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Grand Hotel Gulsoy

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Sehzadebasi Cad. No:17 Vefa, Fatih, Istanbul 34134, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Chichester, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

just returned from a 5 night city break and what a wonderful hotel this turned out to be, staff all very friendly and helpful good command of English we were on the 3rd floor opposite the mosque and the call to prayer 5 times a day was for some reason very soothing breakfast was buffet style and very tasty ate... More

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Houston
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63 reviews 63 reviews
15 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I used this hotel as part of a tour through Gate1 Travel. The hotel location is close to all the main attractions in Turkey. The subway station was within walk in distance. Istanbul is a city easy to navigate. Hotel is next to a mosque so the call of prayer was quite interesting. Management was great with an issue my... More

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Littleton, Colorado
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110 reviews 110 reviews
18 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a one night stay here on the way to a cruise. This was booked through the trip company. The room is smallish but very nice. The reception is helpful and friendly. Booked a massage for hour and half later. Was able to pay to for it later. The location is good. Close to the grand bazaar. Just take the... More

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Quito, Ecuador
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What you see on the pictures is not what you get. If you think that the hamman is old and stylish as in the pictures, you are wrong!!! Nothing can be charged to the room. Everything is chash based. My no smoking room, smelled awfully.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Despite some initial teething difficulties with lack of response to e-mails and phone calls we very much enjoyed our stay here 4 Nights in a great bustling location and a 10 minute tram ride from the typical tourist spots.

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Lincolnshire, Illinois
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14 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We stayed in the Grand Hotel Gulsoy several days before and after a tour of Turkey. Pros: Comfortable, nice sized rooms with lots of windows and very adequate bathroom. Good service with very accommodating staff. Little café/patisserie next to the lobby. Near Valens Roman Aqueduct. Cons: location is west of all the main attractions and not really walkable. Tram station... More

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17 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

the GH has a very good location, central not far from main attractions. room is small but very nice even there is a carpet but no smell around. I do not meet any staff except of barman, good guy. you can sit on the street just across the street there is a mosque., no problem. the restaurant is tragedy. looks... More

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Kansas City
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61 reviews 61 reviews
14 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The Gulsoy is very comfortable, well kept up, and handy to tram public transportation. The hotel has 2 pools, one on the roof and one inside in the spa area. Inside rooms are quiet and windows open into a small, but nicely maintained courtyard. Windows are double glass to minimize outside noise. The morning breakfast buffet is extensive and excellent.... More

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Toronto, Canada
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My wife and I stayed at the Grand Hotel Gulsoy in Istanbul in April 2104. We weren't looking for anything luxurious since were weren't planning on being in the room a lot. So if it's a high end hotel you're seeking, don't go here. If you're looking for a hassle free transfer to the hotel from the airport, give this... More

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

The staff were nice, the rooms were more than adequate. If you get a room on the front, it can be a bit on the loud side, but you trade the noise for a great view of the mosque across the street and you can enjoy all the street activity. The widows open for fresh air, but block the outside... More

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Address: Sehzadebasi Cad. No:17 Vefa, Fatih, Istanbul 34134, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Grand Hotel Gulsoy 4*
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#233 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
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Welcome to your home in Istanbul to relax which offers you a warm atmosphere to make your stay comfortable and feel yourself at home. Our aim is to create a warm atmosphere provided with modern facilities.Our reception is at your service 24 hrs a day! Take a look at our rooms! Or check out our facilities, like our indoor swimming pool, restaurants etc.. ... more   less 
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