The elegant Grand Yazici Mares Hotel, Marmaris - formerly the Mares Hotel - is in a great seafront location just a couple of miles from the centres of Icmeler (2 miles) and Marmaris (3 miles), overlooking a superb sandy beach complete with water sports centre.
With its private beach and spectacular views of the bay, the Grand Yazici Mares Hotel is a popular choice for a holiday in Turkey. Surrounded by extensive grounds, which are dotted with sunny terraces and shady walkways, the Grand Yazici Mares Hotel is designed in the style of a traditional Turkish village and has a wide choice of leisure facilities to make your holiday in Turkey as pleasurable as possible.
All of the 440 rooms are air conditioned and have a balcony or terrace. The 24 hour reception will greet you upon arrival no matter what time that is, and its staff can help with currency exchange, information of where to go and what to see and also arrange any laundry cleaning you require. Within the Grand Yazici Mares Hotel grounds there is a mini market, a hairdresser, souvenir, jewellery and photo shops, and even a florist. Two swimming pools provide somewhere refreshing to cool off from the heat of the Turkish sunshine and the sun terraces are furnished with loungers for comfortable sunbathing.
Children visiting the Grand Yazici Mares Hotel have two swimming pools of their own to enjoy as well as a playground, a kids disco and a mini club for 4 to 12 year olds and a junior club for 13 to 17 year olds. Most restaurants have a special menu for younger guests. Older guests who also prefer to keep busy rather than spend their holiday in Icmeler lazing on a lounger will appreciate the onsite tennis and basketball facilities as well as the gym, sauna, Turkish bath and Jacuzzi.
Water sports are available from May to September and you can try our hand at diving, water skiing, parasailing, windsurfing, canoeing and pedalos or perhaps you need total rest and relaxation, in which case the Grand Yazici Mares Hotel could be just what you are looking for. With a selection of massages and a number of treatment rooms, any visit to the spa will leave you feeling refreshed, revitalized and raring to go. Buffet and a la carte dining are offered onsite and with the pizzeria, barbeque and bars, it is easy to see why the Grand Yazici Mares Hotel, Marmaris is such a popular choice for an all-inclusive holiday in Turkey.
The right choice?
This hotel will appeal to couples and families looking comfortable accommodation in a beachfront location from which to enjoy a relaxed and entertaining holiday in Turkey. You can choose to do as much or as little whilst at the Grand Yazici Mares Hotel, and whatever you is guaranteed to please.
The hotel has an outdoor swimming pool and a separate children’s pool.
Eating and drinking
The hotel has three restaurants and six bars.
The All Inclusive programme includes breakfast from 7am to 10am, late breakfast between 10am and 10.30am, lunch from 12.30pm to 2.30pm and dinner between 7.30pm and 10pm. Locally produced spirits, wines, beer and soft drinks are available between 9am and 1am, afternoon tea/coffee and cakes are available between 5pm and 6pm. The A la carte restaurant requires prior reservation.
Please note that the Sultan Bar is not included as part of the All Inclusive price.
All have - bathroom/shower - WC - balcony/terrace - telephone - minibar - safe - air conditioning - internet - satellite TV - hairdryer - (certain amenities may be payable locally). Beach towels are available to hire at an additional cost.
The following accommodation options are available at the Grand Yazici Mares Hotel:
-Standard double/twin, garden and sea view: Choosing a double room at the Grand Yazici Mares Hotel means you can enjoy views of both the Mediterranean Sea and the well maintained gardens. The room has one big bed and a sofa bed.
-Standard twin/single, sea view: The standard rooms at the Grand Yazici Mares Hotel are available as single occupancy (one king size bed) or twin – with two single beds. All variations of this room type offer views of the gardens.
-Family room, garden view: These two bedroom villas are ideal for families, complete with living room area and balcony/terrace.
-Deluxe room, sea view: These rooms are available with either a king sized bed or two single beds and all have a balcony, affording great views of Marmaris and out to sea.
-Villa: Grand Yazici Mares Hotel’s one bedroom villas are ideal for small families, with living room area and offering views of either the gardens or sea.
Couples and Families
Official rating: 5