Megara Palace - Istanbul

Ishakpasa Cad.No.8, Istanbul, Turkey, 34140  show map
 3 stars
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Megara Palace - Istanbul

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

Megara Palace is a 3-star unique hotel offering a magnificent view of Gulhane Park. Renovated in 2001, the hotel features Ottoman architecture.

Megara Palace Hotel is also minutes away from Hagia Irene, Istanbul Archaeology Museum and Grand Bazaar. The venue is 1 km away from the city center.

Such shopping places as a bazaar and boutiques are a few steps from the property.

Sultanahmet Tram train station lies within a 5-minute walk. The hotel is located within 15 km distance of Ataturk airport.

Rooms

Megara Palace Hotel provides 25 guestrooms appointed with a wardrobe, free Wi-Fi, cable TV, coffee/tea makers and a telephone for a pleasant stay in Istanbul. The comfortable rooms feature the city view. The rooms are designed with ottoman décor featuring parquet floor along with modern hardwood furnishings.

Eat & Drink

A perfect breakfast is served daily. Guests can enjoy splendid flavors of local meals at the lounge restaurant. The fish bar serves fruit and barbeque. Valide Sultan Konak and Four Seasons Sultanahmed are situated in a quiet area, about 50 meters from the venue.

Services

The hotel offers ironing service, airport transfer and laundry together with an elevator, free self parking and a baggage storage for guests' comfort.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible at a location nearby.

Number of rooms:   25.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Free safe at reception
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Doctor on call
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Package/Parcel services
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Breakfast room
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Fine dining
  • Lobby bar
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace

Room view

  • Sea view
  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Towels
  • Lighted makeup mirror

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Plug adaptor

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  1 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Megara Palace - Istanbul Istanbul location
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Hotel Address:

Ishakpasa Cad.No.8, Istanbul, Turkey, 34140

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City Center
  • Istanbul
    1700 ft
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    8.8 mi
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    18.7 mi
Train Stations
  • Cankurtaran Train Station
    700 ft
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station
    2000 ft
Underground stations
  • Sishane Metro Station
    1.6 mi
  • Aksaray
    1.7 mi
Restaurants
  • Albura Kathisma (cuisine: Turkish)
    500 ft
  • Tria Elegance Restaurant (cuisine: International, Turkish)
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    25

Rooms and availability

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Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds or 2 Single beds
Size: 165 sq. feet
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Room facilities
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    Standard Triple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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    • Air conditioning
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      Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Megara Palace - Istanbul Istanbul location
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        Hotel Address:

        Ishakpasa Cad.No.8, Istanbul, Turkey, 34140

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Istanbul
          1700 ft
        Airports
        • Ataturk (IST)
          8.8 mi
        • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
          18.7 mi
        Train Stations
        • Cankurtaran Train Station
          700 ft
        • Sultanahmet Tram Station
          2000 ft
        Underground stations
        • Sishane Metro Station
          1.6 mi
        • Aksaray
          1.7 mi
        Restaurants
        • Albura Kathisma (cuisine: Turkish)
          500 ft
        • Tria Elegance Restaurant (cuisine: International, Turkish)
          300 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  1 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          25

        Megara Palace Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 1400 ft

        Places of interest

        • La fontaine Ahmet III - 400 ft
        • Le hammam de Roxelane (Haseki Hürem Hamami) - 400 ft
        • La rue de la Source Froide (Sogukçesme Sokak) - 700 ft
        • Saint Sophia - 700 ft
        • Le milliaire d'Or - 1000 ft
        • Istanbul Gay Private Tours - 1000 ft
        • Hippodrome - 1400 ft
        • Mosquée Bleue - 1400 ft
        • Pasifik Travel Agency - Day Tours - 1400 ft
        • Petite Sainte Sophie - 1700 ft

        Train stations

        • Cankurtaran Train Station - 400 ft
        • Sultanahmet Tram Station - 1700 ft

        Shopping areas

        • Archäologisches Museum - 1400 ft
        • Istanbul Archaeological Museum - 1700 ft

