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Gul Sultan Hotel

236 reviews
#276 of 1,181 Hotels in Istanbul
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Breakfast included
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3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsblue mosquehagia sofiaexcellent locationenjoyed my stayhotel ownerrooms are cleannice staygrand bazaarnoisy at nightturkeymain attractionsquiet arealight sleeperminutes walkinghistorical sitesairport shuttleold city
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

very clean, daily fresh towels, nice very good breakfast, very friendly owner and staff, always willing to help, very good location near Aya Sofia - Blue Mosk - Tramway - Old city, Nice roof terrace with sea few and few over Istanbul

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Reviewed 24 May 2017

As a middle Hotel with 2 or 3 stars, the value quality & price is very appreciated; since it's in the residential and quiet area between the best places in Istanbul. We have 5 minutes walking to Sultanahmet, Hagia Sofia, Topkapi Palace, Hipodrome, etc., 15...More

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Response from Hamit Ç, Owner at Gul Sultan HotelResponded 25 May 2017

Hi.Dear Abderrahmane, Thanks for your kind and friendly effort to review our hotel second time .You are exactly true for distance between hotel and places to visit.We always like to be friendly with all our guests.We try to provide to the guests most better services.We...More

Reviewed 4 May 2017

I've stayed at budget hotels in this neighbourhood before, and this place was much better than others I have stayed at. The room was clean and comfortable, the wifi and fridge worked, there was a decent TV, the owner was nice (and didn't engage in...More

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Response from Hamit Ç, Owner at Gul Sultan HotelResponded 6 May 2017

Hi.Dear Christopher, It was very nice to accommodate you in our hotel.Thanks for your kind review and compare.We always like to provide our best service to the guests. Hagia Sophia,Blue Mosque visible from some of our guest rooms but all guests can enjoy our wonderful...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

The owner is lovely and helpful. They were flexible with checkout times and allowed me to leave my bag there between stays. At €20 a room this was very good value. There are however, cheaper transport to and from the airport than they offer. The...More

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Response from Hamit Ç, Owner at Gul Sultan HotelResponded 11 April 2017

Hi.Dear Max, Thanks, for spending your valuable time to type such a great review about our hotel.I really liked to help you.We always try to be helpful and flexible to guest request as much as possible.You had mentioned room rate but it is not fix...More

Reviewed 21 March 2017

I enjoyed my stay in Gul Sultan Hotel, clean and cozy, Excellent Location and great value of money, I will sure stay in this Hotel in my next visit to Turkey Really all appreciation to Hamit for his great help, patience and continuous advice in...More

Thank Sarah B
Response from Hamit Ç, Owner at Gul Sultan HotelResponded 23 March 2017

Hi.Dear Sarah, I just saw your fantastic review about our hotel and would like to thank you for spending your valuable time to creat this wonderful comment.I will be glad to accommodate you again in your next visit to Istanbul. KIND REGARDS HAMİT ÇELİK

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Shuttle Bus Service
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Price range
US$30 - US$76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#67 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$30 - US$76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#67 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (70)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (3)
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
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24 April 2015|
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Response from Abulfarah H | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast is included in the price and consists of numerous items you cannot imagine. It is served every morning at the terrace situated at top of the hotel (3rd floor) giving a great view of surroundings.
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"The rooms that open up to the street may be loud at night due to loud street music. For sensitive sleepers..."
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"Rooms facing the street have a more interesting view."
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"The call to prayer starts at 6:15 am through to early evening and are made from amplified sources in Mosques..."
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"Rooms away from street are probably quieter, but it was nice to overlook the life in the street."
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