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Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 18 April 2015

May Hotel offering free parking. It is not true. Hotel haven't parking. Hotels area is prohibited daily for cars. We have booked 2 triple rooms in this hotel but we got 2 single room with one extra large bed and claustrophobic room. For this room the hotel may receive only one star. 3 stars is a joke with clients. Brekfast...

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3Thank bay_kolio
Reviewed 29 March 2015

I stayed there for two nights and i had a great time. Hotel with a good localization and very comfortable. The breakfast had many options and the service they offer is also good. Only like 10 minutes walking to sultanahmet and next to a train station.

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1Thank Youssef O
Belgrade, Serbia
Reviewed 27 January 2015

For the money you pay great value. Very clean and extra helpful stuff. They helped us about everything. Directions where to go. I also needed a charger for my telephone and they reacted asap. We got only good words for the hotel and stuff !

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3Thank Тијана Б
Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 27 January 2015

Cozy and modern hotel, situated in the center. Very welcoming and helping stuff. Clean comfortable beds, wifi worked fine. Close to tram line so the public communication was great. However the street is quite steep so there would be a problem for people with suitcases, we had backpacks so much more comfortable to reach the hotel. Tourist attractions were very...

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4Thank karin861
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 January 2015

Last summer I´ve been to Istanbul for a week and I´ve stayed at this hotel. The rooms are average, you get your room sorted everyday as you walk out of the hotel. Main points . Breakfast , if I have to describe it with a word it will be : Unbeliavable. You got everyting in there, selection of tea, coffee,fresh...

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3Thank Muquinis
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 November 2014

I just came from May hotel after staying two nights with my Mrs. It's a good hotel but not a real four star. Staff is very good and polite. The problem is that it's very noisy. I couldn't sleep all night because my room was on road side and very bad noise was coming from street and then you can...

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1Thank Jamilbutt71
East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2014

We stayed at the May Hotel for 5 nights in October. It is a smallish hotel with quite small rooms, but very adequate, clean, comfortable and right in the middle of town. It was two minutes downhill to some excellent restaurants, about 10 mins uphill to the bazaar and about 20 mins to the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, etc. The...

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Thank Annie B
Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2014

The May Hotel is not as good as its description but the exaggerations just seem to be the Turkish way! It is still a good hotel for a base to visit Istanbul. It may not look entirely like the photographs nor will it have the balcony room, the terrace and bar you imagine from the description, and the dark, derelict-looking...

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5Thank Peter M
Dublin
Reviewed 14 September 2014

Stayed here in late august 2014.Hotel is ok ,but were put in a very small room on first night and I mean VERY small ,double bed squeezed into space six inches bigger than bed itself. Room just bigger than the bed, not as booked. Given the room we booked next day, Smallest shower I have ever seen , had to...

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2Thank Kalimantsi
Bournemouth, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2014

If you are from England and you see that this hotel has been rated 4 and 1/2 stars, do not be fooled that does not mean it is very high standards and lovely comfy bed. It would be your average 3 stars. There are A LOT of ups and downs for instance… My family had booked a 'family room' and...

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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
May Hotel is situated in the Sultanahmet district in the centre of Istanbul. All of the rooms have air conditioning and satellite TV. The hotel offers free Wi-Fi. Grand Bazaar is 500 m from the property. The terrace offers panoramic views of Istanbul in the summer. The hotel restaurant serves traditional Turkish cuisine and a variety of drinks can be enjoyed in the bar. The hotel is only 10 minutes walk away from many of Istanbul's historic sights including the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sohpia, Basilica Cistern, and Topkapi Palace. May Hotel Istanbul is 14 km away from Atatürk International Airport. Fatih is a great choice for travelers interested in museums, monuments and architecture. This is our guests' favorite part of Istanbul, according to independent reviews. We speak your language! ... more   less 

Additional Information about May Hotel Istanbul

Address: Mimar Hayrettin Mh. Bali Pasa Yokusu Nr: 86 | Beyazit, Fatih, Istanbul 34126, Turkey
Region: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range: $25 - $70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — May Hotel Istanbul 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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