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Elfida Suites

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No:20 Sehsuvarbey Mah. Kadirga Liman Cad. No:9 Kumkapi | Fatih, Istanbul 34400, Turkey (Formerly Amber Suites)
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Ranked #578 of 939 Hotels in Istanbul
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Halifax, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Istanbul in September and couldn't be more happier we decided to stay here :) The hotel is within walking distance of Blue Mosque and Grand Bazaar which was a plus, but it felt like home. After a long day of walking, it was so ideal to come back to our room. Very clean and tidy, all the hotel... More

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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

pros: strong wifi good location (10 min walk to blue mosque and the central area) rooms were clean staff were helpful cons: the actual neighbourhood the hotel is in is a little run down. breakfast was alright This hotel is a great inexpensive option to visit istanbul, you're getting what you pay for. Its no 4 or 5 star accommodations... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Our travel agent booked this place for us as a cheap-ish option...its a good location,easy walk to blue mosque and other sites but leaves a bit to be desired..the toilet would only flush a single time before needing to be repaired, told the staff about this daily, they would come and repair but would only work for one flush, then... More

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Littleton, Colorado
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123 reviews 123 reviews
19 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Made the arrangements through booking.com. Was looking for an inexpensive place to stay. They offer breakfast in the morning on the roof top. Great views, good choices for breakfast. For the price I can't really complain. The staff was helpful and friendly. They arranged a taxi and also could help if you wanted to book a day trip. If you... More

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Granada, Spain
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

We were reconducted to this filthy place on our arrival to the city. It is probably the worst hotel experience in my life. The neighbour is just a nightmare. The place was filthy and nothing semmed to be properly working, I claimed to get my shower fixed and nobody did it. The staff seemed to be part of some low... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

We didn't expect much as the price it reflects anyway firstable they gave us the room next to the desk where reception is every friki night the staff was so loud with the computer watching films ridiculous we had to scold them few times yes scold them like childs firts night while we were in bed we found a cockroach... More

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112 reviews 112 reviews
22 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

Room 402, leaking smelly ceiling, no shower door, gaping hole in bathroom leading to waste pipes, dirty toilet and shower( dirty when we arrived and not cleaned whilst there ), old dirty tv not working properly, no tea and coffee making, poor internet connection, no milk at breakfast at 8am, dairy foods and meat left the night before near a... More

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Pasadena, California
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

This review is very much so over due, but I just wanted to share a really great story I had with this hotel. I went to Turkey with my brother as our graduation presents from my parents (Thanks Mom and Dad)! My brother lived in Guatemala as a member of the Peace Corps so we had to coordinate our flights... More

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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

Overall, hotel was very nice. My wife an I had good time there. Hotel staff were very polite, friendly and helpful in every way. Rooms were cleaned daily. Breakfast was so so, not bad at all, but a bit uniform. Location of hotel is good and safe and close to every major attraction in Istanbul. Price was more than affordable... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013 via mobile

I found this hotel very nice for family because it is safe and very clean. People working there are very friendly and kind and always help in anything we ask.its very small but very neat and all major service available:free Internet, free extra bed,safety box ,bathroom, hair dryer, etc.the hotel location in the center of istanbul old town, close to... More

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Address: No:20 Sehsuvarbey Mah. Kadirga Liman Cad. No:9 Kumkapi | Fatih, Istanbul 34400, Turkey (Formerly Amber Suites)
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Elfida Suites 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Amber Hotel Istanbul

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