Get an overview of this hotelClothing optional Istanbul hotel in Old City, walk to Hippodrome

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Grocery/convenience store


This family-friendly Istanbul hotel is located on the Strip, steps from Arasta Bazaar, Hippodrome, and Blue Mosque. Little Hagia Sophia and Basilica Cistern are also within 10 minutes.

Hotel Features

Along with 2 restaurants, this hotel has 2 bars/lounges and 2 coffee shops/cafés. Free buffet breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and free train station pick-up. Other amenities include a snack bar/deli, a rooftop terrace, and coffee/tea in a common area.

Room Amenities

All 17 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. LED TVs with satellite channels and DVD players provide a bit of entertainment, and guests will also find comforts like Egyptian cotton sheets and pillow menus.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at one of the 2 coffee shops/cafés. The property also has a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's 2 bars/lounges. A complimentary breakfast is offered. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This family-friendly hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and gift shops/newsstands. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a beach shuttle. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. A total renovation of this property was completed in February 2012.

  • Express check-in 
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Theme park shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Express check-out 
  • Year Built 2002 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available 
  • Offsite parking reservations required 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shared microwave 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Shared refrigerator 
  • Free train station pickup 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 17 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces), Free parking nearby, Offsite parking discounted rates available, Offsite parking reservations required

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bidet 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower only 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • LED TV 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast.

Abella - This restaurant specializes in Turkish cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open 24 hours. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Horse riding/rental on site 
  • Bowling alley on site 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 6 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!


  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
No pets or service animals allowed
24-hour check-in


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 30.00 per vehicle (one way)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Abella Hotel
  • Abella Hotel Special Class
  • Abella Hotel Special Class Istanbul
  • Abella Special Class
  • Abella Special Class Istanbul
  • Abella Hotel Istanbul
  • Abella Istanbul

We should mention

Clothing is optional at this property. This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal, ferry terminal, airport, and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 6 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

National Rating

This Hotel property is awarded the following classification: Special Class.

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