The fabulous Ivy House is a First Degree listed property, fully renovated in 2006 by a renown local developer. The house is built in traditional stone with a modern interior, the thick stone walls helping to keep rooms cool during the summer and retaining heat in the cooler months.
The Ivy House is situated in the heart of the old town and is thought to be around 100 years old on the exterior, a grape vine twists it's way up the front of the house resting on the roof top pergola to give shade when required during the long lazy days in the sun.
The house is full of character, from the beautiful ottoman style balconies, to the cosy and welcoming interior. Accommodation wise, there is a large lounge/kitchen/diner (with it's own fireplace!) as you enter the property, with a shower room/WC on the same level. The 2 good size double bedrooms are located on the lower ground floor, making them nice and cool during the hotter high season months, along with a good size shower room with WC. The lovely roof terrace is up two short flights of stairs from the lounge area - and it is here that no doubt you will spend much of your time whilst At Ivy House, eating and drinking under the shade of the ivy covered pergola, or lazing on the comfortable sunbeds and sun shades provided.
The property is situated within 2 Minutes lazy stroll of the harbour, beach & Kalkan's fantastic choice of first class restaurants in and around the Old Town. It boats some of the best eateries in Turkey, and regardless of budget you will find it hard to be disappointed with any of them. Kalkan is a cosmopolitan destination that retains its character year after year.
Kalkan is a great base for exploring the ancient cities in the Lycian area as well as having access to water sports, para gliding and river canoeing.A great place to do nothing or a lot, it's up to you!
For history lovers the ancient Lycian sites of Tlos, Patara, Kekova, Xanthos, Pinara and Simena are all nearby. For excitement and fun,Saklient gorge is a must do! At least once and rafting and mud baths are optional, water sports for everyone and paragliding for the strong of heart. Sun lovers can just while away the hours at Patara, Kalkan beach or beach clubs, on a great roof terrace or a day on the many gastronomic boat trips.