Opened as Turkey's first thermal hotel in 1929, it was lovingly restored in 2010 to its original features and with the support of Gazi University to reflect the classic design of the original building. Situated in the beautiful forest of Yalova, it is 30 km from the town centre though there are some small local amenities within 500m of the property. The hotel's concept is to offer the height of luxury and elegance to its guests as well as the ultimate health experience. Awarded a Certificate of Excellence by Trip Advisor in 2013,2014 and 2015 guests will find this the ideal place to relax and unwind. The structure consists of two buildings connected with a glass tunnel which connects to an open thermal pool and fitness centre in a glass pyramid. The rooms are decorated in a classic style with luxurious furniture and top-notch amenities. The main restaurant offers an extensive breakfast buffet every morning and for lunch and dinner, travellers may choose between different culinary options.