We as Caliskan Family are in tourism Business from 1990's till today.
Mrs. Tulay Caliskan after her graduation from Marmara University Tourism Administration program, worked in 4 and 5 stars hotel as front desk chief in Taksim, Gayrettepe areas in Istanbul and in Antalya.
During first years in Tourism made her double major in French teaching at university. Speaks English and French and mother of twin daughter Catherine Merve and Elizabeth Irem.
Mr.ismail CALISKAN graduated from Bosphorus University Tourism Administration program, worked in Taksim and Sultanahmet hotels as Front Desk Manager. Speaks English.
We lived in Upstate New York between 2002 and 2004 and worked in different departments of Holiday Inn Crown Plaza Hotel, Lake Placid NY.
In 2010 we decided to build our own hotel in the area which we loved most; Sultanahmet. After a long search we decided about the building which has full character of an Old Ottoman House.
Renovation took more than a year and Oba Hotel was born from the ashes of an Old Ottoman House.
We are waiting to see you amongst us in our hotel.