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

Avantgarde Levent Hotel - Boutique Class
Avantgarde Levent Hotel - Boutique Class
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8.7
Excellent
Buyukdere Cad.161 Zincirlikuyu-Levent, Istanbul
from $100
Movenpick Hotel Istanbul
Movenpick Hotel Istanbul
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8.5
Excellent
Eski Büyükdere Caddesi No: 3, 4 Levent, Kağıthane, Istanbul
from $98
Hotel Yasmak Sultan
Hotel Yasmak Sultan
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8.8
Excellent
Ebusuud Cad. 12, Istanbul
from $75
Intercontinental Hotels Istanbul
Intercontinental Hotels Istanbul
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8.6
Excellent
Asker Ocagi Caddesi No. 1, Istanbul
from $117
Golden Horn Sultanahmet Hotel
Golden Horn Sultanahmet Hotel
Binbirdirek Mahallesi Binbirdirek Meydani Sokak 1, ISTANBUL
from $27
Boutique Saint Sophia
Boutique Saint Sophia
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9.3
Excellent
Alemdar Cad. 2 Sultanahmet, Istanbul
from $118
Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul
Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul
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9.3
Excellent
Sinanpasa Mah, Hayrettin Iskelesi Sok No.1, Besiktas, Istanbul
from $252
Art City Hotel Istanbul
Art City Hotel Istanbul
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7.0
Good
Kucukayasofya Mah. Katip Sinan Camii Sok. No:30 Sultanahmet, Istanbul
from $34
Divan Istanbul Asia
Divan Istanbul Asia
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8.7
Excellent
Çamçesme Mahallesi Tevfik Ileri Cd No:209, Pendik, Istanbul
from $60
Renaissance Polat Istanbul Hotel
Renaissance Polat Istanbul Hotel
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8.7
Excellent
Sahilyolu Cad.No:2 Yesilyurt, Istanbul
from $117
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.