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Sarnic Hotel

Kucuk Ayasofya Caddesi No. 26 Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was in a great location, easy to transportation and to the sea - which was nice to walk along in the morning. The breakfast buffet is a huge plus, and the rooftop bar had some great views! John, our receptionist was AMAZING! Seriously, a genuine nice person who went out of his way to ensure our stay in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I highly recommend this hotel for anyone visiting Istanbul! The location is right in the heart of the Sultanahmet district with a rooftop view of the Blue Mosque and a view of the Bosphoros sea. Just a 5 minute walk to the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Arasta bazaar, restaurants and cafes and the train station. The service at the hotel... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights with my two daughters. I emailed them (rather than booking directly on their website) to ask about room options with my two kids, and they very kindly offered me a larger room with three separate beds at a discounted price (yay! Mom doesn't have to squeeze into bed with kids like usual on travel).... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

This hotel was the perfect choice for our trip to Istanbul. All of the hotel employees were exceptional. They were extremely helpful and very knowledgeable about the area. They treated our group like family.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

I was only for one night. Loction is near the Blue Mosque and Horse square in Sultanhamet. About 15 min walk to Grand Bazar. Very easy to take train to spice bazar. There is not good view, but from the resturant we could see the Blue Mosque. Good hotel for the price.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Really an enjoyable experience, well located and complemented by efficient and friendly staff always willing to go the extra mile. Would definitely recommend it as a base for the exploration of Istanbul many attractions.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Really very hotel close to the Blue Mosque. Hotel located oin the old part of the city, close to all the main historical attractions of Istanbul. Comfortable and cozy, The hotel is cute and the workers really attentive. The food was great!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

A 3star hotel with 5star staff that helped us from the day we got there till the day we left. It is walking distance to the blue mosque which was very helpful for the older ladys that went with us. Food was fantastic and there was plenty to do. Very clean rooms have no complaints at all. 10 out of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

If your looking for 5 star this isn't for you but that said I highly recommend it. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful with all requests. The rooms are clean, well presented and yes a little tired but for the price are great value. Located just a short stroll up the main street to most of the major attractions,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

The Sarnic hotel is slightly old and tired but very charming and with very lovely staff who really made us feel welcome. The first night we arrived the receptionist said we had a small room for the the first night and then she would move us to a bigger room higher up. The first room we were given was a... More 

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Sultanahmet
With so many unmissable attractions within a mere stroll of each other – and all set around the site of an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to retain an air of peace and calm. It offers visitors a significantly less celebrated but nonetheless pleasant network of quaint lanes and side streets, majestic panoramas of the Bosphorus, and an impressive assortment of accommodation options for all budgets and tastes.
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