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Best at sunset

I like going up on hills, rooftops and towers, so this is excellent for an overview of the entire... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Meissoun G
Don't miss out when in Istanbul

I usually go to the highest places (if available) of all the cities I visit because it's definitely... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
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Emniyet Evleri Mah. Eski Buyukdere Cad. Levent, Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I like going up on hills, rooftops and towers, so this is excellent for an overview of the entire city. You can see as far as the 3rd Bosphorus bridge! My preferred time is about half an hour before sunset. Then you can see the...More

1  Thank Meissoun G
Reviewed August 28, 2018

I usually go to the highest places (if available) of all the cities I visit because it's definitely the best view. And I didn't regret doing the same in Istanbul as well. The view is astonishing and only when you're up it will actually hit...More

Thank Tam_Tr_92
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

برج السفير أطول برج في أسطنبول ،، ويمزه المنظر البانورامي لمدينة أسطنبول في قمة البرج ،، أنصح بزيارته ومشاهدة أسطنبول من الأعلى وأفضل وقت قبل الغروب .. Al Safir Tower is the tallest tower in Istanbul, and the panoramic view of the city of Istanbul...More

1  Thank Faleh_Saad
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

We set out to arrive at opening time so we could avoid the rush. Left kadidoy at 9 and using the metro all the way we got to the doors just as they were being opened. 27tl each just to go to the observation deck,...More

1  Thank David C
Reviewed May 20, 2018

The windows on the top floor were so dirty that nothing could be seen from there. And we paid 27 Turkish lira for nothing. At the information when I tried to claim my money back, the lady there didn't even speak English.....

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Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

This is a must see in Istanbul. The view from the observatory is stunning as only then you can really see the greatness of the city. They offer a 4D tour of Istanbul, there is a restaurant and a bar.

1  Thank Travelosita
Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

I came here for the skyscraper, it is about 164m tall i guess, the shopping center is good but more on the expensive side, i only drank coffee at a coffee shop at the entrance. The climb to the top via the super fast elevator...More

1  Thank Ebrahem D
Reviewed May 8, 2018

Sapphire is a higher building in Istanbul. There are a shopping center, offices and a lot of restaurants. If you go up to the 54th floor by elevator you can drink cup of coffee with cake seeing good view no night city through a dirty...More

1  Thank Vladimir M
Reviewed April 5, 2018

As one local told us, there is a restaurant on the top floor, but above it, you can go to the terrase. Despite some waiters tried to hide it, with blocking the entry, because they saw us as possible customers, we managed to go to...More

1  Thank Aekkasit_Flow
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

View be nice if windows were clean. Breakfast sucked; employees zombies, figure cause 80% of stores in the shopping center unoccupied. another highrise of NO CONSEQUENCE!!! sell to Arabs and make some money was probably the intention but seems this one blew in their face!!!

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November 29, 2017|
Response from Heba A | Reviewed this property |
By metro from Taksim to station no 4 which is called 4. Levent it takes 15-20 minutes in metro ...
November 23, 2017|
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Response from NanaHR | Reviewed this property |
Hi its from 10 am to 10 pm. The 4D cinema by turn like each 10 to 15 together
Ayman K
October 17, 2017|
Response from Mohamed A | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ayman, Here is the website w w w . istanbulsapphire . c o m, and let Google translate it. Hope it may help.