FAQ

Answers to your Frequently Asked Questions about renting a villa in Formentera.

Who are Villas Formentera?

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Established in 2012 Villas Formentera is a villa booking agency with a personal service which is designed for Villa owners and established agencies with charming quality villas to easily rent them out to guests for holidays within the beautiful island of Formentera. Our website makes finding and booking a villa a pleasure and easy to book.

Why should I book through you?

  • We only accept villas that are nice, inspiring, unique and have an island feel, saving you hours of time scrolling through hundreds of not so nice villa’s to find a decent one.
  • All of the villa’s listed on our website have been checked by us giving you peace of mind that the villa’s and the owners are genuine. We have currently taken bookings for ALL of the villa’s listed on our website over the past years with a person based on the island to contact incase of any problems while at the villa.
  • Personal service… You get given a personal agent to ask/answer any questions from start to finish. No call centre or large office.
  • We are a team of nice approachable people and understand the importance of a stress free holiday in a comfortable villa within a stunning location. We make sure our guests are looked after.
  • You can contact us by email, phone, whattsapp or messenger.

How do I make a booking?

  • Search by number of bedrooms needed or by all villas. Use the calendar to see available dates & prices. Request to book or ask us a question.
  • Some of our larger luxury villas are not listed on the website for security purposes, so please contact us with your requirements and we will email the brochures to you.
  • Once we confirm your booking, we will email you a rental agreement & payment details for you to make the deposit of up to 50% to finalise and secure the booking. At this point, the dates will be blocked and the remaining balance will be due up to 8 weeks before arrival.

Can I pay by credit card or bank transfer?

Yes. Most of the owners & agents advertising villas on our website only have the facility for bank transfer however some can accept payment by credit card. Credit card payments will incur a small processing fee. Please refer to your individual rental agreement for more information.

Will someone meet us on arrival?

Yes. After your booking has been confirmed, you will be sent all information for arrival including the house managers contact information for any questions before or during your stay.

Can I book extra services like flights, car or boat hire through you?

We are a villa bookings specialist only, however we have a list of recommended services that you can book direct with. Please see the extra services below.
For other services I.e chef, babysitting etc, each house manager have their own services that they recommend that will be available for you if you ask us once the villa has been booked.

What if I need to cancel?

Please see our terms & conditions for our company cancellation policy http://www.villasformentera.com/terms-conditions/ however some agents have their own policies. Please refer to your individual rental agreement for more information.

What time can we check in?

  • Check is usually between 16:00 and 17:00 and check out between 10:00 and 12:00 depending on each villa and how long they need to do a thorough clean between each stay. Please refer to your individual rental agreement for exact times.
  • Early check in may be possible depending on the previous booking. It may also be possible to leave your bags at the villa until the changeover is complete and ready for your stay. Simply ask us before your arrival.

What is tourist tax?

All visitors to spain & the spanish islands are required to pay a tourist tax upon arrival, being € 2.20 per person per day during high season (May to November) and € 0.55 per person per day during low season. This only applies for persons of 16 years and older.

Can we arrange food & drinks to be at the villa on arrival?

Yes. So you can choose exactly what you would like, we recommend shopping online before your arrival for it to be at the villa when you arrive.   http://www.supermercadoonline-formentera.com/
Please contact us first to make sure there will be someone at the villa to take the delivery.

How do I get to the island?

We have written an article on this. See here: http://www.villasformentera.com/about-formentera/how-to-get-to-formentera/

I booked through you last year, but now want to holiday at a different spanish island. Can you find us a villa in Ibiza?

Yes. Please see our sister site www.whiteislandvillas.com with stunning villas in all 4 of the Balearic Islands. Ibiza, Mallorca, Menorca & Formentera.

Massage Formentera

If you want a fully relaxing holiday, why not have highly recommended local masseuse, Patricia Basso give you a massage in the comfort of your own villa? Patricia has been living and working in Formentera for over 10 years and mixes her own aromatic oils with herbs from the island. She has perfected her Thai Massage technique in Chiang Mai, Thailand and can also perform Ayurvedic massage or theraputic massage depending on your requirements. Email Patricia here to book a massage or ask her a question. Please quote "Villas Formentera" in your message when inquiring. Visit her website here.

Water Taxi Service to Ibiza

If you need to get to Ibiza for a party, shopping or just having dinner, hiring a water taxi can be the quickest and easiest way to get to Ibiza and back, at any time of the day or night. We recommend Hotfish water taxi ibiza. They have two 12 meter RIB speed boats that can carry 11 people each (22 people total) to or from Formentera at any time you wish, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Prices from 65€ per person each way. Email us here to book.

Car Hire Formentera

If you are looking to rent a car in Formentera, we recommend Rentalcars.com as they have a good selection of cars to choose from.

It is advised to purchase Excess Liability insurance, which will cover the cost of your excess if you need to make a claim.

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