Senator Hotel Istanbul Old City

ex. Best Western Premier Senator Hotel

Gencturk Caddesi Sirvanizade Sokak No:5 Veznecile, Istanbul, Turkey, TR 34470  show map
 4 stars
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Senator Hotel Istanbul Old City

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Outdoor dining area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Breakfast room

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Verified Reviews:

  • Far from airport - Very well priced - Friendly staff - Bathroom was fine - Free shuttle service
  • Proximity to the grand bazar - Breakfast modest - Restaurant service is poor
  • Full equipped gym - Vitamin bar - Turkish bath - Free wi-fi service in the rooms
  • Lobby was nice - Rooms were clean - Recommend this hotel - Will return
  • Central location - Swimming pool - Rooms were average - Limited air-conditioning

Overview

The 4-star Senator Hotel Istanbul Old City places guests abound 27.7 km from Shopping. The property opened in 1994 and features original architecture.

The hotel has good location in the heart of a tourist area as well as a barber shop, a sauna and a private swimming pool on-site. Istanbul city center is 2 km away.

This hotel is placed in Fatih district, known for a mausoleum, a museum and a basilica.

Nearest underground station is Aksaray, which is only 200 meters away. 15 minutes' drive from Ataturk airport.

Rooms

Senator Hotel Istanbul Old City offers comfortable guestrooms with an ottoman interior as well as a panoramic view of the garden. Guests can make use of en suite bathrooms with terry bathrobes, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

In the morning a buffet breakfast is served at the bar. The on-site lobby restaurant tempts guests with local dishes. Inter bar is available on site. A variety of dishes are served in Emek Saray Restaurant and Cafe Zurich, which are only 5 minutes’ walk away.

Services

Guests can rent cars and limousines to discover the nearby sites.

Relax

Senator Hotel Istanbul Old City provides cots and babysitting for children. On-site fitness amenities include a fitness centre and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   107.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace
  • Lobby
  • Ice machine
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Mini golf

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Limousine service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Dinner
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Projector
  • Microphone
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Animation team
  • Television in lobby
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage
  • Full body massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • City view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Grecian tub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Down comforter

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Data ports
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 1 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Gencturk Caddesi Sirvanizade Sokak No:5 Veznecile, Istanbul, Turkey, TR 34470

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City Center
  • Istanbul
    2.0 km
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    12.2 km
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    32.4 km
Train Stations
  • Aksaray Tram Station
    400 m
  • Laleli Tram Station
    500 m
Underground stations
  • Aksaray
    600 m
  • Emniyet-Fatih
    1.5 km
Restaurants
  • Diana Restaurant & Pub (cuisine: International, Eclectic, Turkish)
    190 m
  • Venezia Restaurant (cuisine: Italian)
    190 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    107

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Rooms and availability

Budget Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • In-room safe
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
Room Description:

Standard|Non Refundable Budget + Breakfast

Senator Hotel Istanbul Old City photos Exterior Hotel information
Single Room
  • Room size:

    20 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • In-room safe
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Facilities for disabled
  • 24-hour room service
  • Laundry services
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Fireplace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Separate lounge
  • Dressing area
  • Closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor space
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Adjoining room
  • Ergonomic chair
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Free local calls
  • Interconnecting doors
  • Fire alarm
  • Telephone
  • Turndown service
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Grab bars in bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Extra long beds
  • Hypoallergenic pillows
  • Down comforter
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • VCR player
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Computer hookup
  • Pay movies
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Non Refundable Standard + Breakfast

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Spa King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Jacuzzi
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hot tub
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Extra long beds
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Laptop
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Standard Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Television
  • VCR player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Senator Hotel Istanbul Old City photos Room Triple Room
Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Cribs available
  • Extra long beds
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • VCR player
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Senator Hotel Istanbul Old City photos Exterior Hotel information
Junior Suite
  • Room size:

    30 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Queen-size bed and 1 Sofa bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • In-room safe
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Extra long beds
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Junior Suite|JUNIOR SUITE STANDARD

Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed, Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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Room Description:

Standard|Family Room

Senator Hotel Istanbul Old City photos Exterior Hotel information
Family Two-Bedroom Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Extra long beds
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Senator Hotel Istanbul Old City photos Room Junior Suite
Deluxe Junior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Computer hookup
Room Description:

Junior Suite|Deluxe Junior Suite

Luxury Junior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
Room Description:

Junior Suite|Luxury Junior Suite

Senator Hotel Istanbul Old City Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Suleymaniye Mosque800 m
  • süleymaniye camii800 m

Popular areas

  • Beyazit Square700 m

Places of interest

  • La mosquée du Prince200 m
  • La mosquée de Beyazit800 m
  • Marmaray Yenikapi800 m
  • Suleiman the Magnificent's Mausoleum900 m
  • La mosquée du Conquérant (Fatih Camii)900 m
  • Haseki Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi900 m

Train stations

  • Aksaray Tram Station300 m
  • Laleli Tram Station400 m
  • Yenikapi Train Station800 m

Shopping areas

  • Grand Bazaar1.1 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Laleli Mosque300 m
  • Serpent Column700 m
  • Suleymaniye Library700 m
  • Beyazit Tower800 m
  • Zeyrek Mosque800 m
  • Fatih Mosque900 m

Universities, Institutes

  • Istanbul University600 m

Underground stations

  • Aksaray500 m

Public parking

  • Istanbul University600 m
  • Istanbul University700 m

Local attractions

  • New Mosque1.5 km
    Eminonu IstanbulTurkey
  • Sultan Ahmet Cami1.5 km
    Binbir Direk Mah. Dizdariye Cesme Sok. No:43, Istanbul
  • Hagia Sophia Museum / Church 2.1 km
    Sultanahmet, Istanbul
  • Blue Mosque 1.9 km
    Sultanahmet, Istanbul
  • Isbank Museum1.6 km
    Hobyar mah Bankacilar Cad no 2, Istanbul

Near the hotel

  • Sehzade Mehmet Mosque400 m
    Sehzadebasi Cad., Istanbul
  • Suleymaniye Mosque960 m
    Mimar Sinan Cd, Suleymaniye Mh, Istanbul
  • Fatih Mosque and Complex 930 m
    IstanbulTurkey
  • Beyazit Mosque 1.1 km
    Yeniceriler Cad., Istanbul
  • Museum of Calligraphy750 m
    Bayezit Meydani, Istanbul
  • Zeyrek Mosque870 m
    Zeyrek Mah. Ibadethane Sok. Fatih Merkez, Fatih, Istanbul
  • Istanbul University970 m
    Fuat Pasa Cad., Istanbul

Restaurants nearby

  • Diana Restaurant & Pub190 m

    Address: Kemal Pasa Mah. Fethi Bey Cad. Aga Yokusu Sok. No:2
    Phone: +902125261853

    82% likes this, based on 71 reviews
    Cuisine: International, Eclectic, Turkish
    Price Range: INR 780 - INR 1 885

  • Tashan Garden Restaurant210 m

    Address: Kemalpasa Mah, Fethibey Cad
    Phone: +90 212 514 48 30

    Cuisine: Turkish

  • Tashan Arkat260 m

    Address: Kemalpasa Mah. Fethibey Cad. Tashan No:55 Bodrum Kat No:1
    Phone: + 90 212 514 48 30

    61% likes this, based on 47 reviews
    Cuisine: Eclectic

  • Venezia Restaurant190 m

    Address: Fevziye Cad. Vicenza Otel No:3 K:Giris
    Phone: 5201701

    Cuisine: Italian

  • Lale Restaurant250 m

    Address: Fethi Bey Cad. Crowne Plaza Istanbul No:10

    59% likes this, based on 22 reviews
    Cuisine: Mediterranean

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    107

Hotel Awards

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  • Ciftburgaz hotels - 15 km

Senator Hotel Istanbul Old City Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Senator Hotel Istanbul Old City

Average guest rating

7.4out of 10
Very good
Based on 52 reviews

Rating by category:

Value
5.0

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    We stayed here for 5 night and couldn't been happier. The staff was so accommodating. They help us many times and were generous with that time. The location is near the tram about 15 minutes to the sites Topkapi & Blue Mosque, we walked more often that not, but it was about a 20 minute walk. I was happy not to be close to the "tourist" area. The rooms were a nice size. The breakfast was full and had many assortments. We would stay there again.

