Ephesus Terrace Houses, Selcuk

4.6
Discover how affluent Roman citizens lived 2,000 years ago at Ephesus Terrace Houses. These luxurious houses have been restored to such a degree that it seems as if someone is still living there. The upscale residences were mostly two storeys and featured interior central courtyards with ceiling openings. Their interiors showcase detailed floor mosaics, frescoes, carvings, and stonework of fine craftsmanship. You may be able to observe archaeologists working on site while you climb the stairs of the scaffolding to view the homes of all six units from above. The houses that are fully restored to their original appearance can be explored from inside by paying an extra fee. To visit Ephesus Terrace Houses and other attractions in Selcuk, use our Selcuk trip planner .
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  • This was inside Ephesus but had a seperate entrance and additional entrance fee. Was worth the extra to see and in our opinion much better than Ephesus ruins itself. Fascinating to see the reconstruct...  more »
  • Visit only if you have the museum pass. I was not fascinated with the Terrace houses. Maybe the additional entry fee goes towards the ongoing excavation works.  more »
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  • Lovely place. Manned by wonderful people!
  • The houses are very nicely decorated and the staff are very kind. The view is great Prices are moderate.
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