How To Get To The Hotel

By Transfer Service (Private Car arranged through Hotel):

A way of arriving at Hotellino is to take the private transportation of our Hotel.

To receive this service please inform us about your arrival date, flight number and your arrival time. We need to receive these details by email at least 48 hours before your check-­in day (info@hotellinoistanbul.com). For requests later than this schedule, please directly call the hotel (+90 212 513 12 12) for arrangements.

We provide transportation services by minivans of different sizes which can accommodate up to either 8 or 14 guests.

You may find the rates as below:

50 Euros for up to 4 guests
80 Euros for between 5 – 8 guests

By HAVAIST (Airport's Shuttle Service):

HAVAIST is the municipal company which operates shuttle buses from and to the old town.

If you do not have more than 1 piece of luggage per person this option may be very convenient.

After you collect your luggage and come out from the duty-free area please start to follow the signs saying 'Bus/Shuttle/Pick Up' to minus 2 level. When you reach to minus 2 level you will find HAVAIST shuttle point. Before you get on the bus you must get an Istanbul Card (a kind of smart ticket) from one of the machines by the shuttle point (Istanbul Card is the only way to make the payment). Each journey per person costs 18 Turkish Lira, so after you receive your Istanbul Card by the same machines please load money to your card. 1 card can be used by more than 1 guest.

Please take the bus going to SULTANAHMET SQUARE. Depending on traffic your journey will take between 45 minutes to 1,5 hour. Luckily the buses have TV-movie-series services, WiFi, and USB charging units to make the trip a bit more enjoyable. When you reach to the SULTANAHMET SQUARE you will find Hagia Sophia just across the HAVAIST bus stop.

It is just 15-minute walk from there to our hotel. Keep the Hagia Sophia on your right-hand side and follow the tram tracks down the hill. In maximum 10 minutes walk you will be reaching to GÜLHANE TRAM STOP. Walk to the far end of the Gülhane Tram Stop and by following the old walls on your right get into the TAYA HATUN STREET. You will turn left from the second street on the left and will find us 20 meters after on the left.

By Taxi:

Taxis are available by the exit of international and domestic arrivals.

Please give the full address of the Hotel to the driver.

Do not try to fix the price and let the driver activate the taximeter. Taximeter should start with 4.00 Turkish Liras. Approximately it should cost between 140-160 Turkish Liras (which is around 22 Euros). We recommend you to keep small Turkish Lira banknotes.

If it is hard for the taxi driver to find the hotel, please call us on +90 212 528 43 44.

By Transfer Service (Private Car arranged through Hotel):

A way of arriving at Hotellino is to take the private transportation of our Hotel.

To receive this service please inform us about your arrival date, flight number and your arrival time. We need to receive these details by e­mail at least 48 hours before your check-in day (info@hotellinoistanbul.com). For requests later than this schedule, please directly call the hotel for arrangements.

We provide transportation services by minivans of different sizes which can accommodate up to either 8 or 14 guests.

You may find the rates as below:

50 Euros for up to 4 guests
65 Euros for between 5 – 8 guests

By Public Transportation:

To be able to make use of public transportation in Istanbul, you need to purchase an Istanbul Card.

Istanbul Card: Istanbul Card is a smart ticket on which one can load money. One can use the loaded credits for all sorts of public transportation in Istanbul. You can obtain an Istanbul Card from BİLETMATİKs (ticket machines) available at the entrance hall of the subway station at the airport.

Subway lines and Marmaray operating hours are between 06.00-24.00.

Please click on this to see how to use public transportation in Istanbul

Option I – Havabus (Shuttle Bus) or buses (E-11 or SG-1) to Kadıköy + Subway + Marmaray (The fastest method to reach Sirkeci Mansion by public transportation)

Havabus is the shuttle bus that operates between the airport and central spots in the city.

Please click on these links for the timetable and applicable fees of Havabusbus, E-11 and SG-1.

1) Take the Havabus shuttle or bus that is headed for Kadıköy.

