THE PENINSULA HOTELS LAUNCHES STUNNING NEW PROPERTY IN ISTANBUL ON THE BOSPHORUS WATERFRONT


Heritage architecture, lavish amenities and world-class dining await guests in the brand new property of the legendary hotel group, now available for booking

HONG KONG, November 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Peninsula Istanbul, the newest addition to The Peninsula Hotels portfolio of globally stylish and luxurious properties, is delighted to announce that it is now accepting bookings ahead of its opening on February 14, 2023. Guests can take advantage of an exclusive €1,050 opening offer that includes free daily breakfast for two; a €100 credit for catering, spa and wellness; Complimentary airport pickup for all suite bookings.

The Istanbul Peninsula located along the Bosphorus waterfront

The waterfront property comprises four exquisite buildings, three of which are protected historic landmarks dating back to the early 1900s, each thoughtfully renovated, set amid a quarter-mile stretch of flower-filled gardens along the Bosphorus Strait – the point of convergence of East and West in the most cosmopolitan city of Türkiye. town. Guests wishing to plan a stay or event at the stunning new hotel can now do so through their preferred travel advisor or through The Peninsula Istanbul website. The site showcases the property’s diverse range of beautifully appointed rooms, suites, and gathering places; its composed of graceful buildings, outdoor spaces and its location within Galataport, a new waterfront revitalization project featuring museums, restaurants and shops in Karaköy’s port district is within walking distance of the galata tower, Galata BridgeHagia Sophia Mosque, Blue Mosque and Topkapi Palace.

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“As a long-term investor, we spend many years selecting the best location for a Peninsula hotel. We are delighted to expand our global presence with the opening of The Peninsula Istanbul, together with our esteemed local partners. , Dogus and Bilgili. Istanbul is a vibrant multicultural city with thousands of years of history and culture, combined with a young and vibrant energy. We have spent a great deal of time and effort to meticulously restore this beautiful property on the Bosphorus and look forward to welcoming locals and visitors to experience our world-class hospitality on the peninsula,” said Clement KwokManaging Director and CEO of The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Limited, owner and operator of The Peninsula Hotels.

“The opening of The Peninsula Istanbul represents a glorious new chapter for our brand and for luxury travelers,” said Pierre BorerCOO of The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Ltd. “With our new property, we are thrilled to offer a stunning new location that fulfills even the most demanding travel dreams.”

Exquisite accommodations and event venues

With 177 beautifully appointed rooms ranging from 40-49m²/430-527sqft to generous suites spread across its four beachfront buildings, The Peninsula Istanbul will offer guests a wide range of accommodation choices. Many will offer stunning Bosphorus views from large windows, balconies or private terraces; others will include direct access to the property’s beautiful gardens, outdoor pool, private dock, and elegant luxury boutiques. All will be decorated with bespoke furniture, original artwork, modern Turkish design elements like wood and mother-of-pearl inlays, kilim-style rugs and sumptuous bathrooms clad in Marmara marble. The 510 m² / 5,490 square feet Peninsula Suitewith its own hammam, gym and rooftop pool, will be one of the most lavish and spacious suites available in the city.

The hotel’s collection of special event venues is also splendid. Lavish options include a grand ballroom which, when combined with its terrace, can accommodate 820 guests for a seated banquet and 1,300 for standing cocktails. Additionally, the hotel offers two intimate conference rooms, VIP private dining and wine tasting areas, and plenty of outdoor space amidst flower gardens overlooking the Bosphorus – all paired with state-of-the-art technology to ensure that festive and professional occasions make a striking impression. Every venue booking will include the impeccably attentive service of Peninsula Istanbul’s special event planners and staff.

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Exceptional cuisine and wellness offers

The Peninsula Istanbul will provide diners with myriad opportunities to enjoy sublime gastronomic journeys. The hotel’s rooftop restaurant and bar will offer sophisticated Turkish-Asian cuisine and libations in several memorable dining rooms for up to 350 people – including an expansive rooftop terrace with stunning views of the Bosphorus and hotel gardens; as well as a main dining room where the decor reflects the confluence of Asian and Turkish cultures. In keeping with cherished tradition, the hotel will also offer Peninsular Afternoon Tea and globally inspired dishes at the The lobby restaurant, whose 260 seats occupy a spectacular and airy space, with 8.4m/28ft double-height ceilings, huge windows and water views from the main and mezzanine levels, which evokes its history at the beginning of the 20eferry passenger terminal of the last century.

A solid range of relaxation and wellness choices will also welcome hotel guests. At the 1,675-square-meter (18,030-square-foot) Peninsula Spa and Wellness Center, indulgent offerings will include lavish hammams – traditional Turkish hammams – as well as a spectacularly lit 25-metre indoor pool and expansive menu of treatments to promote well-being, beauty and relaxation that can be enjoyed in eight private treatment cabins. Fitness and mindfulness classes and workshops will also be offered at the facility’s state-of-the-art fitness center; and a dedicated wellness portal offers 24-hour, in-room access to wellness programs like guided exercise routines, aromatherapy self-care rituals, and audio meditations. Additionally, The Peninsula Istanbul features a 25-meter outdoor swimming pool, set amidst lush gardens along the Bosphorus, offering guests an alfresco dining option as well as private cabanas.

Unparalleled guest amenities and services

As with all properties on the Peninsula, The Peninsula Istanbul will provide guests with the superb comfort and unfailing attention to detail that is synonymous with the brand. Whether through in-room amenities such as bespoke, scented, long-lasting bath products and multilingual touchscreen control panels; inspiring, destination-specific arts programs and cultural experiences; or global proprietary services like Peninsula Time (recording from 6:00 am and departure at 10:00 p.m.) and PenChat (access to a 24-hour digital concierge), The Peninsula Istanbul will maintain The Peninsula Hotels’ enduring commitment to its guests and the wider community.

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For booking options, please:

  1. Call our 24-hour global customer service center on reservation toll-free numbers

  2. Visit www.peninsula.com for direct online bookings

  3. Speak with your favorite travel consultant

About The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Limited (HSH)

Incorporated in 1866 and listed on the Stock Exchange of hong kong (00045), HSH is the holding company of a group which is engaged in the ownership, development and management of prestigious hotel, commercial and residential properties in key locations in Asia, United States and Europe, as well as the provision of tourist and leisure services, the management of clubs and other services. The Peninsula hotel portfolio includes The Peninsula Hong Kong, The Peninsula Shanghai, The Peninsula Beijing, The Peninsula Tokyo, The Peninsula New York, The Peninsula Chicago, The Peninsula Beverly Hills, The Peninsula Paris, The Peninsula Bangkok and The Peninsula Manila. Projects under development include The Peninsula London and The Peninsula Istanbul. The Group’s property portfolio includes The Repulse Bay Complex, The Peak Tower and St. John’s Building in hong kong; The landmark in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; and 21 avenue Kléber at Paris, France. The Group’s portfolio of clubs and services includes The Peak Tram in hong kong; Quail Lodge & Golf Club in Carmel, California; Peninsula Clubs and Consulting Services, Peninsula Merchandising and Tai Pan Laundry in Hong Kong.

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The elegant lobby of The Peninsula Istanbul

The elegant lobby of The Peninsula Istanbul

Guest room at The Peninsula Istanbul overlooking the Bosphorus Strait

Guest room at The Peninsula Istanbul overlooking the Bosphorus Strait

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