Avicenna Hotel

Mimar Mehmet Ağa Cad Amiral Tafdil Sokak 19-58Istanbul34122Turkey
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About Avicenna Hotel

Favoured ancient and religious sites of the Old Town are waiting to be discovered in this district. It is here where Avicenna Hotel has been lovingly restored and offers spectacular sea views from its sunny terrace.

Air-conditioned and en-suite rooms are soundproofed and decorated with Ottoman influences. A minibar, satellite TV, and complimentary toiletries are among the inclusions. Some rooms have courtyard or street views.

Facilities, some of which incur a charge, include a hair and beauty salon. Services available via the 24-hour front desk include car and cycle hire, and shuttle. There is a communal TV lounge and Wi-Fi is free throughout Avicenna Hotel.

Breakfast is served daily. There is an on-site bar, a snack bar, and even a convenience store. Dining options less than 200 metres away include seafood at Balikci Sabahattin and mezze at Ahırkapı Balıkçısı.

The Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia Museum, and Arasta Bazaar are all within approximately 500 metres of the hotel.


Mimar Mehmet Ağa Cad Amiral Tafdil Sokak 19-58, Istanbul, 34122, Turkey
Telephone: +90(212)5170550 | Fax: +90(212)5166555 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • 24-hour room service
  • Airport shuttle
  • Bell service
  • Computer with internet
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Convenience store
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony / Patio
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking

For children

  • Child / Baby crib

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Well-Situated in the Middle of Everything

Avicenna is in a perfect location for exploring the city.  Many restaurants, shops and attractions are within walking distance and an extensive transportation system helps get you to areas that are further away.  Despite this central location, t

Staff is Friendly and Helpful

Guests reported that staff members at this hotel are always friendly and smiling.  They are readily available to assist and answer questions, they're quick to resolve issues and no request is too much for them.

Great Choice of Food at Mealtimes

The meals served at the on-site restaurant are delicious. Guests reported that the food is fresh, well-prepared and served by friendly staff. There are many items to choose from and the meals vary from day-to-day.

Negative Reviews

Small Rooms with Some Issues

The guest rooms at Avicenna are so small that guests reported that they were not even able to fully open their suitcases. Also reported was a strange smell, non-existent Wi-Fi service, blocked sinks, dusty floors, stained bedding and carpet and missing li

There's a lot of Noise in the Rooms

Guests reported that it gets noisy in the rooms and this noise comes from several sources including loud ventilation fans in the bathrooms, traffic noise and trains passing on the nearby railroad track.

Hard to get a good Temperature in the Rooms

The temperature in the guest rooms is always either too hot or too cold and guests reported that it's near impossible to achieve a balanced temperature. In the warmer months, the air conditioning systems in the rooms don't work properly and some don't wor

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 1266 reviews across the web
7.3 /10
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    7.4 /10
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    7.3 /10
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    7.5 /10
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    7.2 /10
7.3 out of 10 based on 1266 reviews