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Kilic Ali Pasa Hamami

Kemankes Mah. Hamam Sok. No: 1 | Beyoglu, Tophane, Karakoy, Kilic Ali Pasa Camisinin Yani, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 393 80 10
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They make you feel like a Sultan.

We have visited this place during last weekend, with friends. Magic has started when you walk in... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
Ugur S
Istanbul, Turkey
Hammam yourself, Ottoman style

Following the suggestion by the manager of Bey store (which you should visit if looking for nice... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Kılıç Ali Paşa Hamam; The elegant authentic surroundings of this Turkish bath, magnificent creation of Mimar Sinan, transcends the timeless barriers between old and new… Giving you an escape from the hustle and bustle of beautiful Istanbul City.Mimar Sinan the legendary Architect of that period was commissioned by “Kilic Ali Pasa” to build the Hamam to withstand the ravages of the sea and time. The large light, Magnificent Dome above the Camegah (relaxation area) is 14 meters across and 17 meters high one of the largest single domes built by Sinan. The features of the Kulhan Chimney/exhaust, the leaded domes and the glass elephant eyes along with brick by brick reappointing, original Kurnas and some carved stone and marble slabs found during excavation have been retained and used within the premises adding to its extreme historical beauty and interest.The Hamam Ritual is an ancient one, the materials used have not significantly changed and used to restore energy and vitality to the body by reducing the toxins, and allowing the skin to breathe again
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Kemankes Mah. Hamam Sok. No: 1 | Beyoglu, Tophane, Karakoy, Kilic Ali Pasa Camisinin Yani, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 393 80 10
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

We have visited this place during last weekend, with friends. Magic has started when you walk in, first they gave us a some juice which was so tasty. After that an attendant started passing us some papers needs to know much more about you, that...More

Thank Ugur S
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Following the suggestion by the manager of Bey store (which you should visit if looking for nice clothing), both located in the hip neighborhood of Karaköy, I ended up at this traditional hammam that completely exceeded my expectations. Visited by locals and foreigners as well,...More

Thank Angel_Monroy
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Every visitor to Istanbul should experience a Turkish bath, even more so if it can be experienced in a venue as atmospheric as this 16th-century bathhouse built by Ottoman architect Mimar Sinan. Reopened in 2012 after a seven-year restoration, Kilic Ali Pasa offers a traditional...More

Thank iConcierge
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

From the soda to cool off before the hamam to my attendant who was wonderful it was an excellent experience. I have a slight physical disability so we had to work a bit within those confines, but they were really helpful. The opportunity to rest...More

1  Thank Ryan M
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Dont miss the chance to do that once you are in the city. Professional service and great place in a historical building.

Thank PlinioAlo
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

This time I decided to take the family we were a group of 8 6 adults and 2 kids 14 years old, the place is spotless and very welcoming staff as always Mr. Mustafa remembered me from my last visit in Dec 2015 so he...More

2  Thank hamza a
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

After many visits to different hamams in Istanbul I could say for sure that this place is the best! High quality service, exceptional people, amazing luxurious accommodation. This is the perfect place to have the traditional Turkish bath. Therapists are amazing! I had my treatment...More

1  Thank George A L
Reviewed 2 June 2017

I recently visited Istanbul for the first time and, being the wellness addict that I am, had to make a part of my first visit an experience of the traditional hamam ritual. I did some Internet research and found lists of the most recommended hamams,...More

2  Thank r0c0c0
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Wonderful! The staff are very professional and really look after you. The hamam is very clean and beautiful. Great ambiance and while you're inside you forget there is a bustling city outside. The was my first hamam experience and I highly recommend it to everyone...More

Thank wingting
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Easy to get to through tram. Service is spectacular. It is authentic to the tradition yet luxurious and makes you feel like a Sultan. It is gender secluded and sharing same facility; we went on Thursday (can't speak to the rest of the week days)...More

1  Thank Abdullah A
Sitting pretty with an age-old air about it, Karakoy
is situated on the European side of the Bosphorus at
the mouth of the Golden Horn. Perhaps the city’s most
historically significant area, it’s currently one of
the most happening parts of town as well. Here street
vendors and alfresco fish restaurants line the banks
of the Horn where the views of major attractions
across the water rival Karakoy’s own key attractions,
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rabab n
26 August 2017|
Response from Angel_Monroy | Reviewed this property |
No worries, only female staff for female customers.
22 August 2017|
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Response from tijenz | Reviewed this property |
Seperate hours... For men afternoon. For women in the morning.
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2 August 2017|
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Response from erginiren | Property representative |
Dear Fatima Leah, Thank you so much for your kind interest in Kilic Ali Pasa Hamami. Please be informed that we have seperate hours for ladies and gentlemen. From 08:00 am to 04:00 pm we are open for women, last entrance... More