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4.6 / 5Wonderful
1,259 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa

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Popular LocationDolmabahce Palace16 min walk
Popular LocationTaksim Square2 min drive
Popular LocationIstiklal Avenue2 min drive
AirportIstanbul (IST)48 min drive

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  • Swiss Advantage Room, Garden View

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 38 sq m
    • Park view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Swiss Advantage Room (Bosphorus View)

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 38 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Room (Pool)

    Room amenities

    • 38 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Room, Garden View, Corner

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 47 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Room, Corner (Bosphorus View)

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 47 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Swiss Executive Room, Garden View, Corner

    Room amenities

    • 47 sq m
    • Park view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Swiss Executive Room, Corner

    Room amenities

    • 47 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Swiss Executive Room, Garden View

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 38 sq m
    • Park view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Signature Loft, Corner (Bosphorus)

    Room amenities

    • 110 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Signature Loft (Corner Park)

    Room amenities

    • 125 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Signature Loft

    Room amenities

    • 97 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Signature Loft, 2 Bedrooms, Terrace

    Room amenities

    • 215 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Signature Loft, 2 Bedrooms

    Room amenities

    • 155 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Deluxe Suite, Garden View

    Room amenities

    • 103 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Deluxe Suite (Bosphorus View)

    Room amenities

    • 94 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Jakuzzi Suite

    Room amenities

    • 70 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Suite, Terrace (Bosphorus View)

    Room amenities

    • 85 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Executive Suite, Terrace

    Room amenities

    • 101 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Presidential Suite, 3 Bedrooms

    Room amenities

    • 320 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 6
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  • Presidential Suite, 2 Bedrooms

    Room amenities

    • 230 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Room, 1 Bedroom, Corner (Residence Bosphorus View)

    Room amenities

    • 112 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Room, 1 Bedroom, Park View (Residence)

    Room amenities

    • 66 sq m
    • Park view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Studio, 1 Bedroom, Corner (Residence Park)

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 57 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Room, 2 Bedrooms, Park View, Corner (Residence)

    Room amenities

    • 100 sq m
    • Park view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Room, 2 Bedrooms, Corner (Residence Bosphorus View)

    Room amenities

    • 110 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Room, 3 Bedrooms, Corner (Residence Bosphorus View)

    Room amenities

    • 158 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 6
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  • Room, 3 Bedrooms, Park View, Corner (Residence)

    Room amenities

    • 163 sq m
    • Park view
    • Sleeps 6
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  • Swiss Advantage Room, 2 Single Beds, Garden View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 38 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Swiss Advantage Room, 2 Twin Beds, Bosphorus View

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 38 sq m
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
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About this area

Istanbul

Located in Istanbul's Istanbul City Center neighbourhood, Swissotel The Bosphorus Istanbul is in the city centre and near a metro station. Pera Museum and Hagia Sophia are cultural highlights, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Grand Bazaar and Istiklal Avenue. Travelling with kids? Consider Isfanbul Theme Park and Miniaturk.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Dolmabahce Palace - 16 min walk
  • Taksim Square - 2 min drive
  • Istiklal Avenue - 2 min drive
  • Istanbul Cevahir Shopping and Entertainment Centre - 3 min drive
  • Galata Tower - 23 min drive

Getting around

  • YeniKapi Station - 7 min drive
  • Maรงka Cable Car Station - 7 min walk
  • Istanbul (IST) - 48 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Sabrosa Restaurant โ€“ Garden-view restaurant with a bar offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. Reservations required. Kids' menu available.
  • 16 Roof โ€“ Ocean-view restaurant with a bar offering Peruvian cuisine. Serves dinner on selected days. Reservations required.
  • Cafe Swiss โ€“ Garden-view lobby lounge. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.
  • Chalet Restaurant โ€“ Garden-view restaurant offering international cuisine. Serves dinner on selected days. Reservations required.

