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Celal Sultan Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Yerebatan Cad. Salkimsogut Sok. No:16 Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34110, Turkey
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Kiev, Ukraine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Photos placed on booking sites are better that the hotel is. The rooms are quite small, some furniture is a bit old. The breakfast is average, with a chimical drinks. But it is okay to stay for a few days.

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Moscow, Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed 2 nights in this hotel on my way to Albania in August 2014 and it was my first visit to Istanbul (and to Turkey, actually) ever. Since I was to arrive late at night, I ordered transfer service from the Ataturk Airport and asked for late check-in (at 2 a.m.). All this was organized perfectly - I was... More

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is refurbished Turkish blend and the rooms are quite basic and if you ask for one off the road they can be quite quiet. The staff is friendly and try to be helpful i is my second time there, the location is great starting point to main tourist attractions and huge variety of restaurants. They redid their rooftop... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel has every thing going for it. It is in an excellent location in the old city, the rooms were roomy and clean. The staff excellent. The breakfast was one of the best we experienced in two months of overseas travel. On arrival the receptionist organised a free taxi to take us to dinner at a fabulous Fish Restaurant.... More

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked this hotel through an agency after our last trip here was marred by a dreadful hotel experience. We were not disappointed! It is clean and charming. Lovely breakfast and the rooftop terrace overlooking the Sofia Hagia is very relaxing. The barman Suleiman was very friendly and efficient. They organised a tour for us and swapped days when my... More

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Antwerp Province, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

My friend and I stayed at the Celal Sultan for 3 nights in July and it made our visit to Istanbul perfect. Nice welcome, gentle staff, especially Kerem took very good care of us. Rooms are very clean and especially although in the heart of the city it's very quiet. Breakfast was nice. The hotel has a beautiful terras with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Celal Sultan for 4 nights in June. I stayed there last year with some students, and was hoping it would be as good as before. It was and the staff are wonderful. The position perfect and everything about it is charming. I love that its smaller and quaint and the breakfasts fantastic. I... More

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Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

An inspirational décor, cozily located walking distance to the historic attraction in old Istanbul is Celal. Warm, straight from the heart service is what makes its such a homely experience. Perfect for English speakers. (language can be challenge in Istanbul). Recommend you book all your tours via the hotel. They will personalize your itinerary with quality, trusted service providers. A... More

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Celal Sultan is a special hotel and made my 1st time visit to Istanbul a reason to return!Ahmet and Mehmet are gems for the hotel.Great, friendly, informative, gentle ,kind staff.excellent location and within walking distance of the top 6 attractions.Day trips , transfers were all handled expertedly.Rooms were large, comfortable, and breakfast was more than adequate.The charm of Istanbul was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Me and my family spent just 3 nights here, however, we could spent many days here. The hotel is really comfortable. The location is one of the best aspects the hotel. It is close to the main sightseens in the city. The staff here are amazing. Polite and helpful.

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Address: Yerebatan Cad. Salkimsogut Sok. No:16 Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34110, Turkey
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Location: Turkey > Istanbul
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Hotel Class:4 star — Celal Sultan Hotel 4*
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#107 Family Hotel in Istanbul #123 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul #172 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
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he Celal Sultan Hotel is surrounded by the most important historical monuments of Istanbul amongst which the Blue Mosque, Aya Sofia, Hippodromme Grand Bazaar, Topkapı Palaceand underground cistern are situated with in a five minutes walk.All rooms have IDD phones, minibar self control air-conditioning system, private bathroom, hairdryer, LCD Digital TV, tea&coffee maker, digital safety box, free wireless internet access, double glazing windows and some rooms with balcony. ... more   less 
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