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Basileus Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 30*
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the first minute you will conclude that you have chosen the right home, very cooperative and supportive staff, who can answer all your questions and provide with very honest advices. the fact I have really enjoy the place that is close to everything

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Chennai, India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our 1st visit to Turkey. We'd read good things about Basileus Hotel in TripAdvisor & other online resources it's true. From the moment we arrived & were upgraded to a 1st floor room (201) with a balcony looking over the street it's wonderful hotel and our room was very clean and supper, we were treated like so well...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's hard to know where to start. The warmth, the genuineness, the service provided at this hotel is truly outstanding. I came in late, and they offered to pick up food for me. Carried my bags up the stairs. Probably would have carried me up as well if needed! Pick up at airport was spot on time and cheap as...

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Wilmslow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

The Basileus Hotel is one of a kind. The rooms are clean and organised, the staff are very friendly, the hotel is in a very good location and it comes at a very cheap price. This hotel also serves an amazing breakfast: there are wide range of options to choose from and each one tastes better than the next; they...

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Hamilton, Canada
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Third time in Istanbul...third time at the Basileus. All of the great reviews hold true. Small family run hotel. Excellent for families and solo travellers. The kindest and most helpful staff that you will ever meet. Well situated in Sultanahmet. Close to all of the major tourist atttactions. Nice rooms. Great breakfast. Do not waste your time spending hours on...

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Reviewed 15 April 2017

Basileus Hotel is my second home! Clean and comfort rooms, best location close to everywhere, superb breakfast, friendly staff always ready to help, and you get trustable honest advises about the ncity where to go, what to buy etc. Will not stay anywhere else whenever I go to Istanbul. Best hotel, the amount can buy you ll pay in the...

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Haifa, Israel
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We stayed 5 nights at the Basileus hotel and very much enjoyed our stay. When we came, we were shown 2 rooms to choose from - one more quiet with a window to the back garden, the other one slightly brighter with a window towards the small street and the old Hamam on the other side. We chose the room...

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

I have stayed at the Baselius Hotel three times while visiting Istanbul. The first two times I traveled with my husband but this last visit in July of '16 was with my daughter for her college graduation trip. The hotel arranged for us to be picked up at the airport and when we arrived Selim gave us our choice of...

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Merton
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Good location, friendly and accommodating staff who were at hand to provide all the help possibly needed. Good Wi-fi, close to all the must see sites (Blue Mosque, Topkapi palace etc) approx 15 - 20 minutes walk. Good restaurants nearby. Rooms are spacious and bright and are cleaned daily. Good value for money , will be booking again when i...

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Bethesda, Maryland
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This is the third time we have stayed at the Basileus Hotel and like the first two times, it was wonderful. We were welcomed like family by Selim, with hugs and kisses. The rooms are nicely appointed and the Turkish breakfast is varied and delicious. The hotel is located close to Sultanahmet, Hagia Sofia, and Topkapi Palace. The hotel is...

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Staying in Sultanahmet

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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 retain an air of peace and calm. It offers visitors a significantly less celebrated but nonetheless pleasant network of quaint lanes and side streets, majestic panoramas of the Bosphorus, and an impressive assortment of accommodation options for all budgets and tastes.
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Basileus Hotel will be the good choice as it is located footsteps from to Byzatine and Ottoman monuments such as St.Sophia (Ayasofya), Blue Mosque (Sultanahmet Camii), Grand Bazaar, Topkapi Palace, Hippodrome, Basilica Cistern, Turkish & Islamic Museum, Archaelogic Museum , Old Traditional Baths and it is also very closed to Taksim , modern part of the city . ... more   less 

Additional Information about Basileus Hotel

Address: Kadirga Liman Cad. Sehit Mehmet Pasa Sok. No:1 | Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Region: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
Price Range: ₹ 1,806 - ₹ 4,118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Basileus Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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Hotel Style:
#3 Best Value Hotel in Istanbul
#9 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#18 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#52 Business Hotel in Istanbul
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“Request for a 1st floor room with balcony & views”
ekrajesh, 7 May 2017 | Read review
“any room would be convenient”
, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing the back of the building”
billstarr77, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Just Ask Salim”
shrzahmed, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are great but if you can snag the room on the 3rd floor that looks out over one of the mosques, do it!”
zachharp, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
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