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    Arena Hotel

    Kucukayasofya Mah. Sehit Mehmet Pasa Yokusu Ucler Hamami Sok. D:13-15 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent52%
    • Very good36%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “queen suite” (7 reviews)
    “blue mosque” (68 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Spa
    4 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This is a very beautiful place to stay when visit Isanbul. It's clean, the food it's good and people are very nice. It' s near the most important visiting points of the town. 10 min to the bazar, 5 min to the blue mosquea, 10...More

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    Reviewed 24 January 2017

    Superb Hotel. The hotel staff were very helpful, and they made it a point to make us feel welcome, at times going well out of their way to do so. The rooms are superb, have a lovely ambience, well- maintained. This place is a mere...More

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    Reviewed 19 November 2016

    the Arena hotel was just fabulous. Very central to all the sights of Istanbul in the old town, less than 100metres from the Hippodrome & the main shopping streets. The hotel is surrounded by restaurants. The staff were very helpful- could not do enough for...More

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    Reviewed 18 July 2016

    My brother and I stayed here in March, for four nights. The hotel is comfortable and is ideally located, just a few minutes walk from Sultanhamet square. It is set in a quaint street - near an elegant Ottoman Mosque and with views of the...More

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    Response from arenahotelistanbul, Ön Büro Müdürü at Arena Hotel

    Dear Conoz, It's a great pleasure to read such a good review. We are very pleased to meet you and host you at our hotel. Thank you very much especially for this detailed review. Looking forward to seeing you again at our hotel.

    Reviewed 26 June 2016

    I stayed here 10 years ago on a few occasions, so when I was planning to return this year I didn't hesitate to return. I am so glad I did, it was just perfect. All the staff were lovely and helpful but especially Sinan, who...More

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    Response from arenahotelistanbul, Ön Büro Müdürü at Arena Hotel

    Dear Chilliexx, It's a great pleasure to read such a good review. We are very pleased to meet you and host you at our hotel. Thank you very much especially for this detailed review. Looking forward to seeing you again at our hotel.

    Hotel Sultan House
    692 reviews
    #163 of 1,129 hotels in Istanbul
     
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    Almina Hotel
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    #75 of 1,129 hotels in Istanbul
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • US$47 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #51 Family Hotel in Istanbul
    • #64 Spa Hotel in Istanbul
    • #126 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
    • #135 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
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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
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    zebras5
    Not sure if there is a swimming pool? Instead is there a spa room?Travelling in mid July so probably pretty hot?
    12 May 2016|
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    Response from Kay B | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry about delay in finding your question. There was no sign of any swimming pool at the Arena but they claim to have a haman (Turkish Bath ) and I did see a lady in a white coat who would seem to be the attendant... More
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    jen2951
    Hi everyone. Can anybody tell me if the safety deposit box is big enough to hold a laptop ? Many thanks Jen
    18 February 2015|
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    Response from GoTravelAU | Reviewed this property |
    It was good size for I -pad, but don't think will be big enough for laptop.
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    angel990
    are the bathrooms open to the view of the bedrooms,judging from your pictures you can see into the bathrooms with no privacy for the person using them
    10 February 2015|
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    Response from YankeeinQatar | Reviewed this property |
    The two rooms we had (we saw a third) all had private bathrooms with a door that closed. Not a privacy problem. The rooms were tight for two people with luggage but lovely.
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    Room Tips
    "Clean, quait, very close to the most important visiting points."
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    "Rooms are quiet & theres an elevator which is very convenient with suitcases"
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    "Muezzins call at 0500, probably audible in all rooms, otherwise very quiet."
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    "Rooms on the top floor have a nice sea view"
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