Point Barbaros  5 stars

Esentepe Yildiz Posta Cad. No. 29 Sisli / Istanbu, Istanbul, Turkey, 34394  show mapSave
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Verified Reviews:

  • Very modern hotel - Comfortable rooms - Nice breakfast - Highly recomended
  • Brilliant business lounge - Great gym area - Great meeting rooms - Italian restaurant
  • 5 minutes walk to the metrobus - Large room - Nice bathroom - Pool/turkish bath were great
  • Close to airport and bosphoros - Great views of the sea - Good free internet connection
  • Bit far from taksim - Far from the airport - Small room - Staff was friendly - Drinks are expensive

Overview

Located in the center of Istanbul, the five-star Point Hotel Barbaros is close to the sights of Sultanahmet, the Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace and the Grand Bazaar.

Renovated in 2009 it boasts boutique-style interior, designer furnishings and state-of-the-art equipment.

All 202 rooms are appointed with luxurious bathrooms, flat-screen TVs and mini-bars. Some rooms feature fabulous sea views.

The hotel has three restaurants, a patisserie and three bars on site.

The 24-hour business center offers 15 meeting rooms, secretarial services, a technology helpdesk and complimentary wireless and wired high-speed internet access.

Point Hotel’s Mayadrom Sports Centre provides an exercising studio with spinning bicycles and treadmills compatible with iPods, cardio machines, weight-lifting stations and kinesis studios for personal training.

Year renovated   2009.  Number of floors   16.  Number of rooms   210.

The hotel is located in the city center, within close proximity to Istanbul Cevahir Shopping Center, the Bosphorus Bridge, Dolmabahce Palace, Beylerbeyi Palace, Taksim Square and the famous Istiklal Street. Sisli Metro Station is just 1.6km away, Levent Metro Station is less than 2km far and Metro Osmanbey is about 2.3km away from the residence.

Distance to:

  • City Center - 7.1km
  • Airport: Ataturk - 19.2km, Sabiha Gokcen - 31.1km
  • Train Station: Haydarpasa Train Station - 7.6km, - 100 m
  • Underground station: Gayrettepe - 600 m, Şişli - 1.6km

Rooms

The hotel has non-smoking rooms and rooms with facilities for people with disabilities.

Deluxe rooms are appointed with Italian-styled bathrooms, iPod docking stations and CD players.

Executive rooms feature separate sitting areas with desks and ergonomic chairs, direct-dial phones and large balconies with stunning sea views.

Junior suites offer 40-inch LCD televisions, interactive TV systems and extra sleeping zones.

Baby cots are available on request and all children under the age of six may stay for free in existing beds.

Dining options

Buffet breakfast is served for free at the on-site restaurant each morning from 7am till 11am.

The 18th floor restaurant with panoramic view of the Bosphorus offers international cuisine daily from 7am till 11pm.

The Piola restaurant provides traditional Italian delicacies every day from 10am till 10pm.

The Lobby restaurant serves regional and international specialties seven days a week from noon till midnight.

There are three bars and a bakery on site which offer a wide choice of drinks and snacks daily from early morning till late at night.

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Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free. 
  • All children under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 40 per night/person for extra beds. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are allowed on request

Facilities

General
  • Free parking
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Elevator
  • Pets allowed
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Concierge desk
  • Tour desk
  • Luggage storage
  • Trouser Press
Internet

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.

Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
Services
  • Laundry
  • Massage services
  • Limousine service
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Maid Service
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Business library
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Children's facilities
  • Child care
  • Game room
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Fitness center
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room safe
  • Terrace
  • Shower
  • Telephone

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The hotel has non-smoking rooms and rooms with facilities for people with disabilities.

Deluxe rooms are appointed with Italian-styled bathrooms, iPod docking stations and CD players.

Executive rooms feature separate sitting areas with desks and ergonomic chairs, direct-dial phones and large balconies with stunning sea views.

Junior suites offer 40-inch LCD televisions, interactive TV systems and extra sleeping zones.

Baby cots are available on request and all children under the age of six may stay for free in existing beds.

Executive Room City View
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Point Barbaros Executive Room City View Executive Double Room
Point Barbaros Executive Room City View Executive Junior Suite
Point Barbaros Executive Room City View Executive Double Room with Sea View
Bed type: Double Bed
Size: 25m2
View: City view

Spacious room with contemporary design comprises sleeping zone, work desk, rest zone, private bathroom with all modern conveniences. The room with additional deluxe touches and the Hotel Club exclusive access.

