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    Best Western Citadel Hotel

    Kennedy Caddesi Sahil Yolu No.32 | Ahirkapi, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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    Overview
    • Excellent61%
    • Very good30%
    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “marmara sea” (44 reviews)
    “blue mosque” (63 reviews)
    “old city” (28 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 14 March 2013 via mobile

    We had such a great experience that we are going back in October and staying 3 nights before our cruise The hotel manager and staff were incredible and the service was excellent . The room had a beautiful viewMore

    1  Thank Lebanon16
    Response from BWThePresidentHotel, Ön Büro Müdürü at Best Western Citadel HotelResponded 8 October 2013

    Dear Valued Guest, On behalf of the hotel management and all the hotel staff, I would like to say that we are always honoured to welcome you to “ BEST WESTERN CITADEL HOTEL’’. I would like to say that our highest priority is to provide...More

    Reviewed 20 February 2013

    Stayed last weekend for 2 nights. Have been to Istanbul many times before and stayed at grander hotels, however the staff and atmosphere was very cosy. Excellent location close to all main attractions and restaurants. Wonderful breakfast in hotel restaurant. Only downside was that my...More

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    Reviewed 9 February 2013 via mobile

    I visited Istanbul with my family and stayed in this hotel for 5 nights. The service was excellent, very responsive staff, a great breakfast, a wonderful view if Marmara sea and a perfect location in the heart of the historic location of Sultanahmet. Rooms are...More

    Thank Magy H
    Response from BWThePresidentHotel, Genel Müdür at Best Western Citadel HotelResponded 8 October 2013

    Dear Valued Guest, On behalf of the hotel management and all the hotel staff, I would like to say that we are always honoured to welcome you to “ BEST WESTERN CITADEL HOTEL’’. I would like to say that our highest priority is to provide...More

    Reviewed 6 February 2013

    We went there this summer for the second time as the first time pleased us. We chose it because of the label best western to be sure about the quality and were not disappointed at all. First it it super well located : you can...More

    1  Thank Marie E
    Reviewed 4 February 2013

    Location: 5 minutes walking to Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia and superb location on Kennedy Caddesi, facing the Marmara Sea. Rooms: Definitely the smallest room I have ever stayed in. We get a double twin and I think the entire room size was maximum 9-10...More

    1  Thank AndreiFilipache
    Response from BWThePresidentHotel, Genel Müdür at Best Western Citadel HotelResponded 26 May 2014

    Dear Andrei, Thank you for giving us such great feedback on Trip Advisor following your recent stay at our property. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and took the time to let us know about it. We are very glad to...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 53 - USD 99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #69 Family Hotel in Istanbul
    • #81 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
    • #138 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 31
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    • Istanbul >
    • Sultanahmet
    • Also Known As
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    • Istanbul Best Western
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    Nad M
    6 November 2016|
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    Response from Zues1020 | Reviewed this property |
    It is better to get a proper consult from hotel itself as some hotel may allowed pets to stay too.
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    Nad M
    6 November 2016|
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    Response from waelshubeir | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, During my staying over there for a week, I did not see any pet around. Hope this helps. Regards, Wael
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    11 November 2015|
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    Response from weatherwitch | Reviewed this property |
    Our plane also departed at 6:20AM, so we scheduled the wonderful hotel shuttle (26 euros total) to leave at 3:30AM. Since the drive to the airport only took a half hour, we had more than ample time to check our luggage go... More
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