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Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Istanbul

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ciragan Cad. No:46 Ortakoy, Besiktas, Istanbul 34349, Turkey (Formerly Radisson SAS)
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Spent 5 days with family at this Radisson hotel in Istanbul. On arrival, got upgraded to a business class room with a private terrace overlooking the bosphorus. Awesome view. Hotel is located at a happening touristy place (Ortakoy) with many sea side cafes , small shops & a pier for boat trips - all within a short walking distance. Staff... More

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RD_Bosphorus, General Manager at Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Istanbul, responded to this review

Greetings from the Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, I am glad to read your positivereview and happy to hear that you had a very pleasant stay with us. Our location of the hotel is very unique and convenient. I am also delighted to hear that my colleague Ozgur provided you with a good service that we are proud of. I have... More

Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just back from 4 nights at this fab hotel. We booked a business class room with a balcony overlooking the Bosphorus. All I can say is wow! Couldn't stop smiling for 2 days! The view was awesome and sunbathing on our private balcony was a real bonus in a major city. Breakfast is served under canopy overlooking the sea with... More

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RD_Bosphorus, General Manager at Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Istanbul, responded to this review

Greetings from the Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Istanbul. I am delighted to read such a wonderful review and over the moon that you had a very satisfactory stay and experience in our hotel. Hope to welcome you back to the hotel before it is too long Kind Regards Sonja Dive-Dahl More

Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

was given this hotel by turkish airlines as they cocked up the milan flight. arrived very late and was only there to sleep. the room was big but was by the big highway. still had a good sleep/rest. the receptionist was alright, firm and borrowed the international socket. wouldve stayed for a bit longer. was given an apple and breakfast... More

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RD_Bosphorus, Genel Müdür at Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Istanbul, responded to this review

Greetings from the Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Thank you for taking the time and sharing your recent experience with us. I am glad to hear that you had a nice sleep and liked the service. I look forward to your return visit to us. Kind regards, Sonja Dive-Dahl More

Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed in this hotel with my wife in the period from 1 June to 6 June 2014. I found this hotel location is one of the best locations with an amazing view on Bosphorus. The staff was friendly and what added a warm flavor is the hospitality of 2 ladies who let us feel as if we are in... More

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RD_Bosphorus, General Manager at Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Istanbul, responded to this review

Greetings from the Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Many thanks for taking the time and writing a feedback on our hotel. I am delighted to hear that you had a wonderful stay with us. I have shared your kind review with the rest of the team who are also encouraged by your comments. I very much look forward to welcoming you... More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is one of the most overpriced hotels I have ever stayed in. Luckily, I was there for business so not a personal expense. Despite saying on the front of the building it is a 5 star it by no means is. The service is lacklustre, people didn't seem to know what the situation was with breakfast and the 'business... More

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RD_Bosphorus, General Manager at Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Istanbul, responded to this review

Greetings from the Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Istanbul, Thank you for your review on your recent stay with us. I am sorry to hear that you were not satisfied with the business center, service, board type information and location being noisy. Your feedback on these issues are duly noted and will be worked on. As you will appreciate we are... More

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Amazing location ! Great service ! I spent in this hotel few weeks. I was feeling like at home ! I hope I be back soon ! This is one of the best hotels in Istanbul ! I will highly recommend to everybody !

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RD_Bosphorus, General Manager at Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Istanbul, responded to this review

Greetings from the Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Many thanks for leaving such a wonderful review. Look forward to welcoming you back to you second home. Kind regards, Sonja Dive-Dahl More

Riverside, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

My husband and I (from the Netherlands but living in the USA)stayed in the hotel for a short week, my husband for business myself for first time Istanbul for fun, my husband traveled the last 25 years to Istanbul and stayed in the bigger hotels, but he booked this hotel because he thought I might like it more. And I... More

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RD_Bosphorus, General Manager at Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Istanbul, responded to this review

Greetings from the Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel Istanbul, Thank you very much for your most positive review. I am delighted that you enjoyed the hotel and surroundings and got back home with great memories. I very much look forward to welcoming you back to your home in Istanbul soon. With Kind Regards, Sonja Divé-Dahl More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights as part of a larger group. The hotel is located in Ortakay, which is a bit out of the way in respect of vicinity of the Old City and Taksim,, However the hotel is not - as many others in Istanbul - with a view of the Bosphorus Strait, but actually right by waters edge.... More

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RD_Bosphorus, General Manager at Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Istanbul, responded to this review

Greetings from the Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Istanbul, It is delightful to read your review. I look forward to your return visit to us. Kind regards, Sonja Dive-Dahl More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Perfect location. Fantastic area. Good staff. Decent rooms with the view of the bridge connecting the continents. Ortakay square was a pleasant surprise. Hotel staff are polite and helpful and if you are a club Carlson elite member one of the hotels that recognize your value to the brand which has been lacking elsewhere in other hotels. The room was... More

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RD_Bosphorus, General Manager at Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Istanbul, responded to this review

Greetings from the Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Many thanks for your most positive review on our hotel. Great to read that you were satisfied with all the service provided in the hotel and that liked the rooms, breakfast, location and treats provided to yourself as a valued Club Carlson Concierge member. I have shared your review with Özgür and the... More

Malaga, Spain
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

I stayed with my famely. scervies is excellent, staff is very frindly. nice room . Is it my haniun vienw. good food,and usual breckfast. Excellent hospitality. Next time weare in istsnbul we will be staying ther again

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RD_Bosphorus, General Manager at Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Istanbul, responded to this review

Greetings from the Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Istanbul, It is a pleasure reading such wonderful feedback. I have shared your kind feedback with the rest of the team who was also delighted by your review. Hope to welcome you back before it is too long. Kind regards, Sonja Dive-Dahl More

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Address: Ciragan Cad. No:46 Ortakoy, Besiktas, Istanbul 34349, Turkey (Formerly Radisson SAS)
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Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Istanbul 5*
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#55 Spa Hotel in Istanbul #113 Business Hotel in Istanbul #122 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul #131 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul #210 Family Hotel in Istanbul
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Enjoy sumptuous lodging and city proximity at this stylish hotel in Istanbul. Its Bosphorus location is near a variety of transport options as well as attractions like Taksim Square and exciting nightlife destinations. The 120 rooms and suites are stylishly decorated and provide thoughtful touches like Free high-speed, wireless Internet. Savour delicious Turkish cuisine at StarBoard Restaurant, and then head to Cruise Lounge Bar for a glamorous evening sipping drinks. Both venues overlook the Bosphorus Strait, giving you a memorable dining experience. Relax at the hotel's on-site wellness centre, which includes a Turkish sauna. For efficient events against the backdrop of the scenic strait, the Pupa Terrace features modern equipment and a great outdoor locale. ... more   less 
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