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 rooms

Parking

EUR 10 per day

Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Back massage

Reflex massage

Head massage

Full body massage

Steam room

Turkish bath

Spa & wellness center

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

The Byzantium Hotel is a 4-star property situated about 1.8 km from Turkish Orthodox Patriarchate Church, Suleymaniye Mosque and Mosque of Sehzade. Built in 2008, the hotel is a combination of Ottoman architecture and contemporary facilities.

The hotel boasts perfect location not far from monuments, a mosque and a basilica as well as gardens and parks. The property lies within 1 km from the city center.

The elegant hotel offers easy access to restaurants and bars.

A 5-minute walk from Sultanahmet Tram train station. 15 minutes' drive from Ataturk airport.

Rooms

The Byzantium Hotel offers beautiful rooms with a panoramic view of the sea featuring free wireless internet, a DVD player, a heating system, a private safe and pay television. Some rooms come with a view of the Mamara Sea and the Marmara Sea. They provide bathrooms with towels, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

There is a café for guests to enjoy their meal. Guests can order local meals at the magnificent restaurant. The café Oceans 7 Restaurant lies in a historic area, within 5-minute walk of The Byzantium Hotel.

Services

The on-site limousine and bicycle rentals are also available.

Relax

The Byzantium Hotel offers Turkish steam bath and massage for guests to relax and unwind. On-site fitness amenities include fitness classes and a gym.

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

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

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Mini golf

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Halal food
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's buffet

Leisure facilities

  • Ballroom
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Television in lobby
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam room
  • Jacuzzi
  • Back massage
  • Reflex massage
  • Head massage
  • Full body massage
  • Foot massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • City view

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

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

Self-catering

  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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Hotel Address:

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

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City Center
  • Istanbul
    1000 ft
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    8.8 mi
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    18.7 mi
Train Stations
  • Cankurtaran Train Station
    1000 ft
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station
    1700 ft
Underground stations
  • Sishane Metro Station
    1.6 mi
  • Aksaray
    1.7 mi
Restaurants
  • Albura Kathisma (cuisine: Turkish)
    200 ft
  • Metropolis Cafe And Restaurant
    200 ft
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

The Byzantium photos Room
Budget Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 165 sq. feet
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    Standard Room
    Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds
    Size: 175 sq. feet
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      Standard Triple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed
      Size: 220 sq. feet
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        Junior Suite
        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or Double bed
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        Junior Suite|SUITE JUNIOR SUITE

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        Standard Family Room
        Bed type: 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed and 1 Sofa bed or Double bed
        Size: 325 sq. feet
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          Superior Double Room
          Bed type: Double bed
          Size: 185 sq. feet
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            Deluxe Double Room
            Bed type: Double bed
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            Executive Suite
            Bed type: Double bed or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
            Size: 380 sq. feet
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              Economy Double Room
              Bed type: Double bed
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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
                  1000 ft
                Airports
                • Ataturk (IST)
                  8.8 mi
                • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
                  18.7 mi
                Train Stations
                • Cankurtaran Train Station
                  1000 ft
                • Sultanahmet Tram Station
                  1700 ft
                Underground stations
                • Sishane Metro Station
                  1.6 mi
                • Aksaray
                  1.7 mi
                Restaurants
                • Albura Kathisma (cuisine: Turkish)
                  200 ft
                • Metropolis Cafe And Restaurant
                  200 ft
                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

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                Best Family Hotels in Turkey

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                What's nearby

                Tourist attractions

                Popular areas

                • City Center - 700 ft

                Places of interest

                • Le hammam de Roxelane (Haseki Hürem Hamami) - 400 ft
                • Mosquée Bleue - 700 ft
                • Saint Sophia - 1000 ft
                • La fontaine Ahmet III - 1000 ft
                • Le milliaire d'Or - 1000 ft
                • Hippodrome - 1000 ft
                • Istanbul Gay Private Tours - 1000 ft
                • Petite Sainte Sophie - 1400 ft
                • Pasifik Travel Agency - Day Tours - 1400 ft
                • La rue de la Source Froide (Sogukçesme Sokak) - 1400 ft
                • La mosquée de Sokollu Mehmet Pasa - 2000 ft

                Train stations

                • Cankurtaran Train Station - 700 ft
                • Sultanahmet Tram Station - 1400 ft

                Monuments and Landmarks

                • Bath House of Haseki Hurrem Sultan - 700 ft
                • Roman Hippodrome - 1000 ft
                • Hagia Sophia - 1000 ft
                • Hagia Irene - 1400 ft
                • Cagaloglu Turkish Bath - 2000 ft
                • Sokollu Mehmet Pasha Mosque - 2000 ft

                Museums

                • Media Museum - 1700 ft

                Local attractions

                • Istanbul University - 5200 ft
                  Fuat Pasa Cad., Istanbul
                • Sehzade Mehmet Mosque - 1.2 mi
                  Sehzadebasi Cad., Istanbul
                • Corlulu Ali Pasa Medresesi - 1.4 mi
                  Between Sultanahmet Square and Beyazit Square, Istanbul
                • Suleymaniye Mosque - 1.1 mi
                  Mimar Sinan Cd, Suleymaniye Mh, Istanbul
                • Galata Bridge - 1.2 mi
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                Near the hotel

                • Hagia Sophia Museum / Church - 1200 ft
                  Sultanahmet, Istanbul
                • Akbiyik Street - 400 ft
                  Akbiyik Street, Istanbul
                • Besiktas - 900 ft
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                • Sokollu Mehmet Pasa Mosque - 1200 ft
                  Kucuk Ayasofya Mh. 34122 Fatih, Istanbul
                • Sultanahmet District - 700 ft
                  Sultanahmet, Istanbul
                • Blue Mosque - 1500 ft
                  Sultanahmet, Istanbul
                • Arap Camii - 900 ft
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                Restaurants nearby

                • Albura Kathisma - 200 ft

                  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: USD 7 - USD 40

                • Oceans 7 Restaurant - 100 ft

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

                  60% likes this, based on 450 reviews

                • Cafe Rumist - 200 ft

                  Address: Akbiyik Caddesi No:5
                  Phone: 902124586641

                  74% likes this, based on 624 reviews
                  Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, European, Turkish
                  Price Range: USD 14 - USD 40

                • Metropolis Cafe And Restaurant - 200 ft

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

                  72% likes this, based on 586 reviews

                • Magnaura Cafe - 100 ft

                  Address: Akbiyik Cad No:27

                  84% likes this, based on 287 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

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                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

                Guest reviews

                  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
                    1000 ft
                  Airports
                  • Ataturk (IST)
                    8.8 mi
                  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
                    18.7 mi
                  Train Stations
                  • Cankurtaran Train Station
                    1000 ft
                  • Sultanahmet Tram Station
                    1700 ft
                  Underground stations
                  • Sishane Metro Station
                    1.6 mi
                  • Aksaray
                    1.7 mi
                  Restaurants
                  • Albura Kathisma (cuisine: Turkish)
                    200 ft
                  • Metropolis Cafe And Restaurant
                    200 ft
                  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