Aurum Moon Holiday Resort

  • 20m to beach
  • 6Km to town centre
  • Low Deposit Options Available
  • Interest FREE Payment Plans
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Aurum Moon Holiday Resort is situated directly on the gravel and sandy beach. The closest city to the hotel is Didm (5 km). To make your stay more comfortable a lobby, a lounge, ... Continue reading

Aurum Moon Holiday Resort is situated directly on the gravel and sandy beach. The closest city to the hotel is Didm (5 km). To make your stay more comfortable a lobby, a lounge, air conditioning and a reception are available. The staff in this 3 storey hotel speaks English. Mobility on holiday is made easy through car rental. The hotel features a fresh water swimming pool, seasonally open with a separate children's pool. Guests can unwind with a drink at the poolside bar. Sunshades and sunbeds are available free of charge at the beach and at the pool. Distance from the hotel to: airport BJV (70 km). Vehicles may be parked in the parking lot.


At Aurum Moon Holiday Resort recreational amenities include a hamam, a spa, massages, a sauna and a Turkish bath.


For convenience the hotel offers ironing service, wake-up service, a safe, maid service, currency exchange, laundry service and room service. Internet access is provided at wifi-hotspots. This family friendly hotel offers a children's pool to ensure a comfortable stay for parents as well as young guests. Reception hours: 24h Service.

Food and Drink

The breakfast type is Buffet. Evening drinks can be enjoyed at the lobby bar.

Other Information

The following payments are accepted: Visa Card and Euro/Master Card. Additional fees may apply for certain facilities, amenities or activities.

Price Overview

The prices shown below show the cheapest holiday offers for the Aurum Moon Holiday Resort in Altinkum. Please use the price links to see all holiday deals available for that month.

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Payment Options

Payment options accepted:

We do not charge a fee to our customers who use debit cards, but credit cards do incur a fee of 2.5% of the payment value.

To make booking a holiday at Aurum Moon Holiday Resort in Altinkum easier for you, we provide a range of different payment options. To find out if you can book Aurum Moon Holiday Resort with a low deposit holiday option, please click the "Price and Availability" button above.

Like Bodrum and Kusadasi, its neighbours on Turkey's south Aegean Coast, Altinkum is heavily frequented by British holiday package tourists, but unlike these other frenetic resorts Altinkum is small and quiet, making it perfect for families with young children and those seeking a relaxed, easy-going beach holiday. The resort town's main attraction are its three long sandy beaches, that stretch from the small harbour at one end of a gently shelving bay to a rocky cliff at the other end. Little wonder that the name Altinkum means 'golden sands'. In this resort devoted to leisure and pleasure, lazy days on the beach, perhaps indulging in some watersports, are the order of the day, while night time is spent trying out the laid back restaurants and bars, many of them serving up British fare and named for familiar English landmarks. Those with a yen for sightseeing will find Altinkum perfectly placed to visit two major ancient sites, the Temple of Apollo at Didyama and the vast Roman ruins at Ephesus.

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There are sunbeds and umbrellas aplenty for holidaymakers to rent on Altinkum's lovely beaches, where the turquoise waters shelve gently allowing for safe bathing. Those who are more energetic can try their hand at windsurfing, jet-skiing, pedaloes, a banana boat ride or perhaps a scuba diving lesson: all these activities and more are available on the beaches. A variety of tours, boat trips and excursions to surrounding resorts, islands, towns and historic sites are available, or visitors can hop on a dolmus (mini-bus) and explore on their own places like the Roman ruins at Ephesus, the Pamukkale spas and calcium deposits, or the lively resorts of Kusadasi and Bodrum. For a peaceful yet active afternoon, take a stroll around the scenic Bafa Lake.


Altinkum is bursting with good restaurants serving most forms of international cuisine, although Turkish and traditional English predominates to cater to the demand of holidaymakers. With such a feast of eateries it is difficult to single out any particular establishment, but for the best of British it is hard to beat Ali Baba's for friendliness, price and quality. The Mercury Restaurant serves top-notch English breakfasts, while Barney's Restaurant prides itself in introducing visitors to the delights of Turkish cuisine. For a family group or party of varied tastes opt for The Grand Restaurant in Dolphin Square, where the menu consists of Turkish, Indian, Chinese and English dishes, all of high standard.


While it is not as rowdy as the major Turkish holiday resorts, those who wish to indulge will find plenty of after-dark entertainment and fun in Altinkum, where nightlife is centred mainly in Dolphin Square and in the bars along the sea front promenade. Everything from disco dancing, karaoke and belly-dancing to bingo and pool is on offer, the entertainment fuelled by cheap drinks and cocktails. Clubbers are catered for during the height of the summer season at Medusa, an open-air night club that is regarded as Altinkum's most hectic party point. Another hot favourite for young people is the Dolphin Bar.


Holidaymakers should brush up on their haggling skills as shopping opportunities abound along the pedestrianised seafront of Altinkum, which is packed with souvenir shops, jewellery stores and boutiques selling copies of designer clothing. The main centre is Dolphin Square, and there is a modern shopping complex called the Didyma Shopping Mall not far away. Self-caterers will find all the provisions they need at the two main supermarkets, Gima and Migros, between the seafront and town centre.


During the local Turkish summer break in August, Altinkum is a favourite destination and can become rather overcrowded. Visitors should also be aware that temperatures can be extremely high in the height of summer.

Essential Information

Time Zone

Plug Type

Voltage 220V 50Hz
Language: Turkish,
Currency: Turkey Lira (TRY)

This week's weather forecast

24°C Low 18°C
Today: Sat 22 Oct
26°C Low 18°C
Sun 23 Oct
26°C Low 15°C
Mon 24 Oct
Partly cloudy
25°C Low 13°C
Tue 25 Oct
24°C Low 14°C
Wed 26 Oct

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Hotel address : Altinkum Mahallesi, 240 Sokak No:17, Altinkum, Aegean Coast, Turkey, 09270

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Hi Paul., did you mean is the hotel open in May? If so, yes it is. Kind regards

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Hello, This hotel opens on 2nd May 2016. Regards

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