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Binbirdirek Mahallesi Piyer Loti Caddesi, No: 21 Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122 Turkey See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews grand bazaar blue mosque walking distance old city excellent hotel recommend this hotel roof terrace perfect location boutique hotel minute walk hagia sophia main attractions tram station stayed for nights the hotel staff sultanahmet area basilica cistern
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent 7 nights there, lovely hotel, clean, and excellent location in the center. Food is not great, don’t expect different kind of food, but it’s fine like you are eating at your home, cheese, jam, honey, veggie platter, egg, etc... staff is very friendly...More

Thank Lucia D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the Recital for 5 nights overall on our trip to Turkey. I have given it a 5 star rating due to the fantastic staff there who provided amazing help when needed. They were always friendly and provided a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere...More

Thank Anne K
Reviewed 1 week ago

My stay at the Recital was very good. From checking in to checking out, I found the staff really friendly, extremely helpful, nothing is too much for them to do to make your stay pleasant and comfortable. It is in walking distance to Blue Mosque,...More

Thank Dee M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent location (walking distance) from which to visit ancient sites, mosques, bazaar, Hippodrome, Cimberlitas Hamam (bath) etc and other areas of Istanbul. Very close to public transport, and shops, comfortable and spacious room with a view of Sea of Marmara. Very tastefully decorated with Turkish...More

Thank twomelbournians
Response from MesutInceoglu, General Manager at Recital HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Twomelbournians, Thank you for choosing Recital Hotel for your stay in Istanbul and taking the time to share your very kind feedback. We take great pride in serving the needs of our Guests and are delighted to hear that they enjoyed. We value the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed a lovely stay at this comfortable, friendly, welcoming hotel. The breakfast was fabulous with an amazing selection of Turkish cheeses and fresh baked treats. It is within close walking distance to the historic buildings, the Grand Bazaar, and tram stop.More

Thank Infinite N
Response from MesutInceoglu, General Manager at Recital HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Infinite N., firstly I would like to thank you for taking the time to share your positive feedback concerning your stay in my Hotel. I read your kind words of appreciation with great pleasure and I am glad you enjoyed the central location of...More

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About
Description
Recital Hotel, located in the central part of the historical peninsula Sultanahmet, offers its luxury and hospitality to our guests. Most of the historical attractions of Istanbul are either within a few minute More walk or can be easily reached by various means of transportation.Some of the most famous ones in the environs of Recital Hotel are St.Sophia, Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace, Underground Basilica Cistern, Grand Bazaar, Spice Bazaar, Ancient Hippodrome and the Obelisk of Theodosius. Recital Hotel has 31 spacious and individually decorated guest rooms, including 3 Corner Suites, 2 Superior Sea View Rooms, 9 Superior Rooms, 3 Deluxe Rooms partial sea view and 14 Standard Rooms. All rooms have a private bathroom with bathtub or shower, free high-speed and wireless internet connection, hairdryer, direct dial telephone, flat screen HD LCD TV, satellite system, minibar, self control heating/air-conditioning, a safe box and tea/coffee facilities. The stylish rooms and luxurious amenities at the Recital Hotel make it an elegant sanctuary that shimmers with sophistication. The hotel has a fitness,a bussiness center and a terrace overlooking the Marmara Sea. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Family
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Family
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
31
Price range
US$68 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Family
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
31
Price range
US$68 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
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Nearby
Sultanahmet
With so many unmissable attractions within a mere
stroll of each other – and all set around the site of
an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an
overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a
prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly
epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the
Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this
relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to
...More
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neeena
July 15, 2018|
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Response from Georgios M | Reviewed this property |
Shared taxi, c. 20 $ p.P., common taxi c. 30 $. However, I strongly suggest to use the Metro. Get TYL while waiting for your luggage, buy two jetons p.P. at a vending machine, use the first jeton to go to Zeytinburnu (six... More
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neeena
July 15, 2018|
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Response from aleeshakhan | Reviewed this property |
There wasn’t an iron in the room but I’m sure if you ask the staff they’ll provide it. They are exceptionally nice. If you want to be a little sure drop them an email and they’ll answer your questions. The room had a... More
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Jocelyn J
April 4, 2018|
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Response from MesutInceoglu | Property representative |
No, unfortunately we don't have a swimming pool. Thanks for your question...
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Room Tips
"Ask for a view of the Sea of Marmara"
twomelbournians
2 weeks ago
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"5th floor has great views"
ymanaf
Aug. 28, 2018
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"You get what you pay for."
ianhX5545QP
Nov. 3, 2017
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"Room 406 had a beautiful spacious balcony looking over the Bosphorus. Room 504 smaller but quaint and views..."
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Oct. 31, 2017
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