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Sousse, Tunisia
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Reviewed September 7, 2016

Hi everyone . 2 nights stay in Spinel hotel ( 22 - 24 August ) Location : a good one : located in a very calm area in Sultan ahmet. 10 minutes walk to sultan ahmet tramway stop ( think of buying an Istanbul card for the transport ). it is near Kennedy road and by extension the Marmara sea.... More 

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Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

We would like to thank Spinal hotel for the best way to serve us during our stay so we are very appreciated For how need to relax hotel in relax area you will find it in Spinal hotel Rooms : very clean & organised Roof : with very fantastic view you will see the Marmara sea & sultan ahmed Masjid... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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Reviewed April 17, 2016

This is a lovely hotel near the historic section of Istanbul. We stayed here for a few days after a cruise and were very happy. The staff is kind, sweet and helpful. The rooftop breakfast is delicious and provides a great view of the water. Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, the Blue Mosque and many other sites are within easy walking... More 

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Freeport, New York
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Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

I must say the hotel and staff were extremely nice and professional. The constantly stated please this is your home. Please feel free to walk around and be free. I loved it. I started feeling like I was at home. The Terrance view was beautiful. I ended up falling asleep up there. So peaceful. They ion itself was great with... More 

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Uppsala, Sweden
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Reviewed April 9, 2016

Liked the hotel for it's central location, friendly staff and nice views from the top floor suite and terrace where you will be served breakfast. Rooms don't hold a very high standard, but I'm not that picky. Attractions in walking distance: Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque, Basilica Cistern, İstanbul Archaeology Museums. Grand Bazaar is one tram stop away from... More 

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Novosibirsk, Russia
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Reviewed October 31, 2015

We were travelling together with my friend and stayed for for three days at Spinel Hotel. This hotel is not cheap but we chose it because it's excellent guest rating . We booked a deluxe room but got a big apartment suitable for 4 persons. Unfortunately there was a terrible sewage smell from a bathroom, old and untidy towels, dirty... More 

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Mackay, Australia
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Reviewed October 15, 2015 via mobile

We found Spinel Hotel to be an ideal location and hotel for our stay in Istanbul. The hotel is a quick walk to all the main sites of the historic peninsula (Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia etc). There are lots of restaurants and cheap eat options around. The Grand Bazaar are a 15 min and 20 min walk away respectfully. The... More 

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Reviewed October 14, 2015

its glad to stay at spinel for 4 nights when i visited istanbul with my best friend. The location is perfect if you just wanna walk to all the attractions and all nice restaurants in old city. The room is neat and quiet. We are impressed by their cute and nice terrace with beautiful city and ocean view. We really... More 

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Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

Our stay at Spinel Hotel was great! Special thanks to Haldun who was very helpful with everything and made our time there a memorable one 😊 The hotel is a walking distance to many places including the Grand Bazaar which is one of my favourite places to see in Istanbul. Thank you once again to all the staff at Spinel... More 

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New Delhi, India
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Reviewed August 11, 2015

its charming, clean and homely. Someone was present 24/7 to look after our needs if we ever needed something (which often happens while travelling with a big family) The blue mosque, aya Sofia and topkapi palace are all within a five minute walking distance so it's at a very beneficial location. The breakfast is healthy, wholesome and an enjoyable experience... 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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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spinel Hotel offers you and exquisite stay in an elegant and stylish environment which is oozing with charecter and history..We are located in the most ancient part of Istanbul,the former capital of the Byzantine and Ottoman Empire and couple of minutes walk from all the major touristic places including ;Blue Mosque,Hagia Sophia,Topkapi Palace. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Spinel Hotel

Address: Cankurtaran Mahallesi Terbiyik Cikmazi No:6 | Sultanahmet-Fatih, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
Price Range: $20 - $73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Spinel Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Nice sea view from double room on top floor (south side)”
  • Sea view from double room on top floor.
 of 5 bubbles KenD380, Apr 9, 2016 | Read review
“best view, best location, budget hotel, friendly staff, clean, comfortable, tourist friendly”
 of 5 bubbles ManalAdra, Aug 2, 2015 | Read review
“Ask fo the top floor on the south side. Great views of the sea and the roman wall”
 of 5 bubbles Axpaulxo, Jul 24, 2015 | Read review
“Avoid fourth floor to escape early morning breakfast prep on terrace above”
 of 5 bubbles 397ChrisH397, Dec 27, 2014 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the street. Although I sleep in a street-side room and had no issues some say that there are cats making noises.”
 of 5 bubbles akishaa, Feb 27, 2014 | Read review
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