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Galata La Bella Hotel

4.0 of 5 Arapcamii Mah.Erguvan Sok. No:1 | Beyoglu, Istanbul 34421, Turkey
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

this hotel has the best location, you able to come around everywhere, the hotel and the staff is very nice and helpful. you take the tunnel train to istiklal caddesi which is a minute from the hotel. the train bus is 2 minutes from the hotel and the same is galata bridge. we stayed here twice, once in january 2014... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

This hotel has a brilliant location just a short walk from Galata Tower, the Tunnel & also Galata bridge. It has small but comfortable rooms which we found great. The only complaint we have is that some of the linen had a few small holes in it, but everything else was completely fine! Make sure you head up to the... More 

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

This hotel is very conveniently located and has kind staff who make you feel very welcome as their visitor. Breakfast is variated and very good of taste. best part of the hotel is the restaurant on the top floor. this had good food, nice staff and an amazing view on Istanbul! Despite all these positive aspects I will probably not... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Great place to stay. Very nice and friendly staff. Worth a note, parking can be little difficult but the staff are at hand to help shift cars in the morning and I'm the evening. Also worth a note, if you are travelling, little difficult to find, must ask some locals.

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We were pleasantly surprised with the room. Nice size, and looked as though it was newly renovated. The roof terrace bar was great for evening drinks before or after dinner. The breakfast was good to get you started for the day. Staff were very attentive and friendly. Location was fantastic. Would definitely stay here again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Okay so where do I start? This hotel has some good things about it but a lot of bad things about it too. The hotel is located in a very narrow street and is extremely difficult to get to. We had a baby with us so we hired a car but it took us three hours to find this place.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I hardly give bad reviews but i am sorry that i dont have anything to say positive about this hotel apart from staff is friendly and food in the restaurant was good and reasonable . We stayed here for 6 nights and our room was vacumed only once even that i asked them to vaccum our room . Rooms are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We stayed at this beautifull and friendly hotel with our five month old baby and we asked for a baby bed. Instead we got a room with a double and a single bed. This left little room for us, as the room was tiny. But the restaurant at the roof was very convenient for us and the view from the... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

The location is convenient--1 minute waking to the funicular up to istiklal and 2 minutes from the tram to sultanahmet. Unfortunately, that is the best i can say. The breakfast was bare bones, and they were woefully short on seats for guests, making strangers sit together. The manager or owner was occupying a full table himself but was reluctant to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The hotel hospitality was amazing, we had a wonderful time and the services was excellent specially with a great thanks goes to the receptionist Yunus which he helped us a lot during our staying in the hotel.. and not forgetting a thanks goes to Hakki

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Address: Arapcamii Mah.Erguvan Sok. No:1 | Beyoglu, Istanbul 34421, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > Beyoğlu , New City / Taksim
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Galata La Bella Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 27
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#178 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul

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