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The Ritz-Carlton Istanbul

#70 of 973 Hotels in Istanbul
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Suzer Plaza, Askerocagi Caddesi, No:6 | Elmadag/Sisli, Istanbul 34367, Turkey
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 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
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Kuala Lumpur
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Hotel lives up to the Ritz Carlton badge. The service level is excellent from the doorman, front desk, housekeeping and restaurant staff. The building itself is not exactly an architectural masterpiece. The hotel is connected to an office complex. It is a 10 -15 min walk to the surface tram station and Taksim Metro station. We stayed in a... More 

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Houston, Texas
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73 reviews 73 reviews
14 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff at the hotel is amazing. the person who checked me in was Murat and man was he a great guy or what. you walk in and your greeted immediately by the friendly staff. the lobby is amazing, fresh flowers daily right in the middle. Turkish Delight anyone? I am planning on returning to Istanbul and would only stay... More 

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I travel very often to Istanbul and I'm usually pegged to another 5 stars hotel next to Taxsim . This time , I had the chance to try something different and my .. am I glad I tried this !!! Amazing hotel ; super nice staff and beautiful rooms . Way to go Ritz .. you are on top of... More 

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Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment you step into the hotel you know you have made the right choice. The staff at the front desk are exceptional and nothing was too much trouble.They engage with you as an individual not just another nameless guest. I had received an email prior to arrival asking if we were celebrating a special occasion. I said that... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The view of Marmara sea from your room is the best you can get. Friendly staff. Fantastic restaurants. I loved the bar. Rooms are so spacious and luxury. The quality of food is amazing. The view of Marmara during your breakfast opens your day.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
14 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We checked into the Hotel where we were given a traditional hot drink which was lovely! I ordered the drink one evening and happened to mention that I had never had and loved it! Next evening when we came back there was a bag with the drink, and the information on its history for me with a card wishing us... More 

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Columbia, MD
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52 reviews 52 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a true luxury hotel with large excellent rooms, beautiful public areas, great food and a very responsive staff. We had one of the best breakfast buffets we've ever had, sitting beside large windows look out at the city. And the dinner buffet we had was also excellent with many little dishes to try. Because there were riots in... More 

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Houston, Texas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Ritz-Carlton in Istanbul is one of a class! I have stayed at Ritz-Carlton in other countries, good hotel, but the hospitality, the detailed care for the guest is amazing, never the same to other hotels of the same brand or category! We have used the restaurant for breakfast, food delicious, service amazing. Since you step out of the taxi... More 

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Miami, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Ritz Carlton is a taxi ride away from the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace & Grand Bazzar but is walking distance to Taxsim Square & ferry's to Karakoy. That being said it is a wonderful new facility with AMAZING staff. Since Istanbul is so incredibly large, no matter where you stay, you will need to take a taxi... More 

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Pattaya
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60 reviews 60 reviews
5 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned home from a wonderful stay at the Ritz Carlton. The wonderful staff really made our holiday. A very special thanks to Racim and Manekse, concierge on the Executive lounge floor. They could not do enough for us, be it recommending restaurants and historic sights to booking reservations and researching about hard to find attractions. The hotel is ideally... More 

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