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Kalyon Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kennedy Caddesi No:34 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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Ranked #213 of 912 hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tallinn, Estonia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Located by the sea. Quiet, courteous service. Good to spend the night before boarding at morning. Breakfast starts of 7. You can't have it, if you boat departure is before 8. Great place for an evening stroll.

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Toronto, Canada
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The selling point of this place is the location and the view. You get a view on the Marmara sea (but I think you need to specify that while booking, otherwise, you may get a view on the old, little streets of Sultanahmet which isn't nearly as charming as it sounds, but rather claustrophobia-inducing). The Blue Mosque, Hagia Sofia and... More

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zurich
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

Of course it was a'smart deal'... However it's really a great place to stay in Istanbul - a really spacious room, view on the Marmara sea, and -through the back door- you are in the middle of Sultanahmet, where you find the Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque, the grand bazaar just a few steps away. We'll be back on our... More

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KALYON, Guest Relations Supervisor at Kalyon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to share your review with us and with so many online travellers.I am sure these reviews are as much important to them as they are to us. For us it's of course also a pleasure to know that our guests loved their stay at Kalyon Hotel and enjoyed the city.You can easely discover... More

Shanghai, China
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

The hotel is located just in front of Marmara Sea. There is a secure door on the back of the hotel which allows you to go to the Old Town (10 minutes walking). There are many restaurants close to the hotel (but i'd suggest to try restaurants in hotels, instead of those super touristic on the street). Rooms are spacious... More

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KALYON, Guest Relations Supervisor at Kalyon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest , Thank you so much for your kind words.Knowing that our guests are feeling comfortable at Kalyon Hotel is a real pleasure and the best motivation to all our staff members. We really hope to see you again very soon. Thank you for taking some of your precious time to write this online review. Kind Regards, More

Largo, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Great location. Hotel faces the main street bordering the sea and we had an ocean view room. There is a secure back door which gives access to the old city (Sultanahmet area) and it is within walking distance, albeit uphill, of the Blue Mosque and Aya Sofia. The room is comfortable, includes a safe. Staff is friendly and many speak... More

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KALYON, Guest Relations Supervisor at Kalyon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kalyon Hotel Guest, Thank you for posting your comment on TripAdvisor. We were happy to read your review, and are glad you enjoyed your stay with us during your trip to Istanbul I hope we will have the pleasure of welcoming you again on many occasions. Yours sincerely, Elvan ERTEN More

Dewsbury. W. Yorks
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Great hotel. Very clean, friendly staff, very clean and well appointed rooms. It is right on the seafront and on my first day we could say dolphins from the breakfast room. I had sea view which was nice, but if you are a light sleeper be warned. A sea view means you will also be able to here the road... More

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KALYON, Guest Relations Supervisor at Kalyon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and wonderful thoughts about everything at Kalyon. It was our pleasure!! Especially our staff are so glad to hearing that you had a good time here with us.Please feel free to contact us anytime when you return back to Istanbul. We would be so glad If we can host you here again!! Kindest... More

Christchurch, New Zealand
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85 reviews 85 reviews
22 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Right on the main road by the sea and walking distance from the old city. Huge rooms with all the accoutrements you expect of a hotel twice the price. Fantastic value, great staff and lovely restaurant.

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KALYON, Guest Relations Supervisor at Kalyon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting your comment on TripAdvisor. We were very happy to read your review, and are glad that our services could exceed your expectations during your stay We thank you for your thoughtful comments, and hope to be your host again in your future trips to Istanbul. Yours sincerely, Elvan Erten More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

The hotel is located at a fantastic spot in Istanbul. Since, we have been informed that the traffic jam is a catastrophe in Istanbul, our choice was the best ever … Thanks to its fantastic spot, we had the chance to visit beautiful historical places such as Sultanahmet, Blue Mosque, Topkapı Palace, Hagia Sophia and Grand Bazaar) in a very... More

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KALYON, Guest Relations Supervisor at Kalyon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest , We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your kind feedback and comments. We are glad to hear that you liked your stay at Kalyon Hotel. We look forward to welcoming you again in the near future. Kind Regards Elvan ERTEN More

Cairo, Egypt
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

My husband and I choose Kalyon for our honeymoon and it was a good decision. Very kind and professional staff and very clean rooms. Our room was on the first floor with a sea view. The best about this hotel -its in Sultanahmet so the Blue mosque, Topkapi, the Arasta Bazar, Hagia Sofia..are just few minutes away. We liked the... More

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KALYON, Guest Relations Supervisor at Kalyon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest , Thank you so much for your kind words. Knowing that our guests are feeling so comfortable at Kalyon Hotel is a real pleasure and the best motivation to all our staff members. We really hope to see you again very soon. Thank you for taking some of your precious time to write this online review. Kind Regards, More

Toronto
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101 reviews 101 reviews
80 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

I've reviewed this hotel last year, and having to be in and out of Istanbul on a recent trip, I've decided not to reinvent the wheel, and hit a place I'm familiar with. It did not disappoint. Had a completely different type of a room, from last time (city view vs. water view). It was clean, spacious, with all necessary... More

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KALYON, Guest Relations Supervisor at Kalyon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to share your review regarding your recent stay with us. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed at Kalyon Hotel We have also taken note of your constructive feedback. Please be assured that your comments have been passed on to the related department for improvement. We hope to be your host... More

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Address: Kennedy Caddesi No:34 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Kalyon Hotel 4*
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#90 Business Hotel in Istanbul #128 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul #154 Family Hotel in Istanbul #184 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
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Kalyon hotel is a four star hotel ideally located in the center of the historic peninsula of Istanbul, Sultanahmet, by the Sea of Marmara. Kalyon Hotel is serving Turkish tourism more then 45 years. All the rooms have been refurbished between 2009 and 2010. Half of the hotel rooms overlook the sea of Marmara and the Asian Side, other rooms have a view over the old city of Istanbul, Sultanahmet. ... more   less 
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