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Suleymaniye Hamami

Mimar Sinan Cad. No:20 | Suleymaniye, Istanbul 34460, Turkey
+90 212 520 34 10
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An expreience I am glad we did not miss

During our visit in March 2016 we visited the bath as it was recommended and organized by our hotel... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2016
Bronwyn H
Great experience, also for couples

It is not very common to visit Turkish bath as a couple. Usually it is only for men or women, but... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2016
Bratislava, Slovakia
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Suleymaniye Hamam is a traditional Turkish bath that continues to operate today. The building, commissioned by Sultan Suleyman and designed by the Turkish architect Mimar Sinan, was built in 1557. It features dramatic archways and domes and is decorated with elaborate marble inlay. It is the only hamam in Istanbul where men and women bathe together. 40 Euro per person.The entire hamam experience will last between 60-90 minutes.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“turkish bath” (76 reviews)
“steam room” (28 reviews)
“hot room” (20 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Mimar Sinan Cad. No:20 | Suleymaniye, Istanbul 34460, Turkey
+90 212 520 34 10
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

During our visit in March 2016 we visited the bath as it was recommended and organized by our hotel and we are glad we did. We did not know exactly what to expect but had a fabulous time. The staff were very friendly and went...More

Thank Bronwyn H
Reviewed 4 September 2016

It is not very common to visit Turkish bath as a couple. Usually it is only for men or women, but not mixed. This one is for couples and only for couples, so if you are single, you should look for another one. And it...More

Thank Kristina_Bohmer
Reviewed 9 July 2016

To the best of my knowledge, this is the only Turkish bath that allows couples. It is the only bath I visited, so my opinion is based on limited experience. It is a beautiful, historic Hamam which added to our experience. We had been warned...More

Thank brokerdt1
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We were recommended this hammam by our hotel concierge as they did couples hammam. Most hammams in Istanbul have set times for men and women. We arrived and were given very clear instructions on how the hammam process worked. A locker is given and you...More

1  Thank Loodyk
Reviewed 1 July 2016

wow what a stunning atmosphere absolutely peaceful and relaxing...loved the culture.. have recommended this to all my friends! xx

Thank 123sareena
Reviewed 22 June 2016

My greatest concern was tipping. Coming from a non tipping culture, I was concerned about the long line of people expecting a tip at the end of the bath but not here. At the end of the bath, if you wish to put some money...More

Thank Desiree H
Reviewed 7 June 2016

My boyfriend and I chose the Suleymaniye Hamam because they are mixed (i.e. we could go together). The building is magnificent, like the mosque beside it, and it so great to think that sultans came here to bath... The experience starts by an explanation of...More

Thank Camille M
Reviewed 4 June 2016

This is the only co-ed haman in the city. As this was a first haman experience for us, we decided to do this as opposed to one that has separate hours for men and women. This was amazing and I wished we had had enough...More

1  Thank 1AnnieEliza
Reviewed 22 May 2016

A fantastic experience for all kind of persons. Since the moment you cross the door you know you will have a great time. The building is old but in great shape and very clear. It has folklor decoration and the reception is very good. The...More

Thank harris s
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

We happened upon this Haman quite by accident when circumnavigating the Mosque next door. It clearly explained on the board in the entrance what was included, how much and who could come in - no single men or women, couples / families only. That made...More

1  Thank Animale_7
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Response from xandocan | Reviewed this property |
hi, i guess not. just because they do the massage in the steaming room.
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6 December 2015|
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Response from JuergenWDobler | Reviewed this property |
I cannot answer your specific questions, but my take would be that it really depends how busy they are and how many bookings they have. We went there mid afternoon on a Saturday without having booked in advance. We just... More
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28 September 2015|
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Response from Mircea I | Reviewed this property |
Traditionaly the massage is made only by males.