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Best Western Amber Hotel Istanbul4 Stars
Muhsine Hatun Mah Cifte Gelinler Caddesi 3/7 Kumkapi Istanbul TR-34126
Located in the old city centre of Kumkapi, Amber Hotel is within walking distance from Blue Mosque and Grand Bazaar. Other points of interest include Fountain of Ahmet lll, Archeological Museum, Bayazit Mosque and Cannon Gate Palace.
All 24 rooms are comfortably arranged and feature an array of modern facilities such as air conditioner, cable TV, hairdryer, internet access, ironing board, mini bar, private bathroom, radio, refrigerator, safe and a telephone to make guests feel at home.
Guests can start off their day with delicious breakfast and later on enjoy scrumptious sea food along with a desired drink at the onsite Byzantine Bar and Restaurant. Guests can also choose to taste the Turkish cuisine served at the Terrace Bar or the Roof Bar and Restaurant.
Guests on business trip can make use of the business centre and the conference room for their business activities. Guests of Amber Hotel Istanbul can venture out and explore the attractions of the city such as Great Bazaar and Prince's Mosque, at leisure.
- 2 km to the Train Station
- 15 km to the Airport (Ataturk)
- Airport Transfer
- Bar / Lounge
- Currency Exchange Services
- Faxing Facilities
- Internet Access - High Speed
- Laundry Services
- Non-Smoking Rooms
- Photocopying Facilities
- Room Service
- Tour Desk
- Baby Sitting Service
- Barbecue Area
- Dining Room
- Internet Access - Wireless
- Lift / Elevator
- Parking Facilities
- Safe Deposit Box
- Banquet Facilities
- Business Centre
- Conference Facilities
- Doctor On Call
- Gift Shop
- Laundry Facilities
- Pets Allowed
- Secretarial Services
- Air Conditioning
- Mini Bar
- Cable / Satellite TV
- Internet Access
- Ensuite / Private Bathroom
- Iron / Ironing Board
- Valet Service
Best Western Amber Hotel Istanbul Guest Reviews (7)
We arrived at the hotel at midnight after a very long day to be met with the news that there was a problem with our booking. My husband asked if the hotel was full but was told by the manager that it was not. He tried to tell us that the hotel was awaitng an inspection from Best Western on 25/11/11 & several rooms were being renovated. We were taken to a nearby hotel for the night. The next day when we went back to the hotel the receptionist said the hotel was full until the end of the month. This was very unfortunate because otherwise everything else was excellant with exceptionally pleasant & helpful staff.
The Westies wrote on November 22, 2011
The staff here were extremely friendly and helpful, the rooms were clean, the breakfast on the terrace very good. We wouldn't hesitate to stay here again when in Istanbul. Good value for money.
Matthew Sims wrote on August 17, 2011
We found this hotel to be not in one of the best areas in the city, you wouldn't want to step out on your own. No bar facilities as it was off peak and had been raining! cheap but not very cheerful. Very small room with little space to 'swing a cat.' Wouldn't encourage people to choose this hotel when there is such a wider choice throughout the city. I found pictures on their web site to be a little deceiving. Having said all this, there were no unpleasant instances whilst staying and the hotel did it's job of supplying a bed and a shower.
CAROLINE KYDD wrote on January 31, 2008
It was not as close to the Blue Mosque as we believed. We had to walk about 20 minutes (about a third of it uphill) to get there. The area of town we were located in, Kumkampi, was a little run down, and while we didn't mind it, I am not sure everyone would. The owners and staff were very helpful and offered to help us next time we came to the city. As for the room, it had a telephone, but we could not call outside of the room. The shower is very small. Aside from that, everything was clean. Breakfast was always great! The food was really nice and the little breakfast spot in the basement was lovely. We had a good time and I would stay there again!
Paige Hendrix wrote on October 26, 2006
Extremely noisy location, no parking at all, very unfriendly staff, very modest breakfast. Rooms were fine when newly decorated, now there is practically no bathroom accessory working properly, TV cables get disconnected etc. The windows are not tights, sealings are loose, noice is terrible. Payment is asked for up-front. Avoid the hotel, Kumkapi area is not what you need to see in Istanbul.
Milen D Angelov wrote on September 11, 2006
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