Best part of Istanbul for your hotel in Istanbul is Taksim (map).This is the western part of Istanbul. Here you find the big shopping street, lots of nice trendy restaurants, and the popular gay clubs and bars are nearby Taksim Square. From Taksim square you can reach many tourist places on walking distance, or by using the public transport system.
Some hotels are very strict on visitors. So if you have plans on taking guys to your room you could consider rent an apartment to have your own front door key and more privacy.
Situated in the heart of the city, CVK Park Bosphorus Hotel Istanbul is just 150 metres from Taksim Square. Featuring chic interiors, the hotel offers 2 swimming pools and an extensive Safira Spa Centre built on an area of 8500 m².
Centrally located in Karakoy, this luxurious hotel is only 350 metres from Galata Tower. The Haze Istanbul has a unique architecture combining a modern building previously utilized as a bakery, and a restored bobbin factory with neo-classic architecture and its high ceilings.
Situated in Istanbul's trendy and hip area in Beyoglu where the ancient history meets modern life, this stylish hotel features a rooftop terrace with an outdoor pool overlooking the lively streets of Istanbul.