The Ritz-Carlton Istanbul is located in the heart of Istanbul, in the prestigious Dolmabahce area overlooking the Bosphorus, with many of the city's cultural attractions within walking distance. Istanbul Airport is only 40 minutes by car. The hotel offers 243 rooms, including 21 Suites, 39 Ritz-Carlton Club rooms, 1 Ritz-Carlton Suite. The meeting facilities consist of 5 meeting rooms, 1 boardroom, and a ballroom that divides into 3 sections. Dining facilities are Atelier Real Food for dinner, Atelier Lounge for breakfast and lunch, Bleu Lounge & Grill for all-day dining and cocktails and the Living Room provides a warm and relaxing athmosphere. The hotel also offers a full-service spa with a Turkish Hamam, a Couples Hamam Suite, an indoor swimming pool and fitness center as well as open-air terrace with contemporary jakuzzis, a stylish sleek sunbathing terrace, massage rooms and an infinity pool.