The luxury 5-star Porto Bello Hotel Resort & Spa offers modern comforts and exceptional facilities from a privileged spot facing the Mediterranean sea. Guests will struggle to find the hotel wanting, what with its superb spa and health centre, numerous sporting activities and eclectic dining options. Located on the Konyaalti beachfront, near the foot of the Beydaglari mountain range, the hotel is only 6km or so from Antalya city centre. Guests are a swift bus journey from a rich architectural heritage that includes Hadrian''s Gate, built in honour of the Roman emperor in the second century, and Hidirlik Tower. Kaleici, the old city centre, offers visitors a great selection of bars, restaurants and shops. Enclosed by a neat border of palm trees, the hotel is a sleek new-build comprising of two small towers and direct access to the beach. In addition to indoor and outdoor swimming pools, the hotel boasts a spa that consists of a sauna, Turkish bath, fitness centre, beauty salon and selection of massage treatments. There is also the option of tennis, beach volleyball and table tennis, as well as organised water sports. The Palm restaurant provides a buffet of international cuisines and has a large outdoor area. The Allegria restaurant offers diners an Italian a-la-carte menu, while the Mangal restaurant serves delicious Mexican food. The Barbarossa pool bar is a more laidback affair, with a choice of lighter dishes and snacks, along with hot and cold beverages. (Check availability of facilities during the winter months.) The Standard guestrooms are both stylish and functional, employing warmly coloured fabrics and soft lighting to create a calm and relaxing environment. Notable amenities include free internet access, a balcony with views of either the mountains or the sea, and an en suite bathroom with bathtub. Free parking is available onsite.