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Villa Joy, Luxury Yalikavak Villa Private Pool, 3 Bedrooms. Uninterrupted Views

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Villa Joy, Koyunbaba, Yalikavak, Aegean Region, Turkey - Peaceful Location, 10 Mins By Road To Yalikavak, 10 Mins To Historic Gumusluk

There is something special about Bodrum and the Yalikavak area which draws people to return year after year. With it's mix of modern luxury Marina, traditional centre and laid back atmosphere, luxury villas are in great demand. So much so that VILLA JOY is being snapped up before making it's proper début! Villa Joy's owners have taken care and time to create a sleek, stylish and comfortable rental home for guests staying there. It has what everyone wants breathtaking views, large private pool with purpose built stone seating area/table for taking in the views, shaded dining terrace, 3 bedrooms, 2 shower rooms plus separate cloakroom/WC and immaculately furnished in cool whites with a great use of natural wood throughout. A good family villa, perfect spot for couples too. 10 mins one direction takes you to the historic fishing village of Gumusluk, whilst in the other direction the increasing popular resort of Yalikavak.

More Details

Property Manager
Annie Burnett
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
12 October, 2017

About Annie Burnett

Annie Burnett at Peninsula Villas is our rental agent and will take care of you from initial enquiry to arrival. Our villa has English speaking guest managers who will be waiting to greet you and be on hand should you need them. Annie lived in the Bodrum area for 4 years and knows the properties she rents and their locations. If you have any questions, please contact Annie who will be able to assist.

Guestbook comments from the manager

What can we say about this beautiful amazing stunning villa ! This is the 5th visit to Yalikavak, Bodrum, Turkey and this property has been the best so far, a truly 5 star Villa with a secure location for any family visiting and views that are truly spectacular - Large 3 Bedrooms, all air conditioned and with stunning bathrooms + ensuite, clean and immaculate with so many utensils and kitchen equipment variety, you only need to shop at the local Migros down the road (5 mins walk). A blissful large private pool with relaxing seating and plenty of comfy sun loungers. Manager Annie from Peninsula Villas Bodrum is truly so helpful it just makes everything run like clockwork, airport pick up , booking,Hassan and his team in the New Mercedes Vito, deposit payback and communication throughout was excellent, there is nothing she doesn't know about this area along with some useful high end restaurants we didn't know existed, her colleague Marion (Turkey resident) is on hand 24hr for help and assistance - comfortable , Clean , Stunning to sit out and have an evening meal, totally relaxing holiday and with this been our very 1st review on Review websites, I would say to anyone reading this review, get in touch with Annie and do book. I don't think we would want to look elsewhere having used Villa Joy. We will definitely be back this year. Thank you to Marion for all here amazing assistance and help with everything we need to know about Villa Joy, Yalikavak.
May 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
55 Kilometres
Bodrum Milas
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
JW Marriott
Nearest Ferry
30 Kilometres
Bodrum Icemeler
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Ortakent
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Zeytin Alti
Nearest Beach
600 Metres
Gumuskaya
Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

Good location for walking. Many historic sites around with Ephesus being 2.5 hour drive away and Bodrum Castle and the Mausoleum less than 20 mins away.

Coast/Beach:

Koyunbaba beach is approx 10/15 mins walk from Villa Joy and can be reached by following the road through the Karya development. Public access may be restricted at some beaches.

Yalikavak beaches and the Marina are 10 mins by road. The Marina has a large pool and beach club. Gundogan bay has a large sandy beach a All towns on the Peninsula are close by so worth exploring on days out. All are different and offer beaches, water side dining.

Travel:

Bodrum Milas Airport is approx 45 mins away.

The Bodrum to Kos (Greece) ferry can either be caught from the Ferry terminal in Bodrum or Turgutreis. This is a day trip and takes less than 1 hour and costs around Euro 25 per person.

A car is advised for this location. The dolmus (public transport minibus) runs along the main road from Yalikavak to Gumusluk, this is near the Migros supermarket (which is 1km, 2 mins drive away).

Distances:

Bodrum town is 20 mins from Villa Joy

Yalikavak is 10 mins drive, Gumusluk fishing village and harbour restaurants are l0 mins drive in the opposite direction

Ephesus ruins are 2.5 hours drive and a visit can be done in one day from Yalikavak.

Turgutreis is 20 mins drive from Villa Joy.

