New Hotels in Istanbul
The Westin İstanbul Nişantaşı opened its doors in November and holds over 150 rooms and a comprehensive meeting room that is only steps away from the Istanbul Congress Center and Lutfi Kirdar International Convention Center. In addition to the exceptional services found within the hotel, the surrounding neighborhood in which it is located – Lotus Nişantaşı – is home to a dynamic shopping culture with countless high-end boutiques. Guests can also uncover the diverse range of dining options, bars, art galleries and concert halls all within walking-distance. Take in the sights utilizing the metro line directly accessible from the hotel, which includes the Historical Peninsula, as well as the popular business districts of Istanbul, Levent and Maslak. This hotel is ideal for incentive traveling purposes within İstanbul, whether for board meetings or conferences in İstanbul.
The Peninsula İstanbul set to open February 14th 2023, will be located in the historical district of Karaköy and will hold over 177 rooms, the majority of which have waterfront views for guests to enjoy unique views of the Bosphorus Strait. The incredibly lavish hotel is constructed of four enchanting buildings, three of which are historic and have been impeccably renovated, and welcomes visitors arriving by land or sea. Moreover, the hotel provides several sophisticated event spaces, from the extravagant Yalı Ballroom, to authentic meeting venues, to grand open-air terraces and gardens, virtually any social event can be tailored to. Situated within the globally-acclaimed Galataport, travelers will be able to explore the myriad of cultural attractions, art galleries, shops as well as dining options found in this area. The Peninsula is sure to be the new hub of İstanbul in which a plethora of events may be organized!
Another soon to open, world-renowned, luxury hotel is Mandarin Oriental that is planned to be located in the Etiler district of Istanbul. Known for its indistinguishable service and opulent decor, guests will be able to enjoy this elite hotel as well as its incredibly refined international restaurants in 2023. Located in what is considered to be İstanbul’s most exclusive neighborhood, Etiler holds an abundance of luxury boutiques and shops designed for avid shoppers! This particular neighborhood is also home to İstanbul’s finest dining alternatives including, Beca İstanbul, Nusr-Et Steakhouse and internationally acclaimed Türkish Chef Somer Sivrioğlu’s restaurant Efendy.