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A new 3 bedroom apartment, one of just 36 and only 300 metres from oceans edge in prestigious Lapta Pines Development, just 8 miles from the 16th century Harbour known as Kyrenia. Some say the meds best kept secret.,the jewel of the med. Flanked by the dramatic Besparmak mountain range, views of mainland Turkey and the dramatic local coastline and nestled in olive and lemon groves. It is close to shops,hotels and many oceanside restaurants and cafe's. also within close proximity are old Turkish villages, old Lapta and Alsanjack.[eye openers to say the least.] get a haircut and shave for 15ytl [about £6.00][ men only ] Various walks in most directions. Natural unspoiled beaches just mins away,Horseshoe bay with its own fishermans cottage about 15mis drive, but for those who would go up market there are 'Camelot' or 'Escape' and Sun-Set beaches have all water and beach facilities there is also i a little secret quiet beach within 5 mins walk available. also a couple of water parks,closeby Lapta in particular has many bars and restaurants that sit right on the waters edge. Come visit you will never be disappointed those include Silver rocks . The Cabin . the Calamari .. all on the oceans edge and with the lirs running at well over 3 to the £ its making all things an absolute bargain
Northern Cyprus - the jewel of the Med: Lefkosa [Nicosia] dating back to the 7th century, visit Ledra Palace, or take a stroll through the streets where you will be thrilled to find old farmers markets with amazing produce, particularly interesting is the Buyuk Han [the great inn] built in 1572 by the Otterman governor Muzaffer Pasha traders and merchants would stay the night, drink wine and make merriment. Just around the corner is the mansion of dervish pasha built in the 19th century and bears the characteristics of the Turkish architecture of this period. Other places of interest in this city are the Venetian Column, Gamblers Inn and the Kyrenia gate.just recently in the centre they have just opened up the border crossing from north to south ,its a walkway which allows you to spend the day on the Greek side.its good to observe the cultural differences between the two zones, there is a noticeable difference also between the two cuisines...make sure you don't miss the very old central market [Turk side] its an eye opener
Kyrenia, a 14th Century uncomercialised harbour: Dating back to Roman times, was eventually taken over by the Ottermans in 1571 without them firing a single shot. But enough of all the Nostalia, the horseshoe shaped harbour which is filled with old and antique Turkish fishing boats is truly a delight .the low romantic lighting needs to be appreciated at dusk or night, it boasts scores of restaurants, bars cafe's most with outside waterfront dinning but go to the back streets and fined some real jewels. A deal cheaper and perhaps more interesting. Its really very safe in spite of the narrow darkly lit cobbled streets. be prepaid for the wailing of the Imrans from the several mosques which are located in the area calling the believers to prayer Also in the harbour is Kyrenia Castle built by the Byzantines in the 7th century to protect the city from Arab raiders. it has apparently remained intact for centuries but has also been enlarged & better fortified over the last few hundred years.. there are a couple of authentic turkish bars too.
Beaches and relaxiation: Well, there is an area east of Kyrenia known as the Karpaz. Literally mile after mile of golden beaches, turtle breeding grounds actually. wild donkeys ,also. Sea is sparkling aquamarine, and there are some incredibly basic hotels literally on the beach 'the oasis' for one that will cost about £15 per room per night. The owner cooks out on the patio under the stars, a real experience. Nearer the apartment area are some glorious beaches. Camelot, Escape the Sun Set beach club etc. Everything will be available at really affordable prices when it comes to wining and dining northern Cyprus is unsurpassed .how about 3 course including wine for about for under £20 per head [exchange rate permitting] there is a famous meze restaurant (cenap)which will serve you a 24 course meal for about £12 per head. Strong brandy sour cocktails will run you back about £3. North Cyprus is a really good deal ,it is NON EURO and less expensive than anywhere I have been recently, please come visit you wont be disappointed.
