A spacious apartment 10 minutes walk to old town and the beach. It is in a secluded location and is a naturally cool apartment which is ideal for the summer peak season.
Although there is no pool the local hotels are quite accommodating as long as you buy a drink or two they will gladly let you use their facilities and there is a small lagoon a 10 minute walk away which is excellent for swimming .
There are now quite a few restaurants on the Kalamar Rd most within 5 minutes walk and are considerably cheaper and just as good as the ones in the old town. There are a number of top end hotels within 5 min-walk which offer great food and at reasonable prices and fabulous views to boot !
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||1km 1 km|
|Will consider||House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||200 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Dalaman 120 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||2 Sofa beds, Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Further details outdoors|
We have a couple of sunbeds and a private sun bathing area
Pools are available locally and a lagoon for swimming 10 minutes away .
Kalkan is described as Turkey's best kept secret. It is a sophisticated resort set on the Turkish Mediterranean Riviera.
Take the bus to Kas ( 25 mins ) for a fabulous trip with views very similar to the Amalfi Coast
Hire a car or join a local excursion to visit one of the many historical ancient sites such as Patara (20 mins ), Xanthos ( 20 mins ), Tios (25 mins ), a trip to the Taurus mountains or the amazing Saklikent Gorge ( 20 mins )
The town is at the foot of the Taurus mountains and was once a small fishing village, it is now a charming holiday resort consisting of cobbled streets, housing shops selling jewellery, carpets and local goods. You can enjoy bartering with the shopkeepers and their hospitality offering of apple tea.
Enjoy a beer at the bars on the picturesque harbour, admire the gulets, the fishing and sailing boats, or hire for the day your privately skippered boat and be taken to the coves for a swim in the turquoise sea, sunbathe, enjoy the food and a mudbath all at unbelievable value.
Visit the small pebbled beach close by the harbour or the local beach clubs and enjoy the water sports available, such as snorkelling, scuba diving and wind surfing.
Enjoy mountain walks, climbing, trekking, caving and parascending, have a relaxing Turkish bath or massage to ease away the aches and pains.
In the evening sample some of the finest food at the harbour side restaurants or those with roof top terraces offering views of Kalkans wonderful illuminated night-life.