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Villa with secluded private pool & garden and stunning sea & mountain views.

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Villa in Kalkan, Turquoise Coast, Turkey - Peaceful Location, 20 Minutes Walk To Beach . Pay us by PAYPAL

Genuinely spacous private air conditioned 3 bedroom villa is south facing in a quiet location a short downhill walk from Kalkan centre. The private pool is large with step entry and surround by a spacious secluded terrace leading to a mature beautiful garden providing shady areas for relaxing under a vine covered pergola or hammock. The terrace, all bedrooms and the roof have stunning views over Kalkan bay and there are tables for alfesco dining. Modern kitchen. Restaurants, supermarkets, Thursday market 5mins walk away.


Owner
Ann Dedman
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
19 October, 2017

About Ann Dedman

We are both retired after having professional careers for many years in the consultancy & engineering sectors. We have always lived in southern England but travelled extensively around the world enabling us to experience top class renting in many countries.

This we have tried to repeat in villa Cukur which we stay in for several month each year resulting in limited rental periods. Our calendar is however always up to date showing our summer vacancies.

We believe that spending long periods in Turkey you should learn the language so we practice our Turkish when we are in the country.

Ann Dedman purchased this villa in 2003

Why Ann Dedman chose Lycian & Turquoise Coast

We first saw our villa in May 2003, when it was being built, and after requesting some modifications we bought it the next day. This is the magic of Kalkan and many people we know have bought property in Kalkan in a similar way.

Villa Cukur has regularly returning guests and we have updated the property regularly to offer a high quality holiday.

Kalkan is special because of its beautiful setting, easy going atmosphere, its friendly people and most certainly its high quality restaurants.

What makes this villa unique

As our detached spacious villa is our home from home we have regularly updated it so that on arrival we slot into our relaxed Turkish lifestyle with no effort and these stays in the villa are lengthy.

The views from villa Cukur are breathtaking and we have a high degree of privacy. As the large pool has step entry it is very suitable for guests who are not very confident entering the water.

Villa Cukur has several areas for al fesco dining/relaxing drinking depending on the time of day.

Cukur now has a modern kitchen, secluded large mature garden which offers a pleasant alternative to the pool & terrace all of which is very much appreciated by all our guests.

We have more equipment in our villa than is normally expected by two week stay guests and both us and our guests are very lucky to have an agent working with us who was born in the village, speaks English and has many contacts for trips and advice.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We arrived here thinking that if the villa was half as good as it looked on the ad,we would be very pleased.Of course,it was NOT half as good- it was everything promised. Villa cukur is quite ,quite stunning, simple that!Congratulations to those who follow us! Helswgborg,Sweden.



The website does not does not show you how lovely Villa Cukur is .We have stayed in other villas in the village this one is spotless and the pool is cleaned every morning by the agent, who will take the time to talk to you an help you to arrange any site seeing trips. Newcastle .uk Wonderful location and villa would not hesitate to recommend to any looking at a holiday in Kalkan. Reading Berks
Nov 2007
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Location

Nearest Airport
120 Kilometres
Dalaman
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Our Home
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
D400
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Our Home
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Kalkan
Car: not necessary

Coast/Beach:

From villa 20mins walk to village beach. There are several beach clubs in Kalkan some of which are reached by free water taxi across the bay.

Boat tours to neighbouring coves last all day with freshly prepared lunch and being very popular are not to be missed.

Kapitas is a small white sand beach 4 miles/6.5km from Kalkan.

Patara has an 18km long sand beach and impressive archaeological site being 30mins by bus and 15mins by car.

Travel:

Airport is Dalaman 1hour 30mins.

The owners are happy to arrange via our villa Cukur agent your transfer from the airport in private car to the villa. Car hire can be arrange directly by the villa agent. If required the hired car can be collected at the airport.

Distances:

Kalkan village is 15 mins walk the streets leading to the harbour sell jewellery, porcelain and gifts. A dozen restautants front the harbour with many more on terraces providing stunning views during roof top dining. Kas is 30mins by bus, a cosmopolitan town with ancient threatre and rock tombs.

Kekova is a roman settlement forced under the sea by an earthquake.

Xanthos was the ancient capital of Lycia.

Saklikent Gorge has been carved out of the rock by the Xanthos river allowing entry.

Further Details:

Kalkan offers banks with cash machines, post office, English speaking doctors, supermarkets and notably many good quality restaurants.

Local activities: diving, boat trips, fishing, walking and horse riding in the mountains or canoeing down the Xanthos river.

Money changing facilities at several shops.

