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60 out of 100

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Spa

Arena Hotel - Special Class

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8.7

Good (2,717 ratings)

Istanbul, Turkey - 

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140 m Sultanahmet Square

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490 m Blue Mosque

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630 m Basilica Cistern

Hotel Overview

The Arena Hotel - Special Class, located in Istanbul, has garnered a variety of feedback from guests. This analysis synthesizes user experiences to provide a balanced view of the hotel's offerings.

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Hotel highlights

  1. Excellent Location: Guests have praised the hotel for its prime location, making it easy to explore the city's major attractions.
  2. Friendly Staff: Many have highlighted the staff's hospitality, describing them as helpful and friendly.
  3. Unique Decor: The hotel's decor, inspired by the local culture, has been particularly appreciated for its charm and uniqueness.
  4. Comfortable Rooms: The comfort and cleanliness of the rooms have been a significant plus, according to guest reviews.
  5. Tasty Breakfast: The variety and quality of the breakfast served at the hotel have received positive remarks from several guests.
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Area for improvement

  1. Noise Levels: Some guests have noted that rooms facing the street can be quite noisy, affecting their sleep quality.
  2. Wi-Fi Connectivity: There have been complaints about intermittent Wi-Fi connectivity, causing inconvenience.
  3. Room Size: A few guests felt that certain rooms were smaller than expected, making their stay less comfortable.
  4. Limited Parking: Guests arriving by car have reported challenges with the limited parking space available at the hotel.
  5. Aging Facilities: There have been observations that some of the hotel's facilities seem to be aging and could benefit from refurbishment.

Amenities

Soundproof rooms

Breakfast included

Spa

Spa

Free WiFi

Free WiFi

Restaurant

Bar

Room service

Room service

Parking available

Parking available

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Score icon8.7

RateScore

Total 2,717 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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8.6

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8.6

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4.5/5

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booking

2,000 Reviews

8.6 / 10

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expedia

72 Reviews

8.6 / 10

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tripadvisor

645 Reviews

4.5 / 5

Hotel Quality

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The quality chart is based on how hotel ratings changed over time.

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 40

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Number of floors 4

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Number of buildings/towers 2

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Year Built 1995

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

11

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27

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9

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

Sultanahmet Square

140 m

Blue Mosque

490 m

Basilica Cistern

630 m

Grand Bazaar

700 m

Hagia Sophia

770 m

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Getting around

Cemberlitas Station

490 m

Istanbul Kumkapi Station

840 m

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Airports Nearby

Istanbul Airport (IST)

16.5 km

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Restaurants

Three Partners Cafe & Restaurant

140 m

Arch Bistro

140 m

Turkish Cuisine

210 m

Warung Ibu Deden

210 m

Ziya Baba Restaurant

140 m

Street View

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Daytime safety

70 out of 100

Safe

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Nighttime safety

40 out of 100

Unsafe

Istanbul safety index

Safety

Crime

60

Overall Safety Index

Risky

An average rating of the six safety categories

60 out of 100

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Women safety

Risky

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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43

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Physical safety

Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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72

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Property safety

Risky

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Likelihood of theft.

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43

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Political safety

Risky

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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43

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LGBTQ safety

Risky

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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57

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Medical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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100

48

Overall Crime index

Moderate

An average rating of the crime categories

48 out of 100

Property crime severity

Moderate

46

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Mugging or robbery  45/100

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Car theft  32/100

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Car break-ins  44/100

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Home break-ins  42/100

Violent crime severity

Moderate

42

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Physical attacks  49/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  33/100

Other crime severity

Moderate

52

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Insult or harassment in public  51/100

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Corruption or bribery  71/100

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Drug problem  44/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.1 - $0.6

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Coffee

$1.4 - $3

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Beer 0.5L

$1.3 - $2.4

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$4.7 - $12.6

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$0.3 - $0.6

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$0.3 - $0.6

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$19 - $47.4

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$5.4 - $15.8

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McMeal at McDonalds

$5.1 - $7

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$0.6 - $1.6

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Public transport, monthly pass

$24.3 - $37.9

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$1.1 - $1.3

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$4.1 - $9.5

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$12.6 - $63.2

Weather In Istanbul

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Precipitation In Istanbul

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Air Quality

Unhealthy (For Sensitive Groups)

PM2.515

PM1038

63

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Limited risk for sensitive individuals. Not recommended to do outdoor activities.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Fair

Water may have some problems, not recommended for daily consumption.

Traffic around property

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Heavy

Potential slowdowns and congestion, expect delays during peak travel times.

House Rules

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Check in after 14:00

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Check out until 12:00

Children welcome

No pets or service animals

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