If you’re part of an adventurous group, then Icmeler is your ideal destination as a base to explore the whole area. The surrounding forests and mountains are an explorer’s playground; with beautiful scenery across the bay coast it’s sure to leave you with lasting memories. Don’t forget to check out the extensive list of watersports available to cool off from the afternoon sun.
If you’re a water lover and looking for adrenaline fuelled adventures, then there’s a mix of scuba diving and snorkelling available on the rocky areas of the shoreline for excellent marine life, or surfing, sailing, waterskiing and jetskiing available above the surface.
Nearby bustling Marmaris is a great place to explore on your Icmeler holiday, with its close location you won’t be stuck for things to do. Here you can enjoy local festivals such as the Youth and Spring Festival, Marmaris International Yacht Festival and Marmaris International Regatta to name just a few.
When you are here you should visit nearby Marmaris to walk the winding streets of the old town and watch the world go by in one of the many bars or cafes. There’s also a mix of mosques available to see including Ibrahim Aga Mosque with its attractive ottoman architecture and domed roof.
It’s clear to see why families choose this resort due to its old town Turkish charm and picture perfect setting surrounded on three sides by pine forests. You won’t see many places around with such an idyllic beach that’s suitable for everyone on your trip, and there’s a host of water-sports and activities available if you can drag yourself away from simply relaxing with a book.
Icmeler’s forest gives you the opportunity to spend a great family day out taking a walk with a picnic, or even hiring quad bikes for the more adventurous types in your group. The local shopping opportunities are also great, with a shopping centre and bazaar on Wednesdays, plus nearby Marmaris’s bustling everyday bazaars are close at hand.
Although the nightlife here is not the bustling and busy sort of Marmaris, there’s still a karaoke bar on the waterfront that the kids will love, and a whole host of restaurants and café’s serving a fantastic selection of Mediterranean cuisines, often freshly caught that morning. Plus, some will even serve your dinner in front of live music.
When looking for a family holiday, you’ll find that our selection of children friendly options have something to suit every budget.
Fortuna Beach Hotel
Just 50m from the beach, this hotel is perfect for sun worshippers with a large pool and terrace with sun loungers and parasols. The beach-front location is perfect for those wanting to try water sports in Turkey or just soak up the sunshine.
For a truly relaxing holiday in Turkey, go for the all-inclusive option. The restaurant serves delicious local and international cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner in a buffet style, as well as the pool bar which serves snacks and drinks throughout the day.
This hotel is ideal for a quiet, relaxing holiday in Turkey. It is close enough to the main beach of Icmeler to walk, but far enough out from the lively centre of Marmaris to not be disturbed by the noise. The beach nearby offers plenty of space for a quiet spot to sunbathe and read, or to try out some of the water sports on offer.
The pool is large and has a spacious terrace with sun loungers, separate children's pool and poolside bar.
The hotel offers a comprehensive all-inclusive option and the restaurant has outdoor dining so you can watch the sun set as you enjoy your evening meal.
In the old village of Icmeler, these apartments have amazing views of the surrounding mountains and the traditional town. It is less than a mile to the nearest beach and it offers amazing water sports facilities including jet skiing, parasailing, scuba diving and fishing.
If you fancied a night on the town then the lively resort of Marmaris is only 4 miles away, which won't cost much in a taxi.
All apartments are equipped for self-catering and there is a pool and snack bar that serves snacks and drinks throughout the day. There is a bakery a short walk away and nearby restaurants serving international cuisine.
Just moments walk from the nearest beach the Verde Hotel is within easy reach of the areas facilities and attractions. There is a large outdoor pool and fitness centre on site, as well as several bars and even an on-site shop for all your essentials.
As well as the outdoor pool and terrace, there is a heated indoor pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and massage treatments including a traditional Turkish bath.
You can choose the all-inclusive option for a truly relaxing holiday which includes breakfast, lunch and dinner served in the main restaurant and drinks from the two bars.
This sleepy town is perfect for couples looking for a romantic break and some serious relaxation time, or a perfect base to explore the surrounding area. Nearby Marmaris offers all the bustling nightlife and unrivalled shopping you’ll need, while the pretty beachfront and marina offers couples intimate dinners and romantic walks.
With three sides of the town being flanked by pine forests, it’s a great place for adventurous types to explore. There’s horse riding available through the beautiful countryside, as well as walking and even white water rafting if you’re feeling adventurous. Boat tours also leave regularly, travelling to the stunning Gokova Bay, Cleopatra Islands or the many coves around Marmaris.
While on a couple’s holiday to Icmeler you may wish to experience the local nightlife, you’ll be spoilt for choice with Marmaris and its extensive mix of bars and nightclubs so closeby. If you prefer somewhere a little more low-key, keep it local and visit the bars, karaoke bar and mini-disco is Icmeler itself for a more chilled night out.
There’s a mix of accommodation for couples, so you’ll be spoilt for choice no matter what your budget is. The Verde hotel is just a moment's walk from the nearest beach and has its own spa and gym facilities. Choose the all-inclusive option for a truly relaxing holiday in Icmeler.