Kempinski Bodrum
Kempinski Hotel in Bodrum

If you’re looking for luxury in Turkey, Bodrum is the place to be.

The city and its surrounding peninsula are part of the proverbial Turkish Riviera, and jet setters from all over the world descend on the area and its marinas throughout the summer season.

If you’re not lucky enough to have a yacht to sleep on while you’re visiting, the many luxury hotels in Bodrum are the next best thing. Here are a few top picks.

Kempinski Hotel Barbaros Bay

The Kempinski hotel in Bodrum is located on the stunning, secluded Barbaros Bay. A short drive from the Bodrum city center, the hotel offers guests a private beach beneath its stunning hillside property. Most rooms have views of the sea, and the beautiful swimming pool, multiple restaurants, and spacious spa offer enough to do that you may not want to leave at all.


One of the exclusive Aman Resorts, the Amanruya numbers among the most famous luxury hotels in Bodrum. Located on a tranquil hillside offering breathtaking views of the sea and a winding pathway leading to a sheltered pebble beach, the hotel offers privacy in all of its 36 spacious and elegant Pool Terrace Cottages.

Casa dell’Arte

The famous Casa dell’Arte hotel in Bodrum is the first contemporary boutique art hotel in Turkey. Situated in the the historic fishing village of Torba, the beachfront property is home to over 200 Turkish paintings that rotate on display throughout the year. Whether you choose to stay at the residence, the family resort, a villa, or a yacht, there is something for every traveler at the Casa dell’Arte.

Maca Kizi

Design-led Maca Kizi is a luxury boutique hotel on the Bodrum Peninsula. Many of its modern rooms and suites have views of the sea, and its beautiful spa and wooden decks are great places to relax. Its restaurant offers fresh, flavorful food and wine, and its location in the town of Turkbuku means that it is close to the Bodrum city center while still retaining a sense of peace and seclusion.


The Marmara is a luxury boutique hotel overlooking Bodrum. Located high on a hill above the bustle of the city center, it offers guests a great balance between privacy and proximity to the city. Its 97 rooms and suites offer views of the land and sea from their balconies and terraces, and its restaurant, lounge, and pool bar serve Mediterranean cuisine befitting their location.