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Galata Antique Hotel

Mesrutiyet Street No:119 | Tunel - Beyoglu, Istanbul 34430, Turkey
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is located in a great area, at the end of Istiklal Street near the Galata Tower in Taksim, Beyoglu. Beware - lots of stairs to climb up and down to get to the hotel entrance. There is a lift inside to take you up to your floor. The room and bathroom were on the small side but was... More 

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Galata A, Front Office Manager at Galata Antique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Tanya, Thanks very much for your review. We are glad to hear that you had a nice stay in our property. I will pass your appreciation to the hotel staff. We would be very happy to see you once more in here. All the best. More 

Bangkok, Thailand
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

My friend and I realized that we missed the flight at 1 a.m. (the flight was delayed and we over slept), so we decided to go back to the hotel because we didn't know where else to go. The concierge managed to get a room though they had planned to get that room fixed for plumbing in the morning after.... More 

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Galata A, Galata Antique Hotel Team at Galata Antique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Pintip, Many thanks for taking the time to write this review. We are very happy to hear that you had a good time in Galata Antique Hotel and we have an influence on that. So, I guess still you do not know anywhere else to go, then we will be waiting for your next trip to Istanbul. You have... More 

Ahal Province, Turkmenistan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Me and my bf have stayed in this hotel for 5 days. This hotel is very close to Istiklal street and othe nice places as Aya Sophia, Siltanahmet Mosque, Galata kulesi and etc. Full of restaurant around. I really enjoyed this atmospehere in the Hotel Galata Antik :) thank you very much! Wish all the best. (Thank you Bilal ;)

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Galata A, Galata Antique Hotel Team at Galata Antique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Nyazisha, Thanks for sharing your experience in here. We always try hard to help our guests spend a nice time in Istanbul. We always will be waiting to host you in here, when you need a stopover. More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Lovely, quaint Hotel in a superb location! Just a few steps away from the famous shopping street Istiklal. Great area for shopping, dining and experiencing the unique vibe and culture of local life. The rooms of the hotel were much smaller than expected and although they have a mini-bar, there's no kettle which was a bit of a disappointment. Would... More 

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Galata A, Front Office Manager at Galata Antique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Keziah and Tanith, Thanks for taking your time writing the review. It is nice to know that you are satisfied with your stay in Galata Antique Hotel except the points which we will take into account. I will be looking forward to seeing you once more in here, you know I have given my word about taking care of... More 

Ireland
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34 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Have just returned from a 1 night stay at this hotel, and wished it was longer! The staff were excellent - we arrived at 11am, and they got our room ready for us to check in, they helped us to the metro when leaving with our bags (down A LOT of outside steps), the breakfast was great, with amazing views.... More 

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Galata A, Front Office Manager at Galata Antique Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for your kind review. Good to hear that you enjoyed your very short stay in here. Hope you could stay longer next time. We will be looking forward to welcoming you. All the best. More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

I would like to give thanks to the friendly owners of Galata Antique Hotel and the caring members of staff, where I have been a customer for 15 years, for turning my holiday in Istanbul into a fairy tale one more time. It is an elegant, clean and welcoming hotel in a beautiful historical building with a view of historic... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Room 401, where we stayed, was very nice. It could have done with additional space for clothes, but there was enough storage for a five-day stay. The location is excellent to enjoy the atmospheric and vibrant streets of the Beyoğlu area and is within easy walking distance of the old town. Beautiful views from the terrace where breakfast, which was... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

This boutique hotel is located in a perfect spot next to a subway station, with the pedestrian shopping street, restaurant/bar area and Galata Tower around the corner. The rooms are very charming and the roof terrace = breakfast room offers a superb view over the city. The staff was very friendly and attentive and I will definitely stay there again... More 

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Galata A, Owner at Galata Antique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Petra C, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at our hotel. We are so glad you found our hotel a good place to stay. Your positive commets regarding our location, rooms and breakfast encourges us to serve you better. We will be delighted to welcoming you back in our hotel in the future. Sincerely,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Very good location, surrounded by bars & restaurants. Hotel itself has a very charming terrace with a nice city view on the top floor. The staff are very friendly and helpful especially Mutlu & Gohan. A nice place to stay!

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Galata A, Yönetici at Galata Antique Hotel, responded to this review

Hello D S, Thank you for choosing our hotel, and for taking the time to write a review. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed the service and found our staff very helpful. Our hotel aims to provide a truly unique experience and we are glad we were able to achieve that for you. We look forward to... More 

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18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

A small antique boutique hotel suitable for persons who's easy going and needs a place to rest with a good ambiance .. The area is perfect .. Restaurants and cafes all around .. Staff are helpful and friendly .. Personally, I didn't find any dislikes ..

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Galata A, Yönetici at Galata Antique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear SilverBlingBlack, Thank you for your kind words about our hotel. We appreciate that you took time to write this review. Our hotel aims to provide excellent service in order to make the stay of our guests a truly unique experience. We are glad to have provided you with such a service that you felt compelled to share these wonderful... More 

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Beyoglu
Istanbul’s most famous street, pedestrianized Istiklal Caddesi (Independence Avenue), throbs day and night and offers a fantastic array of architectural sights, shops, treats, and throngs upon teeming throngs of people. At the avenue’s northeastern end is expansive Taksim Square, thought by many to be the very heart of the city, with many of Turkey’s most renowned restaurants and some of Europe’s most happening nightlife in close proximity. In striking contrast, Beyoglu’s less trafficked areas – such as the affluent Cihangir and the antiques district of Cukurcuma – exude Old World charm and provide contemplative calm and splendid diversion via an assortment of cozy cafes, attractive boutiques, and quiet lanes.
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