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Blue Istanbul Hotel

Binbirdirek Caddesi Dizdariye Cesme Sokak No 49 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kotka, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Travelled with my wife. We both wanted to pay a visit over there and finally we had a chance to do it. Booked this hotel from web, everything went well. We booked a room with a sea view. The reception staff were sorry to tell us that there was problems with hot water during that weekend and another thing was... More 

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Bahrain
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Any body would like to book this hotel be Very Careful they will fraud your credit card and I had very bad experience I want there with my family and they say there is no room available and they deduct amount from my credit card wan I contact them they say it's on hold and will refund it back after... More 

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Belmopan, Belize
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is not fancy but for the price and location it has value. The first night we got there we were given a room in the basement and it did not have any window, so it was dark. We asked to be moved given that when we made the original reservation we were confirmed an upper room with a... More 

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Kragujevac, Serbia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Hotel is nice, especially sea view rooms. Rooms are VERY small, so keep that in mind. I dont care about that, but some people might. Every room is functional with nice bathroom, big bed and with what you need to prepare coffee and tea (complimentary form hotel). We booked over booking.com. Although we booked rooms in basement for cheap as... More 

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johannesburg
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

I had booked a group at this hotel based on the excellent reviews and the fact that it is away from bars and clubs and very close to the major tourist attractions. The location is fantastic It is in an old part of the city and very traditional with narrow winding roads and a ten minute walk will bring you... More 

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Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

This hotel is located near all famous atraction.Staf in hotel is very frendly.They are always ready for help.Brekfast was very good and cleaness of hotel is on good level. Near this hotel you can find a good restaurant for dinner or launch.Man from reception is recomended.

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Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

I was looking for a convenient place to stay so I could see sights like Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque, Topkapı Palace, etc. This hotel was great for location. On top of that, the hotel staff were the best. They are young, great at what they do, proficient in English, and helpful to the extreme. I even got multiple e-mails... More 

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Bursa, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We stayed at this hotel in January 2015. We booked 2 rooms, a double and single. The rooms were very clean, small but cosy. We didn't spend much time in the rooms so their sizes really were not important. The location of the hotel was great - at walking distance to the Sultanahment area and tramvay stops. We actually booked... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

First night I got the suite. That was a nice surprise. Living room with sofa's and a small well equipped kitchen. Even a laundry machine. Big balcony with a wiev over the Marmara Lake. The second night my double room was ready. Not so big but nice and clean. Nice bathroom with everything you need for your personal hygiene. Nice... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Arrived at the hotel to a warm welcome and was told we were getting upgraded to a suite which was situated next door in the annex. Before being taken to our room we were given a lot of very useful information and a map of sultanahmet. The suite was very nice and had a living room with a couple of... More 

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Sultanahmet
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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