Orient Express Hotel

Istanbul, Turkey

Middle East

Hotel (4*)
ETIC silver rating
5.1 / 10
21 Kg
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Orient Express Hotel

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Hoca Paşa Hüdavendigar Caddesi, 24, 34120, ISTANBUL, Turkey

8.6 / 10

524 Google reviews

This elegant hotel is excellently located in the historic area of Sirkeci, Istanbuls old city centre. It blends modern features with early twentieth century style, creating an air of relaxed indulgence. The most important historical sights such as Topkapi Palace or Hagia Sophia are just a short stroll away. The hotel features totally 52 rooms consisting of 23 double, 18 twin, 8 triple, 1 quadruple and 2 family suite type rooms. All of the rooms are complete with all bathroom supplies, slippers, towels and traditional soft cotton robes that you would love to wrap yourself into after a refreshing shower. LCD TV with international coverage and mini fridge are also available in every room. To adjust to the needs of our business/leisure guests the whole hotel is equiped with fast wireless internet, there is a computer room with a printer at the lobby area for your comfort. If in need you are welcome to use the fax machine as well.



ETIC bronze rating

5.1 / 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*: 21
CO2 per night*: 40.9
CH4 per night*: 0
N2O per night*: 0.04
Energy per night*: 0.06
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I. Environment (5.3)
1.1. Conserving Resources 5.6
1.1.1. Environment Friendly 5.9
1.1.2. Consumable Goods 5.2
1.1.3. Energy Conservation 5.3
1.1.4. Water Conservation 5.9
1.2. Reducing Pollution 5.2
1.2.1. GHG 5.8
1.2.2. Waste Water 4.9
1.2.3. Waste Management 5.2
1.2.4. Harmful Substances 4.4
1.2.5. Minimize Polution 5.8
1.3. Conserving Biodiversity, Ecosytems and Landscapes 5.2
1.3.1. Wildlife Species 4.5
1.3.2. Wildlife Captivity 5.8
1.3.3. Landscaping 5.2
1.3.4. Biodiversity Conservation 5.6
1.3.5. Interaction with wildlife 5.1
II. Social (5.2)
2.1. Fair Trade 5.2
2.1.1. Community Development 5.9
2.1.2. Local Development 4.7
2.1.3. Fair Trade 5.3
2.1.4. Support Local Entrepreneurs 5.7
2.1.5. Respect Local Communities 4.6
2.2. Labour Rights 5
2.2.1. Exploitation Harassment 5.7
2.2.2. Equal Opportunity 4.8
2.2.3. Labour Rights 4.4
2.3. Services 5.3
2.3.1. Community Services 5.5
2.3.2. Local Services 5.1
III. Culture & Site Protection (4.9)
3.1. Cultural Visits and Promotions 5.7
3.1.1. Culture Visits 5.7
3.2. Historical Artefacts 5.1
3.2.1. Historical Artefacts 4.3
3.3. Protection of Sites 4.4
3.3.1. Protection of Sites 4.4
3.4. Incorporation of Culture 4.5
3.4.1. Incorporation of Culture 5
IV. Sustainable Managment (5.1)
4.1. Sustainable Management System 5.1
4.1.1. Sustainable Mgmt System 5.6
4.1.2. Health & Safety 5.6
4.1.3. Legal Compliance 5.3
4.1.4. Employee Training 5.3
4.1.5. Customer Experience 4.5
4.1.6. Accuracy of Promotional Materials 4.4
4.2. Buildings and Infrastructure 5.1
4.2.1. Buildings & Infrastructure Compliance 4.9
4.2.2. Cultural Surroundings 4.5
4.2.3. Buildings & Infrastructure Practices Materials 5.9
4.3. Adaptive Incorporation 5.1
4.3.1. Access For Persons With Special Needs 5.6
4.3.2. Natural Surroundings 5.1
4.3.3. Reporting And Communication 4.5


main amenties

Bar/lounge, Front desk safe, Computer station, Daily housekeeping, Conference center, 52 guestrooms, Coffee/tea in a common area, Fitness center, Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi , Childcare, 24-hour front desk, Air conditioning, Airport shuttle

