Opening of the AmanRuyain 2012 was the first signal of international luxury hotel chains investing in Turkey’s trendy town of Bodrum located on the south west shore. AmanRuya introduced 36 spacious and elegant Pool Terrace Cottages, each with a private garden and pool, in which a cool air of sophisticated calm prevails.
In summer 2014 AmanRuya was followed by Mandarin Oriental. Mandarin Oriental located in Paradise Bay, changed the luxury hotel scene in Bodrum offering 84 spacious and stylish rooms and suites, two presidential villas and 23 serviced apartments. Eight food and beverage outlets and 2700 square meters spa, 2 private beaches all combined with legendary service makes Mandarin Oriental Bodrum a destination of itself for luxury seekers.
This year the rush of the luxury hotels continued to Bodrum. JW Marriott opened its first luxury resort in Yalıkavak, offering 107 guest rooms, suites and villas comfortably decorated in elegant modern style with picturesque views of the Aegean. JW Marriott Bodrum have 5 restaurant and bars and 2000 squaremeters spa, multiple indoor and outdoor pools including infinity pool and a beautiful beach.
The most recent addition to luxury international hotels is the Starwood’s Luxury Collection Caresse hotel which opened its doors in July this year at Bitez, close to Bodrum town center, offering 84 all sea view spacious rooms, suites residences and villas with balcony or terrace, 4 food and beverage outlets and 1600 squaremeters spa managed by ESPA, beautiful white sand beach and infinity pool.