Nearest supermarket, Migros, 1 km - 15 minute walk, 2 min drive

Further Details:

Yalikavak's town centre has retained its traditional Turkish charm. With its simple but stylish laid back atmosphere and friendly welcoming locals, this is its main attraction and the reason why holidaymakers return to the area year after year. Along the coast road en-route from the villa to Yalikavak you will pass some of the best fish restaurants on the Bodrum Peninsula huddled together in their own 'fish restaurant village' area. A couple of minutes further on takes you to Yalikavak's fashionable new Marina with super yachts, gullets and sail boats visiting from all around the world. The Marina comprises smart shops, bars, restaurants and a beach club which hosts open air concerts during high summer. The centre of Bodrum is less than 20 minutes from here with its own smart Marina, town centre shops and, of course, the famous Bodrum Castle.

Bodrum town has fabulous shops in the Marina area and also along the narrow streets of the old town near the Castle. At night, the Marina has open air live music starting at 10pm until the early hours nightly during high summer.

Yalikavak has supermarkets, banks, ATMs, Taxi ranks, bus station, petrol stations etc.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Bodrum in Mugla

Property Type:
  • villa
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • village
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite to master has fully tiled shower room with walk in rain shower, WC, basin. Family shower room with mosaic tiles, walk in shower, WC and basin. Cloakroom with WC/basin at ground floor, tiled in high quality mosaics
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 Double Master Bedroom 2 Double Bedroom 3 Flexible - can be a single, twin or double with its 'trundle' style bed.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • bay
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Simple and ultra stylish in design with high quality furnishings and fittings throughout. Villa Joy has new Swedish owners whose taste and style is reflected in the décor of the villa. A cool contemporary and sleek look has been created by using neutral colours and natural wood for furnishings. Attention to detail has been high on the agenda evidenced in Joy's presentation. Wi fi is provided by model modem. 4GB weekly allows for emails, banking, browsing but not streaming movies, online games, downloading photos and large data files etc. Outside: Outside. WOW! The most breathtaking uninterrupted views across the azure Aegean to the Greek Islands. Panoramic views from left to right including the village and bay of Koyunbaba to your left. The large shaped private pool (180 deep) and 9.3m x 4m wide proudly sits in the travertine tiled sunbathing area. Pool has a semi circle of steps for gentle walking in or sitting in, but the depth was considered when built. In front of the pool is a stone constructed semi-circle bench seating area with padded seating and stone 'table' for evening cocktails and taking in the Moonlight view. The covered dining terrace with tables and chairs provides shade when required. Planting of palms and flowers around the edges and sides of the house have been carefully selected. Utility Room: Washing machine can be found in the cloakroom and is built in behind cupboards Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Villa will be clean with fresh linen/towels on arrival. For stays longer than 10 nights a half-term linen/towel change is included. Additional cleaning/laundry available at guest extra cost payable locally. Please enquire. Pool towels provided. Other: 'Office' area off lounge, with desk/chair for lap top working etc.

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average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
5

Stunning, peaceful, incredible views

  • 5 of 5

Villa Joy is absolutely stunning, we only left in the evenings to eat out and shop, the views kept us entertained for the fortnight we stayed and there was plenty of room outside for lounging in the sun or sitting under the veranda in the shade. The sunset is spectacular, viewed from the stone seating area, a popular spot in the evenings. The villa is furnished to the highest standards, with a stylish minimal look but maximum comfort. The kitchen is well stocked with crockery and glasses, the appliances all worked and the water cooler was an added bonus. The pool is gorgeous, there is a ledge to sit on, many hours were spent sitting in here reading! The owners clearly take great pride in their property, it was absolutely spotless inside and out.

The villa is a 10-15 minute walk down the hill to Migros Supermarket, The Terrace Restaurant, Dolmus stop and the taxi rank. We didn’t hire a car while we stayed, we used the Dolmus to get to Gumusluk and Yalikavak, and hired a taxi back (40TL from Yalikavak, 20TL from Gumusluk).

We booked through Annie at Peninsula Villas. Communication with Annie was excellent and she took us through the booking and payment process without any problems at all. We also asked Annie to book us a taxi transfer, this was clean, cool, comfortable and on time, waiting for us when we landed. Our breakage deposit was paid back the day after we left, a highly efficient service.

Marion manages the villa locally, she takes great care and attention with the property and was very helpful with advice and suggestions when she visited us mid stay, she has a wealth of information to share and is on hand to deal with any problems that may arise, a true gem!

So, would we visit again? Absolutely!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Dream villa which lives up to its name.

