This December, Sunseeker Turkey introduce their first Eat, Drink, Sleep campaign. Read on to discover local recommendations of restaurants, bars and hotels in the Tarabya area of Istanbul – just a stone’s throw away from the local Sunseeker office.
Eat: Kiyi Restaurant, Tarabya Mahallesi, Haydar Aliyev Caddesi, No 186/A, Sarıyer, Istanbul
Since its opening in 1964, The Kiyi Restaurant in Tarabya has become a culinary institution for discerning clientele in and around Istanbul.
Famous for its stunning seafood dishes, which includes fresh fish such as Sole, Sword Fish, Turbot and Flounder and shellfish including Lobster and Crab, The Kiyi Restaurant is a popular waterfront destination in Tarabya.
With plentiful deck seating by the water’s edge, inside, the restaurant is transformed into a charming and romantic taverna, with timber paneling and Kiyi’s private photograph collections from the far spread corners of Turkey creating a warm and intimate atmosphere throughout.
In addition to the main restaurant, Kiyi’s can offer private entertaining for up to 34 people in the restaurant’s upstairs dining rooms – perfect for larger gatherings!
For more information, visit http://www.kiyi.com.tr/en
Drink: The Diba Bar, The Grand Tarabya Hotel, Haydar Aliyev Cd, Istanbul
Overlooking Bosphorus and Tarabya Bay Marina, the stylish Diba Bar offers an international selection of wines, champagnes and spirits. A perfect spot to unwind after a long day, guests can enjoy the magical sunsets of Istanbul on the outdoor terrace with the company of friends and colleagues.
At specific times of the season, The Diba Bar offers live music, allowing guests to drink in the luxurious atmosphere around them.
For more information, visit http://www.thegrandtarabya.com//dining/diba-bar.aspx
Sleep: The Grand Tarabya Hotel, Haydar Aliyev Cd, Istanbul
The 5* Grand Tarabya Hotel in Istanbul is one of the best hotels in the area. The hotel offers a collection of luxury services and amenities – relax in the luxurious Therapia Spa, take a refreshing swim or enjoy the stunning panorama of the marina around you.
Tarabya is a unique neighbourhood in Istanbul, famous for its picturesque harbour, fish restaurants, green landscape and breathtaking views over the Bosphorus. Rooms at The Grand Tarabya enjoy views over the Gardens, Bosphorus or Tarabya Bay Marina. Indeed, The Grand Tarabya is the only city hotel in Istanbul with a brand new yacht harbour located nearby. Spacious, comfortable and contemporary superior rooms overlook beautiful gardens and green surroundings…idyllic.
The 4000 square-metre luxury Therapia Spa at The Grand Tarabya is the perfect escape from any tensions and stresses. With exclusive therapies and treatments and encased in floor-to-ceiling windows with spectacular views of the magnificent Bosphorus, the natural daylight of the Therapia Spa will sooth and relax the body and soul. Bliss!
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