The hotel is situated in an inspiring location, directly in the heart of the Old Town, in a slightly elevated position surrounded by historic and cultural sights, and with a view of the impressive Hagia Sophia museum. This city hotel is housed in a historic, Ottoman building from 1854, and was renovated in 2006. It comprises 49 rooms and suites spread over 3 floors. The rooms were all recently renovated, and have an Oriental, elegant and comfortable decor. The Padisah restaurant offers a breath-taking view of the "Caferaga Medrese" and serves excellent traditional Turkish cuisine. The Sadrazam restaurant offers buffets with a large selection of Turkish and international dishes. The Saltanat bar welcomes guests with its warm atmosphere, creative drinks and special cocktails for different times of the year.