    If you want to be very close to the the sites and don't like walking this would not be the place for you.

  • Group of friends
    5.8

    - Staff were on the whole very friendly, polite and informative. When there was a question or feedback they were very quick to try and resolve it. The staff are the beacon of this hotel - they're fantastic. - Hotel was quiet - Breakfast was quite good - the breads and pastries were amazing and fresh.

    The biggest issue for me was that the gym wasnt free. Fair enough that the massage/turkish baths require a fee but 10€ for a single use of the fitness room was too excessive for me. - In our triple room were three single beds. One of the beds had ripped sheets - not what you expect from a 4* hotel. But when we mentioned this to the cleaner - the sheet was replaced immediately. - Hotel was difficult for cab's to find (it's on a side street) - I found the prices in the hotel bar a little over the average rate for similar hotels in Istanbul

  • Single
    7.0

    The position of the hotel is quite central, there is a taxi stop nearby and the fast-tram stop at four blocks. The brakfast is ok, the room confortable, the staff quite kind.

    During my stay there were renovation works, so there was a lot of noise; I was obliged to complain three times, then the Director gave me a discount.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Nice comfortable room with a sea view

    The breakfast was not up to par. It may be 900 meters from the Grand Bazaar as the crow flies but by foot it is 1,6kms.

  • Family with children
    2.8

    Staff was very rude . I had to wait 2 hours before they checked me in The only reason I was forced to stay because I had a non refundable booking which they took great advantage of. I felt like a criminal. I was continuously watched and I did not feel comfortable. Breakfast was definately not 4 star . They were serving like 2 star breakfast. Room they said was triple bedroom. They should be fined their so called triple room was 2 single plus sofa bed single which was small like a kids bed They are supposed to be the American brand best western??????? I usually stay in Hilton or holiday inn. Never had bad experience

  • Single
    10.0

    Wonderful hotel, perfect location, room was very nice and comfortable.

  • Couple
    10.0

    This hotel is perfectly located so you can walk to old city area easily.The rooms are elegant with a roomy bathroom and sitting area with sofa, etc. There is a free fitness center - a welcome amenity for me. The staff were well-meaning and gracious. Overall, i had a lovely stay and would definitely recommend this hotel.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Service,location,cosy,friendly

    All was the very good

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    The reception staff were very friendly and helpful. The hotel was also very clean and comfortable and had modern fittings. The breakfast buffet was really good too.

    The hotel was reallt hot and we found it difficult to sleep at night time on the the night that we stayed there. the A/C wasnt working, it would only blow out warm air.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    My wife and I are now the Best Western Senator Hotel’s biggest fans. Funda at the front desk was exceptional from our initial contact, reservation, and check-in, and the rest of the staff were al so outstanding. The Bartender (we forget his name) was also cheerfull and staff Mostafa at the front door is considerate, professional, and eager to help. They seem to have a magic about the place We plan to make reservations again next year for the 40th anniversary.

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Hotel Address:

Gencturk Caddesi Sirvanizade Sokak No:5 Veznecile, Istanbul, Turkey, TR 34470

Get directions
City Center
  • Istanbul
    2.0 km
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    12.2 km
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    32.4 km
Train Stations
  • Aksaray Tram Station
    400 m
  • Laleli Tram Station
    500 m
Underground stations
  • Aksaray
    600 m
  • Emniyet-Fatih
    1.5 km
Restaurants
  • Diana Restaurant & Pub (cuisine: International, Eclectic, Turkish)
    190 m
  • Venezia Restaurant (cuisine: Italian)
    190 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    107

Hotel Awards

TurkishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedIstanbulSenator Hotel Istanbul Old City

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

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