Istanbul, Turkey

Middle East

Hotel (4*)
ETIC silver rating
4.2 / 10
30.3 Kg
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The Darkhill Hotel is located in Old City Istanbul walking distance to all historical places in Sultanahmet area, making it one of the best hotels to stay at while in town.The amenities and services offered at this Istanbul accommodation include bars, laundry service & dry cleaning, meeting facilities, restaurant, room service, safety deposit boxes. The Darkhill Hotel boasts a convenient location with modern amenities in every guestroom and superb service.Each guest room has been decorated with anti bacterial wallpapers and fireproof carpets. Amenities such as Minibar, Telephone, Satellite Channels, Flat-screen TV, Safety Deposit Box, Air Conditioning, Desk, Heating, Soundproofing, Wardrobe, Bathroom with Shower, Hairdryer, Free toiletries. Please note that any kind of tobacco products including shisha equipment are strictly prohibited in all rooms due to security reasons. All shisha equipment, stoves and heaters will be kept by the property during your stay. For guests to unwind, the hotel offers a variety of facilities ans services including massage, hairdresser, Turkish bath, VIP Hammam, gym, sauna, indoor swimming pool and steam bath. Guests have free access to the indoor pool, sauna and the Turkish bath. Please note that a swimming cap must be used in indoor pool due to the hygiene rules. Darkhill Kosebasi Restaurant serves a combination of traditional Turkish specialities and International dishes on the roof terrace which has panoramic views of over Marmara Sea. Darkhill Hotel Istanbul is designed as to host business meetings and social organizations, We are ready for business meeting, trainers sessions with our capacity maximum 80-100 people with theatre design. Energy (220 V), Sound system, Cordless Microphone, Barcovision, Curtain, Flip chart, Wireless internet connection, 66 inch Multimedia TV , Independent Temperature&Air Conditioning Control is provided in the meeting room.



ETIC bronze rating

4.2 / 10

THE ETIC Silver Certification is awarded to ethical and sustainable hotels having a score of at least 4 out of 10.


  • Encouraging guests to bring specific in-kind donations to support the people in a positive way.
  • Students working to complete their two-year education for a certificate in tourism and hospitality
  • Buying locally to promote employment and to provide business opportunities that benefit the local communities the most.
  • Reducing the amount of waste produced and managing it responsibly.
  • Community effort of building wells in the village and have provided and electricity connection to the primary school.
  • Reading books and getting access to Zanzibar communities for free to promote literacy and learning for all ages.
Carbon per night*: 30.3
CO2 per night*: 24.5
CH4 per night*: 0
N2O per night*: 0.01
Energy per night*: 0.02
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I. Environment (4.3)
1.1. Conserving Resources 4.5
1.1.1. Environment Friendly 4.8
1.1.2. Consumable Goods 4.1
1.1.3. Energy Conservation 4.9
1.1.4. Water Conservation 4.2
1.2. Reducing Pollution 4.4
1.2.1. GHG 4.9
1.2.2. Waste Water 4.3
1.2.3. Waste Management 3.5
1.2.4. Harmful Substances 5
1.2.5. Minimize Polution 4.4
1.3. Conserving Biodiversity, Ecosytems and Landscapes 3.9
1.3.1. Wildlife Species 4
1.3.2. Wildlife Captivity 3.6
1.3.3. Landscaping 3.8
1.3.4. Biodiversity Conservation 4.4
1.3.5. Interaction with wildlife 4.1
II. Social (4.3)
2.1. Fair Trade 4.4
2.1.1. Community Development 4.6
2.1.2. Local Development 4.6
2.1.3. Fair Trade 4.8
2.1.4. Support Local Entrepreneurs 3.5
2.1.5. Respect Local Communities 4.7
2.2. Labour Rights 4.2
2.2.1. Exploitation Harassment 4
2.2.2. Equal Opportunity 4
2.2.3. Labour Rights 4.7
2.3. Services 4.3
2.3.1. Community Services 4.2
2.3.2. Local Services 4.5
III. Culture & Site Protection (3.9)
3.1. Cultural Visits and Promotions 3.7
3.1.1. Culture Visits 3.7
3.2. Historical Artefacts 3.9
3.2.1. Historical Artefacts 9.8
3.3. Protection of Sites 3.7
3.3.1. Protection of Sites 9.8
3.4. Incorporation of Culture 4.6
3.4.1. Incorporation of Culture 9.8
IV. Sustainable Managment (4.3)
4.1. Sustainable Management System 4.1
4.1.1. Sustainable Mgmt System 3.7
4.1.2. Health & Safety 3.6
4.1.3. Legal Compliance 4.2
4.1.4. Employee Training 3.9
4.1.5. Customer Experience 4.7
4.1.6. Accuracy of Promotional Materials 4.8
4.2. Buildings and Infrastructure 4.2
4.2.1. Buildings & Infrastructure Compliance 3.5
4.2.2. Cultural Surroundings 4.2
4.2.3. Buildings & Infrastructure Practices Materials 5
4.3. Adaptive Incorporation 4.5
4.3.1. Access For Persons With Special Needs 4.9
4.3.2. Natural Surroundings 4
4.3.3. Reporting And Communication 4.8


