Duplex Penthouse Apartment in Kalkan Old Town, Turkey

Stunning Duplex Penthouse Apartment in Kalkan's Old Town

A Genuine 2 mins stroll to Kalkan's Restaurants, Beach and Harbour

Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms)

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    • Property type:Apartment
    • Sleeps:6 (3 bedrooms)
    • Bathrooms/Toilets:2
    • Pool
    • Air conditioning
    • Internet access

    Location:

    Property description

    The Sahane Apartment is a new luxury duplex apartment featuring a spectacular penthouse with private wraparound roof terrace. It enjoys an unrivalled location in Kalkan's historic 'Old Town', only a genuine 2 min stroll to Kalkan’s restaurants, harbour and beach (no taxi needed!). The 3 bedroom Sahane offers panoramic sea views from every room, which all have private balconies from which to enjoy the best view in Kalkan. There is also a beautiful pool and sunbathing area shared with only 2 other apts. The lounge balcony & roof terrace are furnished with tables and chairs for eating al fresco or taking in the Mediterranean before you. The private roof terrace is also furnished with sun beds, parasol and has a built in private bbq for guest use. The fully air-conditioned property is finished to an exceptionally high standard, is tastefully furnished throughout and includes all you would expect from a luxury holiday home.

    Accommodation description

    Bedrooms:
    Bedroom 1 spectacular king size penthouse suite with en-suite. Private wraparound roof terrace with sun beds, parasol, built-in BBQ & table & chairs.
    Bedroom 2 with super king size bed and private balcony.
    Bedroom 3 with twin beds and private balcony.

    Bathrooms:
    En suite bathroom to penthouse bedroom, with WC, walk-in power shower, wash basin and mirrors. Fully tiled.
    House bathroom with WC, walk-in power shower, wash basin and mirrors. Fully tiled.

    Kitchen:
    Contemporary kitchen features granite worktops and is fully equipped with stainless steel hob, oven, extractor, microwave, washing machine, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, elec gadgets, new crockery, cutlery and utensils. Elec water cooler is also provided.

    Utility Room:
    Washing machine and electric boiler. Iron and ironing board for guest use. Clothes airer and laundry bag provided.

    Living Rooms:
    Living room has a spacious seating area with 2 large comfortable leather sofas, footstools and coffee table. There is an LCD TV, satellite inc a good choice of English channels and DVD. Dining area has a beautiful marble table and ample seating for 6.

    Other:
    The Sahane apartment commands stunning sea views from every room! The breathtaking views across Kalkan and islands can be enjoyed from all balconies, the extensive private roof terrace and BBQ surrounding the penthouse suite.

    Cleaning/Towels/Linen/Maid service:
    Bed linen and towels provided. Please bring your own beach towels. Twice weekly cleaning and linen change. Daily light clean and bin emptying provided. Iron and ironing board provided. Guests receive quality complementary toiletries on arrival.

    Amenities/Facilities:
    Barbecue, Shared Pool, Parking.

    Dishwasher, Fridge, Fridge/Freezer, Hob/Stove, Iron, Microwave, Oven, Washing Machine.

    Air Conditioning, Internet Access, Satellite, TV.

    Location Type:
    Beach, Village.

    Outside
    Outside the Sahane apartment lounge there are sea facing wrought iron and glass patio tables and chairs with comfortable seat cushions from which to admire the sea views. The penthouse suite also has a private wraparound balcony which features its own patio table and a further 4 chairs and parasol from which to enjoy a light lunch or a sundowner. There are also two sun loungers and occasional table provided on the private roof terrace. In addition, there is also a brick built private BBQ for the sole use of Sahane apartment guests. The beautiful shared pool and pool area are shared only with two other (smaller) apartments and are furnished with further sunloungers and parasols as the pool area benefits from all day sunshine. The surrounding communal gardens are beautifully maintained and feature well tended cascading bougainvillea, banana trees and hibiscus.

