The Hotel is the only 5 star deluxe hotel located directly on the European shores of the Bosphorus. The hotel consists of two buildings: The restored Palace itself features 11 private suites, restaurants and banqueting facilities, and on the spacious grounds and lush gardens of the palace, a grand hotel featuring five star accomodations and other facilities.Close to the business center and also shopping areas. Historical interests within 25 minutes by car. Dolmabahce Palace and Ortakoy, small towns with antique shops, cafes and restaurants are within walking distance.
Ciragan Caddesi No 84
Istanbul, IS 80700
Nearest major airport:
Istanbul, Turkey (IST-Ataturk)
Tugra Restaurant – Modern Turkish cuisine and classic Ottoman favorites are offered in a palatial dining room overlooking the Bosphorus. Open for dinner only.
Laledan Restaurant – This restaurant serves Mediterranean and international cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Themed evenings include Friday-night seafood buffets and Saturday-night Italian buffets.
Benihana – Turkish hospitality and Japanese cuisine come together in this restaurant known for its table-side Teppanyaki cooking.
Open for lunch and dinner.
Sultan’s Night – This dinner theater offers an array of Turkish favorites accompanied by traditional folkloric music and dance.
Caviar Bar – Guests can sample caviar and authentic Russian dishes prepared by a master chef. Folk music, special vodka menus, and outdoor dining are also available.
Gazebo – This waterfront lounge is open for afternoon tea, light snacks, and seasonal café fare with live musical accompaniment.
In historical district
In entertainment district
Convention center nearby
Extra person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.
Photo identification and credit card or cash deposit is required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests made via this Web site cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.
Pets not allowed
Check-in time is 2 PM
Check-out time is Noon
Set on the banks of the Bosphorus Strait, this 315-room hotel is located between Istanbul’s Besiktas and Ortakoy districts. Effectively two hotels in one, it consists of a six-story building with modern amenities and a restored 17th-century palace that served as a residence for the last of the Ottoman sultans. Private grounds, royal gardens, and a seaside promenade underscore its regal past.
Amid the ornate surroundings, guests will find several restaurants and bars, a shopping arcade with nearly a dozen upscale stores, and 18 meeting rooms, including several ballrooms and exhibition halls. An on-site wellness center features four massage rooms, hydrotherapy baths, and a menu of treatments for skin, face, and hair. High-speed Internet access is offered in the hotel’s business center and meeting rooms; wireless access is available in the Gazebo Restaurant and Lobby Lounge.
Swimming pool – indoor
Swimming pool – children’s
Massage – treatment room(s)
Complimentary newspapers in lobby
Restaurant(s) in hotel
Meeting rooms (small groups)
Internet access in public areas – high speed
Safe-deposit box – front desk
Medical assistance available
Shopping on site
Dry cleaning service
Swimming pool – outdoor
Full-service health spa
Room service (24 hours)
Limo or Town Car service available
Internet access in public areas – wireless
Internet access in public areas – surcharge
Cell phone/mobile rental
24-hour front desk
Gift shops or newsstand
Air-conditioned public areas
Airport transportation (surcharge)
The hotel has an outdoor pool overlooking the strait, an indoor pool surrounded by trompe l’oeil murals, and a fitness center with an array of cardiovascular and strength-training equipment. Guests can also run or jog along a promenade on the banks of the Bosphorus.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
Bottled water in room (complimentary)
Extra towels/bedding in room
Cribs (infant beds) available
Hypo-allergenic bedding available
Internet access – dial-up