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Lion Hotel

Lamartine Cad No 41 Taksim, Beyoglu, Istanbul 80090, Turkey
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Ranked #803 of 910 hotels in Istanbul
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

i have been therer for about 5 days and it is a terrible hotel that i have never experienced before. the cleanliness was terrible and my room was so dirty, the security of hotel was bad that i had to carry all of my goods with myself whereever, the staff was very impolite, the services were poor for example one... More

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Shiraz, Iran
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is simple. Rooms are so small with bad view. Staff was so friendly with us. Breakfast was good and enough. The location was the best point. Room was clean with an old safety box, small refrigerator, no sleeper, no toothbrush, no tea/coffee maker, old TV. Poor Wi-Fi signal in upper rooms. I think that was so-so(Not good-not bad).... More

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New Delhi, India
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

The hotel inside is pretty simple and OK. Some of the staff is friendly while some are rude and ignore whatever request you give. The rooms are quite small but decent enough for a short stay. However, the hotel location is very good as its walking distance to Taksim square which is the key place for buying souvenirs and other... More

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Tehran, Iran
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

i was 27 MAY till 30 MAY. at first in lobby stuff member was rude and speak aloud with each other. English speaking was very Bab. after 5 hour until checking time they offer me a small room with catastrophic view !!!!!refrigerator had problem and room had no tea-maker or coffeemaker. breakfast had lowest material and make deappetized !!!me .... More

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Kerman, Iran
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

after lots of trips to Istanbul and experiencing all 4 star hotels at taksim,the only good thing about lion hotel is the location..nothing else...the staff are rude and have poor English...one of them was killing me because of dropping a piece of bread at breakfast time...small rooms and awefull view...wifi was only in lobby not in rooms... i wont recommend... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

Although I knew that when you hear about a four star hotel in Istanbul ,you should minus one star in your mind therefore this one Not a hotel in four star class at all.The location was good.the service was poor and had not a swiming pool as I had seen in hotel advertisments.Some of the staff were rude but some... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013 via mobile

I stayed in this hotel for 4night,hotel located in best location very close to taksim in snug &lovely street,too many hotel &cafe is near the hotel,rooms are small but extrimly clean,but we dont have any view in our room we just see bullding infront of window.servis was very good &houskeeping clean rooms evryday that it was very unformal in turkish... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

lion hotel staffs are very friendly ,the room is small but clean,location is very good.breakfast is not bad.everything is good,we stay there 7 night and next time i will stay there again.there is near taqsim square and istiqlal ave,the area is full of hotels and coffee shop and near shopping center.good for walking,i visit other hotels there all of them... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

The place of this hotel is good, next to taqsim square and istiqlal street. The staffs are friendly, the rooms are clean, but somehow hot.Though a 4 star hotel, yet can be better.by walking the Istiqlal street is some minutes away, the center of great brands.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

I and my family stayed 4 nights there in October . The location is good .Our room was too hot and we had to open the window all the times but it didn't help us to sleep well, when we asked the receptionist to turn down the AC they said the problem is due to the system and they couldn't... More

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Address: Lamartine Cad No 41 Taksim, Beyoglu, Istanbul 80090, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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