Ferman Hotel  4 stars

Amiral Taftil Sok No:23, Istanbul, Turkey, 34100  show mapSave
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Verified Reviews:

  • Difficult for cabs to find - Room with a nice patio - Great service - Free shuttle - Free wifi
  • Close to shops and restaurants - No free parking - A bit pricey - Great comfort - Would go back
  • Romantic hotel - Room was nice size - Staff are helpful - Breakfast is simple
  • Sultanahmet district - Room was great - Bathroom was modern - Reccomend this place
  • Perfect location for site seeing - Roof terrace was very impressive - Views of the blue mosque

Overview

Cozily nestled in the heart of the historical Sultanahmet peninsula, the luxurious Ferman Hotel first opened its doors in 2009. This four-star setting features contemporary architectural lines with oriental Turkish touches that match its surroundings – the magnificent Blue Mosque, splendid Hagia Sophia, traditional Grand Covered Bazaar, underground Basilica Cistern lie within close proximity to the property.

With its Ottoman designer style interior, the Ferman Hotel ideally fits both business and leisure tourists. On the premises you will find all state-of-the-art business facilities as well as a well-equipped sauna and massage cabinet.

All 24 guestrooms at the Ferman Hotel feature individual décor along with Wi-Fi internet access, direct dial phone and round-the-clock room service, creating a tranquil environment for both business and leisure.

Ferman Hotel features stylish Terrace Restaurant where all guests can enjoy a wide variety of traditional Turkish dishes as well as continental specialties. Local chef will treat you with true culinary chefs-d'oeuvre accompanied by spirits and refreshments as well as served in the romantic ambience of Istanbul and with Marmara Sea views.

Ferman Hotel boasts excellent public transport and motorway connections.

Number of rooms   24.

City Center Istanbul - 1000 ft
Airports Ataturk (IST) - 8.7 mi, Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) - 18.7 mi
Train Stations Haydarpasa Train Station - 2.1 mi, - 400 ft
Underground stations Aksaray - 1.7 mi, Taksim - 2.3 mi
Restaurants Dubb Ethnic Restaurant (cuisine: Indian) - 100 ft, Cafe Rumist (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, European) - 400 ft

Rooms

Ferman Hotel’s guestrooms include its standard double and twin room, Sultan’s room fitted with double bed or twin beds, Ocean’s room, junior suite, penthouse room and king room. Each room features the following as standard: air-conditioning/heating, LCD TV, direct dial phone, mini-bar, safe deposit box, hair dryer, private bathroom or shower tub. Non-smoking rooms as well as rooms for disabled people are available on request. Guests with children are welcome. All children under the age of five may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. All children under the age of two may stay for free. Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 20.00 per night/person for extra beds. Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is one. No baby cots provided in the room. No pets allowed.

Dining options

Ferman Hotel features light and spacious breakfast room where all guests can enjoy rich buffet breakfast from 7.30am to 10.30am. A wide selection of vegetarian dishes as well as children’s menu is available on your request.

The hotel Ferman serves a buffet breakfast for free.  You can start your day with a continental breakfast, which costs EUR 10 per person per night. 

Work

Business travelers will find all necessary business facilities and services, including complementary Wi-Fi and broadband internet access and fax/print/scanner/photocopying/post service.

Leisure

Ferman Hotel is a wonderful place for relaxation and rejuvenation since its first-class sauna and professional massage treatments serve as salvation after a long day of business and sightseeing. Sauna is open from 11am to 11pm. Be sure to make an advanced reservation at reception.

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Facilities

General
  • Parking (fee required)
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Elevator
  • Concierge desk
  • Doctor on call
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • VIP room facilities
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Tour desk
  • Designated smoking area
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel and is free of charge.

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Free Public hotel parking is possible at a location nearby.

Private hotel parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) and the rate is 7 EURO.

Services
  • Maid Service
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Limousine service
  • Valet parking
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Ticket service
Dining facilities
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail lounge
  • Halal food
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Fax/photocopying
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Sauna
  • Fitness center
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Sun terrace
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Library
Room view
  • Sea view
  • City view
  • Ocean view
  • Countryside view
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Smoking
  • Work desk
  • Mini bar
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Ceiling fan
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Fireplace
  • Armchair
  • Living room
Bathroom
  • Separate tub and shower
  • Laundry basket/clothes hamper
  • Bathtub
  • Bath tub with spray jets
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobe
  • Bathroom telephone
  • Slippers
Kitchen facilities
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice machine
Bedroom
  • Sofa bed
  • Canopy/poster bed
Media
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • LCD TV
  • International calls
  • Telephone with data ports
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • Internet access
  • Direct dial telephone
Room decor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Artificial lighting
  • Room windows open

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 5 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
  • There are no cribs provided in a room. 
Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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Ferman Hotel’s guestrooms include its standard double and twin room, Sultan’s room fitted with double bed or twin beds, Ocean’s room, junior suite, penthouse room and king room. Each room features the following as standard: air-conditioning/heating, LCD TV, direct dial phone, mini-bar, safe deposit box, hair dryer, private bathroom or shower tub. Non-smoking rooms as well as rooms for disabled people are available on request. Guests with children are welcome. All children under the age of five may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. All children under the age of two may stay for free. Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 20.00 per night/person for extra beds. Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is one. No baby cots provided in the room. No pets allowed.

