The 2-star superior Sipahi hotel offers comfort and convenience in the heart of Istanbul. Located in the city centre, near the Grand Bazaar, the hotel is ideally placed for when visiting this glorious, ancient city. Guests are within walking distance of attractions that span three of the world's biggest empires: Roman (the Valens aqueduct), Byzantine (the Hagia Sophia) and Ottoman (Dolmabahce Palace). Open since 1910, the hotel occupies a building with a red facade and plenty of charm inside. The hotel's warm and friendly service is bolstered by modern touches such as free Wi-Fi throughout the premises. The hotel restaurant is decorated in a colourful, local style and serves a variety of dishes. The Standard guestrooms are simply and tastefully designed, with ample storage space and a bright decor. Notable amenities include a telephone and television. Parking is possible onsite.