Yacht Classic Hotel
Travel Blogs from Fethiye
We set out from Kas (on the wrong road!) after a relaxed morning, waiting for a huge Greek tour group to move through the hotel breakfast room. Once on the correct road, we had an incredible drive down the coast road, passing some incredible gorges with ocean views, before stopping at Kalkan for a cup of coffee and soda. After that we moved …
November 9, 2007 Fethiye, Turkey We are staying at the Yacht Plaza Hotel here in the Mediterranean resort town of Fethiye. It's a beautiful place with a picturesque harbor. The hotel is listed as a three star and we are given one of the best rooms on a corner of the building so we have two balconies overlooking the harbor. At the docks below the …
... ourselves in a tourist spot for the Turkish people. Very little English spoken here. The town is quaint and unspoiled. Set in a stunning bay overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. The other side of this narrow peninsula is the Aegean Sea.
So here, in this sleepy fishing village, we will walk, swim, read and rest. The whole area is brimming with history.....but the only thing to cross off our list is leisure. Can't imagine a better place to do it.
I had a nice few days in Akyaka with Zeki and his family. It's less busy now as most children have gone back to school but it's still scorching hot so I was able to sunbathe and swim.
On wednesday I went on a boat trip with Zeki and his sister, it was the same boat that I went on with nanny and loulou in 2010, but Zeki's distant relatives run it now so we got a big discount :) The boat stopped off at various bays and little islands so we could jump into the sea and ...
... there during the season for butterflies, as we didn’t see a single one.
Another stop on our 6-island cruise was ‘Aquarium Bay’, so named due to the large numbers of turtles and dolphins often spotted. Another miss for us, as we didn’t see either. Fortunately the final two stops salvaged the day. St. Nickolas Island was an island full of ruins and our last stop ‘Cold Water Bay’ was just that ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service