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Centrally located in Sultanahmet, Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel is just a 2-minute walk from Sultanahmet Tram Stop. Boasting traditional Ottoman-style architecture, the hotel has an outdoor swimming pool and a peaceful botanic garden offering various flower species. Complimentary 5 o'clock tea is offered daily. Free WiFi is available throughout the property.

Featuring soundproofing for a calm and quiet atmosphere, all rooms of Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel have air conditioning, an LCD TV with satellite channels, a mini-bar fully stocked with soft drinks, an espresso machine, and an electric kettle. Each has a private bathroom including a hairdryer, free toiletries, and slippers. Some rooms offer city views whereas others overlook Hagia Sophia.

Daily rich buffet breakfast is served with a wide range of local specialties. You can enjoy the variety of selective dishes of Ottoman cuisine at elegantly decorated Deraliye Restaurant. Traditional kebabs are also served at Galeyan Restaurant, where all organic vegetables and meat are provided from the hotel's own farm. After a busy day in the city, you can sip your coffee and relax at the lounge in the spacious garden offering a peaceful ambiance or at Khaldi Café.

After a busy day in the city, you can treat yourself at the hotel's pampering spa facilities offering a Turkish bath, sauna, and massage sessions upon request. Selective beauty and wellness treatments are offered. There is a fully-equipped fitness center at the property.

A tour desk, ticket service, and luggage storage are also available. Multilingual concierge service is offered for your daily needs.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Mar 28, 2014

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Istanbul, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.4

Breakfast Info

Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal, Gluten-free, Buffet, Breakfast to go

Free private parking available at the hotel


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
1 king bed
2 twin beds
and
1 full bed
2 twin beds
and
1 queen bed
Bedroom 1::
2 twin beds
Bedroom 2::
1 full bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
2 twin beds
and
2 full beds
2 twin beds
and
1 sofa bed
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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • What are the COVID-19 restrictions/rules
    hello Buffets were removed, and the staff will serve meals for customers you need to wear masks evreywhere
    Answered on July 20, 2020
  • Hi I wanted to know if the hotel is open for business I intend to come 13/09/2020 for 7 days
    yes we are open you will be very welcome
    Answered on July 9, 2020
  • Is the swimming pool open
    yes it is open
    Answered on July 12, 2020
  • In the room 2 bathrooms or one for the whole suit?
    Family Suite ( 2 Bedrooms and 1 Living Room) has 2 bathroom
    Answered on August 28, 2020
  • Hi, does the hotel have a parking? Do we need to book it upfront?
    Our hotel has a car park, you can make a reservation with the CRM team.
    Answered on March 17, 2021
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Hotel area info *
2 Restaurants On Site

    Deraliye Ottoman Cuisine

    Food: Turkish, European

    Galeyan Restaurant

    Food: Turkish

    Open for: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Extra long beds (> 6.5 ft)
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Cleaning products
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Bicycle rental Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Valet parking
Transportation
  • Public transit tickets Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Baby safety gates
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press
  • Ironing service
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Business center
  • 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
General
  • Shuttle service Additional charge
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Private entrance
  • Car rental
  • Laptop safe
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Hair/Beauty salon
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Suit press
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Seasonal (temporarily closed)
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool/Beach towels
Spa
  • Locker rooms
  • Fitness
  • Full-body massage
  • Hand massage
  • Head massage
  • Couples' massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Light therapy
  • Body wrap
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Hairstyling
  • Hair coloring
  • Haircut
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Hair treatments
  • Makeup services
  • Waxing services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Public Bath
  • Open-air bath
  • Turkish/Steam Bath
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • Arabic
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Russian
  • Turkish

House rules

Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 2:00 PM

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

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.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of EUR 300 is required on arrival. That's about 316.37USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

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 - 1 year
Crib upon request
Free
2 years old
Crib upon request
Free
Extra bed upon request
€ 30 per child, per night
3 - 11 years
Extra bed upon request
€ 30 per child, per night
12+ years
Extra bed upon request
€ 40 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

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

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

Guests are kindly requested to show the credit card used for reservation upon check-in. Please note that the name of the guest needs to correspond with the name on the credit card when booking.

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

Yüzme havuzu #1: Closed from Tue, Nov 01, 2022 until Sun, Apr 30, 2023

A damage deposit of EUR 300 is required on arrival. That's about 316.37USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel

  • Yes, Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel is popular with guests booking family stays.

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

  • Check-in at Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Guests staying at Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Halal
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet
    • À la carte
    • Breakfast to go

  • Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel has 2 restaurants:

    • Deraliye Ottoman Cuisine
    • Galeyan Restaurant

  • Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Turkish/Steam Bath
    • Public Bath
    • Locker rooms
    • Beauty services
    • Swimming pool
    • Bicycle rental
    • Open-air bath
    • Facial treatments
    • Waxing services
    • Makeup services
    • Hair treatments
    • Manicure
    • Pedicure
    • Haircut
    • Hair coloring
    • Hairstyling
    • Body treatments
    • Body scrub
    • Body wrap
    • Light therapy
    • Spa facilities
    • Steam room
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Back massage
    • Neck massage
    • Foot massage
    • Couples' massage
    • Head massage
    • Hand massage
    • Full-body massage
    • Fitness

  • Room options at Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Suite
    • Family
    • Twin/Double
    • Triple
    • Twin

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel is 650 feet from the center of Istanbul.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel by:

    • Airport shuttle (public) 2h 20min