Dubbed the "Turkish Riviera", Antalya perfectly lives up to its reputation of a contemporary resort. The entire place is dotted with large international chain hotels, making it hard to find something more modest and soulful there. A pleasant exception in this respect is Takeli Konaklari hotel, hiding amidst colorful pattern of historic testimonies of the Old City. Houses are built according to the traditional principle there, meaning that neighbors should never deprive each other of sunlight. Hence, each house, Takeli Konaklari as well, has a cozy inner courtyard. Entwined with jasmines and orange trees, it's like a pleasant refuge from the machinery of tourism industry, offering authentic aromas and flavors of Turkey.
Keywords: hotel, Antalya