Blue Istanbul Hotel

Binbirdirek Mahallesi Dizdariye Cesmesi Sokak No 49 ,Istanbul 34122, Istanbul, Turkey, 34122  show map
 3 stars
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Blue Istanbul Hotel

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Spa and relaxation

Turkish bath

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

 Meeting facilities

Business corner

Overview

The 3-star Blue Istanbul offers air-conditioned rooms in proximity to Constantine Column, Sokollu Mehmet Pasha Mosque and Basilica Cistern.

The mosque, the palace and the basilica as well as gardens are in a short distance from the property. Blue Istanbul is also located near Topkapi Palace, Grand Bazaar and Hippodrome.

Blue Istanbul can be reached in 15 minutes by car from Ataturk airport.

Rooms

This grand property features a private balcony, wireless internet, a heating system, a ceiling fan and a sofa in all guestrooms. Many rooms come with a beautiful view over the sea. They all have hardwood floor and modern furniture.

Eat & Drink

In the morning a complimentary buffet breakfast is served. Guests can savor coffee and tea in the café bar.

Services

Blue Istanbul also offers cars for rent.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   18.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • VIP check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • Paid beach shuttle
  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Outdoor dining area

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Turkish bath
  • Garden area
  • Library
  • Television in lobby

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Ocean view
  • Street view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Mirror
  • Dining table

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers

Kitchen facilities

  • Microwave on request

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Fluffy down duvets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • In-room computer
  • iHome
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Cell phone recharger

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  1 pm

Check-Out

  • until 10:00-11:00 hours

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 3 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Blue Istanbul Hotel Istanbul location
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Hotel Address:

Binbirdirek Mahallesi Dizdariye Cesmesi Sokak No 49 ,Istanbul 34122, Istanbul, Turkey, 34122

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City Center
  • Istanbul
    1700 ft
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    8.3 mi
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    19.2 mi
Train Stations
  • Haydarpasa Train Station
    2.6 mi
  • Train Stations
    400 ft
Underground stations
  • Aksaray
    1.2 mi
  • Emniyet-Fatih
    1.9 mi
Restaurants
  • Swaad (cuisine: Indian)
    400 ft
  • Optimus Cafe & Restaurant (cuisine: Turkish)
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until 10:00-11:00 hours
  • Number of rooms:
    18

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Rooms and availability

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Budget Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed
Size: 110 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Located on the basement floor, this room includes air conditioning.

Room facilities
    Blue Istanbul Budget Triple RoomBlue Istanbul Budget Triple RoomBlue Istanbul Budget Triple Room
    Budget Triple Room
    Bed type: 1 Double and 1 Single bed or Triple
    Size: 130 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Budget Triple Room

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      Blue Istanbul Double RoomBlue Istanbul Double RoomBlue Istanbul Double Room
      Double Room
      Bed type: Double or Twin beds
      Size: 155 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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      Air-conditioned room with views of Marmara Sea.

      Room facilities
        Blue Istanbul Triple RoomBlue Istanbul Triple RoomBlue Istanbul Triple Room
        Triple Room
        Bed type: 1 Double and 1 Single bed or Triple
        Size: 185 sq. feet
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        • Air conditioning
        • Shower
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        Triple Room

        Room facilities
          Blue Istanbul Family RoomBlue Istanbul Family RoomBlue Istanbul Family Room
          Family Room
          Size: 185 sq. feet
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          • Air conditioning
          • Shower
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          Air-conditioned room with views of Marmara Sea.

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            Deluxe Suite
            Bed type: Triple
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            Deluxe Suite, Sea View

            Blue Istanbul Deluxe Annex SuiteBlue Istanbul Deluxe Annex SuiteBlue Istanbul Deluxe Annex Suite
            Deluxe Annex Suite
            Size: 650 sq. feet
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            • Air conditioning
            • Shower
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            This suite offers views of Marmara Sea.

