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Bastoncu Pension

Musalla Mah. Hidirlik Yokusu Sok. No:4 Safranbolu Merkez, Safranbolu, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

The room I was given was very traditional and had an "Ottoman" style to it.It was much larger than many of the rooms I have had.The bathroom was however a little small but fully functional. The manager was a very decent chap and helped us with information. All in all a good value stay.

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Berlin, Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 via mobile

If you go to Safranbolu, you might want to make sure to get to know the comfort of one of the traditional houses. To me, Bastoncu Konak is the place to be. I got picked up from the bus station by Ali, who made my (short) stay as nice as it could be. The house and its rooms are amazing,... More 

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Tainan, Taiwan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

The owner ,Ali , is a funny , friendly , helpful guy ! Although the bathroom in his pension is rather small but everything else is wonderful ! We stayed in this hotel for 4 days . The hotel is in the a very convenience location . You can easily walk to the old town area and the most famous... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We had a great experience in this Pension, which is a real 350 year old Ottoman mansion. Our room was great, furnished with traditional pieces. The hosts were very kind and helpful, giving good tips on where to go and sight see. The breakfasts included in the morning were traditional Turkish style and very filling. The host picked us up... More 

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Melbourne
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Three of us ended up in Ali's pension/hotel after failing to secure a bed in his sister's guest house (Efe Guest House). The rooms were adequate - the place itself is pretty quaint and ramshackle (it's a 350 year old home, or so he informed us). The bathroom is also the toilet - a cupboard essentially - so prepare to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014 via mobile

We booked this hostel with a week in advance. The rooms are old Ottoman style and the "dorms" are comfy beds laid out within the room. The shower is not good since it shares the space with the toilet and sink but for a weekend trip it's bearable (you should check out the Hamam in town anyway!). The building itself... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Safranbolu was one of the highlights of our trip and we enjoyed staying in this beautiful, historic, Ottoman house so much. We were picked up super-early at the bus company office by the innkeeper who let us check-in early. We enjoyed our traditional Turkish breakfasts each morning (especially the homemade sour cherry jam!). The location is excellent and we enjoyed... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

It's next to Kaymakamlar Museum and a short distance from Hidirlik Hill. Rooms are nice and clean. I had very good sleeps. Hotel owner Ali is friendly and helpful. He cooked some special eggs for us as breakfast. On the day we departed, we needed to check out before breakfast time but hadn't told Ali beforehand, he rushed to buy... More 

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Kiev, Ukraine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

I still remember Safranbolu...Its unforgetable place in Turkey. I felt myself during our stay there like in Ottoman empire. Its family small hotel, very cosy and still keeping in historical original style. Its situated in old part of town, not far from hotel there are bazaar and cafes. We stayed there with our big company and were spending evening time... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

We arrived at Safronbolu at the end of June and was picked up by a very friendly Ali (the hotelier). He showed us to our room which was spacious, spotless, and decorated in such a way that it looked like it came out of an Ottoman storybook. In short I was pleasantly gobsmacked! Ali proudly told us that the panelled... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bastoncu Hotel is an Otoman building in the centre of the old town (Eski Carsi) and it is about 350 years old. You can see Ottoman architecture in our rooms. You can visit old Safranbolu by walking. Facilities: breakfast, TV, shower, toilet, wireless, central heating, laundry, local food, local tour, bus reservation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bastoncu Pension

Address: Musalla Mah. Hidirlik Yokusu Sok. No:4 Safranbolu Merkez, Safranbolu, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Karabuk Province > Safranbolu
Price Range: $70 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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