Flamingo Country Club is located overlooking Tuzla Lake to the south and the Aeagen Sea to the north. An extremely diverse resort, Flamingo Country Club covers 140,000 m2 of landscaped gardens. Flamingo Country Club looks across the lake to the rolling greens of Vita Park Golf Resort. On the north side of the peninsula, you can enjoy fabulous sea and land views and to the west, stunning sunsets.
Walk 500 metres to the other side of the hill and you will be looking over the Aegean coastline, where you have access to the complexes own private beach club. A newly built cable car can take you to the luxury decked jetty which is populated with loungers, beanbags and parasols. The private beach is made up of shingle and shale. You are able to step straight down from the jetty into the crystal clear waters of the Aegean Sea. The beach club also offers its own bar and restaurant facilities, kids club, water sports, fishing and sailing. Several alternative private beaches are also now available for the Lake Tuzla resorts including “Sunset Beach” which is accessed directly opposite Lakeside Gardens by road or by a free bus provided by the “Sunset Cafe”. The shuttle service to the beach commences at 09 am and is then hourly until 11 pm, the return service commences 09.30 am with the last shuttle from the beach at 00.30 am.
There is also “My Beach Club” which you can get to on a very short shuttle bus or taxi ride. There is a snack bar/restaurant where you can get food and drink. The area is set as a garden with sun loungers, large cushions and bean bags. The decked areas are perfect for sunbathing. To cool off you are just a few steps from the sea. Bodrum has its own beaches and a particular favourite is Bitez beach.
There is a fantastic array of facilities on site including a 6 hole practice golf course, indoor heated pool, numerous outdoor swimming pools, gym, sauna, Turkish bath, beauty centre, mini supermarket, tennis, basketball as well as Free Wi-Fi internet access in the clubhouse area.
Take one of the onsite shuttle buses into Bodrum which run every hour or on request. You are free to use the facilities on all 3 of the sister complexes on Royal Heights, Turquoise and Lakeside Gardens. Shuttle buses run every 30 mins to take you anywhere between the 3 complexes for free.
Five minutes drive away is Vita Park Golf Resort with its 2 testing par 71 golf courses. . The ‘Milas’ is designed in the style of a Scottish Links course while the ‘Halikarnas’ is a more Arizona style course. Vita park also has its own restaurant and driving range, as well as coaching lessons if you want to learn from the club professional.
Outside the Flamingo Country Club complex there is a bar/cafe named Sunset Cafe and Restaurant that has amazing sunsets and serves wonderful international and Turkish cuisine. It is reasonably priced and family friendly. There is a market here also where you can buy water and essential. In the opposite direction but within walking distance is the Halfway House cafe which also offers the perfect view for the areas famous sunsets.
The town of Gulluk with its pretty fishing harbour with an abundance of restaurants is 10 mins away. The small fishing village of Bogazici that nestles on the shores of Mandalya Bay is just 5 minutes away. The dolmus runs to both locations. On the main road (the road from the airport to Bodrum) more or less opposite Turquoise/Flamingo resorts there is a newly built shopping area with several cloth shops like Beneton and other well known brands.
Bodrum – 25 mins by car. A taxi to Bodrum City centre is Approx 180 TL. Always agree the rate with driver before going though. Bus is just 10 TL and runs hourly.
Bitez, Ortakent approx 30 mins by car.
Gumbet -25 mins by car.
Bogazici Village- 5 mins.
Guvercinlik – 10 mins (these can also be reached by dolmus which may take a little longer).
The resorts unique hillside location enables you to take advantage of the sea view and breeze which in the summer months when temps are in excess of 30-35 degrees is often very welcome.
With all this and much more on hand the only thing missing is you. Your dream holiday awaits.
NB: Due to the hills and heat the resort may not be suitable for wheelchairs or people with mobility problems. In the summer months a doctor is available in the medical centre onsite in FCC.