FOUR SEASON HOTEL ISTANBUL

Sultanahmet – Istanbul – Turkey

MEETING
Gather at one of the world’s extraordinary hotels, created from a neoclassic Turkish prison – steps from the city’s ancient treasures. Just 65 guest rooms, exceptional meeting salons and a terrace overlooking the Haghia Sophia all combine with an unprecedented level of service.

BALLROOM
This elegant, spacious room is ideal for business meetings or social functions. The room is fully equipped for meetings and presentations.
This room may be divided into smaller rooms. The Ballroom features exquisite architectural details, highlighted by warm colours and elegant wood panels.

Size : 197 m2 – 2122 sq. ftp.
Dimensions : 15.4 x 12.8 m – 50.5 x 42 ftp.
Height : 3.3 m – 11 ftp.

Maximum room capacity
Classroom : 110, Hollow square : 80, U-shape : 85, Theatre : 175, Reception : 190, Banquet rounds : 150, Conference/Boardroom : 80

Features
Breakout rooms available with this room. Pre-function space available with this room. Wired or wireless, high-speed e-mail and Internet access

BALLROOM PRE-FUNCTION ROOM
This elegant, spacious room is fully equipped for business meetings or social functions.

This room is part of a larger room
Ballroom
Location
Lower Lobby, near the Business Centre (indoors).

Decor : Features exquisite architectural details, highlighted by warm colours and elegant wood panels.

Details
Size : 80 m2 – 862 sq. ftp.
Dimensions : 15.4 x 5.2 m – 50.5 x 17.1 ftp.
Height : 3.3 m – 11 ftp.

Maximum room capacity
Theatre : 25, Reception : 80, Banquet rounds : 50

Features
Breakout rooms available with this room. Wired or wireless, high-speed e-mail and Internet access

DIVAN MEETING ROOM
Ideal for small meetings or intimate social events.

Location : Lower Lobby, near the Business Centre (indoors).

Decor : Features light-coloured wood panels and wall fabrics.

Details
Size : 42 m2 – 448 sq. ftp.
Dimensions : 5.4 x 7.7 m – 17.7 x 25.3 ftp.
Height : 3.3 m – 11 ftp.

Maximum room capacity
Classroom : 26, Hollow square : 20, U-shape : 22, Theatre : 42, Reception : 30, Banquet rounds : 24, Conference/Boardroom : 19

Features
Breakout rooms available with this room. Pre-function space available with this room. Wired or wireless, high-speed e-mail and Internet access

BOARDROOM
The Boardroom is an appropriate setting for small board meetings and other functions. Facilitated by Four Seasons’ attentive service, every gathering will be meticulously planned and expertly executed.

Location : Lower Lobby, near the Business Centre.

Decor : Features executive furnishings and three original paintings.

Details
Size 21 m2 – 221 sq. ftp.
Dimensions : 3.4 x 6.1 m – 11.2 x 19.9 ftp.
Height 3.3 m – 11 ftp.
Maximum room capacity : Conference/Boardroom 8

Features : Breakout rooms available with this room. Pre-function space available with this room. Wired or wireless, high-speed e-mail and Internet access

WEDDING
Gather at one of the world’s extraordinary hotels, created from a neoclassic Turkish prison – steps from the treasures of Istanbul. Exceptional settings, including a terrace overlooking the Haghia Sophia, combine with superb cuisine and an unprecedented level of personalized service.

Alternative location(s) for ceremony and/or reception

Roof Terrace
Open-air terrace with a magnificent view of the Haghia Sophia and Blue Mosque, overlooking the Hotel courtyard and the Sea of Marmara.

Blue Lounge
A unique room with a fireplace, ideal for a small wedding of up to 30 people.

Wedding specialist
A Four Seasons on-site expert will work with you or your wedding consultant to reserve your dates, plan the schedule of events, coordinate all food and beverage details, from menu design to linens, and assist with other aspects of your wedding experience at the Hotel.

Public area available for pictures
The Hotel’s public areas are available for wedding pictures, subject to availability.

Flowers
Four Seasons will be pleased to assist you or to make arrangements with our preferred floral designers, or the florist of your choice. We can also create themes and matching decor for your event setting.

