• Can Akin Suites arrange an airport pick-up service?
    Of course we can. You can send your request by mail to info@akinsuites.com.
  • How Can I get from Ataturk Airport to Akin Suites?
    Take a taxi from Ataturk airport to Bakirkoy (ask for Bakirkoy deniz otobus, should be about 10 TL) and there's a ferry to Kad?köy about every half hour. Kadiköy Port is on the walking distance from Akin Suites (For ferries hours please check www.ido.com.tr) You can also take the Metro from Atatürk Airport to Sirkeci or Karakoy. Then, to cross from Sirkeci or Karakoy to Kadiköy by ferry.
  • How can I get from Sabiha Gökçen Airport to Akin Suites?
    You may choose from two methods of sending the payment information. Locate the link on the right side of our website page which says “Book Now”. Fill in the form and click on the appropriate button to send it via SSL over the internet or to print and fax the form to us. If you choose to send your information online please note we make use of a secure server (SSL) which encrypts all of your personal and credit card information for safe transmission of data.
  • How do I reserve a suite?
    To make a reservation you must first check availability and price using either our online availability calendar or the “Request a Reservation” form. We will contact you via email, generally within 24 hours or less. A credit card is required to book a suite. You can provide payment information online by secure server or fax your information to us. Detailed instructions are sent in each email quote.
  • How far is Akin Suites from Sultanahmet (old city), Taksim and the Bosphorus?
    Sultanahmet and Taksim are only a 10 minute ferry ride from Akin Suites. We are about a minute away from the ferry at Kadikoy. Therefore, you can have all the ferry destinations outside your doorstep.
  • I am arriving to Akin Suites late in the evening, is this a problem?
    No, If you are arriving late please let us know your time of arrival so we know what time to expect you.
  • I don’t have a credit card. Can I pay in cash upon arrival ?
    The credit card is used only as a guarantee. In this case you can choose to pay in cash when your arrive.
  • Is ferry expensive?
    Not at all. Ferry is cheap – 1.5 TRY. Ferries are very cheap and very convenient, running from early morning. Ferries run every 15 minutes and in 10 minutes you are in the opposite side
  • Is parking available?
    Akin Suites has public parking space close by which have per day parking rates. The rate per day for public parking is generally 8€ per day.
  • Is the room rate per person or per room?
    The room rate is per room. Therefore, the room rate is the same whether it is occupied by 1 or 4 persons.
  • What are the advantages of staying with Akin Suites rather than in a hotel?
    For longer stays there is a cost advantages with staying in our Akin Suites apartments. In addition, an apartment provides you more space and privacy than a hotel. Our kitchens provide you an alternative to high prices room service meals or daily restaurant bills. Further more, it’s your own apartment during your stay. Just live like we in Istanbul do!
  • What are the check-in and check-out times?
    Check-in time: 14:30 hours Check-out time: 11:00 hours.
  • What are the local attractions in Kadikoy?
    Explore Istanbul’s exotic Asian side. Browse the designer shops or relax at a sidewalk café on Bagdat Caddesi. Find nuts, spices and dried fruit at Kadikoy’s traditional bazaars. The narrow streets and alleys of Kadikoy are filled with used book vendors, shops, and cafes serving Turkish coffee and pastries. Board the nostalgic tram between Kadikoy and Moda. View neoclassical architecture or sip Turkish tea against a backdrop of minarets and domes in Moda. Tour Beylerbeyi Palace, built in the 1860s. Listen to Turkish music opposite Maiden’s Tower, an historic lighthouse with sweeping views. Stroll through the Uskudar area, home to 180 mosques, churches, and synagogues. Ride the Turk Balloon, anchored to the ground by a rope, for views of the European and Asian sides of Istanbul from a 200-meter vantage point.
  • What credit cards are accepted?
    We accept Visa and Mastercard. We may accept other cards such as American Express. To see which other cards are accepted, please check it directly with us. Please be sure to check which cards are accepted before sending your payment information.
  • What is included in the apartment rent?
    All prices include services, utilities, cleaning, linen and towel service, wireless internet and digital TV.
  • What is the bedding in the suites?
    Every single one of our suites has king size beds plus sofabeds. Extra beds can be arranged too. Baby cots are free of charge.
  • What is the cancellation policy? Is there a fee for cancellation?
    We may charge the rate of one night or more if you cancel with short notice or fail to appear on the scheduled arrival date. We strongly recommend contacting us directly to cancel your reservation.
  • Where and when do I receive my keys?
    You will get the keys during the check-in. Please make sure you contact us when arriving in Istanbul airports or when coming close to the city. Important: If you require an early check-in or a late check-in, please make sure to let us know. If you like to stay in the apartmetn till after 11:00 hours on the day of departure then check-out time may be extended based upon availability only.
  • Where is Akin Suites located in Istanbul? Is it in the center?
    Located in Asian district of Kadiköy, conveniently near many sea and public transportation choices. In close vicinity to Bagdat Street area and Princess Islands. 30 minutes to Old City, Taksim and Airports.