Bodrum Retreat. Overlooking the Aegean. Balinese Pool
One of the highest points
on the Bodrum peninsula, this hand crafted stone house affords
magnificent views of the Turkish coast as well as the Greek Islands from
Kalimnos to Samos. Interior furnished by noted decorator. One of the
most unique and beautiful Aegean properties you will find. Surrounded by
mandarin, almond, fruit trees and grapes. Private local herb garden.
Extensive natural stone patios. Swimming pool / dining / entertainment
area with unobstructed views of the sea and hills.
house, consisting of 2 floors, with separate entrances, was built years
ago by master stone builders. 50cm thick walls. Windows are antique,
carved, latticed wood circa Ottoman Empire 1850.
This house is also perfect for 2 couples or a family and both floors can be booked.
enters the Herakleia residence via a 19C. Ottoman door from the
extensive stone patio surrounding the house. There is also a three meter
wide sliding door (with screen) that opens to the courtyard. Facing the
sliding door, on the patio, is an enchanting small decorative Ottoman
marble pool and fountain.
Double queen bed in Japanese tatami style, with orthopedic mattress, is tucked into an alcove within the room.
Flat screen TV, DVD, satellite TV, International and local channels and Wi-Fi.
antique dining table and chairs for eating in the room. Reading sofa
and also a rare, cushioned, antique planters lounge chair. Antique
cabinet for clothes storage. Unique, Ottoman style kitchenette includes
all necessary tableware and cooking accessories. Mid size fridge, grill,
gas stove, etc.
Bathroom equipped with rain shower.
Labranda residence is the top floor. One enters the loft style
residence via stone stairs from the extensive stone patio surrounding
the house. The East facing wall has colored glass windows that play the
effects of the morning sun on the interior walls in a pleasing moving
display. Double queen bed. Flat screen TV, DVD, satellite TV,
international and local channels and Wi-Fi.
Antique 19C Ching Dynasty ebony wood
dining table and chairs for eating in the room. Reading chair. Antique
19C Korean dressing cabinet for clothes storage. Traditional antique pine
reproduction of an Aegean (Ottoman) kitchenette. All necessary tableware and
cooking accessories. Mid size fridge, grill, microwave, gas stove, etc.
Bathroom equipped with rain shower.
or both of the residences is the perfect extended family getaway or
join many couples who have booked with us for their honeymoon. When
available, the entire house can be booked. Truly, a romantic and magic
The pool, 20 meters from the house, is Balinese in style and
is surrounded by a small mandarin orange orchard. Pool is a salt water
pool. Lounge chairs, stone tables, etc., strategically placed throughout
There a a number of spots for dining outside on this
large 8000 meter property (approx. 80,000 sq ft). The owners stone
house is nearby on the same property. The owners vineyard is 100 meters
below the house.
The view from the villa is north-west, looking
over volcanic rock shapes and catacombs in the valley, the new Yalikavak
Marina to the west and then 180 degree, unobstructed, views out to the
Greek islands. There are many walking trails in the area. The village of
Yalikavak offers shops and a large selection of restaurants along the
waters edge. There is a good selection of shops and cafes at the
international marina. Sailboats and windsurf can be rented. 10 - 20
minutes takes you to neighboring villages and 20-25 minutes to the
lively town of Bodrum. Ephesus is less than a two hour drive and the
ancient Mausoleum of Halikarnas and Castle of St. Peter are both in
Bodrum City. Economical car hire with airport pick up and drop off can
be arranged. Blue Cruise trips can also be organized.
Owner has extensive knowledge of the local area, as well as Turkey wide, for sightseeing, gourmet dining, etc.
The harvest from the owners vineyard, below the house, begins around last week of August.
House is furnished with top quality furnishings and antiques.
you have any questions or would like to receive additional photographs,
we have recently established a number for you to call from UK and one
from USA. Emails will be answered promptly.