Solmar Villas are pleased to offer a selection of private villas in Cala Blanca – in the Ciutadella area of Menorca.Ciutadella was previously the capital city of Menorca. It is set to the west of the island. The town is an old Moorish town, evidenced by its architecture, history and culture. There is a lot of history and landmarks to be viewed in the town.The town centre is also the main shopping zone for the local resorts, making it a great place to visit if you’re staying at a local villa in Cala Blanca.Ciutadella is around 50 kilometres from Mahon (MAH) Airport, and the transfer time is between 45 minutes to an hour.
Cala Blanca – A Fun, Contemporary Location for a Holiday Villa Rental
Cala Blanca is a modern resort, built in the 1990s, and improved to conform to the evolution of the travel industry. It is a peaceful, family-friendly resort – the perfect place to find a holiday villa rental if you’re travelling with kids in tow.There are two small beaches in Cala Blanca, both clean and good for families – with crystal clear waters and many activities available.The resort’s nightlife consists mainly of hotel entertainment. There are a few bars that are open until the early hours of the morning, but it is mostly restaurants and hotels that offer the nightlife. You’ll never have to worry about raucous revellers if you stay at a luxury villa in Cala Blanca.There are restaurants around the resort offering all types of international cuisine, so you’ll never run out of choices for your dinner.FiestasFiestas in Menorca are always lavish and extravagant, featuring processions, music, dancing, food and drink. There are many fiestas throughout the year, which the locals treat as a public holiday – only the bars and restaurants stay open. Many towns have fiestas at different times throughout the year, on top of the main Menorcan ones:
- • Fiesta of Sant Joan: Held in Ciutadella, June 23 - 24• Fiesta of Sant Antoni: Jan 17, usually the craft fair joins onto the celebrations• Larger towns have their annual Carnival on the Thursday after Ash Wednesday• Any De Sa Desgracia ‘Our Year of Disgrace’: To commemorate the day when Ciutadella underwent a brutal destruction led by Turkish troops, held on July 9
Open Air Markets – Held in the Plaza de Mercat each day. Friday/Saturday markets are held in Plaza de Es Born. There is also a market in Ciutadella. They have stalls offering fruit and vegetables, leather goods, local produce and souvenirs. The shops in the small surrounding resorts are mostly supermarket/SPAR-type shops and the typical souvenir shops. You’ll have to venture further afield from your private villa in Cala Blanca to get to the designer shops and vintage boutiques in Ciutadella.
Things to Do Whilst Staying at a Villa to Rent in Cala Blanca
- • Diving School: For beginners and experienced divers – equipment is available to hire
- • Aqua Centre Waterpark: There are big slides, a children’s area, a Jacuzzi, go-karting and bars/snacks – Aqua Centre makes for a great day out with the kids• Mini golf• Trampolines• Play areas for the children• Tennis• Water polo• Sailing• Waterskiing• A day trip to Ciutadella – where there is some serious shopping to be done, sightseeing and cultural/historical land marks
Cala Blanca has a pedestrianised town centre, so it is easy to walk around. There are also taxis in the area, which only cost a few Euros for most local journeys. There are mini trains taking people to and from the beach. The local bus service is good and there is a service running to and from Ciutadella every 20 minutes, only costing a few Euros.Making Travel easyYour holiday should be about fun and relaxation, not stressful shopping trips, so why not plan in advance for your shopping to be delivered to your holiday villa rental on arrival? A new service is now available from 'Mobile Shop and Hire Services Online'. Simply register and place your order online, your shopping will then be delivered straight to your luxury villa in Cala Blanca. In addition to its online grocery shopping service, the company also helps to arrange celebration cakes, boat trips and excursions – as well as catering.
Solmar Villas in Cala Blanca
Each luxury villa in Cala Blanca that we offer has a pool and has been carefully chosen and approved by our staff. Our high standards ensure that we only select the very best private villas in Cala Blanca to rent for our clients.As well as luxury villas in Cala Blanca, we offer luxury properties in the Menorcan resorts of Binibeca, Cala En Forcat, Cala En Porter, Cala Galdana, Punta Prima, Son Parc and Son Bou. We also have a full selection of holiday villa rentals in Mallorca, mainland Spain, Albufeira and the Canary Islands.
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