Turunc is a wonderful holiday destination, we are amazed at the number of people who return year after year. It is a traditional Turkish village full of charm and you can choose to do as little or as much as you would like.
The Sunco Twin Apartments are two identical blocks with four apartments in each. Our apartment is spacious, furnished in a modern style and fully air-conditioned. There are two bedrooms, both with en-suite facilities, and an open plan kitchen, dining and lounge area. The apartment has a small utility room (with washing machine, iron and ironing board), and a separate WC.
The apartment has two balconies, one from the lounge area and one from the bedroom. Outside there is a shared pool with plenty of sun-loungers, tables and chairs.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 en suites and 1 shower room|
|Nearest beach||600 m|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Dalaman/Bodrum 110 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Air conditioning, Safe|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (1), Sofa Beds (1), Single Beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
|Further details outdoors|
Externally, the apartments offer a shared pool with plenty of sun-loungers, tables and chairs. There's no need to reserve your sunbeds here, as there are plenty for everyone.There are areas for true sun-worshippers as well as some nice shady places.There are some wonderful planting around the property; palms tree and banana plants and some lovely climbing bougainvillea.
Turunc village is located on the southern coast of Turkey on the Bozburun Peninsula. It is in a stunningly beautiful bay, surrounded on one side by pine forested mountains and on the other side by the clear blue waters of the Aegean Sea.
The natural pine honey from this area is one of the many products of this beautiful landscape. The weather is warm and sunny from the beginning of May until the end of October. In high summer the temperatures are hot and perfect for sun worshippers.
The wealth of archaeology in Turkey is abundant with its many Greek, Roman, Lycian, Carian and Ottoman sites. The best known of these is Ephesus (called Efes in Turkey) and boats trips are available to Efes which is usually combined with a visit to the final home of The Virgin Mary.
The beach in Turunc is a mixture of sand and shingle and has a gentle rake, making it ideal for children. The sea is amazingly clear and Turunc is the proud holder of the Blue Flag Award for maintaining and promoting beach and sea cleanliness.
There are many watersports available along the beach from water-skiing to the banana boat.There is a small harbour in Turunc and it is from here that you can take a variety of fantastic boat trips to explore the beautiful coastline. For instance, there is a wonderful 5 bay trip or a trip to the mud baths and turtle beach.
There are also a variety of other worthwhile trips to experience from a typical Turkish bath to a fun filled Jeep Safari, or even a catamaran trip to Rhodes, which is 45 minutes away. Eating out in Turunc is a pleasure as there are so many restaurants to choose from. Many offer traditional Turkish food such as mezes and kebabs with baklava and Turkish coffee to finish. Prices vary from the cheap and cheerful to the more up market and formal. Locally caught fish is always available on the menu.
The night-life is based around the bars, some of which have dancing until the small hours. The main street of Turunc is closed to traffic in the early evening making it safe and enjoyable for an evening stroll around the many shops.
Marmaris and Icmeler are just a 30 minute bus or boat ride away. These bigger towns have more choice for shopping and bargain hunting amongst the markets. Turunc does have a market every Monday, which is fantastic for picking up some local produce and goods.