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Bath House of Haseki Hurrem Sultan - 400 ft
        • Hagia Sophia - 700 ft
        • Hagia Irene - 1000 ft
        • Roman Hippodrome - 1400 ft

        Museums

        • Archeological Museum - 1700 ft

        Local attractions

        • Museum of Calligraphy - 5100 ft
          Bayezit Meydani, Istanbul
        • Suleymaniye Mosque - 1.1 mi
          Mimar Sinan Cd, Suleymaniye Mh, Istanbul
        • Sehzade Mehmet Mosque - 1.2 mi
          Sehzadebasi Cad., Istanbul
        • Istanbul University - 5200 ft
          Fuat Pasa Cad., Istanbul
        • Galata Bridge - 1.1 mi
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        Near the hotel

        • Hagia Sophia Museum / Church - 800 ft
          Sultanahmet, Istanbul
        • Blue Mosque - 2000 ft
          Sultanahmet, Istanbul
        • Istanbul Archaeology Museum - 1500 ft
          Osman Hamdi Bey Yokusu, Istanbul
        • Arap Camii - 1400 ft
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        • Sultanahmet District - 1100 ft
          Sultanahmet, Istanbul
        • Akbiyik Street - 1000 ft
          Akbiyik Street, Istanbul
        • Besiktas - 1400 ft
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        Restaurants nearby

        • Albura Kathisma - 500 ft

          Address: Cankurtaran Mah. Yeni AkbIyIk Cad. No:38
          Phone: +90 212 517 90 31

          77% likes this, based on 1051 reviews
          Cuisine: Turkish
          Price Range: USD 8 - USD 41

        • Four Seasons Sultanahmed - 100 ft

          Address: Cankurtaran Mh.

          84% likes this, based on 68 reviews
          Cuisine: European, Turkish

        • Valide Sultan Konak - 200 ft

          Address: Kutlugin Sokak 1

          57% likes this, based on 22 reviews
          Cuisine: Turkish

        • Tria Elegance Restaurant - 300 ft

          Address: Akbiyik Caddesi
          Phone: 902125184518

          76% likes this, based on 588 reviews
          Cuisine: International, Turkish
          Price Range: USD 6 - USD 71

        • Megara Roof - 100 ft

          Address: Ishak Pasa Cad. Megara Palace Hotel No:8 Fatih
          Phone: 5183656

          72% likes this, based on 22 reviews
          Cuisine: International

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  1 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          25
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        Megara Palace Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Megara Palace

        Average guest rating

        8.0out of 10
        Fabulous
        Based on 81 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Location
        8.0

        Guest reviews

        • Group of friends
          8.8

          The view from the top floor restaurant and balcony are wonderful.The hotel is comfortable and relaxing, and its location is excellent, quite, and with a taxi stand just across the street it is perfect for getting to the airport, or anyplace else, any hour of the day or night.

          There is no elevator, but the staff is helpful with bags at check-in, and out.

        • Couple
          9.2

          A good central but quiate location and kind personel...

          Breakfast did not have any variety...

        • Single
          8.8

          Hotel itself has very nice odd design.Staff sounds skillful and polite and pay personal attentin to each guest.I like that hotel is small as I understood 20 rooms only - nice.Restaurant with romantic atmosphere and view that makes you lost in thoughts.It is clear that person who create a style and servise standarts of this hotel is creative personality.

          1.Staff doesn't have name tags and you do not know how call them. 2.One of teh waiters(tall curly guy) use upsalling technic too obsessive.

        • Single
          9.6

          An excellant value hotel in a very good location in the old city.I would recommend it to anyone going to Isatanbul and who wants to stay in a hotel that is good value for money.The staff are excellent. Very friendly and helpful. When we left the manager used his own car to get us to the airport. The centre was shut down because of a sporting event and the hotel took responsbility for ensuring we got to the airport.Not every hotel would do that.

        • Group of friends
          7.8

          Hotel is close many sightseeing spots and restaurants. If you want to go to the bridge, you can easy to get the train. And when you eat breakfast on the rooftop, you can enjoy getting good view.

