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Minel Hotel

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#232 of 1,181 Hotels in Istanbul
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 15 April 2012

We stayed 7 days in Minel hotel with our 3 boys (17 to 22 y). We appreciated the friendly atmosphere: people were always disponible to give information , offer a cup of tea or share experience in other travel...Good buffet breakfast with warm cooking. Room...More

1  Thank mmffs h
Reviewed 14 April 2012

Minel is a really nice hotel, with nice staff, great location and a great breakfast. Room was a bit small, but nicely decorated and clean. I certainly recomend it!

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Reviewed 4 April 2012

First of all you could not ask for a better location in Istanbul, Sultanahmet (old town). It is super close to Topkapi Palace and Archeological Museum, but also in close walking distance to Hagia Sophia and the Blue Mosque, and in decent walking distance to...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 28 March 2012

Hidden gen in Sultanhamet, located a short walk off the Gulhane tram stop behind the Montana Cafe and walking distance to Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia, and Blue Mosque. Rooms are standard European size and very clean. The service however is phenomenal, you are made to...More

Thank Omar H
Reviewed 27 March 2012

My wife and I had a wonderful stay (5 nights - Feb-2012) at Minel Hotel. You can trust all the positive reviews here, superb location, breakfast and staff, confortable and clean rooms. Mehmet and all staff makes you feel at home, always available to give...More

1  Thank Guilherme H
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$21 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#111 Business Hotel in Istanbul
#114 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$21 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#111 Business Hotel in Istanbul
#114 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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Muhammad A
7 December 2017|
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Response from SambinaG | Reviewed this property |
It's a good hotel. The staff is really helpful. It's always neat and tidy. It's very close to all the wonderful landmarks of Istanbul. The cons are that there's no elevator, no kettle and dryer in the room, and it may be a... More
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Penny M
1 July 2016|
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Response from SusanSSS | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend Dostlar Bufe. It is about 3 blocks from the hotel. Fast food, Turkish style. Sandwiches and grapefruit juice. Good value for your money. I returned there many times. I also did a Culinary Backstreets... More
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"First floor as there is no elevator."
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"Pick a room on the first floor to avoid having to climb up all those stairs when you are back after a tiring..."
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"Just ring reception in advance before your arrival"
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"We stayed on 3rd floor in Room No. 202, which was quieter."
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