Oyster Pearl Rating

  • Award-Winning

What's Your Style?

    See More

    Locations

      See More

      Amenities

        See More

        Middle East Hotels

          2644 Hotels Found
          1. Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara
            Doha, Qatar
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Set on a private, 32-acre island off the coast of Doha, the Southeast Asian-style Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara is a luxurious, amenities-packed property. Guests would have to stay a week to try all of the available facilities, like the spotless crescent beach, huge lagoon-style pool, diving…
          2. Ciragan Palace Kempinski
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Business
            • Historic
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Formerly the palace of an Ottoman Sultan, the Ciragan Palace Kempinski is the grand dame of Istanbul. It wows guests at every turn, from the sprawling, manicured grounds, to the heated infinity pool right on the Bosphorus, to the refined suites. The dining options are extensive and exceptional; the…
          3. Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza
            Cairo, Egypt
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            There are 365 rooms at this luxury property set right on the banks of the Nile River. It’s a fairly central location for reaching many of the city’s attractions, being just a five-minute drive from downtown Cairo. On-site facilities are good -- the hotel has the largest spa in Cairo, plus outdoor a…
          4. JW Marriott Hotel Cairo
            Cairo, Egypt
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            There are 438 rooms at the luxurious JW Marriott Hotel Cairo, set just off Cairo’s ring road. It’s a fairly isolated location, but suits those wanting to be away from the hustle and bustle of the city center. There’s plenty to do on-site, with a spa, tennis courts, a golf course, man-made beach, and…
          5. Wyndham Istanbul Old City
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Historic
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Housed in an historic 1922 apartment complex, the luxury Wyndham Istanbul Old City is near several major tourist destinations. The property's soaring atrium is a tribute to its history, with ornate marble floors, arched skylights, and gilded chandeliers. Like much of the hotel, the 265 guest rooms a…
          6. Grand Nile Tower
            Cairo, Egypt
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The Grand Nile Tower is a centrally located luxury mega-hotel with 715 rooms and suites, all with Nile views (owing to the property's position at the tip of an urban island). In-room decor is pleasant, but not particularly memorable, with classic mahogany-hued furniture and marble bathrooms. The a a…
          7. Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            In walking distance of several historic sights, the Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel has impressive amenities and glitzy decor: plenty of polished marble and glass. The 232 rooms range from Standard Doubles or Twins to King Suites measuring 1,076 square feet (100 square meters), all decorated in a playful be…
          8. Fairmont Cairo, Nile City
            Cairo, Egypt
            • Business
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            There are 540 rooms at this luxury property that's about eight minutes north of downtown Cairo by car. In the glittering Nile City development on the banks of the River Nile, the adjacent neighborhoods are quite deprived. The luxurious rooms have Art Deco decor, with plenty of luxe touches like and…
          9. Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo
            Cairo, Egypt
            • Business
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The 191-room Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo is centrally located near downtown Cairo, directly on the Nile River. It's just a five-minute drive from the city center and close to many cultural tourists attractions; its also walking distance from the venerable Egyptian Museum of Antiquities. Classic rooms…
          10. Swissotel The Bosphorus
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Business
            • Historic
            • Luxury
            Swisshotel The Bosphorus is one of Istanbul's most luxurious hotels, situated in 65 acres of gardens overlooking the Bosphorus. Newly refurbished in 2015, its 566 guest rooms have a classy, contemporary style, and are equipped with luxury amenities such as 46-inch flat-screen TVs, Nespresso and The…
          11. CVK Hotels & Resorts Park Bosphorus - Istanbul
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            CVK Hotels & Resorts Park Bosphorus is a huge five-pearl hotel in Istanbul's bustling Taksim neighborhood, steps away from Taksim Square. Despite its classic, Ottoman-inspired style, the building was built in 2013 and the interiors are glossy and chic, with all the requisite modern inclusions. The a…
          12. Neorion Hotel
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The Neorion Hotel is an upscale, boutique-size property with a prime location within minutes' walk of Istanbul's historical center. Although relatively new, the building features traditional Ottoman styling inside and out, including in the decor of its 53 guest rooms. While the spa is impressive for…
