With its rolling green pastures, snow-topped mountains and wide sandy shorelines, Europe is a place which is loaded with natural beauty and is home to a dynamic blend of individuals, societies and cultures. Typically it’s a continent of captivating inconsistencies, where you can discover both historical sites as well as museums, galleries and rustic islands where time stops, sparkling beach-front resorts and exotic inlets, sunny winter retreats and heavenly snowfields, modest villages and sophisticated cities. There’s bounty to delight your taste buds as well, from the finest wines to some of the world’s most delightful cooking styles and the freshest local produce aged by the Mediterranean sun.
So, plan a tour to Europe instead of anywhere else and enjoy its luxurious beach holidays. There are several places which you can choose for your vacation but amongst them, the best place to have a beach holiday is none other than Turkey
It’s stretched over the turquoise coast running south and west of the gateway of Antalya. You will enjoy the beauty along with the serenity of nature. Some of the best and luxurious beach holiday resorts are listed below:
Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum
Mandarin Oriental is the most sophisticated and exclusive retreat at Bodrum, which is wrapped around its own private inlet on the northern shores of a rugged peninsula extending out from Turkey’s wonderful Aegean coast. You will be enjoying the occasional passing of yachts and cruisers at a discounted rate, which belongs to Turkey’s elite, who have made Bodrum and its environs their own special French Riviera. As soon as you will enter the resort, you will forget everything else about the world and will experience euphoria.
Olympos Lodge, Antalya
Cirali Beach is one of the biggest turtle nesting sites in the world, hence it’s still untouched by the development and is a gem on Turkey’s marvellously delightful Turquoise Coast. It is backed by pine-clad pinnacles, book-ended by limestone edges diving into dark blue waters and fronted by the smooth circular segment of a three-mile-long shoreline; Çıralı has everything a visitor would want. You can enjoy the scenic beauty of the citrus orchards and other vegetations while staying at the Olympos Lodge. It is situated at the southern end of the beach, flanked by a crystal clear river. The beauty of the place is amazing and it gives you the best vacation to enjoy your holidays at the beach.
D-Hotel Maris, Marmaris
Remote and tranquil, D-Hotel Maris is an exclusively sophisticated seaside retreat situated in the middle of a vast nature reserve. Though the place is a bit remote, it has a bunch of excellent eateries, welcoming shorelines, extensive sports and leisure facilities along with a great spa, which makes it one of Turkey’s most welcoming resorts.
Beachfront rooms face a channel wrapped by rough hills of volcanic rock and hillsides rich with almond and olive trees.
Delphin Diva Premiere
Delphin Diva Premiere is located just nine miles from the city of Antalya and offers a plenty of activities to keep people engaged in this luxury beachfront resort. It has its own beach exclusively for the guests staying at the resort. You can enjoy walking on the beach, swimming in its pool which has its own water slide. There are other sports activities too for the guests, like a tennis court, bowling alley, etc. You can enjoy the international cuisines served here while viewing the natural beauty of the beach.
Barut Lara is located in one of the most beautiful locations: surrounded by tender green gardens and ocean views. You can enjoy beach walks, swim in the indoor and outdoor pools, get revived at the spa or go for a Turkish bath.
There are several activities for the guests and a playroom area for the kids. The facilities and amenities here are the best, in comparison to any other resort in Turkey.
Royal Dragon Hotel
Royal Dragon Hotel is a Chinese-themed resort which no one would expect to see in Turkey. Guests will be amazed to see a dragon gracing them at the entrance roof. The resort is full of luxuries, combined with traditional Chinese architecture with modern amenities such as a bowling alley, water slides, a fitness room, a pool, etc.