Alaçatı, Çeşme – Izmir – Turkey
GPS : 38°15’13.9″N 26°23’09.0″E / 38.253873, 26.385839
Bozalanburnu (Alaçatı) Lighthouse
GPS : Latitude 38° 13′ 32” N – Longitude 26° 23′ 24” E
Focal Plane : 33 mt, Tower Height : 8 mt
Character : W. FI.(2) 5.0 Second, Flashing Character : 0.3+1.0+0.3+3.4
Visibility Range : 6,5 nautical miles
VHF Channels : 72
Call Sign : ” alacati marina ”
Main Breakwater Lighthouse
GPS : 38°15’14.8″N 26°23’08.0″E / 38.254112, 26.385559
Light : Fl R 5.0 sn
Inner Breakwater Lighthouse
GPS : 38°15’12.6″N 26°23’11.8″E / 38.253491, 26.386620
Light : Fl G 5.0 s
Alaçatı (also known as Agrilia) is a unique Aegean town on the western coast of İzmir Province in Turkey, which has been famous for its architecture, vineyards and windmills for over 150 years. It has now made its name in the world of windsurfing and kitesurfing, with its crystal clear water, consistent and steady wind and well acclaimed Turkish hospitality.
Alaçatı, a traditional Mediterranean town near Çeşme Peninsula on the western coast of Turkey, and famous for its architecture, windmills and narrow streets, is an internationally known spot for windsurfing with its crystal clear water, consistent and steady wind”. Tucked away in a unique Aegean Cove lies a sea-farer’s paradise: Bay of Alaçatı and its marina.
Conveniently located adjacent to the charming, historic fishing town of Alaçatı, it is only a 45-minute drive away on the freeway from Izmir and the Adnan Menderes International Airport. Alaçatı Marina offers seclusion and convenience like no other place on the Aegean. Come to Alaçatı Marina and discover the Aegean in a brand-new light.
There are numerous stories about the name Alaçatı. According to some, Alaçatı is the name only for the harbour area which is about two kilometers from the old town. Some claim that the name for the town was Agrilia, and there is also another name Alaca At (Red Horse) used for the whole area. Their claim is based on a story, that the ruler of Alaçatı had a red horse to ride. When riding the horse, bystanders would refer to him as “Alacaatlı (the man with the red horse)”, in time the name was somehow changed to Alaçatı.
Capacity : 260 Boats + dry-berthing 100 Boats
This marina is on the northwest of Alaçatı Gulf of the southern shores of Çeşme peninsula. On approaching to the marina, care is required for the shallows and reefs on the western side. This area gets crowded by windsurfers. They follow the same route, surf between the buoys at the entry of the marina. Reduce your speed and keep your eyes on them. Colored buoys at the entry are easily identified. Strictly follow the route between the buoys.
Danger: Follow the channel marked by the buoys because of very shallow water especially to the W.
You will be assisted in docking. There are 3 – 5 meters depth in the basin.
100-ton mobile lift
Electricity (220 – 380 Volt/50 Hz)
Discharge facilities are in order.
Cafeterias, bars and a chartering company are available.
Alaçatı Bay is controlled by the Sport’s Council of Çeşme. A plan have been accepted and the bay is now officially recognized as a windsurfing and kitesurfing bay. All other water sports like waterski, wakeboarding etc. are absolutely forbidden and a maximum 3 miles per hour speed limit is set for all boats within the Alaçatı bay.
Alaçatı natural harbor; is one of the rarest places in the world for surfing since the sea is very smooth yet there is consistent and steady winds. It is a haven for windsurfers and sailors alike with its steady winds yet relatively calm waters.
Accommodation : Hotels, Motels, Pensions
Sport : Windsurfing, Sailing
Beach : Windless, sandy and calm. Çark, Piyade
Dining : Restaurants, Buffets, Cafes, Bakeries
Shopping : Markets, Shops, Stores, Fish Market
Entertainment : Discotheques, Bars
Health: Health Center
Communication : Post Office, Phone, Internet
Public Market : Every Saturday
Antique Market : Every Saturday and Sunday
Special Shopping : Wine, Grape, Olive, Olive Oil
FISH AND SEA PRODUCT SPECIES LIST OF THE AEGEAN SEA
Located adjacent to the Alaçatı Marina, our hotel is an integral part of the Port Alaçatı Canal City project. This unique project integrates waterways as ‘streets’ leading into housing units and thus is affectionately named ‘The Venice Project’ among the local population.
Port Hotel utilizes a unique blend of Turkish and Aegean architectures and is located on the waterfront. The hotel is the only one in the area where every room offers a unique, breathtaking view of the Aegean along with individual balconies and terraces from which you can enjoy this beautiful scenery. Our hotel offers truly boutique-style accommodations with its four suites and thirteen regular rooms that are decorated in a bright, contemporary fashion.
Every room offers a stunning view of the Aegean and offers a unique balcony or terrace for your pleasure. All rooms are fully air-conditioned and have telephones, satellite tv, complimentary wired and wireless internet access, minibar, safe and hair dryers.
With its rich wine menu, our restaurant offers a Turkish-Mediterranean dining experience. Fresh ingredients are hand-selected and cooked using traditional home-style recipes. You can sample the special flavors of our restaurant in the light, breezy environment the Restaurant.
Marina – Alaçatı Centrium 3 km. Alaçatı – İzmir 78 km, Adnan Menderes International Airport 90 km, Ilıca 5 km, Çeşme 12 km, Ildır 18 km, Efes 155.
Minibus : Alaçatı – Çeşme
Bus : Alaçatı – Çeşme, İzmir
İzmir Adnan Menderes International Airport