Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has opened its second property in Turkey, located in Istanbul.

Mandarin Oriental Bosphorus, Istanbul is set on the waterfront in the Kurucesme neighbourhood, located on the European side of the city.

Dining venues offer a variety of cuisines to reflect the “destination’s position between East and West”. Novikov Istanbul offers Mediterranean specialities, sushi and pan-Asian food, while the Novikov Lounge Bar serves aperitifs within a courtyard garden. There’s also the all-day Bosphorus Lounge, which features a shorefront terrace, traditional Turkish coffee and cocktails, and a pool bar offering small plates and cocktails amid live music.

On the leisure side, the hotel has three swimming pools, a fitness centre, and a traditional Turkish hammam experience. The 3,500 sqm spa features 11 treatment rooms, a VIP room with a garden, private Jacuzzi and heated treatment beds.

The hotel is celebrating its opening with a special offer which can be redeemed until November 22. Guests staying for two consecutive nights in a room or suite will receive a complimentary third night and €100 dining or spa credit.

The group already operates a 132-room hotel on the Bodrum Peninsula.

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group currently operates 34 hotels and seven residences across 24 countries and territories.