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Breathtaking Views Of Kalkan Bay

People5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Property
apartment
People
5
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
7 nights

About the property

Apartment in Kalkan, Turkey - 5 Mins Walk To Village, Harbour And Beach

This spacious fully air-conditioned three bedroom 1st floor apartment has ground level access and amazing uninterrupted views across Kalkan Bay. Uniquely for the much sought after Mediterranean Apartments complex this 1st floor apartment consists of two 1 bedroom apartments joined through an archway to form a 2 double bedroom, 2 bathroom, and study/single bedroom apartment all on one level, with seperate kitchen and 2 large balconies with sea views. All beds and sofas in the apartment are extremely comfortable, specially ordered to UK standards. Zakkum apartment is ideally located beside the village centre, only 2 minutes level walk away from main shops, banks, post office, etc., yet in a peaceful location overlooking olive groves and Kalkan Bay. Set in beautifully landscaped gardens with a choice of 5 well maintained pools, surrounded by attractive drystone walling and an abundance of flowers and foliage, all maintained to a very high standard by two full time staff. WiFi Internet throughout the apartment. Beach towels provided.


Owner
Adrian & Jane Gunn
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
12 February, 2017

About Adrian & Jane Gunn

Retired company director, married to Jane for 47 years and living in Bowdon, Cheshire.

Adrian & Jane Gunn purchased this apartment in 2004

Why Adrian & Jane Gunn chose Lycian & Turquoise Coast

Purchased new from developer in 2004.

We chose this location because of its close proximity to the village and the outstanding view from the balcony. We have not seen a view to better it anywhere in the world.

We bought 2 apartments and knocked them together at the planning stage to provide a good sized three bedroom 1st floor apartment to share with family and friends.

We have been doing just that for the last 10 years and will continue to do so, but feel it is time now to let others enjoy it when we are not there.

What makes this apartment unique

We enjoy the friendly atmosphere amongst the residents of the Mediterranean Apartments as in the rest of Kalkan.

It is rarely overcrowded and we never tire of that view.

The combination of the two apartments provides considerably more space for 4/5 people than the Duplex apartments on the same complex.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Just a short note to thank you for your part in ensuring we had the best family holiday we've had in a long time - your apartment and its location is absolutely the last word on everything we were looking for and just made all the difference, including the air conditioning, a blessing, and water cooler too - what a great touch.

Your pre arranged transfers and welcome pack were spot on.

For our first visit to Turkey and Kalkan we have been impressed, the whole experience has been faultless. We haven't had our fill of Kalkan yet, thanks again.

Robert, Scotland July 2010.

Everything about the apartment was just perfect and exactly as described, including that amazing view! We all had an amazing holiday and were blown away by Kalkan. What a stunningly beautiful place, in every sense! Thank you for sharing such a dream location with us, we certainly would love to return to Kalkan again soon and can't imagine wanting to stay anywhere else.

David & Jacqui. Bristol August 2011
May 2010
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(10 traveller reviews)

Cardiff, UK
4

Perfect location

  • 4 of 5

We've just returned after a 16 night stay in Zakkum apartment. It was our first time in Turkey and I hope it won't be our last. Adrian and Jane were really helpful prior to departure; they arranged our airport transfers and car hire and always replied promptly to any questions we had. The apartment itself is in a lovely location, both in terms of the Mediterranean complex, and Kalkan. It was very well equipped, with many "extras" including a juicer and coolbag (so useful to take on car journeys). We also thought it was a lovely touch that there were postcards in the apartment. Kalkan was lovely, although tourist numbers were down by 50-70% and this meant that the numerous restaurant owners were quite tenacious in trying to win business. The plus side was that prior booking wasn't essential, as I gather it can be usually. We liked the beach clubs and took three boat trips, all of which were excellent. Everyone was so friendly and welcoming.

Thanks so much for our stay!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased to hear you enjoyed your first visit to Kalkan and Turkey and that you and your family found our apartment to your liking. Kalkan is addictive and we hope to hear from you again in future years.
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5

Fabulous holiday

  • 5 of 5

We have been to Kalkan many times and this was definitely the best apartment that we have stayed in. The welcome pack was much appreciated and not having to take our own beach towels was also a bonus. We would definitely like to return next year.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased you enjoyed your holiday and our apartment. We look forward to welcoming you back again next year.
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5

A beautiful apartment with a lovely view!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely welcome and a much appreciated welcome pack upon arrival. Apartment was very clean and a real home from home. We are a family of five with three 18+ children and the apartment was a comfortable size - our daughter particularly like her single room.

The apartment is located very close to the town with a short flat walk there. We never tired of the view from the very pretty balcony and there are a couple of pools located near the apartment too!

This was our third time to Kalkan and has been our favourite apartment yet. Kalkan has a lot of lovely restaurants and is great for shopping - especially silver! What's not to like?

