Raffles Istanbul is a newly opened luxury boutique hotel located on the European side of the bustling metropolis of Istanbul in Turkey. This modern masterpiece combines old-world splendour with contemporary Turkish influences, featuring striking architecture and lavish interiors filled with an eclectic mix of Turkish and international art.
Offering unrivalled levels of luxury, superb facilities including first class restaurants and bars, and mesmerising views above the Bosphorus, Raffles Istanbul will appeal to discerning travellers seeking a glamorous and tranquil urban oasis.
The hotel provides 185 beautifully appointed rooms and suites, which all come with butlers to attend to your every need. Each luxurious sanctuary offers an elegant mix of contemporary décor with Turkish influences and features a private terrace, the perfect spot from which to enjoy the mesmerising views.
Raffles Istanbul is conveniently located for exploring the bustling city and there are endless unforgettable experiences to be had from shopping in designer boutiques to visiting ancient mosques and museums. After a busy day relax by the pool or be pampered at the lavish spa.
Lightfoot Travel provides tailor-made itineraries that include daily tours and excursions, restaurant recommendations and bookings, and can incorporate Istanbul into a greater Turkish holiday. Take a look at The Best of Turkey as an example of a bespoke itinerary that we can create for you.
Raffles Istanbul Information
- Location and Getting there
The hotel is centrally located at the award-winning Zorlu Centre Istanbul, Turkey. It is 26 km from Ataturk International Airport on the European side.
The hotel has 136 guest rooms and 49 suites across 8 rooms categories. Deluxe Rooms start 63-sqm while Silhouette Suites start at 138-sqm. Each room is light and airy and features a king-size bed, floor-to-ceiling windows, a marble bathroom and an expansive terrace with panoramic views. Suites offer additional space and comfort. Interconnecting rooms are available.
- 5 restaurants and bars
- 2 lounges
- 2 swimming pools
- Fitness centre
- Meeting and event facilities
- Open-air movie theatre
- 24-hour butler service
- Chauffeur car service/helicopter transfers
The hotel is conveniently located for exploring the bustling city. Highlights include Topkapi Palace Museum, Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, The Basilica Cistern, Grand Bazaar, Istanbul Museum of Modern Art, and high-end boutiques in Nisantasi.
Babysitting is available on request.