Welcome to Hotel The Ritz-Carlton Istanbul, The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul is located in the heart of the city overlooking the Bosphorus. This five-star hotel is just 15 minutes’ drive from the famous historical old town attractions of Sultanahmet, Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque and Grand Bazaar All rooms at The Ritz-Carlton feature luxury furniture including a plush armchair in the seating area and ornate chest of drawers. Each room has multi-lingual TV channels and an iPod docking station. Guests at The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul can enjoy the Bosphorus views of Bleu Lounge & Grill, which features a Mediterranean-inspired menu, shisha pipe service and a wide range of cocktails. Five times a week there is live DJ performance. The hotel’s signature Bosphorus-view restaurant,prides itself on international cuisine with a Turkish flourish and an emphasis on locally sourced natural ingredients. There is also an organic Ritz-Kids menu. The Spa at The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul offers an authentic Turkish Hammam, an extensive range of facial, body and massage treatments and an indoor pool bordered by Byzantine columns with a ceiling painting of Istanbul sky. The sun terrace features a pool, 3 hot tubs and two open-air spa rooms. Lobby Lounge is perfect for renowned The Ritz-Carlton afternoon teas, a fresh signature dessert or evening cocktails and Bleu Lounge & Grill offers a relaxed ambience during the day and a vibrant atmosphere at night. The Club Lounge on the 12th floor offers an exclusive food and drink service five times a day and high-speed WiFi. (Hotel The Ritz-Carlton Istanbul hotels booking).