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Located in Besiktas within a short walk of Dolmabahce Palace, W Istanbul - Special Class is within 2 miles (3 km) of other popular sights such as Taksim Square. This 140-room, 5-star hotel welcomes guests with a restaurant, a 24-hour fitness center, and free in-room WiFi. It's in central Istanbul and also close to Topkapi Palace and Hagia Sophia.

Dining

Explore the hotel and meet new friends over drinks at the bar/lounge, or enjoy a bite to eat at the onsite restaurant. 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. Start your day off with breakfast, available for a fee.

Rooms

All of W Istanbul - Special Class's 140 rooms are air-conditioned and have an array of amenities, including iPod docks, minibars, and free bottled water. Flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels and DVD players, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi and wired Internet. Beds sport premium bedding and bathrooms offer rainfall showers, hair dryers, and designer toiletries. Laptop-compatible safes, phones, and desks are also standard.

Property features

At W Istanbul - Special Class, guests enjoy features like a nightclub, a 24-hour fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. Valet parking is EUR 16 per day if you plan to drive, or hop aboard the airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for EUR 140 per vehicle one way. Multilingual staff at the front desk are standing by 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include 4 meeting rooms, coffee/tea in a common area, and express check-in.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Dolmabahce Palace
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Nightclub

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

W Istanbul - Special Class features contemporary Ottoman-style design. The hotel includes banquet space, 4 conference/meeting rooms with audio-visual equipment, and technology support staff.

W Istanbul offers complimentary WiFi in all areas. The hotel provides a 24-hour front desk with a safe deposit box and coffee/tea in the lobby. Guests can enjoy a cocktail at the W Lounge. A 24-hour fitness facility is available, and the 2 spa treatment rooms offer body and facial treatments and massages. Multilingual staff can arrange currency exchange assistance and limo/town car service. A 24-hour airport shuttle is available (surcharge), and valet parking is offered for a fee.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Total number of rooms - 140 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 4 
  • Nightclub 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5 
  • Year Built 1875 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  

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

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Pay movies 
  • DVD player 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower only 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Desk 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • iPod docking station 
  • HDTV 
  • First-run movies 

Where to Eat

W Lounge - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can sip a cocktail as they enjoy the decor inspired by the Golden Age of the Ottoman Empire. 24-hour room service is also available.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel features a 24-hour fitness facility.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Sailing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 

Spa Services

  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

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

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

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

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 16 per accommodation, per night, plus a one-time cleaning fee of EUR 64

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.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Deposit: EUR 250 per day
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: EUR 29.50 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 140 per vehicle (one way)
  • Valet parking fee: EUR 16 per day
  • Pet fee: EUR 16 per accommodation, per night plus EUR 64 one-time cleaning fee
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 80 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Istanbul Special
  • W Istanbul Special Class
  • W Special Class
  • W Special Class Hotel
  • W Special Class Hotel Istanbul

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

National Rating

Official Turkey Classification provided by Turkey Ministry of Tourism


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