This YOTELAIR is located landside of the airport, before immigration and passport control. Guests who are in transit must pass through immigration and passport control in order to access the hotel, and in certain instances, a visa may be required.
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Landside or Airside?
Istanbul Airport is home to both YOTEL and YOTELAIR, offering stylish accommodation and comfortable lounges airside (after security) and landside. This one is located on the landside of Istanbul Airport's main terminal building, accessible to the general public. You will find the YOTEL near entrance #7 and check-in counter "R".
We have modern rooms of various sizes, a gym, flexible meeting rooms, and a stylish bar and restaurant. Whether you’re only staying for a few hours, overnight or taking an early morning flight, our YOTEL Istanbul Airport (landside) hotel is just the place to lay your head or grab a bite.Prefer airside?
- The record-breaking Istanbul Airport opened in October 2018 and is located on the European side of Istanbul, 35km from the city centre. Boasting an architectural design that combines forward-looking and functional elements, its main terminal is inspired by the rich cultural heritage of İstanbul and reflects the city's mosques, baths, domes and many other historic structures. Look out for motives from Turkish - Islamic art around the main terminal building, adding to the grandeur and depth of its spectacular design.
Start the day in the right way by adding continental breakfast to your stay for €10 + VAT per person. Breakfast is buffet style and is served in Komyuniti between 6.00am and 10.30am every day. Add breakfast to your booking and pay when you check in.
Bottle of local wine
Toast your trip by pre-ordering a bottle of local red or white wine for €20 + VAT.
Order the bottle when you book your stay on yotel.com, receive a voucher when you check in to redeem at our Komyuniti bar and restaurant during your stay. Payment will be taken on arrival.
Lunch or dinner (set menu)
Enjoy a three-course lunch or dinner with a soft drink from a set menu in our popular Komyuniti lounge and restaurant on the ground floor of the hotel for €25 + VAT.
Add lunch or dinner to your booking now and pay on arrival. You'll receive a voucher from Mission Control when you check in to redeem during your stay. Komyuniti is open 24 hours a day.
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The Mission Control crew is available 24/7 to assist you during your stay. It is your one-stop service to help you with anything from emergency supplies and toiletries to extra keys and towels. Our standard check-in time is any time after 2pm and check-out is any time before 11am. We also offer early check-in and late check-out, when available, for a small fee.
Achieve your exercise goals on the go in our 24/7 gym. You’ll find all the must-have tools and equipment for a total body workout.
Meetings & Events
YOTEL Istanbul Airport (Landside) features a range of flexible meeting and event spaces suitable for formal board meetings, corporate events, team-building, brainstorming, educational trips or collaborative co-working.
For more information or to book a meeting room, complete the form below and we'll be in touch.
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Our beautifully designed Komyuniti bar and restaurant is open 24 hours, serving breakfast, lunch, dinner and drinks around the clock.
With free super-fast WiFi, co-working spaces with multiple charge points and casual dining, it’s a calming place to grab a bite before your flight, stay connected or simply watch airport life go by.
Throughout the day, we’ll keep hunger at bay with a menu of sandwiches, salads, hot meals and delicious Turkish specialities. In the evening, drop by the bar for beer and wine, spirits and cocktails.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Our chefs have something for everyone, whatever the time of day.
Kick-off your day by adding continental breakfast to your booking, served between 6am and 10.30am.
From 11am, the all-day menu bursts with Turkish and international flavours, from fettucine or fish & chips to mini pides or crunchy fattoush salad. Save room for dessert!
By night, Komyuniti becomes a social hub with chilled music and a laid-back vibe. The bar team has created a menu of classic and signature cocktails, including Kompliment – made from butterfly pea flower-infused gin, fresh lemon, violet liqueur, egg white, hibiscus perfume and orange bitters.
Getting to us
AIRSIDE OR LANDSIDE?
We have two hotels at Istanbul Airport, one with airside access and one with landside access.
Choose YOTELAIR on the airside if you have a valid international boarding pass and/or are transiting. Choose YOTEL on the landside if you are arriving at the airport from Istanbul and/or wish to leave the airport during your stay.
YOTEL Istanbul Airport (landside):
Always check your flight details and hotel booking information before booking and checking-into our hotels.
Where is YOTEL Istanbul Airport (landside) located?
This hotel is located on the landside of Istanbul Airport's main terminal building (where you will check-in for your flight). You'll find YOTEL near to entrance #7 and check-in counter "R".
On which floor is YOTEL Istanbul Airport (landside) located?
Departure Floor (main entrance side)
When should I stay at YOTEL Istanbul Airport (landside)?
If you're arriving into Istanbul on a domestic flight and will continue onwards on an international flight.
If you're coming from the city centre or any other local destination and are checking in for a domestic or international flight.
If you want to leave the hotel to go into the city and come back.
If arriving from outside or via a domestic flight, should I go through passport control?
No. If you arrived at Istanbul Airport from outside or via a domestic flight, you are already on the landside. Our landside hotel is located in the main terminal building, near to entrance #7 and check-in counter "R".
If coming via an international flight, how can I find YOTEL Istanbul Airport (landside)?
If you arrived on an international flight and you DO NOT have another international flight but you have a domestic flight, please GO THROUGH PASSPORT CONTROL to enter the landside part of the terminal. The hotel is located in the main terminal building, near to entrance #7 and check-in counter "R".
You will need a valid visa to enter Turkey.
What size luggage can I bring landside?
You are permitted to carry any size luggage to the hotel as we're located prior to checking in.
Can I get a Covid-19 (PCR) test at Istanbul Airport?
Yes. There is a Covid-19 testing centre located on the landside of Istanbul Airport.
Please call +90 549 827 7121 to speak with a Duty Manager if you have any questions.
Our addressYOTEL Istanbul Airport (Landside)
Terminal Caddesi No:1
Serving up a melting pot of cultural influences, YOTEL Istanbul’s event programme is as tasty as it is educational.
Istanbul Culinary Week
- Istanbul's geographic location between East and West culminates in a diverse and lively food culture, which we'll be celebrating in August with a limited time menu featuring some of the the city's most popular dishes.
- When: 1-15 August
- Where: Komyuniti at YOTEL Istanbul Airport (landside)
Wine and Cheese Week
We've put our own take on the grapes and dairy products of our region and taking guests on a journey through Turkish wine and cheese over two weeks in August.
- When: 1-15 August
- Where: Komyuniti at YOTEL Istanbul Airport (landside)