Barut Lara Hotel

Nestled in the beautiful manicured gardens of this popular resort is the Barut Lara. Its stylish, modern architecture stands out on the beach front, and its many state-of-the-art facilities will inspire you to want to stay even longer. Its many water sports dominate the activity agenda, but there’s also a fitness gym and beach club.

There are fabulous restaurants and bars to choose from, too, where welcoming staff are ready make your holiday memorable. There are nine swimming pools, so you’re sure to find the one for you. Choose the semi-Olympic size, filled with freshwater or a rejuvenating Thalasso bathroom pool. And don’t forget to revitalise with personal therapies and treatments at the Barut Lara Spa.

Overview of Lara Beach, Antalya

Head south west along Turkey’s coast and you’ll find the glamour and glitz of Barut Lara resort. Vegas-style hotels modelled on world-famous landmarks such as the Titanic and the Kremlin, all hosting fantastic entertainment, line a golden sand beach stretching along 8km of beautiful coastline.

At Lara Beach, try out any number of water-sports and browse the chic boutiques or bustling markets afterwards. Time your holidays to Turkey between May and October and see amazing sand structures at the Sandland Festival. And see a bit of the real Turkey, exploring the historic city of Antalya nearby.

Things to do in Lara Beach

The Blue Flag beach just outside the Barut Lara is where you’ll want to be. From your lounger beneath your umbrella, choose where you’ll go for lunch or cocktails. There are many stylish beach bars on the pretty promenade running all along the beach front.

A 25-minute drive gets you to Antalya. Make your way to the old town, well-preserved Kaleiçi, with its cobbled, winding streets and Turkish character. It’s also next to the city’s modern marina. Take the tram to the Antalya museum to discover the many Greek and Roman relics. And for a spot more entertainment, head to the super slides at nearby Troy Aquapark.


Resort Summary

As soon as you arrive at your hotel you’ll be in awe of its location along this wonderful stretch of beach. Many of the hotels are themed, hence Lara Beach’s given name: ‘The Las Vegas of Turkey’. One hotel looks like the Kremlin in Moscow, and another has even been constructed to resemble the Titanic.

All of the resorts have a private stretch of beach, and the space is nicely utilised to offer activities such as volleyball. You can enjoy snorkelling and even diving, both are exciting activities to take to part in as the Aegean Sea is beautifully clear, meaning you can spot an array of colourful fish such as loaches, and crabs. Depending where you venture to you might could even witness some unusual underwater rock formations, too.

Antalya Airport is just 10km away from this attractive beach resort, so it couldn’t be easier to get to. For a bit of traditional Turkey, you’re located near the sprawling City of Antalya. Its historic centre, Old Kaleici, has enchanting cobbled, winding streets featuring quaint shops, restaurants and cafes with outdoor terraces to enjoy fantastic views from.