Lamp Hotel - Istanbul

Akbiyik Cad No:66 - Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey  show map
 3 stars
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Lamp Hotel - Istanbul

Wi-Fi
Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Overview

The 3-star Lamp Hotel offers fine an excellent accommodation to stay in Istanbul.

The hotel lies 200 meters away from Mosaic Museum and 250 meters from Blue Mosque. Lamp Hotel is within about 10 minutes' walk of the center of Istanbul.

This hotel is placed in Sisli district, known for a basilica, a museum and a mosque.

It will take a 20-minute drive to get to Ataturk airport.

Rooms

The hotel provides comfortable rooms including economy double room, standard twin room and standard triple room. They are equipped with heating, television with satellite channels, a balcony, a closet and a trouser press. Lamp Hotel features rooms with the garden view. Bathrooms are appointed with a shower, a hairdryer and guest toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Guests can enjoy Turkish meals served in Albura Kathisma and Palato Cafe Restaurant 50 meters away from the hotel.

Services

Multilingual staff offers laundry, dry cleaning and room service.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   7.

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Facilities

General

  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Television in lobby

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City view
  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Separate tub and shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 1 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed EUR 20
Children above
2 years or adults
Extra bed EUR 20
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Lamp Hotel - Istanbul Istanbul location
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Hotel Address:

Akbiyik Cad No:66 - Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey

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City Center
  • Istanbul
    200 m
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    14.0 km
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    30.2 km
Train Stations
  • Cankurtaran Train Station
    300 m
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station
    500 m
Underground stations
  • Aksaray
    2.7 km
  • Sishane Metro Station
    2.7 km
Restaurants
  • Cafe Rumist (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, European)
    60 m
  • Palato Cafe Restaurant (cuisine: International, Turkish)
    10 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    7

Rooms and availability

Standard Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Economy Double Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Lamp Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Blue Mosque200 m
  • Basilica Cistern400 m

Popular areas

  • City Center100 m

Places of interest

  • Mosquée Bleue200 m
  • Le hammam de Roxelane (Haseki Hürem Hamami)200 m
  • Hippodrome300 m
  • Le milliaire d'Or300 m
  • Pasifik Travel Agency - Day Tours400 m
  • Istanbul Gay Private Tours400 m
  • La fontaine Ahmet III400 m
  • Saint Sophia400 m
  • Petite Sainte Sophie500 m
  • La rue de la Source Froide (Sogukçesme Sokak)500 m
  • La mosquée de Sokollu Mehmet Pasa600 m

Train stations

  • Cankurtaran Train Station200 m
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station400 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Bath House of Haseki Hurrem Sultan 200 m
  • Roman Hippodrome300 m
  • Hagia Sophia400 m
  • Sokollu Mehmet Pasha Mosque500 m
  • Hagia Irene500 m
  • Little Hagia Sophia Mosque600 m

Museums

  • Media Museum500 m

Local attractions

  • Istanbul University1.6 km
    Fuat Pasa Cad., Istanbul
  • Sehzade Mehmet Mosque1.8 km
    Sehzadebasi Cad., Istanbul
  • Galata Tower2.4 km
    Buyuk Hendek Cad., Istanbul
  • Suleymaniye Mosque1.8 km
    Mimar Sinan Cd, Suleymaniye Mh, Istanbul
  • Galata Bridge2.0 km
    IstanbulTurkey

Near the hotel

  • Sultanahmet District170 m
    Sultanahmet, Istanbul
  • Akbiyik Street20 m
    Akbiyik Street, Istanbul
  • Besiktas200 m
    IstanbulTurkey
  • Sokollu Mehmet Pasa Mosque250 m
    Kucuk Ayasofya Mh. 34122 Fatih, Istanbul
  • Hagia Sophia Museum / Church 440 m
    Sultanahmet, Istanbul
  • Blue Mosque 360 m
    Sultanahmet, Istanbul
  • Arap Camii200 m
    IstanbulTurkey

Restaurants nearby

  • Cafe Rumist60 m

    Address: Akbiyik Caddesi No:5
    Phone: 902124586641

    85% likes this, based on 628 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, European, Turkish
    Price Range: NZD 20 - NZD 56

  • Akbiyik Fish House30 m

    Address: Mimar Mehmet Aga Caddesi No: 33/1A
    Phone: 0 212 458 28 68

    Cuisine: Turkish

  • The Cozy Garden Istanbul30 m

    Address: Mimar Mehmet Aga Cad. No:23/A Sultanahmet
    Phone: +902125176722

    79% likes this, based on 166 reviews
    Cuisine: Turkish
    Price Range: NZD 9 - NZD 43

  • Palato Cafe Restaurant10 m

    Address: Akbiyik Cad.
    Phone: +902124585879

    77% likes this, based on 134 reviews
    Cuisine: International, Turkish
    Price Range: NZD 8 - NZD 36

  • Galissta Restaurant20 m

    Address: Mimar Mehmet Cd. No. 28/30
    Phone: +90 212 458 12 11

    Cuisine: Turkish

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    7
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Lamp Hotel Reviews

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

Average guest rating

8.4out of 10
Superb
Based on 117 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    It was central, quiet and the staff and breakfast were great

    the stairs

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    I really enjoyed the hospitality. We were greeted outside when we arrived and invited to sit and have tea. Mumad was just a joy. He was very personable and provided whatever information we may have needed. The rooms were clean and we had a great view of the street. I would definitely stay here again. I just really appreciated the down home feel in another country so far from home. :-) It was also situated in a great neighborhood. Tons of shopping and close to tourist sites and transportation.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    very kind staffs and good location for a sightseeing, traditional Turkey breakfast.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    excellent location in the old city. great host for whom nothing was too much trouble - with excellent english language skills which is always helpful. very good breakfast too.

