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BEST WESTERN Empire Palace

4.0 of 5 Hudavendigar Cad. No:17 / 19 | Hocapasa Mah. - Sirkeci/Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34110, Turkey
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kralupy nad Vltavou, Czech Republic
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

I've spend 4 nights in this beutifull hotel, right in Sultanahmet, which historic center of Istanbul. I must admit that services in this hotel were beyound my expectetions. Staff is full of nice and profesionall personal, which only interest is to make your holiday in Istanbul as much comfortable asi is possible. Nice rooms with beutifull view from the windows,... More 

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Tea C, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Empire Palace, responded to this review

Dear, Thank you very much for your thorough review, it is greatly appreciated! I am glad to read that overall you were happy with your stay, I will take the pleasure to share your encouragements with the Team. Looking forward to welcome you back, Best regards, Tea Cimirotic More 

Toronto, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at this hotel with a friend for 3 nights. We had an incredible experience from the very beginning, as we were greeted by a very friendly staff who eased our check-in process. Our room was upgraded without us even asking, and it was a really beautiful room (had loads of character, a good view of the Topkapi Palace... More 

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TeaC22, Reservations Department at BEST WESTERN Empire Palace, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, I am glad to read that you were happy with your stay in our bw empire palace hotel! I will share your comments with the Team and we are looking forward to welcome you back to our hotel. Kind regards More 

Larnaka, Cyprus
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here during February and would stay again without hesitation. Rooms were were well decorated and very warm which was particularly important during one of the coldest spells in Istanbul for over 20 years! Reception staff were very helpful and helped print out tickets, book taxis and Gide general information. Hotel made our stay in Istanbul perfect! Thank you.

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TeaC22, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Empire Palace, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. I am glad to read that you were happy with your stay in our Best Western Empire Palace Hotel ! I will share your comments with the Team and we are looking forward to welcome you back to our hotel. Kind regards, Tea Cimirotic Best Western Empire Palace Hotel More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel with friendly staff. I stayed here with my family for 5 days and enjoyed every minute, Suleyman yasar was the man who booked us in at reception and he took care of us throughout our stay. He is such a nice man who made us feel at home and we would like to thank him for an excellent... More 

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TeaC22, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Empire Palace, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your thorough review, it is greatly appreciated! I am glad to read that you were happy with your stay, I will take the pleasure to share your encouragements with the Team. Looking forward to welcome you back, Best regards, Tea Cimirotic More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we have just got back from staying in this hotel and I must say what a great place it is. The staff were very friendly and welcoming and nothing was too much trouble for them. The hotel is situated in the old town and is central to all the wonderful sights that Istanbul has to offer. I would love to... More 

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TeaC22, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Empire Palace, responded to this review

Dear Denise, Thank you for choosing Best Western Empire Palace and sharing your feedback with us. I'm more than thrilled that you had a great experience, enjoyed the location and loved our staff. Please let us know when you decide to visit again so we could give you some more insider tips around the city! Best Wishes, Tea Cimirotic More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is value for money and almost every thing is excellent except breakfast, services are good specially staff is very friendly specially a lady name Ceylan is really helpful during ur trouble. Recommended to stay.

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Warsaw, Poland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent location - near Sirkeci, great hotel, great service and friendly professional staff. Good price. I would definitely stay at this hotel in the future. Tasty food in the restaurant - breakfast and dinner.

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Bucharest, Romania
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I was at Best Western Empire Palace with my mother in August 2014 for my birthday. The staff was very welcoming: we arrived early in the morning at around 9-10. While our room was ready we were invited for breakfast (on the house) which was delicious and which we enjoyed the following days also. Yldirim at the front desk was... More 

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Lagos, Nigeria
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Best Western Empire Palace Hotel has made our first trip to Istanbul very remarkable by their great hospitality. Location is also perfect to explore the city. Rooms are very clean and all staff is extremely friendly and helpful. Enjoyed being with them !!!!!!

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London, United Kingdom
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72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

The Best Western Empire Palace turned out to be the perfect base for a short stop in Istanbul before travelling further east. On top of that, the friendly welcome and delightfully furnished rooms made my first night in Turkey a real pleasure. The hotel is easily reached from the airport using public transport - Metro (M1) to Zeytinburnu, tram (T1)... More 

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Address: Hudavendigar Cad. No:17 / 19 | Hocapasa Mah. - Sirkeci/Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34110, Turkey
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Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Empire Palace 4*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Best Western Empire Palace Hotel Istanbul
Best Western Hotel Istanbul
Best Western Istanbul
Istanbul Best Western
Hotel Style:
#61 Spa Hotel in Istanbul
#124 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#134 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
#172 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#178 Business Hotel in Istanbul

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