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Crystal Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Receppasa Caddesi No 7 | Taksim, Istanbul 80090, Turkey
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Ranked #815 of 911 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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Toronto, Canada
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Avoid like plague. Although this hotel has an excellent location, everything else is pretty much not worth of a 4-star hotel. Crowded, hot, weak air-conditioning, broken window, horrible breakfast, and staff who don't speak English are just a few of the problems of this hotel. Despite the bad conditions, since the hotel has some contracts with the Iranian travel agancies,... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stealing money from the SAFE BOX?!!! That I can't tolerate. I stayed there for 4 nights, breakfast quality was so poor and the pool wasn't available. 4satrs?!! At the best it's a 2star hotel. The only thing that is good about this hotel is that its located near Taksim square.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my family stayed at this hotel from 10 to 15 Jul 2014, on the first day when we came back from shopping, We saw the safe-box is open and some money stolen, it was so terrible, not just mine, more than 5 passengers lost their money, we called the cops and talked to manager but nothing happened and... More

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1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am staying in this hotel now and every night I can see one of my countryman is stolen their property in the hotel by hotel's staff,even from their safety box.please don't come here! If you have to come to this hotel , be careful and don't put your money in the room.

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Athens, Greece
1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I arrived too early in the morning and the staff kindly accepted to keep my luggage till my room was ready. Good things ended there. The room was not clean. I dropped a piece of paper that was still there four days later. The mattress was awful; it must not have been changed for years. Breakfast was terrible, unless you... More

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Tehran, Tehran, Iran
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After 25 years I visited Istanbul again. My travel agency advised "CRYSTAL HOTEL" for staying, for sure it was not the place I stay in again. Lock of washroom was missed, (somehow that part of door was broken). Beds were clean but I am not sure if they actually clean the rooms daily. there were some used napkins in room... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Three night stay in Istanbul during my guided tour with Athos Hellas travel agency was in Crystal hotel very close to Taxim square. The hotel is mediocre, clean small room good breakfast with staff that don't all speak English. I asked for room service for coffee and I ended up going downstairs and get my coffee myself. During my stay... More

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Tehran, Tehran, Iran
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was there june 2014.the room was very bad,without window and with weak air condition. The breakfast was very poor,and the staff was impolite,they don't gave us cup of tea because we arrived at9:30,actually the breakfast time was until 10:00 The hotel located in very good point of taksim square and you can walk less than 2minutes to reach metro.

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Cairo, Egypt
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

the hotel is located just few minutes from Esteklal square and few steps to metro stations , rooms are narrow but clean , breakfast is good and there are a lot of shops and resturants around the hotel

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Dammam, Saudi Arabia
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

every thing in the is moderate (not bad and not good) but I can say that it is valuable for money the location is perfect (exactly in the heart of taxim square) the metro station is 3 minutes away from the hotel from where uou can go to every place in istanbul

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Address: Receppasa Caddesi No 7 | Taksim, Istanbul 80090, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Crystal Hotel 4*
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Crystal Hotel Istanbul
Hotel Crystal Istanbul

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#370 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
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