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Jennifer's Hamam

Open Now: 8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Open today: 8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
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Wonderful towels, even more wonderful people!

guys, there are tons of towel merchants in Istanbul, but Jennifer's really is a gem. The prices are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Madison R
Beautiful things, reasonable prices, and supporting local artisans

We visited Jennifer's in October 2018. The folks in the little shop in the Arista Bazaar tooks us... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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The only company in country working directly with the last families of weavers, making the best quality towels, pestamel, bedcovers, robes, linens, table covers, etc. From only the best quality GOTS certified Turkish cotton, linen and silk. A must...more
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NO: 135 Arasta Bazaar, Sultanahmet | Fatih, Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

guys, there are tons of towel merchants in Istanbul, but Jennifer's really is a gem. The prices are a tad higher than many others, but this is where we found the best quality towels on our whole visit. Not only are their products worth the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Madison R
JGEJHSH, Owner at Jennifer's Hamam, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Madison, I'm so happy that you were able to take time to fit a visit to us during your vacation. Your support and patronage is assisting to keep the art of weaving alive in Turkey. If you have any questions regarding your purchases, please...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Jennifer's in October 2018. The folks in the little shop in the Arista Bazaar tooks us to their larger showroom, where we were able to shop to our hearts' content. The staff was helpful and friendly, and we're grateful to them every day...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank m2corbett
JGEJHSH, Owner at Jennifer's Hamam, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your lovely comments! Your support goes a long way to ensure that the art of weaving continues in Turkey. Thank you. Jennifer

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have purchased Jennifer's towels both in the shop in the Arasta Bazaar and online. In both cases the shopping was both informative and pleasurable, with service that was most helpful in getting us exactly what we were looking for. The other morning I stepped...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Okay. I was really excited to go in this shop. I had very high expectations. I asked to see the scarves and they were ok. Nothing special. Then I asked the price. It was just under 400TL for one that was supposedly made of silk....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ghazala B
JGEJHSH, Owner at Jennifer's Hamam, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Ghazala, Yes!!! either you have missed something totally OR perhaps you were not in our shop, but instead a look alike shop in the bazaar. The price that you've quoted and the fact you are saying the silk scarf was tiny, makes me think...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I bought a robe and a few towels. They have been great! The robe is really comfortable and it is very absorbent. I really like the towels as well. I am looking forward to picking up some more on my next visit.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Marachen
JGEJHSH, Owner at Jennifer's Hamam, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your positive comments. Your recommendations help to ensure that the art of weaving continues in Turkey. We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed November 6, 2018

It was a pleasure shopping at Jennifer's Hamam. Her shop was recommended by a friend who had visited earlier in the year and we were not disappointed. There was lots of price ranges, but none of them unreasonable for the beautiful and serviceable towels. I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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JGEJHSH, Owner at Jennifer's Hamam, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

So happy to hear that you were able to visit us during your holiday in Istanbul. A big thank you to your friend who recommended you; these recommendations, just like your lovely review are what keep weaving alive in Turkey. Please let us know if...More

Reviewed November 2, 2018

After an unexpected layover (thanks Turkish Airlines) I found this shop highly recommended in the SultanAhmet area I wanted to visit. I found the smaller shop and picked out a few towels but was still sceptical, their feel off the shelf is ok but not...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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JGEJHSH, Owner at Jennifer's Hamam, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your skepticism transformed into belief. I'm glad we had the chance to meet and I'm not sure what I did to convince you, but I'm glad you took a chance and are now happy using...More

Reviewed October 30, 2018

Last May I discovered Jennifer's Hamam while walking around Istanbul. What a lucky find! We learned so much while at the store, about the different types of weaves and materials, and about the weavers continuing a long tradition of the craft. I bought a couple...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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JGEJHSH, Owner at Jennifer's Hamam, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Thank you very much for your lovely comments. We're so happy that you found us on your visit to Istanbul. Also thrilled to hear that your purchase from afar all went smoothly. Virtual tours of our showroom have become very popular with clients who are...More

Reviewed October 30, 2018

When I lived in the states, a friend was telling me about living in Turkey and getting Turkish towels and how amazing they were. When I got the opportunity to go, I wanted to make sure that I got to at least check them out....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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JGEJHSH, Owner at Jennifer's Hamam, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Thank you for sharing that great story!! I am always so thrilled to know that clients are still enjoying their purchases after so much years; it's a real testament to the longevity and quality that our weavers make. Virtual tours are a great thing and...More

Reviewed October 29, 2018

I bought a number of items from Jennifer's Hamam shop and am happy to heartily recommend the service and the products of this business. The quality of towels and gowns is excellent and staff were helpful and polite. It's a great deal...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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JGEJHSH, Owner at Jennifer's Hamam, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I, and especially the weavers, are very appreciative of your support of the dying art of weaving in Turkey. Please let us know if you have any questions about your products. We look forward to...More

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tinaclippinger
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Response from JGEJHSH | Property representative |
Dear Tina, We are very happy to assist you with an order. Please send us an email? I’m unable to post an email here due to TripAdvisor rules. We can either work with you via email/photos OR we can also book an online... More
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My apologies - my notifications of people writing me here were somehow turned off :( If you can please write to our email (TripAdvisor will not let me post our email address here) I’ll be happy to assist you with Kese... More
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When I was there just over a week ago one of the salesmen was taking an order from someone out of the country over the phone - pretty sure it was Skype. They will definitely ship to you. Just expect to pay a little more... More
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