We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hotel Alp Guesthouse

#149 of 981 Hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence
Akbiyik Caddesi Adliye Sokak No 4 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34490, Turkey
Hotel amenities
Hotel Alp Guesthouse
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Ranked #149 of 981 Hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
sibelletorres Berlin, Germany
Write a Review

170 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    97
    62
    9
    2
    0
See reviews for
31
74
22
2
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (20)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (170)
  • Mar-May only
    (47)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (53)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (55)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (15)
All months
Berlin, Germany
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The hotel is located in one of the most touristic areas of Istanbul, a short walk to the Blue Mosque, and lots of restaurants one or two blocks away. The staff was very friendly and always very helpful. The room is quite small, but clean, with internet and TV (even though no channels in English). The breakfast is fairly ok,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic location, fabulous place for families with kids, very nice, friendly and professional people. They were very much accommodating to our kids. Service was very good. Folks at the front desk always gave us the right information and suggested places to eat, dine, shop and visit, keeping in mid that we had kids.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Bath
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
25 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a quiet side street in Sultanahmet Neighborhood -- couple blocks from Blue Mosque / Hagia Sophia / Topkapi Palace. They provided airport pick up for 25 Euros. Charming room. In-room safe. Small fridge. Drinking water in large dispensers in lobby and on roof with cups as needed. Soap and shampoo provided. Great breakfast on the roof (enclosed or outside)... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Arlington, Virginia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Bearing in mind that this is not a high-end luxury hotel, it's an excellent bet if you're looking for something affordable in the Sultanahmet area (around Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque). It's a small place with maybe a dozen rooms or so. But the rooms are tidy and comfortable and the staff helpful and friendly. There are a lot of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Montreal, Canada
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Very comfortable. Rooms are nothing special or luxurious, but clean and great for sleeping after long days in Istanbul. Excellent location and very friendly staff. Beautiful rooftop terrace for breakfast (the food is so so)

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We found this place through a friend's recommendation, just behind the Aya Sofia and very convenient for the Major tourist sights. The staff are very friendly and helpful, with lots of good suggestions for things to do. The rooms are basic, but clean and comfortable: our family room was just right for the four of us. Breakfast in the top-floor... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
South Wales, UK
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
77 hotel reviews
190 helpful votes 190 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We were very happy with this small hotel. The location was great, within easy walking distance of major sites and tram stop. Although our room was small, it was very nice, with wooden floor, 4 poster bed and lots of windows, plus a small safe. The free Wi-Fi worked well. There was some late-night noise from the nearby street full... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Birmingham, Alabama, United States
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

This a basic room but that is really all you need for trip to Istanbul. We had a room overlooking a central courtyard and found it to be quiet. The bathrooms were modernized and easy to use. The bed was comfortable and large enough to accommodate my 6'5" husband. The location is excellent since you can easily walk to all... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
New York City, New York
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I stayed In Alp guesthouse for 5 night and I liked the location, the room, the breakfast overseeing the marmara sea and the friendly and very helpful staff. The rooms are comfortable and very quiet which is surprising as it is close to a very busy street.

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Compared with a different hotel on the outskirts of town I later stayed at for business meetings, this hotel was a joy. Cons? * The staff don't speak very good English, though they try very hard. * The WiFi is lame...speed and signal aren't as reliable as they ought to be. * Television channels don't provide a clear screen for... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

56 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (55)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (13)
Viewed
Dining (14)
Viewed
Room/suite (9)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
1:52
Videos (4)
Viewed
Other (11)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Amenities

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question