Barut Arum Resort and Spa Side, Turkey * * * * *
Sprawling sleek, spacious beachfront property with well-tended grounds and gardens. Full range of entertainment, activities and services for both adults and children are on offer with a good choice of bars and restaurants and large pools.
Transport is required to access the more interesting old town district of Side for shopping and nightlife.
Barut Arum Resort attracts families with its good children’s facilities and pools, and couples.
On the beachfront in Kumkoy, at the end of a narrow street beside wasteland, with large hotels and a few spread-out amenities along the main coastal road. 3km (2 miles) from Side old centre by the bus which stops on the main road. Taxis wait 150m away.
Just across the beach promenade from the property is a long, wide sandy beach covered with sunbeds under large canopies. There is a small jetty and public watersports.
Two large lagoon-style pools, 25m and 40m in length have easy sloping beach-type entry and are surrounded with padded sunbeds under canopy shades. Separate circular children’s pool has a mini-slide. There is a a further splash and games pool with two waterslides.
Leisure & Entertainment
Low-key daily entertainment shows and daytime activities. Facilities and services include a kids’ club, playground, wellness centre, indoor pool, fitness room, massage and beauty treatments, tennis court, mini-golf, beach volleyball, archery and exercise classes.
Access & Mobility*
Barut Arum Resort and Spa has three fully-adapted rooms for less mobile guests are available with full access around public areas, with ramps and elevators.
- Family-friendly beachfront property
- Large pools and kids’ club
- Full daily activities programme
- Three fully adapted rooms for less mobile guests
- Two large pools
- Food Outlet
- Sport Leisure Facilities
- Evening Entertainment
- Disco Nightclub
- Steam Room
- Whirlpool Bath
- Internet Terminal
- Wifi Free
- Wifi Chargeable
- Child Friendly
- Air Conditioning
- Minibar Fridge
- Disabled Rooms
- Tea Coffee Making