Old Farm House
Farm house with 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and private pool in Gocek, Turkey
From £261 per week
Farm house to rent in Gocek, Turkey
20% Discount off ALL 2018 weeks - book by 30/09/18. Converted old farm house, full of rustic charm located in Gokceovacik village; stunning scenery. Ideal for a romantic break or relaxing holiday
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Farm house overview - owner's description
Welcome to Gokceovacik, a charming traditional village in the Taurus Mountains just above the Mediterranean coast and the town of Gocek. With its stunning scenery and secluded location - yet within easy reach of beaches, water sports, spa, mud baths, horse riding, markets, small seaside towns, mountain walking, boat trips, great restaurants and historic sites - this is an idyllic setting for a relaxing holiday or romantic retreat.
The Old Farm House is located on the edge of the forest in an elevated position with stunning views across the valley. Built in 1950 the Old Farm House is full of character, with stone walls, wooden floors and ceilings, white plaster walls and large fireplaces.
But with added modern features providing comfortable accommodation with a new kitchen and bathroom, two bedrooms, one a double and the other has two single beds located in the converted barn with an en-suite.
Designed for outdoor living, the terrace is a great place to enjoy a meal or sit back and watch the sun set over the distant mountains, chill out throughout the day on the patio or relax in the hammock and of course to keep you cool in the garden is a fresh water plunge pool no chemicals are used and the water is changed every 3 days.
You can enjoy a range of organic produce from the village farmers including bread, milk, yoghurt, eggs, figs, grapes, butter, olives, olive oil delivered each morning.
Gokceovacik and the surrounding areas, give you an exciting blend of classical sights, sounds and fragrances guaranteed to give your senses a taste of Turkey. This is a great base if you want to explore this beautiful part of Turkey or if you are looking to escape and just relax then you have found your ideal spot.
Welcome to the start of your holiday.
Gocek the St Tropez of Turkey as many have described it attracts the rich and famous from across the world, their yachts adorn the harbour and this has created a quite unique environment. Gocek has maintained its qualities as a charming and rustic traditional fishing village. However, you will find that Gocek has all the facilities you would expect from a larger resort.
Gocek is a place of two halves, on the one hand its a traditional Turkish village with friendly people selling local crafts, rugs and fake designer goods like any large Turkish village but the other face of Gocek is a place with boutique hotels, designer shops, laid back bars and stylish waterfront restaurants, where you will find a fantastic choice of fresh fish, meat and organic vegetables. The Sunday market is an essential visit and dont for get to haggle!
From the marina you can hire a private boat for the day or go on one of the many boat excursions around the 12 Islands. A fantastic day out for all the family.
Gocek gives you the best of both worlds, this is not your typical tourist town, Gocek is very clean, relaxed and friendly with spectacular mountain and sea views - the ideal spot for a relaxing holiday or a holiday adventure.
BEACHES, RELAXATION, ADVENTURE AND HISTORY
INLICE BEACH: is approximately 800 metres in length with a deep stretch of dark coloured sand. The sea is safe for bathing in calm conditions and during windy periods the sea can be quite wavy. Along the beach you will find a cafe there is a car park, shower and WC facilities, changing cubicles and lounging chairs and umbrellas for hire. Inlice offers a refreshing coolness and in the evenings there is the heady scent of thyme and pine forest.
GOCEK BEACH: 20 minutes by water taxi. Enjoy a swim in crystal blue waters or rest under the pine trees and enjoy the peace and quiet. There is a simple restaurant and restroom facility available on the island.
SARIGERME BEACH: with miles of golden sand, shallow sea and the island of Babada not too far in the distance, is a great day out for all the family. A short walk along the wooded footpath with its turkeys, chickens and peacocks running free, brings you out onto the exceptionally clean beach. Facilities include food and drink outlets, water sports, showers, toilets, beach chairs, umbrellas and dressing cabins are all available.
IZTUZU BEACH: one of the most beautiful beaches on the Mediterranean coastline. This sand bar that separates the sea from the mouth of the Dalyan Creek is an excellent swimming beach. Iztuzu Beach has also been preserved, as it is one of the last nesting grounds for the endangered Loggerhead Turtles.
WHITE-WATER RAFTING: in Dalaman is one of the most exciting holiday experiences and is perfect for active thrill seekers. The Dalaman River is rated as one of the top rafting destinations in the world. Professionals will guide you every step of the way for an unforgettable adventure on the Dalaman waters.
DALYAN: a small but exquisite fishing town, which lies next to a meandering river, teaming with wild life. After spending your time browsing the typically diverse Turkish market stalls, why not relax and take a look at the Lycian tombs, carved into the rock face, from the comfort of one of the many romantically set restaurants lining the Dalyan riverside. It only takes you a few minutes from the centre of town to stroll through to the Old Dalyan of gardens and willow trees, to flavour days gone by.
SULTANIYE HOT SPRINGS & MUD BATHS: Situated just before Dalyan Creek joins the lake, you can give yourself a body pack of mud and then wash it all off again in a sulphur pool with temperatures as hot as in the Sultaniye Baths.
