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Cemberlitas Hamami

Mollafenari Mahallesi, Vezirhan Cd. No:8 | Cemberlitas, Istanbul 34440, Turkey
+90 212 522 79 74
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One of several Turkish baths in the city, the same architect responsible for the Blue Mosque designed this one.
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
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“oil massage” (121 reviews)
“turkish bath” (147 reviews)
“marble slab” (41 reviews)
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Mollafenari Mahallesi, Vezirhan Cd. No:8 | Cemberlitas, Istanbul 34440, Turkey
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+90 212 522 79 74
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"oil massage"
in 121 reviews
"turkish bath"
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"marble slab"
in 41 reviews
"hot marble"
in 34 reviews
"bubble wash"
in 18 reviews
"hot room"
in 23 reviews
"dead skin"
in 25 reviews
"men and women"
in 46 reviews
"bikini bottoms"
in 10 reviews
"disposable underwear"
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"clay mask"
in 9 reviews
"whole process"
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"authentic experience"
in 13 reviews
"turkish lira"
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"grand bazaar"
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"scrub"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my girlfrien have just returned from a beautiful trip to Istanbul. Our desire, as tourists, were the have a lot of experiences of this ancient city. We have chosen one of the most ancient hamams in Istanbul. The staff welcomes you with a...More

1  Thank Davide A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They literally stole from me. I had cash in my bag. First day in Istanbul. Someone recommended it because it's old, nice reputation, etc. After the bath, I had the locker key with me the whole time. I opened it up took out my wallet...More

3  Thank Jack F
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Do not leave any money in the lockers. I had 200 USD stolen from the locker. They also tried to scam and short change me over the price of a bottle of water. I will be going to the police station tomorrow to report this....More

4  Thank Gina H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A really bad place.I and my wife visited this place last week and after the bath was over ,my wife could not find some of her belongings.The staff was rude,most unhelpful and finally when I said that I will write poor review I was told...More

4  Thank SB-Indore
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to 2 hamamis in Istanbul, the first being cemberlitas. The hostess at the reception counter was very friendly and informative. As I only wanted to see what a Turkish bath looked like, I decided to go for the self-service option, without the scrubbing...More

Thank Sychim
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

clean hamami in central point and very nice massage. there was a lot of people there, but they took care of me, like I was the only client.

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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

I’m one to like this sorta thing but I have it a go because I’m wanted to experience a good massage from being tired of travels and all. At first I like the separate nature of men from the women right away- no need to...More

Thank Zafar39525
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Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

We were promised a total time of one and a half hours for the traditional Turkish hamam & foot oil massage by the girl on the reception/information. I was very excited thinking about the whole experience only to find out that there are old aged...More

5  Thank jumz_jamu
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Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

I just visited Cemberlitas Hamami yesterday (22 June 2018). I was prepared for the experience to be anything from the best to the worst after reading the reviews below. I found it to have been utterly peaceful and a thoroughly enjoyable experience. I had the...More

4  Thank travelgirl703
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

I had been told by people that turkish hamam is a must in Istanbul! my expectations were high and this place ruined it royally. for 160 TL, a horrible 15-20 minute routine which included one extremely lethargic lady put soap, then wash and then say...More

2  Thank exploredaunexplored
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28 November 2017|
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Response from Commander_840 | Reviewed this property |
It might be quite difficult to take in a camera if you went as a regular customer - too much water around. The best thing is simply to ask. Good English is always spoken at reception. If you get an initial “no” simply offer... More
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Lisavdh
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Response from Newrum | Reviewed this property |
The steam's purpose is to get the skin ready for the scrubbing. So I would recommend you to not to skip it. Don't worry, inside is really not that hot or much steamy that you hardly see someone. Also right outside of the big... More
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