A famous name in Belek, Gloria Golf Resort sets high standards of combining golf with luxury hospitality. All three hotels in the complex are members of the Gloria group, and the resort has direct access to its wonderful 45-hole Gloria Golf Course.
Always keeping up with the latest trends means that this hotel offers its guests a 5* top class stay in a modern, luxurious environment. Nature combined with plenty of activity means that your holiday will be a completely different experience, depending on your preference. The well-designed rooms enriched with colour, the fantastic cuisines from all around the world, a wealth of entertainment options, indoor and outdoor pools and the exclusive service anywhere you choose to spend your time around the resort will ensure you will have a wonderful holiday experience.
There’s access to no less than three terrific golf courses at Gloria. Their ‘New’ Course is a favourite with golfers of all levels, and Gloria has previously hosted the European Senior and Challenge Tour events, PGA of Europe events, and the World Amateur Championships. This course opened in 2005, with water coming in to play on several holes and tree lined fairways, proving a challenge for all golfers.
The ‘Old’ championship golf course has hosted over 20 International Professional and Amateur Championships. The tree lined fairways and water features makes it a true test of Championship Golf. This course opened in 1997, and has become a firm favourite with golfers in Belek, and with its green tree-lined fairways and the wonderful backdrop views of the Taurus Mountains, it is both awesome and pleasurable to to tackle.
The final course to mention is Verde’s Select, one of the best nine-hole courses in all Europe. Both seasoned pros and amateurs enjoy playing on the Verde Course, as with its tree lined fairways and natural lakes, it offers both challenging holes to test the game, as well as holes that are designed to help improve technique. The Verde Select Course combines its 9 hole course with the front 9 holes of either the ‘New’ or ‘Old’ Championship Courses, to create a different golfing experience.
GLORIA GOLF ACADEMY is just another feature that you can access when staying at Gloria Hotels. The largest Academy in Turkey, it has hosted the training of International teams from all over the world. It has a two-tier driving bay, five grass tees, five putting greens, three bunker greens and six chipping areas, making it the perfect place to improve your game.
*Please be informed that no buggies will be allowed on the courses for 14 days after the opening dates of Winter over-seeding.
Surrounded by gorgeous landscaped gardens, you can walk through the lush greens to all parts of the resort, with accommodation scattered both in the main hotel building and out in the gardens, a convenient place to stay should you want a more outdoors feel to your holiday. Ranging from standard rooms to suites and villas, the hotels ‘nature concept’ means you can hear the birds singing and breath in the fresh scent of the tall pine trees the moment you wake up. All the rooms provide an LCD TV, telephone, minibar, internet connection, safety deposit box, tea & coffee setup, hairdryer, bathrobe and slippers and bathroom toiletries to every guest.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served in two different main restaurants, the Anatolia and Mosaique. Each with unique and creative concepts you can choose from salads, cheeses, open buffets with hot and cold food, and a wonderful selection of desserts. With a different theme each night featuring special dishes, there’s something for everyone, everyday.
Discover new dishes from all regions around the world in the A’la Carte restaurants. With its smart casual dress code, L’ancora Restaurant offers the best tastes of Argentina’s cuisine on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. Dine in Spanish style in Pescado Restaurant on either Monday or Friday. Surrounded in its wonderfully authentic design, you can enjoy world cuisine from the kitchen at Harem Restaurant on Wednesday and Sunday. If it’s traditional Turkish dishes that you desire, Turkuaz Restaurant offers a wealthy menu with appetising examples of Ottoman origin any day of the week.
Gloria Pub A la Carte & Snack Bar has a view out over the river from sunrise to sunset, serving delicious dishes and refreshments. Sit right next to the water at Galeon A’la Carte & Snack Restaurant and eat from a fresh seafood menu in a casual setting with a beautiful view.
If it’s a quick bite you’re after, stop by at the Lobby Bar and order from a snack menu with your drinks or head over to the Sushi Bar outdoors, where eastern flavour prepared by fully trained sushi chefs are a perfect accompaniment to a glass of Saki.
*Please note that the availability of the restaurants may change seasonally and extra charges may apply in the restaurants.
The hotel operates an all-inclusive concept, and outside of this, various international brands can be purchased, including aged whiskeys and warming brandies, plus luxury branded champagne.
A wide range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks are included in the all-inclusive ,end and this will not leave you wanting. The Lobby Bar is open 24 hours. In the Oasis Bar, you can relax in a surrounding of lush greens and warmth with a fine selection of drinks served until midnight.
In the warmer seasons, the Garden Pool Bar, Sushi Bar, the outdoor Gloria Pub with live music and the Pier Bar are all available serving a wide range of cocktails, juices and mixers.
In its indoor bar, Café Gloria has a cosy golf club feel and serves drinks accompanied by numerous events such as live music and special sports events nights, featured on both big and small screens.
Gloria Golf Resort benefits from a wonderful blue flag beach, just over the bridge from the river that flows between the hotel and the beach side. With white curtained cabanas, sun beds and parasols, the beach is resplendent with its deep sand banks that are wonderfully soft and relaxing. Swim and sunbathe to your hearts content on the private beaches of the hotel, or enjoy a drink at the beachside.
Enjoy the luxurious indoor and outdoor pools situated in the green oasis of Gloria, as an alternative to the sandy beach. There’s something for everyone, with pools suitable for all ages, plus a fantastic Aqua Park featuring eight different water slides, from gentle sloping to the wild ride.
If totally unwinding is your idea of a holiday, the La Source Spa here at Gloria Golf will more than accommodate you. From a selection of up to the minute trends in various massages, facial and body treatments, you will find the ultimate relaxation experience that’s right for you. The traditional Turkish Bath, saunas, steam bath and the indoor swimming pool combat hectic daily life and melt away any tiredness after a long day on the golf course.
Fit Gloria is all about lifestyle. Keep in shape whilst on your holiday at Gloria’s exclusive members club, where you can enjoy the fantastic facilities of Gloria Hotels & Resorts. Join the different exercise classes on offer varying from Zumba to Cross Training, Bosu, Pilates, Water Gym, Spinning and Step Aerobics. Other daytime activities include boccia, darts, tennis and mini football. The fitness centre is stacked up with the best functional equipment and these classes are accompanied by expert instructors, so kick start your day with a fantastic workout with total peace of mind.
Nighttime’s events at Gloria range from acrobatic shows, live performances from famous acts to famous DJs and live music. The night life is never quiet at Gloria Golf. The Gloria Hotels & Resorts group offer a huge variety of entertainment for everyone throughout the year, and the summer period is particularly impressive. To entertain the kids, there’s Golgi kids club for under 13, and for the Teenagers, there’s GTeen, with age appropriate activities for all, under qualified supervision.
There’s an entertainment centre with a huge screen for sport fans, and a disco where you can dance the night away to all the latest music, and some of the best oldies. The Karaoke bar is open from midnight till the morning, if you fancy a song.