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Almond Villa, Peaceful, Stunning Views, Private Pool. Wheelchair Friendly + Wifi

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Last updated: 05/09/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Almond Villa. luxurious, with own private pool. Peaceful location, stunning mountain views on outskirts of village. Close to Fethiye harbour town, Calis beach & the beautiful lagoon of Olu Deniz. 4 large bedrooms (1 ground floor) all with air con, 1 with en-suite shower room, 1 large family bathroom with bath & shower + ground floor wet room & a further shower by the pool. Spacious open plan ground floor includes fully fitted kitchen, equipped to a very high standard with all appliances. Formal dining area with ample seating. A large lounge area with traditional wood burning stove, with 2 large sofas which easily convert to single beds, Satellite TV, DVD and CD player. 2 large patio doors & further windows open onto spacious covered terrace for outside dining & relaxing. Landscaped gardens include a BBQ with extensive sunbathing patio area surrounding 26' X 16.5' south facing pool. Sun lounger’s & garden furniture are provided for your comfort. Free WiFi & a 4 car gated drive.


Local Area: For a taste of real Turkish village life, in an unspoiled rural setting that is extremely convenient for exploring a variety of fascinating historical sites, the picturesque village of Uzumlu would be hard to beat. Uzumlu makes an excellent base for holidaymakers wishing to experience many different types of days out that Turkey has to offer from boat trips & beaches to ancient ruins. Situated just a 15-minute drive along a good main road from the bustling harbour town of Fethiye, Uzumlu nestles 500 mtrs above sea level on a fertile plateau surrounded by imposing mountains. The beauty of the setting & the charm of the village is popular with discerning visitors, but Uzumlu remains very much a proper working village, with the local community relying on agriculture & traditional crafts as its source of income. Uzumlu translates as “with grapes”, & vines producing an abundant variety are much in evidence. There are several good quality resturants & mini markets in & around the village.

Along with the mini markets are the post office, a butcher & a baker supplying freshly cooked bread for most of the day. Uzumlu is home to a small market on Friday's selling the usual fresh fruit, vegetables & salads. Many other usefull shops are also available.The village square with Mosque, large Plane tree & the all-important tea house are the quintessential meeting point & hub of village life. Wandering around the small lanes that fan out from the square, you can sometimes spot local women weaving cotton on traditional pedal-looms in front of their houses, & you may well be offered some of their wares to purchase. So there is no need to rely on your hire car all the time in order to eat out or get supplies. A short trip to Fethiye, Hisaronu, Calis and Olu Deniz, all within an easy drive of Uzumlu will satisfy guest's who enjoy serious retail therapy. You will appreciate the unlimited supply of shopping opportunities as well as a much wider variety of eating places.

The nearest beach is Calis with its long promenade, just 10 minutes away. Only slightly further is the secluded bay of Katranci. The famous lagoon beach of Olü deniz can be reached by car in around 25 minutes & Saklikent Gorge under an hour.The award winning 17 kilometre long Patara beach with fabulous white sand is less than an hour away. Those more interested in archaeological sites can reach Tlos, Pinara, Xanthos and Letoon in around an hour, & even Pamukkale is within the scope of a day’s outing thanks to recent road improvements. However, one of the most stunningly situated classical sites of the region lies much closer to home. Ancient Cadianda, which has only been partially excavated, can be reached on foot from here by those not deterred by a steep, uphill hike. Perched on the top of the hill behind Uzumlu, it has glorious views over the bay of Fethiye. Cadianda’s relative obscurity compared to that of more famous sites such as Ephesus means that you can wander undisturbed.

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Property Type

  • Villa
  • 170 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome:

    The villa is a family villa so childen are very welcome....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    We do not allow smoking within the villa, but on the terrace or outside is acceptable....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    The downstairs bedroom has a sliding door to allow easier access for wheelchairs. Rams have been provided where necessary and removable ramps are provided to cross the patio door thresholds. There is a ramp off the terrace area which provides access to the path to the pool area. ...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Master Bedroom: 1 queen, 1 baby crib

    Plus space for additional bed...moreless

  • Bedroom three: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Sleeps 3 adults...moreless

  • Bedroom Two: 2 twin/ single, 2 sleep sofa /futon

    Plus cot space plus Z Beds available...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

