An inspiring Stay on the crystal waters of Bosphorus is waiting for you. Located in the picturesque and central neighborhood of Ortakoy, an always vibrant district that is a frequent destination for anyone who has ever set foot in Istanbul, The Stay Bosphorus boasts the city’s closest guest rooms to Bosphorus.
The melting pot of a variety of cultures in the past, Ortakoy district enhances your experience with its vivacious atmosphere at any time of the day. Surrounded by charming streets sprinkled with trendy restaurants as well as local cafes, eateries, nightclubs, galleries, jewelers and boutiques; The Stay Bosphorus is never too far away from the exciting sights and sounds of Istanbul - a city that hardly sleeps.
The Stay Bosphorus was built in the 19th century by the Balyan family, the masters behind Ottoman architecture who were responsible for shaping Istanbul’s architectural identity by constructing the majority of the buildings for the Empire, including Dolmabahce Palace, Beylerbeyi Palace and our neighbor, Ortakoy Mosque. Thanks to its rich history, this landmark mansion allows you to experience the treasures of the past as you indulge in luxurious modern-day comforts.
Enjoying an exclusive position on the bustling Bosphorus waterfront, a popular attraction among locals and tourists during day and night, The Stay Bosphorus is also just a short trip away from the city’s major attractions and shopping malls, and allows for effortless travel by sea thanks to the enchanting ferry pier that rests right next to it.
The historic mansion located just across the cobblestone street that marks the entrance to our main building offers the Executive Lounge, a private area that is exclusive to our guests Staying in Penthouse Bosphorus, Executive Bosphorus and Penthouse suites. Our Executive Lounge is designed to make your privacy a priority and has no outside access. This space can be utilized as a window opening to the lively streets of Ortakoy, by which you can relax during the day and experience special delicacies. Allowing you to enjoy your time in a comfortable and secluded space, Executive Suite stands out as a haven in the heart of the city.
Situated on the blue waters of the Bosphorus, neighboring the grand bridge that connects Europe to Asia, The Stay Bosphorus not only vibrates with a modern and hip energy, but also exudes the city’s rich history. Internationally acclaimed design firm, Autoban, has renovated the building to maintain its historical charm, while providing guests with state-of-the-art contemporary design. Needless to say, the rooms enjoy sweeping panoramic views of the Bosphorus from every angle, with the city and its ancient structures as its backdrop. From the moment you step into The Stay Bosphorus, our team is at your service to meet your every need and render your Stay unforgettable. Let our meticulous team take care of all your needs while you wake up in your room to the sights and sounds of the Bosphorus and enjoy Istanbul to the fullest.
*Due to the historical structure of our building, the elevators are not wheelchair accesible. The elevator has only oparetes until the 4th floor, however the 5th floor is accessible through stairs.