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Best Point Hotel
Ranked #31 of 1,129 Hotels in Istanbul
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“Excellent hospitality”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2014

We spent 4 nights at this beautiful hotel. Perfect location in Sultanahmet, all major historical sights are within 5-10 minutes walk. Freebies (welcome drinks, afternoon - evening snacks, daily complimentary water) are great. Staff is very helpful (only minus - the breakfast staff should smile a bit more) Rooftop breakfast room with good selection and great view. The room was big enough and clean. Best Point is the perfect example how should be a hotel well managed.

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled with friends
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TheBestPointHotel, Owner at Best Point Hotel, responded to this review, 8 May 2014
Dear David,

Thank you very much for taking your valuable time to write review on Tripadvisor by submitting your such great impression of our property.

It's alway so nice to hear from great and valuable comments like yours. Your positive comments of your recent stay experience. Your recommedndation will definitely encourage us to continue focusing on guest satisfaction at any time in the future. All related department will be shared with your mentioned comments for sure.

Please do not hesitate to contact me further with any inquiries you may have or whether you are considering a future reservation with our hotel, as I would be happy to personally reserve your room for you.

Best Regards from Istanbul
Best Point Hotel&Best Point Suites
Owner
Fatih YILDIRIM
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2014

We recently stayed at the Best Point Hotel for a 5 day trip to Istanbul. The staff could not have been more helpful and friendly. From helping me find a pharmacy, recommending and arranging restaurants for dinner, and bringing tea and Turkish coffee up to the room on request, they are wonderful. We booked the room with the hamam and I could barely get my husband out of there. The hotel is literally 5 minutes walk from just about any of the historical sites in Sultanahmet as well as a small bazaar. The view from breakfast is incredible - sea view or Blue Mosque, take your pick! (though be aware it's a climb up stairs to the 5th floor). Room was quite clean and refreshed daily. It may have been slightly more expensive than other hotels in the area, but it is definitely worth it!

Room Tip: Highly recommend the room with the hamam - the heat is wonderful after all the walking around Sultan...
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  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
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TheBestPointHotel, Owner at Best Point Hotel, responded to this review, 8 May 2014
Dear Jazzerbellt,

Thank you very much for taking your valuable time to write review on Tripadvisor by submitting your such great impression of our property.

It's alway so nice to hear from great and valuable comments like yours. Your positive comments of your recent stay experience. Your recommedndation will definitely encourage us to continue focusing on guest satisfaction at any time in the future. All related department will be shared with your mentioned comments for sure.

Please do not hesitate to contact me further with any inquiries you may have or whether you are considering a future reservation with our hotel, as I would be happy to personally reserve your room for you.

Best Regards from Istanbul
Best Point Hotel&Best Point Suites
Owner
Fatih YILDIRIM
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Kirow, Kirov, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2014

I would like to thank you for the excellent work
It is so beautiful and lovely, that I have no
words! Your hotel are very reliable and cool! Thank you for the excellent quality.
The service was just great! All rooms are well-maintained. Thank you again!

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled with friends
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TheBestPointHotel, Owner at Best Point Hotel, responded to this review, 8 May 2014
Dear Nikita,

Thank you very much for taking your valuable time to write review on Tripadvisor by submitting your such great impression of our property.

It's alway so nice to hear from great and valuable comments like yours. Your positive comments of your recent stay experience. Your recommedndation will definitely encourage us to continue focusing on guest satisfaction at any time in the future. All related department will be shared with your mentioned comments for sure.

Please do not hesitate to contact me further with any inquiries you may have or whether you are considering a future reservation with our hotel, as I would be happy to personally reserve your room for you.

Best Regards from Istanbul
Best Point Hotel&Best Point Suites
Owner
Fatih YILDIRIM
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Lagos, Nigeria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2014

My husband and I spent four nights at Best Point on a short break in Istanbul. We chose the hotel based on Trip Advisor reviews and it was an excellent choice. The owner Fatih and all the staff were very warm, hospitable and helpful. As we arrived Fatih sat down with us and drew up an itinerary, complete with restaurant suggestions, for our entire stay. The tours he recommended were on the whole excellent and gave us a great overview of the city's history in the limited time we had. Doing the main sites as part of a tour turned out to be a good choice as we avoided the massive queues that way. When we had to move hotels for our last night, since they were fully booked, they went out of their way to ensure our transit to the next hotel was seamless.

The hotel is wonderfully located in Sultanahmet in the old city, within walking distance of the main attractions and the areas is brimming with restaurants and shops. Just walking around the area is a great way to soak in the atmosphere. Our superior room was spacious, with a very comfortable bed and an amazing selection of hand made soaps, which is a nice change from the usual generic hotel toiletries. A highlight for us was the large selection of free evening snacks and drinks on offer every day, a great welcome after a day of sightseeing and a good way to meet other hotel guests. Breakfast on the terrace with the Bosphorus on one side and the blue mosque on the other was a wonderful way to start the day. Two free bottles of water was also provided every day in the room, which was very useful for busy tourists.

We always prefer to stay in local hotels on our travels and avoid the big hotel chains. If that is your preference also, we can't recommend Best Point highly enough. A very well run hotel and reasonably priced too; the pride they take in providing service to customers is clear.

