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Ilica Plaji

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Long wide shallow beach

This sandy, long and wide beach looks beautiful and is the favorite of many people. If you have... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Nesligul D
Istanbul, Turkey
via mobile
Not clean enough for my taste

Too many people, not clean enough. While we were lying on the beach a razorblade washed up... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hacer Y
Herning, Denmark
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... probably has the warmest waters in Turkey at any given time. This is due to the hot springs in and around Cesme.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“public beach” (12 reviews)
“turkey” (14 reviews)
“long beach” (6 reviews)
Cesme, Turkey
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This sandy, long and wide beach looks beautiful and is the favorite of many people. If you have small children, if you like shallow sea, it is the perfect beach for you. However if you like deep sea or if you don't like the wind,...More

Thank Nesligul D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Too many people, not clean enough. While we were lying on the beach a razorblade washed up ashore...!

Thank Hacer Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice public beach. Very crowded on a hot June afternoon. I decided to check it out last minute and didn't have my sandals on me. Almost burned my feet with the sand so hot. The walk along the shore was peaceful.

Thank atikamaryam
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

This is a beach open to public, it's also very clean. Easily reachable via public transport which is ideal for travellers.

Thank I K
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

It is a large and sandy beach at Ilica. Cheaper than other beach clubs at Cesme and Alacati. It may be a little bit hotter at mid summer because of not enough shelter around. You can find cheap shower, simple food and beverages at around....More

Thank Erol N
Reviewed 29 May 2017

It's a public beach but the water and the sand is the best one in çeşme area. It's center of Ilıca and near by all restaurants & shops.

Thank Ece A
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

This beach is best in Cesme, sunny spring days, even there were several people swimming or some others just came for sunbath.

Thank meltem e
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We came in April so we didn't try to swim however view was great. Like Caribbean. White sands and crystal clear sea. Worth to visit. You will like

Thank Mrtglr
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Very thin sand streches a long way, sandy inside the sea, clear water with one of the best tone of turquosie. Spend the whole day on golden sand and refresh in cool sea. Crowded in summer,best in September.

Thank freckledborn
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

The beach has fine sand and the most turquoise water you can probably find in the mediterranean. It is a public beach but you can also rent seats and buy drinks and food.

Thank Mer v
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18 April 2015|
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Response from rdavis22 | Reviewed this property |
If you will be in Izmir, the best way to get to Ilica is by bus. The buses to Alacati, Ilica and Cesme leave from Fahretin Altay (it is easy to get there via metro). They are large tour buses labeled "Cesme Sayahat," and... More