Istanbul’s vibrant, historic and culture-filled metropolis has made it an ideal destination for meeting and incentive travel with a wide range of accommodation and meeting facilities. Where Europe meets Asia, this transcontinental city has developed into a key economic and cultural hub for business and leisure. Opened in January 2013, the Marti Istanbul Hotel is the ideal destination for business meetings and upscale celebrations with 7,400 square feet of meeting and event space.
The glamorous 11-story, 270-room property is located in Taksim, the cultural and commercial heart of Istanbul. Cast in the glow of natural light, the hotel’s elegant ground floor ballroom and accompanying foyer can accommodate more than 200 guests, while four Mezzanine Level boardrooms are ideal for private meetings and events. All facilities are equipped with contemporary communication and presentation technologies, and clients enjoy the services of the hotel’s full-time event and catering staff. The Marti Istanbul Hotel also offers many onsite services including a business corner, 24 hour concierge service, laundry, valet, car rental service and airport transfers.
Old historic buildings and skyscrapers, horse drawn carts and luxurious limousines, fine dining restaurants and street corner food shops coexist, making Istanbul one of the world’s most vibrant emerging incentive destinations. Istanbul was also recently ranked 4th best destination in Europe and 7th best destination in the world, in the TripAdvisor 2012 Choice Destination Awards. Turkey attracted more than 31.5 million foreign tourists, ranking it as the 6th most popular tourist destination in the world in 2011.