ABOUT THE CITYRead more
Istanbul is the largest city in the Republic of Turkey. It is situated on the shores of the Bosphorus, and is bordered to the north by the Black Sea, to the east by the region of Kocaeli and the Marmara Sea and to the west by Tekirdag and the Kirklareli region.
The city covers a total area of 5712 square km, within the urban district, the islands of the Marmara known as the Princes Islands. It is flanked by a high range of hills to the east of the Bosphorus, the highest of which is Aydos (573 m.) near Kartal.
Çamlica hill (229 m.) east of Üsküdar, is a recognised to urist spot. Forests surround the city sporadically, the most extensive being the Belgrad Forest which is 20 km to the north of the city.Istanbul winters are warm and wet, summers hot and dry.
About The HotelRead more
LE SAFRAN SUITE promises that you will have a true Istanbul experience when you select one of our beautiful rooms to stay during your visit. This charming hotel gives you the old ottoman architecture and an unbeatable location to all the historical attractions in Istanbul. There are few places that take you to a different time the minute you enter through the door, LE SAFRAN SUITE is one of them. The high ceilings, wood interior gives you a sense of the old times Ottoman era feeling that lingers with you until you leave. .The greatest part about LE SAFRAN SUITE is its unbeatable location.
- The minute you walk out the door.
- You are literally a few steps away from St. Sophia, The Topkapı Palace, The Blue Mosque, The Basilica Cistern, the Hippodrome, The Grand and Spice Bazaars.
- The tram station is around the corner to take you to the New City part of town if you wish to explore Istanbul.