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3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Hocapasa Mah. Orhaniye Cad No 40-42 | Sirkeci, Istanbul 34112, Turkey
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Ranked #440 of 789 Istanbul B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Clean teeny tiny room with a semi broken toilet, three curtains missing and no door on the shower. 5 foot bathroom with toilet, sink and shower. Friendly staff in great location. Ok breakfast a d free wifi

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Zagreb, Croatia
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Never do not book this hotel over the net. They will CHEAT you. The hotel is terrible! I do not know if there are inspections in Istanbul, who gave them permission to work? We booked through the net, Shuttle from the airport is should be of the hotel. But, at an airport - no one came. I phone called four... More

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Zagreb, Croatia
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Never do not book this hotel over the net. They will CHEAT you. The hotel is terrible! I do not know if there are inspections in Istanbul, who gave them permission to work? We booked through the net, Shuttle from the airport is should be of the hotel. But, at an airport - no one came. I phone called four... More

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Moscow, Russia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Very good location is an advantage only. Dirty, small and noisy rooms. There were no table, no safe box, no mini bar and no tea-kettle in the room (however it was specified in web-site information). Once I returned in the evening and the door in my room was widely open. It was open the whole day long, the cleaning staff... More

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Penang, Malaysia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

We booked the hotel a month earlier however when we arrived on 1st May night after a long flight, we were told that our rooms have been cancelled as unable to charge our credit card. It was totally unacceptable as I booked rooms for other locations using same credit card and didn't encounter such problem. We were transferred to their... More

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Taipei, Taiwan
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11 hotel reviews
305 helpful votes 305 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

I checked in this hotel on 20 Apr and I checked out on 29 Apr. I was assigned the room 101. There is no table in the room. That was very unconvince when I need to use laptop. The Room and shower room are small and I felt very noisy because my room second floor and same side with the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Checked in to the Esen Hotel last week on our return to Canada from Antalya. It was evening and we were a little tired from all the travel. The hotel staff were helpful and we were pleasantly surprised when we were shown the hotel across the street was also part of the Esen. The rooms were tiny, but functional. Bathrooms... More

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Accra, Ghana
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

i was in istanbul for business all alone, i felt very secure with a very nice and helpful team the location is great ,exacttly what i need even from airport i came bysubway and tram ,and 2 minutes walking distancefrom tram to hotel ,the hotel bedroom small but very clean i dont think you cannot beat for this quality price... More

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Kuwait, Al Kuwayt, Kuwait
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

I have chosen this hotel coz I wanted to be close to bothbthe old city and to the galata area and ferry docks. They breakfast was good. The receptionist sadat was very helpful and speaks good english. ROOMS ARE SMALL. NO ELEVATOR.

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New York City, New York
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We stay at this hotel in August with two kits It is close to everything Compare to other hotels in Istanbul this was the best location Best view good people work there we never have any problem with them They try to help us any questions we have I recoment this hotel and next time I go to Istanbul I... More

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Address: Hocapasa Mah. Orhaniye Cad No 40-42 | Sirkeci, Istanbul 34112, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Esen Hotel 3*
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our hotel is in heart of old city of istanbul close all historical area walking distance from our hotel also bus station, tramn station, ferry station just a minute far from our hotel and marmaray station is afew steps far from hotel . there is free wi-fi traditional turkish breakfast 24 hours free hot drinks , free city map from reception . there to much bar and restaurant around our hotel and profesional staff is ready to help you 24 hours ... more   less 
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