Meeting Venue

The AIB 2013 meeting will take place at Hilton Istanbul on the European side of Istanbul, a short walk from the popular Taksim district. The conference venue will also serve as the primary conference hotel for the AIB 2013 meeting. The 2013 Gala Event will take place at the 1001 Direk Cistern, an underground water reservoir built by the Byzantines in the 4th century.


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Lodging

There are three options. More detail on each option is below:
 
  1. Hilton Istanbul
    Hilton Istanbul is now almost completely sold out of rooms. Only Executive level pricier rooms remain. If you need to make or change reservations, please email the hotel.
     
  2. Point Hotel Taksim  NEW
    Our overflow hotel, 5 minutes walking distance from the Hilton.
     
  3. Lower Priced Alternatives
    There are also cheaper hotels available for student and low-income members only. Contact the AIB Secretariat for a list of these hotels.

Hilton Istanbul

Hilton Istanbul

Centrally located between the Taksim and Nisantasi districts, this downtown Istanbul Hotel also has the distinction of being the first Hilton opened outside of the Americas as well as the first 5 star hotel in Turkey. Featuring spacious rooms all with private balconies, lush gardens, seven unique restaurants, a fully equipped fitness room, inside and outside pools, and an Executive Lounge that was listed in the 2010 World's Best Executive Lounges by Business Traveler Magazine, the Hilton Istanbul easily deserves its five stars. The hotel also received the 2012 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award. Visit the hotel website for more information, including room types and amenities.
 

Rooms and Prices

To qualify for the discounted rates for our conference, you must identify yourself as a member of the AIB 2013 Istanbul Event. You must reserve your room by May 30, 2013 to receive the special rates below. Please note that the number of rooms at this rate are limited, and are available only on a first-come-first-serve basis.

The rated listed are in Turkish Liras (TRY) (click here for currency conversion rates) for a single room. There is a TRY40 supplement for a Double room. Room rates are inclusive of breakfast and wireless internet but exclusive of an 8% Value Added Tax.

  • Garden/Park View Room - TRY420 SOLD OUT
  • Bosphorus View Room - TRY500 SOLD OUT
  • Executive City View Room - TRY600
  • Executive Bosphorus View Room - TRY680
  • Additional Rooms
    The hotel also includes other types of rooms and suites, but these cannot be reserved through the online reservation system. Please contact the hotel directly, identifying yourself a member of the AIB 2013 Istanbul group, to inquire about the availability of these additional room options and their pricing.

Reservations

You can reserve rooms through the online system, or by contacting the hotel by phone or fax. Please note that the online reservation system only offers rooms for the July 1-July 7 period. If your planned stay exceeds these dates or you wish to inquire about additional room options, please contact the hotel directly via email.

Point Hotel Taksim

A modern and tastefully decorated hotel, Point Hotel Taksim is only five minutes walking distance from the Hilton and very close to the Taksim district. The hotel features free wireless internet, a breakfast buffet on the top floor with wonderful views of the Bosphorus, a spa area with an indoor swimming pool, steam room, sauna, and a Turkish bath. Visit the hotel website for more information, including room and amenities.

Rooms and Prices

To qualify for the discounted rates for our conference, you must identify yourself as a member of the AIB Group. Please note that the number of rooms at this rate are limited, and are available only on a first-come-first-serve basis.

The rated listed are in Euros (€) (click here for currency conversion rates). Room rates are inclusive of breakfast and wireless internet and 8% Value Added Tax.

  • Single Room - €180
  • Double Room - €200

Reservations

You can reserve rooms only by downloading the Reservation Form below and emailing it to the hotel. Please note that you can also arrange and pay for airport transfers while doing your hotel reservation.