A beautiful 3 bedroom 2 bathroom villa situated in the exclusive gated community of Augustus Village, with its beautifully landscaped courtyards and gardens. The villa has its own spacious terrace with seating for 6 people, close to one of nine swimming pools, where you can sip a glass of wine whilst watching the sun setting over the glorious Taurus Mountains. There is also an upstairs balcony with access from the upstairs hallway. This luxury villa is fully air-conditioned and has a fully fitted modern kitchen. The spacious living-room has a TV, DVD, satellite channels,and WiFi.
Set in the rolling foothills of the Taurus mountains as they sweep their way down to the Mediterranean sea, Augustus Village is a unique development of breathtaking beauty and tranquility, a place you can easily relax and unwind. The village itself is a maze of winding cobbled streets and hidden pathways inviting you to explore the mature gardens, spectacular vistas and discover any one of our 9 peaceful swimming pools. From its elevated location Augustus Village has commanding views of the Taurus mountains and the surrounding countryside, full of olive groves and orange groves on every side.
But Augustus Village is much more than just a perfect place to relax. If adventure and exploring are more to your taste, the local area offers all sorts of adventure activities, historical sites, cultural festivals and night life. All this can be arranged by the very helpful staff on Augustus Village, who will be there to help make this a most memorable holiday.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Fizz Beach - Free shuttle service daily 8 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Antalya 60 km, Nearest railway: N/A|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||DVD player, Staffed property|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, Pool or snooker table, Table tennis, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
Blessed with a shoreline of golden sands, mountain peaks, fast flowing rivers and cities dating back to antiquity living side by side with contemporary buildings and perfectly manicured golf courses, Turkey's Mediterranean coast defies any one description. History, culture and nature converge along the Gulf of Antalya, where magnificent castle fortresses and waterfront Greek temples share the spotlight with Mother Nature's creations.
Places of Interest:
Belek (20 mins east)
Belek is a modern tourist destination and aiming to be the golfing mecca of Europe. Boosting 11 championship golf courses already and more on the way, this is a true golfers paradise. If golfing doesn't attract you there is also horse riding along the long sandy beach, Belek beach club, and some great restaurants in the town centre.
Side (20mins west)
The ancient architects of Side certainly designed their city to best advantage, building an enormous seaside amphitheatre and the Temples of Apollo and Athena on the water's edge. The old ottoman houses have been tastefully restored to become guest houses, shops, top class restaurants and bars. Side comes alive in the evening when history takes a back seat to a buzzing night life. An evening spent along Side harbour is a must for all holiday makers visiting Augustus Village.
Antalya (50mins east)
The beautiful old city of Antalya (Kaleici) is a must visit for any holiday maker to this area. The old town is a maze of winding narrow laneways, dotted with ancient ruins, mosques, cafes and bars, antique shops and souvenir shops. All lanes lead down to the harbour where you can take a boat trip for 1 hour around the bay for about £4.
Only 50 minutes east of Augustus Village is the ancient fortress town of Alanya. Now a bustling tourist resort, the harbour is overlooked by the towering Alanya castle. A day spent exploring the castle and ancient harbour buildings, followed by a meal in one of the many excellent restaurants along the harbour is a fantastic day out for all the family. At night the harbour pulsates to bars and night clubs open well into the early hours.
Taurus Mountains (10mins to start of mountains)
Running adjacent to the bustling coastline are the Taurus mountains, a haven of unspoilt beauty and nature. The scenery here is truly breathtaking, and there are many activities such as trekking, white water rafting, canyoning and jeep safari to entertain the most adventurous of our guests.
Special Places of Interest
Fizz Beach bar/restaurant(10 mins)
Take the free shuttle bus to Fizz beach and enjoy a huge range of water sports, from jet skis to banana boats and parasailing, beach volley ball and swimming, there is everything here to keep adults and kids entertained. The beach here is great for kids, as it has a very gentle decent and is free of rocks or stones. Sun beds are free to use for customers of the bar/restaurant. In the evening the lively bar/restaurant serves great food and has theme nights such as Turkish night and BBQ night. A free shuttle is available for both day and evening visits.
There are 2 beaches at Side, one on either side of the harbour. The east side beach is more busy and narrow, servicing the many small & big hotels along this stretch. On the west side there is lots of space and a very wide beach. There are some beach bars and cafes for you to take a break from the rays, or just relax and watch the sun set over the sea.
Belek Beach Club
Located 20 mins east of Augustus Village is Belek beach club. Here there is also a vast aray of watersports, cafes and beach bars.
White Water Rafting & Canyoning.
Our most popular day, this is an exhilarating experience and one you will want to do again and again.
Just 4 km from Augustus Village is "Hipnotics", the worlds 2nd largest wake boarding park. Free transfer available daily.
Why not take a ride through a pine forest and then back along the beach as the sun sets. Transport included.
For the kids there are numerous aqua parks in the area. Check with our tourism rep for the best recommendation this season.
Take a trip into the mountains and enjoy an exhilerating experience quad biking through spectacular scenery.
The Antalya region is blessed with numerous historical sites from the Greek, Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman periods. From the romantic Phacelis to bohemian Olympos, Antalya, Perge, Siliyon, Aspendos, Selge and Side. The history buffs are really spoilt for choice. There are weekly trips available from Augustus Village to many of these sites. Or if you choose to explore alone, you can follow the route taken by Alexander the Great 2,500 years earlier.
Aspendos Opera Festival June 5th - June 26th
When it comes to culture it is very difficult to top "Aspendos Opera Festival". Held in an original Roman theatre, and featuring operas from top companies around the world, the festival has a unique atmosphere that is hard to match anywhere in the world. Only 5km from Augustus Village, tickets and transport are available from our tourism rep.
Side International Music Festival - Aug 25th-Sept 30th
An amazing array of classical and folk concerts spread over 5 weeks, and many held in the original Roman theatre in Side. Many concerts are free to enter, and transport can be arranged from Augustus Village.
Hamam (Turkish Bath)
If taking home a golden tan is a priority to you, than there is no better way to start your holiday than with a trip to the hamam. Ex-foliate away all that dead skin in preparation for a deeper, longer lasting tan. Package includes sauna, Turkish bath, salt cave, massage and face mask. Special deals including transport from your tourism rep.
Take a trip up into the mountains and visit the green canyon and green lake. The scenery here is breathtaking and there are numerous waterside restaurants along the lake to spend a relaxing afternoon. Boat trips are available around the lake, and there is also an outdoor adventure park for the young & old kids.
There is a wide choice of both traditional local markets and tourist markets around the Belek/Side area. The only day without a market is Sunday. Transport is available to Serik market every Tuesday and Friday, and here you can stock up on all your fresh fruit and vegetables.
And in the evenings you can enjoy a glass of wine while watching the sun slowly set behind the jagged Taurus mountains. Heaven!
We look forward to welcoming you to share our piece of Heaven.