- Buyer’s Guide
Luxury property for sale in Kalkan with private beach/sea access, Kalkan bay and harbour views and walking distance to the centre of town, this stylish 4 bedroom villa with private pool has all this and more…
This beautifully furnished villa is in the Palm Beach area of Kalkan bay which means a short walk to the harbour and picturesque heart of the town centre. 10 to 15 mins by foot takes you to the lively terraced restaurant area of Kalkan. Dalaman airport is a 1 hour, 45 minute road journey from this popular Mediterranean resort.
As you will find with the majority of Kalkan villas, they are finished and furnished to high standards and provide wonderful panoramic views from all rooms. This villa is no exception and is beautifully presented both inside and out. Inside it has calm, open plan living areas with a luxury fully fitted kitchen with marble topped work surfaces and breakfast bar. The use of glass is evident as the outside floods in through the floor to ceiling sliding doors and windows. The spacious lounge area has a fire place, polished marble flooring, and access to the sea-facing terrace. There is a cloakroom/WC at this level. Upstairs, 4 spacious bedrooms all with en-suite bathrooms and each has a private terrace, the master has a vaulted ceiling and large seating area on its private terrace.
For anyone who doesn’t know Kalkan, the luxury modern villas are built on the hillsides surrounding the natural horse-shoe shaped bay and harbour, therefore many of the villas have terraced ‘garden’ areas, often without lawns and landscaping but tiled terraced lounging and dining areas, this villa’s private grounds are exactly that, tiled and terraced.
The private infinity edged pool, sun terrace and covered dining area (all sea-facing) can be accessed via the kitchen and living room and have sunny and shady areas for lounging and dining.
Saving the best to last, this villa has access to a private exclusive beach club via steps leading down from the villa to the sea and beach club.
Chic and understated Kalkan on the Turkish Mediterranean coastline boasts some of Turkeys outstanding premium luxury villas. With an airport transfer time of 1.5 hours Kalkan it is not a place of mass tourism. According to the Sunday Times, Kalkan attracts the kind of visitor who would also enjoy Tuscany or the Dordogne, The Guardian likens the town to “the Italian Riviera minus the poseurs.”
There are no large All-Inclusive hotels in Kalkan to be found, instead distinctive Ottoman/Greek architecture, small boutique hotels and pansyons (guest houses), a great selection of ‘cool’ bars and sophisticated restaurants nestled around the quaint harbour and winding sloping streets above. Kalkan is still one of Turkey’s best kept secrets, Patara beach and Kas are some of the great places nearby to visit.
Kalkan town is an old fishing town, and being the only safe harbour between Kas and Fethiye it is popular with sailors and known for its authentic houses, descending to the sea.
Komurluk is the prestigious residential hotspot of Kalkan. This tiny bay has a scattering of luxury villas with steps down to the beach and when back on the market they usually get snapped up, the rental income on these villas proves extremely lucrative. Popular spots like Palm Beach Club and the ease of access to the main town by car, foot or water taxi makes this a very desirable corner of Kalkan.
Kisla is further down from Komurluk in the far left hand corner of Kalkan facing out towards the sea and looking across the whole bay. As Kisla developed after Komurluk the designs of properties are slightly more modern and priced more competitively, one of Kalkan’s most popular beach clubs Villa Mahal is snuggled in to this attractive corner
Kalamar bay is all about its famous sunsets and is a lively village in itself and a number of beach clubs popular with families. As Kalkan has grown so has Kalamar which is now home to some splendid luxury sea front Villas