In the trendy modern area of Levent, in the heart of Istanbul, The Istanbul EDITION is one of the most luxurious hotels in the city. Housed in a 15-storey glittering tower, the hotel is a sophisticated hub with multiple venues for relaxing and entertaining, including a high end nightclub and extensive spa facilities. Just 30 minutes from the Ataturk International Airport, the stylish hotel is near the Bosphorus and an abundance of fine restaurants and shopping malls.
The Istanbul EDITION's 78 enormous guest rooms are more the size of suites, while the magnificent, penthouse takes an entire floor. The rooms are crisp and modern and finished to a high end spec with no expense spared luxury finishes. Huge beds are adorned with Frette sheets, down duvets and silk bedspreads, there are silk rugs underfoot and a large L‑shaped sofa. Huge waterfall showers, B&O flat-screens and iPod docking stereos come as standard in all rooms.
Dinner at Cipriani is a memorable affair. A classic Italian menu includes sweet courgette flowers stuffed with tangy fresh goat’s cheese and the most tender veal chops. A large wine list included both Italian and Turkish labels, plus a small but excellent selection of wines by glass and carafe.
The Gold Bar and the Billionaire nightclub offer an insiders view of upmarket Istanbul nightlife, one refined little cocktail lounge, the other a high-gloss disco. The bars and restaurant draw a crowd of Istanbul locals fashionistas making it a happening place to be seen.
An extraordinary, 20,000 square foot, three-floor ESPA spa offers The Istanbul EDITION's guests an unparalleled spa experience incorporating beauty, health, and wellness in a setting of exquisite luxury. A stunning pool and a state-of-the-art fitness centre complete this extraordinary experience.