5* Contemporary Villa, Heated Pool, Whirlpool, Bbq Terrace, Home Cinema, Wifi
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- Minimum stay:1-7 nights
- Property type:Villa
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Villa Babylon has an extraordinary setting, perched high above the area to the east of the Olu Deniz seaside resort, providing sensational views of the mountains that reach, on clear days, as far as those that enclose the Gulf of Fethiye. Terraced gardens surround the property, with Citrus, Peach, Fig and Pomegranate trees. A walled garden screens the limestone paved pools area. It is a dream choice for large groups and extended families, particularly those that relish the idea of an outdoor lifestyle, somewhere not just to stay but to really enjoy. Recently upgraded, its design, size, elevation and amenities make it the number one choice in Olu Deniz with five individually designed bedrooms (including two Master Suites) five bathrooms, a guest rest-room, a Family Room, a magnificent Media Lounge, extensive indoor and outdoor dining and lounging areas, balconies, terraces and all with spectacular mountain views.
The highlight of the property is undoubtedly the outdoor living spaces. The fragrant flowers of Orange trees and a collection of exotic Palms fill the lovingly-maintained garden which is designed to provide numerous, tranquil seating areas and play spaces for children. The pool area is a sun basked focal point – a Whirlpool seating 10 with a gentle water-fall that cascades into the main pool. A further, sun-set facing, landscaped terrace complete with Weber Gas Barbecue presents the perfect space for an ‘al fresco’ lifestyle.
Villa Babylon is both contemporary and stylish, offering true luxury, real comfort, enhanced security, great service, and wonderful, complimentary amenities, all just moments from Turkey's most famous beach and lagoon.
UNIQUE BENEFITS of staying at Villa Babylon;
LOCATION - Olu Deniz stretches for miles inland but Villa Babylon is nearest the beach and just a 5 minute walk to the beach shuttle (5 mins to the beach). You can walk to local shops & restaurants and taxis are easy to call.
SPACE - A total of 5 Bedrooms and 6 Bathrooms, 2 Lounges, Open plan Kitchen, Terraces and Balconies distributed over four floors. Two Master Suites - Each on separate floors for added privacy, individually designed, featuring sitting areas & spa-inspired, marble bathrooms stocked with complimentary Organic toiletries.
All rooms feature top quality, feather bed mattresses , bed linen and blackout curtains.
VIEWS - It is the most elevated villa in a small exclusive condominium set behind high, hand crafted, stone walls, in magnificent mature gardens ensuring the best views, complete pool privacy and all day sunshine.
COMPLIMENTARY AMENITIES - Wine, Beers, Tea, Coffee, Filtered Water & Ice, Fully Stocked Kitchen, Personalised Luxury Welcome Hamper, Farmers Market Fruits & Vegetables, Afternoon Tea Delivery, Mini Bar with Drinks & Snacks ...all included in the rates.
TECHNOLOGY - Media Room - 70' screen and 3D surround sound system, Apple TV, DVD, Playstation 3. Airplay Sound Bar, State of the art Central Heating, Hot Water (1000 Litre Tanks) and Pool Heating Systems make the villa usable all year around, a rarity in Olu Deniz. To reduce our carbon footprint, 6 Solar Panels help heat the water in Summer. High speed Wifi, Office Supplies - iPad & Wireless Printer also supplied.
FAMILY FRIENDLY - Cots, Highchairs, Stair Guards, Recessed Hob and a selection of Games & Toys provided. A Private child friendly Garden, enclosed Terraces and Pool with Seats make it easier to look after children.
POOL HEATING - The Pool and Massage Pool are tiled with Emerald Crystal Glass reputed to have healing properties and can be heated to 45C. A heated pool is a rarity in Turkey and important to consider when comparing villas, indeed, many villas have pool heating systems designed only to remove the 'chill' not heat the water. Pool Heating is charged at cost and depends on the time of year.
QUALITY; The villa has been totally refitted to European standards (including the electricty supply which is industrial strength) with marble finishes in almost every room and premium furnishings and fittings. A fully stocked, Gourmet Kitchen features a 7 meter marble countertop and oversized, top brand appliances including, a Six Ring Gas Hob, Double Electric Ovens and US style Fridge Freezer - catering for large, family groups is easy. A stone-paved BBQ terrace complete with an American Weber Gas Barbecue is located just off the kitchen for ease of use. Also supplied; Juice Machine, Citrus Squeezer, Coffee Grinder, Food Processor, Coffee Percolator, Hand Blender, Liquidizer, Popcorn Maker and Microwave Oven.
SECURITY - The villa has an enhanced security system including a 24 Hour Response Alarm, 4 Camera CCTV System, 2.5 meter Double Perimeter Walls and Doors, a Single Point Entry, Lockable, 2 meter high Gate and an Emergency Back Up Power System which in the event of an electricity supply cut, runs the Alarm, CCTV and Wifi Systems for 6 hours. Additionally, the villa has two Key Operated Safes and Double off-street Secure Parking.
SERVICE - Villa Babylon is professionally run and offers outstanding service - No detail is too small, no request too large.
Villa Babylon enjoys a 5 star Home Away rating and is continually renovated and improved for each season. I believe these features are why other guests have described Villa Babylon as "simply perfect".
INCLUDED in the RATES (min 7 night stay);
- A Bottle of Anatolian Wine.
- A Hamper packed full of Food with Fruit & Vegetables from the Farmers Market.
- A fully stocked Kitchen with Oils, Herbs, Spices and Cookbooks.
- Complimentary Room Service Afternoon Tea - Home made Deep Apple Pie and Lemon Drizzle Cake on check in.
- Complimentary English Teas, Brazilian and Turkish Coffees, unlimited Water & Ice.
- Complimentary Minibar with a selection of Drinks and Snacks.
- Complimentary High Speed WiFi.
- Cleaning Service with Linen & Towels Change every 7 days. (Additionally on request)
- Luxury Beach Towels for your use during your stay.
- Complimentary Plant Based and Organic Toiletries.
- Complimentary Laundry Supplies.
- Complimentary Fuel for the Open Fire.
- A Selection of Books, Games and Children's Toys for use during your stay.
- Air-conditioning or Central Heating - available in all rooms and lounges.
- The services of an English Speaking Manager throughout your stay.
- A comprehensive insiders guide to the area with all the best restaurants.
- Pool Heating is optional and charged at cost.
At Villa Babylon, you will be able to settle in to your holiday immediately without having to start searching for anything in a foreign country. From gorgeous interiors, feather topped mattresses, high thread count cotton sheets, sumptuous bathrooms, the latest technology and appliances, a library of holiday reading, an office space, a sunny pool side to shady reading areas and dining terraces, Villa Babylon has it all.
Designed to take advantage of its hill-top position, with its living space and huge scenic veranda, it is an extravagant place to unwind and re-charge your batteries. The overall feel of the villa is airy, spacious and bright, with interiors that marry contemporary and traditional Turkish design, the latest finishes and technology scattered with Turkish antiques and fine rugs.
Nestled on a mountain side, you enter the villa on the first floor which houses the family room and open-plan, gourmet kitchen and a stone walled Barbecue Terrace that catches the evening sun.
On the ground floor, which has floor to ceiling windows overlooking the poolside, is the Home cinema with Playstation and Apple TV opening onto a Reading Room with marble fireplace. This floor has one of the Master Suites with a Hamam inspired bathroom and walk-in drench shower. There is a laundry room on this level with washer and dryer. A further full bathroom is also located on this floor.
Back on the first floor, double doors lead off the kitchen to a large, covered veranda with dining and lounging areas, both of which have breathtaking views of the pine-clad mountainside and valleys. The dining table which seats eight is made from a 200 year old Ottoman door. The entire flooring of the villa is cooling marble and with lots of floor to ceiling sliding glass wall doors and amazing views from all the rooms.
The second floor contains 3 bedrooms; two doubles (one ensuite), a twin room and the family bathroom. All have stunning views and two have balconies.
The third floor is dedicated solely to the second Master Suite, which has fantastic mountain views on both sides and a spa-inspired bathroom featuring a twin jacuzzi tub, separate walk in shower. A sunset facing terrace leads off this bedroom, the summer chair is an ideal place to enjoy the views.
All of the outside areas are paved in natural limestone and fossilised rocks and there is off road parking for two cars with a gated drive & landscaped walled gardens. The villa is surrounded by 2.5 meter high walls with CCTV and alarm for your added security. Weekly maid service is provided and transfers and car hire can be arranged. Additional maid service and in-house catering and massage can also be arranged.
Member since: 2006
- 375 m²
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Included
- Car Available
- Private Chef
- Events Allowed
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Low Allergen Environment
- Children Welcome:
- Pets Considered:
Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12
- There are 5 bedrooms, two Master suites, an ensuite double and a twin room and adjacent 4 poster room served by the family bathroom. All rooms have the highest quality feather topped mattresses, mountain views and three feature balconies. One Master Suite occupies the entire top floor and the second is on the pool level. Both were redesigned for the 2015 season. All bedrooms have black out curtains which keep the rooms cool and dark allowing you to sleep in longer. ...moreless
Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- The private pool is a refreshing way to spend the afternoon and enjoy the tranquillity of the villa surrounded by the stunning mountain views. The pool is heated at an additional charge. If you decided to go to the Beach or the Blue Lagoon, the Dolmus (local minibus) stop is a six minute walk from the villa and runs about every ten minutes. The journey takes about seven minutes and costs approximately 1.00 (UK). This service will also take you to Fethiye, a nearby bustling town with a large market and supermarket. Car hire is optional but recommended if you wish to make day trips to the many nearby sights or ruined cities such as Ephesus. It's inexpensive and available locally....moreless
- Audio Tape Player
- CD Player
- DVD Player:
- Game Room:
- MP3 Dock
- Music Library:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Video Games:
- Video Library:
- Away From It All
- Farm Holidays
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Autumn Foliage
- Duty Free Shops
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Near The Ocean
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 10 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Baby Gate
- Business Center
- Fitness Room / Equipment:
- Free Local Calls
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
The enormous Main Living Room (100sqm) occupies the ground floor overlooking the pool area and features an L Shaped Sofa, Large Flat Screen Home Theatre System. A library of books are provided....moreless
- Parking Off Street:
- Sofa Bed
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided:
- Tumble Dryer:
- Washing Machine:
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Garbage Disposal
- Gourmet Kitchen
Included in your rate; Olive Oil, Spices,Salt,Pepper,Tea,Coffee,Sugar,Butter, Eggs, Cheese, Bread, Pasta, Rice, Pasta Sauce,Snacks, Washing powder etc. If you require anything else, please ask....moreless
- Wet Bar
- Beach Towels
- Beach Umbrellas
- Deck / Patio:
- Deck Furniture
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Furniture
- Outdoor Grill:
- Porch / Veranda:
Pool / Spa
- Heated Pool
- Hot Tub:
- Outdoor Pool
- Housekeeper Included
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Nov 1 - Mar 31, 2017
4 night min stay
Apr 1 - Apr 30, 2017
4 night min stay
May 1 - May 31, 2017
4 night min stay
Jun 1 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay
Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2017
7 night min stay
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2017
4 night min stay
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2017
4 night min stay
Nov 1 - Mar 31, 2018
5 night min stay
Apr 1 - Apr 30, 2018
4 night min stay
May 1 - May 31, 2018
4 night min stay
Jun 1 - Jun 30, 2018
7 night min stay
Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2018
7 night min stay
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2018
5 night min stay
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2018
5 night min stay
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $317.14
- Pet Fee $63.43
A security deposit of 250UK is charged to your credit card and returned 7 days after your departure if there is no damage or items missing from the villa.
Owner's cancellation policy:
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Car: Not Necessary
Located in an area of outstanding beauty in the famed Olu Deniz beach area, this stunning villas elevated site affords sweeping views but plenty of privacy.
With the best location, near the villages, close to the beach and only the mountains as a back drop, the villa is a 10 minute walk from the neighbouring village of Hisaronu, 5 mins from the shops of Ovacik and a 7 minute ride to the beach.
Sitting on the terrace admiring the breathtaking views you will be reminded why Villa Babylon is the ideal getaway for a peaceful holiday, a truly luxurious holiday home with plenty to do and see within easy reach
For anyone interested in gardening, the gardens cascade down the mountain on different levels and have been sown with Mediterranean plants and include a lower terrace sown with scented roses, acacia trees and oleander shrubs all selected for their intense perfumes and a canopied summer day bed provides the ideal place to catch up on reading.
Year Purchased: 2004
About the owner: I live in Brazil and try to visit the wonderful Olu Deniz area as often as I can. I qualified in both Hotel Management & Graphic Design and having spent years managing five star, boutique hotels, am inherently in tune with the needs of international guests and take great pleasure in providing a beautiful place to stay. I manage Villa Babylon passionately and professionally and go to great lengths to ensure your stay is the very best. I am happy to work around specific requests and offer a full online 'Concierge Service' for any special occasions. Your holiday is of the utmost importance to me and I very much look forward to welcoming you.