    Important notes on accommodation

    The fully air conditioned Sahane is finished to an exceptional standard. Antique marble floors are standard throughout and there is a feature limestone archway connecting the lounge areas to the two ground floor bedrooms.
    There is an electric boiler to ensure guests have continuous hot water and out of season, the air conditioning units will heat as well as cool when needed.
    An English speaking 'meet and greet' service will welcome you to the Sahane Apartment, providing an on-site point of contact. Sahane Apartment guests are also provided with some basic provisions on arrival. Complimentary wi-fi for guests. There is also a full information file for guest use which gives details of suggested days out, recommendations for local restaurants and general information on Kalkan and its environs. We are also happy to assist with flight bookings and arranging transfers from Dalaman or Antalya airports.

    Rates

    Prices

    Rental Period Per Night Per Week Per Month Min. Stay (Nights)
    1 September 2014 - 30 September 2014 £ 645.00 -
    1 October 2014 - 31 October 2014 £ 555.00 -
    1 November 2014 - 31 December 2014 £ 425.00 -
    1 January 2015 - 28 February 2015 £ 345.00 -
    1 March 2015 - 31 March 2015 £ 425.00 -
    1 April 2015 - 30 April 2015 £ 445.00 -
    1 May 2015 - 31 May 2015 £ 495.00 -
    1 June 2015 - 30 June 2015 £ 645.00 -
    1 July 2015 - 31 August 2015 £ 785.00 -

    Notes on prices
    Discounts available for smaller parties or extended durations.

    Changeover day
    Changeover day is flexible though please check with owner as this needs to fall in line with existing bookings. Check in time is 3pm and and checkout time is 11am though again this is flexible wherever possible. Staff are also able to store luggage.

    Booking notes
    A 25% (minimum £200) non-refundable deposit is required to secure booking. Balance payable 12 weeks prior to arrival. A refundable damage/breakages deposit is required 12 weeks prior to arrival. This will be returned on clearance by local agent, approx 1 week after departure. Guests preferring to waive the breakage deposit can pay a one off fee of £20, again 12 weeks prior to departure. Guests also receive complementary quality toiletries on arrival.

    Location

    Duplex Penthouse Apartment in Kalkan Old Town, Turkey

    About the area

    Coast/Beach
    Kalkan itself has an attractive pebble beach that is only a 2 minute stroll away. The picturesque turquoise waters of ‘Kaputas Beach’ is about 10 mins drive away (taxis are plentiful and there is a regular dolmus service) - real Robinson Crusoe land! Patara Beach, often renowned as one of the world's best beaches is about only a 15 min drive. Kalkan's bustling harbour also provides gulet trips for relaxing days out. There are also many beach clubs nearby, which offer free taxi services.

    Special Interest Holidays
    Kalkan is ideal for all types of water activities from water skiing to scuba diving. Kalkan Bay also has a Blue Flag Award for cleanliness. Walkers and hikers are well catered for with the ancient Lycian Way on the doorstep. This passes directly through the town making it ideal for anyone wanting to walk part of the extensive, picturesque route. Early morning horse riding lessons are available on Patara Beach and during the summer months Yoga classes are available on the sea front at the renowned Villa Mahal, only a short water taxi away. Kalkan also provides many opportunities for sketching, painting or photography as its flora and fauna never fails to inspire.
    A local restaurant called Gurus has been recently featured in a national UK newspaper and is popular for its Turkish cookery classes which are a great way to meet new people in an informal setting and enjoy and introduction to delicious Turkish cuisine.

    How to get there
    Kalkan is reached via Dalaman airport, from which we can help you to arrange a transfer. Dalaman is only 90 mins away and is serviced by most airlines from the UK (First Choice, Thomas Cook, Thomson, Easyjet and Jet 2 etc etc), operating from most regional airports. We will be happy to assist with locating flights and booking transfers.

    Distances
    Kalkan is at the very heart of ancient Lycia and as such many historical sites are close by, including Xanthos, Letoon, Pinara, Tlos and Patara. Kekova, Demre, Myra, Phaselis, Olympos and Aspendos are also within reach, as are the attractive harbour towns of Fethiye and Kas. The historical ghost village of Kaya (Greek ghost town, subject of Louis de Berniere's 'Birds without Wings') is also worth a visit.