2) Once you get off, you need to walk along the coast towards Haldun Taner Theater Building near the dock for public ferries. When you continue to pass the theater building, you will see the red­ and­ blue M sign marking the entrance of the subway a short distance away from. Kadıköy is the first stop of the line, you just need to go with the metro one station to Ayrılık Çeşme Station.

3) Get off the metro at Ayrılıkçeşme where you will need to take the escalators to interchange to Marmaray Line.

4) Marmaray Line runs between Gebze and Halkalı. Heading towards the direction of Halkalı, you will need to get off at Sirkeci which is the second stop from Ayrılıkçeşme.

5) When you get off the train, please follow the signs to Exit-2 which also say Sirkeci Gar and you will see an elevator on your left­ just before you reach the escalators. Please take the elevator to Level 1.

6) When you reach the ground level and get out, just walk behind the elevator and find the Hotel on your right-hand side on Nöbethane Street.

Option II – Havabus (Shuttle Bus) to Kadıköy + Public Ferry + Tram

Havabus is the shuttle bus that operates between the airport and central spots in the city.

Please click on these links for the timetable and applicable fees of Havabusbus, E-11 and SG-1.

1) Take the Havabus shuttle or bus that is headed for Kadıköy.

2) Once you get off, you need to walk along the coast towards the dock for public ferries near Haldun Taner Theater Building to board a boat to Eminönü.

3) Boats to Eminönü leave from the right-hand side of the pier and the boat ride lasts approximately 20 minutes.

Please click the below link to check out the timetable for public ferries that run between Kadıköy and Eminönü:

http://en.sehirhatlari.com.tr/en/timetable/kadikoy­eminonu­354.html

4) Once you get off the boat in Eminönü, you will find Eminönü Tram Stop in front of you. Take the 2­ stations tram ride to Gülhane Station.

5) Once you get off from the tram at Gülhane Tram Stop face to the old walls and find Taya Hatun Street on your left-hand side. Get into the Taya Hatun Street by following the old walls. Walk straight ahead and take the second left turn to Nöbethane Street. You will find our Hotel on Nöbethane Street after 30 meters on the left.

Option III – Havabus (Shuttle Bus) or bus (SG-2) to Taksim Sqaure + Taxi

Havabus is the shuttle bus that operates between the airport and central spots in the city.

Please click on these links for the timetable and applicable fees of Havabus and SG-2.

1) Take the Havabus shuttle or bus that is headed for Taksim Square.

2) Once you get off, you can take a taxi to the hotel. The approximate cost from Taksim Square to Sirkeci Mansion should correspond to 30 TL (which is around 6-8 Euros).

Please see below for instructions to follow when taking a taxi to the hotel and please click to check the most popular taxi scams in Istanbul.

Option IV – Taxi + Marmaray

You can combine a taxi ride with public transportation for your arrival from Sabiha Gökçen Airport. Please see below for instructions to follow when taking a taxi from the airport.

1) Ask the taxi driver to take you to Pendik Station of Marmaray Line. The approximate cost from Sabiha Gökçen Airport to Pendik Station of Marmaray Line should correspond to 50 TL (which is around 8 Euros)

2) Marmaray Line runs between Gebze and Halkalı. Heading towards the direction of Halkalı, you will need to get off at Sirkeci which is the second stop from Ayrılıkçeşme.

5) When you get off the train, please follow the signs to Exit-2 which also say Sirkeci Gar and you will see an elevator on your left­ just before you reach the escalators. Please take the elevator to Level 1.

6) When you reach the ground level and get out, just walk behind the elevator and find the Hotel on your right-hand side on Nöbethane Street.

By Taxi:

Taxis are available by the exit of international arrivals.

Please give the full address of the Hotel to the driver.

Do not try to fix the price and let the driver activate the taximeter. Taximeter should start with 3.45 Turkish Liras. Approximately it should cost between 130-150 Turkish Liras (which is around 25 Euros). We recommend you to keep small Turkish Lira banknotes.

If it is hard for the taxi driver to find the hotel, please call us on +90 212 528 43 44.