We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lycus River Hotel

5.0 of 5 Karahayit Koyu Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 1 more site!
Lycus River Hotel
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Lycus River Hotel
Write a Review

381 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (34)
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Indonesian first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Pretoria, South Africa
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
20 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was clean and comfortable but definately not 4*..food was good, the thermal pool was great but in need of a good revamp i would say. well located. Close to Pammukale. Very big restaurant feeling like a cafeteria. If a little more effort is done to revamp and make it nicer it can be great.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Firstly, I don’t think this is a 5 star hotel but nice lobby and ground. Overall, I like our room and the hot spring pool (both in door and outside).Our room and toilet were small but clean. The bed was comfortable and there was fresh fruits basket (FOC) for guests.They provided breakfast and dinner and the food just normal. On... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My room was great ! The staff was nice and polite . But for me it is not normal one beer to be more expensive than here on OKTOBERFEST . Cocktails 10-15 euro ( in Agia Napa Cyprus or Ibiza 5-8 ) I am lucky that we were HB and we pay only for the Drinks . The spa is... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melbourne, Australia
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I honestly don't see what there is to whinge about. It's an excellent hotel and worthy of it's 5 star rating. Having read previous and most recent reviews, I was rather skeptical about this hotel and tried to lower my expectations as advised by my Turkish friend. So I was pleasantly surprised! Here's my take: 1. First of all, you... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Marmaris, Turkey
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

This hotel is absolutely not a five star hotel. Far from two star. Very bad hotel room, old furniture, untidy beds, not working tv. The dinner is between 19:00-22:00 but when we went to restaurant at 21:10 , they said there is no food, its closed. Very poor breakfast like one star breakfast. Rude workers. They even dont hesitate to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, UK
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
34 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We stayed here with a tour group. Our room was miles from reception. Not a good start. It is easy to get lost. The room was tired and unloved. The wi-fi didn't work at all. The staff were overwhelmed by the numbers. The food was worse than RyanAir's food. The waiters in the aircraft hanger that doubled up as a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
West Covina, California
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

we were here with a tour group... needless to say, it's a good thing we were here for only 1 night. the food is all the same in these hotels that cater to bus loads so definitely not good. the rooms are worn and definitely need some TLC. We did use the spa and got a great Turkish Massage which... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Watford, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

The entrance and foyer of the hotel was excellent and gave the feeling of 5 star hotel, but the rooms were very poor, beds were shabbily made, the bath room was the worst area in the room, the toilet seat was broken, the shower head did not fit the fittings as the shower was hanging off and the water just... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Taguig City, Philippines
18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014 via mobile

We arrived at night just trying to catch up with our tour group and its dinner time. You'll be met with a guy who don't speak much english but led us immediately to the dining area for dinner. The room was filled with tourists, the buffet area is big enough to accommodate about 100 people. The food was regular, nothing... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Santa Cruz, California
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

The grounds of this hotel are very pretty, and it's close to Pamukkale and ancient Hieropolis. But the room was pretty basic and worn, and the bed was uncomfortable. The staff were fine; the food wasn't memorable.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Lycus River Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Lycus River Hotel

Address: Karahayit Koyu Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Denizli Province > Pamukkale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:5 star — Lycus River Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 275
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Despegar.com, TripOnline SA and Odigeo so you can book your Lycus River Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Pamukkale

241 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (224)
Bathroom (24)
Hotel & grounds (61)
Room/suite (40)
Pool/beach area (44)
Family/play areas (5)
Dining (16)
View from room (5)
Other (29)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (17)
Other (17)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay