Set in the perfect location, right in the middle of the resort of Marmaris and only a few minutes from the beach, the all inclusive Blue Bay Platinum Hotel has undergone a total rebuild (winter 2011/12) and truly offers something for everyone. It has been finished to the highest standards and is light and airy, with a slight tropical feel to it.
How far is the nearest beach?
This beach hotel is situated only a few paces from the long sandy beach (250m).
Distance from Airport
Dalaman airport is 90 km away.
The hotel has a total of 283 rooms set over 3 blocks, all with lifts.
The rooms are made up of
• 221 standard rooms with twin or double beds sleeping up to 3 people (3rd bed may be a camp or bed settee)
• 28 one bed room family rooms with twin or double beds sleeping up to 4 with a separate bedroom (3 and 4th bed may be bed settees).
• 32 two bed roomed family rooms with twin or double beds sleeping up to 6. (5th and 6th bed may be bed settees).
• 2 adapted rooms for handicapped.
Tastefully and modern furnished the rooms have bathroom with shower, safety deposit boxes, wardrobes, individually controlled air conditioning, flat screen TV with optional payable channels, Wi-Fi available, room service, direct dial telephones.
Food & Drink
Guests can select their breakfast, lunch and dinner from a buffet. Lunch and dinner may alternatively be taken à la carte. It is possible to book a Bed & Breakfast, half-board, full-board or all-inclusive stay.
The main buffet restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Our specially trained chefs create wonderful dishes to suit all tastes in both International & Turkish cuisines. The restaurant is very modern in its décor, with large settees and ultra modern chandeliers hanging from the ceiling.
The Il Primo ala carte restaurant specializes in Italian & International cuisine, fine wines, imported drinks and cocktails. It also has several large screen TVs and occasional night time entertainment.
The pool side snack bar serves tasty snacks during the day and the Blue Café offers guests time to relax with a tea or coffee and a mouth watering cake or desert.
There are 4 bars in the hotel. The pool side bar situated next to the main pool. The Lobby bar with its uber modern design and wonderful views overlooking the pool. The main restaurant bar for when you’re dining. Il Primo restaurant bar, with large screen TV’s, offering a vast range of imported wines, drinks and cocktails.
Sports & Entertainment
The hotel grounds feature two large swimming pools with separate children's paddling areas, a poolside snack bar and both parasols and sun loungers laid out on the lawn, ready for use. Guests are also invited to take advantage of the Health Club with its indoor pool, sauna, massage service, aerobics and gym, and may also play table tennis or billiards. In addition, there is a daily entertainment programme on offer, announced on the blackboard in the lobby area.
Furthermore, medical care, an alarm call service, a telephone and fax service, and room and laundry service are available. Additional facilities include a hairdresser, a nightclub, a TV lounge, Internet access with a WLAN access point, a kids' club, a souvenir shop, a ladies' and a gentleman's shop, a jeweller, a photographer and both indoor and outdoor restaurants with Turkish and international cuisine.
Marmaris is pretty much permanently warm. Even winter days rarely go below 10° Celsius, and the height of summer sees the thermometer shoot above 30° Celsius. The water temperature is conducive to swimming in the light blue sea, and from May to October you're guaranteed no rain - so pack your Factor 30! One thing's for sure: if it's sun, sea and sand you want, Marmaris holidays are just the ticket.
As UK, Courses or boosters usually advised: hepatitis A; typhoid; diphtheria; tetanus. Vaccines sometimes advised: tuberculosis; hepatitis B; rabies.
Turkey operates on 220 volts, 50 Hz, with round-prong European-style plugs that fit into recessed wall sockets /points.
UK visitors do need a visa to enter Turkey prior to arrival. You can apply for an e-Visa online up to 3 months in advance of your travel date.