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Best Western Citadel Hotel places you in Sultanahmet, within a leisurely stroll of popular sights such as Hippodrome and Basilica Cistern. This 31-room, 4-star hotel has free breakfast along with conveniences like free in-room WiFi and free valet parking. Centrally located in Istanbul, the hotel is also a short walk from Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia.

Dining

Free breakfast is included with your stay. Enjoy a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite restaurant, or have a drink at the bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the privacy of your room with 24-hour room service, or get a pick-me-up at the coffee shop/café.

Rooms

All of Best Western Citadel Hotel's 31 rooms are air-conditioned and have an array of amenities, including minibars, coffee makers, and free newspapers. 23-inch LCD TVs come with cable channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi and wired Internet. Other amenities include free local calls, free bottled water, and hair dryers.

Property features

Guests of Best Western Citadel Hotel enjoy access to free WiFi in public areas, conference space, and a business center. Free valet and self parking are available—or if you're not driving, take the airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for EUR 25 per room one way. Front-desk staff can answer questions 24/7, and assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include a computer station, express check-in, and express check-out.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Hippodrome and Basilica Cistern
  • Free breakfast
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Free valet and self parking

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 4-star property offers access to a business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 1076 square feet (100 square meters) include conference space. This Art Deco hotel also offers a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and a garden. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Onsite self parking and valet parking are complimentary.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Restaurant 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Conference space 
  • Total number of rooms - 31 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Computer station 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 1992 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1076 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 100 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Free local calls 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Turndown service 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Cable TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

A complimentary breakfast is offered.

Best Western Citadel Hotel has a restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Somine - Overlooking the ocean and garden, this diner serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Reservations are required.

24-hour room service is available.

Accessibility

To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No elevators

24-hour check-in

No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 25 per room (one way)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Best Western Citadel
  • Best Western Citadel Hotel
  • Best Western Citadel Hotel Special Class
  • Best Western Citadel Hotel Special Class Istanbul
  • Best Western Citadel Special Class Istanbul
  • Best Western Citadel Special Hotel
  • Citadel Best Western
  • Best Western Citadel Hotel Istanbul
  • Best Western Citadel Istanbul

We should mention

Children 6 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

National Rating

Official Turkey Classification provided by Turkey Ministry of Tourism


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