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    Basileus Hotel

    Kadirga Liman Cad. Sehit Mehmet Pasa Sok. No:1 | Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent81%
    • Very good16%
    • Average1%
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    “blue mosque” (262 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This was my first stay at the Basileus Hotel, during a stopover in Istanbul in August 2017. The location was well suited to my plans to travel around the city. Accommodations were very comfortable, and the hotel is generally quite charming. STAFF: The best part...More

    Thank maharisi
    Reviewed 18 September 2017

    We stayed at the hotel for 3 nights. The location is very good, it is very close (5 min walk) to major attractions. It was a little bit tricky to find the place.The staff was doing everything to help. The breakfast was pretty good. They...More

    Thank a_vika
    Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here for two nights while visiting Istanbul. Great little family Run hotel in a very good location for visiting some of the major attractions in the city. The staff are very welcoming and will go the extra mile to make sure have good time...More

    Thank Louis B
    Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

    The Basileus is an excellent based to explore Istanbul with so much within a short walking distance. The decor is shabby & tired by European standards, but it is clean and the air con works perfectly. The staff are very friendly & helpful. The hotel...More

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    Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for one night..i give this hotel 5 stars for amazing location...very near to all the attractions..but the best part is the hotel staff...saleem n omar...both were very helpful..they guided us very nicely abt the city...we wud not have covered the city in...More

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    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
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    24 July 2017|
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    Response from Bülent K | Reviewed this property |
    Best solution is to take subway up to Yenikapi Station and later get a taxi from there, which is nearer. In nthatb option it cost to you only 5-6 Euros.
    3 July 2017|
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    Response from Craig M | Reviewed this property |
    Everything. Blue mosque. Bascilica cistern...all things near those sites. Bosphorus within blocks. I walked easily to Grand Bazaar and Spice Bazaar.
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    "Great Staff"
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    "Quieter rooms. Near to major landmarks."
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    "The rooms on upper floors are nice and spacious"
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    "Nothing wrong with the basement --quiet and extremely comfortable"
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