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Luxury poolside duplex Apt w/sea views, pool & terraces in heart of Kalkan town

Bedrooms 2
Separate WC's1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
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About the property

2 bedroom, 3 bathroom apt in a peaceful location, yet only moments from shops/restaurants/bars/banks, and only 5 minutes from beach/marina.

A spacious contemporary ground floor duplex apartment with sea views, with two bedrooms and 3 bathrooms: This recently completed property has the benefit of being tucked away in a tranquil setting whilst situated in one of Kalkan's most desirable locations - right in the heart of the charming and historic old town, and just a few minutes' walk to the restaurants, shops, banks, supermarkets, local buses/taxis, and the picturesque harbour and beach. To the rear of the property is a peaceful country lane with private parking.

A romantic hideaway nestled between the sea and the Taurus mountains, the Apartment Pearl consistently scores 100% reviews on Trip Advisor:

The apartment is tastefully designed inside and out. It has the unique feature of having a swimming pool that begins at the front door, and wraps round the apartment to end at the back door.

The pool terrace has a variety of fragrant, Mediterranean plants, flowers and terracotta urns, as well as an outdoor shower and stone built BBQ - a wonderful place to simply relax, sunbathe or dine al-fresco.

Both bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms and private furnished terraces with lovely views of Kalkan bay. There are three private sunbeds and parasols on this level as well as an additional ipod dock/speaker system and floor standing fan.

The Pearl has many home-from-home comforts: there are book, DVD and music libraries, as well as games, bean bags, pool toys and water hammocks. For picnic lovers there is a cool bag, ice blocks and folding beach chairs. For keen cooks there is a wide range of cooking pots and utensils as well as cafetiere, espresso pot and cocktail shaker. A grocery pack is supplied containing laundry, and dishwasher tabs, as well as loo rolls, washing up liquid and hand wash in the bathrooms. Beach towels are also provided.

The apartment is adjacent to the Dream Hotel which has one of the biggest and best pools in Kalkan - which my guests are welcome to use. There is a small connecting gate so guests can go straight from the apartment, right onto their beautiful pool terrace! The hotel has luxurious sun beds and mattresses, with stunning views over the bay out to the islands. There is a lovely pool bar where you can get cold drinks and hot snacks.

For winter lets, the Pearl is equipped with cast iron stove, oil filled radiator, fan heater, luxury duvets, electric blanket, hot water bottles, throws and pashminas. Cots and high chairs are available to hire on request.

Every detail has been carefully considered to ensure that your stay at Apartment Pearl is a truly memorable and happy experience.

Guests will be met on arrival, and have the services of the property manager on hand throughout their stay, who will also be able to arrange for car hire, taxis, private tours and restaurant reservations. They can offer you detailed resort advice and even shop for your groceries before you arrive.

Further photos and reviews can be viewed at:

Before booking, please speak to the owner so she will be able to discuss your requirements and judge whether this property will be suitable for your needs, and let you know of any discounts not available on this site.

Christine Round, tel: 07837075313.

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Property Manager
Christine Round
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French, German
Calendar last updated:
23 February, 2017

About Christine Round

I live in Mossley - a small mill town north east of Manchester - where I grew up and raised a family. It's a perfect location - in the foothills of the Pennines and enjoying lovely scenery, whilst being only 20 minutes by train from the hip and rocking city of Manchester - which is second to none for its live music, bars, restaurants, shops, theatres, art and culture.

I am a writer and graphic designer, having been employed in Public Relations/Communications/Marketing capacity all my working life, including 20 years as a NHS Manager.

I love music, cooking, animals, home-making and holidays in the sun. I like boat trips, beach combing, foreign markets, Santorini sunsets, Sorrento Pizzas and Gluhwein on the Berlin Christmas markets. Most of all I like to share a few cold beers with some good friends down by the river on a sunny afternoon.

I chose to take early retirement from work, following a nasty accident in which I almost lost a leg. Keen to keep positive and build a new future for myself, I invested in property in Kalkan - the Apartment Pearl - one of the best decisions I have ever made. It is now my winter holiday home (Oct - May) and my summertime business. If you read the Trip Advisor reviews:

.. you will see that the Pearl is more than just a holiday rental property. It has been furnished and presented with love, and has lots of extra touches that make a good holiday great!

I now have a wonderful new life now, living in Kalkan for part of the year. I have fabulous new English and Turkish friends who have welcomed me into their homes and families. I get involved in local life, and do voluntary work for the local animal charity, KAPSA. With the mild winter climate, the swimming, the delicious food and wines, the views, the boat trips, the sunsets and the relaxed lifestyle, Kalkan has played an important part in my 'recovery'.

