Grand Cevahir Hotel and Convention Center is a 5-star property located 7 minutes from the city's major business districts such as the Sisli, Mecidiyekoy and Taksim and just 10 minutes away from the Old City. Accommodations are equipped with central air-conditioning and heating, LCD TV with satellite channels, minibar, tea and coffee making facilities, pillow menu, direct dial phone with voice mail, WiFi internet access, in-room safe and a private bathroom with hairdryer. Buffet breakfast is served daily and the in-house restaurant offers Mediterranean and Turkish specialties. In addition, guest can enjoy light fare, afternoon tea, pastries or cocktails at the lobby bar. Leisure facilities and services include an indoor heated pool, outdoor pool with children's section, sauna, solarium, Turkish bath, well-equipped fitness centre and massage treatments can be arranged on request. The Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Dolmabahce Palace and Topkapi Palace are some of the attractions in the area.