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Dalyan Mah. 302. Sok. No:1 Kat:2, Dalyan, Turkey
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Came here to sunbathe and enjoy the sea, big group of us got the boat over and would return, it’s clean and safe for all ages. You have to pay for the deck chairs but it’s worth it for some shade and isn’t expensive in...More

Thank Chess1989
Reviewed yesterday

We just love the boat trip through the reeds to reach the beach. So reasonably priced and very enjoyable.

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went by Dolmus,visited the turtle sanctuary (a must ,staffed by volunteers and all dedicated to what they do).Walked length of beach and took a water taxi back ,great way to see things .

Thank jamesmunro
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We always go to Iztuzu beach once or twice during our holiday. Didn't visit the turtle sanctuary this time as it was so busy. Pleasant place, cheap sun beds, small bar to get snacks and drinks. We always take a little picnic with plenty of...More

Thank JoGee28
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited this beach several times during our two week stay in Dalyan. An important breading ground for the loggerhead turtle this beach is highly protected and as such is closed during hours of darkness. The beach is 4.5km from end to end with not...More

Thank Hostajeff
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely beach. Very soft sand. Sea shallow which is ideal for children. Good facilities with cafe, changing rooms and toilets. Visited turtle hospital whilst there too. Definately worth a visit.

Thank Teri_Robert
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to the bus side of the beach, not the boat side which is where all the tourists come in from the resorts. It was quiet and vast expanse of sandy beach with a few sun beds and a beach hut that sells basic...More

Thank calpe62
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Perfect beach clean , very long loads if space for everyone. Protected turtle egg laying area. Cafe’s for refreshments . Changing booths and toilets. Lovely sandy beach and the sea was warm. We will always visit when in this area if Turkey

Thank lobster64
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited in the afternoon, it was a little windy which was great. The sun loungers we so comfortable with the right amount of shade. The facilities were very good as was the food in the cafe. The sea was very warm with sand underfoot,...More

Thank Bobby M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another place we try to visit each time we come to Turkey. Take note, though, that the beach closes from 20:00-08:00 due to it being a nesting area for sea turtles. On our first visit, we were most of the way down the 4.5km beach...More

Thank XowieG
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Naomi C
14 August 2018|
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Response from Louise B | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know the rescue centre is in operation all year round. Sadly turtles always get injured. It is donation based. I'm not sure about tours.
wael a
30 June 2018|
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Response from Peter F | Reviewed this property |
Dalyan (Kaunos) is signpostedfrom the highway, the first turn being a left at some traffic lights into Ortaca. Carry straight on through Ortaca, across two roundabouts, just keep going straight on and you will come onto a... More
10 June 2018|
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Response from Peter F | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the water taxis are near the statue of Ataturk, near the mosque. There is usually a sign on the walkway and a guy there from the 'co-operative'; directing people to the correct boat.