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Luxury villa within easy walking distance from Kalkan center. Free WiFi

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,722 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms (1 double, 1 twin), 2 bathrooms, sleeps 4 - 5

Villa Caretta is perfectly situated on a quiet and peaceful edge of the idyllic harbour village Kalkan. The beach and the village center with its many nice shops and a selection of fine restaurants are within 10-15 minutes walking distance from the villa.

The nicely finished villa with private swimming pool sleeps 4 adults comfortably in its two spacious air conditioned bedrooms with large sea view balcony. The view over Kalkan bay with its turquoise coast is gorgeous. The open plan kitchen adjoins the spacious sitting room with sliding doors to the terrace with private swimming pool. The villa is surrounded by a beautiful garden with many exotic flowers and trees.

You won't regret booking Villa Caretta. We have had only satisfied guests and we will be more than happy to provide any additionally required information.

The closest airport is Dalaman Airport which has scheduled flights from most UK airports. The scenic route to Kalkan takes about 1 hr 30 min's. If required we can assist organising transfers at a compatative rate.

More Details

Owner
Jenny and Dick Wielinga
Member since: 2005
Speaks English, German, Dutch
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
10 October, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We spent 2 lovely weeks here and enjoyed every day. This villa suited us well. Tracy and poolboy very helpful.
Oct 2013
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Location

Nearest Airport
115 Kilometres
Dalaman Airport
Nearest Beach
1000 Metres
Kalkan
Car: not necessary

Kalkan is the place for people that do not like the mass tourism found in many larger cities. Kalkan is sometimes referred to as the best kept secret of Turkey. The local people are very friendly and hospitable. Kalkan is built at the foot of the Taurus mountains. Its many small and winding streets are very romantic but also make Kalkan less accessible for people with a walking disability.

The Kalkan area has a lot of places to visit like the impressive gorge of Saklikent, Patara beach (longest sandy beach of Turkey and famous turtle breading area), the mountain plateau with the village of Bezirgan, the trout farms in Islamlar or the historical monuments of Xanthos, Letoon, Kekova, Myra and others. Kalkan itself has extensive facilities for boat trips, swimming, diving, snorkelling, bird watching, walking etc.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Kalkan in Antalya Province

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1722 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Luxury
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Stove
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Downstairs bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , Walk-in shower 1,00 x 1,40 m.
    Upstairs bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , Walk-in shower 1,00 x 1,40 m.
  • There are two large shower rooms with marble topped vanity units, walk-in shower and a toilet with built in bidet. The upstairs shower room contains a built in washing machine. Hot water is provided from a solar system that is located on the roof terrace. There is an outdoor shower near the swimming pool (cold water only)
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Master bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot , Air Conditioned
    Second bedroom - 2 Single Bed , Air Conditioned
    Extra bed in either room - 1 Single Bed
  • The master bedroom has a double bed. The spacious second bedroom has two extra long single beds. Both bedrooms are air conditioned and open out onto the upper balcony overlooking the Mediterranean. The villa provides comfortable living and sleeping space for up to 4 adults. There are an additional full size folding bed and a cot available that can be placed in either bedroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The spacious and comfortable villa has shaded eating areas, an open veranda, a generously sized pool, sun beds and umbrella's on the pool terrace and a roof terrace with barbeque, all of which are located in a quiet and peaceful area. A welcome pack consisting of tea, coffee, eggs, bread, butter, juice etc. will be waiting for you upon arrival. Our local English agent will be on hand to offer advice & local knowledge. The villa will be cleaned and bedding changed once a week. Towels are changed twice a week. Garden and pool are maintained on daily basis. Extra cleaning can be arranged with our local agent at a small charge. Please bring your own laptop if you want to make use of the free wireless broadband internet access.

Reviews

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Luxury villa within easy walking distance from Kalkan center. Free WiFi
average rating of 4.974359 based on 56 reviews
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Outstanding

  • 5 of 5

Arrived to a beautiful, clean and very well equipped villa. Being a big fan of all-inclusive holidays we were not too sure how we were going to like it but we loved it. No rush to put a towel down in the morning! The kitchen had every utensil known to man kind, the dishwasher is a god send, I've never seen such clean dishes. The pool was a bit cold towards the end of our holiday (October) and I was disappointed that I couldn't touch the floor but plenty of floats are provided. The bathrooms are beautiful and the shower was very powerful and hot, a major plus for me is having a good shower after a day in the sun. Both bedrooms are very comfortable, although the mattress in the double room did dip a little. The roof seating area is very comfortable with ample chairs, the views are wonderful, it was a pleasure to sit there in such a beautiful tranquil setting and not to have to listen to thumping music. The villas all around were occupied but you wouldn't know it, the villa offers all the privacy you require. The town is a 10 minute walk away, but it's all down hill, we did walk back most nights which was hard work back up the hills, but after eating it was a welcome walk, the restaurants in the town are lovely, too many to mention here but my favourite bar was Kleo's, the cocktails were amazing. The grounds are beautifully maintained with the most stunning colour flowers. Jenny and Dick kept us well informed of everything, they arranged for our taxi pick up to and from the airport, with was brilliant, the taxi driver was just lovely and talked us through the areas on the way to the villa. The biggest plus for me was having a washing machine, sad I know! But I had no washing or ironing to come home too, just bliss! Would I recommend this villa? Without a shadow of doubt - I've been 100% converted to a villa holiday. I look forward to our stay in 2015, I can't wait to return, it was the most relaxing holiday we've ever had.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 30, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your fantastic review. We are glad that you enjoyed your first stay in our villa so much that you booked right away for 2015.
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5

