Get ready to bask on the beaches in the Mediterranean sunshine in the Turkish resort town of Belek. A leading Turkish tourist destination, Belek is home to upscale seaside resorts and famous health spas fed from local mineral waters. It is a place where relaxation meets luxury to create the ultimate opportunity to indulge every sense and slow down, escaping the hectic pace of everyday life. In Belek, the old meets the new as manicured golf courses overlook ancient ruins and contemporary town-centre restaurants sit next to replicas of ancient Roman arches.
Where to Stay in Belek
For the best that Belek has to offer, stay in one of the four- or five-star resorts on the waterfront. You’ll have easy access to the surf and sand, as well as your pick of luxury rooms and suites, and top-notch infinity pools, mineral spas and world-class concierge service.
Belek is not just for big-budget travellers though. If you have a tighter budget, you can still find the perfect place to stay in Belek. Simply head inland and stay at a modest hotel in one of the towns beautiful winding streets.
Belek’s World-Class Golf Options
If you’re a golf fan, you’ll be pleased to know that Belek was planned especially with you in mind. The resort has hosted international golf tournaments and welcomed some of the world’s most famous golfing names. As a purpose-built destination for golfing enthusiasts, Belek offers some of the best golfing facilities in the country including pristine, high-quality courses that provide a variety of challenges for golfers of all levels, as well as stylish clubhouses with all-inclusive options.
Fun for the Whole Family
The whole family can enjoy a stay in Belek at one of its many seafront resorts. Let the kids spend the day playing in the waves or going for a swim in the hotel pool. Choose a hotel with access to a water park for an adventurous afternoon riding the slides.
Get Back to Nature in Belek
When you are not busy soaking up the sun or being pampered at your luxury resort, Belek has plenty of natural wonders for you to explore. Take a hike through Kursunlu Falls Nature Park and enjoy the beauty of the surrounding pine forest. Bring a picnic along to share next to a babbling stream providing a pleasant soundtrack to your al fresco meal. As you explore, look out for the dozens of bird species that call the park home.
Explore Belek Town Centre
Tree-lined walkways through the town centre provide shade from the afternoon sun as you meander through the quaint shopping markets in Belek. You can find beautiful handbags, clothing and accessories at budget prices from the many stalls run by local vendors. Stop to enjoy the views from the Belek Town Mosque, including the surrounding gardens. Beautiful, intricate mosaics can be seen in this Turkish architectural wonder.
Belek brings together some of the best Turkey has to offer and is a great destination for sun and golf, beaches and ancient exploring.
Turkey is one of the most popular destinations in the world for a beach holiday. Why not check out our cheap beach hotels in Bodrum or book yourself an Antayla beach hotel and find out why for yourself.