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Located in Istanbul City Center, Golden Horn Hotel - Special Class is a leisurely stroll from popular sights such as Hagia Sophia and Sultanahmet Square. This hotel has 73 rooms and welcomes guests with conveniences like free breakfast, free in-room WiFi, and free valet parking. It's in central Istanbul and also close to Topkapi Palace and Blue Mosque.


Free buffet breakfast is included with your stay. Sit down for a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite restaurant, or enjoy 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 2 coffee shops/cafés.


All 73 air-conditioned accommodations feature separate bedrooms. Guests can expect free WiFi and 80-cm LCD TVs with satellite channels. Bathrooms offer rainfall showers, hair dryers, and free toiletries. Minibars, coffee makers, and safes are other standard amenities.

Property features

Renovated in 2015, Golden Horn Hotel - Special Class offers a rooftop terrace, free WiFi in public areas, and a meeting room. Free valet and self parking are available—or if you're not driving, take the airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for EUR 30 per vehicle one way. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include a business center, coffee/tea in a common area, and a computer station.


  • Walking distance to Basilica Cistern and Hagia Sophia
  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free valet and self parking

Golden Horn Hotel - Special Class

Ebussuud Cad. No:26 Sirkeci Istanbul 34110

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining is available at the restaurant and guests can grab coffee at one of the 2 coffee shops/cafés. The hotel also has a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities consist of a business center and a meeting room. This romantic hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and an area shuttle. Onsite self parking and valet parking are complimentary. A total renovation of this property was completed in March 2015.

Golden Horn Hotel - Special Class is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 73 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Computer station 
  • One meeting room 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Garden 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

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


Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

Golden Horn Hotel - Special Class offers 73 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. 80-cm LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include rainfall showerheads, slippers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Slippers 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Separate bedroom 
  • LCD TV 
  • In-room climate control (heating) 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast.

Onsite venue - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant specializes in Turkish cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Open 24 hours.

24-hour room service is available.


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

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Special check-in instructions:

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


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

  • No onsite parking is available.

24-hour check-in

No pets or service animals allowed


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 30 per vehicle (one way)
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Golden Horn Sirkeci Special Class
  • Golden Horn Sirkeci Special Class Hotel
  • Horn Special Class
  • Horn Special Class Hotel
  • Golden Horn Hotel Special Class Istanbul
  • Golden Horn Hotel Special Class
  • Golden Horn Special Class Istanbul
  • Golden Horn Special Class

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property. Alcohol is not served at this property.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Golden Horn Hotel - Special Class is listed in the 2016 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2014 Travel + Leisure 500.

Dining Discount Offer

Book a stay in any room or rate category and receive a 10% discount on meals at the hotel’s panoramic city view restaurant.

Must book qualifying rate category to receive benefits. Full redemption details provided at check-in. Taxes and gratuity may not be included. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.

National Rating

The Turkish Ministry of Tourism assigns an official classification for accommodations in Turkey. This Hotel property is awarded the following classification: Special Class.

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