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Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Guests rated this property 2.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Services
  • Parking Available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationTurkish and Islamic Art Museum5 min walk
    Popular LocationGrand Bazaar6 min walk
    Popular LocationBlue Mosque9 min walk
    AirportIstanbul (IST)57 min drive

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  • Economy Room

    Room amenities

    • 10 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsEconomy Room
  • Economy Single Room, No Windows

    Room amenities

    • 14 sq m
    • Canal view
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsEconomy Single Room, No Windows
  • Standard Double Room

    Room amenities

    • 18 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsStandard Double Room
  • Standard Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 18 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsStandard Twin Room
  • Standard Quadruple Room

    Room amenities

    • 24 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsStandard Quadruple Room
  • Family Suite, 2 Bedrooms

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 5
    More detailsFamily Suite, 2 Bedrooms

About this area

Istanbul

Located in Istanbul's Sultanahmet neighbourhood, Hotel Santa Sophia is near a metro station. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Gulhane Park and Florya Beach, while Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace are cultural highlights. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Vodafone Arena or Sukru Saracoglu Stadium. Our guests appreciate the hotel's location for the sightseeing.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Turkish and Islamic Art Museum - 5 min walk
  • Grand Bazaar - 6 min walk
  • Sultanahmet Square - 9 min walk
  • Blue Mosque - 9 min walk
  • Basilica Cistern - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Cemberlitas Station - 2 min walk
  • Istanbul Kumkapi Station - 12 min walk
  • AirportIstanbul (IST) - 57 min drive

About this property

Hotel Santa Sophia

3-star Istanbul hotel in Sultanahmet, walk to Grand Bazaar
Along with a bar/lounge, this smoke-free hotel has 24-hour room service and a business centre. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking and a meeting room. All 40 rooms boast deep soaking bathtubs, and offer free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Minibars and premium bedding are standard, as are LED TVs with satellite channels.
Hotel Santa Sophia offers 40 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Beds feature premium bedding. LED televisions come with satellite channels.

Bathrooms include baths or showers with a deep soaking bath, slippers and hairdryers. This Istanbul hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking: TRY 20 per day
  • Parking nearby: TRY 20 per day
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10 AM: TRY 25 for adults and TRY 25 for children
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Conveniences

  • Lift

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Turkish

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business centre

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Deep-soaking bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • LED TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Minibar

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Safe
  • Slippers

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 1 PM and anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 12:30 PM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
The host will greet guests on arrival
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to get details

Access methods

Host will greet you

Pets

Pets stay for free
Dogs only
1 per room
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for TRY 70.0 per night.

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: TRY 25 for adults and TRY 25 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: TRY 90 per vehicle (one way)
  • Self-parking fee: TRY 20 per day
  • Nearby parking fee: TRY 20 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: TRY 70.0 per night

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

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Hotel Santa Sophia Istanbul
Hotel Santa Sophia
Santa Sophia Istanbul
Santa Sophia
Hotel Santa Sophia Hotel
Hotel Santa Sophia Istanbul
Hotel Santa Sophia Hotel Istanbul

Frequently asked questions

Is Hotel Santa Sophia pet-friendly?
Yes, this hotel allows dogs (limit 1 per room).
How much is parking at Hotel Santa Sophia?
Self-parking is available for TRY 20 per day.
What time is check-in at Hotel Santa Sophia?
Check-in is from 1 PM to anytime.
What time is check-out at Hotel Santa Sophia?
Checkout is at 12:30 PM.
Does Hotel Santa Sophia provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of TRY 90 per vehicle, one way, applies.
Where is Hotel Santa Sophia located?
Located in Sultanahmet, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Cemberlitas Bath, Grand Bazaar and Sultanahmet Square. Blue Mosque and Basilica Cistern are also within 10 minutes. Cemberlitas Station is only a 2-minute walk and Sultanahmet Station is 6 minutes.
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158 reviews
5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
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3 - Okay
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2 - Poor
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1 - Terrible
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2.5/5

Cleanliness

2.6/5

Staff & service

2.4/5

Amenities

2.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
I found the staff very helpful and the room was very good But what I found was the INTERNET very slow good INTERNET is a must these days , I hope if the staff reads This review that the will do something about the INTERNET really that would great to boost it UP , YES THE HOTEL IS VERY CENTRAL TO THE OLD TOWN AND THE FAMOUS GRAND BUZAAR , A MUST SEE IT ,,,
Stayed 7 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Wonderful location, clean well-constructed building, and extremely friendly employees. Would highly recommend this hotel to anyone.
Stayed 6 nights in Dec 2019

1/5 Terrible

Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Awful hotel. Avoid. Check in was fine but the room was dirty and damp. Terrible experience, suggest you avoid.
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2019

1/5 Terrible

Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Cery disappointed about the services. We have booked one room fro hotel with 5 stars
Stayed 8 nights in Oct 2019

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