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Side Hotel and Pension

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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good51%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“free tea”(24 reviews)
“blue mosque”(94 reviews)
“great location”(64 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Rooftop Terrace
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Reviewed 19 October 2010

Stayed here for the Istanbul Marathon. It came highly recommended and mostly lived up to the hype. It is in the old town which houses the backpacker hostels and uber-touristy carpet stores. Everyone speaks English, but too well. Cab ride to Taksim Square where the...More

1  Thank Scottye133
Reviewed 18 October 2010

I cannot imagine a better location for an Istanbul hotel... everything is within walking distance, even the Spice Bazaar! Contantine's Column, New Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, the Cistern, Grand Bazaar, Spice Bazaar, etc etc etc. Service was excellent, breakfast was sufficient, price was amazing,...More

2  Thank zrooster99
Reviewed 17 October 2010

I stayed in the pension portion of the establishment, which is less expensive than rooms in the hotel, so I was expecting a fairly bare bones room. I was amazed when I walked in and found it not only to be a substantial size but...More

1  Thank AllSignsPointNorth
Reviewed 17 October 2010

We arrived at this hotel on October 08 2010 in the middle of a torrential and prolonged downpour,The staff were very helpful and turned the heating on for us so that we could dry out,as we were soaked trough . They directed us to the...More

2  Thank oceandream75
Reviewed 9 October 2010

This used to be a great place, but now they don't seem to care about their guests - even those who had stayed there many times years ago. My husband and I arrived late at night and were handed the key and told to carry...More

3  Thank bangkokcritter
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Details
Price range
US$46 - US$71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#35 Best Value Hotel in Istanbul
#166 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$46 - US$71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#35 Best Value Hotel in Istanbul
#166 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Room & Suite (44)
Dining (26)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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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irishempler
6 February 2015|
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Response from Rod571 | Reviewed this property |
80 Euro per night for two adults when we were there in October, 2014.
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"Some rooms in the back side has balcony that you can smoke outside the rooms."
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"Street facing upper floor room for balcony and Blue mosque views"
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"you can reserve you room online. Each room is unique so perhaps ask at the desk to see a couple before simply..."
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"Ask for a room toward the back of the hotel."
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