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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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Ranked #401 of 883 hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Sydney, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Zwijndrecht, The Netherlands
3 reviews 3 reviews
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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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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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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
2 reviews
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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

I stayed in Aruna hotel for a week. Out stay was good overall and the hotel staff and management was good and helping. Most of them understood and spoke English to some extent which as I came to realise is quite uncommon. I had lost watch at the airport and the hotel helped me lodge a complain to get it... More

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Luton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here just 2 days ago, we only stayed one night but if we go back to Istanbul again I would be happy to stay there again. Room and bathroom was very clean, really enjoyed our stay there and they even packed a breakfast for us to take as we left before breakfast was served.:)

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

If you are expecting a four star hotel or a boutique hotel (usually understood as a unique, intimate and luxurious hotel) then you are going to be disappointed. It is a small hotel 2 mins walk from the corniche and a few minutes walk from the major tourist attractions like the Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace and Hagia Sophia. It is... More

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Additional Information about ARN Aruna Hotel

Also Known As:
Aruna Hotel Istanbul
Address: Cankurtaran Mah. Ahirkapi Sok No 74, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#65 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#230 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — ARN Aruna Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
ARN Aruna Hotel is one of the newest jewels of the Old City (Sultanahmet) / Istanbul. The hotel is located in the heart of the historic peninsula "Old City". It is only 5 minutes walking distance away from the must-seen treasures of the area such as Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Hippodrome, Basilica Cistern, Grand and Spice Bazaar etc... ARN Aruna is a brand new hotel with exclusive interior decoration and its 16 carefully, well designed and elegantly decorated rooms (5 Suites "3 of them with Turkish Bath and 2 with Jacuzzi", 7 Deluxe Double and 2 Deluxe Triple and 2 Deluxe Single rooms) for the comfort of its guests, an indoor restaurant and a terrace café bar where you can enjoy watching the unique Bosphorus and the Marmara Sea as well as the Asian Side of Istanbul. ... more   less 
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