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    Optimist Hotel

    At Meydani No:16, Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
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    • Excellent67%
    • Very good22%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible5%
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    “top floor” (15 reviews)
    “blue mosque” (36 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 84 reviews

    Reviewed 3 July 2017

    We (me, my wife and my 2 years old son) visited Istanbul from June 5 to June June 8, 2015, and we booked optimist hotel via booking. The location of this hotel is great, but it might be let the hotel owner too lazy to...More

    Thank Guangyao Z
    Reviewed 4 January 2017

    Perhaps the best thing about the hotel is its location right in front of the Blue Mosque and the Hippodrome. There are four rooms and we got the topmost one with spectacular views of the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia and Sea of Marmara. Breakfast was...More

    Thank Kristian S
    Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

    Location was fantastic ,walkable distance to almost historic location. Few things that needed in the room was the CLOCK ,otherwise so hard to find the local time. Food was good too. Mustafa at the front desk was very helpful .

    Thank shehlarizwanqureshi
    Reviewed 20 August 2016

    What a brilliant experience, the hotels offers amazing service with its unique views from the rooms and its own touch of Turkish culture. The staff are amazing, friendly and really helpful. My husband and I enjoyed Turkey more due to the hospitality of the hotel...More

    Thank Alisan123
    Reviewed 13 June 2016

    Very comfortable, clean and friendly little (4 rooms) boutique hotel. This is not a big, sterile luxury hotel, and in some places it's not gleaming new. But it felt like we were welcome guests in a friend's home. It is something of a hybrid, the...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$ 54 - US$ 160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Location
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    • Istanbul >
    • Sultanahmet
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    Nearby
    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
    ...More
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Room Tips
    "Choose the topmost room for the best views"
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    "The best room is the superior room, (the biggest room of the hotel) a brilliant view and it is worth every..."
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    "The top-floor "superior double" has the view (others may be blocked by the trees)."
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    "I suggest the top floor room"
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