Discover the very best of historical Istanbul from our sea-view hotel

Radisson Hotel Istanbul Sultanahmet leans against the historical city walls of Istanbul. With a pleasant and authentic ambience, our hotel offers you breathtaking views of the Sea of Marmara. The stained-glass entrance welcomes you into a world of traditional Turkish hospitality from our 28 well-equipped rooms. Experience the mystical and exotic culture of this city firsthand at our hotel, which is in walking distance to St. Sophia, Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace and other historical monuments. Host meetings and events in our 19th-century Ottoman-French meeting room, and lavish wedding ceremonies, dinners, and more in our historical Sur Ballroom. Dine in style at our Anatolian-style Şömine Restaurant or our Marmara Cafe & Bar, which offers splendid sea views and a magnificent fountain.


Unwind in rooms designed for good sleep

Recharge your batteries in our rooms and suites with a chic design that’s Scandinavian at Heart. Our bright, welcoming, and functional spaces will help you get the right life balance during your stay with us.
  •  22 m²
  • 1 twin or 1 king
  • 2 adults
Book into these simple and stylish rooms with large TVs, with free water, Wi-Fi and useful amenities.
  •  15 m²
  • 1 twin or 1 queen
  • 2 adults
Get everything you’d get in a Standard Room with the added bonus of Marmara Sea views.
  •  20 m²
  • 1 queen
  • 3 adults
Gaze out at the Marmara Sea from your balcony in these perfectly designed residential spaces.
  •  25 m²
  • 1 queen
  • 3 adults
Bright, spacious, and with a sea view balcony, these rooms are a brilliant base for Istanbul stays.
  •  85 m²
  • 1 king
  • 4 adults, 1 child (0-11)
For longer stays and extra memorable touches, this suite with sea views is the ultimate in comfort.
  •  85 m²
  • 2 king
  • 4 adults
For longer stays, our Executive Suite offers sea views and ultimate comfort.
Be served with the sound of the sea in your ears as you relax at our waterside dining and drinking venues in Istanbul. The Radisson Hotel Istanbul Sultanahmet has two delightful places to enjoy something to eat or drink, with splendid views of the Marmara Sea. Start your day with a balanced breakfast buffet at Şömine Restaurant and return for delicious à la carte menus at lunch and dinner. Marmara Cafe & Bar is your relaxed and informal spot for a cold or warm drink by the historic walls, as you contemplate your busy day in Turkey’s biggest city.

Be thrust into the sights, sounds, and smells at the very heart of historical Istanbul. Radisson Hotel Istanbul Sultanahmet is adjacent to tourist, business, entertainment and shopping areas so you are never far from the action. Overlooking the Marmara Sea, it offers a marvelous view of the city's skyline with its majestic minarets and steeples. The Grand Bazaar and historical sights such as the Blue Mosque, the Hippodrome, St. Sophia, Topkapi Palace and the Underground Cistern are within walking distance. A well-connected location, our hotel also lies close to major transport links. Explore more of our nearby attractions below to discover for yourself the treasures on our doorstep.

Blue Mosque

0.32 mi / 0.52 km from the hotel
This renowned mosque gets its name from the hand-painted blue tiles found along the interior as well as the blue light that bathes the exterior at night. The stunning structure incorporates both Ottoman and Byzantine design elements, making it a one-of-a-kind experience for visitors.

Memorable meetings and events in Istanbul Sultanahmet

Wedding ceremonies, circumcision feasts, engagement ceremonies, company gatherings, dinners, and other events can be organized in the authentic and historical atmosphere of Radisson Hotel Istanbul Sultanahmet. Our stunning ballroom is the perfect venue for large events and banquets, while the Şömine Restaurant, offers delicious meals prepared by professional chefs from Turkish and international cuisines. Our meeting room is the ideal space for meetings. All our Meetings & Events spaces benefit from free, fast Wi-Fi and high-quality audiovisual equipment.
Sultanahmet Mah. Kennedy Cad. Sahil Yolu No:12 Ahırkapı - Fatih , Istanbul 34122, Turkey

Radisson Hotel Istanbul Sultanahmet is in Sultanahmet, the center of old Istanbul. This location means we’re surrounded by the city’s most famous buildings and attractions, such as the Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace, St. Sophia, and the Grand Bazaar. Our hotel has onsite parking, while a bus stop is just 150 m away and the tram stop just 1 km.

From Istanbul Airport (IST)

By taxi:

Taxi services are available in the Arrivals terminal. Istanbul New Airport (IST) is 55 km away from our hotel by taxi. The journey will take approximately one hour.

By car:

A car journey will take just under one hour. Exit the airport and follow signs to the O-7 and take it to Atatürk Havalimanı Caddesi in İstanbul. Follow Atatürk Havalimanı Caddesi, Rauf Orbay Caddesi and Kennedy Caddesi for about 20 km. From Kennedy Caddesi, turn left onto Ahırkapı Caddesi in Sultanahmet. Turn left to stay on this road and our hotel is on the left-hand side.

From Sabiha Gokcen International Airport (SAW)

By taxi:

Taxi services are available in the Arrivals terminal. Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) is 64 km away from our hotel by taxi and the journey will take around an hour.

By car:

A car journey will take just over one hour. First, take Sabiha Gökçen Havaalanı and Havaalanı Kavşağı to the 0-6. Follow the 0-6 towards Istanbul for 45 km and exit onto the D100. Follow the D100 road and take the Avrasya Tunnel. When you emerge from the tunnel, follow Kennedy Caddesi until it loops around and take a left onto Ahırkapı Caddesi. Turn left to stay on this road and our hotel is on the left.

From Sirkeci Train Station

By tram:

Take the T1 tram two stops to Sultanahmet (Blue Mosque). The station is 1 km away from our hotel, a pleasant 11-minute walk via Mehmet Akif Ersoy Park and Sultan Ahmet Park.

Frequently Asked Questions

Rooms offered at Radisson Hotel Istanbul Sultanahmet are Standard Room - 1 king, Standard Room - 1 twin, Standard Room - Sea View - 1 queen, Standard Room - Sea View - 1 twin, Standard Room with Balcony - Sea View, Suite with Balcony - Sea View, Superior Room with Balcony - Sea View
All Radisson hotels have cleanliness and sanitization measures in place to ensure the health, safety, and security of our guests. Learn more here:
Radisson Hotel Istanbul Sultanahmet is located at Sultanahmet Mah. Kennedy Cad., Sahil Yolu No:12 Ahırkapı, Istanbul, 34122, Turkey.
Yes, free Wi-Fi is available at Radisson Hotel Istanbul Sultanahmet.
Yes, Radisson Hotel Istanbul Sultanahmet is a smoke free hotel.