ISTANBUL

DoubleTree by Hilton Istanbul Topkapi, a 216-room hotel just minutes from Istanbul's historical site and Ataturk International Airport, is the latest addition to the growing portfolio of DoubleTree by Hilton.

With easy access to the E100 motorway and close by to Istanbul's central business districts and the Koc Research Hospital, the hotel is a convenient location for both business and leisure travelers.

Spanning 18 floors, the hotel features sea view rooms and suites overlooking Marmara Sea and The Princess Islands. Situated on the European side of Istanbul, the hotel holds the largest conference and ballroom in the area, available for up to 700 guests. Also available is the Topkapi Terrace, the largest open air function space in the area, offering one-of-a-kind panoramic views of Istanbul.

Overall, the hotel boasts 26,900 square feet of meeting space of meeting and event space, including a pillar-free ballroom, which can be divided into three sections. With natural daylight and meeting room foyers available, the hotel can cater to all needs.

Guests can start their day right with the DoubleTree breakfast in the Turquaz Restaurant. Serving international and local dishes made from fresh and local produce, the restaurant is also open for group lunches and dinners. For something more casual, The Lounge Café & Bar offers a relaxed and elegant atmosphere, offering quick bites influenced by both Turkish and international flavors. Room service is also available 24/7 at the property.

Guests seeking exercise or relaxation have a variety of options, including the 24-hour fitness suite, or the indoor, temperature controlled pool. The Rose Spa offers a range of traditional Turkish beauty treatments and massages.

"We are delighted to be welcoming guests to our newly-built hotel in Topkapi, with superb access to E100, and to Ataturk Airport", said Hulya Akgun, general manager, DoubleTree by Hilton Istanbul Topkapı. "The hotel is perfectly situated, nearby key landmarks in this historic city, which attracts a vast number of travelers each year. From those wanting to explore Istanbul or wishing to host conferences in our versatile meeting spaces, we cater for every type of traveler."