Breaking Travel News investigates: Sura Hagia Hotel & Spa

Taking its texture from the Hagia Sophia Museum, the Sura Hagia Hotel & Spa itself hosts a peerless panorama of the European and Asian sides of Istanbul, with a capacity of 232 rooms spread over its eight different room types.

On one side of the hotel is the historic Ottoman Public Bath, from which no detail has been spared in the recreation of the experience of the Ottoman Sultans.

On the other, Spa Soul, through which guests can seek relief from the fatigue of daily life.

Here you will also find famous music from around the world, while you relax in from of the pool, taking in the garden panorama.

Inside, room decorations take in ornamental details of the past, recreated in ultimate luxury today.

The Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel & Spa emphasises that comfort should be provided in a best way, in a warm-hearted, historic and ambient wat.

At the same time, the target is to offer the ultimate service levels, recognising the time guests spend at the hotel is precious.

The hotel also benefits from its location near the Hagia Sophia Museum, Topkapı Palace, The Grand Bazaar and Taksim Square to which millions of tourists rush to every year.

The hotel also has a prized location for the Sultanahmet Square in the city.

Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel & Spa would be a right choice to spend a pleasant and calm time.

A Living History

As one of the most important historical sites in Istanbul, Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel & Spa brings a new breath of life to the building.

This is thanks to its new but still traditional design and architecture.

In its lobby, designed to welcome its guests in the best way, you see the difference between the old and the new.

The hotel is furnished with all kinds of activities for the enjoyment of guests, including the chance to organise a private day of celebrations by the pool.

In this area it is possible to commune with the Mother Nature, while staff will also help with plans for weddings and cocktail parties, all while you enjoy important moments in this delicious garden.


Welcoming thousands of tourists every year and representing the city of Istanbul in a cultural manner, Sultan Ahmed is the first stopping point for guests of the Sura Hagia Hotel & Spa.

Of how about a hike? Big monuments, belonging to the Byzantine and Ottoman Empires, are only several minute walk away from the Hagia Sophia.

It is within walking distance to other tourist places, such as The Grand Bazaar, the Egyptian (Spice) Bazaar and the Golden Horn.

Finally, it is possible to arrive to Taksim/Beyoğlu just in 15 minutes by tramway.

The zone where the hotel is located is surrounded with restaurants, cafes and souvenir shops.

More Information

Sura Hagia Hotel & Spa is presently nominated as Europe’s Leading Lifestyle Hotel at the World Travel Awards.

For more information on the property head over to the official website.