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My family have never felt so welcome and valued as a guest and customer on a holiday as we did at Caretta Apart. Visiting Turkey for the first time can be a daunting prospect because the language, customs, people and culture are all so unfamiliar. So it feels like a big risk – particularly when you have children, or older family members to look after as well as yourself. Caretta has a great family feel to it and John in particular puts so much effort into making guests feel welcome and looked after. Cem is great for teenagers as they can relate to him easily and he and some others from the bar will go with the guest teenagers to the clubs in Calis. They think that is great. Mary brings a calm presence to. But everyone at Caretta seems to be genuinely interested in making sure that you have a good holiday. And this is the best thing about Caretta. Not the accommodation, nearby scenery, food, drink, transport and entertainment – although they are all wonderful. It’s the people there, your family and their employees, who make it something very special. That, I think, is why so many people return year after year.

T. Cuthell

My family has never been to the same place abroad twice, yet alone three times and are booked already for next year. The warm welcome we receive from Caretta Apartments is second to none. The owners, John, Mary, Cem and the dog Cookie!, make you feel totally at home and will go out of their way to arrange trips for you or help with anything you need. The apartments are clean and comfortable and situated only a short walk from the centre of Calis, yet far enough away as not to be too noisy. There are many excursions you can choose from, Doctor John, the owner, will help arrange any trips you would like from historical trips to beach trips and jeep safaris. But it's wonderful to just sit round the pool and enjoy the surroundings and hospitality. The best thing about Caretta is that the atmosphere there makes all the guests feel like they are part of one big happy family, from toddlers to teenagers to parents and grandparents. We would thoroughly recommend it to everyone.

S. Gray

Firstly when some has arrived in Turkey for the very first time they will become not only aware of the climate that Turkey has to offer but also the friendly people that are instantly about at the airport. Then if you have arranged for the Caretta to pick you up, you are greeted by a big smile of Dr John (the owner) or one of his many genuine helpful staff, that are there to make your holiday an unforgettable one. You are then taken to the Caretta where-upon you are greeted by a beautiful smell of jasmine (from just one of the many plants that are around the complex) and other members of staff then shown to your accommodation. This is the beginning of a really great holiday. The hospitality that is shown is definitely second to none. All the members of the Caretta are there to make your holiday an unforgettable one (and it really is). You will find a wealth of information if you ask them questions about where the best places to go and what see, whether they know or not they would find out for you. You will find the pool and bar really tastefully done and mostfood and drinks are available. The Caretta's restaurant is nice and spacious with a comfortable lounge attached. So all in all the Caretta has it all including a games area where you can play pool. Apart from the Caretta being your home for your holiday period, you will find that there are many places to see in Turkey, and as you know probably from other holidays, there never seems to be enough time to see all of it. However Dr John and his staff are there to help you again, being as there are so many wonderful places to see, you will find that (if you require) Dr John will endeavour to arrange for an outing to be got together to include either (people staying there or friends at other apartments) to have a full day excursion at a very reasonable price. The beauty of this is that your day out is with people you have got to know and of course all speaking English. On these kind of days out remind you why people come time after time back to Dr Johns, because you are made to feel part of a family and not just a number, and I don't know about you but that was great for me and my family. So that's really all I can say about your accommodation. As for the rest of your holiday, well that is just a bonus. I wish anyone who has a holiday at the Caretta joy, fun, laughter and relaxation as we did.

D. Carr