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Hotel Sapphire

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glasgow scotland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hotel is ideally located in Sirkeci area, a stones throw away from Gulhane tram stop, and a 5-10 min walk from Blue Mosque and Hagia Sofia! Bosporous ferries from Eminonu terminal also a few mins walk away! Taksim Sq is on the other side, I took a taxi back one night for about 15TL! Hotel is clean, modern and beds... More 

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Palanga, Lithuania
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14 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a small, but very cosy hotel in the centre of Istanbul (next to Turkish bazar). The staff are amazing. They tried to do their best for us to feel like home (even better))) The beds are very convenient. The food for breakfast is tasty (and coffee is marvelous). There is a small swimming-pool with jacuzzi and sauna downstairs. There... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant little hotel with a great location,all the major attractions are within walking distance ,tram station within 5 mins walk as well. Really friendly staff who go out of your way to make you feel welcome and they speak English as well. Would really recommend this hotel

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Robertson Wine Valley, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, what a stay we had. Great reception by warm and honest staff. Nothing was an issue and they always greet you when you enter the lobby. Hotel close to Spice Bazaar, Gulhane Metro Tram Station and shops. Indoor pool that is heated and very nice breakfast with huge variety. Well airconditioned rooms. Near restaurants for lunch and dinner. Corner... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

coz when you reach Istanbul for first time, you will be all the day out and the hotel will be for sleeping purposes with no doughty. location, breakfast, hospitality, staff , room cleanliness , reception desk - 5 stars

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was our first time in Turkey and I can say that it was one of our best holidays. This hotel is good, service is very kind and helpful. They answered for our all questions. Location-perfect! Near lots monuments and another fantastic places. I recommend this hotel for everyone! :)

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A brief stay here, chosen from Booking.com, in early August - turned out to be a very good choice. Fast efficient check-in with Mustafa at the front desk, comfortable room, good aircon, very clean, lots of toiletries provided, exactly as needed. There is a swimming pool (small, I think) and sauna etc but I did not use. The hotel was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this hotel for 4 nights, check in was really fast, even though we arrived at 7:30 in the morning, they let us check in as soon as we arrived which was highly appreciated as we didn't have to hang around till 2 o'clock in the afternoon. It has got the perfect location. The front desk staff speak English... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Perfect location, delicious breakfast, pleasant staff, excelent room..I went to three hotels at Konstantinoupoli and this one is the best,.Also cheap one for the five star service that you get..The matress of the bed and the pillows were perfect..After an long day walking around the City,,,,

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Tartu, Estonia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

It's a nice hotel in a walking distance from Hagia Sophia. The beds are comfortable, the breakfast abundant and tasty and the staff helpful and nice. The pool was a bit of a disappointment though, it would need some refreshing.

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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 )
  • Restaurant
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  • Hot Tub
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Additional Information about Hotel Sapphire

Address: Hocapasa Mah. Ibnikemal Cad. No 14/D, Istanbul 34110, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet , Sirkeci
Price Range: $40 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Sapphire 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Sapphire Hotel Istanbul
Hotel Style:
#60 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#65 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#67 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
#103 Business Hotel in Istanbul
#107 Best Value Hotel in Istanbul
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