For TL95 to TL200 you get a comfortable two-person guest room with private bathroom, nice decor, and sometimes even such 4-star services as minibars or refrigerators, satellite TVs, wireless (Wifi) Internet connections, and air conditioning.
You can’t depend on there being many other services (elevator/lift, restaurant)—but there may be.
Look for 3-star hotels in Sultanahmet, although there are some in other parts of the city as well. My favorites:
This tiny (7-room) inn was built right up against a stretch of Byzantine wall, so ancient stonework is part of the hotel decor. On a quiet street in a real Istanbul neighborhood, it’s only a 10-minute walk from the major sights. More…
Among my favorites in this price range, with good location, good services and comforts, and great value for money. Now there are even studio apartments. More…
For the best budget lodgings, use this handy Hotel Search Box to find inexpensive to moderately-priced hotels as well as hostels and guest houses:
—by Tom Brosnahan
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