Located on Turkey’s gorgeous southern coast, where the cobalt Mediterranean meets dense, unspoiled pine forests, Cornelia Diamond Golf Resort & Spa occupies a beautiful stretch of the Belek shore, about 30 miles east of Antalya, on Iskele Mevkii beach.
Its fully outfitted, luxurious expanse means you’ll want for nothing, whether your idea of the perfect seaside retreat involves world-class golf, tennis, water sports, bil- liards, bowling, spa indulgence, a great workout or simply lounging by the pool (there are eight). Dining never gets old at Cornelia, where in addition to a main restaurant and light eats emporium, there are ten bars and nine à la carte eateries with plenty of international cuisine options. From the sparkling wine welcome, to room service avail- able around the clock, to unmatched facilities for children, Cornelia’s “Diamond All Inclusive” service promises a completely carefree holiday
Iskele Mevkii, Belek, Antalya, Turkey
Ender Ismailov, Head of Sales & Marketing
TOP SUITE PRESIDENTIAL SUITE
- Square footage: 7,535
- Nightly rate: About $16,487
Number of rooms in suite: Seven
Number of entrances to suite: Four
Number of baths: Two, plus one for your private staff. Both guest bathrooms feature luxuriant Jacuzzi tubs; the master bath boasts gorgeous sea views and a tropical shower as well.
Suite style: Ottoman opulence meets modern chic, by renowned Turkish designer Ayhan Geveli
Key selling points: Perfected for the discerning VIP, this suite tops unrivaled sea vistas and endless amenities—like an indoor pool with Jacuzzi and sauna, two home cinema systems and two furnished terraces—with the dedicated service of a private staff. Enjoy a meal specially prepared by a private chef in the suite’s kitchen and respite provided by a study and private beach pavilion.
Number of suites in hotel: One
Crassula SPA: Spanning over 50,000 square feet, this well- ness oasis touts an indoor pool, massive tropical Jacuzzi, three types of sauna, a steam room, Turkish hammam and aromatherapy and chrome therapy showers.
Opt for one of the private king spa suites for blissful serenity and seclusion.
Nazan Erdogan,Spa Director
Signature treatments: Asian Diamond, Albatross Golf Massage
Bubble Gold VIP Restaurant: This exclusive, private restaurant serves fine dishes with the best of game meat and shellfish, including delicious flambé options.
Tai Pen Restaurant: Attentive service and a menu of Far East specialties make for an unforgettable culinary journey.
Cornelia Nick Faldo Championship Golf Course: Designed by world-renowned pro golfer Nick Faldo, these 27 holes incorporate stunning landscape and Mediterranean breezes.
David Leadbetter Golf Academy: Hone your game with instruction from this internationally acclaimed golf school.
Golf Pro Ugur Dinler