The Byzantium Hotel - Istanbul

Cankurtaran Mah Akbiyik Cad No 29 Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey, 34400  show map
 4 stars
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The Byzantium Hotel - Istanbul

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Turkish bath

Reflex massage

Massage

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

Verified Reviews:

  • Between the blue mosque and hagia sofia - Wifi is free - Well worth the price - Highly recommend
  • Decent (though pricey!) food - No gym - Elevators did not work - Staff is very friendly
  • Short walk to the tram (metro) line - Terrace restaurant is good - Amazing views
  • Great location - In the middle of sultanahmet - Bed was very comfortable - Nice service
  • Cozy hotel - Room was large - Small jacuzzi-bath tub - Breakfast table was small

Overview

Byzantium is a 4-star hotel providing a beautiful accommodation near to Turkish and Islamic Arts Museum, Blue Mosque and Galata Bridge. The traditional hotel is set in an Ottoman building in the center of Istanbul.

The city center is 10 minutes' walk of the property. Monuments, the minaret and the basilica lie a short distance away.

Within walking distance of Fatih district with restaurants and bars.

The hotel's unique location offers to get to Ataturk airport in 15 minutes by car.

Rooms

This property comprises 56 rooms featuring Comfort Annex Double Room, Annex Triple Room and Budget Double Room with free Wi-Fi, a fireplace, individual climate control, LCD TV and a laptop safe. The Byzantium Hotel enjoys a panoramic view of Gulhane Park and the Marmara Sea. An electric kettle, kitchenware and coffee/tea makers are also provided for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the café each morning. The magnificent restaurant offers fine local meals. The small bar serves a selection of juices and coffee. The café Oceans 7 Restaurant is situated 50 meters of the property.

Services

Business travelers can use a business center, a copier and a banquet hall available on site.

Relax

Guests can make use of a sauna, a spa center and a treatment room along with Turkish steam bath and reflex massage. The property offers fitness classes and a gym helping guests to keep fit.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 10 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   56.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Free safe at reception
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Executive/club floor
  • Vending machines
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Doctor on call
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Cafe
  • Halal food
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's buffet

Leisure facilities

  • Ballroom
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Television in lobby
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Mirror

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Bathroom telephone

Kitchen facilities

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

Cankurtaran Mah Akbiyik Cad No 29 Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey, 34400

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City Center
  • Istanbul
    300 m
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    14.1 km
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    30.1 km
Train Stations
  • Cankurtaran Train Station
    300 m
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station
    500 m
Underground stations
  • Sishane Metro Station
    2.6 km
  • Aksaray
    2.8 km
Restaurants
  • Albura Kathisma (cuisine: Turkish)
    40 m
  • Antique Turquoise Cafe Restaurant Bar
    20 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    56

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Rooms and availability

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Budget Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 15 m²
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    Standard Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds
    Size: 16 m²
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    Double/Twin Room with Breakfast BAR Non-Refundable

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      Annex Double Room
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        Standard Triple Room
        Bed type: 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
        Size: 20 m²
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        • Air conditioning
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          Annex Triple Room
          Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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            Junior Suite
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              Standard Family Room
              Bed type: 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed and 1 Sofa bed
              Size: 30 m²
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                Superior Double Room
                Bed type: Double bed
                Size: 17 m²
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                  Comfort Double Room
                  Bed type: Double bed
                  Size: 20 m²
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                    Comfort Annex Double Room
                    Bed type: Double bed
                    Size: 20 m²
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                      Executive Suite
                      Bed type: 1 Double bed and 2 Single beds
                      Size: 35 m²
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                      • Air conditioning
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                        Economy Double Room
                        Bed type: Double bed
                        Size: 16 m²
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                          How to reach hotel

                          hotel The Byzantium Hotel - Istanbul Istanbul location
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                          Hotel Address:

                          Cankurtaran Mah Akbiyik Cad No 29 Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey, 34400

                          Get directions
                          City Center
                          • Istanbul
                            300 m
                          Airports
                          • Ataturk (IST)
                            14.1 km
                          • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
                            30.1 km
                          Train Stations
                          • Cankurtaran Train Station
                            300 m
                          • Sultanahmet Tram Station
                            500 m
                          Underground stations
                          • Sishane Metro Station
                            2.6 km
                          • Aksaray
                            2.8 km
                          Restaurants
                          • Albura Kathisma (cuisine: Turkish)
                            40 m
                          • Antique Turquoise Cafe Restaurant Bar
                            20 m
                          Hotel information
                          • Check-in:
                            from  12 pm
                          • Check-out:
                            until  12 pm
                          • Year renovated:
                            2008
                          • Number of floors:
                            4
                          • Number of rooms:
                            56

                          Hotel Awards

                          TurkishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedIstanbulThe Byzantium

                          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                          Best Family Hotels in Turkey

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                          What's nearby

