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Blue House Hotel

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Bursa, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Blue House hotel for two nights during a recent trip to Istanbul. This is an older but beautifully maintained with panoramic views of Hagia Sofia and The Blue Mosque from its terrace. A few things that stood out about this hotel: Location, Location, Location! It's right where you want to be next to great restaurants and... More 

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Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed the hospitality at the Blue House Hotel. The garden terrace and rooftop terrace were enjoyable for getting together and enjoying the views to the mosques and harbour. It was very close to the Blue Mosque, the tramlines and Grand Bazaar. The breakfast was good and the omelette with the lot was excellent. We had such a wonderful stay... More 

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Launceston, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed 3 nights before heading around Turkey. Good clean family run hotel and as other reviewer have said very close to main sights. Breakfast simple but very adequate. Wifi good friendly staff and roof top bar/restaurant with views of Bosphorus and Blue Mosque why stay anywhere else.

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Kocaeli Province, Turkey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel has a great location. It's just a few hundred meters to blue mosque, Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace and many more monumental places in the old town. You can have a glass of wine watching the most beautiful places of Istanbul. Hotel staff is exceptionally friendly that you won't forget. All in all, this is the spot you'd want... More 

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Thank Orhan A
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is very modern and close to all the major tourist attractions. its next to Blue mosque and Hagia Sophia. there are trams and trains near. they have free breakfast buffet in the morning and its absolutely delicious. the hotel staff are super friendly. i stayed at this hotel 3 times.

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Gracemere, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Close to lots of the places of interest to tourists. 5 minute walk to the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Basilica Cistern and the bus stop for the hop on hop off bus. Staff were very helpful - right from the start and answered questions promptly via email.

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Algiers, Algeria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

Blue House is literally at the centre of hustle bustle of tourists in Sultanahmet, and I could easily walk around to see all the iconic buildings in the area. When I was there, blue mosque was the view from my window. What I liked most about the hotel, aside from the location, is that it's clean. Should I visit Istanbul... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

We have been to Istanbul over a dozen times now and on shorter trips we stay at the Blue House. Sometimes for longer trips we rent a VRBO but nothing compares to the convenience of the Blue House. The location and view are amazing. The staff is extremely helpful and courteous. I love the Rami House restaurant next door to... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Wonderful location with views of the Blue mosque and the sea. Great location to be near major sites with terrific resturants within walking distance. Staff clearly cared about our needs and anticipated them. Prepared a lovely breakfast when he had a very early am departure.

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FarukColpan, General Manager at Blue House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear our valued gues(s) denverjanie, Thank you very much for choosing to stay at Blue House Hotel Istanbul and we thank you also for taking your time to share your comments once again regarding your visit. Our pleasure to learn that you have found our location wonderful and staff helpful. And it is great to read that you enjoyed our... More 

Lebanon, NJ
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

The Blue House Hotel has a special place in my heart. Visiting Istanbul has always been a dream of mine, and there was no place better to make that dream come true than the Blue House. We just left Istanbul yesterday, but we are already planning our return trip. While you will be well pleased with the hotel's essentials: safety,... More 

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FarukColpan, General Manager at Blue House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear our valued gues(s) Deb7111, We thank you very much for your very kind review of our hotel and restaurant. It is really appreciated. It’s pleasing that you remarked the perfect location of our hotel and good view of our terrace restaurant and that you noticed our pleasant and helpful staff. We are delighted to know that we were responsive... 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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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our hotel is located at the heart of old city, just opposite to Blue Mosque, very close to Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Grand Bazaar and many other historical sites. There are 25 standard rooms and one suite room. All rooms have air-condition, minibar, cable TV, direct telephone line, wireless internet access, hair-dryer and private bathroom with shower. Some rooms have view of Blue Mosque. Safety deposit boxes and high speed internet accessed computer are in lobby ready for our guests as complimentary.You can enjoy your breakfast at open air garden restaurant, under the shadow of Blue Mosque. Terrace Restaurant is ready to welcome you for lunch and dinner with its breathtaking views of Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia and Sea Marmara. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue House Hotel

Address: Dalbasti Sokak No.14 Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
Price Range: $67 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Blue House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Blue Hotel Mavi Ev
Hotel Style:
#86 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#119 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#146 Business Hotel in Istanbul
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