    Further Details
    Kalkan is a small harbour village with winding cobbled streets and alleyways, which has expanded gradually over recent years. The ancient old town retains its original character, surrounded by the awesome Taurus mountains. At its centre lies the harbour with a mix of local fishing craft, traditional gulets and visiting yachts. There is a wealth of superb restaurants, the best to be had in coastal Turkey and for which Kalkan is most famous. Here you will find menus to suit all pockets and tastes. These are mainly situated along the harbour front or on roof terraces offering excellent views over the sea, superb fresh fish and seafood. A wonderful evening can be enjoyed in a relaxing ambience soaking up the atmosphere of the village at night. Many of these restaurants feature annually in reports provided by national newspapers in the UK. Although sophisticated and chic, these have still retained their Turkish charm. Shops are very good quality with a range of merchandise available from arts and crafts to ‘designer’ handbags. There is a range of boutique style bag shops that hold many bargains compared to UK prices. There is also an excellent weekly Thursday market providing many opportunities for bargain hunting from t-shirts and jeans to spices and local farmer’s food produce. There are a number of banks with ATM machines and a Post Office both in the village.

    Guest reviews

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    Guest
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    5/5

    Reviewed by: anniegee, United Kingdom

    Reviewed: 14 May 2014

    Date of stay: April 2014

    "Sahane Apartment"

    A fabulous penthouse apartment overlooking the harbour in Kalkan. Short walking distance from bars, restaurants, harbour, town beach etc. Have been to Kalkan several times before but have always rented villas, wanted a week away to recharge the batteries and as it was slightly out of season wasn't sure if the weather would be good so decided to book an apartment to cut costs, so glad we did! Sahane is delightful, high quality fixtures and fittings, comfy beds, wonderful outdoor spaces including a fabulous roof terrace with a great view, great pool with sun loungers. This apartment has everything and more from home. The owners Sue and Sean are most helpful and very well organised. The information they sent us was really useful, driving directions from airport, restaurant recommendations etc were spot on! The management team led by Samet are great, so efficient and helpful. The apartment is kept spotlessly clean. Another nice touch is that pool towels are provided. We hired a car from Dalaman but you really don't need to as everything is so close and Sue can arrange transfers. Weather wasn't great first couple of days so did use car to get out and about. Rest of week lovely sunshine so spent most of time up on roof relaxing, didn't brave the pool but guess it would be fab as it warms up. Kalkan is a charming little town, there is a small town beach and several beach clubs where you can swim, eat and drink. Nice little shops, great bars and restaurants, in fact so many good restaurants you are spoilt for choice. Had a wonderful stay and hope to be back one day, would highly recommend this apartment!

    Recommended for: Age 55+, girls getaway, sightseeing, families with teenagers and romantic getaway

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    5/5

    Reviewed by: Jo, chris and boys, United Kingdom

    Reviewed: 24 August 2013

    Date of stay: August 2013

    "Wonderful Holiday"

    Just to say we had a wonderful holiday once again in Kalkan. The apartment was fabulous and in a prime location with everything you need within a couple of minutes walk. We will certianly miss having the wonderful view when we are eating breakfast or having a drink on an evening! We would be booking again for next year but unfortunately one of the weeks we need has already gone. Thanks once again Jo, chris and family

    Response to review:
    Thanks Jo, Chris and family, I am delighted you enjoyed your first visit to Sahane. We miss the view too especially watching the gulets go out in the morning and of-course with a glass as the sun goes down! I am pleased you have managed to re-work your weeks so you can manage another fortnight. We love to welcome repeat guests back again! Sue and Sean
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    Reviewed by: Haze, United Kingdom

    Reviewed: 13 August 2013

    Date of stay: May 2013

    "SAHANE"

    The Sahane Apartment is superb. It is beautifully decorated and appointed, scrupulously clean, with Management Staff always on hand to help in any way they can. The views over Kalkan bay cannot be beaten, and it is a few minutes walk from all the attractions of Kalkan Old Town, while being in a quiet location. The restaurants of Kalkan offer so much choice, and in the twenty visits we have made to the Town have not had a bad meal yet, we keep to our favourites but try to visit at least three new ones each time. The Owners cannot do enough to make your holiday here special, and the apartment wants for nothing, it is a true home from home rather than another holiday rental.

