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.
Overview of Barut Lara
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.
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.