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Sultans Royal Hotel

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Norton, null, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Loses points for a below par breakfast spread and no swimming pool. The location and service were up to scratch but the local restuarants over charge because of the number of hotels and tourists. You have to take a walk to find more reasonable eats. Convenient to reach the bazaar and landmarks.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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29 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

The Sultans Royal is nothing like its name. It is a cozy inn with clean rooms, a decent breakfast, and very good and friendly service. Good location. Close to everything. Very reasonable, and many rooms have balconies.

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

A beautiful hotel with great staff that go the Xtra mile to look after you. The price is right and the room was very very nice with nice bathroom. I would say that this is one of the top hotels in Istanbul!!!

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Darwin, Australia
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213 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

We needed a short stay option in the old area of Sultanahmet and this proved to be an excellent choice. Upon arrival, mine host, Farouk, was just what you need when you arrive in Istanbul. He was attentive to our needs, explained the facilities of the hotel and told us we had his best room #301. We took the lift... More 

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SultansRoyal, Ön Büro Müdürü at Sultans Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Our Guest, Many thanks for placing your enthusiastic review about our staff and our property. I was delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay in our Hotel , also you enjoyed our delicious breakfast and we managed to meet your expectations in so many aspects. Such feedback is most motivating for us. It will be pleasure for us... More 

Honolulu, Hawaii
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165 reviews
62 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Positives: - Staff was terrific on all shifts. Excuse my spelling but Faruk, Arrkam and Jafar (Chafak?) always made time to help me with anything. From inquiring about a boat cruise to just hanging out and having a conversation, they were all friendly and easily approachable. - Location of the Hotel was nearby the main attractions to see in the... More 

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SultansRoyal, Ön Büro Müdürü at Sultans Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Our Guest, Thank you very much for taking your time to review your recent experience about staying at The Sultan's Royal Hotel . We are very delighted to learn that we were able to make you comfortable in our property and to secure a pleasant stay for you in general. We hope to welcome you back soon. Sincerely, Faruk... More 

Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I booked this hotel for myself and my husband to celebrate his birthday. The hotel was very well run, the staff very helpful and pleasant. The rooms were serviced every day. Breakfast was continental and available in a bright and airy breakfast room, which was reached by a lift.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Our stay was pleasant. The staff are outstanding. Rooms are small but neat and clean. The bedding is luxurious. Rooms have a mini bar, air conditioning, and lock up safe. The boutique hotel is more like a B &B . There is always personal attention. Farouk at reception was extremely helpful. The kitchen staff are obliging and friendly. Breakfast is... More 

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SultansRoyal, Ön Büro Müdürü at Sultans Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Fahmida, Thank you for choosing to stay at Sultan's Royal Hotel Istanbul. It was a pleasure to knowing that you have enjoyed our services and facilities. With our sincere wishes to see you again at our hotel as our team members will be dedicated to ensure your comfort and well-being once again. Kind Regards, Faruk Keles Front Desk Manager More 

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Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

You fell like home once you stay in it. The staff is super friendly and supportive. Farouk was a big help who guaided us to places in Istanbul and was very helpful in providings tips to save money. The breakfast was homy and tasty, the 2 ladies in the kitchen are super nice.The Hotel is 5 min walk to Blue... More 

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SultansRoyal, Ön Büro Müdürü at Sultans Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr Gadeer, Many thanks for placing your enthusiastic review about our staff and our property. I was delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay in our Hotel and we managed to meet your expectations in so many aspects. Such feedback is most motivating for us. It will be pleasure for us if we could welcome you back at... More 

Calgary, Canada
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16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2016

I stayed at Sultans Royal Hotel for five nights the third week of March, arrived on a Monday and checked out on a Saturday. So many positive things to say! - Round trip shuttle service from and to the airport: my first driver didn't speak English, but we had great conversation anyway during the thirty minute ride from IST to... More 

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SultansRoyal, Ön Büro Müdürü at Sultans Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Nabeela, First of all thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor and appreciate for your positive feedback following your recent visit. We are grateful to hear that you had an enjoyable stay with us in overall. We are also glad to read that you enjoyed especially with our breakfast, view, room and... More 

London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2016

This is our second stay here in this Lovely small boutique Hotel and we really enjoyed our stay here like we did last time. Great service and delicious breakfast. This place become like our second house. Hotel is very close to all the historical sights, Blue Mosque and Haghia Sophia is only few minutes walk from the hotel. There are... More 

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Dear Adventurer, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your positive feedback on TripAdvisor following your recent stay with in Sultans Royal Hotel. It was a pleasure for us to read your review and we are glad to hear that we were able to meet your expectations especially with our view, staff, service, our rooms rooms etc.... More 

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Staying in Sultanahmet

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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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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sultans Royal Hotel Istanbul is not just another new hotel on Istanbul’s historic peninsular. Situated 5 minutes walking distance to Blue Mosque, Aya Sophia, Topkapi Palace Musem, Underground Cistern and other historical, cultural monuments in Sultanahmet. Sultans Royal small but classic, elegant, recently restored 3 story hotel is ideally located for exploring and discovering this enchanting city and the perfect place to relax while planning your next day’s expedition into Istanbul’s colourful and exciting history. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sultans Royal Hotel

Address: Kucuk Ayasofya Mah. Mustafa Pasa Sok.No: 29 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Region: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
Price Range: £23 - £78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sultans Royal Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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Hotel Style:
#17 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#22 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#28 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
#43 Best Value Hotel in Istanbul
#72 Business Hotel in Istanbul
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“Ask for an upper floor with a balcony”
 of 5 bubbles culinarymatters, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for Room 301.”
 of 5 bubbles paknasi, 19 May 2016 | Read review
“I stayed in Room 201 which was next to the elevator. I would suggest a room away from the elevator so you don't hear hallway traffic.”
 of 5 bubbles Beela_Calgary, 2 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Stayed on second floor - all great!”
 of 5 bubbles F5265SLdawnb, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
“accès ascenseur possible, petit déj au sous sol”
 of 5 bubbles ayaros2, 4 Mar 2016 | Read review
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