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Kumru Hotel

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Kardirga Liman CAD Yusufaskin SOK No 6, Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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Ranked #25 of 933 Istanbul B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Kumru is a lovely boutique hotel situated in the old city of Sultanahmet and is a fun short walk to the main sites. We had booked two rooms and had a third booked for the following day as we were meeting up with a fellow traveller and for convenience we were all booked onto the same floor which meant one... More 

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Calgary
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The owners are very hospitable and helpful. Our room was small but clean and comfortable. There is a roof top dining area but we did not eat at the hotel during our stay. Well situated to walk to the main tourist areas as well as restaurants.

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Nuremberg, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice family run hotel in the heart of the old town. The hosts are very nice and friendly. Lots of history around, I suggest visiting the Little Hagia Sophia mosque in the vicinity of the hotel, a real beauty which is for some reasons neglected by the mainstream tourist crowds.

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Castellón de la Plana, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed for 3 nights and everything has been perfect. Thanks to the owner and to the people that work there. The breakfast if tasty and complete (fruit, vegetables, eggs, bread...) and the bed so confortable.

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White Plains, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

My entire family loved this place. The proprietors were extremely nice and very helpful in suggesting where to go and what to do. The rooms were comfortable and clean. And the breakfast was extraordinary. My personal favorite, the freshly squeezed pomagranit juice. But I had lots of favorites for breakfast!! So I was full and happy starting every day. Istanbul... More 

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Cologne, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

We stayed at the Kumru Hotel for 4 nights and to choose this hotel was a very good decision! The hotel has a perfect location for doing all the sightseeing (Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Topkapi....) and the biggest plus is the really sweet staff and the owners Melissa and Abdu. You feel like at home. We liked the modern style... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Marvelous. We stayed three nights there with comfort. Have nice clean rooms with shower and amenities. Breakfast is very nice with different types of eggs, cheese, french fries, butter, jams, cereals, salads, wow strawberries, tea, coffee and fresh juices. Now about owners, both Melissa and Abdul are extremely nice and helpful. On our first day Mr. Abdul dropped us to... More 

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Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

My friends and I hit a Snafu on our trip to Instanbul and couldn't stay at the Kumru. When we walked in however, the place was beautiful, and just as the pictures showed. Despite the reservation issues, the staff made us feel right at home. They booked us into a really nice hotel, and offered us vehicle service to the... More 

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Edina, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

From the beginning, the owner, Melissa, e-mailed many times to make sure we would be very comfortable; even though we would be staying only one night. She provided us with a larger room and let us have a late check - out, since our plane was leaving at night. She met us in the evening and talked with us at... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Each winter, I host a workshop at the Kumru Hotel and each year the service remains impeccable. The rooms are clean and the staff is sweet and the breakfast is divine. The hotel is run by a couple who really have their heart invested making each person's stay special and enjoyable. We fill up all nine rooms and the staff... 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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