Avantgarde Hotel Taksim is a modern 4-star property offering comfortable accommodation in the heart of Istanbul. Highlights include an indoor swimming pool, a spa, onsite dining, free Wi-Fi and an excellent location within steps of Taksim Square. Beyoglu is a vibrant cosmopolitan area across the Golden Horn from historic Constantinople. Traditionally home to European merchants and immigrants, it boasts many elegant Neoclassical and Art Nouveau structures. Nearby places of interest include the grand Taksim Square, medieval Galata Tower, modern art gallery Dogancay Museum and Istiklal Caddesi, a thriving street lined with cafes, bars, galleries and shops. Taksim metro station is located in the vicinity, providing fast and easy access to other popular Istanbul destinations. The hotel occupies a modern mid-rise building featuring a classic facade. Facilities include an indoor swimming pool, a sauna and steam room. A range of spa treatments are available on request. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the premises. Grand Deluxe rooms are more spacious than Deluxe rooms and decorated in a modern style. Amenities include air-conditioning, tea and coffee equipment, a small sitting area, flat-screen TV, safe, mini-bar, work desk and an en-suite bathroom. The buffet restaurant serves Turkish and international cuisine, whilst guests can enjoy a range of drinks at the hotel bar. The hotel has a 24-hour reception.