ituated just 300 m from Sultanahment Square in Istanbul’s historic district, this 19th-century Ottoman mansion offers free on-site parking. It features a rooftop terrace with Sea of Marmara and Bosphorus views.
Free WiFi, a cable TV, and a minibar are in Artefes Hotel’s air-conditioned rooms. Each has wooden floors and a traditional Ottoman-style décor. Toiletries and a hairdryer are in the en suite bathrooms.
Outdoor dining is possible on the charming rooftop terrace. A Turkish breakfast buffet is served daily, and all meals are prepared using seasonal ingredients.
Topkapi Palace, Sultan Ahmet Mosque, and Hagia Sophia are within a 10-minute walk away. The Kennedy Circle tram stop is just 4 minutes’ walk from the hotel and links to the Sarayburnu. Artefes as a tour desk and tickets to Istanbul’s attractions can be arranged.