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Riva Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Aydede Caddesi 8 | Taksim, Istanbul 80090, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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70 reviews 70 reviews
16 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we stayed here for 5 nights the location was excellent at the heart of taksim the rooms were comfortable and the prices were good . The breakfast was simple and great. we enjoyed the stay and hope to come again.

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Moscow, Russia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Moved to this hotel when there were problems at another hotel in Taksim, where Recepsionist tried to settle into a room in the basement. Very well spent the night 2 nights, delicious breakfasts, close to the metro and bus stop to the airport. If someone wants to live in Taksim very nice hotel.

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Iran, Spain
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

very very small room , my rooms carpet was very dirty, breakfast was very normal and same all the mornings. there is no tea maker , the shower was out of order , location was prefect, wifi disconnected hourly , the air condition was very very bad, and i never go to this hotel again.

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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Riva Hotel was suggested to me from a friend of mine and I have stayed couple of times for business trip. Nice Hotel close to all mense of Transportation,close to the Shopping Center. Cosy Rooms,Breakfast fair enough,Staff friendly and helpful all day and night. Kind Hotel Manager and the Owner is amazing person. I will come back soon and I... More

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Athens, Greece
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6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

very comfortable hotel. Visited December 2013. Nice breakfast but could be better. Location was perfect, next to Maxim, so near to everything (metro, tram, center) Quiet & clean hotel. Rooms higher than average, nice decoration, 2 flat TV!, perfect bathroom. Staff was polite and helpful. stayed for 4 days for sure recommended!

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28 reviews 28 reviews
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

It was the smallest hotel room I have stayed. I did not measured but I would say the total use area of the hotel was around 10 m2. The double bed they had mentioned was 120 cm. So forget it if you are two people. The hotel is located next to a kebab house. At midnight if you have an... More

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Beirut, Lebanon
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We stayed 4 nights at this hotel. Perfect location (only 5 minutes away from Taksim Square and Istiklal street) the breakfast is good but no variety. Rooms are small (as well as the beds). Very clean and recently renovated. Pleasant staff, not everyone knows English but they'll do their best to help you. This hotel is recommended if you're planning... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Hotel was very comfortable and very clean. Photos represents the real situation. Stuff were very friendly. Hotel is at Taksim, walking distance to several bars and restaturants. I can recommend this hotel.

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Tehran, Iran
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

This hotel is located close to best areas of Istanbul. Isteghlal st., & Taghsim place are located less than 2 minutes by walking. This hotel was really clean,we stayed there for 4 days, the breakfast was really excellent. We enjoyed this small but clean & close to major places hotel. We absolutely will be back at this hotel again in... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013 via mobile

In turkey hotels star rating is a bit different from world standards cause in this hotel there is no pool,no sport areas, no spa and the room sizes is smaler than standards. Rooms is smal but very clean and comfortable, bed is very comfortable there is two tvs in room i think its not necessery to have a second tv... More

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Address: Aydede Caddesi 8 | Taksim, Istanbul 80090, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Riva Hotel 4*
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