Senatus Hotel - Istanbul

Akbiyik Caddesi No: 40, Istanbul, Turkey, 34122  show map
 3 stars
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Senatus Hotel - Istanbul

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

EUR 15 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Welcome drink

Cafe

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa & wellness center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Verified Reviews:

  • Very safe - Close to everything - Restaurant attached - Great food and wine
  • In the middle of sultanahmet - Great service - Good beds - Free wi-fi - Great price
  • Great hotel - Short walk to the blue mosque - Breakfast was top quality - No great views
  • Close to all the major attractions - Nice and clean rooms - Bathroom had whirlpool
  • Great location - Extremely friendly staff - Highly recommended - Noisy at night

Overview

Senatus Hotel is a 3-star contemporary venue featuring an elegant accommodation a short way from Galata Bridge, Mosque of Sehzade and Sehzade Mehmet Mosque. Since 2010 the hotel has been hosting guests in a 4-story French building.

The property is ideally placed in the heart of Istanbul. Set within a 10-minute walking distance from Istanbul city center.

The hotel offers easy access to a bazaar and boutiques.

5 minutes' walk to Sultanahmet Tram train station. It takes around 15 minutes' drive to get to Ataturk airport, which is 15 km away.

Rooms

Rooms of Senatus Hotel are appointed with a dining area, free wireless internet, a pantry, a safe and a rollaway bed. The rooms look on to the city. They are furnished with a traditional décor.

Eat & Drink

A buffet breakfast is offered at the café. The outdoor restaurant serves dishes of Turkish cuisine. Guests can try coffee and tea served in the lobby bar. Serving a wide assortment of dishes, Meat House Restaurant and Oceans 7 Restaurant are about 50 meters from the property.

Services

The hotel offers car, limousine and bicycle rentals to all guests.

Relax

Guests with children can use babysitting, cribs and a special menu available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation might be needed) at EUR 15 per day.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   22.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking on request
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Limousine service
  • Medical facilities service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Akbiyik Caddesi No: 40, Istanbul, Turkey, 34122

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City Center
  • Istanbul
    1000 ft
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    8.8 mi
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    18.7 mi
Train Stations
  • Cankurtaran Train Station
    1000 ft
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station
    1700 ft
Underground stations
  • Sishane Metro Station
    1.6 mi
  • Aksaray
    1.7 mi
Restaurants
  • Albura Kathisma (cuisine: Turkish)
    100 ft
  • Metropolis Cafe And Restaurant
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    22

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Rooms and availability

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Executive Family Suite
Size: 520 sq. feet
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    Size: 140 sq. feet
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      Basement Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed
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        Bed type: King-size bed
        Size: 220 sq. feet
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            Bed type: Queen-size bed
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              Junior Suite
              Bed type: Double bed
              Size: 220 sq. feet
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                  Deluxe Double Room
                  Bed type: Double bed
                  Size: 175 sq. feet
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                    How to reach hotel

                    hotel Senatus Hotel - Istanbul Istanbul location
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                    Hotel Address:

                    Akbiyik Caddesi No: 40, Istanbul, Turkey, 34122

                    Get directions
                    City Center
                    • Istanbul
                      1000 ft
                    Airports
                    • Ataturk (IST)
                      8.8 mi
                    • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
                      18.7 mi
                    Train Stations
                    • Cankurtaran Train Station
                      1000 ft
                    • Sultanahmet Tram Station
                      1700 ft
                    Underground stations
                    • Sishane Metro Station
                      1.6 mi
                    • Aksaray
                      1.7 mi
                    Restaurants
                    • Albura Kathisma (cuisine: Turkish)
                      100 ft
                    • Metropolis Cafe And Restaurant
                      100 ft
                    Hotel information
                    • Check-in:
                      from  2 pm
                    • Check-out:
                      until  12 pm
                    • Number of floors:
                      4
                    • Number of rooms:
                      22

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                    What's nearby

                    Tourist attractions

                    Popular areas

                    • City Center - 700 ft

                    Places of interest

                    • Le hammam de Roxelane (Haseki Hürem Hamami) - 400 ft
                    • La fontaine Ahmet III - 700 ft
                    • Saint Sophia - 1000 ft
                    • Hippodrome - 1000 ft
                    • La rue de la Source Froide (Sogukçesme Sokak) - 1000 ft
                    • Istanbul Gay Private Tours - 1000 ft
                    • Le milliaire d'Or - 1000 ft
                    • Mosquée Bleue - 1000 ft
                    • Petite Sainte Sophie - 1400 ft
                    • Pasifik Travel Agency - Day Tours - 1400 ft

                    Train stations

                    • Cankurtaran Train Station - 700 ft
                    • Sultanahmet Tram Station - 1400 ft

                    Shopping areas

                    • Media Museum - 1700 ft
                    • Archäologisches Museum - 1700 ft

                    Monuments and Landmarks

                    • Bath House of Haseki Hurrem Sultan - 400 ft
                    • Roman Hippodrome - 1000 ft
                    • Hagia Sophia - 1000 ft
                    • Hagia Irene - 1400 ft
                    • Cagaloglu Turkish Bath - 2000 ft
                    • Sokollu Mehmet Pasha Mosque - 2000 ft

