Koy Manzara Villa Kalkan
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A stunning detached villa set in a fabulous location offering spectacular views over the bay of Kalkan. Koy Manzara(Bay View) has been beautifully furnished,& is extremely comfortable,airy & spacious.
- Price from 71 GBP / Day
- Capacity up to 6 people
- 3 bedrooms & 2 bathrooms
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Last updated: 01/15/2008
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This stunning detached villa is set in a fabulous location offering spectacular views over the bay of Kalkan. Koy Manzara (Bay View) has been beautifully furnished, and is extremely comfortable, airy and spacious. It has been tastefully decorated and is extremely well equipped for both inside and outside living, making your holiday more relaxing and comfortable.
The mature garden and terraces have sun throughout the day and due to its elevated position has the added benefit of the cooling sea breezes. Enjoy drinks by the pool, dine Al Fresco under the Bougainvillea covered pergola, or just relax and watch the changing scenery from the comfortably furnished roof terrace.
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Prices & deals
- Lowest Daily Price:
- 71 GBP
- Highest Daily Price:
- 125 GBP
- Lowest Weekly Price:
- 500 GBP
- Highest Weekly Price:
- 875 GBP
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- Payment Types:
- Credit Card
- Travellers cheque
- Wire Transfer
Location & area
This beautiful and sophisticated bougainvillea-covered harbour village is set in a breathtaking landscape in the heart of the old Lycian region. The ancient sites of Xanthos, Letoon, Pinara, Tlos and Patara are all close by, with Kekova, Demre, Myra, Phaselis, Olympos and Aspendos slightly further away, but all easily accessible.
Strict conservation laws have ensured that the heart of the village retains an authentic ambience. Winding cobbled streets, colourful local shops and excellent harbour-side or roof terrace restaurants and bars are combined with stunning views - whether you are looking up to the dramatic mountains behind the village, or down across the harbour to the broad sweep of the Mediterranean.
The many roof terraces are a highlight of the evenings, a time when Kalkan is at her significant best. You can dine by candlelight to the strains of jazz or classical music whilst admiring the beautiful views across the tiled rooftops to the harbour and out to sea - a truly unforgettable experience.
The standard of dining in Kalkan is a wonderful surprise. With restaurant ownership shared between locals and Turks from Istanbul, a wider variation of Mediterranean cuisine is offered than perhaps might be expected from a Turkish village of this size. Certainly, the range and style of cuisine on offer exceeds what is generally available throughout coastal Turkey.
Due to the type of visitor that Kalkan attracts there have been continuing gastronomic improvements, especially at the higher end of the market. This has resulted in an eclectic selection of restaurants that provide good value for all tastes.
Swimming opportunities abound. The village pebble beach has been carefully and attractively extended. There are stunning beaches in the immediate vicinity, with Patara Beach being one. Patara is a 20-minute journey, and is regularly featured as one of the Mediterranean's most beautiful and undiscovered beaches. Comprising eighteen kilometres of sand without a single building. (Except one restaurant on the beach which is open all day and has all the facilities needed to spend the whole day at the beach).
The dramatic Kaputas beach is a 5 minute journey from Kalkan. It is a beautiful sandy beach found at the foot of a ravine down many steps.
Several beach clubs complete the swimming options available in Kalkan. Accessible by water taxi, taxi or on foot, these clubs are much more than simply platforms cut into the cliff side - they provide a scenically stunning setting and a peaceful haven in which to relax by the water's edge listening to the sounds of the sea and, occasionally, tasteful background music.
The swimming at the beach clubs is fabulous, with access steps leading directly from the rocks into the clear clean waters of the bay, some parts of which are freshened by several natural underground springs. Most of the clubs also provide water sports for the more active.
With so much of interest in the surrounding regions and the village itself, Kalkan is a destination that encourages guests to return time and time again. Whether your interests are historical, cultural, or you just wish for the most relaxing holiday in the most beautiful, Kalkan is sure to satisfy.
Kalkan has managed to retain that most elusive of mixtures - an authentic ambience with the relative sophistication that makes it an unusual, charming, picturesque and uniquely welcoming destination.
Things to do in & around Kalkan
The following water sports are available in Kalkan:
Windsurfing, Water-skiing, Ringos/Donuts, Parasailing, Jet-skiing, Sea Canoeing, Pedaloes, Scuba Diving.
Kekova, Myra & Church of St Nicolas
A popular destination with visitors is Demre (Kale) where the famous rock tombs of Myra are to be found as well as the early medieval domed Basilica of St Nicholas.
Jeep Safari & Islamlar
Drive up to the mountains for an unforgettable day of adventure and excitement.
Kalkan Boat Trip
Chill on a relaxing day trip around the bays and islands of Kalkan, lunch is served onboard. Plenty of swimming and lots of fun.
Saklikent, Tlos & Yakapark
A wonderful way to escape the searing summer heat of the coast, this tour takes you into the Taurus mountain range with its fresh springs cascading to the plain below.
Scuba Diving & Try Dives
Kalkan has many excellent dive companies offering full day trips, 'try dives' and PADI open water courses for those looking to establish themselves as a certified diver.
Riding on the beautiful 18 km beach of Patara.
