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The City Hotel

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Front of property
Suite | Premium bedding, down duvets, Select Comfort beds, minibar
Suite | Living room | 22-inch LCD TV with satellite channels, TV
Interior entrance
Free toiletries, hair dryer, slippers

Overview of The City Hotel

The City Hotel

4.0 star property
4-star hotel with 2 bars/lounges, near Grand Bazaar
6.0 out of 10 Good
6.0/10 Good

106 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Airport transfer
  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Air conditioning
Aksaray Mah. Namikkemal Cad. Manastirli, Rifat Sokak No 33, Aksaray, Fatih, Istanbul, Istanbul, 34300
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurants and 2 bars/lounges
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Airport shuttle
  • Area shuttle
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Garden
  • Front desk safe
  • Laundry service
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Istanbul City Center
  • Grand Bazaar - 22 min walk
  • Sultanahmet Square - 31 min walk
  • Basilica Cistern - 33 min walk
  • Blue Mosque - 35 min walk
  • Hagia Sophia - 35 min walk
  • Süleymaniye Mosque - 3 min drive
  • Eminönü Square - 4 min drive
  • Egyptian Bazaar - 4 min drive
  • Golden Horn - 4 min drive
  • Galata Tower - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • Istanbul (IST) - 31 min drive
  • Sabiha Gokcen International Airport (SAW) - 56 min drive
  • YeniKapi Station - 7 min walk
  • Istanbul Yenikapi Station - 10 min walk
  • Vezneciler Subway Station - 18 min walk
  • Yusufpasa Station - 4 min walk
  • Aksaray Station - 7 min walk
  • Aksaray Tram Station - 8 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)


  • Dönerci Sadık Usta - 2 min walk
  • Cafe - 2 min walk
  • Can Ocakbaşı Restoran - 2 min walk
  • Suffa Et & Kebap - 2 min walk
  • Zulu Res - 3 min walk

About this property

The City Hotel

Putting you a short five-minute drive from Grand Bazaar and Galata Tower, The City Hotel offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for TRY 600 per vehicle. You can relax with a drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges, and the restaurant is the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat. Other highlights at this upmarket hotel include a terrace and a garden. Public transportation is only a short walk: Yusufpasa Station is 4 minutes and Aksaray Station is 7 minutes.


English, Spanish, Turkish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 116 rooms
  • Arranged over 8 floors


  • Check-in time from 2 PM until 5:30 AM
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required


  • Children (6 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • On-site valet parking (TRY 15 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site


  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*


  • Area shuttle*

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast each morning 7 AM–10 AM
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • 24-hour room service

Travelling with children

  • Children stay for free (see details)

Working away

  • Meeting room
  • Conference space (861 square feet)


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Wedding services
  • Porter/bellhop


  • Built in 2009
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas


  • Wheelchair-accessible
  • Lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 22-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Minibar
  • Slippers

Sleep well

  • Down duvet
  • Blackout curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
  • Selected Comfort mattress
  • Free cot/infant bed
  • Free rollaway/extra bed

What to enjoy

  • Individually decorated

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of TRY 600 per vehicle (return. Maximum occupancy 9)
  • Local area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge


  • Valet parking costs TRY 15 per day with in/out privileges

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast and dinner.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).


Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit on site.
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

City Hotel Istanbul
City Istanbul
The City Hotel Hotel
The City Hotel Istanbul
The City Hotel Hotel Istanbul

Frequently asked questions

Does The City Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The City Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The City Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at The City Hotel?
Sorry, neither pets nor service animals are allowed.
Is parking offered on site at The City Hotel?
Yes. Valet parking costs TRY 15 per day.
Is an airport shuttle service offered by The City Hotel?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is TRY 600 per vehicle return.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The City Hotel?
You can check in from 2 PM - 5:30 AM. Check-out time is noon. Contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
What is there to do at The City Hotel and nearby?
The City Hotel has 2 bars and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near The City Hotel?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant.
What's the area around The City Hotel like?
The City Hotel is in Istanbul City Center, a short 4-minute walk from Yusufpasa Station and 11 minutes' walk from Historia Fatih Shopping Centre.







Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities




2/10 Poor

Staff not friendly
Was not good at all
Zabiullah, 2-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very good

Breakfast needs improvement.coffe, tea and boiled eggs are the only items served hot. Everything else is served cold.
Nazar, 3-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

6/10 Good

Not so comfortable pillow
Khatia, 1-night romance trip
Verified Orbitz guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Saidi Abdallah, 6-night trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Overall is good
It would be nice if the staff could speak English. It would make tourist people who doesn’t speak Turkish there life easier
Saeed, 8-night trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

There is a water heater in the room and so is coffee:) some clean atmosphere would be better though
Khatia, 1-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

I like it fair price
Hameed, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Khatia, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Abdifatah, 4-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Nice and helping staff.
Abdul Malik, 6-night trip
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