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Blue Tuana Hotel

#128 of 1,014 B&Bs / Inns in Istanbul
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Akbiyik Degirmeni Sok.No 3 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

Stayed in blue Tuana hotel for 3 nights in mid April . We chose the blue Tuana hotel for its location and low price. The hotel is ideally located in sultanahmet .Few minute walk to the main historical sites. Go for room with sea views .Breakfast is served on roof terrace . Lovely views .clean hotel with very friendly and... More 

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Amman, Jordan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

Usually, businesses give special care to returning customers. Unfortunately, this wasn't the case here! This was my second time stay at the Blue Tuana. Bad choice it was! When I booked it was more expensive than most hotels in the same area. Yet, I preferred to book there because my first stay was nice& enjoyable. I booked a room that... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

Busy The location was great and easy to find, not too close to the main road. The room was clean and looked nice. What really let it down though was the bed, which is after all mainly what you're really paying for! It seemed smaller than a double, but l was happy it was firm! Breakkie upstairs

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Province of Trento, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

Their service was very good. The breakfast was buffet style and very yummy, we could eat it at a top-roof balcony with a sea view. it was very romantic and everyone was taking photos of it :) The location was also great :)

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

Hotel has great location but rooms are too small, friendly staff and has a great view from breakfast room that is located on the rooftop however poor selection of food. This hotel is recomended for solo travelers with little budget.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

The location is great, right next to the Blue Mosque. The staff from the reception is very helpfull. I arrived without my luggage and they helped me to retrivet it with the airport operater. The breakfast is served in the top of the hotel with a great view, but the food isn't that great. The rooms are basic but clean.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

The hotel is a bit tricky to find at the beginning, but its close to really great places in Sultanahmet. Breakfast was good, but nothing special. Not so clean. The bathroom in our room had a really bad smell but we were only able to change it after 2 days when another guest checked out. There was no elevator. Overall... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

This is a really good budget hotel in a great location. I would have given this hotel an excellent rating but our private airport shuttle we ordered was 30mins late and the bathroom had an unpleasant smell. These were the only negatives we had about our stay. We had originally booked the semi basement room but upgraded once we got... More 

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Amman, Jordan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

I've just come back from Istanbul, where I stayed at the Blue Tuana Hotel. It turned out to be a great choice. We booked a twin bedroom, but upon arrival we were given a bedroom with a double+ twin beds. This leaves not much spaces to move around, but since we were 2 people it was OK. We stayed in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

The staff at Blue Tuana couldn't do enough for us - whatever questions we had they had the answers, any help we needed they were there for us. The breakfast meze on the terrace was a great way to start the day, with unbeatable views of the Blue Mosque, Aya Sofya and the Marmara Sea. Rooms were cleaned daily and... More 

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Staying in Sultanahmet

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Sultanahmet
With so many unmissable attractions within a mere stroll of each other – and all set around the site of an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to retain an air of peace and calm. It offers visitors a significantly less celebrated but nonetheless pleasant network of quaint lanes and side streets, majestic panoramas of the Bosphorus, and an impressive assortment of accommodation options for all budgets and tastes.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
BLUE TUANA HOTEL An Ottoman-style Turkish mansion, in the shadows of the Blue Mosque andHagia Sophia, the Blue Tuana Hotel is situated in a prime location overlooking the Marmara Sea and Bosphorus in the heart of Istanbul’s historic Sultanahmet district. We are just a short walk from Topkapi Palace, the Archaeology Museum, Sultanahmet Square, the Egyptian Bazaar Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque and the Grand Bazaar. With just 16 modern, clean rooms, the Blue Tuana Hotel has a quiet, intimate and relaxing atmosphere. Delight in the panoramic views of Marmara Sea and the Princes’ Islands from our comfortable, open-air terrace as you enjoy your traditional Turkish breakfast or a romantic starlit dinner. Blue Tauna Hotel has all modern amenities. All our rooms are fully equipped with a private bathroom, hair dryer, cable TV, mini bar, air conditioning, direct telephone lines and a high-speed wireless internet connection.Our friendly staff will be more than happy to assist you during your stay with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Tuana Hotel

Address: Akbiyik Degirmeni Sok.No 3 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
Price Range: $26 - $55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Blue Tuana Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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