Occidental Taksim

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
Topçu Caddesi No:19, Taksim, Istanbul, 34037, Turkey
4.0 out of 5 rating 208 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0
Property Details

Property Location

A stay at Occidental Taksim places you in the heart of Istanbul, within a 15-minute drive of Galata Tower and Dolmabahce Palace. This 4-star hotel is 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Grand Bazaar and 3.3 mi (5.2 km) from Hagia Sophia.

Rooms

Treat yourself to a stay in one of the 149 guestrooms, featuring fireplaces and heated floors. Your memory foam bed comes with down comforters and premium bedding. LCD televisions with cable programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.

Amenities

Treat yourself with massages and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find a health club, an indoor pool, and a sauna. This Beaux Arts hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a hair salon. Guests can catch a ride to nearby destinations on the area shuttle (surcharge).

Dining

Enjoy Mediterranean cuisine at Portofino Restaurant, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Relax with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and express check-in. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours).

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Taksim Square - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Taksim Gezi Park - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Acibadem Taksim Hospital - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Istiklal Avenue - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Istanbul Technical University - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Demiroren Istiklal - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Madame Tussauds Istanbul - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Vodafone Arena - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Istanbul Congress Center - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Lutfi Kirdar Convention and Exhibition Centre - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Museum of Innocence - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
French Street - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Dolmabahce Palace - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Pera Museum - 1.6 km / 1 mi
City's Nişantaşı Shopping Center - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi

The nearest airports are:
Istanbul (IST) - 40.4 km / 25.1 mi
Istanbul (SAW-Sabiha Gokcen Intl.) - 47.8 km / 29.7 mi

The preferred airport for Occidental Taksim is Istanbul (IST).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

  • Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

  • Contactless check-out is available.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.


Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • Up to 2 children 3 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between TRY 45 and TRY 60 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: TRY 450 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 4)
  • Valet parking fee: TRY 40 per day
  • Early check-in fee: TRY 150 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: TRY 200.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Wedding services
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Limo or Town Car service available
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Hair salon
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Children's pool
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Health club
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Valet parking (surcharge)
  • -Sauna
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Outdoor furniture
  • -Elevator
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Number of restaurants - 2
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out
  • -Indoor pool
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Braille or raised signage