Acra Hotel - Istanbul

Mimar Mehmet Aga Cad. Amiral Tafdil Sok No 5, Istanbul, Turkey, 34400  show map
 4 stars
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Acra Hotel - Istanbul

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

 Meeting facilities

Business center

Verified Reviews:

  • Bars and restaurants close by - No terrace - Beautiful views - Free transfer from the airport
  • Blue mosque is not far away - Decent bathroom - Beds were comfortable - Free wifi
  • Historical places are nearby - Team was very helpful - Breakfast good - Highly recommended
  • Close to topkapi palace - Room spacious - Service very good - Tea cafe service in the lobby
  • Lovely hotel - Great location - Room was cleaned every day - Price was also great

Overview

Located in the historical centre of Istanbul, the four-star Acra hotel is a luxurious residence within a short stroll from the Sacred Palace and Blue Mosque.

Decorated in opulent classic style the property offers a huge swimming pool, a well-equipped fitness centre and a full-service spa with a sauna and a Jacuzzi.

The hotel’s 30 deluxe comfortable guestrooms with spectacular views of the Bosphorus feature individual artistic décor, designer antique furnishings, climate control, mini-bars, in-room safes, satellite television, multi-line phones and internet access.

Acra restaurant serves authentic Turkish cuisine.

Ataturk International Airport is 14km away.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   30.

Rooms

All 30 elegant non-smoking guestrooms come with private balconies, luxurious antique furniture, cozy premium bedding, air conditioning, mini-bars, safety deposit boxes, cable television, cordless phones, marble bathrooms with hair dryers, complimentary toiletries and free high-speed internet access.

Superior queen room offers a queen-size bed, natural linen, blackout drapes, a working desk, a coffee-maker, an alarm clock, a fridge and wake-up calls.

Superior twin room is appointed with two single beds, natural fabrics, blackout drapes, a working desk, a coffee-maker, an alarm clock, a fridge, pay movies and turn-down service.

Suite features a king-size bed, hypo-allergenic linen, a terrace, a sofa, remote curtain control, a living room and a dining area.

All children under the age of six may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. Pets are allowed on request.

Dining options

Buffet breakfast is served for free at the Acra restaurant every morning from 7am till 10.30am.

Acra restaurant offers regional Turkish specialties in traditional homely ambiance daily from 7am till 11pm.

At the hotel Acra guests are invited to a buffet breakfast served for free. 

Services

The contemporary meeting rooms with seating capacity up to 100 people are appointed with up-to-date printers, scanners, photocopiers and fax machines.

Wireless internet connection is available in the entire hotel and is free of charge.

Leisure

Leisure and relax area includes a swimming pool, a first-rate spa with a sauna, a Jacuzzi and a well-equipped fitness centre.

The spa offers a wide range of massages and treatment procedures.

Among the activities available on site are swimming, cycling, diving and jogging.

Additional features

The guests are provided with free parking, car rental, currency exchange, 24-hour front desk, smoke detectors, luggage storage, tour desk, dry cleaning, ticket service, laundry, non-smoking rooms, air conditioning, room service, ironing facilities, dining facilities, in-room breakfast, business facilities, wireless internet access, secretarial service, fax and photocopying service, leisure facilities.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Executive/Club floor
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Public areas with access for disabled

Guest Parking

  • Free private parking is possible at a location nearby.

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Medical facilities service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Breakfast room
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Business services
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Garden area
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Living room
  • Separate sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Bedroom

  • Paid bed linen & towels
  • Premium bedding

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  1 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

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

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Mimar Mehmet Aga Cad. Amiral Tafdil Sok No 5, Istanbul, Turkey, 34400

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City Center
  • Istanbul
    300 m
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    14.0km
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    30.1km
Train Stations
  • Haydarpasa Train Station
    3.5km
  • Train Stations
    100 m
Underground stations
  • Aksaray
    2.8km
  • Taksim
    3.7km
Restaurants
  • Cafe Rumist (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, European)
    60 m
  • Albura Kathisma (cuisine: Seafood, Barbecue, Café)
    140 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    30

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Rooms and availability

All 30 elegant non-smoking guestrooms come with private balconies, luxurious antique furniture, cozy premium bedding, air conditioning, mini-bars, safety deposit boxes, cable television, cordless phones, marble bathrooms with hair dryers, complimentary toiletries and free high-speed internet access.

