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Top Rated Hotels for your Istanbul Vacation

Estimated price for 1 night/2 adults

Doruk Palas Hotel
Doruk Palas Hotel
Emekyemez Mahallesi, Nazli Hanim Sk. No 19 Galata, Istanbul, Istanbul
Free Cancellation
5.0/5 (1 reviews)

This is a great hotel, you can see the Hagia Sophia from your room and take the metro down one station from Sishane to Kirakoy if you want to see it up close. It's also about 5 minutes walk from the Galata Tower. They have WIFI the air condition works great, it was just opened in 2019 so everything ...

Reviewed on May 22, 2019
Located in Istanbul City Center, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Galata Tower and Pera Museum. Suleymaniye Mosque and Spice Bazaar are also within 1 ...
Hilton Istanbul Bomonti Hotel & Conference Center
Hilton Istanbul Bomonti Hotel & Conference Center
5.0 out of 5.0 Silahsor Cad. No: 42 Bomonti Sisli, Istanbul, Istanbul
Free Cancellation
4.8/5 (16 reviews)

The staff is very nice and courteous,upgraded me and accomodated me

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2019
Located in Sisli, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Bomontiada, City's Nişantaşı Shopping Center, and Istanbul Cevahir Shopping and Entertainment Centre. ...
Pera Palace Hotel
Pera Palace Hotel
5.0 out of 5.0 Mesrutiyet Cad. No. 52, Tepebasi Beyoglu, Istanbul, Istanbul
Free Cancellation
4.8/5 (9 reviews)

Very posh, historical hotel. The room was smaller than expected. The king size bed was super comfortable. Breakfast was great, and hotel staff were very welcoming and nice.

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2019
Located in Taksim, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Pera Museum, Galata Tower, and Istiklal Avenue. Istanbul Cruise Ship Terminal is 0.9 mi (1.5 ...
Swissotel The Bosphorus Istanbul
Swissotel The Bosphorus Istanbul
5.0 out of 5.0 Visnezade Mah. Acisu Sok. NO. 19, Macka Besiktas, Istanbul, Istanbul
Free Cancellation
4.7/5 (26 reviews)

Best view in Istanbul Best 5 star hotel in Istanbul

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2019
This family-friendly Istanbul hotel is located in the historical district, within 1 mi (2 km) of Vodafone Arena, Dolmabahce Palace, and Taksim Square. Istiklal ...
Ottoman Hotel Imperial - Special Class
Ottoman Hotel Imperial - Special Class
4.0 out of 5.0 Caferiye Sok. No. 6/1, Sultanhmet, Istanbul, Istanbul
Free Cancellation
4.5/5 (46 reviews)

Very nice location,great restaurant. Beds not very confortable.

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2018
This family-friendly Istanbul hotel is located in the historical district, just steps from Basilica Cistern and Hagia Sophia. Istanbul Archaeology Museum and ...
Grand Hyatt Istanbul
Grand Hyatt Istanbul
5.0 out of 5.0 Harbiye Mah. Taskisla Caddesi No.1, Sisli, Istanbul
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (15 reviews)

Grand Hyatt is located close enough to taksim square but far enough from its noise. Great staff and a nice pool.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2019
Located in Taksim, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Macka Park, Ataturk Cultural Center, and Acibadem Taksim Hospital. Taksim Square and Istanbul ...

Things To Do during your Istanbul Vacation

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Istanbul Travel Guide

Where is Istanbul?

Raring to cross Istanbul off your world map?

It's located roughly 220 miles west of Ankara, the national capital, and 12 miles northwest of Adalar.

Like meeting the locals on vacation? This corner of Marmara Region is home to around 11,200,000 residents.

Places to Visit in Istanbul

Drawing loads of sightseers from around the world, the Hagia Sophia and the Hippodrome ought to be right at the top of your bucket list. While you're in the mood for exploring first-class sights, why not visit the Blue Mosque and Topkapi Palace too?

Galata Tower and Dolmabahce Palace are just some of the exceptional things to do here. Not your style? Well rest easy — you're spoiled for choice here. Some more noteworthy options include Spice Bazaar and Taksim Square.

If you're fascinated by archaeology, spend some time at Basilica Cistern. Want some more options? Look over the goodies on show and have a chat with a few local residents at Grand Bazaar. But that's not all! Feel a sense of tranquility at Suleymaniye Mosque, a sacred place for the Muslim community.

Car Rentals in Istanbul

Istanbul is calling, and the best way to discover it is from the driver's seat. Search, compare and reserve car rentals in Istanbul in a matter of clicks through Orbitz. Ready to hit the road?

Arriving by air? Avis at Ataturk International Airport is the place to head to after you hit the tarmac.

If you have plans to stay around the city, make your way over to Avis at Town Office/European Side. It is situated 2 miles from the town center.

Where to stay in Istanbul – Hotel Accommodation

With 1245 hotels in Istanbul, you're unlikely to have any problems finding a place to lay your head. Secure a comfy room and then start planning the fun stuff!

The Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at the Bosphorus and the Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul are perfect options for people who'd like to splash out a bit. The Lion Hotel (Lamartin Caddesi No:41 Taksim) and the Taksim Premium Hotel (Kuloglu Mahallesi Yenicarsi Cad. No:5) are some lower-priced options. Think about booking one if you'd like to save money for exciting activities.

If you and your pals are planning on seeing the Hagia Sophia while you're here, why not surprise them by staying a night or two at the Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet? It's just 0.1 miles away. If they don't have many rooms left, check out the GLK PREMIER Acropol Suites & Spa, 0.2 miles away.

Nearest Airports to Istanbul

Is there anything better than hopping on a plane, binging on movies and knowing that the beginning of your vacation is just hours away? Once you touch down at Ataturk International Airport (IST), the closest airport to Istanbul, you'll be just 8 miles from the downtown area.

Popular Places to Visit Near Istanbul

If you have seen the best of Istanbul and have a day to spare, don't fret! Just 25 miles away is Cayirova, and you definitely won't be bored here. Eskihisar Castle is a fantastic place to learn the story of this area. Osman Hamdi Bey Museum and Pendorya Shopping Mall shouldn't be missed either. If this isn't your style, try Cinarcik. Just 30 miles away, this destination features other noteworthy attractions like Yalova Kent Orman Cifte Selale, Dipsiz Gol and Sudusen Waterfall. Spend the day here to get to all of them!

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* Prices reflect the lowest "base rate" found over the next 30 days. Rates are subject to change and may not include taxes and fees, hotel service charges, extra person charges, or incidentals, such as room service. All rates are displayed in USD unless otherwise noted. Converted rates are provided for your convenience. They are based on today's exchange rate, but the hotel will charge you in the local currency.