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Basileus Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 27*
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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

The Basileus Hotel is it's staff. Salim and Omer are absolute gems. We spent 3 nights at the end of December 2016 at the Basileus Hotel. Salim graciously gave us two separate rooms to accommodate our two kids simply because it was available. It is heart warming to experience the customers needs being put first. The staff are very well...

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Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I want to thank Saliem, Iqram and all the staff for there amazing hospitality and the service, my family had a great holiday In Istanbul And your service is outstanding, Once again thank you Elize Fouché

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Reviewed 7 January 2017

Beautiful hotel which is extremely homely with fantastic service. You can not go wrong staying at the Basileus Hotel, Istanbul. The Hotel is situated in the heart of Istanbul, no more than 500 meters away from the Blue Mosque, the Grand Bazaar, Arasta Bazaar and the tram station.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 January 2017

I visited Istanbul in August with my husband. He has stayed here before and have heard great things about it. There are many benefits to staying here: 1. Location is great 2. Knowledgeable staff such as Ekrem, selim, omer. Always had warm faces helping us address any questions we had. 3. Great service and very clean 4. Breakfast was delicious....

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Reviewed 6 January 2017

I have stayed at Basileus twice, once in 2012 and recently this past august. As usual you are greeted with warm happy faces from either Omer, Selim, or Ekrem. Their knowledge of Istanbul and the surrounding cities are very valuable. The stay was wonderful! Perfect location, perfect rooms, perfect breakfast and service! I highly recommend Basileus for your stay in...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Salim and Ikram run the best Hotel in Istanbul. Their service and patience knows no bounds.They are truly the salt of the earth. You have made us fans for life. Kindest regards Shiraz Ahmed -South Africa

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 5 January 2017

First of all, We were upgraded to a better room. Super thanks for that. My wife and I felt very special during the duration of our stay. Everyone, esp the Reception guys were very hospitable and made sure that we are looked at. The room size is good. It is clean and pleasant. We will definitely be back again!

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Bogotá, Cundinamarca, Colombia
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We stayed at Basileus over a birthday weekend and this place does not disappoint. This was our first trip to Istanbul and there is no other place I would stay from here on out. We will be back. Turkey is extremely affordable right now and the price of this hotel can't be beat. The location is perfect as everything you...

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Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

We arrived on Christmas Eve 2916 and Salim made us so welcome. Our room is very nice considering the price range (below $100) and Salim was very accommodating to extend our stay for another day at even a better price. There is good warm friendly restaurant just across the hotel. The hotel is so close to all the must go...

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Singapore
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Upon checking in, the receiving staff named Salim was very friendly and welcoming. Although it was not our first night in Istanbul, he gave an extended introduction to the things you should and should not engaged in the city, mostly regarding concerns for our safety. He was also very insistence in helping us with our luggage as they do not...

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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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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, Hippodrome, Basilica Cistern, Turkish & Islamic Museum, Archaelogic Museum , Old Traditional Baths and it is also very closed to Taksim , modern part of the city . ... more   less 

Additional Information about Basileus Hotel

Address: Kadirga Liman Cad. Sehit Mehmet Pasa Sok. No:1 | Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Region: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
Price Range: $39 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Basileus Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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Hotel Style:
#2 Best Value Hotel in Istanbul
#9 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#18 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#52 Business Hotel in Istanbul
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Request for a 1st floor room with balcony & views”
ekrajesh, 7 May 2017 | Read review
“any room would be convenient”
, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing the back of the building”
billstarr77, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Just Ask Salim”
shrzahmed, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are great but if you can snag the room on the 3rd floor that looks out over one of the mosques, do it!”
zachharp, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
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