The Ant hotel is perfectly located in old part of Istanbul in Laneli district within walking distance of all the main attractions. Grand Bazar is only10 minutes walking. It is a fantastic starting point to have the best knowledge of this fantastic city that is Istanbul. This hotel is a 3* ideal for the budget traveler for location and relation price/service. The rooms are medium size giving a comfortable stay. This hotel has 55 rooms. All rooms have air-conditioning direct telephone cable tv and safety box. The bathrooms are a little small size but with all the comfort expected in a 3* as well as really clean. The Ant hotel restaurant and Bar are decorated in nice colors but unpretentious. The food is good and covers Turkish specialties as well as international dishes. The exterior is a modern building. The hotel has opened in 1990. The lobby is good in size modern and clean with plenty seating space and it connect with the bar area.