Get an overview of this hotelIstanbul hotel in Old City, walk to Hippodrome
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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.
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.
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.
- Good location
- Good for sightseeing
- Helpful staff
- Clean guestrooms
Arena Hotel - Special Class
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
- Multilingual staff
- Number of floors - 4
- 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 Internet
- Laundry facilities
- 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
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Free Wi-Fi
- Laundry facilities
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet
Self parking (surcharge)
- Premium bedding
- Coffee/tea maker
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- 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
- Satellite TV service
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
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
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.
- No pets or service animals allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
No pets or service animals allowed
- 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
- 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.
The Turkish Ministry of Tourism assigns an official classification for accommodations in Turkey. This Hotel property is awarded the following classification: Special Class.