Where to Swim in Istanbul? Best Popular Beach Clubs & Pools of 2024

Beach Clubs in Istanbul

Here is a detailed post about Where to Swim in Istanbul, the best beach clubs & beach club entry prices in Istanbul and how to reach there:

Where to Swim in Istanbul?


Istanbul, a vibrant city bridging Europe and Asia, offers an array of beach clubs that provide a perfect escape from the bustling urban life. Among the most popular is the Solar Beach Club Istanbul, renowned for its lively atmosphere and pristine location. Another favorite is Büyükçekmece Beach Club, offering a serene retreat with stunning sea views. Florya Güneş Beach and Riva Beach Istanbul are also top spots for those seeking sun and sea.

For those wondering, "Does Istanbul have a beach?" – the answer is a resounding yes! The city boasts numerous beaches such as Florya Beach and Burc Beach Istanbul, ideal for a refreshing swim. Many Istanbul beach clubs, including the best beach clubs in Istanbul, like the Florya Beach and Güneş Beach, also host fantastic beach parties.

The city is surrounded by the sea but there are only a few beaches where you can rent sun beds and umbrellas. Most of them are far from the city center where the sea water is usually cleaner.

Locals can be seen while jumping from the rocks and docks into the fresh waters of Bosphorus in the center but it might not be very convenient and comfortable for tourists to swim or sunbathe in the public areas or even on the public beaches.

That is why I personally do not recommend free public beaches for tourists, families, and couples. Pay a couple Turkish Liras and go to the private beach. You will feel much more secure.

If you are wondering about where to swim in Istanbul? This post will help you a lot.



Here are some of the popular destinations and beach clubs in Kilyos, Florya, Sariyer and Buyukcekmece .


Kilyos Beaches





















Istanbul Solar Beach Prices

Solar Beach prices in 2020 (per person):

Weekdays :  50 TL (Turkish Liras)

Weekends: 100 TL

Children under 7 years old are free of charge.

On special days and holidays weekends prices will apply.


How to Reach Solar Beach

You can use Solar Beach Shuttle Bus from Hacı Osman metro station until the beach.


Weekdays (Monday-Friday) Shuttle Hours

Hacı Osman Metro Station: 09:45

Return: 18:00

Contact : Mr.Ahmet  ( Gsm: +90 0533 222 95 53 )

Shuttles are paid and reservation is mandatory.


Weekends (Saturday-Sunday) Shuttle Hours

Hacıosman Metro Station: 9:00 - 10:00

Return: 18:00 - 19:00


By Private Vehicle;

Please Check Solar Beach website for Navigation details


ADDRESS: Solar Beach, Kumkoy Mahallesi Tatlısu Caddesi No /26
Kilyos Sarıyer Istanbul, Turkiye

TEL: +90 212 201 20 86
GSM: +90 533 967 46 71
[email protected]






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Burc Beach Price List

Weekdays Ticket Fee (Online ): 60 TL

Weekdays Ticket Fee (at the Door) : 65 TL


Weekends Ticket Fee (Online ): 95 TL

Weekends Ticket Fee (at the Door) : 115TL

Website of Burc Beach

TEL :+90 212 359 58 00  Department Ext;  157, 119  or 137

[email protected]




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Address: Demircikoy - Sarıyer/ ISTANBUL

Tel: +90 (212) 204 07 33

Email:  [email protected]




Here is the rest of the list for the beaches of Istanbul, and the numbers of the public buses that pass from these beaches: Hopefully it will answer the question " where to swim in Istanbul ? ".





Florya Gunes Beach

florya gunes beach
Florya Beach ( Florya Gunes Plaji) Prices;

25 Turkish Liras per person. 12 TL for students and 0-7 years old are free of charge.


Address: Senlikköy Mahallesi, Florya Sahil Parki,


Phone: +90 212 550 39 64


Yesilkoy Ciroz Kumsali

Yesilkoy Police Station Beach

  • Sariyer Beach

Tarabya Beach

Rumeli Kavagi Beach

Rumeli Feneri

Demircikoy Uzunca Beach

Demircikoy Dalya Beach

Kilyos Beach

Gumusdere Beach

Kisirkaya Beach

  • Arnavutkoy Beach

Yenikoy Shore in front of Dog Shelter

Durusu Karaburun Ondeniz East

Durusu Karaburun Arka Deniz

Yenikoy Shore in front of hotel

Durusu Karaburun Ondeniz West

  • Buyukcekmece Beach

Celaliye in front of Social Facilities

Kumburgaz Beach

Mimarsinan Public Beach

Albatros Beach

Gurpinar Beach

Kamiloba in front of Agar Camp.

  • Catalca Beach

Karacakoy Beach

Ormanlı Beach

Karacakoy Yalı Beach

Karacakoy Evcik Beach

  • Silivri Beach

Uyumkent Sitesi

Semizkum Basinkent 4 Site

Semizkum Mocamp

Altinorak Sitesi

Bizimkoy - Park koy

Selimpasa Duruman

Silivri Baskent

Silivri Kumluk





  • Beykoz Beach

Elmaskoyu Beach

Poyraz Beach

Riva Beach

  • Kadikoy Beach

Caddebostan Beach behind Buyuk Klup

Caddebostan Beach Behind Irmak Schools

Suadiye Beach


  • Sile Beach

Ayazma Beach

Ayazma Beach Kumbaba

Agva Public Beach Mendirek

Agva Public Beach Camlik

Bozgoca Beach

Imrenli Beach

Akçakese Akkaya Beach

Kabakoz Beach

Uzunkum Beach1

Uzunkum Beach (Middle)

Uzunkum Plajı2 (Next to River)

Aglayankaya Beach

Sofular Beach

Alacali Beach

Dogancili Beach

Sahilkoy Beach


You will also need Istanbulkart to travel by public transportation. Read ISTANBULKART – TOTAL GUIDE TO ISTANBUL METRO PASS post to find out where and how to buy Istanbulkart.

If you wish to take a taxi,  you can use the Istanbul taxi fare calculator's website to find out about estimated costs and distances.




Istanbul's beach clubs and beaches offer a diverse range of experiences for locals and visitors alike. Whether you're looking to dance the night away at a beach party, enjoy a peaceful day by the sea, or explore the natural beauty of the city's coastline, there's something for everyone. The best beach clubs in Istanbul, such as Solar Beach Club Istanbul, Büyükçekmece Beach Club, and Florya Güneş Beach, provide top-notch facilities and a vibrant atmosphere, making them the perfect destinations for a memorable summer. So, pack your swimwear, head to one of Istanbul's beautiful beaches, and enjoy the ultimate seaside experience in this magnificent city. ​




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