Santa Ottoman Hotel - Istanbul

ex. Santa Ottoman Boutique Hotel

Sehit Muhtar Mah , Istiklal Lad Kurabiye., Istanbul, Turkey, 34500  show map
 3 stars
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Santa Ottoman Hotel - Istanbul

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Free parking
Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Outdoor dining area

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Spa and relaxation

Sauna

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Verified Reviews:

  • Small kitchen in all rooms - Service is not the best - Very much noise - Price is very good
  • Close to istiklal and taxim - Room was small - Spacious bathroom - Free wi-fi
  • 5 minutes walk from the havas airport - Room was well appointed - Recommended - Would be back
  • Great location - Center but quiet - Basic breakfast - Free airport pick-up - Large beds
  • Clean hotel - At the heart of taksim square - Rooms were very clean - Friendly personnel

Overview

The traditional Santa Ottoman Hotel is situated in the market district next to a church and a mosque. Residing in a 5-story building, the hotel was opened in 2002 and renovated in 2012.

The major location gives quick access to Basilica Cistern, Tesvikiye Mosque and Bosphorus Strait. The distance between Istanbul city center and the property is 4 km.

Guests will find boutiques and shops within minutes of the hotel.

The metro station Taksim-Talimhane Exit is easy to reach. Ataturk airport is 20 minutes' drive from away.

Rooms

Santa Ottoman Hotel comprises non-smoking rooms with elegant décor as well as a magnificent view over the park. Guests will benefit from climate control, a laptop safe, a heating system, cable TV and a private balcony provided in all rooms.

Eat & Drink

In the morning a delicious buffet breakfast is served. The a la carte restaurant serves dishes of Turkish cuisine. Refreshing drinks are offered in the terrace bar. Frappe Istanbul and Kofteci Huseyin serve a selection of meals within 50 meters from the venue.

Services

Business guests will appreciate a business center, a meeting room and a catering service available on site.

Relax

Guests will enjoy steam baths and reflex massage and other on-site treatments.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   18.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Locker room
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Bicycle storage
  • Coffee shop
  • Gay friendly
  • Fireplace
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Package/Parcel services
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Full board
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Fine dining
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Casino
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Sauna

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror
  • Bathroom telephone

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Plug adaptor
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 6 may stay for free in an extra bed. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

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Hotel Address:

Sehit Muhtar Mah , Istiklal Lad Kurabiye., Istanbul, Turkey, 34500

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City Center
  • Istanbul
    2.2 mi
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    9.6 mi
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    19.6 mi
Train Stations
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station
    2.1 mi
  • Cankurtaran Train Station
    2.2 mi
Underground stations
  • Taksim Metro Station
    1000 ft
  • Taksim
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Zencefil (cuisine: Vegetarian)
    100 ft
  • 360 Restaurant
    1400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    18

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Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or Double bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 260 sq. feet
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    Triple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
    Size: 260 sq. feet
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      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
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        Family Room
        Bed type: 1 Double bed and 2 Single beds
        Size: 520 sq. feet
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            Family Connecting Room
            Bed type: 2 Double beds and 3 Single beds
            Size: 520 sq. feet
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              Family Quadruple Room
              Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
              Size: 305 sq. feet
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                How to reach hotel

                hotel Santa Ottoman Hotel - Istanbul Istanbul location
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                Hotel Address:

                Sehit Muhtar Mah , Istiklal Lad Kurabiye., Istanbul, Turkey, 34500

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Istanbul
                  2.2 mi
                Airports
                • Ataturk (IST)
                  9.6 mi
                • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
                  19.6 mi
                Train Stations
                • Sultanahmet Tram Station
                  2.1 mi
                • Cankurtaran Train Station
                  2.2 mi
                Underground stations
                • Taksim Metro Station
                  1000 ft
                • Taksim
                  1000 ft
                Restaurants
                • Zencefil (cuisine: Vegetarian)
                  100 ft
                • 360 Restaurant
                  1400 ft
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Year renovated:
                  2012
                • Number of floors:
                  5
                • Number of rooms:
                  18

