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Ankara, Ankara Esanboğa International Airport (ESB), Turkey

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Surrounding area Ankara, Ankara Esanboğa International Airport (ESB), Turkey

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    The modern terminal complex is fully accessible to disabled passengers. Special assistance can be pre-arranged, and designated parking is available in the car park for disabled travellers. As always, passengers requiring assistance should inform their airline before travelling.

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    There are three bureaux de change in the international section of the terminal. There is a bank in the domestic section, and ATMs in both Domestic and International Arrivals


    Paid for Wi-Fi access is available in all areas of the terminal apart from the lounges, where it is free of charge to customers. Public telephones can be found throughout the complex. A post office is located in the Domestic area of the terminal.


    There is a good selection of cafés, snack bars and kiosks in all areas of the terminal. In Domestic Departures, a choice of restaurants, fast food and bars is available.


    Shops at Esenboğa Airport are open 24 hours. Duty-free goods are available in the International Departures area. Souvenirs and a variety of other items, including newspapers, books, and tax refund services, are available at numerous outlets throughout the airport.


    Baggage carts are widely available in the terminal. Lost and Found (tel: 312 590 4000, ext. 4388) is located in the International Arrivals section. There is a left luggage office in Domestic Arrivals, and bag-wrapping is available.


    There are 12 prayer rooms at various locations throughout the airport. Additional on-site services include a pharmacy, a hairdressers and shoeshine parlour.

    Conference & Business

    The airport has two meeting rooms with capacity for up to 35, plus a 150-seat conference hall. For details call 312 590 4000, ext. 4056. Additionally, there are premium lounges in both Domestic and International Departures, and VIP services are offered.

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    Airport code: ESB

    Number of Terminals: 1


    There are information offices (tel: 312 590 4000) in both domestic and international Departures, as well as domestic Arrivals.

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    Hotels in Ankara


    Ankara has a good selection of hotels, as befits a capital city, and prices are often cheaper than in Istanbul. Kavaklidere has the lion’s share of upscale hotels, with mid-range alternatives in

    adjacent Bakanlilar and Kizilay. For budget options, your best bet is on the Citadel hillside.

    JW Marriott

    Kızılırmak Mahallesi Muhsin Yazıcıoğlu Caddesi 1
    06520 Ankara
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    Category: Expensive

    This large modern tower has all the luxury comforts expected of the international chain.

    Hotel Rixos Grand

    Atatürk Bulvarı 183
    06680 Ankara
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    Category: Expensive

    Right in the heart of town, this plush modern hotel is an ideal choice for business visits.


    Uğur Mumcu Caddesi Kizkulesi Sokak 36
    06700 Ankara
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    Category: Moderate

    This modern boutique hotel has arty rooms and is centrally located in the embassy district.

    Surmeli Ankara

    Cihan Sokak 6
    06430 Ankara
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    Category: Moderate

    This large modern hotel is ideal for business visits with good amenities and a restaurant.

    Mina 1

    Fidanlık Mh.
    Ataç-1 Sokak No:22
    06420 Ankara
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    Category: Budget

    This simply furnished but clean and well-run hotel offers excellent value for money.