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ARN Aruna Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Cankurtaran Mah. Ahirkapi Sok No 74, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After reading some of the previous reviews, we were skeptical, but the hotel and its personnel was a pleasant surprise. Excellent location. Professional and extremely helpful staff. Our room was quaint, authentic and spotless. The bed was in good condition and the bedding clean and pretty. I also enjoyed the breakfast, especially the freshly squeezed pomegranate juice and wide variety... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

This hotel is located just a few hundred metres from the blue mosque and sofia, making the location quite good. The staff are also good. Unfortunately the place is rather run-down. Our suite had a bed that was seriously in need of replacing. The room was musty, and the bath had mould around it. The ceiling above the small bath... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

This just a motel not really a hotel with starts no room cleaning unless you request, be aware they have bed bugs !! Look some where else; even though the location is good and customer service is nice people but not good enough to make this old Motel a hotel with starts!!

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

A great small hotel suited for families and couples or singles. Staff were very friendly and hospitable, all questions asked were answered with a smile and assistance. We loved the food at the restaurant - especially the breakfast; it was plentiful and fresh. The staff at the restaurant were kind and helpful, clean and efficient. The staff at the Reception... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We stayed here in December 2013. We stayed in room 206. The room was the perfect size, clean and quiet. This hotel is close to the sightseeing locations as it is about a 6 minute walk to the Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia but far enough away to allow you to get away from any noise. The staff were always... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

The hotel was very clean, staff was friendly, the free breakfast was great (esp because it was free), the location was okay, the prices were good. We stayed in a room for three, the rooms look a lot bigger in the pictures of course but they were still nice. We weren't interested in watching the TV or anything so no... More

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toronto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Excellent choice As i work for an airline , i have stayed in very fancy hotels and real dumps , all over the world. Aruna was a cozy hotel with sightseeing , and good food ,within walking distance. Friendly staff and nourishing breakfast to start you off. Will stay there again for sure Syed Raza

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

This is our 2nd stay at the hotel. Overall, it was fine and the staffs overall were very friendly and occasionally helpful. Quite disappointing was the tv channels available via the satellite. It had limited English speaking channels - most channels were either in Arabic or Turkish. Would be nice to just have once or two English channels - HBO... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

Aruna Hotel was a great choice and offer transfers from the airport. The rooms are small but clean and cozy, the location is excellent and the breakfast was the best. The hotel has a Hammam which was awesome and the people r very friendly and helpful. I will stay there again.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

Great location, within walking distance to main attractions, helpful staff at reception and super breakfast, very tasty and a lot of choices with. All in all an unique place to stay, If we were going again we would choose this hotel one more time.

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Additional Information about ARN Aruna Hotel

Address: Cankurtaran Mah. Ahirkapi Sok No 74, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — ARN Aruna Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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