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Hotel Ilkay

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Hudavendigar Street No: 44-46 | Eminonu, Istanbul 34210 , Turkey
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Ranked #137 of 912 hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks 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
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice hotel, great location - just 5 min walk to blue mosque and Hagia Sophia, and good breakfast buffet. We stayed in two different rooms as part of our honeymoon trip. This was our first hotel and last one we stayed at. Overall, very happy with both rooms. And the staff was very friendly. Would return if we came back... More

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Arlington, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First, let me say that this hotel worked perfect for our group of high school students that were in Turkey for a cultural exchange program. The location was excellent with just a short walk up the hill to the Sultanahmet area or a short walk down the hill to the water. It's also right on the tram route so it's... More

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Kawasaki, Japan
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108 reviews 108 reviews
18 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is in a very convenient place for both Eminonu and for Sultanahmet. There is a western style bar on the ground floor and ''imbat' restaurant which is ranked high among tripadvisors are just nextdoor. I stayed 4 days for business and for fun. There is no problem if you just sleep specially if you consider the money you... More

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Antibes, France
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this hotel is perfect well placed with nice reception all around plenty of shops and restaurants staff very helpful breakfast room to be refurnished good breakfast xmas very cold to enjoy Istanbul but will return to this hotel without hesitation. some rooms to be refurbished love to come back other time of year. Family chaine with other hotel in same... More

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Farmingdale, New York
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53 reviews 53 reviews
14 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is a real gem!!! I emailed the manager several times before the trip and he was very accommodating. Our room had 2 doubles which was not ideal but it was in the newer section which is what I requested. The daily breakfast was decent but not spectacular. The location was PERFECT!!! It was a short walk to many... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

What can you say? Great in services, and value for money. I have been to this hotel more than once and it has become a family affair. I even had a family trip with all the family booked four rooms and had a blast.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Hotel accommodation is basic but very clean, and the breakfast provided was very good. It is conveniently positioned for all the sights in the old city.. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful., making for a most pleasant stay.

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Stuttgart, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

Location is fantastic. It is close to all main attractions. Rooms are basic but it is ok for city trip. Breakfast buffet is good. Staff is friendly and ready to help you. So i can recommend this hotel from heart.

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Coppell, Texas
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5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Wife and I stayed three nights at the Ilkay in late May 2014. It is on Hudavendigar street which is on the T-1 tram line. We had a room facing the street on the second floor. It is a great hotel and caters to tourists. After booking, we got a great welcome email from the owners providing a number of... More

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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We stayed at Hotel Ilkay for 4 nights in May 14. The hotel is in a very convenient location-minutes from Gulhane Park and the tram stop, many different restaurants and shops nearby, and within walking distance to all the main tourist sights and Eminonu waterfront and Galata bridge. The room was quite basic, but very spacious, clean and tidy. We... More

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Address: Hudavendigar Street No: 44-46 | Eminonu, Istanbul 34210 , Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Ilkay 3*
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