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north- east England
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2015

We stayed here for 4 nights in June. Lovely setting, great superior room with terrace. The free minibar, coffee and tea making facilities, big TV and huge comfortable bed were very welcome. This is not a cheap hotel and we were glad of the deal we had which included 2 dinners and 2 picnics. The picnics were great, v generous... More 

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Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

Feel the Island feeling special. Travel back in history. Sleep in spotless white and well ironed linen and let Turtles in your room private patio wish you good morning. Natural, relaxing colours all througout the place. Nice touches such as Nespresso and Twinnings in guests rooms. An incredible choice of Cheeses, authentically Minorcan cured meats and thick Greek yoghourt make... More 

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Halle, Belgium
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59 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2014

As we arrived on the dusty road, we knew it. This is the kind of hotel we love most. We enjoyed our stay of three nights on Menorca. It is great. The restaurant offers a wide range of courses. If you choose a discovering menu with wines you will enjoy. We had bad luck: on Saturday evening there was a... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2014

We stayed here as part of our Inntravel walking holiday. On arrival we were offered a free upgrade so stayed in a room that had it's own patio. The Alcaufar Vell and its grounds are really quite impressive. Plenty of quiet areas to sit in the sun or in the shade, a lovely pool area, and extensive grounds in which... More 

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 May 2014

The hotel sells itself on rural tranquility.The location is delightful and peaceful with great birdlife especially Hoope, Red Kite, Kestrel, Vultures all on the estate or overhead. Beautiful 45 mins walk to sea and coastal footpath. Def need a car and very little to do nearby in the evenings. Very upset that during our 8 night stay at 180 euros... More 

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Buckingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 April 2014

You arrive up an unmade, dusty road; not a good first impression. But then you see the Alcaufar Vell...ancient, delightful, rustic. Every aspect of this enchanting hotel is authentic, respectful of history and tradition, and welcoming. My wife and I stayed for just one night, bed and breakfast, and it was lovely. The public rooms are more like a museum,... More 

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Baden Württemberg
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Reviewed 13 October 2013 via mobile

This is a review of the restaurant. The hotel looks lovely but we were staying somewhere else. We had dinner under the olive trees. Interesting, beautifully cooked and presented food. Unlike other reviews, we found the service absolutely fine. Looking back it is possible to think it might not be the best value you can find, but certainly lovely food... More 

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United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 21 September 2013

Beautifully restored old house with friendly staff for whom nothing is too much trouble. The food was excellent including produce from their own kitchen garden. Tranquil and peaceful ... Even the swallows nesting in the porch looked sleepy!

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed 5 September 2013 via mobile

What u see is not what u get, u get more! This is a beautiful hotel, amazing suites and great spaces. a dream come true for couples. When you are in Menorca, and u want to relax, dont dare to miss it. P.s the restaurant is also... Wow :)

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paris
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17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2013 via mobile

Very quiet location. The hotel is an ancient finca (traditional rural house). Nice and quiet little pool. Very good restaurant set in a relaxing area. You will need a car to visit the island or a scooter or electric bike if you stay nearby. The alcaufar beach can be reached by foot (30 mn Walk i think), it is nice... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Alcaufar Vell is situated within one of the most beautiful and tranquil natural reserves in south-east Minorca, surrounded by lovely beaches with clear waters and fine sand, it also has a leafy, wooded ravine, an ancient watchtower looking out over the Mediterranean, a kilometer of virgin coastline, and almost 250 acres of land for long walks. It has an enjoyable, friendly and family atmosphere with the comfort and independence of guests given maximum priority. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alcaufar Vell

Address: Carretera Alcalfar, Km.8, 07710, Sant Lluis, Minorca, Spain
Region: Spain > Balearic Islands > Minorca > Sant Lluis
Price Range: $280 - $1,196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Alcaufar Vell 4*
Number of rooms: 21
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“If you want wifi stay in the main house, but our garden room was very accessible and convenient. Peaceful and quiet country ambience.”
 of 5 bubbles carolet657, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Main house and adjacent buildings suited us - less keen on the ones the far side of car park”
 of 5 bubbles deborahlee64, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Each room has its own wi-fi connection (free). If outside space is a must, then rooms in the outbuildings are best.”
 of 5 bubbles Fountainsabbey, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Room 148 at the end of the annexe has a great view of the sun rise.”
 of 5 bubbles 797skh, 4 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Avoid the original main property.”
 of 5 bubbles HolaClive, 1 Oct 2015 | Read review
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