We stayed for four nights and had a very good experience. The location is great, 10min walk from the Aya Sophia, but the hotel can be tricky to find without a good map. Easier with a car as it's just within the walls from Kennedy Cd. Though local taxi drivers may want to charge you too much blaming congestion (not true), insist on a meter.
The staff is attentive and very helpful, sometimes even too helpful which can leave you a little less at ease. They care to make sure you've got all that you need and so still receive a very good review.
We had a standard room on the ground floor and it was smallish. Think London/New York room sizes with some space around the bed. But with a lot more "decor". It's faux ottoman and kinda fun, but drapes and fruit platters just get in the way when you have a small room.
Good Turkish breakfast (bread, cheeses, cold meats), ask the lovely chef for one of her omelets. Have some of her lovely homemade cake, too, or she'll frown :)
On the same street as the hotel there's a great local fish no-fuss restaurant, that will grill the mouth watering fresh catch of the day. Make sure to reserve.
Finally, they were very welcoming to us as a gay couple, so I'd definitely count this hotel as LGBT friendly.
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