Room facilities
    Executive Room Sea View
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    Point Barbaros Executive Room Sea View Executive Double Room
    Point Barbaros Executive Room Sea View Executive Double Room
    Point Barbaros Executive Room Sea View Executive Junior Suite
    Point Barbaros Executive Room Sea View Executive Double Room with Sea View
    Bed type: Double Bed
    Size: 25m2
    View: Sea view

    Spacious room with contemporary design comprises sleeping zone, work desk, rest zone, private bathroom with all modern conveniences. The room with additional deluxe touches and the Hotel Club exclusive access.

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      Executive Junior Suite City View
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      Point Barbaros Executive Junior Suite City View Executive Junior Suite
      Point Barbaros Executive Junior Suite City View Executive Junior Suite
      Point Barbaros Executive Junior Suite City View Executive Junior Suite
      Bed type: Double Bed
      Size: 50m2
      View: City view

      This Suite offers more space with a comfortable seating area and views across the city. It also includes: - Cold and hot appetizers and free local alcoholic & non - alcoholic drinks from 06:30 to 23:00. - Free local phone calls - 3 Pieces of laundry / dry cleaning / ironing for free

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        Deluxe Room City View
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        Point Barbaros Deluxe Room City View Photo album
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        Point Barbaros Deluxe Room City View Executive Double Room with Sea View
        Bed type: Double Bed
        Size: 25m2
        View: City view

        Fashionable room with contemporary design comprises sleeping zone, work desk, private bathroom with all modern conveniences.

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          Executive Junior Suite with Sea View
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          Point Barbaros Executive Junior Suite with Sea View  Executive Junior Suite
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          Point Barbaros Executive Junior Suite with Sea View  Executive Senior Suite with Sea View
          Bed type: Double Bed
          View: Sea view

          This Suite offers more space with a comfortable seating area and views of the Bosphorus. It also includes: - Cold and hot appetizers and free local alcoholic & non - alcoholic drinks from 06:30 to 23:00. - Free local phone calls - 3 Pieces of laundry / dry cleaning / ironing for free

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            Executive Senior Suite City View
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            Point Barbaros Executive Senior Suite City View Executive Senior Suite
            Point Barbaros Executive Senior Suite City View Executive Senior Suite
            Point Barbaros Executive Senior Suite City View Executive Senior Suite
            Point Barbaros Executive Senior Suite City View Executive Senior Suite
            Point Barbaros Executive Senior Suite City View Executive Senior Suite
            Bed type: Double Bed
            View: City view

            This large Suite offers a spacious seating area and views of the city. It also includes: - Cold and hot appetizers and free local alcoholic & non - alcoholic drinks from 06:30 to 23:00. - Free local phone calls - 3 Pieces of laundry / dry cleaning / ironing for free

            Executive Senior Suite Sea View
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            Point Barbaros Executive Senior Suite Sea View Executive Senior Suite
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            Point Barbaros Executive Senior Suite Sea View Executive Senior Suite with Sea View
            Point Barbaros Executive Senior Suite Sea View Executive Senior Suite
            Point Barbaros Executive Senior Suite Sea View Executive Senior Suite with Sea View
            Bed type: Double Bed
            View: Sea view

            This large Suite offers a spacious seating area and views of the Bosphorus. It also includes: - Cold and hot appetizers and free local alcoholic & non - alcoholic drinks from 06:30 to 23:00. - Free local phone calls - 3 Pieces of laundry / dry cleaning / ironing for free

            Deluxe Room Sea View
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            Point Barbaros Deluxe Room Sea View Photo album
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            Point Barbaros Deluxe Room Sea View Executive Double Room with Sea View
            Point Barbaros Deluxe Room Sea View Deluxe Room with Sea View
            Point Barbaros Deluxe Room Sea View Deluxe Room with Sea View
            Bed type: Double Bed
            Size: 25m2
            View: Sea view

            Fashionable room with contemporary design comprises sleeping zone, work desk, private bathroom with all modern conveniences.

