This magnificent luxury hotel lies close to the water’s edge in the trendy Besiktas district in Istanbul, Turkey, offering mesmerising views of the Bosphorus Strait. Housed in a carefully restored 1920s tobacco house, Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul combines traditional oriental splendor with contemporary comforts. Offering unrivalled service, superb cuisine and luxurious facilities including a lavish spa, it will appeal to couples and families seeking a serene and unforgettable escape in an enchanting setting.
Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul provides 186 spacious and lavishly appointed rooms and suites designed with comfort in mind. Each one features a private balcony or terrace, the perfect spot to sip a cocktail as you enjoy the magical views.
The hotel offers an array of recreational facilities including a fitness centre and pool and is located close to mosques, museums, boutiques and bazaars. After a day seeing the sights of the bustling city, indulge in a revitalising massage at the spa.
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Shangri La at Bosphorus Information
- Location and Getting there
The hotel is centrally located in the Besiktas district in Istanbul, Turkey. It is close to the city’s financial district and is a 20-minute drive from Ataturk International Airport.
There are 186 rooms across 11 room categories, including 17 suites, which all come with butler service. Entry-level Deluxe Rooms start at 50-sqm, while Executive Suites start at 80-sqm. Duplex Suites are magnificent and Barbaros Suites are ideal for those seeking maximum luxury and comfort. Waterfront rooms offer the best views.
Each room features king-size beds, soft blue accents, floor-to-ceiling windows, marble bathrooms and all-modern amenities.
- 2 restaurants
- 24-hour room service
- Fitness centre
- Indoor pool
- Children’s pool
- Spa & hammam
- Conference facilities
- Meetings rooms/boardroom
The hotel is conveniently located for exploring the bustling city. Highlights include the Blue Mosque, Dolmabahce Palace, Hagia Sophia and the Grand Bazaar. You can also take a trip to Prince’s Islands or cruise down the Bosphorus.
Children are welcome and babysitting is available.