Stunning Villa Cennet Bahcesi For Sale in Kalkan Turkey
Villa Cennet Bahcesi (which means Paradise Garden) is located in the heart of the pretty village of Üzumlu near Kalkan, in an elevated position, with glorious panoramic views. From the spacious terraces on all floors, you can see all the way to the sea at Patara, including across the sea to the Greek island of Rhodes on clear days. From here the eye can sweep across the valley all the way round the surrounding Taurus Mountains, a truly panoramic and breath-taking view. The villa sits directly by the historic Lycian Way very popular with walkers during the Spring and Autumn. The villa offers Bed and Breakfast during those months.
The villa is perfect for larger groups and families, having 8 en-suite bedrooms sleeping 16 comfortably, 2 double and 1 twin bedded rooms on the ground floor, 2 double and 1 twin rooms on the first floor and a further 2 double rooms on the top floor. Owners occupy the villa during the Spring, late Autumn and Winter to offer a bed and breakfast service.
There are 3 indoor sitting areas, one on each floor. On the top floor there is a Kitchenette for making snacks with a small fridge The main indoor dining area is situated on the ground floor with a small drinks fridge, chilled water dispenser and icemaker. The ground floor has a fully equipped kitchen with everything you need, a dishwasher, 2 ovens, a large fridge freezer, a 5 ring hob, microwave, toaster, kettle, food processor, cutlery, crockery, etc.
Access to the Villa is by 4 steps with hand rails and a ramp can be arranged for wheelchairs. The large pool terrace, kitchen, indoor and outdoor dining and 3 bedrooms are on 1 level so is suitable for people with less mobility. 1 of the ground floor double rooms has a wet room suitable for a wheelchair.
The outside space has a separate BBQ area with rustic furniture and a large brick built BBQ. There is a Kosk (traditional cushioned seating area), wonderful for relaxing in with a cup of cay [Turkish tea], coffee, or a glass of your favourite tipple. The entire villa is surrounded by lush, landscaped gardens, with a mixture of flowering plants, vines and olive trees which all help provide cool, shadier spots for those hot summer days. On the pool terrace there is a large dining table and chairs, perfect for enjoying dinner and watching the stunning sunsets.
For potential buyers there is space to build a small cabin style building ,maybe for additional accomodation.
Other thoughts could be to convert the building to a boutique hotel . Maybe convert to apartments or to double up bedrooms to make suites and make it spacious family home.
All Bedrooms have Shower Rooms
Large Parking Area
Air Conditioning throughout
Private infinity Pool
About the Area:
Kalkan is a town on the Turkish Mediterranean coast, and an important tourist destination. The area includes many historical sites (such as Tlos and Kekova) and many fine beaches (including Patara Beach & Kaputaş Beach).
Kalkan is an old fishing town, and the only safe harbour between Kaş and Fethiye; it is famous for its white-washed houses, descending to the sea, and its brightly coloured bougainvilleas. it averages 300 days of sunshine a year.
Kalkan was an important harbour town until the 1970s as the only seaport for the environs. it declined after construction of Fethiye road but revived after the emergence of the tourism industry in the region.
Although part of the Antalya province administratively, Kalkan is connected more closely to Fethiye economically and for transportation.
British newspaper The independent listed Kalkan among the best tourist destinations for 2007. The paper recommended Kalkan especially for those seeking a romantic vacation and who do not want to travel far from their home country in Europe.
According to a 2012 survey 96% of visitors to Kalkan during 2011 were from the United Kingdom. The breakdown was: UK England (82%), UK Scotland (9%), UK Wales (3%), UK Ni (2%).