The traditional flagship of Divan Group’s collection of
fine hotels, Divan Istanbul offers travel connoisseurs a
unique interpretation of luxury design and Turkish
Carrying the signature of renowned Architect
Thierry Despont, acclaimed worldwide for his bold
re-imagining of public spaces, such as the Getty Center
in Manhattan, and private ones, such as the home of
Bill Gates, Divan Istanbul brings the same innovative
style and state of the art luxury to the heart of this
ancient and exotic city.
Featuring elegantly appointed
guestrooms and the warm, attentive service combining
the best of East and West that is the hallmark of Divan
Hotels, the completely rebuilt Divan Istanbul has an over
fifty-year heritage yet is also one of Istanbul’s newest
Divan Istanbul features 191 rooms,including 41 standart rooms,108 deluxe
rooms,40 junior suites and 2 presidential suites.
All of Divan Istanbul’s spacious rooms combine our signature mix of comfort,
elegant design and luxurious convenience. Our graciously appointed rooms are
a refined setting in which to relax, work, reminisce about a day spent exploring
the city or simply to enjoy the moment. You will find it just as comfortable
to work in your room as to rest after a full day of meetings or taking in the
wonders of Istanbul.
All of our rooms are 33 square meters (355 sq. ft.) or
larger but we believe outstanding comfort means more than just more space.
It means finesse and attention to detail.
If you need to focus on completing a project, try the handsome custom-built
leather top executive desk, which is ergonomically designed to enhance your
productivity. Stay connected with our high-speed wired, and high-speed wireless
When it is time to freshen up before drinks or dinner, you will appreciate your
room’s elegantly appointed bath, decorated in harmonious marble tones and
featuring both rain and hand-held showerheads.
At your bedside you will find
glass table-lamps by master artisan glassblower Robert DuGrenier, whose
lighting is an integral part of a larger design statement that finds expression in
every part of the hotel’s décor.
Divan Lokanta is an Istanbul attraction in its own right and proudly upholds Divan’s decades-long tradition of fine dining featuring Mediterranean cuisine with a Turkish touch. The copper-leaf bar and glass sculptures shimmering golden red set the tone in an inviting and elegant atmosphere where countless vintage wines tower in illuminated racks over the barstaff expertly mixing fine cocktails, and the professional and friendly waitstaff stands ready to delight you with palette-dazzling Mediterranean and Turkish gourmet cuisine. Master Chef Aydin Demir deftly spans the gap between yesterday’s and tomorrow’s cuisines, creating an innovative and surprising menu together with Divan Group’s Executive Chef Giancarlo Gottardo by combining the best of Mediterranean and Turkish cuisine with exclusive Divan signature dishes. Guests are invited to enjoy the very best in fine dining whether over a leisurely or business lunch or dinner, a special occasion or just a delicious tête-à-tête dinner for two in this elegant and refined setting.
It is not hard to understand why this restaurant, whose low-key style is enhanced with original artworks by the noted Turkish painter Necdet Kalay, is a favourite place for Istanbulites as well as Divan Istanbul guests to meet for a casual dinner or a drink. You will also quickly be seduced by its extensive and appealing menu featuring local specialties such as lahmacun, a thin flat bread filled with spicy minced meat, and pub favourites like the Divan cheeseburger with onion rings, as well as a variety of satisfying dishes straight off the grill, such as Pirzola, Turkish-style grilled lamb chops, or a gourmet pizza fresh from our stone oven. Divan Pub appeals to every taste, whether you like to eat light or enjoy a full home-style meal, and the Pub is your address for all-day dining from its delicious buffet breakfast to the attractive international cuisine served for lunch or dinner, and also offers bar service.
This Japanese restaurant and sushi bar, smartly designed with inlaid glass handmade by master glassblower Robert DuGrenier, attracts a hip and diverse crowd of artists, professionals and socialites. Enjoy the conversation and the traditionally Japanese ambiance over expertly prepared dishes such as rice-couched maguro and traditional tempura udon soup from our extensive menu featuring a tantalizing variety of classical tastes from the Far East, all personally crafted with a modern interpretation by Chef Kenji Kume.
This luxurious bar with its invitingly warm décor has a fin-de-siècleatmosphere, featuring a mahogany bar well-stocked with a wide variety of the finest domestic and imported fine Its high ceilings and comfortably elegant furnishings are reminiscent of a club where one might expect to see Victorian gentlemen debating the events of the day. Savour the expansive and eclectic range hors d'oeuvres, from the Turkish gourmet cheese plate all the way to New Orleans seafood stuffed po-boy sandwiches. It is an elegant setting to meet with friends or colleagues over drinks, unwind after a long day, or for an intimate chat...
Divan’s superb chocolates, Turkish delights, exquisite cakes and cookies, and full flavoured coffee and fine teas have made us Turkey’s leading gourmet patisserie. Our Turkish Delight is on offer at some of the world’s finest emporia, including Galleries Lafayette and Harrods, so make sure to stop by and sweeten your stay in Istanbul.
After a long day of touring the city, chairing meetings, or evaluating the latest scientific discoveries at an international conference, there is no better way to reward and revitalise yourself than with a visit to the Puri Spa. Experience a rejuvenating and cleansing tradition stretching back to Ottoman times and before as you luxuriate in the hamam. If you are looking for something more active, try a workout at the fitness centre, take a Pilates class, or swim laps in our half Olympic-size pool. Afterward, treat yourself to a relaxing session in one of the saunas or indulge in one of our wide selection of beautifying facial and body treatments that will leave you feeling refreshed before heading to dinner at one of our fine restaurants.
The Divan Istanbul provides meeting facilities designed to an international standard, featuring six meeting rooms equipped with the latest audio-visual and meeting technology, augmented by the executive convenience of a helipad. Whether in the two spacious foyers, the boardrooms, or the function rooms, the same attention to detail and decorative flair found elsewhere in the hotel has been brought to our impressive facilities, which are adorned with ancient Seljuk Turkish motifs and original ceramic art by Bedri Rahmi Eyüboglu and Füreya Koral. Six meeting rooms ranging in size from 48 square meters (515 sq.ft.) to 350 square metres (3,760 sq.ft.) provide ideal venues for a variety of events from an exclusive board meeting to a fashionable wedding.
With meeting spaces for groups of up to 300, the Divan Istanbul offers versatile meeting facilities in a variety of configurations, all backed by our professional meetings and technical staff. All meeting rooms feature the latest audio-visual technology, including video-conferencing and offer the flexibility of a variety of set-up alternatives.
Divan Istanbul is located in the heart of Istanbul, close to Taksim Square. A short walk along broad, tree-lined boulevards is all that separates you from the best culture, nightlife and entertainment that Istanbul has to offer. Major corporate headquarters and shopping centres, as well as the Congress Valley’s Lutfi Kirdar Convention and Exhibition Center, Istanbul Congress Center and Cemal Resit Rey Concert Hall are just minutes away by foot.
The Istanbul metro is only a brief walk from the hotel, and Ataturk International airport is 15.5 miles or 25 kilometres and only 30 min away by cab. Whether closing a deal or opening your eyes to the splendours of Istanbul--or both--Divan Istanbul holds the key to a fulfilling and relaxing stay.