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Cheers Porthouse

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Housed in an Art-Nouveau building in Beyoglu, Portus Hotel Istanbul is a unique establishment designed and managed by travellers just like its guests. The main idea is to provide a feeling of comfort and safety. This comfortable hotel features 10 rooms with iPod docks and some flat-screen TVs. Portus Hotel is located in a quiet street by the lively Galata Port, in Istanbul’s prime starting point for tours in all directions by foot, by ship, by metro-tram and by bus. The Karakoy Ferry Terminal and the Galata Bridge are a 2-minute walk away. Free tea and coffee can be enjoyed throughout the day. Guest can also make use of the fully equipped, modern communal kitchen, where usually travelers like to mingle and exchange experiences. There is a supermarket across the hotel as well as plenty of good breakfast houses and restaurants. Decorated with modern art, all air-conditioned rooms offer free Wi-Fi. Some rooms feature a private bathroom with a hairdryer. At the 24-hour front desk, you can find luggage storage and book a shuttle service to Ataturk or Sabiha Gokçen Airport. Private parking is also available. Come and enjoy a fresh, friendly and fun environment, the entry Port for your adventures in Istanbul…
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
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Dry Cleaning
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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Full view
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Grade: 100 out of 100
328Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
65Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Karakoy
Sitting pretty with an age-old air about it, Karakoy is situated on the European side of the Bosphorus at the mouth of the Golden Horn. Perhaps the city’s most historically significant area, it’s currently one of the most happening parts of town as well. Here street vendors and alfresco fish restaurants line the banks of the Horn where the views of major attractions across the water rival Karakoy’s own key attractions, such as the iconic 14th century Galata Tower and the Museum of Modern Art. A major hub for local and international waterborne traffic, Istanbul’s commercial and maritime heritage remains as relevant and evident as ever in Karakoy. Commuter ferries mingle with luxury cruise liners at its busy port, ensuring a continuously cosmopolitan flow of people..
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Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

Firstly the place is located in one of the best neighborhoods Istanbul can offer..... Regarding the hotel:Everybody was helpful and smiley.....Breakfast was more than enough,had everything for a good kickstart.....Our room was very warm,quiet,it had a nice and comfy bathroom.....Add all of these with the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank GEORGIA K
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Upon entering this hotel, we were greeted by the owner who gave us not just one but two cups of tea and really made the effort to get to know a little about us. One thing I was particularly impressed by, was that he remembered...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Portus house walks the line between hostel and hotel. Staff is very friendly and we had everything we needed. Breakfast was great, WiFi is fast, and the A/C is necessary in August. The grocery across the street and nearby restaurants, shops and metro are very...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank arogg7
Reviewed 16 December 2017

I found many positive reviews and checked their website before booking. However, it was not what I really expected. The hotel is located in a 'hipster' area with lots of cafe and restaurants. The room was nice and clean but the atmosphere is so dry...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank Jedsadachaiyut
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Looking forward to staying in this Hotel, I know the area well, Kayakoy. I booked 6 weeks ahead, a Double Room With Shared Bathroom .Paid for 3 nights. When I arrived was given what is called a "triple room", This room is a narrow with...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank oiseauxItaly
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Bolinga
28 May 2015|
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Response from CheersPorthouse | Property representative |
Hello Bolinga, Thank you for your question. We offer in-house 24 hour laundry services, though if you garment has to be sent for dry cleaning, generally there is a next day delivery. Warm Regards, Your Portus Team
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calculush1
12 April 2015|
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Response from CheersPorthouse | Property representative |
We have a total of thre stories and no lift since we are a historical building (1930). In case you would like a lower floor room (1st floor) just make a brief note during the booking process please. Hopefully this explains... More
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"No elevator, so choose 1st or 2nd floor if you have much to carry."
MindThrust
13 Mar 2017
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"there are rooms with or without bathroom ensuite"
andrealeidermann
30 Oct 2016
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"No elevator, so ask for room on the second floor if you struggle with stairs."
marindal
21 Sep 2016
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"Top floor room is a fair number of stairs."
Andrea-enroute
5 Mar 2016
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PRICE RANGE
US$32 - US$63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
TurkeyIstanbulKarakoy
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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