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The Empress Theodora Hotel

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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tram line”(12 reviews)
“gulhane park”(8 reviews)
“great location”(22 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Concierge
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

We booked a room in this hotel because my friend has the same name as the hotel. :) However, we've made the right choice. The hotel is located 100 metres from Aya Sofia and very close to the Gulhane tram station. The location is a...More

1  Thank Argentique77
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Hotel was very clean and was cleaned regulary during our stay. Reception staff very very accommodating and helpful people. Location is perfect for seeing places. It has easy access via tram to all places of interest in Istanbul and access to ferries. The only issue...More

Thank Zara I
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

i have booked a room with city view when i went there they only had rooms without window i even stayed in a cheaper room and i have paid for the other room.. i couldn’t stay one night .. still waiting to get my money...More

2  Thank z m
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

This is my second visit to Istanbul I must say this hotel has the best location. Right outside the tram line. Around the corner 2 minute walk to the blue mosque Sofia hagia. The grand bazar is 10 minute walk up the road. And spice...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Just came back from a first trip to Istanbul, and our stay in The Empress Theodora Hotel was such an adventure! The location is great: in the of historic Sultanahmet. Topkapi Sarayi, Agia Sophia, The Blue Mosque, Gulhane Park, the tramway station...are only few steps...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$45 - US$175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$45 - US$175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (127)
Room & Suite (37)
Dining (18)
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
...More
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Shonali S
26 April 2018|
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Response from Zara I | Reviewed this property |
No . It does not have a lift. Reception staff are very nice and would carry your loggage to your room. But the number of stairs and specially for breakfast that could be served on the terrace will be difficult for somebody... More
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"front rooms are bigger compare to other rooms over looking back of the hotel"
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"The frontal rooms have more noise"
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"Choose room on first floor. There is no elevator and stairs are high and spiral"
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"rooms at the back of the hotel are quieter"
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