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Totally renovated in 2014, this hotel is in an excellent location to explore the amazing and vibrant city of Istanbul, and also providing top of the range service and an inviting atmosphere.

Hotel Spectra Sultanahmet is a converted Ottoman House in the old city of Istanbul at the corner of Hippodrome Square. Near the Blue Mosque, St. Sophia, Topkapi Palace and the Grand Bazaar, the views from the breakfast room are absolutely stunning.

Hotel Spectra has special rooms available, with most of them overlooking the Sultanahmet and the Hippodrome square. The rooms are designed and furnished to provide maximum comfort and satisfaction.

This is our guests' favorite part of Istanbul, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Spectra Sultanahmet has been welcoming guests since Jul 27, 2008

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Istanbul, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.7

Breakfast Info

Halal, Buffet


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Property questions and answers
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  • Have you taken any precautions for check-in because of the coronavirus?
    No we did not yet. We are still working on it.
    Answered on May 8, 2020
  • Hi there I just wanna know before I book How much will it cost me 2 adults 1 child from Airport to hotel And how far is the Blue mosque
    Hello, Thank you for your interest in our hotel. Our hotel is approximately 45 kilometers away from both airports. Our hotel is 100 meters from the..
    Answered on November 19, 2020
  • Hi. Do you have cribs available for babies?
    Hello, Yes We can provide you crib.
    Answered on October 19, 2020
  • Good morning Will we need a visa for our trip to Istanbul
    Good morning. You do not need a visa for trip to Istanbul.
    Answered on November 23, 2020
  • Can you tell us how much the airport shuttle is. We are booked tomorrow! We arrive at Istanbul Airport
    We provide private airport transfer from Istanbul Airport (IST) and sabiha Gokcen airport (SAW).
    Answered on June 18, 2022
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site

    Spectra Cafe Restaurant

    Food: Mediterranean, Seafood, Turkish, International

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of Hotel Spectra Sultanahmet
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Extra long beds (> 6.5 ft)
  • City view
  • View
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and charges may apply.
  • Secure parking
  • Parking garage
  • Public transit tickets Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Shuttle service Additional charge
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Car rental
  • Laptop safe
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages Spoken
  • English
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Hotel Spectra Sultanahmet takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Hotel Spectra Sultanahmet accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

The hotel offers complimentary 1 welcome drink coupon will be given to each guest to be used during their stay.

Guests will receive complimentary 10% discount at hotel restaurant.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

FAQs about Hotel Spectra Sultanahmet

  • Hotel Spectra Sultanahmet has 1 restaurant:

    • Spectra Cafe Restaurant

  • Hotel Spectra Sultanahmet is 1,150 feet from the center of Istanbul.

  • The prices at Hotel Spectra Sultanahmet may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Hotel Spectra Sultanahmet offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Room options at Hotel Spectra Sultanahmet include:

      • Twin/Double
      • Family
      • Single

    • Check-in at Hotel Spectra Sultanahmet is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

    • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hotel Spectra Sultanahmet by:

      • Airport shuttle (arranged by property) 30min

    • Guests staying at Hotel Spectra Sultanahmet can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.0).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Halal
      • Buffet