Superior queen room offers a queen-size bed, natural linen, blackout drapes, a working desk, a coffee-maker, an alarm clock, a fridge and wake-up calls.

Superior twin room is appointed with two single beds, natural fabrics, blackout drapes, a working desk, a coffee-maker, an alarm clock, a fridge, pay movies and turn-down service.

Suite features a king-size bed, hypo-allergenic linen, a terrace, a sofa, remote curtain control, a living room and a dining area.

All children under the age of six may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. Pets are allowed on request.

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Superior Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed
Size: 25m2
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Offering extra space and upgraded décor.

Room facilities
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    Bed type: Double Bed
    Size: 25m2
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    The room with private bathroom is nicely appointed with elegant bedroom furniture. The interior is classical, with national features.

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      Standard Triple Room
      Bed type: Triple
      Size: 25m2
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      The room with private bathroom is nicely appointed with elegant bedroom furniture. The interior is classical, with national features.

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        Bed type: Double Bed or Double or Twin beds
        Size: 25m2
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        The room with private bathroom is nicely appointed with elegant bedroom furniture. The interior is classical, with national features.

        Room facilities
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          Size: 37m2
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          The room with private bathroom is nicely appointed with elegant bedroom furniture. The interior is classical, with national features.

          Room facilities
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            Two connection rooms.

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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Acra Hotel - Istanbul Istanbul location
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              Hotel Address:

              Mimar Mehmet Aga Cad. Amiral Tafdil Sok No 5, Istanbul, Turkey, 34400

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Istanbul
                300 m
              Airports
              • Ataturk (IST)
                14.0km
              • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
                30.1km
              Train Stations
              • Haydarpasa Train Station
                3.5km
              • Train Stations
                100 m
              Underground stations
              • Aksaray
                2.8km
              • Taksim
                3.7km
              Restaurants
              • Cafe Rumist (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, European)
                60 m
              • Albura Kathisma (cuisine: Seafood, Barbecue, Café)
                140 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  1 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2009
              • Number of rooms:
                30

              Hotel Awards

              TurkishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedIstanbulAcra Hotel

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

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              Acra Hotel Location

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              What's nearby

              What's nearby.

              The Sacred Palace, a famous historic building is just 100m away from the hotel.

              Blue Mosque, a noted religious site is within 200m away.

              Hagia Sophia, a popular attraction place is about 400m away.

              Basilica Cistern, a noted entertainment area is approximately 500m away.

              Topkapi Palace, a well-known cultural landmark is within 900m from the residence.

              The Archeological Museum is situated about 800m away.

              Sulthanahmet Square, a famous recreation place is approximately 500m away.

              Grand Bazaar, a popular shopping district is about 1.1km away.

              Tourist attractions

              Popular areas

              • City Center - 200 m

              Places of interest

              • Le hammam de Roxelane (Haseki Hürem Hamami) - 200 m
              • Mosquée Bleue - 200 m
              • Hippodrome - 300 m
              • Saint Sophia - 400 m
              • Istanbul Gay Private Tours - 400 m
              • La fontaine Ahmet III - 400 m
              • Le milliaire d'Or - 400 m
              • Pasifik Travel Agency - Day Tours - 500 m
              • La rue de la Source Froide (Sogukçesme Sokak) - 500 m
              • Petite Sainte Sophie - 500 m
              • La mosquée de Sokollu Mehmet Pasa - 600 m
              • La colonne de Constantin - 800 m
              • Theodosianische Mauer - 900 m
              • L'aqueduc de Valens - 900 m
              • Holzhäuser - 900 m
              • Istanbul Tag 3, Sisli und Beyazit - 1.0km

