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Samir Hotel-Old City Istanbul

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Buyu Resitpasa Caddesi Ahmet Suayip Sokak | No: 22 Sehzadebasi, Istanbul 34470, Turkey
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Ranked #553 of 883 hotels in Istanbul
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013
abdul92 Bradford, England, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bradford, England, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

First time in Istanbul Stayed 10 days, We were very happy with this hotel and friendly staff, Good location, 15min walk to blue mosque, Will use this Hotel again. Wi Fi connection is okish Abdul. From westyorkshire UK

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
14 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

We had booked two rooms here for a short New Year break, throughTravel Republic. On arrival we were told that the hotel was full for that night and we should leave our luggage there and sleep at another hotel a few streets away! Staff were indifferent, although they did send someone with us to find the other hotel where we... More

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Zenica, Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bosnia and Herzegovina
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

It was average hotel with very tiny walls so you could speak with your neighbors trough the walls. Window view was bad,and everything else is ok.Hotel is close to the old center of the city and clean.Food was ok.

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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

Located in a busy place, surrounded by shops, safe to walk around at night. Good breakfast, poor net connection. Clean and tidy rooms with hot water.

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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2012

i have been in istanbul in last january and i stayed in samir hotel , it was good place , the location is really good , 10 min walking to Sultan Hassan and Aya Sofia and grand bazzar , you also can find alot of restaurant , they staff was really nice and helpful specially mustafa , he gave us... More

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Moscow, Russia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
21 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2012

I would normally give a hotel like this an "average" rating, because it does have its good points, but I felt that at around 80 euros a night it was severely overpriced. It's a 15 minute walk to the main sites, but I wouldn't choose this area again - it's teeming with low-quality clothes retailers who continually pester every foreign-looking... More

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Top Contributor
109 reviews 109 reviews
52 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2012

This hotel has an excellent location and is very good value considering the rate. Very clean rooms. The english of several of the staff is not that good but they are friendly and helpful. The breakfast buffet is basic but full of stuff that is good for you. I.e. no bacon or greasy sausages but lots of fresh vegetables and... More

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Fort Worth, Texas
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61 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2011

Near the tram line which is a must in Istanbul. Walking distance to Grand Bazar. Nice rooms and a good breakfast.

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5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2011

nice workers but their english were very weak - very bad breakfast-good location

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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2011

Excellent reception and service. Very professional and friendly staff especially the Manager Mr. Ahmet. Rooms are comfortable and so clean. Location is within walking distance from all major attractions,tram station,restaurants,shops. A beautiful, small hotel with a warm, welcoming atmosphere I enjoyed the buffet breakfast of local cuisine We will definitely stay there again. Thank you. keith

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Also Known As:
Samir Hotel-Old City Istanbul Hotel Istanbul
Samir Hotel-Old City Istanbul Hotel
Address: Buyu Resitpasa Caddesi Ahmet Suayip Sokak | No: 22 Sehzadebasi, Istanbul 34470, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#110 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Samir Hotel-Old City Istanbul 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This 4-star hotel in Istanbul is a 10-minute walk from the St Sophia Museum and the Blue Mosque. It offers air-conditioned rooms with satellite TV. Free Wi-Fi is available.Rooms at the Samir Hotel have a minibar, a private bathroom and a work desk.Guests can enjoy authentic, local cuisine at the restaurant. The hotel also has a bar which serves hot and cold drinks and refreshments. ... more   less 
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