Sultan Double Room
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Bed type: Double Bed or One Single Bed
Executive Floor Double Room
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Bed type: King Size Bed
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    Classic First Floor Room
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    Bed type: Double Or Twin Beds
    View: City view
    Double Room
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    Bed type: Double Bed or One Single Bed or Double Or Twin Beds
    View: Sea view
    Junior Suite
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    Bed type: Double Bed or King Size Bed or One Single Bed
    View: Ocean view
    Room facilities
      Superior Twin Room
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      Bed type: Two Single Beds
      View: Sea view
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        Superior Triple Room
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        Bed type: Triple
        View: Sea view
        Deluxe Twin Room
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        Bed type: Queen Or Twin Beds
        View: Ocean view
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          Executive First Floor Twin Room
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          Bed type: Double Or Twin Beds
          Room facilities
            Ocean Double Room
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            Bed type: Double Bed or One Single Bed
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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions
              • 700 ft
              • Hagia Sophia
                1400 ft
              • Basilica Cistern
                1700 ft
              • Topkapi Palace
                3000 ft
              Popular areas
              • City Center
                700 ft
              Places of interest
              • Mosquée Bleue
                700 ft
              • Le hammam de Roxelane (Haseki Hürem Hamami)
                1000 ft
              • Hippodrome
                1000 ft
              • La fontaine Ahmet III
                1400 ft
              • Le milliaire d'Or
                1400 ft
              • Istanbul Gay Private Tours
                1400 ft
              • Saint Sophia
                1400 ft
              • Petite Sainte Sophie
                1700 ft
              • Pasifik Travel Agency - Day Tours
                1700 ft
              • La rue de la Source Froide (Sogukçesme Sokak)
                1700 ft
              • La mosquée de Sokollu Mehmet Pasa
                2000 ft
              • La colonne de Constantin
                2700 ft
              • L'aqueduc de Valens
                3000 ft
              • Theodosianische Mauer
                3000 ft
              • Holzhäuser
                3000 ft
              • Istanbul Tag 3, Sisli und Beyazit
                3300 ft
              Museums
              • Archeological Museum
                2700 ft
              Parks
              • Gülhane-Park
                3000 ft

              Local Attractions

              • New Mosque
                5000 ft
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              • Museum of Calligraphy
                5000 ft
                Bayezit Meydani, Istanbul
              • Istanbul University
                1.0 mi
                Fuat Pasa Cad., Istanbul
              • Suleymaniye Mosque
                1.1 mi
                Mimar Sinan Cd, Suleymaniye Mh, Istanbul
              • Sehzade Mehmet Mosque
                1.2 mi
                Sehzadebasi Cad., Istanbul

              Near the hotel

              • Sultanahmet District
                400 ft
                Sultanahmet, Istanbul
              • Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya)
                1700 ft
                Sultanahmet, Istanbul
              • Akbiyik Street
                300 ft
                Akbiyik Street, Istanbul
              • Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmet Camii)
                1400 ft
                Sultanahmet, Istanbul
              • Besiktas
                900 ft
                IstanbulTurkey
              • Arap Camii
                900 ft
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              • Sokollu Mehmet Pasa Mosque
                1000 ft
                Kucuk Ayasofya Mh. 34122 Fatih, Istanbul

              Restaurants Nearby

              • Dubb Ethnic Restaurant

                82% likes this, based on 231 reviews
                Cuisine: Indian

                100 ft
                Amiral Taftil Sok No:25

                Phone: 517 6828

              • Cafe Rumist

                81% likes this, based on 641 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, European, Turkish
                Price Range: USD 13 - USD 39

                400 ft
                Akbiyik Caddesi No:5

                Phone: 902124586641

              • Ferman Hotel Terrace Restaurant

                86% likes this, based on 26 reviews
                Cuisine: International

                100 ft
                Amiral Tafdil Sok. Ferman Hotel No:37

                Phone: 4589993

              • Balikci Sabahattin

                56% likes this, based on 410 reviews
                Cuisine: Seafood, Turkish
                Price Range: USD 30 - USD 100

                300 ft
                Seyit Hasan - Cankurtaran

                Phone: 02124581824

              • Obelisk Restaurant

                86% likes this, based on 33 reviews
                Cuisine: Turkish

                200 ft
                A.Tafdil Sokak No 17/19

                Phone: 90 212 5177173

              Getting there.

