Swissotel Büyük Efes

Set in expansive landscaped gardens and overlooking the Kordon on Turkey's Aegean Sea, the Swissotel Büyük Efes is Izmir’s best. Accommodation is offered in 457 luxury rooms and suites.

Set in expansive landscaped gardens and overlooking the Kordon on Turkey's Aegean Sea, the Swissotel Büyük Efes is Izmir’s best. Accommodation is offered in 457 luxury rooms and suites. Celebrated Colombian artist, Fernando Botero’s sculpture, “Man on Horse”, stands at the entrance of the hotel and leads guests into a living, breathing gallery of more than 800 artistic masterpieces from around the world, from emerging Turkish artists to established names such as Rabarama, Lorenzo Quinn, Mike Berg and Anthony Gormley. A selection of traditional Turkish and contemporary cuisine is on offer plus Pürovel Spa&Sport for health and wellbeing.

Featured Swissotel Büyük Efes Journeys

Group of 1811 days, from AU$10,120
Turkey: A Journey Through History - A Marco Polo Journey (2020)

Discover the rich and diverse historical landscape of Turkey, exploring exquisite Istanbul as well as archaeological wonders that date from ancient Greece to the Ottoman Empire.

Group11 days, from AU$10,120
Group of 1816 days, from AU$17,990
Turkey & Malta: Empires & Outposts - A Limited Edition Small Group Journey (2020)

Contrast colourful histories and a beguiling mix of cultures in this rare combination of two fascinating European destinations.

Group16 days, from AU$17,990
Private11 days, from AU$12,445
Treasures of Turkey

A melting pot of cultures, Turkey is fascinating and exotic. With a 10,000-year-old history and more than 40,000 ancient sites, it is one of the oldest continually inhabited regions in the world.

Private11 days, from AU$12,445