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BEST WESTERN Amber Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ciftegelinler Caddesi 3 | Kumkapi, Istanbul 34126, Turkey
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Ranked #187 of 883 hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Me and my wife stayed at the hotel for four nights during the Easter break. The hotel has good service and friendly staff. It seemed like all rooms, including ours, are small/compact, but even so they were pleasant rooms to stay in. Bathroom was nice. WiFi works, although its not broadband speed. The buffet style Breakfast at the hotel has... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were part of a group so got allocated reception level rooms as the hotel was full, not the smartest or quietest of rooms and location. Nonetheless we checked out some other rooms and these were much better. Nice rooftop location for breakfast but beware the marauding seagulls if you leave any food unattended. Highly recommended location if you get... More

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AlihanAkkoc, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Amber Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest; Thank you for taking time to share your precious comments. It is a great honor to know that we were able to provide you a nice stay. We hope to welcome you again on your next visit to Istanbul. Best wishes from Best Western Amber Hotel. More

Karachi, Pakistan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a wonderful experience staying at Best Western Amber. The staff was really professional & dedicated. Ms Neda, the customer service manager have always been there to make sure a comfortable stay. The whole team remained dedicated in entertaining a wonderful stay.

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AlihanAkkoc, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Amber Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest; Thank you for taking time to share your nice comments. Our guests' happiness is the most important thing for us. Also, it is the thing that makes us happy too. It was a great pleasure to meet and host you here again! Best wishes from Best western Amber familly. More

Toronto
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is located very close to the Grand Bazar and the streetcar line. It is a bit of trek up hill, but that is a part of the experience. There are is a charming section of fish restaurants around the corner from the hotel. As for the hotel itself, the rooms are small, but sufficient. The staff is impeccable, and... More

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AlihanAkkoc, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Amber Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest; Thank you so much for taking time to share your valuable comments. It is the most important thing for us to be able to provide our guests a memorable stay. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you again. Best Wishes From Best Western Amber . More

Soignies, Belgium
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very well located near the old town and 15 minutes from the historic places. We appreciated the excellent service of all the staff and specially from Neda during the breakfast. If we come back to istanbul, we will certainly take the same hotel, but we will ask for a larger room. Room 103 was a little to small for two... More

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AlihanAkkoc, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Amber Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much to share your accommodation experiences with us . It is a great pleasure for us to know that you enjoyed your stay. We would always be happy to welcome you in your Hotel.also it is so nice that you would choose the Amber Htel for the second time. Best wishes and regards More

Stockholm, Sweden
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best Western Amber Hotel appeared to be a very good choice for our trip, that lasted four days. We could not have been better taken care of by the staff at the reception and at breakfast. Our quest relation Neda was eager to see to that everthing was satisfactory. Another advantage is the situation of the hotel, close to the... More

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AlihanAkkoc, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Amber Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much to share your accommodation experiences with us . It is a great pleasure for us to know that you enjoyed your stay.it is our honor to be choosen for the second time by you.Be at the Guests service is our duty. We would always happy to welcome you again an Amber Hotel. Best wishes... More

Stockholm, Sweden
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well situated in the Kumkapi quarters of the Old town, with proximity to many of the things to do and see. Quiet and nice rooms of high standard, but what brings the hotel to top class is the service. The staff is very friendly and helpful, going out of their way to assist you. Our breakfast hostess Neda was a... More

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AlihanAkkoc, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Amber Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much to share your accommodation experiences with us . It is a great pleasure for us to know that you enjoyed your stay. We would always happy to welcome you in Amber Hotel. Best wishes and regards More

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amber Hotel was really friendly and helpful. All the staff were great and it was nice to have Nader at breakfast checking we were all OK. Breakfasts were yummy - especially the honey! The hotel was in a great situation being in walking distance to the Grand Bazar, Blue Mosque etc. We had a great trip.

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AlihanAkkoc, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Amber Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest; Thank you so much for taking time to share your valuable comments. It is the most important thing for us to be able to provide our guests a memorable stay.We are really happy which you mentionec the Honey with the apiary!!!it is 100 % originall,you are right,again i appricate you. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming... More

malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

everything you want in a holiday. great hotel, awesome and very helpful staff especially Nader from reception and Neda from guest relations who go out of their way to make sure guests are enjoying their stay ... the only drawback was an issue with the wifi and at certain times of the day you only got very hot water from... More

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AlihanAkkoc, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Amber Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much to share your accommodation experiences with us . It is a great pleasure for us to know that you enjoyed your stay and so great to hear that you will come back to our hotel again,looking forward to host ans see you again in your Hotel. We would always happy to welcome you as... More

Vegby, Sweden
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff at the Amber Hotel were excellent,from the people at the reception till Neda and the staff at the breakfastroom, helpful and very nice. Our room was nice, but rather small. Breakfast was good. Location was good, Close to the Grand Bazar, Fish Market and the Place were a lot of fishrestaurants were located. We can absolutely recommend this... More

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AlihanAkkoc, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Amber Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, We really appricate you for taking time to share your comment with the other travelers,and we are extremlly happy that you were saticfied with your stay in your Hotel,actually it is our duty to be at the Guests service . Looking forward to host you in Best Western Amber Hotel. Besr regards from Amber familly. More

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Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Amber Hotel

Also Known As:
Best Western Istanbul
Best Western Amber
Address: Ciftegelinler Caddesi 3 | Kumkapi, Istanbul 34126, Turkey
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Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#85 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#114 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
#146 Family Hotel in Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Amber Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Best Western Amber Hotel is set in the oldest and most colorful district of Istanbul, which is still a functioning fishing village. It is in walking distance from the Sultanahmet Square, with Istanbul's most famous Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace. The hotel's building is held in Ottoman style, newly renovated and offers an authentic atmosphere for a lovely quiet get-away for all kinds of travelers. ... more   less 
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