Büyük Efes Hotel, a landmark of Izmir, has significant historical value for the city. It was renewed and reopened as Swissotel Buyuk Efes İzmir in 2008. Having 402 rooms, the hotel serves both as a business and leisure hotel with its proximity to business and shopping areas. With Büyük Efes Convention Center, the hotel hosts domestic and international congresses, fairs and meetings.

Swissotel Büyük Efes has become a meeting point of the social life of the city while welcoming its guests with palm garden, eating and drinking areas, shopping centers, sports center and architecture integrated with art.