What are the most pet-friendly and charming boutique hotels located in Sultanahmet?

Nihal Razı
30 June, 2014

Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet

In a walking distance to historical places around Sultanahmet (the Old City), Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet is a luxury hotel at the heart of Istanbul. Previously used as a neoclassical Turkish prison, almost a century-old, the hotel now offers sheer luxury and comfort for its guests from around the world.  Listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay, Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet provides an unforgettable stay in Istanbul for families, couples or solos. You can find the same quality of Four Seasons hotels around the world.  Airport Shuttle (surcharge) is also available. For families with kids, here is the good news: babysitting is provided inside the hotel. Including 65 luxury hotel rooms and suites, the hotel has some special suites with furnished balcony overlooking the Sea of Marmara. As for the pets, a special policy is valid, dogs only, and the maximum pet weight is 7 kg (15.4 pounds).

Azade Hotel

Located in the Old City, this family-friendly boutique hotel is a historic Ottoman mansion,  furnished in the Ottoman style with modern equipments as well. All the attractions around Sultanahmet are just a walking distance from the hotel. It has a special rooftop with a great view of the Old City. This special class boutique hotel offers buffer breakfast, lunch, dinner and brunch. It also has a special "Complimentary 5 O'Clock Tea Buffet" for its guests. With 46 rooms and friendly staff, Azade Hotel provides many amenities, such as in-room childcare (surcharge), wellness center, Turkish bath. Pets are also allowed with no extra charges.


Hotel Sphendon

As a family-run, special class boutique hotel, Hotel Sphendon is located in Sultanahmet within walking distance to the main attractions. With 12 rooms decorated traditionally, it has a special terrace view over the Old City. The hotel also has a garden where you can relax after a tiring day. The staff can arrange car rentals for you. Hotel Sphendon is 600 meters (1970 ft) from the Hippodrome and Hagia Sophia. Pets are allowed in the hotel free of charge.

Megara Palace

Only 10 meters away fron the Topkapi Palace, this boutique hotel is at the centre of Sultanahmet. Megara Palace has a rooftop with perfect view of the Old City. Its helpful and friendly staff along with its great location make this hotel a reasonable choice. Airport shuttle is also available (surcharge). Breakfast and dinner services are open every day. Pets are also allowed in this hotel free of charge.


Hotel Turkoman

Located next to the Turkish and Islamic art museum, Hotel Turkoman blends tradition with modernity. It offers an open buffet breakfast on its terrace with a unique view of the Old City. The main attractions are one-minute walking distance from the hotel. As a small boutique hotel with 18 rooms in service, it is decorated with antique furniture and hand-made carpets. For accommodation more than 4 nights, there is one way free airport transfer service available. Pets are also allowed in this hotel.

Sultanahmet Park Hotel

Just a few blocks away from the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia and the Basilica Cistern, Sultanahmet Park Hotel is a small but warm hotel in Sultanahmet district. With its friendly and helpful staff, this boutique hotel has 14 rooms in service. If demanded, the staff of the hotel could met you at the tram station (free of charge). Airport Shuttle (surcharge) is also available. You can taste the special Turkish cuisine and international flavors in its garden cafe, while enjoying BBQ facilities. Pets are allowed in this hotel under a special policy: dogs only. Maximum number of pets per room is only 1 (one) and the maximum pet weight is 5 kg (11 pounds).       


Uyan Hotel

Built in 1928 as a historical house, it was converted into a special class hotel in 1992 and renovated in 2002. Located in the middle of the open-air museum, this boutique hotel has a perfect terrace view where you can watch over the city. There is also a free pick-up service from the airport for guests staying 3 nights or more. With 16 rooms and 10 suits, Uyan Hotel is quite close to main attraction around Sultanahmet. Buffet breakfast is served in the restaurant (no dinner). Pets are allowed in Uyan Hotel with no extra charges. For the ones looking for small, friendly and home-like boutique hotels around Sultanahmet, this hotel could be a good choice.

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Nihal Razı

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