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Artefes Hotel Istanbul

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kucuk Ayasofya Cad. Cayiroglu Sok. No:17 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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Ranked #248 of 924 Hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We had the pleasure of spending 10 nights at Artefes Hotel in July. Thanks to Booking.com we were able to find this Ottoman traditional hotel easily. Despite the fact that we are low maintenance couple, everything we asked for was delivered. The front desk were always attentive and very helpful, especially it being our first time in Istanbul. They offered... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

i stayed in this hotel 5 days with my sister.from here you can walk to blue mosque and aya sophia and major museums.it has also good breakfast buffet at terrace with great view.manager who named serkan was very kind and owner murat was also friendly to all of their's guest.when i back to istanbul again,i am sur eto go again... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

I have had the pleasure of being a guest at Artefes Hotel for the 6th time - of a time period spanning to 2004. Each and every stay has been a source of rest, wellness and pleasure. I don't think words alone can express the courtesy, hospitality, assistance and professionalism exhibited by Artefes staff - they have been accommodating, helpful... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Hotel was very nice and staff was friendly. From the roof you can see Blue Mosque and the sea. There is also many small and nice restaurants nearby. Several attractions are within walking distance. We liked the hotel's layout and the fact that the hotel also has a gym and a sauna.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Close to all the major sights in Old town, with great view of Blue mosque from terrace. Terrace is a good place to take the buffet breakfast which we enjoyed. Room was a bit small, but we arrived in early hours of morning so didn't request a change. 2 lights in room weren't working & despite bringing it to management... More

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Surrey, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We stayed at the Artefes and found it to be a delightful little "boutique" hotel. It's location in the Sultanahmet area (the old section) is perfect. A short walk and one is at the Hippodrome - Sultanahmet Square. From there, you can easily walk to all the major sites - the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia. Topkapi Palace etc. The hotel... More

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Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

have stayed her multiple times over the past few years. the place has had new management I think, and it shows. still a good hotel with good breakfast, good location, and good rooftop terrace for views. negative changes though. metro contstruction site on the seaside gives noise and glaring lights on the rooftop terrace shattering the ambience. the construction is... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Location is one of the best in Istanbul, located near the sea, so from the top there is a nice view. The room is clean and the staff is helpful and friendly. Breakfast is excellent. Next time, when I come back in town, definitely I will choose Artefes Hotel again.

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Mombasa, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I recently stayed at the Artefes in Istanbul and I had an excellent time. The hotel is only 5 minutes walk to the Blue Mosque and the Hippodrome. My husband and I had a comfortable stay. This was a second time that I have stayed at Artefes. The breakfast is excellent and the view from the 4th Floor is great.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Location is great. Walking distance to Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Basilica Cistern, Topkapi Palace. Close to the Tram to go farther as well. The hotel staff is helpful when you ask for helps. Though they are not as friendly, meaning that they would not volunteer them. They have free airport transfer coming in, but would charge 10 euro for two... More

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Address: Kucuk Ayasofya Cad. Cayiroglu Sok. No:17 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Artefes Hotel Istanbul 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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