Eski Konak Hotel

Cankurtaran Mah. Akbiyik Cad. No:44 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul, 34122, Turkey | Hotel
Prices starting from $64.00

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Istanbul with John and Matt January 14-17

A travel blog entry by carolina2782


John organized a flight for Matt, himself and me on Emerates Airlines in business class for our short but sweet tour of Istanbul. Business class on Emerates is wonderful! I really enjoyed the experience.

We chose a hostel type hotel right in Sultanhamet not far from the Blue Mosque. The three of us shared a room for 40 Euros a night. I …

First Entry on the Road

A travel blog entry by timlaplante


So, we've had our first full day in Istanbul now. The hotel is great. We have a great view of the water over the rooftops, and the street below is totally cute. We are in the middle of the the touristy part of town where the main sites are.

The first night we walked down the street looking for dinner. More than one person mentioned to me …

I love this city

A travel blog entry by ldschaub


... not gotten us into stores, we got a good chuckle out of the comments and made the whole thing more fun.

After the bazaar, we made our way back to Suleymaniye Mosque to go inside and compare it to the others we had been to. This mosque is the largest in the city which gives the Blue Mosque a bit of competition. We also wanted to see the tombs that were there. These tombs were for sultan Suleyman I, his wife, his daughter, his mother and his ...

Heading out for the unknown experience.

A travel blog entry by leela.devere

... ones. For me this often involves someone I meet that extends an invitation..but, sometimes it is just an interesting street that is softly calling my name...sometimes it means being LOST...but...not really...if I don't mind and I have no hard schedule to keep to. It is definitely an important reason to cross an ocean! I suppose this ...

Bosphorus cruise

A travel blog entry by jillmac


Our Bosphorus tour started with a trip to the spice market situated in the old part of Istanbul. Since this was the last day of their holiday period, it was extremely crowded. We seem to have a knack for finding the crowds! Our guide said that there were 15 million people in Istanbul and he believed half of them were at the market. The market was a myriad of colour and tantalizing smells with shops selling beautiful ...

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This hotel, located in the Fatih area of Istanbul, is near Cooking Alaturka, Sirkeci Station, Yedikule (Castle of the Seven Towers), and Sokollu Mehmet Pasa Mosque.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsEski Konak Hotel Istanbul

    Reviewed by carolina2782

    Eski Konak

    Reviewed Jan 14, 2010
    by (3 reviews) Cincinnati , United States Flag of United States

    This was an inexpensive clean hostel-like hotel. The location is perfect. The guests need to be in pretty good shape as there are lots of steps.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Eski Konak Hotel Istanbul

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent