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Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ciragan Caddesi 32 | Besiktas, Istanbul 34349, Turkey
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Ranked #52 of 912 hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were very disappointed with this hotel right from when we first entered through the big security screening checkpoint at the grand entrance. It's a massive hotel and you literally feel like nothing more than "a number" not at all like a guest. We stayed for 3 nights and each afternoon would spend an hour or two trying to relax... More

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CPKI, General Manager at Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Ciragan Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor following your recent stay. We deeply regret that we were not able to meet your expectations and are thankful for receiving your feedback, as this is the only way we can truly assess our guests’ needs, and continuously improve the luxury service we aim to... More

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What can i say about this palace!! Even though the decoration is not exactly my style, i could not expect anything less from one of the most historical hotels of Istanbul. The location is unique, right on the shore of Bosphorus, with breathtaking views, close enough to the shopping and night life centre of this beautiful city. Service can be... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second visit to the Ciragan after 14 years. Things get old! When you enter the hotel you are very welcome by the staff. That's all. The rest needs to be modernized. The rooms, the restaurants, the lobby, the afternoon tea. Istanbul has so many modern hotels, boutique hotels and with good prices. Everything in the Ciragan is... More

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CPKI, General Manager at Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Ciragan Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor following your recent stay. We deeply regret that we were not able to meet your expectations and are thankful for receiving your feedback, as this is the only way we can truly assess our guests’ needs, and continuously improve the luxury service we aim to... More

Athens, Greece
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My experience at Ciragan Palace was an unforgettable one, the BEST birthday ever and I highly recommend this hotel as for me it was not a 5 star hotel but a warm home environment. The staff is excellent, courteous, and above all, a friend to every guest.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Ciragan Kempinski hotel is known as a must in Istambul hospitality This is correct because the care to the guest is the first goal of this hotel staff. The restaurants are very good, the breakfast is overhelming, the same is valid for the rooms. I highly recommend

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New York City, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stunning hotel with breathtaking views of the river from our room. Great service, concierge extremely helpful in tracking down our lost luggage, suggesting and booking an amazing dinner cruise on the Bosphorus and helping us with car service to the old city. Rooms -very nice and they fulfilled our request for Bosphorous facing. Pool - decent size and good bar... More

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Miami, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great experience. Great service. Best location. Great places to chill close to the bhosphorus. 2 sections of the hotel. 1 is the old palace with 12 rooms. 2nd is the new wing. Many great restaurants. My wife and kid had a great time ! Negotiate well :)

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Houston, Texas
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40 reviews 40 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were choosing between this and the Four Seasons in the old town. We picked this because of the water view and weren't disappointed; the views are spectacular. This doesn't have the character of the Four Seasons (it's a bit generic), but the location can't be beat. Service was excellent, our rooms were spacious and well appointed. We didn't dine... More

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Opio, France
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55 reviews 55 reviews
3 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live in the S.France and as a senior executive for a multinational have travelled to many fine hotels. In my view this is the best as it offers 5***** luxury, service and amenities on one side and then you have the Bosphorous ! The hotel boasts a spectacular view in front of the hotel where you see boats of... More

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South East
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed last month for two days. Great arrival procedure with a personalised service. Changed rooms on seeing the Garden view room we were giving and swapped to a Bosphorus view which was far better. Great service and feeling of grandness about the place but food and drink were very high priced and based on the view rather than the food... More

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Additional Information about Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul

Address: Ciragan Caddesi 32 | Besiktas, Istanbul 34349, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul 5*
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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 #34 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul #40 Family Hotel in Istanbul
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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 
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