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Hotel Novano

Akbiyik Cad. No:74 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
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    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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Milton, Canada
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed there three nights at end of September 2014. Enjoyed my stay. Very convenient location, close to Blue Mosque. Comfortable and very clean, excellent staff. Great breakfasts. Good value for money. Good Wi-Fi. Not a luxury hotel, but everything most travelers would need. Safe area.

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Orlando, Florida
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110 reviews 110 reviews
16 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I visited Turkey on a cruise and decided to stay a couple of extra days. The hotel in very now and modern. The rooms were very clean and the bathroom wasn't too small. We arrived early and they were happy to hold our bags while we roamed the streets. We were able to get into our room... More

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Newport Beach, Ca
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mahir has greeted us every eve and morning, is so helpful, like having a full booking centre for all activities, events, and dining. Today Mahir helped us with our cruise on the Bosphorus Cruise,, planned our dinner overlooking the Blue Mosque, and our room is magnificent. It is very safe, as the hotels work together very well and this street... More

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Bowraville, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Beautiful hotel. Friendly and helpful staff who even made phone calls to help us with our other travel when we couldn't sort it. Fantastic breakfast. WiFi was excellent. A great location . We walked to all the major tourist attractions. Superbly clean. Thank you to all Novano staff. Myffie and Greg from Australia

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Lissone, Italy
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

PROS: The staff is very kind and helpful in suggesting us what-to-do and where-to-eat in Istanbul. They understand also a little bit of Italian. We weren't able to find an Istanbulkart (the magnetic card to use for the public transport, such as tram or ship), and the kind receptionist gave us his own card as a gift. This act of... More

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Hong Kong, China
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31 reviews 31 reviews
28 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Our home for four nights, the Novano has an unbeatable location. The central attractions are all within easy walking distance, as are hundreds of restaurants, small shops and tram and bus stops. Our room was small but clean and fully functional, with a small French balcony overlooking the mostly quiet street. Breakfast was served in the basement; this was somewhat... More

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42 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Stayed here for 3 days in august and would highly recommend it if you are looking to stay around sultanahmet. Located 10mins walk from the sultanahmet tram stop, walking south through the park (literally walking between the hagia Sofia and blue mosque), its on the quiet end of a street full of bars and restaurants. It's not hard to find... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I was expecting low performance from this hotel as it was the only one with available rooms the time that all Istanbul was fully booked, but was really surprised how the hotel is nice and the stuff was really helpful and polite starting with the manager who is taking care of the hotel himself to smallest employee there. I will... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Pro's: clean, neat, good service, comfortable, good breakfasts, good value. A special thanks to Mahir for helping us book our bus ticket - going beyond the call of duty and even offering the use of his private credit card. Allie also helped us when we asked for extra bedding. Con: room is small, but I believe that is normal for... More

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Mossel Bay
18 reviews 18 reviews
15 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I stayed in the hotel for the third time during July 2013 and once again it was a pleasant and relaxing experience. Excellent value for money. The staff members (reception and dining room) are very friendly and helpful, you always feel welcome when you enter the hotel. The breakfast was very good and the dining room neat and well decorated.... More

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Address: Akbiyik Cad. No:74 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 18
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