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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

I love this hotel and have stayed twice. This time we had a double room with a balcony on the 4th floor for Euro 50 each. At about £39 each this might seem expensive but given the view, history and location, I was more than happy with it. Regardless of which room you have you seem to have a view... More 

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Quito, Ecuador
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

Breakfast wasn't bad but could be better. Room cleaning really needs to improve, I found mold on the barhroom and under the bed. Personal at the lobby and bar is very nice and willing to help at all times.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

The hotel is superb: The building is beautiful and charming. A real architectural gem. We stayed in a beautiful room (301) with a great view. The location is great location: Just a couple of minutes from the Istiklal avenue.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

We loved this place - it's like stepping back in time to Istanbul in the 1930s. Gorgeous vintage decor, wonderfully kind and helpful staff, and a great location. Located 50 yards from Istiklal Avenue - a great pedestrian avenue that takes you to restaurants, nightclubs, bookshops, coffeeshops...don't miss this place. Also, don't expect something shiny and modern - it's all... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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17 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

I have discovered this nice old gem of a Hotel on a visit about 20 years ago and was fascinated about the style of this Hotel. Once you step in, you also step back about 100 years in time, you feel set back in the time of early 1900's. Original decoration and furniture at the lobby, bar, reception etc. You... More 

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Saint John, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

We stayed three nights, and love this hotel. Staff excellent. Atmosphere is relaxing and the decor has been kept authentic. No complaints at all. Location perfect, easy walking to tunnel. Will stay there next time in Istanbul.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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77 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

Leon Trotsky stayed at this grand old hotel, and Papa Hemingway drank in the bar when he was a young war correspondent. The historic bar at the nearby Pera Palas has sadly been ruined by an unsympathetic renovation – which leaves the Buyuk Londra’s memorabilia-and-caged-parrot-filled bar as the last place to get a taste of 1920s Constantinople described in the... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

The hotel is in a perfect location, the view from the front rooms is very nice, the service as it should, breakfast typical but tasty, the people in the reception, and all the staff, always helpful, prompt and supportive. Our room was spacious with a desk and a big wardrobe. Lobby is exceptional, very friendly, beautifully decorated and with very... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

I have always loved this hotel. As one of the only two remaining hotels from that Oriental Express "golden period", its decorations are beautifully done and preserved. And it's at the best location--2 minutes walk to Istiklal Av., but avoiding all unnecessary noices at night; plus there're great views from the terrace bar. I also love the staff, extremely polite... More 

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New York City, New York
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48 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

This is a hotel full of old world charm, its decor reminds one of the imperial times. The hotel is conveniently located at Beyoglu, center of Istanbul's night life. The room is basic, but the price/quality is proportional. There is a roof top terrace overlooking the Golden Horn and Bosphorous. When we arrived, the hotel is packed and the manager... More 

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Staying in Beyoglu

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Beyoglu
Istanbul’s most famous street, pedestrianized Istiklal Caddesi (Independence Avenue), throbs day and night and offers a fantastic array of architectural sights, shops, treats, and throngs upon teeming throngs of people. At the avenue’s northeastern end is expansive Taksim Square, thought by many to be the very heart of the city, with many of Turkey’s most renowned restaurants and some of Europe’s most happening nightlife in close proximity. In striking contrast, Beyoglu’s less trafficked areas – such as the affluent Cihangir and the antiques district of Cukurcuma – exude Old World charm and provide contemplative calm and splendid diversion via an assortment of cozy cafes, attractive boutiques, and quiet lanes.
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Buyuk Londra is one of the few establishments managing to survive from that era to our time. Passing through many renovations, the hotel still graciously reflects the atmosphere of the 1900's. With some of its rooms overlooking the Golden Horn and a lively bar, Hotel Buyuk Londra is the meeting point of many people – local and foreign- looking for something different and special... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Hotel de Londres

Address: Mesrutiyet Cad. No:53 | Tepebasi, Beyoglu, Istanbul 80050, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > Beyoglu
Price Range: $53 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Grand Hotel de Londres 4*
Number of rooms: 54
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Also Known As:
Buyuk Londra Istanbul
Buyuk Londra Hotel Istanbul
Hotel Style:
#273 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
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