ABOUT US 2017-08-29T14:06:33+00:00

OUR FOUNDER & FATHER AHMET OZKAL

Laying the foundations of our premises in 1974, Ahmet Ozkal utilised here for his family’s holidays. In 1981, he began to operate Kumlubuku Yacht Club as a restaurant.

Founder of the first yacht club in Turkey, where the jet-set worldwide are nowadays regular at, Ahmet Ozkal, so-called “Hollandali Ahmet” (Dutch Ahmet) started a restaurant in a virgin bay in Marmaris-Kumlubuk, where in 1974 he incidentally stopped by and fell in love, and shortly makes it a haunt of the popular people. Known to be charismatic by his friends, Ahmet Ozkal married his beloved wife Sirin Ozkal three years after establishment of the restaurant. Having lived his life to the fullest, he passed away in 2013.

OUR MOTHER SIRIN OZKAL

In 1984, she fell in love with firstly; the unique nature of Kumlubuk, secondly; Mr.Ahmet Ozkal. Always backing him up with a great love and support Mr.Ozkal side by side until he passed away, Sirin Ozkal has played an important role in maintaining Kumlubuku Yacht Club until these days.

Starting every day very early with an endless energy, Sirin Ozkal and perfectly administrates her business until midnight like a maestro. Paying attention to the slightest details, Ozkal never compromises on quality of Kumlubuku Yacht Club.

NEW GENERATION

The next generation to take over the command of the Kumlubuku Yacht Club: Vendela, Demir and Ahmet. Their characteristics in common are their love for their dad and their ambition for Kumlubuk.

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