We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 916 Istanbul hotels

Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ciragan Caddesi 32 | Besiktas, Istanbul 34349, Turkey
Hotel website
Hotel deals
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul to your Saves list
Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 7 more sites!
92%
Ranked #51 of 916 hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
JohanH2018 Antwerp, Belgium
  • Overview
  • Reviews (1,003)
  • Photos (857)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (235)
  • Location
  • More
true
Write a Review

1,003 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    765
    166
    38
    21
    13
See reviews for
186
340
33
220
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (235)
Date | Rating
  • Arabic first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Hebrew first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had the pleasure to have a 3 night stay in 2 connecting Superior Bosporus Rooms. These had an amazing view on Bosporus and bridge. The rooms are a bit old fashioned but well maintained with all available amenities you can imagine. The internet access which is very important for me is excellent. The included breakfast is one of the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
New York, New york
Top Contributor
134 reviews 134 reviews
60 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had dreamed about swimming in the gorgeous pool at the Ciragan palace and decided that we were going to have that experience on this trip to Istanbul. We booked a room with a superior Bosphorous view- fantastic. All my contact with the hotel before arrival was excellent (cordial and helpful). Upon arrival,we were greeted at the entrance by name... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing time at the pool with a stunning view. The service at the pool is really good, need to be serve by a Belgium internship call Sinan who was really pro active with dexterity, really polite and know how to speak with client.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reading, England, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
115 reviews 115 reviews
14 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Although the interior and the two wings are new the facade of the main building remains that of the old Palace. Security is high with bags going through a scanner in the foyer. The lunch is very good with a mixture of hot and cold items and cakes and biscuits to follow. Coffee is available and they seem to be... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York City, New York
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

With a long layover at the airport, we decided to go have lunch on the edge of the Bosphorus at Ciragan Palace. We were 5 exhausted and hot travelers. Lunch was splendid, beautifully served on the terrace overlooking the river. Served impeccably. We are very grateful to Luftiye Kurtoglu who made sure everything ran according to plan including finding our... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Beirut, Lebanon
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent location with a premium service, this hotel is the best you can get in Istanbul. Old style rooms, very comfortable though, excellent amenities. Awesome Breakfast but very expensive. I definitely recommend this hotel.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very grand lobby, but welcomed immediately and were lucky enough to be upgraded to a Bosphorous junior suite. We were shown to our room by a charming member of staff who explained everything! Room was amazing, grest view and all the amenties required. Wifi was free and superfast. Breakfast very nice, however we tended to eat out at night (go... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pontypridd
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed at the Kempinski Palace in early July and if you are looking for exceptional service we would recommend this hotel. Despite it being a city hotel, the location is fantastic as it is situated on the Bosphorus. We were immediately put at ease on our arrival with very efficient and helpful staff on reception. The rooms are pleasant... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited this hotel last year and absolutly loved it. its luxary at its best. The pool overlooking the river and the food was just amazing. The rooms gloreous.. location was good. I loved it here stayed for 5 nights and would deffently go back.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Exclusive experience... one of the best hotel of İstanbul...My family and i love the hotel..They were so helpful to us.We really enjoyed in this hotel..I have been many other hotels in İstanbul but I love the view of istanbul from here alot more...

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul

Address: Ciragan Caddesi 32 | Besiktas, Istanbul 34349, Turkey
Phone Number:
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul 5*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Agoda, Booking.com, Splendia, Travelocity, Otel, TripOnline SA, BookingOdigeoWL, Priceline and Hotels.com so you can book your Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul Hotel Istanbul
Ciragan Palace Kempinski Hotel Istanbul
Istanbul Ciragan Palace Kempinski
Kempinski Istanbul

857 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (459)
Viewed
View from room (39)
Viewed
Room/suite (48)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (46)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (77)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
7:52
Videos (1)
Viewed
Dining (28)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
Family/play areas (3)
Viewed
Other (210)

Expert photos: Taken by TripAdvisor travel experts

Viewed
All expert photos (316)
Viewed
Amenities (54)
Viewed
Grand Deluxe Bosphorus View Room (43)
Viewed
One Bedroom Park View Palace Suite (19)
Viewed
Outdoor Pool (26)
Viewed
Restaurants and Bars (52)
Viewed
Spa Pool (7)
Viewed
Sultan Suite (63)
Viewed
The Hotel (52)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (83)
Viewed
Room/suite (38)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (3)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (9)
Viewed
Dining (9)
Viewed
View from room (4)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (15)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in
any neighborhood
in Istanbul with
any amenities

Amenities

Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#10 Business Hotel in Istanbul #32 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul #33 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul #39 Family Hotel in Istanbul
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Cıragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul offers the ultimate in luxury and glamour of a genuine Ottoman Palace with its 313 rooms including 22 suites in the hotel and 11 suites in the historical Palace. This 5-star luxury Imperial Palace hotel is located on the shores of the magnificent Bosphorus overlooking the ancient city of Istanbul, provides a one-of-a-kind experience with its historical ambiance and excellent Kempinski service. ... more   less 
Number of rooms
313

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer