The Istanbul International Airport Hotel (tel: +90(0)212 465 4030) has 85 rooms, a fitness center, two conference rooms and a business center. Other hotels in the area of the airport are: Radisson SAS Conference and Airport Hotel (tel: +90(0)212 475 2323), Polat Renaissance Istanbul Hotel (tel: +90(0)212 663 1700) and the Airport Inn Hotel (tel: +90(0)212 663 7859). For more hotels and to reserve online you can go to Booking.com, they have a large range of hotels with great internet rates.
Shops and restaurants
The airport has a good range of shops, restaurants and bars. There are five Duty Free shops and a ‘bazaar’ that is inspired by the famous Istiklal Street in Istanbul.
In the Arrivals Hall there is a counter where you can store baggage, for a normal suitcase you pay 12.00 lire per day, and for a large suitcase you pay 15.00 lire per day. The window for lost and found items is in the International Departures Hall.
There are several information counters in both terminals, besides airport information the personnel can assist with reserving a hotel room, they also have brochures for tourist sights in Istanbul.
In the International Terminal there are five VIP lounges and three meeting rooms. The Tepe Conference Hall has places for a maximum of 70 people, the Akfen Conference Hall is large with places for 200 people and the F Ergokmen Hall has a capacity for 50 people. Further information is available through the general telephone number.
Business services and meeting rooms are also available in the Istanbul International Airport Hotel and in the Radisson SAS Hotel (see Hotels).
The airport is accessible for the disabled. There are wheelchair ramps, adapted elevators and restrooms. After passport control there are electrocars (tel: +90(0)212 663 2550) available for the disabled, that are for gates that are far away. For assistance you can turn to the information counters.
There are banks, money exchange offices and ATM's. There is a post office in the National Terminal as well as the International Terminal. First Aid can be called upon through the general information counters or (tel: +90 212 663 64 00, extension 707). There are also baby changing rooms and children’s play corners.