Ilica Beach, Cesme

Those who prefer the resort experience in a holiday can never go wrong with the Ilica beach.

Located near the town of Cesme, on the Aegean coast of Turkey, the cerulean blue waters of the Ilica Beach are famous for their healing and rejuvenating effects, attributed to the minerals deposited in the sea water by thermal springs.

Getting there

Getting to the beach is easy using a rented car, and free parking is available. Also, there are minibus services between Cesme and Ilica.

Services on the beach

It is a public beach, so the entry is free. Sunbeds and umbrellas are available to rent.

Constant winds on the beach make it one of the finest windsurfing spots, and a walk along the beach will lead you to shallow thermal pools, which make for quite a thrilling experience.

A trendy tourist spot, the area around the beach offers a plenty of seaside villas and hotels.

There are many restaurants and beach bars, and also beach clubs for the average party goer. The soft, white sand and shallow incline of the seabed, along with the availability of the resort facilities make it an excellent destination for a fun-filled family vacation.

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Hotels near the beach

  • Sheraton Cesme Hotel Resort & Spa
    5 stars
  • Ceshme Plus Hotel
    4 stars
  • Delmar Suites & Residence
  • Ilica Hotel Spa & Thermal Resort
    5 stars
  • Radisson Blu Resort & Spa, Cesme
    5 stars


  • Lifeguard
  • Toilets
  • Car Parking
  • Watersports
  • Changing Rooms
  • Showers
  • Sunbeds
  • Umbrellas

Beach on the map

Cesme, Turkey