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Hotel Broken Column

4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Cankurtaran Mah. Akbiyik Cad. No:45 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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Ranked #56 of 789 Istanbul B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 weeks 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Calgary, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The best part of this hotel would be the location. It is right behind the Blue Mosque and Aya Sophia. The restaurants on the street surrounding the hotel were decent. Although the rooms were equipped with AC it didn't work well. Our room was also located directly above the restaurant and the main street which were quite noisy. The biggest... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We selected Broken Column Hotel as result of Trip Advisor reviews and because we just liked the name. We were delighted with our choice and stayed four nights in total. Perfect location for visiting all the old city sites as well as easy access to the tram for going further afield. Our room was very clean and comfortable and certainly... More

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Moscow, Russia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
22 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We've checked in to hotel around 12 pm and they told us that room was available and we honestly liked it a lot! We left our luggage, locked our money and passports in the safe deposit box and left some stuff on top of the deposit box like medicine and other necessities. Since we've been in Istanbul already and did... More

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Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Hotel Broken Column is in a great location just a block from the Arasta Bazaar and minutes from the tram stop in the heart of Sultanahmet. Enjoy a bountiful Turkish breakfast on the rooftop lounge overlooking the Sea of Marmara and you can also relax here at the end of the day as the sun sets. The rooms are a... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We were looking for a reasonable hotel that could accommodate our group of friends and booked the Hotel Broken Column based on Trip Advisor reviews. I was really just looking for a location close to the Old City and a good price. We were totally thrilled with the hotel. The location was not just good but amazing! The street was... More

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Sulphur, Louisiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014 via mobile

Booked sight unseen but very happy with this accommodation. Location cannot be beat. Very reasonable rates and staff offered very good suggestions for us. No elevator. Not recommended for mobility impaired but then neither is Istanbul

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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 via mobile

This is a wonderful and fairly inexpensive boutique hotel in the heart of Sultanahmet. The Blue Mosque along with many attractions and restaurants are all within walking distance. The staff, especially Cengiz spoke great english and was a wealth of information when it came to setting up tours or where to eat. The rooms are nice, clean and a bit... More

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Kocani, Republic of Macedonia
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Nicely Decorated, AWESOME HOSPITALITY , VERY Friendly , Beautiful, Clean Rooms and a breakfast with a fantastic VIEW. I would definitely choose this hotel again when i visit Istanbul. Zorica, Macedonia

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

The staff in this hotel is very friendly and helped us out with everything. The rooms are small but clean and nicely decorated! What surprised us the most was the breakfast at the rooftop with a stunning view over the Bosphorus river. The breakfast was a large variety of bread, eggs, cornflakes, fresh fruits and sweets. Even fresh pommegranate juice... More

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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

We were bought over by the reviews that Hotel Broken Column had a great breakfast spread and had great views of the Bosporus Sea from their Terrace and selected it because of this mainly. Breakfast The variety in the breakfast spread would be considered great, if you stay 1 night or max 2 nights at the hotel. By our third... More

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Address: Cankurtaran Mah. Akbiyik Cad. No:45 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Broken Column 4*
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The Broken Column Hotel serving in heart of historical peninsula with lux rooms, indoor restaurant and terrace bar & restaurant (with magnificent Bosphours view) with friendly staff. ... more   less 
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