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Portus House Istanbul Reviews

Mumhane Cad, 31, Kemankes Mah. Karakoy, Istanbul, Turkey

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90%

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206 Total Reviews
  • 89%Value For Money
  • 89%Security
  • 93%Location
  • 87%Staff
  • 87%Atmosphere
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 89%Facilities

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34%

Not only a little value for money. Small room. Noise from other room. narrow stair to get upiside. Bad one night experience, should not change the original place.


89%

Portus House is located 5 minutes away from Karakoy dock and tram stop, 10 mins to Galata Tower. Location is therefore outstanding for this little B&B. Rooms are nice and clean and breakfast is very good. Staff also is really willing to help. We stayed at this hostel 2 times during our stay in Turkey. Highly reccomended!

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Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing your experience with the rest of the community. It was great to have you and we look forward to welcoming you again one day. All the Best from the entire Portus Staff

100%

special thanks to the friendly night staff

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Thank you so much. It was a pleasure to meet you. Our nigh owls were delighted to help at any hour :)

97%

The hostel staff was wonderful. One of the staff members even took us to help find the best place to buy apple tea when we couldn't find it. He was willing to do this during his time off and he was very helpful. The only complaint was there wasn't hot water consistently. Several times we had to take lukewarm showers.

  • 14th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • All Female Group, 31-40
  • (1 review)

Owner Comment (Hide)
Thank you so much for your praise. We like to contribute to the ultimative Istanbul experience, so almost no wish is too much for us. Thank you also for the feedback regarding the water. We checked and were not able to lock down an issue, though we will definetely keep an eye on it. Hopefully until next time. Warm Regards, Your Portus House Team

100%

Fantastic place to stay, every member of staff was friendly, helpful and made us welcome, a great reflection on the people of Turkey. Thank you

  • 1st May 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Couple, 41+
  • (1 review)

Owner Comment (Hide)
Thank you very much for your humbling words. Indeed, it was a pleasure to serve you and we are happy to contribute to a pleasant experience for you. Every time. Hoşcakalın! Your devoted Portus Team



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