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Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul

5.0 of 5 Ciragan Caddesi 32 | Besiktas, Istanbul 34349, Turkey
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Melbourne
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26 reviews 26 reviews
24 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a fantastic location, superb facilities backed up by helpful and attentive staff. Right on the Bosphorus you could not wish for a better outlook. Great pool, fitness and spa facilities and great dining options. Ensure you get a room with a view of the Bosphorus, will definitely stay again.

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Jaipur City, Rajasthan, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

How do i start its a place to be seen to be believed and to be at before u die...the old beautiful palace restored and the new area so beautifully done.u definitely get to feel like a royalty and as soon as u enter the pampering by their lovely staff begins.. The food is sooo amazing of any place whether... More

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

Dear Ciragan Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor following your recent stay. It was a true pleasure for us to read your feedback, we are grateful for your comments. Above all, we are very happy to hear that we were able to meet your expectations. Together with my team, I hope... More

horsham
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147 reviews 147 reviews
36 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a superior room with Bosphorous view for our anniversary and on arrival we were very pleased to be offered an upgrade to a grand suite with Bosphorous view on the 3rd floor. I could not believe the beautiful view from the room and balcony. The room was immaculate and unlike some reports on here was in perfect condition.... More

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San Francisco, California
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8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The strengths of this hotel are its exceedingly friendly and helpful staff, and its spectacular location right on the Bosphorus. Rooms, however, were a bit disappointing. Our first room was billed as a "sea view room," on the north side of the property. In fact our first floor view was of a wall, some palms, and two large satellite dishes.... 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 with us. We have taken note of your constructive feedback. Please be assured that your comments have been immediately shared with the appropriate departments for immediate improvement and we would like to discuss our shortcomings with you in more detail at... More

Boston, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attended a wedding reception that was fantastic and had tea here as well. Views of the Bosporus were fantastic. Security was excellent and hospitality was what was expected but none the less exceptional.

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New York City, New York
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48 hotel reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If it weren't for the $15 ice coffee by the pool, We would would have enjoyed my trip more. This hotel is absolutely stunning in terms of location and views. The rooms are a bit stale and the lobby is very grand. A lot of people of importance come through this hotel. It's a big city hotel with lots of... 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 with us. We deeply regret that we were not able to meet your expectations. We value every single comment and opinion of our valuable guests, and we would like to discuss our shortcomings with you in more detail at your convenience.... More

East Sussex Uk
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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a palace not only in name. We stayed for three nights and had superb service. Nothing was too much for the staff. Our room had a view of the Bosphorus that kept us mesmerised and delighted and the choice of six types of pillow made sure that the bed was extremely comfortable. Unfortunately the food (in any of... More

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San Francisco
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I stayed in the Ciragan Palace Kempinski a few years ago, and it became my favorite hotel in the world. I raved about it so much to my husband that we decided to stay there when we visited Istanbul together this summer. The strengths remain: a spectacular view of the Bosphorus, an exquisite lobby and public spaces,... 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 constructive feedback, as this is the only way we can truly assess our guests’ needs, and continuously improve the luxury service we aim... More

vienna
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great location, great view of the Bosphorus (night and day) and great service, but comes at a price. Nevertheless worth it!!very comfortable beds!! we will definetely be back sooner rather than later...

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Moree, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently stayed at the Palace and found it to be superb. The service was excellent, food was delicious and our rooms were lovely. I would suggest a water view rather than park view though. Little touches in our room such as extra bottles of water, fruit and delicious little treats just added that extra to make it even more... More

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Address: Ciragan Caddesi 32 | Besiktas, Istanbul 34349, Turkey
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Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul 5*
Number of rooms: 313
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