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Lazy Duck Villa Large stylish, high spec private villa with pool, close to shops

People10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 1,506 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Lazy Duck Vılla - A 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom (beds for 10) Full A/C, large pool+splash pool + big terrace. 5 mins walk to shops

Lazy Duck Vılla - A large property where comfort and relaxatıon are our aıms. Your enjoyment ıs assured as thoughtful touches dıstınguısh thıs Vılla. The property is located in a quiet side road, very close to the river. Within minutes you have shops and restaurants and a genuine 10 minute stroll takes you into the very centre of town.

The villa is equipped to a very high standard and maintained to the same level, as you will see from the photographs.

The property has four large bedrooms with beds provided for 10 people, as follows:

Master bedroom - Features a full Euro king size bed (160cm x 200cm.) Guests have ample space in the room which has 2 double wardrobes and a dressing table with mirror, plus 2 chests of drawers for clothing. Dual bedside cabinets with lamps and a bedside mini bar await your use. The patio doors lead out to a rear garden balcony, with a table and chairs for two. The room has a Large bath/shower en suite, incorporating a toilet, sink, bath , bath cabinet and electric shaver point.

The bedroom is fully air conditioned , additionally supplemented by a large powerful ceiling fan. Your comfort is assured , even on the hottest of nights !

Hairdryer and UK multi point plug adaptor.

Guest Bedroom 2

Located at the rear, alongside the master bedroom, this room also features a euro king size bed, 2 double wardrobes and a dressing table with mirror. Chest of drawers and dual bedside cabinets with lamps. Access to rear balcony, shared with master bedroom.

This bedroom is fully air conditioned, additionally supplemented by a powerful ceiling fan.

Hairdryer and UK multi point plug adaptor.

Guest Bedroom 3

Front of house, this room also features a euro king size bed, a double wardrobe and a dressing table with mirror. Dual bedside cabinets with lamps. Access to side balcony overlooking the mountains.

This bedroom is fully air conditioned, additionally supplemented by a powerful ceiling fan.

Hairdryer and UK multi point plug adaptor.

Guest bedroom 4 (kid central)

Third floor finds a large loft room with 4 standard single beds. 2 bedside cabinets, air conditioning and fan to keep everyone cool. Whilst ideal for younger guests, the beds are full size (90x200cm)

Hairdryer and UK multi point plug adaptor.

Family bathroom 1

First floor between guest bedrooms 2 and 3. The room features a large shower cabinet, sink, toilet and electric shaving point.

Family bathroom 2

Ground floor off of entrance hall. Large shower cabinet, sink, toilet and electric shaving point.

The Kitchen and Lounge are spacious and well appointed, decorated with a modern touch. We like our comfort, and have ensured you will too.

The lounge consists of 2 large sofas and 2 armchairs. Coffee table and nest of tables alongside a large flat screen TV with DVD player and surround sound system. We have satellite TV featuring some English channels as well as local selection. You can expect English speaking news and documentaries. We also have a selection of DVD's for your entertainment. As an alternative we have also provided some classic boardgames.

The kitchen. Should you wish to cater for yourself you will find all you need to cook, prepare and dine. There is a large fridge freezer, electric oven, 4 ring gas hob, washing machine, dishwasher, sink, microwave, sandwich toaster, kettle. Together with all pots and pans you would need. We have extensive crockery and cutlery, including plastic cups for safe poolside use. As well as the obligatory bottle openers (very important!!!).

The room is fully air conditioned with dual large ceiling fans. The opposite end of the lounge features a large dining table seating 8, in close proximity is a water machine. This provides both hot and cold water. Whilst the tap water is ok to drink it is not recommended for Europeans, and bottled water is a much better option.

Going outside on the ample terrace provides the opportunity for alfresco dining, with seating for 10. The terrace overlooks the 45m sq pool, which has an oval children's splash pool alongside. A classic Turkish garden “Kosk” awaits your use for relaxing out of the sun. There are 8 poolside sunloungers for you, with sunshades and tables. If you want to freshen up before or after your dip, there is a poolside shower. A purpose built garden BBQ area is available for your use. As well as the grill, there is a food preparation area together with BBQ utensils, these are found in the kitchen. The gardens and pool are maintained throughout your stay to ensure your pleasure and comfort. Both areas get lots of sun. We provide large beach towels for outside use, these are in addition to the house linen.

