Get an overview of this hotelIstanbul hotel in Old City, walk to Hippodrome

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free WiFi
Restaurant
24-hour business center
Laundry facilities

Location

Located in Old City, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Hippodrome, Hagia Sophia, and Grand Bazaar. Blue Mosque is 0.6 mi (1 km) away.

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include a steam room, a 24-hour business center, and self parking.

Room Amenities

All 40 rooms feature thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find 24-hour room service, minibars, and premium bedding.

 Guest Highlights

Our Guests Love
  • Good location
  • Good for sightseeing
  • Breakfast
  • Helpful staff
  • Clean guestrooms

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wired and wireless Internet access.

This hotel offers access to a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and a meeting room. This business-friendly hotel also offers a steam room, spa services, and a library. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours), a beach shuttle, and a train station drop-off service. Onsite parking is available (surcharge). A total renovation of this property was completed in January 2014.

Arena Hotel - Special Class is a smoke-free property.

  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 40 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Theme park shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Train station drop-off (surcharge) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • One meeting room 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Train station pickup (surcharge) 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 1995 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Steam room 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Restaurant 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Slippers 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free dial-up Internet access 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • HDTV 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast.

Arena Hotel - Special Class has a restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a steam room.

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

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site 

Spa Services

  • Massages 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Special check-in instructions:

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

Check-out

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.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for TRY 10 per night.

Pets

  • 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.

24-hour check-in

No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: TRY 110 per vehicle (one way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: TRY 0 (one-way), (from 0 to 6 years old)
  • Self parking fee: TRY 10 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: TRY 10 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Arena Hotel Special Class
  • Arena Hotel Special Class Istanbul
  • Arena Special Class
  • Arena Special Class Istanbul

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal, ferry terminal, and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival 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. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

National Rating

The Turkish Ministry of Tourism assigns an official classification for accommodations in Turkey. This Hotel property is awarded the following classification: Special Class.


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