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Novotel Istanbul

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kazlicesme Mah. Kennedy Cad. No:56 Zeytinburnu Merkez, Zeytinburnu, Istanbul 34025, Turkey
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Ranked #283 of 917 hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    3 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
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Toronto, Canada
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Positives: - 1/2 way between the airport and the city - 3 free shuttle bus destinations - Clean, modern, nice rooms/bathrooms - Great breakfast buffet - Friendly, helpful staff Negatives: - Relatively far from tourist destinations - Isolated (not near restaurants and other services) - Pool was closed 1 of 4 days, and closed early (at 4:00 PM) on 2... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The truth is, a trip to Istanbul is not about the Hotel. You need something comfortable and convenient. That's what Novotel Istanbul is... comfortable and convenient. Get there: Take a taxi from Ataturk airport. This should cost in the region of 30 to 35 Tr. The room: Costs around 70€ for a twin single. Its rather comfortable with a separate... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Novotels are always reliable, and this property is no exception. Location is a bit far from the happening places like Sultanahmet and Taksim square, but the Hotel shuttle really helps.No shops / bars / cafés in reasonable walking distance worth going to. Room was above expectation, spacious, very clean, nespresso machine, well stocked mini bar. A centre table probably was... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quite a ways away but nice rooms as expected of the brand. Loved the buffet breakfast. Location a bit far from where i wanted to be but they provide free shuttle services to the must see spots. I had a standard smoking room on one of the higher floors. It was good but you could sometimes still hear the prayers... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Our 2 night stay here was just as enjoyable as our first stay 5years ago. That's because the service at this hotel is excellent. From the first greeting, to the housekeeping staff and the restaurant staff in particular, are all amazing. There is a great pool and the gym is excellent too. This hotel is great if you require quick... More

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Winchester, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I stay here quite frequently usually when transiting through Istanbul. If you're transiting this place is better than most of the other hotels in the area. However, if you're going to do sightseeing in Istanbul I would stay downtown near the centrally located Taksim Square.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We stayed as a family and found the room to be great for 4, wonderful views of the sea and shipping. Enjoyed the buffet breakfast and helpful staff in bar and restaurant. Although the location is out of the centre, it's good for the airport and the hotel shuttle to town is excellent. All round a winner for us!

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Dear Guest, We thank you for choosing Novotel İstanbul. We are honored to note your satisfaction with our services and it is always encouraging for us to learn that our guests are satisfied with our services as it is what we strive for every day. We look forward welcoming you back in Novotel İstanbul in the near future. Sincerely Yours,... More

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Address: Kazlicesme Mah. Kennedy Cad. No:56 Zeytinburnu Merkez, Zeytinburnu, Istanbul 34025, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Novotel Istanbul 4*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#120 Business Hotel in Istanbul #170 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul #209 Family Hotel in Istanbul #220 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
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Novotel Istanbul, 4 star hotel located between the city center and the Ataturk Airport, is ideal for a business trip or holiday. Offering sea view rooms, free wi-fi internet, free scheduled shuttle to/from Taksim Square, Sultanahmet and Bakirkoy, a business center, a restaurant, bar, gym, outdoor swimming pool (in operation between 1st June - 15th September and might be closed during events), Hotel is within easy access to the business district, historical old city and shopping areas. ... more   less 
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