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Taksim Life Hotel

4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Sehit Muhtar Cad. Anar Cesmesi Sok.No 13, Istanbul 34435, Turkey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Niederhasli, Switzerland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The room was fine, bed really comfortable and air conditionair available! WIFI also pretty good! Shower stands under water after taking a quick one! Sauna was out of order! We wanted to use the Turkish bath, but did not even get an explanation how to use it! There is definetely a need of English, but the Crew barely speaks English.... More

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Argos Orestiko, Greece
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014 via mobile

We are very sutisfied staying in this hotel .Its location in the center off the town gave us the oportunity to visit many sights off instambul using local transport . Very clean and elegand decorated in new clasical style with referese in ancient greece arhitecture .

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Paris, France
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

The location is excellent, but otherwise, this is a very poor quality hotel. The rooms are very small (the ones they display on their website as "standard" are not the ones you get for the basic price, for which you get the "economic" rooms), ours had a very bad cigarette smell and had the lights in the entrance not working.... More

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Cairo, Egypt
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

A new hotel so everything is still new, very clean. Workers are helpful and nice. Breakfast with a good view. Oh and note that the double room with one bed is very very veryyy small. So you should take no more than two (not so big) luggages. Location is really good and so close to Taksim square.

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Chicago, Illinois
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16 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

My girlfriend made the reservations as she loved the location. I was skeptical - When travelling I like comfort. The rooms are so small - I had to make a choice between me in or luggage. Elevator is like a doll house elevator. I think it should be noted that the rooms are small. We checked out and went to... More

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Beirut, Lebanon
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

the location is excellent very near to Taksim Square the hotel is small rooms are not bad, clean Gym and Spa are one small room. it is about a room where there are 2 treadmills, 1 small turkish bath, 1 sauna, 1 douche and 1 toilet. the staff were ok till the last day where we reserved for a turkish... More

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Seoul
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

I have stayed at six different hotels in Taksim so far and this is my favorite and the one that I will stay at from now on. The hotel is easy to find and in a good location. The room was clean and stylish and lots of nice ammenitites were included. The breakfast was good and the view from the... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Second time visiting Istanbul in the last couple of months and Taksim life hotel has a perfect location with almost directly facing the square and the metro station a 2 minute walk away. The hotel is reasonably modern but the double rooms are quite small with a small bathroom but definitely worth the money. The hotel has wifi but this... More

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8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

We have stayed in the hotel for 4 nights. It was very confortable stay however the rooms were pretty tiny. It is absolutely worth the money. The location of the hotel cannot be any better than that. Hotel crew is pretty professional.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

I went there last July. It was nice hotel and perfect location of taksim square. However the stuff don't speak English and hardly understand me. Also there was no Omlet Eggs on the breakfast. Which is something I used to. Also I tried to late my checkout but they refused however the hotel was not that crowd. Thanks

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Address: Sehit Muhtar Cad. Anar Cesmesi Sok.No 13, Istanbul 34435, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Taksim Life Hotel 4*
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