With temperatures reaching unprecedented heights in Istanbul, swimming pools provide an invaluable respite. Whether you need restful relaxation or looking to achieve that perfect tan – hotels offering pools will surely exceed expectations!
Swimming pools at top hotel brands provide a refreshing way to cool off. Offering stunning views and plenty of amenities, these hotels’ pools are well worth visiting.
1. Hilton Istanbul Bosphorus
Hilton Istanbul Bosphorus, situated atop the Bosphorus Strait and surrounded by lush gardens, is an iconic 5-star hotel featuring both an outdoor and indoor pool, traditional Turkish bath, 7 dining options and 27 meeting rooms as well as an well-equipped Health Club and an array of spa services.
Stay in bright, spacious rooms featuring balconies that overlook either a garden or Bosphorus Strait and traditional Turkish decor with sitting areas, large windows, marble bathrooms, executive lounge access and exclusive benefits such as free breakfast or snacks – perfect for an enjoyable stay!
Start off your day right at Bosphorus Terrace Restaurant, boasting an extensive breakfast menu and breathtaking Bosphorus views. Later, experience unique tastes at Dragon Restaurant or Lalezar Tavern before trying light and healthy snacks at Pool Cafe or sipping drinks and hors d’oeuvres at Veranda Bar&Terrace – or why not experience all three!
2. Hillside City Club
Hillside Beach Club is an internationally-acclaimed, first class destination that is beloved by families and couples alike. Set within a forest setting overlooking magnificent bays with multiple private beaches, its unique design, dazzling facilities, and outstanding rooms keep guests coming back again and again.
Hillside City Club features an indoor pool that plays music underwater as well as rooftop terrace and Jacuzzi facilities, along with its signature spa concept designed to engage all five senses. Moovit helps navigate you there quickly using live directions and maps; simply download their free app today and never get lost again!
3. Sura Design Hotel & Suites
This contemporary hotel features a stunning outdoor pool and Turkish spa*, and can be found near Sultanahmet’s old town with its many mosques. Furthermore, three restaurants serve delicious meals while there is also a lounge bar serving cocktails for relaxation and enjoyment.
Rooms at Hotel Grand Villa are sleek and modern, featuring flat-screen TVs and tea/coffeemakers. Both wired and wireless internet access are free for all guests as are designer toiletries in each bathroom.
This property is within walking distance to both the Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia, Basilica Cistern, Topkapi Palace, and Suleymaniye Mosque – making them easily accessible attractions.
Sura Restaurant features delicious Turkish cuisine and kebabs, while offering complimentary buffet breakfast each morning with coffee bar service. Indulge in massage treatments available on-site as well for an additional fee at Sura Design Hotel & Suites.
4. Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Istanbul City Centre
Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Istanbul City Centre Adults Only combines sophistication and elegance in one five-star hotel, boasting a rooftop pool as well as luxury spa amenities such as sauna and Turkish steam bath. Indulge in fitness classes or take advantage of free WiFi in public areas.
Our stylish guest rooms boast modern amenities including mini bars, flat-screen televisions and slippers for your comfort. Additionally, bathrooms come equipped with hair dryers and toiletries to enhance your stay. While in town you can dine at Pancaldi Restaurant or grab drinks at our bar/lounge – both located inside.
As well as offering dining and shopping options nearby, such as in the bustling Nisantasi district, this hotel also provides easy access to Osmanbey Metro Station which is within walking distance and features an on-site car park for guests travelling with vehicles. Sabiha Gokcen Airport is 28 miles away while this property provides parking services on-site for guests with vehicles.
5. Intercontinental Istanbul
This asymmetrical skyscraper, nestled into Istanbul’s Taksim neighborhood, has an austere exterior yet an inviting feel on the inside. Plush armchairs provide comfy group sitting nooks while gold details on giant columns add an air of grandeur to an expansive lobby space.
Rooms at this opulent, yet slightly outdated hotel boast elegant Ottoman-inspired decor with dark wood furniture and heavy striped drapes set against smart technology like free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and work desks – many suites even provide spectacular Bosphorus views!
Full-service spa offering facials, body massage, Turkish hammam treatments and fitness center amenities; several restaurants and bars including refined Turkish cuisine at Safran Restaurant & Terrace and alfresco dining with skyline views at Veranda; also within the hotel itself is convenient access to Istiklal Street, Dolmabahce Palace and Sultanahmet Districts.