About this property

Swissotel The Bosphorus Istanbul

Family-friendly Istanbul hotel in Istanbul City Center, near Dolmabahce Palace
Along with 5 restaurants, this hotel has a full-service spa and an indoor pool. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a health club, a bar/lounge and a poolside bar are on-site. All 566 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as espresso makers and bathrobes, plus free WiFi, free wired Internet and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. 24-hour room service, minibars and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.
Swissotel The Bosphorus Istanbul offers 566 forms of accommodation with minibars and espresso makers. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.
This Istanbul hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and a hairdryer. Hypo-allergenic bedding and an iron/ironing board can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

Self parking: TRY 35 per day
Valet parking: TRY 35 per stay

Food and drink

Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:00 AMโ€“10:30 AM: TRY 189 per person
5 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
1 poolside bar and 1 bar
24-hour room service
Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

3 outdoor tennis courts
Aerobics classes
Art gallery
Children's pool
Designer shops
Fitness centre
Full-service spa
Indoor pool
Indoor tennis court
Pilates classes
Sauna
Seasonal outdoor pool
Shopping
Hot tub
Steam room
Tennis
Yoga classes

Family friendly

Children's pool
Dry-cleaning service
Free cots/infant beds
Indoor pool
In-room childcare (surcharge)
Laundry facilities
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
Seasonal outdoor pool
Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

ATM/banking services
Ballroom
Banquet hall
Lift
Free newspapers in reception
Front-desk safe
Gift shop/newsstand
Lockers available
Reception hall

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Hair salon
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Porter
Tennis lessons
Tour/ticket assistance
Turndown service
Wedding services

Languages spoken

Arabic
Chinese
English
French
German
Russian
Turkish

Business services

27 meeting rooms
Business centre
Computer station
Conference centre (41767 square feet of space)

Outdoors

BBQ grill(s)
Garden
Outdoor entertainment area
Pool cabanas (surcharge)
Pool sunloungers
Pool umbrellas
Rooftop terrace

Spa

14 treatment rooms
Aromatherapy
Body scrubs
Body treatments
Body wraps
Couples treatment room(s)
Facials
Hydrotherapy
Manicures and pedicures
Massage - deep-tissue
Massage - hot stone
Massage - prenatal
Massage - sports
Massage - Thai
Massage/treatment rooms
Reflexology
Sauna
Spa open daily
Hot tub
Steam room
Turkish bath/hammam

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
Assistive listening devices available
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
Romance packages available

Room amenities

Bedroom

Climate control (air conditioning)
Free cots/infant beds
Hypo-allergenic bedding
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Designer toiletries
Hairdryer

Entertainment

Flat-screen TV
Films for purchase
Satellite channels

Food and drink

Espresso maker
Free bottled water
Minibar

More

Desk
Iron/ironing board (on request)
Phone
Safe
Slippers
Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and 11:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

Guests will receive an email 72 hours before arrival with check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Please note for guests booked in Residence room types breakfast is served in the Living Lounge located in the Residence building.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities are closed seasonally every year. They will be closed from 01 January until 14 May:
  • Swimming pool

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 6 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for TRY 225.0 per day.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

American Express
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: TRY 189 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: TRY 35 per day
  • Valet parking fee: TRY 35 per stay
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: TRY 225.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Guests travelling with pets are charged a cleaning fee based on room type, ranging in price from TRY 1575-3600 per stay, in addition to the pet fee.

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from May to October
Pool access available from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
One child 6 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility or spa tub without adult supervision
Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision
Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Swissotel The Bosphorus Istanbul and receive a full refund?
Yes, Swissotel The Bosphorus Istanbul offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Swissotel The Bosphorus Istanbul cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool, a seasonal outdoor pool and a children's pool. Pool access is from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Self-parking is available for TRY 35 per day. Valet parking is available for TRY 35 per stay.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to 11:00 PM. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Swissotel The Bosphorus Istanbul?
Checkout is at noon. Late checkout is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Where is this property located?
This family-friendly Istanbul hotel is located in the historical district, within 1 mi (2 km) of Vodafone Arena, Dolmabahce Palace and Taksim Square. Istiklal Avenue and Pera Museum are also within 2 miles (3 km). Maรงka Cable Car Station is 7 minutes by foot and TaลŸkฤฑลŸla Cable Car Station is 12 minutes.

Guest reviews

4.6
Wonderful
5 - Excellent
877
4 - Good
274
3 - Okay
55
2 - Mediocre
32
1 - Poor
21
4.7
Cleanliness
4.6
Service and Staff
4.7
Amenities
4.6
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

View is good but you should close the curtains for neighbors. ๐Ÿ˜ž

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

3/5

    This traveller didnโ€™t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 5 nights in Feb 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    it was wonderfull. Clear. Amazing view of Bosphorus. And the staff was very friendly.

    Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 5 nights in Feb 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Staying in the residences was perfect for a medical trip. The living room and kitchen made it very comfortable to spend more time in the room.

    Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020