The SpaceVery spacious 185 m2 individually designed villa with private swimming pool, offering tranquility in its own secluded walled gardens measuring 900 m2, (can cater for Muslim guests who desire to be screened off in the pool.) Villa sits in the green valley of Uzumlu countryside, famous for grape harvests and daster weaving traditions.
There are several terraces including a delightful courtyard offering you choice of sun or shade.
Villa Kismet offers versatile accommodation, with one double bedroom en-suite shower-room on the first floor, a separate family shower-room on the first floor and a further double bedroom. There is a further double bedroom on the ground floor and next to it a shower room and toilet.
Extra accommodation is available by arrangement as there are two sitting rooms, one of which has a single & double sofa bed.
Luxuries: Woodburner fire, Internet access (modem cabling at present), DVD player for films or music.
Pool: Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General: Satellite TV - also offers Radio music channels.
Utilities: Kettle, Iron, Hair dryer, Dishwasher, Gas Hob, Electric Cooker, 2 Refrigerators - one with Freezer, and a Washing machine
Rooms: 3 Bedrooms, and a total of 3 bathrooms of which 1 is Family bathroom, 1 en suite and 1 shower room.
Solarium / Roof terrace
Furniture: Choice of (2) Dining tables - in Kitchen or in Dining room. Desk table in large sitting room.
Sofabeds (2), Double beds (3), Cots on request (1),
Dining & Lounge Seating - for up to 10 guests.
Other: Linen & towels provided
Housekeeping Services: on request.
Balcony / Terrace with Private garden, BBQ and night illumination in the trees.
Access: Secure parking. Guest AccessGuests have access to the whole villa living space, including a large utility room, the pool, courtyard and gardens. There is a separate clothes drying line away from the main pool patio area near the fruit tree. The property offers a garage across the courtyard - for storing patio furniture and perhaps bicycles when not in use. Interaction with GuestsMy Turkey managing Rep will be happy to meet and greet you, and can arrange airport transfers, or car hire at competitive rates. She/He will check you in, make sure you are familiar with entry gates and keys, and advise you during your stay, even arrange trips for your itinerary, and offer an emergency call out service should you have any problems during your stay. A pool maintenance man attends daily. The NeighborhoodBased at the foot of the Taurus mountains and backing on to the pine forest you can enjoy the sound of bird song, catch sight of the occasional tortoise, as he strolls across the garden,yet just a short walk away is the delightful authentic Turkish village with its shops, restaurants and little bakery. There is also a weekly market in the Square where you can buy fresh local produce, or try the villagers local wine. You may visit the ancient Lycian and Roman relics of Cadianda city - situated on the hinterground plateau behind the village.
A cosy taverna is situated within ten minutes walk from the villa if you want to eat out quickly, or order home-made food which they will deliver to your villa!
It is a casual 25 minute walk to reach the heart of Yesiluzumlu village and all its amenities.
Nearest beach is Caliş -16 km.
The Turquoise Coast/Lycia region
This is a truly stunning coastline, with rugged cliffs plunging into the turquoise sea. The climate offers pleasurably warm days from April onwards.
Ancient ruins from the Lycian period can be seen at Cadianda (12 km from the villa), and there is a walk up the mountain for those wishing a challenge! Also sites of Letoon, Pinara, Xanthos, Patara, Sidyma are close by or schedule a walk along the famous Lycian Way, starting at Hisaronu/Oludeniz.
Places of particular interest are the Blue lagoon(URL HIDDEN)Oludeniz ) with its calm turquoise waters - and its Belcekiz beach frequently rated as one of the top 5 beaches in the world. The lagoon lies inside a national nature reserve and the resort itself offers places to relax or in the evening a vibrant night life. For those who wish to be adventurous - Oludeniz offers tandem paragliding from its father mountain - Babadag. Many agencies can book you a flight, and you can come down to earth 25 minutes later, enjoying unforgettable sky-scape views of the lagoon, islands and forests with your tandem pilot.
Saklikent Gorge is the second largest gorge in Europe, and is a spectacular place. Apart from the gorge walk itself, there are many small restaurants suspended just above the rushing waters where you can feast on the local delights. You can book a Jeep Safari tour and enjoy some time spent here or take a minibus from Fethiye and chill out for the whole day. Saklikent is a great place to escape when a searingly hot summer climate as it offers cooling shade and icy waters. Getting AroundA regular local bus (dolmus) service passes the end of our lane, 40 m walk to the stop, the bus takes you into Fethiye town, from where you may collect other local buses to other spots of interest. İn the other direction, when you prefer not to walk, you can bus ride directly to the village square.
You may wish to hire a car, and my management representative could arrange this for you when you book. Other Things to NoteMinimum stay 4 nights is available during low seasons.
There is no bank in the village, please use ATMs at airport or in Fethiye town itself.
Our Guest handbook provides you with useful information - local tour guides, trip info, local maps, including a local telephone directory.