Great news! We are delighted to tell you that the Turkish authorities have re-opened their borders and are welcoming back international travellers by re-introducing flight routes with several countries including the UK. Hooray! What’s more the British and Turkish Governments have now agreed to the setting up of an ‘air-bridge’ to allow quarantine-free travel between… Read More Welcome back to Kalkan and Kisla, woo hoo!
Well it has been a lovely summer here at Villa Kingfisher and we’ve been truly busy – thanks to all our lovely guests. However following a couple of recent cancellations we have availability at VK now from 19 September onwards. If you fancy the idea of a delightful late season Turkish adventure, when the weather… Read More Late season opportunities
Well Eleanor and I have just been enjoying a lovely break over in Kalkan. Nearly 20 years on from when we first visited Turkey we are still in love with the country and especially our beautiful home Villa Kingfisher. We never get fed up spending time here and enjoying those stunning views across the bay… Read More Welcome back
Well you may or may not have noticed that the £ to Turkish lira exchange rate has been improving massively in the last few weeks as Turkey’s currency has taken a tumble, meaning your holiday spending money will stretch far more here. In January when many visitors would have booked their Turkish holidays, the exchange… Read More Turkish exchange rate delight
Well our lovely local agent Karyn, who all our previous guests will know well, has been doing a fine job ensuring that all the plants, fruit trees and shrubbery around Villa Kingfisher are growing vibrantly and strongly despite the hot conditions. Thanks to her efforts and our super man-of-all-skills Irfan, we’ve enjoyed a bumper crop… Read More Green fingers and orange marmalade
We are delighted to tell you that our rental prices for Villa Kingfisher for 2019 are being held at 2018 price levels! We hope you’ll agree this represents fantastic value making a holiday in our lovely villa overlooking this delightful bay on this stunning Turquoise coastline, truly enticing. We have lots of availability too throughout… Read More Fantastic pricing news!
We are delighted that a new restaurant has opened up this season just minutes away from the villa. It’s called The Castle and, offering a fusion of Californian/Turkish cuisine and styling, it is a welcome addition to the foodie scene here. You can eat, drink and even swim within its classical surroundings. The owners… Read More New restaurant!
There was a very welcome feature in the i newspaper last week, written by Barbara Speed, confirming what we’ve been seeing with our own eyes and bookings – that the Brits are returning to Kalkan as their holiday destination of choice. We are aware, as much as anybody, that the political situation in other parts of… Read More Return of the Brits
We are delighted to tell you that our prize winner from earlier this year, Angie B, has re-booked for a fabulous family/friends holiday in 2018 because they loved being at Villa Kingfisher so much. Wey hey, that is just fantastic news. Eleanor and I couldn’t be more pleased to welcome the guys back. Thank you… Read More Angie….the return
Well rather than just take our word that Kalkan has some great places to eat out, below is a feature written by Jack Peat, journalist and founder of TLE – The London Economic – a digital newspaper and go-to resource for news, economics, and lifestyle. It was featured last summer but we’ve only just spotted… Read More Kalkan – destination food!