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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
    Airport Transportation
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    Bar/Lounge
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    Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

    We had two double bed room in a family room . It was very comfortable as the staff helped us with lot of patience and very friendly to each one of us . They suggested us places to go. They took care of the smallest...More

    Thank Swati A
    Response from arenahotelistanbul, Ön Büro Müdürü at Arena HotelResponded 4 September 2016

    Dear Swati, It's a great pleasure to read such a good review. We are very pleased to meet you and host you at our hotel. Thank you very much especially for this detailed review. Looking forward to seeing you again at our hotel.

    Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

    Motel location walkable to main tourist attractions. Motel has some age, but is in good shape, rooms are quite dark as lighting is sparse, A/C unit in our room was noisy & only blew air, I won't like to stay here in summer. Bathroom quite...More

    Thank Steve B
    Response from arenahotelistanbul, Ön Büro Müdürü at Arena HotelResponded 11 June 2016

    Dear Steve, Thank you very much for your comment. We are so happy to meet and entertaining you in our hotel. We hope to see you again at your next visit to Istanbul.

    Reviewed 3 June 2016

    From arrival the staff have been so friendly and helpful. Nothing was a problem. Room clean and tidy. Small but to be expected. Walking distance to most things. Breakfast selection is very good and fresh. Would definitely stay here again. Thank you for a great...More

    Thank Phyllapinot
    Response from arenahotelistanbul, Ön Büro Müdürü at Arena HotelResponded 11 June 2016

    Dear Phyllapinot, Thank you so much for this great review. We are so happy to meet and entertaining you in our hotel. We hope to see you again at your next visit to Istanbul.

    Reviewed 2 June 2016

    Returning after 3 years found welcome and service unchanged and excellent. Room was clean with small but adequate bathroom, tea and coffee facilities and comfortable bed. Our room 307 overlooked the mosque which meant the muzzein called the faithful to prayer at 0500 but that...More

    1  Thank Michael R
    Response from arenahotelistanbul, Ön Büro Müdürü at Arena HotelResponded 11 June 2016

    Dear Michael, Thank you so much for this lovely review.We are so happy to meet and entertaining you in our hotel. We hope to see you next visit to Istanbul.

    Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

    We booked the hotel as it was the place my girlfriend stayed 12 years ago with her family. On arrival we had a wonderful warm welcome from nejat and also from the owner of the hotel who showed me his family pictures and told me...More

    1  Thank hamooza
    Response from arenahotelistanbul, Ön Büro Müdürü at Arena HotelResponded 11 June 2016

    Dear Hamooza, It's a great pleasure to read such a good review. We are very pleased to meet you and host you at our hotel. Thank you very much especially for this detailed review. Looking forward to seeing you again at our hotel.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 41 - USD 147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #51 Family Hotel in Istanbul
    • #75 Spa Hotel in Istanbul
    • #135 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
    • #139 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    zebras5
    13 May 2016|
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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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    "Clean, quait, very close to the most important visiting points."
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