History meets hospitality where East meets West
Located in the prestigious Sariyer district of Istanbul, this historic mansion offers remarkable views over the Bosphorus Strait and incorporates architectural features from the site’s former Ottoman-era buildings. This “Pearl of Bosphorus” shines through its commitment to community, sustainability, wellness and design, infused with touches of fun and quirkiness.
Six Senses Kocatas Mansions, Istanbul is located in the prestigious Sariyer district of the city’s European side. The extensive and beautifully-landscaped surrounds enjoy significant elevation to enable far-reaching views over the Bosphorus as it begins its last curve toward the Black Sea.
Six Senses Kocataş Mansions, Istanbul an unprecedented 6.42-acre (2.6-hectare) property, features 45 guest rooms and suites with high ceilings, authentic Ottoman interior design and local flavors with Six Senses touches. They are set in two stately three-level buildings, Kocataş Mansion and Sait Paşa Mansion, and provide a new beacon of inspiration for Istanbul’s premium hospitality sector. Bosphorus Rooms feature breathtaking views and ceilings up to 15.41 feet (4.7 meters) providing an immediate sense of space and light. The en-suite bathrooms, complete with beautiful marble tiles, create an atmosphere evocative of heritage Turkish Baths. All rooms have a flat-panel television, iPad, WiFi and a Nespresso machine.
• Hair dryer
• Minibar with snacks, soft and alcoholic beverages
• In-room coffeemaker and tea service
• Six Senses bottled drinking water
• In-room safe
• Yoga mat
• Laundry and pressing service
• TV with local and satellite channels
• Marshall Bluetooth speaker
• iPad with smart home controls
• Unlimited WiFi (Complimentary)
• 24-hour GEM (Guest Experience Maker)
• 24-hour in-room dining
• Multilingual hosts
• Six Senses Spa and Gallery
• Retail boutique
• Fitness center and personal trainer
• Library with a wide selection of books and magazines
• Earth Lab
• Indoor and outdoor leisure activities
• Concierge service
MEETINGS & EVENTS
There are two meeting rooms, one accommodating 36 guests and the other comfortably seating 60 people. For larger meetings, conventions, and exhibitions there is the option to merge these rooms to create a 1,474 square foot (137 square meter) venue. Scheduled to open in 2020, the wedding and event halls are at the top of the hill, with a breathtaking Bosphorus view and lush surrounds.
Culinary arts are one of the cornerstones of Six Senses Kocataş Mansions, Istanbul. Pioneering food and beverage offerings are based on the Eat With Six Senses philosophy and initiatives. World famous restaurator Richard Sandoval takes you on a culinary and cultural journey of his signature dishes at his Istanbul venue, Toro. The Gastro Bar serves Pan-Latin and Asian cuisine, with a bar orchestrated by a skilled mixologist. Defne is another restaurant situated next to Sait Paşa mansion built by restoring an old cistern. This quirky all-day dining venue invites you to enjoy a culinary feast on the banks of the Bosphorus.
In 2020, celebrity chef Mehmet Gürs will surprise and delight locals and guests with his new concept restaurant. The all-day Kahve cafe is located in a bohemian-style gilded hall, offering up sweet and sticky pastries and refreshing Bosphorus views in turn.
SIX SENSES SPA & WELLNESS
(OPENING IN 2020)
Six Senses Integrated Wellness plays a pivotal role at all Six Senses resorts and spas. Based on preventive principles of Eastern medicine and result-oriented Western influence, this innovative approach to wellness has been developed with leading experts from around the world. The site’s topography, which faces the Bosphorus and incorporates lush landscaping, is the perfect setting for the Turkish hammam, which is still a major part of Turkish culture and known for its cleansing and relaxing benefits. One of the main highlights will be the Holistic Anti-Aging Center which combines the knowledge of scientific advances in nutrition, fitness and neuroscience with the wisdom from the longest-lived communities. The spa also features five treatment rooms; male, female and mixed-use wet facilities, each including a hammam. Relaxation areas are dotted around the spa, providing a space to unwind and enjoy the views. Multi-day programs including Sleep, Detox and Fitness fuse the expertise and skills of in-house experts with results-driven treatments and wellness activities.
• Cooking classes
• Destination dining
• Open-air cinema
• Tailor-made boat tours and excursions to historical parts of
• Sightseeing and guided tours around Sarıyer to discover local
castles and lighthouses
• Fishing with local fishermen in the Black Sea
• Sunset/sunrise yoga experiences
• Fitness classes