Spectra Hotel Istanbul

Sehit Mehmet Pasa Yokusu No. 2 . Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey, 34400  show map
 3 stars
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Spectra Hotel Istanbul

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Business corner

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Child-friendly

Cribs available

Overview

Spectra Hotel Istanbul is a traditional 3-star hotel set close to Hippodrome, Serpent Column and Hagia Sophia. Since 1995, it has been hosting guests in the historical center of Istanbul.

The palace, the mosque and the basilica lie a short distance from the hotel. The center of Istanbul is 1 km away from the venue.

15 minutes' walk to Sultanahmet Tram train station. The hotel is approximately 15 minutes' drive away from Ataturk airport.

Rooms

Spectra Hotel Istanbul provides 19 guestrooms appointed with wireless internet, climate control, a dressing area, a minibar and a safe for a pleasant stay in Istanbul. Guests can make use of a hairdryer, complimentary toiletries and a shower in every bathroom.

Eat & Drink

The hotel Spectra Istanbul provides visitors with a free buffet breakfast. 

Services

Car rental services are available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 10 per day.

Number of rooms:   19.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Free safe at reception
  • Smoke detectors
  • No pets allowed
  • Currency exchange
  • Fireplace
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business corner
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

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

Kitchen facilities

  • Mini-fridge

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone

Policies

Check-In

  • from  12 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Spectra Hotel Istanbul Istanbul location
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Hotel Address:

Sehit Mehmet Pasa Yokusu No. 2 . Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey, 34400

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City Center
  • Istanbul
    300 m
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    13.5km
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    30.6km
Train Stations
  • Haydarpasa Train Station
    4.0km
  • Train Stations
    100 m
Underground stations
  • Aksaray
    2.3km
  • Emniyet-Fatih
    3.3km
Restaurants
  • Seven Hills Restaurant (cuisine: Mediterranean, Turkish)
    90 m
  • Sokullu Restaurant (cuisine: Mediterranean)
    50 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    19

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: 1 Single bed or Double or Twin beds
Size: 16m2
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Spectra Hotel Istanbul Istanbul location
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    Hotel Address:

    Sehit Mehmet Pasa Yokusu No. 2 . Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey, 34400

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Istanbul
      300 m
    Airports
    • Ataturk (IST)
      13.5km
    • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
      30.6km
    Train Stations
    • Haydarpasa Train Station
      4.0km
    • Train Stations
      100 m
    Underground stations
    • Aksaray
      2.3km
    • Emniyet-Fatih
      3.3km
    Restaurants
    • Seven Hills Restaurant (cuisine: Mediterranean, Turkish)
      90 m
    • Sokullu Restaurant (cuisine: Mediterranean)
      50 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  12 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      19

    Hotel Awards

    TurkishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedIstanbulSpectra Hotel Istanbul

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

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    Spectra Hotel Istanbul Location

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • Blue Mosque - 200 m
    • Basilica Cistern - 500 m
    • Hagia Sophia - 600 m

    Popular areas

    • City Center - 200 m

    Places of interest

    • La mosquée de Sokollu Mehmet Pasa - 100 m
    • Mosquée Bleue - 200 m
    • Hippodrome - 200 m
    • Pasifik Travel Agency - Day Tours - 300 m
    • Petite Sainte Sophie - 400 m
    • La colonne de Constantin - 400 m
    • Le milliaire d'Or - 400 m
    • Istanbul Gay Private Tours - 400 m
    • Le hammam de Roxelane (Haseki Hürem Hamami) - 500 m
    • Istanbul Tag 3, Sisli und Beyazit - 600 m
    • La mosquée du Nuruosmaniye - 600 m
    • Saint Sophia - 600 m
    • La rue de la Source Froide (Sogukçesme Sokak) - 700 m
    • Kumkapi Restaurants - 700 m
    • La fontaine Ahmet III - 700 m
    • Holzhäuser - 800 m
    • L'aqueduc de Valens - 800 m
    • Theodosianische Mauer - 800 m
    • Le quartier de Mahmut Pasa - 800 m

