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Palazzo Donizetti Hotel

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Asmali Mescit Mh. Asmali Mescit Sk. No:55 Tepebasi | Taksim/Beyoglu, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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Ranked #313 of 883 hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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Tehran, Iran
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice looking, clean, big rooms, helpful staffs and wonderful location: very close to lovely and LIVE Istiklal Street. Only 3 minute walk to Sishane metro station and Karakoy Tunnel train. Good breakfast and a restaurant on 7 floor with a nice view of Halic and old town. There are two lifts in the hotel, one very old and classic and... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were three friends who booked triple room at this hotel. Two of us arrived in the morning of January 12th, first impression was the dirty carpet and very old. Arriving at the lobby they were nice to give us the room even we were too early for the check in (8 am). We showed them the reservation and they... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend & I stayed for 4 nights from 20 March 2014 & I can say that from the start it was a great pleasure. I've been to Istanbul many times, but this was, by far,the best hotel. We had a corner suite room on the 5th floor & it was brilliant. My short review would not be complete if... More

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New Delhi, India
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9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I travelled to Istanbul in 2nd week of March 2014 celebrating my wife's birthday there. As it was our first visit to Istanbul and we had no reference point we relied entirely on trip adviser for our hotel search -it was very confusing as there are thousands of hotels and finally we shortlisted a few deciding to stay in taksim... More

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Sidcup, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We checked out trip advisor before booking this Hotel, as i had my eye on another one but reviews were not great for other hotel..SO we picked Palazzo Donizetti,,,,and we were NOT disappointed!! The staff are very friendly and helpful, not that we needed to ever bother them as everything in hotel and our room was PERFECT. From the outside... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

I came to Palazzo on june 2012 the first time on my honeymoon and it was amazing.. When my family and i decided to visit Istanbul again i directly chose Palazzo because: staff is soo friendly, rooms are cozy and very comfortable, Istiklal Street is 2 mn walking from the hotel which is perfect and the metro station is 3... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

This hotel is stunning. Old school style. From it's ancient lift to staircase. It is very close to everything, restaurants, tram, funicular etc. But - it's very location in an upcoming trendy area is the problem. The people drink & party all night and are rowdy in the streets in the early hours. There were 2 guys, 1 had a... More

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Haslemere, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

I have never before had a holiday ruined by my choice of hotel, that is until now. The hotel is well located for shopping and site seeing. There is a great number of restaurants within a 5 minute walk. Unfortunately there is also a night club next door. I read all the reviews of this hotel before booking and road... More

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Zurich
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

First of all I wanna point out the few positive things about the hotel: When I made the booking through a website, I got a confirmation from the hotel and offering me at a reasonable rate a transfer from the Airport to the hotel and vice versa which I reserved. Worked very well, great. The Location of the hotel is... More

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Beirut, Lebanon
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Very nice hotel indeed. Beautiful view on Istambul City and marmara sea while enjoying delicious breakfast. Very helpful staff and such a dedicated Guest Relation responsible (Seda) , she was excellent, very helpful and patient and gave us the feeling we had a friend in this first time visited city. Comfortable room, neat and tidy, very enjoyable. The hotel is... More

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Address: Asmali Mescit Mh. Asmali Mescit Sk. No:55 Tepebasi | Taksim/Beyoglu, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #313 of 883 hotels in Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Palazzo Donizetti Hotel 4.5*
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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