Everything you need, fully recommended

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed a few places in Kalkan and we would certainly stay here again. It has absolutely everything you need, lovely pool area with the sun all day, great terrace with fantastic views, comfy seating and a BBQ (it even had charcoal supplied). The kitchen has everything you could ever use to cook with, and the wifi is good. We ordered some more drinking water (very cheap), and it arrived within minutes. So lovely and peaceful. Just a 10 minute walk down to the harbour, maybe 15 minutes back but there are plant of taxi's if you have heavy shopping. Would thoroughly recommend it, we were 2 but 4 would be equally comfortable. Thank you Dick and Jenny ( and Sharon who looks after you in Kalkan).

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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First class all round...

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from a two week stay in this great property.

First off let me say that dealing with Dick and Jenny was a breeze, we found them very accommodating and answered all our questions in a very timely manner. We also found their property managers "on the ground " to be very helpful and lovely people too, nothing was too much trouble , and Sharon has a wealth of advice if you haven't visited before..

The property itself is fabulous, tons of outside space to use, a great pool and very private too...The washing machine was a very helpful addition and very easy to use..The roof top terrace gives great views over Kalkan and a great place for a few drinks in the evening... As the Villa is on the hill we used to walk down and get a taxi back most days. The taxi will cost around £2 so we found the location suited us.

Kalkan is beautiful and this villa would be a great choice for those considering a visit.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Grant and Michelle, Thank you for a great review. We will forward it to our property managers. Although the last part of the walk back goes upward the "hill" is far lower than many other locations in Kalkan. As you mentioned the taxi is very cheap and a good alternative. Thanks again, Jenny and Dick.
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Fabulous stay in Kalkan

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Villa Caretta for 12 days in August. The villa is in a great location just a 10 minute walk from the centre of Kalkan with all of it's restaurants and shops, the harbour and access to the beach clubs. The villa is very comfortable and perfectly clean and well maintained. The pool area is a fantastic sun trap and good sunbeds and parasols are there to provide comfortable sunbathing. The view from the roof terrace is just beautiful and we spent many evenings enjoying a glass of wine looking over the harbour and the bay.

We are a reasonably fit family and we did walk from the town back up to the villa a few times but bearing in mind the heat, we also used taxis many times. There are always loads of taxis waiting and it only cost £2.50 for the 4 of us each time.

Will definitely consider returning to Kalkan and Villa Caretta would be the first choice for accommodation.

Many thanks Dick and Jenny.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your review. Kalkan is a beautiful destination with great restaurants and very friendly local people. The local atmosphere is great . You are always welcome to visit us again. Best wishes, Jenny and Dick
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Lovely villa , superb views

  • 5 of 5

Excellent Villa , Pool cleaned daily, Views from the 2 balconies / roof terrace Sea Views, Walk-able distance into town over 200 restaurants in Kalkan , Large supermarkets near by for any groceries or hardware.

Property Management on hand if needed and first day guide of the property.

Most enjoyable relaxing stay

John and Diana Newbury Berkshire

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We are glad that you had such an enjoyable and relaxing stay that you booked already for next year.
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SUPERB VILLA CARETTA

  • 5 of 5

We spent great holidays at the lovely Villa Caretta. It is well located and well equiped. You can walk to the nice village of Kalkan with a lot of bars and restaurants. We loved the cool pool and the view of the rooftop terrace,specially in the evening with all the lights at the harbour and the bay. There are a lot of things to do. But sometimes we enjoyed only staying at the villa and at Kalkan. We are sure that we will return soon. Dick and Jenny are very, very hospitable, taking care of their guests!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 30, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Kalkan, Turkey

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low Season
1 Oct 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£596
for 7 nights
£596
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £42 per night, per additional guest
 
Ultra Low Season
29 Oct 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£492
for 7 nights
£492
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £42 per night, per additional guest
 
Ultra Low Season
1 Jan 2018 - 21 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£492
for 7 nights
£492
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £6 per night, per additional guest
 
Low Season
22 Apr 2018 - 19 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£596
for 7 nights
£596
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £6 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid Season
20 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£704
for 7 nights
£704
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £6 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season
1 Jul 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£848
for 7 nights
£848
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £6 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid Season
2 Sep 2018 - 29 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£704
for 7 nights
£704
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £6 per night, per additional guest
 
Low Season
30 Sep 2018 - 27 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£596
for 7 nights
£596
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £6 per night, per additional guest
 
Ultra Low Season
28 Oct 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£492
for 7 nights
£492
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £6 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£492
for 7 nights
£492
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £42 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Rental rates are all inclusive and apply for use by two persons. We will charge GBP 42,00 per week for each additional person. No hidden extras for use of water, gas, electric, cleaning, tax etc.
Published rates are for the first week. A 10% discount applies for additional weeks.
The pool will be maintained from beginning of May until the end of October.
To prevent high transfer costs we have a bank account available at Barclays for our UK guests

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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