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Buyuk Turkish Bath

Camiikebir Mahallesi, Potinciler Sk. No:22 | Beyoglu, Istanbul 34440, Turkey
+90 212 253 42 29
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I had a great time, my wife - not so much

Place is very local, we were the only non-Turkish visitors, which I liked very much. to me, all... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
Dmitriy A
Good place to get a scrub and sauna

I visited the lady's section of the bath. As soon as i entered i was warmly greeted by three... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
tashi_84
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Camiikebir Mahallesi, Potinciler Sk. No:22 | Beyoglu, Istanbul 34440, Turkey
Beyoglu
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+90 212 253 42 29
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"massage guy"
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"turkish women"
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"hammam experience"
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"scrub"
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"wash"
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"hair"
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"tl"
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Place is very local, we were the only non-Turkish visitors, which I liked very much. to me, all the guys were super friendly. Although they didn't speak much English, we could understand each other easily. a massage guy accompanied me the whole time. they took...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I visited the lady's section of the bath. As soon as i entered i was warmly greeted by three turkish women who were smoking and drinking çay. The indoors smoking was a bit strange, especially since i got my face mask in the same place...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

We (two female travelers) went up to the hamam, only to find out that it was closed for women. Opening hours for women are from 8.30-20.00, while men have longer hours. For 55 lira we got the full package: washing, scrub, soap massage. It was...More

3  Thank Janet L
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Reviewed 14 June 2017

I read about this place in an old Rick Steve's guide. It is NOT at all touristy and you may be the only non-Turk in the place. I consider that to be a good thing, but you may not. First off, the location. The book...More

5  Thank Dylan15046
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

Many people take the opportunity when visiting Istanbul to take a genuine Turkish bath. There is, however, a certain etiquette to observe. You are naked but you will be given a towel. It is good manners to keep your private parts covered with the towel....More

Thank Jeffry B
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Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

This was the second turkish bath (hamam) I visited in Istanbul. I loked it better than the other one (tourist one in Taksim, can't remember the name). This one was bigger and the message was better, longer. This one was full of locals. The staff...More

1  Thank BG B
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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Looked at many different Hamams and chose this one - very friendly ladies, good scrub, good price and we were the only tourists in there. No booking needed, we just turned up. Was 50L for scrub, massage and they gave us a bottle of water...More

1  Thank Shmisa
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Reviewed 19 July 2016

I went with a friend, both foreingers. The only non-Turkish in the hamman. They put on hold the other Turkish guests so we were first on the list for the washing, massage and scrubbing. This was not an act of courtesy but a fast track...More

2  Thank Alejandro P
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Reviewed 11 May 2016

Me and my two friends had an authentic and new experience in this old hammam. As we walked in, the shoe man took our shoes and gave us slippers, he then showed us to the changing rooms where you can lock up your belongings (lockers...More

1  Thank Sindre A
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Reviewed 3 May 2016

we were couples ,we walked a long way to get to this bath , once inside we were stunned by the smell and number of flies on the towels. we simply ran away.

4  Thank Ghassan K
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