With its rich tile and stone work, plush tapestries and antiques, it is difficult to believe that this luxury hotel was once a prison! Now the Four Seasons Hotel in Istanbul is a celebration of architecture with its one-of-a-kind rooms and glass-enclosed courtyard. Located near historical buildings like the Ayasofya and the Blue Mosque, as well as commercial bazaars. Check in to one of the many elegant and intimate guest rooms or suites, and then start exploring this exotic city at your own pace. Avail yourself of the many facilities at the hotel, including a spa, a health club, or have an elegant meal at their in-house restaurant.
Named after the famous French novelist, the elegant Pierre Loti Hotel is a short walk from the Blue Mosque, Haghia Sophia and all of the other historical monuments nearby. Nearby you'll find the bustling Covered Bazaar with its endless lanes and alleys filled with shops selling all manner of Türkish treasures and the historical Cemberlitas Hamam is not far down the street. The Pierre Loti Hotel is a three-star hotel with very comfortable facilities and near to public transport.
Enjoy a delightful experience at Neorion Hotel in Istanbul. With wooden interiors and splash of red hues, all the rooms exude warmth that at once make guests feel at home. There are modern amenities in each room for the comfort of the guests. One can relax and rejuvenate themselves with the Turkish bath, massages and body peels offered at the spa or take a dip in the pool. The hotel houses Cafe Mese that offers European classics to satisfy your food cravings. Due to its close proximity to city's major attractions, this hotel is an ideal choice for all travelers.
The two buildings of this hotel, once the former residence of the Ottoman Sultan, are nestled on the glowing shores of the Bosporus Strait. Just a short drive from the airport, all of the rooms are richly furnished and fitted with several amenities, and some offer magnificent views of the sea. The hotel boasts of many in-house restaurants and bars to take care of your gastronomic needs, and excellent facilities to ensure the success of any corporate event. For sightseeing, there is the nearby Oratakoy District, where you will find that most eateries serve fish delicacies. The area is also popular for its antique stores, jewelry shops and handicrafts. The shopping zone of Akmerkez is also just a short drive away.
The harem inspired interior decor of Hotel Sultania is an ode to famous wives of the Ottoman Sultans. Whimsical, ornate and romantic, their rooms are the perfect getaway for a romantic time-out with your beloved. The hotel's design is a beautiful blend of contemporary and Turkish design that gives it a character of its own. Get pampered at their spa with massages or beauty treatments, or a hamam experience at their hamam area. There is also a salted pool besides an indoor swimming pool. You can choose to dine in either their Olive Anatolian Restaurant, their rooftop eatery or the ground floor restaurant, Sultania. Explore nearby attractions with their concierge's help or avail of car rental services. No matter the reason of your stay, you can be sure of a memorable one.
Imagine waking up to a view of the historic Bosphorus Strait every morning - that is exactly what Hotel Sumahan has to offer. With a magnificent view of the Istanbul skyline and bustling waterside activity, you will be captivated. You can dine at the award-winning in-house seafood restaurant, or, if you are feeling active, sign up for transport and a guide to show you around. Come back and relax in the sublime Turkish bath at the hotel's health center. With its modern, cozy rooms and location, it personifies the romantic spirit of the city.
The bright kilims (traditional Türkish rugs) in the relaxing reception area offer a warm welcome, so this place makes for a comfortable hideaway, perfect for people-watching on the street outside. The rooftop terrace offers a scenic panorama of Istanbul, to be enjoyed from the comfort of an assortment of colourful Türkish handmade cushions. The mustard yellow rooms are elegant and decked out with lovely walnut furniture and gorgeous traditional bedspreads. The proprietors, twins Esra and Hamra, work hard to maintain high standards. There's no hotel restaurant, but the Rumeli Café bistro; run by the same people; is just across the road.
Situated in the Cihangir district, Witt Istanbul Suites offers luxurious rooms and a peaceful terrace garden. Free private parking is available nearby. The open-plan rooms at Witt Istanbul feature a retro-modern interior decorated with parquet floors and organic wooden furniture. Each room has free WiFi, a flat-screen TV with a DVD player, and a kitchenette with a Nespresso machine. Every morning, guests can enjoy a home-cooked breakfast made with local and organic ingredients, including traditional Turkish breakfast favourites such as marinated olives and white cheeses. Room service is available 24/7. Witt Istanbul's public spaces are limited to a cosy lobby bar, where guests can pick out a book or DVD, or use the Apple iMac to check their emails and surf the web. Taksim Square is 1 km from Witt Istanbul Suites, and Dolmabahçe Palace is 2.5 km away. Istanbul’s Old City is 3 km from the hotel. At the Old City, guests can visit Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia and the Blue Mosque. Istanbul Airport is within 51 km.
The Side Hotel & Pension is popular with backpackers and low-budget travelers, mostly due to its extremely friendly, helpful management and well-kept rooms. The hotel itself is clean and tidy with en suite bathrooms in each room, boasting very modern plumbing unlike many of its counterparts. The pension side is a little more basic, offering shared bathrooms. Each room is fairly different, so it's wise to inspect a few of them before you choose. Breakfast is served on the rooftop terrace and free tea is served in the reception area where there is also a tiny book exchange for guests.