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Agora Guesthouse

Cankurtaran Mah. Ak Biyik Cad. Amiral Tafdil Sok. No:6 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34122, Turkey (Sultanahmet - Old City)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here on 2 separate occasions when in Istanbul…. We enjoy the 1st stay so much we decided to stay a 2nd time at the end of our trip. We stayed in a private double room which was clean and comfortable and the location is very central…. Very close to the Blue Mosque and all surrounding tourist sites. Outside... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The staff gave amazing advice to better enjoy Istanbul. The location of the building allows to visit all the main museums at walking distance. The rooms are always clean and the lockers for personal belongings are truly useful

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was a woman traveling solo. I had read great reviews about this place so I took my chances and stayed for 8 days, and I was not disappointed. Helpful friendly staff, made me feel right at home. Bed was comfortable and the air conditioner worked perfectly. Breakfast was just fine. It provided the guess with a variety of choices... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When you on the roof, You may feel You are the on the cloud. And The breakfast was so delicious. Maybe I ate 1 kg of pound cakes.... So delicious Id like to go once more to Istanbul once more. maybe I'll be here someday with my lover!! :D

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed here four times in the past four months. I stay in the mixed dorm in the basement, which is spacious, lots of storage, comfy beds. Very close to Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia, a 10 minute walk from Sultanahmet tram stop. Delightful rooftop terrace with views over the Bosphorus to Asian side. Breakfast is delicious, I love... More

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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was my first time visiting Istanbul, and I chose this hostel for the convenient location, fair price, and great reviews from other travellers. The description of the direction was a bit tricky but it wasn't that hard to find. It is right beside a travel agency. I stayed in the female dorm-room for 3 nights in mid-May, and I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent location, great price with superb Turkish breakfasts on the terrace facing the Bosphorus strait. During the night you can have fun without going out. If you are tired or want to save some money join other guests on the rooftop to drink, play guitar or have a chat. I have met some interesting people over there including the staff... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed for 4 nights at the Agora in June. The perfect location to visit the museums, Topkapi Palace and Hagia Sophia in historic old town. Next to the street where Four seasons Istanbul stands. Receptionist was very helpfull. Rooms were very clean and comfortable. There are a lot of good restaurants on the next street. There... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 6 nights. Right near the Old City on a quiet street near a wide variety of restaurants. Very clean with hot showers, plus the best hostel breakfast! A gorgeous roof top terrace overlooks the sea and Blue Mosque. The staff is pleasant and helpful. Made my visit to Istanbul that much better.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love this place. Stayed there on two occasions during our trip for three nights each time. It's a great location in Sultanhamet just minutes from both Blue Mosque and Aya Sofia. The terrace has great views of the Bosphorus and Sea of Mamara. The Agora has both private rooms and hostel-style dorm rooms. The private room we stayed in... More

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Address: Cankurtaran Mah. Ak Biyik Cad. Amiral Tafdil Sok. No:6 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet - Old City
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Agora Guesthouse & Hotel is a boutique hotel created for the savvy, modern traveler. An edgy feel, online and personal interaction, and a spectrum of available room types make the Agora experience unique to the individual. Depending on budget and lifestyle, guests can choose from a wide array of room types and amenities. Private rooms with private baths, wide screen TV with DVD player, air-conditioner, complimentary wireless Internet, mini bars, and direct-dial telephones and hair dryers.You will get to enjoy Agora’s home-made breakfasts which are served on the rooftop terrace overlooking the Bosphorus and the Asiatic part of Istanbul. Agora is youthful, high-style, and high-tech. Our rooms are simple, stylish, and inexpensive. We offer convenient accommodations for the hip and spendthrift traveler. In-the-know 18-40 year old international travelers and domestic travelers looking for modern, upscale accommodations on a budget will appreciate our variety of room types and options. Agora Guesthouse and Hotel is located in the heart of Istanbul, only steps away from the Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace and the Underground Cistern, 10 minutes walk to the Grand Bazaar and the Spice Market, 10 minutes drive to Taksim square. Agora Guesthouse and hotel is sure to be Turkey's best and when you stay you'll see that Agora has included all the small details to ensure a perfect stay. ... more   less 
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