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Hotel Centrum Istanbul

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Hobyar Mah. Ibni Kemal Cad. No 28 | Sirkeci, Istanbul 34470, Turkey
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Ranked #443 of 912 hotels in Istanbul
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Boston, MA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a simple, clean hotel, and a good price. Staff member were hospitable. The breakfast was excellent. It is served on the top floor with a great view. Bathroom and shower were quite small. I really liked location and the fact that it is a small hotel. I was there at beginning and end of my trip to Turkey... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

....but the room left a bit to be desired. I suppose in terms of the space available in the old town of Istanbul it wasn't bad, we didn't expect some massive room, but the first couple of nights we stayed there we were in some weird L shaped twin room that had the beds at right angles to each other... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A 5 day stay in the Centrum was a mixed experience. Rooms are fine, comfy beds and lovely bathrooms. Impeccably cleaned, nice aircon and good wifi. However walls are paper-thin and doors slam loudly day and night. Construction works in the building next door (concrete blocks being laid from early morning) as well as flashing lights on the hotel opposite... More

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melbourne
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our base for our g adventures trip and we stayed here at the beginning and. End of the trip. It was in a great spot for exploring the aya Sofia, grand bazaar and good bars and restaurants. Clean rooms with air con. What more could you need?

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Orofino, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Centrum is within walking distance of many major attractions and is close to the tram too. Their breakfast is excellent with fresh fruit. There's a great view from the breakfast room too. The air conditioning came in handy.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were very unimpressed. Very small dark room and very unhelpful disinterested reception staff. Very disappointing as most of the other Turkish people we've met couldn't have been more helpful. The breakfast room has a good view though.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is well located -- and lacking for most everything else. Not sure how it has 3 stars. Front desk staff not helpful. Getting directions is out of the question. (Take a cab was first response -- seriously! it was walking distance.) WiFi intermittent in lobby, definitely not in rooms. Room is small, smoke-smelling, poorly lit. Overall dreary feeling.... More

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Sydney, Australia
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

The location of this hotel is awesome as it is close to the Grand Bazaar, Blue Mosque, Cistern, Sophia and tram with many restaurants, shops, money exchanges, banks etc right outside. Unfortunately the location is quite noisy with the combination of loud noise from outside (restaurants, construction site), inadequate (no blockout) curtains, uncomfortable beds and pillows resulting in sleepless nights.... More

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Convenient location walking distance to most sites in Istanbul. Also close to 2 tram stops to help get around. The room was clean and spacious enough but it is an old hotel so it is in need of a bit of an update.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

To start, the hotel has an amazing location in the middle of historical area (near Topkapi, Ayasofia, Sultanahmet Mosque). It is also walking distance from the Metro Station. In addition to that, there are a lot of nice restaurants around + a mini market for your daily needs. The hotel has very small entrance with a stair where you need... More

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Address: Hobyar Mah. Ibni Kemal Cad. No 28 | Sirkeci, Istanbul 34470, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Centrum Istanbul 3*
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Within walking distance of the Blue Mosque and Grand Bazaar, this hotel is close to Topkapi Palace and welcomes guests looking to experience genuine Turkish hospitality. Featuring all the characteristics of a 19th-century building, Hotel Centrum Istanbul includes 49 spacious guest rooms. Marvel at panoramic views of the hotel’s historic surroundings while dining in the restaurant or have a cold drink at the bar. All guest rooms are decorated with classic furnishings and equipped with a minibar and satellite TV. Order in room service and make use of free wireless internet. While you relax in style, the attentive reception staff can arrange an airport transfer or meeting for you. After a long day of sightseeing, Hotel Centrum offers the possibility to make use of its wellness facilities. Pay a visit to the sauna or opt for relaxation in the traditional hammam. Professional massages are also possible upon request. ... more   less 
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