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Birbey Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ataturk Bulv. Mektep Sok. No:1 D:3 Aksaray, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
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Ranked #671 of 917 hotels in Istanbul
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Florence
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

I was at this hotel before because my company paid for it and it was ok- nothing special. But I think there was a new renovation because the hotel is very nice now and if you're into a nostalgic place I would come here. It is so easy to go places from here my meeting would be 10 mins away... More

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Tehran
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

This hotel is recently renovated completely and the rooms are completely the same as the photos on their website. Breakfast is ordinary but comparing to the money we paid, we had pleasant stay. it's location is more than perfect, just in walking distance from T1 Aksaray station.

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Shiraz, Iran
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

The hotel has been renewed recently with good and modern design. Clean room and bathroom but small room. Good staff, very cooperative. Good location, easy access to historical places. You can compare it with 3 stars hotel in Germany.

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Esafahan iran
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

last summer me and my friend went to the hotel for 4 nights. every things was terible. the bath was dirty and boroken. The bedsheets where ful of pus ond some dropes of semen were meelied on it, the smell of smoke were every were. I honesty sai dont waset your time and many on that reriible hellllllllll

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012 via mobile

Worst hotel in the word. Never come here. We changed it at the first night! Every thing is tooooo bad. So awful! Breakfast is only egg with bad tea! Have no safty box! Toilet and bath is unusable and very dirty! A 14inch tv! Room is so dark with only a economic lamp! We scape...

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Tehran, Iran
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

it is suitable for solo traveler ......the only things that i remember is good staff...but other factors are poor....Wall paper is peeling, carpet is moulting and is disintegrating as is everything in the room, creating dust...but the price of rooms are reasonable ....air conditioner of this hotel is good.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2012

Walls paper thin, internet almost nonexistant unless you're place in one of the 4 rooms on the first floor, wallpaper peeling off the walls, had to open a window to cool the room, english spoken poorly by the staff, not prepared for credit cards, overpriced ($50 single). Near a metro that takes you to most of the sites.

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Athens, Greece
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6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2012

Birbey Hotel is not at all luxurious or impressive, still it was clean, quiet and warm (when we visitd Istanbul the temperture was very low and it was snowing, but in our room we could sleep naked!) and the personnel was helpful and cheerful, so I believe it was worth the 35 euros per night that we payed for our... More

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Broome, Australia
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84 reviews 84 reviews
65 hotel reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2010

The condition of this hotel is worthy only of being condemned. No work has been done on it since it was built and everything is mouldy, mildewing, falling apart and barely functional. The lavatory cistern works but the top fall off when you lift the button. Wall paper is peeling, carpet is moulting and is disintegrating as is everything in... More

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San Diego, California
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2010

I found a dried bugger on the blanket, enough said? Great location but other than horrible. Walls crumbling down. Unbelievable location and we lived, so alls well that ends well?

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Address: Ataturk Bulv. Mektep Sok. No:1 D:3 Aksaray, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Birbey Hotel 3*
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