Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Set for a Feb. 14, 2023 opening, The Peninsula Istanbul will stretch along the Bosphorus Strait in Turkey’s most dynamic city. The waterfront property, now accepting reservations, will encompasses four buildings, three of which are protected historical landmarks dating to the early 1900s, each carefully renovated and set amid blooming gardens.

The hotel is home to 177 guestrooms starting at 430- to 527-sq.-ft.  as well as generous suites spread among its four buildings. Many will provide sweeping Bosphorus views from large windows, balconies, or private terraces; others include direct access to the property’s magnificent gardens, outdoor swimming pool, private boat dock and luxury boutiques. All will be decorated with bespoke furnishings, original art, modern Turkish design elements like wood-and-mother-of-pearl inlay and kilim-style carpets; bathrooms will be clad in Marmara marble. The 5,490-sq.-ft. Peninsula Suite will feature its own hammam, gym and rooftop swimming pool.

New Peninsula Hotel Set to Open in Istanbul

The hotel’s rooftop restaurant and bar will offer Turk-Asian cuisine and libations and feature an expansive rooftop terrace with views over the Bosphorus and hotel gardens. Guests will also be able to partake in the Peninsula’s signature Afternoon at The Lobby restaurant, which will feature enormous windows and water views from both the main and mezzanine levels.

The 18,030-sq.-ft., 8-treatment room Peninsula Spa and Wellness Center, meanwhile, will feature hammams as well as an indoor swimming pool, and an extensive menu of treatments. There’ll be mindfulness classes and workshops offered at the fitness center and a dedicated Wellness Portal that provides in-room, round-the-clock access to wellness programs like guided exercise routines, aromatherapy self-care rituals and audio meditations. In addition, The Peninsula Istanbul will feature an outdoor swimming pool, set among the lush gardens along the Bosphorus offering guests an outdoor dining option as well as private cabanas.

For more information, visit