Turquoise Coast, Kumlubuk
A stunning and unique resort, the Dionysos Hotel is designed like a classic Dalaman village, sweeping across the lush mountainside with all 43 suites and villas boasting breath taking sea views and private terraces with the utmost privacy. Renowned for its calming ambience and truly staggering location, the Dionysos is like few other hotels in Europe. Perched on the cliff edge, guests are guaranteed a panoramic spectacle from just about any angle, whether you're swimming in the large freshwater pool, playing tennis on the hillside court or dining at Dionysos Terrace. The main restaurant at the hotel, the Terrace is al fresco style, set amongst the gardens with a refined Mediterranean menu. Wine tasting, olive oil tasting and unique weekly dinners make for exciting culinary experiences as the Dionysos prides itself on its traditional fine foods and wines. Boasting an array of activities including a putting green, driving net, canoeing and the Kumlubuk Yacht Club, which operates from the private beach, then there are always things to do if you're not relaxing by the sea or the pool.
Sovereign does not accept children at this hotel however this is not an adult-only property.
The hotel has 43 suites and villas.
An al freso restaurant that combines a fusion of Mediterranean favourites with charming service and breath-taking ocean views.
Perfect for sipping a cocktail whilst you lounge by the pool. It's also a great spot to make the most of the comfortable surrounding furniture and enjoy the sunset.
A highly-exclusive experience, this unique restaurant seats just 16 guests once a week. Based around a 'degustation' menu, this concept aims to give you a genuine taste of Turkey and the region's signature wine.
Perched on the cliff edge offering stunning panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and the bay down below, this large freshwater swimming pool is the perfect place to relax.
The hotel boasts its own private beach area and yacht club down at Kumlubuk Bay.
The hotel offers a complimentary shuttle service to the beach which takes approximately 7 minutes.
Located in a sleek wooden-beam room, the gym offers the latest modern equipment with large windows providing natural light and stunning views.
The Spa offers a range of therapies including facials, beauty treatments and massages. The expertly-trained masseuses will organise a consultation before tailoring their remedial treatment techniques to suit your individual needs.
Learn the art of Hatha Yoga, a stretch-based class with a gentle and slow pace where guests can understand and perform meditation and proven relaxation techniques.
Take a classically restored life boat out into the bay to explore the jagged coastline and its peaceful, hidden beaches.
Visit the UNESCO World-Heritage Sites of Stratonikeia & Muğla Old Town. With a rich history of gladiators, archaic Ottoman buildings and numerous ancient sites to see. Following that, you'll be whisked down to Akyaka, a beautiful beach resort at the end of the Gulf of Gokova before a 25 minute river boat trip back to the hotel (weather permitting, of course). This tour operates on a Wednesday.
Set off on a two person kayak from Turunc to Kumlubuk via Baklabuku for a half day trip around these idyllic little bays with their crystal clear waters and pebble beaches.
Join some real connoisseurs in the wine cellar for an enjoyable early evening sampling wines from across the Turkish regions, before deciding on your favourite, which will be served to you that evening at dinner.
Head out of Kumlubuk Bay and off into the sunset with a glass of champagne in hand as you admire the sun setting over the Aegean Sea. Once it's dark you'll stop at the idyllic Kadirga Bay for a moonlit swim and candlelit dinner.
Max 2 adults
Junior Suites are sleek whitewashed rooms with large double beds, chic contemporary furniture and a cute but spacious terrace offering simply stunning views out to sea. With their little directors style chairs, a log table and authentic rock surface then they are perfect for relaxing outside with a glass of wine during sunset. There is a large bathroom with two sinks, a wardrobe and various modern amenities included.
Max 3 adults
Deluxe Suites are spacious and boast a classic eastern Mediterranean feel with a minimalist design complemented by various pieces of Turkish pottery and exotic art pieces. A fully equipped kitchenette is featured as well as a lounge area with chic contemporary furniture including a sofa, armchair and coffee table. Outside, Deluxe Suites boast an expansive terrace with a dining table, directors chairs and truly stunning views out to sea.
Max 5 adults
Private Pool Villas are enormous with two bedrooms and boast a classic eastern Mediterranean feel with a minimalist design complemented by various pieces of Turkish pottery and exotic art pieces. There's also a fully equipped kitchen with a dining space, modern amenities and plenty of storage. The spacious lounge area comes with chic contemporary furniture including a sofa, armchairs and a coffee table. Outside, a private pool with loungers and straw parasols is the centrepiece of the expansive terrace.