The Villa is the ideal base for exploring the wonderful surroundings of Dalyan, or being lazy and relaxing at the Villa. The choice is yours! This family friendly area has an abundance of wildlife and places to see. Typically a more relaxed pace than a resort town, still offers a fantastic night out. With a huge selection of restaurants and bars for you to choose from. Our particular favourites are at the top and bottom of the road, and that's not just because we enjoy being lazy!!

More Details

Property Manager
Karen Clark - Simon Clark
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
15 August, 2017

About Karen Clark - Simon Clark

We are a marrıed couple from the East End of London. We have been comıng to Turkey for over 16 years and loved ıt. We now have two propertıes ın Turkey, Lazy Duck Vılla beıng our second Purchase ın 2013 .After years of effort and plannıng we fınally managed to move to Turkey, where we now lıve. We both have a soft spot for tech and a bit of comfort. We have a Cat (who regards us as staff) who came wıth us and two Dogs that we got ın Turkey. They are two brothers called Ronnıe and Reggıe - who hopefully won't be as much trouble as their namesakes ! We are very social and have started to slow down and take more time for ourselves and to relax.. We take full advantage of the lovely weather and sunny days here ın Turkey. We have “redefined priorities” and lıke leisure actıvıtıes such as swımmıng, cycling boatıng and campıng - just taking it easy. We ınvıte you to come and do exactly the same and enjoy the comforts of our Vılla and the fabulous local surroundıngs of Dalyan.

For us, Lazy Duck Villa is the perfect way to unwind in the sun. Please come and see for yourself..... and enjoy beıng lazy !

Karen Clark - Simon Clark purchased this villa in 2013

Why Karen Clark - Simon Clark chose Lycian & Turquoise Coast

We love Turkey and would come here to re-charge our batterıes and relax on a well earned break. We were looking for a more peaceful and laid back location, away from the bustle and crowds of the main resorts. We wanted a relaxed feel and friendly atmosphere, a gentler easier pace. Dalyan is an area of outstanding natural beauty, with its turtle beach, meandering river and ancient history. The ruins at Kaunos are like time travel, watching the turtles is truly wonderful. We love the hot springs in the lake, sunset boat trips, coffee by the river or a piping hot meal fresh from the log fired oven. A short stroll into town and your next adventure awaits. Jeep safari ? Alternatively just have a cold drink by the pool, a good book and a snooze. We simply adore this place. It was an easy decision having been here.

What makes this villa unique

Location is the vital consideration for a holiday property. Lazy Duck Villa is on a residential street, close to amenities – but not “next door” to them.It is a genuine short stroll into the centre of town, which is important with little ones.The property is fully air conditioned and has a large pool and child’s splash pool alongside. The garden has a large terrace for sunbathing, a BBQ and dining area patio and a traditional “kosk” to watch the world go by and enjoy a traditional coffee. Inside has three large double bedrooms and a 4 single bed loft room which tends to be “kid central”.The Lounge and kitchen are extensively equipped with all the features you would expect at home. We want you to relax and put your feet up – as we do. Enjoy being lazy at our Villa,You will be very welcome.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Dalyan in Ortaca

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1506 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 12:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Ensuite - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Family Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Family Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Downstairs Shower Bathroom En-suite Bath/Shower Bathroom for Master Bedroom 1st floor Family Shower Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Bedroom - European Kingsize Double Bed 160cm x 200cm
    Bedroom 2 - European Kingsize Double Bed 160cm x 200cm
    Bedroom 3 - European Kingsize Double Bed 160cm x 200cm
    Bedroom 4 - 4 Single Bed , European standard single beds x4. 90cm x 200cm
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master bedroom - with King Size European (160cm x 200 cm) double bed and bath shower en-suite. Bedroom 2 - K.S. double bed Bedroom 3 - K.S. double bed Bedroom 4 - 4 full size single beds A/C. ,Hairdryers & English power multi sockets in all 4 rooms.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • diving
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Non-smoking. Short breaks available on request. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: A full clean prior to arrival and after departure is provided. Extra cleans can be arranged at your own cost option. Please note that 10 beach towels are provided for outside use, in addition to those for inside. On call English speaking agent.

