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Get into the Olympic spirit with sporting legends at Anda Barut Collection

Published: Tue 23 Apr 2024 at 11:55


Jet2holidays is celebrating the grand opening of the brand-new Anda Barut Collection in Turkey, which as well as providing customers with five-star luxury and dedicated zones for adults and families, is also offering active holidaymakers, or ‘hol-ympians’, the exclusive chance to train with Olympians in an Olympic year.  

The Anda Barut Collection officially opens on May 1st and to mark its opening the resort is hosting a Wellness Weekend from 10-12th May featuring Olympic medallists and World Champions including Paula Radcliffe, Colin Jackson, Denise Lewis, Daley Thompson and Rebecca Adlington. 

As well as morning runs, sea front circuits, and swims with these sporting superstars, there are also dance fit classes with Strictly stars James & Ola Jordan, boxing fit workouts with former world champion Johnny Nelson, rowing sessions with Olympians Vicky Thornley & Ric Eginton, and yoga classes with Olympic silver medallist in diving, Leon Taylor.  

In addition to this star-studded Wellness Weekend, the Anda Barut Collection has a host of other events planned for its first summer including musical concerts, art exhibitions, gastronomy workshops and a host of natural history-based events in partnership with National Geographic. 

The Anda Barut is the latest addition to Jet2holidays’ Luxe collection, and features a spectacular beachfront location, five pools, 24 hour All Inclusive Plus as standard and unlimited à la carte dining. The resort is split into three zones, with an area for families, one for adults, and a shared space for everyone, meaning it suits everyone from families to couples. 

The resort is accessible from both Bodrum and Izmir Airports with and Jet2holidays, giving holidaymakers unrivalled access when it comes to reaching this sublime spot in the Turkish sunshine.  

Steve Heapy, CEO of and Jet2holidays, said: “The brand-new Anda Barut Collection is a fantastic addition to our portfolio, offering customers five-star luxury on the stunning Turkish coastline and it is sure to be a huge hit with customers. We are very excited about the opening of this brand-new resort which has something special for all types of customers, whether it’s families or couples. In an Olympic year we know that people will be inspired to emulate the achievements of the athletes, so what better way to launch this fabulous resort than by offering customers to join Olympic superstars in the Turkish sunshine. The Wellness Weekend is proving to be extremely popular with customers who want to enjoy a more active type of holiday and is the perfect way to fire the starting gun on the opening of this stunning resort.” 

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