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Basileus Hotel

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Overview
Kadirga Liman Cad. Sehit Mehmet Pasa Sok. No:1 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34122 Turkey See on map
Name/address in local language
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Suites
Concierge
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

Came to Istanbul for the first time with 3 of my girlfriends. I emailed the hotel and arranged for airport pickup. The response was quick and the pickup shuttle got us, no problem, no fuss. We had the pleasure of meeting hotel receptionist Omar and...More

1  Thank missy_xw
Reviewed 2 days ago

I stayed 4 nights at the Basileus Hotel and it was an excellent experience. 1. Location couldn't be any better. It's literally right within 5 min walk from Blue Mosque. It's definitely located in the best area of Istanbul with so many shops and restaurants...More

Thank ghenyak415
Reviewed 3 days ago

Located in the heart of Sultanahmet, walkable to many historic places, close to tram station. Phenomenal hospitality. Decent breakfast and very good wifi. May be the rooms are small. But overall great stay and no regrets at all.

Thank PVInd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We (group of 8 lads) stayed 6 nights at Basileus hotel. It was a very pleasant experience. This is not an all singing and all dancing hotel but they don't claim to be. This is a warm, friendly and lovely hotel. The staff were brilliant...More

2  Thank mukhtariqbal84
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's all about service! This is a small family run hotel. Perfect? No, but you still get a lot for what you pay for. Omar, Mohamed, Selim and the "boys" (apologies for not knowing their names) were always there to assist and nothing was a...More

1  Thank Fortaleza_7
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Description
Basileus Hotel will be the good choice as it is located footsteps from to Byzatine and Ottoman monuments such as St.Sophia (Ayasofya), Blue Mosque (Sultanahmet Camii), Grand Bazaar, Topkapi Palace, More Hippodrome, Basilica Cistern, Turkish & Islamic Museum, Archaelogic Museum , Old Traditional Baths and it is also very closed to Taksim , modern part of the city . Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
,
Best Value
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
,
Best Value
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
USD 32 - USD 75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
,
Best Value
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
USD 32 - USD 75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
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Traveller (515)
Room & Suite (323)
Dining (66)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (9)
Nearby
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
...More
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Furqan H
13 October 2018|
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Response from Fortaleza_7 | Reviewed this property |
Just take a taxi. It will be much cheaper. If the room is available they will check you in. If not, they can hold your suitcases and you can start exploring the area.
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AakilaAyman25
16 August 2018|
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Response from rifatskhan | Reviewed this property |
Hi it’s easier to get a taxi 🚕 otherwise public transport is also available, when we got there we booked a taxi 🚕, which he charged us 55 Turkish lera which was at that time almost equal to 10or 11 pound sterling ( Britain... More
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AakilaAyman25
7 August 2018|
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Response from fritellaria | Reviewed this property |
Hi The hotel can arrange a transfer on a minibus - there is also a travel agent almost opposite who also advertises transfers. Price - from memory it was around U.K.£10.to Ataturk. stature is on the Europe side. The same... More
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Room Tips
"Upper floors are quieter, particularly if not overlooking the street."
E6456KJchriss
1 week ago
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"We stayed at the 3rd floor,very good and quiet,anyway we have no problems when being noisy!!"
Elmarie1949
2 weeks ago
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"Stay away from 307 until they renovate it."
49kalik
5 weeks ago
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"In the old city"
499rikav
10 Sep. 2018
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