The Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at the Sultanahmet
Enjoy a memorable break within easy reach of Istanbul's iconic landmarks
A former prison, this neo-classic hotel on three floors is located in Istanbul's oldest district, just a few minutes' walk from Topkapi Palace, the Blue Mosque, and Hagia Sophia. Built around a landscaped central courtyard, the 65 guest rooms and suites offer luxury hotel accommodation. Throughout the property there are also original artworks by Turkish artisans used in the public rooms.
The courtyard is a wonderful place to enjoy breakfast and the Seasons Restaurant, located in a glass pavilion in the hotel courtyard garden serves an excellent menu using local produce and handmade pasta and bread. Breakfast is available between 07:00 -11:00, lunch between 12:00 - 15:00 and dinner between 19:00 -23:00. The menu can be served inside the elegant dining room, on the outdoor terrace amongst the landscaped gardens or delivered to your room. Room service from the Seasons Restaurant is available between 19:00-23:00.
If you are looking for a 'lite bite' or an afternoon tea or cocktail; The Lounge serves sandwiches, salads, pasta and other light meals. Take a seat under the beautiful pergola overlooking the garden, in the intimate dining room with fireplace or the piano room with original Turkish artwork. Located at lobby level, The Lounge is open from 11:00-11:30 and 15:00 -18:00.
A'YA lounge on the hotel roof top has wonderful views across the old city and of the famous landmarks Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque. The lounge is open 12:00 -20:00 (weather dependant).
The spa offers a wide choice of health and beauty treatments. There is no pool at this hotel; however guests can enjoy complementary access to the swimming pool and spa facilities at the nearby Four Seasons Istanbul at The Bosphorus.
Location and places of interest:
- Atatürk International Airport (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
- Hagia Sophia Museum (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
- Basilica Cistern (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
- Blue Mosque (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
- Hippodrome (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
- Topkapi Palace (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
*Please note; the minimum stay is 3 nights.