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The Golden Horn Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Hobyar Mah. Ebusuud Cad. No:44 Sirkeci, Fatih, Istanbul 34410, Turkey
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Ranked #543 of 885 hotels in Istanbul
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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28 reviews 28 reviews
26 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014 via mobile

I stayed at a Golden Horn hotel before in Istanbul in the Sultanachmet district and was very pleased. When booking, I guess I should have checked more carefully because upon arrival we were taken to 2 Golden Horn hotels before finally the 3rd one was the right one. This one is not in the Sultanachmet, so we had to walk... More

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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

We had a 4 days city break to Istanbul from the 4th - 7th November. The Golden Horn at Sirkeci is the perfect location in the old quarter of Istanbul and with everything on your doorstep from cultural things to shopping in the grand bazaar. The hotel is ok but there are better just along the street or a couple... More

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Vadodara, India
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

The Golden Palms at Mussoorie(Uttarakhand) offers an excellent place to stay, enjoy the holidays and rejuvenate oneself. Offering a panoramic view of the valley and a convenient location to make day trips, the hotel offers an extremely good option for the money spent. With an excellent menu and a very cordial and helpful hotel staff , this is a place... More

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Dammam, Saudi Arabia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

Very bad experience, the safety box is useless!! Very small rooms and bathrooms, very noisy from inside and out side hotel, unhelpful staff, bad management , safe box is not mounted to the walls and can easily be removed by anyone and not connected to a security system, no ironing and laundry service inside the hotel and breakfast area is... More

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Ankara, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

The hotel has an excellent position.You can walk many attractions in 5-10 min and there is also tram station near the hotel to reach longer distances. The staff is very friendly and help you when you need.The area is safe(there is a nearby police station) and the parking place is very near the hotel for your car. I strongly recommend... More

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Durban, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

We stayed here in September 2013. We had booked 4 standard twin rooms. All the staff at the hotel were absolutely fabulous. They were all super friendly (Ingen & Buraq at reception) - happy to assist with booking tours and giving us maps of all the sights to visit and directions. We were not happy with the rooms and they... More

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

I had a mixed experience, the staffs are very cooperative and helpful but not professional, hardly understand English, specially the support staff. We came very early morning and they let us do early check in and mentioned that they have better room and provide that if we wait a bit, so we though as we paid well lets wait for... More

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Koplik, Shkoder, Albania
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

Absolutely a superb experience. The area of course is the obvious advantage but combined with a good price and warm people makes this hotel very lovely. This is a real second home for the guests. Respect to all.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013 via mobile

I stayed at the golden horn as part of a tour, topdeck. We were upgraded to the goldenhorn instead of staying at a different hotel, we were welcomed with drinks, and friendly staff who were very helpful with bags etc. Very approachable and had a good sense of humor, which really made my experience of staying at the golden horn... More

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Paris, France
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

I've been this year my second time at this hotel and this time the breakfast was terrible poor particularly for a meat eater like me. I could starve with what was available there. Luckily there are plenty of restaurants nearby with a good bkf offer.

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Also Known As:
Golden Horn Hotel
Golden Horn Istanbul
Address: Hobyar Mah. Ebusuud Cad. No:44 Sirkeci, Fatih, Istanbul 34410, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#98 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#292 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Golden Horn Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Sultanahmet, the land of dreams, where time has stopped and enjoying itself in its calmness. The time, running hither and yon as if trying to catch something anywhere, has gradually given shape to drams with the pleasure obtained from this historical peninsula through the centuries. The magical hands of time St. Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque, ornamented feeling great pleasure and placed on the most majestic head of Istanbul like a crown. ... more   less 
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