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5

Fantastic villa

  • 5 of 5

Lovely villa that met all our expectations and more. Well maintained and spacious. Only a 5 minute walk to the shops, restaurants and river. Great when you have small children. The area is beautiful, locals are friendly. We had an amazing time and would definitely love to return. I would recommend this villa.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your review, it is nice to have confirmed that we are a genuine 5 minutes from local facilities. We try very hard to provide home from home comforts, and it's great to hear we are doing something right. We look forward to your next stay at Lazy Duck Villa, a warm welcome awaits. Simon & Karen
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5

SUPERB!!

  • 5 of 5

Lazy Duck Villa is far more than could normally be expected! Simply everything is provided and all eventualities thought of and catered for.

We stay in Dalyan three or four times a year, usually in hotels, but this was something else, and adds another dimension to an already fabulous place!! Thank you Karen and Simon for allowing us into your villa, we will be back again!! The Hemingways and Johnstons

  • Review Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to submit this response. We try very hard to provıde facılıtıes and ıtems 'over and above' to ensure comfort and enjoyment - so ıt's nıce to see ıt's notıced. We are delıghted that you enjoyed your stay and naturally, a warm welcome awaıts your return. We look forward to seeıng you agaın. Best Wıshes Sımon and Karen
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5

Fantastic Villa

  • 5 of 5

The Lazy Duck is well named because we had a very lazy, relaxing holiday in an absolutely fabulous villa and pool. The villa had literally everything you might need. The Sinkov was a real bonus as were the toiletries.

We have holidayed in many villas and I can honestly say this was the cleanest best equipped villa of them all.

Pat & Kerry Thorn

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Pat & Kerry It's brilliant that you could be lazy at our villa. We want people to feel special and be able to relax, guest comfort and convenience is a priority. Thanks very much for your stay and review, both are appreciated. Rest assured of a warm welcome should you come and be 'lazy' again. Best wishes and regards Karen & Simon Lazy Duck Villa
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5

Fantastic place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, relaxing villa. Both inside and outside was clean and perfect in every way.

All rooms are setup ideal for a big family or for a couple.

Close to restaurants with friendly locals.

Probably one of the best villas I have stayed at.

Clean bedding , spotless pool. Amazing kitchen, front room and dining room.

Air conditioning through out. On suite bathrooms.

Quietly situated.

Perfect ;-)

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your time at Lazy Duck. Looking forward to welcoming you again soon.
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Herts
5

A quacking place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

Having just returned from a week's stay at the LD, I felt compelled to write a review. Having never written a review before, I think that in itself speaks volumes to me.

The stay was an absolute dream. We wanted for nothing during our stay. Two families with four children ranging from 11 to 15. Not once did they complain. The pool was really well maintained, the gardens manicured, the villa very spacious and the air-conditioned rooms very well appointed. The last review referenced the provision of sun creams and insect sprays. This contributed to the exacting level of service offered by the Lazy Duck.

Tips:-

You won't need a car as everything you need is a 5 min walk away, including the public boats in the port to take you to one of the top three beaches in Turkey

LD provides all towels you will need for your stay

Avoid the touristy restaurants in favour of the more traditional Turkish establishments behind the those on the front.

Enjoy yourself!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to submit a review – your first – and they are very kind comments. We are so very pleased that you all enjoyed yourselves at Lazy Duck Villa. It’s good to know we are doing something right. We did a lot of research before buying and put a lot of effort into ensuring the comfort of our guests. We are glad you notice the difference. You have obviously enjoyed exploring Dalyan and thanks for the tips to others reading your review. (Our favourite restaurant is also more “traditional” and it’s just at the top of the road – very handy indeed. Everyone has their own !!) We hope you will consider us again – you would be just as welcome. S & K - Lazy Duck Villa
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lancashire
5

fabulous lazy hols

  • 5 of 5

We have just spent the most relaxed of holidays at this beautiful villa, it is by far the nicest villa we have ever stopped in and the most fully equipped, it has suntan lotion to toilet rolls, pool towels and toys, shampoo, shower gel dishwasher tabs wash powder ect, it has everything you need for your stay, the pool is fantastic and my boys of 8 and 10 had a ball, we recommend this villa to everyone and we hope to stop there again next year, we truly were very 'lazy ducks' he he!!! Thank you again Karen and Simon xx

