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Hotel Spectra

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Sehit Mehmet Pasa Yokusu No. 2 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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Ranked #92 of 963 Hotels in Istanbul
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  • Rooms
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Lugano, Switzerland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars NEW

The hotel is just in front of the Blue Mosque; beautiful location with a nice view from the roof top terrace. We spent the New Years holidays and we loved it. The place is clean, the rooms are comfy, not too big and not too small. They have a breakfast buffet which is a mix of sweat and sour food... More 

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Pattaya, Thailand
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6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A great location 80 meters from the Blue Mosque, in fact there is a great view of the mosque from the hotel restaurant. The food is reasonable, the rooms are nice & the staff are very helpful. I would certainly recommend this nice friendly hotel for great value and a perfect location.

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Zagreb, Croatia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had high expectations for this hotel and it didn't disappoint. On the contrary, it exceeded our expectations. Great location, great staff, awesome room. Having breakfast every day on the highest floor with beautiful view was really something. And chanting from a nearby Blue Mosque was a great contribution to the whole Istanbul experience. Really, the best hotel a traveler... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brilliant location, location is good. Staff are very friendly, Onur was particularly helpful with directing us to the best places to go for touring, good person to have as he knows the tools of the trade. Rooms were clean, bathroom was clean and modern, would definitely recommend it. Best part of this experience was that everything was practically walking distance... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's really a good hotel with very helpful staff. Specially Mr. Onur was very helpful and gentle. He welcomed us with tea and check in was quick. We stayed for one night and we had to leave our baggage so we can go around sultanahmet area. He helped us in keeping it even after we checked out. Room was clean... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Location was brilliant, rooms were an okay size and the staff was very friendly and helpful. Experience in this hotel was great and I have no complaints. Beautiful view from most of the rooms and decent breakfast foods. Would recommend!

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good day. My partner and I stayed here for 9 nights in January. We arrived from Canada and were quickly checked in. The location was awesome - so close to everything with lots of great restaurants nearby. The staff were very friendly and the buffet breakfast plentiful. I am a bit of a picky eater but my partner was able... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is an ideal combination of stunning location (right by the Blue Mosque), impeccable service, unique comfort, stylish interior and cosy homely atmosphere. The staff are very friendly and courteous, and make sure you get everything you wish for. The rooms are cleaned every day and the food is so fresh and delicious, that leaves you purring with pleasure.... More 

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Doha, Qatar
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Very nice location. though rooms are not that big but very clean tidy. Washroon small but tidy clean with all facility. Good rates and near to blue mosque and 2 minute walk to tram station. Easy access to all areas. I stayed there for 4 nights and liked the hotel very much.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

If you want to visit Istanbul, one of the best location is Hotel Spectra. Do you have access to all important objectives (Topkapi, Grand Bazaar, hammam, Aya Sofia, Blue Mosque, etc). Also you are vrey close to restaurants, shops and tram station The hotel is tiny, but very cozy and warm. The staff is very nice especially MR. Onur. Breakfast... More 

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Address: Sehit Mehmet Pasa Yokusu No. 2 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Spectra 3.5*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
Spectra Hotel Istanbul
Hotel Style:
#62 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#75 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul

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