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Sultanahmet Hamami

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Address: Divanyolu Cad. Doktor Emin Pasa Sok | No 10 Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey
Phone Number: 90 212 513 72 04
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Good body scrub

This Turkish bath was an enjoyable experience but i have got the feeling that the price was too high.

3 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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199 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Turkish bath was an enjoyable experience but i have got the feeling that the price was too high.

Thank Tipsformytrip
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Inside is not hot enough. Young staff without experience for body scrub and massage. Not recommend for Middle East and Far East citizens to go there, because they have better and cheaper similar places in their countries. May be for American and European for first time can be attractive . Very expensive and not valuable.

Thank Hamid A
Harlow, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

I had a pedicure while I waited for my sister and brother in law to have their first Turkish bath. After eating her meal (it was about 4pm), the scruffy woman went off and returned with a fag hanging from her lips and a manky old red bowl. She did a bit of filing on my already short toe nails,... More 

Thank Josie D
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015 via mobile

It was 1 hour for 80 Turkish Lira including body scrup, bubble rubbing and 20 mins massage. Actually, the entrance was really scattered and owners were not friendly at all, as if they just want to take my money ( I shouldn't have changed my mine.) however, I was really curious about Turkish bath and tried.. The entrance of bath... More 

1 Thank Song Yi K
Boston, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

The bath and oil massage at the Sultanamet Hamami was the greatest bath / massage experience eve. Begin with sitting on the warm marble by a marble basin with water temperature you control, - I like hot to cold to hot - then the masseuse takes it from there. Having read enough historical novels to feel a sense of the... More 

Thank CountryMouse02116
Perth, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

Very expensive Hamam, without any reason to be. They lied about the women and men being segregated - men in every section of what was supposed to be a very private, women only hamam.

2 Thank Julianne L
London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

Terrible service. Arrived on time but told we were late. Wanted to take a quick photo in the shorts and bikini we were given but told later which I said no to because being a girl and all, you want a photo while your make up is still on..! Would have been much quicker if he just took the photo... More 

2 Thank DespiteOurFears
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 via mobile

Totally rubbish Turkish bath experience. The customer service was non existent. The place was grubby. The guy demanded a 10tl tip for giving me a rushed bath. Do yourself a favour and don't visit this place!

1 Thank Mao A
London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

Terrible service! You get a Swedish sauna, not a Turkish bath and the whole experience is very rushed rather than relaxing as they try to get through the volume. Worst pedicure I've ever had...my toes came out bleeding... Avoid this place!

2 Thank Sajni S
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 via mobile

I didn't find much useful info myself so I'll give as much detail as possible...but if you're short of time, in short: Great masseurs for men and masseuses for women. They know how to give a good rub! Was however slightly under the advertised 20 mins I recommend going in naked with just the towel they provide. Avoid busy times... More 

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