Located in the natural park and protected area, on the Asian side, about 25 km. (45 mins drive) from the city, Polonezkoy, formerly known as Adampol is a pretty Polish village that you should visit during your Istanbul stay. Polonezkoy has an interesting history that the village was established after Poland was invaded by its neighbors Russia, Austria and Prussia in 1775. With the help of the Ottoman Empire, the Polish immigrants have settled here.
This unique village gained a reputation in protecting its green nature and environment around Istanbul, and has become one of the most popular Istanbul escapes. Many locals flock to the village at weekends to have a great day out at its quality hotels, pensions, restaurants, gardens, barbecues, village breakfasts, etc. Google Map
The accommodation opportunities in Polonezkoy are very diverse. You are able to variety of lovely hotels, boutique hotels, pensions with bed and breakfast here.