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Hotel Evsen

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Hocapasa Mah. Ibnikemal Cad. No:9 Sirkeci, Fatih, Istanbul 34134, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I gave 4 star because the price is really good regarding the cheap price that I paid for, the location is excellent, also the staff members are very nice, for being a first time in Istanbul I made a good decision staying at this hotel, easy to locate and good price.

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26 reviews 26 reviews
23 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pros: Location - right in the heart of the old city, 3 mins walk to Hagia Sophia, 10 mins to Grand Bazar, good breakfast, nice reception staff Cons: ROOM: do not book the standard room - it has no window and it is very small, no space for the luggage. NOISE - it was impossible to sleep for 2 hours... More

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Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'll start off with the pros. If you get a triple room, it is quite spacious. The breakfast is really delicious and there is a ton of options (cheeses, cereal, coffee, tea, veggies, fruit, and much more). It's on the top level of the hotel so you get a nice view. The location is beyond AMAZING. The street is centrally... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Great breakfast spread with views of Topkapi palace. Very welcoming and excellent English spoken at reception. We were lucky to get one of the fantastic bigger rooms with very cool wall lighting. The hotel is located right near Gulhane tram stop and an easy walk to the main Sultanahmet sights and also the Bosphorus ferries down the hill.

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We stayed for 5 nights in July and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We were welcomed with a cooling glass of tea and friendly smiles. Throughout our stay the staff were ever helpful. 2 minutes away from the nearest tram stop (the stop is Gülhane) which means the city is very much your oyster. If you're happy to walk and explore... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Nice hotel with a great location. Close to old city and Topkapi palace.Walking distance to old area and city. Would stay there again although rooms are small and bit cramped up. The post inthe middle of the room is a definate no no!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

The hotel is very near Gülhane Tram Station and close to many attractions. The staff is very kind and helpful. The room is small. Breakfast is plenty, a lot of choices. We’re happy with this. Many restaurant around here, but expensive. We walked back a bit to Sirkeci and found a lot of cheap street food and cheap restaurant. There... More

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Once we found the hotel, the staff was fantastic. We arrived on a drizzly afternoon and it was very nice to be offered a glass of cinnamon apple tea as we checked in. We (2 of us) had reserved our room online and it was one of their smaller rooms, although the website indicated it was suitable for 2 people.... More

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Brampton, Canada
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471 reviews 471 reviews
131 hotel reviews
283 helpful votes 283 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

This small hotel is a 10 minute walk to the blue mosque and Sofia mosque.it is surrounded by stores and restaurants that come alive at night. My only complaint is that they put a very strong room deodorizer in rooms and that my room was teeny weeny and had no window.the elevator which goes up to the 6th floor restaurant... More

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New York City, New York
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I just stayed at Hotel Evsen for a total of 7 nights with 2 of my friends (we were a group of 3 girls all in our mid-20's). Another one of our friends joined us and stayed in a room by herself which she also loved. We all had an AMAZING stay and could not be happier with the hotel... More

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Address: Hocapasa Mah. Ibnikemal Cad. No:9 Sirkeci, Fatih, Istanbul 34134, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Evsen 3.5*
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Hotel Evsen is located at the centre of the Old City in Eminönü-Istanbul at the starting point of both land and sea transportation and is just near Sultanahmet. Our brand new hotel, which is dealed out on October 2008 with its top quality facilities & amenities, welcomes you to enjoy the unique historical places in Istanbul with qualified multilingual staffs. If you choose to stay in Hotel Evsen, you will experience the magnificent history of Istanbul by visiting the Topkapi Palace, The Blue Mosque, Saint Sophia, The Basilica Cistern, Turkish Baths, The Grand Bazaar and more which are only in 10 minutes walking distance. ... more   less 
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