                    Museums

                    • Archeological Museum - 2000 ft

                    Local attractions

                    • Istanbul University - 5200 ft
                      Fuat Pasa Cad., Istanbul
                    • Sehzade Mehmet Mosque - 1.2 mi
                      Sehzadebasi Cad., Istanbul
                    • Corlulu Ali Pasa Medresesi - 1.4 mi
                      Between Sultanahmet Square and Beyazit Square, Istanbul
                    • Suleymaniye Mosque - 1.1 mi
                      Mimar Sinan Cd, Suleymaniye Mh, Istanbul
                    • Galata Bridge - 1.2 mi
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                    Near the hotel

                    • Hagia Sophia Museum / Church - 1100 ft
                      Sultanahmet, Istanbul
                    • Akbiyik Street - 500 ft
                      Akbiyik Street, Istanbul
                    • Besiktas - 1000 ft
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                    • Sokollu Mehmet Pasa Mosque - 1300 ft
                      Kucuk Ayasofya Mh. 34122 Fatih, Istanbul
                    • Sultanahmet District - 700 ft
                      Sultanahmet, Istanbul
                    • Blue Mosque - 1600 ft
                      Sultanahmet, Istanbul
                    • Arap Camii - 1000 ft
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                    Restaurants nearby

                    • Albura Kathisma - 100 ft

                      Address: Cankurtaran Mah. Yeni AkbIyIk Cad. No:38
                      Phone: +90 212 517 90 31

                      78% likes this, based on 1050 reviews
                      Cuisine: Turkish
                      Price Range: USD 7 - USD 40

                    • Antique Turquoise Cafe Restaurant Bar - 100 ft

                      Address: AkbIyIk Cad no 40

                      73% likes this, based on 387 reviews

                    • Tria Elegance Restaurant - 300 ft

                      Address: Akbiyik Caddesi
                      Phone: 902125184518

                      79% likes this, based on 561 reviews
                      Cuisine: International, Turkish
                      Price Range: USD 8 - USD 73

                    • Metropolis Cafe And Restaurant - 100 ft

                      Address: Akbiyik Caddesi, Terbiyik Sokak No:19
                      Phone: +902125176826

                      71% likes this, based on 592 reviews

                    • Meat House Restaurant - 100 ft

                      Address: Kutlugun Sok No 34, Istanbul
                      Phone: 458 6863

                      76% likes this, based on 320 reviews
                      Cuisine: Turkish

                    Hotel information
                    • Check-in:
                      from  2 pm
                    • Check-out:
                      until  12 pm
                    • Number of floors:
                      4
                    • Number of rooms:
                      22

                    Hotel Awards

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

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                    Senatus Hotel Reviews

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

                    Average guest rating

                    9.2out of 10
                    Superb
                    Based on 106 reviews

                    Rating by category:

                    Location
                    10.0
                    Rooms
                    10.0
                    Service
                    10.0
                    Value
                    10.0
                    Dining
                    10.0

                    Guest reviews

                    • Group of friends
                      9.6

                      The staff was great, they made us to feel like home.

                    • Group of friends
                      8.2

                      Het hotel is schoon en zeer mooi, goede ligging alle bezienswaardigheden dichtbij. Het personeel ... super aardig: Selçuk (recept) Ufuk ( blondy) Habib ... Ramin (spreekt nederlands, handig hoor) ik kom zeker terug in het Senauts Hotel ...groetjes Diana & Annemarie 11 mei t/m 14 mei 2010

                      Misschien geen klacht maar een opmerking, in de badkamer zijn maar twee haakjes voor de badjassen, dus wat meer haakjes voor je kleding.

                    • Couple
                      8.8

                      It is wonderful hotel I like the location & staff I will stay in same hotel next time I recommend it to you

                      I think the price was high

                    • Older travelers
                      10.0

                      Room was well designed, spacious, comfy bed. tea making facilities,spotlessly clean, timber floors, nice marble bathroom with bath and shower combined, plenty of cupboard space. Breakast was continental and served in downstairs streetside restaurant by pleasant staff. Location of hotel was near Blue Mosque and you could hear calls to prayer.Lots of cafes/restaurants in same street.

                    • Older travelers
                      10.0

                      This hotel was recommended by the Irish Times travel supplement. It lived up to it's expectation. Very friendly, clean and a great breakfast.

                      The bedroom was a bit small in so far as there was very little drawer space but this was made up for by the sixe of the shower!

                    • Family with children
                      8.8

                      senatus is in a great location-the staff are very helpful and the hotel is very comfortable.

                    • Family with children
                      8.8

                      Great location; really nice quiet and cool temperature rooms; good modern fit out; helpful and friendly staff; not too expensive; excellent car service to and from airport at reasonable price. If you're holidaying in Istanbul you should consider this.

                      Only slightly negative comment is the breakfast could have been better with more choice.

