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Review of Lemon Lounge

Lemon Lounge
Ranked #2 of 8 Nightlife in Dalyan
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Owner description: The Lemon Lounge is our second addition to the Olive Lounge family, already famous for being the one and only real lounge boat in Dalyan. Together with her sister Olive, Lemon is designed and build to offer her guests the most comfortable and relaxing day out on the water possible. Lemon also has all the mod cons you already know from Olive, such as a toilet (even more fancy than before!) And a fresh water shower. Let us treat you to some authentic Turkish cuisine, lounge music, mouth watering drinks and of course great service, and enjoy a boat trip you'll never forget! Our top deck has plenty of sunbathing space for those who wish to top up their tan, and our lower deck is completely shaded for those who choose to stay cool. Free WiFi available on board during our tours!
Reviewed 10 October 2013

great day out had booked for the Tuesday after arriving in dalyan the night before
but were informed personally at our apartments that due to the weather forecast would we like to go on the Thursday instead which was a nice touch

got to the boat to find out there was only going to be 8 people on due to no shows which is totally unfair as these guys need to make a living and this type of thing just lets everyone involved down

anyway off we went at approx. 10am the rest of the company was very friendly ..down the river and out into the sea at turtle beach for a cruise around the bay with a number of swim stops thrown in
plus what my wife said was the best food she had tasted in a while which for her standards is no mean feat
the weather was very good and the water was lovely and warm
on our way back we moored at turtle beach for some melon and pastries which were excellent
then off back up the river to finish our trip all in all great day out at a very good price of 60tl each
going back to dalyan next year and will be looking to book again

thanks fraser and nancy

1  Thank nanbean123
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Reviewed 9 October 2013

Had a brilliant day, setting off from the harbour about 10am and got back about 5pm. Very relaxing and layed back atmosphere. Facilities on boat were superb. I would say the highlight of the day was the food which was so fresh and tasty, chicken, kebabs, burgers, salads and lovely turkish delicacies, much more than we could eat but I tried my best. The two young men on board were extremely helpful, courteous and took great care of my wife and I. I would definitely recommend this try to anyone, absolutely great value for money.

Thank Denis H
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Reviewed 6 October 2013

Having been on the Olive Lounge last year with Alper & Anouk we had no hesitation in booking a trip with them again this year. Originally this should have been on the Olive but as this boat is currently undergoing minor repairs we were lucky enough to go on the even more luxurious Lemon Lounge. We were originally due to go on the Tuesday of our week long holiday but Alper arrived at our hotel reception at 8am to explain that the weather forecast was not very good for that day and would we consider a postponement to the Thursday. We really appreciated that he had come to the hotel when he could have just phoned and we agreed to the postponement and considering the storms on the Tuesday afternoon was 100% the correct decision. The day starts at 10am and we arrived at its mooring outside the Tezcan hotel just after 9:30 having caught the hotel's courtesy dolmus to find our captain for the day Anil still eating his breakfast, but it was no problem to let us onboard and provide complimentary coffee before departure, we were on the Ekincik bay tour and this involves a lovely trip down the river past the tombs to the sea and some lovely swim stops and a fantastic BBQ lunch with 3 different meats and about 10 different salad/vegetable/pasta dishes plus bread at an extended stop whilst the captain becomes the chef. Then later in the afternoon at the beach stop lovely melon and Baklava is served.The day cost us 60tl (less than £20) I believe this is slightly more in high season and drinks are reasonable. We be back on the Olive/Lemon or Ivy (new boat for 2014) next year. Thanks to Alper, Anouk and Anil for a fantastic day out.

2  Thank Simon1967
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Reviewed 6 October 2013

We got married at a hotel in Dalyan and had our after party on the lovely Lemon Lounge. Our party consisted of 25 people the youngest being our 2 year old son and everyone had an amazing time.
We started with a trip to a bay near the beach where our guests went swimming and ended up on the lake under the stars.
The crew were great and didn't stop making us fabulous cocktails all day. The food is some of the best I have ever tasted.
Thank you to all the staff on The Lemon Lounge for helping make our wedding day so special

Thank Clairemactum
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Reviewed 21 September 2013

This is our 2nd time back in Dalyan and we went on Olive Lounge last year and Lemon Lounge this year. There was 14 of us in total with the youngest being 3yrs and the oldest being 87! All of our group loved this and agreed was the best day of the holiday! I am not a fish lover and was a bit worried that lunch would be just fish, but they did a BBQ on the end of the boat and we had chicken, meat balls and beautiful food that was so nice. The staff are great and the boat is clean and perfect with space downstairs and plenty of room up top to sunbathe!!

I could not fault this and if you walk down the river, you will clearly see Olive and Lemon Lounge stand out from all the others and if you book I guarantee you will NOT be disappointed! We tried to book again for our 2nd week as we enjoyed it so much, but it was booked out! I would suggest book before you come out to ensure you get one of these boats. We looked at other ones, but none lived up to the Lemon or Olive Lounge!

Loved this boat! Fantastic!

Thank Helen C
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