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Duran Apart

Ebussud Cad. Hocapasa Cami Sk. No:7 | Sirkeci - Fatih, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Duran Apart is near Sirkeci Station (5min), you can also go to several monument, markets or riverside by foot this is the best location, downtown in sultanahmet. Owner Ahmet is very welcoming, smiling and kind. Don't hesitate to go this place and ask him for any suggest. This week was wonderful =)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Great and I would even say strategic location! All the greatest sites in Istanbul are within a walking reach, Duran Apart being surrounded by street restaurants of the kind you'd only find in Istanbul, not to mention the Hafiz Mustafa restaurant, 90 seconds away, which sells the tastiest sweets in the world. Ever. The staff in Duran Apart is really... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

+location, everything is near, restaurants, shopping and monuments +staff, service was awesome and and the staff members all of them were more than helpful and kind +"living room"/lobby of the hotel, shisha, food, tea, company, chatting with staff members +price with that quality - I really can't say any negative comments about Duran aparts :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Duran Apart has the best possible location in Istanbul. It is in the middle of Sultanahmet just a walk away from famous locations (Topkapi, Hagia Sophia, Spice Bazaar, Grand Bazaar etc.). There is also a lot of restaurants where to eat kebab, turkish shops and places nearby like hamam. The Hotel is small and cosy with Turkish atmosphere. Our room... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

Excellent location in the middle of all the action in traditional Turkish atmosphere. Ahmet the very welcoming owner is extremely helpful. You don't need Google, Ahmet knows everything. Just ask him. He goes out of his way to serve and help you. The facilty is not a 5 star hotel but extremely clean and accomodating. Surrounded by lovely traditional Turkish... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Hotel has a very nice owner, who made our stay in Istanbul better. Mr. Ahmet really takes good care of his guests. Hotel is clean and appartments are big enough. Each room has two beds, one has a doubke bed and another two single beds. In that room there is a small kitchen but since you can get good and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

A very frendly, small, family owned hotel in the center of Old Istanbul. Frendly staff, very close to all the sights (Hagia Sofia, Blue Bosque,...), you can get turkish coffee and shisa. Close to the tram, close to Spice bazar, restaurants,...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

Excellent Location. Great Value for Money. Hi Speed Wi-Fi. If you are going to spend the entire day out sight seeing, you dont need anything more. No Frills. { There was some comment earlier by someone complaining about the close proximity of a Mosque and loud prayers - On this issue I would like to state that the gentleman saying... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

Duran Apart has a great location. Few minute walk from Aya Sophia, Blue mosque, Topkapi palace, ferries to the Asian side, spice market, Grand Bazar.....Restaurants in small streets around the apartments are good and cheap. Rooms are clean and big enough. The owner is great. Very kind and always ready to help you.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

When i first turned up at the Duran Apartments I was unsure what I had booked, but I had heard good reviews. Amit, the owner, had a surprisingly good room waiting for myself and my business partner. We slept very well and enjoyed the free internet and great location. There are fantastic little streets all around the Apartments and great... More 

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With so many unmissable attractions within a mere stroll of each other – and all set around the site of an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to retain an air of peace and calm. It offers visitors a significantly less celebrated but nonetheless pleasant network of quaint lanes and side streets, majestic panoramas of the Bosphorus, and an impressive assortment of accommodation options for all budgets and tastes.
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