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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Blue Istanbul Hotel Istanbul location
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              Hotel Address:

              Binbirdirek Mahallesi Dizdariye Cesmesi Sokak No 49 ,Istanbul 34122, Istanbul, Turkey, 34122

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Istanbul
                1700 ft
              Airports
              • Ataturk (IST)
                8.3 mi
              • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
                19.2 mi
              Train Stations
              • Haydarpasa Train Station
                2.6 mi
              • Train Stations
                400 ft
              Underground stations
              • Aksaray
                1.2 mi
              • Emniyet-Fatih
                1.9 mi
              Restaurants
              • Swaad (cuisine: Indian)
                400 ft
              • Optimus Cafe & Restaurant (cuisine: Turkish)
                300 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  1 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until 10:00-11:00 hours
              • Number of rooms:
                18

              Hotel Awards

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • Blue Mosque - 1400 ft
              • Basilica Cistern - 2000 ft
              • Hagia Sophia - 2300 ft

              Popular areas

              Places of interest

              • La colonne de Constantin - 700 ft
              • La mosquée de Sokollu Mehmet Pasa - 700 ft
              • Mosquée Bleue - 1400 ft
              • Pasifik Travel Agency - Day Tours - 1400 ft
              • Istanbul Tag 3, Sisli und Beyazit - 1400 ft
              • La mosquée du Nuruosmaniye - 1400 ft
              • Hippodrome - 1400 ft
              • Petite Sainte Sophie - 1400 ft
              • Le milliaire d'Or - 1700 ft
              • Istanbul Gay Private Tours - 1700 ft
              • Le quartier de Mahmut Pasa - 2000 ft
              • Le hammam de Roxelane (Haseki Hürem Hamami) - 2000 ft
              • La mosquée de Beyazit - 2000 ft
              • Kumkapi Restaurants - 2000 ft
              • Holzhäuser - 2300 ft
              • Theodosianische Mauer - 2300 ft
              • Saint Sophia - 2300 ft
              • L'aqueduc de Valens - 2300 ft
              • La rue de la Source Froide (Sogukçesme Sokak) - 2700 ft
              • La fontaine Ahmet III - 3000 ft

              Parks

              Local Attractions

              • Galata Bridge - 1.1 mi
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              • Galata Tower - 1.4 mi
                Buyuk Hendek Cad., Istanbul
              • Corlulu Ali Pasa Medresesi - 1.4 mi
                Between Sultanahmet Square and Beyazit Square, Istanbul
              • Zeyrek Mosque - 1.2 mi
                Zeyrek Mah. Ibadethane Sok. Fatih Merkez, Fatih, Istanbul
              • Fatih Mosque and Complex (Fatih Camii ve Kulliyesi) - 1.4 mi
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              • Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmet Camii) - 1100 ft
                Sultanahmet, Istanbul
              • Istanbul Photography Museum - 1100 ft
                Sehsuvar Bey Mah. Kadirga Liman Cad. No:60, Istanbul
              • Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya) - 2600 ft
                Sultanahmet, Istanbul
              • Besiktas - 1600 ft
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              • Sultan Ahmet Cami - 100 ft
                Binbir Direk Mah. Dizdariye Cesme Sok. No:43, Istanbul
              • Turkish and Islamic Arts Museum (Turk ve Islam Eserleri Muzesi) - 1100 ft
                At Meydani Sok. Ibrahim Pasa Sarayi No:44 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul
              • Beyazit Mosque (Beyazit Camii) - 1600 ft
                Yeniceriler Cad., Istanbul

              Restaurants Nearby

              • Swaad - 400 ft

                Address: Binbirdirek Mah. Peykhane Sok.
                Phone: 0090212 518 71 10 - 0090212 518 71 11

                79% likes this, based on 278 reviews
                Cuisine: Indian

              • Aker Cafe Restaurant - 400 ft

                Address: Emin Sinan Mah.EminSinan Hamami Sok. No.3
                Phone: 0212 517 29 35

                76% likes this, based on 147 reviews
                Cuisine: Turkish
                Price Range: USD 11 - USD 41

              • Ortaklar - 500 ft

                Address: Peykhane Street No:27
                Phone: 902125176198

                84% likes this, based on 157 reviews
                Cuisine: Turkish

              • Optimus Cafe & Restaurant - 300 ft

                Address: Piyer Loti Cad. No. 37
                Phone: 518 4600

                84% likes this, based on 72 reviews
                Cuisine: Turkish

              • Karadeniz aile Pide & Kabap - 400 ft

                Address: Divan Yolu Cad. Haci Tahsin Bey Sok.No:1
                Phone: 02125229191

                75% likes this, based on 107 reviews
                Cuisine: Turkish
                Price Range: USD 3 - USD 11

              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  1 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until 10:00-11:00 hours
              • Number of rooms:
                18

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              Blue Istanbul Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Blue Istanbul

              Individual guest reviews

              • Couple
                5.8

                Location was great and the rooms were clean and nice. Breakfast was good.

