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Cinar Hotel

Fener Mevkii | Yesilkoy, Istanbul 34149, Turkey
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Ranked #741 of 1,011 Hotels in Istanbul
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is located close to the airport and we chose it because we had an overnight layover in the city. Stay away from this property, front dest staff is extremely rude and unreasonable. They refused to check me on because the booking said 1 person and we were 2. The front desk was asking for extra 20 Euros. I... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Checked In on a Saturday morning and even the booking was made with a early checking the room was not ready. Had to wait 4 hours to get a room. Saturday and sunday there was weddimg pary with loud music and ligth to midnight. When you travel on a red eye fligth and have meetings in the morning it just... More 

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Cinar H, Guest Relations at Cinar Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Sorry to hear that your Cinar Hotel experience was not good enough to satisfy your needs because of the wedding ceromonies held at our garden/pool area. We do have open air weddings during the summer months, which some guests find entertaining to wacth and some disturbed due to music and noise. As our hotel located next door to... More 

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Kendall Park, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I stayed from may 25 2015 to june 3 2015. hotel is on beach front only few minutes from the airport, room no. 119 had beach front balcony. every morning I woke up with great view. breakfast was included in room price.On request, they made two egg white omelet everyday for me.Do not recommend eating lunch or dinner. I will... More 

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Cinar H, Guest Relations at Cinar Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for choosing Cinar Hotel and taking time to share your experiences with us. We are sorry to hear that our lunch and dinner menu’s didn’t met your expectations. We would kindly ask you to get in contact with us directly in order to share your comments. As we are trying to improve ourselves according to... More 

Quatier Bibi Rivehaute
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19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

This hotel retained some of its retro charm, but was modern in its levels of cleanliness and service. We chose it so that we had the option of either relaxing by the pool looking out to sea, or taking in the delights of Istanbul. Although not far from Istanbul, the traffic is so dense that any trip into town takes... More 

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Cinar H, Guest Relations at Cinar Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for choosing to stay at Cinar Hotel and taking time to share your lovely comments with us and all prospective guests. Despite to our last renovation, we kept our Retro Charm, as you named, because we believe it is one of our unique difference from modern hotels which they all look like the same. We... More 

London
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Stay here about once every two years 6/7 times in total. Great location for the airport but about a 30/45min taxi ride into the golden horn. Staff so nice, rooms good (go for a sea view). Walk along the sea front to great little restaurants. One problem the hotel internet booking is a nightmare and you need to use one... More 

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Cinar H, Guest Relations at Cinar Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for staying and taking time to share your experiences with Cinar Hotel. We are happy to confirm that our internet booking engine is changed and it is working much better now. Of course our effort to improve it even more is still on. We hope that we will have many opportunities to welcome you back... More 

Arlington, Texas
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108 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

I was very pleased with this hotel. It is very clean and about 15 or 20 minutes away from the airport via cab. The cab was very fast to come to the hotel for an early morning flight. When booking, it would be a good idea to ask for a room that overlooks the ocean. It is quite scenic and... More 

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Cinar H, Guest Relations at Cinar Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for staying and taking time to share your positive experiences with Cinar Hotel. We’ll share your comments with our colleagues as it will help to increase their motivation to serve you better. Once again, we thank you very much for your valuable feedback and we hope that we will have many opportunities to welcome you... More 

Leirvik, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Location, location, location. Anybody who has flown to Istanbul for business knows that if you have an early flight you have to factor a generous amount of time to reach Ataturk airport, especially if you are staying close to the center or on the opposite side of the strait. Cinar is not only a refined Hotel in an unusually quite... More 

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Cinar H, Guest Relations at Cinar Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your positive comments which will motivate all of us in order to serve you better. As you mentioned, our hotel is located along the Marmara sea shore only 5 km away from Ataturk Int. Airport, and it is surprisingly quiet area. Looking forward welcoming you anytime soon. Kind regards, More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Ok one of the reason that I stay in this hotel is because of the amazing sea view and rooms has balcony so you always have a chance to get fresh air .. But what's not so good about this hotel is very old !! Breakfast is below average and rooms are almost antique .. So I am always between... More 

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Cinar H, Guest Relations at Cinar Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for staying and taking time to share your experience with Cinar Hotel. We also would like to thank you for your nice comments about our hotel and our ambiance. We are really trying to keep the best parts of our hotel as it used to be. Once again, we thank you very much for your... More 

Ennetbaden, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Improvements have occured at the Cinar since my last visit. The breakfast is now in a proper dining room. The actual food is in a bar area, but that works just fine. It did seem a bit of an improvement from before, food wise as well. I still find 15 euros for a cappucino and espresso a bit much. The... More 

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Cinar H, Guest Relations at Cinar Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for staying and taking time to share your experiences with Cinar Hotel. We also would like to thank you for your kind comment noticing our efforts to please our guests. Our internet connection is upgraded as well, you’ll notice it on your next visit. Looking forward re-welcoming you soon. Kind regards, More 

Austria
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56 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

I stayed there for a night during a business trip. Very close to the Airport - 10-15 Minuten without traffic jam. The Hotel it a little bit old school and should a little bit renovated. The rooms are clean and big enough and I really can recommend a room with balcony to the ocean.The terrace outside is wonderful. Free WIFI,... More 

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Cinar H, Guest Relations at Cinar Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for staying and taking time to share your experience with Cinar Hotel. We also would like to thank you for your nice comments that we received through Trip Advisor and be assured that we have already informed the F&B department in order to improve the breakfast buffet. Once again, we thank you very much for... More 

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