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Cordial House Hotel

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2.0 of 5
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Divanyolu Caddesi Peykane Sokak No 19 | Cemberlitas, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
Cordial House Hotel
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Ranked #116 of 982 Specialty Lodging in Istanbul
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hostel is in the very city centre and close to many landmarks and key locations. There were shops and cafes around. I got to the hostel very easily from airport thanks to the Cordial's direction description. And the hostel just 2 min away from the tram stop. The room was clean and tidy. The staff was super friendly and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Staff were friendly and always willing to help. meets the most minimum requirements. don't expect too much. great location. it is very noisy outside but will have to do and if its just for sleeping then you fall asleep after a tiring day anyway.

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Chisinau, Moldova
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The gentlemen at Cordial House are some of the finest hosts in Turkey. They give unique travel advice with individual planning help, serve a fantastic traditional breakfast, and provide an invaluable lounge environment for meeting and sharing stories with other travelers. I've made good friends on each visit there. I've stayed at Cordial almost ten memorable times during the last... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Stayed here on a brief layover in Istanbul. Take the train in from the airport, easy walk to the hotel. Perfect location for walking around the Golden Horn, with plenty of restaurant/eatery options for meals at any time of day or night. Get woken up by the call to prayer and go watch the sunrise over the Bosphorus.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Stayed for 3 nights. The hotel has a very good location, with a tram station right outside, and street food eateries all around the building. The rooms and beds are clean. WiFi is available only in the common areas though...and the breakfast isn't that great. I would rather get out of the hotel early and sample the restaurants outside. Impressed.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

unlike other hostels in old part of Istanbul this hostel is really clean and quite. I stayed there twice and both stay was smooth. Breakfast place in basement but decorated as modern style and very close to the historical monuments and it is worth to stay there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Have been there several times and honestly it was the best place for me , price is good but wifi doesn't connect except at the lobby , nice breakfast choices with good price , shower is clean and reception staff are so friendly , would really recommend it for people traveling on budget ...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Location is good.nearest station is cemberlitas,streetroad peykane,you will spot this signboard.go down the road,it's at your left. I booked 1 double bed room,however it was not reserved actually. They replace with a one 3 single beds room,all for me,fair enough. Bfast not free,around 4 euro. Toilet is okay but hot water is difficult to adjust. It's like calibrated in mm.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

I spent 5 nights at the cordial House, and that was amazing. The location is perfect, 5 minutes walk from aga sofia and sultanahmet Mosque, 2 min walk from The grand bazar, the tram station that u can use you to go to Taksim or Kabatac is only 300 dh meters from the hotel . The rooms are clean, quite... More 

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Bari, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The hotel is well located, near the historical center of the city, close to Hagia Sofia and the Blue Mosque in Sultanahmet ... It is large, modern and well furnished, with dining room, and rooms dedicated to leisure. You can also easily reach any kind of public transport...The only flaws are the lack of bathrooms and spaces where storing luggage... 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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