Torba is small but lovely tourist spot located about eight kilometers from Bodrum. Here, you will find are many hotels for vacationers, and beautiful seaside perches to watch the sunsets. Both sandy and pebbled beaches can be found here and, even though this is a perfect location for all types of water sports, the area retains its tranquility.
Operating on the half board program, this hotel set in lovely gardens has a total of 78 standard rooms and suites. There is one restaurant, snack bar and bar. It has two outdoor swimming pools and a children’s pool. Other features include access to their private beach by shuttle, a Fitness Center, spa center, massage services, hairdresser, tennis court, billiards and more.
Torba Mevkii. T: (0252) 367 22 75, www.zeytinada.com
Nikki Beach Resort & Spa Bodrum
Launched in the summer of 2016 this luxury, lifestyle beachfront boutique hotel feature 76 suites and villas decorated with white tones, adjustable lighting, indoor and outdoor bathrooms, entertainment walls, sea views and private pools and decks. Designed by famed architect Gökhan Avcıoğlu to blend into its natural surroundings, the property utilizes modern elements to define Nikki Beach’s sleek look, with a nod to local details and materials. Guests can enjoy pontoons and decks built into the sea, a rooftop relaxing pool area and expansive spa and fitness facilities. Food and beverage options include the famous Nikki Beach Restaurant & Beach Club, Café Nikki and Sunset Lounge. The hotel’s 350 square meter conference area and private terrace also allows for special events and meetings.
Kaynar Mevkii. T: (0252) 211 27 00, www.nikkibeachhotels.com
Casa Dell’Arte Hotels of Art & Leisure
The seafront Casa Dell’Arte Hotel embodies The Residence, a private villa, The Village and two yachts, which are available to rent for blue voyages along the Turkish shores and Greek islands. The Residence is designed like a gallery, featuring works of Turkish and international artists in its 12 rooms and around the hotel. The Village is catered towards families. With 36 guest suites, it is an ideal environment for families who would like to merge their dream vacation with an art experience where kids can participate in art workshops, take piano, violin and guitar lessons, and enhance their creativity at the Bardabas Kids Club. Casa Frida restaurant functions as a beach club by day and has a bistro-style family menu.
İsmet Inönü Caddesi No.64-66. T: (0252) 367 18 48, www.casadellartebodrum.com
Sarpedor Boutique Hotel & Spa
Located on a hillside in Torba, Sarpedor Boutique Hotel & Spa has 32 rooms and suites, with one private stone house, all featuring bamboo furniture and white Mediterranean décor. The hotel offers a private beach, three onsite restaurants, a fitness center, and much more.
Torba Mahallesi Heredot Bulvarı No.9. T: (0252) 337 12 00, www.sarpedor.com