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Almina Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kucuk Ayasofya Cad. Akbiyik Degirmeni Sok. No:27 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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Ranked #269 of 916 hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Really adviseable hotel in the middle of the old town, close to all historical attractions of Istanbul (to walk). You get: - roof terrace (common in Istanbul), but have opportunity to take your breakfast there - nice breakfast - free WIFI - central position for sightseeing the old town (Hagia Sofia, Blue Mosque, Tonkapi palace), but quiet - tram is... More

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AlminaHotel, Genel Müdür at Almina Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Tobias W, Thank you for your feedback. We are very glad to hear that you are happy with our stay. Regards, Hotel Manager More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I travel (a lot) ...convenience and value supersede luxury and amenities. But there is a fine line, where for a bit more money, you get a lot more. Almina has some good qualities. But the poor ones out number them. I don't care about the size of the room, etc as I don't spend much time there. And the... More

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AlminaHotel, Genel Müdür at Almina Hotel, responded to this review

Hello lilliup, I would like to thank you for your feedback. This hotel has new management and new team. We are investigating every part of the hotel to serve better for our guests. Unfortunately I disagree with you about our location. If we compare to other areas of Istanbul, our location is not surrounded by hills. It is 5-10 minutes... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of our business partners from U.K. was staying at this hotel with his family,so by this occasion we have visited this hotel and our friend and had a breakfast here and lateron some drinks at the terrace cafe.First of all,while approaching to the hotel,it looked like that hotel was closed.In fact,due to the hot summer season,they cooked down the... More

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Berridale, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed for three nights in late May with a friend and we loved it here. We had a twin room and the beds were comfortable, the room and bathroom spotless and we had a windowbox which opened onto a garden/lawn. The staff were friendly and helpful. The best part was the rooftop terrace with the incredible views of the... More

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Emmeloord, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in April 2014 in Almina. The staff is so helpful and friendly. The room was clean and for two persons we had everything what we needed. We enjoyed the roof terrace with view(hopefully they replaced the garden furniture). We recommended this hotel, the price and quality was reasonable.

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Dunstable, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We stayed at Almina Hotel from 27th June to 4th July 2014. Staff were so friendly and helpful. Rooms were clean and everything you needed was provided. I would highly recommend this hotel. The breakfast was amazing! Variety of fruits, bread and cheese and lovely fresh coffee and juice. Every day something extra special was on offer. Something for everyone.

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Southampton, UK
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

First off- there seemed to be random things added onto our bar bill, tried to charge us for wine we never had, think they just put a room number to whoever was on the terrace! Saying that, Nazmi and Mehmet gave superb customer service, and were very helpful. Limited English, but that's our fault, should have learnt some Turkish before... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Pros: The hotel is well located. The breakfest is wonderful. The dayshift staff are very nice and helpful, special thanks to Nuri :) Cons: The rooms are very small, can't accomodate 2 adults and 2 kids. The rollerbeds are a catastrofy and durty. The nightshift receptionists were not the best, basically almost saying please don't disturb me. Becareful from any... More

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halifax
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

This is a nice quiet hotel in a very good location for most attractions.Our room was good.The breakfast was very good,lots of choice although a little crowded.The rooftop terrace was nice but drinks expensive.Staff polite and helpful albeit slightly subdued.Overall good experience.

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This small hotel is in a great location, sited in the old town and near to all the fantastic sights that Istanbul has to offer. We were in walking distance of the Blue Mosque, the Hagia Sophia, the Cisterns and lots of restaurants. The nearest tram station is Sultanahmet which was easily walkable. The tram system took us around the... More

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Address: Kucuk Ayasofya Cad. Akbiyik Degirmeni Sok. No:27 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Almina Hotel 4*
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This hotel is just steps away from the Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia, offering well-appointed rooms with free wireless internet access, in the historic heart of Istanbul. Almina Hotel offers elegant rooms with modern amenities, including free wireless internet access and satellite TV. From single rooms to family rooms, there is accommodation to meet the needs of most holidaymakers. Start the day with a sumptuous buffet breakfast, with hot and cold dishes. Stroll around the historic district of Sultanahmet, taking in the famous sights of Topkapi Palace Museum and the Grand Bazaar. Head back to Almina Hotel for a drink on the rooftop terrace with views across the Marmara Sea. ... more   less 
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