Sofitel Istanbul Taksim

Hotel with spa, near Taksim Square

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Sofitel Istanbul Taksim

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Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Indoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 10:00 PM, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

Overview of Sofitel Istanbul Taksim

8.2 out of 10 Very good
8.2/10 Very good

Property highlights

  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Pet-friendly
  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
Gumussuyu Mah, Siraselviler Cad No 13, Istanbul, Istanbul, 34437
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • 24-hour health club
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Valet parking
  • Self parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee shop/cafe
Feel at home
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Coffee/tea maker

Room options

Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, View (Bosphorus)

  • 38 sq m
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

Luxury Room, 1 King Bed

  • 40 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

Superior Room, 2 Twin Beds

  • 38 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Twin Beds

Superior Room, 1 King Bed

  • 40 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

Suite, 1 King Bed, View (Prestige)

  • 42 sq m
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed

Luxury Room, 2 Twin Beds

  • 39 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Twin Beds

Luxury Room

  • 38 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Istanbul City Center
  • Istiklal Avenue - 1 min walk
  • Taksim Square - 5 min walk
  • Bosphorus - 10 min walk
  • Dolmabahce Palace - 16 min walk
  • Galata Tower - 21 min walk
  • Grand Bazaar - 43 min walk
  • Galata Bridge - 2 min drive
  • Eminönü Square - 3 min drive
  • Egyptian Bazaar - 4 min drive
  • Ciragan Palace - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Istanbul Airport (IST) - 44 min drive
  • Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Intl. Airport (SAW) - 60 min drive
  • Mecidiyekoy Station - 4 min drive
  • Sirkeci Marmaray Station - 6 min drive
  • Beyoglu Station - 18 min walk
  • Taksim Station - 1 min walk
  • Findikli Station - 9 min walk
  • Kabatas Station - 14 min walk


  • Hafız Mustafa - 1 min walk
  • Pizzeria Pidos - 4 min walk
  • Ayaspasa Russian Restaurant - 8 min walk
  • Biz Istanbul - 3 min walk
  • Fiore Pizzeria Italian - 9 min walk

About this property

Sofitel Istanbul Taksim

When you stay at Sofitel Istanbul Taksim, you'll be within a 15-minute walk of Taksim Square and Bosphorus. Guests can grab a bite to eat at the coffee shop/cafe and visit the spa to be pampered with deep-tissue massages, body wraps, or facials. An indoor pool, a bar/lounge, and a 24-hour health club are other highlights. Public transportation is just a short walk: Taksim Station is steps away and Findikli Station is 9 minutes.


English, Filipino, French, Turkish

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 202 rooms
  • Arranged over 9 floors


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - 4:00 AM
  • Express check-out available
  • Minimum check-in age: 18
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets allowed*
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms


  • Onsite self parking (EUR 10 per day)
  • Onsite valet parking (EUR 10 per day)
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–11:00 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Free daily reception
  • 24-hour room service

What to do

  • Fitness classes

Working away

  • Business center
  • 6 meeting rooms
  • Conference center (1195 square feet of space)


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Hair salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Pool loungers
  • Pool umbrellas


  • Built in 2019
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Television in common areas
  • 24-hour health club
  • An indoor pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Sauna
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Steam room
  • At least 80% of food locally-sourced
  • Vegetarian dining options
  • At least 80% lighting from LEDs
  • Banquet hall
  • Reception hall


  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 55-inch LED TV
  • Premium satellite channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes and slippers
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Free crib/infant bed
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Champagne service


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Energy-saving switches
  • Restaurant dining guide

Special features


The onsite spa has 7 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a steam room, and Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open daily. Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.


Cake Box - Onsite bistro.
La Table - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Open select days.
The Oven - Onsite brasserie. Open daily.
Mr.&Ms. Meze - Onsite restaurant. Open select days.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately EUR 25 per person
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of EUR 150 (subject to availability)


  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 21 per pet, per day


  • Self parking costs EUR 10 per day
  • Valet parking costs EUR 10 per day
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 10:00 PM
  • Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa, and guests under 16 years old are only allowed with adult supervision
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
This property uses eco-friendly cleaning products.
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Sofitel Istanbul Taksim Hotel
Sofitel Istanbul Taksim Istanbul
Sofitel Istanbul Taksim Hotel Istanbul

Frequently asked questions

Does Sofitel Istanbul Taksim offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Sofitel Istanbul Taksim does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
Is there a pool at Sofitel Istanbul Taksim?
Yes, there's an indoor pool. Guests have pool access from 9:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
Are pets allowed at Sofitel Istanbul Taksim?
Yes, pets are welcome. There's a charge of EUR 21 per pet, per day. Service animals are exempt from fees.
Is parking offered on site at Sofitel Istanbul Taksim?
Yes. Self parking costs EUR 10 per day. Valet parking costs EUR 10 per day.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Sofitel Istanbul Taksim?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 4:00 AM. Check-out time is noon. Late check-out is available for a charge of EUR 150 (subject to availability). Express check-out is available.
What is there to do at Sofitel Istanbul Taksim and nearby?
Onsite recreation at Sofitel Istanbul Taksim includes aerobics. Indulge in a treatment at the spa and enjoy a swim in the indoor pool. Sofitel Istanbul Taksim also has a 24-hour health club and a sauna.
Are there restaurants at or near Sofitel Istanbul Taksim?
Yes, Cake Box offers international cuisine.
What's the area around Sofitel Istanbul Taksim like?
Sofitel Istanbul Taksim is in Istanbul City Center, a short 1-minute walk from Taksim Station and 5 minutes' walk from Taksim Square.



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6/10 Good

Over priced
I booked a suite, but it was seriously over priced. Room was inconvenient, unnecessarily decorated , living area was full of furniture bit difficult to walk .
FARHANA A, 1-night family trip
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4/10 Fair

Shahriar, 4-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Abdulrahman, 1-night trip
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6/10 Good

Mohamed, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Extremely helpful and friendly staff.
Lasha, 4-night family trip
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2/10 Poor

Won’t stay here again
Service for a 5 star hotel was really bad. At breakfast they run out of basics like bread and yoghurt. Orange juice is artificial. Not 5 star standards at all.
Raeesa, 4-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great hotel at center of Taksim. Staff were friendly and attentive to all requests. I got a free upgrade to a suite. Overall highly recommended 👍
Eissa, 4-night family trip
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2/10 Poor

Nihad, 6-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Andrea, 4-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Charanjit, 8-night trip
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