all about history and Ottoman culture,
and these Ottoman inns keep Ottoman
The inspiration and decoration are
19th century, but—happily—the comforts
and facilities are more modern.
Many inns have rooftop views of Ayasofya,
Mosque, the Bosphorus or
Top-rated 5-star boutique hotel, formerly called the Sirkeci Konak, with
Ottoman atmosphere but all the modern
comforts, and lots of complimentary
cultural programs for guests. More...
Lots of dark wood and bright smiles at this carefully
restored and maintained 17-room inn in a quiet location
with sweeping Bosphorus views from
the rooftop terrace. More...
A small inn on Mimar
Mehmet Ağa Caddesi with Ottoman ambience,
all the comforts, an understated elegance,
and a true family friendliness.
Several apartments are perfect for
traveling families. More...
Quiet, convenient, friendly (and family-friendly),
with a charming little "secret garden" where
the loudest sound is birdsong! More...
Sokak right across the street from the Blue
Mosque, with fabulous views, extra-friendly
service, an excellent rooftop restaurant,
and all mod cons. More...
If you stay at any of these hotels, be
sure to mention TurkeyTravelPlanner.com. Here's
—by Tom Brosnahan