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Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet
5 out of 5
Tevkifhane Sokak No. 1, Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Istanbul
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4.9/5Exceptional! (462 reviews)

"Great location. Great service. Fabulous facility"…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet
Senatus Hotel - Special Class
Akbiyik Caddesi No: 40, Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Istanbul
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The price is $47 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4.5/5Wonderful! (553 reviews)

"Very helpful and kind staff. Great for my first visit and helped shape my trip."…"

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2020

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Agora Life Hotel
4 out of 5
Cagaloglu Hamam Sokak No.6, Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Istanbul
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The price is $66 per night from Oct 11 to Oct 12
4.3/5Excellent! (340 reviews)

"This place has the best view, amazing and helpful staff and walking distance from everything. Definitely recommended."…"

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2020

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Muyan Suites
4 out of 5
Binbirdirek Mah, Dizdariye Medresesi, Sok No: 13, Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Istanbul
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The price is $45 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
4.5/5Wonderful! (344 reviews)

"We stayed for 11 nights. The location is good - it’s away from the craziness but super close/walkable distance to all main attractions and the tram (don’t waste your money on taxis!). Comparing to other similar properties, this one looks great and inside is neat and comfortable. Some areas around ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2020

Muyan Suites
Great Fortune Hotel & SPA
Bab-i Ali Cad. Basmuhasip Sok. No 11-13, Sultanahmet Fatih, Istanbul, Istanbul
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The price is $55 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
3.8/5Good! (13 reviews)

"Excellent service, spa was lovely Loved the body massage"…"

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2020

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Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel
5 out of 5
Divanyolu Cd. Alemdar Mah., Ticarethane Sk. No 10 Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Istanbul
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The price is $105 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4/5Very Good! (962 reviews)

"Location Friendly staff ccommodating Good local amenities"…"

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2020

Sura Hagia Sophia Hotel
Basileus Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Kucuk Ayasofya Mah. Sehit Mehmet Pasa, Sk. No: 1, Istanbul, Istanbul
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The price is $23 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4.6/5Exceptional! (696 reviews)

"The hotel was a little noisy, the walls are not sound proof and we could hear the children next door. Outside of this we were satisfied with everything else."…"

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2020

Basileus Hotel
Hotel Fehmi Bey - Special Class
Binbirdirek Mah. Ucler Sok. No.15, Sultanahmet, Istanbul
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The price is $44 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4.2/5Very Good! (305 reviews)

"Excellent location nearby many places and easy access to tram. Excellent friendly service"…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

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Sultanhan Hotel - Special Class
4 out of 5
Piyer Loti Cad No:7, Istanbul, Istanbul
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The price is $98 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4.4/5Wonderful! (992 reviews)

"It was great. Very clean. Staff was very helpful and always greeted us with a smile. As of this review, the terrace is closed for about another month, which was what we were looking forward to. It was also in a great location."…"

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2020

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Ottoman Hotel Imperial - Special Class
4 out of 5
Caferiye Sok. No. 6/1, Sultanhmet, Istanbul, Istanbul
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4.2/5Excellent! (990 reviews)

"Great stay! Lovely staff! Excellent location! I will book a room with them again."…"

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

Ottoman Hotel Imperial - Special Class
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Visiting Sultanahmet in Istanbul

Sultanahmet is a historic neighborhood known for its stunning cathedral and top museums. Here you'll find plenty to visit, including Hagia Sophia, Basilica Cistern, and Blue Mosque. When you want to find a place to rest your head, start by booking one of Sultanahmet's 443 hotels and other accommodations.

Staying in Istanbul's Sultanahmet Neighborhood

You’ll find many accommodation choices in Sultanahmet, and our guests note these as some of their favorites:

  • Ajwa Hotel Sultanahmet: 5-star hotel with a restaurant, an indoor pool, and free valet parking, 8-minute walk from Hippodrome. Our guests enjoy the hotel's spacious rooms and breakfast.
  • Sultan Mehmed Hotel: Hotel with free breakfast, free WiFi, and a coffee shop, steps from Hippodrome. Expedia travelers like this hotel's breakfast.
  • Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet: 5-star hotel with a restaurant, a health club, and bar, steps from Hagia Sophia. Our guests rate this hotel highly for its spacious rooms and central location.

Sightseeing Around Sultanahmet in Istanbul

Hagia Sophia, Basilica Cistern, and Blue Mosque are some of the notable landmarks to see while you're in Sultanahmet. Hippodrome and Cagaloglu Hamami are some other places worth a visit when you're in the the neighborhood.

If you want to explore some other parts of town while you’re here, consider a visit to the nearby neighborhood of Old City to visit Basilica Cistern, Hagia Sophia, and Hippodrome. Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace, and Suleymaniye Mosque are a few other places worth a visit while you're in Istanbul.

Getting Around Sultanahmet and the Greater Istanbul Area

Looking for a quick way to explore more of the city? Catch a ride on metro transit at Sultanahmet Station and Cemberlitas Station. If you want to head out of town, you can hop aboard a train at Istanbul Cankurtaran Station.

Frequently asked questions

What's it like in Sultanahmet?
Sultanahmet is a historic neighborhood known for its stunning cathedral and top museums. Experience the best of Sultanahmet with a visit to Sultanahmet Square, Blue Mosque, and Basilica Cistern.
Where is the best place to stay in Sultanahmet?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, Hagia Sofia Mansions Istanbul, Curio Collection by Hilton is the highest ranked property in Sultanahmet. This hotel is steps from Sultanahmet Square, and offers a restaurant and an indoor pool. Other top choices in the neighborhood include White House Hotel Istanbul and Peyk Hotel.
How many hotels will I be able to find in the Sultanahmet area?
If you’re searching for places to stay in Istanbul, Expedia has something to meet your needs with 619 Sultanahmet hotels and other accommodations to choose from.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Sultanahmet, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before the scheduled arrival. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you may still be able to cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Plug in your dates, click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to review top deals in Sultanahmet.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Sultanahmet?
For additional details about updating your trip to Sultanahmet or cancelling it, head over to our customer service page.
What is there to do around this Istanbul neighborhood?
Explore Sultanahmet’s landmarks like Blue Mosque, Basilica Cistern, and Hagia Sophia and learn about the local history. Sultanahmet Square and Topkapi Palace are some other stops to visit in the neighborhood. Favorite places to visit in the surrounding area include Grand Bazaar, Hippodrome of Constantinople, and Gulhane Park. While you’re out sightseeing, Spice Bazaar and Galata Bridge are a couple of additional sights to visit in Istanbul.
How can I get around Sultanahmet and the greater Istanbul area?
Looking for a quick way to explore more of the city? Catch a ride on metro transit at Sultanahmet Station and Cemberlitas Station. To venture out of town, take a train from Istanbul Cankurtaran Station.

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