Ways to get It
Their email list above may have appeared strict but there are many instances that will be eligible for a this deal. For instance, should you booked the next flight from Washington, D.C.-IAD to Bordeaux, France-BOD, you’d qualify:
You will be “stuck” having a 18 hour layover in Istanbul that might typically dissuade you from booking, but, understanding that you’ll obtain a free night in Istanbul might really encourage you to definitely book this routing. This is guaranteed as there’s only one flight each day to Bordeaux.
Let’s check out this flight from Washington-IAD to Athens-ATH:
At first glance, it seems it would qualify: you’ve had a 15 hour layover in Istanbul-IST that is within the boundaries from the 10 hour minimum but, upon closer examination, I discovered there was really a connected flight to Athens-ATH that will have labored:
Since the flight will get into Istanbul at 4:40pm and there is a doable link with Athens at 7:20pm, I wouldn’t be capable of getting the disposable hotel layover in Istanbul about this itinerary, even when I booked the more layover that leaves at 7:40am the following day.
Conditions and terms: A complimentary hotel accommodation (maximum 2 nights) is going to be presented to our valuable passengers when there are other than 10 hrs (for economy cabin passengers) and seven or even more hrs (for business cabin passengers) waiting throughout their worldwide connecting flights because of Turkish Airlines’ schedule structure. This particular service isn’t relevant when there’s a shorter connection available inside the time period pointed out above. The foremost and the connecting flights should be with Turkish Airlines. All passengers must hold a confirmed reservation for the foremost and the connecting flights. Complimentary accommodation is going to be arranged with Turkish Airlines’ corporate partners and will also be provided with the “Hotel Desk” located following the customs’ check point in the arrival. Passengers must look for any visa needs when entering Poultry. In case in which a visa isn’t granted, Turkish Airlines assumes no responsibility for supplying complimentary hotel accommodation. For more information, please call +90 212 4440849.
Beware, though: you might get stuck with no room if Turkish Air adds flights for their schedule between your duration of booking and date of travel. To adhere to the “this services are not relevant when there’s a shorter connection available inside the time period pointed out above” rule, this really is checked by an attendant in the Turkish Airlines Hotels desk simply by examining the current flight schedule. If there is a flight for your destination inside the 10 hour/7 hour window, then you’re at a complete loss.
If you wish to confirm should you qualify, you’ll want to determine the Turkish Airlines flight schedule. For future flights, the simplest way to get this done would be to do a google search Flights. To verify nearer to your departure date that Turkish Airlines hasn’t added any new routes, I would recommend searching the path on FlightAware.com: