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The Magnaura Palace

4.0 of 5 Dalbasti Sok No 13/1 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Arrived from Venice and stayed at this hotel with my girlfriend during christmas period and i loved it!!! Especially Mr.Mehmed was great with his American accent :) There was also Mohammer running like a joker for every need of us... Location could not be better, hotel was right in the center of Sultan Ahmed. Terrace had a view of Bosphorus... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There are probably more luxurious hotels in the Old Sultanahmet area but I was happy with my selection of the hotel. 1st off I want to sat thanks to the following staff: Arben- front off/jack of all trades and Muhammer Therese two individuals make the place what it is. Do you hear that management? I came/landed from Cairo the day... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff, I had a problem with the shower in the room they first gave me, but when I complained they immediately moved me to another one in perfect conditions. Also, it's very close to the main attractions. However the region is very empty at night and it's far from Taksim, the neighbourhood with restaurants, stores and nightlife.

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Magnaura P, Owner at The Magnaura Palace, responded to this review

Dear Giselle G, Dear our guest we thank you for your delightful review.You are right December andJanuary are usually a bit quite when we compare with other months of the year but during the rest of months environment is getting very much alive. Best Wishes, Mehmet Ataş More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm a facial plastic surgeon and I had just come from a medical conference in Capadoccia. I purposely extended my stay in Istanbul to take in the sights. I did some research and picked this hotel for its location. True to its word, it was literally steps away from the Blue Mosque, the Hippodrome and Topkapi palace as well as... More 

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Magnaura P, Owner at The Magnaura Palace, responded to this review

Dear Dennis, İt's very good reading from you.I appreciate taking your time during your hard work to write us this good review.And see you did very good by extending your stay now you know everywhere here:) Dear Doctor looking forward to your next stay. Best Wishes, Mehmet ataş More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's really in the heart of the antique city, walking distance to all the tourist attractions and the staff is really helpful! The only problem are the prayers at 5am 'cause you are sorrounded by mosques, but you go on sleeping after...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed for 5 nights, while visiting Istanbul for the first time. The location is ideal, very close to Agia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Grand Bazaar, the Palace and other interesting points, we walked everywhere, we loved it despite the very cold weather. The hotel stuff was really great, very helpful, all their tips were spot on (we regretted not following... More 

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Magnaura P, Owner at The Magnaura Palace, responded to this review

Dear our guest, Thank you so much for taking your time to write a review for us.We are sorry for your bad experience on having a taxi and hope your good experiences will cause to forget this. Looking forward of meeting you again. Best Wishes, Mehmet Ataş More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

While in Istanbul in April this year, I had to switch hotels because the other one we booked was extremely poor and dirty. I happend to stumble over Magnaura Palace when walking towards the Blue Mosque and immediately went back to the other Hotel and checked out. My stay there was amazing, brilliant location, Helpful staff, good choice for breakfast,... More 

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Magnaura P, Owner at The Magnaura Palace, responded to this review

Dear awesomeadil, We thank you very much for taking your time joining to this survey. We appreciate your support on introducing our hotel to other people. Looking forward to meeting you here again. Best Regards, Mehmet Ataş More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 via mobile

This place has it all! I'll start with the service; it was fantastic, every one of the employees was nice and friendly and after a couple of days we were on a first name basis with each other. The sea view room was very nice and clean. The view from the rooftop eating area was perfect for having breakfast while... More 

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Magnaura P, Owner at The Magnaura Palace, responded to this review

Dear Volkan B, Dear our guest thank you so much for taking your time to write this delightful review for us. We hope you give us one more chance to welcome you again. Best Wishes, Mehmet Ataş More 

Asti
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We were at the Magnaura in November 2014 with some friends. Very good choice. Warm hospitality, very helpfull with information on tours, restaurants and visits. Nice rooms, quiet area. Perfect location. Recommended !

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Magnaura P, Owner at The Magnaura Palace, responded to this review

Dear Claudiodaser, Dear our guest thank you very much for your participation to this survey and for expressing your feelings,your comments are very important and valuable to us. Best Wishes, Mehmet Ataş More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I'm not sure what impressed me more about this hotel, the location, the room/breakfast patio, or the staff. Staff - all of the staff behaved as if they were co-owners of the hotel. They took pride in providing great service at the front desk, serving breakfast, and any other request I had. As you can tell from other reviews, the... More 

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Magnaura P, Owner at The Magnaura Palace, responded to this review

Dear Johnandmichelle94, It is a big pleasure to read such a delightful,clear and helpful review.We owe you a big thanks for it. Another point it is very nice to know that you have enjoyed your stay here with us. We will be looking forward to your next stay here. Please accept my regards. Mehmet Ataş More 

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Address: Dalbasti Sok No 13/1 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Magnaura Palace 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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#12 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
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