Hotel Les Ottomans

Location: Istanbul | Turkey

Price guide: £££££ £200-£350 per person per night

This Ottoman-inspired boutique hotel is an intimate retreat in a former 18th-century mansion right on the Bosphorus. Theatrical and decadent, Hotel Les Ottomans is an explosion of colour and plush textiles that makes it altogether rather striking.
Perfect forExperiencing the life of Istanbul’s elite.
In the knowHotel Les Ottomans is popular for special events, and even has its own private cinema and wine cellar.

Recommended for...

  • Luxury Hotel
  • Hideaway
  • Spa & Wellness
  • City Hotel

Hotel Overview

Sense of Place

Hotel Les Ottomans is found on the banks of the Bosphorus, in an upmarket part of town. 

Rooms at Hotel Les Ottomans

The hotel is boutique, with just 10 suites, each of which is decorated lavishly with velvet walls and rich colours: some face the river but others look onto the hotel entrance. Tall windows and unique art pieces make them an opulent hideaway in Istanbul.

Food & Drink

The ParkSamdan Restaurant & The Bar, poised on the pier overlooking the Bosphorus, is the place to be for gourmet dinners and drinks in the summer, while in the winter, there is an opulent dining room with waterfront views. Try handpicked worldwide wines, alongside cheese, from the Swiss wine cellar in the gardens. 


Hotel Les Ottomans has a gym and a Caudalie Vinotherapie Spa with a hammam and vinotherapy treatments, including a scrub featuring grape seeds, as well as both indoor and outdoor pools.

Activities at Hotel Les Ottomans

You can step aboard the hotel’s wooden yacht and cruise down the river for a romantic tour of the city. Visit the Dolmabahce Palace, Yildiz Park, Istanbul Modern and the Princes' Islands by hopping in a taxi or boat.

Best time to go

Best time to travel

Good time to travel (but some limitations)

Travel is possible (but it’s not the best time)

Travel is not recommended

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
Best time to go

Hotel location

Hotel Les Ottomans is a 45-minute to 1-hour drive from Sabiha Gokcen International Airport.

More places to stay in Istanbul


call us on 020 7337 9010 to start planning your perfect trip

Make an enquiry

© 2022 Exsus Travel. Experts in luxury tailor-made holidays.

Exsus Travel Limited t/a Exsus Travel. Registered in England and Wales at this address: 1 Burwood Place, London, W2 2UT. Company No. 3385363. VAT No. 719-221840.

Book with confidence.
All the flights and flight-inclusive holidays on this website are financially protected by the ATOL scheme. When you pay you will be supplied with an ATOL Certificate. Please ask for it and check to ensure that everything you booked (flights, hotels and other services) is listed on it. Please see our booking conditions for further information or for more information about financial protection and the ATOL Certificate go to:
We are a member of ABTA (ABTA No. Y6561) which means you have the benefit of ABTA’s assistance and Code of Conduct. We provide full financial protection for your money.
International Passenger Protection (IPP)
In accordance with the Passenger protection policy for insolvency cover in respect of the Package Travel & Linked Travel Regulations 2018, all passengers booking with Exsus Travel are fully protected for the initial deposit and subsequently the balance of all monies paid to us, including repatriation costs, arising from cancellation or curtailment of your travel arrangements due to the insolvency of Exsus Travel. There is no requirement for financial protection of day trips, and none is provided. Your booking is insured by IPP Ltd and its panel of insurers. This insurance is only valid for passengers who book and pay directly with Exsus Travel. If you have booked and/or paid direct to a Travel Agent for a holiday with Exsus Travel please request proof of how the booking is secured as this will not be covered by IPP Ltd in this instance.
This insurance has been arranged by International Passenger Protection Limited and underwritten by Liberty Mutual Insurance Europe SE. For further information please go to
Claims procedure: you must notify IPP as soon as practically possible giving full details of what has happened quoting the name of your Travel Operator to: IPP Claims at Cunningham Lindsey, Oakleigh House, 14-15 Park Place, Cardiff,  CF10 3DQ, United Kingdom. Tel: +44 (0)345 266 1872.
Email: or online at