The Byzantium Hotel & Suites
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Business Services
TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Byzantium Hotel & Suites Istanbul
The food here was good but the main attraction was their rooftop terrace. Enclosed if it's closed and with a view to the blue mosque.
The staff are also very helpful and make an effort to treat you individually.
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