              Museums

              • Archeological Museum - 800 m

              Parks

              • Gülhane-Park - 900 m

              Local Attractions

              • Museum of Calligraphy - 1.5km
                Bayezit Meydani, Istanbul
              • Suleymaniye Mosque - 1.8km
                Mimar Sinan Cd, Suleymaniye Mh, Istanbul
              • Galata Bridge - 2.0km
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              • Istanbul University - 1.6km
                Fuat Pasa Cad., Istanbul
              • Sehzade Mehmet Mosque - 1.9km
                Sehzadebasi Cad., Istanbul

              Near the hotelNear the hotel

              • Sultanahmet District - 110 m
                Sultanahmet, Istanbul
              • Akbiyik Street - 60 m
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              • Besiktas - 260 m
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              • Sokollu Mehmet Pasa Mosque - 300 m
                Kucuk Ayasofya Mh. 34122 Fatih, Istanbul
              • Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya) - 450 m
                Sultanahmet, Istanbul
              • Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmet Camii) - 420 m
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              • Arap Camii - 260 m
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              Restaurants Nearby

              • Cafe Rumist - 60 m

                Address: Akbiyik Caddesi No:5
                Phone: 902124586641

                74% likes this, based on 626 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, European, Turkish
                Price Range: CAD 18 - CAD 52

              • Dubb Ethnic Restaurant - 30 m

                Address: Amiral Taftil Sok No:25
                Phone: 517 6828

                86% likes this, based on 202 reviews
                Cuisine: Indian

              • Obelisk Restaurant - 10 m

                Address: A.Tafdil Sokak No 17/19
                Phone: 90 212 5177173

                96% likes this, based on 44 reviews
                Cuisine: Turkish

              • Albura Kathisma - 140 m

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

                74% likes this, based on 1049 reviews
                Cuisine: Seafood, Barbecue, Café, Turkish
                Price Range: CAD 9 - CAD 52

              • Balikci Sabahattin - 60 m

                Address: Seyit Hasan - Cankurtaran
                Phone: 02124581824

                63% likes this, based on 442 reviews
                Cuisine: Seafood, Turkish
                Price Range: CAD 39 - CAD 132

              Getting there.

              Ataturk International Airport is within 14km from the hotel.

              Airport shuttle is available on request.

              Getting around.

              Haydarpasa Train Station is within 3.4km from the hotel.

              Aksaray Subway Station is about 2.6km away.

              Emniyet Fatih Subway Station is approximately 3.6km away.

              Free public parking is possible at a location nearby.

              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  1 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2009
              • Number of rooms:
                30

              Hotel Awards

              TurkishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedIstanbulAcra Hotel

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

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              Acra Hotel Reviews

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

              Individual guest reviews

              • Group of friends
                10.0

                The Acra Hotel is a beautiful building with comfortable and high quality design in all areas. The breakfast room has ancient foundations, the service in all respects was impeccable. The desk staff was very helpful. I would stay again any time.

              • Couple
                10.0

                Beautiful small hotel in a 2-minute walk from the Hagia Sophia, with very friendly staff and pleasant trifles such sheep cheese, fresh strawberries and honey in the comb for breakfast & free wi-fi in the rooms. Were very satisfied.

              • Group of friends
                7.8

                Very convenient location. Very helpful staff. Comfortable room.

                We thought that the breakfast was not up to the standard of the other facilities of the hotel.

              • Couple
                10.0

                The staff was very nice, the location was great

                The breakfast is a little poor. I also would have appreciated if the staff had warned us about all the swindling going on in Istanbul: taxis not starting the meters, charging you double, shoe shiners dropping their brush, etc... Tourists beware!

              • Family with children
                10.0

                Excellent location with excellent staff. Breakfast was good. We booked a triple room which was of a decent size. Staff courtesy and positive attitude made all the difference.

