The Byzantium Hotel  4 stars

Cankurtaran Mah. Akbiyik Cad 29, Istanbul, Turkey, 34400  show mapSave
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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 four-star Byzantium Hotel Istanbul is ideally located within walking distance to Topkapi Palace, St.Sophia, ancient Blue Mosque, large Hippodromme, Underground Cistern, famous Grand Covered Bazaar, the four-star hotel also offers easy transportation to business, shopping and entertainment places.

It's charming exterior décor comprises both historical touches and modern elements perfectly accompanying up-to-date facilities and appliances and conveniences presented by the hotel's professional team.

All 50 well-decorated guestrooms and suites are equipped in in an oriental and historical design, and feature modern conveniences like a telephone, large satellite LCD TV, a mini-bar, private bathroom with shower, a magnifying mirror, a hair dryer, in-room safe, and wireless internet connection.

Byzantium restaurant, terrace restaurant and garden restaurant serve Mediterranean, Ottoman and international gastronomy and a rich selection of alcohol and non-alcohol drinks.

Byzantium hotel spa invites to enjoy natural therapies and treatments including massages, facials, hydrotherapy, hands, feet and body treatments, Turkish bath and sauna open from 9.30am till 11.30pm every day.

Number of rooms   50.

City Center Istanbul - 1000 ft
Airports Ataturk (IST) - 8.8 mi, Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) - 18.7 mi
Train Stations Haydarpasa Train Station - 2.2 mi, - 400 ft
Underground stations Aksaray - 1.7 mi, Taksim - 2.2 mi
Restaurants Albura Kathisma (Cuisine: Seafood, Barbecue, Café) - 200 ft, Oceans 7 Restaurant (Cuisine: Café) - 100 ft

Rooms

Single rooms goes with a single bed, standard double and twin rooms with either a double bed or two single bed.

Triple rooms have three single beds or a double bed plus a single bed.

Superior and superior triple rooms come with panorama views of the Mármara Sea, a double bed plus a single bed.

Junior suite rooms have a lounge, a king size bed and a jacuzzi.

Deluxe rooms offer overlooks of the City Istanbul View and have a king size bed.

Suites 70sqm have living room which is fully equipped with a desk and a TV, the kitchenette, bathroom with a jacuzzi and a rain showerhead and herbal beauty products.

Dining options

The breakfast menu includes a rich buffet with over 40 alternatives including some Turkish delicacies.

The in-house Byzantium restaurant and meeting room serve dishes of international and local cuisine, Mediterranean and Ottoman flavors along with rich choice of drinks and beverages and amazing view of Istanbul.

Byzantium terrace restaurant welcomes to amazing view of the Marmara Sea, Blue Mosque, St.Sophia Museum and historical old city view.

Byzantium garden restaurant right in front of the hotel serves lunch and dinner as well as traditional and modern creative drinks and beverages.

The hotel The Byzantium provides visitors with a free buffet breakfast. 

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Facilities

General
  • Parking (fee required)
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Elevator
  • 24-hour security
  • Multilingual staff
  • Concierge desk
  • Doctor on call
  • Express check-out
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • VIP room facilities
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Vending Machines
  • Tour desk
Internet

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

Guest Parking

Public hotel parking is possible at a location nearby and the rate is EUR 10 per day.

Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
Services
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Maid Service
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Valet parking
  • Medical Facilities Service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Ticket service
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail lounge
  • Halal food
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Conference facilities
Children's facilities
  • Child care
  • Cribs/baby cots
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Sauna
  • Fitness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sun terrace
  • Hot tub
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Hammam
Room view
  • Sea view
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Work desk
  • Mini bar
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Mirror
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Fireplace
  • Living room
Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobe
  • Bidet
  • Bathroom telephone
  • Slippers
Kitchen facilities
  • Kitchenette
Bedroom
  • Sofa bed
Media
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • LCD TV
  • Voice mail
  • Dual voltage outlet
  • Pay TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
Room decor
  • Soundproofed windows

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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Single rooms goes with a single bed, standard double and twin rooms with either a double bed or two single bed.

Triple rooms have three single beds or a double bed plus a single bed.

Superior and superior triple rooms come with panorama views of the Mármara Sea, a double bed plus a single bed.

Junior suite rooms have a lounge, a king size bed and a jacuzzi.

Deluxe rooms offer overlooks of the City Istanbul View and have a king size bed.

Suites 70sqm have living room which is fully equipped with a desk and a TV, the kitchenette, bathroom with a jacuzzi and a rain showerhead and herbal beauty products.

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Bed type: Double Bed or Two Single Beds

Budget Double Room includes Air Conditioning, Hairdryer, Free toiletries, Toilet, Bathroom, Slippers, Bath or Shower, Telephone, Satellite TV, Minibar, Wake Up Service, Mini Bar

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    Bed type: Double Bed or Two Single Beds or Double Or Twin Beds
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      Bed type: Double Bed or One Single Bed
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        Bed type: Triple or Double Or Twin Beds
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          Bed type: Triple
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            Bed type: Triple
            Size: 755 sq. feet

            70 sqm The Byznatium Suites include every detail to comfort you including Jacuzzi, Kitchenette for snacks and a fully equipped Living Room. In the Suites, you may relax in the living room which is fully equipped with a working desk and a TV. You may prepare cold snacks in the kitchenette. Elegant bathroom with a jacuzzi has rain showerhead and herbal beauty products with pecial foams. All rooms of The Byzantium also inlcude the hotel's unique “Anytime, Anything” button that lets you contact members of staff and ensures you'll always have someone on call should you require anything anytime.

