The Novotel Istanbul is a 4-star hotel located between the city center and the airport within easy access to the business district, historical Old City and shopping centers. Guest rooms are equipped with satellite flat screen TV, large work area, minibar, coffee and tea maker and WiFi access. The restaurant onsite features a show kitchen and serves international cuisine as well as Turkish specialties. In addition, the bar offers a selection of light snacks and beverages. Leisure amenities include an outdoor pool, fitness centre, sauna and a massage facility. A free scheduled shuttle is available to and from Taksim Square, Sultanahmet and Bakirkoy. Other attractions in the area include the Veliefendi Race Course, Yedikule Hisari, Abdi Ipekci Arena, Atakoy Marina and Galleria Atakoy. Ataturk International Airport is 16 km from the hotel.