Christine Round purchased this apartment in 2012

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Why this property?

I have been coming to Kalkan for 15 years, and when I saw the Apartment Pearl, I knew immediately that it was the one for me. Previously I had stayed in rented apartments/villas and hotels all over town - many of which needed taxis to and from town, which somehow takes the spontaneity away from your holiday. The Pearl is right on the doorstep of the old town - with banks, bars, restaurants and shop just moments away - and even the beach/marina are only five minutes walk - yet the setting is tranquil. You can amble down to a leisurely breakfast at La Pazz overlooking the sea - just seconds away, stroll down to the beach for a couple of hours in the afternoon with a picnic, or in the evening after sundowners on your own private terrace, saunter down to a gourmet dinner at one of the best restaurants in town - Mussakka - a mere two minutes away.

The Pearl feels like a small villa. On the one hand it is poolside and has direct access from the ground floor lounge to the outside Mediterranean garden for alfresco dining, the sunny furnished terrace and pool. At the same time, being duplex, there is an upper floor, where the bedrooms have private terraces and breath-taking sea views.

The whole property is flooded with light and has great energy. With travertine flooring throughout, the feeling is bright, spacious and modern. The kitchen has high quality full size appliances, and the lounge is sophisticated and relaxed.

My love of music, is reflected in the extensive music collection and speaker systems, whilst my love of cooking is reflected in the well equipped kitchen. A big hit with younger visitors is the deck box on the terrace outside which is filled with pool toys and devices - water hammocks, noodles, swim goggles, snorkels, armbands, beach balls, ping pong bats, beach chairs, extra sun beds.

What makes this apartment unique

In addition to the benefits mentioned above, the apartment is next door to the Dream Hotel which has one of the biggest and best pools in Kalkan - which my guests are welcome to use. They have even installed a small gate so guests can go straight from the apartment, right onto the pool terrace! The hotel has luxurious sun beds and mattresses, with stunning views over the bay out to the islands. There is a lovely pool bar where you can get cold drinks and hot snacks.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Stunning Apartment Pearl

The apartment was beautiful, spacious, brand spanking new and in a fantastic location in the wonderful town of Kalkan. It was kitted out with everything we needed and more. The town was a 5 minute stroll away where there were so may beautiful places to eat and the food was to die for. The pool was a welcome relief and was completely ours with a view of the sea from the terrace. I have every intention of a return trip.

Great modern apartment with excellent facilities and location

We had a fabulous holiday the apartment was very well equipped fabulous pool, location excellent for both the beach and the many restaurants!

We are looking forward to our next holiday at apartment Pearl in May.

Fantastic apartment in a fabulous resort

Rooms were spacious and well equipped and the welcome pack on arrival was very much appreciated. We practically had sole use of the 'shared pool'. Kalkan itself is very beautiful.
Mar 2013
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Exceptional! 5/5 -
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Best holiday we've had in a long time

  • 5 of 5

The property was exactly as described and Christine has attended to every detail with great information before and during the stay. Jane who manages the property whilst you are in Kalkan is a plus too, great to have so much up to date local knowledge and someone on hand to answer questions. This was our 5th time in Kalkan and the best apartment we have stayed in. The added benefit of using the Dream hotel pool was great - they couldn't do enough for us. It was great to have our own place but also somewhere so near that we could take advantage of for lunch without being too far from the pool. The property is so close to Kalkan restaurants and also supermarkets and we also had a really good wifi signal. Very comfortable beds and sitting area. I would definitely recommend this property and hopefully we will come again. Thanks Christine.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Five star!

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is very spacious, furnished to a high standard and has a lovely welcoming feel. The location was perfect only a few minutes to supermarkets, restaurants etc yet quiet and peaceful.

Christine, the owner, was extremely helpful and kept us informed every step of the way.

Kalkan is a small, charming and friendly resort with a host of great restaurants and a small clean safe pebble beach.

This was our 5th visit to Kalkan but won't be our last.

You won't regret coming to Kalkan or staying at the Pearl.


  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful apartment in a very convenient position

  • 5 of 5

Pearl apartment is a stunning property with comfortable furnishings, a lovely pool and gardens and just a stones throw from the centre of town. It was very clean and well looked after, with excellent equipment for cooking and sitting in the sun with a sea view. Having been to Kalkan several times, we certainly felt we got good value for money and were well looked after by the owner and the agent. The use of the next door hotel's facilities was an added bonus. I would definitely highly recommend the apartment to friends.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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EverJust perfect for family

  • 5 of 5

Location perfect

Facilities perfect

Christine perfect

Apartment perfect

Holiday perfect

Could not recommend more highly.....

