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Ottoman Hotel Imperial

1,805 reviews
#123 of 1,178 Hotels in Istanbul
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  • Average4%
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Free Wifi
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All reviewshagia sofiamatbah restaurantblue mosquehistorical sitesgood sizeshort walkperfect locationbasilica cisternsultanahmet areatram stopgrand bazaarhotel is locatedcan't beat the locationbreakfast buffetold cityturkish delightrooms are comfortable
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

Great Service, big rooms, very good restaurant, in front of Hagia Sophia. Five minuts to blue mosque. Near the street car Line. Was an unforgetable experience. Many bar/restaurants around it. I'll come back as soon as I can!!More

Thank Josep P
Response from OttomanHotelImperial, Konuk İlişkileri Müdürü at Ottoman Hotel ImperialResponded 20 November 2017

Dear Josep P, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent experience at The Ottoman Hotel Imperial. It is wonderful to see that you loved our central location. We are very fortunate to be situated just next to the Hagia...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel for 3 nights and a better located hotel to the Hagia Sophia museum you just wouldn't find, it is literally next door and five minute walk to the Topkaki Palace and Blue mosque. In fact luckily our room looked directly...More

Thank fladavid
Response from OttomanHotelImperial, Konuk İlişkileri Müdürü at Ottoman Hotel ImperialResponded 11 November 2017

Dear Fladavid, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us about your recent stay. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay with us as well as our location right across from Hagia Sophia. We appreciate your comments about the helpful and pleasant...More

Reviewed 5 November 2017

I stayed in the Ottoman Hotel Imperial recently and absolutely loved my time there. I researched hotels very carefully and selected the Ottoman because of it's location. Situated right next to the awe inspiring Hagia Sofia, the unbelievable Basilica Cistern, the grand Topkapi Palace and...More

Thank Ciara C
Response from OttomanHotelImperial, Konuk İlişkileri Müdürü at Ottoman Hotel ImperialResponded 7 November 2017

Dear Ciara C, Thank you taking the time to write such a lovely review of your stay at the Ottoman Hotel Imperial. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and we exceeded your expectations. It wonderful to see that you loved our...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The hotel is across the street of the greatest Byzantine church, Hagai Sophia. If you prefer to stay in the old town while in Istanbul this hotel should be considered. Other than location, it has a great restaurant, Matbah. Other big sites are less than...More

Thank Nicanor C
Response from OttomanHotelImperial, Guest Relations Manager at Ottoman Hotel ImperialResponded 13 October 2017

Dear Nicanor C, It is a great pleasure to learn that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and liked the location of the hotel as well as our service and helpful Staff.It is really pleased to read that you enjoyed your experience in our...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017

we stayed at this hotel in Sep as it was my husband's birthday and we had booked standard room with breakfast.we found staff very helpful and this hotel is all about location.our room looked at the entrance of sophia mosque which is a museum now.we...More

Thank Zakia M
Response from OttomanHotelImperial, Guest Relations Manager at Ottoman Hotel ImperialResponded 9 October 2017

Dear Zakia M, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent experience at The Ottoman Hotel Imperial. It is wonderful to see that you loved our central location. We are very fortunate to be situated just next to the Hagia...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
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Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
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Air Conditioning
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USD 50 - USD 209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#56 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#83 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#97 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
#120 Business Hotel in Istanbul
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 50 - USD 209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#56 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#83 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#97 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
#120 Business Hotel in Istanbul
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (526)
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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
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Hasan A
9 June 2017|
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Response from Phil W | Reviewed this property |
Yes the rooms have a safe. I used Sabiha Gokcen airport and had to leave the hotel before the Ferry at 07h30 and so the hotel arranged a shuttle, but it wasn't free. It was however well organized, professional and way... More
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Abeeha N
30 May 2017|
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Response from Kygies27 | Reviewed this property |
I actually walked from Taksim sq back to the hotel one day, just for fun. Using offline maps and a compass it took me about an hour and a half, but should be a bit less if you don't wander too much. The public transit system... More
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"The good rooms are on the 1st floor and you can choose street side which is very quiet."
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"Excellent location! Next to the Agia Sofia and all important attractions."
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"Look for room facing the Hagia Sophia"
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"Ask for Hagia Sophia view room"
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