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Herakleia Suite, above the Aegean. Unique retreat

Salt water pool
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Guest house -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Gokcebel, Corum Province
Bodrum Retreat is the owners dream come true.
The location is awesome and when you first arrive, it will take your breath away. The views are unparalleled and from the property you can see from Yalikavak Marina to the west, Samos Island in Greece, 45km away north and Gundogan to the east. While we have 3 suites for rental, we are definitely not like a hotel and in no way do we resemble anything else but a very private home.
If you decide to come, without any prompting, you will immediately feel at ease. The location is marked by twenty, 75 year old Italian cypress trees in which the birds sing and rare squirrels have their early morning breakfast.
Days are balmy, generally breezy and at least 5 degrees C. cooler than what you see below.
Evenings are perfect for outside dining and the sunsets are always different and magnificen...
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Listing #HL472543
About the Owner
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Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:71%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2012
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Reviewed 13 June 2015

This is just a gem of a place. High on the hills with a view over the greek islands, it's restful, away from the hectic tourist traffic and about 3 degrees cooler than the villages which is so welcomed. A perfect escape that allows you...More

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Reviewed 2 December 2014

We stayed at the Stone House for the last three nights of our honeymoon and I wish that we had stayed there longer! We were greeted warmly upon our arrival with a bottle of wine and food made from the garden, and everything for the...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2014

We arrived hot, tired and bad tempered after an over-crowded flight full of all-inclusive holiday makers. Frank and Berner opened the door to their extraordinary home and all was instantly forgotten. We lay by the salt water Balinese pool with no need to go out...More

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Ask about smoking
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    1 Full bath
    1 Queen
    1 Twin
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  • extra guests after 2 persons. Per guest charge, per day: £12 / stay - Fee
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We have 3 suites available at the same location. Please inquire
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About the neighbourhood
Yalıkavak is a town near Bodrum in Muğla province, on the Aegean coast of Turkey. It is 18 kilometres (11 miles) from Bodrum and located at the north eastern tip of the Bodrum peninsula. It has been inhabited since near the end of the second millennium B.C.[2] It is an important tourist resort.

Formerly the Bodrum area's main sponge fishing port, Yalikavak is considered the most elite village on the Bodrum Peninsula. It has a bustling centre, particularly on market day (Thursday), many beaches including two blue flag beaches one at the port[4] and the other the public beach.[5] It also has many high quality restaurants as well as several magnificent bays.[6] Yalıkavak is surrounded by hills offering tourists views of the town and nearby Mediterranean coastline.

In 2009 Yalikavak host...
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How to get there
Airport: Bodrum-Milas International: 30.0 km
Ferry: Bodrum: 17.0 km
Best is fly into Bodrum direct, in the season, from many European countries. Mostly charters but also BA, EasyJet, etc fly commercial routes.
Come from Greece to Kos and from there, a 30 minute ferry in the morning and evening to Bodrum (1 hour, out of season)
Fly into Istanbul and catch a connecting flight to Bodrum. 55 Minutes
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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