Renaissance Polat Istanbul Hotel

This luxurious 5-star hotel in Istanbul is 2.5 miles from Ataturk International Airport. It features panoramic Marmara Sea views and an expansive spa with swimming pools and massage services. The rooms at the Renaissance Polat Istanbul Hotel have a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a sitting area with a work desk and free wired internet. There is a complimentary bottle of water in each room. Some rooms include sea views. Guests of the Istanbul Hotel can relax at the indoor and outdoor pools and Turkish steam bath, or enjoy a range of massage treatments at the spa. There is also a modern gym with cardio equipment and weights. Daphne Restaurant and Grill features views of the Princes’ Islands and serves…

Divan Hotel Istanbul

Centrally located in the heart of Istanbul, Divan offers comfortable accommodations in Taksim area with its modern architecture. This luxurious hotel features an on-site Turkish bath and an indoor pool. The spacious rooms of Divan Istanbul have contemporary interiors combined with a touch of traditional Turkish culture. They all include LCD TV, iPod docking station and a minibar. Divan Brasserie serves a rich menu of Turkish and international cuisine. Guests can also enjoy unique tastes of Ottoman and Aegean cuisine in the elegant Divan Restaurant. Delicious cocktails are available by the Lobby Bar. After a workout at the well-equipped fitness center, guests can relax with a Turkish bath or visit the sauna. A variety of massages are also offered in…

Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel

Situated just steps from Ortaköy Mosque and featuring a magnificent view of the Bosphorus, Radisson Blu Bosphorus offers luxuriously furnished rooms and suites, along with free wireless internet and private parking. Choose from spacious rooms and elegant suites at Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Istanbul. The Business Class rooms offer upgraded amenities, including a Nespresso machine. Many rooms have Bosphorus views. A fully equipped business center is available free of charge. After a long day of business meetings or sightseeing, enjoy a relaxing massage or time in the sauna or hammam. In the evening, relax on Radisson’s terrace and enjoy a delicious meal while admiring the views of the Bosphorus. Sip a drink and socialize in the Radissons lively lounge bar….

Mövenpick Hotel Istanbul

Situated in Istanbul’s Levent district, Mövenpick Hotel Istanbul offers stylish rooms with cable TV and a spacious work desk. Facilities include a spa center with an indoor pool. The air conditioned rooms at Mövenpick Istanbul feature a modern interior decorated with luxurious furniture. All rooms have a minibar, tea and coffee making facilities, and a private bathroom. The AzzuR Restaurant serves Mediterranean cuisine with Swiss and modern Turkish dishes. Guests can enjoy a drink at Bar AdoX, while admiring panoramic city views. Hotel Istanbul Mövenpick’s spa center offers therapeutic massage treatments, a fitness center, and a sauna. Guests can play a relaxing round of golf at the Istanbul Golf Club, which is located just a few minutes from the hotel….

Artbosphorus Contemporary Art Fair 04-07 April 2013

Artbosphorus Contemporary Art Fair  04-07 April 2013 at the Halic Congress Center… Artbosphorus Contemporary Art Fair was held during   15-18 March 2012 at the Halic Congress Center. This year 35 art galleries have attended the Artbosphorus fair with more than 2000 works of art. Besides art galleries attending Artbosphorus promoted modern art through a very live, energetic and attractive program with all its aspects. The Sculpture Garden prepared by Koridoor Contemporary Art Programs was attended by around 30 sculptures of artists from all over Turkey. Under the curatorship of Peter Campus from New York, Shalva Kahaghanasvili from Paris, George Unsworth from London, Magda, Gruli from Georgia, Park Beyond from Seul selections from different video concepts have met with art lovers…

Point Barbaros Hotel

This high-tech hotel offers stunning Bosphorus views from its 18th floor restaurant and a large sports center. Room service includes games for the Playstation 3, Nintendo Wii and Xbox360. The stylish guest rooms are equipped with the latest facilities and gadgets, including interactive LCD TV with 1000 channels, free Wi-Fi and a media hub to make connections between TVs, CD players and laptops. Guests can visit Point Hotel’s Point Sport Center with its large swimming pool, tanning bath and massage rooms. It is also possible to connect an iPod to the equipment in the fitness center and to follow various gym classes. Apart from the international panoramic restaurant, guests can enjoy Italian cuisine at the Piola Restaurant or worldy cuisine…

Hilton Istanbul

This 5-star hotel is situated on Istanbul’s European side overlooking the Bosphorus Strait. It has an outdoor pool, a traditional Turkish bath and 7 dining options. Hilton Istanbul’s bright rooms have balconies that overlook the gardens or Bosphorus Strait and offer traditional décor with Turkish accents. Each has large windows, a separate seating area, black-out curtains and a marble bathroom. Some rooms offer free access to Executive Lounge featuring snacks and drinks throughout the day. Cantonese and Szechuan dishes are served in the Dragon Restaurant and Lebanese delicacies are served in the Al Bushra Restaurant, open-air restaurants with panoramic nature views. Regional delicacies such as seafood and grilled meat are served in Bosphorus Terrace Restaurant. The 24-hour Hilton Istanbul Health…

Conrad Hotel Istanbul

Featuring a gracefully-curved façade, the award-winning Conrad Hotel features a rooftop lounge terrace with sweeping views of the Bosphorus toward Asian Istanbul. It has both indoor and outdoor pools. With a contemporary décor, Conrad’s rooms all feature a sitting and work area and a marbled bathroom with brand-name toiletries. Each room offers satellite LCD TV, black-out curtains and electronic locks. Conrad Istanbul’s in-house dining options include the Monet Restaurant, serving creative world cuisine and Turkish delicacies with a twist. Meze Grill offers Turkish and international delicacies with Old Town views of the panoramic terrace. Summit Bar on the 14th floor provides rich alcoholic beverage options, cocktails and appetizers with views of the city and Bosphorus. Recreational facilities include the Health…

Swissotel the Bosphorus Istanbul

The Swissotel The Bosphorus is a luxury hotel, beautifully situated in the centre of Istanbul. This 5-star property is surrounded by large gardens and offers spectacular views of the Bosphorus. The hotel has spacious, elegant guest rooms, many of which offer fantastic views over the historical city and the Bosphorus. Rooms are decorated in a traditional European style and are complimented with luxury bathrooms. The Swissotel offers a choice of 7 restaurants and bars. Guests can enjoy international buffets, traditional Swiss food in the Chalet and Oriental cuisine at Miyako. In the summer months, guests can enjoy drinks at the hotel’s rooftop Gaja Sky Bar. A 15-minute drive from the hotel will take you to Istanbul’s historic area with the…

The Ritz-Carlton Istanbul

With views of the Bosphorus Strait, Ritz-Carlton offers an indoor pool and full-service spa just 10 minutes’ walking from Taksim Square. Its live music bar offers a well-stocked whiskey collection. All rooms at Ritz-Carlton Istanbul feature luxury furniture including a plush armchair in the seating area and ornate chest of drawers. Each room has multi-lingual TV channels and an iPod docking station. At Istanbul Ritz-Carlton, guests can stretch their muscles in the fitness centre or soak up the sun on the terrace. The spa features a Turkish bath and 2 hot tubs and provides a variety of body treatments. Regional specialities and gourmet dishes made from fresh local ingredients are served in Çintemani Restaurant. Seafood dishes and salads are available…