          When i took a shower, the quantitty of water was poor.

        • Couple
          8.2

          Excellent location, just a short walk from Topkapi palace, Hagia Sofia etc. Breakfast room / restaurant has amazing view to the sea, a great way to start your morning! Rooms were small but tidy and decorated in a cozy, old-fashioned style.

          The walls are paper thin: Sounds from the adjacent room(s), corridor and outside (5 am prayer calls...) may be disturbing. Bring earplugs if your sleep is easily distracted! Also, after coming home we checked our receipts and found out that we were charged 10 eur extra for the room compared to what our booking stated. Not a big amount of money (and we didn't notice at first because it was in liras) but slightly annoying.

        • Group of friends
          8.8

          Excellent location, close ot main tourist attractions and the tramline. Located on street with multiple restaurants providing extended choices of meals and socialising within walking distance from hotel

        • Family with children
          9.2

          In the heart of the most interesting part of an interesting city, this is great value, with a wonderful staff, perfect location, nice breakfast and a good, clean, tidy, well-maintained room. Considering how crazy the neighborhood is with cafes, restaurants, shops, and tour buses, this is a remarkably quiet oasis just a block or so from everything you could want. A 5 min walk to the tram stop if you want to go to other parts of the city. Very good breakfast every morning on the roof top overlooking the Bosphorous was a highlight of the trip. Mehmet and all the staff spoke good English and were lovely and helpful in every way. I look foward to returning.

          It was perfect for us, but you should know that it does not have an elevator so be prepared to walk up the spiral staircase to your room on the second or third floor and the breakfast room on the 4th floor. If my 91 yr old mother could do it, so can you! Also, if you are expecting a spacious room with arm chairs to lounge in, you will be dissappointed, this is a fine, clean utilitarian room in a dense city.

        • Single
          8.2

          friendly, helpful staff and lovely room - good value for money. Excellent location

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Megara Palace was really worth of money! Safe, clean, refurbished, nice hotel really within walking distance to the old town sights: Top Kapi, Hagia Sofia, Blue Mosque, etc. Also a good restaurant street just round the hotel corner, however, the hotel has own rest., too. We, 50 year old people, spent there 7 nights on holiday, having good sleep. The staff was excellent, always (24/7). The view to the sea was fantastic when having good, Turkish style buffet breakfast at the restaurant which was upmost floor. Atmosphere and the decoration at hotel was cosy and relaxing. Everything worked well at the hotel. We recommend to everyone who looks for safe, peaceful, clean and cosy choice in Old Town of Istanbul; knowing that hotels usually do not fulfill these adjectives in Old Town. Thanks to all staff & owner of the hotel.

        • Group of friends
          8.8

          Very helpful staff, excellent views from roof, good food in restaurant. Perfectly placed to visit the attractions. A very pleasant stay.

          Only one very small concern was that if we didn';t leave the window in our room open the room smelled a little bit of drains.

        • Single
          6.6

          the roof top terrace was really nice in the mornings and also inthe evening

          the breakfast and dinner quality was poor

        • Single
          8.2

          close to the city best old places to visit and the personel was sooooo helpful that I can't imagine

          breakfast is poor

        • Couple
          9.6

          Location - excellent

          only one hanger for clothes, only one bedside table

        • Couple
          8.2

          I liked the breakfast area best. The view is amazing.

          I don't thing there was something I specifically didn't like. maybe the fact that the breakfast selection was not very wide.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Megara Palace - Istanbul Istanbul location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Ishakpasa Cad.No.8, Istanbul, Turkey, 34140

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Istanbul
          1700 ft
        Airports
        • Ataturk (IST)
          8.8 mi
        • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
          18.7 mi
        Train Stations
        • Cankurtaran Train Station
          700 ft
        • Sultanahmet Tram Station
          2000 ft
        Underground stations
        • Sishane Metro Station
          1.6 mi
        • Aksaray
          1.7 mi
        Restaurants
        • Albura Kathisma (cuisine: Turkish)
          500 ft
        • Tria Elegance Restaurant (cuisine: International, Turkish)
          300 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  1 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          25