Cakes
Our talented in-house Pastry Chef can create a beautiful customized wedding cake in the flavour of your preference. If you have a photograph of a special cake, we will be happy to prepare that cake for you.

Menu creations
Four Seasons prides itself on culinary creativity, and offers an extensive array of menus to choose from. Or, we can completely custom-design a menu for you, along with your choice of beverages. Whatever the wedding event, from an intimate family brunch to a sophisticated cocktail buffet to a grand reception banquet, our team will assist you or your bridal consultant from planning to execution.

Linens and tabletop decor
Four Seasons offers a basic level of superior linens, cutlery, China and glassware for all banquet tables. Special colours, patterns or designs may be obtained for a nominal rental fee.

Entertainment
We would be happy to provide a list of entertainment services to enhance your wedding celebrations such as a DJ or band.

Salon, spa and beauty services
A wedding can be a stressful time. While you are guests of Four Seasons, you are invited to make use of our on-site fitness facilities, with our compliments. View fitness facilities

Preferred vendors and service coordination
At your request, we can provide a list of recommended vendors for all your wedding needs, from photographers to videographers.

HONEYMOON
Four Seasons defines the essence of a superb honeymoon. As a destination setting, for just you two or for your whole party, we make weddings and honeymoons seamless and inspiring. For your first night, we offer a retreat of peace and comfort – with a smooth start for your trip to another Four Seasons honeymoon setting. Or, for your honeymoon with us, we can help you craft every unforgettable detail.

Romantic activities for two
Four Seasons will be glad to arrange memorable experiences for the bridal couple to match your preferences.

CELEBRATION & EVENT
Gather at one of the world’s extraordinary hotels, created from a neoclassic Turkish prison – steps from the treasures of Istanbul. Exceptional settings, including a terrace overlooking the Haghia Sophia, combine with superb cuisine and an unprecedented level of personalized service.

CONFERENCE PLANNING
Discover flexible spaces that adapt perfectly to your goals and technology that accommodates the most demanding presentation and communication requirements. Experienced Four Seasons support is on site to promptly respond to every need.

Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul offers 347 square meters (4,104 square feet) of interior conference and function space. The Ballroom is an elegant space for important business or social events. In summer, our roof-top suite and terrace with its inspiring view of the Haghia Sophia is also available to host events.

To ensure the success of your event and make planning effortless, Four Seasons’ professional staff are renowned for creating distinctive menus, decor and entertainment.

Technical assistance
The meeting rooms are equipped with TV, VCR, overhead projector, slide projector and projection screens. The Hotel will be happy to arrange the rental of any other equipment necessary to ensure a flawless presentation.

Wired or wireless, high-speed e-mail and Internet access in meeting rooms

HOTEL
Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul… Created from a century-old neoclassic Turkish prison in the core of this fabled city – steps from the Blue Mosque and Topkapı Palace. Just 65 guest rooms and suites frame an open courtyard, for an atmosphere of personal attention and ease unprecedented in Istanbul.

SPA CENTER

Spa services : Exclusively for Four Seasons guests, the intimate Spa offers a variety of revitalizing massage treatments and Istanbul’s highest level of personalized attention. Separate men’s and women’s saunas in the luxurious locker rooms enhance the sense of relaxation.

Massages
Deep sport massage : This method uses long strokes, kneading and friction techniques combined with active and passive movements of the joints to create a general feeling of well-being and relaxation. Lemon, rosemary, lavender and mint oils are used.

Balinese massage : This method is believed to renew, strengthen and heal the body. The techniques of skin rolling, long kneading strokes and acupressure are used on the body as well as the feet. Rose, jasmine, orange and ylang-ylang oils are used.

Aromatherapy : This relaxing or energizing complete body, face and scalp massage uses individually chosen essential oils. For a relaxing massage, lavender, ylang-ylang and rose oils or ylang-ylang, basil, rose and orange oils are used. For an energizing massage, jasmine, bergamot, orange and lemon oils are used.

Hand and foot massage : This method uses the ancient knowledge of reflex points on the feet and hands to stimulate various parts of the body and mind. (30 minutes)

Foot and shoulder massage : This is the best choice for shoulder stiffness and tired feet caused by long-distance travel or prolonged computer use. Jasmine, bergamot, orange and lemon oils are used.

MORE INFO

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