    Plus cot/Z bed space...moreless

  • All bedrooms are fitted with the latest plasma air conditioning units which are extremely silent allowing for a good nights sleep. In the winter months these units also supply heating for your comfort. Ceiling fans are also fitted. All bedrooms are very large & will accommodate portable Z beds available & cots on request allowing flexibility. Master bedroom with en suite shower room & balcony, king size bed, range of fitted wardrobes & drawers plus bedside cabinets. Bedroom 3 has a king size bed, a full size single sofa bed suitable for an adult & a range of fitted wardrobes & drawers plus bedside cabinets. Bedroom 2 has balcony & twin beds, fitted wardrobes, drawers & bedside cabinets. Will also take 2 x Z beds. Bedroom 4 on the ground floor has wide access for wheelchairs & a king bed, will suit elderly/less able guest's. Both 4 seater sofas in lounge become single beds.Therefore the villa accommodates 12 adults + 2 cots comfortably. All bedrooms have wonderful mountain views....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Family Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Large family bathroom...moreless

  • En suite Bathroom: toilet, shower

    En suite to master bedroom...moreless

  • Ground floor Wet room: toilet, shower

    Ground floor walk in shower...moreless

  • Outside shower by pool: outdoor shower

    By pool...moreless

  • The large family bathroom is on the first floor & includes a bath, shower, WC handbasin in a vanity unit with good storage, a hair-dryer, shaver point & electric toothbrush charger. The en suite shower room has shower cubicle, WC, hand basin in vanity unit, storage cupboards, hair-dryer, shaver point & toothbrush charger.The ground floor shower room is adjacent to the downstairs bedroom & has a walk in wet room shower suitable for less able & elderly guests. A wall mounted fold away shower seat designed for disabled or elderly guest's is fitted together with hand rails. This room also has a vanity hand basin with storage, a hair-dryer & shaver point. A commode is supplied & can be used independently or manoeuvred over the toilet to give greater height where required. Bathrooms have full ceramic tiling to walls & floors. In addition there is a further shower by the pool. Almond Villa, peaceful, stunning views, private pool. Wheelchair friendly + WiFi...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Free WiFi is installed, just take a laptop. A large flat screen LCD TV with Cinema Surround Sound is installed. A DVD/CD player is also provided, don’t forget your DVD's & CD's, although a selection is supplied. 2 cell phones on the Turkcell network are available for guest's use which is a low cost way for large parties to keep in touch. Local usefull numbers are programmed into them for convenience and emergencies. A solid wood staircase leads to a feature galleried landing overlooking the large comfortable lounge with high ceiling & solid timber beams. All bedrooms have stunning mountain views & ceramic floors & will take cots & extra beds when required allowing for sleeping flexibility. Both 4 seater Sofa's in lounge convert to single beds & are suitable for adults. All bed linen & towels are provided & can be changed as required. Full laundry facilities are provided with soap powder. A generous welcome pack is supplied to provide a varied breakfast, beverages & general items....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • MP3 Dock
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Stereo:

    Home Theatre System provided with combined DVD, IP Docking and External connections.Surround speakers. ...moreless

  • Television:

    Large flat screen TV provided. An Android Box is provided that also live UK TV to be viewed via the Internet. Films are also available using this unit. ...moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Water Parks
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 9 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    All bedrooms. Each bedroom has a 3 speed ceiling fan as well. Three stand alone fans are provided for additional comfort....moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace:

    Wood burning cast iron stove. Winter use only....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Mobile gas fires are available should it be required. Villa management can arrange if necessary....moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    All towels are for house use only. They are not to be used for the beach or pool area. You should provide your own beach towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Ample for 12 people ...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Gas hob ...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Two bedrooms have balconys...moreless

  • Barbecue
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio:

    Large terrace which has lounge furniture as well as table and chairs for al-fresco eating. ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch Furniture
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Pool has steps into it for easier access and exit. ...moreless

Property Descriptor

  • Detached
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Summer
May 23 - Jul 17, 2015
7 night min stay

£700
Mid Summer
Jul 18 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay

£800
Late Summer
Sep 5 - Sep 30, 2015
7 night min stay

£700
Autumn
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2015
7 night min stay

£500

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Rates include all utilities, villa cleaning/laundry before/after your stay & local taxes. Pool cleaning/maintenance throughout your stay.

Free WiFi internet included, just take your laptop/tablet.The services of our local property manager are included for your peace of mind.

All beds will be prepared for your arrival & a large supply of extra bed linen is provided for your use when required.


