- Name: The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul
- Rooms: 243
- Rating: 5-Star
- Brand: The Ritz-Carlton
- Parent: Marriott International
Located in the heart of the city of Istanbul, The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul is one of the city’s most elegant hotels. Set against the backdrop of stunning Bosphorus shores, the hotel provides a perfect blend of culture, hospitality, and sophistication at the heart of the world’s crossroads between Asia and Europe. The hotel design embraces the heritage of historical Istanbul and marries it with a contemporary spirit to create a beautiful combination of Eastern and Western influences that are found within the city. Bathed in Ottoman-inspired splendor that pays homage to the rich historical traditions of Turkey, this hotel features a world class spa, an array of dining options, exquisite meeting space and beautiful views. With an endless selection of things to do, once you step outside the doors of The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul, adventure awaits you.
Portuguese designer Patricia Pina was responsible for the spectacular interior design of the guestrooms and suites. The 243 guestrooms including 23 suites reflect a design influence inspired by the Ottoman Empire and the rich culture of Istanbul. The interiors feature gold and copper hues combined with layers of colours, while wall panels feature intricate works of cobalt blue Anatolian ceramic. Luxurious velvet and silk fabrics serve as headboards in all rooms, reflecting both the air and earth in their design. Every room is beautifully decorated with contemporary pieces from Turkish artists, including a famed artwork “At Nağme” by Süleyman Saim Tekcan, a precious representative of Turkish Gravure Art, as well as glazed replicas of ancient coins from the reign of Selim III, the Sultan of the Ottoman Empire.
Istanbul has long stood at the intersection between East and West, and at the heart of it all is The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul. Soaring above the city near the banks of the Bosphorus, this five-star hotel is just moments away from the Hagia Sophia, Grand Bazaar and Blue Mosque. Yet Istanbul pulses with new experiences as well. Whether you seek modern art or artisan crafts, this ancient city is layered with experiences awaiting your discovery. For centuries, Istanbul’s craftsmen, artists and architects have created beautiful works admired around the world. From soaring domes to hand-carved, inlaid furniture, explore the city’s grand treasures and learn about its long tradition of artistry and design.
- Location: The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul – Suzer Plaza, Askerocagi Caddesi, No:6, 34367 Elmadag/Sisli Istanbul, 34367 Turkey