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    Arena Hotel

    Kucukayasofya Mah. Sehit Mehmet Pasa Yokusu Ucler Hamami Sok. D:13-15 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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    Overview
    • Excellent54%
    • Very good36%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Reviewed 20 July 2014

    On its website and in its advertising this hotel makes much of its 'Ottoman Heritage' (read the description on booking.com) and boasts views of the Sea of Marmaris. Well if you are in anything other than a suite you can forget most of that baloney....More

    Thank RedHeadPeter
    Response from arenahotelistanbul, Guest Relations Manager at Arena HotelResponded 24 July 2014

    Dear RedHeadPeter, Thank you very much for spending time to write about Arena Hotel. On behalf of Arena Hotel Crew, I can clearly say that we aim to improve ourselves with the reviews we recieve and with our guest's suggestions. However there are some misleadings...More

    Reviewed 19 July 2014 via mobile

    This hotel is in a great spot in the old city, close to trams and major attractions such as Blue mosque, koptapi palace. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Breakfast has lots of choice and housekeeping is good. Lots of cosy corners to sit and...More

    2  Thank Lisa O
    Response from arenahotelistanbul, Guest Relations Manager at Arena HotelResponded 24 July 2014

    Dear Lisa O, Many thanks for taking the time to share your feedback about Arena Hotel. My team and I are very happy to hear about your experience with us and look forward to seeing you again on a future visit. Warm regards, Naz Küçükserim

    Reviewed 8 July 2014 via mobile

    We had a lovely, comfortable short stay in this hotel, tucked away in a back street behind the Blue Mosque. The location was good, the room very cozy and comfortable and the staff always friendly and helpful. There were some nice additional touches not always...More

    1  Thank JonSmmns
    Response from arenahotelistanbul, Guest Relations Manager at Arena HotelResponded 16 July 2014

    Dear JonSmmns, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience about Arena Hotel. It is a pleasure to read about how much you enjoyed our hotel and had a great experience here in Sultanahmet. My team and I thank you for...More

    Reviewed 7 July 2014

    So pleased I discovered this place. Where to start?! Perfect location, a stones throw from the Blue Mosque. A great starting point to all first time visitors to Istanbul. Even though it is so central the hotel is situated on a lovely quiet street. The...More

    1  Thank Kate M
    Response from arenahotelistanbul, Guest Relations Manager at Arena HotelResponded 16 July 2014

    Dear Kate M, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience at Arena Hotel. I am thrilled that you enjoyed your stay and felt at home, enjoyed the very essence of our service culture, which is exactly what we strive for....More

    Reviewed 6 July 2014

    Really good location within walking distance of the Hippodrome, Blue Mosque etc. Helpful and friendly staff. The breakfasts were really good, lots of choice of well prepared home cooked pastries, bread, fruit, yogurts, honeys, jams, cold meats and cheeses. Scrambled eggs etc. The restaurant was...More

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    Response from arenahotelistanbul, Guest Relations Manager at Arena HotelResponded 8 July 2014

    Dear Michael F, Thank you very much for your marvelous review about Arena Hotel. My team and I, we appreciate your distinction and vigilance. Your comments gave us the motivation and support to offer the best service and quality to our guests in our hotel....More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$27 - US$82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #51 Family Hotel in Istanbul
    • #69 Spa Hotel in Istanbul
    • #132 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
    • #135 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    Response from Kay B | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry about delay in finding your question. There was no sign of any swimming pool at the Arena but they claim to have a haman (Turkish Bath ) and I did see a lady in a white coat who would seem to be the attendant... More
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    Response from GoTravelAU | Reviewed this property |
    It was good size for I -pad, but don't think will be big enough for laptop.
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    11 February 2015|
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    Response from YankeeinQatar | Reviewed this property |
    The two rooms we had (we saw a third) all had private bathrooms with a door that closed. Not a privacy problem. The rooms were tight for two people with luggage but lovely.
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    "Stunning sea views are available, make sure you book a room looking out over the Marmara and watch the boats.!"
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    "Clean, quait, very close to the most important visiting points."
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    "Rooms are quiet & theres an elevator which is very convenient with suitcases"
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    "Muezzins call at 0500, probably audible in all rooms, otherwise very quiet."
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