                Hotel Awards

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                What's nearby

                Tourist attractions

                • Ataturk Cultural Center - 1400 ft

                Popular areas

                • Nevizade street - 1400 ft

                Places of interest

                • Tag 2 / Taksim - 400 ft
                • Hard Rock Cafe Istanbul - 1700 ft

                Convention centers

                • Nevizade street - 1400 ft
                • Cihangir Square - 1400 ft
                • Galatasaray High School - 1700 ft
                • Galatasaray Square - 1700 ft
                • Cicek Passage - 1700 ft

                Shopping areas

                • Istiklal Street - 400 ft

                Monuments and Landmarks

                • Taksim Tram Stop - 400 ft
                • Taksim Square - 400 ft
                • German Hospital Taksim - 1000 ft
                • Galatasaray Turkish Bath - 1400 ft

                Theaters

                • Ataturk Cultural Center - 1400 ft

                Business areas

                • Istiklal Street - 400 ft
                • Demiroren Shopping Mall - 1000 ft

                Underground stations

                • Taksim Metro Station - 700 ft
                • Taksim - 700 ft
                • Taksim Metro Station-Talimhane Exit - 1000 ft
                • Taksim Metro Station-Gezi Parkı Exit - 1400 ft

                Local attractions

                • Cagaloglu - 5300 ft
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                Near the hotel

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                • Tophane Parki - 3700 ft
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                • Museum of Innocence - 2500 ft
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                • Sanatkarlar Parki - 2700 ft
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                • Istanbul Modern Museum - 3700 ft
                  Meclis-i Mebusan Caddesi, Istanbul

                Restaurants nearby

                • Zencefil - 100 ft

                  Address: Kurabiye Sok. 3
                  Phone: 212-244-4082

                  50% likes this, based on 93 reviews
                  Cuisine: Vegetarian

                • Parsifal - 200 ft

                  Address: Kurabiye Sokak No: 9/A
                  Phone: 0212 245 25 88

                  82% likes this, based on 70 reviews
                  Cuisine: Vegetarian

                • Frappe Istanbul - 100 ft

                  Address: Istiklal Cad. Zambak Sok. No:10/A Beyoglu
                  Phone: 2923834

                  Cuisine: International

                • 360 Restaurant - 1400 ft

                  Address: Istiklal Caddesi , K8 No:11
                  Phone: 0090-212-251-1042

                  64% likes this, based on 721 reviews
                  Price Range: USD 26 - USD 101

                • Cin Cin Restaurant - 100 ft

                  Address: Sehit Muhtar Mah. Zambak sokak. No. 5/A Taksim
                  Phone: 244 2185

                  Cuisine: Chinese

                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Year renovated:
                  2012
                • Number of floors:
                  5
                • Number of rooms:
                  18

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                Santa Ottoman Hotel Reviews

                Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Santa Ottoman Hotel

                Average guest rating

                8.2out of 10
                Fabulous
                Based on 315 reviews

                Guest reviews

                • Group of friends
                  7.0

                  The location is good and the staff is ready to help and assist you.

                  We were with cars and it was a hudge problem. There is no parking ensured by the hotel and even you can't park the car near the hotel, because the streets are wolking or very tight to stop on them for a minute. Also, the hotel is on a very noisy street and you can hear the music from the clubs around even you close the windows of the room.

                • Couple
                  7.4

                  Personnel was willing to support us (calling for taxi, guide us how to pick up public transportation, etc.) on all our requests.

                  Internet connection (not working) and English language of people working at the reception.

                • Group of friends
                  9.2

                  yes, I liked the stay in the hotel. I liked the service, the room, was clean and nice.

