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Swissotel Grand Efes Izmir

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Baudour, Belgium
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

A very nice hotel, clean, spacious rooms, with a nice garden, very nice pool. A good breakfast buffet helps to start the morning, the staff is friendly and helpful. Not all speak English that well, but you can get your messages across. An interesting issue was that at the bar you could not pay with Euros, but that was a... More 

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Rıza E, General Manager at Swissotel Grand Efes Izmir, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Please accept our sincere thanks for spending your precious time to share your kind feedback. We appreciate your valuable comments. We look forward to welcoming you in the future and hope to host you again in Swissôtel Büyük Efes, Izmir. Best Regards, Swissôtel Büyük Efes, İzmir Hotel Management More 

Istanbul, Turkey
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18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Swisshotel grand Izmir has disappointed us in some ways. Nice hotel, clean, spacious etc.. but TERRIBLE STAFF. Not all of them ofcoarse, this commentary is not written for the Nice and hard working staff. But; We had 3 rooms at the hotel and on Sunday morning around 09.55 I called the reception to ask for a Late Check out and... More 

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Rıza E, General Manager at Swissotel Grand Efes Izmir, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all, we would like to thank you for choosing the Swissôtel Buyuk Efes Izmir and sharing your impressions with us. We are deeply sorry for the inconvenience caused on your last day. After a lovely and comfortable stay, we want our guests to leave satisfied and with a smile on their faces. We were not able... More 

Saudi Arabia
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

It is really hi class hotel but i did not have my complentry for 2 days . The location is cool. But i m sure i will not come back again , racisum treatment . This what i felt . No body smile , no help with taxi , i just do not like it atall.

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29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Probably one of the best hotels i'have ever seen. The gardens are amazing, the lobbies modern and spacious and the spa area one of the best in Izmir. All the restaurants served great food and the rooms are of very modern and quite spacious. The location is very good as well. Service is top notch.

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Rıza E, Front Office Manager at Swissotel Grand Efes Izmir, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for choosing Swissôtel Büyük Efes as your home during your visit to Izmir. Thank you very much for taking time to share your comments. It is nice to know that you enjoyed staying in our hotel. Looking forward to welcoming you back in Swissôtel Büyük Efes for your recent visit to Izmir.... More 

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85 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I loved this hotel. The service was brilliant, the rooms filled with everything you need and more, the hotel grounds beautiful and secure! The pool area is lovely, with a children's area, and lots of sun loungers. You can also look into the pool itself from the restaurant below! Be warned! The food is top quality, and the buffet breakfast... More 

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Rıza E, General Manager at Swissotel Grand Efes Izmir, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your comments regarding our hotel and staff during your visit. We are delighted to hear that you were happy with our property. We hope to welcome you back soon. Best Regards, Swissôtel Büyük Efes, İzmir Hotel Management More 

Rognac
1 review
Reviewed 6 October 2016

The hotel is very nice and very well located. The staff is very professional and friendly. It is quiet. The decoration is nice. The people at the reception are very helpful. I recommend this hotel without hesitation.

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Rıza E, General Manager at Swissotel Grand Efes Izmir, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your comments regarding our hotel and staff during your visit. We are delighted to hear that you were happy with our property. We hope to welcome you back soon. Best Regards, Swissôtel Büyük Efes, İzmir Hotel Management More 

Istanbul
1 review
Reviewed 6 October 2016

The staff is so polite and helpful. Facilities are satisfying. Outside pool. Central locatian. Variety in breakfest. Good coffee. Nespresso in the room Complimentry fruits in the room. Walking in the big backyard

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Rıza E, General Manager at Swissotel Grand Efes Izmir, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your comments regarding our hotel and staff during your visit. We are delighted to hear that you were happy with our property. We hope to welcome you back soon. Best Regards, Swissôtel Büyük Efes, İzmir Hotel Management More 

