The spirit of Raffles. Now in Istanbul.
A new perspective on a timeless city.
Rising above this ancient and bustling metropolis. An oasis of calm and cool. This luxury hotel in Istanbul is a stunning vantage point for all that the city has to offer.
Raffles Istanbul offers a new level of luxury with amazing views above the Bosphorus. Guests can experience the unique energy of Istanbul along with the emotional luxury that Raffles offers.
Raffles Istanbul has quickly become the preferred destination for both the local and international elite. With a wide range of contemporary art pieces set against striking modern architecture, the hotel is an oasis for well-travelled guests.
Attached to the hotel is the luxury Zorlu Center, much like a modern bazaar, with upscale fashion brands as well as a performing arts center featuring world-class entertainment.
Every element of our 5 star Istanbul hotel has been carefully considered to make guests feel totally relaxed and at home, with Raffles Butlers providing an unparalleled level of luxury and service. Raffles Spa, one of the largest in the city, offers everything from Turkish baths to Eastern massages for the ultimate rest and rejuvenation experience.
With its numerous bars and restaurants, the hotel offers a variety of choices from casual dining to world-class gastronomy such as Rocca Restaurant serving contemporary Turkish Cuisine, Arola Restaurant by the Michelin-starred chef Sergi Arola and the legendary Long Bar with its lively and energetic atmosphere welcoming guests alike for drinks, light bites and conversation. Also featured are a wide range of meeting spaces and venues , whether it be for a private dinner or drinks at one of the fine-dining restaurants, a wedding in the ballroom, or meeting rooms for corporate events.
Located on the European side of the city in the Beşiktaş district, the hotel has excellent transport links to everywhere from the Old Town to the Bosphorus, allowing guests to fully experience everything Istanbul has to offer.