The W Istanbul Hotel is stylish hotel is in the centre of Akaretler, surrounded by cafes and design galleries. The W features 2 restaurants, a modern gym and a day spa. The historical Dolmabahce Palace is only 100 metres away.The luxurious rooms of W Istanbul feature 32 inches flat-screen TVs and Bose Wave radios with iPod docks. The design bathrooms include rainforest showers and Bliss amenities. Some rooms offer a private garden or terrace.Okka Restaurant offers traditional Turkish mezes, kebabs and raki service in a contemporary, bistro setting. Signature cocktails and snacks, live DJs and special parties can be found at the stylish W lounge and terrace.The intimate day spa at the W Istanbul offers facials, wraps and massage treatments. The experienced staff uses Ligne St. Barth products.The lively Taksim Square and Istiklal Avenue are both within walking distance of W Istanbul. The famous shopping district of Nisantasi is just a 5-minute walk away.