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Hotel Ilkay

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#111 of 1,135 Hotels in Istanbul
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Great stay here very friendly staff, clean rooms and very reasonable! The pub underneath is great too. This hotel is walking distance to most things would definitely stay again great location for seeing all the sights!!

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 15 December 2015

The Hotel is very close to some of the main sights of Istanbul and very good Restaurants. Our room had no daylight, but was clean and big enough. The breakfast was good and the buffet had different goods to choose from.

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Reviewed 20 November 2015 via mobile

v.good location near gulhane park and close to metro and train station. also near to sultan ahmed and the sea. near to grand bazar and eygpion market. staff gives you a negative feeling as if they dont care. prices are high for the service.

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Leicester, UK
Reviewed 27 October 2015

This is a great little hotel right in the middle of everything in the old Istanbul. All major sites are within walking distance. The maximum we had to walk from this hotel was 15 minutes so you can imagine how good the location is. We had a connected family room which was nice and clean. The only minor gripe we...

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1Thank Kashif M
Philippines
Reviewed 24 October 2015

If you want a place to stay in a good location, with all your basic needs...Ilkay Hotel is the best choice. Location: Ilkay is located in the heart of all activities. You can walk to the touristic area of Sultahnamet and the Bosphorous in Eminonu. Its near the tram station and this is a plus to us because you can...

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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Let's start with the good points. The reception staff were friendly and the showers were great,it is well located....and well that's all really. My room reaked of nicotine, it faced onto a narrow busy street with constant tram traffic which meant I couldn't open the window and the alternative..the air conditioning... had the decibel count of a Jumbo jet! Consequently...

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Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Front desk stuff were supper friendly and polite. They do their best to make your stay enjoyable. Rooms are OK the but they do miss refrigerator which I think it's the norm in low budget hotels. The hotel locations is perfect as its in downtown and a walking distance to many great touristic places. The only concern was the restaurant...

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2Thank Hossam M
Iasi, Romania
Reviewed 2 October 2015

The Ilkay is a great choice if you want to visit the various landmarks scattered in the old part of Istanbul. Its very close (150m) to Topkapi Palace and from there the Ayasofia and Blue Mosque are a stone throw away. There are even a few decent options to eat nearby if you don't want to stray to far at...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

Stayed here with my husband, my parents and my in-laws. It is convenient to walk to Topkapi, the Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque, etc. Tram goes in front of hotel and makes transport throughout Istanbul simple. Lovely breakfast and hotel restaurant makes it easy to hang out and have a drink while watching the world go by.

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Reviewed 17 September 2015

This hotel was fine for us as we were on a budget. On our first night we were in one of the older rooms that had old bathrooms, no head boards and an ancient TV. The next two nights we were moved to a remodeled room which had a newer renovated bathroom, although mold was evident on the ceiling. The...

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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 retain an air of peace and calm. It offers visitors a significantly less celebrated but nonetheless pleasant network of quaint lanes and side streets, majestic panoramas of the Bosphorus, and an impressive assortment of accommodation options for all budgets and tastes.
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Hotel Ilkay

Address: Hudavendigar Street No: 44-46 | Eminonu, Istanbul 34210 , Turkey
Region: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
Price Range: $51 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Ilkay 3*
Number of rooms: 60
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#75 Best Value Hotel in Istanbul
#106 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#178 Business Hotel in Istanbul
#195 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
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“The triple room was good, value of money.”
NatashaKhalid, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Even with road side rooms, the noise levels are very low in the nights.”
MKart, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The higher up the less noise.”
jonsplace01, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“There are rooms without daylight. Don't pick these.”
TobiasKuemin, 15 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Rooms not facing the main street have a bit of noise at night”
alexandru201, 2 Oct 2015 | Read review
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