Lapis Inn Hotel Old City ( Ex.Ambassador Hotel)

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
Ticarethane Cikmazi No 19, Istanbul, 34420, Turkey
4.2 out of 5 rating 997 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.2
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Lapis Inn Hotel Old City ( Ex.Ambassador Hotel), you'll be centrally located in Istanbul, within a 5-minute walk of Basilica Cistern and Sultanahmet Square. This spa hotel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Hagia Sophia and 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Blue Mosque.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 22 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and plasma televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have rainfall showerheads and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Amenities

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a television in a common area.

Dining

Stop by the hotel's restaurant, Grill Restaurant, for dinner. Dining is also available at the coffee shop/café, and 24-hour room service is provided. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 7:30 AM to 10 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a computer station, express check-in, and express check-out. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours).

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Basilica Cistern - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Tomb of Sultan Ahmet I - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Sultanahmet Square - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Hippodrome of Constantinople - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Hagia Sophia - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Blue Mosque - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Turkish and Islamic Art Museum - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Cemberlitas Bath - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Arasta Bazaar - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Gulhane Park - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Grand Bazaar - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Istanbul Archaeology Museum - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Little Hagia Sophia - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Topkapi Palace - 1 km / 0.6 mi
New Mosque - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi

The nearest airports are:
Istanbul (IST) - 43 km / 26.7 mi
Sabiha Gokcen Intl. Airport (SAW) - 45.2 km / 28.1 mi

The preferred airport for Lapis Inn Hotel Old City ( Ex.Ambassador Hotel) 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.


  • No onsite parking is available.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

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 and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • One child 6 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • 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.

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

  • Airport shuttle fee: TRY 60 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: TRY 48.0 per night

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

Features
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Express check-in
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Express check-out
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Concierge services
  • -Restaurant
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Computer station
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Sauna
  • -Library
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Rooftop terrace
  • -Turkish bath/Hammam
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
  • -Elevator