Many of the villages along the route have no accommodation but this will soon change as the trail grows in popularity. The website will be updated and keep you informed of new and recommended places to stay.
The law on wild camping is vague; at the time of writing the forestry ministry are introducing new laws for visitors entering forest areas. Check the website for the latest information. There are many beautiful wild camping spots along the route so please try and leave them as you found them.
Be careful if lighting a fire as it is forbidden in most places.
There are quite a number of places in the town.
Dream Hotel (Open All Year)
+90 532 597 20 09
Villa Floria (Closed from October to May)
Kumlubük Maris Otel (Open All Year)
There is a place to pitch a tent by the Necip Dayının Yeri teahouse in the center.
Contact Mehmet: + 90 538 499 24 77
There is no accommodaiton available in the village. Should you want to set a tent, 800 meters outside the village on the road to Söğüt is Kaçamak Cafe, you may put a tent in their garden. Toilets and showers available.
There are two places on AirBnB in the village.
In 4 km's distance is Söğüt Village and there are plenty of places to stay.
There are three restaurants that are open in the summer months. Sailors House Restaurant has bungalows and is suitalble for tents.
Sailor's House (Mustafa)
+90 536 448 63 39
The only option in this remote part of the peninsula is to camp. Close to the ruined church is a spring that runs all year except for the summer months.
Suna House (open all year)
+90 535 682 6014 (Suna is the owner)
There are plenty of places for accommodation in the town.
Suna Pansiyon Apart (OPEN All Year)
0536 423 49 43 (Suna Hanım)
0252 456 21 34 (Fadıl Ünlü)
Many options for accommodation
Sardunya Hotel & Restaurant (Open All Year)
+90 252 446 42 89
Poseidon Boutique Hotel (Open All Year)
+90 (252) 446 40 80
+90 538 286 31 19
Zakkum Restaurant Pansiyon
0532 897 78 86
0533 773 13 35
There are plenty of options for accommodation. Check for availability for winter months.
+90252 712 48 75
Konak Tucel Efe
Eski Datça Evleri
The campsite is located on the 3rd km after the village. You need to go off the route for 500 meters to get there. There are tents and rooms avaible for rent. They are open all year round. The owners of the campsite are well aware of the trail and helped us a lot during the maintenance of the trail in the peninsula.
Tel: +90 536 680 19 77 (Onur Yurtbaşı)
There is no accommodation in this bay. The land is a private property and it is ok to pass through the land to the beach. Musa Unal lives on this place and it is best to give him a call before you get there. Musa Ünal (0535 3270241). It is ok to put a tent on the beach, but no fires please!
There are plenty of places that are open in the summer months but the options are limited on the other months of the year. Please check booking.com for availibility. You can put your tent up by this long beach.
It is forbidden to camp in the ancient city however it is possible to the so by the parking area (which is almost emty off the season).
The only option is to camp. Water is a problem in these bays, but there is a large olive groove in Mersincik and the guard of the land is quite helpful for the hikers. Many people reported that they could get water from them.
Karaköy (Körmen Limanı)
The village that is located a few km's inland is called Karaköy and the harbour area is known as Körmen. There is one camping on the beacg that is open in the summer months.
Mercan Pansiyon (Karaincir District)
There is a restaurant that is open in the summer motnths.. Ali Bar & Restaurant (+90 546 210 27 09). Please contact him should you want to camp here)
Global Sailing Resort
Defne Butik Otel
+90 533 335 6150
Pandispanya Butik Pansiyon
0535 550 93 49
0 535 855 71 41
+90.252.243 51 08