This hotel's name is taken from the Byzantine palace that once stood beside the Hippodrome in Istanbul's historic Sultanhmet district. A charming property, only a few minutes stroll from the major historical cultural sites such as Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque, Underground Cisterns and the Hippodrome, the hotel combines traditional Turkish hospitality with attentive service and comfort. Elegantly decorated with a warm ambiance, guests can benefit from complimentary wireless internet throughout the hotel and enjoy a buffet breakfast in the lobby restaurant or evening meal on the roof terrace on warm evenings..
Make yourself at home in one of the 20 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Partially open bathrooms with showers feature hair dryers and bathrobes. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.
Enjoy Turkish cuisine at Teras Restaurant, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Mingle with other guests at the complimentary reception, held daily. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM for a fee.
Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.
Turkish and Islamic Art Museum - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Little Hagia Sophia - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Hippodrome of Constantinople - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Arasta Bazaar - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Tomb of Sultan Ahmet I - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Cemberlitas Bath - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Blue Mosque - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Sultanahmet Square - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Basilica Cistern - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Hagia Sophia - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Grand Bazaar - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Beyazit Square - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Gulhane Park - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Istanbul Archaeology Museum - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Beyazit Mosque - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
The nearest airports are:
Istanbul (IST) - 46 km / 28.6 mi
Sabiha Gokcen Intl. Airport (SAW) - 44.6 km / 27.7 mi
The preferred airport for Hotel Daphne - Special Class is Istanbul (IST).