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              Point Barbaros LocationWhat's nearby

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              What's nearby

              Popular areas
              • Bosphorus Bridge
                2.7km
              Convention Centers
              • Istanbul Convention & Exhibition Centre
                2.5km
              • Istanbul Congress Center
                2.5km
              • Istanbul Lutfi Kirdar Convention & Exhibition Center
                2.5km
              Sport related
              Shopping Areas
              • Cevahir Mall
                1.5km
              • Kanyon Shopping Centre
                1.6km
              • grand bazar
                1.6km
              • Istinye Park Mall
                1.6km
              • Istinye Park Mall
                1.6km
              Amusement
              • Zincirlikuyu Karting Park
                900 m
              • Zincirlikuyu Karting Park
                900 m
              Museums
              • Dolmabahçe Palace
                2.8km
              • Le palais de Dolmabahçe (Dolmabahçe Sarayi)
                2.9km
              Parks
              • Le parc de Yildiz
                1.6km
              • Ulus Parki
                1.9km
              Universities, Institutes
              • Bosphorus Univercity
                3.1km
              Theaters
              • Talimhane Tiyatrosu
                2.8km
              • Talimhane Tiyatrosu
                2.8km
              Underground station
              • Gayrettepe
                500 m
              • Şişli
                1.5km
              • Levent
                1.5km
              • Osmanbey
                2.2km
              • 4.Levent
                2.6km

              Local Attractions

              • Yildiz Park
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              • Bosphorus Strait
                2.4km
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              • Cagaloglu
                2.4km
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              • Istanbul Convention & Exhibition Centre
                2.5km
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              • Bebek
                2.6km
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              Near the hotel

              • Belgrad Forest
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              • Yildiz Palace Museum
                1.2km
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              Restaurants Nearby

              • Piola Istanbul

                57% likes this, based on 41 reviews
                Food: Italian
                Price Range: USD 9 - USD 30

                60 m
                Esentepe, Yildizposta cad. No.29

                Phone: 2123373070

              • Maci Restaurant

                74% likes this, based on 13 reviews
                Food: Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza & Pasta, Turkish
                Price Range: USD 12 - USD 32

                160 m
                Yildiz Posta Cad. Dedeman Is Hani No. 48 K Giris D 2 Gayrettepe

                Phone: 347 1780

              • Fish of North

                60% likes this, based on 29 reviews

                190 m
                YIldIz Posta Caddesi, Sisik ApartmanI, B Blok No 46/C-1

                Phone: 213 0794

              • Kebabi

                70% likes this, based on 11 reviews
                Food: Turkish

                200 m
                Yildiz Posta Cad. 44/3

                Phone: (0212) 275 35 21-22

              • Bosphorus Brewing Company

                62% likes this, based on 23 reviews
                Food: British

                480 m
                Yildiz Posta Cad. Subay Evleri 25. Blok No. 1/1A

                Phone: (+90) 0212 288 64 99

              Getting there.

              Ataturk International Airport is about 30km away.

              By car head southeast on Atatürk Havaalanı Yolcu Girişi for 800m and at the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Atatürk Havalimanı Cd for 1.4km, continue onto Mahmutbey Atatürk Havaalanı Bağlantısı for 3.5km, then continue onto Atatürk Boulevard for 3.9km, take the exit onto Avrupa Otoyolu/E-80 for about 2.4km, turn slight right onto Avrupa Otoyolu/O-3 for 8.3km, later turn slight right onto O-3 for 500m, continue onto O-1 for about 9.2km, take the exit toward Barbaros Boulevard for 86m, keep right at the fork to continue toward Barbaros Boulevard for 34m, keep right at the fork and merge onto Barbaros Boulevard for 350m and finally at the roundabout take the 1st exit onto Yıldız Posta Cd.

              Sabiha Gokcen International Airport is approximately 40.6km away.

              By car move north on Çetin Sk toward Şht. Cevdet Çelenk Cd for 49m and turn slight right onto Şht. Cevdet Çelenk Cd for 800m, turn left onto Orhanlı Cd for about 120m, take the 2nd turning right onto Gazi Cd for 280m, later take the 1st turning left onto Kanarya Cd, go through one roundabout for 400m, at the roundabout take the 1st exit onto Ankara Cd, go through two roundabouts for 2.4km, continue onto Emir Sultan Cd for 300m, then continue straight onto Ankara Cd for about 350m, take the ramp onto Kurtköy Pendik Bağlantısı for 750m, later take the exit on the left onto E-80 and drive straight along the toll road for 19.4km, continue onto O1-O2 Çamlıca Bağlantısı for 3.1km, then continue onto Çamlıca Girişi-K13 for 3.5km, merge onto O-1 for 8.1km, take the exit toward Büyükdere Cd for 280m, turn slight right onto Büyükdere Cd for 190m, make a U-turn at Cemal Şair Sk for 260m, take the ramp to Yıldız Posta Cd for 46m and turn slight right onto Yıldız Posta Cd for 350m, finally take the 1st turning left and you will see the hotel.

