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Hotel Sapphire

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#92 of 1,173 Hotels in Istanbul
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“turkish delight”(95 reviews)
“old city”(121 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsturkish delightold citypedestrian only streetswimming pool and saunablue mosquewalking distancewelcome drinkperfect locationgrand bazaarthe hotel staffturkeytram stopmain attractionshagia sophiaspice bazaarrooms are smallminute walk
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Reviewed 15 March 2009

Everything was perfect! the rooms beautiful and clean, hotel personnel kind and helpful, breakfast really good ad the hotel itself is ideally located-walking distance from Topkapi, Aya Sofia, Blue Mosque and the Egypt market! I wish i could stay there for more days, but i...More

1  Thank g_papadak
Reviewed 11 March 2009

We stayed 5 nights. Central location within walking distance to Blue Mosque, Haya Sofia and Grand Bazaar. The hotel has a swimming pool, sauna. Strongly Recommended.

1  Thank HansMarina
Reviewed 11 March 2009

Wow! An excellant, clean, friendly hotel and staff. we stayed 9 nights at this hotel with my elderly mother and teenage son.there was always someone cleaning something somewhere at the hotel. the hotel is in an excellant location near a tram stop and all major...More

2  Thank AyshaR
Reviewed 9 March 2009

I was a little apprehensive before i got to the hotel, it sounded too good to be true. A good hotel, near all the sights, for so cheap? It ended up being pefect for me.

1  Thank Brains69
Reviewed 7 March 2009

The hotel is located 5-10 mins. walk from most major sites in a quiet side street. Staff are very welcoming and helpfull. Rooms are a bit small but kept very cleen. Good selection at breakfast but don't expect it to be like what you get...More

1  Thank bonsai8866
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$38 - US$78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#48 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#52 Best Value Hotel in Istanbul
#63 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#69 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
#101 Business Hotel in Istanbul
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$38 - US$78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#48 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#52 Best Value Hotel in Istanbul
#63 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#69 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
#101 Business Hotel in Istanbul
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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
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Saira H
20 December 2017|
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Response from Hadi P | Reviewed this property |
You can contact them via email. I tried it before. To reach the hotel you can use Taxi which costs about 60L or use public transportation. The nearest Tram station to the hotel is Gulhaneh.
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Saira H
29 September 2017|
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Response from Barbara E | Reviewed this property |
Directly with hotel.
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Saira H
28 September 2017|
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Response from Barbara E | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the transfer fee to the hotel is free with 3 day + stay. You have to pay for transfer back to the airport. I did not reconfirm before arriving. I do not recall a city tax which may mean there was none or that it was not... More
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"choose higher floor n not facing the main road as it can be quite noisy with the amount of foot traffic..."
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"All rooms are good and quite for me the best"
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"rooms are small so you have to choose what suits your number"
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"all rooms are have good layout but i preferred to 07 ,05 series"
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