              • Group of friends
                7.8

                excellent location in a peaceful and safe areal

                breakfast warm dishes were not warm

              • Family with children
                9.2

                Location, friendly staff, new clean luxury bathroom, good shower, space, good mattress with comfy sheets, nice interior with good quality furniture.

                The room next door was a family with a baby and young children. I was woken up a couple of times by baby crying at mid night/ early hours. I could hear even whispering voices. The double grazing window was good to keep the noise outside shut.

              • Group of friends
                7.8

                Very friendly and helpfull personnel. Excellent location in the ancient part of the city.

                Hotel and rooms are ok but not overwhelming (compared to the pictures on the website)

              • Family with children
                9.2

                The locatıon, the fact that our famıly room was ın fact two lovely rooms (each wıth tv) and were nıce and quıet. The staff are very helpful and frıendly, but as we tend to be very ındependent and well-ınformed we dıd not need any of the tour servıces on offer. If you are wonderıng whether you mıght want to take your famıly to see what turns out to be a beautıful fun excıtıng cıty, check ınto the Acra.

              • Family with children
                9.6

                They were very kind like family. The room was very clean and we has pleasant time at their hotel. The breakfast was good, too.

              • Family with children
                10.0

                this hotel was amazing!!! it was really comfy and clean and i loved the food. the staff there was soooo nice, friendly, and extremely helpful especially masoud. he was the perfect concierge :). also it had the most fantastic location. it was right at the heart of the old city of Istanbul!!! u were completely surrounded by the blue mosque, aya sophia, hipodrome, and well everything!!! u can also find sooooo many amazingly delicious restaurants just around the hotel!! this was the ultimate perfect hotel and i cant wait to repeat this unforgettable trip!!!!! :)

                it was perfect!!!!!!!!! ;)

              • Older travelers
                9.2

                The hotel had old world charm, though new itself, and its service was personalized and helpful. We would highly recommend it. Its location for the traditional sites of Istanbul was particularly useful and food and memento shopping was near at hand.

              • Family with children
                7.0

                Near to sultan ahmet (blue) mosque. Good staff. Internet is covered very well.

                Its difficult to reach the hotel by taxi

              • Older travelers
                10.0

                We sayed at acra for a week. With this been our first trip to Istanbul we didnt know what to expect. We were impressed from the moment we arrived to the moment we left. We were warmly greeted and assisted to our room, by friendly, courtious and professional staff. Lale and all the staff on all levels were absolutely fabulous. Nothing we needed or asked was too much to ask for, from arranging our daily tours, which by the way were fantastic experiences and great value for money Eg the Bosphorus Cruise, the Gallipoli Tour, The Orient Dinner to the Tour of the Alsofya Mosque to basic needs such as adapters for our mobiles. Breakfast was generous and fresh as well beautifully presented also a great variety was always available. The complimentary daily afternoon tea was so delicious we couldnt get enough and really looked forward to it. Location is also perfect, close to everything. Cant wait to go back. We miss the place and the lovely people.

              • Older travelers
                10.0

                Great location, good restaurants around, very nice room, friendly staff

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Acra Hotel - Istanbul Istanbul location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              Mimar Mehmet Aga Cad. Amiral Tafdil Sok No 5, Istanbul, Turkey, 34400

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Istanbul
                300 m
              Airports
              • Ataturk (IST)
                14.0km
              • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
                30.1km
              Train Stations
              • Haydarpasa Train Station
                3.5km
              • Train Stations
                100 m
              Underground stations
              • Aksaray
                2.8km
              • Taksim
                3.7km
              Restaurants
              • Cafe Rumist (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, European)
                60 m
              • Albura Kathisma (cuisine: Seafood, Barbecue, Café)
                140 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  1 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2009
              • Number of rooms:
                30

              Hotel Awards

              TurkishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedIstanbulAcra Hotel

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

              Use Badge