Istanbul – it’s the dazzling travel destination on everyone’s lips. The city at the crossroads of Europe and Asia defines cosmopolitan. If you are planning a trip to the cultural heart of Turkey, consider the Hotel Büyük Keban, conveniently right in the center of European Istanbul. The Hotel Büyük Keban is a perfect – and perfectly affordable – base from which to explore the tantalizing cuisine, architecture, music, history, cinema, fashion, and culture of Istanbul. Just a short jaunt away are sights such as the Grand Bazaar, the Blue Mosque, the Sultanahmet Mosque, the Hagia Sophia, the Topkapi Palace, the Gulhane Park, the Basilica Cistern, and the Beyazit Tower.
Istanbul – Where Past and Future Meet
What city can claim a history like Istanbul’s? The beating heart of Turkey is a veritable time machine filled with cultural, architectural, culinary, artistic and historical treasures. Indeed, a visit to Istanbul is always is a trip back in time – as well as an avant-goût of the avant-garde. Walk in the footsteps of Ottoman sultans and Roman emperors while you discover the serpentine city streets, clandestine cafes and intimate restaurants. Don’t be surprised if you discover creative young designers offering vanguard fashion labels just next to a third-century stone wall, or traditional clothing vendors watching the latest news on a flat-screen television. Istanbul has always been a fascinating mix of old and new, east and west. As the seat of not one but four great empires, the city’s culinary heritage pays a reflective and delicious tribute to its storied history. From sweet lahmakoum and kanafeh to savory gözleme and mezes, the incredible wealth of Turkish cuisine alone is worth a visit!
Affordable Comfort in a Central Location
The Hotel Büyük Keban is a reasonably-priced hotel located in central European Istanbul. For over 40 years, we have been catering to business and leisure travelers’ needs – and have recently updated and refurbished our entire property to serve you better. Centrally located within walking distance of all the wondrous sights on the Historical Peninsula, the Hotel Büyük Keban is a comfortable spot to come home to after days exploring the city and nights on the town. Treat yourself with a great night’s sleep on our superbly comfortable mattresses, tantalize your taste buds with our famous huge breakfast buffet, and re-energize in our on-site spa facilities offering traditional Turkish bath, sauna, and jacuzzi. We offer several different room styles and sizes to suit each guest’s individual tastes – everything from single budget rooms to family master suites. We are also happy to welcome travelers who may have limited mobility, with our newly designed disabled-friendly rooms.
We would be honored to show you traditional Turkish hospitality – by welcoming you to Istanbul during your trip of a lifetime. Contact the Hotel Büyük Keban today to book your stay with us in incredible Istanbul!