If you are searching for the best Turkish Bath in Istanbul, you are definitely at the right place! Book your time slot for the Cemberlitas Hamam now and enjoy an authentic experience at an original 5 centuries old bath, relax your muscles and refresh your body!
Why the Cemberlitas Hamam is properly the best Turkish Bath in Istanbul?
As a local specialist, we like to visit the Turkish bath ourselves and here are the reasons why we chose this bath as the best in Istanbul:
500 year historical bath keeping the tradition
Built by famous Ottoman architect Mimar Sinan for the Sultan's wife in 1584
Easy to find location, next to the entrance of Grand Bazaar
Full service bath offering massage, manicure and pedicure service
Different section for man and women
Each visitor has its own locker room with bed, mirror, hairdryer and own key
Don't need to bring anything with you! All is ready waiting for you:
Towels, slippers, shampoo, soap, deodorant, hairspray and gel
Best value for your money
Open daily from 06:00 - 24:00
Unlimited stay inside
Take a break from tours
Relax your muscles
Feel the refreshment
Rest in a steam bath
Enjoy the scrubbing
Feel how your body begins to breathe in each cell and your blood circulation accelerates!
Do not miss this experience!
Learn more about the ancient bathing ritual of the Ottoman Sultans while relaxing.
This is definitively a must do thing in Istanbul
Tip for the masseur
Bath Ritual Duration:
Scrubbing ► Foaming ► Relaxing ► Tea Drinking will take approx 1,5 hours.
Rebooking & Cancellation Policy:
You have missed your time slot? No problem, you can come to our next available time or day. You want to cancel? No problem, you can cancel your reservation anytime and get your refund.
Here are the steps how it works:
Undress in your locker room.
Get wet and warm in the steam bath
Hair drying and washing
Aftwerwards relax in your locker room with a tea or enjoy the bath even more
Find below the most frequent asked questions about the Turkish Bath
What is the difference between Turkish Bath and a Hamam?
There is no difference.
What is a Turkish Bath?
The Turkish Bath is a traditional type of public bathing which is essentially
based on the ancient Roman bathing culture and the principles of the steam bath.
Combing both with the traditional Turkish bath massage (“Turkish scrub”),
it became an integral part of Turkish culture as well as an important part of social life.
What happens in a Turkish Bath?
After sweating, the person in charge of scrubbing and foaming will scrub
all the dead skin from your body. Do not worry, it does not hurt.
You will be surprised how much dead skin will come off your body.
After foaming, you can relax as long as you want in the Hammam.
Are my personal belongings and valuables safe?
Yes of course, you have your own locker room with our own key.
What is this locker room?
It is your private room where you can rest before and after your wellness.
Inside are your towels, slippers, bed, chair, mirror and hair dryer.
Do I need a towel, shampoo or sleepers?
No everything is included you just need to come
Do I go inside the bath naked?
No you get a special towel to tie around.
And if you want, you can wear you short.
Who is doing the treatment of scrubbing and foaming?
If you are male a man is doing the treatman.
If yo are female a women is doing the treatment.
Is the bath mixed?
No, there are different areas for man and woman.
Both section are separted from each other.
How are the steps of the treatment?
Pleas see how Turkish Bath works.
Is the Turkish Bath food for my skin?
Yes! It is very good because during the scrubbing old dead
skin layers are removed. Afterwords your body is detoxed
and can better breath.
You will feel how your energy and creativity is on peak.
Does scrubbing heart?
No not at all.
We hope some of your questions are answered.
If not please do not hesitate to contact us.