Bedroom 1 has double bed ,fitted wardrobes and en-suite bathroom with shower basin and wc .. bedroom 2 has double bed fitted wardrobe and french doors opening to a very private side patio... bedroom 3 has 2 single beds. There is a second bathroom with bath and shower, basin and WC shared between bed 2 and bed 3, the entire property is fully tiled with traventine marble. ,including the 3 bedrooms....the bathrooms are tiled throughout from floor to ceiling.All rooms are extremely light and airey and are fully air conditioned....moreless
Both bathrooms are fully tiled, [floors and walls] and are very well appointed indeed see above section. What can you say about bathrooms .??? oh ,each Loo has a bidet jet ,which might tickle your fancy ......nice and handy LOL....moreless
Apartment is new.It is user friendly and of a very high standard. Kitchen is large and L shaped,and well equipped. Leading to large outside patio with stone Turkish BBQ.it has a prvt walled garden with fruit trees Views of the coast, mainland turkey, sunsets, and dramatic mountain range. Large communal pool well kept within a few yards. Separate children pool which can be easily seen from the apt. Only 300 m. away is the sea and a beautiful coastal walks.. Many beaches close by and 20/35 min drive will get you to stunning KyRenia Harbour [the jewel of the Mediterranean]. Some impressive local spots are St. Hilarian castle and Belapais abbey. Further on from kyrenia is the totally dramatic drive along the 'karpaz' mile upon mile of unspoiled golden beaches with aquamarine ocean . a few basic hotels right over the ocean [oasis] typically old restored lodge some 250 years old with individual chalets very basic but clean and inviting,wifi now available insect screens due to be instaled...moreless
2nd hand books always available at the local english market 'Lambousa'...moreless
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The latest DVD;s are always available from a local pirate shop . about 5lira [about £1.75]...moreless
THE ABOVE RATES ARE APPLICABLE TO 2 ADULTS ...and 2 children under 12
EACH ADDITIONAL ADULT WILL BE CHARGED AN EXTRA £30 PER WEEK
EACH ADDITIONAL CHILD WILL BE CHARGED AT £20.00 PER WEEK..
A welcome basket is included at nominal charge if required ..EXTRA mid term cleaning can be negotiated.as can long term period rentals ... good rates for over 4 weeks.. enquire with owner James ..uk 0208 773 1994 uk mobile 07971 339854 ..cyprus mobile 00 90 533 866 5249 or email email@example.com
A 30% or £200 non refundable deposit is required to secure a booking. The balance should be paid no later than 1month before arrival .A sec. deposit of £100 will also be required at time of balance payment. This will be returned forthwith upon report from the owners maintenance person. [Normally within 5-10days].
Since this add has been placed CABLE TV system has been introduced into the apartment ,Nilesat. about 20 english speaking ,[this is included into the rental rates]The price of Electricity unfortunately has recently risen to well above uk !, so unfortunately the owner cannot absorb this into the rental rate. .Winter spring and Autumn will be about £10 per week , subject to washing machine /dishwasher use. *AIR CONDITIONERS* in summer months can run to £25 per week and over.?? it is strongly suggested. that visitors take a reading when they arrive and also when they leave *.electricity is only charged at the electric boards rate . the meters are in the entrance hall .
it is suggested that when using the air-contioners ,especially in your bedrooms at night a comfortable setting on the remotes would be say 22-24 degrees .low settings say 16 -20 will chill the room and hike considersbly the electric cost .. please do not ever leave air-cons running with any windows or doors open ...
lastly water is scarce in the summer, high usage is frowned upon by the water suppliers ... sometimes in the summer the resevoir will restrict supply to our apartments .and the water will run dry . !!!!.... just be mindful to please use the showers sparingly .
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
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Year Purchased: 2009
About the owner: on site manager ready and able to solve and sort out any problems that may arise .
Why the Owner Chose Kyrenia: Lapta pines is without doubt the best development in north cyprus .
only 36 apartments sited around a beautufull sparkling pool with spectacular views of a rather dramatic mountain range .. the pool is nestled in lawned gardens ,[very unusual in cyprus normally due to lack of rainfall ] it has its own water refinery .
if its natural ocean swimming you prefer . no problem as the sea is only jusy 300 mtres away just below the now famous coastal walkway
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment: each apartment has 2 patios ,one off of the kitchen the other off of a bedroom .. there are old turkish style BBQ's where you can prepare your dinner. whilst taking in the breathtaking views ..
Secondary:+44 (0)7971 339854
Tertiary:+90 533 8665249only when owner is in cyprus