13 Best Family Resorts In Istanbul, Turkey - Updated 2024

Sharon A.
Sharon A.  
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Family vacations can’t get any better in Istanbul. The beautiful natural sceneries, historical attractions, beaches, and vibrant culture that feature both European and Asian vibes ensure that all visitors have more than enough to see and do. Foodies, for instance, can join a food tour that will take them on an amazing gastronomic journey. You can also choose to explore further by going on a day trip from Istanbul and experience nearby attractions. This is why it is a highly recommended destination for family vacations. However, the wrong choice of accommodation can ruin an otherwise great Istanbul vacation. You must never compromise on the comfort of your family, which is why it is vital to consider only the best resorts that will meet all their needs. Check below to discover some of the best family resorts in Istanbul, Turkey.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to family-friendly amenities and activities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 19, 2024.

1. Sidoma Butik Hotel (from USD 51)

Free bikes, onsite restaurants, a buffet breakfast, a beautiful garden, and a seasonal outdoor pool are some of the facilities which make Sidoma Butik Hotel ideal for family stays. All the rooms feature a seating area, flat-screen TV, a closet, free toiletries, an electric pot, and a shower. Another notable amenity within the resort is a playground popular for cycling and biking, sure to provide some fun opportunities for families.

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SİDOMA BUTİK HOTEL

Address: AYDINLAR MAHALLESİ BİNKILIÇ CADDESİ NO : 97 ÇATALCA NO :97
487.36 km (302.9 mi) from Bodrum Castle

WiFi Available BBQ facilities Daily housekeeping Books, DVDs, music for children Meeting/banquet facilities Pets allowed Free parking 24-hour security

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2. Mivara Luxury Resort & Spa/Bodrum (from USD 242)

Mivara Luxury Resort & Spa is one of the top resorts near Istanbul that boasts air-conditioned rooms with a balcony. Each of the rooms features satellite TV, a private bathroom with a bath or a shower, free toiletries, bathrobes, and a hairdryer. As far as family comfort and conveniences go, the resort has a games room for both kids and adults, and it also offers babysitting services for families with very young children. Notable nearby attractions include Turkbuku and Yalikavak Marina, which are both 3.5 miles (5.6 km) and 6 miles (9.5 km) away respectively, while the nearest airport is Milas-Bodrum Airport, 31 miles (50 km) away.

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Mivara Luxury Bodrum

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Gundogan Mah. Farilya Kucukbuk Cad. No: 9 Bodrum Mugla
13.52 km (8.4 mi) from Bodrum Castle

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Fitness centre

3. Titanic Deluxe Bodrum

Make the most of your vacation by staying in this top-notch resort in Istanbul, Turkey. Titanic Deluxe Bodrum has a spa center, a private beach area, an outdoor pool, and lots of free private parking spaces which makes it highly suitable for family vacations. All the rooms come fitted with a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom, free Wi-Fi, an electric kettle, and free toiletries and bathrobes. For guests’ entertainment, this property has a tennis court as well as a lot of watersport facilities. Kids can enjoy the playground or the games room. For those interested in exploring the neighboring regions, Didim and Kos Town are both 23 miles (37 km) from the property, while the nearest airport is Milas-Bodrum Airport, less than 10 miles (16 km) away.

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Titanic Luxury Collection Bodrum

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Meşelik Mah. Çomça Mevkii Sok. No:8, 48200 Bodrum/Muğla
16.78 km (10.5 mi) from Bodrum Castle

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

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Rose TheGuide

Rose The Guide

Professional Tour / Travel Guide and Photographer Certified by Turkish Republic Ministry of Culture and Tourism. I am a knowledgeable and motivated individual with years of experience in organizing group tours in several areas; have the ability to motivate different sets of audience; have the ability to communicate effectively and possess high degree of energy and enthusiasm.

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Dilek Orubegarcia

Dilek Orubegarcia

My name is Dilek, a national-licensed tour guide. I am 40 years old and have been guiding for 12 years. My husband is from Mexico as a Mexican Turkish family and with our two young kids we live in Istanbul. When I don't work I spend most of my time outdoor with my family, enjoying Istanbul as much as we can. We go out, try to discover new restaurants, new museums, art galleries, children's acti... Read more

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Hi there, this is Safiye from istanbul. I am a professional licensed tour guide and travel expert over 12 years. I have guided thousands of travellers from all around the world. I love meeting with new people, making new friends and building bridges. I orgnize cultural, historical, shopping and food tours to small groups, I mostly guide to private tours. I am also a foodie, I love discovering n... Read more

