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Gulevi Safranbolu

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Cesme Mah. Hukumet Sok. No:46 Safranbolu Merkez, Safranbolu 78600, Turkey
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked this hotel due to the wonderful reviews and let me say I was right. At 1st I thought ohhh no there is no fan or a/c how can we sleep ESP when my baby gets very hot.. But it's extremely cool at night and in day it's cool. A great thank you to Hassan manager his wonderful wife... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Safranbolu and even if the city is not big it will not be the last one ! This city is so beautiful... We stayed at the Gulevi Safranbolu Hotel which is simply marvellous. The rooms are great, the garden is quiet and relaxing. Service is nice and staff is very helpfull. The girl that... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for three nights. The hotel is nicely renovated, and the garden is very attractive and comfortable. The staff went above and beyond to welcome and assist us, and were very kind to our 1.5 year old daughter. We highly recommend it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Staying for two nights at Gulevi Safranbolu was a great pleasure. Three free-standing traditional Ottoman villas, separated by a variety of stepped terraces and gardens, make up this hotel, which is located centrally in the old town. The adaption and conversion of the villas has been carried out with the best taste, and my room was a real joy to... More

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Halle, Belgium
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

This is one of the best hotels I ever "visited". It is like a museum where you can stay in 200 years old beautiful conserved buildings with all modern comfort a traveler can dream of. Even J.S. Bach was there as we could taste his music;

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

The hotel is probably to best hotel in Safranbolu. The location, the environment, decoration are perfect. Very silent , good to rest. Breakfast presentation is awesome. There is a nice garden, green. Recommend everyone.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

I was there off-season, meaning May and during the week. Welcoming and caring stuff made me feel comfortable and warm in an nearly empty hotel. Wanted to stay one night, stayed two. Five stars, points, smiling faces - whatever. Liked it!

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Canbulat, Owner at Gulevi Safranbolu, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for your kind and positive review. Hope to host you again at GuleviSafranbolu again. Best wishes İC More

Istanbul, Turkey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Our stay at Gulevi was a dream. The houses and garden area are incredibly beautiful and perfectly reflect the character of Safranbolu. The staff is incredibly attentive and accommodating. The breakfast is divine!

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Dear Sir, Thank you for your kind positive review. Hope to host you again at GuleviSafranbolu again. Best wishes İC More

Seattle, Washington
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We loved our stay at Gulevi. The hotel is beautifully restored inside and out. Our family room was spacious with two large rooms and large bath. The rooms had many windows which provided considerable natural light. The decor was beautiful, couches comfortable to relax on-only wish we could have stayed longer! The grounds and room are quiet. There are many... More

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Canbulat, Owner at Gulevi Safranbolu, responded to this review

Dear Madam, Thank you for your kind positive review. Hope to host you again at GuleviSafranbolu again. Best wishes İC More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

This Hotel is a fantastic place in perfect location to visit Safranbolu. The guarded car park is right next to the hotel. The rooms are beautiful decorated and having a drink in the early evening in the beautiful garden is a must. The management is giving the feeling of being very welcomed. The breakfast is also a nice experience itself,... More

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Canbulat, Owner at Gulevi Safranbolu, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for your kind positive review. Hope to host you again at GuleviSafranbolu again. Best wishes İC More

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Address: Cesme Mah. Hukumet Sok. No:46 Safranbolu Merkez, Safranbolu 78600, Turkey
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Location: Turkey > Karabuk Province > Safranbolu
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Hotel Class:3 star — Gulevi Safranbolu 3*
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Gülevi Safranbolu emerged as a project of living through revitalization rather than one of accommodation. The project was initiated to survive the richness and subtlety of life which flourished during the 18th century in Safranbolu which is currently inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage List. Gül and İbrahim Canbulat acquired three neighboring Ottoman mansions in the early 2000s and started running these buildings following restoration. All three mansions date back to the 18th century. Damage and wear due to time and human intervention were recovered by the restoration process; the mansions were granted their genuine architectonics. Modern facilities required for the present-day functions of these mansions were installed without distorting the authentic integrity of the Ottoman mansion. Gülevi Safranbolu offers 18th-century elegant life style with no compromise on contemporary appliances. ... more   less 
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