About this listing
In the heart of historic Selcuk, close to Ephesus, Serenity Cottage is a stone built cottage ideal for a romantic break or for those in search of luxury and relaxation.
Serenity Cottage is a 2 minute stroll to one of the Seven Wonders of the World (The Artemis Temple) and within walking distance to Ephesus. It is a short distance from the coast and 8km to the famous wine making village, Sirince. Situated within its own grounds Serenity Cottage is a peaceful retreat ideal for couples or a small family.
Serenity Cottage incorporates Western design whilst respecting Turkish architecture and landscape. The interior is comprised of two double en suite bedrooms and a large open plan living area with vaulted ceiling. The landscaped garden is full of Turkish character; there is a water fountain, Roman style hot tub, barbeque area and day bed. The spacious roof terrace is ideal for relaxation and provides stunning views of this historic place.
The main town of Selcuk is just a 5 minute walk from Serenity, where you'll find a variety of restaurants and cafes, there are also regular buses ( in Turkish called dolmuş ( said: dolmush) to places around selçuk.
Some of our favorite places to visit are the Selçuk market; which is in Selçuk every Saturday and Wednesday selling a variety of goods: fruit & veg, clothes, household products, chickens, plants and knickknacks.
The Hammam: is a Turkish bath House where you can go to relax and unwind, experience a Turkish scrub & massage, or just enjoy lounging on the hot stone. The Hammam is mixed with both men and women for most of the week then on Fridays 12:00 until 16:00 it's ladies only.
Pamucak Beach: is a favorite spot to take a picnic and is particularly beautiful at sunset, if you're feeling adventurous you can trek across the beach on horseback or hire a quad bike.
Guests will have private access to the house and grounds.
Interaction with Guests
We are available during normal office hours and for emergencies 24/7. We check in all our guests regardless of arrival time.
There are minibuses, buses, taxis and trains for transport links in and around the town.
We do not permit smoking in the building and kindly ask that you do not bring any animals into the house. Thank you for your co-operation and we hope you have a relaxing and enjoyable stay.