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New 3 Bed Apartment 300 Metres from Ocean in Lapta, Kyrenia Area, North Cyprus

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  • Minimum stay:1-14 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

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 £4.00][ men only ] Various walks in most directions.
Natural unspoiled beaches just mins away, sardunya bay with its own down to earth bar and retaraunt ,Horseshoe bay with its own fishermans cottage about 15mins drive,he will serve you up catch of the day, 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 a little secret quiet beach within 5 mins walk at the end of the road to the sempati hotel,. 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 lira running at well over 4 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 mustapha 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.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 950 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    great childrens section within the large pool . so mums and dads can be swimming whilst keeping watchfull eye on the kids ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    there is a strict NO SMOKING policy in the apartments .. outside on the patios is permitted...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    this is north cyprus ... there are enough cats and dogs localy to keep any pet lover happy . however guests are asked not to feed the cats .. as it makes them dependent on a particular apartment, and some guests will not wish to feed them . so the inevitable happens where our furry friends will try to enter and search .. ...moreless

  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

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  • 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

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • 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

Other Amenities

  • 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

Entertainment

  • Books:

    2nd hand books always available at the local english market 'Lambousa' + several in the apartment ...moreless

  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    The latest DVD;s are always available from a local pirate shop . about 5lira [about £1.75]...moreless

  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    see tv details ...moreless

  • Stereo:

    there is a small cd/fm radio supplied ...moreless

  • Television:

    there is a sat dish with about 500 channels .... only 20 approx in english though...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    there is a pirate video centre close by ..latest releases about 5 lira [ £1.75]...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    also the outside patio can also be used for dinning too ......moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    there are air conditioning units in the lounge and all bedrooms . be carefull setting these units on low temps will get somewhat expensive .23/24 degrees will be fine ...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    heat is never required unless you are there in jan/feb. heaters are available ...moreless

  • Internet:

    wi fi service is available for those with smart phones and tablets.just top up with credit and your in business. ask mehmet the manager for info . alternatively just go to any bar or restaurant hotel...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    everything is provided ...moreless

  • Parking:

    right outside the apartment ...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    towel provided...moreless

  • Tumble Dryer:

    outside drying line is provided if required...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    a washing machine is what it is ... a washing machine ...moreless

Kitchen

  • Dishwasher:

    a dishwasher is what it says ..... a dishwasher ...moreless

  • Freezer:

    a freezer is what it says... a freezer...moreless

  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    fully equipped kitchen ...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio:

    2 terraces .one off of the kitchen/lounge ,the other off of one of the bedrooms ...moreless

  • Golf:

    about 30 mins drive away...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    large private walled gardens surrounded by sandstone wall and many fruit trees and shrubs...moreless

  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill:

    old turkish BBQ sits on the patios, within private walled garden with shrubs and fruit trees ...moreless

  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    lovely views from the pool with an integral childrens section...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional

Property Descriptor

  • Semi-Detached
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
holiday
Aug 17 - Aug 31, 2015
7 night min stay

£365
autumn
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2015
7 night min stay

£325
|Low Autumn
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2015
7 night min stay

£290
winter
Nov 1 - Dec 15, 2015
14 night min stay

£175

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • OfflineRDD £200
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

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 can be supplied if requested ..EXTRA mid term cleaning can be negotiated.as can long term period rentals ... good rates for over 4 weeks.. enquire with owner James +44[0]7971 339854

if your apartment needs a heavy /deep clean an additional £30-£40 will be charged from your secruity deposit .

this is at the managers discretion .

payment can also be paid via pal pal ... [ a small fee from pay pal will be charged ]

a £200 holding/securing deposit must be paid when booking

upon arrival this will then be applied to a security/electric usage bond .

PLEASE NOTE due to the constantly soaring price of electricity it has become necessary to charge for all electric usage .

this will be deducted from your secruity bond typical use is about £10 pw winter £25 pw summer. but is only charged at local eelectric co. rate


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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Ercan [pronounced Erchan]
0.2 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
JK;s , sempati hotel . sardunya, and silver rocks
10 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
kyrenia
12 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
yes
0.2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
aphrodite/ jks /olive press/ sevkets/sivler rocks
0.3 Miles
Nearest Beach
a hidden cove near SEMPATI HOTEL

Car: Recommended

Lapta Oceanside, is approx 8miles from the famous 14th century harbor of Kyrenia in the Turkish republic of northern Cyprus [trnc].

