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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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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotiel Spectra has the best location for a tourist who wants to visit all the important and interesting sights of Istambul. Its 3 minuts walk from the Blue Mosque and 5 mins walk from Hagia Sofia, and 10 minutw walk to Topcapi. The rooms are good and the breakfast spread is very good, and the front desk staff are very... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shopping around online I booked a room at the Spectra for 2 nights in late-October for a very good price. You won't find a more central hotel than this, right on the corner of the Hippodrome in Sultanahmet, our room looked out onto the Blue Mosque (in fact we were woken at 5.20 am by the call to prayer from... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in tz hotel for 4 nights, The location is superb,just 5 minutes walk to major attractions. Tram stations also walking distance. The hotel front desk staff very helpfull and very friendly especialy Mr.Onur. My son Danesh even become a good friend to Onur. The cafe and the bar at groung floor serve good food.The breakfast area also have... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We booked this hotel because we wanted to be close to the main attractions of Istanbul. Looks like we got it 'spot on'. Any nearer and we would be on the stairs of the Blue Mosque. From arrival to departure, the staff all of whose names I didn't get, but Onur, Alec and Doktor seemed always on hand. The other... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This was a very short visit to this city and very worthwhile. The hotel could not be in a better location for all the tourist attractions. The hotel is small, rooms were clean and tidy but the bathrooms were rather small. Reastaurant was very good same menu in the main area as on the terrace with fantastic views over the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We a family of three with our nine yr old daughter stayed here in august here for two nights.its location is excellent just at one corner of hippodrome right next to blue mosque.lovely and vibrant area.always buzzing cafes nearby.the staff is excellent esp kazim at reception.he is well informed and ready to help always.rooms are nice and tidy.slept well there.so... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I fell in love with Istanbul a magic place in balance between Europe and Asia. This hotel is new very nice and central. The restaurant is excellent and not expensive. The assistance at the (small) reception was very kind. Thanks from Italy E&A

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

we stayed here for two nights. location is the biggest benefit since it's located just next to the sultanahmet square. it was easy to find even we arrived late at night and all major historical attractions are in walking distances. Room is not that spacious but enough for two ppl for basic needs; sleeping and taking showers. It's recommendable for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

its very nice hotel special location is very ideal , its very close to main attractions . they also provide pick and drop facility from airport. reception is very helpful and kind. I really enjoyed.hh

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

The complete staff was realy friendly and helpful at all times. Our room was very clean and contained everything that is needed (safe, hair dryer, mini bar, sat tv and air condition). Breakfast was good and the view from the breakfast room was amazing!

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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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