                We booked a standard room and when we checked in, we were given a budget room. It is 10m2 at best and literally no room to put bags. We had to put bags on bed to use, and then on floor to sleep. Furthermore, it's below street level with only a tiny window in the top right corner which is on their doorstep so people walking in can see you. It is also underneath the staircase so every time someone enters or exits the hotel or walks on the stairs it makes noise in your room. All this would be ok if I'd paid less for the budget room but I didn'T. First they lied and said it was a standard room. When I showed them the pics of the budget room on hostel world and how it matched our room they said I was lucky to stay at their hotel because it was full. But all claimed they couldn't do anything, only the manager could. I asked 3 different people to speak to the manager but he/she never materialized. I was charged the full amount for a standard room and no amends, apology or discount. While I think this hotel is nice, it is dishonest. My advice would be to state upfront in your booking comments that you refuse to be placed in budget room on the lower floor. I would also say that there are many nicer hotels we stayed at in Istanbul and so I think there are better choices.

              • Couple
                4.6

                The hotel was newly renovated, but it felt cheap.

                Almost everything... The day we arrived the manager told us we do not have a room for 2 days. The day before we arrived we received an email saying everything is fine and we are "welcome to come"... Lies. We asked if we can cancel and move to another hotel, but we were refused and told they will charge the full amount anyway. So what was the alternative they proposed?... They moved us to another hotel for the same money. The other hotel was appalling. We came back and ask again to cancel. But they refused again, but they promised they we take us to the airport for free. After two days they moved us back to the original hotel for the last three days(actually we had to move our luggage... That was a day missed) The original hotel was fine quite new, but the area was not great and the rooms really small. The breakfast was a joke... It was served 8-10 in the morning, but by 8:30 you would not find much to eat. We found mold on the melted cheese they served. And after lots and lots of lies in the last day they refused to take us to the airport as they promised, so we had to find an alternative in the last minute. For all distress they caused we were offered a 10 euro discount from the whole amount we had to pay... A joke. This was the worst holiday we ever had. The hotel manager is a liar. They look they are nice as long as they can take money from you, but the reality is they just want to trick you. THEY DID THIS TO OTHER PEOPLE TOO. THEY ARE OVERBOOKING THE HOTEL AND THAN THEY TRANSFER YOU TO A RUBBISH HOTEL WERE NO ONE IS GOING AND THEY CHARGE THE SAME MONEY! BE AWARE DO NOT BOOK THIS HOTEL. YOUR HOLIDAY WILL BE RUINED. I normally do not write reviews, but this time was absolutely awful and we travel a lot and we never seen this behavior before. I wrote this just as a warring for other people not to fall in this trap... THE OVERBOOKING SCAM

              • Couple
                4.2

                Very small rooms. Very noisy (thin walls, noise from the street). Poor quality of furniture.

              • Single
                10.0

                I was really amazed by how nice the stuff was... I got a room upgrade for so little... Everything clean in the upgraded room... I can't say nothing about the other rooms cause I didn't have the opportunity to stay... The sea mara mara view was beautiful!

                I couldn't find something I didn't like, maybe it's a little tricky to find the hotel, that's all the problems I could find so far...

              • Family with children
                9.6

                The proximity to the sight seeing locations like the Blue Mosque and Topkapi Palace. I also liked the cordial staff and the clean newly decorated rooms. My stay was pleasant

                My wife found the bathroom small

              • Couple
                3.2

                Il personale si inventa la scusa che devono trasferirti in un altro hotel li vicino x spillarti 30 euro in più al giorno. Assolutamente sconsigliato, cambiate struttura se volete visitare Istanbul

              • Couple
                6.6

                The room was big enough and clean, bathroom was small but with the big shower, we did not leave towels on the floor but they were replaced daily anyway. The bed was super comfy and long which was good for my tall husband, though we had 2 single mattresses on one double base, not the double mattress. The wardrobe was big and deep enough to accommodate all the clothes and big suitcase. The hotel is very close to all the sightseeing points and is 10 min climb or descend from Sultanahmet tram stop (the one that is closer, Cembelitas, is closed for repair). The staff recommended us an amazing place to eat the first night and ordered a free transfer to/from there. There is always someone at the reception to help. The whole stay was very quiet, though the hotel was fully occupied. We had a feeling of being alone there. We booked the hotel during an offer, and it was really the value for money.

