A known and established name throughout istanbul hotels, the 4-star pierre loti hotel is located just a few minutes' walk from the famous, and colourfully chaotic, grand bazaar. Offering just over 35 rooms, the pierre loti manages to combine personal service with 4-star standards. Guestrooms are tastefully decorated and equipped with flat screen satellite televisions, telephone, mini bar, air-conditioning, wi-fi and bathrobes, ensuring guests look forward to returning to their rooms at the end of a long day's sightseeing and bartering. Breakfast is served on the hotel's rooftop restaurant and is considered to be one of the best in istanbul; the choice of dishes is really quite astounding and all this is complemented by the fantastic views the setting offers. Cultural and historical sights including the blue mosque and topkapi palace are just a few minute's walk away, making the pierre loti an excellent choice of hotel for anyone wishing to discover this beautiful, colourful, chaotic and awe inspiring city, once known as constantinople.