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Lycus River Hotel

5.0 of 5 Karahayit Koyu Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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
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Marmaris, Turkey
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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

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London, UK
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69 reviews 69 reviews
31 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

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West Covina, California
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

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Watford, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

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Taguig City, Philippines
18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

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Santa Cruz, California
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quiet, good hotel with good SPA, and good food and service. Esapecially the warm, red water from underground was a positiv experience. Try to stay for minimum 2 days if possibble, this place is worth it.

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New York City, New York
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you love some peace and quiet after a tumultuous stay in Istanbul, then this little hotel is the place to be. Although it may be a little too low-key for some folks, the hotel embodies what the Pamukkale region is famous for: hot mineral springs and (of course) Dr. Fish. The waters contain about 14 different minerals, so the... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were happy with the thermal pool but that was about it! Unfortunately the beds were uncomfortable, the breakfast was ok not fantastic, they charged extra for water and as you can't drink the hotel water it really should be included in the price. We had a triple room and had to ask twice for an extra towel, cup etc.The... More

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Houston, Texas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Our bus tour director said this was the best hotel in the area, if so, I hate to see what the others are like. The room was marginally acceptable, the free Wi-Fi was nearly impossible to connect to. the front desk told me, "what do you expect with 400 people on it?" what I expect is at Wi-Fi system in... More

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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
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