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The Sofa Hotel

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Washington DC
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I arrived to check in later in the evening, after an exhausting trip (including being afflicted with a horrible cold) to other areas in Turkey, to discover I had left all of my charging cords (two phone and a tablet) at my previous stop. The front desk attendant was extremely sympathetic, and while the hotel didn't have any more cords,...

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Onur D, The Sofa Hotel Management at The Sofa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are grateful to your kind compliments. We always effort tremendously to make your stay memorable. With this in mind, your positive feedback keeps up our high motivation. We would be delighted to welcome you in a very near future again. Warm Regards,

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

The hotel was nice and staff was very friendly. The only thing is I thought the Deluxe room came with a bathtub as I have a toddler it was quite difficult to bath. There was no mirror in the room either which I'm assuming is basic necessity in a hotel room! Other than that it was a pleasant stay and...

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Onur D, The Sofa Hotel Management at The Sofa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We truly appreciate your taking time to share your post stay experience. Regarding to your issues, We have tried to add informations you have been shared in to your profile but we were unable to reach your reservation with this name. If you would let us know your requests in advance, it will be our pleasure to look...

Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

My best hotel find in this beautiful city. Well worth the visit, and very well priced for a 5 🌟 boutique hotel. I always come back and the service level remains superb! Nestled in the heart of artsy Nisantasi, you will be able to browse many art galleries, and shop at world famous luxury stores!

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Onur D, The Sofa Hotel Management at The Sofa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We would like to thank to your beautiful comments. We are looking forward to welcoming to you in a very near future. Kind Regards,

Thessaloniki, Greece
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely hotel, great room, very polite stuff, the spa section was one of the best, the room service very kind and helpful, very nice hotel in the center of Istanbul, very closed to Bosporus very closed to taksim square, all the famous stores around the hotel in nisantasi area... Great experience, great hotel...

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Onur D, Management at The Sofa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It is so amazing to kick the day off with your beautiful comment. We are looking forward to welcoming you in a very near future again. Best Regards,

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Have stayed at the Sofa hotel multiple times over the previous few years. I like the location of the hotel in the Nisantasi area, which is walkable or a short taxi ride to Moçka Park, Dolmabahce Palace, Taksim Square, and Galata Tower. The hotel is modern, very clean, efficient, and very comfortable all at a modest price. Although there is...

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Onur D, Management at The Sofa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Firstly, we are extremely grateful for your loyalty.Furthermore, your such beautiful comments that motivate us to keep up our good work. We will be more than happy to look after your next reservation. Kindest Regards,

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 November 2016

The hotel ideal situated in the centre of Istanbul, with good access to various parts of Istanbul. also close to the convention center. Staff was very friendly and helpful to make your vist worthwhile.

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Onur D, Management at The Sofa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It was a great pleasure to know that you enjoyed your stay. We will be delighted to welcome you for your future visits. Kind Regards,

İstanbul, Türkiye
Reviewed 6 November 2016

It was a fantastic experience. Very beautiful terrace and view in Omar Suite. We had a great day & night with best employees. Thanks a lot to everyone who made our day. The Sofa, Omar Suite is the best choice for the city.

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Onur D, Management at The Sofa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We have gladly shared your kind wishes with our associates. We are looking forward to showing you The Sofa Privilege in a very near future again. Warm Regards,

Vaihingen an der Enz, Germany
Reviewed 6 November 2016

nice rooms, friendly and helpful staff, great wellness area!! The rooms looking at the street can be a bit loud, but for the rest everything is just perfect. More than enough sockets, towels and pillows! Just perfect.

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Dear Guest, It is not possible to mention how thrilled and motivated we all are with your beautiful comment. I am delighted to update your room location preference. It will be a privilege to welcome you again. Kindest Regards,

Kuwait City, Kuwait
Reviewed 2 November 2016

No light, dark dark darl dark dark room 1 iron for each floor, we share it with others !!! Late check in.. While we keep a note for them that we need at least 2 rooms cause we reserved 6 rooms , this os the second time for me in this hotel & the LAST :)

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Dear Guest, We truly appreciate your taking time to share your post-stay experience. The purpose of our efforts is being able to make your stay comfortable and memorable. With all due respect, we believe that our rooms and services are existing as they have been written as on descriptions. We kindly remind that we provide complimentary ironing service; even if...

Tunis, Tunisia
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Their team is so helpfull, and make you feel like at home. The rooms are very comfortable. The prices are more than affordable. it was the second time and again a great experience. I enjoyed every minute....and will be back soon.

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Dear Guest, We are grateful to your warm compliments and looking forward to welcoming you to your home away from your home. Kind Regards,

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Sisli
For much of Istanbul’s history, Sisli and the area just north of Taksim Square were open countryside used mostly as hunting grounds. These days, Sisli and its chic streets are considered the very heart of contemporary Istanbuli life, where an epicenter of fashion and a thriving business district meet to create an expressly “downtown” feel. Though largely a residential neighborhood, luxury hotels, fine dining restaurants, and upscale shops abound with many of them situated inside or nearby Cevahir Istanbul, the biggest shopping mall in Europe and second biggest urban shopping mall in the world. Shopaholics and fashionistas travel from near and far to browse the area's mix of major global brand items and creations by popular Turkish designers.
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Highlights
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Chosen amongst Europe`s top ten design hotels, The Sofa Hotel reflects an innovative and cosmopolitan approach to travel in every detail. Ideally located in Nişantaşi, Istanbul`s trendiest shopping, entertainment, art and culinary district, The Sofa Hotel offers its guests 82 finely decorated and spacious rooms in an atmosphere interwoven with contemporary art, a cafe serving a creative palette of fine international cuisine and a luxurious Spa designed for Fitness and Relaxation. The top floor of the Hotel is home to Frankie Istanbul, one of the City`s finest dining venues set in an elegant and vibrant ambience against a breathtaking view of Istanbul`s sky line. The Sofa Hotel`s personally tailored HIP service approach, attention to detail and sophisticated atmosphere will make your visit truly unforgettable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Sofa Hotel

Address: Tesvikiye Cad. No:41/A Nisantasi, Sisli, Istanbul 34367, Turkey
Region: Turkey > Istanbul > Sisli
Price Range: ₹ 6,104 - ₹ 11,583 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Sofa Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 82
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Also Known As:
The Sofa Hotel Residences Istanbul
Hotel Style:
#78 Spa Hotel in Istanbul
#90 Business Hotel in Istanbul
#136 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#159 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
#181 Family Hotel in Istanbul
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“Great central locaiton”
nickm0tt, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“the only recommendation i made is to never have a room opposite the cinema center as the Neon ligths is disturbing ”
kazan_nabil, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The higher floors get better views and less noise from the street”
spe03, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“ask for windows”
W6178GPjank, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“all the rooms are good. Try to get the big round bed room”
HappyTravellerMe2013, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
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