[Re]Discover Istanbul This Summer

Istanbul is a city that offers over 2,500 years of unique historical, traditional and cultural riches. With its geography spread over two continents, this transcontinental metropolis is a fast-paced cultural melting pot that will leave you in awe. 

Here are the Top 10 reasons why you should book your next stay with us at Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul.

For more information, please call us on +90 212 275 8888 or email reservations.slib@shangri-la.com.


[1] Mesmerizing Views Over The Bosphorus

Situated right next to the Bosphorus, the hotel is perfectly positioned for you to enjoy sweeping views of the strait from sunrise to sunset.

Sip on a Turkish coffee while you take in the breath-taking views of the Bosphorus from the comfort of your contemporary room or with a cocktail from our outdoor patio at IST TOO restaurant.

Get ready to snap up pictures of the ferry passing right in front of the hotel during the day or of the Bosphorus Bridge that lights up the calm water in the evenings.

[2] Terrace Lifestyle

At Shangri-La Istanbul, Bosphorus, booking a room with a private terrace is not just a benefit but a lifestyle.

These spaces, distinguished by their stunning panoramic views of the majestic Bosphorus Strait and unique ambience, project elegant informality and promotes connection and camaraderie.

The choice is yours… from relaxing moments to private dining experiences, we can arrange whatever your heart desires.

[3] Summer Dining Experiences

Enjoy a truly international experience with a range of global favourites alongside a diverse selection of exquisite Turkish delicacies at IST TOO and award-winning Cantonese dishes at our Shang Palace pop-up.

A sophisticated dining experience awaits you on an outdoor patio that offers striking views across the Bosphorus Strait.

Are you ready for seasonal culinary discoveries?

[4] A Retro Journey on the Bosphorus

Embark on an unforgettable journey at Istanbul’s most exclusive pop-up restaurant offering the best views of the Bosphorus and travel back in time with Shangri-La’s new retro-themed suite created in collaboration with Veuve Clicquot.

In the special Retro West and Retro East menus, each dish is paired with a glass of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label, Rosé, Rich, or Grande Dame champagnes; all designed to elevate the taste, aroma, and ingredients of the recipes. 

[5] Luxury Bosphorus Yacht Tour

Celebrate life and make new Shangri-La memories on the Bosphorus.

Embark on a Bosphorus tour with a luxury yacht from the iconic ferry port of Istanbul right in front of Shangri-La and allow yourself to be pampered with exquisite service. lobster, champagne and a magical sunset.

This special experience is inclusive of a one-night stay for two!

[6] Fishing Excursion On The Bosphorus

Fishing on the Bosphorus is one of the must-do activities in Istanbul.
Fishing between two continents at the fascinating sunrise with the seagulls is a one-of-a-kind experience not to miss!

Our fishing experts will greet you at sunrise to embark on an authentic adventure starting at the nearby iconic ferry port.

This special experience is inclusive of a one-night stay for two!

[7] A Journey Into The World of a Jewellery Designer

Embark on a mystical journey into the world of Sevan Bıçakçı’s famous jewellery!

Jewelry has been considered as the symbol of luxury throughout the history. Curated by Shangri-La, you are invited to explore the authentic shop of the world-renowned designer Sevan Bıçakçı and witness how Turkey’s most distinguished jewels are crafted in the old town of Istanbul.

[8] Baklava Butler

Experience the world’s first Baklava Butler, exclusively at Shangri-La Istanbul, Bosphorus.

Dressed in traditional and stylish Turkish dress, the Baklava Butler presents the historic sweet dish that dates back to the Ottoman Empire.  

A treat for the palate, eyes and camera lens, the Baklava Butler offers a one-of-a-kind experience for guests’ travel memories, culinary bucket list and Instagram feeds. 

[9] Fun-Filled Family Moments

You can count on us to provide opportunities to create memorable experiences as a family.

Parents can expect special benefits such as guaranteed room upgrades and a unique baklava dessert experience while the kids will be catered for with special activities such as in-room tent setup with milk & cookies, so they can have the time of their lives.

Rediscover the perfect family escape with heaps of benefits!

[10] Ultimate Luxury with Rolls Royce Ghost Limousine

The best way to explore Istanbul in true luxury and sophistication.

Being the only hotel in the city with its own Rolls-Royce Ghost limousine, Shangri-La offers exclusive Rolls-Royce experiences to explore the dynamic city in complete luxury.

Enjoy a number of bespoke itineraries from the Tour of Two Continents to an exclusive shopping experience.

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