Families will find kid-friendly activities in Side, and visitors give high marks for the beaches. This tucked away city also attracts tourists with its water parks. A top sight in the area is Aspendos Theatre.
- You'll find 2437 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Antalya
- The closest major airport is in Antalya (AYT-Antalya Intl.), 34.1 mi (54.8 km) from the city center
Sightseeing and Staying in Side
The city is notable for landmarks like Agora, Side Theater, and Temple of Apollo and Athena. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and such places to visit as Side East Beach and Side West Beach. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Side Museum and Side Harbor.
In Side, you'll find 331 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have plenty of choices for your holiday retreat. Below are top ones based on Expedia user reviews:
- Trendy Verbena Beach - All Inclusive - With a stay at this 5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to 5 outdoor pools and a full-service spa, along with a free stocked minibar.
- Q Spa Resort - Our customers love the WiFi and quiet rooms at this aparthotel. Amenities at this aparthotel include a full-service spa and free breakfast.
- Side Resort Hotel - Amenities at this resort include a full-service spa and 2 restaurants. Expedia customers like its dining options and breakfast.
A top sight in the surrounding area is Aspendos Theatre, 16.7 mi/26.9 km from the heart of the city.
Dressing for Side
- Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 67°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 41°F
- From April to June, the average is 91°F during the day and 48°F at night
- July through September sees average temperatures of 95°F during the day and 62°F at night
- In October-December, you can expect 85°F as the daytime average and 43°F as the nighttime average
- Side gets about 38.66 inches of rain per year
- August and July are usually the hottest months averaging 93°F, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 42°F