Earning its name from the famed Ottoman Greek Admiral Turgut Reis (1485 – 1565), also known as Dragut in the West, Turgutreis is the second largest town on the peninsula and a major center for commerce. It also boasts extensive beaches, plus the state-of-the-art D-Marin Marina. Turgutreis is an easy 8.5km ferryboat ride to the Greek Island of Kos and the villages of Kadıkalesi and Akyarlar are very close by.
Kadıkale Resort Spa & Wellness
Located on the waterfront, this resort has a total of 261 tastefully decorated rooms and suites. There are several restaurants and four bars, private beach, two outdoor swimming pools, two children’s pools, a pool with a waterslide and two with waterfalls. There is a state of the art spa and wellness center, mini club, shopping arcade and more. Daily shuttle service to Bodrum.
Kadıkalesi Turgutreis. T: (0252) 382 33 02, www.kadikaleresort.com
With a total of 384 rooms and suites along with 14 residences, this five-star property has beautiful sea views and operates on an ultra all-inclusive concept. You’ll also find several restaurants, bars, a spa and beauty center, state-of-the-art-meeting facilities, private beaches, various swimming pools, two tennis courts, an exciting mini club and much more.
Barış Manço Caddesi No.63. T: (0252) 311 03 90, www.kefaluka.com
La Blanche Resort & Spa
On the waterfront there are a total of 362 rooms with balconies facing either the sea or their opulent pool. There are outdoor and indoor swimming pools, along with amusement for the kids, spa and beauty center and several restaurants and bars. The hotel operates on an ultra all-inclusive plan.
Bahçelievler Caddesi No.119. T: (0252) 382 00 00, www.lablanchehotel.com
Sianji Well-Being Resort Hotel
With a healthy living philosophy built into everything from its design to its cuisine, this is a hotel dedicated to rejuvenation and wellbeing. Built subtly into its natural surroundings, the resort features the Muu Spa with massage and therapy rooms as well as the Wellness Restaurant with a rawfood-focused menu.
Kadıkalesi Mevkii. T: (0252) 382 82 17, www.sianjibodrum.com
Swissôtel Resort Bodrum Beach
Located on a beachfront plot, this resort offers the ideal conditions for water sports, culture and relaxation. On the extensive grounds, you’ll find 66 rooms & suites featuring comfort-engineered beds, Alpine-inspired contemporary design and all the other conveniences you’d expect from the Swissotel brand. Onsite restaurants include Café Swiss, Mezem – a beach restaurant, and a rooftop Restaurant Yuhi that serves Asian and Mediterranean cuisine. The hotel features a private beach, gym, the Purovel Spa & Sport and an indoor and outdoor pool.
Turgutreis Mahallesi Gazi Mustafa Kemal Bulvarı No.42
T: (0252) 311 33 33 , www.swissotel.com/hotels/bodrum-beach
Swissotel Residences, Bodrum Beach
Located on the same grounds as its resort, these 72 residences have unrivaled beach access, a great location and access to the Swissotels legendary five-star facilities and hospitality, combining the best of comfort and cutting edge technology.
Gazi Mustafa Kemal Bulvarı No.42
T: (0252) 311 3333, www.swissotel.com/hotels/bodrum-beach/
This posh property is situated on its own private peninsula surrounded by the deep blue of the Aegean sea. Offering an “all-inclusive concept with high class service,” you’ll find 222 suites and villas constructed into the cliffs for a tranquil getaway. There are several restaurants and bars, state-of-the-art spa and wellness center, an amphitheater with international shows, a private beach, swimming pools, kid’s club, meeting rooms and so much more.
Ada Caddesi No.10/1. T: (0252 ) 311 11 11, www.xanaduhotels.com.tr
Yasmin Bodrum Resort
Open year-round, this all-inclusive beachfront hotel has 152 rooms, each with a balcony and seaview. Along with restaurants offering an array of Aegean delicacies and bars, there are three outdoor and three indoor swimming pools with water slides and a mini club. There is also the grande 2,500 square meter Venita Spa, plus four state-of-the-art meeting rooms.
Kadıkalesi Mevkii Teksimet Köyü 21, Sokak No.20.
T: (0252) 311 03 30, www.yasminbodrum.com
With 179 rooms (23 are suites that come with 1 french bed and 1 sofabed). Sentido Bellazure offers an all-inclusive service. Its restaurants and bars offer views of the Greek island Kos. The hotel also features a private beach, spa, hamam and massage services.
Barış Manço Caddesi No.4/A Akyarlar
T: (0252) 393 60 90, www.sentidobellazure.com