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Poem Hotel - Special Class - Istanbul

3 star Hotel Istanbul

Akbiyik Cad. Terbiyik Sok. No:12 Sultanahmet - Istanbul

1-877-662-6988
Price starting from 561 .60
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Poem Hotel - Special Class offers hotel accommodation in the Sultanahmet area. There are a number of attractions nearby, such as Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque and Basilica Cistern. Also close by are Hippodrome and Topkapi Palace.

You can enjoy a meal at the onsite restaurant at this 3 star Istanbul hotel. Multilingual staff are available at the front desk 24 hours-a-day and can provide tour/ticket assistance, express check-in and express check-out.

Free Wi-Fi is provided so you can check your in-box whenever you like. Planning a meeting? This hotel is great for a business trip as you will find lots of support, from a 24-hour business center to a meeting/conference room, in addition to secretarial services, technology support staff and translation services. The lobby offers a TV, free newspapers and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Other amenities include a media library, laundry facilities, free parking, and a roundtrip airport shuttle.

Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 8.1 Very Good
Based on 16 hotel reviews © 2014 Venere.com

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Breakfast at Poem Hotel - Special Class

A free hot/cold buffet breakfast is served each morning.

Facilities at Poem Hotel - Special Class

  • Baby sitter
  • Shuttle service from and/or to the airport
  • Free parking
  • Secretarial service
  • Business Center
  • Meeting Room
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry room
  • Currency exchange
  • Room service - 24 hour
  • Entire property is non-smoking
  • City tour
  • Front desk - safety deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • Newspapers
  • Front desk - 24 hour
  • Concierge
  • TV Lounge
  • Internet/Email services
  • Cafeteria

Know before you go

Check-in: after 1 PM.

Check-out: before noon.

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.

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.

Poem Hotel - Special Class is also known as

Poem Hotel - Special Class
Poem Hotel Istanbul
Istanbul Poem Hotel

8.8

Clean

8.6

Location

7.3

Quiet

5.4

Spacious

8.3

Service

Poem Hotel - Special Class reviews

9.0 Wonderful!
  • March 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • Australia

Charming small hotel in historic part of Istanbul, close to all sights and restaurants, cafe's and bizarres. Staff were very friendly and helpful, beautiful view to the Marmara Sea from balcony, great breakfast provided. Room was quite small for us, but they do have larger rooms and was very good value. Highly recommended.

9.5 Outstanding!
  • October 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Canada

my friend and I stayed 3 nights.The staff were wonderful,the breakfast delightful. the views from the terrace were outstanding. just minutes away,walking to everything you wanted to see. Restraunts,shopping,curvy little alleys all right there. Free internet to email and get your boarding passes. Staff arranged the airport shuttle. Was very much like going to a friends house rather than a hotel. we loved it. thanks for such a good time.

3.9
  • October 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • USA

I found the day time manager and his assistant astonishingly rude the first couple of days i stayed there, it was really a shock. Some improvement over the longer stay, but certainly not warm or poetic, and generally impatient and irritable, asking for info it was clear you were annoying them and taking their time away from "work." It was truly hard to understand, and enough to make me never return. Again there was some improvement after a week, but still no excuse The room was noisy from the street and the interior hallway, and then there were the ongoing parties in the nieghboorhood that kept me from sleeping much at all the last two nights. The view of the sea is minimal, and the garden in the back on the web site no longer exists due to some storms or something; it is now a garbage dump full of garbage and construction debris, not too pleasant if you want to sit on the patio for a tea. The bed was uneven and the air conditioner quite old and with a weak fan and it took quite an effort to get a remote that worked, and then still only one that worked with special efforts (there is no way to operate it manually). On the plus side, it does have an overall warm feel to it architecturally, in spite of the above issues, the night staff was nice, the food servers very good, the breakfast very good, and the shower bath was forceful and hot. But i would seek out another hotel in future and in a different neighborhood, too.

9.9 Outstanding!
  • June 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • USA

I loved this hotel and the entire staff. I rated the photos on the web page not at excellent only because they do not show how great this hotel is. The breakfast included was excellent, the staff went out of their way. My friends who stayed here years ago recommended the hotel to me and I recommend this to absolutely anybody visiting Istanbul.

7.9 Good
  • May 2009
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • United Kingdom

I had a great week at the hotel and in Istanbul, The occasion was to celibrate my birthday and a love of city breaks.

7.5 Good
  • October 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • United Kingdom

The published views from the terrace did not materialise, because of the large trees. It was very difficult to find from the map on the website.

7.6 Good
  • October 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • United Kingdom

Excellent location if you want to be in the heart of Sultanahmet. Very clean hotel. Friendly staff. We used this hotel as the first and last stop on a backpacking trip around Turkey. Compared with other hotels/ guesthouses on our trip, Hotel Poem did not offer the best value for money - but this is the tourist heart of Istanbul! Would definitely recommend this hotel.

9.7 Outstanding!
  • September 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • Germany

The room "All of a sudden" has the greatest look over Bosperus!

9.7 Outstanding!
  • September 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Greece

For me, the Hotel Poem turned out to have been a lucky choice. My room was quiet and I slept well (not usually the case in the middle of a city), and there was a good view out over the Bosphorus. Breakfast (out on the terrace) was excellent, especially the tea. When I return to Istanbul next year, I mean to stay at this hotel again.

5.4 Ordinary
  • May 2005
  • Venere Guest
  • Heterosexual Couple
  • United Kingdom

Great location, very close to all the sights. Our room was very small and the bathroom was tiny but the beds (we booked a double room & got a twin room) were comfy. Tried to email for airport pick up but to no avail either.

7.7 Good
  • October 2004
  • Venere Guest
  • Heterosexual Couple
  • Bulgaria

Rooms were small, no TV in. Otherwise, perfect location, excellent for car travellers, within historic sights, nice view of the Marmara sea.

7.7 Good
  • August 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Italy

7.8 Good
  • September 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • Mexico

9.5 Outstanding!
  • July 2006
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • Spain

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Room Details

Poem Hotel - Special Class has 16 guest rooms, all with designer toiletries and climate control. Satellite TV channels offer entertainment at the end of a busy day. Business travelers will have access to free wireless high-speed Internet access as well as desks and direct-dial phones during their Sultanahmet visit. Private bathrooms are outfitted with showers, hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. Additional comforts include air conditioning.

Accommodation Services

  • Air conditioning
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • Desk
  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • Extra beds
  • Baby cots/cribs available
  • Direct dial phone
  • Satellite TV
  • Wireless Internet access

Distances from Poem Hotel - Special Class

Fountain of Sultan Ahmed III - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Mosaic Museum - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Sultanahmet Square - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Hagia Sophia - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Blue Mosque - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
The Million Stone - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Basilica Cistern - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Arasta Bazaar - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
German Fountain - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Tomb of Sultan Ahmet I - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Gulhane Park - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Le Arts Turcs - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Sogukcesme Sokagi - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Hagia Irene - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Serpentine Column - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
The preferred airport for Poem Hotel - Special Class is Istanbul (IST-Ataturk Intl.) - 13.9 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 Poem Hotel - Special Class

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