The Orient Occident Hotel Istanbul Autograph Collection is a luxury boutique hotel that skillfully strikes a harmonious balance between opulence and sophistication. Nestled in the historical peninsula, just a stone’s throw away from iconic landmarks such as the Spice Bazaar, shops, and legendary sites like the Grand Bazaar, Blue Mosque, and Hagia Sophia.
Impeccably designed, the rooms offer a blend of elegance and home-like comforts. The Occident Spa beckons guests to unwind and rejuvenate, with skilled therapists providing revitalizing therapies aimed at refreshing both body and mind.
You can indulge in a culinary journey at The Mezzepotamia (Bosphorus View Restaurant). Here, you can relish breathtaking views of the majestic Bosphorus while savoring delectable and unique Mezze, along with fine dining options that promise a delightful gastronomic experience.
Location of the Orient Occident Hotel Istanbul
The Orient Occident Hotel Istanbul is situated in Sirkeci, an excellent choice for accommodation in Istanbul, especially if you plan to explore the main attractions. The hotel’s strategic location allows for convenient transportation options, such as a quick tram ride to Sultanahmet, reaching the main attractions within 10 minutes.
Additionally, you can opt for the Marmaray to cross the Bosphorus or take the tram in the opposite direction to reach Eminönü and Karaköy. In terms of location, the Orient Occident Hotel Istanbul offers a prime and well-connected setting.
Rooms at the Orient Occident Hotel Istanbul
The Orient Occident Hotel Istanbul boasts 40 meticulously designed guest rooms. Starting with the standard room, guests can choose from either a 1 King-size bed or double bed, encompassing a space of 20sqm/215sqft to 22sqm/237sqft. These rooms feature a living/sitting area, complimentary wireless internet, a 43in/109cm LED TV, and a mini-fridge.
For those seeking a more spacious option, the Grand Deluxe Room offers a 1 King-size bed within a 35sqm/377sqft area. This upgraded accommodation includes a living/sitting area, complimentary wireless internet, and a 43in/109cm LED TV for an enhanced stay experience.
I truly appreciate the room design, seamlessly blending authenticity with modernity. Despite the typical characteristic of boutique hotels offering generously sized rooms, one might find that a more compact space suffices when the primary goal is to explore the city.
SPA & Wellness
The Orient Occident Hotel Istanbul provides excellent wellness and spa facilities, a notable feature for a boutique hotel. The Occident Spa offers a range of services and amenities, including Ayurvedic treatments, body scrubs, body wraps, couples massages, and paraffin hand treatments. Additionally, a steam room is available for guests to unwind after a day of walking and exploring.
For those seeking fitness options, the hotel boasts a well-equipped fitness center complete with cardiovascular equipment, free weights, and strength equipment.
Dining at Orient Occident Hotel Istanbul
The Orient Occident Hotel Istanbul features a rooftop Mediterranean restaurant known as Roof Mezzepotamia. Mezzepotamia Restaurant and Bar create an ideal setting for a laid-back meal and an atmosphere unique to the city. This alfresco rooftop oasis provides a breathtaking panoramic view of the Bosphorus.
Additionally, the hotel offers the Occident Lobby Bar and Occident Patisserie. Both of them located in the lobby. The Patisserie presents a diverse array of Turkish tastes, including mousses, morning goods, tarts, petit fours, shot glass desserts and cheesecakes.
I think the food and beverage options quite satisfactory for a hotel of this size. Plus the hotel is in Sirkeci. So you won’t encounter any difficulties in finding good food and drinks outside the hotel.
I’m pleased to see another addition to the Autograph Hotel Collection by Marriott Bonvoy in Istanbul. The location and service seem quite impressive, so if you’re planning a visit to Istanbul and seeking a boutique hotel, this one is certainly worth considering.
FAQs about The Orient Occident Hotel Istanbul
The on-property restaurants at Orient Occident Hotel Istanbul, Autograph Collection are: Roof Mezzepotamia Occident Lobby Bar Occident Patisserie
Regrettably, Orient Occident Hotel Istanbul, Autograph Collection, does not provide room service. Please explore alternative dining choices on their dining page.
The cuisines offered at Orient Occident Hotel Istanbul, Autograph Collection are: Mediterranean at Roof Mezzepotamia Pub at Occident Lobby Bar Coffee House at Occident Patisserie
Breakfast is served at Roof Mezzepotamia, allowing you to enjoy a splendid view of the Bosphorus and Golden Horn while dining.
The Hotel Adress is: Hobyar, Aşir Efendi Cd. No: 11, 34112 Fatih/İstanbul. Situated in Sirkeci, the hotel enjoys a convenient location. See Directions Here