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15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We have picked Swissotel Grand Efes for our first anniversary of marriage. Hotel is pretty old but classic. Front desk team is nice also the concierge was helpful. Concierge team made a pinpoint recommendation for a restaurant. Breakfast was very good. Open buffet with a large variety. Have taken facial treatment and did not really like it. The lady was... More 

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Rıza E, General Manager at Swissotel Grand Efes Izmir, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Please accept our sincere thanks for spending your precious time to share your kind feedback. We appreciate your valuable comments. We look forward to welcoming you in the future and hope to host you again in Swissôtel Büyük Efes, Izmir. Best Regards, Swissôtel Büyük Efes, İzmir Hotel Management More 

Newtown Square
1 review
Reviewed 3 October 2016

The hotel is modern, comfortable, clean, conveniently located and a very good value. It offers many amenities that are excellent and of good quality. I have stayed here several times in the last three years and it is my preferred lodging when I come to Izmir.

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Rıza E, General Manager at Swissotel Grand Efes Izmir, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for choosing Swissôtel Büyük Efes as your home during your visit to Izmir. Thank you very much for taking time to share your comments. It is nice to know that you enjoyed staying in our hotel. Looking forward to welcoming you back in Swissôtel Büyük Efes for your recent visit to Izmir.... More 

Izmir, Turkey
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41 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Three years ago, the hotel surpassed my expectations. This year, still an excellent hotel with very friendly employees, but it lacks that extra-mile that used to be before. Three years ago, when I was showing during the evening to my room, the bed was prepared to go sleep. Corner was folded, ambient lights were on, and slippers were next to... More 

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Rıza E, General Manager at Swissotel Grand Efes Izmir, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Please accept our sincere thanks for spending your precious time to share your kind feedback. We appreciate your valuable comments. We look forward to welcoming you in the future and hope to host you again in Swissôtel Büyük Efes, Izmir. Best Regards, Swissôtel Büyük Efes, İzmir Hotel Management More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Aquarium Restaurant
Aquarium Restaurant
Cuisines: Seafood, Mediterranean, Turkish, European, Greek
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in 12.000 m² of landscaped gardens Swissotel Buyuk Efes, Izmir is a five-star deluxe hotel located in the heart of the city’s commercial hub and overlooking the spectacular Kordon Promenade, on Turkey’s Aegean Sea. Adnan Menderes International Airport is less than 10 miles (15 km) and 20 minutes away. Swissotel Buyuk Efes has 402 luxury rooms including 55 elegantly decorated suites At Swissotel Buyuk Efes the guests are presented an inspiring art collection from Fernando Botero to Turkey’s leading exponents of modern art throughout the hotel with more than 800 art masterpieces and a selection of traditional Turkish and contemporary cuisine in a variety of attractive restaurants & bar: Equinox, Cafe Swiss, Aquarium and Sky Bar. Equipped with the latest technology available Buyuk Efes Convention Center located in the hotel, is designed to host all kinds of meetings and conferences in an ideal setting. Over 5,500m², Purovel Spa&Sport provides the Alpine inspired solution to healthy living within a stylish and contemporary environment. Facilities include; 14 treatment rooms, a Presidential Wellness Suite for couple therapies, a hydrotherapy room, solarium, a relaxation lounge, Turkish Hammam, steam bath, sauna, jacuzzi, indoor & outdoor swimming pools, pilates studios, group fitness classes, personal training and a tennis court. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Swissotel Grand Efes Izmir

Address: Gaziosmanpasa Bulvari No: 1 Alsancak, Izmir, Izmir 35210, Turkey
Region: Turkey > Turkish Aegean Coast > Izmir Province > Izmir
Price Range: $136 - $191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Swissotel Grand Efes Izmir 5*
Number of rooms: 402
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“Choose the rooms with the balcony to the garden.”
 of 5 bubbles OzlemYasemin, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
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“Get a room on the inner courtyard for quiet, good view.”
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“Ask for a room above the main entrance.”
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“I asked for a quiet room as always, don't always get one, but did this time.”
 of 5 bubbles B1276WYmichaels, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
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