Cancellation policy:

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Location

50 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Dalaman
500 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Uzumlu
19 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Fethiye
50 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Dalaman
10 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Antalya Highway
500 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Uzumlu
80 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Zeki
15 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Calis

Car: Recommended

Uzumlu is a traditional Turkish village, centrally located just inland from the beautiful harbour resort of Fethiye. With stunning mountain views it offers a peaceful retreat from the busy nearby resorts of Fethiye, Calis & Olu Deniz. The area has much to offer all tastes, both sporting and cultural. At 500 meters above sea level a gentle breeze is a welcome change from the often extreme heat & humidity of the coastal resorts, particularly at the height of summer. Visit Almond Villa's own web site for more detailed information, www.turkeyvilla.org . We can assist with car hire & transfers, which are payable locally on arrival. You'll be met at the villa by our local property manager who will show you around the villa & familiarize you with the local area. She will also be available 24 hours a day should you need her. 2 mobile phones are provided for your use. A generous complimentary welcome pack will be provided. Free WIFI Internet now in villa, just take your laptop.

Other Activities: White water rafting. Turkish baths. Mud baths. Ancient archaeological sites.

Almond Villa, peaceful, stunning views, private pool. Wheelchair friendly + WiFi

Ski: The ski resort of Seki can be reached in a hour form Uzumlu. The season lasts from November to April and whilst the snow conditions are generally very good, it is not regarded as an international resort. The facilities may not match up to the more well known resorts in Europe.

Almond Villa, peaceful, stunning views, private pool. Wheelchair friendly + WiFi

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: We have now retired and are enjoying the luxury of Almond Villa even more these days. We spend a lot of our time travelling the world so you can appreciate that our investment in a home in Turkey is a recommendation in itself. Having rented many holiday villas ourselves in many parts of the world over the years, we expect high standards and understand the expectations of holidaymakers. We have ensured that the villa meets with the needs of anyone wishing to take a holiday with family and friends. As we consider Almond Villa our second home, there is everything we need and expect in our main home for comfort and convenience. We require nothing less and all this is there for the use of our guests to use freely. Please feel free to call Carol anytime for a chat about your own specific requirements to ensure suitability. We would love to hear from you.

Why the Owner Chose Fethiye:
It really does have everything you need to have a great holiday. It's wheelchair friendly and we have provided many accessories to make your visit safe and easy when traveling with elderly or disabled party members. Children are also well catered for with safety being paramount. The terrace has a metal railing around it and a locking gate for safety when small children are staying. We have provided stair gates, cots, highchairs, and many extras to save you having to bring them. The pool is one of the best in the area, large and with easy access via shallow steps. Its perfect for large groups especially families with different needs. We often have 3 generations of families enjoying value time together in the peaceful and private setting of Almond Villa. Groups of friends, particularly those with children can enjoy quality time in the evenings when the children are safely tucked up in bed, eating on the spacious terrace, watching the sun sets which Uzumlu is renowned for. You wont be disappointed and will return home feeling relaxed.

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
The unique layout of the house will ensure everyone is enjoying there holiday and some stunning features make the house a pleasure to live in. Wheelchair friendly with many mobility aids provided, commodes, ramps both fixed and removable, patio ramps to provide easy access to the terrace area. Walking frames, bed tables etc. Please call and discuss your particular needs. We have provided stand alone fans plus ceiling fans in each bedroom for your added comfort as well as air conditioning in each bedroom. Great barbeque area, plenty of sun loungers. Many modern extras WiFi, Satellite TV , home theatre system and lots of DVDs for your enjoyment. There are shelves full of books for you to take as you wish. The house is large with lots of space and privacy as well. The views are stunning from the terrace and pool area with no traffic noise, a real 'get away from it all' setting to completely wind down after arriving for your holiday. The personal service of our English manager will ensure that you leave nothing to chance and will be able to relax having everything covered.


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Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Pool area

    Pool area

  • Terrace with relaxing furniture

    Terrace with relaxing furniture

  • Large family bathroom

    Large family bathroom

  • King bed with 3rd bed air con and fan

    King bed with 3rd bed air con and fan

  • ground floor bedroom air con & fan

    ground floor bedroom air con & fan

  • Comfy lounge with entertainment centre

    Comfy lounge with entertainment centre

  • BBQ  fun

    BBQ fun

  • Ancient ampitheatres close by

    Ancient ampitheatres close by

  • Wet shower & WC

    Wet shower & WC

  • Ground floor bedroom king bed sliding door

    Ground floor bedroom king bed sliding door

  • BBQ area with herb garden

    BBQ area with herb garden

  • Group fun lounging around the pool

    Group fun lounging around the pool

  • local sites

    local sites

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/09/2015
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