Hotels in Uludağ closed the season: Despite the 1,60-meter snow thickness in Uludağ, almost all of the hotels ended early in the season when customer demand decreased - A hotel and some cafes continue to serve with mechanical facilities for those who want to ski in the area remaining for daily excursions - GÜMTOB Chairman of the Board Beceren: “The season went better than last year, but when the weather got warmer, although the quality of the snow was extremely good, the hotel customer decreased. Now there are more excursionists "
Despite the 1,60-meter snow thickness in Uludağ, one of the important centers of skiing and winter tourism, almost all hotels closed early in the season when customer demand decreased.
For those who want to ski in the region, a hotel and some cafes with mechanical facilities continue to serve.
South Marmara Touristic Hoteliers Association (GÜMTOB) Chairman Haluk Beceren, AA correspondent, said last season because of the lack of profits due to the cancellation of the reservation in the last season, in the last winter season, experiencing a very fertile hoteliers said that the season.
Beceren, reminding that Uludağ, where snow depths approaching 3 meters are seen from time to time, hosted thousands of local and foreign tourists throughout the season, stated that full occupancy rates were achieved especially during the New Year and semester holidays.
- "Mechanical facilities will be open until the end of the month"
Noting that despite the end of March, there is still 1,60 meters of snow in the "hotel zone", Beceren said, “The season was better than last year, but when the weather got warmer, although the quality of the snow was extremely good, the hotel customer decreased. There are more excursionists now. That's why hotels closed the season early. Mechanical facilities will be open until the end of the month for those who come daily and want to ski. In addition, a hotel and some cafes continue to serve ”.
Beceren, those who want to get information about the snow condition, tracks and accommodation facilities in Uludağ,I www.uludaginfo.coStating that they can benefit from the web address, those who visit the "hotel zone" on a daily basis can also get instant data from it.
Stating that almost all of the accommodation facilities in Uludağ have closed the season, but a few hotels can be re-opened in summer, according to demand, Beceren said that Arab tourists coming to the city from Gulf countries such as Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates can be hosted here in the summer.
Haluk Beceren stated that the number of Arab tourists who preferred Uludağ in the winter season surpassed even Russian tourists, adding that they expect the Arabs to continue their interest in Uludağ in the summer heat.