Where do I start? It is always said that Turkey offers luxury property at affordable prices, however, most potential buyers assume that a luxury property is going to break the bank but that couldn’t be further from the truth.
What does a luxury property mean to you? Breathtaking views, a large beautifully designed property, a private pool? That is only the start of what a luxury property in Turkey has to offer. Award winning Architects are designing the very best properties one can imagine in a traditional style fused with a modern twist to blend in with the surrounding landscapes. There again, some are sleek modern designs that are statement homes perched on the coastline that command attention.
We see these types of properties in glossy magazines owned by the rich and famous and we can only dream of owning such a property. Or, can we actually own an idyllic luxury home? Somewhere we can escape to when the stresses and strains of everyday life becomes too much for us. Chic homes are currently for sale in the best locations throughout Turkey for a fraction of the price you would expect to pay.
Bodrum – Yalikavak is fast becoming the place to be and be seen in, this upmarket location has the new multi million pound Marina with designer shops. The harbour has world class eateries and stylish bars and the old town with its delightful cobbled streets are favoured by the locals as the place to catch up with friends over a coffee at one of the bistros. Luxury property here is highly sought after by those wanting a beautiful property in a desirable location. Bodrum International Airport is close by just a 45 minute drive away.
Apartments – for around £346,000 you could be the proud owner of a stunning 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms apartment on an exclusive complex just 5 minutes walk from a private beach. The views of the Aegean Sea are uninterrupted from the apartments, the communal pool and the landscaped gardens.
Villas – if you want privacy and a detached villa you can have both for £623.400 you will get 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms, bright open spaces, and a private infinity pool, set in landscaped gardens with panoramic, picturesque sea views a mere 500 metres from the coastline, if you want to be at one with the sea, this place is for you.
Kalkan – is recognised as one of the most picturesque resorts in Turkey and no description of Kalkan can do it justice. This is where you find elite and prestigious luxury properties and villas are all anybody wants in this absolute gem of a small town. It truly is unspoilt with its charming narrow streets that lead down to the bay and its beaches serve up breathtaking views. It is rich in history and there is plenty of sightseeing in the surrounding areas. White washed houses with splashes of bright pink flowers paint a beautiful picture against the backdrop of the Mediterranean Sea. Dalaman International Airport is just 105 minutes away.
Villas – overlooking Kalkan Bay you can buy a triplex villa offering 3 bedrooms all with ensuite bathrooms. A private pool and landscaped gardens a 10 minute walk to the sea front can be yours for just £360,000 which is super value in this desirable location. The views of the Bay and Kalkan town are second to none.
Villas – the ultimate in a luxury property here can be found in this 6 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms detached villa, this contemporary designed home is the stuff dreams are made of. Infinity views not just from the pool but the seating areas too, every detail has been well thought out with large open spaces and picture windows to maximize light and let the outside in. Did I mention there are 3 private pools in total? There is also a sauna, Turkish bath and a games room, sprawling terraces and balconies offering the best views imaginable. This wonderful luxury villa is currently for sale for £1,250,000 trust me it is worth every penny and more!
Further luxury properties can be found in Alanya, Antalya, Belek, Bursa, Fethiye, Istanbul and Side with prices reaching £3.98 million. However, if you compared the prices for these luxury properties in Turkey to luxury property in Europe you will realise you are getting a fabulous property for a fraction of the cost you would pay there. Exclusive luxury property in Turkey is a lifestyle choice and what a choice!