Exotic spices, ancient ruins and a fascinating cultural scene are just some of the things that await you on a holiday to Turkey. No matter what type of holiday you’re looking to enjoy, this beautiful country has something to suit your preferences.
Turkey is also one of the easiest destinations to fly to from Dublin. Here you’ll discover some of the best holidays to Turkey from Dublin that we currently have to offer.
The Dalaman area
Discover beautiful historic sites, stunning Blue Flag beaches and enjoy a lively nightlife scene in the popular Dalaman area. Known as the Turquoise Coast, Dalaman is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Turkey and it really isn’t hard to see why.
At TUI, we offer a huge range of Dalaman holidays flying directly from Dublin. Below you’ll discover a brief collection of our not-to-be-missed holidays in the Dalaman region.
Situated on the south-west coast of Turkey, lies the laid-back region of Icmeler. Renowned for its Blue Flag beaches, dramatic mountain views and a huge choice of activities to partake in. The area is popular with tourists and locals alike. We have a number of Icmeler holidays you can enjoy, with the Hotel Aqua and SUNEO Club Mersoy Bellavista being two of our most popular hotels in the area.
The Hotel Aqua resort benefits from a beachfront setting, just a 2-minute walk to Icmeler. It has a tranquil feel, and a great choice of restaurants including Italian, seafood and delicious traditional Turkish cuisine. You can even catch a bus from the nearby bus stop to Marmaris if you want to venture a little further afield.
The SUNEO Club Mersoy Bellavista resort is ideal for families. Just 3-minutes away from Icmeler centre, the hotel has an especially great pool scene and it’s a few minutes’ walk from a beautiful sandy beach. While it caters for families, there are some great adults-only areas available, perfect for those seeking a more relaxing getaway. Weekly themed nights, and a great on-site spa are just a couple of the resort’s main highlights.
Whether you’re in the mood for a relaxing, peaceful getaway, or whether you’re looking to really live it up, Marmaris holidays have something to suit everyone. From its charming old town, to its stunning volcanic sandy beach and lively nightlife scene, you’re sure to find something you enjoy in this popular region. There’s a great choice of hotels and resorts in the area, with a couple of our favourites including the TUI Blue Marmaris and the Blue Bay Platinum.
The luxury, adults-only TUI Blue Marmaris resort benefits from picture-perfect sea views, and a host of on-site entertainment. Set right on the beach, the resort is tucked away from the hustle and bustle of Marmaris, yet it’s within easy reach of its centre. If you’re looking to really get away from it all, this is a great hotel to consider.
The Blue Bay Platinum resort is another luxury offering. Set in its own private part of the beach, this luxurious resort is right in the centre of Marmaris. Recently given a makeover, the resort boasts a beautiful modern décor. Outdoor facilities include a fab pool scene, complete with water slides. You’ll be within easy reach of the shops, bars and restaurants of Marmaris, as it’s old town and harbour are just a few minutes’ drive.
Explore the laid-back, charming area of Fethiye, renowned for its traditional markets, beautiful beach and its plentiful local activities. The long sandy Calis beach with its crystal-clear waters. This is the ideal place for beach lovers to soak up the sun. Whatever you choose to do, you’ll want to make sure you choose the best local accommodation. Our personal picks include The Residence at TUI SENSATORI Barut Fethiye and the TUI SENSATORI Resort Barut Fethiye; both located right next door from one another.
The Residence at TUI SENSATORI Barut Fethiye is brand new for May 2019. The adults-only resort features design-led interiors and comes with outstanding luxury features. The rooms come supplied with awesome amenities, such as a fully stocked bar with cocktail making ingredients and wine. If you upgrade to the Lake House Suites, you’ll also benefit from a butler service and either a swim up room or an outdoor hot tub. It’s one of the most luxurious resorts in our collection so why not treat yourself?
The next door TUI SENSATORI Resort Barut Fethiye is situated within a stunning secluded forest location, the resort benefits from spectacular views and offers first-class dining. It covers approximately 19 acres and benefits from an on-site spa, a stone beach and stunning pools. If you want to really enjoy your stay, why not upgrade to a swim up room?
These are just some of our top holidays to Turkey from Dublin. As well as covering the popular Dalaman area, we also provide great Izmir area holidays too. Why not check out our full range of Turkey holidays from Dublin today?