REPUBLIC OF TURKEY MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND TOURISM

Şale Pavillion

Chalet Pavillion

It is in the grounds of the Yıldız Palace in Istanbul. It is the building where the German Emperor Wilheim II stayed during his three visits. It was built in three sections 1878-1880, 1889, 1898) upon the request of Abdülhamit II.


 

 


The two story pavillion contains of 60 rooms, 9 bathrooms, two Turkish baths. Architects suc as Sarkis Balyan, Nikolai Kalfa and R. d'Aranco took part in its design.