tidy 3-star Hotel
İlkay, between Sirkeci
station and Sultanahmet,
is a good choice in terms of
location, facilities, service and
the continuation of Alemdar Caddesi
that connects Sultanahmet with Sirkeci and Eminönü (map),
at the corner of Dervişler Sokak. This
means you have easy access to the Bağcılar-Kabataş
ferry docks, the Egyptian
(Spice) Bazaar and Galata
yet Sultanahmet is
only a 10-minute walk away. And if
you don't want to walk, you can ride
guest rooms at the Hotel
İlkay all have individual
heating and air-conditioning units,
so you can control your room temperature
as you like. Good beds, private bathrooms,
satellite television sets, hair dryers—the
rooms are comfortable, and reached
by an elevator/lift.
24-hour room service, free safe deposit
boxes for your valuables, non-smoking
rooms, free Wifi Internet connection
in the public areas, and helpful, well-trained
staff that really make you feel welcome.
BONUSES for TTP Users
If you make your reservation directly
with the hotel (click
here!), stay at least three
nights, and mention
TTP, you are entitled
to these valuable bonuses:
1. Free airport transfer (one-way)
Airport to Sirkeci Konak.
2. 7% discount
on your room bill if you pay
in cash upon arrival. (Hotel
rates are quoted in euros, but you
may pay in euros, US dollars, GB
pounds, or Turkish liras.)
3. Family Card: ask
for it upon arrival. It entitles you
to a 10% discount at any of the Sirkeci
Group restaurants, all of
which are within walking distance from
4. Stay six nights, and your
seventh night is free.
like all hotels in the Sirkeci
a good restaurant.
named after the famous John Wayne movie,
has a great atmosphere, a long drinks
list, bar snacks and light meals.
Besides the good value-for-money restaurants
of the Sirkeci
Group, the Ilkay
the simple restaurants
near the Hocapaşa mosque.
are lower in general for Sirkeci district
hotels because they are not (yet) as
well known as hotels in Cankurtaran or
Yolu. Of course, you
get a full
buffet breakfast included
in the price of your room. Click
here for Hotel Ilkay's room rates.
along with the Orient
When you contact
TTP. Here's why.
Hüdavendigâr Caddesi No. 44-46 (map)
34210 Eminönü, Istanbul, Turkey
Tel +90 (212) 511 2270, 511 2271
Fax +90 (212) 527 2017