Finca Son Rito is a country estate set in 800,000m² of land with golden cornfields, almond groves and uninterrupted views across natural rolling countryside. A complete haven of peace and quiet with total privacy this rustic farmhouse has an ideal ambience in which you can relax.
The original part of this semi-stone clad house dates back 400 years and the current owner, one of Mallorca's leading architects and interior designers, whose flair for combining the old with the new is known internationally and is superbly represented here. The result is quite simply stunning and has to be seen to be appreciated. With the ultra modern interior, naturally blending with the original rustic features each helping to create a very calming and relaxed atmosphere in all rooms, each with their own individual character and ambience.
The oak studded door opens into the living room with a honey covered leather three piece suite clustered around the stone hearth of the fireplace, Satellite TV, DVD player, PlayStation 2 and complimentary internet access. An inner arch leads into the very delightful lounge with feature iron table and chairs. The large fully fitted kitchen has dishwasher, microwave, fridge/freezer, marble work top and five burner gas hob/oven with a side door to the sun terrace. The unique dining room has solid oak table with matching chairs and direct access to the front terrace.
One majestic twin bedroom has en-suite shower room and doorway to the garden terrace. A further quiet seating area has stairs leading up to an open plan double bedroom with en-suite shower room. Guests cloakroom and separate utility room houses the washing machine.
Upstairs is the magnificent master bedroom with two double beds, walk in wardrobes, full en-suite shower room with heated towel rail, sitting area, pine strip flooring and direct access to the private upper sun terrace with views across fields to distant mountains. One pleasantly furnished double bedroom has feature en-suite bathtub/shower room with heated towel rail.
The accommodation is presented in first class condition with air conditioning in all bedrooms and benefits further from the mellow, cooling terracotta tiles used throughout the house, with many original wooden beams. Many unique individual features and local artefacts all create a rustic enchantment of a bygone age that is purely Mallorcan with colourful hand painted ceramics, vaulted ceilings, coved lighting and full use of natural light.
ANNEXE: Adjoining the main house is the delightful annexe with recently upgraded accommodation offering:
* A lounge with seating area
* One double bedroom
* One twin bedroom each with en-suite shower room
* Two further bedrooms (one double and one twin) share an adjacent full bath/shower room. Air conditioning in all bedrooms
* Living room with feature fireplace, three piece suite. This annexe is ideal for grandparents, teenagers or au pair/nanny
* Bed sizes;
Doubles 1.35 x 2.00...1.50 x 1.85...1.60 x 1.80....1.50 x 2.00...1.35 x 1.80
Twins 0.90 x 2.00
Note; Prices are based on occupancy upto 16 persons.
Upto 4 extra persons can stay with extra bed each. Price is 30.00 Euros per person per day and so max 20 persons.
One very special feature of Finca Son Rito is the BBQ - the best we have seen. Set across from the main house this attractive open sided casita is purpose built for summer living and charmingly furnished with cushioned bamboo seats, reclining sun loungers and covered or poolside dining areas with music system, kitchen area with chilled drinks fridge, dishwasher, hob and shower/wc. For sports enthusiasts there is table tennis. The beautiful crystal blue swimming pool is surrounded by well-kept, good sized lawns with plenty of space for children to safely play. This is an ideal area for evening cocktails and admiring the views to the hilltop Sant Salvador monastery. The grounds surrounding the house have cobbled terraces (one with a mature Lladroner tree providing welcome shade) floodlit gardens and quiet shaded seating areas ideal for reading. For walkers, cyclists and bird watchers - the open countryside awaits.