We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Istanbul Royal Hotel

4.0 of 5 Mesih Pasa Mah. Aksaray Cad. No:16 Laleli, Fatih, Istanbul 34480, Turkey
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 10 more sites!
Istanbul Royal Hotel
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Istanbul Royal Hotel
Istanbul Royal Hotel
Istanbul Royal Hotel
Write a Review

112 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    11
    23
    38
    23
    17
See reviews for
19
37
8
7
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (15)
Date | Rating
  • Arabic first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (112)
  • Mar-May only
    (33)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (28)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (30)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (21)
All months
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hotel price and condition changes depends on who you speak to for the price. On bookings. Com Was €37 including breakfast Up graded me to a king room. Next day a staff asked me to stay another night and he gave me for €30. Ezei said to me I paid cheap rate. She charged me extra €10 for Hamam because... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Beirut, Lebanon
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location of this hotel is great to visit by walk. Plus to go to taksim street there is the tram at 5mn walking from the hotel. Breakfast is average. Attention do not accept any room in the old building. You will feel in a prison and the bathrooms are inacceptable. The new building is mostly good.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Burbank, California
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
12 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I may be a "Cheap date" but as long as the place is clean, with friendly staff, and not to noisy, what else its to expect from an old hotel in the middle of one of the oldest cities in the region? an average US$150 a night will set you up with no worries, but when you start cutting corners... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Do not attempt this hotel ever ! Very agressive personnel ; rooms very noisy; when you ask to change the room they propose you another worse just to fool you - to avoid absolutely The location is in a very crowded place

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Stockport, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

dissapointed wrong room room not ready room not fully clean 3 people 2cups good helpful receptionist called sam but was unable to sort out fully thank you breakfast room tables not cleaned tasteless breakfast near to airport looks good but all fur coat and no underwear

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

The only advantage is location that is not far from main architectural sightseeing( 2tram stops away). Staff seemed to be passive and was not interested in the needs of their customers. Our room was very tiny we couldn't even move around. Beds were small and broken. The view through our window was neighbor building with many restaurants and cheap bars... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I have no idea how this hotel got four stars someone must have been off. The baths plug does not work so you cant bath. There is mould all over the bath, and taps have someones hair on it. Room is big enough but very old fashioned and cheap furniture. The one plug that you can use to charge things... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Istanbul
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Staff service is very good. Some rooms need maintenance especially for toilets. I tried rooms 401 and 613 (which I was in about 15 days ago). Also, the elevator makes a noisy voice which is irritating especially when people are asleep.

Review collected in partnership with Galahotels.com

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
12 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014 via mobile

Just got home from an amazing 4 night stay in Istanbul . This hotel is in a busy area but it would be hard to find a quiet area in Istanbul to be truthful. Although on a busy road, our room was on the first floor and faced the road but we were not bothered by street noise at night.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

I visit Istanbul with my family and friends, it is small nice hotel close to old city attractions. Staff of the hotel was very helping and nice, they made our stay better than we expected. Breakfast at the hotel was always nice. I recommend this hotel for those families who love to explore city walking. There are many small shops... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Istanbul Royal Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Istanbul Royal Hotel

Address: Mesih Pasa Mah. Aksaray Cad. No:16 Laleli, Fatih, Istanbul 34480, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Istanbul Royal Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 128
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Despegar.com, Booking.com, Travelocity, HotelTravel.com, Cheap Tickets, Orbitz, TripOnline SA, Otel, Odigeo, Hotels.com, Agoda and Tingo so you can book your Istanbul Royal Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Royal Hotel Istanbul

106 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (38)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (9)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Other (18)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (69)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (13)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Other (55)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay