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Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful long stretch of unspoilt sand used by turtles in the summer to nest on. One woman's efforts ensured that the beach was not turned into another eyesore of hotel developments. Near the beach car park there is a turtle rehabilitation centre where you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alex H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here for 3 days out of our 10 day holiday to Dalyan last week. Absolutely gorgeous beach, very clean, plenty of sunbeds. Cafes at both ends selling beer, ice cream and snacks very cheap. £2 for an Efes, much needed in the wonderful temperatures....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank cottontail_10
Reviewed 9 November 2018

We went by river boat to turtel beach had a great experience and the service was fantastic. just great

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank marygillett4
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Gently shelving clear water with a soft sandy beach. Perfect. Getting to it is easy by either water taxi or dolmus from Dalyan

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Edward H
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Amazing long beach, water quite shallow for the first 20-25m. We encountered some nice big waves which we enjoyed crashing against us. Beach very clean along with a section marked out for the turtles (Caretta Caretta), cages are placed above the nests, it lovely to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Darren T
Reviewed 5 November 2018

We enjoyed the 45min public boat ride (10TL one way) amongst the reed beds to the beach, an hour’s walk in the surf along the almost deserted beach to the turtle sanctuary and, after a very reasonably priced ice cream and cup of tea we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kevgy
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Quiet beach (end of October), clean facilities, very clean beach and relatively warm swimming in the sea

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MrsBeacon
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Amazing long beach with good facilities And knee high water about 20m in could be more Clean We were luck to see a turtle where the boats park

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Anfield123
Reviewed 1 November 2018

It is a fantastic beach even with att the tourists it gets is very clean and well kept water is shallow for a long way in perfect for children

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank margaret h
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

I came to Iztuzu Beach 4 times during my stay, visiting different areas each time. Each section was very similar, there were sunbeds & woven rattan sunshades (10 TL for 1, 15 TL for 2), M & F changing cubicles, toilets & open-air showers &...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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9 October 2018|
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Response from StarsFanDundee | Reviewed this property |
Agree, a dolmus is way cheaper and can be a fun experience!
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