KALKAN BREEZE APARTMENT is located in a small complex of 9 beautiful apartments in the sought after area of Komurluk in Kalkan. Nestled into the side of the hill, the apartment enjoys unrivaled sea views across the bay from Kalkan Harbour to the right and out to the Mediterranean Sea to the left.
The apartment is very well equipped and furnished to a very high standard with a cool, bright decor. It has good outside space with a front balcony with 2 sun loungers and a cafe style table and 2 chairs. There is a shaded side terrace furnished with cushioned bench seating for relaxing and a dining table and 6 chairs allowing dining for up to 8 people. The apartments share a pool terrace with swimming pool, furnished with wooden sun loungers and parasols. Situated a leisurely10-15 minute stroll from the town and just 5 minutes to the nearest beach club (Palm Beach Club) with bathing platforms, water sports, bar and restaurant.
Inside the apartment, the spacious open plan living area has ample lounge seating for 6 with sliding doors opening onto the front balcony. There is a dining area with a round iron, granite topped table and 4 dining chairs. There are 2 good sized bedrooms, one with a king size bed and 1 with twin beds. Both have en-suite newly fitted (2014) shower rooms and wc facilities all beautifully tiled with marble. The master bedroom with king size bed has large sliding doors onto the front terrace and has stunning sea views. The twin bedroom leads out onto the side terrace. A fully fitted kitchen (new for 2016) is very well equipped with oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, toaster, kettle and more than ample crockery, glassware and cookware. There is storage room which houses the washing machine. We have picnic ware and cool bags for use round the pool or taking to the beach.
The apartment is also equipped with a digital safe, iron and ironing board, a hair dryer and an Ipod docking station for your use. We have a DVD player and a library of DVDs for you to enjoy and also a paperback swap system so you don't need to weigh yourself down with excess reading matter.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 en suites|
|Check in time:||15:00|
|Check out time:||11:00|
|Nearest beach||Kalkan Beach 1 km|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Dalaman 90 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property, Sea view|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Safe, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Single Beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
The beautiful fishing village of Kalkan nestles at the foot of the Taurus Mountains within easy reach of many historical places of interest including Xanthos, Thlos and the ancient city of Patara. The famous Patara Beach is nearby with 18 miles of golden sand which is home to the loggerhead turtles. Nearby towns include Kas and Fethiye.
Kalkan has a unique cosmopolitan feel about it that draws back discerning British visitors as well as guests from other parts of Turkey and the rest of the world.
White washed buildings surrounding the picturesque harbour. It's narrow cobbled streets are lined with craft shops, boutiques and restaurants. Restaurants (many of them with roof top terraces) specialize in everything from traditional Ottoman/Turkish fare to sophisticated fine dining. The quality is excellent with plenty of fresh produce and varied menus. The very favourable exchange rates make it very reasonably priced, giving plenty of opportunities to try a different array of dining experiences. There are several stylish bars dotted around for those who wish to relax with a drink, listening to all kinds of music from jazz, pop, blues to traditional Turkish.
Whilst the gentlemen are having themselves a hair cut and shave in a traditional Turkish barber shop, the ladies can browse the many boutiques, jewellery and craft shops. Whether it's ceramics, glassware, carpets or merely cushions, the choices are endless. The locals love to barter and their natural hospitable nature will usually mean that they will offer a cup of turkish or apple tea to refresh you during the negotiation experience. The Turks just love to see the tourists happy and make friends.
For the sun worshippers, Kalkan has it's own small pebble beach but the beach clubs around the town are a firm favourite with the tourists. These have bathing platforms with sun loungers and parasols and the advantage of restaurants and bars. There is an entry fee which includes sun loungers and parasols and transport to and from the club by water taxi. Some offer water sports at an extra charge.
Scuba diving is available locally with PADI certified schools. The area is excellent for fishing, snorkelling or just exploring the surrounding area by sea on a gulet day cruise. You can go as part of a tour, or charter your own private gulet with skipper and plan your own adventure. There is no end of things to do to make for a relaxing and varied vacation.