              Point Barbaros Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Point Barbaros

              Average guest rating

              8.8
              out of 10
              Exceptional
              Based on 65 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Service
              9.0
              Dining
              9.2
              Location
              7.6
              Rooms
              8.9
              Value
              8.6

              Individual guest reviews

              • I liked the location of the hotel far from the croude of Istanbul, fantastic service and nice large safe in room for laptop. Great Italian restaurant.

                My rating for the hotel:

                • Average rating
                  8.6
                • Rooms
                  8
                • Service
                  10
                • Value
                  8
              • The place is very good the staff is friendly the rooms are big and furniture just you need.

                My rating for the hotel:

                • Average rating
                  8.6
                • Rooms
                  8
                • Value
                  9
              • Hotel is designed till last small details and service is good except for waiting staff. Rooms are spacious also.

                My rating for the hotel:

                • Average rating
                  8.6
                • Rooms
                  10
                • Service
                  6
                • Value
                  10
              • I liked the location of the hotel far from the croude of Istanbul/ and prompt service. Great flat screen tv and good breakfast.

                My rating for the hotel:

                • Average rating
                  8.6
                • Rooms
                  8
                • Service
                  8
                • Value
                  8
                • Dining
                  10
              • Nice place to stay, great service and free internet in the room is an added value. Breakfast has good choice.

                My rating for the hotel:

                • Average rating
                  10.0
                • Rooms
                  10
                • Service
                  10
                • Value
                  10
              • Very comfortable and nice hotel, good Staff, rooms are spacious and has everything. Pool are great.

                My rating for the hotel:

                • Average rating
                  9.0
                • Rooms
                  10
                • Service
                  9
                • Value
                  8
              • Good value for the price and great service. Clean and confortable rooms, excellent meal.

                My rating for the hotel:

                • Average rating
                  7.6
                • Rooms
                  7
                • Service
                  10
                • Value
                  6
              • Very good business hotel, great staff and lexury The bed and the below are comfortable.

                My rating for the hotel:

                • Average rating
                  9.0
                • Rooms
                  9
                • Service
                  10
                • Value
                  8
              • Ane very near to Taksim, staff were helpful.

                The main breakfast room on the 18th floor was crowded.

                My rating for the hotel:

                • Average rating
                  8.4
                • Rooms
                  8
                • Service
                  8
                • Value
                  9
              • One of the best hotel and nice personnel. Rooms new and spacious, great breakfast asssortment. An excellent gym.

                Service is good except for waiting staff.

                My rating for the hotel:

                • Average rating
                  9.0
                • Rooms
                  9
                • Service
                  8
                • Value
                  10
              • Wide variety, great view of city and excellent Business Hotel. Professional and friendly staff, fast internet only. Good mirrors and nice breakfast. The facilities are modern and clean.

                My rating for the hotel:

                • Average rating
                  8.0
                • Location
                  8
                • Rooms
                  7
                • Service
                  9
                • Value
                  8
              • The view from the room was very good, the hotel was nice and staff were very kind and very professional.

                My rating for the hotel:

                • Average rating
                  8.6
                • Location
                  8
                • Service
                  10
                • Value
                  8
              • Excellent fitness center, good decor and all the staff were professional and helpful needed. Room service was very efficient, kind and timely.

                My rating for the hotel:

                • Average rating
                  8.6
                • Location
                  6
                • Rooms
                  10
                • Service
                  10
                • Value
                  8
              • The Istanbul modern gallery shop on the first floor was a nice addition too and as for the hotel – first impressions were very good. The service was excellent and room was comfortable and staff were friendly and helpful.

                My rating for the hotel:

                • Average rating
                  8.2
                • Location
                  8
                • Rooms
                  7
                • Service
                  10
                • Value
                  8
              • Good views and very nice hotel. The staff were very friendly, the room was spacious and clean.

                The breakfast was disappointing, tasteless, cheap foods and the service is not satisfying.

                My rating for the hotel:

                • Average rating
                  8.6
                • Location
                  6
                • Rooms
                  10
                • Service
                  10
                • Value
                  8
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