Divan «ukurhanAnkara, Turkey
Amidst beautifully lush mountains, immersed in a fascinating world with the historic wonders in Ankara, Turkey, the Divan «ukurhan welcomes you to experience the confluence of east and west, ancient and modern, and pure luxury and relaxation. Nestled in the picturesque heart of central Anatolia, directly across from the entrance to the Ankara Citadel, this Preferred Boutique property, part of the Preferred Hotel Group, offers marvelously unique rooms, each boasting a rich, elegant design, and all the modern amenities. Whether you choose a room styled in English-classic, Venetian, or even rich Tibetan with weathered stone and rich ancient woods, enjoy pure comfort and complete tranquility. Gorgeous bathrooms are quiet and inviting, with deep soaking tubs and soothing rain-showers, while deeply plush beds ensure every comfort each night. Stretch out in your spacious abode and enjoy all the modern entertainment options, then take in the sweeping view of the city as you gaze out through perfect picture windows. At Divan Çukurhan, discover the classic charm and timeless beauty of this ancient city, and you may find you wish to stay forever.
Venture out into the brilliant morning, heading out for a fantastic day of sightseeing in the city. On your tour visit the 13th century Aslanhane Mosque, the Alaeddin Mosque, built in 1178 and the oldest in Ankara, and the 1st century BC Temple of Augustus and Rome. Continue on to the Roman Baths, a true marvel of ancient engineering, then make your way into one of the many fabulous bazaars and shop for everything from local wool to copper art, antiques, and fragrant local spices. In the afternoon stroll through the halls of the Museum of Anatolian Civilization, learning about the city's history from Paleolithic through Roman times, then take in 200 years of masterful works by Turkish artists at The State Art and Sculpture Museum. Enjoy a true taste of the city with a tour of the city's wineries, specializing in Kavaklidere wine, then visit the Ataturk Forest Farm and Zoo to sample classic, home-made, and very delicious beer, ice cream, and kebabs. After a full day in the city make your way back to the hotel for a scintillating Ottoman-influenced dinner at the haute Cengelhan Museum Brasserie, before enjoying the perfect nightcap at the Avlu Bar. In this amazing city, where past and present meet in perfect harmony, the Divan Çukurhan invites you to experience it all while enjoying pure luxury and complete relaxation.