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Preserved history of Istanbul: long-standing and historical hotels

Legacy Ottoman Photo of Legacy Ottoman Hotel, Istanbul The prestigious Legacy Ottoman is open in an eye-catching historical building in Byzantine style. Its design is reminiscent of a luxurious museum. Simply every detail in Legacy Ottoman reminds of the rich heritage of the country. Colorful handmade carpets and old paintings with national motifs, furniture made of rare sorts of wood and massive chandeliers can be seen in all guestrooms and public areas of the hotel. The magnificent historic hotel is not deprived of modern trends. For example, a beautiful bar is open on the roof of the building, so guests can enjoy stunning views of the Egyptian Bazaar and Galata Bridge from a spacious terrace.
Çırağan Palace Kempinski Istanbul The famous resort hotel Çırağan Palace Kempinski Istanbul is open in the building of a strikingly beautiful Ottoman palace built in the 19th century. The hotel is located on a small hill and is surrounded by a large adjusting territory. Spacious terraces of Ciragan Palace offer fantastic views of the seaside. Fans of history will be impressed by a mere walk in public areas of the hotel as they will be able to see unique paintings and sculptures, and antique decorations. Guests have access to beautiful landscape pools and a modern fitness center where they can work out alone or together with a personal coach. Every morning, a premium buffet type breakfast with more than 250 dishes is served for guests of the hotel.
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Ishak Pasa Konagi Savvy travelers are recommended to pay attention to Ishak Pasa Konagi . This hotel is open in an old building with numerous historical elements. Some guestrooms still feature the original stone walls, and in other rooms guests will find antique wooden décor and beautiful frescos in the national style. Colorful pillows, ottomans and soft furniture make guestrooms look even more charming and inviting. Guests also have access to a special room with table games and an area for children.
Albatros Premier Photo of Albatros Premier Hotel, Istanbul The historical district of Sultanahmet is home to one more prominent hotel, Albatros Premier . The high-quality hotel is open in a classic Turkish building with a picturesque façade. All rooms are made in Osman style and feature large canopy beds and premium textiles with handmade embroidery. Massive beaten chandeliers, elegant furniture made of light wood and draping with semi-transparent fabric – all details of the design help guests feel the atmosphere of the past centuries. The panoramic terrace on the roof of the building is an ideal place to admire the look of the nearby landmarks. Fans of nature will enjoy staying in a beautiful private garden.
Esans Hotel - Special Category Photo of Esans Hotel - Special Category, istanbul Esans Hotel - Special Category is open in a beautiful hotel of the 19th century. Among its advantages, it is worth mentioning not only a pleasant look reminiscent of the past but also a reasonable price tag. Guestrooms are made in different styles and feature bright fabrics of cherry, deep blue, and cream shades. Public areas are decorated with interesting paintings and antique furniture with beautiful upholstery. Guests have access to furnished terraces that are great for relaxing and sunbathing.
Askin Hotel Photo of Askin Hotel, Istanbul The charming Askin Hotel is also worth a mention. This hotel is open in a beautiful Armenian house built in 1932. Comfortable rooms with lots of daylight are made in classic style and come with old furniture. Guests will love the rooms with panoramic views of Hagia Sophia and the Blue Mosque. Comfortable beds with high beaten headboards, beautiful antique furniture, and luxurious handmade carpets – this historical splendor is available even for travelers on a budget who want to have an amazing vacation in Istanbul.
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