KAYA KOY: Once a thriving Greek village, this town of over one thousand houses, two churches, fourteen chapels, and two schools, was completely deserted in 1923 when the 25,000 Greek inhabitants were repatriated to Greece. Since then, the village of Kayakoy which had been continually inhabited since 13th century, has stood empty and crumbling, with only the breeze from the mountains and mist from the sea blowing through its empty houses and streets. A wonderful place steeped in history that touches you to the very soul.
KAUNOS: amongst the ruins of the city, you will find an old theatre, a large rectangular building that was probably a temple, others of uncertain description, a Byzantine church, and very curious rock-hewn tombs.
SAKLIKENT GORGE the ideal place to visit if you are feeling especially hot. The gorge is 18km long and so steep and narrow that the sun does not penetrate, so the water is icy cold. The gorge is approached along a wooden boardwalk above the river and opens out to a series of wooden platforms suspended above the water, where you can buy and eat trout at one of the specialist restaurants.
PATARA BEACH with miles of golden sand features regularly in brochures as one of the Mediterraneans most beautiful beaches and was recently voted the 2nd best beach in Europe by The Telegraph. Entrance to the beach is through the ruins of the ancient city of Patara, with a triumphal gate, baths, a theatre and a few temples.
XANTHOS a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the six principal cities of Lycia. Xanthos was the capital city of the Lycian Federation and its greatest city for most of Lycian history.
LETOON was the sacred cult centre of Lycia its most important sanctuary and was dedicated to the three national deities of Lycia - Leto and her twin children Apollo and Artemis.
TLOS best-known for its fortress-topped acropolis, with its rock-cut tomb-covered sides and its 360 degree panoramic views. As one of the six principal cities of Lycia and one of the most powerful.
This farm house has 14 verified reviews.
14 out of 14 people recommend staying here
We spent our last day doing a local walk, reading, enjoying the plunge pool and the hammock. A perfect end to a wonderfully relaxing stay at The Old Farm House. Thank you Mehmet for all you have done to make this the quirky, quite, relaxing place that it is. Thank you and your father too for making us so welcome. The organic grapes and figs are delicious.
We found the property delightful. It was well furnished and well equipped. The plunge pool was more than sufficient for our needs and the water was changed as promised without having to request this. Mehmet the owner was extremely pleasant, spoke very good English and was happy to help in any way he could. We are certainly planning to return next year. If all you want is a quiet and relaxing holiday - this is the place. There are no amenities within walking distance, so a car is required, but Gocek is a pleasant and easy short drive away and has everything you could require.
Great house, great place, great people. The 12 Island Boat Trip was fabulous and a good opportunity to cool down with a swim in the sea. Myra is a long drive away, but worth it. Saklikent Gorge is wonderful but buy some sensible waterproof shoes. We are all clean and relaxed after our Turkish Bath and Mud Bath, enjoy yourselves. The Greenhalf Family
Thank you Mehmet for a great holiday. The Old Farm House has been exactly what we wanted a quite and relaxing place to chill out and enjoy the surroundings. The location is really great for day trips. We would definately recommend Saklikent Gorge and scuba diving in Fethiye. For the best kebap try Pasa Kebap in Fethiye and so cheap. All in all we cant fault the holiday at all. Thank you Lizze & Pete
Thank you Mehmet for a lovely peaceful holiday. Very quite and relaxing, now we have to go back to cold old England. We have had a lovely two weeks. Many thanks John
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Outside this farm house in Gocek, TurkeyThis farm house is in a village and in a quiet area near the mountains. It has a pool, a balcony and a garden. Car hire is necessary as the renter will need a car to get about for shopping, eating out and the beach; however parking is available if required.
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Updated 26 April 2018
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Changeover days and minimum stays
- 1 April - 30 June 2019: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
- 1 July - 31 August 2019: the minimum stay is 5 nights.
- 1 September - 30 November 2019: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
- 1 April - 30 June 2020: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
- 1 July - 31 August 2020: the minimum stay is 5 nights.
- 1 September - 30 November 2020: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
- 1 April - 30 June 2021: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
- 1 July - 31 August 2021: the minimum stay is 5 nights.
- 1 September - 30 November 2021: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
Early booking discounts
- Arrive between 1 April - 31 October and receive 20% off if the booking is made 6 months before the arrival date.
Late booking discounts
- Arrive between 1 April - 31 October and receive 20% off if the booking is made within 1 week of the arrival date.
Long stay discounts
- Arrive between 1 April - 31 October and receive 20% off if the booking is for 1 week or more.
- Arrive between 1 April - 31 October and receive 30% off if the booking is for 4 weeks or more.
If more than one discount matches your arrival date, please be aware that only one discount of the highest amount will be applied to your booking.
Return private transfer from airport to villa - upto 4 people
£60.00 per booking, paid locally
Car hire for up to 4 people, collect and return to airport or delivered to the property
£20.00 per night, paid locally
2 bedrooms, Sleeps 4:
- 1 double bed
- 2 single beds
1 bathroom, 1 Separate WC
Living area seats 2, Dining area seats 4, Air conditioning, Hair dryer, Iron / board, Towels / linen, Washing machine, Car hire essential
Cooker, Crockery, Cutlery, Fridge, Freezer, Glassware, Kettle, Oven, Pots / pans, Toaster
Balcony or terrace, Parking, Private garden
Children, Single gender groups
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