The owners were very helpful and prompt in all correspondence and organised our very efficient transfers, everything went very smooth from start to finish.

Thank you we had a lovely holiday and will certainly return :-)

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Pleased to hear that your family enjoyed their stay in Zakkum apartment.
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5

Fabulous apartment

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was just what we needed being in such a good location for the town. A fabulous view that you never tire of, comfortable, clean and spacious and everything thought of.

We loved our stay - thank you

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased that you and your family enjoyed your first visit to Kalkan and that our apartment suited your needs so well.
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Lightwater, Surrey UK
5

Excellent location & apartment

  • 5 of 5

The owners were prompt & really helpful with all correspondance.

The apartment is perfectly located being an easy flat 5 min walk to the main town area of Kalkan, where there are supermarkets & hundreds of wonderful restuarants.

The location has an unspoilt & uninterupted view across the bay as there are no buildings in front of it.

You are literally a few steps to a lovely pool which you share with just a few other apartments. You have your own pool side beds to relax on.

The apartments & gardens are beautifully kept, clean & pretty.

You cannot tire of the wonderful view from your balcony across the bay.

The apartment is looked after & is a home from home. The air conditioning a must for the summer heat & the water cooler a lovely touch.

We would certainly recommend this lovely apartment & would use it again should we return to the lovely area of kalkan.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Good to hear that you and your family enjoyed the relaxing environment of Mediterranean Apartments and the great food available in Kalkan.
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Sandbach Cheshire
5

BEAUTIFUL KALKAN

  • 5 of 5

Never been to Kalkan before and was not disappointed. The apartment was absolutley lovely, comfortable, clean with all amenites required and to top it all superb views. A charming complex, quiet and beautifully maintained, very private and relaxing place to stay. We enjoyed many and early morning breakfast and lovley warm evenings enjoying a drink or two on the balcony overlooking the bay, what a view, our eyes nevered tired of looking at it. A very short walk from the town, where ther choice of places to eat was second to none. No matter where we chose to eat the food was with out fault a gormet delight. Shopping in the quaint streets running down to the harbour was a most delightful experience everyone friendly and helpful. We loved it so much could have stayed for another week or two. I am sure we shall return as this has gone top of oour list of holiday destinations.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 15, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased you enjoyed your first visit to Kalkan. The weather was fabulous in October and the sea is so warm at that time.
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Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 4
1 May 2017 - 28 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£560
for 7 nights
£560
 
 
Rate 5
29 Jun 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£644
for 7 nights
£644
 
 
Rate 6
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£602
for 7 nights
£602
 
 
Rate 7
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£560
for 7 nights
£560
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Changeover Day:
Flexible. The Apartment will be available from 4pm on day of arrival and must be vacated by 10am on the day of departure. Depending on other bookings, it may be possible to arrive earlier or stay later than this. If not, changing facilities are provided.
Booking Deposit is £100 per week booked and non refundable.

Notes on prices:
Additional nights are charged at 1/7th of the weekly rate.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Kalkan, Turkey

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • village
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • 2 bathrooms fully tiled. Each with large enclosed shower, wc/bidet, wash basin in vanity unit with well lit mirror over and shaver point. Wall cabinet. Small window with mosquito screen.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 5 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed, french windows and juliet balcony overlooking sea and access to large front balcony. Bedroom 2 with double bed, as above but with side garden/sea view. Bedroom 3/Study with single bed as above with side garden/sea view.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • bay
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Zakkum Apartment is fully air-conditioned with the addition of ceiling fans in bedrooms and study. Strategically placed mosquito window screens to provide comfortable ventilation in each room. 1000 Litre water tank fitted in 2012 to automatically supplement occasional mains water shortages in Kalkan. Large capacity water heater. Satellite flat screen TV with DVD player is provided together with Bose ipod speaker and 2 hair dryers. WiFi Broadband Internet available throughout the apartment. In the study a Turkish dictionary, phrase book and guides are provided along with a selection of DVDs and novels. A barbecue and unbreakable glasses are provided for outdoor/ poolside use. For the comfort of all our guests, we request that smoking be kept to a minimum and confined to the balconies or outside the apartment. Outside: Zakkum Apartment is set in the beautifully maintained Mediterranean apartment complex and has the use of 5 pools, one large central pool and 4 smaller and more private; one of which is in front of the Apartment, accessed down a single flight of steps.There is ample terracing around the pool for sunbathing. Five sun loungers, mattresses and two parasols are provided with the Apartment together with a further parasol for the front balcony. At the entrance to the Apartment there is a courtyard area with central olive tree, potted plants and shaded seating. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All towels and linen are included. We also provide up to 5 beach towels. The property will be cleaned and bed linen/towels changed on a weekly basis, or on your departure if staying less than 10 nights. Additional cleans can be arranged, at guests cost.

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