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Avicenna Hotel - Special Class - Istanbul

4 star Hotel Istanbul

Mimar Mehmet Aga Cad 31 33 Sultanahmet - Istanbul

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Hosted in a 19th century building, the recently renovated Avicenna hotel, is located right in the old city of Istanbul, very close to the main tourist attractions such as the Blue Mosque, St. Sophia, Topkapi Palace and the Grand Bazaar, most of them within walking distance of the property. Among the on-site facilities you will find Sipsi Restaurant and bar, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner; Internet access; a safety deposit box at the reception desk along with tourist information; and shuttle service to the airport.
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Guest Rating 7.6 Good
Based on 22 hotel reviews © 2014 Venere.com

Great location, literally a few minutes from the Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia. The...

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Breakfast at Avicenna Hotel - Special Class

A free buffet breakfast is served each morning.

Facilities at Avicenna Hotel - Special Class

  • Bar
  • Restaurant/Dining
  • Barbecue
  • Cafeteria
  • Shuttle service from and/or to the airport
  • Shuttle service
  • Free parking
  • Laundry room
  • Room service - 24 hour
  • Laundry service
  • TV Lounge
  • Internet/Email services
  • Newspapers
  • Front desk - 24 hour

Know before you go

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Check-in: after 2 PM.

Policy

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: TRY 40 (one way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

National rating

This Hotel property is awarded the following classification: Special Class.
For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

Avicenna Hotel - Special Class is also known as

Avicenna Hotel
Avicenna Hotel Istanbul

8.2

Clean

8.4

Location

6.9

Quiet

5.9

Spacious

7.8

Service

Avicenna Hotel - Special Class reviews

8.8 Excellent
  • February 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • Russia

300 meters from the main historical objects. Professional and customer oriented staff. Breakfast could be better - omelet and fresh juice for additional price. In general hotel is a very nice place to stay for sightseeing.

6.1 Fair
  • April 2009
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • USA

Nice people, but seemed to want to market services somewhat aggressivly.

9.1 Wonderful!
  • June 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • USA

Our rooms were not available for the first two nights of our visit, and the Avicenna staff arranged accommodation at the nearby Semungen Hotel (lower standard but at the same price as the rooms we booked at the Avicenna). Our stay at the Avicenna for the remaining four nights was very pleasant. Avicenna's location, service -and breakfast - were excellent.

8.7 Excellent
  • May 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • Belgium

AN excellent choice for city wanderers. Excellent ratings should go to the personnel, both competent and willing to help (even though they've got their favorite addresses). Room impeccably clean and no surprise on the size if you've read guests comments. Flexible services (early breakfast, free airport transfer from 3 nights), free internet, nice breakfasts, and of course an excellent location next to many major sites and to transportation. OK the muezzin sings at 5 AM, but he does so throughout Istanbul and what's the point of coming here if it's like home ? We highly recommend.

7.1 Good
  • May 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • Italy

Avicenna is a nice Hotel. Rooms are small, but clean and confortable. Staff is very friendly and efficient. Great position.

7.6 Good
  • October 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Gay Couple
  • Norway

Qite some noise from the trains.

6.9 Fair
  • August 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • Italy

The hotel is very well located, just one minute from everything worth to see. The breakfast is very good, actually the best we found in our trip. At the reception you will also find a quite guy with big head, he is a good guy but doen't speak too much. We call him BOMBOLONE...italian nickname. The room is a little too small, but we didn't spend too much time in it since we were always out. I believe it is, overall, a good hotel. Albergo è ben situato, a pochi minuti dai monumenti più importanti.

8.9 Excellent
  • March 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Belgium

this hotel is really excellent. Very well situated in heart of sultanhamet but far from traffic and noise. Very nice restaurant with good food and a wonderfull view on the Marmara sea. Staff helpful and friendly.

6.4 Fair
  • March 2006
  • Venere Guest
  • Heterosexual Couple
  • Belgium

This hotel was fine but nothing special - I wouldn't object to staying there again but wouldn't go out of my way to do so. Location was great except that the hotel is a bit close to the train tracks!

10 Outstanding!
  • August 2005
  • Venere Guest
  • Heterosexual Couple
  • Sweden

Super hotel, super staff, perfect location - so good we went back the following week. I would recommend the Avicenna to anyone who wants to see the sights of historic Istanbul.

2.7
  • January 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • Germany

8.4 Very Good
  • May 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • France

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6.5 Fair
  • October 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • Argentina

5.2 Ordinary
  • May 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • Spain

9.3 Wonderful!
  • September 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • Brazil

5.5 Ordinary
  • June 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • France

6.9 Fair
  • April 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • France

9.5 Outstanding!
  • July 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • France

8.1 Very Good
  • April 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • Belgium

9.8 Outstanding!
  • October 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Group
  • Switzerland

7.7 Good
  • September 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • Italy

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Room Details

Book your family-friendly accommodation at Avicenna Hotel - Special Class, offering 48 guest rooms with fireplaces and climate control. Guests can unwind at the end of a long day and enjoy LCD televisions with satellite channels. Business travelers visiting the Sultanahmet area will have access to free wireless high-speed Internet access as well as desks and safes.

Private bathrooms are outfitted with slippers, hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. Minibars and coffee/tea makers are supplied in each room to facilitate basic travel needs.

Irons/ironing boards can be provided on request.

Accommodation Services

  • Mini bar
  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • Safe
  • Desk
  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • Extra beds
  • Baby cots/cribs available
  • Ironing facilities on request
  • Satellite TV
  • Wireless Internet access
  • LCD flat screen TV

Distances from Avicenna Hotel - Special Class

Mosaic Museum - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Arasta Bazaar - 0.2 km / 0.2 mi
Blue Mosque - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Sultanahmet Square - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Hagia Sophia - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Tomb of Sultan Ahmet I - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
German Fountain - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Basilica Cistern - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
The Million Stone - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Fountain of Sultan Ahmed III - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Serpentine Column - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Hippodrome - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Le Arts Turcs - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Turkish and Islamic Art Museum - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Little Hagia Sophia Bath - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
The preferred airport for Avicenna Hotel - Special Class is Istanbul (IST-Ataturk Intl.) - 13.8 km / 8.6 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometre.

Transportation services Avicenna Hotel - Special Class

  • Shuttle service from and/or to the airport
  • Shuttle service
  • Free parking