The Empress Theodora

The Empress Theodora


Cankurtaran Mah. Alemdar Cad. 16, Istanbul, Turkey

ExcellentBased on 1,357 reviews


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Reviews for The Empress Theodora

ExcellentBased on 1,357 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness8.1
  • Comfort8.0
  • Location9.5
  • Services7.9
  • Staff8.8
  • Value for money8.4
Who stays here?
  • Families 
  • Couples most popular!
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers 
  • Business travelers 

About The Empress Theodora

The Empress Theodora Hotel is located in Istanbul and is close to the area's tourist attractions. It is a short walk from the Istanbul Archaeology Museums, Hippodrome of Constantinople and the Sultan ...

Good to Know

Distance to city centre

1.4 mi

Location rating


Nearest airport


Distance to airport

22.1 mi



2:00 PM


12:00 PM


Wi-Fi available in all areas


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+90 212 514 8989

Amenities at The Empress Theodora

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Computer use available
  • Electric kettle
  • Family rooms
  • Cribs available
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Gift shop
  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Fold-up bed
  • Free toiletries
  • Garden view
  • Shops (on site)
  • Room service
  • Smoke alarms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Breakfast included
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Key card access
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • No smoking
  • Restaurant
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Express check-out
  • Parking
  • Hairdryer
  • Lockers
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Air-conditioned
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Coffee shop
  • Private bathroom
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Storage available
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Safety deposit box
  • Minibar
  • Shampoo
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Slippers
  • First-aid kit
  • Additional bathroom
  • Socket near the bed
  • Allergy-free room
  • Body soap
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Telephone
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Refrigerator
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Children's television networks
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • City view
  • Cleaning products
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Clothes rack
  • Trash cans
  • TV
  • Conditioner
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Desk
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Library


  • Wake-up service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Laundry service
  • Mini-market on site
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Tour desk
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Key access
  • Beauty salon
  • 24-hour security
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Ticket service

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Where is The Empress Theodora

Most Popular Landmarks

Ayasofya0.1 mi
Sultanahmet Meydani0.3 mi
Sultan Ahmet Camii0.3 mi
Kapaliçarşi0.6 mi
İstiklal Caddesi1.7 mi
Taksim Square1.9 mi

FAQs when booking at The Empress Theodora

  • Is pricing at The Empress Theodora comparable to 3 star hotels in Istanbul?

    Hotels in Istanbul that are rated 3 stars generally cost 59.55/night, but on average, The Empress Theodora is available for 29% less than the average rate in the area. You can usually enjoy a stay at The Empress Theodora for $43/night. This is a great deal for HotelsCombined users planning to visit Istanbul.

  • How close is The Empress Theodora to the nearest airport, Istanbul?

    With no traffic, the 22.1 mi drive between The Empress Theodora and Istanbul (the nearest airport) will generally only take about 44min. If you’re staying in a metropolitan area, you may see your drive time increase due to busy roads.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Istanbul to The Empress Theodora?

    For the most freedom while visiting Istanbul, consider renting a car for about $45/day and parking it at The Empress Theodora where they offer parking spaces to hotel guests. One of the more popular options today is to take a taxi or ridesharing service directly from Istanbul to the hotel. This option is often cost effective, but guests must keep a lookout for peak time rates.

  • What is the The Empress Theodora phone number?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay, call +90 212 514 8989 to talk to a The Empress Theodora front desk representative.

  • Does The Empress Theodora have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, The Empress Theodora has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What is the check-out time at The Empress Theodora?

    The Empress Theodora check-out time is 12:00 PM, though late check-out may be accommodated if agreed in advance with the hotel reception.

  • How much does it cost to stay at The Empress Theodora, Istanbul, Turkey?

    $28 per night is the best price found recently for a room at The Empress Theodora, with average deals around $43 per night. Enter your dates in the form above to see current prices.

  • Is there a restaurant at The Empress Theodora?

    Yes, food can be ordered from the The Empress Theodora restaurant. Opening times may vary.

  • Does The Empress Theodora have a laundry service?

    The Empress Theodora does have a laundry service. Contact the property for details. Guests can also use ironing facilities.

  • How far is The Empress Theodora from Taksim Square?

    The Empress Theodora is a walkable distance (1.9 mi) from Taksim Square, Istanbul, Turkey.

  • Is The Empress Theodora close to Sultan Ahmet Camii?

    The distance from The Empress Theodora to Sultan Ahmet Camii is 0.3 mi.

  • How close is The Empress Theodora from the Istanbul city center?

    The Empress Theodora is 4.1 mi away from the center of Bayrampasa, Istanbul. Consider visiting Sultanahmet Meydani, a popular landmark that can be accessed from The Empress Theodora by various forms of transportation.

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