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Top Istanbul Luxury Hotels

Ajwa Hotel Sultanahmet
5 out of 5
Emin Sinan Mah Piyerloti Cad No: 30, Sultanahmet, Istanbul
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The price is RM1,105 per night from 1 May to 2 May
4.9/5Exceptional! (369 reviews)
Amazing Hotel, with top notch staff
"Amazing! Third time in Ajwa . Very Welcoming, was perfect staying. Beautiful, clean . I came back for my fourth time with pleasure. The best hotel in Istanbul. Really 5 stars Thanks for ALL Ajwa staffs, great service."

Reviewed on 11 Mar 2020

Ajwa Hotel Sultanahmet
Tomtom Suites
5 out of 5
Bogazkesen Cad.Tomtom Kaptan Sokak 18, Beyoglu, Istanbul, Istanbul
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM810 per night from 27 Apr to 28 Apr
4.9/5Exceptional! (475 reviews)
"All stuff very very nice .. The staff is great and respectful..and the room is very nice"

Reviewed on 6 Apr 2021

Tomtom Suites
Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet
5 out of 5
Tevkifhane Sokak No. 1, Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Istanbul
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4.9/5Exceptional! (463 reviews)
"Amazing experience. Stayed at the Presidential suite. Amazing views from the balconies. Staff and Concierge super helpful and polite."

Reviewed on 26 Jul 2020

Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet
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Raffles Istanbul
5 out of 5
Zorlu Center, Besiktas, Istanbul, Istanbul
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM1,882 per night from 27 Apr to 28 Apr
4.9/5Exceptional! (160 reviews)
"Modern, classy, stylish hotel with excellent service. The spa is outstanding, the two restaurants on the premises are great, and the service is exceptional."

Reviewed on 28 Nov 2020

Raffles Istanbul
Hotel Amira Istanbul
Kucuk Ayasofya Mahallesi Mustafa, Pasa Sokak No: 43 Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Istanbul
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM294 per night from 4 May to 5 May
4.8/5Exceptional! (988 reviews)
"Great experience!! The staff is very friendly, all the time is asking you if you’re ok, or if you need anything. The breakfast is just great and delicious. We were very happy to stayed in Amira Hotel Istanbul."

Reviewed on 21 Apr 2021

Hotel Amira Istanbul
Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel
5 out of 5
Divanyolu Cd. Alemdar Mah., Ticarethane Sk. No 10 Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Istanbul
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM379 per night from 9 May to 10 May
4.8/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
"very nice experience , but you will have to pay more if you need extra water even😂"

Reviewed on 11 Apr 2021

Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel
The Bank Hotel Istanbul
5 out of 5
Emek yemez mh. Bankalar cd. No 5, Istanbul, Istanbul
Free cancellation
The price is RM457 per night from 29 Apr to 30 Apr
4.7/5Exceptional! (988 reviews)
Cannot wait to come back !
"We cannot speak more highly of the front staff at the Vault Karakoy. They went above and beyond for us while we were there and we so greatly appreciated their time. We will definitely be back as soon as possible. A truly lovely hotel in a perfect location."

Reviewed on 4 Jan 2021

The Bank Hotel Istanbul
Pera Palace Hotel
5 out of 5
Mesrutiyet Cad. No. 52, Tepebasi Beyoglu, Istanbul, Istanbul
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM423 per night from 25 Apr to 26 Apr
4.7/5Exceptional! (924 reviews)
"Just a great hotel!! Highly recommended ☺️ Friendly helpful professional staff! Great location! Great city!"

Reviewed on 19 Mar 2021

Pera Palace Hotel
Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul
5 out of 5
Sinanpasa Mah, Hayrettin Iskelesi Sok, No.1, Besiktas, Istanbul, Istanbul
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The price is RM1,585 per night from 24 Apr to 25 Apr
4.6/5Exceptional! (267 reviews)
I love Shangri-La
"One of the top hotels in İstanbul, excellent furniture in the room , marvelous staff and every welcoming, beautiful location"

Reviewed on 28 Nov 2020

Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul
Swissotel The Bosphorus Istanbul
5 out of 5
Visnezade Mah. Acisu Sok. NO. 19, Macka Besiktas, Istanbul, Istanbul
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The price is RM907 per night from 25 Apr to 26 Apr
4.6/5Exceptional! (944 reviews)
"Everything was amazing. Staff was very friendly and nice."

Reviewed on 16 Apr 2021

Swissotel The Bosphorus Istanbul
The Grand Tarabya
5 out of 5
Haydar Aliyev Caddesi No 154, Tarabya, Sariyer, Istanbul
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4.5/5Wonderful! (212 reviews)
"No internet and poor response to fix it. very expensive for what you get. there are much better properties at lower prices in Istanbul."

Reviewed on 2 Mar 2020

The Grand Tarabya
Wyndham Grand Istanbul Europe
5 out of 5
Basin Express Yolu Yavuz Sultan Selim, cad. No:1-3 Günesli, Istanbul, Istanbul
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The price is RM344 per night from 9 May to 10 May
4.5/5Wonderful! (725 reviews)
"Very clean and quite good stuff clean room nice breakfast"

Reviewed on 29 Mar 2021

Wyndham Grand Istanbul Europe
Hilton Istanbul Bomonti Hotel & Conference Center
5 out of 5
Silahsor Cad. No: 42 Bomonti Sisli, Istanbul, Istanbul
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM441 per night from 24 Apr to 25 Apr
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,049 reviews)
"Thanks for good service good stuff friendly"

Reviewed on 4 Apr 2021

Hilton Istanbul Bomonti Hotel & Conference Center
Grand Hyatt Istanbul
5 out of 5
Harbiye Mah. Taskisla Caddesi No.1, Sisli, Istanbul
Free cancellation
The price is RM423 per night from 25 Apr to 26 Apr
4.4/5Wonderful! (978 reviews)
"I always stay at Grand Hyatt whenever I visit Istanbul. They have an excellent customer service."

