Acra Hotel - Istanbul

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

Wi-Fi
Parking

Off-site parking

Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Cafe

Breakfast room

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Sauna

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

The historical Acra comprises elegant rooms in the vicinity of Hagia Sophia Museum, Grand Bazaar and Blue Mosque . Behind the Byzantine facade of Acra lies antique interior.

Its location next to a train station allows to see a mosque, a palace and a museum in Istanbul.

Boutiques and a bazaar are within meters of the property.

A 5-minute walk from Sultanahmet Tram train station.

Rooms

Acra provides guestrooms appointed with direct dial phone, a safe, a minibar, coffee/tea makers and cable television. They also feature en suite bathrooms fitted with a hairdryer and a bathtub.

Eat & Drink

A rich breakfast is served at the restaurant. Rami Restaurant pampers guests with Turkish dishes and lies within 50 meters of the property.

Services

Guests will benefit from a lift, a cloakroom and currency exchange along with laundry and 24-hour reception.

Relax

Leisure facilities include a rooftop terrace and an indoor swimming pool.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   30.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • Off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Locker room
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Computer rental
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

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

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Separate sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

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

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Paid bed linen & towels

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 1 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 - 6 years
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
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

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Hotel Address:

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

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City Center
  • Istanbul
    300 m
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    14.0 km
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    30.1 km
Train Stations
  • Cankurtaran Train Station
    300 m
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station
    600 m
Underground stations
  • Sishane Metro Station
    2.7 km
  • Aksaray
    2.8 km
Restaurants
  • Cafe Rumist (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, European)
    60 m
  • Albura Kathisma (cuisine: Turkish)
    140 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    30

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Rooms and availability

Acra photos Room Standard Double Room
Standard Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

SINGLE. BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

Acra photos Room Standard Triple Room
Standard Triple Room
  • Room size:

    25 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Standard Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

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Family Connecting Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

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Acra photos Room Standard Triple Room
Superior Double Room
  • Room size:

    24 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Acra photos Room Standard Double Room
Economy Double Room
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Acra Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Blue Mosque200 m
  • Basilica Cistern400 m

Popular areas

  • City Center200 m

Places of interest

  • Mosquée Bleue200 m
  • Le hammam de Roxelane (Haseki Hürem Hamami)200 m
  • Hippodrome300 m
  • Istanbul Gay Private Tours400 m
  • La fontaine Ahmet III400 m
  • Le milliaire d'Or400 m
  • Saint Sophia400 m
  • Petite Sainte Sophie500 m
  • La rue de la Source Froide (Sogukçesme Sokak)500 m
  • Pasifik Travel Agency - Day Tours500 m

Train stations

  • Cankurtaran Train Station200 m
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station500 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Bath House of Haseki Hurrem Sultan 300 m
  • Roman Hippodrome300 m
  • Hagia Sophia400 m
  • Hagia Irene500 m
  • Sokollu Mehmet Pasha Mosque600 m
  • Little Hagia Sophia Mosque600 m

Local attractions

  • Museum of Calligraphy1.5 km
    Bayezit Meydani, Istanbul
  • Suleymaniye Mosque1.8 km
    Mimar Sinan Cd, Suleymaniye Mh, Istanbul
  • Galata Bridge2.0 km
    IstanbulTurkey
  • Istanbul University1.6 km
    Fuat Pasa Cad., Istanbul
  • Sehzade Mehmet Mosque1.9 km
    Sehzadebasi Cad., Istanbul

Near the hotel

  • Sultanahmet District110 m
    Sultanahmet, Istanbul
  • Akbiyik Street60 m
    Akbiyik Street, Istanbul
  • Besiktas260 m
    IstanbulTurkey
  • Sokollu Mehmet Pasa Mosque300 m
    Kucuk Ayasofya Mh. 34122 Fatih, Istanbul
  • Hagia Sophia Museum / Church 450 m
    Sultanahmet, Istanbul
  • Blue Mosque 420 m
    Sultanahmet, Istanbul
  • Arap Camii260 m
    IstanbulTurkey

Restaurants nearby

  • Cafe Rumist60 m

    Address: Akbiyik Caddesi No:5
    Phone: 902124586641

    74% likes this, based on 626 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, European, Turkish
    Price Range: INR 910 - INR 2 601

  • Dubb Ethnic Restaurant30 m

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

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

  • Obelisk Restaurant10 m

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

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

  • Albura Kathisma140 m

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

    74% likes this, based on 1049 reviews
    Cuisine: Turkish
    Price Range: INR 455 - INR 2 601

  • Balikci Sabahattin60 m

    Address: Seyit Hasan - Cankurtaran
    Phone: 02124581824

    63% likes this, based on 442 reviews
    Cuisine: Turkish
    Price Range: INR 1 951 - INR 6 503

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    30

Hotel Awards

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Best Family Hotels in Turkey

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Acra Reviews

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

Average guest rating

9.0out of 10
Superb
Based on 281 reviews

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 Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey, 34400

Get directions
City Center
  • Istanbul
    300 m
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    14.0 km
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    30.1 km
Train Stations
  • Cankurtaran Train Station
    300 m
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station
    600 m
Underground stations
  • Sishane Metro Station
    2.7 km
  • Aksaray
    2.8 km
Restaurants
  • Cafe Rumist (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, European)
    60 m
  • Albura Kathisma (cuisine: Turkish)
    140 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    30

Hotel Awards

TurkishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedIstanbulAcra

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

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