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Berk Guest House

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Kutlugun Sok, No. 29 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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Ranked #36 of 788 Istanbul B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Istanbul was the start of our 25th wedding anniversary trip and we so many choices in the city it was to decide where to stay. We lucked out and picked a winner. Even before we left the states, the incredible people at this guest house were so helpful - arranging airport transportation to their lodging, arranging a rental car for... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I cannot praise this gem of a guesthouse enough. The owners are loving, helpful and professional. The places is charming and despite not being very big, has an elevator. The rooftop terrace has spectacular views and the breakfast room downstairs contains a lovely patio which has been beautifully decorated, and you have your breakfast buffet under the sky. The location... More

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Centereach, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

If you want to stay in a beautiful area, with humble people who will treat you like their own family - look no further! You can look forward to delicious communal breakfasts where you can chat and meet people from various places. The owners are a true pleasure to be around and are happy to answer any questions or give... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Incredible staff, really helpful and nice. They make you feel like home. The location couldn't be better, very central but quiet neighbourhood, close to the main atractions, restaurants and to the metro.

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Perth, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We had the pleasure of spending 6 nights at this guest house over 2 occasions during our holiday. On arrival from Istanbul airport we were met at the door by a lovely lady Malisa who bent over backwards helping us settle in, advising us about the city, and generally keeping us entertained. It would have been quite a challenge as... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Just have been 4 nights in this great guesthouse and enjoyed the hospitality of the friendly Family . Have been here now the second time and would come again and just can reccommend this Hotel to everybody looking for a home apart from home , with extremely nice owners , great Location and superb view from the roof terrace. Breakfast... More

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

No doubt a great guesthouse in a strategic location as most attractive sites are just nearby. As we are coming from Sabiha airport, it took a bit long to reach the hotel, with bus and then taxi. And, offered more varieties to choose for breakfast compare to other hotels that we stayed in Turkey.

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Reus, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We spent two nights in the Berk Guesthouse. The hospitality of the owner and of all the staff were excellent, they were very helpful, nice and made us feel like at home. The location is great as it is only 5 minutes walk from the major attractions (topkapi palace, blue mosque, agia Sofia, etc.). We slept in Room 42 which... More

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Arlington, Virginia
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

After concluding a business trip with my wife in Taksim, I had an extra night to spend in Sultanahmet. I was at first drawn to Berk House by its location: hard by the Four Seasons and only blocks away from the area's major attractions, Aya Sofia, the Blue Mosque & Topkapi. Although check-in was at 11:00, my room was ready... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We loved this hotel! Located close to tram station and all the major attractions in Istanbul. When I mentioned it was our honeymoon, they went out of their way to make our experience special and memorable, which they did. We got the beautiful room with a terrace from which you can see the Blue Mosque and the Hagia Sofia. Rooms... More

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Address: Kutlugun Sok, No. 29 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Berk Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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