It is also known as the “sea of marble”, and boasts a sublime Mediterranean climate with plenty of sunshine, stunning beaches, world-class hotels, luxury private Marmara apartments and attractive holiday rentals in the Marmara Sea part of Turkey. This is one of seven geographical regions in Turkey and also one of the most popular destinations amongst holidaymakers worldwide. It has two spectacular groups of islands: The Marmara Islands and Kizil Islands, which are both remarkable. The northern coastline here offers stunning sandy beaches that are popular with tourists from all over the world. Greece will also be easy to get to from your rental property, for example you could take a trip to the island Lesbos or to Thrace for something a bit different.
Favourite Destinations (Marmara Sea)
Not only ideal for beach breaks – holiday homes on the Marmara Sea
On the waters' western shore, you will find the historical province of Thrace that was once an ancient Roman stronghold. Turning over to the Eastern banks, you will see picturesque landscapes dominated by rolling hills, orchards, olive groves and cottages in small villages dotted around the scenic backdrop. Marmara is also famous for its majestic mosques. Visit the Selimiye mosque during your stay in a Marmara Sea holiday rental, a 16th Century Ottoman architectural masterpiece that was designed by Eski Cami, and marvel at its brilliant design. Continue the cultural tour in the cities of Bursa and Iznik which take pride in their rich cultural and historical heritage. Also, visit the southernmost part of the region where the Gallipoli peninsula is located. Here, you will find the historical Gallipoli National Park which is dedicated to the history of the Dardanelles battlefield. Linger a while longer in the region and pop into the luxury spa at Yalova.
Holiday Rentals Marmara Sea - great for the whole family
Marmara sea apartments and rentals allow for memorable cultural and historical excursions in this magical place. Check out the north-western corner of Marmara, where the holiday lettings are surrounded by exciting urban environments, spectacular landscapes and many points of historical interest. Alternatively, head further up to the north and west of the region near to the borders of Turkey, the Black Sea South region of Bulgaria and Greece, and find holiday rentals in Marmara Sea and Marmara apartments with a more international flavour. No matter where you choose to stay, you'll be blown away by the high standards of luxury in these rental properties. Marmara Sea holiday lettings excel both in terms of location, scenery and levels of quality and luxury. They provide more than the typical charm of a coastal resort.
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