Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at the Bosphorus is a contemporary 5-star property offering luxury accommodation near the heart of Istanbul. Highlights include an indoor swimming pool, an outdoor swimming pool, a fitness centre and free Wi-Fi. 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. Gayrettepe metro station is located in the vicinity, providing fast and easy access to other popular Istanbul destinations. The hotel is housed in a traditional mid-rise building. Facilities include an indoor swimming pool, an outdoor swimming pool, a fitness centre, a sauna, a steam room, a whirlpool and a spa with private massage treatment rooms. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the premises. Courtyard rooms are 45sqm and decorated in an elegant style with pastel tones, traditional furniture and views of the hotel courtyard. Amenities include air-conditioning, a flat-screen cable TV, a DVD player, a mini-bar, a safe, a telephone, a work desk and an en-suite bathroom. The hotel restaurant serves Mediterranean cuisine in an elegant and sophisticated setting. Guests can also enjoy a range of drinks at the hotel bar, and a buffet breakfast is provided every morning. The hotel has a 24-hour reception. Chargeable parking is possible onsite.