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“Best hotel in Sultan Ahmed” 5 of 5 bubbles
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Hotel Coliseum
Ranked #385 of 1,113 Hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence
Walnut Creek, California, United States
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“Best hotel in Sultan Ahmed”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 15, 2013

We stayed at Hotel Coliseum for 5 nights and they were 5 of the best nights in the best hotel I've ever stayed at in Istanbul. The hotel owner whos' name I think is Mehmet is one of the kindest, friendliest gentlemen I’ve had the pleasure of meeting. I trusted him to set us up with tours and send us to places to eat and visit every day and I must say he did a fantastic job, trust this man to show you a good time, in short, take his advice. The entire staff is extremely polite and helpful. The hotel is new and extremely clean. Breakfast is ready everyday at 8:00am and the lady that is in charge of the set up does a beautiful job. The location of the hotel itself could not be better. It’s a short walk up to Sultan Ahmed square and the heart of the city. Sultan Ahmed Mosque, Blue Mosque and Topkapi Palace are all within a stones throw of each other and the hotel. Tons of restaurants right there in the square also. Trains are right there and run every minute or so if you want to leave the area but believe me there is so much to do and see right there that you will hardly find time to go anywhere else. In short, trust me Hotel Coliseum is the place to stay if you go to Sultan Ahmed, big thanks to the entire staff for making this trip so memorable for us. (Free wi-fi and yes it works)


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Property: Hotel Coliseum
Address: Kuecuekayasofya Mah. Aksakal Sokak No 5 Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
Free Breakfast Free Parking Room Service Shuttle Bus service Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #385 of 1,113 Hotels in Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Coliseum 3*
Number of rooms: 16
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We are expecting to welcome you, our dearest guests in our Hotel Which is located in the heart of Istanbul, Right in the center of Historical Peninsula and surrounded by; The HAGIA SOPHIA of which the dome is believed is to stand by means of a spiritual power by The Christians, The TOPKAPI PALACE, the magnificent residence of the Ottoman Empire, The BLUE MOSQUE, which is one of the most important monuments of Turkish and Islamic World, The CASTLE WALLS of old Istanbul, The GRAND BAZAAR, KAPALI CARSI, which is the oldest and greatest shopping mall of the world, The MOSAIC MUSEUM, which is constructed on the foundations of the Bukoleon Palace, The SUNKEN PALACE (BASILICA CISTERN), which survived from the first age to the modern day, The AYA IRINI, the Byzantine Church, The ISTANBUL COLISEUM, which was the arena of power and entertainment during the Roman Empire and the Byzantium Empire. All rooms include flat screen TV telephone,air conditioning,minibar,safety box,wardrobe,hair dryer,telephone in bathroom,slippers,anti allergic materials,orthopedic bads.Ataturk Airport 19 km,Sabiha Gokcen Airport 55 km from Hotel Coliseum.By walk,Blue Mosque 3 minutes,Hagia Sophia Museum,Basilica Cistern 5 min,Topkapi Palace 7 min, Grand Bazaar 10 min, from the Hotel Coliseum. ... more   less 
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