Turkey is a nation that draws tourists from all over the world and its airport is the third busiest airport in Europe. That comes as a surprise to many who think that Frankfurt or Amsterdam would be next after Heathrow in London and Charles de Gaulle Airport in France. With over 61 million people touching down in Turkey every year, the country has proven itself to be a holiday destination for many people. With a unique representation of a country that represents both Europe and the traditional face, Turkey is rich in cultural and historical heritage, apart from having stunningly beautiful landscapes that could enchant any visitor. Antalya in Turkey is the eight most populous city in the country with over a million inhabitants. If you are planning a trip to Antalya, here are a few hotels that are considered to offer you the best holiday experience.
- Baia Lara
This hotel is located on the beautiful shores of the Mediterranean Sea and it offers breathtaking scenic vistas from its hotel. With the city of Antalya just located 17 kms away and the airport only a distance of 15 kms, you are connected to any place you wish to travel to without having to travel far. Watch spectacular sunrise and sunsets from the beach, get kissed by the Antalya sun and relax in the various pools or watch your kids enjoy themselves in the Aqua Park. Whether you’re a sports enthusiast or you have to catch up work, the different forms of entertainment planned for its guests will keep you busy throughout your holiday while the wifi provided throughout the hotel will make sure that you’re connected to share the experience. The standard room will set you back $180 onwards.
- IC Hotels Residence
This is an all inclusive hotel that will offer you the best of your holiday experience. Indulge yourself with the best of imported and domestic wines and alcohol, Spa massages, Sports, water sports, games and much more. There are a myriad of activities and entertainment planned for the visitors to participate in with their families and friends which includes t shirt painting, face painting, shuffleboard, movie clubs, bowling and more which can keep the little ones entertained and professional dance shows, musical performances, Turkish night acrobatic shows , circus, live music and karaoke at night. It can be a little pricy so be sure t book in advance to get great early bird deals.
- Akra Barut
This hotel offers stunning views of the Mediterranean and for tourists who are looking to see the scenic sights around the region will find that they are close to the Düden Waterfalls which are 6 kms away or even only a 7 km distance from Antalya Museum and Hadrian’s Gate. There is a private beach where you can lounge in, four pools to choose from, tennis courts and more. Although the amenities are more than enough at Akra Barut, you’ll find yourself appreciating the scenic views offered in this hotel more than anything. There is also Karaalioglu Park, Hidirilik tower, Clock Tower and Antalya Harbor within a 4 km radius from the hotel. The prices for the rooms are very reasonable and with such a great location, it proves to be a steal deal every time you stay there.
- Barut Lara
This sea front hotel offers what you would come to expect in any luxurious hotel. Indulge yourself in one of the 12 restaurants, swimming pools with water slides, gym, bars and more. If you want to rejuvenate yourself, head to the spa which has a Turkish bath included. If you wish you can even play tennis, squash or archery. With direct beach access, you’ll find that you wouldn’t want to travel too far from the comforts of this hotel.