  • Review Submitted: Feb 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Perfect apartment for a holiday in Kalkan

  • 5 of 5

Pearl is the perfect apartment for a holiday in Kalkan. Right in the centre of town but at the same time beautifully quiet and private. We had the pool virtually to ourselves. All local amenities are on the doorstep so day tripping, eating out, shopping etc are exceptionally easy.

The pool and veranda are beautifully looked after by the lovely Mehmet and the apartment is spotless and so well equipped. The cleaning team are fantastic and they came mid- holiday and made everything fabulous again

  • Review Submitted: Mar 11, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Delighted that you all had such a good time. I look forward to welcoming you back to the Pearl.
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Great apartment

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic place to stay. Location so close to the old town. Apartment furnished so well and has everything you could wish for. Chris the owner is so helpful and nothing is too much trouble. Will certainly go back

  • Review Submitted: Mar 11, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the kind comments - it was lovely to meet you all, and I'm so pleased that you have booked to return next season.
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 1
1 Apr 2017 - 31 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 2
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 3
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 4
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 5
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Booking Notes:
Deposit of £150 is payable at time of booking (non-refundable).
Balance is payable 8 weeks before departure.
A refundable security deposit of £200.00 is payable with your final balance and this is returned to your within 10 working days of the end of your holiday, provided there is no loss or damage at the rental property.

Changeover Day: Flexible
The apartment is fully equipped for winter lets
Long term lets considered out of season
Part week bookings where there are availability gaps
If considering booking last minute, contact the owner for potential discount

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the apartment regardless of size of party.
Dates outside those shown on the availability calendar may also be arranged.
Sorry, no children under 12 and no same-sex parties - due to damage caused to the property in the past.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Kalkan, Turkey

Property Type:
  • apartment
Floor Area:
  • 110 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • town
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet , Ground floor family bathroom
    Shower room 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En-suite
    Shower room 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En-suite
  • Both bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms with large shower areas and glass screens. There is also one family bathroom on the ground floor. All bathrooms are fully tiled, with well-lit mirrors and hand-wash soap provided. WCs have built-in bidet, and windows have mosquito screens.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , En-suite leading to large sunbathing terrace with sea views
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , En-suite leading to private drinks terrace with sea views
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Both bedrooms have en-suites and full size wardrobes The master bedroom (with safe) has a king sized bed with glass doors leading onto a large terrace with drinks table, sun loungers, parasol and sea views. The twin room also has a furnished balcony with sea and mountain views. Hairdryers and quality bedding/towels are provided.There is also an ipod speaker and floor-standing fan on this floor.
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay
  • marina
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Outside: The property has a large sunbathing terrace with sea views and a variety of fragrant, Mediterranean plants, trees and flowers. There are sunbeds, cushions, parasols and bean bags. The shared 'L' shaped pool wraps around the property and is accessed by mosaic steps.There is also an outdoor shower by the pool. Directly outside the lounge is a private terrace with dining table and chairs. A wonderful place to simply relax, sunbathe and soak up Kalkan’s atmosphere. Also a great setting for alfresco dining or even having a cook out on the stone built BBQ. Both bedrooms have private furnished terraces with sea views. The property is located within the private gated 'Truffle' residences. A peaceful lane with parking runs along the front of the property, whilst the rear of the property leads you directly into the historic old town. Guests of the Pearl are also able to use the impressive pool and facilities at the nearby Dream Hotel. Utility Room: A basic grocery pack is supplied on arrival, including dishwasher, laundry and mosquito plugs, washing up liquid, toilet rolls, and handwash. A set of BBQ tools is available, cool bag, beach chairs, bean bags and water hammocks (for use in the pool.) Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The apartment is cleaned at end of each week, and linen/towels are provided. A welcome grocery pack is also provided, and guests will receive a brief 'welcome meeting' the morning after arrival. Airport transfers can also be arranged on request. Other: Master bedroom has a king size bed with luxurious bed linen and Moroccan lanterns. Glass doors lead out onto large terrace overlooking the bay, furnished with drinks table, sunbeds & parasol. Twin room also has a private furnished terrace with sea views. Notes on accommodation: No pets, no smoking, no shallow end to pool Children by arrangement

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