Situated in the centre of a row of 1870s Ottoman houses in the heart of Beşiktaş, the W Hotel is a stylish retreat where individual rooms come with private gardens, terraces and cabanas. The lively locality is full of cafes and restaurants and a number of art and design galleries. Check out the local fish market, fruit and vegetable stands and traditional Turkish tea cafes for a slice of authentic Istanbul daily life or take a quick cab ride up to Nisantasi, the "Soho" of Istanbul. With incredible shopping and restaurants, this is contemporary, stylish Istanbul at its best.
A giant chrome W perched on the pavement marks the hotel entrance and a blacked-out doorway reveals an elegant crystal decorated reception area. Interiors are moody and sexy with influences from both the East and the West.
The 140 guestrooms and suites have been designed by Mahmut Anlar and are an innovative blend of Turkish and contemporary design. Each room comes with its own outdoor space including gardens, terraces and cabanas. The W Istanbul suites are open, modern and perfect for entertainin with a glamourous blend of mood lighting and exclusivity Marmara marble, Ottoman patterns, the signature W bed.
Enter the stylish W Lounge via a tunnel, and enter into a world of dramatic decor inspired by art and treasuries from the Ottoman Empire merging elegantly with ultra-modern pieces and custom made furnishings. The Destination Bar completes the Lounge, a stylish centerpiece adding to the truly sophisticated feel of the setting serving freshly squeezed juices and signature hand shaken cocktails. Istanbul’s finest DJs spin chill out music by day and funky electric and eclectic music by night. Chef Tekin Günaydın has found inspiration in the New World and Far East creating themed bento boxes amongst other unique creations on the menu.
A fully serviced small gym and spa complete the hotel's facilities.