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Rast Hotel

3.0 of 5 Boutique Hotel   |   Binbirdirek Mah. Klodfarer Cad. No:4 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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Ranked #126 of 886 hotels in Istanbul
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
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London, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We have just returned from four fabulous days in Istanbul having stayed in this small gem of a hotel in the Sutanahmet district (old city), within ten minutes walking distance of some of this great city's key landmarks, and only five minutes stroll from the nearest tram stop from where the rest of both the European and Asian sections were... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stayed in Istanbul for 3 nights and booked Rast Hotel based on trip advisor reviews. The location is perfect for Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Grand Bazaar, Basilica Cistern,Topkapi Palace all within a 10 min walking distance and a 30 min walk to Egyptian spice markets plus the sea shore. The rooms had a street view and the level 6... More

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Annandale, Virginia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
27 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying in Sultanahmet puts you in the middle of most everything you want to see in Istanbul -- and the Rast Hotel is a great place to stay in this region. Quiet enough to sleep well at night, but only a short walk to Aya Sophia, the Blue Mosque, Basilica Cistern, Constantine's Column, and all of the other sites in... More

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Sarnia, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a hotel, drawn up in the Turkish style. The rooms are clean and comfortable. The location of the hotel is outstanding. The service at the front desk is very accommodating and informative. The breakfast is excellent and the service of Sevgi, in particular, is friendly and forthcoming. She is a definitive asset to the hotel and is a... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a fantastic hotel, just of the main road to the Grand Bazaar other and attractions. The decor of the hotel is very Boutique and in keeping with the character of the hotel. Room 504 has spectacular views of the main street, trams up and down, lovely to sit on small balcony and people watch. The restaurant has views of... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location, views from the terrace restaurant and the friendliness of the staff cannot be beaten. The lobby was undergoing some renovation while we were staying and the room are a bit on the small side but everything else was spot on! The free shuttle from the airport (for those staying more than 3 nights) was easily set up by... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's no better hotel in Istambul: it's in the middle of all the sites-blue mosque, haiga sophia, bazaar-, the staff helps a lot, the facility is very clean and nice. I'll be back one day to Istanbul and I'll stay at the same hotel.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This trip was a little unusual for us in that our whole week trip was just one city. How glad we were to pick a hotel that met all expectations of what was advertised--nice rooms, great views of the Hagia Sofia and the Blue Mosque, close proximity to many things that the Sultanahmet district has to offer, and not a... More

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63 reviews 63 reviews
34 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

You can't beat this hotel's location in Istanbul - its within walking distance of almost everything. Its on the tram line and makes getting in from Ataturk Airport very easy and affordable. We stayed for 4 nights and availed of the free shuttle collection from the airport which was great. OK, the hotel is a bit old, its a bit... More

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Commack, New York
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

This Hotel not only has prime location,easy to walk to the shops, blue mosque and the bazaar but also great customer service. i stayed here last year and I am half Turkish ( my father is turkish) my turkish is not that great but all the gentlemen that worked at the hotel were just so friendly and VERY helpful! They... More

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Also Known As:
Rast Hotel Istanbul
Rast Boutique Hotel
Address: Binbirdirek Mah. Klodfarer Cad. No:4 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites
Hotel Style:
#81 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#93 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#214 Business Hotel in Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Rast Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
At this perfectly located hotel, you can enjoy your breakfast every morning while admiring the spectacular views of the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Bosphorus and Princess Islands. Most of the old city's attractions, including Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque, the Grand Bazaar and the Topkapi Palace, are practically on your doorstep. After exploring these great sites, come back and feel the warm and kind atmosphere at the Rast Hotel. ... more   less 
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