Alzer Hotel, is the only hotel located at the center of the historical hippodrome!
The Hippodrome, today named Sultanahmet Square, dates from the 3rd century AD. With a seating capacity of 30,000, it was used for sporting and political events, and decorated with obelisks and monuments.
The 3500-year old Obelisk, Istanbul's oldest monument, was brought from Egypt and installed by the Emperor Theodosius I in 390 AD.
Ataturk Airport -Hotel Directions for independent travel from Ataturk Airport (IST/LTBA) to Alzer Hotel Metro - from the airport to Zeytinburnu (Interchange station), exit the metro station, change metro to tram in Zeytinbunrnu tram station and take off at Sultanahmet, after the take of the tram turn your face towards Blue Mosque, walk down the hill into Sultanahmet sqaure, turn the right side walk to Alzer hotel about 200 Meters.
You can also take a Shuttle Bus from the Airport to Aksaray where you can transfer easily to the tram to Sultanahmet. * We advise you not to take a taxi (you may be overcharged and taken around the city first). We are ready to help you and provide all the information you need to make your stay in Istanbul as enjoyable as possible.
Taxi ( 40-45 Euro ) or take a Shuttle bus to Taksim and then a taxi to Sultanahmet We advise you not to take a taxi (you may be overcharged and taken around the city first). We are ready to help you and provide all the information you need to make your stay in Istanbul as enjoyable as possible..
Thank you very much for choosing Alzer Hotel for your accommodations during your visit to our amazing city.
Airport-Hotel transportation rates as above.