                The neighborhood looks awful, though it is only 2 streets down from the main street where the tram goes. There is a small mosque across the street, and on Thursday its loudspeaker was on at 6 o’clock in the morning, and you could feel the noise from the street even with the windows closed. The sound insulation between the rooms is excellent, from the outside is absent. Be ready to rude early awakenings if your windows face the street. The breakfast was quite poor; they had no hot food like omelet or sausages which are common for all the hotels. The coffee at the breakfast was a jar of instant Nescafe. This is Turkey – where is the famous Turkish coffee??? Tv had only local channels. We had 1 single and 1 double bed in the room instead of 1 double, and this rearrangement occupied extra space and blocked the light switches and sockets. The staff at the hotel cheated us (no other word can describe it) during check out – they demanded to pay them for the taxi they called for us from the hotel to the airport (not the taxi itself), we had to pay in cash not by card, and as a result of their “exchange rates” we paid 64 Eur instead of 55. The same was with the mini bar (cash only). We had no time to argue as we had to leave to the airport.

              • Group of friends
                9.2

                Staff were friendly and helpful and service were excellent

                I would prefer to eat simit in the breakfast

              • Older travelers
                3.8

                wi-fi is very-very slow, breakfast is average, room is small but clean and tidy

              • Single
                10.0

                Great room, fantastic breakfast, helpful staff. Close to blue mosque.

              • Group of friends
                5.4

                Really nice location: centered but away from noisy streets. Good view to the sea.

                Fungus in the bathroom, all round the shower (( and generally the bathroom was poorly cleaned: stains on the sink, gray towels..

              • Couple
                10.0

                Everything was perfect. Staff as usuall very friendly and helpfull.

              • Older travelers
                8.8

                Excellent staff. Very friendly personnel, always ready and willing to help. Despite the fact that many people don't speak international languages, the hotel manager speaks very fluent english. I was very positively surprised when, by the time I've got close to the hotel, the taxi driver couldn't find the street so I called the hotel. Next minute a staff member appeared next to us on a motorcycle and rode in front of us to show us the way.

                There are almost no negative things to say. Maybe it would be good if they extend the breakfast hours; 8 to 10 is a bit short.

              • Couple
                7.4

                Great location and staff very nice. Pictures on Booked.net are very accurate, very clean and nice breakfast. Fast Internet

              • Single
                9.6

                The staff is exceptionally friendly and helpful. The location is good in the old city part of Istanbul. The rooms are very small but well furnished and extremely clean. The budget room is in the basement which means it has very small window. It is not worth the $ 10 savings. My room was on the top floor so had large windows and was very cheerful. The breakfast was incredibly good, as good or better than the buffet breakfast at the hotel provided by my tour group. There were some 20 or 25 different items-- cheese, tomatoes, cucumbers, many different fresh and dried fruits, bread, yogurt, cereals, meat, bread, hard boiled eggs. If you ask, they will cook eggs for you.

                My only comment is that the double bed room was very small. I noticed that the twin bed room was bigger. The friendly staff, attractive room, comfortable bed and cleanliness were more important to me than the size of the room so I had no complaints.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Blue Istanbul Hotel Istanbul location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              Binbirdirek Mahallesi Dizdariye Cesmesi Sokak No 49 ,Istanbul 34122, Istanbul, Turkey, 34122

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Istanbul
                1700 ft
              Airports
              • Ataturk (IST)
                8.3 mi
              • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
                19.2 mi
              Train Stations
              • Haydarpasa Train Station
                2.6 mi
              • Train Stations
                400 ft
              Underground stations
              • Aksaray
                1.2 mi
              • Emniyet-Fatih
                1.9 mi
              Restaurants
              • Swaad (cuisine: Indian)
                400 ft
              • Optimus Cafe & Restaurant (cuisine: Turkish)
                300 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  1 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until 10:00-11:00 hours
              • Number of rooms:
                18

              Hotel Awards

              TurkishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedIstanbulBlue Istanbul

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Hotels Recommended by Guests in Turkey

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