The hotel is supremely well located within the historical sights of this fascinating city.
Just a few minutes walk from the iconic Blue Mosque and Hagia Sofia,
this is the perfect base if you want to be in the heart of the action.
The only metropolis in the world which is situated on two continents, Istanbul also straddles the ancient and modern worlds
. Discover a destination with a wealth of historic artifacts, ranging from stunning Ottoman mosques and Byzantine churches, to Hellenistic temples and medieval remains.Places of interest include:Topkapi Palace
- constructed by Fatih Sultan Mehmet, (the Conqueror) in 1478 has been the official residence of the Otoman Sultans and center of State Administration around 380 years until the construction of Dolmabahçe Palace by Sultan Abdülmecid. The palace having around 700.000 m.² area during the foundation years has currently 80.000 m.² area.Hagia Sophia
- considered as one of the eight wonders of the world
, also occupies a prominent place in the history of art and architecture. It is one of the rare works of this size and age that has survived to our day. The church (called Ayasofya in Turkish) is erroneously known as Saint Sophia in the west. The basilica was not dedicated to a saint named Sophia, but to Divine Wisdom. St. Sophia has been an inspiration for Ottoman mosques thought in idea, and is reviewed as a product of east-west synthesis. St. Sophia served for 916 years as church and 481 years as mosque since its year of construction. Hagia Sophia was turned into a museum in 1935.