Set in 12.000 m² of landscaped gardens Swissôtel Büyük 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. The Hotel is within walking distance from the Archaeological Museum, Commercial Centre and Izmir Cultural Park. Adnan Menderes International Airport is less than 10 miles (15 km) and 20 minutes away. Swissôtel Büyük Efes has 402 luxury rooms including 55 elegantly decorated 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 welcome the hotel guests.
At Swissôtel Büyük Efes the guests are presented a selection of traditional Turkish and contemporary cuisine in a variety of attractive restaurants. Café Swiss, which offers Turkish and Swiss Cuisine, is open for breakfast, lunch and Sunday Brunches. Equinox is an elegant restaurant where guests can enjoy modern style preparations of meat and fish while being dazzled with the spectacular panoramic views of Izmir Bay. Situated adjacent to Equinox, the Sky Bar offers stylish, fabulously presented cocktails in a club-like atmosphere. A relaxed indoor, outdoor venue, "Aquarium Mezzes &Grill" welcomes its guests with delectable appetizers and delicious grilled food options accompanied by live music 3 days in a week.
Büyük Efes Convention Center located within Swissôtel Büyük Efes offers the ideal venue for any kind of meetings, incentives, conferences and events and is unparalleled in its use of technologically advanced facilities and equipments. Facilities include a total of 19 meeting and conference rooms after partition, including a multi-purpose exhibition hall and a Grand ballroom with the following breakdown:
- 10 Meeting Rooms
- 3 Boardrooms
- 1 Grand Ballroom (2 sections)
- 1 Multi-purpose Hall (2 sections)
- 1,457 m² of Exhibition Space (2 sections)
Over 5,500m², Pürovel 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.