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Kaftan Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Mimarmehmetaga Caddesi, Amiral Tafdil Sok No:45, Istanbul 34410, Turkey
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Athens, Greece
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38 reviews 38 reviews
7 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel for 3 nights. The price for the double room was very logical and included breakfast. The room was small but clean and very nicely decorated. It was cleaned everyday. The window overlooked the cute little street outside. Sometimes the road could be a little noisy but not disturbing. The ordinance of the rooms help and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was the first visit to Istanbul .. i lived a nice experience ...The staff who working their are friendly and they help us a lot ...especially when my father get tiered... Big Thanks for reception staff Thanks for Ruthin Velihan without your explanation we couldn't reach our place Thanks for Araz ZeyNalov wish you the best And also I... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

For my first time in Istanbul this hotel was a convenient choice, mainly because of the location, very close to the highlights of the city and at the same time on a very quiet street. The room was small but clean and light and the bed was comfortable. The breakfast was correct, according to the Turkish tradition, with the pleasant... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The rooms are not that big but they are nice and clean. The staff is friendly and the location is decent. There are restaurants, small shops and ATM in walking distance of a few minutes. Overall a nice hotel, fairly cheap when needing to stay a few nights in Istanbul.

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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

The best thing about this hotel is location. Its about 5 min walk from Sultanahmet. The hotel staff was friendly and proffessionally. Room was nice with nice view, but with thin walls. I will recommend this hotel to the younger people due to lover requirements in terms of accomodations, food, and others.

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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

The location is great, about 5 minutes to the Blue Mosque. The taxi driver had no problems finding this hotel from the airport. It was pretty decently price, I believe I was able to book it for around 35/night and stayed two nights in November. Other than location, it was just OK. The bed was OK. Walls are thin and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

You will need a mountaineering course to negotiate the steps to entrance of this hotel, they obviously have never heard of health and safety, the same applies if you try to access the patio at the rear of the hotel. The room was comfortable but not cleaned during my stay there and if you can tolerate the call to prayer... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Less than 5 mins walk from the Blue Mosque. Very helpful staff. Provided free map without being asked. I would give this hotel 3.5 stars out of 5. Great view from the roof top. There is a convenience store 50M away for water snacks etc. Prices were reasonable there. 5 Mins walk to many restaurants and stores.

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Dalaman, Turkey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

I stayed in the Kaftan for 3 nights in September 2013. I have to say I would not return nor would I recommend it. The rooms were small and cramped and the whole hotel had an air of neglect. It is badly in need of redecoration. The bedroom walls were thin and I was woken every morning by people walking... More

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

We had great time there during our stay. Stuff was extrimely friendly and helpful, location is fantastic, the scenery on the terrace is fantastic. Breakfast is good enough. Lots of entertaiment facilities around. Wi-Fi signal was very bad in our room, but it is not a big problem, as you are always allowed to use computer downstairs near reception. Highly... More

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Address: Mimarmehmetaga Caddesi, Amiral Tafdil Sok No:45, Istanbul 34410, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Kaftan Hotel 3*
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Kaftan Hotel is a pretty little boutique hotel with 18 standard double and twin rooms in Sultanahmet-Istanbul. The hotel is only 18 km from international Ataturk airport (IST) and 60 km from Sabiha Gokcen airport (SAW). ... more   less 
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