The closest airport is Ercan [pronounced erchan], direct flights from Stansted, However one can fly into Larnaca in the south and travel across the Greek/Turkish border, cab between £50-£60.pick up from both airports can be arranged. Check on prices of BA and cyprus airways,aegan,and all tour operators eg. monarch, easyjet Thomsons & Thomas Cooke .

For the really adventurous, Easy jet ,pegasus.and atlas jet, fly into Istanbul ,spend a night or two in totally amazing istanbul [the most exciting city in world ] and continue on to erchan ,,only £30-£40.!! .

Lapta Oceanside is becoming a real tourist attraction with 5 star hotels, several casinos,and simply loads of restaurants and bars that literally sit right on the oceans edge. there are some very good spots like the haci-ali hotel with pool and bar over the ocean,The cabin ,Calamari,and a great Italian known as Veni Vici , the calamari fish restaraunt and the cabin sit over the waves too, all excellent food and attractive prices. Also a recently built water park has just been completed 1km away. a walkway and bridge is now under construction , which will be a fabulous attraction along the coastline ..strolling and biking strongly recomended..Walking west in the late afternoon you watch a breathtaking sunset. and end up at the sardunya beach bar ... they have a private sandy beach in its own little bay..

Walking east will soon bring you to a 9 hole golf course and 3 grand hotels.

Within just 5 mins walk from tjhe apartments there is a new bowls club , the only one in the whole of cyprus and very popular for breakfasts with the locals and a swift game ....

Other Activities: windsurfing, water skiing, mountain quad biking, hangliding,horse ridingwater parks

Golf: There are several golf courses i hear the other side of Kyrenia [about 45mins drive].

1]Checkout time is 12 midday unless other arangements have been made ... thank you

2] there is a strict NO SMOKING rule inside the apartment. ][smoking on the patios is ok]

3] due to the recent price hike of electricity on the island it has become necessary to charge electricity costs back to the visitor , in winter spring or summer this is unlikely to exceed £10 per week , however in summer when air-conditioning is sometimes used . depending how low your remote control settings are . it could reach over £25.00 per week it is advisable to take a reading from the meter as you enter the property .it will only be charged at local electric companys rates . it is suggested that you put the temps on the remotes to be comfortable at between 22-24 degrees.

4] since this ad was posted a 400 channel 'nilesat' dish for the tv has been installed [about 17 channels are english speaking inc. bbc world,cnn, al jezeera. and many movie channels etc

Lastly wi-fi seems to be available from several ''unsecured' users around the development .however each apartment does have a top up system ,if your neighbour has topped up you can share the cost it lasts for a month and is 50ytl [£13] £6.50 each .

KNOWADAYS ALL BARS RESTARAUNTS AND HOTELS HAVE INTERNET AND WILL ALLOW CUSTOMERS TO ENJOY FREE SERVICE .

WI-FI HAS JUST BEEN INSTALLED and those with tablets and smart phones can just top-up and get online

.LASTLY TO MENTION THE MAP LOCATOR AT THE TOP OF THIS PAGE IS WRONG .. WE ARE JUST WEST OF THE SUNSET BEACH CLUB AND MUCH CLOSER TO THE SEA .

 

Owner info

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 metres 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 ..both have large private walled gardens with shrubs and fruit trees ,there are old turkish style BBQ's where you can prepare your dinner. whilst taking in the breathtaking views ..


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • apartments/lawn area

    apartments/lawn area

  • apartment and private garden with orange/lemon

    apartment and private garden with orange/lemon

  • Living area

    Living area

  • a double bedroom

    a double bedroom

  • large L shaped modern kitchen

    large L shaped modern kitchen

  • walk around 16th century kyrenia harbour

    walk around 16th century kyrenia harbour

  • Interesting sky 1 hour before sunset

    Interesting sky 1 hour before sunset

  • Last 15 mins of sunset

    Last 15 mins of sunset

  • fields closeby with lemons and olives

    fields closeby with lemons and olives

  • Ground floor apartment

    Ground floor apartment

  • apartments/pool and mountain view

    apartments/pool and mountain view

  • private garden with  various views

    private garden with various views

  • dinning and lounge area

    dinning and lounge area

  • Bedroom 3 showing 2xsingle beds

    Bedroom 3 showing 2xsingle beds

  • dinning area

    dinning area

  • single bedroom [again]

    single bedroom [again]

  • 16th century Kyrenia harbour with antique boats

    16th century Kyrenia harbour with antique boats

  • coastline .... very close

    coastline .... very close

  • The rugged coastline

    The rugged coastline

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  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/17/2015
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