    Parks

    Local Attractions

    • Galata Bridge - 1.9km
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    • Galata Tower - 2.3km
      Buyuk Hendek Cad., Istanbul
    • Tophane Parki - 2.5km
      Hacimimi Mah. Meclis-i Mebusan Cad. Kemankes, Beyoglu, Istanbul
    • Zeyrek Mosque - 2.2km
      Zeyrek Mah. Ibadethane Sok. Fatih Merkez, Fatih, Istanbul
    • Corlulu Ali Pasa Medresesi - 2.4km
      Between Sultanahmet Square and Beyazit Square, Istanbul

    Near the hotelNear the hotel

    • Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmet Camii) - 90 m
      Sultanahmet, Istanbul
    • Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya) - 650 m
      Sultanahmet, Istanbul
    • Sokollu Mehmet Pasa Mosque - 240 m
      Kucuk Ayasofya Mh. 34122 Fatih, Istanbul
    • Arap Camii - 260 m
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    • Turkish and Islamic Arts Museum (Turk ve Islam Eserleri Muzesi) - 100 m
      At Meydani Sok. Ibrahim Pasa Sarayi No:44 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul
    • Sultan Ahmet Cami - 230 m
      Binbir Direk Mah. Dizdariye Cesme Sok. No:43, Istanbul
    • Besiktas - 260 m
      IstanbulTurkey

    Restaurants Nearby

    • Seven Hills Restaurant - 90 m

      Address: Tevkifhane Sokak No: 8/A 34400 Sultanahmet
      Phone: +90 (212) 516 94 97

      70% likes this, based on 572 reviews
      Cuisine: Mediterranean, Turkish
      Price Range: CAD 2 - CAD 35

    • Ozi Pizza and Pasta - 50 m

      Address: Binbirdirek Mah. Sultanahmet
      Phone: 0212 516 4447

      84% likes this, based on 116 reviews
      Cuisine: Pizza & Pasta
      Price Range: CAD 14 - CAD 27

    • Vaha Cafe and Restaurant - 70 m

      Address: Kucuk Ayasofya Mah. Sehit Mehmet
      Phone: +90212 517 34 24

      65% likes this, based on 72 reviews
      Cuisine: Turkish

    • Sokullu Restaurant - 50 m

      Address: Binbirdirek Mah. Dizdariye Cesme Sok. Emre Han No. 11/A
      Phone: 0212 458 3536

      72% likes this, based on 246 reviews
      Cuisine: Mediterranean
      Price Range: CAD 0 - CAD 66

    • Doy Doy Restaurant - 150 m

      Address: Sifa Hamami Sokak No. 13, Sultanahmet
      Phone: 517 1588

      61% likes this, based on 400 reviews
      Cuisine: Turkish

    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  12 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      19

    Hotel Awards

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    Best Family Hotels in Turkey

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    Spectra Hotel Istanbul Reviews

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

    Average guest rating

    7.8out of 10
    Excellent
    Based on 64 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Location
    8.8
    Value
    9.7
    Service
    8.7
    Rooms
    8.0

    Individual guest reviews

    • Older travelers
      9.6

      Location is excellent, staff is helpful, hotel will be undergoing a renovation soon.

    • Group of friends
      7.8

      the location was perfect and stunning views from the breakfast room plus staff helpful

      needs a bit more range in the breakfast offering

    • Couple
      5.8

      Excellent location and great view of the Blue Mosque. Breakfast was pretty good.

      Bed felt damp during the first night. Shower was not separated at all from the rest of the bathroom, so the entire bathroom was soaked after a shower and wasn't really ever dry. You had to sit sideways on the toilet. The staff at the front door were not too welcoming and were asleep later at night and early in the morning.

