Swissotel Grand Efes Izmir
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- Drycleaning onsite
- Shuttle bus service
- Tennis Court
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
TravelPod Member ReviewsSwissotel Grand Efes Izmir
Excellent room -great soft mattress and pillows. Near to the Esplanade where there are many cafes. Expensive wine list.
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