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Grand Peninsula Hotel

Akbiyik Cad. Cetinkaya Sok. No:3 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey (Sultanahmet - Old City)
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Ranked #118 of 944 Hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Lizzie889 Melbourne, Australia
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had a great stay here. Very comfortable and extremely well located. After I had left Istanbul I realised I had left a couple of items of clothing behind in the wardrobe. I emailed the hotel and they very kindly arranged postage to Australia. Would definitely stay here again and also recommend to others.

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Cruz Bay, St. John
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my last hotel after traveling for almost 3 weeks in Turkey. Front desk when I arrived was friendly, helpful and sincere about offering me anything I could need. I arrived pretty late, so took advantage of their airport transportation, which was excellent and used it to go back to the airport the next morning. They upgraded me to... More 

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Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Stayed at this wonderful hotel for 3 days at the end of October 2014. the staff are ultra efficient and knowledgeable about their city. The hotel itself is adjacent to most of the sights of the city and has a great view from the roof terrace. Highly recommended

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Izmir Province, Turkey
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235 reviews 235 reviews
32 hotel reviews
466 helpful votes 466 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

This hotel is very close to the blue mosque and Hagia Sophia. There are plenty of restaurants close by and you can walk to all the main sites in the old city. The staff at the hotel were very helpful and friendly. The main reasons I rated it low is I took my elderly parents to the hotel and I... More 

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24 reviews 24 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

The hotel is a decent hotel and it is in a good location. It is much quieter at night than at another hotel we stayed at in the area so you don't hear the early morning prayer call. (With the windows closed). The morning breakfast terrace was very nice and they always greet you with a big smile. They even... More 

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Hamilton, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

If you want to stay in a great little hotel in "old" Istanbul consider the Grand Peninsula.My wife and I were embarking on a tour of Turkey and is our pattern we always go in to our destination 2-3 days early.We selected the GP off the internet and were more than please.We had numerous e-mails back and forth prior to... More 

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Loveland, Colorado
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Great location at a great price, this hotel met all our needs and was close to everything. Staff were extremely helpful at all times. Rooms were clean, quiet, comfortable. Breakfast was a real treat with an excellent view of Sea of Marmara.

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Annapolis, Maryland
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96 reviews 96 reviews
21 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

It's all about the location in Istanbul! We were able to walk to all the sites in the Sultanahmet area and that is a big plus. We had requested a room that we didn't get and that was disappointing. We in fact got a room that was not recommended after reading the reviews here on Tripadvisor. We were 1 floor... More 

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Wollongong, Australia
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61 reviews 61 reviews
48 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We stayed at the GPH for 5 nights while exploring Istanbul. The hotel is in a quiet street, yet only a minute's walk to restaurants, shops and bars. The Topaki Palace, Blue Mosque, Sofia Hague, Grand Bazaar and spice markets are all within easy walking distance. Our room was spacious and clean, with views down the road. Breakfast was delicious... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We had a great stay at Grand Peninsula hotel. We were there in September for a week - the weather was perfect - although we had one day of rain. The location is second to none - close to all the attractions of Sultanahmet -with all the monuments, superb shops , restaurants and tramway stop just a short walk away.... More 

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Address: Akbiyik Cad. Cetinkaya Sok. No:3 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet - Old City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Peninsula Hotel Istanbul
Peninsula Hotel Grand
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Istanbul
#21 Best Value Hotel in Istanbul
#113 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#129 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#201 Business Hotel in Istanbul

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