The House Hotel Karakoy
Grand boutique hotel in Istanbul well placed to explore Sultanahmet
A former 19th Century bank in Istanbul's financial district, from which the hotel takes it name; The House Hotel Karakoy is a grand boutique hotel with 63 rooms. Art and culture focused, it has been superbly restored by award-winning architect Han Tümertekin. The blend of classic and contemporary styles encompass luxurious modern interiors and retain original features to showcase the building's heritage.
Located overlooking the Golden Horn in the
up-and-coming artistic neighbourhood of Karaköy on Bankalar
Caddesi, the hotel has an in-house art curator and is
well placed to explore historic Sultanahmet, the Galata
Port and bohemian Beyoğlu on foot. There is a choice of
eateries and galleries in the neighbourhood and the
Spice Market and Galata Tower are close-by sightseeing
Treatments are available at the Spa and there is a state-of-the-art gym, relaxation room, as well as a sauna, steam rooms and three treatment rooms for massages or facials.
Kasa Lokanta,the hotel's restaurant, serves up modern Mediterranean dishes in the elegant dining room and 'Kasa Roof Lounge' overlooking the historical peninsula and Golden Horn skyline, is a great place to chill out and mingle on warm summer days. The circular gold bar, with a drinks cabinet set in one of the original bank vaults, is within the restaurant.
Breakfast is served from 07:00 -10:30, lunch 12:00 - 14:00 and dinner between 18:00- 22:00.
- iPod dock
- Bottled water
- Tea and coffee making facilities
- Air-conditioning/ heating
- Flat-screen TV with satellite channels
- Hair dryer
- En suite with rain shower
- Bathrobe and slippers
- Luxury toiletries
- One child under 6 years can stay free of charge in an extra bed.