If you’re looking for a picturesque, quaint old town to host a peaceful ceremony at, Bodrum is your answer. The all-white port city, clustered around the splendid castle of St. Peter, is the perfect venue for hosting destination weddings in Turkey. With pristine beaches, chic restaurants, cutting-edge spas, and exciting clubs, Bodrum is the ideal, sophisticated destination that has something for everyone.
Destination weddings in Bodrum have become a popular choice as Bodrum is one of the most favoured locations for seeking a seaside wedding in an exotic locale in Turkey. A 13-hour flight away from India with a 2.5 hour time difference with respect to the same, Bodrum is an upcoming destination for millennials looking for something new. An hour’s flight away from the major Ataturk Airport in Istanbul, the pretty town of Bodrum is the perfect venue for destination weddings. Studded with olive groves and domed white Ottoman-era cisterns, the beautiful rocky finger of Bodrum has long been a favourite with Turkey’s well-heeled elite. With plenty of beaches on the peninsula, such as Bitez and Türbükü, windsurfing locations, and spas with traditional ‘hammam ‘ facilities, the host as well as the guests can feel like royalty amidst the event. The official language spoken in Bodrum is Turkish with Turkish Lira being the currency used as a mode of exchange.
Event management companies in Bodrum make sure that every step of your dream event is gradually carried out so you are free to enjoy the sights and sounds of the town. Destination weddings, renewal of wedding vows, and honeymoons are celebrated along the sparkling shores of the Aegean Sea, adjacent to rugged mountains in the luxury of trendy venues in Bodrum. Guests can visit the Bodrum Amphitheatre, the Bardakci Cove, or dine at one of the charming sea-facing eateries at Gumusluk in their downtime.
For hosting a corporate event in Bodrum, or a wedding reception in Bodrum, there are a host of hotels to choose from, which offer banquet halls, outdoor venues, beach-side venues, and many more.
Public transportation is limited but the minibus service running across town is quite adequate. The food is fresh and sumptuous and the music is vibrant, adding charisma to the celebrations. Host a quiet ceremony at Bodrum’s magnificent castle with splendid views from its battlements, or an enigmatic affair at the town’s glittering marina, there are wedding venues in Bodrum to stun one and all. Beach house hotels are perfect for an intimate wedding, where you can reserve the entire venue to serve as your personal slice of heaven. Tucked around the castle, alleys, and marina, one will find markets, meyhans and mezzes serving the local sesame simit (Turkish bread), peynirli borek, and lokmasi (a sweet dough balls) in plenty. Gorge on the local seafood and kebabs, or indulge in the Turkish Hookah for a decadent night out.
Wedding planners in Bodrum recommend April-November as being the best time to visit the city. We’ve listed below some of the best venues in Bodrum for hosting your dream event.
Set alongside three private stretches of the beach on Turkey’s Mediterranean shore is one of the luxury resort hotels in Bodrum, Lujo Bodrum Hotel- an all-inclusive A la carte system with a theme of Art & Joy. Its a 5 star hotel in Bodrum, with 281 rooms featuring 4 different concept outdoor swimming pool and a spa. Nestled within spectacular boulders, villas come with private pools and a garden. The Hotel features different facilities and amenities including the lounge, Mini Disco, restaurants, bars, sports and water activities. This resort is home to 6 A la carte restaurants, perfect for a quick bite to fine dining options, serving International cuisine at Koza, Asian at Shibori, Italian at Sorisso, Anatolian at Asma, Seafood at Alarga and a steak house at El Gaucho. There are also 10 bars, a Bistro, along with a patisserie, chocolate - coffee bar and Ice-cream & frozen yogurt bar. When it comes to wedding venues in Bodrum, a wedding at Lujo Bodrum in one of their outdoor venues with magnificent sea view would be moments to cherish for a life time. With an in-house team offering endless possibilities to customize the dream wedding, making it as one of the best destination wedding venues in Bodrum. Additionally in the list of featured amenities includes a business center, perfect to host corporate events at Lujo Bodrum.read more
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Embodying the very essence of the Californian lifestyle, this 5 star hotel in Bodrum is set along the spectacular coast of the Aegean Sea. Nestled in the natural beauty of Zeytinlikahve Cove, The Bodrum by Paramount Hotels & Resorts is one of the luxury resort hotels in Bodrum, located in Torba, built to resemble a palace with its grand architecture, old world decor and luxurious furnishings. Formerly known as The Golden Savoy and Jumeirah Bodrum has 134 elegant rooms, suites and villas along with 4 outdoor pools, a private beach and a full-service spa. With every part of the hotel exuding the Hollywood-style glamour. There's a total of seven dining facilities available, each specializing in its own cuisine. The Stage does a wide range of buffets, Vito specialises in Italian classics, Shimeji provides Asian cuisine, Alancha celebrates the origins of Anatolian cuisine, Tora bringing exquisite Japanese and Pan Asian cuisine to Bodrum and B-Lounge is a Lebanese restaurant and shisha spot. Corporate events at The Bodrum by Paramount Hotels & Resorts is an ideal option for its state-of-the-art technologies. While Its indoor and outdoor venues, makes the hotel a top choice to host an extravagant wedding at The Bodrum by Paramount Hotels & Resorts. It is one of the best destination wedding venues in Bodrum to consider among the best of wedding venues in Bodrumread more
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