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Plaza Hotel Istanbul

Balmumcu Mah. Barbaros Bulv. No:165 | Gayrettepe, Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

very lovely hotel very lovely staff very lovely house keeping helpful staff , friendly staff, wonderful location, i really want stay again in hotel; Delicious breakfast; the wether in march is very cold and cloudy

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Grassobbio, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean and spacious rooms and equipped breakfast buffet Friendly staff and reasonable rates. Well placed in the city centre with a view to the Bosporous bridge. Pretty good access to nearby restaurants and amusements. Offers airport shuttle.

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london
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

having arrived 2 hours before the check in time, we were first offered beverages and then take to the room even before the check in time. the reception staff was also very helpful to deal with the issue i had with my booking. having stated in few different hotels quiet often, i can deffinetly say it was a good experience... More 

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TPHISTANBUL, Konuk İlişkileri Müdürü at Plaza Hotel Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Plaza Hotel. The plaza Hotel İstanbul Management and General Manager is paying attention so much for the guest satisfaction. All of our guest’s comments whether positive or negative, always assist us to improve the services we provide to our guests, our goal to provide excellent service and feel... More 

Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

It was nice pleasure to stay in plaza Good staff nice reception nice welcome very good breakfast if i get one more chance i be glad to stay in the same hotel clean and pleasent enviroment thanx to all

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TPHISTANBUL, Konuk İlişkileri Müdürü at Plaza Hotel Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Plaza Hotel. The plaza Hotel İstanbul Management and General Manager is paying attention so much for the guest satisfaction. All of our guest’s comments whether positive or negative, always assist us to improve the services we provide to our guests, our goal to provide excellent service and feel... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This hotel is a five star one but can match a four star at most. Having said that, after our week long stay in Turkey and observing the indifferent service in several hotels, the experience at this one was nice. The room was spacious and so was the bathroom which had a bathtub, bathroom slippers, hair dryer and toiletries. One... More 

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TPHISTANBUL, Konuk İlişkileri Müdürü at Plaza Hotel Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Plaza Hotel. The plaza Hotel İstanbul Management and General Manager is paying attention so much for the guest satisfaction. All of our guest’s comments whether positive or negative, always assist us to improve the services we provide to our guests, our goal to provide excellent service and feel... More 

Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

I stayed in this hotel for 2 nights for work. I would not choose it as tourist, because it is far from the main attractions and one can find wonderful boutique hotels closer to the centre. The hotel is a bit older but still good enough with nice breakfast and decent service. Refurbished bathrooms. Fairly spacious rooms. They should however... More 

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TPHISTANBUL, Konuk İlişkileri Müdürü at Plaza Hotel Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Plaza Hotel. The plaza Hotel İstanbul Management and General Manager is paying attention so much for the guest satisfaction. All of our guest’s comments whether positive or negative, always assist us to improve the services we provide to our guests, our goal to provide excellent service and feel... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Came to Istanbul on a different business trip in September and the hotel we used (Marti Istanbul) was far nicer than this hotel for both business purposes and personal comfort. The location is not near to touristic areas and almost always requires a taxi. The meeting room was in the basement, without windows. The room itself was dark, though clean.... More 

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Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Plaza Hotel. The plaza Hotel İstanbul Management and General Manager is paying attention so much for the guest satisfaction. All of our guest’s comments whether positive or negative, always assist us to improve the services we provide to our guests, our goal to provide excellent service and feel... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Location - OK for business travel, app. 10 km from the city centre Staff - friendly Room - average, quite spacious, modern TV I am giving the "above average" rating mainly because of the pretty nice spa. Several restaurants within walking distance. Short ride to Besiktas for a nice view of the Bosporus. Very overpriced minibar.

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TPHISTANBUL, Konuk İlişkileri Müdürü at Plaza Hotel Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Plaza Hotel. The plaza Hotel İstanbul Management and General Manager is paying attention so much for the guest satisfaction. All of our guest’s comments whether positive or negative, always assist us to improve the services we provide to our guests, our goal to provide excellent service and feel... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Was expecting a lot from the hotel due to its "five stars" hotel status. Extremely unfriendly and unhelpful reception staff who refused to assist with complaints on the smelly smoking rooms. Only one friendly staff out of so many who were standing by in the lobby busy staring into space. Oh yes, the pillows and bedsheet in the smoking rooms... More 

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TPHISTANBUL, Konuk İlişkileri Müdürü at Plaza Hotel Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Plaza Hotel. The plaza Hotel İstanbul Management and General Manager is paying attention so much for the guest satisfaction. All of our guest’s comments whether positive or negative, always assist us to improve the services we provide to our guests, our goal to provide excellent service and feel... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Excellent hotel with great rooms and facilities. 5 km from Takshim Square. Taxi 15-18 TL. Spacious rooms and good location. Stay was short but very nice. Very helpful staff.... Got an excellent take away breakfast at 4.30am. Dr Sanjay Dhawan

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TPHISTANBUL, Konuk İlişkileri Müdürü at Plaza Hotel Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Plaza Hotel. The plaza Hotel İstanbul Management and General Manager is paying attention so much for the guest satisfaction. All of our guest’s comments whether positive or negative, always assist us to improve the services we provide to our guests, our goal to provide excellent service and feel... More 

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Staying in Besiktas

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Besiktas
In Besiktas, skyscrapers compete with palaces for space in an upscale vista replete with hilly green parkland filling in the margins. Step into this rather wealthy neighborhood and discover a rich mix of opportunities to shop, dine, and be entertained. For folks in search of urban buzz, not to mention a constant reminder of just how important Istanbul’s waterways are to its rich history, there's the frenetic Besiktas ferry terminal or the city’s most vibrant fish market to explore. For a timeout of metropolitan proportions, head to the bucolic Yildiz Park or the chic Bosphorus-side fishing village of Ortakoy. Attractions such as the grandiose Dolmabahce Palace and a bevy of other stately residences await admiration. To be sure, this large and not overly touristy swath of Istanbul yields plenty of pleasure for all.
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