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Address: Turban Yolu 4 Kilyos, Istanbul, Turkey

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Solar Beach

This beach is in a place named Kilyos. We went there by public transport: 1.Tram to Kabatas, 2. Bus 25E from Kabatas to Sariyer, 3. Minibus (2TL) or bus 151 from Sariyer to... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2015
CallMeWanderlust
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Novi Pazar, Serbia
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Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

The male employees attitude was disgusting! The place is not that entertaining! Also you cannot swim unless you have a woman for each guy! Like guys group cannot enter, why? "Management rules" since when pools required women??? Doesn't make sense. The pool is small and the beach is horrible, beside its almost always windy so you can't swim in the... More 

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Salmiyah, Kuwait
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60 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

It was one hour drive from our hotel to solar beach(High Beach)....after reaching beach they have a enterance fee of 30TL per person same for kids above 6.Well maintained beach with VIP facility such as private hut with jacuzi.Great Pool for pool party with good DJ.Kids n we all enjoyed the whole day.

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Novi Pazar, Serbia
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Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

This beach is in a place named Kilyos. We went there by public transport: 1.Tram to Kabatas, 2. Bus 25E from Kabatas to Sariyer, 3. Minibus (2TL) or bus 151 from Sariyer to Kilyos. The second way is metro to Haciosman and then minibus to Kilyos. It's easier and faster but I haven't tried. The bus option is not so... More 

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4 Thank CallMeWanderlust
Istanbul, Turkey
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35 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Perfect golden beach, a lot of hassle in the entrance, nice music, perfect mojitos, too many sea guards due to crazy Black Sea. They don't let you swim in peace((((

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1 Thank WRSALLI
Cookstown, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 319 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2015

A good beach, although difficult to get too. Take public transport. Went during Mono Festival - excellent location for concert.

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3 Thank small_fish_big_ocean
Windsor, Canada
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2014

While in Istanbul, I visited another beach but this one was much better. It was a little challenging to drive down to but the view was so pretty. Had a nice time swimming in the Black Sea (very salty water, try not to get it in your eyes).

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2 Thank faziok
Maryland
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2014

It is in a beautiful area, it was lovely to see all those pretty views on your surroundings, and getting tanned under the sun of the Black sea. We enjoyed our time there. :)

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2 Thank Hedieh A
Istanbul, Turkey
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2014

really water is wonderful . wonderful means very clean. I like that . Also you can swim with fish :) .you know Black sea is dangerous . but if you don't go too much , not problem . ı like to swim there. I am student . A little bit expensive for me but it's ok for sometimes

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2 Thank Erhan D
Turkey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2014

If you are a tourist sea cannot be a priority in Istanbul, compared to European countries you cannot swim in Istanbul. Sun bathing is dangerous for skin cancer, so walk around city and see Bosporus. You can only enter to beaches by paying unnecessary fees, although seaside is public.

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Riga, Latvia
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100 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2013

You can choose from different levels of comfort from 10 liras till 40. In cheapest one is quite hard to find a spot on sand where to lay down. I would recommend to pay 5 more and get a little further as there you have your own beach chair. Water is clean and they watch over swimmers. One plus is... More 

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