Raffles Istanbul offers a new level of luxury with amazing views above the Bosphorus. Guests can experience the unique energy of Istanbul along with the emotional luxury that Raffles offers. Raffles Istanbul has quickly become the preferred destination for both the local and international elite. With a wide range of contemporary art pieces set against striking modern architecture, the hotel is an oasis for well-travelled guests. Attached to the hotel is the luxury Zorlu Center, much like a modern bazaar, with upscale fashion brands as well as a performing arts center featuring world-class entertainment.
Rocca Restaurant : One of our specialty restaurant – Serving contemporary Turkish cuisine. Enjoy an exceptional a la carte menu and a colourful and tempting buffet of dishes, plus a menu of carefully selected wines.
Arola Restaurant : One of Raffles Istanbul’s signature restaurant is Arola by Michelin-starred chef Sergi Arola. The cuisine will capture guests’ palates with a menu based on Sergi’s philosophy of creative tapas style plates, a balance between the modern and the traditional, that are ideal for sharing. Sleek, modern design is as much a signature of Arola’s restaurants as his food – and Arola at Raffles Istanbul is no exception. The restaurant has 74-seat dining area and 44-seat alfresco terrace.
Imagine a revitalising oasis, right in the heart of Istanbul. Experience local traditional treatments in our 3 Turkish Hamams, enjoy the privacy of one of our 2 Couples Suites, or retreat to one of our 7 luxuriously appointed treatment rooms. With 3000 square metres of spa and wellness facilities, there is plenty of space to indulge.
Our Spa features male and female relaxation areas with saunas, steam rooms, jacuzzis, experience showers and ice fountains. Our outdoor pool offers stunning panoramic views of the city and both indoor and outdoor pools are bathed in natural light. Completing our suite of facilities are a yoga and pilates studio, personal training, Technogym® equipment, and 2 hair and nail salons.
A wedding at Raffles Istanbul will be unforgettable – as individual and as special as your relationship. We can create the kind and tone of event you desire. Our ballroom provides a grand setting, and our function rooms create a more intimate, personal environment.
Our dedicated wedding staff will help you plan every detail. On the day our culinary team, in-house florist and graceful and welcoming staff will create the perfect occasion.
We can provide:
Dedicated event planners organizing every detail with excellence
Wedding Butler dedicated to you on the day of your event
State- of – the art in house audio visual equipment and on site technical assistance
Dedicated culinary team combining creativity and gastronomy
In house florist offering different alternatives reflecting your concept
Raffles Istanbul situates above the Bosphorus at the intersection of Istanbul’s best connections, perfectly located to experience this timeless place, located at the Zorlu Center – where high fashion, performance and art converge.
Raffles Istanbul is 26 km away from Atatürk International Airport on the European side and 30 km away from Sabiha Gökçen International Airport on the Eastern side. It has direct connections to the public transport network (bus, subway) via Zorlu Center and the subway allows fast transfers to the airport. It is 4 km to the Bosphorus Bridge and 7 km to the Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge. It also offers a heated helipad and car parking.