- Buyer’s Guide
A beautifully presented, luxury 2 bedroom 2 bathroom apartment, in the heart of Kalkan, just a minute’s walk from the Old Town. Recently fully refurbished to a very high standard, it has everything you could need, and more – including a spacious private terrace area, fully furnished for alfresco dining and with sun-loungers for private sun-bathing, even a stone built BBQ too! The apartment is light and airy, has 2 private balconies, and has lovely cool marble floors throughout.
If you want to be central, you can’t get much better than this! The Old Town is just a minute’s walk away, and the town centre is less than 5 minutes. There is a good supermarket just a minutes’ walk away, and also local cafes and restaurants on your doorstep.
The apartment is all on one level, and is accessed via the front door, which leads straight into the open plan lounge/kitchen/dining room.
The Master bedroom is spacious and light with a large en-suite shower room, fully tiled in marble, with washbasin, WC, and a walk in wet room style shower.
The second bedroom is also a lovely light room, with a private balcony and an en-suite shower room, fitted in similar style to the en-suite in the master bedroom.
Maybe the highlight of the property is a large private terrace area outside, fully paved, with raised flower beds and attractive planting- it even has a view of the islands!
The swimming pool is shared with the apartment downstairs, and can be easily accessed via a set of steps off the terrace area which lead down to the pool.
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
Kalkan Beach Clubs
Kalkan has 7 beach clubs nearby, most of which can be reached by water taxi from the harbour, making it very easy to enjoy the sea. They are set into the bottom of the mountain side, complete with paved platform terraces and gardens, and they offer everything from swimming and sunbathing, to water sports and restaurant facilities. You can spend a whole day at a beach club entertaining the family and it is the perfect place to experience the Mediterranean, whether you’re swimming, snorkelling or just watching the world go by from the terrace. Sunbathe, swim, or just have fun; there is plenty for all to enjoy.