Where To Stay In Antalya, Turkey: 3 Best Neighborhoods - Updated 2023

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Andrea Mae
Andrea Mae 

The vibrant metropolitan municipality of Antalya is Antalya Province’s capital and one of the most populous city in Turkey. Since it is on the Mediterranean coast, it is home to a plethora of pristine beaches, cascading waterfalls, and historical sites. If you wish to witness the scenic views over the city and the Gulf of Antalya, you can go for a hike at Tunek Tepe. On the other hand, if you prefer to appreciate Seljuk architecture and other elegantly designed monuments, you can visit the famous Yivli Minaret Mosque. Whether you are a beachcomber or a simple traveler looking forward to a serene vacation, Antalya can be an excellent destination for you. So, if you want to know where to stay in Antalya, Turkey, check out some of the best neighborhoods below.

1. Lara (from USD 149)

Antalya Lara Türkiye - panoramio
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Lara is one of the most sought-after districts in Antalya due to its variety of luxury-themed hotels and the famous Lara Beach area. Lara Beach is situated in Antalya’s Old Town, so it is around 20 minutes from Antalya Airport.

With all the amazing waterparks, pools, restaurants, hotels, and golden sand beaches in this area, it is a great summer escapade for families and sea-borne adventurers. From Lara, you can also access Kekova Island via a boat trip and explore its well-known underwater ruins and ancient town that was submerged by an earthquake.

IC Hotels Green Palace - Kids Concept

Wifi Available

Address: Kundu Mahallesi Yasar Sobutay caddesi No: 423 Aksu / Antalya
Accommodates: 5

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Tennis court Sauna

Limak Lara Deluxe Hotel & Resort Antalya

Wifi Available

Address: Kemeragzi Mevkii Antalya
Accommodates: 3

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Tennis court Sauna

Melas Lara Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Lara Turizm Merkezi / Antalya
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Tennis court Sauna

2. Kaleici (from USD 116)

Kaleiçi (7972794074)
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Kaleici is considered the historic center of Antalya. This is an excellent spot to stay in if you wish to experience Turkey’s southern Mediterranean coast. Although Kaleici is surrounded by historic ruins, lush forests, and crystal blue beaches, various sites and attractions are mostly a good one to two-hour drive from this neighborhood.

During your stay, you can access an array of traditional houses, souvenir shops, art galleries, charming bars, and local restaurants. Besides that, you will also be just steps from famous landmarks, such as Hadrian’s Gate, Hidirlik Tower, Kesik Minaret, and Yivli Minaret.

Eski Masal Hotel - Special Class

Wifi Available

Address: Barbaros Mah. Mescit Sok. No:25/1 Kaleici
Accommodates: 4

Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms

Casa Sur Antalya

Wifi Available

Address: Barbaros Mahallesi, Kandiller Sokak 3 Kaleiçi Muratpasa
Accommodates: 16

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Delight Deluxe Aparts

Wifi Available

Address: Barbaros Mahallesi, İmaret Sokak No:38
Accommodates: 3

Parking Restaurant Room service 24-hour front desk Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle

3. Konyaalti Beach (from USD 65)

Falezlerden Antalya Konyaaltı Plajına doğru bir görünüm
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If you are in search of historical museums and elegant boutiques in Antalya, Konyaalti is the place to be. Moreover, it is home to one of the most popular beaches in the city - Konyaalti Beach. In this neighborhood, you can scour a variety of nightclubs, bars, cafes, shops, hotels, and restaurants.

If you wish to explore popular attractions nearby, Antalya Aquarium, Aqualand, Side Underwater Museum, and Dolphinland are just blocks from Konyaalti Beach.

The Corner Park Hotel

Address: Akdeniz Bulvar, Arapsuyu mahallesi No: 2, Konyaalti

Pacco Sea & City Hotel Spa

Wifi Available

Address: Arapsuyu Mh. Akdeniz Bulv. No:90 Konyaalti Plaji Mevkii
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Room service Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna Terrace Non-smoking rooms

KONYAALTI beach,Shopping centers and more 2+1 -10
Konyaaltı, Antalya, Turkey
48 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire serviced apartment 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
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i travelled with my wife and 4 kids the apartment had ample space for all and felt comfortable
apartment is clean very stylish convenient
the apartment was newly refurbished very clean well presented very contemporary and modern
exceptionally clean place 10-15 min walk to the beach and hospitable staff
the staff was cordial and building was clean
there was an unexpected power outage and the staff was excellent in communicating until resolution of the issue
we had a warm welcome by the host @furkan homes
the property is clean and cozy worth of the cost and the staffs are warm
xxfatih is absolutely passionate dedicated to his work attentive to everything from employees to guests
great location and stuff was amazing
very nice and spacious apartment close to the shops and restaurants and about 15 mins walk to the beach
the location is great and it would take only 25tl from the property to the city centre
great apartment and great location furkan homes was especially accommodating with check-in and check-out
amazing place to stay in
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Explore the vibrant city of Antalya

Boasting a diverse range of natural attractions and historic landmarks, the city of Antalya is an excellent tourist spot you should not miss. Discover its neighborhoods, where you can comfortably stay and conveniently access some of the most sought-after destinations in Antalya. Use the list above as your guide.

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