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Nowy Efendi Hotel "Special Class"

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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
1 review
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Nice, quiet hotel in a good location where all the historical sites close to visit (10-15 min walk), the room is clean, cozy, comfortable bed and breakfast is varied and good. This is our second stay at the hotel and we are very pleased

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Izmir, Turkey
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Friendly workers , no parking problem, just problem that the rooms are not suitable for two or more children families means that very small then usual,but you are in centre of centre for old Istanbul.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

The staff are very helpful. Location is perfect. Breakfast is delicious and the view from the terrace is really nice. We received assistance from the hotel staff which made our trip a lot easier. Value for money is excellent.

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Reviewed 16 September 2016

The best part of our stay here was the help offered by the staff, especially Burcu and Melisa. They took some extra time to provide us maps, show us the most economical way to go to get to the places we were planning to visit, and the fastest way to get there. The hotel is in a very good and... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

Loved the convenient location of the hotel. Everything was within walking distance and the rooms and hotel have a nice character to them. It would have been nice to have shower or bidet next to the WC.

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Riyadh Province, Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

We really like the place, a friendly and english speaking staff. Location is in the heart of old Istanbul. A walking distance from sultan Ahmet metro station. We took a sweet of 2 king size beds and w bathrooms. Just make sure to book a room in higher floors starting from level 3 or you will find yourself in the... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

It was a suite room with two bathrooms and two bedrooms with a connecting door. As a family, we had a very comfortable stay. I would recommend this hotel to everyone, both local and foreign tourists. It had a great location, view, breakfast, room, and staff. Everything was just perfect!

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San Antonio
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

Hotel was very Close to major attractions, excellent breakfast every morning. Nice and friendly staff. Very good deal for the price. You can get better price if you book directly at hotel website. Would definitely recommend to anyone looking for affordable hotel with walking distance to most attractions.

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Rawalpindi, Pakistan
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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

A good hotel. Small but comfortable rooms. Great location as tram station, Blue mosque, Hagia Sofia, Topkapi, Basilica Cistern are all walking distance from the hotel. Helpful staff. We also liked the breakfast. Overall good value for money.

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Harare, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 12 August 2016

Very nicely decorated hotel in a great location. Close to the major tourist sites and the Grand Bazaar. Nice restaurants in the vicinity. May not be buzzing with the night life of Beyoglu and Istiklal but infinitely preferable. Staff very friendly. Roof top a nice escape from the hustle and bustle.

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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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The Efendi Hotel is only 300 meters from the Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace. The Grand bazaar is a an 8-minute walk from Efendi Hotel. Local restaurants, bars and cafes are within a couple minutes’ walk away. On our Rooftop Terrace you can become familiar with Turkish Breakfast Culture served as a buffet which is provided with intimate, attentive service while enjoying a panoramic view over Istanbul's Old City. Next to our Patio Terrace, we host our Terrace Cafe/Bar, A place to wine and dine, socialize and relax, write postcards, use Wi-Fi or take photographs of Istanbul’s famous landmarks. Open 15:00 – 23:00 daily (except Sundays) The Efendi Hotel provides Free Wi-Fi throughout the venue. Our carpeted rooms with genuine black-out curtains include; air conditioning (The heating system is eco-friendly; the heat from the air conditioner is reused to heat fresh water) minibar(on the guest expense) an LCD TV with international satellite channels, antibacterial light switch and a digital safe box. Private bathroom comes with a hairdryer, free toiletries and bathrobes & slippers. A coffee and tea basket is free of charge only on the first day. You can benefit from laundry and room service at the Efendi Hotel. Arrangements for transportation by private car to/from either of Istanbul’s airports (Ataturk and Sabiha Gokcen) can be made for all guests by contacting reception. Transportation cost is the guest’s expense. On our Rooftop Terrace you can become familiar with Turkish Breakfast Culture served as a buffet which is provided with intimate, attentive service while enjoying a panoramic view over Istanbul's Old City. Next to our Patio Terrace, we host our Terrace Cafe/Bar, A place to wine and dine, socialize and relax, write postcards, use Wi-Fi or take photographs of Istanbul’s famous landmarks. Open 15:00 – 23:00 daily (except Sundays) The Efendi Hotel provides Free Wi-Fi throughout the venue. Our carpeted rooms with genuine black-out curtains include; air conditioning (The heating system is eco-friendly; the heat from the air conditioner is reused to heat fresh water) minibar(on the guest expense) an LCD TV with international satellite channels, antibacterial light switch and a digital safe box. Private bathroom comes with a hairdryer, free toiletries and bathrobes & slippers. A coffee and tea basket is free of charge only on the first day. You can benefit from laundry and room service at the Efendi Hotel. Arrangements for transportation by private car to/from either of Istanbul’s airports (Ataturk and Sabiha Gokcen) can be made for all guests by contacting reception. Transportation cost is the guest’s expense. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Nowy Efendi Hotel "Special Class"

Address: Alemdar Mah. Hoca Rustem Mektebi Sok. No:9-11, Istanbul 34112, Turkey (Formerly Efendi Hotel)
Region: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
Price Range: $51 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Nowy Efendi Hotel "Special Class" 4*
Number of rooms: 28
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#35 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
#48 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#62 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#65 Best Value Hotel in Istanbul
#75 Business Hotel in Istanbul
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