Villa Cennet Bahcesi delivers all of this and more! Situated in Uzumlu, a small, pretty traditional village nestling in the hills above Kalkan & Patara, this is an idyllic setting for those who are looking to get away from it all, and for peace and quiet, and total relaxation. The villa sleeps 14 comfortably in 7 en-suite bedrooms, and also 2 sofa beds for additional guests.
Villa Cennet Bahcesi (which means 'Paradise Garden) is located in the heart of Uzumlu, in an elevated position, with glorious panoramic views. From the spacious terrace on the top floor, you can see all the way to the sea at Patara, plus you also have the dramatic mountain background of the Toros mountains.
The villa is perfect for larger groups and families, having 7 en-suite bedrooms, and ample outside space, plus a large infinity style swimming pool. The accommodation is also flexible, as there is a self contained apartment on the top floor with 2 en-suite bedrooms, it's own small kitchenette/lounge area, and a large private terrace with beautiful views. There are 2 further lounges, one on the ground floor, with a dining area set to the side and one on the first floor. There is a separate large and well equipped kitchen with diswasher, fridge freezer, toaster, kettle etc on the ground floor.
Uzumlu means 'Village of Grapes' and in the later summer time, you can see why the village was named in this way! It is a small, quiet village where you can experience traditional Turkish culture.There are 2 mini markets, where you can pick up day to day groceries, a Pide Restaurant and a barbers.It is situated approx 6 km from Kalkan, a beautiful seaside resort with many first class restaurants and cafes and boutiques. Patara beach - one of Turkey's best known beaches, with 15 kms of golden sand is a short drive away, and beautiful Kaputas Beach (a stunning cove beach, with glorious turquoise waters) is about a 20 minute drive. there are also many historicaThe outside area is very spacious, with a large patio area around the pool, complete with sun-loungers and umbrellas, dining table and chairs for 14, a comfortable seating set, and BBQ. And coming soon for the 2014 season, a lovely traditional Ottoman covered seating area - perfect for taking a break from the sunshine, and reading a book in peace and quiet!
For food lovers, we include one special Turkish BBQ night for every group of guests, and for those staying for 14 nights or longer, we will also provide a traditional Turkish style breakfast, complete with gozleme pancakes made by one of the ladies from the village!
You also have the option of having other delicious meals prepared for you during your stay (or even a fully catered holiday if you prefer) - the owner is a fantastic professionally trained cook, and can provide a choice of menus, including both traditional Turkish and international dishes (we can provide sample menus on request) All food is made using locally sourced, mostly organic
There are many places of interest within a short drive, such as the ancient ruins at Patara (now a UNESCO) site, Xantos, and Letoon.
The Villa also sits right on the historical Lycian Way,ideal for walkers to stay and relax.(The Lycian Way is a long-distance footpath in Turkey around part of the coast of ancient Lycia. It is approximately 500 km long and stretches from Ölüdeniz, near Fethiye, to Hisarcandir, about 20 kilometers from Antalya)
The owners live in the village, and are always on hand to sort out any problems you may have, and to ensure you have a relaxing holiday. Bed linen and bath towels are provided, and these will be changed once every week, along with a light mid-stay clean.
Airport transfers and car hire can be organised for you, likewise local tours, excursions and boat trips (car essential)
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