Hotel Nova is located in Ören (Adramytteion), which is the meeting place for justice, health and peace in the Antiquity. It is in the middle of the Bay of Edremit which generously spread on the “Işıklar Coast” where Homeros was born, at the foot of the magnificent Kaz Dağı (Mount Ida) and just opposite the Island Lesbos.
Having housed many civilizations throughout its long past, the province is a rich center of historical remains bringing the oldest times of humanity to light. According to mythology, the world’s first beauty contest was held here, on Kaz Dağı, and Aphrodite was chosen the queen from the three beautiful goddesses. Kaz Dağı (Mt. Ida, 1774 meters) is situated at the southern tip of Canakkale by the beautiful Kaz Dagı National Park with magnificent landscapes, peaceful green areas and several hot springs.
Having an extremely mild and relaxing climate, Edremit and Altinoluk ranks second in the World for a high oxygen density, are the towns that stud The Gulf of Edremit, together with Oren, where green pine forests meet the sandy shores of fine holiday resorts. In one part of this beautiful village you may see Roman and Byzantine ruins, while in the other you can find the most fresh and delicious seafood of the district, offered by good restaurants. In this place called the “Olive Riviera”, Ayvalık is also a picturesque spot with its fine beaches facing a collection of 25 small lovely islands. There is the “Seytan Sofrasi” (the Devil’s Banquet) which offers one of the most perfect panaromic sunsets in the world. The site also affords a marvelous view of the Sarmisakli peninsula, famous for its beaches, and the little island of Cunda (Alibey).