Located in Old City, this romantic hotel is steps away from Basilica Cistern and Hagia Sophia. Hippodrome and Topkapi Palace are also within 10 minutes.
from £53 per night for 2 guestsOttoman Hotel Imperial - Special Class£53
Located in Old City, this spa hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Basilica Cistern, Hagia Sophia, and Cagaloglu Hamami. Hippodrome and Blue Mosque are also within ...
from £68 per night for 2 guestsThe Ambassador Hotel£68
Located in Old City, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Basilica Cistern, Hagia Sophia and Hippodrome. Blue Mosque and Cagaloglu Hamami are also within ...
from £59 per night for 2 guestsHotel Arcadia Blue Istanbul£59
Located in Old City, this historic hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Hippodrome, Basilica Cistern and Hagia Sophia. Blue Mosque and Topkapi Palace are also ...
from £59 per night for 2 guestsDersaadet Hotel - Special Class£59
Located in Old City, this spa hotel is steps away from Cemberlitas Bath and Column of Constantine. Sultanahmet Square and Hagia Sophia are also within 10 ...
from £85 per night for 2 guestsSultanhan Hotel - Special Class£85
Located in Old City, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Basilica Cistern, Hagia Sophia, and Cagaloglu Hamami. Hippodrome and Blue Mosque are also ...
from £88 per night for 2 guestsSura Hagia Sophia Hotel£88
Located in Old City, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Cagaloglu Hamami, Basilica Cistern, and Hagia Sophia. Hippodrome and Istanbul Archaeology ...
from £51 per night for 2 guestsArden City Hotel - Special Class£51
Located in Old City, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Hippodrome and Basilica Cistern. Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque are also within 15 minutes.
from £49 per night for 2 guestsErguvan Hotel - Special Class£49
Sultanahmet is a walkable, family-friendly neighborhood with convenient options for restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. Many visitors come to enjoy the natural beauty of the sea. With hotels and holiday apartments to suit everyone's tastes, Sultanahmet serves as a good starting point for exploring the greater Istanbul area.
The area's storied past is told through its monuments and historic sites, while the museums provide some cultural flavor. Browse the collections at Mosaic Museum, Le Arts Turcs, or Turkish and Islamic Art Museum. For cultural attractions, head to Hagia Irene, Istanbul Archaeology Museum, and Museum of Turkish Calligraphic Art. German Fountain, Blue Mosque, and The Million Stone are significant monuments. Swing by Tomb of Sultan Ahmet I, Basilica Cistern, and Hagia Sophia to learn about local history. Hours of family fun are waiting at Kilic Ali Pasha Hamam, Miniaturk, and Suada Island.
Shopping, sightseeing, and taking a tour are a few popular activities in the area. Dip your toes in the water and soak up the sun at Suadiye Beach, Florya Beach, and Menekse Beach. You can spend a leisurely afternoon outside at Gulhane Park, Taksim Gezi Park, or Turkbalon. If you've got some more time, you won't be disappointed by Arasta Bazaar, Grand Bazaar, and Kumkapi Fish Market.
A few of the most popular sights in the area include Hippodrome, Topkapi Palace, and Suleymaniye Mosque. Sultanahmet Square, Serpentine Column, and Fountain of Sultan Ahmed III are other top spots to see.
Looking for a quick way to explore more of the city? Catch a ride on metro transit at Sultanahmet Station and Cemberlitas Station. To venture out of town, take a train from Istanbul Cankurtaran Station. You can inquire about options for water travel at the marina.
The closest major airport is Istanbul (IST-Ataturk Intl.), located 8.5 miles (13.6 km) from Sultanahmet. The next closest airport is Istanbul (SAW-Sabiha Gokcen Intl.), located 18.7 miles (30.1 km) away.