This city hotel, which was renovated in 2007, offers a total of 75 rooms spread over 4 floors. It is air-conditioned and has a lobby with 24-hour reception, currency exchange facility, Internet access/ WLAN, cloakroom and lift access. There is also a bar, dining, shopping, conference and parking facilities provided. 24-hour room service and a laundry service also feature (both are subject to fees).
The hotel is located right in the centre of old Istanbul, formerly Byzance. It is within walking distance of many of this world city's major attractions. Saint Sophia and the Blue Mosque are located in the immediate vicinity, while the Grand Bazaar is just a 5 minute walk away from the hotel. The hotel is surrounded by many historical monuments dating back to Ottoman times. The train station at Sirkeci is just 10 minutes away on public transport. It is just a 15-minute journey on public transport to Taksim, where happening nightlife and bustling bars can be found in abundance.
All rooms come with an en suite bathroom, minibar, hairdryer, a telephone in both the room and in the bathroom, double or king-size bed, satellite TV, safe deposit box, complimentary Internet access, LCD TV, and electronic locking system. Central heating and air conditioning also feature as standard.
Guests may avail of the Turkish baths (Hamam), gym and sauna. The Turkish baths and sauna are subject to fees. Massage treatments are also available (subject to fees).
The roof top restaurant provides a panoramic view out over the Old Peninsula. In the immediate vicinity Saint Sophia and the Blue Mosque can be seen clearly in their full glory, while further out the mouth of the Bosphorus opening out onto the Black Sea can be seen.
The following are all accepted as forms of payment: American Express, MasterCard and VISA.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
King size bed