.
How far is the minimarket?
The closest one is about 400 meters away, and there are other ones in the area.
Are there shops, bars, restaurants nearby?
There are souvenir shops, bars and some restaurants.
Is there a pharmacy nearby?
Yes, there is.
Is there a medical assistance nearby?
There is a private practitioner’s office.
Are there activities for children nearby?
There are playgrounds, mini go-kart, mini-golf, billiards and an aquatic center.
What other activities are there nearby?
There is a diving center in the nearby village of Addaya, motorboat rental and charter boat trips. Son Parc Golf course is just a few kilometers away. The island offers many other activities such as VTT cycling, excursions, horse riding and bird watching.
What kind of transport is there on the island?
There is a good bus service from Arenal d’en Castell to Mahon, Alayor and Fornells and from there to the major centers of the island.
Can you rent a car nearby?
400m from the apartments there is a car rental, and another 500m away.
Is it possible to rent a car at the airport?
At the airport you can find all the major car rental companies (Hertz, Avis, Europcar…), and other ones accessible by shuttle as OkCars and Gold Car.
Is there a parking space available?
There is the possibility to park in the road just in front of the house.
How do you reach the island from Spain?
There are ferries from Barcelona and Valencia, to Mahon or Ciutadela, and there are frequent flights from Barcelona, Madrid and other major cities.
Which agencies offer direct flights to Mahon?
From Great Britain there is a large choice of tour operators offering flights to Menorca: consult your local travel agency. From Italy several flight companies and agencies offer a direct flight, from Milan, Bergamo, Venice, Verona, Bologna, Rome, etc. Direct flights from France, Belgium, Germany and Sweden are also available.
How long does it take by taxi from the airport?
It takes about 20/30 minutes.