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Ahirkapi Sok. No:24 Sultanahmet, 34122 Istanbul, Turkey – Show map
Excellent location – rated 9/10! (score from 517 reviews)
Rated by guests after their stay at Armada Istanbul Old City Hotel.
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Food & Drink
Restaurant, Bar, Breakfast in the Room, Restaurant with Dining Menu
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Room Service, Shuttle Service (surcharge), Airport Shuttle (surcharge), 24-Hour Front Desk, Currency Exchange, Tour Desk, Baggage Storage, ATM on site, Concierge Service, Dry Cleaning, Ironing Service, Shoeshine, Meeting/Banquet Facilities, Business Center, Fax/Photocopying, VIP Room Facilities
Newspapers, Safe, Non-smoking Rooms, Facilities for Disabled Guests, Elevator, Heating, Hypoallergenic room available, All Spaces Non-Smoking (public and private), Air Conditioning, Designated Smoking Area
Turkish, French, English, German
From 1:00 PM
Until 12:00 PM
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Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
All children under 3 years stay free of charge when using existing beds.
All children under 2 years stay free of charge in a crib.
The maximum number of extra beds/cribs in a room is 1.
Pets are not allowed.
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Based on 517 reviews
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speed of wi-fi
The location and facilities were very good and cosy, breakfast was traditional turkish, view from the terrace was amasing.
Nice location, excellent breakfast, very friendly staff
Reception needs renovation
Best breakfast ever...
The water temperature could not be adjusted higher the first day in my room, but they changed me to another room second day. Problem solved.
The location is nice, by the seaside, can have great view of either the sea or the blue mosque, which is magnificent. Takes 10 minutes to walk to Sultanahmet tram station, so I passed the Ayasofia and blue mosque everyday. Quiet at night, and quite convenient for everything. The breakfast was really nice.
Terrific breakfast buffet was included. In a quiet neighborhood close to the action.
Very disappointed in the bed arrangement. Asked for a double ( actually it was a choice the hotel gives you ). Whatever way you cut it , two singles pushed togethervis not a double . I said it to the receptionist and the solution was to put a double mattress protector across the beds. Guess what? It doesn't work as a double.
Staff were very friendly, location excellent, breakfast was top notch . Also view from restaurant was wonderful. You could watch the sea traffic .
Wifi in my room was substandard, but worked well in the common areas. As I am in Europe primarly for work, this is very important to me.
Location was great, on a quiet stree outside the the main tourist zone close to the Bosphorous but still within walking distance to all the major old town attractions and the tram. Overall quality of stay consistent with a mid-range priced chain, howerver, the included breakfast was exceptionally generous and quality, with excellent views from the terrace. The lobby and adjoining lounge were also very comfortable and offered a nice place to rest and refresh in between activities.
Very nice hotel Quit, clean, walking distance from the blue mosque, fish market and the historic city. 7 minutes walking distance from the tram & subway. Staff are friendly Breakfast at the terrace with birds is an experience, the food is excellent. Perfect for couples
Just a short walk to be within the centre of the Sultan Ahmet area, the hotel has a superb rooftop restaurant (the best hot mezze I have had) with views both over the Bosporus and across to the Blue Mosque. Will definitely stay again when next stopping over in Istanbul
cold inside room
breakfast was very good, but it was every morning the same
location is perfect, recommended restaurants by the hotel were amazing, friendly staff and of course beautiful view!
the rooms were cold and the AC controller wasn't working and their bed was the worst bed I ever slept on. Also, hotel location is little far from tram station with climbed ground specially if you have kids or unhealthy wife it will be difficult for them.
They have connected rooms.
very nice hotel and location
This hotel is in an excellent location. A 10 minute walk from the main sites. The staff were incredibly helpful - nothing was too much trouble. They even moved us to a different room, without us asking, to avoid us being disturbed by the building works in the morning. The room was comfortable and well decorated, it had everything we needed. Free wifi is a bonus and if anything went wrong - i.e when our air conditioning didn't work they fixed it straight away. Highly recommend this hotel.
They a under construction refurbishing the first floor, so if you were in between 9:00 am and 6:00pm depending on your room location, there was construction noises..
We love the breakfast buffet and all the food in general. The staff is very competent and helpful. They organise outings, call to change appointment. . Find out about the best way to go to places. .. And the view from the terrace is amazing : marmara sea and Asia on one side and ayasofia and the blue mosque on the other. .. never get enough of it. ..plus you can walk to all of it. ..
Hotel is currently in renovation on the first floor. We arrived and were sent to our second floor room, only to hear the noise of a private party on the floor above us (at 10:00 p.m.) This should never have happened. To its credit, when we complained, the staff moved us to an adjoining building with a suite, which was fine.
The dining room, including the breakfast buffet, was very nice and offers a scenic view of the entrance to the Bosporus, complete with a foghorn from the nearby lighthouse (which was not loud enough to prevent us from sleeping). Located in the oldest part of the Old City and very convenient to the major attractions, easily walkable.
Breakfast hours are a bit short for a tourist hotel. Restaurants in immediate area are OK, but not as good as around rest of Istanbul.
Easy walking distance to main sites. Friendly and helpful staff. Wifi worked well. Breakfast is expansive.
Great location,nice staff, great view of blue mosque from room, great view from breakfast terrace. Tea & coffee making facilities an added bonus. A fantastic stay.
For young kids and elderly, walk uphill to blue mosque area is a pain. Fine for older kids and adults.
Sea view, wifi, cleanliness, friendliness, breakfast
Beautiful authentic hotel. I'll be staying there again on my next trip.
Simply nothing :-)
The location was good, Beautiful view from the top of terrace, Pleasant atmosphere. Reception was nice, helpful and cooperative. Other staffs were also always there to assist whenever needed. Friendly and good command of English. WIFI was very good. Room was clean and artistic design with nice style. Short walk to Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace; Also there are loads of restaurants at day and night. Tram station was very near to access other far location like Galata Tower and Taksim square. Street was quiet and safe. Breakfast and dinner was good with really pleasant view to Blue Mosque and Marmara Sea. VALUE FOR MONEY; I will be surely back soon :-)
Room service menu could be improved on
Loved the location of the hotel which is away from the exciting hustle bustle of Istanbul. It is easy to get around from the hotel as we booked a private bus from Effendi Travel with a very tristworthy and nice driver named Nade. Thanks to his help and hospitality. Breakfast was amazing with fantastic views of the Blue Mosque and Aya Sofia on one side and the other the Sea of Marmara. Rooms are a nice size. Bed is very comfortable and cleanliness overall is excellent. Thanks Armada and Mr. Erol for our great stay at thd hotel.
Some areas looked a little tired
Location - very close to Hagi Sophia, Topkapi etc Nice views from the Terrace restraunt Very friendly staff, prompt response to a problem we encountered Would definately recommend to others new to Istanbul, especially if limited time to see the main attractions, all of which are walkable from the hotel.
For every thing! The location, the room, the view, the friendly personal, the breakfast, the dinner, and the terrace
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