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Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Indoor pool
Business center

Location

This seven-story hotel in the central Eminönü district, situated in Istanbul's Old City, is 200 meters from The Grand Bazaar, and 700 meters from the Blue Mosque.

Property Amenities

Guests can sweat it out in the pine and eucalyptus-scented steam room, and sample Turkish delights in the Ocakbasi restaurant.

Guestrooms

Rooms have modern décor in muted colors and polished wooden headboards; some have views of the Marmara Sea.

Best Western Plus The President Hotel

Renovations & Closures

The following facilities are closed until further notice:
  • Dining venue

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Beyazit Square tram station is within walking distance; Sirkeki train station is two kilometres away. Guests can enjoy an array of amenities including a health club, a 24-hour front desk, and a conference center. Complimentary wired high-speed Internet access in public areas is available. Express check-in and check-out, luggage storage, library, and free parking are also available.

  • Library 
  • Express check-in 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Conference space 
  • Business center 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Meeting rooms 4 
  • Year Built 1989 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Express check-out 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free self parking 
  • Steam room 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Children's pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 228 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Hair salon 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2454 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 201 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Wedding services 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Washer/dryer  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Separate sitting area 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Bathtub only 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Free local calls 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Washer/dryer 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Guests of the Best Western The President Hotel enjoy a complimentary buffet breakfast each morning. Vegetarian and diabetic meals are available on request.

Ocakbasi Restaurant - Offering Turkish and international cuisines for lunch and dinner, the Ocakbasi is a 150-seat formal restaurant with live music in traditional Turkish surrounds.

The English Pub - Open daily from late morning, this London-inspired bar mixes English and Turkish décor, and serves drinks, snacks and fast food until the early hours. Live DJs run nightly music programs.

President Café - With bistro-style tables and chairs surrounding a central tiered fountain, this is an informal café in which to unwind. Serves pastries and sandwiches from early morning until midnight.

Orient House - A cabaret-restaurant presenting traditional entertainment. From a typical “fasil” orchestra to belly dancing and folkloric songs, an evening here offers a nostalgic look at Turkish culture.

Garden Restaurant - Seating over 200 in Ottoman-style surrounds, this is a large venue for parties and other special events.

Nearby Things to Do

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

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.
This property's English Pub restaurant will be closed until further notice. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 6 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding. Children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not 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 rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
Parking height restrictions apply
24-hour check-in

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: EUR 25.00 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

  • Best Western Plus President
  • Best Western Plus President Hotel
  • Best Western Plus President Hotel Istanbul
  • Best Western Plus President Istanbul
  • Best Western President
  • Best Western President Plus
  • Best Western President Plus Hotel
  • Plus President Hotel
  • President Best Western
  • President Hotel Best Western
  • Best Western Istanbul
  • Istanbul Best Western

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Up to 2 children 6 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast.


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