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The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul

Suzer Plaza, Elmadag, Istanbul, Turkey
Classic Preferred Hotel

The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul


Insider Tip

The Nişantaşi district, within walking distance of the hotel, is a glitzy shopping area with exclusive designer boutiques, art galleries, and many stylish cafes, restaurants, and pubs. The district's narrow streets include many impressive 19th- and early 20th-century buildings.

Hotel Overview

Bosphorus views
Located in the center of Istanbul overlooking the Bosphorus and Dolmabahce Palace, this opulent tower hotel features Ottoman-style decor.
Premium bedding
Guestrooms and suites feature Bosphorus or park views, featherbeds, 300-thread-count sheets, marble bathrooms, and flat-screen TVs.
Full-service spa
The on-site spa features an indoor pool, authentic hamam, sauna, steam room, spa tub, fitness center, and treatments on outdoor terraces in the summer.

Amenity highlights:

The luxurious Laveda Spa offers unique massage, body, and facial treatments. The spa facilities include an authentic hamam (Turkish bath), a sauna, steam room, spa tub, and indoor pool. In the summer, treatments are available on outdoor terraces overlooking the Bosphorus. The on-site restaurant serves Mediterranean and Ottoman-inspired cuisine while the Lobby Bar serves traditional afternoon tea accompanied by live music.

What to expect:

A striking glass high-rise on the Istanbul skyline, this prestigious hotel blends Ottoman-inspired decor with modern luxuries. Serene yet sophisticated, the hotel attracts stylish leisure and business travelers who appreciate the hotel's city center location.


Suzer Plaza, Elmadag, Istanbul, Turkey


IST - Istanbul Ataturk Airport



The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul offers 244 guestrooms and suites on 15 floors. Decorated with Turkish-inspired furnishings, all guestrooms feature premium bedding and marble bathrooms with separate tubs and showers, designer toiletries, bathrobes, and slippers. Amenities include minibars, flat-screen TVs with pay movies and premium channels, multi-line phones with voice mail, high-speed wired and wireless Internet access (surcharge), and electronic in-room safes.


  • Air conditioning
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom telephone
  • Blackout drapes
  • Bottled water in room (complimentary)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Climate control
  • Clock radio
  • Complimentary newspaper (M-F)
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Cribs (infant beds) available
  • Desk
  • Direct-dial phone
  • Electronic/magnetic keys
  • Extra towels/bedding in room
  • Hair dryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • In-room safe (accommodates laptop)
  • Internet access - dial-up
  • Internet access - high speed
  • Internet access - surcharge
  • Internet access - wireless
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Minibar
  • Multi-line phone
  • Premium bedding
  • Premium TV channel(s)
  • Rollaway beds
  • Separate tub and shower
  • Sewing kit
  • Slippers
  • Smoking rooms
  • Trouser press
  • Turndown service
  • Umbrella
  • Voice mail
  • Wake-up calls


Property Amenities

Situated in the city center overlooking the Bosphorus and Dolmabahce Palace, The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul is within walking distance of cafes, restaurants, cultural attractions, and shopping areas. The luxurious spa offers a range of treatments including the signature Caviar Therapy and the Sultan's Royal Six-Hand Massage (surcharge). The spa facilities include nine treatment rooms, an authentic hamam (Turkish bath), a sauna, steam room, spa tub, and indoor pool. In the summer, the spa features two open-air treatment rooms and a rooftop bar. Hotel amenities include a 24-hour fitness center, concierge services, gift and jewelry shops on site, and a business center. Complimentary high-speed Internet access is available in the lobby. The amenities listed below are available on site; fees may apply:

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • ATM/banking
  • Audio-visual equipment


Extra person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy. There are no room charges for children 6 and younger when staying in the same room as their parents or guardians. Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply. Photo identification and credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges. Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in, cannot be guaranteed, and may incur additional charges.


Cintemani Restaurant
Mediterranean and Ottoman-inspired dishes. A la carte selections for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Themed buffets hosted throughout the year.
The Lobby Lounge
Elegant lounge with views of the Bosphorus. Serves cocktails and afternoon tea. Features live music and three chocolate fountains.
RC Bar
Reminiscent of a private English club with rich wood paneling. Offers a collection of fine single malt whiskies, a selection of premium cigars, and a creative cocktail menu. Live music nightly.
Guney Park Terrace
Lounge-style terrace serving Turkish-inspired grilled dishes and cocktails. Live music daily except Sunday. Open from May to September.


This Turkey hotel features an indoor pool, an outdoor pool (open seasonally), and a fitness center. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
  • Swimming