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    Best Western Empire Palace

    Hudavendigar Cad. No:17 / 19 | Hocapasa Mah. - Sirkeci/Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34110, Turkey
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    Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

    An enjoyable stay, friendly and helpful service and I would certainly stay here again while in Istanbul. Reception so helpful I will came again Location is near every where Turkish bath is so clean and room is so comfortable

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    Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

    I will recommend this hotel. The staff is very friendly specially yasin and ali. The breakfast was good. Very good location near the tram and walkable distance to blue mosque and eminonu. We( 2 adults and 1 infant )booked a superior standard room but unfortunately...More

    Thank Mohammed O
    Reviewed 27 September 2017

    This hotel is perfect for someone on a budget. My wife and I stayed here during our recent visit to Istanbul and we thoroughly enjoyed it. The hotel is very centrally situated, walking distance from major attractions like Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Basilica Cistern, Grand...More

    Thank Martin19820611
    Reviewed 24 September 2017

    English: i had a trip to Istanbul at September 2017 and reserved this hotel for 5 nights. location of hotel is best to see the historical zones, i love the street and region that hotel located and the behavior of hotel's personnel was very good....More

    Thank Ali B
    Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

    Very nice staff, very good hotel, located in perfect location! I recommend it!!!👍👏😀 To all who like Istanbul, they can easily choose this hotel, which is very close to the Sultanahmet area and city center.

    Thank Alen J
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    Omar A
    11 September 2017|
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    Response from steveandheidi96 | Reviewed this property |
    We grabbed a taxi at the airport to Hotel and had Best western arrange a ride back to airport to return to the USA. I booked Hotel thru travel agent-no transfer included. With the fall of the Turkish Lisa the taxi cost... More
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    3 May 2017|
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    Response from EMPIRE PALACE H | Property representative |
    Dear Ashraf ı cannot give you email adress from here but ı will give you my number whatsapp ı can help you for all and ı will writre our email adress on whatsapp 0090 507 403 25 21 Guest relationships SÜLEYMAN
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    16 March 2017|
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    Response from EMPIRE PALACE H | Property representative |
    Dear UTAH You can send message from our facebook page BW Empire palace hotel ı will help you for everything Best regards, Süleyman YAŞAR
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    "inner rooms are quite (on the south side of hotel)."
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    "good view, best location to see historical zone,"
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    "Very close to historic sites, stations. Higher floors have less noise,"
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