The Bank Hotel Istanbul, a Member of Design Hotels - Special Class

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Overview of The Bank Hotel Istanbul, a Member of Design Hotels - Special Class

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The Bank Hotel Istanbul, a Member of Design Hotels - Special Class

5.0 star property

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
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Emek yemez mh. Bankalar cd. No 5, Istanbul, Istanbul, 34421

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationGalata Bridge3 min walk
  • Popular LocationGalata Tower4 min walk
  • Popular LocationThe Egyptian Bazaar11 min walk
  • AirportIstanbul (IST)45 min drive

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About this area

Istanbul

The Bank Hotel Istanbul, a Member of Design Hotels - Special Class is located in Istanbul City Center, a neighborhood in Istanbul, and is near a metro station. Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace are cultural highlights, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Grand Bazaar and Mall of Istanbul. Madame Tussauds Istanbul and Isfanbul Theme Park are also worth visiting. Guests love the hotel's location for the sightseeing.

What's nearby

  • Galata Bridge - 3 min walk
  • Galata Tower - 4 min walk
  • Istanbul Cruise Ship Terminal - 5 min walk
  • The Egyptian Bazaar - 11 min walk
  • Eminönü Square - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • Karakoy Station - 2 min walk
  • Beyoglu Station - 8 min walk
  • Istanbul Airport (IST) - 48 min drive

Restaurants

  • Konak Cafe - 2 min walk
  • Marmelat - 3 min walk
  • Cherrybean Coffees - 3 min walk
  • Nola - 3 min walk
  • Pepo - 3 min walk

About this property

The Bank Hotel Istanbul, a Member of Design Hotels - Special Class

Luxury Istanbul hotel in Istanbul City Center, walk to Galata Tower
Along with a full-service spa, this hotel has a restaurant and a 24-hour fitness center. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a snack bar/deli, and a rooftop terrace are onsite.
The Bank Hotel Istanbul, a Member of Design Hotels - Special Class offers 63 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature minibars and espresso makers. LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads, bidets, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes, and phones. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center.
Guests can pamper themselves with a trip to the onsite spa, which has 3 treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a steam room and Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open daily.

Languages

English, French, German, Russian, Spanish, Turkish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Tourism Certification Program (Turkey)
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Bureau Veritas (3rd party expert - Global), COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO), and Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free valet parking on site
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10:30 AM: EUR 20 for adults and EUR 20 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Full-service spa

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Business services

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Rooftop terrace

Spa

  • 3 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body treatments
  • Detox wraps
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Reflexology
  • Spa open daily
  • Steam room
  • Turkish bath/hammam

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • LCD TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Espresso maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

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
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 20 per accommodation, per day
Service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees
Up to 11 lbs
Food and water bowls are available

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 20.0 per day

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 20 for adults and EUR 20 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 89 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 4)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: EUR 0
  • Pet fee: EUR 20 per accommodation, per day
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 20.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

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.

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Is The Bank Hotel Istanbul, a Member of Design Hotels - Special Class pet-friendly?

Yes, this property allows pets with a maximum weight of up to 11 lbs per pet. There's a fee of EUR 20 per accommodation, per day. Service animals are exempt from fees.

How much does it cost to stay at The Bank Hotel Istanbul, a Member of Design Hotels - Special Class?

As of Aug 17, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Bank Hotel Istanbul, a Member of Design Hotels - Special Class on Aug 22, 2022 start from $203.42, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

How much is parking at The Bank Hotel Istanbul, a Member of Design Hotels - Special Class?

Valet parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at The Bank Hotel Istanbul, a Member of Design Hotels - Special Class?

Check-in is from 3:00 PM - midnight.

What time is check-out at The Bank Hotel Istanbul, a Member of Design Hotels - Special Class?

Check-out is at noon.

Does The Bank Hotel Istanbul, a Member of Design Hotels - Special Class provide a shuttle to the airport?

Yes, there's an airport shuttle that runs on request. A fee of EUR 89 per vehicle applies.

Where is The Bank Hotel Istanbul, a Member of Design Hotels - Special Class located?

Located in Istanbul City Center, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Galata Bridge and Galata Tower. Grand Bazaar and Taksim Square are also within 1 mi (2 km). Karakoy Station and Karakoy Tünel Station are within a 2-minute walk.

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Bank Hotel Istanbul, a Member of Design Hotels - Special Class and receive a full refund?

Yes, The Bank Hotel Istanbul, a Member of Design Hotels - Special Class offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Bank Hotel Istanbul, a Member of Design Hotels - Special Class cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Overall score and ratings

4.6

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 721 out of 993 reviews
5 - Excellent 73%
Rating 4 - Good. 211 out of 993 reviews
4 - Good 21%
Rating 3 - Okay. 42 out of 993 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 10 out of 993 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 9 out of 993 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.6/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Unbeatable location and the increadible interier makes this hotel one of the best places in Istanbul!
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Hotel is great with beautiful rooms. There are two buildings in the hotel (1 & 2) and I feel the rooms in building 1 are a little better and newer. The lower ground rooms in building 2 can be a little loud on the weekends as they are street level. Overall, great hotel, highly recommended.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

2/5 Poor

Traveled with partner
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
I did not like the check in process very long wait and limited staff , room shower was dirty, view from the room is not as described in the picture, very old and small flat screen tv. Very limited bar selection.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff friendliness struck me as unmatched!! Everybody, i mean everybody went out of their way to make us feel at home. Best in class!!!
Stayed 5 nights in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location for exploring the city and staff that went out of their way to assist. Close to the tram, buses and ferries.
Stayed 9 nights in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group, Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Amazing staff. First time in Istanbul and coming from New York City I was impressed at the attentive people working at The Bank Hotel. Next time I come I would stay again.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Exceptional little gem with super friendly staff
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2022

4/5 Good

Traveled with group, Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
the restaurant in the terrace wasnt operational... no outside space for smokers
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
great staff
Stayed 4 nights in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Excellent staff
Stayed 2 nights in May 2022