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Senatus Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Akbiyik Caddesi No 40 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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Ranked #52 of 920 Hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Geneva, Switzerland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
21 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Senatus hotel Good hotel, but with a couple of flaws My husband and I stayed here for six nights in early September when we visited Istanbul. Senatus is a pretty good choice. Its location in Sultanahmet - just a block from the Blue Mosque and the Agia Sophia - makes it an ideal base for exploring, most of which you... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect spot 2-3 min walk to all the must see spots (incl Blue Mosque, Basilica Cistern & Hagia Sophia), excellent & clean room.... plus really attentive service. We had our tour plans all sorted easily with trusted guides. Highly recommend!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My 7 wonderful days at Istanbul was in Senatus hotel,its alive area ,i like their rooms,their service ,nice breakfast they have. good access for the markets and the sea is also near from there,i can say simple word about that hotel "Amazing" ...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was so nice hotel and stuff .. really we feel like a family and friends .. every comfort things I found in Senatus hotel .. elevator, breakfas and room service all are great ..the stuff has a good dealing and kind with full of humanity .. special thx for "canberk" cuz he was like a bro there .. and... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is a small charming boutique hotel - very central in Sultanahmet, you can reach everything easily by walking. The hotel is very nice and clean, Breakfast is average., but maybe because I am a foodie, regardless even as a vegetarian you will have choices. The whole staff and the service are excellent and beyond words. Its like you... More

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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was pleasantly surprised that the staff spoke English. The staff are very helpful and nice. They went out of their way to make our stay a memorable one. The breakfast is better than most of the 5 star hotels I've visited. Great location. Lovely helpful staff and good food (2 thumps up)

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel is very close to Sultan Ahmet (Topkapi, Yerebatan Sarnici, Aya Sofya and many more) which is a great advantage. The room is normally quiet and clean. The shower, the most important part of a hotel, is very clean and nice. Television is limited to turkish broadcast. The breakfast is normal. The staff is very friendly, but Canberk is superb.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Senatus is right at the heart of the beautiful historic part of istanbul, just a few minutes walk from the Blue Mosque, buzzing restaurants and bazaars. We had an enjoyable and comfortable stay with great service. The hotel's restaurant is also definitely worth trying! We would also like to say a big thankyou to the guys at reception for helping... More

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suburbs of philadelphia, pa
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I have both traveled extensively and took a lot of time to review hotels prior to booking. We love to get a good deal for our value and that we did. The Senatus is a small boutique hotel. The rooms are extremely clean and modern; we were even upgraded without even asking. I'm extremely picky with cleanliness... More

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Madrid, Spain
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5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On arriving we found out our reservation had a problem (I had booked 3 nights in June instead of July by mistake). The manager, Çan, solved it right away and he even sent us to a superior room, with a view to the lovely street and every amenity you can need. The hotel is located few meters away from all... More

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Address: Akbiyik Caddesi No 40 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Senatus Hotel 3*
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