No wonder the TUI BLUE Tropical resort in Sarigerme is such a popular place for families. There is heaps to do here and both we, and previous guests love it!
Previously known as the TUI FAMILY LIFE Tropical resort, this TUI BLUE For Families hotel is located only a 20 minute coach transfer from Dalaman airport, making it very easy and convenient to get to.
In terms of things to do, take your pick! From enjoy 7, yes 7, swimming pools including several waterslides, to taking part in family football games or wellbeing classes, there is so much going on that none of the family will be bored. Of course, if all you want to do is relax and unwind, the hotel is in a prime beachfront location, with soft golden sand, and ideal for relaxing with the lapping sound of the waves. Fancy truly unwinding? Head to the spa for a relaxing body wrap or massage treatment.
When booking your package holiday directly with TUI, you're booking will be both ABTA and ATOL protected, giving you better financial peace of mind, however, you should always take out comprehensive travel insurance, and check the Foreign Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO) website before you book and travel.
If you're thinking about an all inclusive family holiday to Turkey in 2023 or 2024, make sure you take a look at this gem of a resort.
Deals & Offers
There are often a range of deals and offers available for the resort, particularly when you package up a flight and hotel together. Usually your airport transfers and check-in luggage is included within the package. If you're flexible, you may also be able to get free child places as well as extra discounts through TUI's promo codes on their website.
There are several room types here including a honeymoon suite, but this place is great for families, so be sure to take a look at the family rooms as a nice upgrade for a little extra space. All rooms have free WiFi, a safe, as well as air conditioning between May and October. The hotel has been assessed by AccessAble and the hotel is generally suitable for people with reduced mobility, with adapted rooms available upon request, and subject to availability.
Rooms are cleaned daily, however bathroom towels are changed on request, and bed sheets are changed every 3 days in an effort to be a more sustainable resort.
Check-in time: 3pm
Check-out time: 12pm
Double Room With Balcony Or Terrace
Double rooms are the basic room type here and come with a balcony or terrace for you to enjoy. These rooms are designed for up to 3 people, with a double bed and a sofa-bed in the living area. All rooms have air conditioning between May and October, tea & coffee making facilities, a mini fridge, hairdryer and TV.
Family rooms here are a great option if you're away with young children. There's a double bed and a separate sofa bed in the living area. Baby cots are also available to borrow, along with other equipment like pushchairs and bottle warmers for hire.
For a bit of extra space, upgrade to the Junior Suite to have a separate bedroom with a king size bed. Two sofa beds in the lounge mean these suites can sleep up to 4 people. As with all other rooms, you'll get a balcony or terrace, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, as well as air conditioning during the summer. Rooms also have a safety deposit box.
Six bars and six restaurants are just the start of the offering at this popular TUI BLUE resort. Poolside cocktails and afternoon ice creams are also a must. But it's the activities here which will keep you busy. There are seven pools, you heard that right, with waterslides too. A fantastic kids' club in the summer with endless activities, as well as watersports right off the beach. Other services include the ability to choose your room for an extra charge.
7 Swimming Pools
Tea & Coffee Making
Room Service Available
Generally Suitable For Wheelchair Users
There are 7 swimming pools here, including 3 children's pools, a huge outdoor pool with two waterslides (surrounded by sun loungers and parasols), which is also where many of the pool activities are run. There's also a quiet pool if the main pool is getting a little too noisy for you.
There is a fantastic kids' club at the TUI BLUE Tropical, after all it is a TUI BLUE For Families resort. The club is split into age groups (3-5 years and 6-11 years), with The Hangout club being an area for teenagers. Parent and toddler sessions are available in July and August, and a Baby Club is also available with fully trained staff to look after the very little ones to help you get a bit of a rest. Between June and August, kids can also take part in a football academy or swim academy (both of which cost extra). There are also children's swimming pools with waterslides too.
During the day, a wealth of activities and poolside games are on offer, hosted by the excellent entertainment team. As daylight fades, evening entertainment kicks in with mini-disco for the kids, shows and performances, as well as live music, finished off with a disco for adults.
Spa & Fitness Centre
The gym and spa will help you stick to your fitness goals while you're away, and help you unwind to make the most of your holiday. Book a treatment or two for the ultimate in relaxation, from a quick manicure before dinner, to full body wraps and swedish massages. Wellbeing sessions and yoga classes are also available.
