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Byzas Hotel

Kadirga Liman Caddesi Bardakci Sokak No:1 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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Byzas Hotel
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Ranked #303 of 883 Istanbul B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

It is difficult to find the hotel, so if you're trying to find it look/ask for Ziya Baba restaurant and it's there. You go to the travel agent next door to check in. This was done very efficiently but they said that they've turned some of the rooms into apartments so now have only 4 rooms. The staff in the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

Firstly not a hotel but B&B, however if you want a cheap room with breakfast it is ideal. Has everything you need for a pleasant stay if you don't mind basic accommodation and is in a quiet less touristy part of Istanbul. If you like luxury don't stay here. Breakfast in attached restaurant round corner is of the Turkish variety... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

It is a very simple and clean hotel thats worth it. Safe neighbourhood and you can have breakfast in a traditional authentic turkish restaurant downstairs at very good non tourist prices with local people, we also had our evening meal their very prompt service and clean, family run which makes all the diference. Sultan Ahmet mosque etc 200 metres... The... More 

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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81 hotel reviews
227 helpful votes 227 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

There are good and bad things to say about our stay at Hotel Byzas. First of all, it is not a hotel, I would say it is more accurate to say that you are staying in a room on a B&B basis. We booked this on Booking.com as a 'hotel' but have found on a number of occasions that their... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

Accommodation is excellent. we stayed from 29 may till 2 June. All major places are near by, although you need to travel 200 meter upward to reach to SultanAhmet tram station. Service is at par, but you can find few minor issues here and there. one of the clean staff is half mad and he has thrown our paper bag... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013 via mobile

All the saff very nice an helpfull. It is a very simple and clean hotel that worth it. Safe neiborhood and you can have breakfast in a traditional turkish restaurant with local people also. That for me makes all the diference. In the hotel's street you will find local stores, barber shop, coffea shops and not turistic prices! The only... More 

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Gradara, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013 via mobile

Byzas Hotel is located at only 5 minutes walking from Blue Mosque and Aya Sofia. Room wasn't big but it was clean and bathroom was quite large with everything we needed. Good breakfast; wi-fi was available for the guest. The man at the reception was very kind and happy to help us.

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Ottawa
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34 hotel reviews
184 helpful votes 184 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

Byzas is a great b&b find, geting many top scores. But it suffers for sleep quality which can be rough. The double bed was actually two unattached single beds pushed together, so they slide apart and cause discomfort. Additionally, the pillows are skimpy and neck pain can occur. Most importantly though, the walls were very thin and with a loud... More 

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Zagreb, Croatia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

Small family hotel, although it is actually more rooms with private bathroom. The location is good, a few minutes walk from the Blue Mosque, a bit hilly. The rooms are simple, with no TV, in our room was the air conditioning and electric kettle. It was a bit chilly, heating is an electric heater, and a longer time to warm... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012 via mobile

it is located behind the blue mosque. one minute walking. rooms are clean. breakfast is ok. owner ready to help to resrve for u any tour or taxi. the only inconvenient is that our room was on the street which is a bit noisy in the afternoon. reception doesnt open 24h so for your early check out and late check... More 

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