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Modern Sultan Hotel

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Travellers' Choice 2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Modern Sultan Hotel located in the heart of Historical Peninsula, within walking distance of many attractions including Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Basilica Cistern, Grand Bazaar etc…Our hotel since put into service , aim to serve you to feel yourself at home with its hospitality, qualified personnel and maintains its high quality service concept on the higher level with continuous development.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Shuttle Bus Service
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
396Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
94Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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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Modern Sultan is simply amazing! Rooms are clean, no foul odor, with tv, and clean toilet (including the sink) which is very important to me. Location wise, OMG, this is in the heart of Sultanahmet. Gulhane Station is just 3 mins away by walking. Ayasofya, Blue Mosque, and
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The reason why i choose to book the hotel is because of it location and all the good reviews that i read about this hotel. My experience staying there was amazing from the start. The hotel has arranged for airport transfer. Great hospitality, nice and comfortable room. And the
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I booked this hotel based on Booking.com rating and it is indeed a great hotel. For any first timer in Istanbul, staying in Sultanahmet area is recommended. This hotel has a great location near to the tourist attractions, near to the tram and everything is almost walking
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Every time when I visit Istanbul every now and then, this is the place where I choose to stay because it manages to give me the feeling of a real home, no matter what season I decide to travel. In addition to its superb location, great price, delicious breakfast and friendliest
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I couldn’t be happier choosing to stay here for my 4 nights in Istanbul. The location is great - 5 minute walk to the Gülhane station and Hagia Sofia. The staff were all very friendly and helpful. My single room had everything I needed and I really loved the beautiful Turkish
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The Standard Triple Room at the Modern Sultan Hotel
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The Standard Double Room at the Modern Sultan Hotel
Room 402 - inside
The view from the second floor.
Hi, I second the other answers, I would ask them if they have rooms on ground floor, they are super friendly. Breakfast is on first
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If you book more than three nights you get one transport for free. Beside this transport is very low 25 Euro for istanbul Sabiha airport and only 7 Euro for Atatürk airport. I do not know if the prices changed but this were the prices last october.
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Yes, shouldn't be a problem. But might be just as cheap (and more convenient), to get shuttle bus which the hotel will organise for you. Narrow staircase at the hotel but staff are extremely helpful. You won't regret staying there, and location is excellent.
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I am a frequent customer and depending on the time you arrive, it takes a bit less than hour (40-55 minutes, I'd say). Take a metro from airport and hop of on Zeytinburnu. Then in Zeytinburnu hop in to the tram that goes to Kabatas (or Eminonu) and hop off in Gulhane stop, and it's approx. 150 meters walk. The other option is to take the metro to Aksaray, and the change to tram, but there is a lot more walking to do when changing in Aksaray. So the Airport-Zeytinburnu-Gulhane is the way I do it. In the rush hours it takes approx an hour but in the middle a bit less. And it's really really cheap, if you buy the Istanbul card! (which is extremely useful during your stay!)
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"The rooms on the 5th floor have the best views!!"
"Get it first floor if you mind the stairs. Mine was fourth, but it was a good exercise!"
"Try to book rooms on lower floors"
"You can get a room in the 4th floor with a view of the Blue Mosque."
"Booked a family room. Enough for 5 people"
US$45 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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