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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

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. Orient House Dinner & Orient Show features belly dancing, folk dancing, and an extensive dinner menu. Express check-in and check-out, luggage storage, library, and free parking are also available.

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

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 high-speed Internet

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

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • 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 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Washer/dryer 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free wired high-speed 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.

  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • 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.

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.

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

24-hour check-in

Parking height restrictions apply

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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