          13. Dusit Thani LakeView Cairo
            Cairo, Egypt
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            There are 449 guest rooms at this five-pearl property in New Cairo's Fifth Settlement. It’s a recently developed exclusive area with lots of restaurants and shops, although the city's main attractions are at least a 35-minute drive from the hotel. Rooms are spacious and luxurious, with balconies, in…
          14. Yasmak Sultan Hotel
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The upscale, 79-room Yasmak Sultan Hotel is ideally situated in the Old City, within walking distance of both the waterfront and major tourist attractions. Sophisticated rooms feature a chic white and beige color palette and include minibars, flat-screen TVs, and free Wi-Fi. The hotel has a rooftop…
          15. InterContinental Istanbul
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The InterContinental Istanbul is an elegant luxury property located in Taksim, the center of modern life in Istanbul, about 20 minutes' drive from the Old City. Business travelers and tourists alike are drawn to this property for its vibrant setting and restaurant with amazing panoramic views over a…
          16. Pera Palace Hotel, Jumeirah
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Business
            • Historic
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            This opulent 115-room luxury hotel in Beyoglu is a historic icon dating back to 1895. From the ornate lobby with marble tile floors, to the elegant afternoon tea, to the live piano music, to the (working!) original wrought-iron elevator, everything about Pera Palace evokes the bygone days when posh…
          17. Istanbul Marriott Hotel Sisli
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Business
            • Luxury
            The upscale Istanbul Marriott Hotel Sisli’s location In the center of the commercial district, eight meeting rooms, and sleek interiors attract mostly business travelers. While the hotel isn’t within walking distance to most of the city’s major attractions, its top class indoor pool, gym, spa a room…
          18. Hotel Ibrahim Pasha
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Hotel Ibrahim Pasha is one of the most charming boutique hotels in Sultanahmet, with an unbeatable location just off the Hippodrome. The cozy lobby and library both have wood-burning fireplaces -- a real treat in the cooler months -- and the roof terrace has a jaw-dropping view of the Blue Mosque is…
          19. W Istanbul
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Business
            • Luxury
            • Party
            • Romantic
            The 134-room W Istanbul delivers on all the hallmarks of the W brand: Trendy decor, excellent dining, and happening nightlife. The standard Wonderful Rooms are large and hip, with an open bathroom concept, modern technology, excellent beds, and neon pink lighting accents. The only downsides? Some on…
          20. Heliopolis Towers Hotel
            Cairo, Egypt
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            The Heliopolis Towers Hotel is a luxury business hotel with 247 rooms. It's a short drive from the Cairo International Airport and attracts business travelers, conference goers, and those with early-morning flights, but it's too far from the city center to make it a good choice for tourists. Rooms a…
          21. Hotel Madera Hong Kong
            Jordan, Kowloon, Hong Kong
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The 88-room Hotel Madera Hong Kong is an upscale property that's conveniently located close to the Jordan metro station and within walking distance of numerous popular Hong Kong markets and restaurants. Rooms are bright and generally spacious, with contemporary design, attractive bathrooms, and plus…
          22. Best Western Antea Palace Hotel & Spa
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The Best Western Antea Palace Hotel & Spa is a 59-room upscale hotel in Sultanahmet, Istanbul’s historic district. Its lush traditional Turkish decor, with lots of red velvet, satin, and gilt furniture, gives a luxurious impression that the hotel doesn’t live up to. Three on-site restaurants, a spa…
          23. Le Meridien Heliopolis
            Cairo, Egypt
            • Business
            • Luxury
            Le Meridien is an upscale, pet-friendly business hotel within a short drive of the airport, making it a convenient choice for business travelers and those catching early morning flights. The 283 rooms are dated, with uncharacteristically chain-like decor for a hotel carrying Le Meridien's brand. of…
          24. 10 Karakoy Istanbul, A Morgans Original
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            For travelers seeking a luxury hotel that's refined but not stuffy—and even some on-trend details in public spaces—this boutique property will likely fit the bill. The four-pearl hotel is located in hip Karaköy, though while it's convenient to public transit, most top sights are a hike, particularly…
          25. Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah
            Cairo, Egypt
            • Business
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The four-pearl Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah has 433 contemporary rooms with views of the Nile, thanks to its setting on the southern edge of Gezira Island. The hotel also has its own riverfront promenade and a deck that houses an open-air bar floating on the water. On the downside, noise from sailing be…
