The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul is a modern 5-star hotel offering luxury accommodation in the heart of Istanbul. Highlights include fine dining, elegant decor, a stunning wellness complex and a great location close to BJK Inonu Stadium. 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. Taksim tram and funicular stop and metro station 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 sleek, glass-panelled facade. Facilities include a gift shop, hair salon and an expansive, modern wellness centre with an indoor swimming pool, a 24-hour fitness centre, a steam room, sauna, Jacuzzi and nine therapy rooms offering a range of massages and wellness treatments. Chargeable Wi-Fi is available throughout the premises. Deluxe (Partial Bosphorus View) rooms are approximately 38sqm and decorated in a modern style with beige tones, hardwood furniture and artwork on the walls. Amenities include air-conditioning, a flat-screen satellite TV with pay-per-view movies, mini-bar with complimentary mineral water, work desk and safe. The marble en-suite bathrooms feature a bathtub, separate walk-in shower, bathrobes and slippers. Cintemani Restaurant serves delicious Turkish cuisine created from the freshest seasonal ingredients, whilst the outdoor Bleu Lounge & Grill offers live music, stunning Bosphorus views and delicious local dishes. Light meals, snacks, fine wines and exquisite cocktails are available in the elegant Lobby Lounge and the refined RC Bar, which boasts daily live music. A buffet breakfast is provided every morning and there are plenty of dining opportunities in the vicinity. The hotel provides 24-hour reception and room service. Chargeable parking is possible onsite.