Open your eyes to a picturesque scenery in a bay cuddled by numerous islands, feel the bliss of syncing with the peaceful harmony of different hues of blue and green, plunge into crystal turquoise waters, swim over inspirational historical remains, dine and wine in the magnificent sunset with your beloved ones. Do all of these and more in Gocek, the unspoilt first-class holiday resort of a country neither East nor West – but wholly its own, Turkey.
Explore the Best Holiday Destination in Turkey
Lying at the head of the Gulf of Fethiye in Muğla (Lycia) and surrounded by numerous islands, Gocek is an exceptionally stunning and welcoming small village well-known with its crystal clear waters, beautiful bays, spectacular scenery, amazing nature, fresh air, delicious food, beautiful homes, friendly people and countless activities.
While the town of Göcek itself has very little to see; there are numerous reasons beyond its attraction among travellers. Beautiful houses, restaurants, cafes and shops are lined in the beautifully-landscaped waterfront promenade whereas majestic mountains and pine tree forests rising right from the coastline are inviting visitors to a magnificent scenery and lots of oxygen.
Buy a Property in Gocek & Stay Safe Under Protection
Gocek; as a result of being declared as a specially protected area in 1998, buildings with more than two storeys are not allowed within the region. This shield against unplanned urbanization provided an unruined residential development structure and all these efforts ended up with beautiful, planned, natural, environment-friendly outlook of the village. Being an area under protection also turns out to be one of the major advantages of making an investment such as buying a villa or an apartment in Gocek. Holidaymakers, once they have a Gocek experience, realize the fact that there is no other better place to make an investment in the Mediterranean; generally, end up either buying a holiday property or permanently moving to Gocek.
At Gocek Rentals; we devote ourselves 7/24 to find the most suitable Gocek villas, apartments, cottages either for rental or for sale for our international and domestic guests with the best deals in the market.
Experience World-Class Boating and Yachting
As a result of being surrounded by countless islands which are collectively called Oniki Adalar, i.e. “Twelve Islands” and sheltered from the winds; Gocek bay is recognized as a natural harbour and is a safe top destination for sailors from all around the world. It is worthwhile taking a glance at what Michael Buerk, the English journalist and newsreader mentions about Gocek in his hitting article on The Telegraph “my kind of town…It’s the Turkish equivalent of Dartmouth or Salcombe, but it’s a real magnet for sailors such as myself.” With its six international world-class marinas called Club Marina, Marinturk Gocek Village, Port Municipality Marinas, D-Marin Gocek, Marinturk Gocek Exclusive, Skopea Marina and cutting-edge boating and yachting facilities; Göcek have been the first-choice among yachting enthusiasts for years. It is commonly used as the starting point of Mediterranean blue cruises and travellers arriving from international waters.
Here at Gocek Rentals; with our experienced team dedicated to excellence; we offer world-class boat hire facilities, so our visitors can safely take the advantage of renting motorboats or gulets and explore nearby bays, islands and coves.
Wake up & Rejuvenate in Water
Gocek has plenty of water sports opportunities. Swimming in clear blue waters facing lush green forests, sunbathing and chilling in the outstanding beaches is a delightful experience throughout the coastline. Diving, snorkelling, windsurfing are commonly preferred activities by those who opt for exploring the sea in and out. Locals and holidaymakers also mostly prefer spending their day in the sea for fishing and enjoying the excitement of eating their own fish accompanied by a chilled beverage in the evening.
Make a Time-travel to the Past
Gocek, known as “Kalimche” in the past; offers delightful holiday experience to everyone but especially to history enthusiasts with its rich cultural heritage and historical remains. The thrill of holidaying in a culture full of history, swimming over the ancient ruins of the past civilizations, snorkeling in nearby bays and exploring undersea heritages is a major draw for sea and history lovers. With just a 60 minutes’ drive, vacationers can also easily visit numerous historical spots like Fethiye Museum, Xanthos, Telmessos Pınara, Patara and Tlos Letoon
Helpful Gocek Details
The permanent population in Göcek is around 4,500. As a result of being an arrival and departure point for all boats, yachts, and liners; this number exceeds 7,000 during high seasons.
Gocek is known for its sunny weather throughout the year. The sun shines more than three hundred days and this perfect temperature makes it convenient to grow fruits like tangerines, lemons, and oranges. During summer; the temperature can reach as high as 40C (104F) whereas in winter the average temperature is 14C (57F). Those who don’t prefer very high temperatures should avoid going to Gocek in August. Due to perfect weather conditions; the village is welcoming holidaymakers throughout the year.
Nearest airports to Gocek
- Dalaman Airport (8.9 miles / 14.4 kilometers)
- Rhodes International Airport (53.5 miles / 86.0 kilometers)
- Kastellorizo Airport (55.0 miles / 88.5 kilometers)
- Milas–Bodrum Airport (78.7 miles / 126.6 kilometers)
- Antalya Airport (142 miles / 229 kilometers)
Gocek Helpful Phone Numbers
- The telephone code of Göcek is +90 (252)
- Emergency: 112
- Ministry of Culture and Tourism in Turkey: 176
- Police: 155
- Gendarme: 156
- Coast Guard: 158
British Honorary Consulate in Fethiye
Address: Cumhuriyet Mahallesi, Atatürk Cad. Likya İş Merkezi No:202, 48303 Fethiye/Muğla
Phone: +90 (252) 614 63 02
Book your Holiday Stay in Gocek
Gocek Rentals is a full-service Gocek holiday villas and boats rental agency specializing in finding tailor-suit solutions to our domestic and international customers who are looking to buy or rent properties, boats and gulets in Gocek region.
We believe the importance of time and strive eagerly to turn every second spend in Gocek into an unforgettable thrilling memory.
Time is precious, make the most of your life!
Let the sea breeze refresh your soul and mind.
To book the holiday villa and the boat of your dreams in Gocek; simply call +90 532 361 38 05 now.