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Guide Hamide

Hello, everyone! I'm Hamide, a professional tour guide in Istanbul. I studied archeology, mithology, history of art, anatolia, and religions. After my bachelors' degree graduation, I started to work in Cappadocia for 4 years. I came and settled in Istanbul when I realised that Istanbul has a very deep history, a unique multiple culture and stunning geography! I still keep experiencing new taste... Read more

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4. D Maris Bay (from USD 774)

As one of the best resorts near Istanbul, D Maris Bay is relatively new, and it is located on a bay surrounded by mountains and beautiful pine forests. The rooms in this property are contemporary and luxurious, each featuring air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, and a TV. Additionally, all the rooms have a private balcony with magnificent views of the Aegean Sea.

For the family’s convenience, the facility has five on-site restaurants, direct access to the sea, an infinity pool, and well-manicured gardens. A kids’ club and family rooms are available. There is also a Turkish bath and a sauna, as well as a well-equipped fitness center.

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D Maris Bay

Wifi Available

Address: Datca Yolu Hisaronu Mevkii 35. Km Marmaris Mugla
62.64 km (39.0 mi) from Bodrum Castle

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

5. Labranda Loryma Resort (from USD 102)

This resort is surrounded by lush forests and hills, overlooking the bay of Turunc. Its suitability for family vacations comes from the fact that it offers self-catering apartments, thus allowing families to have a home away from home feeling during their visits. The apartments are air-conditioned, and each is fitted with modern furniture, satellite TV, a minibar, and separate living areas. Some of the fun activities that may be of interest to families during their stay include hiking, rock climbing, tennis, and bike or walking tours.

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Loryma Resort Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Kaygıseki Cad., 92.Sk.1-15
77.64 km (48.3 mi) from Bodrum Castle

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

6. Mandarin Oriental Bodrum (from USD 1009)

At Mandarin Oriental, families can expect a wide range of amenities that will provide great comfort and convenience during their stay. The accommodation features air-conditioned rooms with balconies and spacious seating areas and dining areas. All the rooms also have a private bathroom equipped with a shower or a tub and a hairdryer. There is a kids’ club for the younger guests, while the adults can enjoy the spa and a wellness center for their relaxation. Every evening, guests can look forward to thrilling on-site entertainment organized by professionals.

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Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum

Wifi Available

Address: Cennet Koyu Comca Mevkii Göltürkbükü
10.52 km (6.6 mi) from Bodrum Castle

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

7. Cappadocia Cave Resort & Spa (from USD 187)

Cappadocia Cave Resort & Spa offers accommodation in rooms with a traditional interior that feature stone-based architecture and lots of ornate furniture sitting on wooden floors. Each suite has a deluxe bed, a flat-screen TV, and a private bathroom with complimentary Bvlgari toiletries. This accommodation has a kids’ club, a playground, and a games room. It is also equipped with outdoor pools and is in close proximity to interesting attractions nearby, including sightseeing tours and hot air balloon rides, which will provide sufficient entertainment for families.

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Cappadocia Cave Resort & Spa (CCR)

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Tekeli Mah.Göreme Cad. Divanli Sok. Uchisar
671.77 km (417.5 mi) from Bodrum Castle

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Fitness centre

8. Swissotel Resort Bodrum Beach (from USD 268)

As one of the best family resorts in Turkey, access to a private beach, spacious family rooms, indoor and outdoor pools, an on-site restaurant, and free Wi-Fi makes Swissotel Resort Bodrum Beach highly ideal for families. All the rooms are air-conditioned, and each comes with a seating area, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV, a telephone, and a private bathroom fitted with a hairdryer and a shower.

A kids’ pool is available, so your little ones can safely splash around. The nearest town to the resort is Turgutreis Center, 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away, while the nearest airport is Milas-Bodrum Airport, which is 35 miles (56 km) away.

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Swissôtel Resort Bodrum Beach

Wifi Available

Address: Turgutreis Mahallesi, Gazi Mustafa Kemal Bulvarı No:42
16.31 km (10.2 mi) from Bodrum Castle

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

9. Nikki Beach Resort & Spa Bodrum (from USD 341)

Nikki Beach Resort & Spa Bodrum is right in front of the sea and features amazing, luxurious accommodation for families. They include spacious family-friendly rooms, an outdoor pool, a wellness center, free Wi-Fi, jetties, and a beach club. All the rooms are air-conditioned, and each is fitted with a work desk, cable TV, safety deposit box, and a private bath that includes robes, slippers, toiletries, and a hairdryer. Family rooms are available here, so you can spend some downtime with loved ones. Central Bodrum is less than five miles (eight kilometers) away. The nearest airport is Milas-Bodrum Airport, which is 18 miles (29 km) away from the property.

