Raffles Istanbul

İstanbul, Turkey

A rich reverence for Turkish culture found towering over the Bospherus.

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Property Overview

Where rich heritage meets Raffles's renowned flare, Raffles Istanbul is situated in a prime location atop the Bosphorous waterfront with a clear view of the Princess Islands and just steps away from the city's main attractions. Raffles Istanbul occupies one of the four towers in the Zorlu Centre on the European shore in Beşiktaş. The hotel offers a dynamic selection of rooms, suites, and residences, and unparalleled dining and experiences, and light and airy spaces that create the feeling of a calm urban oasis. The property’s light and airy spaces create the feeling of a calm urban oasis.


SmartFlyer Exclusives

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Full breakfast daily for two guests per bedroom
  • $100 USD equivalent Resort or Hotel credit to be utilized during stay (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
  • Welcome amenity and letter
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi


Agent Tips

  • While at the hotel, the spa is a must-visit. We highly recommend stopping by for a traditional hammam experience or a 60-minute VIP experience in the couple's treatment room.
Room + Suites

A new perspective on a timeless city, an oasis of calm and cool.

Designed by London-based Hirsch Bedner Associates, the hotel is complete with 136 guest rooms, forty-nine suites, and sixty-six residences. All rooms are ever-spacious with walk-in closets and private terraces to overlook the priceless view of the Bosphorous. When away from your room, indulge in the expansive public areas that define luxury with lavish use of hand-blown chandeliers, immense sculptures, meticulously chosen objets trouvés, and bold floral arrangements.

An astounding wellness experience tailored to your needs.

Raffles Istanbul features one indoor and one outdoor. The hotel has an on-site Technogym fitness facility and a fitness trainer who can be booked for private lessons. There is also a weekly schedule that offers yoga, pilates, aqua gym, and boot camp for guests. The Raffles spa boasts an astounding 1200 sqm complete with everything needed to unravel and decompress. The spa is complete with three Turkish hammams, indoor and outdoor pools, seven single and two couples treatment rooms, saunas, steam rooms, and jacuzzis.

Whether it be a sweet treat or savory eats, your craving will be satisfied.

Raffles Istanbul has two restaurants on-site: Rocca and Isokyo. Whether it be a sweet treat or savory eats, your craving will be satisfied at Rocca. The all-day dining restaurant offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner with mainly Mediterranean dishes. Isokyo on the other hand is the perfect date night outing. The Pan-Asian restaurant offers dinner with a wide selection of playful dishes.

A stylish and intimate space to convene at.

The Raffles signature Long Bar is featured in the hotel and is a renowned trait of the Raffles brand. This is a stylish and intimate space to convene after a day out on the Bosphorus. The signature drink is the Bosphorus Sling.
  • Who's it for?
    Raffles Istanbul is especially appealing to sophisticated travelers and couples seeking a space to rest, explore, and create. The spacious rooms, suites, and residences are perfect for short-term or long-term stays.
  • Location
    Located at the heart of the city, Raffles Istanbul overlooks the beautiful blue of the Bosphorus. Being located inside the Zorlu Center complex allows guests to wander from their rooms to well-appointed dressing rooms of some of the most notable globally and locally known luxury brands.

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