Viceroy Princes’ Islands Istanbul is exclusively accessed through the resort’s private pier. With no motor vehicles on the island, guests are encouraged to celebrate their curiosity and roam by bicycle, phaeton (horse carriage) or foot, making for a truly serene escape from the bustle of daily life. A short boat ride from the ports of the city, travellers can easily venture into Istanbuland explore by streetcar, taking in the scenery and culture of the Grand Bazaar, Hagia Sophia, Galata Tower and more.
“Viceroy Hotel Group is thrilled to enter Turkey with this remarkable project,” said Bill Walshe, CEO. “The rich history of Büyükada gives Viceroy Princes’ Islands Istanbul a true sense of place through its exciting blend of antiquity, modernity, tradition, and an infusion of the Viceroy vibe.”
Viceroy Princes’ Islands Istanbul has been developed by Akdag Tourism and Construction Ltd., a firm renowned for its philanthropic approach and contribution to the industrialization and development of Central Anatolia in particular through its investment in construction materials and plants, as well as educational and cultural institutions. “We are very pleased and proud to present this project which has been created by an international team of dedicated experts and true artists in their field, fromBangkok to Miami, from Singapore to Berlin,” said Dr. Bahri Akdağ, CEO and Chair of Akdag Tourism and Construction Ltd. “This luxury resort will cater to discerning travellers as well as distinguished residents in the area.”