Fethiye Market & Kayaköy
Approximately 15 minutes from Fethiye is the Ghost village, Kayakoy. After the inhabitants left the village in 1922 to return to Greek soil, the houses, numbering about 3,500, where left empty and deserted.
An exciting day of sun, fun, nature and canoeing along the beautiful Xantos River. No canoeing experience required to share an exhilarating day in Patara national park as your experienced guides show you one of the most unspoilt places of the area.
Thrill-seekers are sure to find this one of the greatest possible adrenalin rushes. Take off on top of the mountains in Kas enjoy the view of Greek Island Meis, Kas town and beautiful scenery.
Sea Kayaking at Kekova
This is a great way to see the sunken city of Kekova and experience sea kayaking.
Greek Island of Meis (Castellorizo)
Meis Island known as Castellorizo by the Greeks is only 20 minutes away from Kas town. Meis has remained untouched by tourism still protecting its charm and beauty of a small Greek Island. Tours to the Island are available almost everyday from Kas.
Patara, Xanthos, Letoon & Pinara
Within easy reach of Kalkan is the Lycian capital, Xanthos, its port, Patara, religious centre, Letoon and also Pinara.
- Mentese Mahallesi, Kiziltas Mevkii,Istiklal Caddesi, No5 Antalya, 07960, Kalkan, Turkey
- Accommodation located in:
- mountainside, near water sports, village, walking distance from town!
Amenities & services
On the ground floor is the spacious open-plan lounge; kitchen and dining area, each have patio doors leading onto the terrace. The doors from the kitchen lead directly to a large pergola covered in Bougainvillea, providing welcome shade whilst you dine Al Fresco. The air-conditioned lounge is inviting, with large comfy sofas, a wonderful open fireplace and stunning views. The kitchen is modern and very well equipped, (see facilities below for details) with a large dining table and chairs. Conveniently located on the ground floor is a WC.
On the first floor are two air-conditioned bedrooms, both decorated in a similar style, but with their own individuality. Cooling white walls and hand made curtains, matching covers and beautiful Turkish cushions make these bedrooms feel special. They also have large wardrobes with plenty of hanging space and a dressing table with mirror to ensure you look your best for your evenings out in the wonderful restaurants of Kalkan. The bedrooms each have a large en-suite bathroom with a double walk-in shower, WC, and a vanity cabinet with plenty of storage. Each bedroom has its own large private balcony with roof to keep you cool, and both balconies have spectacular views. On the second floor is an air-conditioned twin bedded attic room which has a wardrobe with draws & a dressing table with mirror, hair-dryer. Due to limited head height this room is more suited to children. This bedroom is not en-suite.
Further details outdoors:
Outside living is enviable at this villa. The flower-covered pergola provides a cooling and beautiful place to eat. Admire the magnificent views from the comfort of your sun-bed, or if you get a burst of energy - how about using the inflatable pool toys! The parasols even have wheelie stands to make even the small task of moving them easy. There is also a BBQ if you fancy trying your hand at Al Fresco cooking. Beautiful deep pink and red Bougainvillea climb up to the balconies and dotted around the terrace are terracotta pots overflowing with pretty colourful flowers. The views from the roof terrace are breathtaking and together with the wrought-iron sofas (with comfy mattresses) and marble table this makes for the ultimate nighttime viewpoint to be mesmerised by the twinkling lights of Kalkan.
Air-conditioned lounge with open fireplace, 3 seater sofa, 2 ½ seater sofa, 1 armchair & patio doors to terrace, garden & pool. TV. DVD Player & good selection of dvds. (DVD player only plays originals) CD player. Games. Large upright fan.
Well-equipped, air-conditioned modern kitchen with large kitchen table & chairs for six people. Patio doors leading onto the terrace with a large covered pergola and another set of dining facilities for six people. Kitchen also leads to garden and pool. Dishwasher. Washing machine. Microwave. Large fridge/freezer. Coffee machine. Full oven with grill, 1 electric ring, 3 gas rings, extractor fan. Cool bag with ice trays, picnic rug, parasol for beach.
Downstairs WC & hand basin.
Air-conditioned twin room with en-suite (double walk-in shower, washbasin, WC) and large balcony with sea and mountain views (Two single beds can be together or apart) Hairdryer. Mosquito nets over beds & plug in mosquito machine. Large upright fan. CD player.
Air-conditioned double room with en-suite (double walk-in shower, washbasin, WC) and large balcony with sea views. Hairdryer. Mosquito nets over beds & plug in mosquito machine. Large upright fan.
Roof terrace with fabulous views, 2 large sofas & marble table.
Sun-loungers with cushions, side tables, parasols. BBQ, pool toys.
Private pool. The pool can be fenced/gated to make an area safe for children, more details on request.
Meshing on all doors & windows
Complimentary hamper on arrival
Complimentary hamper on arrival, booster seat for sitting at table, stairgate, cot, toys, trike, toilet training seat - all childrens items available on request
Private pool can be fenced off so safe for toddlers/children.
Pergola now has covered top to ensure shade. House book with local information at teh villa. Safe. Complimentary telephone for local calls. Backup water tank (never without water)
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