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Jennifer's Hamam

Closed Now: 8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Open today: 8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
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The Best Towels in the World!

I was in Istanbul a while ago and went to Jennifer’s Hamam to buy some towels. Once home I soaked... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
tessa m
via mobile
Exquisite towels, linens, robes - 100% Turkish made/organic cotton. And they ship!!!

I was Turkey in October and purchased 2 dozen towels and robes for Christmas gifts at Jennifer's... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
araonward
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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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 5 days ago via mobile

I was in Istanbul a while ago and went to Jennifer’s Hamam to buy some towels. Once home I soaked them as instructed and they were incredibly absorbent, soft, a complete pleasure to use and are still like new- actually they get softer with every...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was Turkey in October and purchased 2 dozen towels and robes for Christmas gifts at Jennifer's Hamam. They air freighted everything to the US and nicely delayed the shipment until I got home since I was traveling for another month. Everyone LOVED their towels....More

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

Thank you for your wonderful kind words. We're so happy that you were able to visit us during your holiday in October. And we're thrilled that all your gift recipients were so happy with their towels. Please know that your support, patronage and this wonderful...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I bought Jennifer’s towels for my family and friends on multiple occasions. I love the patterns and tassels — I feel like each towel is a work of art that you can actually use and enjoy everyday. We’ve been using ours for a year now...More

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

Dear Rebecca, Thank you for taking the time to share your kind words with the world. We thank you for your support over the years and look forward to serving you in 2019. Happy New Year!!

Reviewed November 19, 2018

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
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JGEJHSH, Owner at Jennifer's Hamam, responded to this reviewResponded November 22, 2018

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 November 18, 2018

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 November 19, 2018

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 November 14, 2018

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 November 12, 2018

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
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JGEJHSH, Owner at Jennifer's Hamam, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2018

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 November 11, 2018

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 November 13, 2018

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

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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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