We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 917 Istanbul hotels

White House Hotel Istanbul

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Alemdar Mahallesi Catalcesme Sokak no:21 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added White House Hotel Istanbul to your Saves list
White House Hotel Istanbul
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
98%
Ranked #5 of 917 hotels in Istanbul
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Nikki C Cirencester, United Kingdom
  • Overview
  • Reviews (2,003)
  • Photos (463)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Amenities
  • Q&A (1)
  • Room tips (265)
  • Location
  • More
true
Write a Review

2,003 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    1,735
    236
    30
    2
    0
See reviews for
445
939
134
71
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (265)
Date | Rating
  • Arabic first
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Cirencester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is my first ever review of a hotel- we had such a great stay at The White House that I wanted to recommend it to others. It's hard to find a hotel that will accommodate a family of 4 in one room so we were delighted that it wasn't a compromise on anything else. The email communications and courtesy... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Stamford, Connecticut
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here for three nights. The location in the Old City is perfect for exploring. The hotel was beautiful, clean and the staff made you feel like you were staying with family. We can not say enough about the staff that runs this hotel. There is nothing in America that compares to the hospitality we received. Overall, great hotel... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
London, United Kingdom
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
19 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here for two nights. The location in Sultanahmet is perfect for exploring the nearby mosques, and the Grand Bazaar, and there is a tram stop within walking distance to reach the other attractions. We were given an upgraded room in the lobby. Note that the normal double rooms which we saw looked on the small side. My main... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Luton, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My wife & I revisited the Hotel with her brother & Sister-in-law and were still amazed by the welcome given to us. There have been a few changes around the hotel with new pedestrian precincts but the inside is still a peaceful retreat from the hustle & bustle around Istanbul. The hotel is ideally situated for walking around Sultanhamet and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
West Orange, New Jersey
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We (three) had a wonderful experience in this hotel. The rooms were super clean and comfortable. The location couldn't be better as it was 5 minutes from some of the important sites in Istanbul's old city. It has also a great location for excellent restaurants. The staff was very attentive. I would stay in this hotel again.

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Denver, Colorado
Top Contributor
195 reviews 195 reviews
65 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed at the White House Hotel on our honeymoon and we were thrilled with every aspect of the hotel. They are not an "elite" high end hotel.. and they do a very good job of letting you know that they are not a fancy hotel...but what they are is a hotel that does a great job... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Roma
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Average hotel in a very good location (Sultanamet, 5 minutes walking distance from the Agia Sophia and the Blu Mosque). Quite clean and nicely decorated (even though a bit heavy baroque furnitures and object). Wonderful staff, very kind and helpful. Good breakfat on the terrace, but nothig special. The real problem was the too small, oppressive and narrow room. Overall,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Byron, Minnesota
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here as a solo female traveler and this will be my “go to” property whenever I am in Istanbul. Right after I made my reservation the GM reached out to me to let me know that this is a smaller property, not a big chain type hotel with all the amenities. I appreciated that he reached out just... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 7
Brisbane
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very handy location, excellent service from the most courteous, helpful and friendly staff. Clean, comfortable rooms with authentic breakfast included. Transfer from the airport is included one way and tours and tourist information was provided by the staff.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we liked everything about the hotel. I stayed 6 nights in the hotel, the location of the hotel was excellent, all tourist attractions like Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque are 2 to 5 minutes walking distance, apart from this, the tram station was very near. The staff was very friendly and co-operative specially Mr. Omar, Ms. Figen & Ms.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage White House Hotel Istanbul, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to White House Hotel Istanbul? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about White House Hotel Istanbul

Address: Alemdar Mahallesi Catalcesme Sokak no:21 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Phone Number:
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — White House Hotel Istanbul 4*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Tingo, Travelocity, Hotels.com, BookingOdigeoWL and Venere so you can book your White House Hotel Istanbul reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

463 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (451)
Viewed
Room/suite (122)
Viewed
View from room (9)
Viewed
Bathroom (37)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (59)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Dining (42)
Viewed
Family/play areas (3)
Viewed
Other (178)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (13)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (7)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in
any neighborhood
in Istanbul with
any amenities

Amenities

Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Istanbul #5 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul #8 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul #20 Business Hotel in Istanbul
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
White House Hotel Istanbul is located in the heart of the historical peninsula and it is within walking distance to Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace, Archeology Museum, the Basilica Cistern, Grand Bazaar, Spice Bazaar, the Millennium Stone and Byzantine Hippodrome, which are the most important landmarks of the city. White House Hotel Istanbul is the ideal starting place for exploring this Ottoman capital city's endless historical sites, museums, restaurants, clubs and shops. ... more   less 
Number of rooms
22

Questions & Answers

Here’s what questions travelers have asked, with answers from representatives of White House Hotel Istanbul and other travelers.
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from White House Hotel Istanbul staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer