Minel Hotel - Istanbul

Alemdar Mah. Guzel Sanatlar Sok. No:11 Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey  show map
 3 stars
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Minel Hotel - Istanbul

Wi-Fi
Parking

No parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Restaurant buffet

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

Offering 9 designer rooms, Minel Hotel features a patio and a library.

Catladi Kapi, Blue Mosque and Obelisk of III. Tutmosis are located just 550 meters from the venue. The venue is set within 1 km from Istanbul city center.

Mosque of Sehzade is 1.6 km from the hotel and Zeyrek Mosque is about 2.0 km away.

This hotel is very near to Sultanahmet Tram train station. Minel Hotel is about 15 minutes’ drive towards Ataturk airport.

Rooms

Guests at Minel Hotel are accommodated in rooms with cable TV with on-demand movies, complimentary Wi-Fi, television with satellite channels, a closet and climate control. Some rooms at Minel Hotel have a view over the garden. Bathrooms come with a shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have breakfast in the dining room every morning. The restaurant menu features Turkish dishes. The property is set in Beyazit district, within about 5 minutes' walk of Antique Gallery Restaurant and Imbat Restaurant that serve delectable meals.

Services

The on-site car rentals help to explore the area.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   9.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Outdoor dining area

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Library

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • International calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  1 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Alemdar Mah. Guzel Sanatlar Sok. No:11 Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey

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City Center
  • Istanbul
    2000 ft
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    8.7 mi
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    19.0 mi
Train Stations
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station
    1400 ft
  • Cankurtaran Train Station
    2300 ft
Underground stations
  • Sishane Metro Station
    1.3 mi
  • Aksaray
    1.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Pasazade Restaurant Ottoman Cuisine (cuisine: Turkish)
    900 ft
  • Safran Restaurant (cuisine: Turkish)
    200 ft
Parks
  • Gulhane Park
    1600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    9

Rooms and availability

Twin Room
Garden view
  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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Triple Room
  • Room size:

    165 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Basilica Cistern400 ft

Places of interest

  • L'aqueduc de Valens700 ft
  • Petite Sainte Sophie700 ft
  • Istanbul Gay Private Tours700 ft
  • Le milliaire d'Or700 ft
  • La rue de la Source Froide (Sogukçesme Sokak)700 ft
  • Saint Sophia700 ft
  • Theodosianische Mauer700 ft
  • Holzhäuser700 ft
  • La fontaine Ahmet III1000 ft
  • Le hammam de Roxelane (Haseki Hürem Hamami)1000 ft
  • Pasifik Travel Agency - Day Tours1000 ft

Train stations

  • Sultanahmet Tram Station1000 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Cagaloglu Turkish Bath400 ft
  • Hagia Sophia700 ft
  • Hagia Irene1000 ft
  • Bath House of Haseki Hurrem Sultan 1000 ft

Museums

  • Istanbul Archaeological Museum1000 ft
  • Archäologisches Museum1000 ft
  • Archeological Museum1000 ft
  • Media Museum1000 ft

Parks

  • Gülhane-Park700 ft
  • Gulhane Park1400 ft

Local attractions

  • Sehzade Mehmet Mosque5100 ft
    Sehzadebasi Cad., Istanbul
  • Corlulu Ali Pasa Medresesi1.1 mi
    Between Sultanahmet Square and Beyazit Square, Istanbul
  • Istanbul Modern Museum1.2 mi
    Meclis-i Mebusan Caddesi, Istanbul
  • Galata Tower1.1 mi
    Buyuk Hendek Cad., Istanbul
  • Tophane Parki1.1 mi
    Hacimimi Mah. Meclis-i Mebusan Cad. Kemankes, Beyoglu, Istanbul

Near the hotel

  • Hagia Sophia Museum / Church 900 ft
    Sultanahmet, Istanbul
  • Whirling Dervish Ceremony in Fatih900 ft
    Alemdar Mh. Incili Cavus Sk. No:19, Istanbul
  • Gulhane Park1600 ft
    Alemdar Mah. Alemdar Cad. Eminonu/Cagaloglu, Fatih, Istanbul
  • Arap Camii2000 ft
    IstanbulTurkey
  • Istanbul Archaeology Museum1000 ft
    Osman Hamdi Bey Yokusu, Istanbul
  • Blue Mosque 2200 ft
    Sultanahmet, Istanbul
  • Besiktas2000 ft
    IstanbulTurkey

Restaurants nearby

  • Pasazade Restaurant Ottoman Cuisine900 ft

    Address: Ibn-i Kemal Caddesi 5/A Sirkeci
    Phone: 513 3750

    76% likes this, based on 1893 reviews
    Cuisine: Turkish
    Price Range: USD 17 - USD 25

  • Zeynep Sultan300 ft

    Address: Alemdar caddesi 9
    Phone: +90 212 5141064

    Cuisine: Turkish, Dutch

  • Han Nargile & Cafe300 ft

    Address: No 22 Alemdar Cad

    65% likes this, based on 52 reviews
    Cuisine: Turkish

  • Safran Restaurant200 ft

    Address: Asker Ocagi Cad. No:1
    Phone: +90 212 368 44 44

    78% likes this, based on 47 reviews
    Cuisine: Turkish

  • Sultanahmet Fish House600 ft

    Address: Prof. K. Ysmail Gurkan Caddesi No: 14
    Phone: 90 212 527 44 41

    86% likes this, based on 810 reviews
    Cuisine: Vegetarian, Turkish
    Price Range: USD 1 - USD 41

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    9
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Minel Hotel Reviews

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

Average guest rating

9.0out of 10
Superb
Based on 167 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    10.0

    The location was perfect. The rooms were clean and modern. The whole hotel was very comfortable and inviting. The owner and stuff were superb. They could answer any ? needed, and help you with directions, shopping advice, whatever you could possibly need. The food and everything were excellent. Did I mention that the owner/manager Metin was Frickin Awesome!

  • Couple
    10.0

    We had wonderful experience with Minel Hotel in July 2011. We stayed for one week and the hotel and staff could not have been better. It has the perfect location. It is a 1 minute walk from Gulhane Park (Topkapi Palace), 3 minute walk to Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque and an easy walk to the Spice Market, Grand Bizarre, the train station (Orient Express) and Galata Bridge. Many hotels in Sultanahmet are noisy due to street traffic (a common complaint in Istanbul), but Minel Hotel is on a very quiet side street that cars cannot drive down due to steps on the street. The rooms are comfortable and clean with tv, a/c and a great shower. Although the hotel was only opened in May '11, it is clear that the hotel is regularly maintained - we even saw someone painting the few scuffs that the walls acquired between May and July. The hotel has an exceptionally friendly and helpful staff and they make each of their guests feel important with the individual attention given. Each morning there is a great Turkish breakfast to help you kick start the day while you read Istanbul guide books from the bookcase. I would definitely stay here again and I would strongly urge any friend or family member visiting Istanbul to stay at Minel Hotel.

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    Small and personal designhotel, feels like home thanks to owners, staff and nice outside patio. Great location close to tram, boats and old city.

    Not to much space in the room, even though it had character.

  • Couple
    8.8

    The location is great, very close to Gulhane Tramway station. Walking distance to Grand Bazaar and Blue Mosque. The owner is very helpful. His brother is not good at communication in English though.

    The room is a little bit too small.

  • Couple
    8.8

    excellent location, daily cleaning, modern design, TV&wifi&A/C, friendly staff

    breakfast not so various

  • Couple
    7.4

    Very nice budget design hotel. Good value for money. Pleasant staff. Rooms at the front are quiet (special especially given the location).

    Rooms at the back of the hotel are a bit noisy (traffic of tramroad).

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    low price with an amazing quality!!! the breakfast is good, the bathroom is clean and the arrangement is tidy and lovely, including air conditioner and TV which sometimes cannot find them in other hotels with same price in old sultanahmet.

  • Couple
    8.8

    Easy to find...just behind the Montana café which the cafe is besides the tram station - gulhane station. Nice staff...especially Miten...very helpful for the general information...

    Cannot flush toilet for my room

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Comfortable room, nice breakfast, friendly partners

    It's wonderful place

  • Couple
    10.0

    Very good location in Sultanamet - convenient for us just to stop by during sightseeing to freshen up. Friendly staff and nice breakfast. Clean & comfortable room. Perfect for city break.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    My 84 year old father and İ stayed at Minel hotel this summer and found it to be absolutely as described we were not at all disapointed The staff are lovely and dıd all they could to make our tıme special. The Hotel is right in the centre yet ın a quiet side road whıch is what we wanted. It is right opposite the Tocapi Palace too. Everywhere is walkable dıstance the ınterior design ıs most delıghtful.We would stay again. I would highly recommend it.

    Nothıng really but be careful if you can't manage stairs as there is no lift and the nice room we had was on the second floor.

  • Couple
    8.8

    The people from the hotel were excelent and very friendly. Nice and clean rooms.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    The location is perfect: central and very quite, the only noize is from muezzin calls from the nearws mosques but how can you hide from it in Istanbul? :) The staff is young (exept a Georgian lady preparing brekgfast and clearing rooms) and extreamly helpfull, always offered us a cup of tea and when my friend needed a glass of water to take her pills the whole bottle was offered to her, surprisengly, free of charge, as well as tea. Room was comfortable and decorated with a good taste. It was pleasant to find slippers, air condition, a hair drier, a room heating tuning from the room independantly, a full set of bath facilities with hotel logo, and a stable wifi internet connection. Breakfast is plane but tasty and substantial.

    Rooms are rather tiny and a soundprofness b/w them are not exellent. A very amazing situation with hot brekfast dishes: when you are along you get one portion of scrambled eggs. If there are 2 persons travelling together - there are only half a portion per person :) On March 8 brekfast there were quite a lot of guest at the hotel and a Gergian lady was on vacation so we get 1 portion of scrambled eggs devided for 4 persons (we two + another couple). Really very amazing %) But none of the above bothered us much, really.

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    Very nice and comfortable hotel. Next to train station and to the main important turistic places. Staff is very nice and cute, very friendly.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    It is excellent value for money, and a very cute hotel. The location is great. Breakfast is fine. Staff are friendly.

How to reach hotel

hotel Minel Hotel - Istanbul Istanbul location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Alemdar Mah. Guzel Sanatlar Sok. No:11 Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey

Get directions
City Center
  • Istanbul
    2000 ft
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    8.7 mi
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    19.0 mi
Train Stations
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station
    1400 ft
  • Cankurtaran Train Station
    2300 ft
Underground stations
  • Sishane Metro Station
    1.3 mi
  • Aksaray
    1.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Pasazade Restaurant Ottoman Cuisine (cuisine: Turkish)
    900 ft
  • Safran Restaurant (cuisine: Turkish)
    200 ft
Parks
  • Gulhane Park
    1600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    9