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              Bed type: Queen and Single or Triple
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                Standard Family Room
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                Bed type: Double Or Twin Beds or 1 Double and 1 Single bed

                Family Room includes Air Conditioning, Hairdryer, Free toiletries, Toilet, Bathroom, Slippers, Bath or Shower, Telephone, Satellite TV, Minibar, Wake Up Service, Mini Bar, Electric Kettle, Flay Screen TV, Coffee Facilities

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                  Bed type: A Double and two Single Beds
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                    Superior Double Room
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                    The Byzantium Hotel Superior Double Room
                    Bed type: Double Bed or King Size Bed

                    Superior Double Room with Excellent views of the Istanbul City. Deluxe Rooms have a king size bed. Other deluxe room facilities include FREE WiFi Access, LCD TV with Satellite Channels, Safe Deposit Box, Deluxe Room at Downtown with free WİFİ,Air Conditioning,Heating,Phone,Mini Bar,a fully equipped bathroom with a shower and full bathroom amenities, a magnifying mirror, a hair dryer, 24 hour room service and wireless Internet Access waits our guestes fulfill our needs and relaxation

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                      Deluxe Double Room
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                      Bed type: King Size Bed
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                        Executive Suite
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                        Bed type: Twin Beds
                        View: Sea view
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                          Bed type: Double Bed or Double Or Twin Beds
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                            The Byzantium Hotel LocationWhat's nearby

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                            What's nearby

                            Tourist attractions
                            • 700 ft
                            • Hagia Sophia
                              1000 ft
                            • Basilica Cistern
                              1000 ft
                            • Topkapi Palace
                              2300 ft
                            Popular areas
                            • City Center
                              700 ft
                            Places of interest
                            • Le hammam de Roxelane (Haseki Hürem Hamami)
                              400 ft
                            • Mosquée Bleue
                              700 ft
                            • Istanbul Gay Private Tours
                              1000 ft
                            • La fontaine Ahmet III
                              1000 ft
                            • Le milliaire d'Or
                              1000 ft
                            • Hippodrome
                              1000 ft
                            • Saint Sophia
                              1000 ft
                            • Pasifik Travel Agency - Day Tours
                              1400 ft
                            • Petite Sainte Sophie
                              1400 ft
                            • La rue de la Source Froide (Sogukçesme Sokak)
                              1400 ft
                            • La mosquée de Sokollu Mehmet Pasa
                              2000 ft
                            • Holzhäuser
                              2700 ft
                            • L'aqueduc de Valens
                              2700 ft
                            • La colonne de Constantin
                              2700 ft
                            • Theodosianische Mauer
                              2700 ft
                            Museums
                            • Archeological Museum
                              2300 ft
                            Parks
                            • Gülhane-Park
                              2700 ft

                            Local Attractions

                            • Istanbul University
                              5200 ft
                              Fuat Pasa Cad., Istanbul
                            • Suleymaniye Mosque
                              1.1 mi
                              Mimar Sinan Cd, Suleymaniye Mh, Istanbul
                            • Mosque of Sehzade
                              1.2 mi
                              Sehzadebast Caddesi, Istanbul
                            • Galata Bridge
                              1.2 mi
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                            • Corlulu Ali Pasa Medresesi
                              1.4 mi
                              Between Sultanahmet Square and Beyazit Square, Istanbul

                            Near the hotel

                            • Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya)
                              1200 ft
                              Sultanahmet, Istanbul
                            • Sultanahmet District
                              600 ft
                              Sultanahmet, Istanbul
                            • Akbiyik Street
                              400 ft
                              Akbiyik Street, Istanbul
                            • Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmet Camii)
                              1500 ft
                              Sultanahmet, Istanbul
                            • Besiktas
                              900 ft
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                            • Arap Camii
                              900 ft
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                            • Sokollu Mehmet Pasa Mosque
                              1200 ft
                              Kucuk Ayasofya Mh. 34122 Fatih, Istanbul

                            Restaurants Nearby

                            • Albura Kathisma

                              86% likes this, based on 1057 reviews
                              Cuisine: Seafood, Barbecue, Café, Turkish
                              Price Range: USD 7 - USD 40

                              200 ft
                              Cankurtaran Mah. Yeni AkbIyIk Cad. No:38

                              Phone: +90 212 517 90 31

                            • Oceans 7 Restaurant

                              62% likes this, based on 438 reviews
                              Cuisine: Café

                              100 ft
                              Akbiyik Cad No:49

                              Phone: +90 212 458 8656

                            • Antique Turquoise Cafe Restaurant Bar

                              70% likes this, based on 391 reviews

                              100 ft
                              AkbIyIk Cad no 40
                            • Metropolis Cafe And Restaurant

                              84% likes this, based on 587 reviews

                              200 ft
                              Akbiyik Caddesi, Terbiyik Sokak No:19

                              Phone: +902125176826

                            • Cafe Rumist

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

                              200 ft
                              Akbiyik Caddesi No:5

                              Phone: 902124586641

                            Getting there.

                            The nearest Istanbul Ataturk Airport is approximately 14km driving distance away, while Istabul Samandira Airport 20km, Sabiha Gokcen Airport 30km, Bursa Airport 86km, Teklrdag Corlu Airport 90km, Yenisehir Airport 97km.

                            Transfer service is available from Atatürk airport and Sabiha Gokcen Airport if requested.

                            The Byzantium Hotel Reviews

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

                            Average guest rating

                            7.6
                            out of 10
                            Excellent
                            Based on 186 reviews

                            Rating by category:

                            Location
                            8.7
                            Rooms
                            8.1
                            Dining
                            8.0
                            Value
                            7.7
                            Service
                            7.8

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