The Marmara Pera is a modern 4-star hotel offering luxury accommodation in historic Istanbul. Highlights include a rooftop swimming pool, modern fitness centre and exceptional dining opportunities. Beyoglu is a vibrant cosmopolitan area across the Golden Horn from historic Constantinople. Traditionally home to European merchants and immigrants, it boasts many elegant Neoclassical and Art Nouveau structures. Nearby places of interest include the grand Taksim Square, medieval Galata Tower, modern art gallery Dogancay Museum and Istiklal Caddesi, a thriving street lined with cafes, bars, galleries and shops. Tunel tram stop is located in the vicinity, providing fast and easy access to other popular Istanbul destinations. The hotel occupies a modern high-rise property featuring a black facade with prominent use of glass. Facilities include a modern fitness centre and a rooftop swimming pool. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the premises. Superior Sea View rooms showcase a stylish decor with hardwood panelling and patterned wallpapers and fabrics. Amenities include air-conditioning, a satellite TV, mini-bar and safe. The en-suite bathrooms feature a bathtub with integrated shower. Mikla is a critically acclaimed, Turkish-Scandinavian restaurant managed by celebrity chef Mehmet Gurs. It is located on the top floor and offers fine cuisine, stunning city views and a luxurious terrace bar. The less formal Marmara Cafe serves a wide range of Turkish and international dishes as well as wines, cocktails and handmade chocolates and pastries. There are also plenty of dining opportunities in the vicinity. The hotel provides 24-hour reception, concierge and room service. Chargeable parking is possible nearby.