The hotel is located in Cihangir –it has 17 suites and each suite is approximately 60 sqm in size. Cihangir, a quiet, trendy neighbourhood with a bohemian flair. Like SoHo in London or New York, the area is filled with cafes and boutiques popular with local artists and expat hipsters alike.It’s an oasis of calm in this bustling city, yet many of Istanbul’s main attractions are just some 5-10 minutes away. The Witt is walking distance to the main business district, Istanbul Modern Museum and famous sights such as Taksim Square and Istiklal Street. The Hagia Sophia and the Sultanahmet Mosque can be reached by a short taxi or tram ride.
Istanbul (historically Byzantium and later Constantinople; see the other names of Istanbul) is the largest city of Turkey and the third largest city in the world. The city covers 27 districts of the Istanbul province.It is located on the Bosphorus Strait and encompasses the natural harbor known as the Golden Horn, in the northwest of the country. It extends both on the European (Thrace) and on the Asian (Anatolia) side of the Bosphorus, and is thereby the only metropolis in the world which is situated on two continents. In its long history, Istanbul served as the capital city of the Roman Empire (330–395), the East Roman (Byzantine) Empire (395–1204 and 1261–1453), the Latin Empire (1204–1261), and the Ottoman Empire (1453–1922). The city was chosen as joint European Capital of Culture for 2010. The historic areas of Istanbul were added to the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1985.