    • Older travelers
      6.6

      Friendlessness of the staff, cleanness of the rooms.

      the rooms are way small, it was very deceiving pictures on the web site, the breakfast menu is way less than minimal,

    • Group of friends
      9.2

      Por favor escreva pelo menos 15 palavras Excelent location. Marvelous view from breakfast room. Very friendly and helpful staff. Clean rooms. Nice breakfast. Very nice place to stay, I surely recommend it.

    • Group of friends
      8.2

      You cannot beat the location and the view from the breakfast room. Everyone was eager to help us during our stay.

    • Family with children
      5.8

      The rooms were clean, service was good( friendly and helpful staff). Location was very good, but next time I visit Istanbul, I will prefer accommodation in Beyoglu instead of Sultanhamet.

      Lots of mosquitos, the ac was making a weird noise & I don't recommend the breakfast( very bad coffee, the food could be much better)

    • Single
      5.8

      Good location. Free internet WiFi. Breakfast is OK but no more. Great view from breakfast roof terrace. You are waken up at 05.30 every morning by the prayer call so you do not miss anything of the day.

      The hotel does not look anything near what is shown on photos. Rooms are small and dark, and you have to enter the shower cabin to close toilet door around you and then come out to sit down. Rooms on first floor have only very small windows down by the floor, you feel really like in a cell with no outside contact at all. Door cannot be locked from inside.

    • Couple
      7.8

      The location of Spectra is its main asset. Located at the corner of Hypodrome square, it offers views on the Sultan Ahmet mosque, Aya Sofia and on the other side the sea. The room was cleaned, even if we left late in the early afternoon. But my second stay in another room did not have these upsides!

      I have stayed here two times, in two different rooms. The view and the room (402) during the first time was an 8. Excellent views and proper room. The second room (305) had a view on a busy street, and the bathroom was of lesser quality than the first room. Some lights were not working, the tiles seemed old and cracking, the cleaning of the room was done inregular. I would give this stay only a 6 or 7.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      Its location. Could eat at its restaurant on site if you want.

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      Great location right on the corner of the hippodrome. Lovely staff, very helpful. To be fair small rooms but it is an old ottoman house so it makes up for it with charm. Great breakfast room up top with super views of the mosque. Delightful stay.

    • Family with children
      8.2

      The hotel is very clean and located perfectly in the old city with a nice view to sultan ahmet and higa sophia. Its only 5munits walking to sultan ahmet tram station. The view from the resturant up is amazing. Internet is available in all rooms. Common services like grocery, lanundry and pharmacy are available around the hotel. Breakfast is simple but really nice. Toilts are small but very clean.

      Be aware the rooms are very small and the photos in booking are skewed in away to show a larger space. The first two nights i spent in a room of 2.5x3.5 meter i couldnt even move inside the room and I put my baby stroller outdside in the corridore. They shifted me later to a bigger room with nice view toward sultan Ahmet mosque. So if you plan to book in this hotel ask for room # 204 or #304 the ones located on the corner they are bigger and have a nice view. Booked.net should review the room size mentioned in the web site they are not larger than 12sqm while its 20 sqm in booking website. Another disadvantage the checkout time is 12:00pm sharpe

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Spectra Hotel Istanbul Istanbul location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Sehit Mehmet Pasa Yokusu No. 2 . Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey, 34400

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Istanbul
      300 m
    Airports
    • Ataturk (IST)
      13.5km
    • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
      30.6km
    Train Stations
    • Haydarpasa Train Station
      4.0km
    • Train Stations
      100 m
    Underground stations
    • Aksaray
      2.3km
    • Emniyet-Fatih
      3.3km
    Restaurants
    • Seven Hills Restaurant (cuisine: Mediterranean, Turkish)
      90 m
    • Sokullu Restaurant (cuisine: Mediterranean)
      50 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  12 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      19

    Hotel Awards

    TurkishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedIstanbulSpectra Hotel Istanbul

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

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