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Where to Eat in Istanbul: A Five-Star Turkish Delight

The Raffles group brings its iconic brand of hospitality to Istanbul’s cultural hub, welcoming a stylish new luxury hotel to the Turkish capital

Raffles Hotels & Resorts, famed for their iconic Singapore hotel, have set up house in Turkey. Raffles Istanbul has opened its doors in the Zorlu Center, a hub for fashion, food, and the performing arts. Rooms feature a contemporary take on traditional designs, with subtle mosaics and muted tones, and large balconies offering city-wide views.

Some rooms in the new Raffles Istanbul boasts panoramic views over the city.
Some rooms in the new Raffles Istanbul boasts panoramic views over the city.

The signature Raffles spa is one of the largest in the city, and a rooftop pool is a huge draw – as are the expert Art Concierge and the hotel’s specially commissioned art collection.