                          Tourist attractions

                          Popular areas

                          • City Center - 200 m

                          Places of interest

                          • Le hammam de Roxelane (Haseki Hürem Hamami) - 100 m
                          • Mosquée Bleue - 200 m
                          • Saint Sophia - 300 m
                          • La fontaine Ahmet III - 300 m
                          • Le milliaire d'Or - 300 m
                          • Hippodrome - 300 m
                          • Istanbul Gay Private Tours - 300 m
                          • Petite Sainte Sophie - 400 m
                          • Pasifik Travel Agency - Day Tours - 400 m
                          • La rue de la Source Froide (Sogukçesme Sokak) - 400 m
                          • La mosquée de Sokollu Mehmet Pasa - 600 m

                          Train stations

                          • Cankurtaran Train Station - 200 m
                          • Sultanahmet Tram Station - 400 m

                          Shopping areas

                          • Media Museum - 500 m
                          • Archäologisches Museum - 600 m

                          Monuments and Landmarks

                          • Bath House of Haseki Hurrem Sultan - 200 m
                          • Roman Hippodrome - 300 m
                          • Hagia Sophia - 300 m
                          • Hagia Irene - 400 m
                          • Cagaloglu Turkish Bath - 600 m
                          • Sokollu Mehmet Pasha Mosque - 600 m

                          Local attractions

                          • Istanbul University - 1.6 km
                            Fuat Pasa Cad., Istanbul
                          • Sehzade Mehmet Mosque - 1.9 km
                            Sehzadebasi Cad., Istanbul
                          • Corlulu Ali Pasa Medresesi - 2.3 km
                            Between Sultanahmet Square and Beyazit Square, Istanbul
                          • Suleymaniye Mosque - 1.8 km
                            Mimar Sinan Cd, Suleymaniye Mh, Istanbul
                          • Galata Bridge - 1.9 km
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                          Near the hotel

                          • Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya) - 340 m
                            Sultanahmet, Istanbul
                          • Akbiyik Street - 110 m
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                          • Besiktas - 270 m
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                          • Sokollu Mehmet Pasa Mosque - 360 m
                            Kucuk Ayasofya Mh. 34122 Fatih, Istanbul
                          • Sultanahmet District - 180 m
                            Sultanahmet, Istanbul
                          • Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmet Camii) - 440 m
                            Sultanahmet, Istanbul
                          • Arap Camii - 270 m
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                          Restaurants nearby

                          • Albura Kathisma - 40 m

                            Address: Cankurtaran Mah. Yeni AkbIyIk Cad. No:38
                            Phone: +90 212 517 90 31

                            86% likes this, based on 1057 reviews
                            Cuisine: Turkish
                            Price Range: GBP 5 - GBP 32

                          • Oceans 7 Restaurant - 30 m

                            Address: Akbiyik Cad No:49
                            Phone: +90 212 458 8656

                            60% likes this, based on 450 reviews

                          • Cafe Rumist - 60 m

                            Address: Akbiyik Caddesi No:5
                            Phone: 902124586641

                            74% likes this, based on 624 reviews
                            Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, European, Turkish
                            Price Range: GBP 11 - GBP 32

                          • Antique Turquoise Cafe Restaurant Bar - 20 m

                            Address: AkbIyIk Cad no 40

                            72% likes this, based on 379 reviews

                          • Metropolis Cafe And Restaurant - 50 m

                            Address: Akbiyik Caddesi, Terbiyik Sokak No:19
                            Phone: +902125176826

                            84% likes this, based on 587 reviews

                          Hotel information
                          • Check-in:
                            from  12 pm
                          • Check-out:
                            until  12 pm
                          • Year renovated:
                            2008
                          • Number of floors:
                            4
                          • Number of rooms:
                            56

                          Hotel Awards

                          TurkishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedIstanbulThe Byzantium

                          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                          Best Family Hotels in Turkey

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                          The Byzantium Reviews

                          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Byzantium

                          Average guest rating

                          7.6out of 10
                          Fabulous
                          Based on 207 reviews

                          Rating by category:

                          Service
                          9.1
                          Value
                          8.6
                          Location
                          8.8
                          Rooms
                          8.3
                          Dining
                          8.1

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                            How to reach hotel

                            hotel The Byzantium Hotel - Istanbul Istanbul location
                            Show big map »

                            Hotel Address:

                            Cankurtaran Mah Akbiyik Cad No 29 Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey, 34400

                            Get directions
                            City Center
                            • Istanbul
                              300 m
                            Airports
                            • Ataturk (IST)
                              14.1 km
                            • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
                              30.1 km
                            Train Stations
                            • Cankurtaran Train Station
                              300 m
                            • Sultanahmet Tram Station
                              500 m
                            Underground stations
                            • Sishane Metro Station
                              2.6 km
                            • Aksaray
                              2.8 km
                            Restaurants
                            • Albura Kathisma (cuisine: Turkish)
                              40 m
                            • Antique Turquoise Cafe Restaurant Bar
                              20 m
                            Hotel information
                            • Check-in:
                              from  12 pm
                            • Check-out:
                              until  12 pm
                            • Year renovated:
                              2008
                            • Number of floors:
                              4
                            • Number of rooms:
                              56

                            Hotel Awards

                            TurkishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedIstanbulThe Byzantium

                            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                            Best Family Hotels in Turkey

                            Use Badge