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Taksim Life Hotel

Sehit Muhtar Cad. Anar Cesmesi Sok.No 13, Istanbul 34435, Turkey
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Ranked #546 of 936 Istanbul B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The room was very small, not clean, the curtains kept falling, they tried to fix it multiple times with toilet paper and silicone gel. The reception staff was rude and the breakfast in the morning was poor. I had a few choices of food and drinks, if you want tea then you have to pay extra. The room wifi wasn't... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The only thing good about this hotel was the location. Everything else was very poor. I hope no body else falls into this 4Star trap (2 Star rating would be too much for this place). To mention a few things about this hotel. 1- smelly toilet and room 2- no privacy in the shower or bathroom 3- no tissues in... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We stayed at the Taksim Life Hotel for 2 nights. It was close to public transport and the night life. Comfortable room, traditional and taste breakfast with nice and friendly staff. Good stay for a budget price.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Let me precise that I booked this hotel as a last minute and because I was in hurry I made the mistake to prepay... When we arrived at the hotel, I visited 4 rooms, all of them with broken furnitures, disgusting carpet, moulds behind the curtains, and in the bathrooms... Honestly, after visiting those 4 rooms I wanted to cancel... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

This Hotel is a buget Hotel and they don't know what a vaccum cleaner is ! asked a couple of times & it went through both ears. Other than that it was close to everything if you like walking up & down hills. We had a great time - plenty of laughs. The locals are great Very friendly & we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Nice Boutique hotel, very nice and helpful staff, they provided us with all maps and info we needed. Clean place, simple but nice and clean healthy food. Free in-room Wi-Fi , spa, sauna, Jacuzzi & Turkish bath all for free, they also offer a great privacy option by closing the area of spa for you at all for full hour... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

I have visited Istanbul in Dec 2014 , and unfortunately stayed in Taksim life hotel . Everything was disgusting in this hotel , starting from the room , so small rooms, very old furnishing not like the photos . I had reserved double room with twin beds but what i got was one bed they called it King while it... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Very small room, never choose the economy room u cant stand it..bad bathroom, the bed wasnt comfortable at all l, there's no gym only a bicycle,it should be a 2 star hotel max.. the only good thing was the location just 1 min walk to isteklal street.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Stayed for a couple of nights last week and couldn't recommend highly enough. We had a great little room with all mod cons, lovely bathroom, clean and comfortable beds and all at a great price. We found the staff very helpful and friendly

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

This is the worst hotel ive ever stayed at, rude staff, dirty rooms , we found hair on the dresser , in the bathroom, teared bed sheets , stained pillows, stains on the carpet and the wall , fungus under the sink , our view was damped cement wall , the staff didn't help at all , didn't accept changing... More 

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Istanbul’s most famous street, pedestrianized Istiklal Caddesi (Independence Avenue), throbs day and night and offers a fantastic array of architectural sights, shops, treats, and throngs upon teeming throngs of people. At the avenue’s northeastern end is expansive Taksim Square, thought by many to be the very heart of the city, with many of Turkey’s most renowned restaurants and some of Europe’s most happening nightlife in close proximity. In striking contrast, Beyoglu’s less trafficked areas – such as the affluent Cihangir and the antiques district of Cukurcuma – exude Old World charm and provide contemplative calm and splendid diversion via an assortment of cozy cafes, attractive boutiques, and quiet lanes.
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