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Susona Bodrum, LXR Hotels & Resorts

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Torba district Kaynar street No15
7.51 km (4.7 mi) from Bodrum Castle

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court

10. The Bodrum by Paramount Hotels & Resorts (from USD 267)

Families booking The Bodrum by Paramount Hotels & Resorts will have luxurious accommodation with amenities such as a kids’ club, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, a spa center, a gym, a Turkish bath and a sauna, among others. The rooms in this resort are elegantly decorated, with each having a private balcony with beautiful views of the sea. Each room also comes equipped with satellite TV, a safety deposit box, a DVD player, and a minibar. A kids’ club, family rooms, and a playground are available. With several on-site restaurants serving a variety of cuisines, visiting families will have more than enough options when it comes to food and drinks.

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Duja Premium Bodrum

Address: Torba Mah. Zeytinli Kahve Mevkii BODRUM
9.17 km (5.7 mi) from Bodrum Castle

All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized Private check-in/check-out Sun terrace Restaurant VIP room facilities Cashless payment available Mini-market on site Delivered food is securely covered

11. Hotel Vita Bella Resort & Spa (from USD 158)

Right in the heart of Gundogan, families vacationing in the Mediterranean can stay a few nights at the four-star Hotel Vita Bella Resort & Spa. For a relaxing trip to Istanbul, book accommodations that will give you convenience, comfort, and luxury all in one. This lux hotel and resort boasts tastefully designed bedroom interiors that are radiant with touches of wooden modern midcentury furniture.

Families will have a balcony that promises a stunning view of the sea, a private bathroom with toiletries provided, and of course a comfy bed with high-quality linens for a good night’s rest. The property also has two swimming pools, a bar lounge, and a spa that offers a regular spa, a Turkish bath, and a fitness center. Note that the hotel is close to the Bodrum Marina and the Bodrum city center for those eager to do more exploring in Istanbul.

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Hotel Vita Bella Resort & Spa

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Asagi Mah. Sahil Yolu No:3 Bodrum
13.03 km (8.1 mi) from Bodrum Castle

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Fitness centre

12. Costa Farilya Special Class Hotel Bodrum

Experience luxury at its finest right in the heart of Bodrum city, stay at Costa Frilya where families and huge friend groups can book superb lux suites with beach-front accommodations. Get access to the hotel pool, taste local fresh and Aegean specialties from their in-house restaurant, Bodrum Peninsula, and get a few cocktails at the lounge bar to cap off your night.

Guests will enjoy sleeping in a beautifully designed contemporary-styled hotel room with optimum comfort and convenience in mind. Bathroom essentials are provided, as well as hot water and air conditioning. There’s also wifi access and TV for those who wish to stay entertained and connected while vacationing in Bodrum.

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Costa Farilya Special Class Hotel Bodrum

Address: Yali Mevkii No:62 Gundogan Bodrum Muğla
13.67 km (8.5 mi) from Bodrum Castle

13. Marisol Boutique Hotel (from USD 119)

Spacious, charming, and filled with fun activities and facilities, these are some of the reviews previous guests have said about Marisol Boutique Hotel in Gundogan. This four-star boutique hotel offers guests a seafront location close to the city center for those who wish to explore the locale more. The hotel’s interiors and exteriors boast a modern yet tasteful design with character, as bedrooms and outdoor patio area give off a relaxing and homey vibe for travelers who just wish to have a home away from home, but with a twist!

Guests will have wifi access, TV with satellite channels, a private bathroom with toiletries provided, and a comfy bed with top quality linens for a good night’s rest. There’s complimentary breakfast made from local and homemade ingredients, and also an option to dine at the in-house restaurant that serves authentic Mediterranean cuisine.

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Marisol Boutique Hotel

Address: Aşağı Mah. Sahil Şeridi No: 64 Gündoğan Bodrum
13.75 km (8.6 mi) from Bodrum Castle

Get the very best accommodation for your family

You work hard to provide the best for your family. This is not just about clothes, food, and education, but also good vacation experiences. Choose one of the best family resorts in and near Istanbul as shown above for a memorable family vacation in Turkey.

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Sharon, also known as Shaz, resides in the vibrant City in the Sun. Her passion is to travel, immerse herself in diverse cultures, savor their cuisines, dance with the locals, and share her...Read more

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