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Oba Hotel

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A great family-run hotel tucked away in a quiet area of Sultanahmet district yet close to major attractions. Gives a genuine snapshot of ordinary life in Istanbul. A stone's throw away from the Sokullu Mehmet Pasha mosque with its spiritually uplifting calls to prayer. Good variety for breakfast. The hotel owners were very knowledgeable and helpful. Definitely recommended!

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Thank you so much. It was nice to meeting your family and you. We are happy to hear that you are satisfied with everything. Hope to serve you again.... Tulay More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the hotel is owned by a family who are very friendly and helpfull to us during our stay. The location is very close to the public transport which is great. Hotel is very clean, Breakfast is vey good and wifi is included.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved this hotel. Staff were fantastic, and bent over backwards to ensure we enjoyed our trip, as well as accommodating our 7am arrival. Great breakfast, and Wifi was included. Decor, cleanliness and quality of the hotel were fantastic, really making the price a superb bargain. Location is perfect for someone visiting Istanbul on foot, as it's very close to many... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its a family owned hotel. They are very friendly and helpful. I had booked the rooms in 3rd floor.during checkin,when i came to know that their is no lift, i requested them for ground floor rooms as i had knee problems.They immediately changed and gave me a GF 1BR apartment.Their breakfast was good.Flights to Konya was cancelled by Turkish airlines... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location in the heart of old city near all the major sites.We stayed in two rooms in an adjacent building that seems to have been renovated recently. The only issue we had was with Wifi, but everything else was great and as advertised

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

We stayed here on 2Jun with 2 other families. Ismael / Tulay made us feel at home. Ismael even walked us to a nice plaza with many restaurants. A nice bed and breakfast feel. Though there are stairs, Ismael insisted on bringing all our luggage up.. WillGrey / Larry

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

A lovely family run hotel. The staff were ever so friendly. The hotel was extremely clean and comfortable. Thank you for a wonderful stay to Ismail and the other staff. We hope to return and stay with you again. A wonderful stay. The hotel allowed us to use the umbrellas and arranged our travel etc without additional charge. Breakfast was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

Finding the hotel was quite simple, the vibrant blue colour stands out very dramatically and fits in perfectly with the rest of the city. The hotel itself inside has a very classic feel to it, but still with a modern edge I didn't expect when coming to Istanbul. When we got there we had a lovely warm welcome, and was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

Very friendly and helpfull staff. Great everyday room cleaning. Well sized and very clean rooms. Good location, close to the metro and lots of dining places. I would book here again. Only downside is that the walls are too thin, so it can be some disturbance from the other patrons. The host should recive some praise for feeding the stray... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

Quiet area, excellent room service and cleanliness, very greeting and helpful host, well equipped rooms. Breakfast was good by turkish standards. A bit noisy due to street work during our stay, but this is obviously a temporarily issue.

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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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Additional Information about Oba Hotel

Address: Oezbekler Sokak No. 26 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
Price Range: $27 - $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Oba Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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#4 Best Value Hotel in Istanbul
#22 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
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