  • Couple
    10.0

    rooms very nice and confortables, staff kind and nice, good and abundant breakfast, good position

  • Family with children
    9.2

    The owner, Mehmet, is an extremely helpful and hospitable man. His English is good and he's always willing to make suggestions and answer questions. The breakfast is buffet-style and authentically Turkish. We really enjoyed our stay!

    The triple room is a little small for three people, but the view of the Blue Mosque made up for it.

  • Single
    8.2

    Good location, near the Blue Mosque and friendly host.

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    The hostel is nicely situated and we were lucky to get the big family room with nice views up the street and enough space to make ourselves comfortable.

    The frequently praised breakfast terrace has been "cancelled", as Mehmet said, in order to create two more rooms.Guests are meant to have breakfast in the tiny lobby now. 8 people have to squeeze up on two small tables, and every morning some guests who come down for breakfast have to wait for a place.The "buffet breakfast", that you collect from the tea kitchen, is hardly worth the trouble: no honey, just one kind of cheap cheese from the supermarket, the highlight is a small portion of yoghurt for everyone.When Mehmet and his brother have breakfast next to their guests, it looks a bit different: fried eggs, sesame rings, honey ... When we arrived, Mehmet told us that he had to put up the couple who had lived in our room before in his own house for the last night they had booked. In return he had to send us somewhere else for our last night. Two other guests, who had paid for a double room with private bathroom, were put up in a kind of boxroom for their first night. Mehmet wouldn't think of offering any compensation for these funny little mistakes, even if you told him that you expected him to.

  • Couple
    10.0

    The owner was very curteous and friendly, and at all times tried to make sure we were comfortable. When we got lost on the way back one night, arriving at quite an unsociable hour, he got up to let us in and thankfully didn't make an issue of it. (Perhaps he should come up with a new system for the door that would save him some sleep!) The room was a decent size with an excellent view of the mosque. The towels and bedding were clean. Breakfast was good, we especially liked the yoghurt. As mentioned in other reviews, the bathrooms are compact but that's to be expected as it's quite a small Hotel. I had no problem with it- you would probably be paying a similar price staying at a hostel with shared bathrooms. Excellent budget accommodation!

  • Couple
    6.0

    The view of the Blue Mosque and its location were fantastic.

    I expected more for the money. The bathroom had a toilet crammed in an area too small to sit forward, and the shower was basically on top of the toilet.

  • Couple
    8.8

    The lamp guesthouse has the best possible location in the heart of Old Sultanhamet. We had a simply amazing view (the Blue Mosque, just 200 yards away... ) by our bedroom window. The bed was super confortable and the room, despite being on the small side, was very clean with a 'Turkish decor' touch that you rarely find in that hotel category. Most of all, Mehmet, the owner, made us feel at home, he was lovely and welcoming, and let us browse the internet whenever we wanted to. If we go back to Istanbul (which we certainly will), we will stay there again.

    Like in many hotels, the bathroon was small and you have to be ready to have your shower next to the toilet (it does not bother us, but I know people who would not feel comfortable) which wets the whole bathroom floor. It was clean though, but a little bit of Grotbuster would make it look healthier.Also you should be aware that power cuts are frequent in this area. We did not have electricity/hot shower for one day and one night - but that was no fault of the guesthouse, just bad luck.

  • Single
    6.2

    Sight on blue mosquee, close to everything, kitchen available for a cup of tea

    No communication with the guys at the reception, when trying to chat they gave me wrong tourist info like places were closed especially that day...not helpful and not very welcoming. Don t ask for airport shuttle, it s expensive and so easy to get around with public tranportation ... 3 tl instead of 50 tl offered by the hotel!!!

  • Single
    8.8

    The Blue Mosque view is magical and the breakfasts (and view from the breakfast room) are lovely. The position of the guesthouse is great too.

    I was unwell when I arrived and I think you need to be feeling quite robust to get the most out of staying here.

  • Couple
    7.8

    The hospitability was superb.

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    Twın room but both beds were doubles))

    Could do wıth a lıttle maıntenance, or ıs that part of the package?

How to reach hotel

hotel Lamp Hotel - Istanbul Istanbul location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Akbiyik Cad No:66 - Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey

Get directions
City Center
  • Istanbul
    200 m
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    14.0 km
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    30.2 km
Train Stations
  • Cankurtaran Train Station
    300 m
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station
    500 m
Underground stations
  • Aksaray
    2.7 km
  • Sishane Metro Station
    2.7 km
Restaurants
  • Cafe Rumist (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, European)
    60 m
  • Palato Cafe Restaurant (cuisine: International, Turkish)
    10 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    7