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InterContinental Istanbul

Istanbul, Turkey

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InterContinental Istanbul
Five star ambiance in the heart of the Ottoman's capital city, InterContinental Istanbul is the ideal base for exploring endless historic sites, museums, restaurants, clubs, and shops. Located in Taksim with stunning views of the Bosphorus, Istanbul skyline, and the Blue Mosque, the hotel is a short walk from Dolmabahce Palace and Lutfi Kırdar Congress Hall.

Of the 390 guest rooms and suites, many have breathtaking views of the Bosphorus, historical landmarks, and Taksim Square. Non-smoking, smoking floors, and 4 handicapped rooms are available. Rooms feature LCD, dual-line telephones, data port & 60 Mbit high-speed wired and wireless Internet, mini-bar, in-room safe, and hairdryer. 53 suites, including two Presidential Suites, offer elegant accommodations with Jacuzzi, sauna, and plush amenities.

City Lights Restaurant & Bar, located on the top floor of the hotel is an exclusive venue of luxury and comfort against the backdrop of the ancient and modern city. It offers gourmet tastes from an international menu, and a night of dance with live performances in which to enjoy premium cocktails and tasty snacks. Safran Restaurant offers a masterful, contemporary interpretation of sumptuous Ottoman palace delicacies and traditional Turkish fare. Internationally recognised by Academie Internationale de la Gastronomie, it also provides stunning views of the Bosphorus and live Turkish Fasıl music. Veranda Restaurant & Lounge, located on the lobby floor, offers a unique take on alfresco dining. The restaurant with its open kitchen, is set in its own gardens and is a relaxing! setting to enjoy mouth watering dishes from an international menu. The Brasserie offers numerous international flavours, both buffet and a la carte.

Soft music, warm lighting, delicate fruits, and the subtle aroma of essential oils welcome guests to Spa InterContinental, a chic sanctuary accented with indigenous stone, wood and flowers. Reinforcing a commitment to nature, the spa uses only natural products not tested on animals. Spa InterContinental’s capable therapists ensure every treatment experience meets your personal expectations and their professional high standards.
Hotel Address:
  • InterContinental Istanbul
  • Asker Ocagi Cad
  • Number 1 Taksim
  • Istanbul, 34435
  • Turkey

Location Summary
The InterContinental Istanbul is located in the heart of the city, and within walking distance of the Lutfi Kırdar Congress Centre, close to many popular attractions, fashionable shops and Istanbul's business district, next to Taksim metro station. The interior design of the hotel reflects a skillful combination of regional art and culture against the backdrop of an international environment.

Directions to Hotel
Located 30 minutes (20 km) from Ataturk International Airport, shuttle service is within walking distance of the hotel. Airport taxis are available 24 hours a day. The urban tramway and underground system operate between the airport, Taksim Square, Old City and Asian side with Marmaray which is only a 2-minute walk from the hotel.

Direction from International Ataturk Airport to InterContinental Istanbul by car:Take the airport exit and turn to first right intersection and follow the signs for the Sirkeci / Sahilyolu (parallel to the coast). After about 15 km you will come to roundabout of Yenikapı.Turn left from the roundabout towards the Taksim signs.Keep straight to Taksim.After approximately 5 km you will reach Taksim Square where you will be following signs towards Sisli.End of the Taksim Gezi Park,turn to first right. InterContinental entrance is 50 meters on your right hand side.
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Business Center
A 24 hour business center.
Banquets & Meetings
Awash in light and space, the InterContinental hotel is one of Istanbul's most prestigious meeting settings. Its unique location, high-tech facilities and elegant meeting spaces are enhanced by sophisticated Bosphorus view and Garden terraces.
Disabled Access
Four rooms are equipped to accomodate disabled guests
Fitness Center
The Cardio-Zone is specially designed with a state-of-the-art fitness studio using the new Life Fitness range that allow access to world news, movie channels or your favourite tune on iPOD access machines during a work out on the treadmills and bikes.
High Speed Internet
60 Mbit wired and wireless Internet.
Spa Facility
Soft music, warm lighting, delicate fruits and the subtle aroma of essential oils welcome guests to Spa InterContinental, a chic sanctuary accented with indigenous stone, wood and flowers. Reinforcing a commitment to nature, the spa uses only natural products not tested on animals.
Jogging Running
The hotel is located next to Taksim Park.
Fine shopping is a short walk from the hotel.

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Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Business Center
    - Meeting Space
    - Disabled Access
    - Executive Retreat
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fine Dining Nearby
    - Fitness Center
    - High Speed Internet
    - Pool Outdoor
    - Spa Facility
Available Activities
  • - Jogging Running
    - Shopping
    - Theatre & Museums