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Istanbul Hotel Near Ataturk Airport

Hotel Büyük Keban is centrally located in the Old City district of Istanbul. The hotel has been in business since 1971 with recent renovations designed to provide all the modern conveniences. It is situated in the heart of the historic peninsula of Istanbul and is equally convenient to many business and tourist destinations.

The Hotel Büyük Keban offers many amenities to the business traveler and tourist, including a spa offering massages, Jacuzzi, sauna, gym, and a traditional Turkish bath. There is an internet corner available free of charge 24 hours a day for your computing needs, as well as free Wi-Fi in the hotel lobby.

Because the hotel is conveniently located to many of the city’s top attractions, it’s ideal for tourists – especially those of you with large to-see lists. The hotel is also located only 15 km (9.3 mi) from Ataturk International Airport. There are several ways to get from the airport to the hotel.


As you leave the terminal of the Ataturk International Airport look for the taxi line. There are almost always taxis lined up and waiting for passengers. Taxis in Istanbul run on a meter system. You may want to ask the driver the cost for the trip to the Hotel Büyük Keban before you start. The trip should cost about €25 ($30 US) and take anywhere from 15 to 20 minutes depending on the traffic.


The Metro Station is located on the ground floor of the Ataturk International Airport. The airport is the first stop on the Metro line. Once you board the Metro, take the train to Aksaray Station, which is conveniently the last stop on the Metro line. It is a short 10 minute walk from Aksaray Station to the Hotel Büyük Keban. After leaving the station, walk towards Laleli and make a left onto Gencturk Cad. The hotel is located on your left at the far end of the street.

Airport Pick-up Service

While the Hotel Büyük Keban does not have an airport pick up service, we do contract with local services for airport pick up and can arrange transport to and from the hotel for you The cost for pick up is €40 for up to four people. A round trip ride can be arranged for €70 for up to four people. If your group is larger than four people, contact the hotel and arrangements will be made.


There is a shuttle service that runs from the Ataturk International Airport to Taksim Meydani. The shuttle is run by HAVATAS. The shuttle charges €7 per person. To get from Taksim Meydani to the Hotel Büyük Keban, you can take a taxi for about €8. If you have less than three people in your party, the shuttle may be a more economical choice.

The Hotel Büyük Keban is a conveniently located hotel with many amenities to meet the needs of business travelers and tourists alike. For more information, to book a room, or to arrange airport transportation, contact us today!

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