          26. Ares Hotel Istanbul
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Romantic
            • Value
            Ares Hotel Istanbul is a budget property with a walkable location in the middle of the charming pedestrian area of Sultanahmet, a short walk from many of the city's major tourist attractions. Twenty-one rooms are cramped, but welcoming with elegant decor and amenities including air-conditioning, and…
          27. White House Hotel Istanbul
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The White House Hotel is a 22-room, boutique hotel in the heart of Istanbul’s Old City. Built in 2000, this upscale property manages to convey a much longer history thanks to its traditional Ottoman decor and its rooftop dining room with views to the Aya Sofia, a former mosque that's now a museum. a…
          28. Hotel Sultania
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            This upscale 42-room hotel in the Sirkeci neighborhood of Sultanahmet is the nicest of the Yasmak Hotels mini-chain. Each of the rooms is named after a different sultan's wife and has tasteful Ottoman-inspired decor. Features are more extensive than at many Sultanahmet boutique hotels: They include…
          29. Orient Express Hotel
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Romantic
            • Value
            Located in the center of Sirkeci and close to major attractions, the three-pearl Orient Express Hotel stands apart from others in its class with its notoriously attentive staff. It's an elegant property with traditional decor throughout, and it offers an attractive array of amenities. The 52 classic…
          30. Hotel Pandora
            Jordan, Kowloon, Hong Kong
            • Value
            Hotel Pandora is a budget hotel occupying four floors of a sketchy-looking building overlooking Kowloon's super-busy Nathan Road. Rooms have air-conditioning and a fresh feel overall, though they're no-frills and some lack windows -- lower-level rooms are also seriously prone to karaoke noise from…
          31. Park Hyatt Istanbul - Macka Palas
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Historic
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Set inside a refurbished building that dates back to 1922, the five-pearl Park Hyatt Istanbul - Macka Palas gives Old World grandeur a contemporary polish. Its 90 spacious guest rooms complement the original details -- rounded archways, wood floors, and flowery moldings -- with modern furniture, and…
          32. Sultanahmet Palace Hotel
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Romantic
            The Sultanahmet Palace Hotel is a solid three-pearl option for travelers who want to be in the historic quarter as close to the Blue Mosque as possible. Most of its 45 traditionally decorated rooms have hammam-style bathrooms and private balconies, but the fairly dated standard rooms that have might…
          33. The Marmara Taksim
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Business
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The Marmara Taksim is a five-pearl hotel situated in eastern Istanbul on Taksim Square. The property features stylish, swanky interiors and offers a good amount of on-site features, including a rooftop pool, multiple restaurants, a large gym, and a lovely spa. Its 376 guest rooms are sophisticated a…
          34. Vault Karakoy, The House Hotel
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Historic
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The 63-room Vault Karakoy is a luxury boutique hotel situated in a former bank. It has a chic restaurant and lobby bar in addition to a rooftop bar with views of the Old City and Golden Horn. There's also a spa with a beautiful white marble Turkish hammam, sauna, steam room, and treatment rooms for…
          35. The Byzantium Hotel & Suites
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            Located on a touristy stretch of the historic Sultanahmet district, The Byzantium Hotel & Suites is a 70-room upscale hotel with scenic views from its rooftop terrace and many of the rooms. Downsides include dated decor, poor soundproofing between rooms, and street noise. It does offer a few notable…
          36. Hotel Niles Istanbul
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Historic
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Housed in a charmingly traditional building, the upscale Hotel Niles Istanbul is a small family-run property set just two blocks from Istanbul's must-see Grand Bazaar, but a bit far from the Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia (a 20-minute walk). A 2013 renovation upgraded most rooms, while suites are with…
          37. Dersaadet Hotel Istanbul
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Bed and Breakfast/Inn
            • Boutique
            • Historic
            The Dersaadet Hotel Istanbul is a cozy, upscale property set in a remodeled 19th-century Ottoman-style inn. Though it's set on a non-touristy street, it's just minutes' walk from Istanbul's historic center and main attractions. Guests can expect a particularly warm welcome, and interiors are plush A…
          38. Golden Horn Sultanahmet Hotel
