Güvercinlik Village, Bodrum – Muğla- Turkey
GPS : 37°07’53.7″N 27°33’41.3″E / 37.131581, 27.561474
GPS : 37°08’09.1″N 27°34’48.7″E / 37.135864, 27.580204
The shores are densily wooded. This large bay indents to the East. Westerlies send swell in. The cove on southern part of Pina Peninsula provides adequate shelter from the prevailing wind with a line ashore. Nightlife is slow and relaxing with the emphasis on enjoying a laid back evening with good company and a soothing ambience.
You can find all kinds of Güvercinlk facilities for all kind of holiday concepts in to enjoy Güvercinlik. Bodrum Güvercinlik pensions are mostly located at the center of the town. Generally local families run the pensions showing glimpses of the village life. You wake up to a peaceful morning of a fisher town, open your eyes with engine sounds of the fishing boats. On the south there is another bay with a resort of 7-8 villas. Surrounded with trees and the beach. Sea is still shimmery.
Eating out in Güvercinlik is all about enjoying traditional and fresh cuisine cooked by local chefs. Due to the fish farms that are located close by, the recommended dish is freshly caught sea bass however there are other tasty dishes on the menu including pizzas, pastas and fresh salads.
Anchor off the village in the depths of 4 – 9 meters. The bottom is sand. Good holding. There is a shelter for local fishing boats.
Provisions and bank ATMs are available in vicinity.
Wireless connections are provided from the cafes.
State clinic, pharmacy and Genderma Station are located in the village zone.
Village hosts a few pensions.
For assistance : Village administration
At the Güvercinlik entrance of Bodrum-Güvercinlik road, you can see the ruins of ancient Karyanda city. Although it’s suggested that there is an ancient Karyanda settlement on Salih Island, the evidence to prove the ancient settlement is pretty indistinct. Karyanda settlers have left the island and settled on Türkbükü Gölköy region and called it the New Karyanda.
Bodrum 18 km, Milas 30 km and Bodrum-Milas International Airport 12 km.
Minibus : Güvercinlik – Bodrum, Hava Limanı
Bus : Güvercinlik – Bodrum, Milas
Ferryboat : Bodrum – Cos, Datça, İstanbul, Turgutreis – Cos
Seabus : Bodrum – Rhodes, Marmaris, Cleopatra Island
Airport : Milas-Bodrum International Airport