Çeşme, the Turkish word for fountain, is abundantly endowed with natural hot springs. Located on the Aegean coast, 70 km west of İzmir, the holiday resort has two excellent hotels, both of which have complete spas. Turban Hotel uses mineral waters from a natural hot spring, while the facilities at Altınyunus Holiday Resort utilise mineral-rich seawater.
Set on a long sandy beach, Turban Hotel has 432 beds. The hot springs flow at a rate of 15 litres per second and can accommodate 500 people a day.
Altınyunus Holiday Resort, situated in a cove along the seafront, has 1,030 beds. Its Natural Sea Spa can handle 500 people per day
Turban Çeşme hot springs contain a high level of sodium chloride and calcium bicarbonate. Water temperature is 55 oC with a pH of 6.5, and mineral content 27.2 gr/lt. The sea water used in the Altınyunus spa has a similar composition. These waters are heated and used for treating rheumatic, dermatological and gynaecological diseases. They are also recommended for neurological exhaustion and to help strengthen the muscles.
Turban Çeşme Hotel provides hot mineral pools and baths, offers underwater massage, physical and electrotherapy The Altınyunus spas incorporate similar facilities plus physical exercise and geriatric units.
Turban Çeşme Hotel has 432 beds while the larger Altınyunus has 1,000 beds.
Altınyunus Holiday Resort *****(First Class) (515 Rooms,
Boyalık Mevkii, Çeşme-Izmir
Tel: (0-232) 723 1250
Fax: (0-232) 723 2252
Turban Thermal Hotel **** (216 Rooms, 432 Beds)
Ilıca Mevkii, Çeşme - Izmir
Tel: (0-232) 723 1240
Fax: (0-232) 723 1388
Hotel Hora ***
Çeşme - Izmir
Tel: (0-232) 723 2654
Fax: (0-232) 723 4700
Hotel Delmar *** (92 Rooms, 192 Beds)
154 İzmir Cad., Çeşme - Izmir
Tel: (0-232) 723 4300
Fax: (0-232) 723 4103
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