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    Optimist Hotel

    At Meydani No:16, Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
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    • Excellent67%
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    • Average5%
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    “top floor” (15 reviews)
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    Reviewed 5 November 2015

    small, cheap and best hotel just 20 steps from the Iconic Blue Mosque is just front of it. 40 steps from Hagia Sopia and Topkapi Palace. Friendly and helpful staff. the Top Floor give a panaromic view of two iconic historic building the Sultanahmet Mosque...More

    Thank essa a
    Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

    Second time in Istanbul first time here. Brilliant. Staff were incredibly helpful. Location is fabulous, right on hippodrome a minute from the blue mosque and Hagia Sofia. The view from the rooms over the blue mosque is mind blowingly good. Breakfast is excellent. Can't rate...More

    2  Thank Daniel E
    Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

    The location is what distinguishes this hotel from others. It is conveniently located in the old city Sultanahmet, right in front of the Blue Mosque and a short walking distance from Aya Sofia, Basilica cistern, and Topkapi palace. A perfect location for visiting city's attractions....More

    Thank Nawaf Z
    Reviewed 1 September 2015

    This small hotel is at the heart of Sultanahmet, just at the end of the boulevard. Its converted attic room, where we stayed, is a huge space with an almost 360-degree view of both Aya Sofya, the Blue Mosque and the Bosphorous, all at the...More

    2  Thank Luminita B
    Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

    Food was of mediun quality, and be aware that they count tip to the bill without telling (bill handwritten). Fish's price (defined daily) turned out not to be the same that was told. These gestures might be disappointing. Wine was good, waiters speak good English.

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
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    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • Air Conditioning
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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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    • 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
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    "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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