main amenties

106 smoke-free guestrooms, Coffee/tea in a common area, Rooftop terrace, Indoor pool, Airport shuttle, Full-service spa, Air conditioning, Daily housekeeping, Sauna, Restaurant and bar/lounge, 24-hour front desk, Computer station, Free on-the-go breakfast and free WiFi

what's around

In Istanbul City Center, Grand Bazaar - 10 min walk, Blue Mosque - 22 min walk, Basilica Cistern - 22 min walk, Hagia Sophia - 23 min walk, Topkapi Palace - 29 min walk, Bodrum Mosque - 5 min walk, Museum of Turkish Calligraphic Art - 5 min walk

food and drink

Restaurant, Snack bar/deli, Coffee/tea in a common area, 24-hour room service, Free reception, Free on-the-go breakfast daily, Bar/lounge, Coffee shop/café

things to do

Sauna, Indoor pool, Full-service spa, Steam room


24-hour front desk, Laundry facilities, Dry cleaning/laundry service, Porter/bellhop, Concierge services, Multilingual staff, Hair salon, Luggage storage, Tours/ticket assistance


Year Built - 1995, Elevator, Rooftop terrace, Number of buildings/towers - 1, Television in common areas, Safe-deposit box at front desk


Wheelchair accessible

languages spoken

Turkish, German, English, Russian, Arabic

working away

Meeting rooms, Conference space size (meters) - 80, Conference space, Conference space size (feet) - 861, Computer station

home comforts

Air conditioning, Minibar

freshen up

Hair dryer, Private bathroom, Free toiletries, Shower only

Check-In: 13:00:00 - 23:00:00
Check-Out: Time To: 11:30:00
be entertained

66-cm LCD TV, Satellite TV channels

stay connected

Phone, Free WiFi, Desk


Daily housekeeping, In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Payment types at the property



Questions & Answers

Yes, Darkhill Hotel does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Sorry, there's no onsite parking at Darkhill Hotel.
Yes, there's an indoor pool. Guests have pool access from 10:30 AM to 9:00 PM.
Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 8:30 AM. Check-out time is 11:30 AM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
Yes, Kosebasi Anatolian Grill offers alfresco dining, Turkish cuisine, and ocean views. Nearby restaurants include Sütlü Kahve (3-min walk), Limon Pastanesi (3-min walk), and Behzadem Cafe Restaurant (3-min walk).
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is TRY 900 per room roundtrip.
Recommended spots to visit include Bodrum Mosque (5-min walk) and Museum of Turkish Calligraphic Art (5-min walk), along with Sehzade Mosque (8-min walk) and Grand Bazaar (10-min walk).

Year Built: 1994

Year Most Recent Renovation: 2010

: Credit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges, Check-in time 2:00 PM-8:30 AM, This hotel is arranged over 8 floors, This hotel has 106 rooms, Government-issued photo ID may be required, Minimum check-in age is 18, Check-out time is 11:30 AM, Turkey may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19.

Travelling with others: "One child stays free when occupying the parent or guardians room, using existing bedding ", Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas, Free WiFi in rooms, No pets or service animals allowed

Transportation: No onsite parking, Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *, Smoke-free property, Cash

Spa: "Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotels full-service spa, Iklima. Services include sports massages, Swedish massages, and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a steam room, and Turkish bath/hammam. The spa is open daily. Guests under 17 years old are not allowed in the spa. "

Dining: "Kosebasi Anatolian Grill - This poolside fine-dining restaurant specializes in Turkish cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A childrens menu is available. "

None: None

Also known as: Darkhill Istanbul, Darkhill, Darkhill Hotel, Darkhill Hotel Istanbul, Darkhill Hotel Hotel Istanbul, Darkhill Hotel Istanbul, Darkhill Hotel Hotel

Policies: Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Pool access available from 10:30 AM to 9:00 PM.Guests under 17 years old are not allowed in the spa. Guests can rest easy knowing there"s a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas.Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Safe Tourism Certification Program (Turkey) guidelines.For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts credit cards and cash.

Mandatory Fees: Optional extrasAirport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of TRY 900 per room (roundtrip)

Optional Extras: None


Landmarks arround

  • In Istanbul City Center
  • Grand Bazaar - 10 min walk
  • Blue Mosque - 22 min walk
  • Basilica Cistern - 22 min walk
  • Hagia Sophia - 23 min walk
  • Topkapi Palace - 29 min walk
  • Bodrum Mosque - 5 min walk
  • Museum of Turkish Calligraphic Art - 5 min walk

Transports arround

  • Istanbul (IST) - 48 min drive
  • Sabiha Gokcen Intl. Airport (SAW) - 65 min drive
  • Istanbul Yenikapi Station - 11 min walk
  • YeniKapi Station - 12 min walk
  • Istanbul Kumkapi Station - 13 min walk
  • Laleli-University Station - 1 min walk
  • Aksaray Tram Station - 7 min walk
  • Beyazit Station - 9 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)


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