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Gul Sultan Hotel

#105 of 976 Hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence
Sultanahmet Akbiyik Caddesi No 9 | Eminonu, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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Ranked #105 of 976 Hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our family of four (boys aged 9 & 12) stayed in Gul Sultan for 5 days in April 2015. This hotel is in an excellent location and very close to lot of monuments (Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia). We walked everywhere. The hotel staff is very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was very good as well. I would totally recommend... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great little hotel, love this place. Very helpful, friendly and courteous staff and management. Very good breakfast, convenient to restaurants and tourist sites. Fast WiFi. Definitely will stay again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I visited Istanbul with my husband in March 2015. We were staying in Gul Sultan Hotel for 4 nights. We are fully satisfied our staying. The staff was always polite, kind, friendly and regardful, thank you, guys! We asked to organize a private pick-up service from the airport, and everything was well organized, we have got to the hotel in... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

The hotel is just behind Sultan Ahmet Masjid, also called the blue masjid, a few minutes from Topkapi and Hagia Sofia. A few minutes walk only. My wife and I staid there for 10 days after we initially only planned to stay for one night. Breakfast was a delight, we had a big buffet and every day enjoyed eating and... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

On our vacation trip to Pakistan in January 2015, my wife and I stayed in Gul Sultan Hotel, Istanbul for 3 nights. I shall highly recommend it to everybody who is planning to visit Istanbul. It is very much affordable cost wise with 24 Hour service. Most importantly, it is situated in the heart of city at short walking distance... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

I stayed in this Hotel on Christmas and the owner(Hamit) and his staff were very helpful and forthcoming on where to visit and where to avoid and on how to get there. I stayed again in January for 5 more days on my return flight just because there staff was so awesome! The rooms are kinda small but the staff... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We arrived my husband and I to Gul sultan at 3 am and we still found happy faces welcoming us and helping us get our heavy luggage to our room. People who work there are simply the best. Very nice and helpful and speak very good english . The location is perfect , next to the amazing Hagya sophia ,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We stayed for three nights at Gul Sultan Hotel, and to sum it up it was perfect! Price quality ratio is great, the people there are friendly the breakfast is awesome (Get ready for a typical turkish breakfast). The room is cosy and warm, with a great view and there are great places to chill right next to the hotel!... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Small, very clean hotel with a great service. The area around the hotel is fantastic, a lot of restaurants, bars and close to the Blue Mosque and ..... . The breakfast you can eat at a terrace on the roof, breakfast with a beautiful view! The owner is very helpfull and the other staff is also great. Good value for... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

The room might be small, but it's super clean. The staff, especially Sarkhan, is extra helpful. The location is golden, five minutes walk to Blue Mosque, Aya Sophia, Basilica Cistern, and so many landmarks.

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