what's around

In Istanbul City Center, Basilica Cistern - 8 min walk, The Egyptian Bazaar - 9 min walk, Hagia Sophia - 9 min walk, Topkapi Palace - 10 min walk, Galata Bridge - 10 min walk, Sultanahmet Square - 11 min walk, Grand Bazaar - 12 min walk

food and drink


things to do

Use of nearby fitness center (discount), Ecotours nearby


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


Designated smoking areas (fines apply), Safe-deposit box at front desk, Number of buildings/towers - 1, Elevator, Television in common areas, Year Built - 2000


Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk, Wheelchair-accessible registration desk, Wheelchair-accessible lounge, Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant

languages spoken

Turkish, English

working away

Computer station, Conference center

home comforts

Minibar, Air conditioning, Iron/ironing board (on request)

sleep well

Premium bedding

freshen up

Free toiletries, Hair dryer, Private bathroom, Shower only

Check-In: Time From: 18:00:00
Check-Out: Time To: 11:00:00
be entertained

Satellite TV channels, LCD TV

stay connected

Free WiFi, Desk


In-room safe (laptop compatible), Daily housekeeping

Payment types at the property



Questions & Answers

Yes, Orient Express 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 is closed from March 23 2020 to January 1 2021 (dates subject to change).
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
You can check in from 2 PM - 5:30 AM. There's a charge of EUR 100 for early check-in (subject to availability). Check-out time is noon. Late check-out is available for a charge of EUR 100 (subject to availability). Express check-in and check-out are available.
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Namlı Rumeli Köftecisi (3-min walk), Şehzade Cağ Kebap (3-min walk), and Meşhur Filibe Köftecisi (3-min walk).
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is EUR 30 per room one way.

Year Built: 2000

Year Most Recent Renovation: 2010

: Express check-in/out, Minimum check-in age is 18, This hotel is arranged over 7 floors, This hotel has 52 rooms, Check-out time is noon, Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges, Turkey may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19., Check-in time 2 PM-5:30 AM, Government-issued photo ID may be required

Travelling with others: Pets not allowed, Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms, Free WiFi in public areas, Babysitting/childcare *, "One child stays free when occupying the parent or guardians room, using existing bedding, but may not be eligible for free breakfast "

Transportation: Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *

Awards and affiliations: Orient Express Hotel is listed in the 2016 Condé Nast Traveler Top 100 List.

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Also known as: Orient Express Hotel Istanbul, Orient Express Hotel, Orient Express Hotel Hotel Istanbul, Orient Express Hotel Hotel, Orient Hotel Express, Hotel Orient Express, Orient Express Hotel Istanbul, Orient Express Istanbul

Policies: Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. Guests can rest easy knowing there"s a smoke detector and window guards on site. This property advises that enhanced cleaning 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.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. Cash is not accepted.

Mandatory Fees: Optional extrasEarly check-in can be arranged for an extra charge of EUR 100 (subject to availability)Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of EUR 100 (subject to availability)Rollaway beds are available for EUR 20.0 per nightBabysitting/childcare is available for an extra chargeAirport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of EUR 30 per room (one way)Airport shuttle service for children costs EUR 0 (one-way)

Optional Extras: None


Landmarks arround

  • In Istanbul City Center
  • Basilica Cistern - 8 min walk
  • The Egyptian Bazaar - 9 min walk
  • Hagia Sophia - 9 min walk
  • Topkapi Palace - 10 min walk
  • Galata Bridge - 10 min walk
  • Sultanahmet Square - 11 min walk
  • Grand Bazaar - 12 min walk

Transports arround

  • Istanbul (IST) - 53 min drive
  • Sabiha Gokcen Intl. Airport (SAW) - 71 min drive
  • Istanbul Cankurtaran Station - 13 min walk
  • Istanbul Kumkapi Station - 25 min walk
  • YeniKapi Station - 4 min drive
  • Gulhane Station - 2 min walk
  • Sirkeci Station - 5 min walk
  • Eminonu Station - 8 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)


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