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The House Hotel Bosphorus

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Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in Istanbul for a family wedding, which was at this hotel. What a great choice! I understand this was once an old luxurious home retrofitted as a hotel, and a marvelous job of it has been done. Beautifully appointed details in the architecture inside and out. Regal mosque obviously a focal point along with the bridge and surrounding... More 

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

clean. exquisite. away from tthe busy tourist areas. nice view. on river. excellent breakfast. helpful attendants. nice bar. comfortable beds. truly a lovely experience. will def stay upon my return visit to the city. able to catch a yatch right in front of hotel.

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The working staff were very lovely, but the Owner/Manager was a Money grabber! I booked a deluxe room with balcony, only to find when we drew the curtains that some previous guest had been very sick over the curtains and carpet. They did move us, but the owner was very reluctant and even suggested that I was the one that... More 

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Manila
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Lovely, well-designed interiors. The rooms were on the small side, but comfortable and of a high standard. Our room had a small balcony looking out on to the Bosphorus. It's a beautiful spot at sunset if you don't mind the lively sounds from downstairs. We enjoyed it actually, as House Cafe plays nice music and attracts quite a trendy crowd.... More 

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SARP_0KBAY, General Manager at The House Hotel Bosphorus, responded to this review

Dear The House guest, Thank you for the review posted on your recent stay with us. I would like to thank you for the feedback, as this helps us identify issues and enables us to achieve better service levels the next time you visit us. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards, Sarp Okbay, The House Hotel... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

We stayed for 7 nights, and the service was impeccable. Always available to assist and staff spoke good english . Metin, in particular at the front desk was always willing to go over and above to assist. We travelled with our 5 year old daughter , nothing was too much trouble. The view from the hotel is second to none... More 

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SARP_0KBAY, General Manager at The House Hotel Bosphorus, responded to this review

Dear Marlene, Thank you very much for your recent stay and review. From what you have mentioned, it sounds as though you have enjoyed your time here with us in all areas. The service, in particular seems to have made a real impression, and we are very pleased to read this. Thank you very much once again and look forward... More 

New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

My wife and I spent 3 nights here during the World Humanitarian Summit. We thoroughly enjoyed it. The hotel is right on the Bosphorus and on Ortakoy Square, a popular Istanbul destination . The room was nice with the best feature being the balcony where one can sit and watch the ships and ferries passing by as well as Ortakoy... More 

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SARP_0KBAY, General Manager at The House Hotel Bosphorus, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Kevin, We appreciate the time taken to write this great review. We are so pleased to read that you highly enjoyed the room, the breakfast and all the details we aspire to include to make The House experience extraordinary. Thank you very much for your recommendation of our property and hope to welcome you back soon at The... More 

london
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Having stayed at their Galatasaray hotel before I knew what to expect a stylish mix of modern and a 19th C Turkish building . Ortakoy mosque and the Bridge are the views from your room. But bear in mind a couple of issues which may be of a concern to you. Coming back from the business district is almost impossible... More 

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SARP_0KBAY, General Manager at The House Hotel Bosphorus, responded to this review

Dear The House guest, Thank you for your review. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to welcome you back again soon at The House. Kind regards, Sarp Okbay, The House Hotel Manager Bosphorus More 

Chichester England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

Stayed for 2 nights whist on business in Istanbul. This is a great hotel in a fantastic location. The rooms are comfortable and clean, the decor is chic. The free wifi is a plus. The hotel is in a great area, with lots of restaurants right on its doorstep. If ever I am back, I will stay again!

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SARP_0KBAY, General Manager at The House Hotel Bosphorus, responded to this review

Dear The House guest, We appreciate the time taken to write this great review. Thank you very much for your recommendation of our property and hope to welcome you back soon at The House Bosphorus Kind regards, Sarp Okbay, The House Hotel Manager, Bosphorus More 

Lebanon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

Turkey the place that. I always dream time come I went there with my employer its very nice place,We stay in The house Hotel Bosphorus,The Hotel has a very nice view,nice place next to ortakoy mosque. The Restaurant is clean,the staff of the Hotel are all friendly,kind,thank u very much to Mr.Emre,Mr.Metin Yeles Mr.Metin Yala for ure kindness.....and thanks also... More 

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SARP_0KBAY, General Manager at The House Hotel Bosphorus, responded to this review

Dear The House guest, Thank you for taking the time to post a review following your stay at the House Bosphorus. I am delighted that you had an enjoyable time with us. I am also pleased that you found the rooms tasteful and elegant and staff helpful and friendly. You have singled out the all Front Off.staff at the reception... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

Nice place I always dream to see the mosque under the long bridge but it's not a dream it's real ,the staff is very kind the food is good the place is very clean nice view u feel relax mr.metin and emre thanks a lot for ure kind.😇😇😇🙏🙏🙏...I wish I can go back again to visit the places need more... More 

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SARP_0KBAY, General Manager at The House Hotel Bosphorus, responded to this review

Dear The House guest, Thank you very much for your time spent writing this recent review about our hotel. I am delighted to hear how much you enjoyed the experience of your stay with us. Your positive comments are truly rewarding for our team as we are committed to offering our guests an attentive and personalized service so that they... More 

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Sisli
For much of Istanbul’s history, Sisli and the area just north of Taksim Square were open countryside used mostly as hunting grounds. These days, Sisli and its chic streets are considered the very heart of contemporary Istanbuli life, where an epicenter of fashion and a thriving business district meet to create an expressly “downtown” feel. Though largely a residential neighborhood, luxury hotels, fine dining restaurants, and upscale shops abound with many of them situated inside or nearby Cevahir Istanbul, the biggest shopping mall in Europe and second biggest urban shopping mall in the world. Shopaholics and fashionistas travel from near and far to browse the area's mix of major global brand items and creations by popular Turkish designers.
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The House Hotel Bosphorus is a landmark building built in late 19th century with magnificent views of the Bosphorus. Renovated by the internationally acclaimed design firm Autoban, the historical building has been transformed into a design boutique hotel. With its original features that have been restored, the Hotel combines historical glamour with contemporary design. The Ortakoy area where the Hotel is located is a lively area with restaurants, cafes and a wide range of stores. A few strokes away from The House Hotel Bosphorus is the landmark Ortakoy Mosque which is constructed on its own platform in the Bosphorus and offers almost 360 degree view. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The House Hotel Bosphorus

Address: Salhane Sokak No 1 | Ortakoy, Istanbul 34347, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > Sisli
Price Range: $139 - $308 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The House Hotel Bosphorus 4.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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#43 Business Hotel in Istanbul
#44 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#72 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
#94 Family Hotel in Istanbul
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