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Artefes Hotel Istanbul

#252 of 976 Hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence
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Kucuk Ayasofya Cad. Cayiroglu Sok. No:17 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very nice hotel with helpful and polite staff. Breakfast was splendid with a gorgeous view from the breakfast room. (April was too early for the roof terrace.) Clean everywhere. Nice restaurants close by.

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Mugla, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here in March, had an excellent 5 days, the staff were extremely helpful, the rooms very comfortable and clean. Good breakfast, We would highly recommend this hotel. We have been traveling to Istanbul every year since 2002, Artefes has been our favourite hotel, it's within walking distance of most of the major tourist attractions.

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Osijek, Croatia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location, sea view, 3 minutes walking distance to Blue Mosque, quiet neighbourhood, friendly, smiling staff...Don't let the minor issues like broken coat hanger spoil it for you. You cannot go wrong with Artefes hotel. :-) Ivica, Croatia

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Karachi, Pakistan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife & I just came back from Istanbul & let me tell you guys Artefes Hotel just made our trip fantastic. Their staff, Manager Murat & his team Mohammad, Soner & everyone was very very helpful, extremely courteous & guided us where to go in Istanbul. They never said no to our any request, very professional & they treat... More 

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Kiev, Ukraine
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Nice place, very good location. 5 min walking to Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque and other places. Friendly stuff. Tasty breakfast. Not too big rooms but overall positive impression. Great place to stay for a weekend.

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Very nice and helpful crew & nice hotel in central Istanbul close Blue Moske. Good breakfast buffe with plenty of choises. Walking distances to all interresting cultural things & plenty of nice restaurants around.

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

My girlfriends and I chose this hotel because of its good location, price, and positive reviews. Do not be fooled by the positive reviews. At around midnight on our first night, someone with key card access to the room tried to enter the room. Fortunately we had used the chain lock so the person couldn't enter. We were so scared... More 

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Potomac, MD
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 via mobile

We had a minor problem with leaky bathroom. Overall great experience! This was our second stay in the past two years in this hotel. The location is great. You can walk to all the monuments etc. The rooms are OK. The morning breakfast was good although it seemed that there were less items this time than our first visit in... More 

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Split, Croatia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Excellent choice for stay in a quite place near everything. Must mention very, very good staff, which are always ready for help and information regarding stay or things to see. Well equipped, clean and comfortable.

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Bucharest, Romania
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

We stayed at this hotel in June 2014. I've seen better hotels but I've rated this for the value for money. The location - is one of the best you can have, in the old city with all important attractions at 5 - 10 min to walk distance; The rooms - rather small but this is very common in the... More 

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