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Hotel Valide Sultan Konagi

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Cankurtaran Mah. Kutlugun Sok. No/1 Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey (Sultanahmet - Old City)
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Ranked #148 of 912 hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights for a city break. Lovely hotel, and the location couldn't be better, 100 metres from Ayasophia and with plenty of good restaurants nearby. The staff are very friendly, they take pride in their hotel, and their work. My room had been recently renovated. I would recommend this hotel to anyone.

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This boutique hotel was recommended by a friend who stays there when in Istanbul on business. It is in the Old City where all the historical sights are. Everything is in walking distance. The staff are so friendly & accommodating. Mention must be made of Rambo, the restaurant manager; Serkon, Mahmood & Ilke on the front desk, & Faizal the... More

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Templeton, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter stayed at this location before and wanted to stay again when I met her in Istanbul. Amazing location next to the Hagia Sofia and view of the Bosphorus. Lovely seating at the top for breakfast and afternoon coffee. We liked the 3rd floor green rooms. Great location to explore Istanbul.

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Seattle, Washington
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84 reviews 84 reviews
31 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately my attempts to get a room here failed, so I caution anyone from trying. There are way too many hotels in Istanbul's Sultanahmet district who can doubtless provide better service. My experience was that I emailed the hotel directly and asked very simple questions (e.g. "Can we use the free airport transfer to go *to* the airport rather than... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel was perfectly located, in a few steps from the door, we arrived at Topkapi palace entrance. Sultanahmet Park is very easy walk from there. It is not in the street where all the hotels and cafes are located, but with 5 minutes walking. So we don't have all the noises.. especially with all the cafes having FIFA World... More

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Gerrards Cross, United Kingdom
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132 reviews 132 reviews
44 hotel reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I spent the past 8 days staying at this bijou property bang in the heart of the Old city of Istanbul. From our arrival to our departure yesterday the service we received was second to none! We were upgraded to an apartment located next door to the hotel, as my friend wanted us to have separate rooms,... More

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Houston, TX
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was an incredible hotel and we could not have been happier. If I ever go back to Istanbul, I won't stay anywhere else. The view from the terrace at the restaurant is breathtaking. Rambo and his staff do a wonderful job in the restaurant. They do a fabulous job with the presentation of the breakfast and Rambo had such... More

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42 reviews 42 reviews
26 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel for 4 nights when we stopped in Istanbul while returning from a visit to Europe and we couldn't have chosen a better place! It is about 30 minutes' drive from the airport. Taking a taxi would cost you somewhere around 40-50 Turkish Lira (depending on traffic). The hotel also offers one free transfer (from/to the... More

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Los Angeles, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

At the end of May we stayed 5 nights in a triple room on the second floor at the front of the hotel. Though the front of the hotel was at times noisy, the room was a good size with comfortable twin beds and good pillows. Room had excellent air conditioning and small safe. Hotel is in a great location... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

Thé hotel location very fantastic and Fabolous views on Thé terrace restaurant and room, we stayed here 5 night and spent great time. This was my first trip in Istanbul and I was really lucky Choosing this hotel. I really Enjoyed here. All staff very friendly and professional about their job. Especially Serkan, He is funny and helpful. He gave... More

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Address: Cankurtaran Mah. Kutlugun Sok. No/1 Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet - Old City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Valide Sultan Konagi 4*
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Valide Sultan Konagi Istanbul
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#60 Family Hotel in Istanbul #86 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul #138 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
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Hotel Valide Sultan Konagi is proud to serve those guests who prize the unique ambience and charm of a bygone age - as well as comfort, care and convenience – rather than the impersonal, homogenized facilities promoted by the global tourism industry. ... more   less 
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