Istanbul Kaftan Hotel
Mimarmehmetaga cad. Amiral tafdil sok. No.45 Sultanahmet
Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 Days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the full cost of the reservation. Deposits paid are non refundable.
Our hotel contains 9 double rooms and 9 twin rooms. All rooms have free of charge wireless Internet access, satellite TV channels, LCD TV and remote control, air-conditioning, direct dial telephone, double-glazed windows, fire alarm system. Safe box is in reception, breakfast (inc. to the price)
KAFTAN Hotel with 18 new rooms and offers a unique Istanbul experience. During your stay in Istanbul, We offer you accommodation with traditional Turkish Hospitality. Our rooms are the ideal place to relax after a day visiting the city. Bathrooms are equally luxurious and spacious. All bathrooms are equipped with shower and bathtub. The rooms of Kaftan Hotel are decorated by elegant and functional furniture.
Kaftan Hotel will be on service from 1st of September 2008 provides all the necessities and luxuries for a unique stay experience. Some of guest rooms offer extensive view of Marmara Sea and Istanbul.
All Rooms are equipped with
Multi Channel TV, Direct Dial Phone, Hairdryer, minibar, split Air conditioning, Free Wireless Internet, Smoke detector, Voltage 220V , Daily newspaper on request, Secured key system, 24 hours room service. And hot water.
Guest Rooms; our hotel contains 9 double rooms and 9 twin rooms. During your stay in Istanbul, we offer you accommodation with traditional Turkish Hospitality. Our rooms are the ideal place to relax after a day visiting the city. Bathrooms are equally luxurious and spacious. All bathrooms are equipped with private bathroom with shower and hairdryer. All rooms have wireless Internet access, satellite TV channels, LCD TV and remote control, air-conditioning, direct dial telephone, double-glazed windows, fire alarm system. Safe box is in reception. The rooms of Kaftan Hotel are decorated by elegant and functional furniture
The Breakfast serve is located on the rooftop terrace or basement room. The small garden which is back of the hotel is very nice place to the short coffee breaks.
Kaftan Hotel is the home of traditional Turkish hospitality in the historical center of Istanbul where tourists have been attracted for ages by its natural and archaeological beauty. The outer appearance has the original Turkish style. The building have been carefully preserved and combined with modern and comfortable decoration. Our newly built hotel has 18 guestrooms to allow guest to experience true authenticity in magical city.
KAFTAN HOTEL INFORMATION
City Area: Sultanahmet hotel
Front view Located in Istanbul's Sultanahmet CENTER, the KAFTAN HOTEL provides comfortable and modern accommodations, close to the famous Sultanahmet Square, and with splendid view of the Marmara Sea. All the main city's attractions are easy to reach with a pleasant stroll.
This brand new hotel features free Internet access, nicely decorated guestrooms, delicious open buffet breakfast and private (free) parking facilities. All the single and the double rooms are nicely appointed, have parquet floors as well as ensuite bathroom with hairdryer and direct dial telephone, wardrobe and the make up mirror . The accommodations are furthermore equipped with individually controlled air-conditioning and double glazed windows.
Ironing facilities and baby cots are available on request.
Rooms boast a panoramic view over the Marmara sea or the city
CHECK-IN & CHECK-OUT
Check-in: the rooms are available at any time.
Check-out: it is necessary to leave the rooms not later than 11 am
INCLUDED/NOT INCLUDED IN THE PRICE
Parking is included in the price.
Airport transfers are subject to an extra charge; rates available on request.
Free Internet access is provided in the hotel lobby.
Cribs are provided free of charge.
Ironing facilities can be provided at an extra charge.
Breakfast is included in the price.
The KAFTAN Hotel is a boutique Hotel, located in the heart of Istanbul ;
Sultanahmet Area which is known as "OLD CITY"
The Sultanahmet district is the heart of historic Old Istanbul, what 19th-century travelers used to call "Stamboul."
This is where you'll find Topkapi Palace, Ayasofya (Hagia Sophia), the Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmet Camii), the Byzantine Hippodrome, Yerebatan Saray (Sunken Palace Cistern), the Istanbul Archaeological Museums, Great Palace Mosaic Museum, and several lesser sights (see map below).
It's your best base for sightseeing in Istanbul. For a rundown on things to see, go to Istanbul Sights.
Luckily for our visitors, the district of Sultanahmet (sool-tahn-ah-MEHT, named for Sultan Ahmet I, builder of the Blue Mosque) also has a number of serviceable restaurants and dozens of good stores in all price ranges.
Istanbul's imperial Mosque of Sultan Ahmet I (Sultan Ahmet Camii) is called the Blue Mosque because of its interior tiles, mostly on the upper level and difficult to see unless you're right up there with them.
Forget the blue tiles! The mosque (built 1603-17) is the masterwork of Ottoman architect Sedefkâr Mehmet Aga. It's built on the site of the Great Palace of Byzantium, on the southeastern side of the Hippodrome.
With its six minarets and a great cascade of domes, the mosque is a worthy sibling to Ayasofya (Hagia Sophia) just a few minutes' stroll to the north.
The Blue Mosque has fascinating secrets revealed in my travel memoir, Bright Sun, Strong Tea, and on the Magic of the Blue Mosque page.
This is one of Istanbul's premier sights, and you're welcome to visit at most times of day, for free...
- Blue Mosque 2 minutes by foot.
- Hagia Sophia 3 minutes by foot.
- Topkapi Palace 4 minutes by foot.
- Underground Cistern 3 minutes by foot.
- Grand Bazaar 5 minutes by foot.
- Archeological Museum 5 minutes by foot.
- Anatolian Civilisation Museum 5 minutes by foot.
- Spice Bazaar 20 minutes by foot.
- Suleymaniye Mosque 15 minutes by foot.
- Dolmabahce Palace 15 minutes by TRAMWAY.
- CNR Exhibition Center 25 minutes by car.
- TUYAP Exhibition Center 40 minutes by car.
- Abdi Ipekci Arena 15 minutes by car.
- Tramcar Station 5 minutes by foot.
- Seabus Station 15 minutes by foot.
- Bosphorus Ferry Station 15 minutes by foot.
- Ataturk International Airport 25 minutes by car.
- Istanbul Modern Arts Museum 15 minutes by car.
Terrace is the most valuable place of our hotel. This is the place guests head for when they want to relax, enjoy themselves and admire the spellbinding, panoramic view of the Bosphorus, the coast of Asian content of Istanbul and Marmara Islands. The guests have their breakfast in our terrace.
From Atatürk Airport to Aksaray by metro and then you will take a tram to Sultanahmet and last we are just 200m from tram station.(Behind the blue mosque)
How much is 3/4 Turkish Lira. The journey - 25 minutes
Taxi - 25-30 Lira - 10-15 minutes depending on traffic.
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