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to submit this review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and that the Villa was up to your expectations. We try hard to ensure your stay is all it can be and are well supported by our local agents. It’s great that the pool toys came in so handy. The best review is that you are returning to us next year – and we look forward to welcoming you all again. Enjoy being Lazy!!! S & K - Lazy Duck Villa
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Location

Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

There is an amazing range of habitats in the local area; from the reed beds north of the town to the Koycegiz Lake. With many species of birds, from White Tailed Eagles to Red-rumped swallows, expert birders and amateurs would struggle not to have a great birding holiday. We can organise guided walking tours through areas. We manage perfect accommodation for large groups throughout the year, that are great for comfortable relaxation when not out in the wilderness.

Walking groups taking international excursions are aware of the amazing possibilities available to walkers and ramblers in and around Dalyan, Turkey. There are a number of great walks to be done in the local area; from the walk up to Candir and Kaunos over stunning mountains and rock tombs, to the Liquid Amber Fosrets of Dalyan. The Famous Lykian Way walk of 300+km across the southern coast of Turkey, is a trekking holiday for the hardcore (especially in the summer).

Coast/Beach:

Dalyan is best known for its lush greenery, the winding river, ancient Lycian rock tombs and a beautiful sandy beach, which is not just a natural wonder but also won The Times Best Open Space Award in 2010. It is one of the few natural breeding grounds of the beautiful Carretta Carretta sea turtle which can be seen. Over 6km of golden sands with access by bus, car and boat, there are cafeterias at either end for refreshments but plenty of empty space amongst the dunes to escape to.

Travel:

The nearest airport is Dalaman which is a 25 minute drive away. Once in Dalyan, car hire is not essential as we are so close to everything you could need. The town itself is quite small and everything is within easy walking distance.

Distances:

Everything is within walking or cycling distance in Dalyan. Villa Lazy Duck is within an easy walk to restaurants, bars and cafés and the riverboats that you take to the beach or the ruins of Kaunos with its amphitheatre and ancient Lycian rock tombs, the mud baths, sea fishing and so on. Fethiye and Olu Deniz are a 50 minute drive away. Marmaris is about a 75 minute drive, both of which have ferries to Rhodes.

Further Details:

There are many activities available such as trekking through the mountains, cycling and Jeep safaris, sunrise or moon light boat cruises for fishing or turtle watching, tours to various islands or just along the coast. Sailing, sea kayaking & white water rafting, diving & snorkelling in clear waters through caves and an abundance of marine life. Horse riding is also available.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Dalyan, Turkey

Rental Basis:
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Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer 2017
1 Aug 2017 - 5 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,000
for 7 nights
£1,000
 
 
Mid Season 2017
6 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£850
for 7 nights
£850
 
 
Late Season 2017
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Standard1
1 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Early Season
1 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£850
for 7 nights
£850
 
 
Mid Season1
1 Jul 2018 - 20 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£950
for 7 nights
£950
 
 
Summer Season
21 Jul 2018 - 3 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,040
for 7 nights
£1,040
 
 
Mid Season2
4 Sep 2018 - 20 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£950
for 7 nights
£950
 
 
Late Season
21 Sep 2018 - 3 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£850
for 7 nights
£850
 
 
Standard2
4 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
A 25% non-refundable deposit is required within 7 days of making the reservation. The remaining 75% is to be paid 4 weeks prior to arrival. Both payments are to be made to a Sterling account in UK.

A fully refundable security deposit of £100 is required, and returned by direct bank transfer after departure check.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day can be any day. Normal check-in and checkout at 12 noon
However, early check-in or late checkout can be arranged for an additional £25.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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