Istanbul hotels

Istanbul hotels

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Istanbul, Turkey
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Low season February
High season June
  Average price (weeknight): $122
  Average price (weekend night): $100

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Top tips for finding the perfect Istanbul hotel

  • Istanbul is filled with incredible historic sites. In the Sultanahmet area of the city, you will find plenty of hotels near the Blue Mosque. Hotel Sultan Hill offers great views of the mosque, with cheap deals on offer.
  • For hotels near the Grand Bazaar, one of the greatest markets in the world, search in the Old Town area of the city, where you will find accommodation such as Hotel New House to the south of the market, with excellent deals. To the east, you will find Florenta Hotel, a hotel full of character just a few hundred metres from the market.
  • Across the Sea of Marmara, you will find the Asian side of Istanbul. This area is less densely populated with hotels, but you will find some well-rated options near the Golden Horn and Kadıköy Pier. The Bella Hotel comes highly rated and has a modern finish, while The Marist Hotel Kadikoy offers a view from its rooftop across the local streets.
  • In the northern area of the city, you will find the beautiful Taksim Square, which is known for its monument, great eateries and good nightlife. Avantgarde Hotel Taksim Square - Special Class is rated as one of the best city hotels and offers fantastic sea views over the Sea of Marmara.
  • Compared to many other locations, Istanbul offers hotels rated with 5 stars at a much more reasonable price, with many fantastically cheap deals across the city centre. Novotel Istanbul Karakoy comes with a brilliant sea view and views of the Asian side of the city.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Istanbul

How much is a cheap hotel in Istanbul?
KAYAK users have found double rooms in Istanbul for as cheap as $11 in the last 3 days. The average price is $219.
How much is a hotel in Istanbul for tonight?
In the last 3 hours, users have found Istanbul hotels for tonight for as low as $86. Users have also found 3-star hotels from $86 and 4-star hotels from $96.
Which are the most popular neighbourhoods to stay in Istanbul?
Hotels in Fatih, Beyoğlu and Sisli South have the most searches on KAYAK. For more information about Istanbul different neighbourhoods, check out our Istanbul City Guide.
How can I find hotels near me?
Take a look at our extensive hotel Heatmaps to find the best hotels near you.
Where can I find cheap hotels in Istanbul?
Istanbul is a great place to travel on a budget, with many excellent hotels offering prices in the double figures. The Old Town is a great place to stay on a budget, with cheap hotels and some of the best attractions nearby. Try the World Heritage Hotel Istanbul for a modern hotel with top ratings.
Are there good hotels near Istanbul airport?
There’s a good selection of hotels near the airport that are usually offered at cheap and affordable prices. Rox Hotel comes rated as the best airport hotel and is a short walk from the M1a metro line into the city centre. The 5-star Bricks Airport Hotel Istanbul offers something at the more luxurious end.
Where can I find high-end hotels in Istanbul?
If you’re looking for an opulent stay in Istanbul, then look in the Besiktas area. Here you will find Hotel Les Ottomans, with its stunning pools and terrace with a sea view. A little further south along the coast, you will find the Shangri-La Bosphorus which has been rated as the best romantic hotel.
Are there good all-inclusive hotels in Istanbul?
While there aren’t many hotels that offer all-inclusive packages, there are a few in the Karako and Taksim Square areas of the city. The Occidental The Public is an excellent 4-star stay, and the Mercure Istanbul Taksim is just a short walk from the seafront.

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Most recommended Istanbul hotels

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Titanic Business Golden Horn - Istanbul - Building
8.5 Excellent (5,033 reviews)
DoubleTree by Hilton Istanbul Topkapi - Istanbul - Building
8.0 Excellent (4,012 reviews)
Swissotel The Bosphorus Istanbul - Istanbul - Building
9.2 Excellent (15,373 reviews)
Elite World Business Hotel - Istanbul - Building
8.5 Excellent (5,348 reviews)
Uranus Istanbul Topkapi - Istanbul - Building
8.6 Excellent (5,745 reviews)
Hilton Istanbul Kozyatagi - Istanbul - Bedroom
8.4 Excellent (5,350 reviews)
Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel - Istanbul - Building
8.2 Excellent (5,830 reviews)
Intercontinental Istanbul - Istanbul - Building
8.8 Excellent (5,741 reviews)
Sultans Royal Hotel - Istanbul - Building
9.3 Excellent (258 reviews)
Elite World Europe Hotel - Istanbul - Building
8.5 Excellent (6,078 reviews)
Ciragan Palace Kempinski - Istanbul - Building
9.4 Excellent (6,809 reviews)

Best rooms in Istanbul

Witt Istanbul Hotel - Istanbul - Building
9.6 Excellent (597 reviews)
Tomtom Suites - Istanbul - Building
9.6 Excellent (600 reviews)
Hotel Les Ottomans - Boutique Class - Istanbul - Building
8.8 Excellent (379 reviews)
Dilhayat Kalfa Hotel - Istanbul - Building
9.3 Excellent (145 reviews)

Best Istanbul hotels near Taksim Meydani

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The Marmara Taksim - Istanbul - Bedroom
8.5 Excellent (6,779 reviews)
Point Hotel Taksim - Istanbul - Building
8.4 Excellent (5,296 reviews)
The Green Park Hotel Taksim - Istanbul - Building
7.0 Good (1,461 reviews)
Grand Star Hotel Bosphorus - Istanbul - Building
5.8 Okay (1,715 reviews)

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Wow Airport Hotel - Istanbul - Building
7.8 Good (4,501 reviews)
Rox Hotel - Istanbul - Bedroom
8.0 Excellent (2,866 reviews)
Han Hostel Airport North - Istanbul - Building
7.9 Good (357 reviews)
Wow Istanbul Hotel - Istanbul - Building
8.1 Excellent (3,511 reviews)
Bricks Hotel Istanbul - Istanbul - Building
8.6 Excellent (142 reviews)
Niconya Port Suite&Hotel - Istanbul - Building
7.9 Good (618 reviews)
Grand Palace Hotel - Istanbul - Building
7.7 Good (915 reviews)
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