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Blue House Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Dalbasti Sokak No.14 Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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Ranked #143 of 923 Hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great location and good service. We umm'ed and err'ed about where to stay and we are glad we stayed here. Great location and good service ... Reasonably happy staff and reasonable prices. Definitely easy to find as breakfast included to start your day

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Toronto, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I didn't stay here but I ate the restaurant on the rooftop terrace. The view is simply spectacular! The front staff and the wait staff were all pleasant and accommodating. The food was superb and the view - unbeatable! You can see the Sea of Marmara and the Blue Mosque, and even the small bazaar across the street.

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FarukColpan, General Manager at Blue House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear our valued guests, Thank you for your time to review our restaurant. We are happy to hear that you had enjoyed at our Terrace Marmara Restaurant. Thank you for noticing our location, unbeatable view and good service of our all staff. Next time we will love to have an opportunity of welcoming you at our hotel too. Best wishes, More

California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my third trip to Istanbul, and I've chosen to stay at the Blue House. The room is Comfortable and clean. It is located between the major attractions , the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, and Topkapi Palace. The staff couldn't be more helpful and accommodating . They've help me make reservations for tours as well as transport to the... More

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FarukColpan, General Manager at Blue House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear our valued guest, We thank you very much for a very kind review for us. It was very good to have an opportunity of welcoming and seeing you once again. We are very pleased to hear about your kind comments for us. We hope to welcome and see you for your next time to Istanbul. Best wishes, More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on the look out for a meal with a view of Istanbul and this one is hard to beat, however the food left a lot to be desired. Every meal we have had in this city has been top notch but here we were disappointed. This is a great location being wasted.

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FarukColpan, General Manager at Blue House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear our valued guests, Thank you for taking the time to share your valuable review. The experiences you described are not characteristic of the level of our foods and service our colleagues strive to provide, and we apologize your meal was unsatisfactory. Your feedback was shared with our team, and we look forward to the opportunity to welcome you back... More

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67 reviews 67 reviews
8 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I must start by saying that i have not stayed in other hotels in Istanbul so any comparisons are international. Positives: Excellent location for visiting at least 3 of the main tourist sites in Istanbul: Aya Sofia; Blue Mosque & Topkapi palace. All within easy walking distance (and i'm not a fast dynamic walker!) Friendly staff (some more efficient than... More

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FarukColpan, General Manager at Blue House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear our valued guests, Thank you for spending your time to give us a kind feedback on your recent stay. Very glad to hear you enyoyed with the location, view, foods We greatly appreciate your feedback, as it helps us to improve and provide a better experience. We will show attention to your noticed points. We will love to have... More

Ntexas
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112 reviews 112 reviews
52 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful small personal hotel within 300 yards of the Blue Mosque. Arrived on last few days of Ramadan so an easy walk to fountains and park are between Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia. Do need ear plugs for quieting the call to prayer. Breakfast was great and roof restaurant can not be beat.

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FarukColpan, General Manager at Blue House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear our valued guests, Thank you for taking the time to share your valuable review. It’s pleasing that you remarked the perfect location of our hotel and that you noticed our great breakfast service and the best view of our terrace. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Best wishes More

New York City, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location is absolutely incredible - perfectly situated for visiting the major sites and for accessing many different forms of public transportation. However, since the hotel is located on a small side street, it is very quiet. The staff are lovely - helpful, informative, and polite. The rooms and shared areas of the hotel are clean and comfortable, the breakfasts... More

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FarukColpan, General Manager at Blue House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear our valued guest, We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for the feedback. Thank you very much for noticing our perfect central location, ovely - helpful, informative, and polite staff, clean and comfortable rooms and sitting areas, terrace view and great breakfast. We will continue to try to do our best. Best wishes, More

Athens, Greece
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came with my cousin for a couple of days, is a perfect location for seeing the sites, staff very friendly and super helpful, the first morning we got the breakfast times confused, came down after breakfast had ended and they when we asked if they might have some fruit or toast, came out with a full breakfast spread for... More

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FarukColpan, General Manager at Blue House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear our valued guests, Thank you for your wonderful review! It’s pleasing that you remarked the perfect location of our hotel and that you noticed our friendly and helpful staff. We are looking forward to welcoming you again during your next stay in Istanbul and will love to serve our high standard of hospitality again. Best wishes, More

Redlands, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Blue House Hotel gives you ready walking access to the major sights to see in Sultanahmet. Across the street from the Blue Mosque, a block away from Hagia Sophia, Basilica Cistern, and the Hippodrome. Less than a mile from Topaki Palace and the Grand Bazaar. Beyond location, the Blue House provided great service, a nice room, good breakfast, wonderful... More

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FarukColpan, General Manager at Blue House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear LSpills, We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for the feedback. Thank you very much for noticing our central location in the old city. It is true that all major sights are in walking distance to our hotel. Thank you too for writing about rooftop restaurant named Terrace Marmara. We are very glad that... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to stay in the Old Town for a reasonable price, the Blue House Hotel is an excellent choice. It is about as close to the Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia as you could get. And the roof top terrace restaurant has outstanding views - almost 360. The staff are very polite and helpful. The rooms are clean... More

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FarukColpan, General Manager at Blue House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear our valued guest, We thank you very much for your very kind review of our hotel and restaurant. It’s pleasing that you remarked the perfect location of our hotel and good view of our terrace restaurant and that you noticed our polite and helpful staff. We are looking forward to welcoming you again during your next stay in Istanbul... More

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Address: Dalbasti Sokak No.14 Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Blue House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Blue Hotel Mavi Ev

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