Hotels near Topkapı Palace
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Nestled between Hagia Sophia, Gülhane Park, and the Bosphorus, Topkapi Palace is one of Istanbul’s most visited destinations. Just minutes from the Sirkeci train station, tram lines, and ferry crossings, getting to Topkapi Palace couldn’t be easier.

Hipmunk's Best Hotels near Topkapı Palace

Rast Hotel
Rast Hotel
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8.2
Excellent
Binbirdirek Mah. Klodferar Cad. No 4 Sultanahmet, Istanbul
from $72
Alzer Hotel - Special Class
Alzer Hotel - Special Class
At Meydani No 20, Sultanhmet, Istanbul
from $8
Recital Hotel
Recital Hotel
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8.7
Excellent
Binbirdirek Mah., Piyerloti Caddesi 21 Sultanahmet, Istanbul
from $11
Adamar Hotel - Special Class
Adamar Hotel - Special Class
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8.5
Excellent
Yerebatan Cad. No: 37 Sultanahmet, Istanbul
from $73
Gezi Hotel Bosphorus - Boutique Class
Gezi Hotel Bosphorus - Boutique Class
Mete Cd 34 Taksim, Istanbul
from $133
Niles Hotel Istanbul - Special Class
Niles Hotel Istanbul - Special Class
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8.9
Excellent
Ordu Caddesi Dibekli Cami Sokak No: 13 Beyazit, Istanbul
from $84
Doubletree By Hilton Istanbul Old Town
Doubletree By Hilton Istanbul Old Town
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8.4
Excellent
Ordu Cad No:31, Beyazit, Istanbul
from $68
Istanbul Golden City Hotel
Istanbul Golden City Hotel
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8.2
Excellent
Tersane Cad. No. 111 Karaköy, Beyoglu, Istanbul
from $63
Taksim Star Hotel
Taksim Star Hotel
Siraselviler Caddesi No 37/1, Taksim (near Belgium Consulate), Istanbul
from $11
Park Hyatt Istanbul Macka Palas - Boutique Class
Park Hyatt Istanbul Macka Palas - Boutique Class
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9.0
Excellent
Tesvikiye, Bronz Sokak No. 4 Sisli, Istanbul
from $45
More About Hotels near Topkapı Palace...

What’s Topkapi Palace?

Built by Ottoman rulers in the 15th century, Topkapi Palace has the distinction of being the sultans’ residence for almost four centuries. The palace later hosted important royal events, and in the early 20th century it took on its current role as a museum. Today museum visitors can see not only the sultans’ impressive buildings and riches, but they can also view some of the world’s most important Muslim relics, including the personal effects of Mohammed. Topkapi Palace has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1985.

Which Hotels Have the Best View Near Topkapi Palace?

For the best hotels near Topkapi Palace, look north of Gülhane Park, where you’ll find stylish options like the Hotel Ipak Palas, with an on-site restaurant and bar, free breakfast, and Wi-Fi. Also nearby, book a stay at the Adamar Hotel - Special Class, which has concierge services, free breakfast, and spacious rooms.

What Are the Benefits or Drawbacks From Staying at a Hotel Near Topkapi Palace?

When you stay near Topkapi Palace, you’ll be in the middle of the highly desirable Sultanahmet neighborhood and within easy walking distance of many of the city’s best attractions. Those who prefer traveling on foot will appreciate the location, but visitors seeking a quieter stay might view it as a drawback.

What Do I Need to Know About Topkapi Palace?

Topkapi Palace might not look large at first glance, but the grounds cover several sprawling acres and include four extensive courtyards. Visits can be as short or as long as you like, but to take in the entire complex, plan to spend several hours at the palace.