Reviewed on 21 Apr 2021

Grand Hyatt Istanbul
Rixos Pera Istanbul
5 out of 5
Kamerhatun Mah.Mesrutiyet Cad.No 44, Tepebasi Taksim, Istanbul, Istanbul
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM343 per night from 25 Apr to 26 Apr
4.4/5Wonderful! (884 reviews)
"It is a unique experience, it is a WOW hotel, super elegant and classic. The only thing that I have to say is that if I ever go back to Istanbul this is the hotel I will stay"

Reviewed on 18 Apr 2021

Rixos Pera Istanbul
CVK Park Bosphorus Hotel Istanbul
5 out of 5
Gümüssuyu Mah. Inönü Cad. No:8, Istanbul, Istanbul
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM718 per night from 25 Apr to 26 Apr
4.4/5Excellent! (696 reviews)
"Nice clean new hotel with great location"

Reviewed on 17 Apr 2021

CVK Park Bosphorus Hotel Istanbul
Lasagrada Hotel Istanbul
5 out of 5
Halaskargazi Cd. No 96 Osmanbey, Istanbul, Istanbul
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM407 per night from 26 Apr to 27 Apr
4.3/5Excellent! (172 reviews)
Amazing place in an amazing location
"The hotel is amazing with the best service that you can expect. The location is amazing with great shopping experience. Recommended"

Reviewed on 30 Dec 2020

Lasagrada Hotel Istanbul
Crowne Plaza Istanbul Florya, an IHG Hotel
5 out of 5
Yesilkoy Halkali Caddesi No: 95, Senlikkoy Mahellesi Florya, Istanbul
Free cancellation
The price is RM421 per night from 27 Apr to 28 Apr
4.2/5Excellent! (746 reviews)
"From the moment my girlfriend and I arrived at the hotel, we were greeted by one of the nicest and friendliest concierge called Ali, he was a good English speaker and he was knowledgeable and willing to help with everything that I asked. The room was spacious and clean and was very close to the photos, ..."

Reviewed on 20 Feb 2021

Crowne Plaza Istanbul Florya, an IHG Hotel
Elite World Business Hotel
5 out of 5
Gültepe Mah Sehit Zafer Kiziltas Sk No 1, Küçükçekmece, E5 uzeri, Istanbul, Istanbul
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM223 per night from 7 May to 8 May
4.2/5Excellent! (992 reviews)
"Todo estuvo bien en los servicios de habitación en restaurante y en general con todos los empleados complacida"

Reviewed on 2 Jan 2021

Elite World Business Hotel
Hyatt Regency Istanbul Ataköy
5 out of 5
Atakoy 2-5-6, Kisim, Rauf Orbay Caddesi Sahil Yolu No 2/1, Istanbul, Istanbul
Free cancellation
The price is RM540 per night from 27 Apr to 28 Apr
4.1/5Very Good! (563 reviews)
"Staff was more than helpful I stayed there one night , view was great All is good but when I ordered dinner it was small portions and packed to go because of the COVID. Everything else was great"

Reviewed on 17 Oct 2020

Hyatt Regency Istanbul Ataköy
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Looking for a great accommodation for your luxury trip to Istanbul? Use Expedia to arrange your flight to Istanbul (IST-Ataturk Intl.) airport or Istanbul (SAW-Sabiha Gokcen Intl.) airport, and then choose from a variety of places to stay that will deliver the luxury you seek. Amenities are an important consideration when you plan a trip, so we make it easy to get what you want to make your stay special. If you want a posh hotel with fine dining, a spa, or several swimming pools, Expedia can assist you in finding the best luxury hotel experience that Istanbul has to offer. Known for its architecture and museums, Istanbul also has some interesting things to see and do including Mall of Istanbul and Suleymaniye Mosque, so you may want to take in the local sights during your visit.

When to Visit Istanbul

This is what you can expect the weather to be like when you stay in Istanbul:

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 79°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, March, and December, with an average temperature of 37°F
  • Driest months: June, July, August, and May, with an average rainfall of 1.29 inches
  • Rainiest months: December, January, November, and February, with an average rainfall of 4.20 inches

Exploring Istanbul

Experience Istanbul with a stop at Mall of Istanbul, Suleymaniye Mosque, and Grand Bazaar. If you have a bit of extra time while you’re in the area, you might want to check out Topkapi Palace and Basilica Cistern.

Some other things that make Istanbul special are the:
  • Cafés
  • Shopping
  • Museums
  • Historical sites
  • Churches
  • Restaurants
  • Architecture

Getting Around Istanbul

Take advantage of local transportation options that make it easy to see Istanbul. Walk to nearby metro stations like Mescid-i Selam Station, Cebeci Station, and Sultanciftligi Station. If you want to journey outside of the area, hop aboard a train from Istanbul Halkali Station, Istanbul Kanarya Station, or Istanbul Soguksu Station.

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