Istanbul, Turkey

Middle East

Hotel (4*)
ETIC silver rating
3.3 / 10
40.1 Kg
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This city hotel enjoys a prime setting at the heart of the enchanting old town of Istanbul. The hotel is surrounded by ample opportunities for exploration and discovery. Guests can explore the Bazaar, the Suleiman Mosque, the Blue Mosque, the famous Hagia Sophia and the Topkapi Palace. The hotel enjoys a traditional, Turkish style, immersing visitors in culture and history. The elegantly-styled guest rooms feature attractive, Turkish influences. Guests can enjoy high-quality dining in the elegant surroundings of the restaurant, where tempting dishes are sure to impress even the most discerning palate.



ETIC bronze rating

3.3 / 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*: 40.1
CO2 per night*: 27.5
CH4 per night*: 0
N2O per night*: 0
Energy per night*: 0.06
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I. Environment (3.4)
1.1. Conserving Resources 3
1.1.1. Environment Friendly 3.4
1.1.2. Consumable Goods 3.6
1.1.3. Energy Conservation 2.6
1.1.4. Water Conservation 2.6
1.2. Reducing Pollution 3.4
1.2.1. GHG 4
1.2.2. Waste Water 3.7
1.2.3. Waste Management 4
1.2.4. Harmful Substances 2.7
1.2.5. Minimize Polution 2.6
1.3. Conserving Biodiversity, Ecosytems and Landscapes 3.8
1.3.1. Wildlife Species 3.8
1.3.2. Wildlife Captivity 3.5
1.3.3. Landscaping 3.9
1.3.4. Biodiversity Conservation 3.7
1.3.5. Interaction with wildlife 4
II. Social (3.2)
2.1. Fair Trade 3
2.1.1. Community Development 2.8
2.1.2. Local Development 2.9
2.1.3. Fair Trade 4
2.1.4. Support Local Entrepreneurs 2.5
2.1.5. Respect Local Communities 3
2.2. Labour Rights 3.4
2.2.1. Exploitation Harassment 3.6
2.2.2. Equal Opportunity 4
2.2.3. Labour Rights 2.5
2.3. Services 3.1
2.3.1. Community Services 2.8
2.3.2. Local Services 3.5
III. Culture & Site Protection (3.3)
3.1. Cultural Visits and Promotions 2.9
3.1.1. Culture Visits 2.9
3.2. Historical Artefacts 3.4
3.2.1. Historical Artefacts 4
3.3. Protection of Sites 3.5
3.3.1. Protection of Sites 3.6
3.4. Incorporation of Culture 3.3
3.4.1. Incorporation of Culture 4.6
IV. Sustainable Managment (3.6)
4.1. Sustainable Management System 3.5
4.1.1. Sustainable Mgmt System 3.8
4.1.2. Health & Safety 3.4
4.1.3. Legal Compliance 3.7
4.1.4. Employee Training 3.7
4.1.5. Customer Experience 2.5
4.1.6. Accuracy of Promotional Materials 3.9
4.2. Buildings and Infrastructure 3.6
4.2.1. Buildings & Infrastructure Compliance 3.1
4.2.2. Cultural Surroundings 3.8
4.2.3. Buildings & Infrastructure Practices Materials 4
4.3. Adaptive Incorporation 3.6
4.3.1. Access For Persons With Special Needs 3.3
4.3.2. Natural Surroundings 3.6
4.3.3. Reporting And Communication 3.8


main amenties

Concierge services, Restaurant and bar/lounge, Laundry service, Free WiFi , Gift shops/newsstands, Daily housekeeping, Air conditioning, 24-hour front desk, 83 smoke-free guestrooms, Meeting room, Business center, Hair salon, Airport shuttle

what's around

In Istanbul City Center, Grand Bazaar - 13 min walk, The Egyptian Bazaar - 18 min walk, Galata Bridge - 24 min walk, Basilica Cistern - 27 min walk, Sultanahmet Square - 28 min walk, Blue Mosque - 28 min walk, Hagia Sophia - 29 min walk

food and drink

Bar/lounge, 24-hour room service, Restaurant


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


Elevator, Number of buildings/towers - 1


Grab bar - near toilet, Raised toilet seat, Bathroom emergency pull cord, Low-height counters/sink

languages spoken

Spanish, English, Turkish, German, Russian

working away

One meeting room, Conference space, Business center, Conference space size (meters) - 100, Conference space size (feet) - 1076

home comforts

Air conditioning, Minibar

freshen up

Hair dryer, Private bathroom, Free toiletries, Shower only

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

Satellite TV channels

stay connected

Phone, Free WiFi


In-room safe, Daily housekeeping

Payment types at the property



Questions & Answers

Yes, Yigitalp 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.
Sorry, there's no onsite parking at Yigitalp Hotel.
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
You can check in from 2:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is noon.
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Ottoman (3-min walk), Klas restaurant (3-min walk), and Daphne restaurant (3-min walk).
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is TRY 350 per vehicle one-way.

Year Built: 1991

Year Most Recent Renovation: 2014

: Government-issued photo ID may be required, This hotel is arranged over 7 floors, Check-out time is noon, Check-in time 2:00 PM-midnight, Turkey may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19., Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges, This hotel has 83 rooms

Travelling with others: Free WiFi in public areas, Pets not allowed (service animals welcome), Free WiFi in rooms

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

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Also known as: Yigitalp Hotel Istanbul, Yigitalp Hotel, Yigitalp Hotel Hotel Istanbul, Yigitalp Istanbul, Hotel Yigitalp, Yigitalp Hotel Istanbul, Yigitalp Hotel Hotel, Yigitalp

Policies: "Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property. For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted."

Mandatory Fees: Optional extrasAirport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of TRY 350 per vehicle (one-way)

Optional Extras: None


Landmarks arround

  • In Istanbul City Center
  • Grand Bazaar - 13 min walk
  • The Egyptian Bazaar - 18 min walk
  • Galata Bridge - 24 min walk
  • Basilica Cistern - 27 min walk
  • Sultanahmet Square - 28 min walk
  • Blue Mosque - 28 min walk
  • Hagia Sophia - 29 min walk

Transports arround

  • Istanbul (IST) - 31 min drive
  • Sabiha Gokcen Intl. Airport (SAW) - 67 min drive
  • Istanbul Yenikapi Station - 9 min walk
  • YeniKapi Station - 10 min walk
  • Istanbul Kumkapi Station - 18 min walk
  • Aksaray Tram Station - 4 min walk
  • Laleli-University Station - 6 min walk
  • Aksaray Station - 10 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)


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