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Palazzo Donizetti Hotel

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Asmali Mescit Mh. Mesrutiyet Caddesi, No:85 | Taksim/Beyoglu, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had bad experience from the very beginning. I had organized a pick up service from the airport and they left us stranded for more than an hour. We ended up taking a taxi only to discover upon arrival they never sent the driver! First unacceptable event. Then we (three adults) stayed in the creme de la creme of rooms:... More

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Denver, Colorado
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Easily one of the worst hotels in which I have every stayed. Everything from the cleanliness to the lack of functioning air conditioning to the meeting space to the noise level (despite the busy neighborhood, there are plenty of hotels in this area that manage to block the vast majority of the noise) was a huge disappointment. The difference between... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Great experience at Palazzo Donizetti. Very nice staff and organised. We spent with my family 9 cool days. The place is Central and well equipped. Don't miss the sauna too! Great terrace for the breakfast.

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Spokane
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

This hotel was an amazing find, with a courteous staff, a well-appointed room, comfy bed, and an in-house hamam. We had a great time, able to walk anywhere in Beyoglu and easily catch the funicular or metro. Coming back to the room each night was a fulfilling and welcome finish to our long days.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Comfy beds, spacious room and beautifully furnished throughout. Accepting the noisy location due to wine bars and cafés (goes quiet after 1am), the location is great for Istiklal (tram, shops, etc) and only a short taxi ride to Topkpi, Blue Mosque and Grand Bazaar. Concierge and maintainance man were more helpful and seemed to work harder (with a smile) at... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Palazzio Donizetti Hotel and Hotelsclick scammed us by luring us to the hotel and allowing us to stay then telling us on the third night the rate is not agreed and we have to pay double! From Hotelclick's website they say... Why are the prices of HotelsClick lower than the prices shown on the hotel sites? Hotelsclick operates as a... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I have just spent the last hour listening to the hotel manager literally screaming at me down the phone. Why? Because I booked a room with Hotelsclick and he didn't want to accept the price I'd paid. We were offered a good deal on hotelsclick website on a Saturday afternoon. We arrived at the hotel about an hour after our... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

my experience with the hotel staff and services have been great. Staff is very nice and helpful. Most important they are very kind. Location of the hotel is great. It's close to many museums, shopping places and restaurants.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

this was our third time in Istanbul, we deciced this time to stay in Beyoglu choosing Palazzo Donizetti because his good prices, we paid about 80 euro per night. The hotel is beautiful, room was quite big and so the bathroom; is perfectly located, Galata tower, Tunel and Taksim square are at a walking distance, the breakfast is kept in... More

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San Francisco, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Where do I start? . VERY RUDE UNMOTIVATED STAFF,.No drawers for clothing, broken shower leaked all over floor. so did friend's room. loud noise from disco across street- blasting music & with people SCREAMING and DRUMS all night for several nights. When friends safe wouldn't open the staff did NOT want to help: they said "the internet is down". We... More

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Address: Asmali Mescit Mh. Mesrutiyet Caddesi, No:85 | Taksim/Beyoglu, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Palazzo Donizetti Hotel 4.5*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#95 Spa Hotel in Istanbul #207 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul #234 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Palazzo Donizetti is a 5 star boutique Hotel, named after the musician Giuseppe Donizetti who lived in Beyoglu,Istanbul in the times of the Ottoman Empire, opens an era for your accommodation rituals in Istanbul. Palazzo Donizetti Istanbul is a specially designed, Special Certificate Hotel near Istiklal Street, suitable for business and leisure travelers. The luxurious hotel building that was traditionally used as a guesthouse carries footsteps throughout the years, and lives today combining elegance, luxury and comfort. Glorious Italian Carrera marbles, antique Italian Venetian colors, stained glass lighting in addition to high ceilings with classic motifs and golden foils were used in this historical Special Certificate Hotel in Istanbul. Palazzo Donizetti\'s 105 year old antique elevator also presents a nostalgic Beyoglu experience as one of the most important 5 star hotels in Taksim. ... more   less 
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