Villa Mandarin is an idyllic retreat in the sleepy hamlet of Faralya on Turkey’s Turquoise Coast. Situated just south of the beautiful Butterfly Valley, just a few miles from the famous seaside resort of Oludeniz, Villa Mandarin offers a relaxing, laid-back retreat. The beautiful adults-only boutique hotel is set in an unspoiled natural setting and features stylishly appointed and spacious guestrooms and suites with contemporary décor, upscale amenities, and facilities, including a swimming pool and outdoor Jacuzzi, an elegant lounge, and a full service bar. The Villa is a short drive from the bustling harbor and market town of Fethiye and ideally placed for exploring the rich culture and history of this coastal region of Turkey.
Villa Mandarin features well-appointed and stylishly decorated guestrooms and suites decorated with hand-carved wood furnishings that create a sense of traditional charm and modern amenities that offer creature comforts. Double rooms have king-size four poster beds with luxury linens, en-suite bathrooms with double Jacuzzi tubs, walk-in showers, traditional Turkish towels, and organic bath products. Some rooms have twin beds, and all rooms enjoy private balconies or terraces with stunning views. Modern conveniences include flat-screen TVs, CD/DVD players, mini fridges, air-conditioning, hair dryers, hospitality trays complete with kettles and a selection of herbal infusions, tea, and coffee.
Two luxury guest suites offer extra levels of space and privacy. The Junior Suite is located on the ground floor of the villa and features a bedroom with twin beds with deluxe linens, a bathroom with a walk-in shower, traditional Turkish towels, and organic bath products. A separate living room has comfortable seating, an additional single bed for extra guests and opens onto a fenced-in garden with a double Jacuzzi. The Deluxe Suite is located on the upper floor of the villa and features a bedroom with twin beds with deluxe linens, a bathroom with a walk-in shower, traditional Turkish towels, and organic bath products. The separate living room offers a double bed for extra guests, ample seating and opens onto a large covered terrace with a double Jacuzzi and gorgeous views.
Villa Mandarin can be rented as a luxury villa in totality for large groups wanting a self-catering holiday, with six en-suite bedrooms, two deluxe suites, a spacious lounge area, a fully-equipped gourmet kitchen and the exclusive use of the swimming pool and garden.
Delicious Turkish-style breakfasts are offered every morning in the garden or the casual dining room and include fresh farm eggs, local meats, and cheeses, olives, tomatoes, fresh bread, fruit and coffee, tea and juice. The Villa’s onsite restaurant Delimeze offers mouth-watering five-course meals for dinner, focusing on traditional recipes and fresh local produce and served in comfort and style.
Amenities and Recreation
Complimentary amenities and services at Villa Mandarin include swimming pool, outdoor hot tubs, a comfortable communal lounge in which to relax, sun decks and loungers and umbrellas, onsite spa treatments and massages, and a low-key bar. The hotel offers a range of concierge services such tour and excursion bookings for those wanting to explore the surrounding archeological and historical sites, as well as other activities like walking and driving tours, paragliding, scuba-diving, culinary and photography courses and more. Guests can enjoy relaxing cruises along the stunning Turquoise Coast in private motor boats or traditional wooden gulets, as well as walks along the world-renowned Lycian Way.
Faralya-Uzunyurt, Oludeniz-Fethiye, Mugla, Turkey, website, Phone: 90-25-26-42-10-02