Çırağan Palace is an amazing luxury hotel located in Istanbul, Turkey. Being the former residence of Ottoman Sultans, the imperial Çırağan Palace Kempinski Istanbul features an impressive design and a one-of-a-kind charm. Its name contains the word Çırağan’ which is the Persian term for light. It’s a name that reflects its character and beauty and that soon became synonym with the palace when Fatma Sultan began organizing torch-lit celebrations in the gardens.
After the sultans left the residence, this grandiose structure was restored and transformed into a spectacular hotel that opened its doors in 1991. In terms of design, it’s a beautiful combination of modern and traditional. The resort-like atmosphere makes it very welcoming and relaxing. But the architecture and the atmosphere are not the only elements that allure guests into this marvelous location.
This splendid hotel also features stunning views of the Bosphorus that can be admired from the suites as well as from the outdoor spaces. All the guest rooms and suites feature state-of-the-art technological amenities, combining this way the past and present. The hotel also offers an exquisite waterfront Gazebo Lounge with a rich selection of international cuisine delights. The guests can also relax at the Bosphorus Çırağan Palace Kempinski Spa and admire the views and visit the surroundings. Çırağan Palace is an amazing example of beautiful architecture, elegance and richness.