              Ferman Hotel is located 40 minutes drive from the Ataturk Hava Limani airport. When driving your car, take Yesilköy direction and after 3km switch to Sirkeci direction. After 20km turn left following the sign towards Sultanahmet. When reaching Küçük Ayasofya Street keep on Sultanahmet direction until reaching Torun Street. Turn right to Mimar Mehmet Aga Street and at the end of the street turn switch rightward to the Amiral Tafdil Street where you will find Ferman Hotel on your left hand side.

              Getting around.

              Ferman Hotel is located within five-minute walk from the Cankurtaran railway station, while city buses run their routes in many directions from the public bus stations at Kennedy Caddesi and Atmeydani Caddesi, both seven minutes away from the property. The on-site parking is available with your advanced booking for EUR 7, while the nearby public parking is available free of charge.

              Ferman Hotel Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Ferman Hotel

              Average guest rating

              8.8
              out of 10
              Exceptional
              Based on 70 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Service
              8.9
              Value
              8.6
              Rooms
              9.1
              Location
              9.2
              Dining
              8.5

              Individual guest reviews

              • Older travelers

                The excellent staff, always helpful and friendly with good advice. Ece Acar at reception was especially pleasant and helpful. Proximity of hotel to main sights of the city.

                Room we had on the lower ground floor had the worst view ever! Trains were a bit noisy.

                • Average rating
                  8.8
              • Family with children

                The rooms adjacent to the lobby were very bright, roomy and the decor, modern. Lots of hot water with great water pressure. Responsive room temperature control. (Important because Istanbul can get very cold). The charming and attentive staff, the cherry on top.

                • Average rating
                  10.0
              • Single

                The terrace view was amazing.

                What a nightmare. My room was located in the basement and was very dark with 2 small windows. The cleaning ladies would wake me up every morning around 7, by smashing their vacum cleaners into my door and opening and closing the other doors where they stored towels etc... When they cleaned my room they would take all my clothes that was not in the wardrobe and put it into my luggage, without folding it so that everything was wrinkled. So I asked the receptionist for an iron, but she never brought it to me. I also asked to be woken up in the morning, but the receptionist did not call me! The breakfast was mediocre, with bad coffee. The birds feed from the buffet as well. One of them ate my cereal while I was getting some tea. The rim of the milk pot was dirty - there was old milk on it which nobody seemed to clean. I have photos of all this, but don't see the way to upload them. Overall, a horrible hotel. They did try to make it up by offering me a free taxi ride to the airport, but this does not solve the basic issues of this hotel.

                • Average rating
                  4.6
              • Older travelers

                The staff was superb!! I´ve ben in more expensive hotels where you get just a cold face. These kids are outstanding !! The location is really good.

                • Average rating
                  7.8
              • Couple

                The location was excellent. So are the staff. I also want to add the cleanliness of the rooms and the fantastic roof terrace which is overlooking Bosphorus from one side and to Hagia Sofia + Blue Mosque on the other side. 24 hours open bar terrace adds to it as well.

                • Average rating
                  10.0
              • Older travelers

                Very comfortable hotel with very friendly and helpful staff. excilant view one side Marmara Sea, and the other one is the Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia. This Hotel is a good value for money. The only thing need to improve was breakfast buffet

                • Average rating
                  10.0
              • Family with children

                We had a lovely sized room, very nicely furnished. Views of the Blue Mosque were awesome. Breakfast was good & the rooftop terrace had a stunning panoramic view! Gurol (I'm not sure of the spelling)was extremely helpful & personable as he ran the front desk in the evenings. Loved the location of the hotel; nice quiet, quaint, street close to everything.

                Slight odor in the bathroom; water leaked (condensataion from air conditioning maybe?) above closet onto clothes--not a huge deal for us but could be for other guests.

                • Average rating
                  9.6
              • Older travelers

                Location, bedroom, bed very comfortable.

                Breakfast not brilliant.

                • Average rating
                  8.2
              • Couple

                Upon arrival the friendly and professional staff informed us of surrounding places to visit and how to get there. The Ocean room size was good with seaview and balcony with sitting area. The rooftop terrace was a lovely place for breakast everyday with views.

                We would have really appreciated fresh juice at breakfast instead of the concentrated type options! Otherwise overall good place to stay in Sultanahmet area.

                • Average rating
                  7.0
              • Couple

                Friendly and helpful staff. Free airport transfer offer as we stayed more than 3 nights.

                It was difficult to get heating on, had to ask at reception for it to be switched on each evening.

                • Average rating
                  7.4
              • Single

                Very Friendly staff, reasonable value , great location near Haiga Sophia and Blue Mosge and not far from Grand Bazaar. Restaurant strip nearby. Great views from rooftop which would nbe great for bfast in summer - chilly in winter.,

                • Average rating
                  8.8
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