Port Palmarina ( Yalikavak Marina) is situated in Yalikavak, 18 km away from Bodrum, the port Palmarina is the brand-new sophisticated and stylish face of Bodrum. Owned by Mubariz Masimov, Azerbaijani businessman, the port project for housing mega yachts is to be the first in Turkey, with over 45 million US dollars investment. The port has 400 yachts berthing capacity and will be 710 yachts and 26 mega yachts berthing capacity at the same time with the end of the project.
The glittering grand opening party was made on June 22, 2012 with the participation of the famous top model, Eva Herzigova and the very distinguished guests like the owner of Renault Formula-1 team, Italian businessman, Mr Flavio Briatore. Run by Mr Briatore, the famous Billionaire Club and the true Italian restaurant Cipriani have opened their new branches at Palmarina after Istanbul.
Designed by the famous Turkish architecture Emre Arolat, the port is like an entertainment island with various possibilities not only for yachters but also for tourists and locals.
Palmarina is so attractive with its breezy and chic restaurants and cafes… The world famous Italian Cipriani, very famous Istanbul steak restaurant known as the steak expert Nusret, Mezzaluna, Kitchennette, d.ream, Loft, Sait Fish Restaurant with its unique seafood specialties and more offer qualified variety in dining.
Palmalife Marina Hotel and Palmarina Boutique Hotel offer peaceful atmosphere with dignity.
A variety of shopping brands are lined through the streets inside the port. Palmabeach, the infinity pool of the Loft Beach Bar, fitness centre are also within the borders of this complex.
The very adventurous boating events and races, including the 4th Gant Cup, the 16th Bodrum Cup, the World of Wonders Cup, are also held in Palmarina Bodrum.
Palmarina Yalikavak : Longitude: 27° 17.02' E Latitude: 37° 6.2' N