Room Tip: The superior room with Haman is full of character. Get it if you can.
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  • Stayed April 2014, travelled as a couple
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TheBestPointHotel, Owner at Best Point Hotel, responded to this review, 8 May 2014
Dear CitySampler,

Thank you very much for taking your valuable time to write review on Tripadvisor by submitting your such great impression of our property.

It's alway so nice to hear from great and valuable comments like yours. Your positive comments of your recent stay experience. Your recommedndation will definitely encourage us to continue focusing on guest satisfaction at any time in the future. All related department will be shared with your mentioned comments for sure.

Please do not hesitate to contact me further with any inquiries you may have or whether you are considering a future reservation with our hotel, as I would be happy to personally reserve your room for you.

Best Regards from Istanbul
Best Point Hotel&Best Point Suites
Owner
Fatih YILDIRIM
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2014

A botique hotel, tastefully furnished, more importantly clean. Fantastic view of Blue Mosque and the sea from roof terrace. Free extra treats, snacks and tea/coffee. Stayed for only one night and enjoyed Istanbul from a wonderful location. Need a slightly larger budget to stay a few days more (would've loved that)!

  • Stayed April 2014
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TheBestPointHotel, Owner at Best Point Hotel, responded to this review, 8 May 2014
Dear Asks40,

Thank you very much for taking your valuable time to write review on Tripadvisor by submitting your such great impression of our property.

It's alway so nice to hear from great and valuable comments like yours. Your positive comments of your recent stay experience. Your recommedndation will definitely encourage us to continue focusing on guest satisfaction at any time in the future. All related department will be shared with your mentioned comments for sure.

Please do not hesitate to contact me further with any inquiries you may have or whether you are considering a future reservation with our hotel, as I would be happy to personally reserve your room for you.

Best Regards from Istanbul
Best Point Hotel&Best Point Suites
Owner
Fatih YILDIRIM
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Doha, Qatar
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2014 via mobile

Hard to beat in terms of location, within walking distance of all wonderful mosques and other attractions in Sultanahmet. Rooms are good, could do with some minor maintenance. Great service with nice free extras like the 5pm mezze and wine. The staff is always smiling and helpful. Recommended.

Stayed April 2014, travelled with family
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TheBestPointHotel, Owner at Best Point Hotel, responded to this review, 8 May 2014
Dear WoburnExpress,

Thank you very much for taking your valuable time to write review on Tripadvisor by submitting your such great impression of our property.

It's alway so nice to hear from great and valuable comments like yours. Your positive comments of your recent stay experience. Your recommedndation will definitely encourage us to continue focusing on guest satisfaction at any time in the future. All related department will be shared with your mentioned comments for sure.

Please do not hesitate to contact me further with any inquiries you may have or whether you are considering a future reservation with our hotel, as I would be happy to personally reserve your room for you.

Best Regards from Istanbul
Best Point Hotel&Best Point Suites
Owner
Fatih YILDIRIM
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Mooloolah Valley, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2014

I stayed two nights at Best Point and it's a great find, tucked away in Old City.

Staff was incredibly helpful and friendly and whilst I am one of those who prefers a coffee machine in my room, they were great about bringing a coffee to me when I rang. Great bathroom / shower set up and well presented. Everything is clean and the Turkish Delight on the bed awaiting me was a wonderful surprise!

Very convenient for walking to many of the places to visit in the area to get a feel for everything…great shops and restaurants all very close at hand.

The highest review I can give any hotel, and Best Point gets this one, is that I will stay there upon my return but not on the 1st floor -- just a tad bit noisy with guests in and out, but my white noise program on the iPod did the trick for the most part.

Need a place to stay in Sultanahmet? This is it.

Room Tip: I wasn't a fan of the first floor in the Suites building, but I'm also hyper noise sensitive...
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  • Stayed April 2014, travelled on business
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TheBestPointHotel, Owner at Best Point Hotel, responded to this review, 8 May 2014
Dear Diverinnm,

Thank you very much for taking your valuable time to write review on Tripadvisor by submitting your such great impression of our property.

It's alway so nice to hear from great and valuable comments like yours. Your positive comments of your recent stay experience. Your recommedndation will definitely encourage us to continue focusing on guest satisfaction at any time in the future. All related department will be shared with your mentioned comments for sure.

Please do not hesitate to contact me further with any inquiries you may have or whether you are considering a future reservation with our hotel, as I would be happy to personally reserve your room for you.

Best Regards from Istanbul
Best Point Hotel&Best Point Suites
Owner
Fatih YILDIRIM
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Property: Best Point Hotel
Address: Cankurtaran Mah. Akbiyik Cad. No:71 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
Region: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#16 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#26 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#28 Business Hotel in Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Best Point Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 21
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Best Point Hotel is a 1st class boutique hotel serving with 1 Suite Room, 8 Deluxe Rooms, 9 Standard Rooms and 2 Economic Rooms all furnished with a great elegance in Sultanahmet region. The terrace of our hotel will be welcoming you with a magnificent panorama. On one side Blue Mosque and on the other side Hagia Sofia and Marmara Sea will fascinate you. You can access Blue Mosque, Hagia Sofia, Hippodrome, Obelisk, Basilica Cistern, Binbirdirek Cistern, Grand Bazaar, Topkapi Palace and German Fountain only in walking distance. ... more   less 
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