We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Hotel Sapphire

Show Prices
#99 of 1,114 Hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Hotel Sapphire
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

2,154 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Hotel Sapphire
See the most recent reviews
Showing 1,237: English reviews
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Went to this hotel for 4 nights, check in was really fast, even though we arrived at 7:30 in the morning, they let us check in as soon as we arrived which was highly appreciated as we didn't have to hang around till 2 o'clock in the afternoon. It has got the perfect location. The front desk staff speak English...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Anisa N
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Perfect location, delicious breakfast, pleasant staff, excelent room..I went to three hotels at Konstantinoupoli and this one is the best,.Also cheap one for the five star service that you get..The matress of the bed and the pillows were perfect..After an long day walking around the City,,,,

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Tasos M
Tartu, Estonia
Reviewed 13 July 2016

It's a nice hotel in a walking distance from Hagia Sophia. The beds are comfortable, the breakfast abundant and tasty and the staff helpful and nice. The pool was a bit of a disappointment though, it would need some refreshing.

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank 109Tuuna
Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Story short, Great value for money.. I booked for 5 nights at Sapphire Hotel, Pros: * Great location, walking distance to trum station, restaurants, pubs, other touristic areas. * Indoor swimming pool and sauna (free). * Clean and comfortable rooms. * helpful staff. * and the MOST important is extremely reasonable pricing. Cons: * Rooms are relatively small, but practical....

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank joeonk
Reviewed 24 June 2016

We had 2 rooms in Hotel Sapphire for 3 nights. We would not hesitate to stay there again. We were made to feel welcome when we arrived with a welcome drink and then shown to our rooms. The receiptionist had excellent English and was very helpful. The rooms were a reasonable size for the location with views over the Bosphorous....

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Richt2000
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 June 2016

My husband and I have just returned home after another stay at Hotel Sapphire which was our 8th year of staying there. I highly recommend this hotel, the staff are all very friendly and very professional, they are very helpful and will advise on the best places to visit and will also book trips for you. The Hotel is very...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Patricialuffrum
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Nice, clean place in the "old town", with major sites (Aya Sophia, Grand and Spice Bazaars, tram, etc.) within walking distance. Room is a bit small (they warn you) but everything works and is clean and comfortable, staff is very friendly and helpful, and breakfast is plentiful and fresh. Roomy lobby. Has TV and pool (did not use) and free...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Rimas V
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

I stayed here in February for 6 nights. It was an excellent hotel. Fantastic location. Close to all the main tourist sites - Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque, the Basilica Cistern, Topkapi Palace. The staff were the best of any place I've stayed. From the front desk to the breakfast staff all were professional, helpful and kind. The room was...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Ann Q
Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 10 April 2016

We (husband and me) stayed in this hotel in December 2015 for 6 days. The hotel is perfectly located, very close to the tram and also the Marmaray line. It is also walking distance to Hagia Sofia, Blue Mosque, Basilica cistern and other major sightseeing attractions. There are also many nice restaurants in walking distance and nice souvenir shops. But...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Sahara-555
Bucharest
Reviewed 10 April 2016

This was my first time in this hotel, though not my first time in Istanbul. I can surely say that I will come back, because the location is perfect, the hotel is clean and cosy and the staff is trying their best to make you feel at home. In the morning you can serve a most delicious breakfast and in...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Beatrice V

661 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (661)
Viewed
Room/Suite (142)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (190)
Viewed
View from Room (22)
Viewed
Dining (62)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (17)
Viewed
Bathroom (47)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (7)
Viewed
1:54
Videos (2)
Viewed
Other (172)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Istanbul hotels
Sultanahmet
Orient Express Hotel
Orient Express Hotel
#69 of 1,114 in Istanbul
1,741 reviews
Sultanahmet
Maywood Hotel
Maywood Hotel
#144 of 1,114 in Istanbul
921 reviews
Sultanahmet
Great Fortune Hotel & SPA
Great Fortune Hotel & SPA
#78 of 1,114 in Istanbul
375 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Sultanahmet
Levni Hotel & Spa
Levni Hotel & Spa
#16 of 1,114 in Istanbul
1,943 reviews
Sultanahmet
BEST WESTERN Empire Palace
BEST WESTERN Empire Palace
#52 of 1,114 in Istanbul
1,443 reviews
Sultanahmet
Hotel Evsen
Hotel Evsen
#194 of 1,114 in Istanbul
304 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in Sultanahmet

Neighbourhood Profile
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.
Explore this neighbourhood

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Hotel Sapphire

Address: Ibn-i Kemal Cad. No:14 D:16 Sirkeci, Fatih, Istanbul 34410, Turkey
Region: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet , Sirkeci
Price Range: ₹ 1,710 - ₹ 6,339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Sapphire 4*
Number of rooms: 50
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotel.de, Travelocity, Hotels.com, HRS and Expedia so you can book your Hotel Sapphire reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Sapphire Hotel Istanbul
Hotel Style:
#60 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#64 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#74 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
#101 Business Hotel in Istanbul
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Hotel Sapphire staff and other travellers.
38 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (38)

Questions? Get answers from Hotel Sapphire staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“walking distance to attraction, transportation, eateries and convenient shop”
 of 5 bubbles gasichiah00ngw, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Top floor has the best views!”
 of 5 bubbles drgeorgemanole, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We lived in the room facing street, but it was quiet (probably ços it was in winter)”
 of 5 bubbles lindaguide, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are excellent and noise free.”
 of 5 bubbles Patricialuffrum, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Quiet area, no noisy rooms anywhere in the hotel I guess!”
 of 5 bubbles 564dietmark, 7 Apr 2016 | Read review
5 of 5