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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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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
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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Antalya, Turkey
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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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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Quezon City, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

The location is great, you are less than 1 block away from Istiklal, the main shopping and dining thoroughfare and there are lots of great small bars, restaurants and convenience stores in the side streets. The rooms are ok. My room seemed newly renovated and it was small and comfortable, but it smelled like cigarette smoke. The worst part, by... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I recently stayed at this hotel and was a bit disappointed. The location is quite good as it is near one of the main shopping streets but as a result it was REALLY noisy. We arrived on a Friday and had constant noise in the evenings from Friday through to Monday... There is a main road in front of the... 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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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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