The Sheraton Grand Istanbul Atasehir Hotel, located in the heart of this modern suburban district, only 1 kilometer from Istanbul Finance Center development. Ulker Sports Arena is within walking distance. Several freeways and bridges are nearby, and the hotel is only 26 kilometers from Sabiha Gokcen International Airport (SAW). Although Atasehir has historically been a largely residential area, it has recently began hosting the headquarter and offices of numerous multinational corporations. The completion of Marmaray Station and the Kadikoy – Kartal metro line improved transportation to this area. Also the journey between the two continents takes about 5 minutes via using Avrasya Tunnel, crossing underneath the Bosphorus strait.