Faros Hotel Old City

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Overview of Faros Hotel Old City

Faros Hotel Old City

4 out of 5

4.1/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Parking available
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Divan Yolu Caddesi No:68, Sultanahmet/Fatih, Istanbul, Istanbul, 34122

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationGrand Bazaar6 min walk
  • Popular LocationBlue Mosque6 min walk
  • Popular LocationHagia Sophia7 min walk
  • AirportIstanbul (IST)51 min drive

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About this area

Istanbul

Located near the boardwalk, Faros Hotel Old City is in Sultanahmet neighborhood and is connected to a rail/subway station. Basilica Cistern and Sultanahmet Square are local landmarks, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Grand Bazaar and Historia Fatih Shopping Centre. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Vodafone Arena or Turk Telekom Arena.

What's nearby

  • Tomb of Sultan Ahmet I - 4 min walk
  • Turkish and Islamic Art Museum - 4 min walk
  • Grand Bazaar - 6 min walk
  • Blue Mosque - 6 min walk
  • Hagia Sophia - 7 min walk

Getting around

  • Sultanahmet Station - 2 min walk
  • Istanbul Cankurtaran Station - 12 min walk
  • Istanbul (IST) - 51 min drive

Restaurants

  • Faros Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Deraliye Ottoman Cuisine Restaurant — 2 min walk
  • Sura Restaurant — 3 min walk
  • Hafız Mustafa Edebiyat Kıraathanesi — 3 min walk
  • Khorasani Restaurant — 3 min walk

About this property

Faros Hotel Old City

Adults-only hotel connected to a rail/subway station in Istanbul with restaurant
A restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a coffee shop/café are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking, concierge services, and dry cleaning. All 25 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and minibars. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find LCD TVs with satellite channels, and other amenities include room service and premium bedding.
Faros Hotel Old City offers 25 accommodations with minibars and safes. Beds feature premium bedding. 85-cm LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include showers, slippers, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries.

This Istanbul hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Tourism Certification Program (Turkey)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC) and COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
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 transportation

  • Uncovered self parking on site (EUR 50 per night)
  • Offsite parking within 984 ft (EUR 50 per night)
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–10:30 AM: EUR 7 for adults and EUR 5 for children
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Turkish

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 85-cm LCD TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

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

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Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests will receive an email 72 hours before arrival with check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children younger than 18 are not allowed at this adults-only property; all guests 18 and older are welcome
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for continental breakfast: EUR 7 for adults and EUR 5 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 290 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Uncovered self parking fee: EUR 50 per night
  • Nearby parking fee: EUR 50 per night (984 ft away)

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 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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, debit cards, and cash
Long-term renters welcome
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

National rating

The Turkish Ministry of Tourism assigns an official classification for accommodations in Turkey. This Hotel property is awarded the following classification: Special Class.

Property is also known as

Faros Sultanahmet Special Class
Faros Old City Special Class Hotel Istanbul
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Istanbul Faros Hotel
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Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.1

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 229 out of 549 reviews
5 - Excellent 42%
Rating 4 - Good. 200 out of 549 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 81 out of 549 reviews
3 - Okay 15%
Rating 2 - Poor. 26 out of 549 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 13 out of 549 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

3.5/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
The staff is very friendly and helpful. Amazing location in the middle of shopping areas.
Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2021

3/5 Okay

Disliked: Property conditions & facilities, room comfort
The photos did not show the real room. The room wad very very small, Staff were nice
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Super serves
Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2020