Conrad Istanbul is a modern 5-star hotel offering luxury accommodation near the heart of Istanbul. Highlights include fine dining, two swimming pools, a modern fitness centre and multiple tennis courts. Besiktas is a predominantly residential district bordering the Bosphorus in European Istanbul. During its long and tumultuous history it has been home to Greek temples, fabled Christian relics, important Ottoman trading posts and many plush waterfront palaces. Nearby places of interest include BJK Inonu Stadium, the recently redeveloped Levent business district, Baroque Dolmabahce Palace and Yildiz Palace and its attached park. Several local bus stops are located in the vicinity, providing fast and easy access to other popular Istanbul destinations. The hotel occupies a high-rise S-shaped complex featuring a curved, beige facade with prominent glass panelling on the lower floors. Facilities include two swimming pools (indoor and outdoor), a separate children's pool, modern fitness centre and three clay tennis courts. Chargeable Wi-Fi is available throughout the premises. Executive Bosphorus View rooms are decorated in a simple, modern style with beige tones, wood furniture and artwork on the walls. They feature views of the Bosphorus. Amenities include air-conditioning, a flat-screen satellite TV, mini-bar, work desk, safe and an en-suite bathroom featuring slippers. Guests in these rooms benefit from access to the Executive Lounge featuring complimentary food and drinks. Monet Restaurant serves delicious Turkish and Mediterranean cuisine in an elegant, traditional space and in summer months offers a variety of grilled meals beside the outdoor pool. Fine wines, raki and exquisite Turkish Meze are served in the Meze Restaurant, whilst a wide range of coffees, teas, cakes and pastries are available at the Monet Lobby Lounge and Patisserie. Guests can also enjoy light meals, snacks, international drinks and stunning city views from the high-floor Summit Bar and Terrace. A buffet breakfast is provided every morning and there are plenty of dining opportunities in the vicinity. The hotel provides 24-hour reception and room service. Chargeable parking is possible onsite.