    Response to review:
    Thanks Hazel and Brian, I am glad you liked the Sahane. We love it for the same reasons, proximity to town, no compromise on the views and despite being in the Old Town it is still very quiet. Well you have now been in Sahane, Cennet and Su so will be spoilt for choice from now on! Enjoy your next holiday in Cennet in September!

    Recommended for: Age 55+, girls getaway, sightseeing, families with young children and romantic getaway

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    5/5

    Reviewed by: anothergoodone, United Kingdom

    Reviewed: 12 August 2013

    Date of stay: July 2013

    "The Jewel in the Crown!"

    We stayed at the Sahane apartment for 9 nights in July, but have been staying here annually for around the last 6 years. In our opinion this has got to be one of the best locations to be in Kalkan. It is quiet and peaceful, yet only 2 minutes walk to the nearest supermarket and restaurant, with the majority of shops and restaurants in town only 5 minutes walk away. One of the real bonuses of this location is that you really don't need a car whilst you are staying there unless you want to travel extensively. Everything is walking distance, including the taxi-rank which is close by. The owners Sue and Sean are committed to providing a fabulous holiday experience for guests. The apartment is beautifully appointed and looked after really well by Samet and his team, who are always on hand to assist with any queries. The majority of our stay at the Sahane usually finds us sun-bathing on the wrap around roof terrace outside the main bedroom, which gets sun from breakfast through until the last rays of the evening. The views from there of Kalkan bay and the harbour are just stunning and you get the same view from the floor below. I don't think there are many properties in the Old Town that could match this. We tend to use the balcony on the lower floor for our lunch and the roof terrace for breakfast and evening drinks/meals. We also make good use of the built in BBQ on the roof terrace. Although there are many very high standard restaurants in Kalkan, should you want to dine in, the apartment is really well equipped. The apartment also has a cold water machine which is a fabulous facility to help you keep hydrated. It also avoids the need to carry large bottles of water from the supermarket, as Samet will arrange to change the bottle on request, which costs only around ?2 for 19 litres of water. The pool is shared with the two apartments below. There are ample sun-loungers for all 3 apartments, but we tend to sunbathe upstairs and just go down when we want to have a dip or swim to cool off. You can be in the sun or the shade on the sun-loungers by the pool. The pool itself is large enough to have a decent swim in and it is partially shaded by the building in front, which is great if you want to be both in the water and keep out of the sun. The Sahane apartment really is the Jewel in the Crown of Kalkan and if you are reading this and have never been to Kalkan before, then you don't know what you are missing!

    Recommended for: Girls getaway, tourists without a car, sightseeing, families with teenagers and romantic getaway

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    Guest comments

    "The apartment was wonderful. We definitely prefer being close to the town. Samet was wonderful and only too happy to help us when we asked. Even if I try hard to give some constructive comments, I am at a loss. There was more than expected supplied:
    ·The abundance of power adapters made life so easy
    ·The availability of beach towels was so useful
    ·Hairdryers in each room was fantastic and a decent iron great"
    Mr W Shropshire

    "We had a wonderful holiday in your apartment. We holiday 3 times a year in apts and yours ranks among the best. Samet was charming, helpful and efficient. The apt was immaculate and the position was amazing. Thanks once again."
    Maureen

    “Your apartment is perfect. We made good use of the pool as the weather was wonderfully hot. Everything we needed was in the apt and we loved the water cooler. Great location, near to shops & restaurants, yet very quiet at night. Spent the evenings on the roof terrace admiring the view over Kalkan bay."
    James Crew

    About the Owner

    We are Sue and Sean Flynn and we have just purchased this beautiful villa. We have been visiting Kalkan for about 12 years and are lucky enough to have several Kalkan properties already, all wonderful apartments so we are delighted to have a villa too. We currently live in the UK and visit Kalkan 4-5 times in and out of the season. Hopefully in the future we will be fortunate enough to be able to spend longer periods of time in this wonderful location.

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