Taxis & local buses.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Kalkan in Antalya Province

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 3 - Shower Enclosure
  • First floor bedrooms both have a large en-suite shower, wc. and hand basin. The ground floor has separate shower, wc. and hand basin.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6, 1 bedrooms one is downstairs with direct terrace access. Notes on bedrooms: First floor has a double bedroom with king size bed and one twin bedroom. Both bedrooms have direct door access to the balcony with table ideal for breakfast. Ground floor has double bedroom with adjacent en-suite. All bedrooms have air conditioning.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • forests
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Air-conditioning is provided throughout. The open tread staircase (from lounge to the roof) may not be suitable for very young children or for the elderly. The pool has step entry, everyone finds this much easier as the pool has no shallow end and is 2m deep. Insect screens have been added to all opening outside doors and windows. A medium size key operated safe is provided. Outside: At road level there is a shared covered car port for those who hire a car with steps leading down to the villa. The terrace area under the main balcony has a dining table and chairs for alfresco dining. The sunbeds have towelling covers which are changed and the sun umbrellas can be grouped as required. In addition to the sunbeds there is a settee and Ottoman type bed on the secluded terrace. The pool has step entry and is 2m deep and approx. 8m long x 6m wide with an outside shower . The pebbled garden has a hammock in the shade of olive tree and fruit trees grow in the lower garden. The BBQ is sited in the lower garden adjacent to the vine covered pergola with table & chairs under. Utility Room: Iron and ironing board on upper landing. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen & towels are included in the price. Villa is cleaned & linen changed once a week, you may ask for more cleans if you wish but this will be charged as extra. A free welcome pack is provided at the being of the stay. Pool is cleaned daily. Other: The roof terrace has a table & chairs ideal for an evening drink while enjoying the views across Kalkan bay.

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Villa with secluded private pool & garden and stunning sea & mountain views.
average rating of 4.9375 based on 17 reviews
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Excellent

  • 5 of 5

We first visited this Villa 8 years ago and we loved it then, so when we wanted to return for the second time, we were really pleased to find that we could go back. It was everything and more what we remembered and reminded us why we loved this Villa, the pool and views are outstanding. Ann before we went was great along with Mehmet who was always on hand to makesure our stay went without any problems, so once again we could layback and enjoy our holiday and that is exactly what we did. Kalkan itself is lovely with lots off restaurants and the boat trip on the Yildiz 2 or 3 is a must and we would recommend. We would recommend this Villa with no hesitation.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay in Kalkan and Villa Cukur. We hope in 2018 we will be able to welcome all our returning families and the people who have stayed away from Turkey will return or try it for the first and see what a lovely Country they are missing. Our reviewers tell all new families to book early.
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Cant believe it was 9 years ago

  • 5 of 5

We first visited villa Cukur 9 years ago , whilst we have returned to this beautiful country 4 times , twice to Kalkan, we have never been quick enough to book villa Cukur until this last visit. On arriving we soon realised what we had been missing on our other visits. All the home comforts, the view, and the very fine air conditioning which did come in very useful at the end of our holiday. We had contact with Mehmet in advance and he organised an all day boat trip on Yildiz 2 for us.

Thank you for allowing us to share your little bit of paradise, we can`t wait to return and sample the cheerful and friendly Turkish peple and your exquisite villa.

Ron Alana John and Linda

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for you comments and we are always please to welcome back guests. Look forward to you returning to Cukur.
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LOVELY PLACE TO STAY

  • 5 of 5

We love villa cukur it has so much to offer for a family or couples.

The pool is always clean and the garden well kept.It the best villa we have stayed in in Kalkan

  • Review Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review . We look forwards to welcoming again later in 2017, for your September holiday. You are one of a number of guests who return each year, and love Kalkan.
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5

A Fabulous Holiday Enjoyed by All

  • 5 of 5

We had the most wonderful holiday in Kalkan and Villa Cukur. I have to admit I was nervous before we travelled to Turkey given the recent coup and ongoing political events but my fears were unfounded - the resort was beautiful and seemingly untouched by troubles elsewhere in the country.

