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Seminal Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Sehit Muhtar Cad. 23 - 25 | Taksim, Istanbul 80090, Turkey (New City / Taksim)
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Ranked #569 of 920 Hotels in Istanbul
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Amman, Jordan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

decent hotel but not gr8 ... good location ... poor service .. staff are not that friendly with poor English .... clean rooms .. no view ... dont know much about the facilities cause i was out all day ... wont come back !!

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Hotel is not bad espeicially if u took one of the cornor rooms at the 8th floor, which has a wide balcony. Rooms there r good n deicent plus hotel is close to all sight seeings. Breakfast is not bad for those who are not there for food only ((;. Good location. Good for low budget.

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tehran
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

I went their on a business trip,and I didn't expect much,but I enjoy my stay there. The staff were speaking English and that important in istanbul :))the room was clean and the cleaning lady was polite and understanding when we get there ac was broken I asked the lady for help and 2 second later somebody showed up and fixed... More

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Tehran, Iran
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

The most privilege point of this hotel is its location just hundred steps to Taksim Sq ,many restaurants nearby ,free indoor pool and Souna ,but notice that for Turkish bath and massage you should pay extra,their staff were so friendly and helpful ,you can have any service you need in a few minutes, breakfast was exclusive ,it has both family... More

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Positive: Location and breakfast Negative:noisy,one of elevators was out of service for few days,there aren't any electrical kettle,staff so so... Wifi in rooms was very weak,torkish bathroom was expensive 90$

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Location is perfect near all transportation metro buses taxis serviced with all needs markets pharmacy mobiles service groceries restaurants all are near about 10 to 30 meters on foot nice rooms and a good place to rest after a long walk Istanbul

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

This is a wonderful hotel.The room was beautifully furnished and the very large beds exceedingly comfortable.Management always there in background quietly overseeing the smooth running of hotel.Lovely setting at Taksim square.it was really an unforgettable stay at seminal hotel.It was my first stay at this hotel but it will surely not be the last.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Good location, minutes away from Taksim square and the Metro. Rooms are clean and friendly reception staff. Reception staff not forthcoming to help with local travel information unless you ask specific information. Local attraction leaflets were only displayed on the day we were leaving. Choose top floors as the noise from street level and the Club opposite can be disturbing.... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Excellent service. Amazing variety at breakfast . clean rooms. Friendly staff. Couldn't ask for anything better. Love the country and people. My advice its worth it. View was disappointing but still loved the hotel overall

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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75 reviews 75 reviews
17 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

The only thing we appreciated was its location near Taxim square and Peran pedestrial road. We were invoiced for a triple room, but there were one french bed (surely not for two adults) and one single bed. Furthermore, there were only two sets of towels for three persons... Walls were too slim to hear the next rooms, even when they... More

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Address: Sehit Muhtar Cad. 23 - 25 | Taksim, Istanbul 80090, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > New City / Taksim , Şişli
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Seminal Hotel 4*
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