Beautiful Boutique Hotels In Istanbul
Istanbul is a city that has so much to give to both tourists and those that live there alike. A unique and thriving destination, it has over 2500 years of history and culture embedded deep at its core, making it the perfect location for anyone looking to broaden their horizons and head somewhere new. Istanbul is a fast-paced country with some of the most amazing nightlife, incredible architecture and so many different things to see and do. Surrounded by the Black Sea and the Sea of Marmara, it is a city with an elegant coastline and is the ideal place to come and visit. If you are looking to head to Istanbul on a holiday and are wondering where to stay, we have put together a list of some of the most beautiful boutique hotels in Istanbul.
Tomtom Suites in Istanbul is a stunning building and the perfect place to make your base. It used to be a home for French nuns and some well-known Levatine families and this rich history is still evident wherever you look. Rooms are comfortable, stylish and beautiful and it's a hotel that won't let you down.
Galata Antique Hotel is set in a renovated 19th century stone mansion that was originally built by Alexandre Vallaury, a French-Ottoman architect. The hotel is beautifully decorated throughout with stunning views over the whole city. There are great transport links nearby and you can also get an airport shuttle at a surcharge. The hotel features a beautiful roof terrace that is ideal for relaxing with a drink in the evening, or breakfast to start your day and watch the sun rise.
World House prides itself on being the "finest boutique hotel in Istanbul" and describes itself as a place where one-off art and design can be found in every corner. It is stylishly decorated with beautiful, bright rooms in a 130 year old building. There are only ten rooms in the hotel and all include free wifi, a minibar, safe and bathroom set.
10 Karakoy Hotel offers a legendary taste of Turkey with history and culture interwoven into each aspect of its core. With stylish, elegant design, the building has been reinterpreted for the modern day by architect Sinan Kafadar and is a destination not to be missed. There are 71 guestrooms including a loft & terrace suites as well as a penthouse if you want somewhere truly spectacular.
Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel is a beautiful and welcoming space to make your base on your trip to Istanbul. It is excellently located, near to local restaurants and shops and is well connected for public transport. Enjoy traditional ottoman-style beds and beautifully designed rooms as well as a great restaurant for dinner.
Amiral Palace Hotel is situated in the historical peninsula of Sultanahmet and has a number of double bedrooms as well as suites in a few different categories. The hotel has an on-site terrace restaurant as well as a spa that is ideal for relaxing in the heart of the city. With free wifi and a delicious buffet breakfast on offer, it's sure to tick all your boxes when heading to Istanbul.
The Halich Hotel in Istanbul is a historical, beautiful hotel that has all you need for a break away. All rooms have air conditioning, a seating area, flat-screen TV and beautifully designed interiors. There are many sights of interest nearby, such as the Grand Bazaar and Istiklal street.
Port Bosphorus Hotel is located in the heart of Istanbul, with Istiklal street just 1000 yards away and Galata Tower a short walk. The rooms are all elegantly designed with air con, a TV, complimentary toiletries and more. Some rooms have a balcony that is ideal for looking over at the sprawling views below. A continental breakfast is available should you wish to start the day with a hearty meal.
Hotel Amira has just 34 rooms, each spacious and elegantly designed ensuring you have a great stay every time. Situated in the city centre the Grand Bazaar and Hagia Sophia are a few minutes walk away. Head to their roof bar where you can enjoy your dinner or a drink overlooking the city.
Doruk Palas Hotel is an adults-only hotel with a lounge, a restaurant and terrace. Situated in the centre of the city, there are a host of air-conditioned rooms, a wardrobe, kettle, flat-screen TV and more. You can tuck into a delicious buffet or American breakfast and make the most of the hotel's elegantly designed spaces.
Neorion Hotel is named after Byzantium's grand port and is one of the most historical hotels in Istanbul. The building is elegantly designed with details such as replicas of ancient Turkish antiquities. There are beautifully designed rooms with wood floors, artwork on the walls and intricate rugs as well as coffee and tea facilities and TVs.
Georges Hotel Galata is an upscale boutique hotel just two minutes away from the Galata Tower, making it the ideal location to explore the city. With spacious balconies and incredible design, it is a hotel that makes you feel relaxed as soon as you walk in. Glamorous and luxurious, they pride themselves on their five star service and attention to detail during your stay.
These are just a few beautiful boutique hotels in Istanbul for you to book the next time you are planning a break to this stunning city. Be sure to do your research ahead of time and find the one that is just right for you. It could be that you decide to split your time over a couple of different hotels with a few nights at each. Check out their location, the amenities that are nearby and try to match up with your plans for what to do when you are there. Do you love to explore boutique hotels or do you prefer something more mainstream? Let us know on Insta or tweet us @justhooit, and don’t forget to check out how to make an offer on a hotel room with hoo.