Why the Owner Chose Ölüdeniz, Turkey:
Guests often wonder what Olu Deniz offers in comparison to other coastal resorts and the simple answer is one of the World’s best beaches and a much wider choice of things to do. It is a family-friendly holiday resort with several amazing beaches, paragliding & water sports, yachting, ancient ruins and has both authentic rural villages and tourist villages. Best of all, it is within easy reach, just under an hour from Dalaman International airport and 15 minutes from Fethiye, a bustling market town and marina which hosts many cultural events. Both The Blue Lagoon, (Turkey's most photographed beach) and The Lycian Way (voted among the Top 10 Walks of the World) are just five minutes away. There are a thousand things to do in Olu Deniz or nothing at all, either way Villa Babylon has it covered. I chose Villa Babylon for its location; a small mountainside community made up of villas and small Turkish farms, yet within a few minutes walk of a Beach Shuttle Bus stop. With mountains towering behind and super views to the front, all day sunshine and mature gardens, it is the perfect setting. I redesigned the house and interiors in a welcoming, modern style with cooling white backdrops and colourful fabrics, funky furniture mixed with antiques to create a unique, contemporary, Turkish environment. If space, style & luxurious marble finishes are what you are looking for, then this is the place for you. My aim is to provide the best villa experience in Olu Deniz.
The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
LOCATION - Olu Deniz stretches for miles inland but Villa Babylon is nearest the beach, just a 5 minute walk to the beach shuttle stop. Walk to local restaurants/shops or taxis are easy to call. SPACE - A total of 5 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms and a Guest Cloak Room. All rooms feature top quality, feather bed mattresses , linen and blackout curtains. There are multiple Dining and Lounging areas. Two Master Suites - Each on separate floors for added privacy, individually designed, featuring sitting areas & marble bathrooms stocked with complimentary Organic toiletries. VIEWS - It is the most elevated villa in a small exclusive condominium set behind high, hand crafted, stone walls, in magnificent mature gardens ensuring complete pool privacy and all day sunshine. COMPLIMENTARY AMENITIES; Wine, Tea, Coffee, Filtered Water & Ice, Stocked Kitchen, Personalised Luxury Welcome Hamper, Farmers Market Fruits & Vegetables, Afternoon Tea and Mini Bar with Drinks & Snacks. TECHNOLOGY - Home Cinema with Minibar - 70' screen and 3D surround sound system, Apple TV, DVD, Playstation. Airplay Sound Bar, State of the art central heating, hot water and pool heating systems. High speed Wifi, Home Office - Laptop & Printer. FAMILY FRIENDLY; Cot, Highchair, Stair Guards and a selection of games & toys provided. Child friendly Garden, all on one level. QUALITY; A fully stocked Gourmet Kitchen features a 7m countertop and top of the range, oversized, US appliances including double ovens and double fridge - catering for large family groups is easy. A large, stone-paved BBQ terrace complete with a gas Weber Barbecue is located just off the kitchen. SECURITY - Alarm & CCTV Systems. 2.5m Double Perimeter Walls and gates provide extra peace of mind. Double off road car park. Villa Babylon enjoys a 5 star Home Away rating and is continually renovated and improved for each season. I believe these features are why other guests have described Villa Babylon as "simply perfect".
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Villa Babylon- a luxurious family villa, a place to enjoy rather than just stay.
The air conditioned family Room links the kitchen veranda and BBQ Terrace.
The villa offers glorious mountain views, is totally private and not overlooked
The Gourmet Kitchen is fully equipped and links three dining areas.
The Master Suite Bathroom features a double jacuzzi bath and walk in shower.
The Pool Suite on the ground floor has a sofa bed and Hamman inspired Bathroom.
The Four Poster Bedroom with Balcony is adjacent to the Twin Bedroom & Bathroom.
This Ensuite Double is located next to the Four Poster, Twin Room and Bathroom.
Olu Deniz, Turkey's most famous beach and lagoon is just five minutes away.
The Pool Lounge - 70' Apple TV, DVD, Play Station, Surround Sound and Minibar.
Cedar Doors open onto a sunset facing courtyard Terrace with Weber Gas Barbecue.
Villa Babylon is designed with features that reference Turkey's Ottoman history.
The pool area is totally private with comfortable seating and is step free.
This outdoor dining area is cooled with fans in summer and heated in winter.
The kitchen is fully stocked with oils, herbs, spices vegetables and cookbooks.
The Master Suite has a super king size bed, therapy chair and a persian carpet.
The Master Suite Balcony is the ideal place to watch a moutain sunset or read.
The Pool Suite Bathroom features a Venetian Mirror and walk in drench shower.
The Twin Room with balcony is located adjacent to the Family Bathroom.
The emerald pool is surrounded by a child friendly one level private garden.
The veranda has sweeping views of the surrounding mountains towards Fethiye.
This pool-side room features a marble fireplace and antique wedding dress.
The sunset facing BBQ Terrace with Weber Gas BBQ is located off the kitchen.
Relax seated in the Massage Pool. Also ideal for mums with young children.
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