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Hotel Yunus Emre

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Sultanahmet Mah. Sifa Hamam Sok. No:14 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013
NayaabNet Birmingham, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

Excellent hotel and great location. Located right behind the Blue Mosque and views of the Marmara sea. Bulent and Maria were very helpful and nice. A very good stay for cheap price with a great breakfast. Good value and great location near all the main attractions. Will visit again soon. Thank you. Regards. Nayaab.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

There was 4 of us caming from Zagreb-Croatia. Hotel is clean, nice breakfast, pleasent staf and location is perfect. Rooms are small, but all you need is clean bed and hot water.All of main historycal monuments are close to hotel. Blue Mosque, Hagia Sofia, Roman Cisterns,hippodrome,Grand Bazaar...The owners:Maria and Bulent are very nice.They both speak english very good and offers... More

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Louisville, Kentucky
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

I found this hotel and they only had two days to offer us, but it was ok because we found the rest of the days in a nearby hotel. we were sorry because we felt really nice there and did not want to go, the staff really nice, the place superb, really close to attractions, breafast ok, nearby restaurants really... More

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Gainesville, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

I've stayed here three times now in the last three years in both the hostel-style rooms and the hotel rooms. The hostel rooms are about what you'd expect: average, but they're also very cheap. They don't have AC, the bunk beds are short, and the bathroom is all-in-one with the toilet, sink, and shower-head all in the same area. The... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

If you're looking for a reasonably priced hotel in the old city this is good value and perfect location - 2 mins to Sultanahmet Square and Blue Mosque . We needed to add extra days to our booking at last minute and they were extremely helpful to find us rooms . The owner Bulent, his family and staff are charming... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
14 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

we visited Istanbul in the month of Feb 2011, not the best time but ya just the onset of spring. while making the reservations the lady at the reception was very helpful and responded to emails regularly and gave us all the information that we required. The hotel provides a free pick up from the airport but this is only... More

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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

I've been their end of November 2012 and the room was dirty including the bed,sheets and the floor and the breakfast was very basic and I moved to near by hotel although I've already paid in advance for four days(my mistake).

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

I've stood both at the hotel room and the basement dorm for 10 days, I enjoyed the friendly approach of Bulent the receptionist and the two workers Nafas and Jelal which were very friendly and helpful. The lobby can get very hot but the atmosphere is inviting. The rooms are basic and the dorm is very damping and no air... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2012

I had booked a room in another hotel through Expedia. After a long flight from Chicago, I got there just to find out that the hotel did not have any rooms available! To make a long story short, a middle man brought me to Yunus Emre hotel and I told the person at the front desk about the situation. He... More

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13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2012

I have stayed here three times when in Istanbul - it is very basic, when I was there some of the guests were locals, I personally really liked the laid back come and go as you please atmosphere. They also picked me up from the airport free of charge. The location is perfect for sightseeing, it is not somewhere where... More

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Address: Sultanahmet Mah. Sifa Hamam Sok. No:14 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Yunus Emre 2*
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Don't miss your chance to stay at the YUNUS EMRE HOTEL. You will find a very friendly, pleasant, yet modern accommodation right in the heart of the old part of Istanbul. This superb hotel is perfectly located in the thriving centre of most important Byzantine and Ottoman monuments and just a few minutes walk away from the tramway (Sultanahmet Station) and the main train station. All of the major city sights can be reached by foot as well, such as the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sofia, The Underground Cistern, Topkapi Palace, The Archeological Museum, The Hippodrome, and the Grand Bazaar. ... more   less 
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