||Topcu St No 10 Taksim
||205 - 226
Location. The eastern-styled Nippon Hotel is contemporary nine-storey property which is located in the Taksim area of central Istanbul. It is just 500 metres from cosmopolitan Istiklal Street, and the bustling Grand Bazaar is three kilometres away. Taksim metro station is 100 metres from the hotel, and Istanbul Ataturk Airport is 30 kilometres distance, an approximate driving time of 30 minutes.
Hotel Features.Staff at the 24-hour front desk can offer currency exchange, tour assistance and the use of a safe-deposit box. There are complimentary newspapers in the lobby and the hotel has its own bar. Other practical amenities include complimentary Internet connections in the air-conditioned public areas, meeting facilities, a business centre with secretarial services, and free parking for those arriving by car.
The hotel's Nippon Restaurant serves international dishes in a stylish contemporary setting.
Guestrooms.The 171 guestrooms, over nine floors, have stylish contemporary furnishings and minimalist decor. All are equipped with satellite television with pay movies, direct-dial phones, complimentary wireless Internet access, climate control, safes and minibars. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries, hair dryers, bathrobes and slippers.
Expert Tip. Take a stroll along lively Istiklal Street with its upmarket shopping, just 500 metres from the hotel. Try any one of the side streets to discover bars with live Turkish folk music, and restaurants serving authentic and delicious local food.