?AirsideWhat does this mean?

This YOTELAIR is located in the secure international transit area, past security and passport control. Guests staying at airside MUST have a valid boarding pass. Only hand luggage is permitted. It is not possible to bring large items of luggage to the hotel.

Yotelair Istanbul entrance

YOTELAIR Istanbul Airport Airside


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Everything you need and nothing you don't

Super-fast WiFi Free, fast WiFi on as many devices as you like
Book by the hour A minimum of four hours must be booked
Airside location Located on the airside of Istanbul Airport's main terminal building
Card only We do not accept cash payments
Komyuniti lounge Where you can meet, relax and refresh before your flight.
Adjustable SmartBed™ YOTEL’s SmartBed adjusts from an upright couch to a fully flat double bed
YOTEL Istanbul entrance with guests walking in

Airside or landside?

  • Istanbul Airport is home both to YOTEL and YOTELAIR. This hotel is located 'airside', in the transit (Duty-Free) area on the Departures Floor (2nd floor). Please follow Gates A and B, you will find our hotel next to the LCW store.
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Day Rates

  • Our day rates are your answer to long transit or unexpected layovers. We provide all the necessities for the modern-day traveller to relax, rest, work and refresh between flights. 
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YOTEL check-in kiosk

Mission Control

  • İster gece ister gündüz, istediğiniz zaman check-in ve check-out yapabilirsiniz! YOTELAIR İstanbul Havalimanı’nda kabininizi gecelik olarak veya sadece birkaç saatliğine rezerve edebilirsiniz.YOTELAIR’de hava yolu tipi kiosklarımız sayesinde 7/24 check-in ve check-out yapabilirsiniz. Standart check-in saati 18.00’den sonra ve check-out saati 7.00’den öncedir. Acil ihtiyaç ve kişisel bakım malzemelerinden ekstra anahtar ve havluya dek her şey için uğrayabileceğiniz tek limandır.
  • Please Note: Cash payments are not accepted
YOTELAIR Premium Cabin luggage storage


  • YOTELAIR İstanbul Havalimanı (Hava tarafı) pasaport ve güvenlik kontrolünden sonra, perakende Duty Free alanında yer alır. Sadece el bagajı kabul edilir. Otele büyük boyutlarda bagaj getirmek mümkün değildir.
  • At our airside Istanbul hotel, we offer food and drink around the clock. Guests can check-in to our Komyuniti lounge for continental breakfast, all-day food selections, and late-night snacks. Komyuniti is also home to rain shower cabins for those who want to freshen up before their next flight.
  • Access to Komyuniti lounge is available for a small fee:
  • €30+ VAT per person, inclusive of food and drinks.
  • €40+VAT per person, inclusive of food, drinks and shower.
  • Shower only access is €15+VAT per person for 45 minutes.
YOTEL/YOTELAIR Istanbul Komyuniti meal and drink


  • Komyuniti, YOTELAIR İstanbul Havalimanı’nın (Hava tarafı) 24 saat yiyecek ve içecek bulunan sosyalleşme merkezidir.
  • Kahvaltı: 6.30am – 11.00am (Continental breakfast)
  • All-day refreshments: 11.00am – 10.30pm (food selections from the menu)
  • Overnight: 10.30pm – 06.30am (snack selections from the menu)
YOTELAIR Istanbul Airport Komyuniti breakfast


  • Kahvaltı aşağıdakileri içerir:
  • Karışık yerel zeytinler
  • Yoğurt çeşitleri
  • Granola
  • Yumurta
  • Sade kruvasan
  • Çikolatalı kruvasan
  • Taze elma / portakal suyu
  • Kahve, çay veya sıcak çikolata
YOTEL Istanbul Airport Komyuniti food platter

Öğle ve Akşam Yemeği

  • Öğle ve akşam yemeği seçenekleri bulunur:
  • Ev yapımı humus
  • Tavuklu salata wrap
  • Sebzeli sandviç
  • Akdeniz salatası
  • Günün tatlısı
  • Meyve
  • Kahve, çay ve meşrubat çeşitleri

Getting to us


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.

Where is YOTELAIR Istanbul Airport (airside) located?
We are located within the main terminal building on the Departures Floor (2nd floor) in the Transit (Duty-Free) area. Please follow Gates A and B, you will find our hotel next to the LCW store.

On which floor is YOTELAIR Istanbul Airport (airside) located?
The hotel is located on the Departure Floor within Transit / Duty-Free Area.

When should I stay airside?
Only if you have a valid boarding pass for an international flight.
If you are transiting e.g. arriving on an international flight and continuing an onward journey on another international flight (please go through International Transfer Security) or
If you are coming from the city centre, another local destination or via a domestic flight and are able to check-in and get your boarding card early enough to pass to the Duty-Free area and get your boarding card early enough to pass to the Duty-Free area and have time to stay. For this, please check your check-in time with your airline.

Please note: If you are arriving on an international flight and do not have another flight as part of your onward journey, you are NOT able to stay airside.

If I am arriving from the city centre or via a domestic flight, shall I go through passport control?
Only if your check-in time gives you enough time to check-in get your boarding card, go through passport control and then have time to stay at YOTELAIR.

When arriving via an international flight, do I have to complete Immigration and Customs paperwork to access YOTELAIR?
No. Our hotel is located before you get to Immigration and Customs. However, you will need to go through International Transfer Security

When arriving via an international flight, can I collect my checked luggage?
No. As the hotel is located before the luggage claim, hotel guests have NO access to and cannot retrieve their checked luggage whilst staying at the hotel.

What size luggage can I bring to the hotel?
Only hand luggage is permitted. Checked luggage should already be checked-in for your next flight.
Aviation rules around liquids and container sizes also apply, so only bring what you would usually take in your hand luggage. We provide high-quality shower gel, shampoo, conditioner, body lotion and hand soap in all of our cabins.

Please call +90 549 827 7105 to speak with a Duty Manager if you have any questions.

YOTEL and YOTELAIR Istanbul - Istanbul airport map

Our address

YOTELAIR Istanbul Airport (Airside)
Tayakadın Mahallesi
Terminal Caddesi No:1
34283, İstanbul

At YOTELAIR Istanbul Airport, our day rates are your answer to long transit or unexpected layovers. We provide all the necessities for the modern-day traveller to relax, rest, work and refresh between flights. 

Full of smart ideas and space-saving designs, our cabins have everything you need, and nothing you don’t – from award-winning beds and adjustable mood lighting to refreshing rain showers and smart TVs that connect seamlessly with your own devices. For guests who need to catch up on sleep (anytime of day), try our blackout cabins.

Food and drink
Make your way to Komyuniti lounge, with food and drink available 24 hours a day and super-fast free WiFi. Ask about our room and lounge rate and with access to Komyuniti lounge - inclusive of food and drinks!

Find us
We're located airside of the main terminal. You must have a valid boarding pass and go through security and passport control to reach us. Find out more about getting to us on the location page

How to book
For day rates with a minimum of 4 hours stay, email [email protected]. Online reservations are coming soon.

Stay with us for a minimum of 4 hours or as long as you need.