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.
All 920 Istanbul hotels

Surmeli Istanbul

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Prof. Dr. Bulent Tarcan Sok. No:3 Gayrettepe, Besiktas, Istanbul 34349, Turkey
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Surmeli Istanbul to your Saves list
Surmeli Istanbul
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!
59%
Ranked #507 of 920 Hotels in Istanbul
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
kuhn1952 bear@internode.on.net
Write a Review

46 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    10
    17
    14
    1
    4
See reviews for
6
12
8
10
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (10)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
bear@internode.on.net
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here for two nights before picking up a 14 day tour which included another two nights at the hotel. The hotel is fine, reception is bright and cheerful. Our room was comfortable and clean. Breakfast was standard fare on the buffet. The staff were friendly and helpful. My only issue is the location. The hotel is not located... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cape Town
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

stayed here as part of a group tour. it did seem far from the blue mosque/Hagia Sophia etc..although traffic was really hectic.. firm mattress bath in shower with decent hot water levels the washbasin was newish but not enough space .. breakfasts were standard .. friendly staff supermarket across road for water etc didn't use the pool although it is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a really good hotel, I really enjoyed staying at it, it is 10-15 mins walking to the nearest metro station and is located near several good night clubs so it maybe a good choice for singles, they also have a good swimming pool, not very big but it was good, the breakfast was average, staff were very helpful... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
ottawa, Ontario Canada
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed two days at the beginning of our fourteen day tour of Turkey and one day at the end the end. The pool closes at 6 p.m. right when you have returned from a long day of touring and you would love a dip in the pool to cool off. When we stayed on Thursday, August 21 ....the last... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am at this hotel now really it's very bad service i had a lot of problem : 1 - every time i want to open my door room i need to go to reception to send some one to open the door to me ! 2- it's only one power source in the room so i cant charge my... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Hamburg, Germany
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I can't describe how terrible this hotel is, considering it being a "5 star hotel". Here is a few reasons: - Constant trouble with rooms keys, where you need the receptions to bring new cards. - Bad WiFi in the rooms - You can't pay deposit with VISA - The food is terrible - They charge approximately € 60 for... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Istanbul, Turkey
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

After walking into the hotel, dripping wet from the rain, I was warmly greeted by the reception staff. They quickly checked me in as I explained that I am currently living in Istanbul, but since my flat hasn't had electricity for the past 2 days - I just wanted to stay in a hotel to be comfortable and get some... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rome, Italy
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Stayed here for 3 nights on a business trip. Very nice business hotel. Good breakfast and good restaurant. Location is close to center. The staff is very kind and professional. Nice experience. I recommend this hotel.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Los Angeles, California
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

Yes, everyone states not to expect five stars but for what it is, a hotel, it does it's job well. The room doors all face the inside of an open circular design. The staff is very kind and professional. The restaurant on the first floor is good. From my experience, the air is not a central air unit although the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
EMRE A, Ön Büro Müdürü at Surmeli Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Surmeli Guest, We would like to thank you for staying with us at Surmeli Istanbul during your recent visit. It is indeed a great pleasure to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us and that our services have been satisfactory. We look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you back to Surmeli Istanbul in the near future. Kind... More

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Stayed here for 5 nights on a business trip. Nice practical business hotel. Good breakfast spread is a plus. No gym is a negative. They have swimming pool though. Location is close to business district. Staff is well trained but some times lacks that going extra mile. Overall good experience

Was this review helpful? Yes
EMRE A, Ön Büro Müdürü at Surmeli Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Surmeli Guest, Thank you for posting your feedback on TripAdvisor. I was very happy to read your review and i am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us in this month. You had mentioned that not having gym center in our hotel as negative. Right it is negative matter for now , but we are having... More

Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Surmeli Istanbul, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Surmeli Istanbul? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Surmeli Istanbul

Address: Prof. Dr. Bulent Tarcan Sok. No:3 Gayrettepe, Besiktas, Istanbul 34349, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Surmeli Istanbul 5*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Venere, Tingo, Priceline, Travelocity, TravelClick, Agoda, Hotel.de, TripOnline SA, Odigeo and Otel so you can book your Surmeli Istanbul 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:
Surmeli Istanbul Hotel Istanbul
Surmeli Hotel Istanbul
Istanbul Surmeli Hotel

57 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (14)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (12)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (44)
Viewed
Room/suite (12)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Dining (6)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (5)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Other (14)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in
any neighborhood
in Istanbul with
any amenities