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Couple relax

This historic place offers a slow experience of enjoyment. You are greated and guided through all... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
231_ses
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Arnes, Norway
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Amazing

This was just amazing, though very very warm..... some drinking water would have been good but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MGall1937
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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Suleymaniye Hamam is a traditional Turkish bath that continues to operate today. The building, commissioned by Sultan Suleyman and designed by the Turkish architect Mimar Sinan, was built in 1557. It features dramatic archways and domes and is...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Mimar Sinan Caddesi No: 20 | Suleymaniye, Istanbul 34116, Turkey
Grand Bazaar
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This historic place offers a slow experience of enjoyment. You are greated and guided through all steps of the bath- routine. The best part, you don't need to bring anything! Stop by in the middle of shopping (walking distance from Gran Basar) and let yourself...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was just amazing, though very very warm..... some drinking water would have been good but maybe that interferes with the cleanse. The scrub etc was so good and a real experience. Seeing the dirt on your legs etc is quite shocking but funny.... oh...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for an special hamami where to relax and have a break during the visit to Estambul and we totally found it at Suleymaniye Hamam. They treated us so good and they were so kind. This turkish bath is a wonderfull experience that...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For those used to high touristic standards and comfortability this is not the right place, especially if traveling with kids. They should inform that the place is not fit for kids, too hot and without any alternative place for them, such as swimming pools or...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The only couples Hamam in Istanbul and it specifically targets tourists. You will be in a room with your partner getting a massage. The issue I had with this place was the blanket 40 minutes in the sauna that was very very hot and humid....More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very relaxing time here. Highly recommend the whole experience. The heat is confronting at first but you soon adapt laying on the hot marble and the sensation of being rubbed down and cooled off was incredible. Impressive ancient building too. We made...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere was fantastic and for the money that we've spent the service provided was amazing! Nice atmosphere, smiley and welcoming members of staff too. The hammam was nice but the bubble massage was absolutely amazing! Very relaxing! Beverages offered at the end of the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 7, 2019

Old heritage converted in new relaxing hammam, perfect combo There wasnt small pool but dont mind, there is cold water inside to take a bath and massage was 10/10

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 18, 2019

Oh my God! What an experience. I had been for three times to this hamam, the first two times in 2014 and 2015 with my wife, and this time I took my mom to live the experience, and I had the same superb feeling. Especially...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Samer A
Reviewed June 23, 2019 via mobile

It was our first time in hamam. It was strange, but good strange. Very nice personnel, it is not dated. It is what it is, an old real Turkish style hamam.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Akanksha T
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Response from pooksi | Reviewed this property |
Couples (man ana woman only) are fine but not same gender. The place is couples only.
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Tara M
January 29, 2019|
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Response from Mattycabo | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure that this facility allows children. The heat inside the bath is significant.. it may not be suitable for children. The staff speak English at this place so a phone call could answer all of your questions.
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PhilippeHui
October 25, 2018|
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Response from Mattycabo | Reviewed this property |
My wife and I did this today. I am not in the greatest shape, I take high blood pressure meds and I had no problem. Don’t get me wrong, it was HOT HOT inside the bath room but it wasn’t too steamy so breathing was not... More
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