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Being one of the very first 5-star luxury hotels in Istanbul, The Grand Tarabya has hosted generations with the highest quality and has been a landmark of the area. Combining Turkish hospitality with high standards in service and architecture, The Grand Tarabya is a classic in local collective memory as well as a great memory for international guests. With all its glory and glamour, The Grand Tarabya is now entirely rebuilt to start with a completely new face by modernizing its tradition and enduring its very special place in the hearts and minds as one of best hotels in Istanbul.

12 floors of luxury and elegance... The spacious and tastefully decorated The Grand Tarabya Hotel has 168 deluxe guest rooms, 79 suites, 1 presidential suite, 30 fully serviced exclusive apartments designed to cater to the needs of guests requiring the highest level of service and comfort.