During our trip, we had the opportunity to stay at the renowned Calista Luxury Resort, a Turkish hotel that has welcomed esteemed guests, including former U.S. President Barack Obama.
The Calista Luxury Resort offers a luxurious and memorable experience with its world-class amenities and top-notch service. Located in a picturesque setting, the resort provides a tranquil and exclusive environment for guests to unwind and enjoy their stay.
Calista Luxury Resort in Belek, Turkey, offers an abundance of spacious and impressive rooms and suites, making it an ideal choice for families. These accommodations are equipped with convenient technology, such as a smart home system that can be operated even from the beach. Whether you prefer a family room, a corner suite, or aspire to experience the luxurious presidential suite where Barack Obama once stayed during the G-20 summit, the resort caters to your specific requirements.
For those seeking privacy and seclusion, the resort also provides a selection of private villas. These exclusive villas feature sheltered gardens, private pools, and additional amenities like personal saunas, Jacuzzis, and even the option of a personal chef. It’s the epitome of luxury!
With seven swimming pools to choose from, including a 24/7 indoor pool, an outdoor heated pool, and a child-friendly pool with thrilling water slides, guests have plenty of options for refreshing dips and water-filled fun. The main pool offers picturesque views of the Mediterranean Sea, adding to the overall allure of the resort.
One of the standout features of Calista Luxury Resort is the exceptional quality of service provided by the attentive staff. From ensuring your cocktail is always topped up to assisting with booking family excursions, the dedicated team goes above and beyond to cater to your every need. You can expect personalized attention and a warm hospitality experience throughout your stay.
Where to eat
Foodies will rejoice at the multiple dining options available at the resort, from a flavoursome international buffet to a selection of stylish a la carte restaurants.
Spend an evening sampling the Italian specialties at Timo or dine at Sakura for mouthwatering Asian cuisine. Brand new for this summer, guests can also enjoy eating at the a la carte Seafood restaurant Savor which is located just next to the beach. And if you’re looking for a little nightlife, be sure to check out the Charm Bar at the beach.
Plus, if you book the Ultra All-Inclusive package, you can expect unlimited access to food and beverage options, like the international buffet at the main restaurant Bellum.
What to do
Calista Luxury Resort is truly a family-friendly hotel, offering a wide range of activities to ensure an unforgettable holiday for guests of all ages.
Parents can feel at ease knowing that their young children will be well taken care of at the Calhippo Kids Club. This dedicated kids’ club provides a safe and engaging environment for children aged four to 12. With a variety of activities including arts and crafts, games, and sports, little ones are sure to have a fun-filled time while under the supervision of experienced staff.
While the kids are enjoying themselves, parents can indulge in some well-deserved relaxation at the Callos Spa. The spa offers a menu of rejuvenating treatments designed to help you unwind and restore your body and mind. From massages to facials and other wellness therapies, there’s something to cater to every guest’s needs.
For those seeking a more active holiday, Calista Luxury Resort has you covered. The resort offers a range of water sports activities, allowing guests to make the most of the stunning Mediterranean Sea. Whether it’s jet skiing, paddleboarding, or snorkeling, there’s plenty of aquatic adventures to enjoy. Additionally, beach volleyball and tennis courts are available for sports enthusiasts looking to stay active and have some friendly competition.
If you’re still full of energy after all the activities, the friendly staff at the resort can assist in arranging trips to nearby attractions such as the ancient city of Perge or the breathtaking Manavgat Waterfalls. This gives guests the opportunity to explore the rich history and natural beauty of the surrounding area, adding an extra layer of excitement to their holiday. The possibilities for adventure are endless!
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