Take a self catering holiday in Dalyan

Villa Scotville Dalyan

Privately owned detached villa for holiday rent in Dalyan
Turkey: Dalyan is in a great location for a spectcular holiday

Dalyan is an unspoilt resort in an area unique in the rich variety of landscapes and pastimes it offers holiday makers.  Dalyan itself stands on a beautiful river, in a green valley leading up to spectacular mountains.
Enjoy some lovely home baking at DalyaniZ
Dalyan iZ Garden Cafe & Art Gallery
Hadigari: a traditional Turkish restaurant with consistently great food!
Traditional Turkish home cooking from Mehmet.
You can also try "Comert" which serves traditional Turkish home cooking at really affordable prices.
Dalyan Rock Tombs
Little boats chug past the mud baths and round a final bend of the the river that passes Dalyan to reveal the 2,500 year-old rock tombs carved by the Lycians high up on sheer cliff walls.  There is a nice selection restaurants opposite, where you can enjoy an evening while watching the floodlit tombs.
Iztuzu Beach
Iztuzu Beach is a narrow spit of land, which forms a natural barrier between Lake Köycegiz and the Mediterranean Sea.  It is one of the most beautiful corners of Dalyan which is also known for its' rock tombs.  Dalyan is located where the sea, the lake, the river, the forest, the beach and water channels meet, it is truly a wonderful location in Turkey.  Iztuzu Beach, with a length of nearly 5 kilometers is one of the main breeding grounds for Caretta caretta (loggerhead) sea turtles.
Hire a boat and have a great time in Dalyan
Dalyan Boat Trips
Dalyan offers many different boat trips including daily trips to the beach and back, turtle watching and the mud baths. 

Villa Scotville can help you hire your own private boat for a day, or half-day in Dalyan.  You can make up your own itinerary and lunch can be served on-board as well if you wish.  You can actually hire a boat similar to the Turgut Reis 2 shown in the picture opposite and the price is reasonable, and much lower than you would expect.
Local Aegean Markets
Famous for their rich diversity of products, the Aegean markets combine shopping at reasonable prices with fabulous flavours.  Garden vegetables, fresh fruit, herbal teas, Turkish delight, therapeutic herbs and much, much more.  Location and days of the local Aegean markets are as follows:

Mondays:    Köycegiz

Tuesday:     Fethiye

Fridays:       Ortaca

Saturday:    Dalyan
Car Hire
If you wish to venture further afield, then Villa Scotville can assist with your car hire requirements through a local Dalyan car rental firm.  They will deliver the car directly to the villa and collect it again at the end of the hire.  The rental rates are very reasonable.
Bicycle Hire
There are numerous places to hire bicycles from in Dalyan with rental prices approximately £3 per day.
Electric Mobility Scooter
If you have disability problems, we can help arrange the hire of an electric mobility scooter to assist you getting around Dalyan.
Contact us if you would like to make booking for Villa Scotville, or enquire about renting the villa, or would just like additional information.  Please mention the villa name when emailing.

Email Lesley or Simon at

info@dalyanprivatevillas.com, or

Telephone us on

+44 (0) 131 208 2295

We always respond to enquiries within 24 hours.