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Reviewed 25 July 2008

We had two stays, at the beginning and end of our visit to Turkey, and thought the Hotel Daphne was outstanding value. The location is perfect for sightseeing in the Sultanahmet, and the rooms are charmingly furnished, with views of the Bosphorus over the Sokullu Mosque. In summer, the roof garden is a perfect place to enjoy a meal. The...

2Thank Culturist
Reviewed 13 July 2008

This hotel has been absolutely FANTASTIC with us. We four friends were in a problem and were scared of our safety in the hotel we were staying in Kumkapi. Walking around, we came to this hotel, and from the moment we stepped in, all the staff had been absolutely helpful. The owner himself personally helped us and treated us well....

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Reviewed 27 June 2008

The Daphne has a good location near the Grand Bazaar. It was recommended by friends. The first night we were housed in an apartment/hotel across the street from the Daphne. Our unit had a kitchen, our friends unit had a roof deck...with a door they couldn't lock. They were on the top floor with no elevator. The two nights we...

Thank luckygirl39
Reviewed 12 June 2008

My wife and I stayed for 5 nights, and found the Daphne to be a very nice botique hotel. The staff were very helpful, rooms were very clean, and the position was excellent. The street is quiet and off the main beat, but it is only about a 8 minute walk to the blue mosque and many other interesting sites....

1Thank moose90
Reviewed 8 June 2008

In January 06, in the middle of a snow storm, I stayed in the Daphne and left it with memories of a special visit. I returned in June this year, again passing through Istanbul on the way to a conference. I stayed in the Daphne both going and coming. This is an excellent hotel, excellent because of the high quality...

Thank Twoseasons
Reviewed 5 June 2008

My partner and I stayed at the Hotel Daphne for 3 nights and were very impressed by it. We had a corner room at the front of the hotel with two windows and a wonderful view of the Sea of Mamara and a lovely mosque. The room itself was very spacious and tastefully decorated and the en-suite bathroom was fabulous,...

Thank adventuregirl23
Reviewed 4 June 2008

After reading the rave reviews, maybe we were expecting too much. In its favour, the hotel was centrally located in Sultanahmet so great for the 'major' sites, and within easy reach of the trams. It was clean and the beds comfortable. On the downside, the restaurant food was pretty poor - we ate there on the first night, a lamb...

1Thank Hermes111
Reviewed 3 June 2008

A rare gem of a hotel in the centre of all the 'must see' tourist attractions (eg 5 mins from Blue Mosque). From the complimentary tea on arrival, the free internet access and the very personal care and attention of the management and staff, this is THE place to stay in this area. The room was spotless and the roof-top...

Thank keltickev
Mumbai, India
Reviewed 23 May 2008

Spent 4 glorious nights at this small hotel ( 20 rooms or so ) on the very much the quieter side of the Sultanahmet area of Istanbul....of, course, in which ever part of the Sultanahmet area you are, you can never ever get away from the Muezzins !!! Mr Cicek, the General Manager, an extremely affable & amiable man, was...

Thank boyinjun
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 May 2008

Its in a great location, must be about the best in sultanhmet as it overlooks a garden and is on a steep cobbled street. No restaurant when we were there but has an excellent place opposite. Room lovely, amazing marble bathroom, huge bed, total luxury, satellite and wi fi, all very good value. Roof terrace stunning views, staff everywhere and...

Thank JKMLondon

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Staying in Sultanahmet

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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
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  • Free Parking
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Hi, Hotel Daphne extremely luxurious décor, cleaning and serving for customer satisfaction is a great boutique hotel 20 rooms Odo had eight deluxe rooms. Hotel internet free and also we have a buffet for our guests. Complimentary 24-hour buffet entirely related staff and buffet coffee varieties, varieties of tea and pastry shop is completely free. Within walking distance to Sultanahmet Square 0.2 km as the hotel. Istanbul belly also are very unique and doors to customers with the service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Daphne Hotel

Address: Binbirdirek Mah. Su Terazisi Sok. No 14, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Region: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
Price Range: ₹ 1,767 - ₹ 5,825 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Daphne Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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Daphne Hotel Istanbul
Hotel Style:
#151 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#185 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
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“It's a quite neighbourhood so noise won't be a issue for a good nights rest :)”
 of 5 bubbles Saqab, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Connecting room for famillies is great!”
 of 5 bubbles EmelAlaoui, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Best views rooftop -- evening call to prayer from multiple mosques. EPIC humbling experience; poignant sense of Istanbul's history.”
 of 5 bubbles LittleTank8, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a corner top floor room for great views”
 of 5 bubbles AzmatS_13, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles cadencecameusac, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
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