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Urkmez Hotel

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Yorkshireman
Reviewed 15 November 2011

Excellent position just a few steps from the train station and just a few minutes to the Ephesus museum. We arrived early (about noon). Our room was not ready which is fine when you arrive at noon however we were promised it would be ready within minutes and we were given some apple tea whilst we waited in reception chatting...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 13 November 2011

Selcuk is the place to stay to visit Ephesus. The Urkmez Hotel is close to the bus station and the train, and there are a dozen or more restaurants within two blocks. No lift but the staff will take your bags upstairs. Breakfast is on the top floor with a great view of the aquaduct and the castle. Ephesus is...

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California
Reviewed 1 November 2011

worst shower ever. water comes down as a trickle. poor temperature regulation, so water can go from too cold to too hot with 1mm adjustment of the tap. the hotel itself is pretty basic. our room did not look anywhere as pretty as some of the pictures here, so there looks to be quite a difference in quality from room...

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Madison, WI
Reviewed 12 October 2011

My wife and I stayed at the Urkmez hotel for three nights in October 2011. The "hotels" in Selcuk are much more basic, hostel-like accomodations than a "hotel" you might expect from Izmir or Istanbul, so if you're expecting room service or a Hilton, then don't expect to find it in Selcuk. Given that, however, our experience at the Urkmez...

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Minneapolis,MN
Reviewed 7 October 2011

We stayed at this hotel for two nights in September. We arrived in Selcuk by train so this hotel was convenient when coming from the train station. This is a very basic hotel but very clean. The owners are very friendly and welcoming and speak english very well. If you are looking for a hotel that is stylish with amenities...

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Columbia, South Carolina
Reviewed 20 September 2011

On the good side, we liked staying in Selcuk and this "hotel" is in a good location in the town. On the down side, it is VERY run down (but mostly clean). I would also call it a youth hostel...I should have known this as it is walking distance from the bus/train station. Compared to other places we stayed in...

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Urkmez, Manager at Urkmez Hotel, responded to this review

I personally and my staff tried to help to find the lost camera. The guests were not sure whether they forgot or lost their camera or where they lost it. It was never found in our hotel and I can personally vouch for my staff. I feel that this experience has unfairly affected this guests review.

Reviewed 10 September 2011

My wife and I stay at Urkmez for a night as we were making a trip to Ephesus. We flew into Izmir from Istanbul and then took an Atlas Airline shuttle bus to Selcuk. For those that may not know, Atlas Airline offers free shuttle bus service for their passengers. The drop off and pick up area is at their...

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Gulfport
Reviewed 28 August 2011

Fluent English and great staff. The people are incredible. The rooms are simple and clean. The center units aren't that great (203/303) as you get lights on/off all night but the other units are great. For the price you cannot beat it. Steep stairs so not for the handicapped or agility impaired. The location is central to Selcuk. You are...

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Faversham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2011

Stayed here for 2 nights whilst seeing Ephesus. The staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful- assisting us to book our tour and onward travel/accomodation. The hotel is clean and comfortable and ideally located next to restaurants and bars. We would definitely stay here again- we came as tourists but were made to feel more like friends.

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Newbury
Reviewed 25 August 2011

Stayed for one night as a family of five and were given two adjacent rooms at the end of a short corridor. Staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful and spoke very good English. Rooms were not huge but clean and reasonable for the price and we had a small balcony over the street. Free parking was available nearby.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Freshly renovated in 2012! We have a great central location; within metres from the bus and train stations, banks, restaurants, shopping centres and just a few minutes drive from the biggest Aquapark in Europe. All rooms has ensuite and A/C. Full Breakfast Buffet (incl. musli, seasonal fruits, egg, cake, orange juice, filter coffee...) is served on the terrace, included in the price. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Urkmez Hotel

Address: Namik Kemal Cad. No 20, Selcuk 35920, Turkey
Region: Turkey > Turkish Aegean Coast > Izmir Province > Selcuk
Price Range: ₹ 1,911 - ₹ 2,457 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Urkmez Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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Urkmez Hotel Selcuk
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#3 Best Value Hotel in Selcuk
#5 Romantic Hotel in Selcuk
#6 Family Hotel in Selcuk
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“You do have climb stairs, but a higher room is probably quieter, and ask for view of the castle.”
 of 5 bubbles elainemH5404PA, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We chose a room with a view of the castle”
 of 5 bubbles DancesWithPussycats, 2 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Stay at the boutique hotel near the St Jeans if you can. Very comfortable rooms and bathrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles vegasankur, 6 May 2016 | Read review
“Breakfast at the top floor= terrace....great views, just be aware of stairs if you have any physical limitation.”
 of 5 bubbles PATTYPERU, 6 Apr 2016 | Read review
“No lift, so be prepared to climb some stairs!”
 of 5 bubbles PietJbay, 13 Mar 2016 | Read review
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