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Bucoleon Palace Hotel

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Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The place was comfortable and the staff friendly. The atmosphere was warm and intimate, similar to a small bed and breakfast. It was easy to find and near to the places I wanted to see when I was not working. I enjoyed the soft beds and the beautiful view of the Marmara Sea from my balcony. My suite was spacious...

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Brasilia, Brazil
Reviewed 25 September 2016

In the middle of ancient streets of Istanbul, the hotel is comfortable, clean, well preserved and has an excellent breakfeast and service. As it is close to the Sultanahmet and Küçuk Ayasofya, even a short walk around worths.

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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I invite all of you to try the amazing experience of the excellent service and confort at Bucoleon Palace Hotel, when I been in this hotel I can say that I felt like if I was in home, my Second house is in Istanbul.

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Beirut, Lebanon
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely hotel with helpful and friendly staff! It is close to all the historic places and has an amazing view of the Marmara see from its rooftop terrace! I definitely recommend it to anyone planning a trip to Istanbul! It is also super clean and cozy

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Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Very cozy hotel which located near the main attractions. Very friendly and helpfull staff who speaks very good in english and can offer what to visit and how to get there. Very calm and safe neighborhood where is around a lot of small shops, restaurants and all what you need. Also they provide very tasty breakfast and the rooms are...

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Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

I can say it's a magnificent hotel by all means. We arrived at 5 am exhausted after an overnight flight . Although the check in at 1300 but the hotel staff was so kind . He offered us a free close by serviced apartment to sleep for few hours and have a shower then a decent free breakfast until the...

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Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

It's a great experience to be one of the guests of Bucoleon palace hotel. When the services are excellent and the breakfast in the morning and you see the sea of Marmara. I will never forget those beautiful moments.Everything close to you also, the area is very beautiful with its streets narrow historical. So you feel you are living in...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Very nice and cosy hotel with a very hospitable and friendly staff in the old city of Sultanahmet. Very near to Blue Mosque & Hagia Sofia. Rooms were nice and clean hotel. But the biggest advantage of the place was its friendly staff. We had amazing time over there and the owner personally guided us on our travel plans in...

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Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

Best location to stay in the ancient part of Istanbul. Very close to the main mosques. The place is nice, comfortable and the service is very good also. The terrace has an ocean front view from the terrace where we have breakfast and it's really nice!

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England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Clean, Bright, spacious room. My room was with a view to Aya Sophia and the room itself called the same) By the way, it's 5 min walking to main sighseeing - Sultanakhmet square, Grand Bazaar, etc. Sufficient breakfast. Having breakfast in the common room with the view to Bosphorus was wonderful. Staff is very helpful.

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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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Nestled on a charming and quiet corner street in the heart of what used to be called "Stamboul" in the 19th Century of the Ottoman Empire, we welcome you to the Bucoleon Palace Hotel. Situated in the heart of what used to be capitol of two greatest Empires in history: Byzantine and Ottoman, in Sultan Ahmet District of Istanbul. Enjoy a comfortable stay while you sleep where the greatest empires have reigned. Have delightful, both savory and sweet, with diverse variety made in the hotel kitchen every morning. Breakfast is served on the terrace with sweeping views of the breathtaking view of the blue Sea of Marmara and the Princess Islands. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bucoleon Palace Hotel

Address: Kucuk Ayasofya Cad. Cayiroglu Sok. No:22 | Sultanahmet ( Old City ), Istanbul 34400, Turkey
Region: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
Price Range: £21 - £55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Bucoleon Palace Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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#85 Best Value Hotel in Istanbul
#130 Business Hotel in Istanbul
#185 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#190 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
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“Try for the sea view rooms”
 of 5 bubbles kaylak655, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The view from the room to the Blue Mosque is incredible!”
 of 5 bubbles stylianoudakis, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“for those who love sleep until late the top floor rooms are little bit noisy in the early mornings as they are opposite to breakfast room”
 of 5 bubbles 236ayak, 18 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The elevator is really .. really small.. some rooms face the Blue Mosque, not all of them”
 of 5 bubbles Hosam-Eldeen-Elsadig, 21 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Choose a room with a view”
 of 5 bubbles annayyah2015, 19 Nov 2015 | Read review
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