Villa Mahal

Bay of Kalkan, Antalya Province, Turkey

Villa Mahal is located in the bay of Kalkan, in South West Turkey on the Lycian coast. Largely thanks to its impressive coastline, fabulous beaches and multitude of historical sites. It has become recognized as one of Turkey’s most sophisticated holiday destinations. It’s flanked by the stunning Taurus Mountains which form the southern border of the Anatolian plateau.
Beach Breaks
Honeymoon & Romance

Hotel guide


  • 13 rooms, all overlooking the bay of Kalkan, have bathrooms with shower, most with shower and separate tub, comfortable Visko Star beds, air-conditioning, Wi-Fi, iPod station, Molton Brown bathroom amenities, telephone, safe-box, mini-bar, hairdryer, bathrobe and slippers along with other comfort amenities
  • Guest Services: Room service; daily maid service; travel desk for tours, excursions or advice on how to get around; books and board games and more
  • 17m Infinity pool with jacuzzi looking out across the amazing panorama. Sun loungers, seating area and Honesty Pool Bar

Our Favourite

  • The Mahal Beach Club consisting of platforms built into the hillside, hidden under the shade of the olive trees.  All kinds of water sports including dingy sailing are available. A free boat shuttle from/to the beach club to/from the Kalkan harbor is available throughout the day

Wine & Dine

  • Breakfast is served on the Roof Terrace every day and includes the most delicious spread of breads, pastries, fresh fruit and juices, yoghurt, local honey, olives and cheese which comprise a traditional Turkish Breakfast. On Sundays you can enjoy a brunch through out the morning in the cool waterside terrace setting
  • A leisurely lunch is served in the waterside restaurant. Enjoy the freshest food (grilled fish) made with local ingredients
  • Guest usually choose to dine at the Beach Club, which by nightfall transforms into a stylish waterfront terrace restaurant, complete with twinkling lights, starched napkins and an endless milky way of stars above
  • Enjoy an aperitif and take dinner on the spectacular roof terrace with magnificent views of the Bay of Kalkan at night


  • Mediterranean chic


  • Rooms from € 220 / day including buffet breakfast and 8% tax
  • The hotel is not suitable for children under 9 years old

Local guide

Worth getting out of bed for

  • Massage: Quench your body and soul with a restorative massage conducted in the cool shadows of a natural cave where the sounds of the sea play a wonderful melody


  • Kalkan is an elegant harbour-side town, which clings to a steep cliff and overlooks a beautiful bay. It has a good selection of small shops, together with numerous seafront restaurants and bars - many of these are situated on roof terraces with fabulous views over the bay and small harbour. Kalkan’s Greek origin can still be seen in its distinctive architecture which is very similar to the architecture of the nearby Greek Island of Meis (Castellorizo)

Cultural highlights

  • Kalkan is located on the verdant Lycian Coast - an ideal place to experience the rich array of flora and fauna. Surrounded by a multitude of ancient sites are within a 1-hour car journey:
  •  TLOS, A fortress-topped acropolis dramatically set high on a rocky outcrop
  •  PINARA, A Lycian site with a splendid and isolated setting
  •  LETOON, A shrine to Leto consisting of three temples
  •  XANTHOS, The ancient capital and grandest city of Lycia
  •  PATARA, The birthplace of St Nicholas and a mystical site half-covered with the sands of Patara
  •  ARYCANDAThe favorite Lycian site and one of the Lycian Coast’s best kept secrets
  •  TELMESSOS, Numerous sarcophagi are dotted around the modern town and a wonderful example of a cliff tomb is to be found overlooking Fethiye

When to go

  • Season starts in May and lasts till the end of October. August can be quite busy. Visit in early or late summer to enjoy the best temperates

How to get there

  • By Air: The most convenient airport is Dalaman Airport, just 1,5 hours from Kalkan. You may also prefer Antalya Airport which is 3 hours from Kalkan by driving
  • Airport transfer arranged on request and payable on departure