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Kucuk Ayasofya Mh. Ozbekler Sk. No.26 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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Ranked #5 of 777 Istanbul B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed at OBA hotel for 4 nights for my 8 day Turkey trip. Location of hotel is in the old city and takes around 10mins to walk to major attractions such as Blue Mosque Haghia Sophia, and 5mins to tram station but requires a bit of climbing up the hill. Rooms are clean and in a quiet district and offers... More

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Chatham, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I enjoyed staying at Oba. The rooms were clean, newly furnished, with AC, TV, wifi, tea, and a fridge with water stocked every day. the bathroom was new and very clean. The beds were comfortable. Best of all, they had us on the 4th floor (walkup) when we first arrived but moved us down to the 2nd... More

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denver
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The owner was terrific and very welcoming. The staff was very flexible and accommodating as a large group gathered in the breakfast room. They had to improvise seating and serve everyone who needed to eat at the same time. Charming place, clean, heavy ambiance, great location, wonderful food and many tips for the newcomer. We loved it.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here in mid-June. Our room was modern, well kept and clean. The breakfast selection was amazing! The hotel is a close walk to the Blue Mosque, Hajia Sofia and Topkapi Palace as well as the train stop. This made navigating the city very easy. The owner was very nice and accommodating. He gave us a map with all... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here as a couple for one week in early July 2014, on holiday. It was our first time in Istanbul. The comments in other reviews reflect our experience, which was overwhelmingly positive. We had the owner (Ismail) arrange our transport from the airport, which was a great welcome to Istanbul. The hotel is small, friendly, and charmingly located... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great time we've had at Oba Hotel. We spent a week here in June and saw much of what Istanbul has to offer. Ismail welcomed us early in the morning and gave us a thorough talk about what to do and when to do it. He remained extremely helpful throughout our stay and was always able to offer... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sultanahmet is the heart of Istanbul. OBA has been my favourite place located in a secret, well preserved part of 'living ottoman' quarter, just minutes to all happenings. More importantly, I felt like at home as it is operated by a wonderful, helpful family with amazing breakfast. I could not ask more! I sure will return and strongly recommend to... More

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Ankara, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hospitality was wonderful and all of the Oba Hotel's family was involved in making our stay wonderful! What a lovely bonus, because the hotel is located in the Sultanahmet neighborhood of Istanbul and on the edge of a traditional Turkish neighborhood. This includes a nice, quiet street with just a few sweet Turkish families! The rooms were lovely and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for our last night in Istanbul after returning from an overnight tour of Gallipoli. It is located in a quiet street but near all of the main attractions. We arrived late at night (around 9pm) and were glad to find restaurants close by as we weren't too keen to venture far. The owners/managers are lovely and very... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice. Located in the centre of the old city, near to Ippodrome, Blue mosque, Santa Sofia and Cisterne. Nice breakfast. they know very well english so they can help you with your trip ... Very clean, very easy Owners always ready to help you

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Address: Kucuk Ayasofya Mh. Ozbekler Sk. No.26 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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