Far from the madding crowd

Datça, Turkey
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We are retired architects who purchased land in 1992 in Eski Datca Mahallesi , an old village under historic preservation by the provincial government. The land was originally an almond grove and we placed the building to preserve as many

Home & location

The village of Eski Datca is located on the Knidos peninsula, which is still largely undeveloped. In the Roman era, Knidos was an important trading port and the remains of the city are still evident and continue to be archaeologically

  • House
  • High-speed WiFi
  • Mountains
  • Countryside


We will cover all utility expenses including ongoing landscape maintenance of the gardens and grounds. Our two outdoor cats don't need any care beyond feeding and lots of loving attention. some minor attention to various pumps etc. may be

Meet the pets

  • Hatun

    Turkish Angora

    19 years

  • Sherhan


    14 years

Sitter feedback (3)


David and Sevinç were the kindest, honest, and hilarious ;) people we've met in Turkey. It was wonderful getting to know them, some of their friends

Stayed · 23 Jul - 11 Aug 2019

Two absolutely adorable cats to keep you company and care for in a most beautiful villa and gardens. The historic setting of Eski Dacta is indeed very

Stayed · 20 Feb - 15 May 2018

We had an amazing stay at David and Sevinç's house! We stayed in Datça almost three months, and really enjoyed this little heaven close to the Mediterranean

Stayed · 06 Mar - 24 May 2017

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