Swissotel Grand Efes Izmir

Address: Gaziosmanpasa Bulvari No: 1 Alsancak, Izmir, Izmir, Turkish Aegean Coast, 35210, Turkey | 5 star hotel
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This 5 star hotel, located on Gaziosmanpasa Bulvari No: 1 Alsancak, Izmir, Izmir, is near Konak Pier, Kadifekale, Camlik Locomotive Museum (Çamlik Buharli Lokomotif Müzesi), and Synagogue Street (Havra Sokagi).
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsSwissotel Grand Efes Izmir

    Reviewed by tmarts


    Reviewed Sep 22, 2013
    by (11 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

    Excellent room -great soft mattress and pillows. Near to the Esplanade where there are many cafes. Expensive wine list.

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    TripAdvisor Reviews Swissotel Grand Efes Izmir

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

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