'Boutique style' Deluxe Duplex 2 Bedroom Apartment With Pool And Sea Views In A Palm Tree Lined Avenue Peaceful And Landscaped Gardens - There Is No Better Way To Get A Tan Whilst Reading A Book!
Kalkan is a charming, naturally and historically rich holiday and fishing village located in beautiful turquoise Mediterranean Sea coast of Turkey. Archaeological remains of fascinating cities of ancient Lycia civilization such as Patara, Xantos, Letoon etc. are near Kalkan. One can find peacefulness and happiness in this little town. Kalkan is special, with its quiet sophistication, beautiful surroundings and wonderful restaurants.
Ruya Apartment is situated in an exclusive residential area with beautiful views of the Kalamar bay and islands in Kalkan. This new build apartment is tastefully decorated in neutral shades with local artwork and Kilims and offers a high standard of accommodation and facilities, making it a real ‘home from home’. There are a swimming pool and a garden as well. Conveniently situated only 5 minutes walk to the Beach Clubs at Kalamar Bay and 5 minutes drive to Kalkan Marina where days can be spent sunbathing and swimming, very good facilities and options for enjoying a wide variety of water sports, scuba diving, hiking, resting. – an excellent location to spend the day before walking into the center of Kalkan for the evening.
Ruya Apartment is an impressive apartment with the real ambiance of a villa once inside. This beautiful spacious apartment makes guests immediately feel relaxed within its mature surroundings and landscaped gardens. The apartment is one of just four deluxe apartments sharing the amenities.
Dalaman is the nearest airport about an hour and 45 minutes away, Antalya is 3 hrs. We are happy to recommend local car hire and transfer services from reliable companies.
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Interaction with Guests
When you arrive to the Ruya Apartment we or one of our family member will welcome you at the home. Some food and drinks including cheese, tomatoes, cucumber, bread, jam, butter, coffee, tea and a bottle of wine will be waiting for you at the apartment. You can call any of us from the phone numbers that we will give you when you arrive.
Kalkan is special with its quiet sophistication, beautiful surroundings and wonderful restaurants. It is a place where the people are friendly and helpful without being intrusive, guaranteeing you a wonderful stay. Kalkan is unique with many restaurants situated on roof terraces allowing you to enjoy incredible night views as you delight in the excellent high standard of food served throughout. The menus offer exceptional food both traditional Turkish and European dishes. There are various supermarkets, banks, a post office and telephone shops. On Thursdays there is a local market where you can haggle with the sellers for bargains. Turkish and English are the main languages.
Kalkan’s pebble beach is just by the town harbour, the famous Patara beach is a 20 min drive or you can take the local bus (dolmus). Kaputas beach, a secluded sandy cove is located on the road to Kas and can be reached by car or dolmus, also a beautiful trip around the coast. Around Kalkan there are numerous beach clubs, great for enjoying a day out, offering sun-bathing platforms with direct access to the beautiful turquoise sea. All the beach clubs offer refreshments, sunbeds and sunshades.The pretty town of Kas is 25 mins away, Fethiye is approx 1 hour. Patara beach, a 18 km stretch of unspoil sands where the logger heads turtles hatch their young is about 20 mins drive away. There are many local villages within easy reach of Kalkan also famous tourist spots such as the Saklikent gorge; Kaya Koy (Greek Ghost town - the setting of 'Birds without wings' by Louis de Bernierres), Kekova; Xantos; Letoon; Pinara and Tlos all within 1 hour's drive.
Other Things to Note
There are 4 large/steep steps up from the road which could cause an issue for people with limited mobility.
The large pool is shared with only the 3 other apartments. There are loungers, table and chairs available for guests of Apartment Ruya. You can also relax in the garden areas surrounded by flowers, mature palm trees, olive and lemon trees. The beautiful palms offer extra shade, if desired, in the hot summer months. There is a cushioned seating area poolside. This is useful for drying off after the pool or just relaxing by the pool. The apartment is situated in a beautiful mature area. It's quiet privacy and lushness will ensure guests have a relaxing holiday with easy access to the many lovely restaurants in Kalkan.
There is a non-refundable £100 deposit per week on booking. The balance is due to be paid 8 weeks before departure. We also ask for a £100 security deposit which will be refunded to you on return from your stay when we have confirmation that all is well in the apartment. Full details will be provided on booking.
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We are living in Ankara. I am a government employee, working for Prime Ministry Privatization Administration of Turkey. My husband is a Professor in the Computer Engineering Dept. of a well known university namely Middle East Technical University. I am graduated from Chemistry dept. of this university too.
We love Kalkan and our apartment.