Devotees of Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy Can Discover Istanbul in Style with Exclusive Escapes at Sumahan on the Water

Those inspired by the movie Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy can follow in the footsteps of "A man in Istanbul" with a short break on the banks of the Bosphorus.

Richmond, United Kingdom, September 24, 2011 --( Guests of Turkey specialist, Exclusive Escapes, staying at the boutique Sumahan on the Water between 15 November and 14 December, can save £180pp on a three night break.

Explore the must-see sites including the Blue Mosque, the Imperial Treasury and the Topkapi Palace. Drop in on the famous bazaars for a spot of shopping, enjoy the after-dark café atmosphere or go see the famous whirling dervishes which perform every Sunday.

The award-winning Sumahan on the Water is situated on the banks of the Bosphorus and has a private launch to ferry guests to the European side of Istanbul. Enjoy Turkish cuisine at the hotel’s buzzing Waterfront Terrace restaurant and at the end of a hard day’s sight-seeing, unwind in the hammam and spa. Or curl up with a copy John Le Carré’s novel in front of a log fire in each of the rooms, with floor-to-ceiling windows with expansive views.

Sumahan on the Water

Exclusive Escapes (T: 020 8605 3500 or offers 3 nights’ B&B at the Sumahan on the Water from £720pp including return flights with Turkish Airlines, transfers and a private, half-day city guide.

About Exclusive Escapes
Turkey specialist Exclusive Escapes offers an imaginative programme based around the Mediterranean-fringed, Lycian Coast, Istanbul and Cappadocia. The portfolio of hand-picked properties encompasses high-calibre boutique hotels and unusual villas in off-the beaten track locations. Cultural gulet cruising and tailor made tours of other more remote parts of Turkey are also available.

Exclusive Escapes Limited
Alexander House
15 Princes Road
TW10 6DQ

Exclusive Escapes
Fliss Hoad
020 8605 3500