London, United Kingdom – 12 January, 2018
- Located on Turkey’s Bodrum peninsula, Yalıkavak Marina was last night recognised by The Yacht Harbour Association’s NMU Gold Anchor Awards 2018, as one of the world’s best superyacht marinas
The NMU Gold Anchor Awards is the industry standard for measuring the quality of marinas across the globe. As well as conducting a thorough audit, the award uses mystery shoppers to test the facilities and also incorporates feedback from berth holders.
Speaking at the London Boat Show 2018, where the awards were presented, General Manager of Yalıkavak Marina Akbulut Kahraman said: “This recognition is a great honour for us as we pride ourselves on the quality and service that each one of our guests receive, and the Gold Anchor is a direct reflection on that. “I hope that in 2018, and for many years to come, Yalıkavak Marina will continue to be the top choice for superyachts in Turkey and a key Mediterranean destination.”
As the only superyacht marina with five Gold Anchors in Turkey, Yalıkavak Marina is a market leader for superyachts in Europe, with 69 berths capable of handling superyachts up to 135 metres length overall (LOA).
Yalıkavak Marina stands out because of its unique approach, which is redefining the yachting experience by incorporating a luxury resort as part of the marina. With over 100 world class brands, many exclusive to Yalıkavak Marina, world class Turkish and international cuisine, and beautiful, boutique hotels, together with an EU Blue Flag beach, Yalıkavak Marina offers an unrivalled experience for domestic and global guests.
Opened in 2010, Yalıkavak Marina hosts a total of 620 berths and enjoys a prime Mediterranean location, next to the traditional village of Yalikavak. There is exceptional local cruising along the pristine Bodrum peninsula, and the resort is within only 15 nm of several Greek islands. Yalıkavak Marina combines stern-to and alongside berths with comprehensive marine support facilities, including extensive dry dock area with professional docking services.
Yalıkavak Marina’s presence at the 2018 London Boat Show was well received, particularly following the many exclusive offers that were open to the show’s visitors. For more information on Yalıkavak Marina and the specialised London Boat Show rates, please contact email@example.com and visit https://www.yalikavakmarina.com.tr/ to find out more about Yalıkavak Marina.
Yalıkavak Marina, is a five-Gold Anchor superyacht marina with facilities to welcome yachts of all sizes. It offers a dynamic lifestyle and unique privileges for boat owners and visitors. As Turkey’s first high-capacity mega yacht marina, Yalıkavak Marina mixes an idyllic location with superb amenities and technical services.
With a discreet fusion of Mediterranean, Ottoman and local Bodrum styles, Yalıkavak Marina hosts a year-round shopping mall with 106 brands, gourmet restaurants, bars, cafes, clubs, entertainment venues, international luxury award-winning hotels, Yalıkavak Marina Beach Hotel and Yalıkavak Marina Boutique Hotel, a Spa & Fitness Centre and variety of events and activities.
Perfectly positioned in the southern reaches of the Aegean Sea in Turkey, in an area renowned for its unspoilt natural beauty and magnificent beaches, Yalıkavak Marina enjoys a wonderful climate virtually all year round. Yalikavak is considered the most élite village on the Bodrum Peninsula.
Yalıkavak Marina received the Runner Up award in the Superyacht Marina of the Year category, at the NMU Marina of the Year Awards 2018.