Club Hotel Vela
Travel Blogs from Gumbet
... walked up to the really newly discovered theater; they have just started excavating that. Pretty amazing.
Then we continued to Bodrum……and that’s another story! We arrived and were told that we had been upgraded to a junior suite. We were thrilled, of course. Here are two quick pictures:
Today we rejoined the Cenneti Kaptan for another day on the water. The four stops were the same as before Camel Beach, Bagla Bay, Aspat Bay and Aquarium Bay. It was a hottie today with temperatures on the low to mid thirties. Still without the humidity is a much kinder heat than Queensland summertime. None the less, I have come back with a very red back - probably a result of the time spent snorkelling. This time around I persuaded mum to take the plunge so she swam at almost all ...
... a cafe on the front then a leisurely walk back to the port with a long sit near the dock watching trucks being filled some kind of gravelly mix. Plumes of dust every time the grab dumped its load in the truck. It was a fine oiled process. We then were back to queuing for passport control and the wait for the catamaran. There was little by way of shelter or seating making it quite uncomfortable. Our bus ride back to the hotel was interesting with the driver keeping us ...
Today we managed to get to Bodrum Castle - very impressive building with a long and varied history. There were lots of steps and spectacular views of the Aegean as well as Bodrum marina. You can readily see that is would be a great defensive building with visibility to see who is coming. Lunch in our newest find for great pide - this time with complementary apple tea. Then it was back to the pool for some more reading and ...
... By the time I returned mum was recovered so we did some more shopping - and picked up some exquisite silk cushion covers. The shop owner saw us coming - and we were treated to apple tea - and complementary "kuneffe" after our pide. Kuneffe is a sweet cheese filled dessert with honey and coconut - not over sweet and very nice! Following all of this we were well ready for the pool and some ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center