                • Single
                  9.4

                  very friendly hotel staff, excellent location

                  noisy during the night, wireless internet did not always work

                • Couple
                  8.8

                  Fantastic location near Taksim Square and Istiklal (a major shopping street). Comfortable memory foam mattresses (our bed was 2 twins pushed together but it was fine). Hotel staff were helpful and friendly. Nicely designed room, nice bathroom, great water pressure and temperature.

                • Single
                  7.4

                  The location is very close to Taxim square where you can have moat of the public transport. It is also very close to Istiklal street, bu t this is also a source of noise. The airport transfer is also a plus.

                  The internet was not working in my room. I have announced the reception and the manager as well, but nothing changed in the 5 days that I was there. The safe from the room was locked, when I've arrived. I have asked the reception to send somebody to open it, but nothing happened again. As others have mentioned also the area is very noisy. They could improve the English knowledge of the reception personnel.

                • Single
                  10.0

                  The personnel at the reception was extremely kind and of great help at all times. I would recommend the hotel.

                  Istanbul is a city that lives by night so some noise in the old part is inevitable but the windows did a good job of stopping the noise from outside.

                • Couple
                  10.0

                  Staff is very polite and kind, always ready to help. Great location. Very clean.

                  No complaints

                • Single
                  9.2

                  1-Location is v v v . perfect just 35 m from istklal streat wich night live and shoping and neer to metro and bas staition . 2- breakfast litle dish but v.delicious 3- price is good 50 euro for duble room , 4- clean

                  1- there is no big sign for hotel but its on the sub rood of istiklal street wish is befor starpucs cafe . 2- no parking

                • Group of friends
                  9.2

                  Great location, nice and clean room, very nice bathroom, great service by the hotel staff, okay breakfast buffet,

                  Too much noice from the street due to bars and restaurants close by.

                • Single
                  10.0

                  Good price nice room and friendly staff.

                • Couple
                  7.8

                  good room with clean bathroom

                  hotel was near a noisy street with full of bars etc, this was the only bad thing

                • Group of friends
                  9.6

                  The friendliness of the Staff at the Hotel and very cooperative. Going the extra mile to make one feel comfortable.

                • Couple
                  8.2

                  Overall the hotel was good, nothing to complain about really. Location is good for moving around the city. The room was quite large, very clean and cleaned daily exceptionally well. Very comfy bed and pillows.

                  The owner/manager seemed a little bit too eager to please, i.e. she was always asking if our holiday was going well etc. I found that a little annoying and unnecessary, for some it may seem just polite. The breakfast room was always very cold and it would've been nice if the rooftop terrace had a cafe or at least chairs and tables (but maybe there weren't any because the season was just starting and the weather was just +15 celsius.) Nice hotel overall, but I wouldn't go again, a bit too impersonal for me.

                • Family with children
                  10.0

                  It was very clean,in a nice area,really close to Taksim square!An awesome choice overall!

                  The breakfast could be better.

                How to reach hotel

                hotel Santa Ottoman Hotel - Istanbul Istanbul location
                Show big map »

                Hotel Address:

                Sehit Muhtar Mah , Istiklal Lad Kurabiye., Istanbul, Turkey, 34500

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Istanbul
                  2.2 mi
                Airports
                • Ataturk (IST)
                  9.6 mi
                • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
                  19.6 mi
                Train Stations
                • Sultanahmet Tram Station
                  2.1 mi
                • Cankurtaran Train Station
                  2.2 mi
                Underground stations
                • Taksim Metro Station
                  1000 ft
                • Taksim
                  1000 ft
                Restaurants
                • Zencefil (cuisine: Vegetarian)
                  100 ft
                • 360 Restaurant
                  1400 ft
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Year renovated:
                  2012
                • Number of floors:
                  5
                • Number of rooms:
                  18

                Hotel Awards

                TurkishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedIstanbulSanta Ottoman Hotel

                According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                Best Family Hotels in Turkey

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