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            An upscale Ottoman-inspired hotel, the Golden Horn Sultanahmet Hotel is in the heart of Sultanahmet, Istanbul's oldest neighborhood, where most of the city's historical sights are located. The building itself is imposing, set next to a park on a quiet cobbled, tree-lined street. It’s a traditional a…
          39. Hayriye Hanim Konagi (HHK) Hotel
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Historic
            • Romantic
            • Value
            The Hayriye Hanim Konagi (HHK) hotel is a charming, affordable, three-and-a-half pearl hotel in an 1850 Ottoman abode that was renovated in 2011, located by the water in Istanbul's historic Sirkeci district. The hotel is in the old Ottoman part of town and is surrounded by ancient buildings and The…
          40. World Heritage Hotel Istanbul
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Bed and Breakfast/Inn
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Romantic
            • Value
            A low-key, mid-range property, the World Heritage Hotel Istanbul is located in Sultanahmet Square, within walking distance of top tourist attractions. Its 20 rooms have pleasant, elegant decor, free minibars, and beds routinely described by guests as "very comfortable" -- but bathrooms are tiny and…
          41. Basileus Hotel
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Value
            This no-frills 21-room hotel in an unprepossessing part of Istanbul’s historic Sultanahmet district attracts families, couples, and other international and domestic travelers on a budget. Some of the rooms are small, some have off-kilter shapes, and most get minimal natural light, but they are not a…
          42. InterContinental Citystars Cairo
            Cairo, Egypt
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            There are 824 rooms at this luxury property that's around 30 minutes east of Cairo’s center in Nasr City. It’s a prosperous neighborhood known for being home to CityStars, a posh retail and entertainment complex, to which hotel guests have direct access. The six restaurants, two swimming pools, and…
          43. WOW Istanbul Hotel
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Business
            • Luxury
            The 275-room, four-pearl WOW Istanbul hotel is a good option for travelers coming on a business trip who want upscale amenities in addition to proximity to convention centers and the airport. A beautiful rooftop pool, restaurant options, a spa and fitness center round out the offerings, and the free…
          44. Orka Royal Hotel
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Business
            The 92-room, three-and-a-half-pearl Orka Royal Hotel is a good choice for business travelers or visitors to Istanbul who want a nice selection of amenities and a Sirkeci location close to historic sites. Impressive features include two restaurants, a fitness center, spa, and indoor and outdoor Rooms…
          45. Arden City Hotel
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Romantic
            • Value
            The Arden City Hotel is an upper-middle-range property in the central tourist district of Istanbul that melds contemporary and traditional design. Its 43 rooms have stunning views that include the Hagia Sophia mosque and modern amenities like flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi, though noise can be an is…
          46. Istanbul Golden City Hotel
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Romantic
            • Value
            A mid-range hotel built in 2010, the Istanbul Golden City Hotel is located in the Beyoglu district, five minutes from Sultanahmet, and has panoramic views overlooking the water and the cityscape from most rooms. The decor is a bit bland and could do with some updating, and rooms are generic and but…
          47. Ayasofya Hotel
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Romantic
            This historic 19th-century Ottoman house has a prime location in the center of Istanbul’s main tourist district, with 29 homey guest rooms and suites. Ayasofya Hotel's refined, traditional Turkish furnishings charm its international clientele, as does its rooftop bar that overlooks the Sea of Guest…
          48. Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Historic
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The Shangri-La Bosphorus is a first-rate luxury hotel housed in a former waterfront warehouse on the European side of the Bosphorus river. Interiors are particularly lavish and rooms are some of the largest in the city -- Deluxe Rooms are especially large for an entry-level category. Dining options…
          49. Elite World Business
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            Elite World Business Hotel is a luxury property ideal for business guests and jet-setting travelers who prefer to be near the airport and convention centers over central Istanbul. Refined and sophisticated, the hotel has a luxe lobby and extensive amenities that include 11 meeting and conference two…
          50. Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet
            Istanbul, Turkey
            • Boutique
            • Historic
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet is a luxury boutique hotel housed in the Old City's early 20th century former prison, just a seven-minute walk to Blue Mosque. Original architectural details are incorporated throughout and contemporary decor hits the mark in capturing traditional Turkish a…

          Like Us on Facebook! You'll Be Glad You Did