The Lion Hotel is located in Talimhane, Taksim %u2013 Istanbul's cultural and shopping center. The Lutfi K%u0131rdar Congress Center, Taksim Square and the Metro Station are within a few minutes walk from the hotel. Guest rooms are equipped with 32-inch LCD TV, minibar and WiFi access. The restaurant onsite serves buffet breakfast and a la carte meals. In addition, the hotel%u2019s lobby bar offers a variety of light snacks and beverages. Services offered include a 24-hr concierge and room service, wake up call, car rental and valet parking. Attractions in the area include the Dolmabahce Palace, Galata Tower, Istanbul Cevahir Shopping and Entertainment Centre and Maiden's Tower. Ataturk International Airport is approximately 30 km from the hotel.