  • 5 of 5

Having just returned from Villa Joy (June 2017) we can confirm that it is aptly named. We knew of course about the stunning views from the Owners Direct site but witnessing them first hand is fantastic.

The villa has been furnished to a high standard with quality lounge furniture and premium Bosch kitchen appliances, not at all like the basic 'white goods' you sometimes find in rental properties. The owners clearly have high standards.

Whilst the villa is not really walking distance from the nearest restaurant the area is well serviced by taxis if you don't fancy driving on an evening. Typical cost to pick up from the villa and travel to the next village or various restaurants was 20TL (under a Fiver) in June. all the taxis we used knew where the villa is located - incidentally Moonlight Houses is a gated community and very peaceful.

A word about Annie, the Property Manager. She was in touch before the holiday with information and met us at the local shop on arrival to lead us to the villa and show us around. She was on hand by phone throughout our stay and most helpful.

We have rented many villas in the last ten years and can confirm that Villa Joy is one of the best.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Stunning villa, incredible view

  • 5 of 5

Booking the villa was very easy and secure and on arrival Sara was very helpful in settling us in. The villa itself is immaculately maintained and very well set out with everything you'd ever need with all the latest technology and kitchen utensils. The view is simply breath taking and you can just stare out onto the panoramic sea view for hours. The area is great although a car in necessary to visit the surrounding villages of Yalikavak and Gumusluk which have amazing fish restaurants which the villa owners give great recommendation, there is also a good sized supermarket very close by to stock up the fridge. There was no sign of any of the migrant crisis that have been seen in previous years and the locals were very kind and enthusiastic and very accommodating with our young child. We will certainly be back to Villa Joy and have left with some amazing memories of the holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

"Superb holiday in a stunning villa"

  • 5 of 5

The previous reviews are spot on & more..

The stunning views, spectacular sunsets, five star perfection & cleanliness of Villa Joy have to be seen to be believed, the information & help given before & during our stay from both Annie & Pascale was great, the glistening swimming pool was cleaned & checked daily,

Migros supermarket & a wonderful bakery are a walk away, we hired a car through Annie though we struggled to leave this beautiful holiday home,

We would recommend palmalife beach club for both couples & families, also pirate cactus water park for families.

Gumsluk is 10 minutes in one direction which is a very traditional town & marina with ample restaurants & bars.

Yalikavak is 10 minutes in the other direction which also has many good restaurants, bars & shops boasting a lovely new marina.

If you are looking for tranquillity, relaxation & breath taking views from all areas of your holiday home then Villa Joy is for you.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 8, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Très bon

  • 5 of 5

All in all we found the entire experience thoroughly relaxing. The Villa itself is increadible, we really couldn't fault the place. The owner quite clearer has a passion for perfection, and this was easily seen throughout the Villa with the choices of fittings etc. The view from the villa and seated area poolside were also second to none - so peaceful and just what we needed to recharge the batteries.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 30, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Breathtaking

  • 5 of 5

What can I say about Villa Joy, but simply beautiful, with stunning decor throughout. Everything have been thought about, leaving the most stunning view over the Aegean Ocean.

The pool area is just lovely, with this amazing bespoke stone table and seating area, to dine or just sit with a glass of wine looking over the sea.

Annie from Peninsula Villas told us about Villa Joy and we fell in love with it by photographs, even better to be there.

We will definitely return to Villa Joy.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 1, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Bodrum, Turkish Aegean Coast

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
October 2017
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,095
for 7 nights
£1,095
 
 
May 2018
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,095
for 7 nights
£1,095
 
 
June 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,395
for 7 nights
£1,395
 
 
HIGH SEASON 2018
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,695
for 7 nights
£1,695
 
 
September 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,395
for 7 nights
£1,395
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £350

Booking Notes:
Annie Burnett is the Swedish owners' booking and rental agent and is based in the UK. 2014 is Annie's 9th year of renting in the area.

This villa has an English speaking villa manger who will meet you on arrival, hand over keys and be your contact during your stay. Guest Manager details will be emailed together with full Arrival Info, two weeks prior to arrival.

Changeover Day:
Flexible to allow incoming flights from all over the World.
Standard check in of 16.00
Standard check out of 10.00
These are flexible depending on occupancy before/after each guest arrival.

Notes on prices:
Reservation deposits are 15% of the total booking cost and can be paid by bank transfer or Pay Pal (using a debit/credit card). Final balance is due 6 weeks prior to arrival and paid direct to the property owner (we supply all info for this). At final balance stage a fully refundable security payment (usually £350) is also paid. This is refunded after departure.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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