- Buyer’s Guide
Relax in delightful surroundings – a rare opportunity to own a beautiful Bodrum stone villa with private pool in Bitez. This unique stone built Bodrum family property for sale has 4 bedrooms, a private swimming pool and is in a private location but very close to Bitez centre and Bodrum town. This charming home offers a cosy country ambience, spacious accommodation, large private gardens, superb private pool, numerous outside lounging and dining areas enclosed by gated entrance and walled gardens. Perfect for all year round living or your dream ‘lock up and leave’ holiday home in Turkey.
Balanced between bustling Bodrum and traditional Bitez, the villa is located in a quiet area, a few minutes walk to Bitez old village centre, less than 5 minutes drive to Bitez beach, shops and restaurants and only 5 minutes by car (4km) to Bodrum town. This area is famous for its many tangerine gardens, hence the lush green open spaces reserved for fruit growing in the locale. The villa itself is 250m2 and sits on a large 1,000m2 plot full of mature trees and gardens ensuring total privacy.
Built on two floors the villa offers spacious rooms throughout. On the ground floor there is a large open plan lounge / dining room with doors at both ends leading out to the gardens and pool terrace, a sizeable kitchen which is partly separated from the lounge, utility room/pantry and a cloakroom/WC. Upstairs the master bedroom, en-suite shower room with Juliet balcony has fresh green views overlooking the gardens. Two further large double bedrooms, each with balconies, share the main family bathroom, lastly there is a single room currently used as a home office.
Mature gardens wrap around all sides of the villa. The large private pool, outside entertaining kitchen/BBQ/dining pergola take pride of place in the grounds and are the focal point for alfresco living. A gas hob is fitted into the ‘outside kitchen’s’ work surface, along with sink and under counter fridge/freezer – a proper working kitchen close to the pool. The large dining table and outdoor kitchen area is ideal for entertaining and BBQs.
The large pool has proper steps constructed to allow walk in access, with open sun decks to one side and shady areas at the other. In the corner of the garden, hidden by fig trees, is a workshop, generator and wood store. The home has private parking and car port accessed via an electric gate with space for 3 vehicles.
An interesting fact – most property ownership in Bitez is restricted to Turkish passport holders. Unusually, this property is in an area of Bitez where both Turkish citizens and foreign nationals can purchase here. This makes this villa very attractive and a rare opportunity …
Located approximately eight kilometres from Bodrum Centre, Bitez offers both tranquillity and quick access to Bodrum Centre, in the middle of the peninsula all major towns are within easy reach, the village of Bitez is renowned for its many tangerine gardens.
Bitez beach is a perfect place for swimming and sunbathing. You can try water skiing, parasailing, dinghy sailing, windsurfing, canoeing or pedaloes. Daily boat trips are widely available to the many beautiful bays and dive sites starting from Bitez marina. You can watch a glorious sunset in the evening and relax at one of the many restaurants along the beach. There is a great choice of restaurants to try each evening, with many specialising in the delicious fish and seafood of the area as well as many other specialities