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

Wi-Fi
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

Situated near monuments, a mosque and a basilica the 4-star The Byzantium Hotel boasts beautiful rooms overlooking the sea. Behind the Ottoman facade of The Byzantium Hotel lies contemporary interior.

This venue accommodates guests in the heart of Istanbul. The city center is 1 km away from the hotel.

Ataturk Cultural Center is 3.5 km of the property, while Istanbul Modern is around 2.3 km away.

There is Gülhane tram stop a few meters away. The hotel is around 15 minutes' drive from Ataturk airport.

Rooms

The excellent The Byzantium Hotel offers such rooms as economy basement single room, standard family double room and budget double room appointed with complimentary Wi-Fi, a DVD player, a minibar, LCD TV and a laptop safe. The property boasts views of the Mamara Sea and the Marmara Sea from its rooms. The rooms come with en suite bathrooms featuring towels, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have breakfast in the café every morning. Guest will enjoy local meals in a warm setting of the lounge restaurant. The small bar serves a selection of tea and coffee. Offering various dining options, Oceans 7 Restaurant and BYZAS Cafe & Restaurant are about 5-minute walk away.

Services

Guests can rent limousines and bicycles to discover the area.

Relax

The Byzantium Hotel offers Turkish steam bath and massage for guests to relax and unwind. Active travelers will appreciate fitness classes and a gym available on site.

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
  • 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
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Mini golf

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 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

  • Paid 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
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • 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

  • In-room 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

  • Electric kettle
  • 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 / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 12 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

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

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City Center
  • Istanbul
    300 m
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    14.1 km
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    30.1 km
Train Stations
  • Cankurtaran Train Station
    300 m
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station
    500 m
Underground stations
  • Sishane Metro Station
    2.6 km
  • Aksaray
    2.8 km
Restaurants
  • Albura Kathisma (cuisine: Turkish)
    40 m
  • Metropolis Cafe And Restaurant
    50 m
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
  • Room size:

    15 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
The Byzantium photos Room
Standard Double Room
  • Room size:

    16 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

DOUBLE/TWIN STANDARD. BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

The Byzantium photos Exterior Hotel information
Standard Triple Room
  • Room size:

    20 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed and 1 Single bed, Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Standard|Triple Standard Room (Non - Refundable)

Standard Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|SUITE STANDARD

Standard Quadruple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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Junior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • General:Direct dial phone number
  • Dining:Mini-bar
Room Description:

Junior Suite|Suite Junior Suite (non Refundable)

The Byzantium photos Exterior Hotel information
Standard Family Room
  • Room size:

    30 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed and 1 Sofa bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Non Refundable FAMILY ROOM STANDARD

The Byzantium photos Room
Superior Double Room
  • Room size:

    17 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Superior|Superior Room (Non - Refundable)

The Byzantium photos Room
Executive Suite
Sea view
  • Room size:

    35 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Double bed and 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenette
  • Kitchenware
  • Bottled water
  • Fruits
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Non Refundable SUITE EXECUTIVE SUITE

The Byzantium photos Room
Economy Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • General:Direct dial phone number
  • Dining:Mini-bar
Room Description:

Standard|Double Economy (non Refundable)

Economy Basement Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Economy Room (basement Floor) (non Refundable)

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Blue Mosque200 m
  • Basilica Cistern300 m

Popular areas

  • City Center200 m

Places of interest

  • Le hammam de Roxelane (Haseki Hürem Hamami)100 m
  • Mosquée Bleue200 m
  • Saint Sophia300 m
  • La fontaine Ahmet III300 m
  • Hippodrome300 m
  • Le milliaire d'Or300 m
  • Istanbul Gay Private Tours300 m
  • Pasifik Travel Agency - Day Tours400 m
  • La rue de la Source Froide (Sogukçesme Sokak)400 m
  • Petite Sainte Sophie400 m
  • La mosquée de Sokollu Mehmet Pasa600 m

Train stations

  • Cankurtaran Train Station200 m
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station400 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Bath House of Haseki Hurrem Sultan 200 m
  • Hagia Sophia300 m
  • Roman Hippodrome300 m
  • Hagia Irene400 m
  • Cagaloglu Turkish Bath600 m

Museums

  • Media Museum500 m

Local attractions

  • Istanbul University1.6 km
    Fuat Pasa Cad., Istanbul
  • Sehzade Mehmet Mosque1.9 km
    Sehzadebasi Cad., Istanbul
  • Corlulu Ali Pasa Medresesi2.3 km
    Between Sultanahmet Square and Beyazit Square, Istanbul
  • Suleymaniye Mosque1.8 km
    Mimar Sinan Cd, Suleymaniye Mh, Istanbul
  • Galata Bridge1.9 km
    IstanbulTurkey

Near the hotel

  • Hagia Sophia Museum / Church 340 m
    Sultanahmet, Istanbul
  • Akbiyik Street110 m
    Akbiyik Street, Istanbul
  • Besiktas270 m
    IstanbulTurkey
  • Sokollu Mehmet Pasa Mosque360 m
    Kucuk Ayasofya Mh. 34122 Fatih, Istanbul
  • Sultanahmet District190 m
    Sultanahmet, Istanbul
  • Blue Mosque 440 m
    Sultanahmet, Istanbul
  • Arap Camii270 m
    IstanbulTurkey

Restaurants nearby

  • Albura Kathisma40 m

    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: CAD 8 - CAD 50

  • Oceans 7 Restaurant30 m

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

    60% likes this, based on 450 reviews

  • Cafe Rumist60 m

    Address: Akbiyik Caddesi No:5
    Phone: 902124586641

    74% likes this, based on 624 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, European, Turkish
    Price Range: CAD 17 - CAD 50

  • Metropolis Cafe And Restaurant50 m

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

    72% likes this, based on 586 reviews

  • Magnaura Cafe10 m

    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
      300 m
    Airports
    • Ataturk (IST)
      14.1 km
    • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
      30.1 km
    Train Stations
    • Cankurtaran Train Station
      300 m
    • Sultanahmet Tram Station
      500 m
    Underground stations
    • Sishane Metro Station
      2.6 km
    • Aksaray
      2.8 km
    Restaurants
    • Albura Kathisma (cuisine: Turkish)
      40 m
    • Metropolis Cafe And Restaurant
      50 m
    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