There are a whole bunch of sports facilities to enjoy while you're on holiday. Most are free, but some do have an extra charge. Head to the tennis courts for a quick match before lunch, join in the water polo at the pool during the day, and there's also a family football session too.
Food & Drink
There are six restaurants and six bars here, with guests able to eat in the buffet restaurant as much as they like, as well as one meal per week in each of the Italian, Asian and Taverna restaurants. Dinner at the Green & Grill restaurant is available to enjoy for an extra fee. Snacks like afternoon ice creams and cakes are included within the all inclusive offering.
There is one buffet restaurant, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner as part of the all inclusive option, as well as 5 a la carte restaurants to help mix up your dining choices each week. The buffet restaurant also has a dedicated kids section and healthy food options too.
All guests can enjoy one dinner per week at the Taverna restaurant as part of their all inclusive holiday. Here you'll enjoy fantastic dining at a Greek style restaurant serving up plenty of local and Mediterranean dishes.
Prima Cucina is the Italian restaurant which is also a la carte. Hotel guests can have one meal here per week within their dining programme.
Spice is another fantastic dinner option for those on all inclusive, with one meal included per week.
You cannot visit Turkey and not eat Turkish food. Make sure to book in a for a meal at the Turkish restaurant (one dinner included).
Green & Grill
Green & Grill is a signature a la carte restaurant offering a menu of grilled meat, fish and vegetables. Dining here costs extra, but if you do, make sure you get a table by the water.
The coffee shop and juice bar is the perfect place to get your morning pick-me-up. There is an extra charge for this but you can enjoy a range of coffees, teas and smoothies, as well as pastries.
There are six bars here including a lobby bar, pool bar, beach bar and a sports bar. In the evenings, there's a bar dedicated for dancing the night away at the disco.
Things to Do
There are loads of things to do at the hotel, but you can also venture outside and find out more about Turkey, as well as enjoy an adventure or two. It's worth noting that there aren't really any shops in the local area, so if you did want to go shopping you'd need to jump in a taxi and head to Dalaman town, or venture over to Gocek for a day out.
Being on the beachfront, the sandy beach provides the perfect place to try out a new sport, whether that's jumping in a kayak, going snorkelling or parasailing for an exciting view of the landscape.
Day Trips & Excursions
While you might just want to flop on a sunbed for your whole holiday, there's so much to explore. Your hotel staff or holiday rep can help you book onto a day trip or excursion to find out more about the area. From visiting a turtle sanctuary where hawksbill sea turtles lay their eggs on the beach, to heading out on a yacht and exploring the coastline for the day.
Contact Details & Location
You can get in touch with the hotel in a number of ways, and be sure to check out all the latest photos and videos on social media, including Facebook, Instagram and YouTube reviews. If you have booked an all inclusive package, be sure to speak to TUI, or your travel agent or tour operator first for any questions about the booking.
Fevziye Koyu Akcagol Sarisu mevkii No:38248600 Sarigerme
You can contact the hotel by email at email@example.com.
If you need to speak to the hotel directly, they can be contacted at +90 252 286 85 10. Please note this is a local Turkish telephone number and you will be charged by your phone company accordingly.
If you've booked a flight and hotel package directly with TUI, your airport transfers are probably included, so all you need to do is speak to the holiday rep at the airport, and they will direct you to the correct coach. The coach transfer takes around 20 minutes from Dalaman airport. If you want to hire a car, it's best to do this in advance and pick up the car from the airport. This then gives you the freedom to explore the Dalaman area as you please.
TUI BLUE Tropical Location Map
Over 3,000 previous guests have jumped on TripAdvisor to provide reviews of their stays, and they've rated the resort 4.5 out of 5. Many of the positive comments are about the friendly and helpful hotel staff, great food and excellent entertainment. Any negative comments are generally around how busy the hotel can get at certain times of the year.
Both the TUI BLUE Tropical and the Holiday Village Turkey next door can host weddings and honeymoons, with dedicated honeymoon suites also available. Get in touch with TUI or with the hotel directly to start planning your special day and talk through the options of what date and where you can get married and any packages that are available.
There is a slight dress code in the evenings for men. Bermuda shorts / tailored shorts are fine, however, sportswear, swimwear and sleeveless shirts are not to be worn in the evenings at the restaurants.