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Address: Kazim Ismail Gurkan Cad. No:24 Eminonu/Cagaloglu, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
Phone Number: 2125222424
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It's pretty rough for a first timer. No guide no introduction. I was lying for more than 20 mins at the beginning without knowing what comes next. The lady gave me massage was ok... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's pretty rough for a first timer. No guide no introduction. I was lying for more than 20 mins at the beginning without knowing what comes next. The lady gave me massage was ok but not great. The "1000 places" was everywhere...

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Istanbul Province, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and my first visit to a hamami. This is beautifully understated, historical opulence , to give you a level of care and relaxation that for me felt like a family member was caring for me. Shaahab, was the gentleman who took care of me ( please forgive me if I have misspelt your name). His manner was a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our sons recommended we not miss a Turkish bath, and they were right. It was an incredibly relaxing hour or so where my body was indulged and my mind wiped clean of everything. Don't go if you don't like to be naked, at least on the women's side, or if you don't like strong massages (on the men's side). But... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

The oldest baths in istanbul . Thats why The price expensive than other places please ask before list. We had so much fun . I recomended this places

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Seoul, South Korea
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

I've chosen this Cagaloglu Hamami based on Rick Steve's Istanbul episode, and it was quite authentic feel with historic atmosphere. I've tried Complete Bath Service at EUR 50 including massage and Peeling/washing. First you change to a bare towel and lock the door, then get into this large sauna with glass openings on the ceiling relaxing yourself. Then there's supposed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

This was a wonderful experience in a historic turkish bath. Not like anything you would experience. This hammy has separate women and mens sections - completely separate. You lay on a warm marble slab and a woman scrubbed, massaged, shampooed me with lots of warm water poured over me and lots of great suds and aromatic oil. Forget that you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

service is pretty good. tellak men are doing their job well. Its cheaper than other similar hamams. after bath buy a mineral water + ayran drink mixture. It will refresh you

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Manama, Bahrain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

Good place, really old, staff are friendly, massage was really relaxing, bit pricey for Turkey but worth it. The experience is second to none

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Skiathos, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

Never been to a Hamam, and choose one, after reading many comments on-line from different nationalities,- as every nationality has different expectations-, and made up my mind for the Cagaloglu Hamam. I think it was Great. I took the full program for an hour. I loved every minute from it, the ladies were very kind, and I felt so clean... More 

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Malmo, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

First of all, they take card to pay in the reception, maybe not in the the shop were you buy drinks but lady that worked there told us it is ok to pay on our way out. My friend and I gave tips (5 TLR to bathing lady and 5 TLR to masseur which we find very ok, it's 1.5... More 

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