The 10 Best Boutique Hotels in Istanbul, Turkey
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Hotel Neorion is at the very center of Istanbul’s ancient history and modern culture.
Named for Byzantium’s grand port on the Golden Horn, it welcomes visitors from around the World just as the port did in the great days of Constantinople.
Neorion is more than just a comfortable travelers’ refuge in the heart of the city. It was conceived and designed to honor and reflect all of the cultures which have enriched the city. To stay here is to learn and enjoy the cultures, cuisines, arts and traditions of all the travelers who have come before you.
Levni Plus provides luxurious, beautifully furnished rooms for your comfort. We are giving our best for our guests to have an enjoyable stay with us and make the most of the many opportunities offered by Istanbul. Our experienced and fully informed staff will make you feel at home and reveal you the secrets of a city they love by providing you with local tips and practical advice.
The ideal location of the hotel, at the very heart of the old town of Istanbul, makes it easy to reach the must-sees. What is more, centrally situated in terms of the transportation system, Levni Plus makes it possible to discover further local spots of Istanbul in both European and Asian sides with no effort.
Sumahan on the Water regularly tops the list of Istanbul’s best hotels. It is an enduring design phenomena, a small luxury hotel that integrates high-quality design with respect for its historical and natural setting. The essence of the Sumahan experience is modern comfort, friendly and personal service in an ancient and spectacular context. It is a contemporary architectural treasure, a gateway to Turkish culture and a safe perch to experience the mesmerizing panorama of the Istanbul skyline.
And Sumahan is right on the water. The sound of water lapping at the edge of the garden, the sight of dolphins, as they break through the air, the sunshine filtered by rows of cherry plum trees will transport you to another world. Sumahan is not just a place to stay but an oasis, a uniquely intimate way to experience the gentler side of Istanbul.
Hotel Miniature is a historical boutique hotel located in the heart of Sultanahmet distinct with a walking distance of 3 minutes to the old city square, Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Basilica Cistern, Archeological Museum, Hagia Irene, Turkish Islamic Arts Museum and Egyptian Obelisks.
Also our hotel is just 3 minutes walking distance to Grand Bazaar with an entrance through famous Nur-u Osmaniye Street. You may also reach tram line within 3 minutes and escape to the modern part of Istanbul, Taksim Square for local or fancy roof top restaurants or lively nightlife.
The building was used as the “Debreli Ismail Pasha” mansion between 1876-1909. After burning in 1983, the seaside mansion was built again in 1993-1996, based on the relievo projects and old photos, in accordance with its original, by “Yalı Tourism Investments and Management Inc.” with the allocation and approval of the Ministry of Tourism as “Bosphorus Palace Hotel”.
Debreli Ismail Pasha Seaside Mansion is one of the most beautiful examples of Neo-Ottoman architecture.The building is 300 square meters on and 1486 square meters of land. Back then,the garden side of the seaside mansion was used as harem, and the seaside part was reserved for men.
The Wings Hotel, Istanbul is inspired by the Dream and Wings of Hezarfen. The Hotel in all its glory is a beautiful and elegant place to visit and for you to enjoy all your special moment’s and like the magical moment that was created during the flight, we are confident that each and every person who visits the Hotel will leave feeling like they have witnessed a truly special moment of their lifetime. Upon arriving at the Hotel, you will witness the hotel’s lobby design replicating the wave of the wings, walking through the Hotel you will experience the tentacles of Hezarfen and experience the design of the wings at the entrance of each floor level.
The hotel gives the opportunity to its guests to wake up every day with a true feel of the magical moment and live the history with its offering of the amazing sites that were mentioned in the Hezarfen story, many rooms in the hotel allow for a breath-taking view of the historical Galata Tower, which is literally a stone’s throw away, along with the Bosphorus, Topkapi Palace – Home of the Sultan, Hagia Sophia – the first place where Hezarfen stopped to calm down before meeting the Sultan and the final stop the most incredible and historical Sultan Ahmet Mosque.
Famous for its plethora of designer label stores and Art Nouveau apartment buildings, Nisantasi, is Istanbul’s most trendy and popular shopping and entertainment district, while staying true to the glory of its history that dates back to the 18th century. The Stay Nisantasi is located at the very heart of this chic neighborhood that combines luxury and authenticity.
The hotel, just upstairs from the Prada flagship store, features 44 state-of-the-art rooms and a cozy library lounge designed by the internationally acclaimed and multi-award winning design firm, Autoban. World-renowned fashion houses, such as Louis Vuitton, Hermès and Chanel are just a step away from your room. Boutiques of internationally renowned Turkish designers such as Rifat Ozbek and Atil Kutoglu, as well as stores of leading Turkish labels can also be found in the area. Known widely among local fashionistas and gourmands, the area is also home to a refreshing selection of elegant and stylish cafes and restaurants, and is just a short trip away from to the city’s most famous touristic attractions and landmarks.
An inspiring Stay on the crystal waters of Bosphorus is waiting for you. Located in the picturesque and central neighborhood of Ortakoy, an always vibrant district that is a frequent destination for anyone who has ever set foot in Istanbul, The Stay Bosphorus boasts the city’s closest guest rooms to Bosphorus.
The melting pot of a variety of cultures in the past, Ortakoy district enhances your experience with its vivacious atmosphere at any time of the day. Surrounded by charming streets sprinkled with trendy restaurants as well as local cafes, eateries, nightclubs, galleries, jewelers and boutiques; The Stay Bosphorus is never too far away from the exciting sights and sounds of Istanbul – a city that hardly sleeps.
The Stay Bosphorus was built in the 19th century by the Balyan family, the masters behind Ottoman architecture who were responsible for shaping Istanbul’s architectural identity by constructing the majority of the buildings for the Empire, including Dolmabahce Palace, Beylerbeyi Palace and our neighbor, Ortakoy Mosque. Thanks to its rich history, this landmark mansion allows you to experience the treasures of the past as you indulge in luxurious modern-day comforts.