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Sembol Hotel

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Mimar Kemalettin Mah. Kurkcubasi Sok. no 5, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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Ranked #320 of 777 Istanbul B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Durres, Albania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

I was here and all was ok.servis ,friendly,clean hotel and good speaking english from staf.very helpful and good breakfeast....I stay here for 6 days like tourist.Grand bazar,Blue Mosque,Top Kapi Place not to far from the hotel.evrything look gr8

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Newbury Park, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

We stayed at Sembol for 10 days. We enjoyed it. Quiet at night, except an occasional guest going to room late was heard. Room was clean and changed daily. Shower had good hot water. Breakfast was good and plenty to eat each day. Bed was comfortable. Staff was helpful for our needs: post office and shoe repair, Sembol is a... More

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Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

we stayed here for 3 days, was alright. Breakfast was nice (make sure u're not coming late, cos we thought they won't add more breads after 10am), clean room, perfectly located if u're into sightseeing, shopping and eating, of course! staffs were OK with english and helpful. A bit noisy if your room close to the closest alley and lower... More

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New Delhi, India
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

Its a small nice hotel in the beyazit market area, just walking distance from beyazit Tram Station. Its in th middle of the market so if you plan to shop its good. Has a small terrace restaurant with a good view to the marmara sea. Its clean and the staff is helpful. This is walking distance from the historic places... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2011

The hotel is very well located and very clean but you have to ask for the room on the 2nd floor and have some luck to have a vacant room close to your room. The problem is the noise coming from the entrance/reception level and from the all rooms located around your room. You can hear all the bath's noise,... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2010

Basically, the location was the best, 2 minutes walk from the tram station (Beyazit) and within a walking distance to the main sights (10 minutes). Also the price was okay, 65 euros per nitght for a "double" room (reservation made through booking.com). The hotel seems to be pretty new and is quite clean, I wouldn't say that you get what... More

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Suderburg, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2010

I stayed in this hotel for around 10 days in january 2010. Location: The hotel is 2-5min away from the grand bazaar. It is a perfect starting point for shopping or sightseeing tours. Public transport is also just 2-5min away. Around the hotel are mostly shops where you can find everything - even cheaper as on the bazaar. Hotel staff:... More

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2009

The location of Sembol Hotel is excellent, it takes only 2 minutes to Grand Bazaar by walking. The Blue Mosque, Hagia Sofia, Basilica Cistern, Topkapı Palace are all in walking distance. The breakfast is delicious with the view of the sea of Marmara. I miss the breakfast, there are lots of special cookies, cakes, olives... The staff in Sembol Hotel... More

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Address: Mimar Kemalettin Mah. Kurkcubasi Sok. no 5, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Sembol Hotel 3*
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