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

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 available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's buffet

Leisure facilities

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

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

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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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
  • Antique Turquoise Cafe Restaurant Bar
    100 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 Bathroom
Budget Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 165 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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    Standard Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds or 2 Single beds
    Size: 175 sq. feet
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    DOUBLE/TWIN STANDARD. BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

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      Annex Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed
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      Annex Double Room - Room Only BAR

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        The Byzantium photos Room Standard Triple Room
        Standard Triple Room
        Bed type: 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
        Size: 220 sq. feet
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        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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          Annex Triple Room
          Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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          • Free Wi-Fi
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          Triple Annex Room

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            Junior Suite
            Bed type: Double bed
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            • Free Wi-Fi
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            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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                • Free Wi-Fi
                • Air conditioning
                • Shower
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                  Economic Annex Double Room
                  Bed type: Double bed
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                  Economic Double Annex Room

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                  Executive Suite
                  Bed type: Double bed
                  Size: 380 sq. feet
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                  • Air conditioning
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                  Suite Executive Suite

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                    Economy Double Room
                    Bed type: Double bed
                    Size: 175 sq. feet
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                    • Free Wi-Fi
                    • Air conditioning
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                      How to reach hotel

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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
                      • Antique Turquoise Cafe Restaurant Bar
                        100 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

                      Shopping areas

                      • Media Museum - 1700 ft
                      • Archäologisches Museum - 2000 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

                      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 (Ayasofya) - 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 - 600 ft
                        Sultanahmet, Istanbul
                      • Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmet Camii) - 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

                      • Antique Turquoise Cafe Restaurant Bar - 100 ft

                        Address: AkbIyIk Cad no 40

                        72% likes this, based on 379 reviews

                      • Metropolis Cafe And Restaurant - 200 ft

                        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

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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
                        • Antique Turquoise Cafe Restaurant Bar
                          100 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