Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet crowned Best Hotel in the World
This prestigious accolade from Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards, signifies the pinnacle of global recognition in the hospitality industry and further solidifies Four Seasons as a luminary in luxury accommodation.
Alejandro Reynal, President and CEO, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, attributed this unparalleled success to their teams’ relentless dedication towards creating bespoke experiences, characterised by the utmost quality, personal care and service excellence.
A Turkish delight: Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet
Nestled within Istanbul’s historic peninsula, the Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet has enchanted visitors since 1996 with its distinct charm and unwavering dedication to excellence. The hotel, housed within an immaculately preserved Turkish neoclassical edifice, offers guests an extraordinary fusion of rich history, striking architecture and captivating views of the Marmara Sea. With the recent redesign, it further redefines luxury hospitality by providing an unforgettable journey through Istanbul’s intriguing past and vibrant present. The hotel’s offerings, from the traditional Turkish Hammam experience at Kurna Spa to modern Anatolian cuisine at AVLU restaurant and handcrafted cocktails with a view of the Hagia Sophia at Süreyya Teras Lounge, curate an unmatched immersive experience.
Four Seasons: A symphony of success across the globe
The Four Seasons’ resounding success does not stop at Istanbul. The brand features prominently in the World’s Best Awards with 46 recognitions across 40 properties. Besides the top-rated Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet, three other illustrious establishments of the Four Seasons – Istanbul at the Bosphorus, Milan and Kyoto – also feature among Travel + Leisure’s top 100 hotels worldwide. Furthermore, the Four Seasons Hotel and Residences at The Surf Club and Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel Athens have been heralded as the leading resorts in Greater Miami Beach and Athens, respectively, demonstrating the group’s universally acclaimed hospitality standard. This unmatched global recognition exemplifies Four Seasons’ enduring commitment to curating extraordinary experiences for their valued guests.