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Riva Hotel

4.0 of 5
Aydede Caddesi 8 | Taksim, Istanbul 80090, Turkey
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lobby man was rude. My 7 years old daughter had throw up at night. I called the reception and you know what they said?! They didnt have service to change the sheets.ha told me he can do nothing!!! My sister and my daughter should stay hole night at that situation. Just that man clean the ground with the dirty... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was there two times, one in 2012 for 6 nights and the second in 2015 for 3 nights. its location is very good at taksim square and very close to metro station. also have a friendly stuff. but the room sizes are a little small, instead prices are a little lower than other hotels with the same stars and... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed for 3 nights at Riva Hotel for business and the stay was average. It is located at a place - Taksim - which offers many more hotel options to choose from. Since this was my first time to Istanbul, I just booked Riva as it was recommended by a colleague who had stayed there. It's a no-frill stay... More 

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Tehran, Iran
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

so far this is one of the best 4 star hotel near taksim square that i stayed in istanbul our room was on 4th floor,clean and nice . although at first i was not satisfied with my room but when i asked for another room suprisingly they changed our room for better one staff were helpful and kind

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 via mobile

I spent my honeymoon in Riva Hotel. I was there on May 2013. I've spent there 10 days. Everything about this hotel is simply amazing from food, cleanliness, to staff. The hotel is in the center of Taksim. I really miss being there so much...

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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Other than the location nothing special, just an average hotel.. Small room, its renovated not to bad.. Clean bathroom , all toiletries but very hard towels.. No fabric softener used at all.. Pillows are hell hard, my ear get pain when i wake up.. Staff is ok.. Internet is so slow and need to log in every single time.. Its... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Riva hotel is a boutique hotel in center of Istanbul just 2 min walking to taksim and istiklal street where is many restaurant and shops that sells all of things you may want and metro station rooms are small but clean and breakfast was good the room price is 4star but the hotel is 3star

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Location is fab. Checkin quick and staff are all very helpful. Rooms are quite small but is to be expected in the heart of Istanbul. Most 5stars hotels there are. Beds are comfy and furniture are new. Bathrooms are immaculate clean. Towels, slippers and toiletries new. Double glazing provides a quite night. Breakfast is lovely. Dinning area spotless. Have stayed... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This hotel has some positive and negative points: Positive: 1-Location: It's just meters away from Taksim Square, has fine restaurants near it, and is more or less quiet. 2-Cleansiness: The hotel is newly refurbished, so from the bathroom down to the breakfast restaurant, everywhere looks clean and new. 3-Helpful Staff: They will help you as much as they can and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

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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