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Merit Sahmaran

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Van-Edremit Yolu 7.Km, Edremit 65170, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013
Ken H Hong Kong, China
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Hong Kong, China
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81 reviews 81 reviews
38 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

t Euro 65 -double ,this was a much better hotel than many we stayed in on our road trip around Turkey . Great view of lake ,nice pool. No aircon in summer (period) but reasonably cool with window open in july. Clean room and bathroom, good wifi, ,breakfast had lots of yogurt and honey but the rest was avaerage and... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

My stay started bad and got worse when I ate at the restaurant next door for dinner (MERİT OCAKBAŞI VE MANGAL AÇILDI)...firstly the bell boy insisted that my room was on floor 2 when the number was 3**, finally he admitted I was right (My Turkish is OK ). Dinner next door (affiliated with the hotel) was grossly overpriced. There... More

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Chicago
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

really worn out... carpet was really dirty... AC was not working even in peak summer... worst part was the loud music... TILL 2AM!!!!! many new hotels have come up after the earthquake... suggest you find something else...

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London
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

The hotel needs some help - the decoration is really worn out. The little electric "don't disturb/clean room" signs outside the door are amazing (and very funny) but other than that, the whole place looks very tired. The service was ok and breakfast was non-descript. BEWARE if you get a room looking on to lake Van at the edges of... More

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Lyon, France
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012

Hotel is perfectly located on the lake side. The view from lake side rooms is very nice. Hotel's bbq restaurant Mangal and fish restaurant are delicious. Fish restaurant, with its broad windows next to the lake has a nice atmosphere. Their specialties, sea bass cooked in hard salt and warm spinach-cheese souffle are must tries. Hotel's staff are not fluent... More

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limerick
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

I stayed at the 4* merit shamaran on beautiful lake van for 13 nights !! after a long flight i arrived at the hotel , the room was simple but clean and had a lovley view of the lake the decor was a little "tierd" and in need of updating and far too many van cat pictures throughout the hotel... More

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Sulaimaniyah, Iraq
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8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

We had hoped to spend two happy nights/days at this hotel on the beautiful Lake Van, but the reception desk staff were so unpleasant that we left after one night to return to Mardin. The restaurant staff did direct us to a fantastic restaurant within sight of this hotel - on the road toward Van - where we had the... More

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Milan, Italy
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2012

The roms are simple but clean, the staff are very friendly and did everything to make our stay comfortable and enjoyable. The views on the lake are fantastic , its very relaxing and would recommend it for a short stay in the region. The restaurant is nice with trditional food to suit all tastes , with a good service.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2012

Tranquil settings. Breakfast area is outside and it is overlooking the lake, nice, peaceful atmosphere. The breakfast buffet also includes local specialities, delicious. I recommend you to try the region's honey with a special yoghurt cream and dried wallnuts. Clean, spacious rooms. Ask for a lake side room, the view is wonderful. Big range of free toiletries including even a... More

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antwerp
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118 reviews 118 reviews
92 hotel reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2011

Good hotel. Stayed only one night while on a tour. Good location at the lake. Room ok. Good food buffet style. Breakfast can be taken at the pool, nice. Friendly service.

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Address: Van-Edremit Yolu 7.Km, Edremit 65170, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Edremit
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Merit Sahmaran 4*
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Merit Sahmaran Hotel Edremit
Merit Sahmaran Van Province, Turkey

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Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
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Situated right on the lakeside, this 4-star hotel commands fantastic views of Van Lake and breathtaking sunsets. Offers elegantly decorated rooms with scenic views of Van Lake and Van hills. Rooms are spacious and feature range of modern amenities with free wireless internet access. 3 restaurants offer range of delicious, international, local specialties. City’s top cultural attractions such as Akdamar Island, Van Castle and Muradiye Waterfalls are within easy reach. The airport is 7 km away. ... more   less 
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