Situated at Taksim, the heart of Istanbul, a city which has been fascinating travellers with her history, nature, and archaeological splendour for many ages, Retropera Hotel is a facility dedicated to offer the traditional Turkish hospitality , using all the opportunities of the latest technology.

With its position facing right towards the Hagia Sophia, the most famous of the Byzantine works, and the Blue Mosque, with its unique six-minaret structure, at the heart of Istanbul, a city which was the capital of three empires.

The square where the cart races and gladiator fights took place during the era of the Byzantines, the works reflecting all the characteristics of the Christian and Islamic cultures (Obelisk, Kaiser-Wilhelm Fountain, Topkapi Palace, Underground Cistern, Grand Bazaar) and museums (Turkish and Islamic Works Museum, Archaeological Museum) are all within 3 to 5 walking minutes from Retropera Hotel.

The two centres of Istanbul in terms of accommodation, shopping, gastronomy, and night life are Taksim İstiklal street, galata tower and Sisli Nisantasi, Osmanbey with their historical characteristics, touristic attraction, buildings featuring cultural diversities. Area including biggest shopping mall and auditorium Retropera Hotel is just 20m. away from Taksim, and 20 km. from the Airport.

Distance Name Meter/Km
  Ataturk Airport  20km
  Metro Station  100m
  Old Tram Station  200m
  Topkapi Palace  350m
  Blue Mosque  7km
  St.Sophia  7km
  Grand Bazaar  100m
  Ferry Station  7km
  Spice Bazaar  900m
  Suleymaniye Mosque  5km
  Fatih Mosque  4,5km
  Gulhane Park  6km
  Basilica Cistern  7km
  Mosaic Museum  200m
  Galata Tower  1km
  World Traid Center - CNR  19km
  Taksim Square  20m
  Istiklal Street  100m
  Sabiha Gokcen Airport  50km
  Istanbul Aquarium  15km

Helpful and excellent services; cleanness and high quality of all services. The staff is very kindy and made my stay even more comfortable. The hotel is in the city centre of Istanbul, Taksim square, well connected with trasports and airports I will definitely recommend this hotel for your staying in Istanbul

Paola from Torino / ITALY