                    • Couple
                      9.6

                      Ideally located within the Sultanahmet district. Senatus is a genuine boutique hotel with tasefully decorated rooms. Staff is very cooperative and are always happy to give advice, local knowledge helps alot so share your plan with them when you leave and they'll give you some useful tips. Breakfast at Palatam is outstanding (we stayed in 7 different hotels across Turkey and theirs was by far the best!). We also got a complimentary updrade to a deluxe room upon check in because our flight got late and we reached the hotel after midnight. A very pleasant experience all in all.

                    • Family with children
                      9.6

                      Beautiful rooms.great location very very friendly and cooperative staff.

                    • Older travelers
                      10.0

                      The best thing about Senatus Hotel is, without a doubt, the staff, They are without a single exception intelligent, kind and hospitable. We came to look forward to our interactions with them each day. In addition, the hotel's location was great. Guests can walk to Topkapi; the Blue Mosque and Aya Sophia. The spice Bazaar is near by and the Grand Bazaar is on the tram line that passes near by. The tram is user-friendly. There is a little shopping district within walking distance from the hotel where one can purchase nice gifts. The hotel's decor was beautiful; the beds comfortable; and the breakfast (especially the cappicino) was wonderful. As an added bonus, the hairdryer has an outlet that allows one to use and/or recharge appliances which use 110 (American) current.

                      In the standard room the bathroom was too small for two people to occupy comfortably. If this will bother you, choose the upgraded room which has a larger bathroom.

                    • Older travelers
                      9.6

                      It is a charming boutique hotel, bang in the middle of the Sultanahmet area, surrounded by superb restaurants and within walking distance of most of the tourist sites. The staff were excellent and well informed, and advised us on getting around. We got superb service and were made to feel at home.I Would stay here again, and recommend it to other travellers.

                    • Older travelers
                      10.0

                      If you are reading this and are looking for a hotel in old Istanbul then look no further, This place is brilliant. very stylish, great decor, perfect room layout, excellent bath and shower, the most comfortable bed ever, Lots of small great touches to, complimentary tea and coffee, water. The staff are really top notch and have a great sense of humour. This is a true high class boutique hotel with excellent staff- trust me stay here.

                      This is the most perfect hotel i have ever stayed in. The one thing i learnt is that if there is something at breakfast not on display - just ask and it will appear.

                    • Older travelers
                      9.6

                      Having chosen to visit Istanbul to visit the great sites such as the Blue Mosque and Topkapi Palace we wanted to stay within walking distance and in an area that had historical character so we chose on line the hotel Senatus which is in Sultanamnet. It was perfect, only 5 minutes walk from all major sites, surrounded by restuarants and bars. Our superior room was very spacious with lots of wardrobe space, a great bathroom with a jaccuzi bath, wide screen television, very comfortable king size bed and good modern decor. There was a Turkish style breakfast included, lots of cheeses, eggs, cold meats, salads and fruit with warm rolls. When the hotel received our booking, they immediately sent us an email offering to arrange a transfer from the airport which was great as some of the little streets in the area are quite difficult to find and we also had them arrange our return transfer. We only ate lunch at the hotel in between our site seeing, which was very pleasant and the hotel staff reccommended and booked other restuarants within walking distance for us for dinner. The street that the hotel is in is lined with all sorts of tourist restaurants and bars and I suppose that if you have the windows open it could be noisy, however the the windows were double glazed and there was very good air conditioning. All in all a very happy experience and we would have no problem in going back again.

                    • Couple
                      8.8

                      The rooms are very clean, new and modern. Although small, the bathroom was state of the art with very nice showers.

                      The size of our room was on the small side.

                    • Couple
                      7.4

                      Hotel and room decor was clean and good quality. Restaurant food quality was good for reasonable price. Sauna facility was brand new and very good with ability to watch TV whilst still in sauna!

                      reception is on 2nd floor, meaning that our room on the first floor was atually in the basement. This meant that the room had a feeling of artifical light. Room was well furnished but of irregular shape making getting through the front door a bit of a squeeze!

                    How to reach hotel

                    hotel Senatus Hotel - Istanbul Istanbul location
                    Show big map »

                    Hotel Address:

                    Akbiyik Caddesi No: 40, Istanbul, Turkey, 34122

                    Get directions
                    City Center
                    • Istanbul
                      1000 ft
                    Airports
                    • Ataturk (IST)
                      8.8 mi
                    • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
                      18.7 mi
                    Train Stations
                    • Cankurtaran Train Station
                      1000 ft
                    • Sultanahmet Tram Station
                      1700 ft
                    Underground stations
                    • Sishane Metro Station
                      1.6 mi
                    • Aksaray
                      1.7 mi
                    Restaurants
                    • Albura Kathisma (cuisine: Turkish)
                      100 ft
                    • Metropolis Cafe And Restaurant
                      100 ft
                    Hotel information
                    • Check-in:
                      from  2 pm
                    • Check-out:
                      until  12 pm
                    • Number of floors:
                      4
                    • Number of rooms:
                      22

                    Hotel Awards

                    TurkishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedIstanbulSenatus Hotel

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

                    Use Badge