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Garden House Istanbul
Ranked #43 of 1,163 Hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed January 25, 2013

The hotel is fantastic, it is amazing to find such servicable and quality in the old city of sultanahmet, staff are polite, got more than expected.
Very close from the attractions

Only one weak point is that the wifi is not strong enough.

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Reviewed January 24, 2013

We had a wonderful week in this boutique hotel 3 minutes walk from the Blue Mosque and the major tourist attractions. We first stayed here 5 years ago and though it has grown since then it has lost none of its charm. Staff are lovely, and very helpful.The rooms are spacious and comfortable. The restaurant is value for money, try the grilled Sea Bass! and a wonderful complementary breakfast. There is a lounge where coffee, teas, water, biscuits and cake, as well as newspapers are complimentary. There is also happy hour on Fridays and Saturdays and a friendly pick-up from the airport. Definately value for money! The concierge is very helpful regarding tours, restaurants etc. Loved this place one of the highlights of our trip in Turkey and Southern Europe

  • Stayed: December 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed January 19, 2013

Well located near all of the major tourist attractions, we'd definitely recommend this hotel to our family and friends. While the room was small, it was well laid out and perfectly comfortable for our 8 night stay in Istanbul. The hotel staff was very attentive and friendly. The room was clean and fresh each day. The daily free breakfast was excellent.

Our only minor inconvenience was that the WiFi signal in our room was pretty week, but we could get a strong connection from the comfortable first floor lounge that served free water, coffee, and snacks.

Overall, great value and highly recommended.

  • Stayed: January 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed January 18, 2013

I had a wonderful 5 night stay at this charming hotel. Rooms were of excellent quality and space. Our room even had a Turkish bath! This was my third visit to Istanbul but it was the first time I realy felt I was at home. I recommend this hotel to everyone and will go back to it in future. It is close to blue mosque and grand bazaar and the staff are very nice and freindly.

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Reviewed January 9, 2013

Really liked hotel and enjoyed the stay along with friendly staff and complementary breakfast. Walking distance to Blue Mosque, Hagia Sofia, Topkapi and Grand Bazaar.
Free coffee and cookies anytime were an add on.

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Reviewed January 8, 2013

I had a wonderful stay in this charming house, ideally located near the blue Mosque. It was a little oasis of calm after a day spent in the lively Grand Bazar! The staff was really nice and welcoming and breakfast buffet delicious. I was also happy to hear the sea-gulls from my room and to enjoy a cup of tea anytime. I will definitely recommend the place to my friends!

  • Stayed: January 2013, traveled solo
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Reviewed January 4, 2013

Ideally situated close to most of what we wanted to discover (Grand Bazaar, Blue Mosque, Topkapi Museum ...), we spent four nights in Garden House Hotel..All the family (from 12 to 49 years old) really enjoyed the very comfortable rooms. Staff was impressive : welcoming, kind, reactive and smiling. Nothing else to say that : "Thank you very much !". We recommend of course this hotel if you want to stay few days in Istanbul.

  • Stayed: December 2012, traveled with family
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Additional Information about Garden House Istanbul

Address: Kucuk Ayasofya Mah. Sehit Mehmetpasa Sokak No:11/13, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#6 Business Hotel in Istanbul
#23 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#30 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
#42 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#48 Best Value Hotel in Istanbul
Price Range: $35 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Garden House Istanbul 4*
Number of rooms: 24
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This 19th-century Ottoman mansion offers luxury 4-star accommodation with personalised service and a beautiful courtyard, just a short walk from the Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia. Garden House enjoys a prime location in Istanbul's historical district of Sultanahmet. It has gained a popular reputation for its staff's outstanding service and great hospitality. Upon arrival, you are welcomed with a complimentary fruit basket and mineral water. Guest rooms are well-presented and full of modern amenities, including plasma TV and free wireless internet access. Garden House's courtyard is surrounded by old walnut trees and offers a lovely place to relax with a drink. Enjoy a variety of cuisine from the al fresco restaurant. ... more   less 
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