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Get an overview of this hotelArt Deco Istanbul hotel in Istanbul City Center, walk to Hagia Sophia


Located in Istanbul City Center, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Hagia Sophia, Sultanahmet Square, and Blue Mosque. Hippodrome is 0.6 mi (1 km) away.

Hotel Features

This hotel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a coffee shop/café. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and a free manager's reception are also provided. Additionally, coffee/tea in a common area, 24-hour room service, and conference rooms are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 12 rooms boast deep soaking tubs and offer free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Refrigerators and minibars are standard, as are TVs with cable channels.

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 each morning as well as a complimentary manager's reception. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Event facilities measuring 431 square feet (40 square meters) include conference space. This Art Deco hotel also offers a library, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills. A total renovation of this property was completed in June 2015.

Hotel El Blanco Istanbul has designated areas for smoking.

  • Free WiFi 
  • Free breakfast 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 12 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Hair salon 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Library 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Year Built 2012 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 431 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 40 
  • Free reception 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Television in common areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Television 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 8:00 AM and 11 AM. A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

Garden Restaurant - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). 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 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at noon

Check-in time ends at midnight


Check-out time is 11:30 AM

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.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant 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 elevators

No pets or service animals allowed

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed


The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
The resort fee includes:
  • Breakfast
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Faxes
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
  • Self parking
  • Parking
  • Housekeeping
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Hotel Name

  • Blanco Hotel Istanbul
  • El Blanco
  • El Blanco Hotel Istanbul
  • El Blanco Istanbul
  • Hotel El Blanco
  • Hotel El Blanco Istanbul

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Up to 2 children 6 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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