We are a couple of fifty-nine and sixty-six. I am, Halis Necmettin Basar, geophysics engineer. My wife, Seher Basar is a teacher. We are retired now. I and my wife’s English are okay but not perfect. We have been living in Urla (Izmir Turkey) in winter.

Primary residence
7 Sleeps
5 Bedrooms
4 Bathrooms
1 double bed
2 children beds
3 simple extra beds


Halis necmettin has described his/her home in English.

What you will love about this home

Our house in Urla district is rather large. (Izmir province- third largest city of Turkey) In addition to this three storey house I offer another one in Ovacik village (Silifke district in Icel – Mersin Province of Turkey). That two storey house is sufficiently large. Both are comfortable.

What you will love in the neighborhood

Our house on the coast of Ozbek bay is surrounded with marvelous nature. You can find our house in Goggle Earth by using 38°19'24.60" North and 26°42'40.67" East coordinates. We live there in winter but also is for summer holiday. It is 30 kilometers away from Izmir (third largest city of Turkey and city of fairs). It is also near to the most beautiful place, Cesme, tourism centre, one of the most popular places of Turkey and the World. Our house In Urla (in Izmir Province) is in Mavi Nokta Site. Mavi Nokta Site name means Blue Point Complex. House well equipped and very conformed. We have half Olympic swimming pool in our complex. Also the beaches are very near. Izmir and its environment are full of historical and touristic places. In addition to a lot of historical places which are very near to Urla (Izmir) also you can visit Efes antique city (Ephesus), Meryem Ana’s House (House of the Virgin Mary) at south, Truva antique city (Troy) at north, Cesme and Alacatı, Cesmealti, Iskele touristic places. Our guests may also use our summer house to see and live in other geography. That house is in Ovacik village (Silifke district of Icel – Mersin Province) and on the Coast of Mediterranean Sea. It is extraordinary place. It has a magnificent view and beach surrounded pine woods. We live in this wonderful place in the summer. Both regions are marvelous places and have mild climate. We have a car (Renault Scenic) and our guests may use it during their holiday. We may offer our car to our guest while we use their home. Also we will be happy if they want to do the same. Our relatives will assist to our guests in relation to finding our houses' locations and about their problems if they need any help while we are not here. For USA we can change the houses for at least 20 -30 days . For Europe this period must be for at least 10 - 30 days. We are looking for the guests they aim to spent time in Turkey's two marvelous places for long period.

Additional information

We are fond of USA. It is very interesting for us. We lived in Austin, Texas for five months periods during our son’s his master and philosophy doctorate on Economics at University of Texas. We want to live and breathe the air of USA again. Our hobbies are learning foreign culture, painting and taking photos, swimming, jogging, and gardening. Our neighbors are cultured and friendly.

Deposit 1000 €
Insurance Optional


Washing machine
Microwave oven
Heating system
Disabled access
Baby gear
Swimming pool
Parking space
Cleaning person
Satellite / cable
Balcony / terrace

House rules

Smokers welcome
Pets welcome
Children welcome
Dog to feed
Cat to feed
Plants to water


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