Raffles Istanbul


Raffles Istanbul is located on the European side of the bustling metropolis of Istanbul. 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.

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.

The hotel offers a choice of two restaurants. Arola specialises in Spanish cuisine, and The Lavinia restaurant serves contemporary Turkish meze.

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.

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.


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.

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Why we recommend Raffles Istanbul

“We love returning to the relaxed Raffles Istanbul after exploring the bustling metropolis of Istanbul. The indoor design is an eclectic mix of Turkish and international art; the spa offers everything from Turkish baths to Eastern massages; and the Raffles Butlers provide an unparalleled level of luxury and service. The hotel is in the Beşiktaş district, close to the major attractions of the city, so you’ll be able to experience everything Istanbul has to offer.”

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