Villa Cukur is a wonderful villa - it is exactly as seen in the pictures but the outstanding features are the gardens and views. I loved the roof terrace where the breeze was cool and the views spectacular day and night. The villa is the best equipped accommodation we have ever stayed in - and as mentioned in other reviews there is everything from ice cube trays and packs through to baking trays and cake tins. The grounds and villa are kept immaculately clean with Mehmet on hand to provide assistance whenever required. We hired our own car and travelled independently - again we found this easy and without problems. We have been to Turkey before but never to Kalkan. We had a fabulous time - the restaurants are excellent value for money and were enjoyed by even the pickiest members of the family! We will definitely be back and we would thoroughly recommend both the property and the area to anyone. There are lots of excursions to be had in the area and we would recommend visits to Kaputas Beach, Saklikent Gorge, Kekova, Patara Beach, Islamlar or simply pottering around Kalkan itself which is extremely pretty. We would also recommend the wonderful boat trips in Yildiz which can be arranged via Mehmet. If you are still unsure on whether Kalkan is right for you; I would recommend the EnjoyKalkan.com travel forum or KTLN which give lots of information on the area and full and frank holiday reviews! All in all this was one of the best holidays we have ever had!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are always please read how much guests have enjoyed their stay at Villa Cukur and Kalkan. We know that guests like the little touches we put in the villa, like the items we put in the kitchen. Our pool is cleaned every day and the garden attended to. A boat trip is an enjoyable day out for all the family with swims in the bays and very good food on Yildiz. We hope to see you again at Villa Cukur, we have bookings for 2017 under way already.
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Lovely Villa!

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful views and a lovely private pool and garden. Suited 6 of us comfortably. The kitchen has most things you need and the bedrooms are nice and large. Supermarkets are very close, and the walk into town is no more than 20 mins to the harbour!

A lovely relaxing holiday was enjoyed!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review of our home, we are always pleased that people enjoyed their stay. We try to make the villa as comfortable as you would your own home and therefore attempt to provide all a family`s need particularly in our new kitchen and our outside dinning areas.
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5

Perfect family accommodation, everything we needed and more...

  • 5 of 5

Choosing a holiday rental can be a daunting experience if you've not stayed in the area before. As a family, we have travelled to Kalkan many times and even considered buying a home there, so we knew the area extremely well. Having said that, making a villa choice is still hard if all you have to go by is the online pics and reviews.

We decided on Villa Cukur for its location and the online pictures. Its location is close enough to town to walk in for shopping and/or dinner, far enough away to have a peaceful time away from lots of neighbours/pool overlookers and the hustle and bustle.

We were thrilled with our accommodation at Villa Cukur. It had everything we needed as a family, everything from BBQ equipment to plastic food storage pots to a sewing and first aid kit.

The kitchen is extremely well equipped and we ate in almost every night, it was a pleasure to be just 'at home' and be comfortable.

The bedrooms are clean and fresh, bathrooms were just as they should be.

The pool was fantastic, our youngest child is 4yrs and not confident in water so the gradual steps down into the pool was a good send. A real benefit when compared to the metal side steps in most other pools in Kalkan.

The owners are based in the UK and are extremely friendly, booking contact etc was excellent. As was the owners agent in Kalkan, just an email or call away and readily available to help with anything.

I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this property to anyone and I would defiantly stay again.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Alison and family for your excellent review. We are always pleased to receive reviews from all our guests, but getting a review from a family who have been many times to Kalkan is very special. Our villa is not a place we come to one or two weeks a year we spend a large part of the year in Kalkan and put very little away when guests use the villa. What you get is what you see, we put items in the kitchen that we use and hope that our guests will look after them the same as they would in their own home. Hope to see you again in villa Cukur Alison like so many of our returning guests.
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Kalkan, Turkey

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
summer/Autum 17
1 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,005
for 7 nights
£1,005
 
 
early winter
1 Nov 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£710
for 7 nights
£710
 
 
winter/spring
1 Mar 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£710
for 7 nights
£710
 
 
spring
1 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£825
for 7 nights
£825
 
 
Early Summer
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,020
for 7 nights
£1,020
 
 
Summer
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,120
for 7 nights
£1,120
 
 
summer/ autum
1 Sep 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,020
for 7 nights
£1,020
 
 
early Winter
1 Nov 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
Changeover Day: Monday
7 night minimum stay
£710
for 7 nights
£710
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Booking Notes:
Please email me for a booking form and if you wish to proceed you will need to complete it and send with a £100 deposit (non refundable). Final payment must be within 6 weeks of departure there is also a bond deposit of £200 required at the same time as the final balance. This will be returned to you in full unless any damage caused is beyond reasonable wear and tear.
Payment can be made using Pay Pal if it is more convenient.


Changeover Day:
Monday is the preferred changeover day but we can sometime be flexible.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK Pounds and includes a free welcome pack.
There are no other charges and a 100 pound deposit secures your booking.
Pay Pal payment accepted.

If you book before the 31st December you will pay the currant rate for that year. Bookings made after that date will be charged at the rate for the year you take the holiday.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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